Aubrey Mann, youngest daughter of internationally acclaimed entertainment field icons, has struck out of the family model and become a doctor. Her life has become overwhelmingly full and the pressure is getting out of control. Nothing she does feels successful or meaningful until one night she finds herself in the arms of her next door neighbor.
Rafe Stryker is the front man of a wildly popular headlining band. But all he wants is to settle down and promote new young artists and musicians. He wants a wife, not a girlfriend. More than ...
"Not all souls experience bliss. Not all aspects of the afterlife are fluffy clouds and golden halos. An insane mission, an epic rescue, that's what John was asking, the impossible.
Why did I do it, trade heaven for hell, of my own free will? Maybe it wasn't free will, maybe something greater than myself force my hand. Either way, it doesn't matter. If you've been where I've been, seen what I've seen, you'll be disturbed, you'll understand... you'll want to save them all."
Forced by circumstance and calling, ...
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The unreal and the real are perceptions of mind. The reality of both if comprehended by the awakened mortal may create just the beginning of a journey.
One thing she was absolute sure of was her dream. It was a reality in waiting. Covering the distance and altitude, she became more involved in the inner call. The vast, pristine and captivating mountain of Kailash taught her to be more involved in life yet less attached to it.
Sumedha, her roommate tumbled over the unique adventure through the diary she left behind before vaporising.
"Clothes don't make the queen. The queen makes the queen."
It's Santa Saturday in New Hope, Pennsylvania and Mother Asphodel is trudging through the snow to a gig at the Phoenix Club - her drag queen couture bundled in a shopping cart - her bony feet stuffed into galoshes. At seventy-seven plus, Mother has seen the glory days and, in the course of this evening, she'll share those memories with a younger queen, Brooks MacDonald (a.k.a. Simone DeFleurry of The Jade Owl fame). Listen to these stylish dames as they plan Mother's return ...
The Stanleys of Hollywood.
Lights! Camera! Acrimony! Ladies and Gentlemen: Do you think you know the story of the Glitz and Glamour of "Hollywood?" The Stanleys of Hollywood is a grand, sweeping epic, sixty years in the making-the greatest novel ever written about the birth and life of the marvelous experiment known as Hollywood!
SEE AMAZING SECRETS REVEALED, ROMANCE ALIGHTED, PROMISES BROKEN, CONTRACTS IGNORED, AN ENTIRE FAMILY-AND A WHOLE INDUSTRY-TORN APART!
In sweeping, panoramic style, The Stanleys of Hollywood describes the ...
Genre: World Literature
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Hope springs eternal in a young boy's spirit as he navigates the twists and turns of life as a postal delivery boy in the remote mountains of North Carolina. Set during the post-depression war-time years, we connect with the essence of a peculiar pocket of southern Appalachia as it truly was and, as we journey, savor the mystical potency of the hopes and dreams we collectively share. John's River Road is a distinctive blend of miseries, miracles, chuckleries, and homiletic tonics guaranteed to nourish the reader's soul.
As the last vestiges of mankind struggle to survive in the last surviving city, a corrupt government clings to power with an iron will. Eddie Van Buren, once a high ranking field engineer, finds himself facing death without dignity. His only hope is an illegal nanotech treatment that will transform him into a synthetic cyborg, and make him an instant fugitive.
As the authorities close in, a chance encounter with a mysterious woman offers a chance to escape into the lawless underground where the dregs of humanity live. To survive he ...
Mr. Pebblewood is a solitary and eccentric detective, suffering from 'Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.' He begins investigating a case with his fellow detectives and what they discover leaves them astounded.
'The Peculiar Man,' is a Short Story. It is a compelling psychological mystery, which reaches out to the depthless vaults of Human emotions.
Three years after the eruption of Half Moon Mountain in the kingdom of Four Peaks, which blanketed over two-thirds of the Isle of the Four Kingdoms with volcanic ash, the Dragon Alliance has assembled on Dragon Mountain for a much-anticipated celebration of the rebirth of the isle. A successful H.E.A.L. (Help Ensure All Live) quest had yielded the provisions needed for the isle's inhabitants' (both man and creature) survival. And, with the assistance of the 'guiding spirits' and the isle's dragons, the ash has been removed and the ...
A Rare Breed: A person or thing with characteristics that are uncommon among their kind; a rarity.
And for mild mannered Ted, an evening walk on the local common, with his mischievous cocker spaniel Baxter, leads to a chance encounter with a very rare breed indeed.
