Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Today's Kindle Books

Today's Kindle Books

More Bargain and Free Books for 12-2-14

Posted: 02 Dec 2014 06:38 AM PST

Set some time aside to indulge in a good book. Choose from this set of 3 bargain books and 2 free books.

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Inevitable Detour
by S.R. Grey
Rating: 4.5 Stars
Genre: Romantic Suspense
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“Loved this! It was intense, it was sweet, it was hot and mysterious all at once. And there was nothing that could make me put this book down.” -Jessica W.

Amazon and Barnes and Noble Bestselling Author

The day my life took an inevitable detour things got a little crazy.

My name is Essalin Brant, but everyone calls me Essa.

I attend a small college in a tiny town, and in my twenty-two years of life I've never even traveled outside the state of Pennsylvania.

You could say my life is pretty boring. I live by the rules. I'm a good girl and nothing exciting ever happens.

But that's all about to change.

Enter Farren Shaw. Not only is he older and intimidating, but he's more sure of himself than any 29-year-old man has a right to be. Did I mention that he's drop-dead gorgeous?

Well, he is. He also happens to be my best friend Haven's brother.

And I would be content with just fantasizing about Farren from afar, but when Haven suddenly goes missing, her gorgeous brother is the only one who believes me when I say she was abducted, even though all signs seem to suggest Haven left town willingly.

I know better, though. As does Farren. So when he asks me to accompany him to search for his sister, I accept.

That's when the real adventure begins.

Our quest to find Haven takes us across the country.

And throughout the time we spend together, I find myself falling for Farren . . . falling hard. He’s everything I've ever wanted. But is he really someone I should fear?

Because aside from making me feel things I've never felt before, Farren is hiding something.

Something big. What could this stunning man be keeping from me? And why? Is Haven's disappearance somehow connected to his mysterious job?

All I know is that things are about to get real.

Welcome to the Inevitable Detour that has become my life.


Writing the Town Read
by Katharine E. Smith
Rating: 4.0 Stars
Genre: Contemporary Fiction
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“Smith has a smooth and flowing writing style and creates very realistic characters.” -Joseph the evilcyclist

On July 7th 2005, London is high on the success of winning the 2012 Olympics bid.

The celebrations come to an abrupt end when terrorists attack the city's transport network, striking Underground trains and a bus during the morning rush hour.

At the other side of the country, in comparatively peaceful, beautiful Cornwall, aspiring journalist Jamie Calder finds her own life directly affected by the bombs.

Her partner Dave vanishes in London at the same time the attacks take place.

The initial impact of that terrible day is followed by a slow but sure falling apart of the life Jamie believed was settled and secure.

As well as Dave's mysterious disappearance, she finds she has to face a betrayal by her best friend, and the prospect of losing her job.

Meanwhile, a gang of teenagers is wreaking havoc in the town that Jamie loves, culminating in a brutal attack on an elderly lady and adding to Jamie's inner turmoil.

The following months hold a number of challenges for Jamie, demonstrating that life does not always run to plan and that things are not always as they may first seem.

Only time will tell whether this is necessarily a bad thing.


Her Father’s Daughter
by Cathy Mansell
Rating: 5.0 Stars
Genre: Womens Fiction
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“… Cathy is a wonderful Storyteller….I would recommend this book to all my friends….” -Monica S.

Set in 1950s Ireland, twenty-year-old Sarah Nolan leaves her Dublin home after a series of arguments.

She’s taken a job in Cork City with The Gazette, a move her parents strongly oppose.

With her limited budget, she is forced to take unsavory accommodations where the landlord can’t be trusted.

Soon after she settles in, Sarah befriends sixteen-year-old Lucy who has been left abandoned and pregnant.

Dan Maddan is a charming and flirtatious journalist who wins Sarah’s heart. He promises to end his engagement with Ruth, but can Sarah trust him to keep his word?

It’s when her employer asks to see her birth certificate that Sarah discovers some long-hidden secrets.

Her parents’ behavior continue to baffle her and her problems with Dan and Lucy multiply.

Will Dan stand by Sarah in her time of need?

Will Sarah be able to help Lucy keep her baby? Or will the secrets destroy Sarah and everything she dreams of for her future?



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The Proposal
by Lily Zante
Rating: 4.0 Stars
Genre: Contemporary Romance
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It is about the meeting, the awkwardness, the awareness, the doubts, and the hopes of two people who quickly start to fall in love.

