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Turner: Bitter Change

by Bea Cannon
published 18 Nov 2014
added 09 Sep 2018
Fiction: Fantasy, Science Fiction



Chapter One: Therapy

I SAT UP SWINGING MY LEGS OFF the cot as I heard the key in the lock. I watched the door open.

Mary Ann came scurrying in carrying a food tray and... keep on reading

 

A Small Gray Dot

by Bea Cannon
published 30 Aug 2018
added 09 Sep 2018
Fiction: Science Fiction, Fiction - General



Chapter One

“YOU NEED TO TAKE A BREAK, TENN. YOU’RE going to get eyestrain.”

I looked up from my laptop and smiled at Zoni standing there in... keep on reading

 

Ties That BindContains Adult Content

by Karen Buckeridge
published 28 Aug 2018
added 30 Aug 2018
Fiction: Fantasy, New Adult



Chapters 1 and 2

CHAPTER ONE​




I am not dead–because I cannot die.

These eight words...
keep on reading

 

Broken Promises

by Marianne Delaforce
published 30 Nov -0001
added 23 Aug 2018
Fiction: Romance, Family and Relationships



At the age of 15, Rose realised her life was going to be very different to the dreams she had once held for her future. She would not live... keep on reading

 

For The Devil Has Come With Great Wrath

by Emma Plant
published 31 Aug 2016
added 10 Aug 2018
Fiction: Fiction - General, Fantasy



Chapter One

The wind was blowing strong around the house, sending all the yellow leaves against the walls. I was hypnotized by the dance, so powerful and apparently... keep on reading

 

RevokedContains Adult Content

by MK Pachan
published 28 Dec 2017
added 29 Jul 2018
Fiction: Mystery, Crime



Chapter One

Detective Sergeant Cam Clay took a deep breath and exhaled through a clenched jaw. It was hot for April, and he felt the heat of the... keep on reading

 

Guardian Angel

by Anne Rouen
published 14 Feb 2018
added 25 Jul 2018
Fiction: Historical Fiction, Romance



Prologue

2 June 1930

Armand Delaine sat in the baroque magnificence of the Opéra Magique on the eve of his departure for New York,... keep on reading

 

Local Rag Hero

by Les Pobjie
published 18 Jun 2018
added 07 Jul 2018
Fiction: Comedy, Crime



CHAPTER ONE — EXCERPT

In the kitchen of his unit, the big man ran his fingers along the smooth brown curves. Gently, they rounded a wide, firm area then slid along the dark... keep on reading

 

A Penny for Your Thoughts

by Sherrill S. Cannon
published 30 Nov -0001
added 01 May 2018
Fiction: Fiction - General, Young Adult



From the Back Cover

A SIGN

In the depths of my winter

I heard a small bird -

Braving the cold,

Bringing the word.

He gave my... keep on reading

 

The Golden Rule

by Sherrill S. Cannon
published 16 Mar 0002
added 01 May 2018
Fiction: Children's Books, Anthologies and Collections



Opening Lines

“We need to start looking for something that’s great,”

Said Robert, while talking to his sister, Kait.

“For... keep on reading

 

My Little Angel

by Sherrill S. Cannon
published 30 Nov -0001
added 01 May 2018
Fiction: Children's Books, Anthologies and Collections



Introduction

Angela sits on my shoulder and glows—

Whatever I do or think, Angela knows . . .

She’s my little angel; she guards me, you... keep on reading

 

The Boxer My Journey to Lifelong Health and Fitness

by Ron Smith
published 30 Nov -0001
added 01 May 2018
Fiction: Anthologies and Collections, Anthologies and Collections



When I was in my twenties and thirties, I used to say that if I ever went to jail I would write my memoir. Thankfully, I never went to jail and I’m... keep on reading

 

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