What would you do to stay alive? How would you protect your family? Would you hide or fight? Would you share or steal? Would you kill or be killed? Just how far would you go to survive a pandemic that's decimating the world's population?
The Dystopian Diaries is a fictional series that follows personal accounts of the same horrific pandemic but experienced under very different circumstances. The commonality among these diaries is that their writers are average people experiencing an abnormal situation in different environments, with ...
What horrors await those who travel faster than the speed of death?
Kirby Sherwood is dead, not that it matters much onboard The Extended Life Express. This super train allows the recently deceased to live again for a short period of time. The secret? The super train travels faster than death itself. Kirby's life is extended by fourteen days because of this phenomenal cutting edge program. He enjoys the high end comforts of a resort on a train, and even experiences romance.
But things aren't going as planned during this particular ...
The old bundle of papers flew out the decrepit drawer -- a drawer that was a piece of an abandoned building that once housed afflicted minds. The bundle was held together by two rubber bands that had seen better days. As I removed the bands and unrolled the pages, specs of dust escaped with the urgency of prisoners fleeing from a life sentence. Some pages were written with pen; others with pencil. The letters had been smeared by the tears of time, but I could still tell they have had the same father: the hand of an individual seeking ...
Genre: Short Stories
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There are many persons that we put down with our mouths. Saying all manner of unthinkable about them, without stopping to think for a moment what they might be going through. Trust me, some people are really going through hell. I wrote this poem for those of us who are struggling with our personal battles, and fighting hard to rise above the condemnations of persons who can never walk a mile in our shoes.
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Danny Larson has weird dreams. Pretty normal for a human, except Danny's dreams are coming true and nothing will prepare him, or anyone else for what's coming. Crisis doesn't cover the imploding nature of the financial disaster that's coming for everyone and anyone who uses money, the soon-to-be worthless paper that just about everyone on earth relies on to transact business.
From buying groceries, cars and houses, to daily survival, money will become nothing but burnable material in a world that isn't nearly ready for a ...
The Reticent Witch (Cathy's Story) was driven by readers who said they had liked Cathy's character in Sold Out/Soul Doubt and wanted to know her back story.
I thoroughly enjoyed writing this book.
Cathy is a modern-day witch, with exceptional powers as she is the result of a clandestine breeding programme carried out over hundreds of years. A raven haired, voluptuous woman Cathy is torn between her somewhat shy demeanour and her unusually high sex drive. (the book makes some loose sexual references but is not graphic in its ...
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Bryn Brodrick has all she ever dreamt of. Orphaned as a young teen, she finally finds happiness when she meets the perfect man and lands the perfect job. She truly believes that everything really is perfect until she meets Callum Reid and her world is turned upside down. A visiting historian to the museum where Bryn works, Callum finds himself immediately and passionately attracted to his new co-worker. Despite declaring that the married Bryn is off-limits to him, he can not resist the strange connection he feels for her. He is drawn ...
Jana Ford is caught between two centuries and looking for love. She'd like to be living in another time and playing the role of the virtuous young adult. That's why Jana's fascinated with novels from the 19th century. Since she's stuck in the 21st century, it's becoming increasingly difficult to live in the past. Things get complicated when a wealthy, possessive and hot looking dude named Brandon Drake actively pursues her. Further, Jana's hormones have kicked in big time. She's ready to pop and he's more than happy to accommodate ...
Hilariously irreverent and disrespectful, The Devil's Day Job is a divine comedy starring Jesus, GOD, and Lucifer like you've never seen them before.
In the modern world, Lucifer has issues. If you think you've got a complex, imagine living for eons with "the devil" as your cuddliest designation. All the while your brother, the savior of man, and GOD's favored son (as is written) wins the family's fantasy football league every year. That'll give you a GODdamned complex.
It isn't all bad, though. Going by "Luck" in the modern era, ...
TUNDRA is history's most successful self-syndicated newspaper comic strip and is seen in over 600 newspapers around the world. This hilarious full-color book contains over 400 of cartoonist, Chad Carpenter's hilarious comic creations. ALL NEW CONTENT. Consisting of anything animal, vegetable or mineral, but with a decidedly outdoorsy slant, this award-winning comic strip takes an offbeat view of the woodsy side of life. Find out for yourself why TUNDRA is one of the fastest-growing comic strips on the planet!