Their romance involves the heat of passion which is put on hold, a decision that I felt was realistic considering the newness of the relationship.

I appreciated the characters having room within the story to fully engage in all their relationships.

I had to put the book aside when half read. I soon realized that I was wondering what each character would do next.

I would recommend The Proposal by Lily Zante to those looking for an entertaining weekend read with memorable characters.


Fallen Out
by Wayne Stinnett
Rating: 4.4 Stars
Genre: Action and Adventure
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When Jesse McDermitt retires from the Marine Corps, he has no idea what he will do for the rest of his life. At 37, his greatest skill is killing people from up to a mile away.

He knows there aren’t many job opportunities in the civilian world for that.

However, he knows the south Florida waters, is an experienced diver, loves to fish, and knows his way around a boat.

A waitress in a waterfront restaurant in north Key Largo gives him an idea and he runs with it.

An old friend helps get him set up as a charter fishing and dive boat Captain and a new friend helps him buy just the right boat.

Danger lurks in the sleepy little town of Marathon, in the middle of the Florida Keys, as well as in the swamps of the Everglades.

But danger doesn’t expect to run into a man like Jesse, who will not only respond swiftly, but with a vengeance unexpected.


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More Ereader Deals for 12-2-14

Posted: 02 Dec 2014 06:17 AM PST

Add this selection of 4 bargain books and 3 free books to your Ereader library.

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Calming the Storm
by Melanie D. Snitker
Rating: 4.6 Stars
Genre: Christian Fiction
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“Truly one of a kind inspirational love story about trusting in God and in others!” -mommy2threereads

A marriage of convenience isn’t exactly what Rachel Peters had in mind.

What else can she do if she wants to raise her young niece, and give her a more stable home than she and her sister grew up in?

Rachel is at risk of losing custody of her last blood relative, and she needs to prove she can provide for her niece and raise her in a nurturing environment.

Professor Brandon Barlow is invested in his college students' lives, wanting to ensure their success.

When it is clear that Rachel is struggling, he takes a personal interest in trying to help her. But can he keep his heart from getting involved in the process?

Brandon reaches out to Rachel as he tries to break through the walls she has built up over the years.

With love and patience, Brandon hopes to help Rachel realize that, even when she experiences storms in her life, she isn’t always alone.


Bullet Catch
by Scott Jenkins
Rating: 4.6 Stars
Genre: Thriller and Suspense
Price: $0.99
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“very well written with lots of twists. a tight story that will entertain you.” -David J.

Amazon Bestselling Author

Bullet Catch is the first novel in the Smoke and Dagger series where the worlds of espionage and illusion collide.

• A Russian killing machine escapes his handlers in Dubai.
• CIA operatives are targeted in Berlin.
• A horrifying murder in a quiet suburb.

How are they connected?

Steve Watson, son of famous television magicians Mike and Nora Watson, accompanies his parents on a trip to Berlin for one last show.

But Mike and Nora's secret past of working with the CIA comes back to haunt them, and they vanish into thin air when a hit squad attacks.

Now CIA operative Dana Fox and the Berlin Police think Steve's the key to unraveling the killings.

Unfortunately for him, he is.

And Steve's greatest trick will be to figure out the connection before it's too late…


The Christmas Owl
by Angela Muse
Rating: 4.3 Stars
Genre: Children and Middle Grade
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“…a charming story filled with great illustrations and a flowing rhyme.” -Kirstin

Amazon Bestselling Author

A Barred owl becomes injured and must ask others for help. He promises to give back to those who have a generous heart and he is true to his word.


Pure Vision
by Perri Birney
Rating: 4.8 Stars
Genre: Action and Adventure
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“….a fascinating story full of intrigue and history. Birney’s fiction seamlessly blends science and religion into a tale worthy of Indiana Jones . . . ” -Cynthia Warren, Daily Freeman

New York Times reporter Maggie Seline writes an explosive book that offers a controversial solution to the Middle East crisis.

When she uncovers a radical energy scheme that threatens the oil industry, Maggie suddenly vanishes.

Her disappearance ignites a worldwide women’s march toward Jerusalem that rattles the status quo and parallels a frantic race to possess ancient talismans.

An upcoming peace conference hides the true motivation of Giovanni Mabus, outgoing president of the European Commission, who intends to exploit a powerful mythological connection between two legendary treasures.

