Editor’s Picks: Another big batch of fresh Kindle freebies
by Steve Weber on October 12, 2012
A feast to begin your Friday, with a little something for everyone. Each book listed here has gone FREE within the past 24 hours. Books qualify for “Editor’s Picks” if they have outstanding customer reviews. Warning: Kindle book promotions can end without notice, so before downloading click the link “See Kindle price at Amazon” to verify that the book is still free.
Thrust into the savagery of the Civil War, a Chinese immigrant serving in the Union Army, a nurse doubling as a spy for the North, and a one-armed Confederate cavalryman find their lives inextricably entwined. It’s a novel of extraordinary scope and a defining work on the Chinese immigrant experience.
Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he rarely misses the jungle. Mostly Ivan thinks about his art, and, especially, the new baby elephant, Ruby. Katherine Applegate blends humor and poignancy to create Ivan’s unforgettable story of friendship and hope.