‘TIS THE SEASON FOR GREAT SAVINGS!
Every one of these books will be ON SALE in the early part of December. We’ll list them below by reader age group first, and then by genre, to make it simple for you to find the books you love. Please enjoy these great books–and great savings, of course!
For Readers 3-8 Years Old: Childen’s Picture Books
BIRDS/HOLIDAY-CHRISTMAS — **$0.99** everywhere: December 4-11
Click a link for “COURTNEY SAVES CHRISTMAS” by Emlyn Chand:
Courtney the penguin’s journey takes almost a year. By the time she reaches Santa’s workshop, the elves are in a flurry preparing for the upcoming holiday. Unfortunately, Rudolph is feeling very sick—too sick to guide the sleigh.
For Readers 6-11 Years Old: Lower Grade Chapter Books
HORROR/FAIRYTALE — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click this link for “THE UNDERGROUND PRINCESS” by J.W. Zulauf:
Princess Scarlet is on a journey to find true love, but a malevolent force, Maleer, is in the process of dethroning her father, King Hurlock. Maleer intends to rule the underground kingdom of Balderdash, build an army, and break through the ground to invade the land of the living. As Scarlet runs out of options to save those that matter most, she is forced to make decisions that will determine the fate of her entire kingdom.
HORROR/GHOST STORY — **FREE** at Amazon: December 5-9
Click this link for “FRIGHT TRAIN” by Majanka Verstraete:
Charlie boards a train on a cold winter evening, but his shivering doesn’t stop. Soon after he boards, Charlie realizes just how right he was to be wary of this strange train. Something is seriously wrong with all the people onboard. If only he could figure out what was going on. If only he could get off the train.
MYSTERY/AMATEUR DETECTIVE — **$0.99** everywhere: December 4-11
Click link for “MIKE AND THE DOG-GONE LABRADOODLE” by Emlyn Chand:
Mike, his sister and their two best friends join forces to search for Nic Chang’s dog. Will Mike and Maddie find a way to put their differences aside and save the day? And just where did that dog-gone labradoodle go? Put your thinking caps on and prepare to find the answers in the premier installment of The Pet Shop Society.
For Readers 9-13 Years Old: Middle Grade Books
SCIENCE FICTION/TIME TRAVEL — **$0.99** at Amazon: December 5-11
Click this link for “NOAH ZARC: MAMMOTH TROUBLE” by D. Robert Pease:
Noah’s mom is kidnapped and taken to Mars; his dad is stranded in the Ice Age; and Noah is attacked at every turn by a foe bent on destroying Earth… for the second time.
For Readers 13 and Older: Young Adult
(or Adult but Suitable for Younger Readers)
FANTASY ADVENTURE — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click this link for “CHOSEN: WIND CATCHER” by Jeff Altabef and Erynn Altabef:
Juliet Wildfire Stone stands between two worlds. She is the Chosen and the Seeker Slayer, and our only hope. When the mysterious Seeker learns of Juliet’s existence, he threatens everyone she loves in the world, willing to kill to have her. Betrayed by the young man she loves, she must decide whether to run or to fulfill her destiny as the Chosen.
FANTASY/URBAN FANTASY — **FREE** at Amazon: December 6-10
Click this link for “JOEY COLA: DREAM WARRIORS” by D. Robert Pease:
After his brothers throw him down a manhole, Joey is drawn into a hidden society of warriors who have been battling a reincarnated Egyptian Pharaoh for over 3,000 years. In the dream world, everyone is not what they appear to be, and it’s impossible to tell who to trust, including the beautiful Egyptian princess who has taken an interest in him.
HISTORICAL/AMERICAN INDIAN — **$0.99** everywhere: December 4-10
Click a link for “CIRCLES” by Ruby Standing Deer:
With much of the world still undiscovered, a small band of people live a peaceful life, until the dream vision of a young boy, Feather Floating In Water, changes everything. Only nine winters old, Feather’s dreams turn his seemingly ordinary childhood into the journey of a lifetime. He must help his people face a terrifying destiny from which they cannot turn away. He must find a way to make his people listen.
HORROR/ZOMBIE/WESTERN — **$0.99** everywhere: December 4-10
Click a link for “WANTED: DEAD OR UNDEAD” by Angela Scott:
When a fiery-headed cowgirl saunters through the saloon doors, wielding shotguns and a know-how for killing the living dead, Trace believes he just may be the luckiest man alive. She not only has the answer for how they can all outlive the plague taking over the wild, wild west, she is the answer.
