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Giveaways

  • Anatomy of a Ponzi by Colleen Cross
    Anatomy of a Ponzi: Scams Past and Present
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    Release date: Jan 01, 2014
    Charles Ponzi lent the Ponzi scheme its name, but he is not the first—or the last—to dupe investors with this age-old con.

    The biggest Ponzi scheme of…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 23 - Aug 18, 2014
    1 copy available, 976 people requesting
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  • The Garden by Robin Craig Clark
    The Garden
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    A love story for the Heart and Soul. Winner of the prestigious Premier's Book Awards in Western Australia.

    Inspired by the Upanishads ancient poems tha…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 23 - Aug 18, 2014
    1 copy available, 2805 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Game Theory by Colleen Cross
    Game Theory (Katerina Carter Fraud Thriller, #2)
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    Release date: Jan 01, 2014
    "Another gripping page-turner from Colleen Cross..."

    Katerina Carter struggles to cope with her uncle Harry’s ever-worsening Alzheimer's just as she la…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 02 - Aug 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 760 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • What Laura Saw by Sarah   King
    What Laura Saw
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    Release date: Jul 22, 2014
    A woman undergoes a course of hypnotherapy for a simple phobia. It sets in motion a terrifying chain of events that will turn her world upside down.

    '…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 16 - Aug 10, 2014
    1 copy available, 457 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Forbidden by Kimberley Griffiths Little
    Forbidden
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    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    "Lush, lyrical, romantic. FORBIDDEN transports readers into a vividly imagined place and time.” –Claudia Gray, New York Times bestselling author

    "Dee…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 980 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Blood of the Earth Series by Jonathan Kittrell
    The Blood of the Earth Series: Volume 1 (Books 1-2)
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    Release date: Jul 16, 2014
    Volume 1 of The Blood of the Earth Series contains Book 1, The Whispering: The Riley Family Mystery, and Book 2, The Shadow Cult.

    The Whispering: The…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 18 - Aug 18, 2014
    1 copy available, 172 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Death on the Needle by Chris Kersey
    Death on the Needle
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    Release date: Mar 09, 2014
    Death on the Needle is a Young Adult murder mystery set in the exotic South Pacific.

    Canadian triathlete Jackson Phelps moves halfway around the world…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 30 - Aug 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 318 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB
  • Io Deceneus by Florian Armas
    Io Deceneus: Journal of a Time Traveler (The Living Universe, #1)
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    The Universe is conscious, discreet, has many avatars, and likes to experiment on … us. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 09 - Oct 05, 2014
    1 copy available, 699 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Forest of Fortune by Jim Ruland
    Forest of Fortune
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    Release date: Aug 01, 2014
    Something’s not right at Thunderclap Casino…

    While working the floor at the casino on the ultra-rural Yukemaya Indian Reservation, Alice is visited by…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 02 - Aug 02, 2014
    5 copies available, 359 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Into the Arms of Madness by Regina Pacelli
    Into the Arms of Madness
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    LOVE ... WITH A SIDE OF PSYCHO!

    In this heart-pounding thriller, a newlywed skates out onto thin ice when she confronts madness and family secrets head…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 03 - Aug 02, 2014
    1 copy available, 658 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Sunni by Julianna Boyer
    Sunni: The Life and Love of King Tutankhamun's Wife
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    Release date: Mar 31, 2014
    Enter for a chance to win one of three autographed copies of the book Sunni: The Life and Love of King Tutankhamun's Wife.

    The dramatic story of the b…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 09 - Aug 02, 2014
    3 copies available, 397 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • When No One Is Watching by Natalie Charles
    When No One Is Watching
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    Giving away 5 signed copies!

    To find her missing sister and an attacker she can't remember, criminal profiler Mia Perez teams up with gorgeous Boston P…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 17 - Aug 02, 2014
    5 copies available, 566 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Missing Tulip Bulbs by Nancy T. Lucas
    The Missing Tulip Bulbs: A Springer Spaniel Mystery
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    Release date: Jun 01, 2014
    Who would steal 700 tulip bulbs?

    Scout and his friends are back in their third adventure in “The Springer Spaniel Mysteries” series! In “The Missing Tu…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 03 - Aug 03, 2014
    5 copies available, 279 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Maid of Secrets by Jennifer  McGowan
    Maid of Secrets
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    Release date: Jun 24, 2014
    Orphan Meg Fellowes makes her living picking pockets—until she steals from the wrong nobleman. Instead of rotting in prison like she expected, she’s w…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 03 - Aug 03, 2014
    10 copies available, 1016 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Secret Place by Tana French
    The Secret Place
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    Release date: Aug 28, 2014
    I KNOW WHO KILLED HIM

    Could these few words, posted on a notice board in an exclusive girls' boarding school, be Detective Stephen Moran's passport to…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 21 - Aug 03, 2014
    200 copies available, 296 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • The Officially Unofficial Files of Dr. Gordon B. Gray by Darcy Fray
    The Officially Unofficial Files of Dr. Gordon B. Gray
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    Release date: Feb 03, 2014
    *Win a Signed Copy!*

