Today's Featured Books
Bright Blue Planet by Kim Catanzarite
Former three-term President of the United States Evander Peterman does his best to uphold the promise he made his mother to protect ordinary humans from the stronger, more-intelligent race of clones the powerful Jovian family has created. Fran Vasquez, former FBI agent and current head of the Jovians’ security squad, not only works with clones and hybrids but recently hired his son, creating tension between members of the squad. Meanwhile, Caroline, matriarch of the Jovian family, may be at odds with her husband, Edmund, who abruptly left Earth for no known reason. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Living Hell: Eva Jacobs by Joss L. Riley
Fallen by Patrick Abbott
War-weary veteran Brendan Murphy is assigned as a liaison to a mysterious alien race visiting Earth, the Sabia. He must balance the government's demands, the Sabia's hidden agenda, and his own PTSD to ensure peace. Can he and his new friends save everyone and his own mind? "Humour, science fiction, romance, religion, and twist...I never thought that it would be possible to have all in a coherent manner. The author has succeeded, and I'm pleasantly surprised." -Amazon Review. 4.2 stars, 55 ratings. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Aegyir Rises by Amanda Fleet
“There’s nothing out there as intriguing, tense, and unputdownable in the urban fantasy genre that I’ve came across in a very long time.” -Amazon Review. Reagan just wants a normal life. But an ancient demon demands revenge for something that happened lifetimes ago. Can she stop him before everyone she knows is slaughtered? If you like kick-ass heroines fighting forces of evil, you’ll love this! Book 1 in the series. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
FREE - Avenging Love by Kevin M. Mansoor
The Saga of the Phoenix by Oriano Galvanini
The Wysman by Dorothy A. Winsor
Former street kid Jarka was born with a crooked foot and uses a crutch, but that no longer matters now that he’s an apprentice Wysman, training to advise the king. When poor kids start to go missing from the city’s streets though, Jarka suspects that whatever’s causing the disappearances comes from the castle. Now he needs to watch his step or risk losing the position he fought so hard to win. But when someone close to him becomes the latest victim, Jarka knows he’s running out of time. 4.6 stars, 51 ratings. From $3.99 SHOP NOW /
Arkhangelsk by Elizabeth H. Bonesteel
Millennial Scenes: The Scenes Series by Christian Celind
Dane, Roc, Lia, Hale, and Britt are good at what they do. It's the only thing they do. In a utopian future, these adolescents are the stars of the show. They just don’t know it. Ana has a different perspective on things. Very different. When she learns the fate of the groups, she knows she has to risk her future to save them all. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Dominion of Darkness by Deleyna Marr
"A tapestry of healing, magic, and hope." -Amazon Review. Caught between the powers of Shadow and Light, Elainya must find a way beyond her grief to defeat the demon who robbed her of her soulmate, redeem the kingdom, and restore a magical race doomed by her own desperation. "A highly engrossing tale of war, magic, and rising above grief." -Reader's Favorite. From $3.99 SHOP NOW /
The Dying Party by Jeff R. Kelland
Save Him by William M. Hayes
Discover the award-winning time-travel thriller that Blue Ink Reviews says "combines the physics of chaos theory and the whiz-bang action of a techno thriller to fuel a military page-turner that tests the faith of everyone involved.” Winner of American Fiction, Author Circle, Pinnacle Achievement, International Impact, and Audiobook Reviewer's Awards. 4.2 stars, 151 ratings. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Free online: Newberry Authors Panel at the Virginia Festival of Books
Free online: Newberry Authors Panel at the Virginia Festival of Books. Andrea Beatriz Arango, a former schoolteacher and winner of a 2023 Newbery Honor for Iveliz Explains It All, sits down with Meg Medina, the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, a Newbery Award medalist, and the NYT bestselling author of Merci Suárez Plays It Cool, to talk about what it means to write the books they wish were on the shelves during their middle school years. Saturday, March 25, 12:30 p.m. EDT.
