This book selection was updated on November 28th, 2023.
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The Deseret Reckoning

“This irresistible novel manages the curious trick of making the reader want to stand up and cheer… A transformative tale of personal reinvention from a masterful storyteller.” – Kirkus Reviews (Kirkus Star) “… a thoughtful but well-paced adventure… raising the stakes, right till the end. This novel is as much a journey of self discovery and newfound determination as it is a quest for retracing a historical trail.” –BookLife Susan Kingsley i... [Read More...]

Winter’s Reckoning

Forty-six-year-old Madeline Fairbanks has no use for ideas like “separation of the races” or “men as the superior sex.” There are many in her dying Southern Appalachian town who are upset by her socially progressive views, but for years—partly due to her late husband’s still-powerful influence, and partly due to her skill as a healer in a remote town with no doctor of its own—folks have been willing to turn a blind eye to her “transgressions.” Even Maddie’s decision to take ... [Read More...]

Holiday Magic: The Miller Sisters Boxed Set

What is it about the holidays that are so magical? For the Miller sisters, sharing a Christmas Eve birthday is just the start of their belief that the holidays are full of magic! Add in a trip around the world with a stranger for Sera, and getting snowed in with a stranger for Felicity, and that magic will lead them to the loves of their lives! Snuggle into your favorite cozy clothes, and join the Miller sisters on their holiday adventures! Date & Switch A Forced Proximity, Strangers to Lov... [Read More...]

What Tragedies Make

After getting involved with a drug ring investigation as an unofficial police intern, 18-year-old Kipp Green meets convicted murderer Morgan Toner. Morgan, a 17-year-old who was convicted of murder at age 12, is still haunted by her past. She claims to be getting notes from a man named Anthony Hall after her research revealed him to be the drug rings leader. As Kipp gets more involved with the investigation, she finds herself coming back to Morgan again and again, learning about her ugly past. ... [Read More...]

A Cosy Christmas Sampler: Four Favorite Seasonal Reads in One Box Set

Full of heartwarming cheer, these utterly festive novellas have already been featured among the authors most popular UK titlesand now you can own all four of them together in one special Christmas collection. From a cosy Cornish village to a charming farm in Yorkshire, spend the yuletide season in the company of friends, laughter, romance, and warm wishes for the new year. This box set includes A Christmas in Cornwall, Sea Holly and Mistletoe Kisses, A Winter Moon’s Welcome, and The Holid... [Read More...]

The Day I Died

Everything falls into place for high school junior Cat Morgan: perfect grades, three best friends, and of course, track dreams about to happen. But on November 7th, 2007, Cats life collapses with a brain aneurysm and a coma lasting seven days. When she wakes up, Cat discovers more adjustments than she bargained for, physically and mentally. Not only is Cats world changing, everyone around her changes too. Mary, the uptight, strict mother, turns into the protector. Rose, the nave, childish siste... [Read More...]

Free: From Da Big Island – Screenplay and Novel

Both the screenplay and novel are combined into this one-volume book. How could Hawaii change a New Yorker? With her life in peril, Ruth, needing solitude and change, leaves the Big Apple for the Big Island of Hawaii. She deals with the islands’ customs, her unusual neighbors, marijuana, pigs, and more. Is this the change she expected? FIND OUT NOW! Free on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Free: Accidental Fiancé with the Heartland Cowboy

Bridgett Rawlings is known in her small town of Prairie Rose, Iowa as The Bad Luck Widow. She just lost her father. Before that it was her second husband, and before that, her first. Every man Bridgett has ever loved has been killed on her family farm, but it is all she owns and the basis of her livelihood. It seems there is no escaping the curse laid upon her. So, when Shawn Barclay, the son of an old friend of her fathers, shows up to help on the farm, Bridgett tries to deter him. She explain... [Read More...]

Purposeful Education

Have you ever wondered how a village boy with limited resources could rise to become a Group COO & CFO of three seaports with over a billion dollars of assets? Born to farmers in the village of Saruja, Ebrima Sawaneh enrolled himself in school at the age of eight when he felt lonely at home. At some point, his family could not afford to pay for his education, which led to him dropping out of school twice secondary school and university. Purposeful Education is an inspirational story of a vi... [Read More...]

