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Off Broadway by J.T. Evergreen Off Broadway by Feb. 15, 2019 4,430 words Read a sample
He was so beautiful, I walked around and approached him again to get a better look. He was reading a book, or so I thought and seemed oblivious to everything around him including me. But then I noticed the book he was holding was upside down. I almost laughed when I wondered what he was up to.
Remember the Halocracy by David J. Wighton Remember the Halocracy by Feb. 15, 2019 55,260 words Read a sample
Reese rediscovers his first, and only, girl friend. For reasons that nobody fully understands, he kidnaps Annika but she willingly accompanies him to the far side of globe. Soon, Reese worries that she could be trying to seduce him. He's wrong about that. She has something else in mind. Meanwhile, Winnie and Bean find out that hiking in the woods is not always a healthy activity.
On the Wings of Hope: Early Prose by Prokhor Ozornin On the Wings of Hope: Early Prose by Feb. 15, 2019 105,210 words Read a sample
This book is about a hope and a faith, To help you achieve your spiritual grace, The food for a mind and the joy for a soul, Your wisdom is our reward and a goal. Early works The full selection is available on the website:
На Крыльях Надежды: Ранняя проза by Prokhor Ozornin На Крыльях Надежды: Ранняя проза by Feb. 15, 2019 86,560 words Read a sample
Книга о вере, любви и надежде, Чтобы светили сердца как и прежде, Пища уму, а для духа - отрада, Мудрость же ваша - то наша награда. Ранние произведения Полный перечень доступен на сайте:
Trinity by Thomas S. Gunther Trinity by Feb. 15, 2019 1,670 words Sample 10%
A man seeking vengeance surmounts impossible odds, only to find peace in an epiphany.
The Continued Evolution Of Ken's Poetry by Ken Squires The Continued Evolution Of Ken's Poetry by Feb. 15, 2019 3,130 words Read a sample
Originally started to write to release anger and frustration his first piece of poetry was released while he was still in high school which actually got him sent to the school's psychiatrist. Clearly that didn't stop him as he later dropped out of high school in 1999 and has been writing and posting on various sites ever since. In this release you get to see the continued evolution.
Murph, My Austin Healey Bugeye Sprite by Greg Tuck Murph, My Austin Healey Bugeye Sprite by Feb. 15, 2019 16,370 words Read a sample
In late 2012 I bought an Austin Healey Bugeye Sprite in poor condition, rusty and in pieces. Most of its parts were there. Most of my brain cells weren’t for then spent lots of money, time and effort doing a ground up rebuild. In 2017 I finally got to drive it. This is a humorous look at what insanity follows restoring a sixty year old car
Hidden by Lori Saltis Hidden by Feb. 15, 2019 16,470 words
Cat Lau's family falls apart while an enemy within uses secret passion and a powerful weapon to manipulate them. She's determined to learn the truth, but will she discover that some things are better kept hidden?
Lydia Lofty Hugie & Rustin by Thomas M. McDade Lydia Lofty Hugie & Rustin by Feb. 15, 2019 3,120 words Read a sample
Lydia leave Florida for Barker's Leap, Massachusetts. Lofty soon follows. They work at Hughie's Diner and meet many interesting characters, Buff and Restin the standouts.Same Lydia and Lofty sketched in "Lydia: An Introduction" and "Lofty: An Introduction." This story stands on its own eight pages but why not take time to read the aforementioned titles?
The Black Lake Adventure - A Two Jays Story by Chris Wright The Black Lake Adventure - A Two Jays Story by Feb. 15, 2019 46,460 words Read a sample
James and Jessica are staying with their friend Maddie at Daleton Farm. On their first day, James finds an old bottle in the nearby lake, with a message inside. It starts with the word HELP. The note is forty years old, and they think it must be part of a game that was being played by the village children. But they quickly discover that the note is part of a very dark story.
Chapter One by Carole Towriss Chapter One by Feb. 15, 2019 22,120 words Read a sample
Read the first chapters of six biblical fiction books by award-winning, best-selling author Carole Towriss.
Runaway Couple by Maggie Tideswell Runaway Couple by Feb. 15, 2019 56,270 words Read a sample
Pranking isn't the way to a woman's heart, but has Marcus found that out yet? Piper didn't turst him growing up, and she doesn't trust him now. Enough is enough, but now they are bridesmaid and best man at her sister's Gothic wedding. Will they be the traditional Runaway Couple or will Piper's distrust win?
The Dood by David Pearce The Dood by Feb. 15, 2019 5,090 words Read a sample
An important contribution to the literature of the West, written in the vernacular. This is the authentic voice of the West as it was when men were men, raw, dangerous and quick to exploit a stranger. The Dood is a daveshort, timed for your commute. It may be read on the way to or from your place of work though preferably not when driving.