Before the Law
A Report to an Academy
Jackals and Arabs
A Country Doctor
In the Penal Colony
A Hunger Artist
A Little Fable
The Great Wall of China
The Hunter Gracchus
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What happens when truth is tested?
When friends become foes and nobody can be trusted. Do you run or do you face it.
Katherine Incendia is strong, dangerous, stubborn and lets not forget sexy. Years of dedicated to Artemis the Secret Assassination Service that has controlled her life. What happens when the odds are tested? When her life is taken and given a new one. She can no longer make out truth from lie, friend from foe.
Lives are at stake and her very existence is the key to discovering the truth.
What if letting the ...
"People have prayed for the gods to send rain, but the gods sent you."
Rowyn Blythe is cursed. Hidden behind the shroud of Morgania, she's brought only tragedy to her clan. But to an empire brought to its knees by drought, the first weather sorcerer in a century can only be a blessing from the gods.
To atone for her past, Rowyn must seek control of her power, but doing so brings her closer to the Lyrican Empire. The empire that she's fought against her whole life. Rowyn may want nothing to do with Lyrica, but it seems like everyone ...
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Texas Ranger Emmett Capps has walked into a whirlwind of trouble. Bodies are turning up, all shot with a .22. Is this the work of a serial murderer or a Mexican drugs cartel? His investigations take him down both routes until the bloody finale of this action-filled thriller.
An inspiring story of hope and second chances. High School star athlete Tim Chezner finds himself transferred back home after years of struggling to cope with his personal tragedy, guilt, and self-imposed restraints on his life. A forced encounter with a young girl with Down syndrome named Catherine (Cat) and her soccer team inspires Tim to 'play-on' and never quit. Tim uses his ingenuity as a construction manager to solve unexpected problems and lead both his construction crew and his soccer team to overcome adversity.
Yregor is a dirty dwarf with an even filthier hangover. Bil is a wandering fey-man with a dark secret. Together they're caught in the wrong place at the wrong time, as the forces of evil descend on a quiet hillside hamlet nestled within the reaches of Gibdorn Valley. While the scrolls of sages might tell a different tale, it's not only the kings and princes or the great wizards and warriors of the world that etch their names into the annals of history when times of great change unexpectedly erupt--it's just as often the common folk, ...
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'How about we pretend,' he said, 'just for today? I pretend I'm good and you pretend to believe me.'
You're lonely, bored, and you meet Mr Perfect - beautiful, funny, sexy and dangerous. It's a dream come true, isn't it? But what if it isn't?
What if it's a nightmare?
When a spate of vandalism at a small English church is followed by a brutal ritualistic execution, suspicion falls on malign religious sect, Mesmeris.
Pearl is seventeen and naïve, no match for enigmatic, dangerous Jack. Seduced by his charm, she finds herself drawn ...
? 2012 Finalist - Reader's Favorite Awards ?
*** International Best Seller ***
Book 3 - in the Series "My Blood Runs Blue"
"You belong to me... for life... "
After a month off, Kristin comes back to work happier then she's been in a long time. Her new status in life has her solving crimes faster and better than she ever could before.
When Alex goes missing, Kristin finds she finally has to reveal the secrets of her life to her friends. Will they be able to stand beside her after they learn all that she has hidden from them? ...
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This story is placed under my authorship, though technically I did not write the following words and was merely the person who found them.
On the thirteenth of August my girlfriend and I went for a day trip to Creswell Crags, a limestone gorge on the edge of Nottinghamshire that is home to a multitude of accessible caves that once housed primitive humans some 10,000 years ago. We'd decided to visit as a recent discovery of apotropaic marks, ancient markings used to "turn away" evil, was being showcased to the public. As we parked ...
#1 AMAZON BEST SELLER IN WOMEN'S POETRY (DEC. 2014)
A SPECIAL SELECTION OF POEMS FOR WOMEN BY THE GREAT WOMEN POETS, INCLUDING EMILY DICKINSON, EMILY BRONTË, JANE AUSTEN, ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING, GERTRUDE STEIN, H.D. AND MANY MORE.
As I put together this anthology, three mantras resounded in my head: My sisters' words are my words. My sisters' words are my words, so I must do them justice. My sisters' words are my words, so I must choose the words that speak closest to my beliefs.
I share this mantra with you ...
Length: about 5,200 words
Humor / Comedy of Errors
When the nephew of a very successful dealer of antiques inherits his uncle's store, he has some difficulty discovering the source of his uncle's success.
Don't fuck with the fist!
