Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 01-11-14

The Difference Between Night and Day

By Melissa Turner Lee / Genre: Religious & Inspirational Fiction / Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (48 reviews)

The Difference Between Night and Day

Nathaniel Taylor was a Christian who thought believers were exempted from “dark times.” That was until he entered his own long time in the dark. When he meets Lilly, a young woman in danger, it sends him on a journey to discover the difference between night and day and that during dark times, the Light is hidden, not gone.

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Losing Control (Losing Control Series Book 1)

By Desiree Wilder / Genre: Contemporary, Romance / Rating: 3.8 out of 5 stars (45 reviews)

Losing Control (Losing Control Series Book 1)

Gia feels broken inside after several miscarriages and a failed marriage. Now she’s just looking to have some fun…

During her marriage, she and her husband tried for several years to have a baby, she got pregnant three times and miscarried all three. Her husband couldn’t bear to give up his dream of having a family so they grew apart and eventually divorced. Gia feels like a total failure since she couldn’t carry a child. But now, it’s time to move on. She just wants to have a little fun. She needs to have a little fun. Secretly hoping of a wild sexual encounter with someone who craves to devour her inch by inch, she and a group of her closest friends set out to have a wild weekend at a rock festival which they look forward to every year. This is what she wants and what she needs, but is she really ready for this?

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Burn Bright (The Night Creatures)

By Marianne de Pierres / Genre: Coming of Age, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult / Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (24 reviews)

Burn Bright (The Night Creatures)

Retra is a Seal from the city of Grave – sealed minds, sealed community. When her brother Joel runs away to Ixion, the island of ever-night, ever-youth and never-sleep, she is determined to find him.

Retra endures the pain of her obedience strip to escape Grave and stow away on the Ixion barge. But the island is beyond anything she can imagine and she finds herself drawn deep into a intoxicating and dangerous world.

What are the creatures calling to Retra from the shadows? Where is Joel? And why are the young people she meets, vanishing?

Ixion may appear to be a place of bliss, but its secrets are deadly. Will the friends she makes, and the forging of an eternal bond with a Riper, be enough to save her from the darkness?

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Hope’s Decree (The Fated)

By Angela McPherson / Genre: Paranormal & Urban, Fantasy / Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars (21 reviews)

Hope's Decree (The Fated)

When everything else is lost, there is always hope.

While most teens want an epic senior year, Trinity Whitebone hoped for a normal one. Being seventeen was hard enough. Having the emotions of everyone around you in your head made life more than a little difficult.

Until Blain Heros enrolled.

He screamed hot-god in jeans with just his walk. His intense stare warmed her skin like a thousand suns. Unfortunately, his interest in her seemed to run from blazing to freezing in the span of moments and left her nothing but confused. She could deal with things not being normal, but when life goes from strange to dangerous…

Trinity is the direct descendant of Pandora and fated to rectify the terrors released into the world by her curious ancestor. With powers she didn’t know existed and abilities she never wanted, Trinity tries to walk away from everything her life had become. She thought she could turn her back on her fate, until a band of rogue immortals discover who she is and will do whatever it takes to control her powers. Trinity is left with one decision…Embrace fate or die trying.

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The Hanging Tree: A Novella

By Michael Phillip Cash / Genre: Single Authors, Short Stories / Rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars (47 reviews)

The Hanging Tree: A Novella

Seventeen year old Arielle is at a crossroads in her life. Disenchanted with her father, she is testing the boundaries of his trust by dating someone he does not approve. Under the moonlit sky in Long Island, Arielle and her boyfriend meet beneath the infamous hanging tree. The couple’s destiny is rooted to the five spirits in the tree whose lives and deaths are determined by an ancient curse. Will her future be determined by the past or will Arielle’s choices alter the course of her life?

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Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 01-10-14

Dreamlander

By K.M. Weiland / Genre: Fantasy, War / Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (139 reviews)

Dreamlander

What if it were possible to live two very different lives in two separate worlds?

What if the dreams you awaken from are the fading memories of that second life?

What if one day you woke up in the wrong world?

Only one person in a generation may cross the barrier of dreams to reach the other world—a world of war-scarred countries and fallen faiths. When a Chicago-born journalist finds himself on the far side of his dreams, he must hurl himself into battle to save a princess from her own people, two worlds from annihilation, and himself from a dream come way too true.

