Saturday, August 31, 2013

Kindle Daily Deals: six thrillers, romance, paranormal and a gothic novel!

Today's Daily Deals include six thrillers by Sandra Brown, a contemporary romance for $0.99, a paranormal mystery and a gothic novel for YAs.

Here's today's Kindle Daily Deal, available for $1.99 today!

Exclusive, by Sandra Brown.

In this, her most ambitious novel yet, Sandra Brown weaves a tale of murder, passion and intrigue in the pristine corridors of the White House.

Watergate, Schmatergate, get a load of this: a dead infant, a sleazy president, a manic-depressive first lady, an aide that makes G. Gordon Liddy look like a wuss, murder, adultery, a thousand skeletons peeping from a thousand closets. Exclusive moves so quickly because somebody is always doing something bad. TV journalist Barrie Travis interviews the first lady, a Southern belle still mourning the death of her infant. With a mixture of horror and self-interest, Travis perceives the slightest hint that the first infant didn't merely die, but was murdered. But by who, and why' As you can imagine, that's when it gets messy. The book might capsize under the sheer weight of seamy scandals and sleazy characters were it not for the almost-supernaturally spunky Travis and her somewhat reluctant love-object, craggy ex-Marine Gray Bondurant. Bondurant left the White House under a cloud. Was he the first lady's lover' Travis and Bondurant come together to solve the mystery, of course. If you read fast, you might just keep up.

457 pages, with a 4.3-star rating from 134 reviews. Text to Speech, X-Ray, enabled. Whispersync for Voice audiobook available for $0.99 if you purchase this book.

Five additional thrillers by Sandra Brown are available today for $1.99 each!

Here's today's Daily Romance Deal, available for $0.99 today!

I'm In No Mood For Love, by Rachel Gibson.

What is Clare Wingate doing' One minute she's suffering in a pretty-in-pink gown she'll never wear again, and the next thing she knows it's morning . . . and she has the nastiest hangover of her life.
To make matters worse, she's wearing nothing but a spritz of Escada and lying next to Sebastian Vaughan . . . her girlhood crush turned sexy, globe-hopping journalist. Somewhere between the toast and the toss of the bouquet she'd gotten herself into a whole lot of trouble.

Clare had the right to go wild—after all, she'd been knocked off her dyed-to-match shoes after finding her own fiancĂ© in a compromising position with the washing machine repairman. Clearly her society wedding is off.

But Sebastian pushed all the wrong buttons—and some of the right ones, too. Clare is in no mood for love—not even for lust—and wants to forget about Sebastian and his six-pack abs ASAP. But he isn't in the mood to go away, and his kiss is impossible to forget.

384 pages, with a 3.4-star rating from 67 reviews. Text to Speech, X-Ray, enabled.

Here's today's Daily Science Fiction/Fantasy Deal, available for $1.99 today!

Trail of Dead (Scarlett Bernard), by Melissa F. Olson.

As a null, Scarlett Bernard possesses a rare ability to counteract the supernatural by instantly neutralizing spells and magical forces. For years she has used her gift to scrub crime scenes of any magical traces, helping the powerful paranormal communities of Los Angeles stay hidden. But after LAPD detective Jesse Cruz discovered Scarlett’s secret, he made a bargain with her: solve a particularly grisly murder case, and he would stay silent about the city’s unearthly underworld.

Now two dead witches are found a few days before Christmas, and Scarlett is once again strong-armed into assisting the investigation. She soon finds a connection between the murders and her own former mentor, Olivia, a null who mysteriously turned into a vampire and who harbors her own sinister agenda. Now Scarlett must revisit her painful past to find Olivia—unless the blood-drenched present claims her life first.

310 pages, with a 4.3-star rating from 84 reviews. Kindle Owner's Lending Library, Text to Speech, X-Ray, Lending enabled.

Here's today's Kindle Daily Deal, available for $1.99 today!

The Madman's Daughter (Madman's Daughter - Trilogy), by Megan Shepherd.

For fans of Libba Bray, this first book in a gothic suspense trilogy is inspired by H. G. Wells's The Island of Dr. Moreau and has been hailed by New York Times bestseller Carrie Ryan as having "beautiful writing, breakneck pacing, a pulse-pounding mystery, and an irresistible romance."

Following accusations that her scientist father gruesomely experimented on animals, sixteen-year-old Juliet watched as her family and her genteel life in London crumbled around her—and only recently has she managed to piece her world back together. But when Juliet learns her father is still alive and working on a remote tropical island, she is determined to find out if the old accusations are true. Accompanied by her father's handsome young assistant, Montgomery, and an enigmatic castaway, Edward, Juliet travels to the island, only to discover the depths of her father's insanity. Torn between horror and scientific curiosity, Juliet knows she must end her father's dangerous experiments and escape her jungle prison before it's too late. Yet as the island falls into chaos, she discovers the extent of her father's genius—and madness—in her own blood.

437 pages, with a 4.2-star rating from 133 reviews. Kindle Owner's Lending Library, Text to Speech, X-Ray, enabled.

Happy Reading!


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