SCIENCE FICTION/DYSTOPIAN — **FREE** at Amazon: December 5-9
Click a link for “THE CHILDREN OF DARKNESS” by David Litwack:
A thousand years ago the Darkness came—a terrible time of violence, fear, and social collapse when technology ran rampant. But the vicars of the Temple of Light brought peace, ushering in an era of blessed simplicity. In the prisons of Temple City, childhood friends, Orah and Nathaniel, discover a terrible secret that launches the three on a journey to find the forbidden keep, placing their lives in jeopardy, for a truth from the past awaits that threatens the foundation of the Temple.
SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY — **$0.99** everywhere: December 4-10
Click a link for “THE SILVER SPHERE” by Michael Dadich:
Shelby Pardow never imagined she could kill someone. All she wants to do is hide from her troubled father… when she is teleported to awaiting soldiers on the planet Azimuth. Can Shelby find the other Kin, and develop courage and combat skills? Can the Kin reassemble in time to release or replace the Assembly, overthrowing Malefic and restraining Biskara?
SCIENCE FICTION/ROMANTIC FANTASY — **$0.99** at Amazon: December 4-10
Click a link for “TWO MOONS OF SERA” by P.K. Tyler:
Serafay is anomaly, an unwanted outcast from both worlds. Fearing the people who tortured and experimented on her mother’s waterborne race, Sera remains hidden and isolated, feeling like she doesn’t belong. When she meets a stranger, Tor, another misfit like herself, Sera realizes that she’s not alone, finally discovering a sense of home. With the war between the Erdlanders and Sualwets escalating, will Sera and Tor ever be safe from the dangers surrounding them?
For Readers 17 and Older: Adult
FANTASY/EPIC FANTASY — **$0.99** at Amazon: December 5-11
Click a link for “SHADOW SWARM” by D. Robert Pease:
Aberthol Nauile doesn’t know that he beheld the creation of the world, ravaged by a war of the gods, and began anew; or that he led legions in a war that had raged since the dawn of time; or that he once rode on a dragon with his father. All he knows is that he awoke in a coffin deep within a tomb, hearing voices in his head, and now the whole world thinks he is their savior.
FANTASY/EPIC FANTASY — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click a link for “THE SOULBOUND CURSE – PART 1” by Kira A. McFadden:
Clae has always dreamed of being a knight for the Amüli Republic, but to serve his people, he must first venture to Earth and find the Soulbound human that hosts his soul. Yet this may never come to pass, as the amüli government believes Clae is behind the Unsouled stillbirths plaguing the Republic.
HISTORICAL FICTION — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-9
Click a link for “GALERIE” by Steven Greenberg:
After Vanesa Neuman’s father dies, the closed book of what he and her grandfather were doing during the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia falls literally open. From Tel Aviv to the backstreets of Prague, Vanesa’s relentless quest to unravel the mystery of her father’s wartime diary reveals a seventy-year-old secret darker than she could have imagined.
LITERARY/COMING-OF-AGE — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click this link for “CARRY ME AWAY” by Robb Grindstaff:
Carrie Destin, a biracial military brat, learns the injuries she sustained in a car accident will prove fatal before she reaches adulthood. Facing an abbreviated life with a brash attitude and a biting, sometimes morbid sense of humor, Carrie races to experience life before it ends, but spirals out of control, leading to a physical and emotional collapse.
LITERARY/COMING-OF-AGE — **$0.99** everywhere: December 4-10
Click a link for “WHITE CHALK” by P.K. Tyler:
Praised as a modern and edgier Lolita meets The Catcher in the Rye, award-winning White Chalk is the eye-opening realistic look into the minds and actions of adolescents. Far from sugar-coated and rose-colored, this novel captures the raw, dark side of growing up.
LITERARY/COMING-OF-AGE/LGBT — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-9
Click a link for “JELLICLE GIRL” by Stevie Mikayne:
A young foster child with a wicked sense of humour and a devastating past reminds Beth that secrets seem powerful, but can destroy the person who holds them too close. This powerful coming-of-age story speaks to redemption, identity, and learning to let go of secrets that scar.
LITERARY/NEW ADULT — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click this link for “DESERT RICE” by Angela Scott:
When Sam meets “Jesus”—who smells an awful lot like a horse—in the park, life takes a different turn. He saved her once, and may be willing to save Sam and her brother again, if only they admit what took place that fateful day in West Virginia. But Sam doesn’t remember, and Jacob isn’t talking.
LITERARY/WOMEN’S FICTION — **$0.99** at Amazon: December 5-11
Click this link for “YOURS TO KEEP OR THROW ASIDE” by E.D. Martin:
After her husband’s infidelities are revealed, Kasey Sanford just wants to rediscover who she is. After an abusive childhood and years as a career soldier, Andrew Adams just wants someone to tell him that he’s doing the right thing with his life. When their paths cross, Kasey and Andrew embark on a tumultuous journey that demonstrates just what they’re willing to do to save the ones they love.
