Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 10-23-14

Love’s Reckoning (The Ballantyne Legacy Book #1): A Novel

By Laura Frantz / Genre: Romance, Religious & Inspirational Fiction / Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (173 reviews)

Love's Reckoning (The Ballantyne Legacy Book #1): A Novel

On a bitter December day in 1785, Silas Ballantyne arrives at the door of master blacksmith Liege Lee in York, Pennsylvania. Just months from becoming a master blacksmith himself, Silas is determined to finish his apprenticeship and move west. But Liege soon discovers that Silas is a prodigious worker and craftsman and endeavors to keep him in York. Silas becomes interested in both of Liege’s daughters, the gentle and faith-filled Eden and the clever and high-spirited Elspeth. When he chooses one, will the other’s jealousy destroy their love?

In this sweeping family saga set in western Pennsylvania, one man’s choices in love and work, in friends and enemies, set the stage for generations to come. Love’s Reckoning is the first entry in The Ballantyne Legacy, a rich, multi-layered historical quartet from talented writer Laura Frantz, beginning in the late 1700s and following the Ballantyne family through the end of the Civil War.

Free as of 10/23/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

Their Second Chance (BBW Romance)

By Milly Taiden / Genre: Women’s Fiction, Contemporary Fiction / Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (68 reviews)

Their Second Chance (BBW Romance)

After five years with a man she loved, Ariana Parker held divorce papers in hand. From the moment she met him, Nick was the only man to make her body burn and fill her heart with joy, but somewhere along the way, they lost their ability to communicate—in any language.

Nick Parker lost the woman he loved to the trials of conception. Their inability to cope with their failure broke down their relationship and their friendship. And now, he’s left with a woman he lusts after, longs for, and doesn’t know how to reach.

One locked door and plenty of time to hash out their problems will either leave them broken forever or might just be the glue that holds them together.

Free as of 10/23/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

Rogue (Exceptional Book 2)

By Jess Petosa / Genre: Dystopian, Science Fiction, Teen & Young Adult / Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (212 reviews)

Rogue (Exceptional  Book 2)

This is the second book in the Exceptional series.

Ally lowered her hands and stared at the pile of ash in front of her. They made it four hours into their morning travels before they ran into another pair of Exceptional Guards. The Guards had approached Ally and her group with ease, expecting an easy catch. Once again, Ally had raised her hands and eliminated the Guards before they took another step toward her or the others. She stood over the pile, breathing heavily.
She felt Stosh come up beside her, his arm brushing against hers.
“Seven,” she said in almost a whisper.
“I know,” he responded, taking her hand in his.

Ally is finally outside the City walls, with her brother and her best friends.

Luke is still inside the City walls, with no memory of the girl he once loved.

Life in the Wilderness is dangerous, and they soon find out that they are not alone. Will Ally continue her journey to the Southern City, or will she risk it all to help the boy she loves?

Free as of 10/23/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

Divine and Dateless (Eternally Yours Book 1)

By Tara West / Genre: Fantasy, Romance / Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars (40 reviews)

Divine and Dateless (Eternally Yours Book 1)

Good girls go to Heaven. Bad girls go all the way…

What can be worse than electrocuting yourself while getting ready for your Internet date? Realizing the hot stud you’ve been fondling is the Grim Reaper? Being chased by a sex-crazed bloated, naked corpse?

How about an eternity of more bad hair days and horrific dates? Or lusting after the one guy in all the afterlife whose hydrophobia rivals his fear of commitment?

Yeah, that’s a whole lot worse.

Free as of 10/23/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

Touch a Dark Wolf (The Shadowmen, Book 1)

By Jennifer St. Giles / Genre: Occult, Horror / Rating: 3.8 out of 5 stars (34 reviews)

Touch a Dark Wolf (The Shadowmen, Book 1)

Jennifer St. Giles begins a dazzling new series that takes you into a world of seductive shape shifters and mystical beings, and into the hearts of a band of heroic warriors known as The Shadowmen. . . .

Yesterday, Erin Morgan worked for a pioneering Manhattan medical center. Today, she’s on the run, witness to a chilling conspiracy. Fleeing for her life in the Tennessee mountains, she is run off the road by a mysterious beast . . . and things only get stranger when she wakes the next day to find a naked Adonis sprawled on the hood of her car.

For centuries, Jared has been a shape shifter, sworn to protect mortals like Erin. But in saving her, Jared has damned himself, for the poison from his battle wound stirs a terrible blood lust. Determined to protect Erin, Jared stays by her side and discovers a sensual rapture beyond imagining . . . and a love that can change his fate. But can Jared overcome his savage thirst and protect Erin from the beast within?

Free as of 10/23/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

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Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 10-22-14

VAN LAVEN CHRONICLES: THRONE OF NOVOXOS

By Tyler Chase / Genre: Romance / Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars (113 reviews)

VAN LAVEN CHRONICLES: THRONE OF NOVOXOS

An action-packed, psychological thriller that explores the depths of obsession and betrayal, and the shocking lengths a man will go to hold on to what he desires most…

Sometimes the enemy within is worse than the enemy without…

Lord Comron Van Laven is the brave but deeply troubled heir to throne. Lady Vaush Bastionli, is the spirited daughter of his mortal enemy, the one woman he should never love. But when a cruel twist of fate forces them to rely upon each other for their very survival, old hatreds are supplanted by something far too powerful for them to resist.