Bernie Codstock will be executed by the Detroit Cartel for meddling in their criminal affairs. Sure to die in the next hour, help arrives in the form of a phantom floating fist who not only wishes to save Bernie's life, but to employ him in killing off the cartel altogether.
A real TKO, GHOST FIST will leave you breathless and reeling! Action and horror meet in this mad genre mash up.
An epic action novel of adventure and personal discovery through the eyes of a young man fleeing from a rich and powerful family. Luke Canfield is born into a ranching dynasty but is subjected to horrible abuse by his fanatically religious father.
The redemption wall is the place where Luke's father inflicts corporal punishment on him, almost daily, and Luke endures it for years until the only person left to defend and protect him, his grandmother, suddenly dies.
Finding the courage to escape his persecution, he is offered a way ...
Whether for London, Paris or Someplace Else,
THIS IS HOW THEY MAKE SUICIDE ATTACKERS.
If we don't learn how to spot and stop them, you might get a starring role in an event coming to play at a theater near you!
When ISIS orders a new and horrific terror event, Khalil, a simple but deeply religious young boy, is pinpointed by Achmet, coordinator of terror events in France.
Learn the secret, hands-off processes, as they distort religion and use systems left behind by Osama bin Laden.
And follow Khalil, as he is taken helplessly to ...
Escape into a world you never knew existed.
There is a book which has shaped the course of history. For thousands of years, a secret society of inventors have guarded it. From the Greeks and Persians to mighty Hannibal and the formidable Caesars of Rome. Viking raiders. Crusaders. Even Genghis Khan and the Conquistadors sought it. Yet none have come close to finding it, until now...
Taking a seemingly innocent summer apprenticeship, fifteen-year-old Sam is drawn into the mysterious world of The Few. He and three new friends are ...
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INCLUDES 7 POEMS BY 2020 PULITZER PRIZE-WINNER JERICHO BROWN
From the author of the Amazon #1 Bestseller in Women's Poetry Fifty Whispers - Poems By Extraordinary Women comes Stay Thirsty Poets - Vol. I, a unique anthology of poems by twenty-two of today's greatest and most talented poets, including Poets Laureate Billy Collins and Robert Pinsky, Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Muldoon, Founder and Editor of The Best American Poetry Series David Lehman, National Book Critics Circle Award-winner Denise Duhamel, MacArthur Foundation ...
She lives alone, he lives in hiding. She is just getting to know him, he has known her all his life. Jayla knows he is keeping something from her. Brian knows that meeting her means the end of his life.
What will she do to hold on to him? What will he sacrifice to keep her safe?
"Not your average love story."
The woman in Red has a secret admirer.
Amazon Top 30 Bestseller in Asian American Literature.
Two strangers on the same path.
They will be each other's salvation.
On a rainy, winter night, a mysterious woman in a red dress seeking shelter comes inside the restaurant Kabir was busy working in -- primarily the bar. Night after night, drink after drink, she comes back to the same spot. That is where he sees her for the first time.
Hundreds of patrons around her try to speak ...
Henry's life as a poor college student in Oklahoma is hard enough before it spins suddenly out of control when he is implicated in the grisly murder of his boss. Haunted by horrors from his past and the hidden personality inside him, Henry must prove his innocence while dealing with a fastidious centuries-old demon, outrunning a renegade crazed angel, and avoiding a murderous cult bent on waking The Great Old One himself. This fast-paced urban paranormal thriller pits Henry and a small group of unlikely heroes against gods, monsters, ...
Looking for something new? Every short story in The Lost Legends is bursting with characters you'll never forget and stories you won't be able to put down.
Shadowy creatures at the edge of town. Looming dragons and crafty elves. The sounds you can't explain from the garden and the monsters living next door. The Lost Legends contributors include best-selling and award-winning authors who have let their imaginations run wild through each page.
Idna's Journals - When a mad woman is laid to rest, her dark grimoires taunt the ...
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Lazarus Solaris, a man who dwells in two separate worlds. In the underworld as well as U.S. intelligence agencies, is a world class assassin - known only as "The Chameleon". Renowned for his ability to remain anonymous after 20 years of crafting his trade. A man in which light and darkness dwell in a symbiotic relationship; making him as capable of random acts of kindness as he is of premeditated violence.
In Evolution of a Killer, "The Chameleon" is hired by Texas Banker, Enrique Garza, a man with a hidden connection to a notorious ...
