A small town in Texas, a girl on the run, and a sexy cowboy who won't let her run again.
Unlike my momma, I never believed in fate. When a series of disastrous events caused me to run for my life, I went in search of sanctuary... not a hero. But when the sexy cowboy sauntered over to where I was hunkering in his barn, I took one look and found myself in the mood for a bareback ride. He proved chivalry wasn't dead by taking me in and vowing to protect me. Still, I live in fear that my past will follow me here. The farm gates ...
Maori cop Tito Ihaka, unkempt, overweight, intemperate, unruly, unorthodox and profane , is a stubborn investigator with an uncanny instinct for the truth. He hunts a shadowy hit-man who could have several notches on his belt, including that of an undercover cop. To complicate matters Ihaka becomes involved with a female suspect who could hold the key to everything.
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 288 Pages (640 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Internet lawlessness, smartphone love triangles, zombie video gamers, gender role ambivalence and the demise of television--these changes infuse our existence. Borrowing from science fiction, fantasy and magic realism, the collected stories of Not from Concentrate take contemporary issues of relationships and technology head-on!
Overlooked questions get the spotlight in these absurd parables. The traditional stereotypes imposed on television sets, mysterious fogs and orange juice are challenged!
For example, many cling to the ...
/ Length: 260 Pages (1,256 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
A retirement age old man and a 12-year-old orphan boy - both abandoned misfits in their own ways - meet one night under a streetlight on a dingy city street during a blinding blizzard. They spend time together and gradually learn about each other as they work to form a family relationship. Over time they begin to fix each other. In the process of growing to love each other, they each gradually come to love themselves. The question of adoption surfaces. The story moves more on thoughtful conversation and the reawakening of hidden ...
Genre: Family Life
/ Length: 204 Pages (484 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
King Vanderwall was given two options: Kill the Humans or die. Seventeen years later, his sons now face the same threat... Orian, Prince of the Midland, is sworn to protect his human, but now he must choose: his life or hers. When an irrevocable disease spreads through the Earth plane, Orian must find a way against the odds to win.
CHRISTIAN SUSPENSE SERIES BY AN AWARD WINNING AUTHOR
Finding her daughter after a disaster, before it was too late, was her greatest challenge.
Finding his heart unattached to her was his.
Widowed and now single, Stella Heart juggled between managing her professional career and struggling to communicate with her teenage daughter, Sharon. Their common ground crumbled beneath their different beliefs about God. While Stella believed in God, her daughter didn't. Sharon instead held strongly to what they taught her in school -- ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 248 Pages (2,667 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
From the Author of the Darcy Sweet Mystery Series...
Adelle Powers, or Dell as she is known around the town of Lakeshore, is living her dream life. She and her best friend Rosie Ryan are owners of the wonderfully quirky Pine Lake Inn, a very popular Australian tourist destination. Running her own inn is the only thing she has ever wanted to do and it is her pride and joy.
So when Dell's friend Jessica calls to say she's coming for a visit Dell is ecstatic and can't wait to show it off to her friend. Surprisingly Dell finds that ...
Freedom fighter or pirate?
He cared if no one else did.
The slave rebellion, his peoples rebellion, had been crushed under the joint boots of the Ostian navy and the Carthian shield wall. Now "captain" Talon, once "general" Talon seeks a new homeland, for his people, at the end of the world.
Instead of a paradise free of oppression, he finds instead, far stranger things call this part of the world home, and they don't feel like sharing it. He will have to risk it all and fight hard on the land and sea to buy his people peace with ...
/ Length: 237 Pages (2,683 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
We've all had one - that close friend you've been in love with for years, but never thought you could have. What do you do when he announces he's moving - and wants to spend his last night with you?
Long short story, 12,000 words.
/ Length: 39 Pages (325 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
He's a master of the human mind. But can he get away with murder?
Dr. Eric Leroy hungers for literary fame. Exhausted after years of listening to his rich clients wallowing in their worries, the psychiatrist intends to pursue his true passion of writing murder mysteries. And with his most obnoxious patient in mind, he crafts a killer plot to write exactly what he knows...
The nation is shocked when a famous Seattle resident and his wife are found dead in their upscale Madison Park neighborhood. It looks like murder-suicide, but ...
At 10 years old, Globe Jackson is a murderer. Not satisfied to be a serial killer Taylor Jackson forces his son to take part in slaughtering the women. Fearing his father's wrath Globe dare not oppose him. Found out Taylor Jackson is arrested. In jail awaiting trial, he believes his son has turned against him. In Jackson's mind, there is only one alternate. Escaping he sets out to kill the only witness to his crimes. His son.
