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Never To Be Ignored by H.A Dawson Never To Be Ignored by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 109,490 words
Shona's life's a silent battle zone, she's a compassionate nurse tending a terminal patient who's convinced her baby son was stolen some years ago. Can Shona help? Turning investigator is not in her job description. This story twists is like a corkscrew. Revenge is always bitter and warped.
The Ramblings of a Grave Robber by Deb Whittam The Ramblings of a Grave Robber by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 17,780 words Read a sample
I have a job. I tell people I assist with relocations. I just don’t tell them how, or where, or what. My name’s Stacey Dearling and I'm a grave robber. I rob graves so the guilty can be punished … by heaven or hell.
The Empire of Wizards: Read Dream by Rahim Mokari The Empire of Wizards: Read Dream by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 21,410 words Sample 15%
The Greatest Story About The World of Wizards. In an unknown time in the future, wizards will rule the world. The world becomes like a story and magical creatures arise. The reality and logic become weakened and ordinary humans lose their faith and hope. But the battle between magicians and ordinary humans does not stop and it is not clear what will happe
Wilde-als by Louw Erasmus Wilde-als by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.23 107,490 words Sample 20%
Mensehandel kyk nie na ouderdom nie, kinders so oud soos vyf jaar word verkrag voor hulle verkoop word. Blixsem het opgebring nadat hy die CD gesien het, Wilde-als het die klein mensie verkrag, en daaroor gelag. Blixsem het weer 'n keer gesweer dat hierdie mense stadig doodgemaak gaan word. Sy vriend Tommie moes ook 'n hewige prys betaal en soms het Blixsem gevra, hoekom Here, gebeur dit met my.
Publicity!: Peril of a Hollywood Crisis Manager Publicity!: Peril of a Hollywood Crisis Manager "That Sweet Swan Song" (Story 6) by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 5,280 words Read a sample
In the conclusion, Laurel is hired to help a rising KPop star clean his image after he goes on an anti-American rant during his performance on live tv. Laurel comes face to face with her past and it results in a devastating end. Questions will be answered and secrets will be revealed.
Mail-Order Cousins 5: Anya by Joyce Armor Mail-Order Cousins 5: Anya by Oct. 17, 2018 $1.99 31,110 words Sample 20%
As she travels across the country as a mail-order bride, Anya O’Hara is having second thoughts. At a stop in Boise, Idaho, she finds a dead woman and flees with Bethie, the woman’s four-year-old daughter, with the murderer hot on their trail. Can handsome Deputy Trent Briscoe save Anya in more ways than one?
Mail-Order Counsins 4: Bridget by Joyce Armor Mail-Order Counsins 4: Bridget by Oct. 17, 2018 $1.99 30,570 words Sample 20%
Family healer Bridget O’Hara is all set to become the mail-order bride of Karl Burgen when he suddenly calls off the wedding. She travels to his Oregon ranch anyway, where she finds her former fiancé has been seriously injured and is angry and depressed. Will Karl forgive her as she must hurt him to help him, or is the relationship doomed?
The New Dewtas - The Rise of Rudra by Suraj Kothiyal The New Dewtas - The Rise of Rudra by Oct. 17, 2018 $5.00 42,690 words Sample 20%
Neer, the head priest of the Himalayas, is troubled by the horrifying visions in his dream. On Ganga Maiyya's behest, he embarks on a journey to the doomed island of Bali. The island, plagued with cyclic torments of Sekala and Neskala and suffering from constant rainfall, faces an imminent danger of drowning in sea.
The Pursuit of Percipient by David Pearce The Pursuit of Percipient by Oct. 17, 2018 $6.99 72,460 words Sample 20%
Greasley Percipient has every reason to fear for his life. His pursuit is a nail-biting,edge of seat tale of ruthless pursuit, attempted drowning, near death by matanza and mistaken identity. He reaches Sicily, experiences imprisonment and evades the mafia as he makes his way from Trapani to Messina and attracts the attention of a Chinese hit woman. Safe in Salerno he breathes again - but is he?