In league with the clandestine pseudo-Masonic group, Propaganda Due, he devises a plan aimed at furthering political and military chaos in the Middle East in order to accomplish his aims.

Meanwhile, Maggie secretly teams up with Dead Sea Scrolls scholar Michael Sonada in a race to thwart the sinister plot — a race that takes them into the forbidden regions of Nepal to make an earth-shattering discovery.



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Game of Love
by Melissa Foster
Rating: 4.4 Stars
Genre: Romance
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NY Times, USA Today Bestselling and Award-Winning Author

Ellie Parker is a master at building walls around her heart.

In the twenty-five years she’s been alive, Dex Remington has been the only person who has always believed in her and been there for her.

But four years earlier, she came to Dex seeking comfort and then disappeared like a thief in the night, leaving him a broken man.

Dex Remington is one of the top PC game developers in the United States.

He’s handsome, smart, and numb. So damn numb that he’s not sure he’ll ever find a reason to feel again.

A chance encounter sparks intense desires in Ellie and Dex.

Desires that make her want to run–and make him want to feel.

A combination of lust and fear leads these young lovers down a dangerous path.

Is it possible to cross a burned bridge, or are they destined to be apart forever?


Death By A HoneyBee
by Abigail Keam
Rating: 4.1 Stars
Genre: Mystery
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Award-Winning Author

Josiah Reynolds is a beekeeper trying to stay financially afloat by selling honey at the Farmers’ Market.

She finds her world turned upside down when a man is found dead in her beeyard, only to discover that the victim is her nemesis.

The police are calling the brutal death murder and Josiah is the number one suspect!

Josiah makes the rounds of quirky characters that can only be found in the lush Bluegrass horse country.

Fighting an unknown enemy in the glamorous world of Thoroughbreds, oak-cured bourbon and antebellum mansions, Josiah struggles to uncover the truth in a land that keeps its secrets well.


Cookbook- 101 Healthy Vegan Christmas Recipes
by Jonathan Vine
Rating: 4.4 Stars
Genre: Cooking
Price: $0.00 Save $3.99
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This book will prove to you that vegans can enjoy their Christmas meal as much as everyone else does with delicious and outstanding dishes, new flavors and interesting combinations of ingredients

This extraordinary cookbook is a healthy and creative alternative to the normal and heavy Christmas dinner which is based on animal products.

With this book's recipes, you will be able to keep to your healthy diet with the great abundance of international vegan cuisine!

Have you thought how awesome it would be to prepare a festive and complete holiday meal, which is based only on natural ingredients and still enjoy wonderful and fine delicacies?

If so, this book is exactly for you because it includes 101 vegan recipes from many different cultures for you to make the healthiest holiday meal in the world.

And to make your meal even more interesting and unique, you will find within this book 25 original raw food appetizers to boost your meal with a lot of wonderful energy.

In 101 Healthy Vegan Recipes for Christmas you will find-

50 Christmas appetizers

25 vegan main course recipes

26 vegan desserts….and much more!!!


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More ENT Deals for 12-2-14

Posted: 02 Dec 2014 05:48 AM PST

Here's another selection of 4 bargain books and 2 free books to add to your reading list.

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Lost in a Kiss
by Various Authors
Rating: 5.0 Stars
Genre: Romance
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“Fast paced, heart warming, and full of action and romance!!” -Florencia F.

Award-Winning Authors

An Impassioned Redemption by Sydney Jane Baily — Self-made woman, Jo Holland answers to no one as she runs her successful saloon.

She neither needs nor wants any man—until she meets the wickedly attractive and intriguing Jameson Carter.

From atop his gambling riverboat, Jameson has his sights set on one delectable lady, but a series of unexplained events puts more than his heart in danger—they threaten his life and that of the woman he wants to make his.

Love Like A River by Jill Hughey — What is new bride Gratia to think when her husband's been gone for six months and a woman claiming to be his lover attends her sister's house party?

Her reunion with Leo sizzles with anger, accusations and denied passion.

Maknab’s Revenge by Anna Markland — Ingram Maknab plans to avenge past wrongs by ruining the reputation of Gray Buchan’s daughter, Ruby.

She unwittingly plays into his hands. But revenge is rarely sweet and Ingram hasn’t counted on losing his heart.

