Suzanne Ferrell tops today’s Buffet with Kidnapped, the first installment in her “Edgars Family” romantic suspense series.

Suzanne discovered romance novels in her aunt’s hidden stash one summer as a teenager. From that moment on she knew two things: she loved romance stories and someday she’d be writing her own. It took her a number of years and a secondary career as a nurse to finally start writing her own stories.

A double finalist in the Romance Writer’s of America’s 2006 Golden Heart with Kidnapped and Hunted, Suzanne has also won The Beacon Unpublished and the CTRWA’s contests in the erotica categories with her book The Surrender Of Lacy Morgan.

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KIDNAPPED (Edgars Family Novel)

Romantic Suspense
Author: Suzanne Ferrell
KIDNAPPED, A Romantic Suspense Novel (Edgars Family Novel)

A Man in Desperate Need

FBI Agent Jake Carlisle is in deep trouble. While undercover he’s been shot but he’s not sure if it’s the crooks or local cops behind it. Worse, if he can’t get help fast, two lives will be lost—his and that of the young witness, a boy whom he’s sworn to protect. On the run from both the police and the Russian Mafia, he’ll do anything to save the child at his side, even something illegal. In desperation he kidnaps a nurse from a hospital parking lot.

A Woman at The Edge Of Despair

ER nurse Samantha Edgars has been living in an emotional vacuum since the death of her daughter. Abandoned by her husband not long afterward, she struggles just to get through each day, but now all she’s wants is for the pain to stop and finally be at peace with her child. Mentally and physically exhausted following a difficult shift, she walks through the hospital’s dark parking lot lost in her own thoughts. Suddenly, she’s jolted from her stupor when she’s bound, gagged, and tossed into the back of her car.

Danger on Their Heels

When they arrive at her home, she’s terrified and forced to tend a bleeding FBI agent and his injured witness. But Samantha quickly learns the rogue agent and orphaned boy need more than just her professional skills. With a menace bearing down on them, she must learn to trust Jake—and her heart— if they’re all going to survive.


As I Fade (One Breath at a Time: Book 1)

Romantic Comedy > Suspense
Author: Leilani Bennett, J.R. Rain
As I Fade (One Breath at a Time: Book 1)

What would you do if the love of your life was waiting for you…fifty years in the past?

Brielle Eden, a successful novelist living in New York City, is drawn to Paris for reasons unknown to her. Once there, she will quickly discover that not all is as it seems. Brielle is about to discover that there’s a thin line between fantasy and reality…and sanity and insanity.

And when she wakes up in a hospital for the mentally insane, Brielle’s perfect nightmare is about to begin. Confused and badly injured, she finds that her memories of her life in Paris are gone. Worse, she’s being held against her will by a psychiatrist who believes she is impersonating a young woman who’d died tragically six months earlier.

As her world threatens to spin out of control, a mystery man appears promising to rescue her…and to give her the answers she desperately seeks.

Brielle is about to discover that life is far stranger than she had ever imagined, and that the love between two adjoining hearts can never be broken…

All for a Story

Christian Fiction > Historical
Author: Allison Pittman
All for a Story

Monica Brisbaine loves being a modern girl in the Roaring Twenties. Her job writing a gossip column allows her access to all the local speakeasys in Washington, D.C., where she can dance the night away—and find fodder for her next article. But when the owner of the Capitol Chatter newspaper passes away, Monica wonders what will happen to her job, and the lifestyle she loves.

Max Moore may hold the title of editor-in-chief for evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson’s paper, The Bridal Call, but Aimee calls all the shots. So when Max learns that his great-uncle has passed away, leaving him all his earthly possessions, Max resigns and heads to D.C. Determined to take over theCapitol Chatter, infuse it with his values, and turn it into a respectable paper, Max is soon bumping up against the equally determined Monica Brisbane.

Under Max’s direction, Monica embarks on her most challenging assignment yet: infiltrating and reporting on the Anti-Flirt Society. Though reluctant at first, as Monica meets and mingles with the young women of the club, she begins to question the innocence of her flirtatious lifestyle.

Protector (Anniversary of the Veil, Book 1)

Fantasy > Epic
Author: Vanna Smythe
Protector (Anniversary of the Veil, Book 1)

Duty versus love is the one battle Kae does not know how to fight.