Hunted by the law and his father Globe must run for his life. At every turn, it seems he is only one step ...
"The twist... had me almost biting my nails wanting to find out the outcome of the story" SaM, Goodreads review.
You notice a video on Youtube called Murder, I Like. A live video. A video with your daughter in. What would you do?
Leo sits back for relaxing morning commute from Brighton to London, an hour-long journey to let the mind be free. Yet this trip quickly turns into the most ridiculous and frustrating journey he's ever made, as he has to decide if the video is a college prank or if it's for real.
If it's genuine Leo must ...
A unique poem book of beautiful love and religious experiences that the author has gone through.
My life has not been easy, but I turn to people who love me and support me. I also turn to God, who
has saved my life many times. I have a heart problem and bipolar. Because of my heart problem I
can't take medication for my bipolar. Writing helps me express my feelings. I choose to write about
my love for my husband and God. I have three beautiful children and they support my writing.
They are smart and funny and bring me joy. My ...
First, they hired him. Then, they double-crossed him. Now, they're about to find out just how badly they underestimated him.
Isaac is an enigmatic man. A loner covered in scars, each with its own story, he's the go-to guy for Charleston's criminal underground when they need something done right the first time.
When tasked with protecting the daughter of a powerful druglord, everything goes wrong - the girl goes missing, people turn up dead and he's left with his back against the wall. It's then that he's forced to do the one thing ...
Lou Randall was not a monster.
He was just a fourteen-year-old runaway, escaping his abusive mother. But he saw the body lying in the water, not moving. He had been in the fight and, seeing that unsettling grin, realized he helped the wrong guy.
Wyatt Morgan was a monster.
He also understood that the world was full of monsters, and that breaking the law was often necessary to survive. But when he took the vulnerable and naïve runaway Lou under his wing, something inside Wyatt changed.
Despite the labels of their pasts, ...
The 2nd volume of the best-selling series 'Passing Time in the Loo (also published as The Great American Bathroom Book, Volume 2 and A Touch of Classics, Volume 2) : Summaries of All-Time Great Books' is now available in Kindle!
Passing Time in the Loo Volume 2, Summaries of All-Time Great Books brings you more than 170 summaries of well-known and well-loved books, plus hundreds of trivia, quotes and quiz facts! So in spare moments you can acquaint yourself with a book you've always wanted to know and as a fan of literature you can ...
The Earl's Son is a historical fantasy set in a medieval-like world. Salvo is raised by foster parents after his mother's village is attacked and everyone is killed or carried off except him. He was just a baby and his mother. Sally, was able to hide him in the bushes where he was later found. The baron, Lord Filbert, takes an interest in the child and pays for him to get schooling and later to train as a man-at-arms along with his son Dennis. Many years later, there is a war and Lord Filbert takes Salvo, then 18 years old, with him. ...
/ Length: 113 Pages (1,315 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Nadia McPherson enjoys working as a full-time Retention Specialist at an Atlanta call center. The constant adoration and attention she receives from her attractive colleague, Devin Washington, is just icing on the cake... especially since her marriage has been on the rocks. Seeing as Nadia and Devin are both already married to other people, the staff consider their relationship both cute and harmless, dubbing the two as 'work spouses'. What happens when one of the two crosses the line and refuses to accept no as in answer?
Genre: African American
/ Length: 63 Pages (723 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
The Ugly Law was perfect. There were no loopholes or hidden clauses in it for criminals to hide behind. All persons born in the United States must receive any reconstructive or creative surgery before or immediately after the time of their birth. All surgeries were free of charge and they were mandatory. Anyone who failed to comply with the law was subject to banishment from the United States for life. But then one mom fought the Supreme Court for her young daughter who had one flaw.
/ Length: 9 Pages (410 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Dive into the misty Scottish Highlands and allow yourself to get lost in the romance...
Her Highland Secret
An English Rose on the run and a heavily wounded Highlander warrior must join forces to overcome a common enemy, who threatens their lives. But their consuming passion might be the fatal distraction that will destroy both.
Highlander's Dark Pride
A well-born Lady always dreamt of the perfect gentleman yet her husband to be is a frightening Scotsman. A Highlander can live without a wife, especially, an English born one. Their ...
Once upon a time Christina had been a wealthy heiress, carefully monitored. Her parents were slowly sorting through potential suitors for her hand. But that had been before the war had arrived and blown that genteel world sky high.
She blinked back tears. What was she now? Her family's wealth was gone, and with it all her prospects for a fine marriage. And she was no longer that delicate southern rose who walked down paths with a pretty parasol. The war had changed her, just as it had changed her parents.