Winter Wind by Nancy Morse — As they struggle to come to terms with a shattering loss, an attack on a Cheyenne village plunges Katie McCabe and Lakota warrior, Black Moon, into a turbulent set of circumstances testing the strength of their love.

But broken hearts are as certain as the winter wind.

Cherished Protector of Her Heart by Laurel O’Donnell — The honored LADY of Acquitaine prepares for her upcoming marriage.

Her BETROTHED battles the unwanted visitors that have come for more than just celebration. Will his past catch up to him and ruin all he has fought so hard to protect?

The Morgans of Rocky Ridge- Will by Margery Scott — When freedom-lover Will Morgan's foot falls through the rotting boards on boardinghouse owner Virginia Cole's porch and he offers to stay and fix the damage, he finds himself also falling for the widow and her grieving son in spite of his best efforts to stay detached.

Can a woman who's afraid to love and a man who's afraid of commitment overcome their fears to build a new family together?

A Knight’s Kiss by Lana Williams — Two wounded souls must trust themselves and each other to foil a plot against the king and claim their second chance at love.

Tame A Honeymoon Heart by Cynthia Woolf — Duncan McKenzie has been promising his wife, Catherine, a honeymoon.When a mysterious letter forces Duncan to make a trip to Chicago, he decides to combine a honeymoon with the trip.

He doesn't tell Catherine about his devious plan, but he also doesn't know that Catherine has a few secrets of her own.


Be Thou My Vision
by Faith Blum
Rating: 4.5 Stars
Genre: Historical Fiction
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“….the story kept me engaged with interesting characters.” -Alliji

Anna Stuart is comfortable with her life. She may be a 30 year old spinster, but she has her routine and enjoys taking care of her father and older brother.

One letter shatters all her routines, comfort, and enjoyment. After learning of her brother's death, Anna feels like her life will never be the same again.

Then she meets two motherless boys. Did God place them in her life to lead her to a new vision of life?

Can she trust God to give her the desires of her heart before she even knows what they are?


by David L. Craddock
Rating: 4.8 Stars
Genre: Fantasy
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“….David L. Craddock deftly balances court intrigue and action to create an eminently readable epic fantasy that you will recommend to all your friends.” -Philip Athans, best-selling author

Prince Aidan Gairden's life was planned out for him 800 years before he was born.

On his sixteenth birthday, he will take up Heritage, the magical sword wielded by his mother and generations of Gairden ancestors before him, and lead the kingdom of Torel into a new golden age of peace and prosperity.

That's how his mother envisions his impending reign.

Aidan prefers to see it as decades of sitting in an uncomfortable chair listening to old men bicker over property lines and taxes.

If Aidan had his way, he would leave the sword and throne behind for a life free of responsibility.

To Aidan's utter shock, Heritage grants his wish. In front of his parents and the entire kingdom, the sword rejects Aidan, leaving Torel without an heir.

While Aidan struggles to find his place, an ancient evil awakens and provokes a war between Torel and the warrior tribes of the west.

Thrust upon a bloody trail of deception and corruption, Aidan is forced to make a desperate choice: lead Torel in a war he does not believe in, or be banished from his home and family forever.


Seriously Mum, Where’s that Donkey?
by Alan Parks
Rating: 4.6 Stars
Genre: Memoirs and Biographies
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“….recommended to all travel memoir lovers looking for a relaxed reading experience.” -Louise

“Seriously Mum, Where's that Donkey?” is Alan Parks' follow-up book to “Seriously Mum, What's an Alpaca?”

This book continues the story of Alan and Lorna's induction into Andalucian life and fills in some of the blanks.
In this book, Alan and Lorna discover that their local town is not quite as sleepy as they had first imagined and that the local ladies will stand by you once their friendship is won.

Alan and Lorna make some great new friends and have a few more unexpected adventures along the way.

Add an appearance on Canadian TV into the mix, plus the trials and tribulations of alpaca farming, and this sequel will bring you bang up to date with the lives of two British expats in rural Spain.



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by Brina Courtney
Rating: 4.3 Stars
Genre: Paranormal
Price: $0.00 Save $10.99
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You think seeing ghosts is weird? Tell me something I don’t know.

My childhood best friend Jeremy, happens to be a ghost.

Besides that, my life is totally normal. Well except that my dad went missing when I was six. But my mom makes it work. And I have annoying brother. See, normal?