Whisper To Me by Sherrie Lowe Whisper To Me by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 51,080 words Sample 15%
A new wife and a vengeful ghost. Not a good mix. Letitia – Tish – Stanyer makes husband Theo promise never to remarry if she dies and he complies just to pacify her. She isn’t going to die. She does – and he does remarry. Tish isn’t happy. Her spirit cannot rest with another woman in her domain, sampling the delights of her husband. Theo belongs to her – Sheena will have to go.
The Sea by KL Hughes The Sea by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 5,030 words Read a sample
Literature professor Louise Richards has a secret. She isn't human. Her evergreen body harbors a weathered soul, jaded and no longer thriving. That is, until student Nicole Stark walks into her classroom and awakens her. Something about Nicole is different, alluring, but Louise can’t quite put her finger on it. A supernatural lesbian romance about embracing secrets and being true to ourselves.
The Blacksmith by Sean Cashman The Blacksmith by Oct. 17, 2018 Free! 4,290 words Read a sample
From Sean Cashman and Jarrod Passmore comes a short tale of grief, centered around the memories of a man who lost everything, and now clings to what he once was. A string of events, born from the mistakes of his past, converge in a single point that will change his life forever. Be it for better or worse, the man he once was is shattered, and from the pieces he must struggle to forge a new life.
The Heartbreak Cowboy: Book 1 in the Coldiron Cowboys Series by Mina Beckett The Heartbreak Cowboy: Book 1 in the Coldiron Cowboys Series by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 80,370 words Sample 20%
Old flames burn hotter the second time around... It’s been four long years since McCrea Coldiron watched Eleanor Mackenna walk out of his life. He wasn’t ready for the marriage noose then and never thought he would be. Single, free to do as he pleases, and running the Promise Point Horse Rescue Ranch are the things
The Mage and The Boffin by Cliff Pratt The Mage and The Boffin by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 127,420 words Sample 15%
The Mage and the Boffin. The most powerful couple in many worlds. She is the ultimate scientist. He is the most powerful practitioner of Magic. But they are wary about using those powers to the maximum because they have discovered that direct intervention seldom results in a favourable outcome. Instead they apply them subtly, indirectly, behind the scenes, when they can.
Rhuna, The Snow Dreamer - Book 5 of A Quest for Ancient Wisdom by Barbara Underwood Rhuna, The Snow Dreamer - Book 5 of A Quest for Ancient Wisdom by Oct. 17, 2018 $0.99 77,740 words Sample 10%
Rhuna travels to the Land at the Top of the World, but her journey to seek help from Masters living on a higher plane is fraught with peril. A frightening entity called a tulpa, created from concentrated imagination, is determined to kill her before she reaches her goal. Did the Dark Master survive Rhuna's attempt to destroy him, and is he after revenge by controlling this murderous tulpa?
The Silver Queen by Josie Jaffrey The Silver Queen by Oct. 17, 2018 $3.99 100,770 words Sample 20%
The Silver Queen is the second book in Josie Jaffrey’s Sovereign trilogy, set in a dystopian Europe where vampiric Nobles control the last remnants of the human race.
One Way or Another by A.L. Brooks One Way or Another by Oct. 17, 2018 $6.99 63,290 words Sample 20%
Corporate lawyer Sarah is living a simple life: No ties, no hassles, no love. Demure teacher Bethany just wants to be swept off her feet. A chance meeting outside a London sex shop draws the unlikely pair together. But how can two people so different even connect, let alone fall in love? Can Ms. Wrong ever be right? A fun, sexy, lesbian romance about finding not what we want, but what we need.
Irregular Heartbeat by Chris Zett Irregular Heartbeat by Oct. 17, 2018 $9.99 94,250 words Sample 20%
When drummer Diana Petrell leaves her rock-star life to return to ER medicine, she won’t let anything stop her—not even falling for aloof mentor, Dr. Emily Barnes. Emily isn’t happy having to babysit an intriguing resident with a ten-year gap in her résumé. But then the lines blur. What happens to their careers when Diana’s secret comes out? A lesbian romance that asks how much we’d risk for love.
