How easy is it to end the life of the one you love?
To destroy them, take them to pieces until there's nothing left, not even a bloody corpse to mourn over.
Very f*cking easy. I should know.
Light a spark, throw the match, and watch it all burn.
Don't apologize. Don't waste your breath.
Don't look back.
Because looking back brings you down with them.
And there can be only one victor...
In this War of Hearts.
Not your typical bully romance but don't let that put you off.
For fans of Blair & Chuck in Gossip Girl and ...
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The bodies of two teenagers have been discovered, from different universities, but they went to the same school.
A Serial killer is on the loose in London and Alex Brown is investigating.
Alex uncovers a narcissistic killer hell bent on destroying everything that they have come into contact with. Stalking his victims, they all trusted him, and now he pins them to the floor with a nail gun and takes everything from them.
A prequel to the ...
Former thief and Earthen rebel Kat Allan is used to being on her own. In fact, she prefers it that way, even on the alien planet upon which she and her four crewmates now reside. Other than her best friend Harper, Kat has managed to keep just about everyone at a distance. And it's all for their own good, as far as she's concerned.
But an alien male with a quick mind and a generous spirit puts her walls to the test and has her questioning just how much she wants to keep herself cut off from the possibility of friendship, and maybe ...
Ana hasn't used her magic since her mother's death but after being stood up for the third time, she decides it's time to break her magic free lifestyle. Luckily for her she decides to call her soul mate to her on one of the most powerful Wiccan days of the year.
There is no way Ana can fail. Her magic is alive and strong as she casts the spell to bring her soul mate to her. The only thing is ,she doesn't know what to expect. But she finds a Highlander from Ireland and his sweet words and undeniable desire for her has Ana on the ...
When his homeland is in danger, Rengar Stina sacrifices his future to help defeat the enemy. His oath to the Lady of the Grimwald gives him the power to turn himself into a werebear, enormous and fearsome. What he gives in return is his promise to remain in the forest once the war is over and to be one of its protectors.
For more than a century and a half, Rengar upholds that promise, living in the forest sometimes as a bear, sometimes as a man. He is able to venture out as a man to visit the nearby town where he grew up. He goes ...
Genre: Short Stories
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"A Text-book of Paper-making" by C. F. Cross, E. J. Bevan. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten?or yet undiscovered gems?of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality ...
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Whitney Forbes has perfect timing except when it comes to Reid Wallace. He keeps running into her -- literally -- and the blackouts she thought were under control have returned.
?Surviving high school just got a lot more complicated as she tries to determine if there is more to handsome Reid than his looks and popularity. But little does Whitney know, her real survival skills are about to be put to the test as the world's next dark force, the Tenebraen, are on the brink of coming out of the shadows. Will she have what it takes to ...
During an assignment in space in the year 2135, Captain Kailin Patrick tests a dream den built to give people the chance to relive and create new, pleasant memories, but, as the machine offers the opportunity for him to reexperience intimate moments with a past love, Kailin can't resist and builds himself up to a devastating mental breakdown, bringing his personal mission to an abrupt end just after observing the destruction of Saturn at the hands of a cosmic event, one that may also destroy the planet he calls home.
For a man whose ...
Victorian Scarborough, 1899. A blazing hot summer. Brothers Sidney and Walter Paget, illustrators of the Sherlock Holmes stories in the Strand magazine, are holidaying in the Yorkshire resort when they discover the body of a naked man with a knife thrust deep into his ribs. As they are drawn into the case, murder follows upon murder, disappearance upon disappearance, until they can no longer be certain who is who or what is what. Inspector Brasher of Scotland Yard is called in to unravel the mystery and the brothers soon fall under ...
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Did the Knights Templar find the lost treasure and bring it to the New World?
Read "The Ancients" and discover what really happened to the treasure and the Ark of the Covenant. It is the greatest mystery of all times.
Jack Gunn is fighting alongside the modern Templar Warriors to find the lost treasure. During a time of turmoil, chaos, and mayhem they battle their way across the United States, following the clues on a holy relic named 'The Sword of Jerusalem' which they hope will lead them to the treasure.
It is a ...
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The scent of a murderer...
After her marriage ends, Dr Lizzie Browne leaves her medical practice in Whitechapel, London, for a country practice in Stibbington, looking for a fresh start. But if she thinks she's in for peace, she is sadly mistaken, as the countryside itself may be tranquil, but people are the same wherever you go.
