Pedalling Backwards
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Price: Free! Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a bleak, muddy island in the Blackwater Estuary, Lizzie struggles to come to terms with the loss of her unborn child and the death of her sister. Trapped in a damp cottage with her ineffectual but well-meaning husband, and her aloof parents, the things that are said and left unsaid on this strained family holiday threaten the complex ties between mothers and fathers and their daughters.
Red Sky at Dawn
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Another short prologue to a tale in The Highlands Trilogy by John Thoumire
How Do I Find a Recruiter
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Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Legal
Scarcity of jobs and the apprehension that you may not find one makes people rush into the office of the first available or recommended recruiter and later find that, in their misguided haste, they have ended up in a job, they’d rather not be in.
Spyglass a salvação de Rough Towers
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Spyglass a salvação de Rough Towers fala-nos do jovem Gerard que ao lado da sua mãe, líder da resistência, liberta as Rough Towers das mãos de Madhoc que planeava um golpe contra a Rainha de Inglaterra, devolvendo-as assim aos seus habitantes, bem como a paz que outrora existia, e deitando por terra o plano de matar a Rainha Vitória.
Love Conquers All
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Price: Free! Words: 91,540. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The married life of Talia Schwartz is every woman's dream. She is beautiful, wealthy, adored, protected, and spoiled. In her early thirties, she raises three children and occasionally dabbles in filmmaking. But this perfect existence is violently shattered when her husband, a financial genius, has a falling out with his partners, the tycoon Manfred Goldberg and his son Samuel...
A Day in a Life in After World: Brach
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
This is the third in a series of short stories based in the same world as the book series A Life in After World. Instead of telling the life story of one character, these stories tell the story of one day in the life of a person in After World. The stories should be able to stand alone but together they tell of a bigger story.
How to Handle Tough Choices in Your Legal Career and Be Successful
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Price: Free! Words: 57,620. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Legal
BCG Attorney Search’s Recruiters Answer Commonly Asked Questions About the Legal Field
Freedom In God's Spirit
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Price: Free! Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
Is sex good or bad, and why did God create it. Are women spiritually inferior to men or there is no difference between male and female through Jesus. Were the Bible heroes perfect and sinless, or they also made some terrible mistakes? And why does scripture tells us about those mistakes? Learn about these and much more in Freedom in God's Spirit.
The Mayor
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The first ever Mayoral election is about to take place in Seagull City. Can Cecil Sneezebottom win against all hope? Can he control the egos of the rabid city councillors? What will he do about the Mall Rats who plague the city shopping centre? These stories and more bound energetically from the page in this vignette that will enthral you from Redfern Station all the way to Circular Quay.
Karamojo Bell
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Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Walter "Karamojo" Bell spent half his life hunting in Africa, and made a fortune from the ivory trade.
Everybody Knows Not to Ever Go Wishing at the Oak
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A narrative poem in iambic trimeter. At the urging of a witch a man makes a wish by a magical tree for the love of a woman. Do wishes really come true?
Eclectica: An anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 27,120. Language: Australian English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Take sixteen authors, add twenty stories, poems and non-fiction pieces. Mix it all together and you get an eclectic collection, spanning many styles and genres, that is sure to inspire a wide range of emotions. Whatever your reading tastes, you will be satisfied, so sit down, relax and enjoy 'Eclectica'.
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.