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The Time Traveller by ET the Alien The Time Traveller by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 12,800 words Sample 20%
Imagine... you walk past a market stall where the seller is selling Time Travel for $50. Would you want to know more? Would you be curious? Would you fall for it? Jenny did and you will never believe the journey she began on that fateful Saturday morning. A time travel classic that will have you thinking - a lot.
pili kothi no lohi tarshyo shayatan by SHAILESHKUMAR PARMAR pili kothi no lohi tarshyo shayatan by Oct. 18, 2018 You set the price! 18,250 words Sample 40%
એક તાંત્રિક આ પૃથ્વી પર રાજ કરવા ની ઇચ્છાથી સાધના કરીને અનેક લોકોની બલી ચઢાવે છે પણ તેની આ મનસા જાણી ગયેલ એક પંડિત પોતાનું બલિદાન આપીને તાંત્રિક ની સાધના વિફળ બનાવે છે. સાધના વિફળ થવાથી તાંત્રિક એક શ્રાપિત, એક અતૃપ્ત આત્મા બની જાય છે અને સંસાર પર કહેર વરસાવે છે. એક પિતા પુત્રનું ઘર્ષણ છે, એક પુત્ર પોતાની માતા માટે, પોતાની પ્રેમિકા માટે પિતા સામે ઊભો થાય છે.ભાઈ બહેનનો પ્રેમ છે આ વાર્તા માં.
Practical Ghosters by Ezra Dawn Practical Ghosters by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 13,690 words
(Standalone. This is a short story. The first half of this story was written as part of Stormy Glenn’s ManLove Competition Fall 2017 edition. The rest after that is entirely new. Enjoy.)
Wail of the Tempest by A. E. Branson Wail of the Tempest by Oct. 18, 2018 $1.99 120,310 words Sample 20%
While the crippling effects of a solar storm continue to be felt, Alexia Gautreaux hides with her friend Reuben because of her ability to produce bursts of potent energy. But for the first time in her life she must face adversity alone when the wrong people do find her. Her spirit is tested, but worse, she makes the discovery more than her freedom is at stake.
Achieving Success Through Passion by Ajayi Olubiyi Achieving Success Through Passion by Oct. 18, 2018 Free! 7,850 words Read a sample
ACHIEVING SUCCESS THROUGH PASSION is a book to stimulate your thinking that you can become whatever you want to if you just focus on what you love. Passion is key to success. With it comes the enthusiasm to keep mastering the art of your work. Get started towards a passionate life and you will be surprised by how far you have gone achieving your dreams.
Here is Ware by Michael Cocchiarale Here is Ware by Oct. 18, 2018 $4.99 58,960 words Sample 10%
Set in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York—and in places between and beyond—these stories feature characters baffled by where they are in their lives. Several focus on returns—the emotions that roil, the dark secrets that press against the heart. In these stories, characters are coming and going, forever shaped by where they are.  
Grave Fortune by Nancy E. Polin Grave Fortune by Oct. 18, 2018 $4.99 62,030 words Sample 10%
Gifts are not always welcome… The accident which claimed her husband’s life left Dana Chambers with a unique ability. Gifts are not always beautiful… A long ago promise puts Alex Kelly in the reluctant role of guide and protector. Gifts cannot always been returned… 270 years of life is more than Joseph ever wanted, but the long road may have just become a bit more interesting.
Straight Boy by Jay Bell Straight Boy by Oct. 18, 2018 $4.99 104,710 words
When I first met Carter King, I knew he was something special. I imagined us being together, and we are, but only as friends. I’m trying to be cool with that, but I know he has secrets, and there have definitely been mixed signals. I don’t want a crush to ruin what we already have. Then again, if there’s any chance that we can be together, it’s might be with the worth the risk.
Bride of the Dark by Heidi Wessman Kneale Bride of the Dark by Oct. 18, 2018 $4.99 132,820 words Sample 20%
Marriage to the God of the Dark isn't all it's cracked up to be.
Lucky Girl by Selena Kitt Lucky Girl by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 61,340 words Sample 20%
Who knew loving a real rock star could be so hard? Sara is Dale Diamond's biggest fan—and one of his biggest secrets. Catapulted to fame, Dale and his band, Black Diamond, are learning to deal with the grueling realities of the music business... including frenzied groupies. Dale's agent, determined to preserve the musician's image as a sexy single man, won't let fans know he has a girlfriend.
Fear Of Dating by Jacki Kelly Fear Of Dating by Oct. 18, 2018 $3.10 51,640 words Sample 5%
His brother is missing, and the woman he loves is dating strangers. Can he save them both in time?
