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Lords of Darkness : the Reigar by kiya king Lords of Darkness : the Reigar by Oct. 18, 2018 $7.00 45,220 words Sample 50%
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Blood for the Goddess!!! by spyrosw9 Blood for the Goddess!!! by Oct. 18, 2018 Free! 11,630 words Read a sample
A short story following different individuals and their involvement in a big open field battle.
Minha vida com Papa Jones by Y.N. Daniel Minha vida com Papa Jones by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.46 44,070 words Sample 20%
Muitos fatos importantes aconteceram entre 1968 e 1981 um deles é a decisão de um ex-policial chamado Papa Jones de formar uma família adotando Carmen, uma menina de origem venezuelana que batia carteiras no metrô e Alex, um nerd de carteirinha.
Vaglypso by Dr. Steward 7K Lar Vaglypso by Oct. 18, 2018 Free! 1,990 words Read a sample
Have you ever heard of Her Berdiah Scorpion? This current book is the book that at least 7 of you can't wait to get your hands on. Will Benhoni find his way to the correct highway?
Babyvamp by Lyssa Dering Babyvamp by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 28,470 words
Vampire Max lives a solitary existence in an attempt to avoid “vampire drama,” but when he spots abandoned babyvamp Kieran on his way home one night, his pesky conscience demands he rescue him. But Max never wanted to be anyone’s guardian. And if Kieran gets his way, he’ll have more than Max’s care and attention. He’ll have his sexual submission, too.
Red Fire Night by Aubrey Moore Red Fire Night by Oct. 18, 2018 $0.99 54,280 words Sample 15%
Maya untangles more secrets of her past that only lead her to realize there are truly no coincidences in her world. As she gets closer to discovering the rest of the "thirteen" from the Polaroid, she also gets closer to Killian who has a plan for her. Who is involved with her parents' cult? Or yet-who isn't involved?
MICHAEL FIELDS  Book Two  Soldier of the American Revolution by Daniel Cashman MICHAEL FIELDS Book Two Soldier of the American Revolution by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 66,480 words Sample 20%
A trilogy of the American Revolution. The story of Michael Fields tells the story that is no longer taught in school. The battles, the sacrifices, the agonies, the undying friendship and love of comrades in arms. This is a story to make all Americans proud.
The Holes by Lee A Jackson The Holes by Oct. 18, 2018 $0.99 3,050 words Sample 20%
A shopping cart mysteriously arrives on the front lawn. Its arrival is shrouded in mystery. But as mundane and uncomplicated as the object is, its presence has a profound and lasting effect. A short story about the search for a meaningful existence.
Rolling Ash by Gabriel Lopez Rolling Ash by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.00 1,530 words Sample 20%
What happens when two thugs mess with a mage who has a pair of magical dice and knows how to use them?
Summer of My Sex Demon by Lyssa Dering Summer of My Sex Demon by Oct. 18, 2018 $0.99 7,120 words
Recent college grad Cade plans to spend his summer alone at his parents' house answering job listings, but the incubus stalking the neighborhood has other plans. When the incubus sets his sights on Cade, Cade thinks his best bet is to persuade the incubus to leave him alive once he’s done with him, but does the demon whispering sweet nothings into his ear want more than a meal?

Sweet Cure: An Epic Fantasy Romance by Serena Spacey Sweet Cure: An Epic Fantasy Romance by Oct. 18, 2018 $5.99 147,030 words
All the hero and his sidekick wanted was to help. They had sworn to help the world, but foul tricks have been used against them. They both must face new obstacles and uncover secrets if they are to survive. Regrets, anguish and hidden feelings force themselves forward as the world becomes more impatient for the cure. The only cure. A sweet, innocent cure. The blood of their newborn child.
MIS POEMAS by JOSE LUIS GRONDONA, Sr MIS POEMAS by Oct. 18, 2018 $20.00 4,750 words Sample 20%
Georgia Peach (A Dirty South Novel) by Brittany Carter Georgia Peach (A Dirty South Novel) by Oct. 18, 2018 $1.99 80,170 words Sample 5%
A modern day Beauty and the Beast of southern proportions. Dirty deeds. Dirty dealings, and dirty minds lead Shelby and Cash to a decision that will change them both forever in GEORGIA PEACH, book 1 in Brittany Carter’s new Dirty South series.
When the doorbell rings by David Hamilton When the doorbell rings by Oct. 18, 2018 $1.99 30,510 words Sample 10%
Sophie and Víctor are a couple in love who has bought a beautiful apartment in a new urbanization located in the outskirts. Everything seems perfect until the strange appearance of a terrifying old woman who roams the place at night. Loneliness and bad weather contribute to Sophie being submerged in the most absolute horror. When the doorbell rings, the terror begins...
When the doorbell rings by David Hamilton When the doorbell rings by Oct. 18, 2018 $1.99 30,510 words Sample 10%
Sophie and Víctor are a couple in love who has bought a beautiful apartment in a new urbanization located in the outskirts. Everything seems perfect until the strange appearance of a terrifying old woman who roams the place at night. Loneliness and bad weather contribute to Sophie being submerged in the most absolute horror. When the doorbell rings, the terror begins...