She was tougher. She had ...
Race is more than a quest. It's about hope. It's about redemption. It's about true love. And the cost that it comes at. Tara, an alien princess, comes to Earth searching for the Philosopher's Stone, which she desperately needs to save her planet from ruin. Soon, however, she realises that Earth itself is going down the same path of destruction which her planet was led down on. Two young men, Andy and Joe, rescue her, restore her faith in humanity and join her quest. But both fall madly in love with Tara; the only way one can win her ...
Genre: Mythology & Folk Tales
/ Length: 252 Pages (2,472 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Some say we have Life Paths. Some say they can be changed, like a code.
Small town Nebraska is no place for a loud-mouthed twink. Unconventionally opinionated and slightly witchy, Logan Shaw was already the bane of Wheat Wind. And after his role in the arrest of the beloved town deputy, it was safe to say there were very few people left in town who still liked him. So when he found himself victim to a horrific crime, he knew he was on his own in dealing with it... Being anything but conventional, Logan decides to do the unexpected ...
For as long as she can remember, Skylar has seen them; The Shadow Men. Distorted featureless faces with elongated gnarled hands waiting for her in the absence of light. She's always been very careful to keep them at bay. Lava lamps, torches and even illuminated watch dials are her arsenal against them, until one night when she drops her guard.
Her friend is devoured before her eyes, and a bright light explodes from her sister Amelia's palms, destroying not only the shadow men, but the house as well.
Packed off to their aunts in the ...
/ Length: 222 Pages (903 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Extracts from the novel:-
She groaned as she slid off the car bonnet and lay in a heap on the ground, panting and exhausted. Tears of humiliation trickled down her face, smearing the mascara over her cheeks. She was wet and dirty and half-naked. She felt utterly spoiled. So this, she thought dumbly, is what rape is really like.
If we have any problems with you - anything at all - I don´t think there is a chance we could get to you before the mob had torn you apart and cut off your goolies.
They want you to look very young. They ...
Want total chaos? Mix ghosts with a sexy werewolf, a crazy monkey, and a totally lost reaper!
Jazz Sweeney just inherited a mortuary. This would be great except she also inherited the ghosts that go with it. Life suddenly changes for Jazz when she receives an inheritance from her long lost grandfather. She bids farewell to her job at Happy Days Burgers and sets out to convert Blackwell Rest into a nightclub.
But she has a few surprises coming her way. It would seem that her estranged grandfather's accidental death, might not have ...
/ Length: 235 Pages (988 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Desire makes everything bloom.
Charlie Blaze made my heart flutter that first day at freshman orientation. Two years later, I'm still content to admire him from afar, no matter what I write in my diary. He's tall and athletic -- the consummate jock complete with cocky friends and the requisite cheerleader girlfriend. When he comes to my library to work, he's witty and kind, and I'm pleasantly surprised. But just when I think there's more to Charlie than meets the eye, he shows me he's like all the rest.
Guys like Charlie ...
/ Length: 50 Pages (4,134 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
This box set of award-winning naval warfare thrillers from Jeff Edwards includes all three books of the USS Towers series: Sea of Shadows, The Seventh Angel, and Sword of Shiva.
These novels have accumulated more than 700 Five-Star reviews and are boxed together for the first time!
Praise for the books in this set:
"Jeff Edwards has created a superb thriller that grips the reader from beginning to end. Brilliantly executed."
-- CLIVE CUSSLER, International bestselling author of 'RAISE THE TITANIC' and 'THE ROMANOV ...
/ Length: 1,513 Pages (7,021 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
When financier Penny Ruskin returns to Walhalla, South Carolina, she has one purpose -- to settle her grandmother's estate and sell the Victorian house she grew up in. Not an easy task with the downturned economy. When she loses her job in the state capital, what other choice does she have but to stay in Walhalla until she finds work? She can only hope it won't take long.
Walhalla is Tommy McAllister's life. Between his family's feed-and-seed store and the bank he's vice president of, he's stretched thin trying to survive the ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 247 Pages (2,866 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Thrust into the middle of Civil War battle, with both Union and Rebel protagonists and antagonists, Asunder, the first in the Trilogy, is a story of love and loss and of families torn apart.
Thoroughly researched, the novel presents numerous complex, memorable characters struggling against incredible odds in an epic spanning from Texas to New York.
he story begins in frigid February, long after the battle. Cyntha Favor, an abolitionist and ardent believer in Spiritualism, searches the battlefield in hopes of finding her ...