Tuhan Mencintaimu by Juan Sumampouw Tuhan Mencintaimu by Oct. 17, 2018 $1.99 52,750 words
This book is a compilation of Markus Marlon's writings which he shared through mailing lists and Blackberry Messenger groups between 2010 and 2012. Language: Indonesian.
Red River Run by Aubrey Moore Red River Run by Oct. 17, 2018 $0.99 63,040 words Sample 15%
An old demon has come to haunt Maya Colebrook, the famous psychic medium from Caldwell, Montana. The memories of her parents and her dark childhood have returned, only creating more questions than answers of who she is.
Setting the Theater: U.S. Sustainment Operations in the Pacific during World War II - Rivalry, War Plan Orange, Pearl Harbor, Materiel Structures, Understanding the Geography and Tyranny of Distance by Progressive Management Setting the Theater: U.S. Sustainment Operations in the Pacific during World War II - Rivalry, War Plan Orange, Pearl Harbor, Materiel Structures, Understanding the Geography and Tyranny of Distance by Oct. 17, 2018 $6.99 26,420 words Sample 3%
The United States has been involved in the Pacific for over a century, and the need to understand the geography and tyranny of distance is only one characteristic of the theater. Understanding the importance of posturing and setting the theater for deterrence, successful defense, and sustainment is even more crucial.
Butterfly Red Sky by Aubrey Moore Butterfly Red Sky by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 74,100 words Read a sample
Demons & evil lurk in the world of seventeen-year-old Maya Colebrook, especially the shadow man who murders her each night in her dreams-the same man who took her best friend, Lizzy's, life. What will she discover about herself along the way of remembering who her real parents are? Who can she trust when anyone could be the shadow man? Will she just become the winged creature in the ruby red sky?
The Malediction of Llewyn Glass by Drew H. Franks The Malediction of Llewyn Glass by Oct. 17, 2018 $8.20 52,360 words Sample 5%
"You're Only Noble as Your Choices, Mr. Glass."
The Rewind Files - The First Seven Chapters by Claire Willett The Rewind Files - The First Seven Chapters by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 28,560 words Read a sample
When a smart-mouthed researcher at the Time Travel Bureau discovers historical events altered without authorization, she reluctantly takes on her first field mission: Operate undercover in the Mid-20th Century to find the source of the Chronomaly. When she discovers a high level conspiracy, she must go on the run through the 1970's and stop the conspirators before she is silenced for good.
Only Human by Meredith Katz Only Human by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 18,790 words Sample 20%
Getting sick sucks, and magic sucks worse. So when Saul finds out that his sudden bout of sickness is actually a curse, he's understandably freaked out by being referred to a necromantic specialist. But the ordeal is made moderately better by the cute receptionist, Theo, who is exactly Saul's type—aside from the fact that he's dead...
the Cult of the Black Lotus by Norman X. Scozzafova the Cult of the Black Lotus by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 66,650 words Sample 15%
The gods often make use of heroes. More often, though, they make use of those less than heroic. Revenge, whether served hot or cold, is a thing to be avoided at all costs. Even with that understanding, a young knight embarks on a personal vendetta against the men who killed her parents. This all-consuming goal has been the only purpose for which she was thought to have survived. Is it enough?
The Girl on the Stove by M. Wiklund The Girl on the Stove by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 19,770 words Sample 20%
Princess Galina's father has set her a difficult task: persuade a peasant named Elena to reveal the secrets behind her magical powers. Difficult, and maybe impossible, given that Elena is stubborn to a fault and has no respect for authority—especially the kind that wears a crown. And the more time passes, the less Galina cares about doing her duty and more about simply Elena herself.
Ghosts and Daemons and Cultists, Oh My! by Julie Davis Ghosts and Daemons and Cultists, Oh My! by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 5,020 words Sample 40%
GHOSTS AND DAEMONS AND CULTISTS, OH MY! is a collection of four, fantasy short stories. Each story provides an interaction with a magical or paranormal entity, and if you read closely, you can find where at least two of the stories connect.
Tragic Coolness by Giselle Renarde Tragic Coolness by Oct. 17, 2018 $5.99 33,720 words Sample 20%
When a handsome stranger arrives at the family orchard, Tatyana’s world is turned upside-down. It’s been ages since she’s felt an attraction like this. And yet, when she confesses her love, the enigmatic Eugene Onegin rips her heart to shreds. Years later, when they meet again, will Eugene surrender to his long-buried emotions? Or will a tragic coolness be his downfall?
Midnight Embers - a book of sonnets by Candice James Midnight Embers - a book of sonnets by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 11,880 words Sample 20%
The poet weaves a colourful tapestry of words from gentle and gossamer poetic watercolours, painted in transparent pastel palates; through subtle oils with their tactile depth and clarity to altogether ‘darker’ works; pieces from the ‘dark side’ scraped almost violently onto the canvas in gaudy acrylics with a razor edged palate knife.
