Bargain and Free Books for 8-23-16

by Greg on August 23, 2016

Here are 5 bargain books and 3 free books to get your day started.

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Survivor – Amazon
by Nicole Blanchard
Rating: 4.6 Stars
Genre: Romantic Suspense
Price: $0.99 Save $2.00
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Survivor – Nook
Survivor – Apple iBooks
Survivor – Kobo

“This was a stunning tale of love, tragedy and second chances.” -Page Turners Book Blog

NY Times and USA Today Bestselling Author

I knew falling in love with him was bad for us both, but I did it anyway.

For a brief moment, we had it all. Even though he was leaving to join the Marines and I had four years of college ahead of me, he was everything I ever wanted and didn’t think I deserved.

But real life has a way of dashing dreams—and that happy future we envisioned together? It disappeared at the hands of a monster.

Ten years have passed and I’m not the same naïve girl that believed in happily-ever-afters. When unforseen events draw me back to our hometown and I find myself caring for my two teenage brothers, the last thing on my mind should be reconnecting with the hottie-turned-hero who I loved at seventeen.

As the past begins to repeat itself and old threats resurface, I’ll have to trust him with the secrets that tore us apart if I want a second chance at his heart.


Elevated – Amazon
by Elana Johnson
Rating: 4.3 Stars
Genre: Young Adult
Price: $0.99 Save $2.00
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“The plot is deftly paced, as past intrudes on present, like a photograph emerging in developing fluid.” -San Francisco Book Review

#1 Amazon Bestselling and Award-Winning Author

The last person seventeen-year-old Eleanor Livingston wants to see on the elevator—let alone get stuck with—is her ex-boyfriend Travis, the guy she’s been avoiding for five months.

Plagued with the belief that when she speaks the truth, bad things happen, Elly hasn’t told Trav anything. Not why she broke up with him and cut off all contact. Not what happened the day her father returned from his deployment to Afghanistan. And certainly not that she misses him and still thinks about him everyday.

But with nowhere to hide and Travis so close it hurts, Elly’s worried she won’t be able to contain her secrets for long. She’s terrified of finally revealing the truth, because she can’t bear to watch a tragedy befall the boy she still loves.


City of Beads – Amazon
by Tony Dunbar
Rating: 4.2 Stars
Genre: Mystery
Price: $0.99 Save $3.00
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“Dunbar catches the rich, dark spirit of New Orleans better than anyone.” -Publishers Weekly

Award-Winning Author


New Orleans lawyer Tubby Dubonnet is bored. He wants to bill enough hours to pay his alimony and keep his daughter in college, with enough left over for an occasional drink and a good meal, but he longs for something different and exciting.

Sure, researching licensing law for the new casino will keep trout meunière on the table, but what could be more tedious? (Unless, of course, the client turns out to be connected.) Meanwhile, there’s the estate of an old friend who controls some dock leases on the wharf. And he agrees to help his daughter’s environmental group stop illegal dumping in the river.

Ho-hum, thinks our hero. But suddenly all three cases begin to converge in an entirely ominous way–the toxic dumping, the dock leases, and the too-good-to-be-true casino job. How is that possible? Could it be Tubby’s been set up as the fall guy in a Mob effort to expand its gambling empire?

NOW it’s exciting — he’s running for his life!


The Cheyenne Mail Order Bride Dreams of a Rich Life – Amazon
by Iris Kelly
Rating: 4.6 Stars
Genre: Historical Romance
Price: $0.99 Save $2.00
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“The plot kept me captivated and the pages turning with all the twists and turns and life experiences.” -Redrabbitt

Virginia Bellamy is an ambitious, well-to-do socialite who aspires to marry into Boston’s most elite social circles. But when she fails to attract a proposal that meets her high standards, she agrees to become the mail order bride to a wealthy Cheyenne businessman. He promises her a life of luxury and status. It appeals to her to be one of the most important families in the city – even if that city is Cheyenne.

Lewis Carlyle has worked tirelessly for fifteen years to amass a fortune. It was really all a means to an end – a foundation for the remarkable wife and happy family he hoped to have. But in the weeks before Virginia’s arrival, Lewis is besieged with the worst onslaught of bad fortune; Virginia arrives to find herself betrothed to a pauper.