There is nothing ordinary about ORDINARY LIVES, a new historical novel by British writer and poet Bethany W. Pope. Her riveting story captures London's early nineteenth-century demimonde world in all its shadowy desperations and perversity. A novel of Gothic suspense, it resonates as both a classic love story and a modern, feminist cautionary tale with its every dark and quirky turn.
At the book's heart is Mary, its central character and chief irony: a pituitary dwarf whose large intelligence, courage, and unyielding principles ...
In 2042, Reptilian Aliens will destroy Humanity unless one Druidess can stop them.
Emily Hester doesn't know that she is a druid or that royal blood runs through her veins. When the Awen Order of Druids declares Emily their leader, her first instinct is to run away. She's not a heroine and she doesn't know magic, yet Druid prophecy insists only she can save Earth.
Beset by inner demons and disastrous storms, can Emily summon the courage to claim her Druid legacy? Or will the merciless horde wipe out all humans, including her?
Television reporter Ellie Schimmel goes right to work when she discovers an elderly woman -- her neighbor -- has been murdered execution-style while Ellie's been out of town. Sometimes alone, and at other times in tandem with police detective Sam Bieterman, Ellie develops lists of possible suspects and motives that grow even more tangled when another murder occurs.
Play a bard, meet sexy girls, and discover forgotten lore...
Darren is homeless when he's offered the deal of a lifetime: get paid to play a bard in an online, virtual reality game. The catch? He's tasked with awakening Angelica, a crippled girl who's spent ten years in the game.
As he embarks on his search for her, Darren goes on adventures, learns the lore of the land, and finds that being a bard is more fun than it seemed.
But appearances can deceive -- especially in a VR world -- and Darren is taken aback to discover the ...
JA'NISE "NISEY" DAVIS' life is far from a fairy tale. And when her soon-to-be husband, Trevan "TC" Clayton, is shot to death right in front of her on the night he proposes to her, her life takes a dramatic turn for the worse. TC's mother gives all her son's worldly possessions away -- including he and Nisey's Florissant suburban home -- to a two-bit con-artist/ex-pimp turned reverend. Nisey is left with no other choice but to move back to the drug-infested Section 8 apartments of St. Louis' JVL.
Stripped of the ghetto fabulous ...
Genre: African American
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I'm what you'd call a hyper-intellectual. I love to learn more than most kids love to play. Then the divorce messes everything up.
In spite of my parents, I get my philosophy about love from a grungy and homeless businessman.
A famous nun gives me life-altering advice about how to practice this love.
And what about all these feelings I have for the skater punk down the street? Why won't this amazing looking guy date?
An ever fracturing relationship with Shepherd, my father, may put an end to all my visits with Reuel.
And if ...
Genre: Coming of Age
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Carter Montgomery knows exactly what he wants and needs in life.
And lastly, a career.
Just when he thought he had it all and would soon be checking off each of those boxes, everything changed.
A girl can only take so much before she loses hope and resigns herself to a life that is nothing like the one she'd dreamed of, but everything can change in a moment, for better or worse. One call is all it takes for me. One call to help someone and I'm staring face-to-face with the picture of a life my heart ...
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"A ghost mystery for readers who don't usually enjoy the paranormal."
Pebble Cove is not the sleepy coastal town Rosemary remembers from her childhood. Ghosts are everywhere, and only she can see them.
When Rosemary Woodmere inherits her estranged grandmother's Victorian teahouse, she doesn't expect to also inherit a ghost named Asher from the 1920s.
Things get weirder for Rosemary.
Her grandma was supposedly murdered.
A body washes up on the beach, and the police suspect her of the man's murder.
She's trying to navigate her ...
Unbridled power. Sultry women. Tropical weather. What's not to love about the Underworld?
Stepping through a portal transported me and my harem straight to hell. The thing is it's not such a bad place. I know exactly what I want to do here: lay low and cultivate my power. But when I get entangled in a brutal war between demon guilds and the monsters they've spawned, my vacation in hell takes a turn for the worse. Oh, and I'm still being hunted by both demons and elves.
When you add all my bad luck together, survival looks like a ...
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The "Space Navy" series is a blend of space opera with a heavy dose of military science fiction and horror. A sci-fi thriller series which has been described as "Star Trek meets Full Metal Jacket".
Josiah Trenchard is a no-nonsense, foul mouthed, alcohol-fuelled action hero. He's one of the roughest, toughest troopers in the fleet; a soldier of distinct morals and a renowned lack of tact, who is less "space marine" and more Sean Bean's "Richard Sharpe".