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I Think I Love You (a humorous romantic mystery)

By Stephanie Bond / Genre: Mystery & Thrillers / Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars (313 reviews)

I Think I Love You (a humorous romantic mystery)

Sisters share everything in their closets, including the skeletons… Twenty years ago, the Metcalf sisters witnessed a murder and formed a pact of silence. Now they’re estranged and scattered because they all fell in love with the same man. When the sisters converge at their childhood home, old wounds are laid open against the backdrop of liquidating their parents’ antiques business. And when the playboy who broke up their family shows up, things go from bad to worse!

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A Charming Crime (Magical Cures Mystery Series)

By Tonya Kappes / Genre: Women Sleuths, Mystery & Thrillers / Rating: 4.1 out of 5 stars (112 reviews)

A Charming Crime (Magical Cures Mystery Series)

Bubble… Bubble…

June Heal has nothing to lose when she relocates her homeopathic cure shop, A Dose of Darla, from the flea market booth in her home town, to a quaint shop in the cozy but unusual little town of Whispering Falls, Kentucky. Or so it seems.

Cures and trouble…

Whispering Falls has a lot of secrets. From talking snow globes to whispering animals not to mention a few sprinkles of fairy dust, June realizes Whispering Falls is more magical than she thought. . .literally.

Magic stirs…

June discovers she was born into a family of psychics, and her homeopathic cures truly are magical. Unfortunately, they are not magical enough to save her from being the number one murder suspect when a member of the community that she had just had a disagreement with shows up face down in the lake with June’s lucky charm in the victim’s grasp.

And troubles double…

Add to that an attraction to her high school best friend, Sheriff Oscar Park and Mr. Prince Charming, her cat, is stealing charms from Belle’s Baubles, June is forced to clear her name in more ways than murder. After all, they don’t have cauldrons in jail.

A Charming Crime is book one of the bestselling Magical Cures Mystery series. Come walk around Whispering Falls for a fun, fantasy mystery with magic and romance. You won’t want to leave.

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Rae of Hope (The Chronicles of Kerrigan)

By WJ May / Genre: Paranormal & Urban, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult / Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (52 reviews)

Rae of Hope (The Chronicles of Kerrigan)

How hard do you have to shake the family tree to find the truth about the past?

Fifteen year-old Rae Kerrigan never really knew her family’s history. Her mother and father died when she was young and it is only when she accepts a scholarship to the prestigious Guilder Boarding School in England that a mysterious family secret is revealed.

Will the sins of the father be the sins of the daughter?T

As Rae struggles with new friends, a new school and a star-struck forbidden love, she must also face the ultimate challenge: receive a tattoo on her sixteenth birthday with specific powers that may bind her to an unspeakable darkness. It’s up to Rae to undo the dark evil in her family’s past and have a ray of hope for her future.

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Fall From Love

By Heather London / Genre: Women’s Fiction, Contemporary Fiction / Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (51 reviews)

Fall From Love

It takes just one moment for everything to change…

Struggling to put her life back together after a tragic mountaineering accident kills her college sweetheart, twenty-one-year-old Holly Treadwell is trying to set aside her grief, forge ahead in school, and find herself again.

When Carter Hansen, a guy who brings back horrible memories from the night of the accident, finds his way back into her life, Holly’s unsure if she should let him in. He terrifies her in more ways than one and invokes feelings in her that she thought were buried forever.

Everyone tells Carter that what happened on the mountain that night was just a terrible accident, but even then, he can’t help but carry around the guilt and is unable to forgive himself. He’s drawn to Holly and being near her helps ease his conscience and gives him the release he needs.

As Holly and Carter’s relationship grows, they begin to realize that the more time they spend with one another, the more their wounds begin to heal–her grief and his guilt. But when Holly learns the details about the night of the accident–what everyone has been keeping from her–it will rip open old wounds and tear apart what they’ve both worked so hard to overcome…

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Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 01-08-14

Swift (Swift Series)

By Heather London / Genre: Paranormal & Urban, Fantasy, Teen & Young Adult / Rating: 4.1 out of 5 stars (75 reviews)

Swift (Swift Series)

A girl totally unaware of her destiny.

Two men who will stop at nothing to take her power.

One family who will do whatever it takes to keep her safe.

After graduating from high school, Meredith is ready to leave the place that has been a constant reminder of what happened to her as a child. She was just eight years old when her family died in a mysterious car accident, taking the secret of her destiny with them. It’s not until a new family moves to town that she realizes leaving may not be as easy as she once thought.