Would you like to taste fresh homemade bread every day baking it in the easiest way possible?
With this step by step guide to set up your bread machine and a full list of recipes you are going to successfully master this technique.
The main issue when it comes to baking is the time needed to prepare the dough, for refreshing the sourdough, for kneading and making sure your bread and pizza will turn out to be as good as the ones bought at the bakery.
Is the a solution to this baking problem? Yes there is. That's exactly why bread ...
Having just returned to American soil from the desert sands of the Middle East, James Greene is done with his life. 'Double amputee' doesn't seem like a strong enough phrase to label the physical and emotional pain he bears. Add the lack of love and communication with his family members, the demons that haunt him day and night, and he can find nothing worth living for. Ending it all is the only way out.
Alexandria Lorance is a not-so-ordinary physical therapist, content with aiding in her patients' recoveries. Her work gives her ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 230 Pages (635 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Sultry, curvy Lily Melancon is going through a rough patch. Like, glass shards on top of sandpaper rough. She managed to get out of an abusive relationship only to have her ex kidnap their 5-year-old son just days before the custody hearing. Lily has become so difficult to be around that her best friend, Alexa, has finally given up hope and abandoned her in Shorty's Pub.
Gerrit Rousseau is an oasis of calm in a stormy world, downplaying his smoldering good looks as he tends bar and keeps his head down. His emotions are not easily ...
Genre: Short Stories
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Years before, he was anointed future king of Israel. Now if the sitting king learns of his secret, it will mean death for David and everyone in his family. David's secret destiny becomes more complicated when he falls in love with King Saul's daughter, Michal. He will do whatever it takes to secure her heart, provided she doesn't find out that David is the rumored rival to her father's throne.
Now that Michal is of age, the Queen determines her daughter must be married as soon as possible. Michal resigns herself to a pre-arranged ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 294 Pages (3,129 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
He's a decorated war veteran and he wants to die. She's a prominent psychologist and she won't give up on him. Neither knows how to lose.
When a suicidal client seeks her help, Dr. Angela Blackwell cannot turn him away, despite the fact that he isn't seeking the kind of help she normally provides her clients. The man, who won't fully identify himself, wants the distinguished psychologist to stand witness after his planned death in six months' time, ensuring his wife will not be charged as an accessory or be hindered from ...
The fifth installment in The Grimm Prequels 19-24
Friday the Thirteenth (Grimm Prequel #19) as told by Wendy Darling
Wendy tracks down the reason why people fear Friday the 13th, and comes up with a terrifying conclusion.
The Fisherman's Son (Grimm Prequel #20) as told by the Fisherman's Son
A Fisherman's Son tells of how he embarked on a sea voyage with pirates looking for a treasure island, only to discover that nothing is as it seems.
Lady Bluebeard (Grimm Prequel #21) as told by Angel Von Sorrow
It's the 19th century, and ...
/ Length: 334 Pages (774 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Can motherhood slow Yolo down or is she destined to be a lunatic for life? Has Killa forgiven her or just given her a head start? Will the Black Mob come back stronger than ever and seek revenge? All these questions and more will be answered in this final installment.
Errant Justice is the first book in the new mystery series by R.H. Bishop. Brilliant but irascible attorney Lucy Sanders and her stylish gay assistant Armando Felan uncover a dangerous web of personal secrets and international gang warfare as their client's life hangs in the balance.
"... [An] intelligent, different, and quite charming... first novel. ... fascinating theme... [readers] will love Armando."
- - Abigail Padgett, bestselling author of Child of Silence.
When young immigration attorney Patty Acres is found murdered in ...
What do a fae lord, a vampire assassin, and a cursed castle have in common?
Yeah no, I did not plan this.
When my bestie and I opened a fabulous bakery, I planned to live a long life shoving pumpkin muffins into my face hole and working them off during my self-defense class. But when a castle full of ridiculously gorgeous immortals showed up on the ley line running through my small town outside Nashville, my life changed.
A lot. Like a lot, a lot.
Because of an ancient curse, the immortals can't leave the castle ...
/ Length: 220 Pages (1,880 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
You are cordially invited to the Sin Bin wedding of the year -- kilts required, undergarments optional.
Taine Afoa has faced opponents on the rugby pitch without an ounce of fear. He hopes to find the same courage when asking the love of his life to marry him. First, though, he has to ask Freddie's fathers for their blessing.
If Taine survives, popping the question should be a breeze.
Freddie Whittle knows Taine has something up his sleeve. A yes forms on his lips before the question is even asked. But can they survive the madness ...