Dublin Calling - Generazione in fuga by Robert Sanasi Dublin Calling - Generazione in fuga by Feb. 15, 2019 58,360 words Read a sample
A novel about a young Italian man moving to Dublin and ready to experience life
Este lado de la puerta by Einyel Este lado de la puerta by Feb. 15, 2019 62,660 words Sample 20%
Hace tres días me liberaron de mi secuestro, el más largo en la historia de España. Hoy abandono el hospital para enfrentarme a mi nueva vida. Una ciudad diferente, una familia a la que apenas reconozco, muchos fantasmas del pasado y miedos para el futuro. Mi nombre es Gonzalo Dávila Delgado y esta es la historia que alguien ha escrito por mí.
Vincent Van Gold by Marlize Schmidt Vincent Van Gold by Feb. 15, 2019 360 words Sample 20%
Meet Vincent, the Golden Retriever puppy. He is also known as Vincent van Gold ... named after famous painter Vincent van Gogh. Your children will fall in love with little Vincent's adventures. The Series, Vincent, is about Vincent the Golden Retriever as he is growing up. He meets his new human family and new friends. He learns new tricks and goes to puppy school. He is clever and curious.
Heart of Fire Season One Episode Two by TheCrimsonDM Heart of Fire Season One Episode Two by Feb. 15, 2019 13,410 words Sample 25%
Three girls fresh out of their magical school are all looking for their place in the world while dealing with the loss of one of their closest friends. Meanwhile an ancient evil is waking up. Can these young heroes deal with the new threat, or will they be devoured by their grief?
Journey from the dark by Ayomide Ayano Journey from the dark by Feb. 15, 2019 8,430 words Sample 20%
Evelyn Johnson couldn't wait to share her story with the world. Born in a remote village where first female children were buried alive, her survival wasn't hitch free. What happened? How did she survive the journey from the dark? Read and enjoy!
Just Remember What I Said: A Short Story by Joshua Scribner Just Remember What I Said: A Short Story by Feb. 15, 2019 2,500 words Read a sample
A psychological thriller with elements of science fiction and horror.
Netting The Goat And Other Poetry by J. Elk-Baptisté Netting The Goat And Other Poetry by Feb. 14, 2019 1,390 words Sample 60%
Netting The goat And Other Poetry Prose by J. Elk-Baptisté for your enjoyment.
Visiting Aldonia by Kav KS Visiting Aldonia by Feb. 14, 2019 17,150 words
An unprecedented adventure taken by Jack Miller, a sixth grader with his cousins and sister.They come across Jacob in the RV that Mr Dawson hires.While trying their best to reunite Jacob with his family, they discover Jacob is not who they think he is and he is not from anywhere near where they think he is from.They discover unseen and unheard places in the quest to reunite Jacob in Aldonia.
Not Your Average Dom A Glance Of My Journey Into Bdsm by Drew A. Lennox Not Your Average Dom A Glance Of My Journey Into Bdsm by Feb. 14, 2019 14,470 words Read a sample
After we take my private limo to my ultra-fancy apartment on the top floor of New York's highly sought after district, I'll show you my playground and then...wait, wrong book. Sorry, I'm not made of money, nor do I have a private limo...I do have a trailer though? So yeah, I'm not a billionaire Dom, not even close. I'm just a southern guy from Georgia who has an interesting story
Memoir for You by Amoi Kin Memoir for You by Feb. 14, 2019 37,730 words Sample 20%
Canisha is pregnant and at a loss of what to do. Changmin is telling her to marry him and Aaron doesn’t want her to struggle on her own. Though Canisha knows she loves Changmin more than anything, she loves Aaron too and can’t bring herself to hurt him. Stuck between the two, Canisha has to make a decision, but will it be the right one?
The Lucifer Strain by Sam Quarrel The Lucifer Strain by Feb. 14, 2019 92,300 words Sample 15%
‘Resource Alfa’ is no longer sustainable and decreasing at an exponential rate. Unless extreme action is taken, in a few short years all human life will be extinct. For the secret rulers of the world there is only one solution. As a candidate for hero, Dinsdale Doric falls into the category - “Need not Apply”, but fate has other ideas. Dinsdale isn‘t consulted over his task to save the world, b
Greatest Hits - The Chemist Series by Janson Mancheski Greatest Hits - The Chemist Series by Feb. 14, 2019 20,260 words Read a sample
The Chemist Series – Greatest Hits is a compilation of some of the most interesting, frightening scenes and episodes from Janson Mancheski’s first 3 books of The Chemist Series: The Chemist (2009), Trail of Evil (2011) and Mask of Bone (2012).
