I'm falling. I've done that a lot this year. I've fallen for lies. Fallen in love. Now I'm falling through the water in the lake like I've done so often before, but this time is different. This time is going to be my last time. For everything. My last breath is rising in a rush of bubbles that hurry to the surface like champagne escaping a bottle. My last sight is the sun watching watery overhead. My last touch is the liquid running through my fingers like silk. Like time. Like every ethereal and untouchable thing in the world. Like laughter. And my last thought... my last thought is of him. Of Kyle. I'll miss him. I hope he'll miss me. It's a strange hope to have for the guy who just murdered me. They say that when you die, your brain stays active for seven minutes. Well, my name is Grace Murray, and these are my minutes...
Release on 2018-08-01 | by Pastor/Evangelist Ken Rice DD Th. D
Reveal the Many Faces of Homeless
Author: Pastor/Evangelist Ken Rice DD Th. D
Pubpsher: WestBow Press
This is about how Jesus uses his willing vessels through calling, placement, and training with our yielding to his perfect will for our lives and his purpose. Its all about him, not us. He can only use the yielded.
From Sara Shepard, author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Pretty Little Liars series, comes the nail-biting conclusion to The Lying Game. Sutton Mercer had the perfect life, great friends, and a gorgeous boyfriend—until she was murdered. Then the killer forced Sutton's long-lost twin sister, Emma, to pretend to be her. Emma has been living Sutton's life for weeks now, frantically trying to figure out who killed her sister and why. But when Sutton's body is discovered, Emma suddenly becomes the number-one suspect in her twin's murder. Now she needs to find the killer before she ends up behind bars—or worse. In this stunning finale to the beloved series The Lying Game, Emma finally solves her sister's murder—but the killer will do anything to make sure that the truth dies with her.
My name is Anna Ricci and I've dreams of taking my hybrid publishing company from small-time to big-time. Only the man I need to fund my project, Maxwell Powel, is total pervert. When I find myself trapped in an elevator he proposes a little game, I have seven minutes to convince why he should invest...seven minutes to show him I'm willing to do anything to make my dreams come true. 18+ only! Short, dirty, quicky dub con with a humorous twist.
Seventeen-year-old Taleah Morgan was an all-around good girl. All she wanted was to get into the nursing program of her dreams and make her parents proud. The last thing she had time for was guys, and especially not bad boys like nineteen-year-old Liam Maxwell. Liam had quickly risen from a corner boy to the heir-apparent of San Antonio's most infamous drug runner. He didn't have time for the distraction of a relationship-his main goal was proving himself worthy of inheriting an empire.When Taleah and Liam's paths cross one night at a house party, they find themselves reluctantly playing the game of Seven Minutes in Heaven. What they experienced that night in a dark closet change both of them. Unable to stay away from each other, Liam and Taleah decide to take a chance on love, but not everyone in their lives is thrilled. Will the young couple survive the forces arrayed against them?
"If you love something, let it go. If it comes back to you, it's yours forever..." Liam Maxwell took that advice when he watched Taleah Morgan walk out of his life four years ago. He had to give her space to "go and grow," but now, her time is up. Liam is determined to win back his first love, at all costs. Taleah is just as determined to resist him. She's never forgotten-nor forgiven-what she believes was his betrayal. Can Liam get past the walls she's built around herself to show her that he's always had her best interests at heart?Tumultuous doesn't even begin to describe the first few years of Kelsey Morgan's and Kyriq Childress's relationship. But things have been going smoothly the last two years for the couple-too smoothly. Life throws a plot twist at them that threatens to end their engagement and tear them apart forever. Is the love between Kelsey and Chill enough to survive unexpected circumstances?Love troubles are not the only problems that befall Liam and Chill. During their climb to the top of the drug underworld, they made some dangerous enemies. Now, at least one of those enemies has come back to destroy everything they've worked for. Can they discover the identity of the person wreaking havoc on their business before it's too late?
'Eloisa James is extraordinary.' People Magazine 'Nothing gets me to a bookstore faster than Eloisa James.' Julia Quinn A sparkling new Regency romance from New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James, linked to Four Nights with the Duke and Three Weeks with Lady X Witty and elusive Eugenia Snowe has all society begging for one of her premiere governesses - except the powerful Edward Reeve, who bursts into her office with his arrogant demands. He promises her heaven. No question that Eugenia enjoys crossing wits with the brilliant inventor, but soon it becomes clear that Ward wants far more than a governess. He wants Eugenia, and he'll stop at nothing to have her - including kidnapping. Will Eugenia lose her heart in the most reckless gamble of her life, or will she discover the sweetest pleasure she's ever known? She gives him seven minutes. 'Another bright, delightful read from a queen of historical romance.' Kirkus Reviews 'RITA Award-winner James woos readers with another irresistible liaison of lushly sensual romance and deliciously wicked with, and her flair for crafting unforgettable, richly dimensional characters is the satisfying center of this scrumptious literary confection.' Booklist
Claire Finn agrees to marry aging producer Arthur Carter for one reason only: status. And the money isn’t so bad, either. Connections to Hollywood? Check. But not only is Arthur old enough to be Claire’s grandfather, but he’s a known philander who goes as far as fooling around with a hot young starlet at the engagement party. Claire fires back by picking up the first handsome stranger she sees. Jake is game for a round of seven minutes in heaven if she is… What should’ve been a regrettable one-time fling turns into hell on Earth when Claire finds out that Jake is actually Jacob Carter, a member of her future family. And the father of her unborn child. It’s all fun and games until gold-digging Claire is knocked up with the wrong guy’s baby.