Lizzie's daughter Louise works in PR. When she asks Lizzie to attend a perfume launch at Country House Hotel, the grand estate in Stibbington, Lizzie's main concern is how uncomfortable her high heels ...
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A haunted romance. An unsolved mystery. And a centuries-old curse at the heart of it all.
Off the rough coast of North Carolina's Outer Banks, Ella Simon tracks down one man -- the infamous pirate Blackbeard. She must identify a shipwreck off the coast of the island, but she and her divemaster Mitch Thompson discover much more than that.
They just have to stay alive long enough to solve the mystery of a young girl's killer before the ghosts of dead pirates take them down to the bottom of the ocean, forever.
A haunted romance, a ...
Sometimes you just know.
Landscaper and ex-quarterback Thao isn't usually shy with women. The tragic knee accident that put a sudden end to his promising football career hasn't harmed his confidence.
But when he meets herb store owner Layla with her endearing blush and her liquid green eyes, his easy charm abandons him, leaving him speechless...
Read this cute and heartwarming tale of love at first sight today!
*** Meeting Her can be read as a standalone or as prequel to Until It's Gone***
***Romantic Garden Tales is a series ...
The author while pondering over the problem of AIDS; thought, "What a similarity between the AIDS and Religious Fanaticism! In first, when the God given immunity is destroyed, an individual picks up his/her own sentence of death, and in another when the God given conscience is destroyed; the society takes on itself the sentence of death!"
The story emerged from a write up in 'The Times of India' about an unknown beautiful young woman [Jaya in the novel] who had befriended a young businessman on their way to Delhi in a train journey. ...
A switch is flipped the night of the dance. Something awakens within Kate Archer that alters her relationship with Nick and Alex. Haunting visions of the past begin to plague her. In an effort to maintain harmony within her relationships, she tries to hide the knowledge the dreams reveal to her. Eventually, when the façade that she's so carefully crafted begins to unravel, Kate realizes that the past has no boundaries, and it has stained her soul. It is then that the truth finally sets her free.
In the middle of a wintry night, private investigator Fina Fitzgibbons finds Phyllida Oxley slumped over her dining room table, the victim of memory-impairing date rape drugs. When her condition goes from poor to comatose, her distraught fifteen-year-old granddaughter, Kat Oxley disappears. Meanwhile, Fina's agency is busy surveilling a massage parlor in Bensonhurst suspected of human trafficking, and Fina's father reappears to throw a wrench into her relationship with NYPD Patrol Officer Denny McDuffy. As Fina frantically searches ...
A strange white cat wandered about the streets of Reme while Captain Tiana Highrider, master of the pirate ship Vixen, held court.
The red-haired beauty was queen of the pirates and had seen many strange things throughout her adventures, but when a harmless blind beggar moves with the certainty of his sighted days, her instincts are prickling.
Suddenly, she and her adopted father, the mighty Caranga, are brought before the king and asked to take up the quest to return his kidnapped daughter. The king also tells of a dark power he ...
A move to the small town of Spring Falls, New York is the perfect cure for Mia Gartner's horrid commute. However, her new home isn't quite empty.
She adored working in fine art restoration, but a two-hour ride each way got old fast. When her husband found a house for sale at a suspiciously low price, they jumped at it. Mia expected chemical contamination, a fixer-upper, or termites, so when the problem turned out to be persistent rumors of haunting, she set aside her worries. Adam hoped the place would propel his parapsychology ...
An academy made for monsters.
A shifter I can't avoid because he fires up my bloodlust.
That's what my life has become.
I'm used to being the weird girl.
When I look at people, I see their auras instead of their faces.
But I never thought a vampire would rip out of me when a mysterious man told me these simple words: "Your blood is mine."
The timing was too perfect.
Right after that, the headmaster of Nightshade Academy kidnapped me before I could hurt someone with my newly "awakened" vampire genes. Now she's making me ...
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A no-nonsense modern woman with little time for flights of fancy, Ariel reluctantly takes time from her important job as the head of an accounting firm to journey to the highlands of Scotland; bound to serve as a begrudging maid of honor in her sister's historically themed wedding.