Rompecabezas Jill by Gary Hancock Rompecabezas Jill by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 6,790 words Read a sample
¿Qué haces cuando eres un hijo de los ricos y hermosos? Bueno, si eres alto, delgado, con la zanahoria cubierta y lisa, te conviertes en un policía. Esta es la historia de una niña rica y su ascenso a través de las filas de la policía de Los Ángeles. Únase a esta joven, enérgica y veloz, que maneja su auto pone su intelecto contra los peores asesinos de la ciudad.
Temptation's Rose by Katherine McLellan Temptation's Rose by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 80,700 words Sample 20%
An English beauty, a Viking warrior, two worlds collide in scorching passion.
Catee's Exodus by Keith Holmes Catee's Exodus by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 84,230 words Sample 20%
The Vigilant: Catee's Exodus is the story of modern day knights battling hidden dragons in a secret war for our hearts and souls. Catee's Exodus delves into not only this ongoing war, but also the entertainment industry, MK Ultra Mind Control, the Hollywood Illuminati, and the meat grinder of rising fame. It's a paranormal romance, supernatural thriller, and is intended for mature audiences.
La Sociedad Farsante by Ricardo J Fuentes N, Sr La Sociedad Farsante by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.00 88,270 words
La Sociedad Farsante, fue escrita por el autor Ricardo J Fuentes N, nacido en Venezuela en el año de 1971, representando su primera obra literaria. La obra duró en escribirse un año, sin contar la interacción previa en años anteriores. Son 207 páginas con 24 diferentes temas, que forman parte de la interacción de cualquier persona en el mundo, no se pretende invadir mentes, solamente un entender.
A Theory of Love by Kate Christie A Theory of Love by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 99,760 words Sample 20%
Sociology professor Eva DeMarco and graduate student Cassidy Trane aren't looking for a relationship, especially not with each other. But as fate conspires to bring Cass and Eva together, they learn that sometimes plans have to be flexible—that is, if they want a chance at their very own Happily Ever After.
Older Yet Faster: The Secret to Running Fast and Injury Free by Older Yet Faster Publications Pty Ltd Older Yet Faster: The Secret to Running Fast and Injury Free by Oct. 17, 2018 $9.99 64,150 words Sample 15%
Older Yet Faster” is a manual for teaching runners how to transition to efficient running and to help them to avoid incurring almost all of the common running injuries as they do so. It is ideal for beginners to learn how to run well and for experienced runners to changeover to good technique. Coaches and Podiatrists can also use this book as a reference for coaching or treating runners.
Up the Wolves by Mike Ramon Up the Wolves by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 3,260 words Read a sample
A man's car breaks down on a desolate road that runs through the woods. He decides to walk into town for help...but there is something lurking in those woods.
The Frugal Living Cookbook: 20 Cheap and Easy Recipes That Will Save You Money by porfarada The Frugal Living Cookbook: 20 Cheap and Easy Recipes That Will Save You Money by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 4,430 words Read a sample
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Messages from the Sun God, Jesus Christ by Kerry Wells Messages from the Sun God, Jesus Christ by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 31,410 words Read a sample
I interacted with Christ as the consciousness of the Sun.
Communication Risk: How to Bridge the Client-Advisor Gap to Protect and Grow Your Business by Ellen Bessner Communication Risk: How to Bridge the Client-Advisor Gap to Protect and Grow Your Business by Oct. 17, 2018 $9.95 66,020 words Sample 20%
Discover how to build successful, long-lasting, and mutually beneficial client-advisor relationships to protect and benefit your business!
Step Change Principle by Matthew David Carroll Step Change Principle by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 2,590 words Read a sample
…Think you’ve had hard interviews? Try time traveler in this multi-dimensional tale…
Stone Knives & Extra Lives by Matthew Hughes Stone Knives & Extra Lives by Oct. 17, 2018 You set the price! 58,990 words Sample 10%
In my horror fantasy novel STONE KNIVES & EXTRA LIVES, a romantic excursion in the Welsh countryside and a botched marriage proposal escalate quickly into a battle for survival against forces far greater than “will-she or won’t-she.”