Kae has trained his entire life to become an elite Protector of the Realm. When he finally achieves this honor he finds himself protecting something far greater: the Veil separating two worlds. On one side of the Veil lie unlimited stores of magic. On the Realm’s side, magic is all but obliterated, and Kae is one of the few who can use it. The priests who secretly rule the Realm will do everything they can to control his growing magical abilities. Kae’s willing to pay the price, even though it separates him from Issa, the girl he loves.

But the Veil has weakened over the last thousand years and powers on both sides will stop at nothing to keep it intact. Strangers from the other side have kidnapped Issa to take her across the Veil and sacrifice her to strengthen it. Kae is the only one who can find her. Going to her rescue means forsaking his oaths and duty, and leaving behind the future he always wanted. But if he chooses duty over love, Issa will die.

Nature’s Patterns – Nature Photo Essay (Nature Book for Children and Adults)

Environmental Science
Author: Meg Lambourne
Nature's Patterns - Nature Photo Essay (Nature Book for Children and Adults)

Nature’s patterns are displayed in beautiful, high quality images with engaging, lyrical descriptions. Delightful viewing and reading for children or adults showcasing our beautiful environment. The descriptions are appropriate for older children to read or for early readers to be guided through.

These nature photos are captivating enough for a child of any age (even an adult) to simply view and marvel at the natural world’s beautiful patterns. The beautiful photos include the rich and varied patterns of animals, plants and much more from the wonders of the natural world around us.

Finding Monsters (Guardians of Esurack)

Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy
Author: Liss Thomas
Finding Monsters (Guardians of Esurack)

Monsters are real but they’re not what we’d expect. Their realm lays hidden only to be found in darkness. They watch their humans and keep them from the dark portals leading to their world. To touch is forbidden… but not all follow the rules.

Missy has been fighting to live her entire life, but when she finds herself in a realm of unique and sometimes deadly monsters, she discovers just how much of a survivor she really is. Accidentally transferred to this mysterious realm by her monster and only friend, Charlie, he finds himself weak and unable to protect her. The only way she can defend herself and him, is to become a monster herself. But an unknown dark stalker watches her progress and if he steals her power, he will unleash a scourge on both his world and the world she left behind.

Field Guide to Chicks of the United States

Humor > Love, Sex & Marriage
Author: Joe Bovino
Field Guide to Chicks of the United States

Joe Bovino’s Field Guide to Chicks of the United States is the definitive chick guide – the ultimate visual resource for American chickspotting. It’s outlandishly hilarious, spot-on accurate, provocatively illustrated, and organized like a field guide to birds, with a series of 2-page profiles on women from over 90 regional, ethnic, and other American subcultures (or “species”). It’s a must-read and for the active and armchair chickspotter in all of us.

The Inner Circle (Comet Clement series, #1)

Science Fiction > Space Opera
Author: Kevin George
The Inner Circle (Comet Clement series, #1)

1908… Siberia… A tiny comet rips through Earth’s atmosphere and explodes above the Tunguska region of Siberia, instantly engulfing thousands of square acres of the mostly desolate region. The explosion is heard for hundreds of miles, the light of the comet seen halfway across the globe. Had the comet hit a few hours earlier in a more populated area, millions would have been killed…

A century later, another comet – this one hundreds of times bigger and more powerful – encounters a black hole in deep space and is pushed onto a new, deadly course leading straight to Earth…

A small group of humans – including the President of the United States, a former astronaut and a middle school science teacher – discovers the existence of this potentially deadly comet and keep its existence hidden from the rest of the world. Although the group – which calls itself the Inner Circle – has twelve years to deal with the problem, they will need every second of that time. Not only must they figure out a way to avert this crisis, they must also start to make plans in case they can’t avoid a catastrophe that could annihilate humankind…

TODAY’S BARGAINS……………What’s this?

Spider Woman’s Daughter (Leaphorn and Chee)

Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
Author: Anne Hillerman
Regularly $9.99, Today $2.99
Spider Woman's Daughter (Leaphorn and Chee)

Anne Hillerman, the talented daughter of bestselling author Tony Hillerman, continues his popular Leaphorn and Chee series with Spider Woman’s Daughter, a Navajo Country mystery, filled with captivating lore, startling suspense, bold new characters, vivid color, and rich Southwestern atmosphere.

Navajo Nation Police Officer Bernadette Manualito witnesses the cold-blooded shooting of someone very close to her. With the victim fighting for his life, the entire squad and the local FBI office are hell-bent on catching the gunman. Bernie, too, wants in on the investigation, despite regulations forbidding eyewitness involvement. But that doesn’t mean she’s going to sit idly by, especially when her husband, Sergeant Jim Chee, is in charge of finding the shooter.

