A Tale of Two Cities
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Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
"A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens, is part of a special reading program devised by journalist Dave McKay. The program paraphrases classic novels, primarily targeting people who are learning English as a second language. It enables older students to read classic novels despite having a very limited reading vocabulary. 1700 different English words are used in "A Tale of Two Cities".
Rylae's Storm
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Series: The Ugly Dirt Box Universe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Book One of the Ugly Dirt Box Universe. Commander Rylae Westiel is the elven Executive officer of the UCST Corsari, an ambassadorial starship. Her mission to a goblin homeworld to prevent a war turns out to be nothing like she expected. Continuing to learn how to become Captain of her own starship, Rylae has to learn one very important point - goblins won't always be goblins.
A Holland Kiss
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Price: Free! Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 10 reviews)
Dutch and Tulip are in love and famous because of it. Yet they've never even kissed. As the world's largest Dutch kissing couple, Dutch and Tulip are the larger-than-life version of the cute little statues you see in people's yards. But when a storm damages Dutch, Lily Mein knows she must save them and her dream of marrying beneath the 57-foot couple.
Edward - Interactive
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Price: Free! Words: 115,990. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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The events of Edward came to light in 1990; it is now time to admit they are biographical. The events around Edward in the 1480s and 1490s changed World history; if only he had made different choices we would live in a kinder World, only he could have ended the Tudor tyranny. With the rediscovery of King Richard III it is time to follow the cup, the sword and druid glass offered in this story.
Pebbleton-On-Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.
Devouring Darkness
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Series: Whispers of The Faceless, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,420. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Garen, a human prisoner, struggles to survive his brutal captivity at the hands of demons. Orlon Rin, an immortal lightwielder, along with his young disciple, Temin, journeys to the demonic world, The Nightlands, to put an end to the bloody invasions into The World of Light.
The Hero's Chamber
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Price: Free! Words: 76,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Pure Fantasy Adventure that takes off from the very first page! 2500+ readers have spoken about how this story grabbed them, pulled them in and transported them to a place that isn't just creative, it's pure imagination. You'll be moving at a fast pace along an epic journey that can only be described as incredible. Everything you're looking for in a "can't put it down" weekend read is right here.
I Got'cha!
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Series: Wilizy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,040. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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If you think being a teenager in today's world is tough, try being one in 2081. In Alberta's It's Only Fair society, your brain-band will zap you just for chewing with your mouth open. One boy pried his brain-band off to see what living with emotions would be like. Being chased by the entire Alberta army was bad enough. It became worse when another 15 year old kid offered to help him escape.
The Wicked Heroine
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Series: Immortality Archive, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 120,760. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The world is about to change. But who will dictate the future? The Shanallar, a woman cursed with immortality, plagued by guilt and driven by revenge? Or the Hand of Power, determined to bring back the golden age of magic? And of more immediate concern to the Shanallar's young quest companions, will any of them live to see it? Book 1 of 2.
Shadow Unit 1
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Price: Free! Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity's worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals transformed by a mysterious force: the anomaly. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
The Foxhole Court
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Price: Free! Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Neil Josten knows signing with the Palmetto State Foxes is a fatal mistake. After eight years on the run he ought to have better survival instincts, but one of his new teammates is a friend from his old life. Neil left him once; he can't walk away a second time. The longer he stays the faster his past catches up with him, but maybe Neil's finally found someone and something worth fighting for.
The Great American Walkabout
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Price: Free! Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
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The Great American Walkabout is the story of three men who set off on foot for an Epic voyage across the United States; from what inspired them to how they managed to pull together through difficulties and countless challenges. Through exciting and harrowing experiences they crossed snowy mountains, deserted plains, and arid deserts on foot, never sure where their next meal would come from.
Shadowborn (Light & Shadow, Book 1)
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Series: Light & Shadow, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
The Duke of Voltur has schemed for years to become the power behind the throne of Heddred, using his niece Miriel as a pawn to secure the King's heart. To this end, he has chosen Catwin, an orphan girl, to become Miriel's Shadow: spy, assassin, and bodyguard. Thrown together by the ambitions of a ruthless man, Catwin and Miriel must learn quickly to survive in a Court that wants them both dead...
Human Intelligence
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Price: Free! Words: 96,130. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
A bus explodes near the Pentagon and triggers a massive search for the bomber. After a manhunt across four continents, a special CIA unit searching for the world’s most wanted terrorist discovers an imminent plot to bring nuclear carnage to the United States. But all is not as it seems to be as the unlikeliest of heroes must prevent the nuclear attack and risk his life to do so.
Wothlondia Rising: The Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Wothlondia Rising: The Anthology is a collection of prequels that launches the Beginnings series in the Realm of Ashenclaw. The events covered in this collection are intended to introduce you to these characters and give insight into their pasts, their motivations and the distinctive events that place them on their destined paths to become the heroes they were born to be
Equimancer's Realm
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Price: Free! Words: 115,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Six continents. Twenty cultures. A world filled with raucous festivals and building resentments. Brute force against special mental abilities. Ancient warfare versus the newest steam-weapons. In the first book of the ‘Cycle of Balance’ series, the threat of a worldwide war is spreading from the United Empires – the continent that is enveloped by an immense and mysterious Structure.
Living with Spies
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Price: Free! Words: 97,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
From the author of I Married a Pirate, this is a witty romp through expat life in Brussels. Suzie and Lyndon have the perfect marriage, but Suzie just can't help fantasising. Wouldn't it be more fun to be someone else? A WWII spy, a woman of mystery, a dangerous liaison agent? But when she meets an American secret agent, everything shifts gear. Who is he? And a weekend in Paris?
Maids of Misfortune: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 108,800. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
In this light-hearted historical mystery, Annie Fuller is a widow who works in San Francisco as Madam Sibyl, a clairvoyant. In 1879, when a creditor threatens to take away her home, and Voss, one of Madam Sibyl’s clients, dies suddenly, Annie Fuller and Nate Dawson, the Voss family lawyer, try to find out the truth about Voss’s death in order to save his family and Annie from financial ruin.
Sammi Ever After
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Price: Free! Words: 69,910. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Girl meets boy. They fall in love. Girl moves across the world to be with boy. Boy dumps her at the airport…via email. Sammi’s fixation with Prince Charming has her in trouble again. Now she’s in London, sleeping on a friend’s couch and no 'Happily ever after' in sight. From Bali to Greece, Sammi’s journey to find her own fairytale ending may take her to a place she never expected.
Blood Duty
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Price: Free! Words: 60,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Jessup is a scout for the Ilkasar Empire, even though it conquered his own people. His affair with Tamra of Wayfare Keep is the one thing connecting him to the Empire he hates. But Tamra's loyalty is to her oaths as a protector of the Empire. While scouting, Jessup discovers the tables are about to be turned on Ilkasar: enemies are using a blood ritual to summon invincible demons, and now they're