Bargain and Free Books for 8-19-13

by Greg on August 19, 2013

Enjoy some time with your Kindle by downloading this selection of 2 bargain books and 2 free books. Please “LIKE” and share your literary discoveries with family and friends.


The Ghost of Sherwood
by Wilson Harp
Rating: 4.0 Stars
Genre: Historical Fiction
Price: $0.99 Save $5.00
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“A great twist on the old tale of Robin Hood.” -Heather S.

King Richard is dead. With King John on the throne, the Sheriff of Nottingham knows he will soon be replaced by one of the new king’s favorite men. The only way he can survive the constant vagaries of political whim is to become wealthy in his own right.

And the easiest way to do this is to see the king’s taxes fall into his own pocket. When the thefts are reported, he will simply claim that a band of bandits has taken up residence in Sherwood Forest and has stolen the money. A good idea and it works. That is until King John decides the sheriff needs some help in hunting down the bandits.

Sir Guy is dispatched to Nottingham with a unit of French soldiers under his command. A ruthless man, Sir Guy will not stop until the taxes are returned and the thieves hanged. The sheriff is in trouble. There are no bandits in the wood and the king’s coin sits snugly in the lockbox in the sheriff’s office. A single word spoken by the wrong person will put his head in a noose.

But then news of Sir Robert of Locksley reaches Nottingham. Sir Robert had left for crusade many years before and he and Sir Guy hated each other. When rumors said that Sir Robert was returning to Nottingham, the sheriff devised a new scheme.

He would spread word that Sir Robert was the leader of the bandits and that his loyalty to King Richard did not extend to King John. This plan would keep Sir Guy searching the woods for men who don’t exist.


Carnival of Mayhem
by Alex Siegel
Rating: 4.7 Stars
Genre: Action and Adventure
Price: $0.99 Save $2.00
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“The characters were well developed and the integration of new characters into the series was very well done and, finally, the book had a satisfying ending.” -Becky B.

CARNIVAL OF MAYHEM is the exciting sequel to APOCALYPSE CULT. In this continuation of the series, innocent people across the country are dying of an unknown illness. To prevent a national panic, the U.S. government claims the cause is tuberculosis, knowing this is far from the truth.

The military has sent its best medical scientists to investigate, and even they are baffled. A secret cult, the Order of Eternal Night, is behind the mayhem. Only the Gray Spear Society can stop them from spreading death to the four corners of the world.



Please make sure the price says “Kindle Price $0.00″ before clicking “Buy”. If it says “Prime Members $0.00″ “read for free”, it is NO LONGER FREE. All books are free at the time they are posted but are subject to change back to full price at any time. If you are outside of the United States, these books may not be free.

Losing Control
by Desiree Wilder
Rating: 4.4 Stars
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Price: $0.00 Save $2.99
Subject to change back to full price at any time.


Gia feels broken inside after several miscarriages and a failed marriage. Now she’s just looking to have some fun…During her marriage, she and her husband tried for several years to have a baby, she got pregnant three times and miscarried all three. Her husband couldn’t bear to give up his dream of having a family so they grew apart and eventually divorced.

Gia feels like a total failure since she couldn’t carry a child. But now, it’s time to move on. She just wants to have a little fun. She needs to have a little fun. Secretly hoping of a wild sexual encounter with someone who craves to devour her inch by inch, she and a group of her closest friends set out to have a wild weekend at a rock festival which they look forward to every year.

This is what she wants and what she needs, but is she really ready for this? Ethan has been working too hard for the past ten years to have a serious relationship, but he’s always fantasized about one woman…

Ethan’s put his heart and soul into this venue and this year it looks like he might finally make a profit. Each year it hosts a rock festival and every year he looks for one person, the same person, the problem is he doesn’t know anything about her, he doesn’t even know her name.

Finally he meet’s her and she’s everything he always hoped for, except for one thing…she seems to be looking for a wild sexual encounter. This causes a bit of a dilemma since all he really wants is to get to know who this mystery woman is. He needs to know who she is.

While trying to fulfill her every desire he gives her the most carnal sexual experience of her life, hoping she will open up to him and give him a chance to discover who she truly is.


The Rise and Fall of Saxon Transylvania
by Catalin Gruia
Rating: 4.4 Stars
Genre: Non-Fiction
Price: $0.00 Save $2.99
Subject to change back to full price at any time.


Underdeveloped country seeking investors – this was the slogan of Eastern Europe after the fall of Communism. Like flowers competing for pollinators, its states outdid each other in advertising economic privileges and legislative facilities to attract Western investors.

The different governments which took turns in the last 15 years in the Victoria Palace from Bucharest did not bothered to go beyond mere declarations of good intentions; but, while TV channels broadcast their formal speeches, the exodus was underway for the most enterprising part of the population, the only one related to the West: Transylvania’s German guests.


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