MYSTERY/HARDBOILED DETECTIVE — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-9
Click a link for “HOT SINATRA” by Axel Howerton:
Moss Cole is a private detective, the kind you thought only existed in old movies and afternoon reruns. He’s smart, talented, sometimes even charming. You’d think he could find a better gig than carrying on his grandfather’s legacy as a ‘Private Dick.’ Cole is out of money, out of ideas, and out of his league.
MYSTERY/POLITICAL THRILLER — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-11
Click a link for “THEY TELL ME YOU ARE WICKED” by David Hagerty:
It is 1978. Duncan Cochrane, a successful businessman, has abandoned his company to run for governor of Illinois. Six weeks before election day, his adult daughter, Lindsay, is strangled in her bed. As the police investigation follows a series of false leads, Duncan uses his grief to woo voters and his growing political clout to search for the killer.
ROMANCE/CONTEMPORARY — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-11
Click a link for “HOME IS WHERE THE HEAT IS” by Amelia James:
Dependable paralegal Claire O’Connor knows the man of her dreams is out there waiting for her, and she’s ready for him. Imagine her surprise—and delight—when she discovers not one but two men who lust for her. One adores her; the other challenges her. One makes sense; the other is a gamble. Go all-in or go home? Either way, the heat could be more than they can handle.
ROMANCE/CONTEMPORARY — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-11
Click a link for “SECRET STORM” by Amelia James:
For the first time since they met, they’re both available, but the timing couldn’t be worse. Sara’s not too eager to trust a man again, and Jack refuses to reveal his secret. Getting involved right now is complicated, but Sara and Jack have waited long enough. Neither one of them can control their desires.
ROMANCE/EROTIC — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click this link for “SUGAR & SALT” by Pavarti K. Tyler:
Speed-dating is her hobby…. Sexual pleasure is her business…. When a mysterious man entices both her intellect and lust, Janice cannot deny the pull he has on her. With her needs at odds with her business, Janice must decide if she’s willing to allow this irresistible man to reel her in any further. Is Janice already in too far, or is this indeed the depth that she’s been searching for all along?
SCIENCE FICTION/MILITARY — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-11
Click a link for “SHROUD OF EDEN” by Marlin Desault:
Disgraced starship captain, Scott Drumond, finds a space-time distortion in the Hyades star cluster that forms a barrier to ordinary matter. When he finds an opening, he chances passage and discovers a strange colony of humans. They hold a secret that will help him depose a renegade admiral who rules Earth, and to defeat aliens swarming out of the Coma Berenices star cluster.
THRILLER/CRIME/SUSPENSE — **FREE** at Amazon: December 4-8
Click this link for “BROOMETIME SERENADE” by Barry Metcalf:
When authorities fail to identify human remains discovered in and around Broome, Martin and Claire are despatched to the idyllic seaside resort to investigate. Little do they know their every move is watched, as they follow first one lead then another, until they are face to face with a ruthless enemy who is determined to end their lives.
THRILLER/CRIME/SUSPENSE — **$0.99** everywhere: December 5-11
Click a link for “FORGIVE ME, ALEX” by Lane Diamond:
“Now mortality, as it did seventeen years ago, lingers above me like the hangman’s noose. Yet it looms more ominous than ever, as if it will drop down around my neck at any moment. After all, I know the true Mitchell Norton. And whom shall I fear if not the devil, the grim torturer who conquered my aspirations and left me without a recognizable world of my own?”
THRILLER/CRIME/SUSPENSE — **$0.99** at Amazon: December 4-10
Click this link for “SHATTER POINT” by Jeff Altabef:
Maggie met Cooper at a young age, but even then she sensed something was wrong with him. His charm, good looks, and wealth could not hide the danger that burned in his sapphire eyes. Now a strong woman all these years later, reading Cooper’s letter throws her back in time once more. She knew this day would eventually come. He’d been haunting her for as long as she could remember, but from a distance. Now things have changed. He’s come for her.
THRILLER/PARANORMAL — **FREE** at Amazon: December 5-9
Click this link for “WHISPERS OF THE DEAD” by C.L. Roberts-Huth:
The hunt for a murderer unfolds, dropping Zoe right in the middle of a power struggle between a nightmare of a coven, and a serial killer leaving bodies in ceremonial circles in the rural parts of Baltimore’s city limits. A race against celestial bodies and the trail of earthbound body parts keeps our intrepid clairvoyant running right until the very end.
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