Weight Loss And Arrangement Of Goals Weight Loss And Arrangement Of Goals"What You Need To Know About Goal Setting For Weight Loss And Management" by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 8,390 words Sample 20%
Is weight loss a battle for you? There is no enchantment pill for weight loss. There are tips and traps, however, that can make weight loss a significantly less demanding procedure. With a little learning, some persistence and diligent work, you'll see exactly how simple fruitful weight loss can be. A few people loathe what they call "diet sustenance." So have a go at joining nourishments you don
Hartmann the Anarchist or The Doom of the Great City by Keith Brown Hartmann the Anarchist or The Doom of the Great City by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 36,170 words Read a sample
An 1892 classic tale, by Edward Douglas Fawcett, of a battle between classes, with the titular Hartmann striking fear via his terrorist attacks. Raining down destruction from his dirigible, the protagonist is put at a moral quandary over Hartmann's actions.
Lei (2) by Guido Sperandio Lei (2) by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 4,080 words Read a sample
Ed ecco il secondo quaderno dedicato a Lei, la donna. Continua il piacevole ed eccitante viaggio nell'altra metà del cielo.
White Bark by Josh Gaines White Bark by Oct. 17, 2018 $0.99 6,180 words Sample 10%
A boy and his grandfather encounter trouble on the family farm.
Purple Haze by Candice James Purple Haze by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 11,670 words Sample 20%
Purple Haze purports to describe "nondescript days" but these poems situate the "I/You" of the lyric's spoken voice in a passionate, sometimes erotic, interrogation of imagination and feeling that is looking for answers.~ Fred Wah, Canadian Parliamentary Poet Laureate; Officer of the Order of Canada
War and Chance by Kerin Freeman War and Chance by Oct. 17, 2018 $7.50 130,670 words Sample 10%
Thomas, a naive, 18 year-old conscientious objector, has just received his call up papers to join the Hampshires and fight for King and country, and attend boot camp for nine godawful weeks of basic training. Thomas, Spud, Paddy and Archie become a band of brothers. Armed with only a .303 rifle and boot camp training, the lads are thrown headlong into the killing fields of France.
Enterprising Women:  Practical Advice for First Time Entrepreneurs by Melina Druga Enterprising Women: Practical Advice for First Time Entrepreneurs by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 18,750 words Read a sample
Realistic, while being both inspiring and encouraging, Enterprising Women shares the stories of dozens female entrepreneurs as they give advice to those hoping to following in their footsteps.
Walk as Jesus Walked - Volume II: Growing in Christ by Dr. Steven J. Bassett Walk as Jesus Walked - Volume II: Growing in Christ by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 31,230 words Read a sample
Volume II is a series focused on "Growing in Christ" and is essential for all who wish to experience spiritual growth and a better understanding of how to walk as Jesus walked. My prayer is the Lord will use these messages to inspire you to live a deeper spiritual life as you grow in the Lord.
i, Cal by Zachariah Louis i, Cal by Oct. 17, 2018 $1.99 11,870 words Sample 20%
Part to-do list, part instruction manual, i, Cal is the ultimate calendar. For the next year of your life, dedicate yourself to following that other-worldly path. A path that will make you question your identity, dare to question your preconceptions and perhaps, just a little, make sense of the world.
Chasing Friendship by Brett Bastard Chasing Friendship by Oct. 17, 2018 $1.99 14,480 words Sample 5%
In part 1 of the series, the memory of the butterfly gives way to a quest to remember my first memory. From there the journey traverses 14000 words along a quest to find someone to call a friend.
Dead Right by John Dee Dead Right by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 137,440 words Sample 10%
"Dead Right!" 13 People are going into 'Mares Rest' this Halloween. How many will survive? IF you think; after finding over 170 corpses the cops are going to allow you to just waltz down the lane into the sunset. YOU'VE got another think coming!
Anthologies and Remembrances by Alexander Reyes Anthologies and Remembrances by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 4,570 words Sample 15%
contains 12 poems of the zodiac tribute new material and a poem about my grandmother.
The Hitman of Avenue U by Hy Brett The Hitman of Avenue U by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 61,680 words Sample 15%
Churchgoer and family man George Mancuso doesn't want to be a killer. But he's unemployed, despondent, and desperate. When his friend Big Nick Lombardi, offers to take him on as a hitman, George realizes that it's the best deal he can get. But he's not sure he can do it. Until he spots Jack Warren, the lying, deceitful boss who ruined his life.
A Change Of Hearts by Linda Louise Rigsbee A Change Of Hearts by Oct. 17, 2018 $1.99 64,970 words Sample 20%
Faced with challenging issues, Carmen must make choices that may determine whether or not their marriage survives.
Standing On God's Promises by Ikechukwu Joseph Standing On God's Promises by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 15,720 words Sample 20%
God promised to protect them. So that night of the vigil unknown to them someone had been hired to kill them just because they profess Jesus Christ. These enthusiastic young believers sang on their way to vigil through the village's major dusty road. Their soul thrilling singing didn't allow