The Ace and the Bear by Caitlin Ricci The Ace and the Bear by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 17,600 words Sample 20%
When Jonah's family moves from San Francisco to a small town in Missouri, they hope it will give Jonah a simpler life—but simple isn't so easily obtained. Jonah becomes friends with Ansel and quickly develops a crush on him. When Ansel comes out to him, life seems even better, but as they finish high school and move on to college, life becomes even more complicated...
Upon the River Shore by Leona Bentley Upon the River Shore by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 60,830 words Sample 10%
Brett Garder is a rarity, an inverted mage, which makes him a liability in the world into which he was born. On the run from his violent and controlling boyfriend, he moves to the rural town of Landings. Having been raised by his grandfather to believe that only family can be trusted, meeting Lane Hunter is a shock.
A Silent Game of Spies by Brittanny Davis A Silent Game of Spies by Oct. 17, 2018 $4.99 276,320 words Sample 20%
Out of old comes a tale of royalty, assassins, and spies. War is brewing again throughout the Land. Centuries-old alliances are renewed, kingdoms fight for their realms, treachery emerges to overthrow rulers, all while murder and chaos run rampant….
Rogue Derelict by Joseph R. Lallo Rogue Derelict by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 66,680 words Sample 20%
After the fall of the empire, all Benita Castor wants is a quiet life as an accountant. Somehow, she finds herself auditing an old Kirian space station for a crime boss instead. When an ancient ship arrives and its crew assumes Benita was their commander, the echoes of the past could have grave consequences for her future. Rogue Derelict is set in Lindsay Buroker’s Fallen Empire Series.
Defiance Of The Heart (Book 2) by Monica James Defiance Of The Heart (Book 2) by Oct. 17, 2018 $2.99 105,100 words
For never was there a story of more woe than that of Holland Brooks and her Romeo... For as long as I can remember, London Sinclair was the boy who was forbidden. It didn’t matter that he made my heart skip a beat. Our surnames fated us to be sworn enemies. But when the truth was finally revealed, my life changed forever.
The Collective: Book of Poems III by Khali Raymond The Collective: Book of Poems III by Oct. 17, 2018 $3.99 4,920 words
The Collective: Book of Poems III encompasses the story of Stella, a woman who is forced to make a choice in her volatile relationship.
Two Psychos and A Ghost Girl by J.E. Madav Two Psychos and A Ghost Girl by Oct. 17, 2018 $0.99 3,100 words Sample 15%
TWO PSYCHOS AND A GHOST GIRL by Jose Madrigal is a collection of short stories that include revenge obsession thrills and a ghost girl. Sit back and enjoy these psychological and supernatural thrillers that will have you wondering what happens next.
Bound by Love by Roxie Brandon Bound by Love by Oct. 16, 2018 $0.99 20,490 words Sample 20%
...I would avenge Jeff and all of my own that had died at the hands of the werewolves. They would all be sorry, the last lot of them. I’d hold my blade to the werewolf Dylan’s neck and afford him the right to plead for his life before I sliced his head from his body. Our clans must be avenged...
Hallelujah Book 1 by Jamie Brown Hallelujah Book 1 by Oct. 16, 2018 $1.99 22,710 words Sample 10%
This is the first book in a trilogy. Set in the near future, the story tells of the journey of survivors of war and plague to a promised land where they can build a new society, one that avoids the mistakes of the past.
Describe by Lucus Anthony Ren Describe by Oct. 16, 2018 Free! 4,560 words Read a sample
Here I represent or give an account of through words, figure, model, or mental picture what happened, in this stint with madness.
Bobby Sterling vs Truth: A young adult science fiction thriller - Book 1 by Alex Mueller Bobby Sterling vs Truth: A young adult science fiction thriller - Book 1 by Oct. 16, 2018 $2.99 79,820 words Sample 15%
Bobby Sterling was an ordinary teenager who was whisked away into adventure at an space academy he never knew existed. Bobby will have to overcome his fears, push himself like never before and cope with his emotions as he gains new abilities and explores new worlds.But something happened there that no one will talk about. Can Bobby uncover the truth? Or will the truth discover him first...