Ariel awakes the morning of the wedding to find the Scottish castle that would serve as the site of that day's wedding oddly transformed. Her family has disappeared, as have all semblance of modern conveniences. In their place is Bhaltair- a handsome ...
Aditya Gokhale, a cynical, clinically depressed teenager, and Radha Bose, a former soldier who quit to become a private investigator due to PTSD, end up working together. Their first case - to determine whether the death of a television actor's son was a murder or suicide. Will the unlikely partnership flourish, or will it crash and burn? Will Aditya and Radha grow closer through shared pain, or will that very pain ensure their failure?
Can be read as a stand alone book - another emotional rollercoaster from Joanne
After escaping from an abusive marriage and experiencing trauma, heartbreak and loss, Juliet finally picks up the pieces of her life and starts a fresh. Will the future promise to be better than the past? Only Juliet can decide which path to take . Will it be with Alex, the love of her life?
Although this is book two in the Alex and Juliet series it can be read as a stand alone book.
'I loved this better than the first" - Sue Nicholls reader quote
A haunting at Christmas. A gothic murder mystery. A chance meeting with an old flame on Christmas Eve. Santa dreading the mess he will get home to after work.
Christmas Gifts is an anthology of new authors featuring short stories and poetry with a festive theme. Nothing is off limits.
Untold histories are often the most interesting...
Can a King be a Queen?
Can an Emperor love a King and a Queen?
Are you ready to accept that Rome's greatest ruler was Bisexual?
In an ancient Greek province, there lived a King and his sister-wife. You are unlikely to have heard of them, yet they changed history in ways that have been blushed about, scorned, edited, redacted and buried for nearly 2,000 years.
For, you see, those minor royals encountered the young Gaius Julius Caesar, long before he became the ruler of Rome. They ...
When the tough-talking gunman Duke Guthrie walks into Sean O'Malley's cabin, the young orphan has no idea that it will change his life forever...
On the run from the law, the federals finally catch up with Guthrie - but not before he has time to bestow his dying wish upon Sean.
He bequests to him a Missouri stern-wheeler, named the Luke J. Anders.
But this is no ordinary boat.
Hidden in the depths of the vessel are fortunes and riches, the likes of which Sean can only imagine.
He turns his back on the past, saddles his pony and ...
Why run from your troubles when you can fly instead?
When Caity Shaw is fired from her first job that doesn't require an elf uniform, her older sister, Rachel, an event planner, hires her to work a meeting in Dublin. Caity jumps at the opportunity to travel abroad and escape her pathetic life. However, even four thousand miles from home, there's no avoiding debt collectors, an overbearing mother, and haunting memories of a controlling ex.
While in Dublin, Caity suffers a series of humiliating mishaps, causing her to lose even more ...
Daydreaming is dangerous.
Especially if you're Thaddeus McPhee -- his fantasies not only doom him to summer school (complete with repeat bullies) they also land him in hostile territory: think alien wars. Seriously.
As for high school: he's got a weird family birthmark on his forehead that's hard to hide, he's flunking out, and everyone else has a special talent except him -- unless snoozing in class counts. Especially his friend Nick: he's an ace student and super focused on being a famous chef. This comparison -- which his ...
An American security agent is assigned to work in Madrid with a woman from a Spanish team on the mission of stopping a terrorist attack. The plot involves the use of laundered money to buy weapons of mass destruction that will be directed at an unknown target in New York City. Working in Madrid's underworld of prostitutes, pimps, drug dealers, and money runners, they have only two weeks to unravel the plot.
Another charming romance from New York Times bestselling author Lauren Royal and her daughter, featuring their "outrageously funny, loyal, and endearing" Chase family!
Young widow Clarice Bradford is perfectly content. She has a pretty one-room cottage and a lovely little daughter, and the last thing she's looking for is another husband. Until one fairytale evening when she's invited to a wedding at a castle...
Sir Cameron Leslie is used to getting what he wants -- and the moment he lays eyes on Clarice, what he wants is to bring ...
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Angie is determined to get back home, desperate to let her mother know that she loves her and always has. Angie Masterson is stationed in Afghanistan when receives news from her brother that their mother is in the hospital. She needs to come home. Now. After receiving leave, Angie meets Bo at the airport, a fellow soldier missing a leg, on his way home for Christmas.
Angie and her mother and brother, Brady, have endured a strained ...
Life has an ironic of way of challenging you: because life isn't perfect.
