Free and discount books for February 16, 2016
The Bone Yard for $1.99 (from
Thriller by Jefferson Bass
The Bone Yard is the most gripping instalment yet in the New York Times bestselling Body Farm series. Called away from Tennessee’s renowned Body Farm (the real life human decomposition laboratory around which these remarkable thrillers are based), Dr. Bill Brockton discovers the dark side of...
The Martian Chronicles for $1.99 (from
Science Fiction by Ray Bradbury
“A modern classic” (The Washington Post) Bradbury's Mars is a place of hope, dreams and metaphor-of crystal pillars and fossil seas-where a fine dust settles on the great, empty cities of a silently destroyed civilization. It is here the invaders have come to despoil and commercialize, to grow...
The Distant Land of My Father for $1.99 (from
Literary Fiction by Bo Caldwell
For Anna, the narrator of Bo Caldwell's richly lyrical and vivid first novel, growing up in the magical world of Shanghai in the 1930s and 1940s creates a special bond between her and her father. He is the son of missionaries, a smuggler, and a millionaire who leads a charmed but secretive life.
I Wish I Could Say I Was Sorry for $0.99 (from
Bios and Memoirs by Susie Kelly
Susie recalls a 1950s childhood in post-war London's every shade of grey and the splendours of Africa as, with her glamorous mother and father, she boards a ship bound for exotic, technicolor Kenya. Then in its final decade as a colony, Kenya was peopled with larger-than-life characters who had...
Your Flying Car Awaits for $0.99 (from
General Non-Fiction by Paul Milo
A delightful mixture of science fiction, utopian vision, and just plain crazy ideas, Your Flying Car Awaits is a hilarious and insightful compendium of the most outrageous and completely ridiculous predictions of the 20th Century. Award-winning journalist Paul Milo’s collection...
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Historical Romance by Mary Campisi
Love and Betrayal . . . Regency Style. When Holt Langford, the new Earl of Westover, returns to England after twelve years at sea, he resembles more pirate than nobleman, a far cry from the scrawny youth whose father shipped off to become a man. No one recognizes him, and he’ll use this anonymity...
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Contemporary Romance by Bella Andre
After Julie's restaurant closes, she takes over the catering position at the Rose Chalet, a full-service San Francisco wedding venue. She plans to dazzle the bride and groom so the Chalet’s owner will keep her around, but fate has other plans when the bride’s brother shows up for the food tasting.
The Death of Lucy Kyte for $1.99 (from
Mystery by Nicola Upson
"Carefully crafted tale of heartbreak and haunting" (Kirkus) In this atmospheric, intriguing mystery brimming with psychological tension, an unexpected inheritance plunges beloved British mystery author Josephine Tey into a disturbing puzzle of dark secrets eerily connecting the present and past.
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Erotica by Kate Canterbary
"Let me tell you what I want... More. Of. This.Series." (Give Me Books) The universe threw Lauren and Matthew together with the force of an avalanche. Now the kinky schoolteacher and alpha architect are locked in a fiery storm of passion — but will it dash them both against the rocky shores of love?
The Renegade Queen for $2.99 (from
Historical Fiction by Eva Flynn
She was the first woman to run for President, campaigning before women could vote. He was the Hero of Vicksburg, disillusioned after witnessing the carnage of the Civil War. Their revolution attracted the those who were left out of the new wealth: the freed slaves, the new immigrants, and women.
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Romantic Comedy by Alix Nichols
"Made me smile, laugh, go all misty-eyed and then fervently hope for a happily-ever-after" (Njkinny's World) When Anton and Anna cross paths over the winter holidays, neither can deny how special their connection is. But it threatens the principle they've been living by for years: Don't trust anyone
Free and discount books for February 15, 2016
The Birthday of the World for $1.99 (from
Science Fiction by Ursula K. Le Guin
For more than four decades, Ursula K. Le Guin has enthralled readers with her imagination, clarity, and moral vision. Now, in The Birthday of the World, this gifted artist returns to the worlds of her previous books in eight brilliant short works.
A Bright Power Rising for free (from
Fantasy by Noel Coughlan
AscendantSun's memory stretches back to the bloody birth of the cosmos. Created to serve a dead god, he tired of his empty religion and adopted the faith of his former enemies. Now, a threat from the past is forcing him to choose between his new friends and his own people.
U. S. Grant and the American Military Tradition for $1.99 (from
History by Bruce Catton
In U. S. Grant and the American Military Tradition, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Bruce Catton explores the life and legacy of one of the nation’s greatest and most misunderstood heroes, before, during, and after the terrible War Between the States that violently split the country in two.
Veronika Decides to Die for free (from
Literary Fiction by Paulo Coelho
Twenty-four-year-old Veronika seems to have everything -- youth and beauty, boyfriends and a loving family, a fulfilling job. But something is missing in her life. So, one cold November morning, she takes a handful of sleeping pills expecting never to wake up. But she does -- at a mental hospital...
House of Rejoicing for free (from
Historical Fiction by Libbie Hawker
In the waning years of Egypt’s Eighteenth Dynasty, when female power can only come at an unsettling price, four royal women struggle against the shadowy influence of Akhenaten, the infamous heretic Pharaoh who wields control of a strange, emerging religion unlike anything Egypt has seen.
The Wars of the Green Berets for $1.99 (from
Action and Adventure by Robin Moore
Legendary adventurer and raconteur Robin Moore has teamed up with third-generation Army officer Michael “Doc” Lennon to share the stories of the soldiers who have earned the right to wear the Green Beret.
From Vietnam to the present day, The Wars of the Green Berets retells...
The Next Always for $1.99 (from
Contemporary Romance by Nora Roberts
“Leaves you celebrating love with a warm [and] cozy touch.” (USA Today) The historic hotel in BoonsBoro, Maryland, has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumored hauntings. Now it's getting a major facelift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother. As the architect...
Conquered by the Highlander for $0.99 (from
Historical Romance by Eliza Knight
A hero determined to have it all... After losing his betrothed to a Lowlander, Laird Gabriel MacKinnon is charged with saving her cousin along with a brood of children from an impenetrable castle. Though, the lady he’s been tasked to protect has been accused of a heinous crime, Gabriel has...
Love, Ellen for $0.99 (from
Bios and Memoirs by Betty DeGeneres
"Mom, I'm gay." With three little words, gay children can change their parents' lives forever. Yet at the same times it's a chance for those parents to realize nothing, really, has changed at all; same kid, same life, same bond of enduring love.
Twenty years ago, during a walk on a...
Vindicate for $0.99 (from
Romantic Suspense by Beth Yarnall
"Rich in angst with a strong romantic suspense plot" (RT Book Reviews) Leo: I’m this close to finishing law school—and never working another day at my dad’s P.I. office—when Cora Hollis walks through the door. She’s got a box of files, a handful of leads, and an independent streak a mile wide.
Death at the Manor for free (from
Mystery by Celina Grace
Joan has just begun her new job as a maid at the Asharton Manor. It seems like a palace to Joan but she soon becomes aware of the menace lurking beneath the glamorous facade. When the lady of the house dies in mysterious circumstances, it is up to Joan and her friend to track down the murderer…