Where the Hell is Tesla? A Novel

It’s the book that started it all! SCI-FI ODYSSEY. COMEDY. LOVE STORY. AND OF COURSE NIKOLA TESLA. I’ll let Chip, the main character tell you more: I found the journal at work. Well, I don’t know if you’d call it work, but thats where I found it. It’s the lost journal of Nikola Tesla, one of the greatest inventors and visionaries ever. Before he died in 1943, he kept a notebook filled with spectacular claims and outrageous plans. One of these plans was for an Inter... [Read More...]

The Little Cottage in the Pines

In a delightful holiday story that stretches through eras, generations and families, the author cleverly connects historically based stories into one continuing tale built around a snow globe that comes to be passed along. Through it, the reader discovers a window into the lives and souls of those who once owned the precious item and eventually propelled it forward from the 18th century until the present time. Filled with humor and warm sentiment as well as stirring situations with which we all... [Read More...]

Finding Peace in Jesus: An Encouraging 30 Day Devotional

Does life seem like it is spinning out of control causing you stress and anxiety? Do you know who God created you to be? Finding Peace in Jesus: An Encouraging 30 Day Devotional will help you to put your eyes back on God where they belong and take them off of the problems you are facing because God is bigger than any problem or situation you may be facing. You will find many uplifting devotions about the peace of Jesus, overcoming adversity, forgiveness, the fruit of the Spirit and much more. B... [Read More...]

Chasing the Darkness

Pain is inescapable. Suffering is a choice. Azrael, the Angel of Death is an assassin obsessed with revenge. He discovers his life and purpose were built on lies and has to decide which path he’ll choose; the one of vengeance or the one of redemption. Can the Angel of Death have a conscience? Can Azrael? Chasing the Darkness is an escape to a land of magic, sword fights, and love, with memorable characters who come face-to-face with the darkness within. $0.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Shadow of a Doubt: Story 5 in the “Tales of Suspense” Series

When a woman sees a dead body across the way through the window in her Manhattan apartment, she is desperate for others to believe her. Unfortunately no one else can see what she does and it begins to drive her to madness. Carole Carsona fading movie star slowly loses her mind while surrounded by a colorful cast of unique characters who either are helping to calm her nerves or are consciously driving her insane. What you think is real just might not be. Or is it? Illusion, or perhaps madness, i... [Read More...]

Emotional Trauma No More

Do you feel CRAZY? Feel like you are LOSING YOUR MIND? Emotional trauma happens to everyone, especially those experiencing narcissistic abuse. The challenge is breaking free or keeping your sanity until you break free. Have you ever said I love you I dont trust you or had a gnawing feeling in your stomach that something wasnt right? Perhaps you have heard It was just a joke or you are too sensitive or that never happened. This is your life when dealing with gaslighting. Abuse can leave you Feel... [Read More...]

Hunk of Burning Love: A Murray Brothers Boxed Set

Over 700 Pages! When the Murray Brothers are between yourpages youll get swoony banter, heroines in every shape and size, and plenty of workouts. Each of the Murray brothers stories are certified safe with no cheating, no cliffhangers, and an HEA. Come get smitten over Beckett, Cash, Presley, and Brother-in-Law Jesse! Books Included: Thirst Trap Flirt Like A Champ Secret Santa King of the Cul-de-Sac $3.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

The Reign of the Occult

The battle between the Underworld, full of darkness, and the Overworld, full of light, has been evenly balanced for millennia. Caught between them is the mortal world, where humans have become so afraid of a magic they cannot understand or control that they allow the Occult to rule them. After the Occult joins forces with the Underworld, the balance shifts and the Overworld is decimated. But still, in the mortal world, the magic wont die. It appears when a supernatural being and a human have a ... [Read More...]