Meredith feels an instant connection towards the Harpers, especially the good-looking, mysterious Blake and his overly friendly sister, Abby. After a series of bizarre events that happen too often to be coincidence, Meredith begins to realize that she is at the center of something larger than herself—possibly the same thing that killed her parents and twin sister many years ago. Nightmarish visions and resurfacing memories push Meredith closer to Blake, leading her to discover her destiny and other buried secrets.

As Meredith tries to understand her new world, she will be put to the ultimate test, and her strength and courage will be challenged more than she ever imagined.

Swift is full of romance and mystery, keeping you guessing until the end.

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Fighting the Impossible

By Selina Bodur / Genre: Short Stories, Contemporary Fiction / Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (26 reviews)

Fighting the Impossible

Tara Whyley is young, beautiful and successful, and you would say that she has everything, everything but a heart. It’s broken. The sadness blankets her soul and the fire in her eyes is long gone. She is desperate to find her path back to life, but the only way to do it, is to get lost in the memory of Him – Peter McClain.

How long can she go on before her heart breaks?

For the past three years she is going back to the one place she found happiness. Letting the reminiscence of her one true love in her soul, she is finally free, free to forget the horrors and savor the greatest moments of her relationship.

This is a story of immense happiness and erodent grief, of love and darkness, passion and the power, hidden in each of us; it’s about finding the road back to life… fighting the impossible.

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CAPE MAYBE

By Carol Fragale Brill / Genre: Women’s Fiction, Contemporary Fiction / Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars (13 reviews)

CAPE MAYBE

Sometimes the toughest journey is the one that takes you back to your roots. For Katie, navigating life and love is trickier than walking barefoot on a beach full of broken shells. Maybe Katie will break the family cycle of alcoholism. Maybe she won’t. Set against the backdrop of picturesque, seaside Cape May, Cape Maybe traces the push and pull of Katie’s conflicting love for her erratic mother and steadfast grandfather and her ever-growing attraction to her best friend, Dennis. Katie’s life is shaped by her vow to be nothing like her alcoholic mother. Her reckless teenage choices test the strength of family ties, friendship, and first love. Ultimately about hard-earned hope, what we inherit, and what we choose to let go, in Cape Maybe, Katie discovers what she never expected about motherhood, forgiving yourself, and creating your own second chances.

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INFECTED (Click Your Poison)

By James Schannep / Genre: Action & Adventure / Rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars (44 reviews)

INFECTED (Click Your Poison)

3 Unique Storylines. Over 50 Possible Endings. Just one question… Will YOU Survive the Zombie Apocalypse?

Everyone has their plan; what they’d do to survive if and when the zombies come. Now you can see how you’d hold up against the legions of undead–without needing to call the CDC because crazed bath salts users are trying to eat your face off.

Here’s how it works: You, Dear Reader, are the main character of this story. Live, die, and rise again based solely on the merit of your own choices. Each link represents a choice, and there’s no going back, so choose wisely.

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Compelled (The Adam Chronicles)

By Carla Krae / Genre: Historical, Fantasy / Rating: 3.8 out of 5 stars (33 reviews)

Compelled (The Adam Chronicles)

A secluded monastery should be the safest place for a blind man, and it is, until a vampire and her gang come calling. After meeting the femme fatale, Adamo receives the gift of sight, but it comes with a terrible curse, one that might have damned his soul. He’s the newest vampire in a clan of ruthless killers and his maker, Juliet, is determined to turn him into another remorseless demon – even if she has to strip his free will.

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Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 01-05-14

Rescue Team (Grace Medical)

By Candace Calvert / Genre: Romance / Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars (86 reviews)

Rescue Team (Grace Medical)

Tired of running from her past, nurse Kate Callison intends to become Austin Grace Hospital’s permanent ER director and make Texas her home. Despite staff friction, she’s moving ahead. Then unthinkable tragedy wraps the ER in crime tape, bringing swarms of media, legal chaos—and a search-and-rescue hero who seems determined to meddle in her life.

For Wes Tanner, nothing beats finding someone who’s lost; he’s known that helpless terror firsthand. So he’ll expand his team’s lifeline of hope: K9 tracking, swift water rescue, even horse-mounted searches. He’s ready for anything—except Austin Grace’s prickly and dismissive ER director.

As Kate and Wes discover more about each other, new respect becomes something deeper. Kate wonders if her heart might have finally found a home. Then an unsolved missing persons case—and a startling new one—become catalysts that threaten the loss of all she and Wes have found.