Trenchard's been fighting hard in the bloody war that's been raging between ...
Amber's finally made it into the beauty industry. Working for a cosmetics company gives her the opportunity to test hundreds of new beauty products each year. But when she samples the offerings from Blake Cosmeceuticals, she's immediately suspicious. Are these serums really the fountain of youth, or is the handsome Dr. Blake selling nothing more than snake oil?
Dr. Aaron Blake works non-stop. He's created his own line of skin care treatments, complete with celebrity endorsements and on-air appearances. However, what he really wants ...
From REMINGTON KANE, The Author of the TANNER! Series
TAKEN! - HIT SQUAD - Book 7 of The TAKEN! Series
While Jessica is on the phone speaking to her brother, Jimmy, someone takes several shots at him and the line goes dead.?
Seeking answers, Jessica's husband travels to Brownsville, Texas, and soon finds himself embroiled in a personal dispute between his brother-in-law and a local drug kingpin named, Donato Sierra.?
Sierra vows to see Mr. White dead and masses his army of street soldiers against him in a battle that will test ...
James, a chronic underachiever who wants nothing more than to just survive becomes extraordinary when he has the world's most advanced artificial intelligence installed in his head. Well, more his eye. Val, the AI occupying James' brain- er eye does more than just help him survive. She provides him an endless supply of money and helps him romance a one armed violinist by building her a functioning robotic arm. For once in his life, James is doing more than just surviving. Just as everything seems perfect, Val begins a frightening ...
Founded and patronized by the illustrious Duke of Wainwright, Dr. Denton's Sanatorium for Little Women has been both a sanctuary and a rehabilitation center for women deemed too independent and disobedient for good society. But the Duke has very exacting standards in what he considers true rehabilitation.
Dependence, Submission, and Pleasure. These are the three pillars of the Sanatorium for Little Women.
Nineteen year old Marissa Brignall has no idea that her aunt and uncle are about to leave her at the doorsteps of Dr. Denton's ...
They call them "Death Freaks" or "Dead Heads". People who seek knowledge of what awaits on the other side of life. Their methods are unsound and beyond belief. They torture the secrets out of the dead during their special brand of interrogations.
These dangerous people have chosen the corpse of Diane Mitchell to interrogate in the privacy of an abandoned house. Needing Toby, Diane's son, for their ghastly process, the innocent man is held hostage in the same room as his mother's rotten body.
Toby will experience firsthand the ...
Religion and Politics - Chicago-style.
Wielding the Grand Jury like a sledgehammer at a demolition party, Assistant State's Attorney "Fire Plug" O'Neill raises the ante on the Cardinal of Chicago until everyone in this "us vs. them" thriller reaches a boiling point in pursuit of the truth. Take the ride as one of the toughest prosecutors in the U.S. manipulates the people and the law to bring about the result he wants to see.
SPECIAL DISPENSATIONS serves up fast-paced action and finely-tuned twists and turns where Church meets ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
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In this first installment of the Mystic Saga, McElhaney's critically acclaimed serial of science-fiction suspense, we meet Declan Stringfellow ~ a man single-handedly taking out his revenge on the organized crime ring in Richland. The cards seem to be dealt in his favor until a car accident lands him in the hospital.
But don't close your eyes for a second...
In the blink of an eye, he goes from being in a hospital MRI scanner to being aboard a Colonial Establishment Cruiser 300 years in the future. He wakes up in a different ...
After staying in the Swiss Alps for barely two days, Inspector Cullot knows there are going to be two murders committed at his hotel. He also knows there is only one man who can prevent there being even more... That man is Inspector Cullot himself. So begins another Inspector Cullot Mystery... Cullot, together with his gorgeous, sexy daughter, Stephanie, his faithful side-kick, Detective Sergeant Watkins, and the bumbling, note-taking PC Blunt, put their holiday on hold and set off in pursuit of the killer, in one of the most ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 193 Pages (2,529 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
No-one knows for sure when or why the Burryman ceremony in South Queensferry began, although many say it celebrates the granting to the town of Royal Burgh status by James VI in 1588.
Whatever its origins, the ceremony was held every year for hundreds of years until it was suspended by the authorities after the gruesome and mysterious death of a participant in the 1990 ceremony.
This is the story of the events surrounding that death. It is a story exposing the violence, bigotry and sectarianism that fester in the underbelly of ...