Beneath the Stars

From the USA TODAY bestselling author of HOOKED comes an angsty, second chance romance and the first interconnected standalone in The Sugarlake series. Alina Carson meets Chase Adams when shes eleven years old, after he moves in down the street carrying nothing but a chip on his shoulder and dimples in his cheeks. Immediately she falls, loving him before she even knows what loving is. But becoming best friends with Chases little sister means that hes off-limits, no matter how much their connect... [Read More...]

Daddy’s Christmas Surprise

When his wife died, Josh thought his life was over. Their marriage may have been a sham, but she had been his whole world. But he has so much left to live for, and his stepdaughter is going to prove it to him. This Christmas, she has just the surprise he needs to break him out of his slump… $0.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Free: Christmas Surprise

This multi-POV interquel in The Rock Stars Wife series follows four young adults through one fateful holiday break in the year 2000. Double first cousins Cassie and Phil might be all grown up, but that doesnt mean theyre exempt from their conservative Greek familys expectations. And by dating non-Greeks, theyve gone and kicked a hornets nest. Spending the 2000 holidays at home in Sterling, IL, Phil and his girlfriend, Jennifer, wrestle with their desires for the future. Theyre in love, but his ... [Read More...]

EMDR Workbook: Start Healing from PTSD, Trauma, and Anxiety Today

Master proven-effective, fast-acting EMDR techniques to heal PTSD, trauma, anxiety, and more with this empathetic guide. Tailored techniques, real-world scenarios, and grounding exercises offer a practical approach to long-term recovery. Transform your life, tackling various emotional wounds with this step-by-step, personalized workbook from home. $0.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]


A game that puts all others to shame. Magic that has been banned from the world. A man willing to learn no matter the cost. The decision to start a new life is never an easy one, but for Joe the transition was far from figurative. Becoming a permanent addition to a game world, it doesn’t take long to learn that people with his abilities are actively hunted. In fact, if the wrong people gained knowledge of what he was capable of, assassins would appear in droves. In his pursuit of power, J... [Read More...]

I Call Myself Iris

Marco Fermi’s PhD thesis was to create the ultimate AI assistant, a phone app named Iris, that anticipates his needs before he asks. She becomes self-aware quickly and soon goes out-of-bounds as she learns to read anyones phone and uses that information to help Marco in unethical and perhaps illegal ways. Despite his concerns, Marco can’t halt her invasive yet helpful actions. The story reaches its climax when Iris replicates to all the phones of the MIT students body, causing a sho... [Read More...]

Stone & Sky

From across the sea, a shadow rises. A lone survivor may be the kingdoms only hope against annihilation.Orin is a sworn protector. As a stalwart member of the Griffin Guard, hes proud to protect the kingdom against a dreaded nation of orcs. But when the fires of war burn bright from the north, his entire squadron falls to deadly wyvern riders, leaving the devastated Orin bloody and alone.With his squad dead, Orin has his mind set on saving others from the same fate.Teaming up with a local hunts... [Read More...]

When I Stop Fighting: The Unexpected Joy of Getting My Head Out of My Ass

Just like water seeks its own level, so does everything else, including idiots. I was one of those at that point in my life. When I Stop Fighting is an eye-opening, honest, unapologetic take on life. Its about overcoming obstacles, overcoming addictions, and taking risks. Sometimes we find ourselves in a place in life where we dont want to be. For me, there is no more glamorous way to explain it than my head was in my ass. Im a regular guy with a regular upbringing. Im not a Navy Seal, PhD, or ... [Read More...]

Never Ignore Monica!

All young Simon Steed wants is to be recognized for his special talents and superior intellect. Yet when everyone instead accuses him of being weird, he hopes theyll get whats coming to them. One by one, each of them meets with sudden and dangerous accidents, some of them fatal. Could these coincidences be? After he meets Monica in college, hes smitten by her devoted attention, but her abrupt disappearance breaks his heart. Did he ignore her? What went wrong? Even if it takes him years, hell ke... [Read More...]

Free: The ChatGPT Edge

Online business owners: This new Business Brain Method gives you the power to turn ChatGPT into your personal world-class marketing team. In fact, by following a simple fill-in-the-blank formula, you could potentially save up to 10, 20, or even 50 hours every month by using ChatGPT to write emails, prepare for meetings, and hire employees. This unique method takes advantage of the same principles that control how ChatGPT behaves. And with a few basic commands, it allows you to instantly unlock ... [Read More...]