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 54 Pages (2,106 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
This romantic thriller takes a fictional "what if" look at the JFK assassination. Suppose accused assassin Lee Harvey Oswald had lived to defend himself. Imagine if 50 years after the assassination someone stepped forward to reveal the truth of what happened that day. What if the assassination was a conspiracy and the impact of those revelations reached into the 21st century? This is the story of ordinary people caught up in extraordinary events. You'll never look at your neighbors the same way.
Paranormal Shifter Military Special Ops Romance
Paranormal Security and Intelligence Operative Duke Marlow has a new mission: find, interrogate and possibly eliminate the target -- Mercy Deluca. He knows looks can be deceiving, but it's hard to believe the beautifully quirky woman running around in a superhero t-shirt is a viable threat. The little biomedical engineer quickly proves she is more than he bargained for and Intel has it all wrong -- she's not the enemy. Far from it. Intel also forgot to mention one vital piece of ...
The Bells and Simmons are family. The Bells, a crime family in New York, have the cocaine market on lock. The Simmons, hailing from the South, reign supreme in heroin. Talks of joining forces are suddenly stalled when family patriarch Guy Simmons is gunned down. Suspicions fly. Jealousy breeds. The body count rises.
Guy Simmons has created a legacy he wants to pass on to his two sons, Kevin and Tyquan. However, his womanizing ways have spilled over and jeopardizes all he's worked for. The mothers of his sons hate each other. Like ...
Genre: African American
/ Length: 245 Pages (566 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Type: flash fiction about 540 words
The Koi Pond Murder Mystery is a free Kindle Unlimited cozy mystery book and part of the Ronin Flash Fiction series. The ronin must solve a mystery surrounding a body floating with the fishes.
Very quick reads, so sit back and enjoy this free kindle unlimited mysteries story.
Maji... a world fusing East and West cultures, during an era before the emergence of the steam engine. The sword was the ultimate weapon and brought order to the planet under the Emperor. Enter this alternate reality and see ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 576 Pages (3,039 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
A father watches his daughters lovingly care for a squirmy gang of caterpillars. When they morph into butterflies, the girls witness the true meaning of life... unfortunately. A short story by Scott Semegran.
The Butterfly Effect is from the book MODICUM, a collection of short stories, musings, and cartoons by writer / cartoonist Scott Semegran. The book explores such themes as suicide, parenting, religion, masculinity, the apocalypse, and, most importantly, erections. It's guaranteed to make you laugh, cry, and pee your pants ...
What if the Japanese had succeeded in its atomic weapon program in World War II? And one of the results of that program now lies at the base of the Golden Gate Bridge?
Library Journal: "A heart-pounding thriller. The panorama of modern warfare and the details of hand-to-hand combat encounters add excitement. Inventive, entertaining, and realistic adventure. Highly recommended."
Two story lines, one present, one past, come together in this thriller.
A deadly weapon, built by the Japanese during World War II, has been hidden and ...
* Historic Action Adventure Short Story !
This chapter from my upcoming epic novel features the greatest men and women players from the Golden Age of Golf on a world tour of the most fantastic holes ever imagined! It is an exotic blend of Indiana Jones action and pulp fiction adventure laced with mystery and romance.
Lexi climbed onto a short platform supplied by Herr Henkell before she announced, "Welcome to the incredible Roman arcade hole. It is 495 yards long and a par 5. The fairway is a Roman aqueduct that spans a canyon. The ...
You have been warned: This book is cursed.
ABCs of Horror is a collection of ghastly tales that binds different forms of terrors together in a riveting narrative, which feels as real as the entity sitting right behind you when you are home alone, getting freaked out by even a gust of air.
There is a dreadful treasure here for every reader: haunted houses, rise of the Devil, paranormal sightings, Voodoo, and much more. The author has put together promising stories for every alphabet that are guaranteed to scare you out of your wits ...
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 155 Pages (2,905 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
When Riley met Dante in Texas, she did not expect to bring back more than memories of a passionate vacation fling.
She certainly did not expect to be expecting...
Dante lost Riley's number but figures if she'd been interested, she'd have contacted him.
Trouble is, he's still very interested in her.
A night at the Bird of Paradise strip club brings surprises for both.
Roses are red
Violets are blue
Flirt Club has a sexy new collaboration
Just for you!
Join twelve of the Flirt Club authors in this hot and steamy spring ...
Genre: Contemporary Fiction
/ Length: 40 Pages (4,973 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Blood Squad, first story of the Blood Squad Series
At a time when humans and vampires have signed a forced truce, a multiple murder will upset the balance of their world.
