The Rise and Fall of A Modern-Day Icarus
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Price: Free! Words: 136,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Are you lifting weights because you want to develop more muscle mass? Why do most think that more muscle mass leads to an increase of resting fat metabolism? When you hypertrophy your muscles, you are enlarging Type IIb muscle fibres, which are glycolytic. There is an increase of carbohydrate metabolism, not fat metabolism. I have had problems with stress. Read my life-struggle to understand why.
Bird Season
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Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Inspired by true accounts of one of the world’s most unusual competitions, this story describes the efforts of two young men driven by a lifetime in opposition to each other. Both are determined to win at any cost, motivated by the same precious prize. One seeks only to possess her … and the other loves her.
Black Water
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Davis is on the run from the law. Wounded, he decides to hide in the abandoned oil town of Black Water.
Harvest
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
These are short poems about a pumpkin salesman. The poems cover his travels and the people he encounters.
Land of Shadows
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Series: The Legend of the Gate Keeper, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,050. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Book #1 (The Legend of the Gate Keeper) Then the dance of blades began, each pair of arms whirling and pumping in an intricate series of thrusts and parries. Each appeared to have eight arms, as it seemed impossible only two could move with such tenacity! The steel-on-steel blows were so heavy that a shower of continuous sparks fired off in every direction. Each time the sky light up with a flash
Ten Titillating Tales
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You set the price! Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
10 short tales of horror to keep you up at night.
Annika's Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Eight year old Annika wants to do her part to help an underprivileged child have a Merry Christmas. But, when circumstances force her to make the toughest decision of her young life, what will she do? Annika's Christmas is a heart warming holiday story the whole family will enjoy. Merry Christmas.
Clowns on Parade
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Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00 from 1 review)
The circus has come to Dyson Springs. The line is long, but Jason hatches a plan to sneak in. It's a strange night to be playing with clowns.
Paulie Potatoes: Gangster Crusader
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You set the price! Words: 45,260. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On March 10th 2012, 14-year old Paulie Potatoes, along with the rest of the teenagers of earth inherited superpowers. Seeing this as a threat to his way of life, Mob boss Bobby Biaggio Bigotta, better known as Biggie Boom Boom, knows that he must stop Paulie and his friends by all means necessary.
Howler King
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Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Word has spread that the Howler King has been defeated, though many of his magically created intelligent wolves still roam the land. Slowly, people in the kingdom have tried to recover from the war and live somewhat normal lives. However, some learn that no matter how much they want to put the past behind them, the terrible events of the war haunt them still.
The Lost Diadem (A Rogue's Tale Part I)
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Series: A Rogue's Tale, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
You never know when you might end up on the other side of the law.... Govin had no clue how much his life would change when he signed up for the City Guard in Davon. A fateful meeting throws him into an adventure he would never have imagined, not even in his wildest dreams, and he is left to fix the mess once known as his life. And if that weren’t enough, there is still a cunning thief to catch…
Daily Prayers and Promises
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Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This is a little book of Biblical prayers and promises that will fill you with strength, inspiration and motivation as you learn to speak and pray the Word of God.
The Scribe -- Fall Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Literary publication for writers, by writers
The Lady Of The Lighthouse
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Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A family trip to the Aransas Pass Lighthouse turns spooky. *This story is family appropriate.
Sleight of Hand
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Price: Free! Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
First her body goes missing, then her finger ... Sometimes plans carry out without a hitch, and sometimes nothing in a plan goes right, as is the case for Homicide Detective Jonah Leedes this particular night....
DELEITES
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Series: O Carcere De Deus, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A BOLA João jogou a bola, Pro Sebastião, A bola foi quicando,quicando, Bateu na vidraça, No canto da mesa, A vidraça, Quebrou a fortaleza.
I Wish You Knew
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Everyone has their secrets, that's a fact, but some are worse than others. Take mine for example...I'm in love with my best friend. Sure, no big deal, except for the fact that he's straight and I'm....not so straight.
Holiday
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(3.00 from 1 review)
Lee never knew what people meant when they said "everyone is family on Christmas" until his boyfriend Kleo and his family showed him.
The Art of Murder
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Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inventor Theo Duval appeared to be having the perfect life. A locked room with the only key in the decedent’s pocket, a book on hypnotism, and one very rich and very dead inventor, present Inspector Gilles Maintenon of the Surete with a problem. Why would a young, healthy, successful man, one with a beautiful fiance, and a thriving company ever want to kill himself?
The Town
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Price: Free! Words: 51,480. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Town is a coming of age, dystopian novel filled with action and violence. Max, the main character, leaves his safe life at the age of 17 because he feels he has no purpose. Upon his escape and banishment from the town he discovers that an unknown power is on a path to destroy his town. That’s when he finds he does have a purpose after all.