Mindi Townsend has just got home from college for the summer, and hoping to finally take a chance on her one true love. Luke Ross has waited longer than he ever thought he could to make her his own. But with an ex-girlfriend that had been lurking in the background the whole time, and no one suspecting a thing, things could get real sticky, real fast.
Mindi and Luke have been in love for the last five years, but Luke has a psychopath ex-girlfriend who will do anything to keep them a part. Even commit murder, if she's got to. Who ...
"A delightful and moving story that's full of heart" - Reedsy Discovery
On the morning of the 17th, after a particularly sleepful night, Julie Galles woke up to find herself transformed into a cat. Still half asleep, she watched a set of ginger and white paws stretch out on the beige duvet cover and felt every inch of her body yearning for a good scratch. She yawned and shook her head, a set of gray whiskers flickering in the corners of her eyes. Overcome by a sudden tedious thought, she took a gander around the room, followed by a ...
Jalon was once a great and powerful place. Then the Magician Kings had gone to war with the Fairie and the result was the extinction of the former and the near destruction of the latter.
Now only a few city states remain, and trade between them has grown increasingly difficult. Jalia's father dies while trying to secure a trade deal to the south. After an incident involving a giant and the King of Bagdor, Jalia is forced to leave her home and travel the trade roads.
Daniel was born on a farm in Delbon and when his parents died, he ...
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God's healing love gives Raina the courage to follow His call to Southeast Asia where she finds a joy she never expected. Hunger for love, wrong choices, consequences, and agonizing self-sacrifice make up Raina's past. The shame, guilt, and heartache follow her everywhere yet she can no longer ignore God's calling to journey to a distant land to share His truth and love. Based on a true story.
Leaving behind her familiar Midwest roots Raina steps out in faith and finds that God's plans exceed all expectations. She delights in her new ...
Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction
/ Length: 232 Pages (987 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
Ethan is a 22-year-old misanthrope who lives alone in his apartment with a drum set he can't play.
He doesn't like the job that Marianne at the temp agency got him working in room with chatty middle-aged ladies.
He loathes the music most people like. He knows someday he's going to play his drums in a heavy, heavy band.
He barely talks to anyone. For Ethan, how's-the-weather small talk by the elevator is unbearable.
Then he meets the woman down the hall, the one with the calliope voice. And for some reason she wants to talk to ...
Fed up with the cruel antics of a lip gloss-stealing mean girl named Brenda, fifteen-year-old Jenessa is faced with the opportunity to seek revenge by outing her nemesis to their entire school when she discovers Brenda has carefully hidden the truth that she's a lesbian. This short stage play for teenagers features roles for two young women and requires a simple set to produce.
A sequence of irritating events has Stone fed up with the everyday drag of life. His boss, his neighbor, traffic, the law, etc... When vivid dreams start happening in his sleep, and wild coincidences start to occur, Stone gets led down a different path in life, to a place far far away from troubles and stress... for a while. His friend Steve always tells him to Find the Horse. He says when your neck deep in horse crap, look around, somewhere around is a beautiful horse. That saying turns into meaning alot more as Stone 's life turns ...
Genre: Mythology & Folk Tales
/ Length: 290 Pages (14,165 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
For years scientists had warned about the real possibility of a global strike from outer space: a global killer. Mathematicians had calculated that once in approximately every sixty million years the Earth has been hit by a meteorite of such proportions it drastically changes our climate, plunging the world into a decade of nuclear winters.
In a post-apocalyptic world in which the sun has been replaced by near-darkness, the few remaining survivors have been forced underground to protect themselves from the evil predators that roam ...
This highly anticipated sequel to The Arena: The Awakening, will take the reader on a tale of intrigue, revenge and excitement throughout the UK, Europe and various parts of the US as Laura, with the help of some trusted friends, catches up with those that thought they were safe.
Hank and his wife Laura, both worked for the National Security Agency, but after her death, Hank transferred to the FBI in an attempt to escape her memory. Being called in to investigate a number of cold cases involving shootings which took place in New ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 219 Pages (740 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
The Thrown Away post-apocalyptic saga concludes... with the final part in the series.
Alone in a cell once more, Jack waits for chaos to arrive.
All the pieces are in play, and all the players are converging.
The battle for The Facility, and the future of the people of the Junklands, has begun.
But can Jack survive it?
