First Reads

Be the first to read new books! Prerelease books are listed for giveaway by publishers and authors, and members can enter to win. Winners are picked randomly at the end of the giveaway.

  • Tides of Possibility by K.J. Russell
    Tides of Possibility
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    Release date: Jul 24, 2014
    **3 SIGNED COPIES**

    These thirty stories and poems have a tidal pull that will upraise your mind in a celestial rhythm as smooth as the phases of the m…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 19 - Sep 19, 2014
    3 copies available, 286 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Eyes of Freedom's Daughter by Lyra Mae Butterfly
    The Eyes of Freedom's Daughter: Poet & Art
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    Release date: Apr 27, 2014
    Words and urban images unite in this collection of poetry and photography featuring art and scenes from the streets of Brooklyn, Manhattan and Harlem…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 19 - Sep 19, 2014
    2 copies available, 410 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Devils' Alliance by Roger Moorhouse
    The Devils' Alliance: Hitler's Pact with Stalin, 1939-1941
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    Release date: Sep 23, 2014
    History remembers the Soviets and the Nazis as bitter enemies and ideological rivals, the two mammoth and opposing totalitarian regimes of World War I…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 19 - Sep 19, 2014
    2 copies available, 585 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Trouble Has A New Name by Adite Banerjie
    Trouble Has A New Name
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    Contemporary Romance Giveaway for Indian Readers:

    To celebrate the release of my new contemporary romance, "Trouble Has A New Name", I will give away t…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 20 - Sep 19, 2014
    2 copies available, 122 people requesting
    Countries available: IN
  • Motown Encyclopedia by Graham Betts
    Motown Encyclopedia
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    Release date: Jun 07, 2014
    Motown means different things to different people. The mere mention of perhaps the most iconic record label in history is often enough to invoke memor…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 20 - Sep 19, 2014
    2 copies available, 610 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Double Life by S. Usher Evans
    Double Life (Razia, #1)
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    Release date: Jun 12, 2014
    Piracy is a Game - How much are you worth? Win one of three *SIGNED* paperback copies of Double Life!

    Since she was a little girl, everyone - from her…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 21 - Sep 19, 2014
    3 copies available, 1072 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Severed Streets by Paul Cornell
    The Severed Streets (Shadow Police, #2)
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    Desperate to find a case to justify the team's existence, with budget cuts and a police strike on the horizon, Quill thinks he's struck gold when a ca…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 22 - Sep 19, 2014
    4 copies available, 616 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The All-American King by Kent Krause
    The All-American King
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    What if King David lived in modern times? Rather than leading the people of Israel, what if he became a beloved American sports hero?

    Based on events i…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 22 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 250 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Homeowner With a Gun by Samuel Hawley
    Homeowner With a Gun
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2014
    AUTHOR-SIGNED ADVANCE REVIEW COPY!

    HOMEOWNER WITH A GUN: A THRILLER

    It's the middle of the night. You’re awakened by a noise. Someone is in your house.…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 22 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 1119 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Twilight Hour by Nicci Gerrard
    The Twilight Hour
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    Release date: Oct 23, 2014
    20 x proof editions to giveaway

    From the bestselling author of THE WINTER HOUSE comes a beautifully crafted new novel full of mystery and intrigue.

    Ele…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 22 - Sep 19, 2014
    20 copies available, 386 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • Collectors (A Bill Dix Novel) by C.L. Swinney
    Collectors (A Bill Dix Novel) (Volume 2)
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    Collectors, the smashing follow-up sequel to C. L. Swinney's debut best-selling novel, Gray Ghost, is finally here and is already ON THE BEST SELLERS…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 22 - Sep 19, 2014
    2 copies available, 234 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Alpha and the Omega by H.M. Charley Ada
    The Alpha and the Omega: An absurd philosophical tale about God, the end of the world, and what's on the other planets
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    Release date: Jun 21, 2014
    20 SIGNED COPIES!!

    For a full description (with artwork), please visit the book’s website: www.aothebook.com.

    Thank you for your interest! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 22 - Sep 19, 2014
    20 copies available, 818 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Gifted Dead by Jenna Black
    The Gifted Dead (Gifted, #1)
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    Release date: Sep 23, 2014
    The Gifted Dead, book 1 in Jenna Black's new Gifted series.

    Politics and magic make dangerous bedfellows.

    Deep within the Order, the seeds of corruptio…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 24 - Sep 19, 2014
    5 copies available, 821 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Letters of the West by Michelle E. Walch
    Letters of the West: An ABC Book of the Many Plants, Animals, and Other Curious Features of the West
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    Release date: Sep 19, 2014
    A is for Alpenglow, F is for Foxglove, X is for Xeriscape, and Z is for Zigzag! The wilderness of the West is captured in this alphabet book showcasin…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 25 - Sep 19, 2014
    15 copies available, 461 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Key-Stone of the Bridge by Craig Meggy
    The Key-Stone of the Bridge
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    A giveaway of an independent Scottish novel.