Bernie and Chee discover that a cold case involving his former boss and partner, retired Inspector Joe Leaphorn, may hold the key. Digging into the old investigation, husband and wife find themselves inching closer to the truth…and closer to a killer determined to prevent justice from taking its course.

Becoming Alpha: Volume 1 (Alpha Girl)

Horror > Dark Fantasy
Author: Aileen Erin
Regularly $3.99, Today $0.99
Becoming Alpha: Volume 1 (Alpha Girl)

One stupid party. One stupid boy. One stupid kiss. And my life was virtually over.

Tessa McCaide has a unique talent for getting into trouble. Then again, it isn’t easy for a girl with visions to ignore what she sees. Luckily Tessa and her family are leaving California and moving halfway across the country, giving her the perfect opportunity to leave her reputation as “Freaky Tessa” behind.

But Tessa doesn’t realize that kissing the wrong guy in her new Texas town could land her in far more trouble than she ever imagined. Like being forced to attend St. Ailbe’s Academy, a secret boarding school for werewolves.

Even if the wrong guy did accidentally turn her into one of “them” and doom her to attending the weirdest high school ever, Tessa can’t help her growing attraction to the mysterious Dastien Laurent.

When vampires attack St. Alibe’s and her visions pinpoint an enemy in their midst, Tessa realizes that boy drama and her newfound canine tendencies might just be the least of her problems.

Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi Volume 1-Force Storm (Star Wars : Dawn of the Jedi)

Graphic Novels > Science Fiction
Author: John Ostrander
Regularly $15.99, Today $1.99
Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi Volume 1-Force Storm (Star Wars : Dawn of the Jedi)

Here begins the tale of the dawn of the Jedi, the Star Wars of 25,000 years ago—before lightsabers, before hyperspace travel, before the Jedi spread throughout the galaxy, when connections to the Force were new.

On the planet Tython, a group of beings—scientists, philosophers, and warriors—strive to maintain peace and to balance the mystifying power known as the Force. But a stranger is coming, one who will disrupt the balance with his arrival and his own connection to the Force. Everything in their system is about to change . . . The doors to the galaxy have been opened! Collects Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi—Force Storm #1–#5.

When We Were the Kennedys: A Memoir from Mexico, Maine

Biographies & Memoirs
Author: Monica Wood
Regularly $14.95, Today $1.99
When We Were the Kennedys: A Memoir from Mexico, Maine

Mexico, Maine, 1963: The Wood family is much like its close, Catholic, immigrant neighbors, all dependent on the fathers’ wages from the Oxford Paper Company. But when Dad suddenly dies on his way to work, Mum and the four deeply connected Wood girls are set adrift. When We Were the Kennedys is the story of how a family, a town, and then a nation mourns and finds the strength to move on.

“On her own terms, wry and empathetic, Wood locates the melodies in the aftershock of sudden loss.”—Boston Globe

“[A] marvel of storytelling, layered and rich. It is, by turns, a chronicle of the renowned paper mill that was both pride and poison to several generations of a town; a tribute to the ethnic stew of immigrant families that grew and prospered there; and an account of one family’s grief, love, and resilience.”—Maine Sunday Telegram

80/20 Sales and Marketing: The Definitive Guide to Working Less and Making More

Small Business & Entrepreneurship
Author: Perry Marshall, Richard Koch
Regularly $21.99, Today $3.99
80/20 Sales and Marketing: The Definitive Guide to Working Less and Making More

When you know how to walk into any situation and see the 80/20’s, you can solve almost ANY conversion problem.

Any traffic problem.

Any money problem.

If you’re a sales and marketing professional, you can save 80 percent of your time and money by zeroing in on the right 20 percent of your market. By page 5 you’ll be applying 80/20² and 80/20³ to gain 10X, even 100X the success.

With powerful 80/20 software (online, included with the book), you’ll apply the Pareto Principle to:

  • Slash time-wasters (page 117)
  • Locate invisible profit centers in your business (page 31)
  • Advertise to hyper-responsive buyers and avoid tire-kickers (page 93)
  • Gain coveted positions on search engines (page 70)
  • Differentiate yourself from rivals (page 67)
  • Gain esteem in your marketplace (page 154)

… See the rest of today’s Editor’s Picks here on page 2



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