    Twenty-three year old wunderkind professor, Dr. Gordon B. Gray has it all, a Nobel Prize, tenure at Caltech University and looks t…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 19 - Aug 03, 2014
    1 copy available, 243 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • One Kill Away by Alex  Maclean
    One Kill Away
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    Release date: Mar 01, 2014
    ***SIGNED COPY***

    Halifax homicide detective Allan Stanton's walked away from his job to reconnect with his young son, until a killer starts methodical…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 27 - Aug 03, 2014
    1 copy available, 660 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Beware Beware by Steph Cha
    Beware Beware: A Juniper Song Mystery
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    Release date: Aug 12, 2014
    Enter for a chance to win Steph Cha's BEWARE BEWARE!

    Juniper Song—an unforgettable new crime heroine hailed as “young, sharp, and worldly-wise” by New…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 21 - Aug 04, 2014
    10 copies available, 247 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Only Gingers Can Be Witches by J.A. Trevor
    Only Gingers Can Be Witches
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    Time for another giveaway! About ten copies of GINGERS have gone to deserving winners so far, and I want to get more free copies out there. I also wan…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 04 - Aug 04, 2014
    2 copies available, 418 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Island in the Clouds by Susan M. Toy
    Island in the Clouds
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    *5 signed paperback copies available of tropical murder mystery set on the exotic Caribbean island of Bequia! First in the "Bequia Perspectives" serie…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 16 - Aug 04, 2014
    5 copies available, 634 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • No Safe House by Linwood Barclay
    No Safe House
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    Release date: Aug 05, 2014
    New York Times bestselling author Linwood Barclay delivers an electrifying novel of suspense in which a family’s troubled past is about to return in m…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 28 - Aug 04, 2014
    25 copies available, 424 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Tray (Volume One) Essence by Ernest Grant
    The Tray (Volume One) Essence
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    Release date: Jun 23, 2014
    "He had hit here in the head with the hammer six times before he realized he had done it. There was no way she was not dead." This is the opening sent…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 04 - Aug 04, 2014
    10 copies available, 129 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Atlantis Gene by A.G. Riddle
    The Atlantis Gene (The Origin Mystery, #1)
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    Win a SIGNED copy!
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    The Atlantis Gene is the first book in the bestselling Origin Mystery trilogy (now in development to be…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 11 - Aug 04, 2014
    3 copies available, 579 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Luck for Hire by Katherine Nabity
    Luck for Hire
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    Release date: Apr 01, 2014
    One SIGNED copy!

    If science is a product of observation, then magic is the manipulation of what isn't or can't be observed. Private investigators are o…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 13 - Aug 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 176 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Bound to Danger by Katie Reus
    Bound to Danger (Deadly Ops, #2)
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    Release date: Aug 05, 2014
    One autographed copy of BOUND TO DANGER, book 2 in the Deadly Ops series by NYT Bestselling author Katie Reus!
    According to Publisher's Weekly, there i…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 17 - Aug 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 718 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Beach Bags and Burglaries by Dorothy Howell
    Beach Bags and Burglaries
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    Release date: Jul 29, 2014
    Autographed! Hardcover edition! The new book in the hilarious Haley Randolph mystery series.

    Haley and her three BFFs vacation at an ultra-exclusive i…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 19 - Aug 04, 2014
    5 copies available, 364 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Blind Moon Alley by John  Florio
    Blind Moon Alley (Jersey Leo, #2)
    by
    Release date: Aug 19, 2014
    ***AUTOGRAPHED REVIEW COPY***
    ***NEW NOVEL IN THE JERSEY LEO CRIME SERIES***

    "Compelling.... Florio has an enerring feel for the era and people, and we…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 24 - Aug 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 306 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Dangerous Illusions by Joseph J. Gabriele
    Dangerous Illusions
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    Release date: Feb 09, 2014
    Signed ARC!

    In a beguiling tale of deception and murder, desire and theft, seduction and betrayal—where nothing is what it appears to be—a man is murde…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Aug 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 154 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Art is the Lie by Courtney Cook Hopp
    Art is the Lie (A Vanderbie Novel, #1)
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    Release date: May 09, 2014
    SIGNED AUTHOR COPY!
    MATCHING BOOK MARK!

    A chance meeting, splashed against the bold and disjointed colors of Picasso, leaves 17-year-old CeeCee Vanderbi…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Aug 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 50 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Racing Through Darkness by G.K. Parks
    Racing Through Darkness (Alexis Parker, #5)
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    In preparation for the release of Camels and Corpses (8/5/2014), I'm giving away a copy of Racing Through Darkness.

    No matter how far or fast I run, so…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 11 - Aug 05, 2014
    1 copy available, 92 people requesting
    Countries available: US
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