Isaac And Newton's Apples by Gavin Thomson Isaac And Newton's Apples by Oct. 18, 2018 $4.99 45,880 words Sample 20%
Isaac is an English prep school pupil. His parents arrange for him is to stay with his father’s estranged cousin for the summer. Isaac enters the world of inventor and eccentric, Ebenezer Strangeman, who lives in Gravity Falls and talks in haiku… Isaac discovers an ancient box containing Isaac Newton’s apples. These apples have special powers. Isaac masters them and begins magical experiences...!
Earthware by Amr Nasser Earthware by Oct. 18, 2018 $9.99 26,160 words Sample 20%
Earth, it turns out, is a master puppeteer of humans, and not just through evolutionary programming. A family undergoes the weirdest case of time travel yet. Elsa Moore is on a quest to figure out what lights up the human brain. 20 short stories poke at different aspects of the human condition, including love, nihilism, and our future with technology.
It Sucks Being Romeo and Juliet by Melanie Ray It Sucks Being Romeo and Juliet by Oct. 18, 2018 $3.99 25,270 words
Ever wanted to be a Juliet? Alicia never wanted that. She didn't want love at first sight. She didn't want to meet in secret. She didn't want to be separated every day of the year but one. Ever wanted to be a Romeo? Yeah, Vinnie didn’t want to be one either. Never seeing the one he loved. Having a dad chase him down. Everyone keeping him away, including his own family.
Olustee: America's Unfinished Civil War Battle by Greg Ahlgren Olustee: America's Unfinished Civil War Battle by Oct. 18, 2018 $7.99 58,390 words Sample 20%
Ahlgren’s dramatic civil war novel details the February 20, 1864 murder of wounded African-American soldiers in the field by Georgia infantry following the Battle of Olustee and explores the lingering impact the atrocity retains on that community’s contentious Civil War monument controversy.
The Truth Unfolded by India Oliver The Truth Unfolded by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 2,490 words Sample 30%
THE TRUTH UNFOLDED is a pack of short stories that bring light out of darkness. These stories reveal how the main character's life changes for the better, coming out of a frightful situation.
Rendezvous in Berlin by Ian Okell Rendezvous in Berlin by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 113,220 words Sample 20%
'Rendezvous in Berlin'. Kill Hitler and stop the war? But who exactly is it that wants Hitler dead? - it certainly isn't the British. Another brilliant Heidi Fuchs adventure in WW II Berlin.
Red Flags by Leslie Sey Red Flags by Oct. 18, 2018 Free! 10,690 words
Red flags is a true life story that depicts dysfunctional relationships, deceit, desire to be loved and societal pressures that force people to enter relationships that turn out to be toxic.
The Constant Tourist | Part 2 by John Dodsworth The Constant Tourist | Part 2 by Oct. 18, 2018 Free! 2,660 words Read a sample
Welcome to another reality, where skyscrapers ascend the clouds and humanoid hybrids walk the streets with everyday people. In this mind bending exploration of time, identity and self-worth, we will attempt to decipher what lies at the core of our humanity, all the while being lead along by a mysterious man in a black suit and red tie...
Grim North by S.D. Gripton Grim North by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 51,080 words Sample 5%
Juliana Andrews is dead from a drug overdose; she was sixteen. Colin Wilson has killed three people; he was an ex-Army sniper; Andy North has a daughter and he is without a wife who is now a mother and he is without sleep. As he attempts to discover why Juliana died, he comes across horrific facts; as he learns that Colin Wilson killed because of a misplaced word. Life is grim for Andy North
Fresh Beginnings by Tyrell Allen Fresh Beginnings by Oct. 18, 2018 You set the price! 5,340 words Sample 30%
FRESH BEGINNINGS offers a series of excerpts stories that are sci-fi and fantasy based that have characters' lives being turned upside down by giant robots, a savage monster, and dragons.
Precarious Endeavors by Eelona Z. Allison Precarious Endeavors by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 5,160 words Sample 20%
PRECARIOUS ENDEAVORS is a collection of flash fiction stories. It’s a collection of realistic stories focused on how regular people face stressful or deadly situations with their loved ones. Along with horror, thriller, and sci-fi stories focused on people react to situations out of their control.
Cristales de Alta Tierra by Noham Theonaus Cristales de Alta Tierra by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 167,550 words Sample 10%
Cristales de Alta Tierra, la nueva novela de fantasía de la que todos hablan. Un imperio tras los secretos de un mundo olvidado y una inesperada alianza entre una atípica princesa y un famoso ladrón para protegerlos.
Taking a Bite of the Apple by Tammy K. Taking a Bite of the Apple by Oct. 18, 2018 $1.99 15,650 words Sample 20%
Book one of a series is about a couple that are not looking for a relationship but find them selves in a steamy one time affair. They fight their feelings and encounter many challenges, as her passed away husband, and his family get involved. Romance, suspense and a ghost, all find the couple.