You could say a beautiful girl, a successful singer and actress, with a handsome man on her arm, has the perfect life.
Melia Mann would agree with you. She had it all...
Until she witnessed a murder.
Suddenly her life is thrown into the chaos of witness protection, turned upside down by a crazy special agent tasked with keeping her safe. Thrust into close proximity with this stranger, for who knows how long, she'll have to make decisions that she never ...
Saree's got a secret. A truly unique talent.
Trillions rely on her rare gift. If they knew, they'd betray her in a heartbeat for the huge reward.
Despite Saree's best efforts, rumors fly. Desperate, she jumps on Lightwave Fold Transport just ahead of a bounty hunter.
But Lightwave might not be safer.
Lightwave's crew were mercenaries. Mercenaries who destroyed her childhood home. Saree barely escaped last time. Will they recognize her?
Worse, will they discover who she really is?
Discover Saree's secret today.
This seven-book ...
THE KING OF WALL STREET IS BROUGHT TO HIS KNEES BY AN AMBITIOUS BOMBSHELL.
I keep my two worlds separate.
At work, I'm King of Wall Street. The heaviest hitters in Manhattan come to me to make money. They do whatever I say because I'm always right. I'm shrewd. Exacting. Some say ruthless.
At home, I'm a single dad trying to keep his fourteen year old daughter a kid for as long as possible. If my daughter does what I say, somewhere there's a snowball surviving in hell. And nothing I say is ever right.
When Harper Jayne starts as ...
The dark can be a terrible, terrible place...
A young man's attempts at breaking parole end in a night of horror. A child realizes his Christmas gift might be more sinister than he originally thought. An editor accidentally uncovers his client's sinister plan to cleanse the world of all evil...
Scare Street's roster of authors Ron Ripley, David Longhorn, Sara Clancy and A. I. Nasser come together to bring you 10 of the most terrifying tales meant to chill you to your core.
So head over to your favorite reading spot, make ...
*** Now a USA Today bestselling series! ***
USA Today Best Selling Author, Willow Winters, brings you an EPIC anti-hero brought to his knees in a heart-wrenching, binge-worthy series.
I should've known she would ruin me the moment I saw her.
Women like her are made to destroy men like me.
I couldn't resist her though.
Given to me to start a war; I was too eager to accept.
But I didn't know what she'd do to me. That she would change everything.
She sees through me in a way no one else ever has.
Her innocence and vulnerability ...
Love... it can manifest itself into many forms. It can be wonderful and life changing or dark and obsessive. It can protect and redeem or it can control and possess. It can lift you up... or it can drop you from a great height and utterly destroy you.
Ex-Detective Inspector Carla Right has spent the last two years building up her missing person's agency. She receives a letter from a woman asking for help to find her husband, who has been missing for a few months. All the evidence initially points to this being a simple case of a ...
It's a YOUNG ADULT STORYBOOK based on historical fantasy set in Malaysia whilst linking to India, China, Indonesia, England and others through its characters. And depicts drama composed of an Indian family, of sweet friendships, dangerous characters with supernatural abilities, of espionage and lurking dangers of 21st century , the trial and tribulations of life and the thing called love. And told with elements of dark humour to keep the realities to the minimum. The story was inspired by English writers of the past and by the Chola ...
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Scotland, 1424: Sir Law Kintour has returned from the war in France injured, broke, and in need of a patron. In desperation, he reluctantly accepts a commission to find a nobleman's missing wife. He enlists the aid of a fellow Scot. But his friend is murdered, and Law discovers he has been lied to. As the murders continue to mount, powerful interests come into play. When the Sheriff of Perth considers him a convenient scapegoat, it gives Law no choice but to untangle the lies and find the killer or hang for the murders.
Some children are more precious than others...
... because their organs are worth a fortune.
Why did the guard save her?
In her mid-twenties, Tansy knew her time was near. At the barren California camp, where they were kept like cattle, nobody got out alive. Created from stem cells at the Wellington/Clark Labs, the kids were nothing more than a commodity. Then the most amazing thing happened.
With a newborn baby in tow, they make it to Reno and that's where they met a transgendered woman named Betty. She took them ...
