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Numb by Kathleen Mareé Numb by Dec. 03, 2016 19774 words Read a sample
"I'm tired of being what you want me to be, feeling so faithless, lost under the surface." - Linkin Park. After losing my world that meant everything to me; I need to find my way back to the living. I'm not sure I even want to. I don't think I would survive any more pain. It may seem weak, but it's easier being numb. *A novella*
La Traicin Del Amor by Elizabette Remon La Traicin Del Amor by Dec. 03, 2016 115766 words Read a sample
Traicionada por su primer amor, pasado de Danielle ha dejado varios golpes contra ella y ha tenido que ser ella misma una y otra vez. Aaron está en busca de una mítica reliquia pero meteduras de pata sobre una antigua cadena que causa problemas que no esperaba. La conexión entre ellos es lleno de aventura, peligro y atracción inexplicable. Juntos se enfrentan a un futuro ni uno puede desear.
You Need To Be Watched! by Mario V. Farina You Need To Be Watched! by Dec. 03, 2016 1997 words Read a sample
Mr. Davis, my employer, asked me to do something confidential for him, After being convinced that what he was asking was not illegal or immoral, I agreed. He wanted me to watch one of his other employees. He did not tell me the reason. I did what he asked, but, in addition, fell in love with her. This story tells why Mr. Davis wanted me to do what he asked and what the outcome was.
The Heart Broken Noble Woman by serena myles The Heart Broken Noble Woman by Dec. 02, 2016 2443 words Read a sample
Short Story. She fell in love against her fathers wishes, but does the man she loves really love her back? Will she get her happy ending?
Heather Falls in Love Part One by Limey Lady Heather Falls in Love Part One by Dec. 02, 2016 20598 words Read a sample
Heather is not renowned for long, slow seductions; her usual courtships tend more towards wham , bam thank you ma'am. Her travelling companion is, however, reputedly straight and she has promised to keep things platonic. But she has always had issues with temptation. How far will she last without making a move? And just how straight is Ingrid anyway?
Little Red: an Everland Ever After Tale by Caroline Lee Little Red: an Everland Ever After Tale by Dec. 01, 2016 42730 words Read a sample
She’s gone over the river and through the woods, but who will protect her from the Big Bad Wolf? A twist on the classic fairy tale, set in the Old West. Rojita is in trouble; she’s being chased by El Lobo, one of the West’s most notorious gunslingers. She’s in desperate need of a protector, and hires the first man--Hank Cutter--who comes along to get her safely to Everland.
Scialytic Shade (Sapphire Shade Book Three) by Ann Serafini Scialytic Shade (Sapphire Shade Book Three) by Dec. 01, 2016 101875 words Read a sample
Four years after leaving the CIA and unknowingly reviving her nemesis from catatonia, Asiah Torricelli’s crazy life has finally begun to settle down. Between running a successful private intelligence firm and finding time for her new husband, she barely has a moment to consider the daunting task of saving humanity from extinction when a face from her past begins haunting her dreams.
La Prise by François Jodelet La Prise by Dec. 01, 2016 23612 words Read a sample
Guillaume prend la vie comme elle vient avec ses hasards et ses opportunités. Ses rencontres amoureuses vont-elles lui permettre de se structurer et de savoir ce qui l’anime pour décider de son avenir ? Chacun est acteur de sa propre Vie.
Perfect Mate:Mated to the Beast by Max C Payne Perfect Mate:Mated to the Beast by Dec. 01, 2016 22963 words Read a sample
Corey never expected to meet the guy he cheated on back in college, not as a rival at work when he's just learned his own boyfriend was cheating on him.
Desire of the Gods   Book Three  Achilles and Apollo by Marianna Green Desire of the Gods Book Three Achilles and Apollo by Dec. 01, 2016 19551 words Read a sample
Paula, now estranged from Apollo and banished from Olympus, lives as Achilles’ consort on his war torn magic island out of time. Achilles tells her that the god Apollo will take revenge for his humiliation. Paula finds out that only the Fates can intervene. Can she surmount her greatest fears on the path to them to heal the wounded rage of Apollo and forestall his revenge on Achilles?
Hooked by Anna Katmore Hooked by Dec. 01, 2016 8403 words Read a sample
Dieses Bonuskapitel zu HERZKLOPFEN IN NIMMERLAND umfasst 8.000 Worte und ist ein Geschenk der Autorin an ihre Leser!
