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Nora & Kettle (A Paper Stars Novel Book 1)

 Children’s Books > Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths
Author: Lauren Nicolle Taylor
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Nora & Kettle (A Paper Stars Novel Book 1)

A “remarkable” (Booklist Magazine) reimagining of Peter Pan.

After World War II, orphaned Kettle faces prejudice as a Japanese American but manages to scrape by and care for his makeshift family of homeless children. When he crosses paths with the privileged but traumatized Nora, both of their lives are forever changed…

The Others (Haunted From Without – Book One)

 Suspense > Occult
Author: Ian C.P. Irvine
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The Others (Haunted From Without - Book One) : A Mystery & Detective Paranormal Action & Adventure Medical Thriller Conspiracy

Who are ‘the Others’? Why are an increasing number of people throughout the world developing the ability to see and speak with the dead?

Why have a farmers’ guild from Iowa secretly enlisted the help of Scottish reporter Peter Nicolson? If they are correct, is the world stumbling blindly into a disaster that could threaten the survival of the human race? And what is contained within the missing ‘GM File’ that threatens to destroy some of the world’s most powerful companies? To what lengths will these companies go to prevent Peter Nicolson uncovering the truth and publishing it to the world?

Will Peter Nicolson meet Maciek, his nemesis and erstwhile saviour? And if he does, who will survive?

How the Good Guys Finally Won: Notes from an Impeachment Summer

 Politics & Government
Author: Jimmy Breslin
Regularly $9.99, Today $1.99

How the Good Guys Finally Won: Notes from an Impeachment Summer

Not long after burglars were caught raiding the Democratic National Committee headquarters at the Watergate Hotel, Congressman Tip O’Neill noticed that Democratic fundraising efforts for the 1972 election had stalled. Major contributors were under IRS investigation, and Republican lackeys were threatening further trouble if those donors didn’t close their checkbooks. O’Neill sensed a conspiracy coming from the Nixon administration, but it wasn’t until the scandal broke that he connected the threatened donors with the Watergate burglary. In the boldest move of his career, he did something that would shock the nation: O’Neill decided to impeach the President.

One Night in the Ice Storm

 Romance > Contemporary
Author: Noelle Adams
Regularly $1.99, Today $0.99

One Night in the Ice Storm

The ice will melt between them…in one hot night.

When Rachel arrives back in her hometown for the Christmas holiday, she doesn’t expect to be stranded alone in an ice storm with David Harris. David is her brother’s best friend, and she’s known him all her life. She lost her virginity to him. And he’s the one man she can never forgive.

Despite all of the reasons she knows not to trust him, she finds herself falling for him again as they try to keep warm in the storm. No matter how irresistible she still finds him, she definitely plans to resist.

Honeysuckle Homicide (Trash-to-Treasure Crafting Mystery Book 2)

 Mystery > Cozy
Author: Rose Pressey
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Honeysuckle Homicide (Trash-to-Treasure Crafting Mystery Book 2)

Raelynn Pendleton inherited a big Victorian house that she intends to decorate on a budget with her trash-to-treasure creations. Her plans are hindered when her no-good, cheating ex-husband Ross Perkins comes back into her life. Within hours of his return, Ross has pulled Raelynn into a murder investigation.

Handsome Sheriff Kent Klein thinks Ross is guilty as charged and warns Raelynn to stay away from him. But Ross has convinced the town of Honeysuckle, Kentucky that Raelynn murdered the successful local realtor Luke Lexington. Raelynn must prove her innocence or her days of Dumpster-Diving will be over.

History of the Twentieth Century: Concise Edition

  History > World
Author: Martin Gilbert
Regularly $9.99, Today $2.99

History of the Twentieth Century: Concise Edition

The 20th century has been one of the most unique in human history. It has seen the rise of some of humanity’s most important advances to date, as well as many of its most violent and terrifying wars. This is a condensed version of renowned historian Martin Gilbert’s masterful examination of the century’s history, offering the highlights of a three-volume work covering more than 3,000 pages.