It is a catastrophe of unimaginable magnitude on both sides. What can Lewis do to make amends for the unforgivable situation he has put Virginia in? Is the social hierarchy in Cheyenne as rigid and unforgiving as that of Boston? And most importantly, will it ever be possible for this determined social climber to love a man who has nothing to offer but his heart?


Tally-Ho! Yankee in a Spitfire – Amazon
by Arthur Donahue
Rating: 4.4 Stars
Genre: Memoirs and Biographies
Price: $0.99 Save $3.00
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“Fascinating read – written during or shortly after the events as opposed to a fictional accounting decades later.” -Art Z.

In 1940, an ordinary American from a Midwest farm came to a country at war, joined its fighting forces, mingled with its fighting men, and fought and fell and fought again.

Donahue felt it his duty as a believer in a civilized way of life to throw his lot in with Britain, and felt it a privilege to be able to serve alongside her forces.

A civilian pilot, upon hearing that the R.A.F. was hiring Americans for non-combatant jobs Donahue made his way to Canada, where he was promptly hired.

Shipped to Britain, Donahue was commissioned as a Pilot Officer and began the transition to a war-time fighter pilot as the skies above Britain transformed into a battlefield.

Filled with technical insights and descriptions of what his senses experienced, Donahue transports the reader into his heavy fur-lined flying boots.

As an American abroad Donahue’s memoir also acts as window to a bygone age, shining a light onto life in England during the Blitz from a visitor’s point of view.



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.

Fierce Love – Amazon
by Danielle Stewart
Rating: 4.3 Stars
Genre: Romance
Price: $0.00 Save $9.99
Subject to change back to full price at any time.

Fierce Love – Nook
Fierce Love – Apple iBooks
Fierce Love – Google Play
Fierce Love – Kobo

USA Today Bestselling Author

Telling James West he can’t do something is like telling lightning it can’t strike. The only thing that crosses his mind is “Challenge accepted.” Finally sitting at the helm of his family’s oil company, James is ready to conquer the industry. The gorgeous, mysterious woman who keeps crossing his path looks like the perfect distraction from the stress of his new role. He’ll have to choose between having her in his corner at West Oil or taking her to his bed.

Libby Saint-Jane has been living a lie. One she intends to protect at any cost. When she finds herself in over her head and on the verge of failure, will her boss, James West, bail her out or kick her to the curb? He may not be the solution for all her troubles but might be the adventure she’s been waiting for.


Worlds Away – Amazon
by Brandon Berntson
Rating: 4.3 Stars
Genre: Fantasy
Price: $0.00 Save $10.99
Subject to change back to full price at any time.

Worlds Away – Nook
Worlds Away – Apple iBooks
Worlds Away – Kobo

After meeting in a hotel parking lot, Justin Parody and Anna Lightener, total strangers, decide to leave the modern world and venture off into an unknown landscape without a single plan or destination. It goes against everything Justin believes in, but Anna just happens to remind him of his favorite poem, and he cannot resist leaving his uneventful life behind for a chance at true love.

But as their relationship grows, the world changes along with them, revealing places and characters that could not possibly belong on earth.

After witnessing the kidnapping of a child, they realize more is at stake than just their budding relationship. The girl is Divinity, the Child of Light, and she is at war with the Dragon, a being of darkness bent on destroying everything holy in its path.

Determined to rescue Divinity, Justin and Anna venture off into parallel worlds, aided by characters from other times and places. But the child has a plan of her own, leading them closer to a confrontation with the Dragon, and a life neither could have possibly imagined.

A romantic, fantasy-filled adventure, Worlds Away will take you away from the everyday routine of the modern world and allow you to be something more than you ever thought possible.


The Last Five Days – Amazon
by Paul Seiple
Rating: 4.5 Stars
Genre: Science Fiction
Price: $0.00 Save $13.95
Subject to change back to full price at any time.

“Things Like That Never Happen Here.”

The townsfolk of Black Dog wrapped themselves in that sentiment like a security blanket. Being part of the tight-knit, small town shielded them from the horror that plagued the evening news.

And then something happened. It happened fast.

Two fishermen became ill after a day on Black Dog Lake. The mysterious virus that had an almost supernatural way of evolving began to spread. People got sick. People got violent. And then they died.

But the hunger that ravaged their bodies lived on.

The infected were considered the lucky ones. The cloudy film covering their eyes blinded them from the death of mankind. The survivors witnessed everything—the true value of life and the evil that lurked deep in the human soul. Each day the world darkened.

On the bright side, it would all be over in five days.


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