John Milton's epic 17th-century poetic masterpiece draws upon Bible stories and classical mythology to explore the meaning of existence. Paradise Lost has exercised enormous influence on generations of artists and their works, ranging from the Romantic poets William Blake and Percy Bysshe Shelley to Joseph Haydn's oratorio The Creation and J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings.
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One man escapes the world only to rise to absurd infamy while another is shattered and struggles to define himself in the aftermath of his wife's disappearance.
Max volunteers for bizarre surgery which leaves him forever interred in a cocoon of self. In his utter solitude, he recites poetry that mobilizes a movement and threatens the stability of a nation.
John, having lost his wife, is unhinged by isolation and remorse. He disintegrates into multiple personalities which fold back into him when he and Max finally meet.
Genre: Literary Fiction
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Abounding in intrigue, action and romance, "1914, A Prelude to Love and War" is Book One of an historical fiction series recalling the First World War. Commemorating the Centennial of the First World War, this novel combines a gripping romance story with a scrutinizing look at the causes and events of "the war to end all wars."
Recruited into MI6___ the British Intelligence Service___ Michael Adler a United States citizen finds himself in a conflicted romantic entanglement with Claire Jaurés, a self-proclaimed French pacifist and ...
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Innocent women pay with their lives for the sins of others!
"IF YOU LIKE STRONG CHARACTERIZATIONS, GREAT DIALOGUE AND SURPRISES, PULITZER-NOMINEE LAWRENCE DE MARIA'S ALTON RHODE MYSTERIES ARE IN A CLASS BY THEMSELVES." (John Crudele, New York Post); "A LAWRENCE DE MARIA TITLE GIVES YOU MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK THAN JUST ABOUT ANYTHING IN THE BOOK MARKETPLACE TODAY." (Florida Weekly); "A MASTER OF THRILLER DIALOGUE." (Washington Independent Review of Books); "WHILE DE MARIA MAY HAVE BEEN AN AWARD-WINNING FINANCIAL REPORTER, HE'S AN ...
IT WAS A HOLIDAY TO DIE FOR...
FLATLINE DANCERS is a baffling murder mystery with several twists set in the remote Western Isles of Scotland. Blackly comedic in tone, it follows the fates of the Hitching Harlots - a group of ill-assorted women from Galashiels in the Scottish Borders - who travel to Ondtsted in the Outer Hebrides for a long-awaited weekend of drinking, dancing, and - ultimately - dying. Unfortunately for the unwitting line-dancing ladies, Ondtsted in Old Norse means "evil place"; so, perhaps not surprisingly, the ...
Most folks in Tropical Breeze understand that The Bookery is haunted. Barnabas Elgin and his cat live in the antique apartment over the used book store, and even though other entities seem to be floating around the building, they all seem happy together. However, a new invisible boarder has arrived, uninvited and unwelcome, and this one is wreaking havoc. Barnabas needs help, and Taylor Verone just may have the skills he needs.
Although she'd like to help Barnabas, between running her private animal shelter and dealing with a ...
Ghosts from the past. Visions of the future. A priest on a doomed mission to a heathen island, a painting hidden from public view for seventy years, and a Fiat Punto full of rotting groceries. Love, loss and loneliness are the themes that unite these eight stories, five of them translated from their original Gaelic by the author.
Vampire Alexis Black is on a mission - to rejoin the human race.
Alexis Black never wanted to be a vampire, so when an angel-with-an-attitude offers her an iron clad contract to become human again, she signs without reading the fine print. Too bad it didn't mention the badass vampire who now rides shotgun in her brain. Her new insatiable bloodlust. Or the I-hate-everything-with-fangs human sidekick.
Her job. Kill one vampire, werewolf, or creepy-crawly every night for fifty years. The reward for killing without conscience - her ...
A short story prequel to Chris Graham's, the 'Lena's Friends' novels.
The year is 2004. You are about to meet Lena Fox for the very first time.
Lena sells herself. She works as a high class escort. In essence, she is a prostitute. A very good one, a very successful one, she enjoys her work immensely and has done very well from it.
Lena's real passion though, is not one that reflects the Champagne lifestyle of her wealthy clientèle. Lena's passion has wheels. Lena prefers to wear well worn jeans, Doc Marten boots, and ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Hillary thought her marriage was bright and full of life but after a devastating miscarriage and a manipulative mother-in-law, the magic Hillary and Jameson once had is starting to crumble.