From the invention of aviation to the rise of the Internet, and from events and cataclysmic changes in Europe to those in Asia, Africa, and North America, Martin examines art, literature, war, religion, life and death, and celebration and renewal throughout the world, and throughout this turbulent and astonishing century.

The Adventurers

 Thrillers > Political
Author: Harold Robbins
Regularly $6.99, Today $1.99

The Adventurers

As a young boy, Diogenes Alejandro Xenos (“Dax”) witnesses the brutal rape and murder of his mother and sister by government troops—experiencing the drama of revolution, loss, and tragedy firsthand. He is sent to Europe by the victorious rebel leader to rebuild his country’s diplomatic and financial status post-revolution, and is immediately thrown into the elite environment of Europe’s jet set society of international bankers and diplomats.

Outwardly, Dax lives a life of privilege as one of the continent’s most sought-after, hedonistic playboys—wanted by men and women alike, but for very different reasons.

Red Alert (RosettaBooks into Film)

 Thrillers > Political
Author: Peter Bryant
Regularly $8.99, Today $1.99

Red Alert (RosettaBooks into Film)

Peter Bryant’s 1958 novel Red Alert tells the terrifying tale of just how close to nuclear destruction the world can be. Here, we are faced with the worst possible of all worst-case scenarios in the Cold War; an American general loses his reason and orders a full-scale nuclear attack on the Soviet Union. Air Force Brigadier General Quinten is a dying man suffering from the paranoid delusion that he can make the world a better place by setting in motion this catastrophic attack with Strategic Air Command bombers armed with nuclear weapons.

Once they get wind of it, the President of the United States and his advisors work frantically in all efforts to stop the attack. They order the American bombers shot down, and they succeed – all but with one frightening exception – a lone bomber called the “Alabama Angel” escapes destruction.

Mockingbird

 Science Fiction > Post-Apocalyptic
Author: Walter Tevis
Regularly $8.99, Today $1.99

Mockingbird

In a world where the human population has suffered devastating losses, a handful of survivors cling to what passes for life in a post-apocalyptic, dying landscape. A world where humans wander, drugged and lulled by electronic bliss. A dying world of no children and no art, where reading is forbidden. And a strange love triangle: Spofforth, who runs the world, the most perfect machine ever created, whose only wish is to die; and Paul and Mary Lou, a man and a woman whose passion for each other is the only hope for the future of human beings on earth.

The Nightmare Years, 1930-1940: Twentieth Century Journey Vol. II

 Biographies & Memoirs > Journalists
Author: William L. Shirer
Regularly $9.99, Today $2.99

The Nightmare Years, 1930-1940: Twentieth Century Journey Vol. II (William Shirer's Twentieth Century Journey)

Journalist and author William Shirer was a witness to many of the pivotal events leading up to World War II. In the second of a three-volume series, Shirer tells the story of his own eventful life, detailing the most notable events of his career as a journalist stationed in Germany during the rise of the Third Reich. Shirer was there while Hitler celebrated his new domination of Germany, unleashed the Blitzkrieg on Poland, and began the world conflict that would come to be known as World War II. This remarkable account tells the story of an American reporter caught in a maelstrom of war and conflict, desperately trying to warn Europe and the US about the dangers to come.

Hello, Beauty Full: Seeing Yourself as God Sees You

 Women’s Christian Living
Author: Elisa Morgan
Regularly $9.99, Today $1.99

Hello, Beauty Full: Seeing Yourself as God Sees You

Are you believing the great lie that God does not, maybe even could not, love you? The real you?

Women struggle under the ongoing weight of “not-enough-ness.” Not attractive enough. Not smart enough. Not fit enough. Not creative enough. Not good enough. Not sexy enough. Not strong enough. Not whole enough. Not womanly enough. And therefore, not beautiful. We are broken and ashamed to be so.

In our eyes, brokenness makes us unlovable and unusable. But in his Word, God is clear that he sees us the way we already are in Christ: deeply loved and abundantly influential. Yet we hang back, believing instead the toxic not-enough labels.

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