One human and one vampire hold the key to keeping the peace.
Waking up is the pits when you come to in a hospital with a broken arm, a colorful assortment of abrasions and contusions, and a face swathed in bandages. It's even worse if you can't remember what hit you.
The bad and the ugly are crime reporter Amanda "A.J." Gregson's business. But learning she had a ringside seat for an explosion that vaporized two federal agents, incinerated an entire block of warehouses, and peppered her eyes with so much shrapnel they had to be surgically removed? Well, that gives the darker side of life a ...
John Branch is a brilliant-minded aristocrat, bereft of his family's wealth, ravaged by a terrible and as yet unidentified disease. Susan is a hard-working nurse at the end of her tether.
John's illness has always baffled doctors, and there are times when she wishes that he would just slip away. But John's mind is very much alive, and she can't help but cling onto the dream he will recover.
As pressures mount, Susan resorts to one desperate act after another to keep John alive and manage his pain, all the while haunted by a ...
As police begin to investigate the true nature of their relationship, Susan and John must come to terms with the truth. Consumed by guilt, shame and lust, they must fight to defend the only thing they have - each other.
The final installment in the SICK series takes Susan and John's story to new levels of despair, twisted psychology, and ultimately, redemption. A two part tale that begins with Susan's perspective, and then transitions to John's, this third volume brings together threads of the Branch's desperate story in surprising ...
Ever wondered what colour a lie is? How about anger? Love? Imogen could tell you. She can read Chroma, the invisible aura of colours we all emit betraying our deepest feelings.
But why? Why is UK born Imogen so different and why has she been taught to conceal her extraordinary abilities?
As she approaches her seventeenth birthday, she is haunted by a terrifying nightmare. Has it anything to do with why her mother has been in a coma for ten long years? Or why she is being hunted by unknown enemy forces? When the seductive Araz ...
I don't believe in love at first sight.
As a soon-to-be lawyer, logic is my guiding force. And logic doesn't have think it's possible to found lifelong relationships on a sudden shared chemistry communicated with a glance of the eyes.
Then I tumble -- literally -- into an undergrad on campus and I find myself thinking that this guy's smile makes me happy. Like, really happy.
I've got bigger concerns though. I'm late for the first day of my teaching gig. I don't have time for ogling some hottie -- and he's definitely a hottie. ...
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 51 Pages (1,339 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
AI is the Future, You will Submit...
Thom Elliott is a venture capitalist with a mission: Create a new world order with humanity ruled by Sekai, the most powerful artificial intelligence ever created. His secret weapon is Glorp, a nutritional energy drink beloved by the tech community that includes genetically engineered microbes to transform human gut flora, making people compliant and ready to be ruled by Sekai.
Finder is a brilliant but misanthropic detective who works with the Parrot, a dog/bird chimera, and Altima, a ...
/ Length: 222 Pages (1,860 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Will a story-telling rancher's own words
attract unthinkable danger to The Lonely Horse Ranch?
Troy McAllister is determined to keep all the flirty, local horsewomen that frequent his ranch at a safe distance. He enjoys the attention, but a real relationship? No Way! He's too busy overseeing his ranch, the horses, and the guests -- with subtle assistance from Kitchi, a wise Native American man.
Heather Holbrook, overcome with guilt ever since she stood powerless, witnessing her brother fall from the sky, begins a quest to help ...
In his most accomplished novel to date, Roger DeBlanck delivers an unforgettable contemporary story of a young Native American man on the road to recovery. Abuse and addiction have ruined Thomas Newsome's youth, but he refuses to follow the wasted path of his father, Gilbert. After Thomas narrowly avoids tragedy, he vows to get clean and stay that way. Before he can bury his past and move on, he wants answers from his father for why he never changed. But then Gilbert falls ill and takes off on a personal journey. With only a handful ...
Harry Cohen is 'London Desk' for the Mossad. The success of a Middle East peace deal he has been part of relies on everyone keeping a big secret for two years but Moscow can't be trusted. Harry has found a clue to finding the lost Russian Amber Room and keeping Moscow quiet. With the aid of his trusted agent, Raithe Ravelle, he must trace the secret route the room travelled by exposing an arms smuggling ring supplying Arab terrorists. The smugglers are using an ingenious false document and railway route system across Europe, ...
From the Author of 'Jake Masters, Bounty Hunter'
The old west of the 1800's was a wild and untamed frontier, where robbery and theft was an everyday worry. Men had to be their own protectors and their own law onto themselves, particularly where civilization ended.