Her Keeper Episode 1 by Helen Karol Her Keeper Episode 1 by Nov. 30, 2016 19195 words Read a sample
The feud between Detective Rick Andrews and Prosecutor Sara Michaels is legendary and no one ever wants to stand in the line of fire when they go at it. Her Keeper has mature content that features a hot cop (two actually), a crazy, hot proposition and two people who are stubbornly in love.
Devil's Advocate - Book 1 by Carla Coxwell Devil's Advocate - Book 1 by Nov. 30, 2016 36959 words Read a sample
When Kristie comes home from college, her world is disrupted by her step-father’s nephew. Gray is rash, impulsive and breaks the law. Kristie’s mom asks her to befriend Gray to get him on the straight and narrow. The plan backfires when Kristie falls for Gray. Does he feel the same way? The connection between them threatens to tear down everything Kristie has ever held dear.
Kingdom: A YA / Fantasy Novel by Rachel E. Wollaston Kingdom: A YA / Fantasy Novel by Nov. 30, 2016 96757 words Read a sample
Imaginations are just that: imaginations. Or are they? Pepper Fairfield is a high-spirited young woman with an incredible imagination. When she accepts a job as a nanny at Calthorpe Manor, she finds that she has let herself in for a lot more than she expected. In a whirlwind of events, Pepper finds herself fighting against impossible odds, not only for her life, but for the safety of humankind.
Regency Romance: Each Other by Amelia Fernside Regency Romance: Each Other by Nov. 29, 2016 15251 words Read a sample
“I fear for your safety!” the Duke thundered. But he might as well have been barking at the moon. Isabella, his beautiful but supremely arrogant niece, scoffed at the notion. That is, until a man dressed in black pointed a gun at Isabella. Now what? You’ll soon find out, dear reader.
Another Satisfied Customer by Kassy K Another Satisfied Customer by Nov. 29, 2016 6023 words Read a sample
When a beautiful, sexy stranger enters a high-class women's shoe store right at closing time demanding service, Billy Farley does what any smart business owner does - He provides her great customer service and sends her home with a smile!
Angel & Al by Adwitiya R Dixit Angel & Al by Nov. 29, 2016 10320 words Read a sample
Angel & Al is a collection of stand-alone short stories written under the flash fiction genre. 30 romantic stories which revolve around Angel and her boyfriend/husband Al who find the joys of life in the small moments they share. Angel and Al reflect upon how love is mature and how they can find happiness in everything as long as they are together.
Home Is The Sailor by Jolie Mason Home Is The Sailor by Nov. 29, 2016 51653 words Read a sample
Book one in Jolie Mason's exciting series, Home in the stars. Captain Aricka Badu left Taarken Prime twelve years ago for very good reasons, and she seldom goes back. It was supposed to be a short run, but, between the pirates, a brewing civil war and her ex, she may never get to leave. Caden Carnes hadn't seen Ari in twelve years, but he'd never stopped thinking about her. Given their past, i
A Sensitive Time by Lee Isserow A Sensitive Time by Nov. 29, 2016 2627 words Read a sample
She lies with him in bed, holding him close. The exhaustion from all the grief finally overtook him, and he had fallen into a restless sleep. But something is brewing inside her, a change in her chemistry, and as she listens to his breathing she'll find out more than she every wanted to know about the man she loves.
Waiting For You (At Last Baby Series: Book One) by Sarah Tork Waiting For You (At Last Baby Series: Book One) by Nov. 28, 2016 35259 words Read a sample
Previously published as The At Last Series by Cindy Lox (My Pen Name)*** The summer before Hannah Lawson sets off to New York to live a writer’s life, she bumps into a painful part of her past. But will a gorgeous Hotelier for whom she works help her forget her past pain? *** (Recommended for 18+) At Last Baby Series: Book 1
Dragon Blue: A Lie That's True by Macy Babineaux Dragon Blue: A Lie That's True by Nov. 28, 2016 49493 words Read a sample
Dragon Blue is the first book in a planned 5-book series, The Dragonlords of Xandakar. It contains lots of fast-paced action, steamy love scenes, and a happy ending.