“When I write now, I pretend I'm holding hands with the old me. I try to make sense of all those questions for her.” ~Meg Medina
FREE - Sundered Sky by Ariele Sieling
The Seven Days of Christmas by Tess Thompson
Flynn Barnes and his wife, Shannon, have had an idyllic marriage—until she discovers the dangerous secret he kept from her...one that threatens to ruin their marriage and the stability of a happy home for their two little girls. Flynn follows the advice of his siblings in an attempt to gain back Shannon's love and trust—but can he win back her love before it's too late? Along with their focus on Flynn, the family is also helping plan Cymbeline's wedding to Viktor. Join the Barnes family for this bonus novella in the bestselling Emerson Pass Historicals. 4.5 stars, 1300+ ratings. From $3.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Osaka Games by Yurie Kiri
Lover's Moon by Mark Leslie and Julie Strauss
FREE - West of Jaws by Capes
"Beautiful, romantic." -Foreword Reviews. As they track an enemy across a magical land, Helisent, a witch, and Samson, a wolf, uncover a series of troubling mysteries and a budding love that will change their lives forever. An adult "romantasy"...think Sex and the City meets The Witcher. "A playful twist on the fantasy genre...who knew witches like to party?" - Kirkus. Book 1 in the series. FREE - SHOP NOW /
Dangerous as Sin
When you love a villain, do you become one too? In a world of black-and-white, the gray in between just got more inviting. Laws are easily broken when you are at the hands of these dangerous-as-sin men. Watch as the man before you destroys everything in his path to claim what is his: You. Villains are determined by the eyes of the beholder, and all we see is desire. Twenty-two brand-new and exclusive novellas, taking us on an anti-hero adventure, one stuttering breath at a time. 4.7 stars, 108 ratings. From $0.99 SHOP NOW /
Fake Dating my Baby Daddy by Josie Hart
"An addictive, well-written story, with out-of-this-world romance and heartbreaking moments." -Amazon review. I’m fake-dating a real-life demigod with a perfect body to match his 10/10 face. His jilted ex-girlfriend wants him back, so I play new girlfriend. But pretend turns real with this big, fat plus sign. Will he stay or run, now that he’s my baby daddy? "The chemistry between Gavin and Paige is palpable and the steamy scenes are H-O-T. If you're looking for a book that will make you laugh, cry, and swoon, this is it!" -Amazon review. 4.6 stars, 99 ratings. From $0.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Morrigan's Bidding by Daniel Schinhofen
Sean was just waiting for his best friend to show up at the bar so they could play some pool. It came as a shock when the tall blonde man accosted Sean. When the fight ended, Sean found himself in a meeting with Odin, Archangel Michael, Lucifer, and Morrigan, all vying for his soul. Sean choose to go with the goddess of Fate, Death, and Battle, and found himself with a new body and the chance to live a new life on a new world. But he learns quickly that words have power in this world, and that Agreements are binding. An eBookFairs "Best in Show" selection. Book 1 in the series. 4.6 stars, 2600+ ratings. From $4.99. Free via KU. SHOP NOW /
Spotlight on National Puppy Day - and The Adventures of Bruno and Grace!
March 23 is National Puppy Day, a day to focus on the theme of "Love, Rescue, Adopt," and to celebrate the magic and unconditional love that puppies bring to our lives.
Another great way to celebrate? Catch up on The Adventures of Bruno and Grace from author Rachel Young! Middle grade readers will thoroughly enjoy following Bruno, a retired police dog, and his best friend, Grace, on their many adventures.
The Adventures of Bruno and Grace: Into the WildE-book: $4.99 (free via Kindle Unlimited)
The Adventures of Bruno and GraceE-book: FREE!
About the Author
Rachel (Janssen) Young grew up in Lansing, IL, a suburb of Chicago. She graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Consumer Sciences. In 2006 she moved to southern California where she met her police officer husband. Today she is the mother of two children and two police K9s.
Today's indie books + free online lit event!
Today's line-up of Featured Books is indicative of the great work coming out of the indie publishing world. Scroll down to learn more.
What's New in Historical Fiction: Tune in to this regular panel series featuring historical novelists. This week: Erika Robuck, author of Sisters of Night and Fog; Patricia Bernstein author of A Noble Cunning; Edie Cay author of A Viscount's Vengeance; and Stephanie Marie Thornton author of Her Lost Words. Thursday, March 23, 7 p.m. CDT.
"People of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things." ~Leonardo da Vinci