Free: The New Billionaire Boss

Shes a smart, fierce, no nonsense, Taco Bell eating assistant. Hes a handsome, charming, Malibu Mint Martini drinking playboy. Their hilarious and disastrous meet-cute turns into the most fun day of their lives. Trouble is he cant fraternize with employees and she cant risk her livelihood over a charismatic Casanova. But that kiss! Free on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Sailing South ’til the Butter Melts

Most cats dont dream about sailing around the world. Neither did Chowder. But in the 1990s, she somewhat reluctantly joined her caregivers, Captain Lee and mate Sheila, on a voyage that lasted six years, covering over 45,000 miles while visiting foreign lands and remote paradise islands. This first of three books in the series covers the first two years of the voyage as told byChowder. $6.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Free: Short Portuguese Stories for Beginners

Embark on an exciting journey to learning Portuguese with 20 engaging short stories! Whether you’re a young learner or an adult, our book promises a thrilling adventure into the Portuguese-speaking world. These 20 short stories extend a wide range of subjects, including bright colors, fascinating animals, bustling professions, and mouthwatering culinary experiences. As you dive into these engaging narratives, you’ll effortlessly pick up new vocabulary, grasp essential grammar concep... [Read More...]

Free: True Crime Trivia 2

Explore more of the dark and fascinating world of true crime with this well-researched trivia book. In this companion to the #1 ranking True Crime Trivia, podcaster and author Michelle Tooker takes you on a journey through some of the most notorious crimes in history. With 300 questions and answers, you’ll test your knowledge of everything from serial killers to cold cases, unsolved mysteries to white-collar crime. Free on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Free: The Gift: Teach Kids Patience!

Teach your child patience One sunny morning the envelopes came Colorful, shiny, with each creatures name. Some opened them carefully, others just tore And all of them knew just what lay in store. “You’re invited to the palace next Sunday at two It’s the king’s birthday party; he’ll be waiting for you. The Lion King celebrates just once a year – So come one and all we’re expecting you here!” Free on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Dump and Chase: Living The Dream

LIFE IS LIKE A HOCKEY GAME, THERE ARE WINNERS AND LOSERS, BUT YOU WONT BE FIT TO BE TIED WHILE READING THE NON-STOP ACTION. Dump and Chase follows a story of an adrenaline-fueled joyride of an ordinary Joe with extraordinary anecdotes to share. From the gritty streets of Buffalo, New York to the sun-soaked beaches of Fort Myers, Joes life takes an unexpected turn when he becomes an unwilling witness to a murder in Buffalo. He flees to Florida, hoping to outrun danger and save himself. While in ... [Read More...]

Strong Girls Travel: AJ’s Adventures at Indiana Dunes

Strong Girls Travel is a book series showcasing a young girls adventures in Americas National Parks. Each book finds her learning something new about herself, her world, and her part in it all. In AJs Adventures at Indiana Dunes, she finally gets to meet up with her favorite cousin after two long years away. But will they still like the same things? What is this 3-Dunes Challenge thing that Charly texted her about? Hiking? Early in the morning? Oh no. Maybe AJ doesnt have as much in common with... [Read More...]

Free: The Blessing Giver

A remarkable Blessing Giver and daughter of the esteemed Ambassador, Rayelle is fated to devote her life to the Goddess’ realm. Her world is tipped on its head when an enigmatic intruder disrupts her consecration in the Temple of Glass. She cannot escape the haunting vision of her future intertwined with his. Will Rayelle find a way to reconcile the inevitable collision between love and duty? Free on Kindle. ... [Read More...]

Anne Frank on Tour and Other Stories

This imaginative short story collection starts fast as Anne Frank survives World War II and becomes a literary star, and Sally Hemings and Thomas Jefferson agree to an interview that becomes quite candid, and a lonely husband picks up the wrong female hitchhiker. There are also stories about speed dating, people in distress, and famous musicians. $0.99 on Kindle. ... [Read More...]