Between the Firmaments by JY Yang Between the Firmaments by Oct. 16, 2018 $4.99 20,930 words Sample 20%
JY Yang’s Between the Firmaments is a secondary-world fantasy about a romance between two gods, set in an occupied city where being a god is illegal. It is beautiful, challenging, queer, slightly experimental, and 100% awesome.
The Man Who Killed Ned Taylor by Joseph Bergstrom The Man Who Killed Ned Taylor by Oct. 16, 2018 Free! 1,420 words Read a sample
A man doesn’t leave much behind when he’s breathed his last. Just a name, some memories in folks’ minds, and, hopefully, something that truly matters. The man who killed Ned Taylor didn’t leave his name, or something that truly mattered, behind. Just some memories...
Husk by Delia Strange Husk by Oct. 16, 2018 $5.99 72,460 words Sample 20%
Heroes sacrifice themselves. Villains sacrifice others. Can one man live to be both? Daeson awakens in a car wreck with a dying woman. Forced to deal with the consequences of Synjan’s actions, Daeson’s resentment grows. No longer supported by her companion and friend, Synjan invites a dangerous foe to join them—the Hunter himself. Husk is the fifth book in this gritty contemporary fantasy.
Made of Steel: The Complete Series by Ivy Smoak Made of Steel: The Complete Series by Oct. 16, 2018 $29.99 237,100 words Sample 10%
The witness protection program has given me the fresh start I've always dreamed of. A new home. A new name. A new life. For the first time in ten years it feels like I can breathe again.
Auctor - Vengeful Intent by Steven Sterup, Jr Auctor - Vengeful Intent by Oct. 16, 2018 Free! 37,900 words Read a sample
Disclaimer: This book contains a considerable amount of violence and dark emotions. When Kaya Nichols' step-sister, Trish, turns up dead Kaya leaves behind her job as a foreign journalist to find out what really happened to her step-sister. At least that is the job everyone thinks she has. The men who killed Trish think they've handled the problem until Kaya returns for her sister's funeral.
The Gallows Stone by Leg Iron Books The Gallows Stone by Oct. 16, 2018 $2.99 31,440 words Sample 20%
This, the sixth Underdog Anthology, contains ten Halloween stories by seven authors. A variety of themes and styles means there is something for everyone. Do you want to be entertained, a little bit spooked or actually terrified? You will find something to suit your Halloween tastes in these pages. Go on, take a look inside.
The Smallest Mystery In The World by Michel Bovino The Smallest Mystery In The World by Oct. 16, 2018 $5.00 28,970 words Sample 25%
In real life, what is a mystery? And will there be a small one? Discover it by accompanying a poor marriage that is very common and ends up being abnormal. The daily life of man in society is full of small details, but who says they are small? This typical and poor marriage is instinctively guided, to discover the magnanimity in the smallness of human life, that is to find the whole from nothing.
Quick Read Series Box Set Vol. (1) by Marsell Morris Quick Read Series Box Set Vol. (1) by Oct. 16, 2018 $3.99 80,740 words Sample 20%
Stories for those who don't want to spend many hours reading a novel. All can be read in less than two hours. Or, if inclined, read all three in one sitting and be surprised at the end of each.
Merging Dimensions by Candice James Merging Dimensions by Oct. 16, 2018 $5.99 11,520 words Sample 20%
a surrealistic offering of poetry crossing boundaries invisible and visible with brilliant and vivid imagery flowing throughout. It is a subliminial mix of raw bones and sparkling diamonds reflecting the many facets of mind, matter and spirit. In this, Candice James’ 9th poetry book, the reader is taken on an ethereal ride through sliding and merging dimensions
Eight of Swords: The Eye of Khalisa by Chrystalla Bloomfield Eight of Swords: The Eye of Khalisa by Oct. 16, 2018 $1.99 60,290 words Sample 20%
Sometimes you need Loyalty and Love. . . Eight of Swords, The Eye of Khalisa is the pulse-pounding first book in the Eight of Swords trilogy. A fast-paced YA paranormal thriller packed with intrigue, danger, and romance.