So why does my life feel like a train wreck waiting to happen… oh yeah because now Jeremy is also missing.

Fate intervenes when Hugh, with his stunning golden eyes and similar dark hair, starts taking an interest in me.

He divulges that he also shares my little “gift” of seeing the dead. Should I be freaked out? Yes. But am I? Okay, but only a little bit.

Senior year is hard enough as it is, but clearly I like a challenge.


by Elaine Pierson
Rating: 4.2 Stars
Genre: Young Adult
Price: $0.00 Save $10.99
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Growl – Nook
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Seventeen year old Lacey Hannigan knows that she’s different from other people.

Her ability to move things with her mind has made her an outcast, even in her own home.

She hates the power that she has and wants nothing more than to be normal like everyone else.

But when she is forced to run away from home or be sent to a hospital to be studied like some kind of science project, she has no choice but to rely on her telekinesis in order to survive on her own.

She soon finds herself in more danger than she ever thought possible when she discovers that there are even stranger people than her in the world.

Like Cole, a man with a deadly secret who has vowed to stop at nothing until he has her.

And Jesse, who seems like the perfect man until she learns that he may not be who she thinks he is.

The unbelievable becomes reality when seemingly normal people shed their human skin for that of fur and prowl the streets at night looking for their next victim.

Will Lacey’s power be her saving grace or her doom?


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Book Of The Day – Three Days of Rain

Posted: 02 Dec 2014 05:24 AM PST

Today's Book of the Day is a Womens Fiction novel by Amazon bestselling and award-Winning author Christine Hughes and it's 75% off for a limited time. Three Days of Rain has a 4.5 star rating and is on sale for only 99 cents – save $3!

“From the moment I started page one the characters pulled me in.” Kristen – Amazon Reviewer

Three Days of Rain
by Christine Hughes
Rating: 4.5 Stars
Genre: Womens Fiction
Price: $0.99 save $3


Amazon Bestselling and Award-Winning Author

Just when he thought his life was turning around… Things haven't been easy for Jacob Morgan. Persecuted by the ghosts of his past, Jake lives each day just going through the motions, barely getting by. Then Lily Burns comes to town and befriends him. As Jake starts to heal, he begins to hope that he has finally overcome the mistakes and tragedies that have tormented him for so long. But just when he thinks his problems are solved, his past comes back to haunt him, and once again, Jake is confronted by situations he is ill-equipped to handle. Can Jake hold on to the progress he has made, or will the lies, guilt, and secrets he's tried to ignore shove him back into an abyss from which there is no escape?

Here’s what the reviewers have to say:

The characters that Christine Hughes created in this book are full of life. You feel as though you are part of the town, feeling their pain for their friend. Life is full of surprises some good some bad.


What a fabulous read! Heart wrenching love story, with characters you can fall in love with!! Without giving any of the plot away….. I will say… reading Three Days of Rain may require three boxes of tissues!!!


I found the reading experience very compulsive and need to emphasize also that it was not all gloom and misery but where it is, it is well justified and purposeful. The author has amazing talent and a promising future. I will keep an eye on her next works.


Make sure you stock up on the tissues before you read this book! I already knew this was going to be an ugly cry book, but I decided to give it a whirl. I loved the romance, and the way Lily brought Jake back to life after he was basically shut down for so long because of a relationship he had in the past. I won’t add any spoilers, just know that this book will stay with you long after you have read it.


I just finished Three Days of Rain and I am emotionally raw. Who knew there were so many different ways to cry. I cried from sadness, joy, pain, hope, and devastation. How can one book contain so many emotions? I don’t know but it does and it is written so well I was caught up and swept away, pulled into the life of these characters as they live their lives.

Get Three Days of Rain here: Three Days of Rain

About The Author

I’ve always wanted to write. Ever since I was little, I would craft stories and poems but the idea to actually do it “for real” never really crossed my mind until last year. After sitting on three paragraphs of what would eventually become my first novel, I decided to expand upon what I had. At the time I had no real idea of where the story would go, I just knew I had the time to do something with it.

I hadn’t researched market trends, I had no idea about query letters or the evil synopsis, and I was green on the idea of agents and editors and all that is publishing, really. I just wanted to write something I enjoyed. I didn’t plot, outline, or character build, I just wrote. And then an author friend mentioned that I should take my writing to a conference.