Sandrine's Visitor by Mercedes Blanche Sandrine's Visitor by Nov. 28, 2016 9889 words Read a sample
After arriving home from a great night out with her friends; Sandrine is in bed but now sure she hears someone in her kitchen. Realizing her cellphone was left there, she can't call the police. Does she investigate or hide somewhere safe until morning? Convincing herself to go and check, she sees something that will change her life forever. A short romantic story that provokes many questions.
Left Behind by Neil Hetzner Left Behind by Nov. 27, 2016 83265 words Read a sample
When her husband dies unexpectedly, Babette Carter finds herself backtracking across her life as an honored author and college professor to her childhood growing up poor and abused. Using friends and her sister Trina as catalysts, Babette tries to come to terms with why she hid so much of herself from her husband, her friends, and, as she discovers, from herself.
The Tropical Sun - Belief, Love and Hate by J. S. Philippe The Tropical Sun - Belief, Love and Hate by Nov. 27, 2016 97355 words Read a sample
This epic story is set in the sun-drenched, tropical Pacific. A clash between the Malay and Javanese civilizations threaten the very existence of the small Likupang tribe. The dramatic events of mystery, suspense, romance and violent strife are based on historical evidence from the Bronze Age 2,500 years ago.
Secret Santa by MariaLisa deMora Secret Santa by Nov. 26, 2016 22050 words Read a sample
A sweet novella for those of us who long for love and companionship in our afternoons. Sometimes we simply need a reminder to keep the faith and that love is not something you discover. It cannot be acquired or invented. Trust that love will come looking for you when you are ready. Be happy, and be hopeful. I see good things.
Tit For Tat by Mario V. Farina Tit For Tat by Nov. 25, 2016 993 words Read a sample
Margie and Dan Forester were having breakfast in their kitchen. Margie charged Dan with having missed their anniversary. Dan denied this. The dialogue that followed ranged on many topics, some of which made no sense. See if you can find any meaning to what the two were saying to each other.
Anchor of Hope by kiah stephens Anchor of Hope by Nov. 25, 2016 71277 words Read a sample
At the pinnacle of success, Ashley Harper has all she's ever wanted . . . so why does her heart feel like something's missing?
Caroline's Naked Ride by Kelsey d'Eligny Caroline's Naked Ride by Nov. 25, 2016 17746 words Read a sample
A young woman's discovery of public nudity. Based on true events, this is the story of a young woman’s first experience of public nudity at a World Naked Bike Ride, which inspired her increasingly daring adventures. WARNING: contains some sexual scenes.
The Husband by Don DeBon The Husband by Nov. 25, 2016 66719 words Read a sample
Available free during release week (Nov 25th - Dec 2nd) One night Erin's husband returns a changed man. He walks like him, talks like him, yet is treating her better than he ever did before. No one believes her, leaving Erin alone to find out the truth. Truth that could have dire consequences for the entire human race. What happened that caused him to change so radically?
To Fall in Love by David Manoa To Fall in Love by Nov. 23, 2016 18949 words Read a sample
I fell in Love with a woman who wanted me on her own terms. Rules of Engagement she says. I sit right across from her, my mind can't stop thinking about her. I hold my hand up covering half of my face. A metaphor of our relationship. My name is Kit Nickson and this is our Story. Contains Erotic Content for Mature Audiences.
The Deal by Crazy Ink Erotica The Deal by Nov. 22, 2016 6430 words Read a sample
Samantha Connor is a contract assassin. When she's hired to take out the head of a large crime family, she doesn't realize just how powerful her target really is. Overwhelmed by Satan's erotic power, Sam makes a deal that will not only give her the strength to finish off her target, but also the power to live forever. That is, as long as she sticks to the rules of the deal.
What Do We Do Now? by Mario V. Farina What Do We Do Now? by Nov. 21, 2016 968 words Read a sample
Tim and Angie had been married that afternoon. Tim kept asking a question that Angie was afraid to answer. She dreaded the evening and what was to come. She finally revealed what it was that she feared. This story tells about a suggestion Tim made and what was its effect.
Charm School Quickie: Lesson 1.5 by Lynn Carmer Charm School Quickie: Lesson 1.5 by Nov. 21, 2016 23841 words Read a sample
Brynn Calvo never gets what she wants! She is watching her sister instruct a naughty, after-hour class, mortified she may have to teach next. Hopefully, no one notices her swiping at her phone, gazing longingly at Alexei Park. He is a wall of muscle, painted in tattoos and dark secrets—a walking dream. He is also her college student, and he only thinks of her as his shy professor. Or does he?