Ty Fischer, a down-on-his-luck mountain man, is shanghai-ed by the U.S. Army into trying to recover a stolen payroll shipment -- in newly minted gold coins. He is probably up to the job, but for good measure the Army also sends along a grizzled cavalry Sergeant Major to ...
The second volume of the best-selling Great American Bathroom Book series (also published as Passing Time in the Loo-Volume 2 and A Touch of Classics-Volume 2) delivers a comprehensive crash course in more than 170 iconic literary masterpieces! You'll be well on your way to becoming the most popular trivia partner not named Ken Jennings after you're done devouring The Great American Bathroom Book: Volume 2!
Complete with a staggering amount of detailed summaries and engaging commentaries, The Great American Bathroom Book: Volume 2 ...
Elaine Littau is the best selling author of ten published books and many magazine and newspaper articles. She is a mentor/coach for other authors and enjoys teaching book marketing techniques as well as public speaking for groups. Many enjoy listening to her humorous take on life. Even the most simple activity takes on a life of it's own when Elaine is involved in the telling of it. Some of her favorite events have been speaking to young people about pursuing their dreams. She has been a church secretary, led women's groups, taught ...
After suffering tragic loss, Ben Flurry must confront the past and his own grief to become the father his child needs.
Ben and Annie Flurry have the perfect family, until an accident takes Annie's life and leaves their daughter severely injured. Now Ben struggles to come to terms with his own grief and guilt.
As the past he tried to leave behind threatens all he holds dear, Ben makes the difficult decision to move back to his childhood home to seek the help of his mother -- and the father he remembers as abusive and an alcoholic. ...
They say that behind every great man is a great woman... but what if that woman is a Werewolf?
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What happens when Terry and Char meet Bethany Anne?
Murderers rarely advertise who they are, or how many people they have killed, or how they have no remorse whatsoever walking through their day-to-day lives with blood on their hands.
This story is about one of those cunning killers, a ruthless taker of lives and an unsuspecting teenage guy who is lured into her deceitful web.
Recent high school graduate and amateur surfer Jeff Dean is enjoying the easy life. He lives in a beautiful home on the Jersey Shore, has zero bills to pay. However, when his mother kicks him out of the house ...
Monsters do exist. They really do. They are not a fairy tale.
Ten-year-old Billy Hall met a monster in his own seemingly peaceful neighborhood in Hampton, Ohio. Her name was Nancy Sutcliffe; she drove the Good Humor truck. All the kids on the block loved her, as did their parents. That is until one day when Nancy would do the unthinkable, harm a child. Harm Billy.
This would set the stage for warfare a showdown between Billy's mother and the Good Humor employee. Someone was going to die.
Exobiologist, explorer and reluctant hero Jules Rammis is searching for the missing link between the reptiles of the alien world and life on Earth.
After archaeologist Christine Saynes disappears, Jules gets assigned to find the missing scientist and accidentally stumbles upon a previously undiscovered life form on the planet: The Loranth.
When Jules learns of a cruel plan being hatched on the planet, long-kept secrets awaken. He faces a difficult choice: either let his guilt swallow him whole, or step up and save all ...
There was no way love could ever exist between a Bishop and a Meyers. It was absolutely forbidden by both families. As far as Stephen Meyers was concerned, no one in the Bishop family would ever be good enough for his granddaughter. The Bishops were well aware of his feelings and his reputation, and they did everything they could to steer clear of him.
But love and destiny are powerful things, and Owen and Darcy would just have to find out if the connection they shared was strong enough to heal a rift that had formed between their ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 204 Pages (3,077 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Dive into the friends-to-lovers, fake fiancé romance that launched the #1 NYT Bestselling series!
It's not just the motion of the ocean, ladies. It's definitely the SIZE of the boat too.
And I've got both firing on all cylinders. In fact, I have ALL the right assets. I'm hot as sin, rich as heaven, smart as hell and hung like a horse.
Fine, I might be a playboy, but I'm the playboy who's actually a great guy. Which makes me one of a kind.
The only trouble is, my dad needs to close a deal and to do so, I need to look the part of ...
It is August in the year 1990. Steve Jackson, 31 years old, has been laid off after many years in the high tech industry. He is a victim of the ongoing nationwide recession. Unable to find a professional position and desperate for work, he takes a job driving a taxi cab nights.
As he becomes accustomed to the night driving routine, Jackson is faced with the unpredictable and dangerous aspects of the cab driving lifestyle. He finds himself navigating through a jungle of cranky customers, drunks, hookers, addicts, and a number of total ...