A Bishop of Rome by John Grant A Bishop of Rome by Feb. 14, 2019 26,980 words Sample 20%
Yesterday was General Conference and the unprecedented announcement will forever change the face of Christianity. Everyone is shocked and confused. This could never happen, but now it has. Every pre-conceived notion you have about your religion has been shaken. The only question left is, does this strengthen your belief in God or does it cause you to doubt?
When I Fall In Love by J.T. Evergreen When I Fall In Love by Feb. 14, 2019 3,250 words Read a sample
I thought I had it all figured out . . . falling in love that is. When it finally happened, I was clueless – totally unprepared, and I proceeded to make a bigger fool out of myself than I thought possible.
Art Appreciation by Ande Li Art Appreciation by Feb. 14, 2019 6,790 words Read a sample
Loves comes in unexpected forms, from unexpected sources. What happens when two restless spirits--from the same world, but different times--find each other? A new short story by Ande Li (writing as Anne deLys), about love that transcends time.
Angel In The Shadows by J.T. Evergreen Angel In The Shadows by Feb. 14, 2019 4,650 words Read a sample
"There's someone hiding in an alcove." “Not to worry. He won’t answer. He’s quite harmless. Pay him no attention.” “Quite harmless, you say. I’m very glad to hear that. Who is he and what’s he doing up here … hiding?” “It’s an angel, and I’m not sure why he’s chosen this place to hide.” “An angel? You’re kidding?” “Oh, no, he’s an angel to be sure.
The Superhero's Test by Lucas Flint The Superhero's Test by Feb. 14, 2019 71,000 words Read a sample
In the first book of The Superhero's Son, seventeen-year-old Kevin Jason must learn how to control his newly discovered superpowers to defend his family from a madman who seeks to destroy him.
Mighty Maggot's Marvellous Mind Travels - 6. Igniting the Indigo Diamond by Vivienne Scott-Gould Mighty Maggot's Marvellous Mind Travels - 6. Igniting the Indigo Diamond by Feb. 14, 2019 4,220 words Sample 20%
In this 6th adventure of the Mighty Maggot series, Raven Explorer and Wind Fire learn how to bring their Creative Thoughts to life in a mysterious 'MMMMM' and with a magical number sequence. Facing many challenges along the way, they learn and experience how Doubts and Temptations can sway us away from our Creative Thoughts. Finally they reach a magical island and ignite the Indigo Diamond.
The Dyson Stargate by V Bertolaccini The Dyson Stargate by Feb. 14, 2019 69,580 words Read a sample
Action-packed amazing stories of encounters with mind-bending gateways to the stars and beyond! Something is buried away on Mars! Deep in the depths of Mars astronauts find an energy sphere and scientists use its technology to create a black hole and enter its mind-blowing gateway, the Dyson Stargate, with trillions of portals, and are chased throughout space by something from beyond the universe!
Play On... by Debbie McGowan & Al Stewart Play On... by (editor)
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Beaten Track authors present Play On... A Valentine's Day collection of short stories, poetry and prose, inspired by the songs of ABBA.
Agonies Of Love by Samuel Oparinde Agonies Of Love by Feb. 14, 2019 2,970 words
This book of poems is for every broken heart searching for healing. Agonies of Love is a must read for every youth because of the writer’s interest to address the day to day behavior of individuals when in love.
Love happens by Inuwa Usman Love happens by Feb. 14, 2019 3,050 words Read a sample
Does love at first sight still exist? Find out as doctor Beatrice found love in an unexpected way.
A Christmas Ghost Story by J.T. Evergreen A Christmas Ghost Story by Feb. 13, 2019 5,250 words Read a sample
The howling outside began again as the wind whipped around the house causing the evergreens to scratch the downspouts. Kent screamed, “LOOK!” and pointed to the front window. A pair of eyes glowed in the reflection of the fire. Everyone sat up and stared. I yelled, "It looks like a . . . "
Love and Loss A collection of Short Fiction by Ashley Lacey Love and Loss A collection of Short Fiction by Feb. 13, 2019 3,520 words Read a sample
This book contains four unique stories about love and loss experienced by broken people. They vary in genre. The ebook contains romance, fantasy, suspense, horror, and tragedy but they are all centered around love or loss of love and what comes after loss and grief. The stories are beginner level, and each one is 500+ words.
Malakhim Volume 8: Who I Was by Aleph Malakhim Volume 8: Who I Was by Feb. 13, 2019 154,230 words Read a sample
We are all collections of stories. Stories we need to hear to understand each other. Stories we need to tell to understand ourselves. No journey is quite so difficult as the one from who we have been, to who we want to become. The living and the dead take that journey along I-95. An urban legend, a dark faerie tale, a love story told by a roaring fire— you will find them all, and more, right here.