Their eight year old daughter, Maryn, begs to have a Twitter account just so she can follow her favorite pop star Justin Bieber. After much consideration and debate Hillary sets up an account, but what Hillary never counted on was finding Derek. A man who seems to understand her better than her husband.
Is Jameson's love enough to save his ...
Several of the best human hypocrisies are immortalized in catechisms. We say "violence never solved anything" when history repeatedly teaches us otherwise, and once we prematurely labeled an entire, global war as "The War to End All Wars" long before we recorded its half-formed outcome.
Dynasties fall. Empires rise. In marble, granite and concrete, we immortalize these events, large and small, and we celebrate the human beings named heroes there. Rightly so.
Pause a moment before The Wall - let your finger trace names in stone. ...
When psychologist Lisa Rayburn is offered the chance to evaluate the psychiatric release of Roman Guerrero -- a man who confessed to slaughtering eleven people nearly a decade earlier -- she's both tempted and wary. The ramifications of any decision regarding the man's release might just outweigh the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to work with such a fascinating -- and mysterious -- subject.
Was Guerrero the one responsible for what happened the night eleven people died in a Milwaukee restaurant? Nobody really knows, but the ...
Every version of Cinderella in one beautifully formatted e-book with stunning original art.
The Cat Cinderella
The Little Glass Slipper
The Baba Yaga
The Little Glass Slipper
The Sharp Grey Sheep
The Hearth Cat
The Princess and The Golden Shoes
The Twelve Months
Kongji and Patzzi
Bawang Putih And Bawang Merah
The Story of T?m and Cám
Fair, Brown, and Trembling
*Illustrated with original art from renowned artists Harry Clarke, ...
Genre: Mythology & Folk Tales
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For countless generations the Ship has sailed the dark void between the stars, venturing towards a new world and a new home for those within. Phoebe and Jacob are to be among the last of the Ship generations. To Jacob, the Ship is a cage, an illusion of a world. A choice he never made. To Phoebe, the Ship represents everything she has ever known. It is her connection to her history, to those who came before her and the world they left behind. Now the Great Journey approaches its end, and Phoebe and Jacob set out upon a journey of ...
Genre: Short Stories
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In this mature romance, public school teacher and CIA advisor Martina Jung is assigned Russian spy Stanley Osipov as her target. When they fall in love, they find themselves dangerously at odds with their respective governments. But the situation is compounded as both must deal with the subsequent upheavals to their private lives. For most of their lives, both have stayed true to their ideals, but now the stars align, and the lovers are caught in the irresistible powers of nature.
"A superb story teller, Saunders is well on his way to becoming a true master of the macabre."
Mark Edward Hall
(Author of Soul Thief and Apocalypse island)
The sequel to 2014's successful X: A Collection of Horror features ten more slices of dark fiction from the blood-soaked pages of Fantastic Horror, Unspoken Water, Dark Valentine and several anthologies. Also includes two previously unpublished stories, extensive notes, and original artwork by Greg Chapman.
Meet the teacher who sees dead pupils, the ambulance crew who pick ...
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Warning! This ebook contains explicit scenes of passion and desire. For adult eyes only!!!
Genre: Short Stories
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In the Viking time, when a man took a woman and bonded himself to any woman he choose regardless of what a woman wanted, a young woman in love finds that she wants to be different. Petra Leifdottir knows all about the bonding and what happens afterwards and it scares her more than just a little. Why should the man be the only one who gets something from the bonding? Why can't the woman enjoy life too? The village of Rognakson lies near the ocean making it a perfect place to send long boats on raids. These raids are the lifeblood of ...
A collection of Amish romance short stories
When Savannah Richmond gets a notice from a lawyer named Alec Murphy about the last will and testament of a woman she doesn't know, she was puzzled. She had no relatives in Ohio, much less Amish relatives. Convinced that the letter was sent in error, she initially refuses the invite... But then she decides to visit the small Amish town against her better judgement. Suddenly she finds herself as the sole heir of the Sunrise Farm, and it doesn't take long for her to clash heads with Joseph ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
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Two decades after an apocalypse that wipes out most of human life on Earth, Luca, who knows nothing more than protecting those he cares little about, resides within a small village that seems to be the only bastion of humanity for a hundred miles, and, as the only person who knows how to put up a fight in the town, he goes between menial tasks, smoking away his pent-up past despite the failing health of his heart, and deciding who gets to live or die with nobody but his priest and God to judge him. Though, there is something that ...