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Trust: A New Beginning

By Cristiane Serruya / Genre: Contemporary, Romance / Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (55 reviews)

Trust: A New Beginning

They are beautiful and rich. They are strong willed and successful. They have everything, but love.
Sophia is a 25-year-old Brazilian and a widow. After a tragic incident, she flees from her own country. Despite her beauty and charm, she hides from everyone and everything and remains alone, torn between the love for a dead man, the torment of living without part of her memory and the fear of moving on. 
Ethan is one of the most important tycoons in the steel industry. Traumatized by an awful event in his adolescence, he searches for an elusive woman whom he could love – and who would love him – as he never has in all his 35 years… Until he finds Sophia. 
Alistair is a 34-year-old powerful banker, searching only for one–night stands. Devilish and ravishing, and also guilt-ridden and angry, he has no trouble finding women who will indulge him in his desire to physically punish them to abate his own tortured soul.
In Europe, in the months after October 2009, their paths will cross and clash. Who will win the prize of love?

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C.R.O.W. (The Union Series)

By Phillip Richards / Genre: Military, Science Fiction / Rating: 3.9 out of 5 stars (114 reviews)

C.R.O.W. (The Union Series)

Book One of The Union Series

Andy Moralee knew that life with his new company of Dropship Infantry would be hard, but nothing could prepare him for life in one of the toughest units in the Union army. New arrivals, nicknamed ‘Crow’ by their platoons, are the lowest form of life in his Company, and he finds himself at the mercy of unforgiving commanders and bullies, all the time knowing that the real enemy are waiting for him at the end of his journey through the void. The enemy know that the Union are coming, they have dug in and fortified, and they are ready.

C.R.O.W is a Military Science Fiction novel that follows Andy Moralee across the cosmos, and into combat against a well-equipped enemy prepared to fight to the very end.

Phillip Richards is a soldier serving in the British Army, and an avid fan of science fiction. He has served in the army for twelve years since enlisting as a 17 year old boy, and since having done so he has served on eight operational tours. This includes operations in Kosovo as a peacekeeper, the Iraq Invasion of 2003, and several tours of Afghanistan. During this time he has promoted through the ranks to sergeant and has spent two years instructing infantry recruits in North England.

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Casting Shadows Everywhere

By L.T. Vargus / Genre: Mystery & Thrillers / Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (49 reviews)

Casting Shadows Everywhere

In his own words, 15 year old Jake is a “huge pussy.” He flinches. Always. He’s too timid to make a move on Beth, the buxom girl of his dreams, and too busy getting face-slammed into lockers by bullies to do much else. He seeks the guidance of the biggest badass he knows, his cousin Nick.

Nick is a professional burglar and makes Jake his apprentice. They stalk suburban neighborhoods night after night, ransacking houses for jewelry and sweet valuables. Nick teaches Jake the finer points of breaking and entering along with his dark philosophy – that there is no right or wrong in the world, just a series of events that happen without meaning.

At first, adopting Nick’s callous worldview helps Jake get over his fears and confront his tormentors, but he also unleashes an aggression in himself he never thought possible. And as he learns more about his cousin, he realizes that Nick’s crimes go way beyond burglary.

In the end, Jake must face not only the monster in his cousin but also the one in his own heart.

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Isabella Barella

By Carol Garton / Genre: Action & Adventure, Teen & Young Adult / Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars (20 reviews)

Isabella Barella

“Star light, star bright

First star I see tonight;

I wish I may, I wish I might

Not be such a weirdo tonight.”

“Universe, it’s me again, Isabella…I know I’m different. I can see and feel things that other people can’t…if you could see through my eyes you’d be amazed. My mother hopes my intuition is just a passing phase, but it’s getting stronger every day. So far, my life’s been a complete disaster with no friends. I’ve been tormented, judged, and ditched my whole life—until we moved to the island. Now everything’s changed. Finally, I met my first real friend. He’s cute, funny and surprisingly…hot. If he finds out who I really am, he’ll run like all the others. Things were looking up until I made one mistake. Now I’m on a collision course with bullies, killers and ghosts, and I’m in trouble…deep trouble!” Once in a great while, we read an incredible story about a hero…a modern day sleuth who is truly “adorkable.”