The Man in White: A Dark Tale of Sacrifice (Free Dark Fantasy Romance, Gothic Fairytale, Epic Fantasy) by Jean Lowe Carlson The Man in White: A Dark Tale of Sacrifice (Free Dark Fantasy Romance, Gothic Fairytale, Epic Fantasy) by Nov. 21, 2016 5116 words Read a sample
Dying of starvation, Litha abandons her family to save them. And in the frozen wilds she encounters a mysterious man in white, the only one who can save her. This short dark fantasy romance from new award winning epic fantasy and dark fantasy writer Jean Lowe Carlson explores sacrifice and love, in the style of Jacqueline Carey’s Kushiel Series. Longlisted for the 2016 OWT Short Fiction Prize.
Small Town Romance & Recipe Sampler by Magdalena Scott Small Town Romance & Recipe Sampler by Nov. 21, 2016 22169 words Read a sample
USA Today Bestselling Author Magdalena Scott brings you eight first chapters from The McClains of Legend, Tennessee small town romance series, along with a recipe suggested by each book. It’s a fun new way for Legend fans to re-visit the town, and for newcomers to get a taste--literally--of the simple pleasures awaiting them in these clean, wholesome stories of love, family, and home.
Tinder Surprise: Pegging And Begging Part III - Orgasm Ruination by Sakinaa Davies Tinder Surprise: Pegging And Begging Part III - Orgasm Ruination by Nov. 21, 2016 12278 words Read a sample
ORGASM RUINATION! Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to administer a perfectly ruined orgasm? If those sorts of nasty thoughts intrigue you, then read on… White-hot intensity is the rule as Alexis pushes her smoking-hot, “hotel guest” to places he will want to stay forever. Enjoy the mind-blowing and shocking conclusion to the Trilogy. A quick-read great for a steamy coffee break.
Tinder Surprise: Pegging And Begging Part II - Rosebud Defloration by Sakinaa Davies Tinder Surprise: Pegging And Begging Part II - Rosebud Defloration by Nov. 21, 2016 12982 words Read a sample
HELPLESSLY BOUND TO A HOTEL LUGGAGE CART! Have you ever imagined what it would feel like to have a college quarterback at your mercy, begging to be violated… for the very first time? Find out how Ethan is inevitably drawn into Alexis’s wicked world of sensuous female domination and to what lengths he will go to please his Mistress.
Hollywood Hunk: Book 1- Stardust by Josie Brown Hollywood Hunk: Book 1- Stardust by Nov. 21, 2016 31642 words Read a sample
This is BOOK 1 of Josie Brown's 3-part episodic series. Hannah Fairchild, daughter of a legendary Hollywood actor, is forced to put her life on hold while she takes the job of personal assistant to British actor and People's "Sexiest Man Alive," Louis Trollope.There's only one things worse than playing personal assistant to a handsome, egotistical, oversexed actor—falling in love with him.
Tinder Surprise: Pegging And Begging Part I  - Chastity Awakening by Sakinaa Davies Tinder Surprise: Pegging And Begging Part I - Chastity Awakening by Nov. 21, 2016 8060 words Read a sample
HELPLESSLY LOCKED IN MALE CHASTITY! Have you ever imagined what it would feel like to have an athletic college student mercilessly trapped in a chastity cage… and you were holding the key? TINDER SURPRISE: PEGGING AND BEGGING – Chastity Awakening The hotel room heats up as the strict and severe Alexis ponders what she nasty deeds will do with her smoking-hot, caged stallion...
Rainy Windows and Other Love Stories by Alissa Snyder Rainy Windows and Other Love Stories by Nov. 20, 2016 2964 words Read a sample
RAINY WINDOWS AND OTHER LOVE STORIES is a collection of short stories that explores the hardships romance brings in life, and the beauty or destruction that can come from love. It’s only through the thick and thin in relationships when couples know if they are truly meant to be together, or if they made a mistake.