    Timed for the day after the vote - perhaps for an independent Scotland??
    Called The Key-Stone of the Bridge…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 25 - Sep 19, 2014
    2 copies available, 132 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • Broken by Laura Wright
    Broken (The Cavanaugh Brothers, #2)
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    Release date: Oct 07, 2014
    You loved Branded and now it's time to return to the Triple C ranch with the Cavanaugh brothers in BROKEN by Laura Wright!

    For years, James Cavanaugh h…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 26 - Sep 19, 2014
    20 copies available, 941 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Only by HelenKay Dimon
    Only
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    Release date: Oct 07, 2014
    She had you at her Mercy and now HelenKay Dimon entices with ONLY. Now's your chance to win an advanced copy!

    Sebastian Jameson negotiates for high-end…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 26 - Sep 19, 2014
    20 copies available, 861 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Ride-Along by Alan Orloff
    Ride-Along
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    From Agatha Award-nominated author Alan Orloff (writing as Zak Allen), a novel of suspense (and love):

    Trey Powers never killed a cop before. Never had…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 26 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 274 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Mr Mac and Me by Esther Freud
    Mr Mac and Me
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    Release date: Sep 11, 2014
    Win 1 of 10 hardback copies of Esther Freud's new novel MR MAC AND ME; a breathtaking story of an unlikely friendship from the bestselling author of H…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 27 - Sep 19, 2014
    10 copies available, 305 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • Wicked Glory by DelSheree Gladden
    Wicked Glory (Someone Wicked This Way Comes, #3)
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    Release date: Oct 10, 2014
    Enter to win a PAPERBACK copy of Wicked Glory, book 3 in the Someone Wicked This Way Comes Series, along with a signed bookmark from Clean Teen Publis…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 27 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 224 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Silencer by Paul Alkazraji
    The Silencer
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    A thriller set in Albania, Turkey, Greece and England.

    Jude Kilburn and his wife Alex have moved from London to Albania to grow the church, in particul…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 352 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Heyday of Malcolm Margolin by Kim Bancroft
    The Heyday of Malcolm Margolin: The Damn Good Times of a Fiercely Independent Publisher
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    In an age of big box stores and media conglomerates, how can an independent publishing house survive—and even thrive? Kim Bancroft takes us into Heyda…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    5 copies available, 269 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • On the Edge by Edward St. Aubyn
    On the Edge
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    Release date: Sep 25, 2014
    FROM THE MAN BOOKER–SHORTLISTED AUTHOR OF THE PATRICK MELROSE NOVELS

    Called “the most brilliant novelist of his generation” (Alan Hollinghurst), Edward…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    15 copies available, 645 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Consumed by Melissa Toppen
    Consumed (The Breathless Series, #1)
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    *SIGNED COPY
    Enter for your chance to win an autographed copy of Consumed- Book 1 in the Breathless Series! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 465 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Collide by Melissa Toppen
    Collide (Two Hearts #1)
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    *SIGNED COPY
    Enter to win an autographed copy of Collide- Book 1 in the Two Hearts Series! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 391 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Traveler by Melissa Toppen
    The Traveler: The Amulet of Life
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    *SIGNED COPY
    Enter for your chance to win an autographed copy of THE TRAVELER! An amazing story about love, loss, and the existence of life outside of…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 350 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Finding Kenley by Melissa Toppen
    Finding Kenley
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    *SIGNED COPY
    Enter for your chance to win an autographed copy of Finding Kenley- a hot new must read romance! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 29 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 374 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Railway Ribaldry by W. Heath Robinson
    Railway Ribaldry: Being 96 pages of railway humour
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    Release date: Aug 19, 2014
    First published for the centenary of the Great Western Railway in 1935, Railway Ribaldry is an affectionate and humorous look at life on board the com…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 02 - Sep 19, 2014
    8 copies available, 427 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Dire by Alyssa Rose Ivy
    Dire (The Dire Wolves Chronicles, #1)
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    Release date: Sep 15, 2014
    *New Adult Paranormal Romance*

    Gage was the first guy I ever wanted. He was my first crush and my first fantasy, but he wasn't my first in any other w…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 03 - Sep 19, 2014
    1 copy available, 1034 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Confesssions of the World's Oldest Shotgun Bride by Gail Hart
    Confesssions of the World's Oldest Shotgun Bride
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    Release date: Aug 29, 2014
    Rules were meant to be broken; condoms not so much…

    Business executive Katie St. John has given up on love, which she sucks at, to focus on her red-ho…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 03 - Sep 19, 2014
    5 copies available, 697 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more