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Best Free and Bargain Kindle Books: 01-04-14

On A Night Like This (Callaways #1)

By Barbara Freethy / Genre: Romance, Contemporary Fiction / Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars (189 reviews)

On A Night Like This (Callaways #1)

The second oldest of the Callaway clan, Aiden Callaway veered from the family tradition of urban firefighting and became a smokejumper, never questioning his choice until the job took the life of his friend, Kyle, and left Aiden with injuries and fractured memories. Everyone blames Aiden for what happened, but he doesn’t remember, nor is he sure he wants to remember. The truth may clear Aiden of blame but destroy Kyle’s reputation and hurt the people he left behind. ? ?

Aiden seeks help from an unlikely ally … ? ?

Sara had always been untouchable, sweet, innocent, his sister’s best friend, and the girl next door. But one reckless night in their youth took their relationship to a new level. Sara has never forgiven or forgotten the way Aiden brought it crashing down, but she’s no longer that girl with the crazy crush. She’s a woman in search of her own truth.

The sparks between Aiden and Sara have been smoldering for a very long time. Sara is afraid to take another chance on a man who broke her heart, and Aiden knows better than anyone how dangerous an intense fire can be.

As teenagers they weren’t ready for each other. Are they ready now?

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Haunted

By Willow Cross / Genre: Supernatural, Occult / Rating: 4.2 out of 5 stars (161 reviews)

Haunted

Have you ever heard something go bump in the night and wondered if someone was there? Only to go looking for the cause of the noise and find nothing at all. Or how about unexplainably feeling like you’re being watched when you’re completely alone? Things disappearing for no reason or strange ghostly footsteps in the hall?

This book is a collage of short stories about a few of the otherworldly experiences I’ve had. Although they are not movie worthy, you may find them interesting. All the stories are %100 true. Nothing has been added for dramatic effect.

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Amish Blizzards: Volume One: A Winter Surplus

By Sicily Yoder / Genre: Short Stories, Religious & Inspirational Fiction / Rating: 3.8 out of 5 stars (46 reviews)

Amish Blizzards: Volume One: A Winter Surplus

Volume One of the Amish Blizzards short story series opens up with Amish schoolteacher, Abby Yoder, unpacking and settling into her new rented farmhouse. Suddenly, a knock on the front door brings an agitated visitor, Nathan Yoder, but Nathan has the right to be uneasy about Abby’s arrival. The last three teachers found love and didn’t stay at teaching for a full year.
Nathan has two special-needs children, and is a widower, so he needs a teacher that will stay put.
Abby has taken the job to help her blind season, but she has to keep pushing her selfish needs back as she finds Nathan very intriguing. However, Nathan is battling his affection for Abby because he can’t see God answering both of his prayers: the prayer for a good schoolteacher and a good wife.
Will Abby stay focused as a schoolteacher, or will she let her heart slip away. Will Nathan be able to help keep Abby work-centered, or will his manliness make him error?

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Heirs of Mars (Special Edition)

By Jordan Lockhart / Genre: Technothrillers, Mystery & Thrillers / Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars (44 reviews)

Heirs of Mars (Special Edition)

It was supposed to be a paradise, but the dream that was Mars has become a nightmare for the children born there.

Asher roams the vast canyons of Mars in search of dying souls ready for digital reincarnation. But those who fear the newborn clones have hunted Asher for years, claiming the lives of countless innocents, including his daughter.

Claudia hosts the two most popular shows on two worlds to educate the children of Mars and to raise the morale of their parents. But when her co-host is brutally murdered, she’ll stop at nothing to avenge him and make Mars safe again for everyone.

Brought together in a moment of tragedy, Asher and Claudia lead a group of scientists and refugees across frozen deserts and over raging volcanoes to end the first war on Mars and save the fragile world they call home.

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Least Wanted (A Sam McRae Mystery)

By Debbi Mack / Genre: Crime, Mystery & Thrillers, Action & Adventure / Rating: 4.4 out of 5 stars (38 reviews)

Least Wanted (A Sam McRae Mystery)

Stephanie Ann “Sam” McRae’s busy, but orderly life as a Maryland lawyer takes a chaotic turn when two clients are accused of murder. A poor, black girl is accused of killing her mother. A young man suspected of embezzlement is accused of murdering his boss. The cases collide in a bizarre way involving girl gangs and computer pornography.

Sam ventures into the heart of DC’s suburban ghettos to find answers. A maniacal killer who’ll do anything to hide them stalks her. After a nearly disastrous confrontation, Sam must do business on the run. As the body count grows, Sam races to learn the truth and clear her clients before she becomes the next victim.

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