The Love's Phenomena presents, LOVE CRUST: There is always more then the dejection. by Adnan Chaudhry The Love's Phenomena presents, LOVE CRUST: There is always more then the dejection. by Nov. 20, 2016 16872 words Read a sample
Love is non-sensual… You can’t just logic your way in or out of it. When it happens, you are more like a jailbird. We all love, we all die, we all feel pain but still, we can’t stop loving as THIS IS THE BEST THING WE CAN DO! Mr. Perfect - Sam’s routine has always been so Periodic. He who was looked upon as a Cold & Emotionless person, live by logic in a very matter of life. But it was only befor
Jumping Barrel by Cynthia Sax Jumping Barrel by Nov. 20, 2016 12714 words Read a sample
He requires an Expert. She needs a hero. Barrel requires an Expert for the Tau Cetian orphans. Nola wants the role Barrel is offering so badly she bends a few truths. When a fact-morphing human academic meets her battle-worn cyborg warrior, deceptions are revealed, passions flare, and circuits sizzle. The candidate least qualified for the role becomes the one candidate Barrel can’t let go.
Here In The Land Of Nubia by Lp Johnson Here In The Land Of Nubia by Nov. 19, 2016 8976 words Read a sample
Enter Ye In... Enjoy this Complimentary Series Read-along. Learn of Ancient Nubia, read of the Author's vision, Meet the Royal House of Hummingbird Palace, and find info on the Books of the Series.
Finding the Way by Stormie McLeod Finding the Way by Nov. 18, 2016 2818 words Sample 20%
Bridie McIntyre lives in Stromness, the Orkneys. She sees tall ships leaving for exotic locations and she would like nothing better than to have that life of adventure but girls like her marry, remain behind. She is tempted to give up her dream by the attentions of a Norwegian ships’ chandler, Oddgar. How will she reconcile her attraction to Oddgar and keep her dream alive?
Sonríe, Niña Bonita 1.0 by Ale Peña Sonríe, Niña Bonita 1.0 by Nov. 18, 2016 6679 words Read a sample
Cuando Tomás llega a una nueva ciudad, muy a su pesar no espera encontrar nada maravilloso. Pero es solo conocer a Angie y descubrir qué es lo que oculta esa mirada de ojos nostálgicos y prometerse que borrará esa tristeza para poner una sonrisa en su cara.
Reflected in Her Eyes: A Short Story Plus Chapter Sampler by Deanna Lynn Sletten Reflected in Her Eyes: A Short Story Plus Chapter Sampler by Nov. 17, 2016 64873 words Read a sample
Reflected in Her Eyes ~ Short Story ~ Plus Chapter Sampler Reflected in Her Eyes ~ A Short Story Marissa loved her husband so much that she was willing to risk everything to give him the one thing they both wanted most: a child. Four years later, her past comes back to haunt her and now all she holds dear may be taken away from her. Deanna Lynn Sletten ~ Chapter Sampler
Tiffany by Frank Keith Tiffany by Nov. 17, 2016 49426 words Sample 20%
Tiffany lives an unhappy life with her alcoholic husband. Social norms forbid divorce, thus she is stuck in their constraints. A mine inspector comes to town one day, named Jack, whom she meets through her father. He takes a liking to her, but Tiffany refuses to leave her abusive husband. Will she succumb to Jack after all, or will stringent post-Victorian society win?
The Sister In White by mfonemana .u. ekene The Sister In White by Nov. 16, 2016 63574 words Read a sample
Two prophesies emerge in times of old Both of a girl destined for greatness One for great evil, the other for great good. The world begin to take sides. Some aim to kill her, the others to save her.(help spread tyraniya's journey. Invite others to read.)
Lessons From a Free Spirit by Athena Velazquez Lessons From a Free Spirit by Nov. 16, 2016 3980 words Read a sample
Lessons From a Free Spirit is a short story of 3,761 words. It is about how a person (I usually don't say gender) falls in love with a girl. It goes through who they are as a person and how they change because of her. For example, they believe in God because she did, and found that there has to be one if she was made so perfectly. Tragedies occur and they learn to be a better person.
Damaged Hearts by Amethyst Crow Damaged Hearts by Nov. 16, 2016 76488 words Read a sample
At first I really didn't have anyone. I didn't think I deserved anyone, though. Sure, my mom was around, but she worked a lot. My dad left because of me, and I felt like my mom hated me for it. But one day, when my mom took me to therapy... I met a boy... and I fell in love... twice.