The Batgirl by Mcostenau The Batgirl by Oct. 18, 2018 You set the price! 29,940 words Sample 20%
Barbara Gordon decides to run away from home and be the hero she never had. Unfortunately, it's not as easy as she thought as she overcomes many obstacles along the way.
The Eye of the Storm: A.R.I.E.S. Files #1 by M.T. Falgoust The Eye of the Storm: A.R.I.E.S. Files #1 by Oct. 18, 2018 $1.99 62,230 words Sample 10%
An ambitious, young asset recovery specialist and a washed-up, former FBI agent must save the world from a super storm and save a priceless work of art. The forecast calls for trouble with shady characters in the art crime underworld, a menacing Eco-terrorist, and a ticking clock. Hop aboard a pulse-pounding thrill ride with vintage Bond-flavored action and see if you can weather the storm.
Esperance by Heather Hildenbrand Esperance by Oct. 18, 2018 $4.99 68,530 words Sample 20%
After letting the mysterious Indra work her magic, the venom is gone but so is Alex’s ability to feel. He’s not dead, but he’s not really alive either. Sam will do whatever it takes. And she’ll never stop trying to change Alex’s mind—and his heart. But Alex has his orders and he doesn’t care who they affect. Love hurts. But in this case, it just might kill…
Assessment by Mcostenau Assessment by Oct. 18, 2018 You set the price! 40,160 words Sample 20%
Macy Alpha is now of age to get chosen for a Route... Their are secrets hidden all around, and she is determined to reveal them.
Žvaigždžių laukas by Dante Garcia Žvaigždžių laukas by Oct. 18, 2018 $3.99 12,160 words Sample 20%
Ši novelė pasakoja istoriją apie piligrimą, nusprendusi palikti gyvenimo rutiną ir pasinerti į Kelią. Iberijos pusiasalio kelyje, jis sutinka daug žmonių ir išgyvena begale situacijų, kurie, per savęs atradimą ir pažinimą, pakeičią jį visam. Tai novelė, kuri neprilygstamai priartėja prie temų, kaip meilė, turtas, gyvenimo prasmė, ir sugrįžimas prie savęs ir gamtos.
In the Autumn Rain by Verity Norton In the Autumn Rain by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 96,660 words Sample 20%
Alex McCullough Jameson knows he messed up again. He's back in San Francisco, trying to care about his law practice. All he can think about is the girl-next-door, the stallion-taming cowgirl he left behind. Cassie Callahan is furious--not only at Alex because he had the nerve to visit his family and stir up old feelings, but at herself because after all these years, she is still in love with him.
Isibusiso Sikamhawu by MK Kunene Isibusiso Sikamhawu by Oct. 18, 2018 $3.10 20,220 words Sample 20%
Bona bungamili ndawonye budla ngapha budle nalaphaya ngoba i-Afrika ingeyethu, ingeyakithi. I-Afrika i-Afrika ibenjalo izala. Kusho mina Mazisi kaMdabuli w'Ekunene ngithi kawuka boni lutho. Yishi! yelele!
Zombie Island by Carol/Burgess Hobbs Zombie Island by Oct. 18, 2018 $5.00 3,140 words Sample 10%
Zombie Island is the first in a series of books coming out. The zombie families are loving and care for their zombie neighbors. This series is full of adventure. The zombies live on an island. Humans are not part of the zombie world. Fun loving alligators protect the zombie children.
The Xy Syndrome by Gary M. Roberts The Xy Syndrome by Oct. 18, 2018 $0.99 44,970 words Sample 20%
A plane crash is only the beginning for a young doctor, Ray Butler. He must now face another crash of worldwide proportions as ninety-five percent of the male population has suddenly and inexplicably died. Those who have survived have become a highly prized endangered species.
Quick Read Series Vol. (2) by Marsell Morris Quick Read Series Vol. (2) by Oct. 18, 2018 $3.99 53,970 words Sample 20%
A collection of short stories for those who don't want to spend many hours reading a novel. Each tale can be read in less than two hours with a surprise at the end. Save with the purchase of the boxed set.
Tomb for an Eagle by Lexie Conyngham Tomb for an Eagle by Oct. 18, 2018 $0.99 103,150 words Sample 5%
A man lies under the tawny earth, hands still clutching the knife that killed him. Thorfinn Sigurdarson, Earl of all Orkney and Caithness, has made a mistake, and he won’t let himself forget it. Now rumours have started in the Norse lands that he might be getting a second chance – but should he take it, when it means that dead men are walking?
Her Troubled Heart by Pixie Rix Her Troubled Heart by Oct. 18, 2018 $3.99 44,110 words Sample 20%
Alexa lived life in solitude and when meeting Taylor she found someone who made her whole and made her feel loved.
The Time Traveller by ET the Alien The Time Traveller by Oct. 18, 2018 $2.99 12,770 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.
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?