As we bide our time by Glenn Brigaldino As we bide our time by Feb. 13, 2019 150 words
An illustrated reflection on recurring seasons
Nemesis by Ann Sepino Nemesis by Feb. 13, 2019 5,740 words
Welcome to Zircon City, where superheroes and super villains clash. NIGHTWALKER is a defender of Zircon City, with the looks and charisma to match. TEMPTRESS is an offender of Zircon City, with the beauty and brains to back it up. Let the battle - and romance - between superhero and super villain begin!
wajid Shaikh poetries || wajidsays by Iwajidshaikh wajid Shaikh poetries || wajidsays by Feb. 13, 2019 Sample 20%
The authentic work of author wajid Shaikh and his verses in 5 pages
Tri Odd by Tom Kepler Tri Odd by Feb. 13, 2019 2,180 words Read a sample
A twist of the knife or turn of the worm, TRI ODD is a free collection of three early flash fiction stories by author Tom Kepler. Enter into worlds best seen with a sideways glance--a school marm, retired from teaching but not from judgment; a stowaway on a spaceship with the odd name of "Adam"; Halloween Eve and a man costumed as a spider . . . or is it the other way around?
Valentine's Day with Princess Petunia by K-lee Klein Valentine's Day with Princess Petunia by Feb. 13, 2019 7,210 words Read a sample
This isn't the kind of Valentine's Day Greg Parks was hoping for - stood up by his date, then showered in chocolate milk. But the adorable four-year-old milk-spiller is too cute to get mad at, and her hot dad sure does make a stood-up guy feel a lot more cheerful. Maybe Greg can find more than nostalgia at Princess Petunia's Play Palace
Play Ball by Andi Marquette Play Ball by Feb. 13, 2019 7,080 words Read a sample
In "Play Ball," Andi Marquette introduces us to Riley and Jo, two women who turn moving day into the beginning of something more.
Michelangelo And David The Untold Love Story by J.T. Evergreen Michelangelo And David The Untold Love Story by Feb. 13, 2019 5,840 words Read a sample
I held Michelangelo's diary to my breast. Tears of gratitude welled in my eyes along with my determination to see this vision of undying love as soon as possible. As I entered the Hall of Prisoners, I stopped in mid-step. I saw him at a great distance for the first time. I constrained myself to keep from running. This was David, the love of Michelangelo’s life.
Versos sobre amor e mulher by FernandaFranca Versos sobre amor e mulher by Feb. 13, 2019 3,480 words Read a sample
'Versos sobre amor e mulher' é um livro curto de poesias que se divide em duas partes, na primeira parte a autora dedica-se a falar sobre a mulher, aqui encontramos versos com uma pegada mais feminista, e na segunda parte a autora trabalha com verso ligado ao amor. Versos sobre amor e mulher é um livro que promete prender o leitor com os seus versos simples e, ao mesmo tempo, cativante.
This is Nigeria by Igoche Igoche, Sr This is Nigeria by Feb. 13, 2019 14,670 words Sample 20%
There are many things you ought to know about Nigerian politics that you don't know; being ignorant of these information has imprisoned and denied you the will to do what is necessary. You will live and die ignorant, with many things to lose if you refuse to read the novel "This is Nigeria". Gain liberty and adopt the right action to create a better society for ourselves and progeny.
The Saga of Hengest by Christopher Webster The Saga of Hengest by Feb. 13, 2019 24,640 words Read a sample
Exiled after a bitter battle in Finnsburgh, the Angle thegn, Hengest, turns his three war keels to Britannia. All he wants is land and a mead hall of his own, but he ends up winning a country - a country that will later be named England.
D di Disagio - Dizionario semiserio delle mie (dis)avventure in treno by Serena Cappelli D di Disagio - Dizionario semiserio delle mie (dis)avventure in treno by Feb. 13, 2019 12,640 words Read a sample
Aspetto il treno e il treno, come al solito, non arriva. Cinque, dieci, quindici minuti di ritardo. Mentre la muffa comincia a ricoprire il mio corpo, una voce metallica annuncia un convoglio in arrivo. Non è il mio. Nasce così questa raccolta di gioie e dolori, delusioni e insidie, astuzie per non soccombere. Perché anche se partire è un po’ morire, sopravvivere - per fortuna - si può.
Magic & Soul by Leilei Malatse Magic & Soul by Feb. 13, 2019 4,150 words
MAGIC AND SOUL is a book of short fictional stories about women who encounter magic, explore adventures, and full of life!