So with the confidence that my novel would surely be welcomed by all who read it, I signed up for as many seminars and critiques as I could. I knew someone would love it. In those two days, I found out I had a lot to learn.

Funny, but as a former English teacher, you’d think I’d have figured out the importance of editing and revision and revising again. You’d think I’d have known that the first draft is just that, a draft. And when the critiques started coming in, I thought I was done for. Not that the premise wasn’t good (I was told it was), not that the characters weren’t believable (I was told they were), but I used too much passive voice, I tense shifted and there were some holes in the plotline.

A few agents really liked it, but the market trend couldn’t support it. Some were not fond of the way I told the story. I queried and queried my way to 57 flat out rejections and a number of partial and full requests that didn’t pan out. But along the way I got some great criticism and pointers and I made the story better. Then, on a whim, I trolled the SavvyAuthors website and signed up for a three line pitch to an editor and I did a happy dance when she requested my full manuscript.

A month later, she responded that she loved the story and the concept but it moved too slowly but I could resubmit if I revised. I informed her I sent her a revision that was based on the opinions of agents, authors and peers but I had the original (cleaned up, of course) and I was sending it in to see if it was more of what she was looking for. And guess what? It was! One caveat, I had to revise the manuscript into past tense. Easy peasy, right? Wrong.

Revising into past tense from present is line editing your entire novel. And it kinda stinks. By the end, I thought my eyes were gonna start bleeding and pop out onto my keyboard. But you know what? That little “exercise” tightened up what was loose, filled in any plot holes that might’ve still been there and forced me to realize I could be a better writer.

The road to publication can be long. It can be a hop, skip and a jump from your first query. Nothing in publication is set in stone. The market is always changing. And the biggest thing I learned is that it’s all subjective. Agent or Editor A-Y may pass but all you need is Agent or Editor Z to believe in you as much as you believe in yourself. Find that and surround yourself with a tight knit community of people who have a desire to succeed that matches or exceeds your own and noting can hold you back.

Thank you for considering today’s Book Of The Day – Christine Hughes and ENT appreciate it.


Bargain and Free Books for 12-2-14

Posted: 02 Dec 2014 05:13 AM PST

Check out this collection of 4 bargain books and 2 free books.

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One Last Time
by Jan Strnad
Rating: 4.9 Stars
Genre: Paranormal
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“I absolutely loved this book from the moment I opened it to the time I finished it…..Highly recommended!!” -Farimah S.

Grief counselor and skeptic Claire Devane finds her life turned upside down when the recently deceased begin to return from the hereafter to visit the living one last time.

Secrets are revealed. Love and longing… betrayal, murder, guilt… the visitations bring them all out of the shadows and into the light. It’s a strange new world, one that threatens to swallow her whole.

Imagine a world in which the recently deceased are able to visit one person… and only one person… “one last time” for a few minutes. They visit, not as a ghost, but as a real, substantial human being.

They may visit with love in their hearts, or malice. They may visit to ask a question, or to give instruction, to apologize or to accuse.

If you were such a person, now deceased, who would you visit? Your children?

But what if you have two and can only visit one–which would you visit? Who would your loved ones visit? What if they chose not to visit you, but someone else?


Only One for Me
by Candace Shaw
Rating: 4.6 Stars
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Price: $2.99 Save $1.00
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“Wonderful book. The character’s had a great relationship with one another…” -shEron

Part One- Cannon Arrington has pushed aside a social life to dedicate his time to medical school, extracurricular activities, and helping others … that is, until he lays his eyes on the angelic face of Yasmine Dubose.

For Cannon, meeting her was a breath of fresh air. Something about the bubbly, sexy teacher makes him realize he needs to stop and smell the roses.

Yasmine has had a crush on Cannon since high school, but he'd never noticed the nerdy freshman.

Now she's blossomed into a woman who's full of life.

She knows Cannon's drive for success is important to him, but she fears he'll become even more of a workaholic than her father, who died when she was a child.

Will Cannon settle down and learn how to balance his career and love life, or will he lose the simply amazing woman who has stolen his heart?

Part Two- Dr. Cannon Arrington's mission is to help people in need. But when his ex fiancée re enters his life after twelve years, he has a new mission. Never let her get away again.

Yasmine Dubose never stopped loving Cannon. Instead, she learned to live without him, guarding her heart in the process.

However, when they are brought together to plan a wedding for their best friends, Yasmine is faced with the challenge of following her heart this time around or risk losing the only man she's ever loved.


