Across the Stars: Book Three of Seeds of a Fallen Empire
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Price: Free! Words: 135,210. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In Across the Stars, the Earth is recovering from an assault by a group of aliens known as the Orians. The Earth conscripts an alien spaceship on a journey across space... which leads them eventually to the home star system of the Orian race.
Lady Ambleforth's Afternoon Adventure by Ann Lethbridge, Barbara Monajem, Annie Burrows, Elaine Golden, Julia Justiss and Louise Allen
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Price: Free! Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
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Lady Araminta Ambleforth has been looking forward to her outing. Sadly, her brand new phaeton breaks, and Araminta decides to enjoy the fine afternoon and walk home rather than wait by the dusty roadside. If only one handsome gentleman after another didn't distract her along the way. Will one of them steal the lady's heart? This Regency short story was originally written as a round-robin story.
Visiting Mary
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Price: Free! Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
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(Chosen by 4 newspaper editors in Texas) Days before Christmas in 1959, a 10 year old daughter and distraught mother walk to visit the mother's best friend Mary. While the mother tells Mary she is packed and ready to leave her husband, the saddened daughter listens and suddenly finds a framed photo of her once happy parents in Mary's parlor. Mary convinces the mother to.....
7 Critical Mistakes Writers Make (And How to Avoid Them)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
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7 mistakes that can derail a writer's career, with advice on how to avoid them. This 3,000 word report will help any writer get--and stay--on track.
Amputeddy Helps a Friend
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Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
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Brandon Bear is worried. His dad was hurt serving in the millitary. At a playdate with Todd the Amputeddy, Brandon asks important questions about how his dad will be different. Todd helps Brandon see that everything will turn out all right. Amputeddy books voice the feelings of children with an amputation, or who know someone who does. Todd's experiences facilitate communication and understanding.
Egypt - Travels with my Camera
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Price: Free! Words: 19,770. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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A light hearted look at travelling through one of the most fascinating and historical counties in the world - Egypt. This book looks at both the ancient and the modern country through a visitors eyes. It is a must read for anyone planning a trip to Egypt or has already been and wishes to relive some memories.
The Librarian
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
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A visitor comes to The Library seeking answers to the age old questions of suffering.
Dead!
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Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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I remember my death so clearly. People say that your whole life flashes before your eyes. That didn’t happen to me. For me it was an explosion of light and then a searing pain that vanished in an instant as the .50 calibre Desert Eagle round ripped through my sternum. I remember my resurrection less clearly. Dead! is a short zombie tale.
Tirnahiolaire
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Price: Free! Words: 165,370. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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In the high brown waste between the lands inhabited by civilized men and the Walls of the World live three brothers. When their family home is destroyed by an object that falls from the sky, they are tasked with returning the thing to its maker. For in the side of it are etched the words: "Please Return to Grand Wizard Suleiman Ibn Bint, Thaumaturge Royal. Deposit payable on return."
A is for... Afterlife: The ABCs of Zombie
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
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"T is for… Tripping, Which B-list actresses always do; When the zombie horde is after them, And they forgot to tie their shoe." This is just one lively sample from my latest zombie-themed book for kids of all ages, A is for… Afterlife: The ABCs of Zombie.
Thirty Minute Guarantee
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Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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How would the world around you react if you were suddenly given the ability to glimpse the future?Eric Hayes found out. See what happens to him as he learns to cope with his new gift and the worlds perception of him.
The Ghost of Cabin 664
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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An apparition seeks revenge for the wrongs committed against him in life, or is Lenny imagining things? Inspired by Chinese ghost stories, The Ghost of Cabin 664 intends to make you smile by way of a shiver.
Iris
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Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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An explosion steals the lives of seventy-one people. There should be no survivors, but Iris revives the one man who values revenge above all else. Will she regret her decision, or is there still something to be learned from a broken man?
Pitcher
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Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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William Hickok Farrell stood on the top step of the dugout and surveyed the meticulously curried infield. In moments, Will would pitch the most important game of his Major League career--game one of the World Series. From the moment he could hold a ball, Big Bill, his dad and coach, had pushed him to the be the best. Now, he was about to achieve his lifelong dream. Dad would be watching.
Her Protector (Men of Valor, 3.5)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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A short story sequel to His Princess (Men of Valor, 3) When a warrior’s restraint is tested, will he do his duty to the kingdom or succumb to the lure of a maiden?
Climate Change
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
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Climate Change is a Young Adult Romance about the sweetness of first love challenged by the surges of passion, the complications of jealousy and the determination to leave your mark. (First chapter only)
Costumes and Filigree: A Novel of the Phantom of the Opera
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Price: Free! Words: 128,480. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
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In this not-so-serious retelling of the Phantom of the Opera, Christine Daaé, a rather bratty girl who lives to become a diva, is horrified to discover that her mentor, whom she believed to be an angel, is really a monstrously-disfigured man. But as she works to accomplish her goals of fame and fortune, she realizes that it is really her genteel fiancé, Raoul de Chagny, who is the true monster.
The Culling
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Price: Free! Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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The Culling describes the incredible journey of Travel Agent Verne Fielding on his quest to satisfy his ambitions and achieve success in business at any cost. Join with Verne as he launches his new adventure travel business which takes customers on an exclusive tour of a lost city; His journey leads into the past and then into the future; and in the end reveals the dark secrets of the Amazon.
Breakers
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Series: Breakers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 103,030. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In New York, Walt Lawson is about to lose his girlfriend Vanessa. In Los Angeles, Raymond and Mia James are about to lose their house. Within days, none of it will matter. A flu strikes the Earth, nearly wiping out humanity completely. Just as the few survivors begin to adapt, they learn virus that ended humanity wasn't created by humans--it was sent from space. And the conquerers are here.
Life's A Beach
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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One average families day out. A tropical tale with a twist in the tail...