A beautiful young girl, was a typist, though not a contented typist. She yearned after a high, impossible ideal, which involved all the more vulgar luxuries so easily obtainable in exchange for cash. The typewriting office at which she was employed had been started by Felix Grig, a middle-aged man of means, as a hobby for his spinster sister. Miss Grig suspected that Felix was more interested in Lilian than he ought to be ; therefore, she gave Lilian the sack. But this ruse was unsuccessful, for Felix invited Lilian to dine at the ...
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Jeremy Dunston, a wealthy and sophisticated 66 year old widowed Canadian attorney, loses his fortune and his reputation in the blink of an eye when he is swindled by his young law partner. Jeremy moves to Las Vegas to avoid the humiliation back home and finds a menial job slinging burgers. Does romance forsake a man who has lost it all?
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Donald W. Desaulniers is a retired real estate lawyer from Belleville, Ontario, Canada who operated a one-man law firm in that beautiful city from 1973 until 2009. Still residing in ...
Join one of the world's greatest detectives and his assistant as they help to solve the unsolvable with Lestrade and his team at the metropolitan police.
Follow Holmes and Watson as they traverse the streets of London and take on cases from the most unlikely of clients in these thirteen short mysteries.?
In Val Andrews'?Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Dozen?you will find marvellous tales of intrigue and mystery... ??
? The Lobster Quadrille
Colonel Archibald Fanshawe, from Watson's Afghanistan days, bumps into his old ...
Vanessa expects nothing but geeks at a technology convention in Vegas. The full-figured vampire is attracted to intellectuals, but she wants more. She is hoping to meet a vampire she can fall in love with.
Ian isn't looking for anything but job networking opportunities at the convention. The launch of his product has gone well and he's fairly popular at the convention circuit. After a hard day of work, all he wants to do is relax at the local vampire-themed bar.
But Vanessa has other plans. She's attracted to Ian, his Aussie ...
Eric Bradley, a self-made real estate billionaire living in New York City. He had all the luxuries that money could buy, expect one thing, love. Soon enough, he started to feel a void in his heart that never seemed to fade.
Those close to Eric Bradly, started to recognize his changed demeanor. It was only till his close uncle, Lou, who was always a father-figure in his life, introduced, Natasha Ivanov. A beautiful and independent woman living in Russia.
Things started to change very quickly in Eric Bradly's life and left him with ...
This book is intended as a sequel to "Self-Help," and "Character." It might, indeed, have appeared as an introduction to these volumes; for Thrift is the basis of Self-Help, and the foundation of much that is excellent in Character.Samuel Smiles was a Scottish author and government reformer. His masterpiece, Self-Help, promoted thrift and claimed that poverty was caused largely by irresponsible habits, while also attacking materialism and laissez-faire government.The author has already referred to the Use and Abuse of Money; but the ...
Genre: Literary Criticism
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A terrifying mystery of the sea
In December 1900, three lighthouse keepers vanished without trace from the remote Scottish island of Eilean Mor.
An emergency relief crew was sent to man the lighthouse, and at the end of their month-long duty, they resigned from their posts, never to speak of what they had experienced.
The mystery of Eilean Mor has never been solved. Until now.
In the present, a group of environmental researchers arrives to observe the wildlife. While exploring the lighthouse, now deserted, one of the team ...
A good marriage. Can that really be too much to hope for?
When Elizabeth Bennet travels with her sister Jane from Mississippi to the middle of Texas, a good marriage is all she dreams of. Now she knows it is the one thing she can never have.
Far from home and almost alone in the strange and alien landscape of Texas, Elizabeth finds herself compelled to marry a man whom she finds entirely unsuitable. A marriage for sweet love had been her secret dream, but in the 1880s, it seems an unlikely prospect for a young lady of slender ...
In a castle above the rough Spanish coastline, the Duque de Torme hides from his past. There, he is free to brood in seclusion, pacing the terrazas, and frightening away any villagers brave enough to approach his gates. But when a ship wrecks in a violent Mediterranean storm, Felipe ventures down the cliffs to aid any survivors. There is only one--an English beauty named Julia Denman.
Julia begins to recover from her injuries, but as her health grows stronger, so does her desire for the handsome, tortured Duque de Torme.