But a startling revelation about Vaush’s true origins threatens to destroy Comron’s kingdom. Meanwhile, his own deeply disturbing family history may prove to be his undoing. Possessed by his fiery passion for Vaush, yet compelled to protect his realm, Comron embarks on a thrilling, inter-planetary odyssey that plunges the couple into the midst of epic battles and raging political power struggles.

Those seeking to kill or control Vaush relentlessly hunt the two as they race to Novoxos where Comron can help Vaush fulfill her destiny and save the Empire from a horrible, apocalyptic fate. If only Comron’s internal chaos doesn’t destroy them first…

Free as of 10/22/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

The Master of Whitehall: Katelyn’s Chronicles (The Master of Whitehall, Book 1)

By Rick Veal / Genre: Vampires, Paranormal, Romance / Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (45 reviews)

The Master of Whitehall: Katelyn's Chronicles (The Master of Whitehall, Book 1)

After the brutal murder of her parents, Katelyn Corbin, a thoroughly modern twenty-one year old college senior, faces the prospect of restarting her life. After arriving in Charleston, Katelyn meets James Dubois and soon falls madly in love with him. He is a handsome young widower and wealthy patron of her school with an old world aristocratic bearing. She is deeply intrigued by this mysterious man who lives alone in the beautifully restored colonial plantation of Whitehall Manor.

But James is not the man she thinks he is. Dark secrets begin to come to the surface. Katelyn soon begins to develop a series of unsettling questions about her new love. She begins searching her own soul for answers, forcing her to question whether or not to continue their relationship.

Katelyn confronts James with her questions and His confirmation validates her fears that he is indeed the man she fears him to be. His revelations shock her, forcing her to acknowledge things about herself and her world that she never thought possible. She discovers that old folklore and fairy-tales are real in a world where vampires live and love side by side with humans.

Katelyn realizes she must make a choice. Does she continue her relationship with James, becoming a vampire herself and living with him forever, or does she walk away, remain human and live without him … is she really strong enough to make either choice?

The Epic Saga of The Master of Whitehall is a timeless love story set in historic Charleston, South Carolina.

Free as of 10/22/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

Cherish Me, Cowboy (Montana Born Rodeo Book 2)

By Alissa Callen / Genre: Contemporary, Romance / Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (52 reviews)

Cherish Me, Cowboy (Montana Born Rodeo Book 2)

Working cowgirl, Payton Hollis, has no time for hairdryers, heels and helplessness. She must save her home, Beargrass Hills Ranch. She also has no time for men. She already is boot-deep in blue-eyed cowboy trouble.

City-boy, Cordell Morgan, isn’t who he seems. His fancy suit and slow smile hide dark secrets. Secrets as to why his hands are callused, why he never stays around and why he has really come to Marietta, Montana.

Between a shrewd old rancher, a cantankerous rodeo horse and a stud bull called Trouble, Payton and Cordell have no chance to lead separate lives. No matter how much their futures may depend upon them doing so.

Can a sassy cowgirl lower her guard for a man who will soon be gone? And can a man who believes emotions are nothing but a liability take the ultimate risk?

Free as of 10/22/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

This Fine Life: A Novel

By Eva Marie Everson / Genre: Contemporary Fiction / Rating: 4.1 out of 5 stars (81 reviews)

This Fine Life: A Novel

It is the summer of 1959 and Mariette Puttnam has just graduated from boarding school. When she returns to her privileged life at home, she isn’t sure where life will take her. More schooling? A job? Marriage? Nothing feels right. How could she know that the answer is waiting for her within the narrow stairwell of her father’s apparel factory, exactly between the third and fourth floors?
In this unique and tender story of an unlikely romance, popular author Eva Marie Everson takes readers on a journey through the heart of a young woman bound for the unknown. Readers will experience the joys of new love, the perseverance of true friendship, and the gift of forgiveness that comes from a truly fine life.

Free as of 10/22/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

Complicated Creatures: Part One in a Romantic Suspense Thriller

By Alexi Lawless / Genre: International Mystery & Crime, Mystery & Thrillers / Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars (43 reviews)

Complicated Creatures: Part One in a Romantic Suspense Thriller

“It’s normal to love a dangerous woman. They know how to wield their power, and they are not afraid of yours.”
What happens when curiosity becomes obsession?

Luck is Jack Roman’s middle name— and Chicago is his Empire. He lives to work, loves to play, and makes no commitments. But when the mysterious S. Wyatt moves into the adjoining penthouse, he’s immediately drawn to her, a striking, elusive woman who transitions seamlessly from wood-paneled board rooms to high-stakes, high-risk rescue operations in the most dangerous parts of the world.

Intrigued by her self-possession, aroused by her incredible passion, and disarmed by a vulnerability she cannot hide, Jack pursues her into the nexus of her dangerous present and her enigmatic past. An entire world is revealed to Jack, where living for pleasure becomes fighting for survival. And the only woman he wants may be the one he cannot have…

COMPLICATED CREATURES is a mesmerizing, labyrinthine romantic suspense that will leave you wondering: Do you really want to know everything about the one you love?

Free as of 10/22/14 for Kindle. Click here to find out if this book is still FREE.

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