A Spy for Christmas

  Romance > Mystery & Suspense
Author: Kristen James
FREE

A Spy for Christmas

What’s more dangerous? The Oregon wilderness? Hit men?
Or the heat in Grayson’s arms?

Robin is flying back into the misty Pacific Northwest for Christmas, which is a bit fitting after her last so-so relationship ended. Alex just wasn’t the right man for her. Things look up when Grayson sits next to her on the plane—he’s hot, charming, witty and very into her. Unfortunately their chance meeting puts her in danger, and suddenly Robin is trapped into spending the holiday with this charming, mysterious man at a secluded mountain cabin.

He vows to protect her with his own life if needed, but the danger isn’t just from the men tracking them down.

Descent (The Immortal Chronicles Book 1)

 Fantasy > Paranormal & Urban
Author: Sloane Murphy, Steam Power Studios
FREE

Descent (The Immortal Chronicles Book 1)

Six hundred years after The Outbreak, the human population stand side by side with the Fae & the Vampyrs to stop the Demon King from starting a second Dark War.

Seventeen year old Adelaide Tate is in her last year of the Academy, with her eyes set on becoming part of the Red Guard.
Who cares that no female has ever joined? When a dark force develops an unhealthy liking for her, Adelaide needs to fight for her life and figure out what makes her so different from the others. Betrayal. Fear. Anger.
She must overcome it all in order to turn her world the right way around again.

Desert Gold (Xist Classics)

 Romance > Westerns
Author: Zane Grey
FREE

Desert Gold (Xist Classics)

Richard Gale meets an old friend in the desert, near the Mexican border. The friend shares with Gale his love story with a wealthy Mexican girl. But his love story isn’t yet complete: the two have to rescue her from an evil man named Rojas. While doing so, Gale finds too the love of his life.
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Wronged (The Cuvier Women Trilogy Book 1)

 Historical Romance > Victorian
Author: Sylvia McDaniel
FREE

Wronged (The Cuvier Women Trilogy Book 1)

Shock, anger and humiliation were the only emotions Marian Cuvier felt for her murdered husband, Jean, especially after the detective informed her she’s not the only woman he married. There are three Cuvier widows and each one is suspected of murder.

After Jean’s death, Marian must enter the male dominated New Orleans business world and battle Jean’s handsome business partner, Louis Fournet to safeguard her children’s future and save their only source of income, Cuvier Shipping. Yet Louis has a way with women that Marian that arouses feelings she’s never experienced. Meanwhile Louis is wielding his power to sell the business without her knowledge. Can Marian learn to trust again or will Louis’ ruthless ambition shatter her heart as well as her future.

On The Black: Africa

 Thrillers > Espionage
Author: Theo Cage, Russell Smith
FREE

On The Black: Africa

An unthinkable atrocity: four hundred young women are kidnapped from villages all across the North Kivu region in Africa by a fanatical Jihadist group ruled by a ruthless leader responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of civilians and soldiers.

Expecting a monstrous ransom demand, the world is shocked to learn the terrorists don’t want money. They just want to see the girls die slowly as the United Nations looks on helplessly.

Burroughs Rice, a retired black ops agent, and his eccentric team, are pulled out of mothballs by a mysterious billionaire to execute a daring rescue. Little do they know the hostage taking is a deadly trap and the only person who knows the truth is laying in a Paris hospital bed in an induced coma.

The Daisy Picker

 Contemporary Fiction > Literary
Author: Roisin Meaney
Regularly $11.58, Today $3.99

The Daisy Picker

Lizzie seems to have it all: loving parents, a nice creative sideline in mouth-watering cakes, and the most eligble man in Kilmorris waiting to marry her. But one day she stumbles across something that will change her life, and soon she’s chucked a backpack into her car and set off into the Wild West – of Ireland, that is – in search of adventure.

She’s in for a few surprises – there’s sexy Pete for a start, a charming new home, true friendship and an offer that will make her sweet dreams a reality. She begins to think that things could hardly be more perfect. And then she meets Joe, who’s about to turn her life upside down…

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The Christmas Quilt (The Elm Creek Quilts Book 8)

 Women’s Fiction > Christian
Author: Jennifer Chiaverini
Regularly $7.99, Today $1.99

The Christmas Quilt: An Elm Creek Quilts Novel (The Elm Creek Quilts Book 8)

When Christmas Eve comes to Elm Creek Manor, the tenor of the holiday is far from certain. Sylvia Bergstrom Compson, the Master Quilter, has her own reasons for preferring a quiet, even subdued, Christmas. Her young friend Sarah McClure, however, takes the opposite view and decides to deck the halls brightly. As she explores the trunks packed with Bergstrom family decorations that haven’t been touched in more than fifty years, Sarah discovers a curious Christmas quilt. Begun in seasonal fabrics and patterns, the quilt remains unfinished.

Sylvia reveals that the handiwork spans several generations and a quartet of Bergstrom quilters — her great aunt, her mother, her sister, and herself. As she examines the array of quilt blocks each family member contributed but never completed, memories of Christmases past emerge.