This is a ...
Orphaned as a baby, Tessa Jasmyn, is saved by her nurse, Susannah - and taken home to her grandmother.
The selfless love Tessa felt for her grandmother was a natural, ingrained thing; her pride in her family tradition an unquestioned duty, an essential part of being a Jasmyn. But was she happy? Tessa wasn't so certain. Why did she feel this burning desire to be free of her childhood home, Barmote Hall?
Deprived of the company of other youngsters growing up, Tessa finds companionship with their groom, Reuben Bateman. However, with ...
My name is Nathan Holloway. I was a US Marine before they transformed me into an Amethyst Hunter.
They are Nexus, a covert organization specializing in extracting dead soldiers from the battlefield, reviving them through alchemy and using them for wet work.
Hunting witches and sorcerers, vampires, fae, shapeshifters and magical lawbreakers? That's the easy part. But being immortal? Well, that's a different question.
For me, immortality comes with a hefty price tag.
My Materia Prima - the quintessence of every living organism - is ...
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Alex has gotten to close to the truth, and the head of the cartel has ordered her murder. When the car accident that was supposed to kill her, only causes her to lose her memory, she will have to find the truth before they can finish the job. While she is in the hospital recovering, she is presented with three men claiming to be her fiance. Stephen is a detective, Aaron is the CEO of the Carmichael Corporation, and Drake is a construction worker. Alex must discover which, if any, is her true partner while fighting to find the ...
She's the jilted bridezilla. He's the commitment-phobe best man. Can they work together for the sake of their businesses? Or should they avoid each other for the sake of their sanity?
Chloe Cassidy has fallen out of love with love. Which, for a wedding planner, is a highly inconvenient turn of events. When her longtime sweetheart jilts her at the altar Chloe's belief in happy-ever-after disappears along with her groom. But this attitude has her business suffering as much as she is. In a final attempt to save 'Something Borrowed', ...
Book Description: "The Legend of the Five Huntsmen: A Medieval Tale of the Restless Heart" is a simple, swift-paced, smooth-flowing picture storybook that combines the craft of storytelling with engaging, impressionist illustrations. "The Legend of the Five Huntsmen" is a fictional medieval tale that will be appreciated by new adults and older adult audiences. Colorfully-illustrated and thoughtfully-written, this inspiring storybook has 33 pages of striking, specifically-sequenced pictures with an accompanying story narrative. This ...
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Molly Ryan and Luke Sullivan have moved to their new home on the shores of Evergreen Lake in the newly established village of Evergreen. The year before, Molly found a diamond ring in the sand. She turned it over to the police because along with it was a designer scarf with an obvious blood stain. Detective Jason Stewart reports the ring has not been claimed in twelve months and therefore, it now belongs to Molly. Amateur sleuth, Molly Ryan is not satisfied with the unsolved mystery and sets out to find the owner of the ring... if ...
Get ready for a Hot Billionaire Romantic Tale from the Best Selling Author, P.A. Jones.
Book 1 of the 2 book series. Book 2 is published, series is complete now.
When Trisha lands a new job
with an event management company, she's glad for the distraction. Having had
her heart broken recently, she's eager to focus on work. She settles in quickly
and winds up with a new best friend in the process.
Trisha is given the task of
planning a wedding and, despite her lack of experience, she takes charge and
discovers that there may be ...
Bad Boys, Bikers, And Lovers???
Bobby is leaving everything he knows behind, embracing the life of a biker, having been entranced with the Brothers of Chaos, a famed biker gang in the region.
A young man entering his prime, Bobby is choosing what kind of man he wants to be, and when he meets the Brothers he's faced with a wake-up call as it's not what he expected at all.
During his initiation he's faced with a tough choice, and it's only thanks to Mal, one of the Brothers, that he passes at all.
Bobby is instantly taken with ...
Genre: Short Stories
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The future may not be bright but it's hilarious.
In tales that criss cross the Atlantic, Tomorrow's World transports the reader into the future where even dreams can be controlled - but it seems that the future's not all it's cracked up to be. In England, Terrence finds himself disillusioned in a world of drudgery, compensation claim drones and a relentlessly rising retirement age. Across the pond, Walter has harnessed the power of age-defying medication in a bid to prosper indefinitely - at any expense. What could possibly go ...