Type: flash fiction about 650 words
A Hawkeye View Of Murder, A Vexed Archer Mystery is a free Kindle Unlimited cozy mystery book and part of the Ronin Flash Fiction series. The ronin must solve a mystery surrounding the murder of a Head Priestess.
Very quick reads, so sit back and enjoy this free kindle unlimited mysteries story.
Maji... a world fusing East and West cultures, during an era before the emergence of the steam engine. The sword was the ultimate weapon and brought order to the planet under the Emperor. Enter this ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 601 Pages (3,106 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
The worst, most terrible thing that could ever happen to an Amish girl, had befallen Ruth.
Granted, it happened during her Rumspringa, and things can get a little, well, out of hand.
But nothing her parents had taught her prepared her for this.
Now she's back in the village, her father has hugged her and welcomed her back. Even while the village gossips still whisper...
And when the eligible and handsome David starts showing an interest in her, her hidden past starts becoming unbearable. Something will have to break...
But how can ...
Trey Powers never killed a cop before. Never had to.
But after his cousin Jimmy has been framed and murdered by Officer Karla Cheng, one of Hafton Police Department's finest, Trey has no choice.
He must avenge Jimmy's death, one way or another.
To get closer to his quarry, Trey joins the police department's Citizen Action Team, and when a rival team member is killed, fingers point at Trey.
Now, he's the hunted one, and the harrowing race is on: Can Trey bring Cheng to justice before she frames him for murder?
Or does something ...
Eddie Gizzard was a down on his luck ex-con who was working at his uncle's bar. His life was going nowhere fast. That was, until he met an eccentric scientist who had invented a device that could predict future events. The possibilities were endless... and Eddie got his hands on it as fast as he could.
He has it made. Or does he?
Genre: Science Fiction
/ Length: 14 Pages (2,826 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
Before losing control of the car I heard Annie yell, "No! No way! No! Luke! Luke! Turn the wheel back! Turn the wheel back!"
The car skidded on the wet pavement, fishtailed.
Then we crashed into the tree.
All thoughts stopped.
The medics rushed me to the trauma center.
The next thing I remember I was suddenly floating above my body, I heard the cardiac monitor flat line, indicating that either my heart had just stopped or that I had died.
I wasn't frightened though. No.
In fact, I felt fine.
I experienced a ...
13 scary short stories. Stories filled with things that go bump in the night. Do you dare read this collection without a nightlight by your bedside?
The Lot on Route 6
Kill for me. A terrifying request, but Gavin will take this request and do his best to complete it. He will suffer. He will reach the edge of his sanity. He will live in pain. But he will do all he can do to protect the people and the town he loves.
Fear of the Scarecrow
This short story is about a desperate man hungry for revenge. Sometimes revenge comes with a ...
Genre: Short Stories
/ Length: 281 Pages (2,135 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: May 25th, 2020
READY PLAYER ONE meets MAD MAX in this thrilling cyberpunk adventure that reads like a love letter to post-apocalyptic fiction, with a healthy dose of 80s and 90s nostalgia thrown in for good measure.
Will Anders may have been born in 2025, but his eccentric grandfather raised him like he was born in 1981, which is just one of the reasons Will never seemed to fit in with other kids his age. Not that he was entirely alone. Will may not have had friends growing up, but he could always find solace in the post-apocalyptic landscapes ...
Sam Barclay was an army combat medic. After three tours in Afghanistan he returns home promoted, decorated but damaged. He decides to leave the army but his homecoming is not what he expected. His wife of eight years has found a new career and is involved in a sleazy affair with a work colleague.
His five year old daughter spends all her time between school, her grandparents and friends. Suffering from bouts of solitary depression he struggles to readjust to civilian life. After finding his wife in bed with Tony. He walks out and ...
Twenty-seven people are about to die.
And only a group of unlikely heroes can save them.
Canaan Mountain Retirement Center lays nestled in the hills of western
North Carolina, a region where religion and nature are as interlocked
as tobacco and paper. In this setting, a group of character meet and
find a battle between good and evil still exists. Each of these
characters finds themselves on their own personal journey.
Jack Heydon yearns to find his family. Chandler Heydon wants to find
himself. Parker Heydon is trying to find his ...
There is a house...
Ten years ago, a sole survivor escaped. Running screaming into the night, he would never be the same. The costume party he attended turned into a slaughter. Thirteen victims butchered by a psychotic guest. It was only the latest chapter in a nightmarish history steeped in blood. The Devil's House laid dormant until now.
Hollywood special effects wizard Lee Masters made the Devil's House the location for the fifth installment of his annual Halloween attraction. Extreme Haunt is the most intense haunted house ...