Sketching Heroes by Chrissy Wissler Sketching Heroes by Oct. 16, 2018 $0.99 7,220 words Sample 20%
When Cheryl, a quirky and fun video game artist, answers a summons from her boss she expects a pink slip. The intern and the exploding toilet, the stapler incident with fellow artist, Paul. Most of the pranks, her fault. Mostly. But instead of firing her, both Cheryl and Eric receive a new assignment: creating the hero concept art for the first ever romance video game.
Colliding Souls by LM Preston Colliding Souls by Oct. 16, 2018 $0.99 16,570 words Sample 10%
Argia was strange, and she admitted it. It didn’t mean she couldn’t love, or hope to enjoy the small moments in her life that collided with the most handsome athlete on the high school football team. She desired to be normal, and accepted that it would never be. Argia faked it pretty good, or pretended to. Until the day Micah uncovered her secrets and saved her soul.
Just Whisper My Name (When Love Means Forever) by Anne Wentworth Just Whisper My Name (When Love Means Forever) by Oct. 16, 2018 $2.99 75,040 words Sample 10%
Seventeen year old Rachel Owens learned early on that you don't get to have every person in your life forever. What she didn't know was that death wasn't the only way to be separated from someone.
Invisible Leash by M . H . B . Invisible Leash by Oct. 16, 2018 $2.99 83,980 words Sample 20%
Sage Cross, a recent law graduate, is trapped between her father’s trophy wife ideals and her own. She only pretends to go along with his plan for her to date Lincoln Black, a wealthy attorney running for senator of New York. But she didn’t see him coming: Jacob Storm, a gorgeous millionaire who doesn’t play by the rules of monogamy. He wants her. She wants him. But at what cost?
Summer Day Dreams by Felicity Nisbet Summer Day Dreams by Oct. 16, 2018 $2.99 84,720 words Sample 20%
The moment he sees her picture, Sean McCullough is smitten. She is dancing in a field of wildflowers with daisies in her hair. Only one thing stops her from being perfect. She is engaged to his cousin. Sophie Weldon dislikes him the moment he opens his mouth. When her fiancé brings her to Canden Valley to meet his family, Sean is the only McCullough who does not greet her with open arms.
Flashback to Fate by Ivy Carol Key Flashback to Fate by Oct. 16, 2018 $5.99 120,990 words Sample 20%
The only thing Chaney Kingston knows for sure after waking up in the hospital is that an FBI agent is there to question her. Complicating her memory loss and the agent’s presence are the dream snippets of a distractingly handsome stranger. When the mystery man arrives, glimpses of her past return along with her anger toward the impressive man she once loved.
لُکنَتِ آزادی - مجموعه شعر - امیر سارم by Amir Sarem لُکنَتِ آزادی - مجموعه شعر - امیر سارم by Oct. 16, 2018 Free! 10,590 words Read a sample
لُکنت آزادی مجموعه شعری از امیر سارم شاعر معاصرِ ایرانی
Real-Time Programmer by R. Richard Real-Time Programmer by Oct. 16, 2018 $3.50 31,980 words Sample 30%
The job of a computer programmer sounds dull. A programmer its in a computer lab and deals with machines. Well, from time to time, he has to deal with company politics, hackers, spies, computer manuals that are mostly fiction and maybe even advanced civilization aliens.. All of the work is without overtime pay.
Ghost of You by Alex Wilkes Ghost of You by Oct. 16, 2018 Free! 700 words Read a sample
Ghosts and death. What more can be said?
Margaret Atwood - Series Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist by Albie Berk Margaret Atwood - Series Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist by Oct. 16, 2018 $2.99 4,390 words Sample 12%
The Impossible by Alexandria Clarke The Impossible by Oct. 16, 2018 Free! 34,970 words Read a sample
Ophelia Holmes is content to pillage and plunder with the crew of The Impossible, a notorious pirate spaceship known for its ruthless captain, but when the captain raids Ophelia’s home planet and captures a hostage for intel, Ophelia finds herself in deep space trouble. The hostage is a girl she knew from school, and Ophelia must choose between her loyalty to the captain and her childhood friendsh