Genre: Science Fiction
/ Length: 74 Pages (578 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
This Book might be a finished investigation of global genuine wrongdoing history that unloads the dazzling stories through infographics and top to bottom examination that spreads out each key reality and detail. Look at the science, brain research, and sociology of criminal conduct, and skim profiles of lowliness, casualties, and criminologists. See each piece of information and follow the examination from start to finish, and study the police and sleuthing of each case. The Classic True Stories of Murder, Passion, and Power: Best ...
Steve wakes up one morning after a horrible couple of weeks in which he's lost his girlfriend, his job, his savings and the majority of his self-respect. Dragging himself out of bed he wanders over to the window with a bottled water and a handful of Advil. Looking out of his apartment window he sees people running around crazily and a bunch of burning shrubbery. He decides to go back to sleep and see if it all goes away. When he wakes up for the second time it turns out the view from his fourth floor apartment wasn't a nightmare. It ...
When a time agent lets his historically significant student get killed, Josh is the only agent that can take his place. This event is causing the universe to play fast and loose with physics, allowing the sins of the ONLE time agency to haunt them from the past. Will ONLE survive this attack? Can Josh figure out how resurrection works and get the girl? Will Raj find a curry that doesn't leave him running for the toilet? Join the adventures of Josh and the rest of the ONLE time agency to find out.
Life on the river was paradise... until the executioners arrived.
Now, Walt Asher's friends, family, life -- gone.
No place is safe. He's on the run and -- what's this?
Ruthless killers and conspirators hiding a dangerous secret.
They'll kill to protect it. And Walt's the next to die. Unless...
A kidnapped baby. A mother's will to find her. A killer targeting them both.
By USA Today best-selling author Pamela Crane comes a psychological thriller critics are calling "a literary ride that you'll sink your teeth into and savor until the last chilling page." Perfect for fans of Tess Gerritsen and C.J. Box.
Three years ago Tina Alvarez was trapped in a sex-trafficking ring. Three years ago she bore a daughter who was sold on the black market. But three years didn't erase her tenacity to get her little girl back... and get even ...
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
/ Length: 258 Pages (415 KB) / Lending: Not Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
The Hobbit meets Robin Hood: Men in Tights in this "slight" parody.
Adventure. Excitement. Epik craves those things.
In search of a father he's never known and of magic he's sure he'll exhibit (once the timing is right), the young halfling moves to his local kingdom. There, Epik becomes the apprentice to the first wizard he meets - the only wizard left in the city. And for the first time in his life, the halfling makes friends, most notably with a beautiful half-elf girl named Myra.
As a secret sect meet to plot the king's ...
/ Length: 324 Pages (6,146 KB) / Lending: Enabled / Added: Aug 14th, 2020
THE BLOODY PIRATE SAGA BEGINS...
The waters of the Caribbean run red in this brutal tale of revenge that is not for the faint of heart! Katherine Lindsay, the pampered young wife of a wealthy ship captain, has left her leisurely life in London to accompany her husband to America. So far their journey has been uneventful, even boring. But when ruthless pirates suddenly storm the ship to plunder her husband's riches, Katherine is one of the treasures they steal, sparking a bloody chain of events that will alter the course of piracy in ...
You'll Never Want to Have Sex Again!
Adult film star Cherry Areolas is on her way to a paid sex gig when the unthinkable happens. She's kidnapped by a mysterious man at a rest stop, then taken to a remote cabin where Cherry uncovers the sinister secret of her captive's sex drive.
Gasm will leave you shocked and offended. Tell the publisher to cease operations immediately!
Who picks up a hitchhiker in an area they're just passing through?
I don't know if these two guys are crazy, or just incredible.
Hannah Howell finally did it. She finally packed a bag and left her abusive boyfriend. But now what?
No phone, no car, no other choice, Hannah hops on the highway to hitch, heading to California in the hopes of staying with her cousin Zack and his partners. She strikes it lucky when Nathan Greene and Jeremy Webb stop for her.
The two best friends, stressed out from work, are taking a road trip, ready for ...
Handsome and kind-hearted Will Sullivan owns a pet shop in an idyllic seaside town. Business is good, and he's dating again for the first time since his divorce, but in the course of a single day, Will's whole life turns upside-down. A corporate giant threatens to destroy his business, his ex-wife decides to move back to town, and worst of all, he discovers a dead body. When Will's girlfriend is arrested as a suspect, it's up to Will, with the help of an adorably enthusiastic shelter dog, to uncover the identity of the killer, in a ...