809 Jacob Street
by Marty Young
Rating: 4.1 Stars
Genre: Horror
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“A refreshingly hypnotic tale that blends Monster Squad and the small-town coming-of-age themes of Stephen King to his own dark and surreal ends.” -Robert Hood, author

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Fourteen year old Byron James wishes he’d never been dragged to Parkton.

It’s a crazy sideshow of a town in the middle of god-damn nowhere, and he’s stranded there.

To make matters worse, his two new friends – his only friends – turn out to be class rejects with an unhealthy interest in monsters.

They want to discover the truth to the infamous monster house at number 809 Jacob Street.

Joey Blue is an old bluesman who fell into his songs and couldn't find his way out again.

Now he's a Gutterbreed, one of the slinking shifting shadows haunting the town's alleys.

When an old dead friend comes begging for help, Joey's world is torn apart.

He is forced to stare down the man he has become in order to rescue the man he once was – and there is only one place he can do that.

The house on Jacob Street calls to everyone, but what will they find when they open its door?


The Plantation Series – Books 1-3
by Stella Samiotou Fitzsimons
Rating: 4.3 Stars
Genre: Science Fiction
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“The writing was remarkable, the characters were entertaining, and the storyline was phenomenal.” – Loves All Things Books, Book Blog


A century has passed since they arrived. Human history has been erased. Children are enslaved on Alien plantations.

Some have heard whispers of the existence of a rebel band of humans who roam free in the forests.

Most slaves dare not speak of the rebels for fear the mutant guards will grab and make an example of them.

Seventeen-year-old Freya is pulled away in the night not by the mutants, but by her old friend Finn, to join the Saviors, the mythic band of rebel teens.

Her bliss fades when she discovers she is the only Savior without a special ability.

She is the odd one out, slowly pushing Finn away, defying Damian, the leader of the Saviors, and antagonizing the fierce and beautiful Daphne.

In her despair Freya reaches deep within to discover a dark destiny, a truth so heavy it threatens to destroy her.


They have waited for her all these years, even before she was born. She lives hidden from their vulture-like drones, hidden in the dark, cavernous lair of her enemies.

The unseen ones will come for her. They must come for her. Their very existence depends on finding her, the girl with the gift of light, of power, of life.

Haunted by a past she does not understand, by a destiny they plan for her, Freya must leave the Saviors behind, leave Damian and Finn, leave even little Pip and embark on a perilous journey with a beastly warrior.

She will venture out beyond the ends of the charted lands, risking all she holds dear to cross the dead zone to where the Dark Legion awaits.


They come from a noble legacy of wonder and discovery. They cut through wormholes, portals and anomalies like shadows skipping across a celestial sea.

The hooded ones appear in an instant and disappear in a fraction. Every sleeping child fears a glimpse of their ghastly faces in their darkest dreams.

The Shadow Empire is dying. Their struggle for survival has reached a final battlefield in the forests of a primitive planet called Earth.

Freya, the hunted one, the most wanted fugitive in the history of the empire, wants to make everything right in her own dying world.

She feels rage flowing through her fingertips. She feels her broken heart hungering savage ways.

She must become like nothing the world has ever known to save Damian, to save the floating city, to save Finn and Pip and little Tobi, too, but with war looming, will she be able to save her own soul?



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Murder Offstage
by L.B. Hathaway
Rating: 5.0 Stars
Genre: Mystery
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When Posie Parker's childhood friend is robbed of a priceless jewel and becomes a suspect in a cold-blooded murder case, budding detective Posie vows she will clear his name.

Aided by her seriously gorgeous assistant Len, Posie soon realizes things are not quite as they seem, and the darkly-glamorous world of London's theatre and glittering nightclubs prove far more dangerous than she ever could have imagined.

Just who exactly is the dangerous Lucky Lucy Gibson? And who is it she has killed in the lobby of the Ritz Hotel? And more importantly, what on earth has happened to Mr Minks, the much-loved office cat?


Kiss The Girls
by Pete Brassett
Rating: 4.5 Stars
Genre: Thriller and Suspense
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When Stan gets back from the war, he finds a lot has changed in 1940s London.

And although he quickly builds up a semblance of normality around himself, his underlying inability to cope with the trauma of battle finally triggers a series of violent events that will become another man's life-long obsession to reveal.


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