Big Design, Small Budget: Create a Glamorous Home in Nine Thrifty Steps

 Decorating & Design > Interior Decorating
Author: John Ha, Betsy Helmuth
Regularly $24.99, Today $1.99

Big Design, Small Budget: Create a Glamorous Home in Nine Thrifty Steps

Homeowners and renters of all means dream of having a beautiful home. With the lingering recession, many of us have less to work with but still long to live in style. Big Design, Small Budget makes luxury an affordable reality. In this DIY home decorating handbook, Helmuth reveals insider tips and her tried-and-tested methods for designing on a budget.

In the past year, Helmuth has shared her affordable design advice and step-by-step approaches with millions through live teaching workshops, guest columns, television appearances, and interviews. Now, she has distilled her expertise into this practical guide. The chapters follow her secret design formula and include creating a design budget, mapping out floor plans, selecting a color palette, and accessorizing like a stylist.

Last Diner Standing (A Rose Strickland Mystery Book 2)

 Mystery > Cozy > Culinary
Author: Terri L. Austin
Regularly $2.99, Today $0.99

Last Diner Standing (A Rose Strickland Mystery Book 2)

Rose Strickland is having a blue Christmas…Her friend is arrested for attempted murder, her sexy bad guy crush is marked by a hit man, and her boss is locked in an epic smackdown with a rival diner. Determined to save those she loves, Rose embarks on an investigation more tangled than a box of last year’s tree lights.

With her eclectic gang at the ready, Rose stumbles across dead bodies, ex-cons, chop shops, jealous girlfriends, jilted lovers, and a gaggle of strippers in a battle for freedom she might not survive.

Writer’s Doubt: The #1 Enemy of Writing (and What You Can Do About It)

 Writing, Research & Publishing Guides
Author: Bryan Hutchinson, Joe Bunting, Joe Bunting, Joan Faith Hutchinson
Regularly $2.99, Today $0.99

Writer's Doubt: The #1 Enemy of Writing (and What You Can Do About It)

You’ve read plenty of books on how to become a better writer, how to get unblocked, and how to find the muse, but you’ve never read a book like this before. Are you ready to deal with and overcome what’s been holding you back?

Have you ever felt you were meant for more as a writer, as an artist, and, as a person?

Don’t let doubt, or fear, or any person other than yourself decide whether you have a future as a writer.

Bryan Hutchinson was told by teachers he would never be a writer. As a child, he had to take a remedial reading and writing class because he could barely write a full sentence. One editor told him his book would never be published.

The Christmas Table

 Cookbooks, Food & Wine > Entertaining & Holidays
Author: Diane Morgan, E.J. Armstrong
Regularly $14.99, Today $1.99

The Christmas Table

The Christmas Table serves up comfort and joy with helpful hints and recipes to plan an unforgettable holiday feast. Award-winning author Diane Morgan fills the book with festive recipes and decorating ideas that are sure to become favorites. On Christmas morning, opening presents will be even sweeter with a breakfast of Cinnamon-Scented Bread Custard, and delightful recipes like Juniper Brined Roast Turkey and Whipped Yams topped with a Crunchy Praline Crust will be instant yuletide classics. This comprehensive holiday guide also includes recipes for Christmas cookies, candied nuts, and other giftable goodies. With simple, beautiful crafts and delicious, easy-to-follow recipes, The Christmas Table ensures a very merry Christmas for everyone.

The Devil of Nanking: A Novel

 Thrillers > Psychological
Author: Mo Hayder
Regularly $13.99, Today $1.99

The Devil of Nanking: A Novel

With the redolent atmosphere of Ian Rankin and the spine-chilling characters of Thomas Harris, Mo Hayder’s The Devil of Nanking, takes the reader on an electrifying literary ride from the palatial apartments of yakuza kingpins to deep inside the secret history of one of the twentieth century’s most brutal events: the Nanking Massacre.
A young Englishwoman obsessed with an indecipherable past, Grey comes to Tokyo seeking a lost piece of film footage of the notorious 1937 Nanking Massacre, footage some say never existed. Only one man can help Grey. A survivor of the massacre, he is now a visiting professor at a university in Tokyo. But he will have nothing to do with her. So Grey accepts a job in an upmarket nightspot, where a certain gangster may be the key to gaining the professor’s trust.

Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)

 Children’s eBooks > Science Fiction, Fantasy & Scary Stories
Author: Rick Riordan
Regularly $2.99, Today $0.99

Lightning Thief, The (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1)

In this stunning collectors’ edition of The Lightning Thief, Percy Jackson’s world is brought to life with eight full-color plates by the series jacket artist John Rocco. The edition comes in an elegant slipcase with a ribbon bookmark, rough edges, and cloth cover–a perfect keepsake for fans of this truly epic series.After getting expelled from yet another school for yet another clash with mythological monsters only he can see, twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is taken to Camp Half-Blood, where he finally learns the truth about his unique abilities: He is a demigod, half human, half immortal. Even more stunning: His father is the Greek god Poseidon, ruler of the sea, making Percy one of the most powerful demigods alive. There’s little time to process this news. All too soon, a cryptic prophecy from the Oracle sends Percy on his first quest, a mission to the Underworld to prevent a war among the gods of Olympus.

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