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.

  • The Preservationist by Justin Kramon
    The Preservationist
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    Release date: Sep 15, 2014
    "One of my favorite thrillers of the year." —Otto Penzler, Edgar award-winning editor and founder of The Mysterious Press

    **An irresistible psychologic…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 31 - Aug 31, 2014
    10 copies available, 377 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Reputable Surrender by Riley Murphy
    Reputable Surrender (Trust in Me, #5)
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    Release date: Jun 21, 2014
    ***ONE AUTOGRAPH COPY***
    OF
    ***REPUTABLE SURRENDER***

    5 OUT OF 5 STARS

    Another Dom to love:Riley undeniably hit it out of the park with this one.

    The b…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 02 - Sep 13, 2014
    1 copy available, 375 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Shiri by D.S. Taylor
    Shiri
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    Shiri blocks her ears to her mother’s screams and sees the arrows strike her father’s chest. With their murderers bearing down on her she turns to obe…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 12 - Aug 22, 2014
    1 copy available, 375 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Spring Fever by Barbara Winkes
    Spring Fever (Callie & Rebecca, #3)
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    Release date: Jul 29, 2014
    The winner will receive a signed copy of Spring Fever, book 3 in the series about Callie and Rebecca (lesbian romance).

    Synopsis:
    What doesn't kill love…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 02 - Aug 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 375 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The ABC List of Feature Ideas by Michael Ray Smith
    The ABC List of Feature Ideas
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    Release date: Feb 14, 2014
    By now, you have tried your hand at writing either as a blogger or a freelance writer or someone who is writing for free just to have the opportunity…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 14 - Oct 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 375 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • A Symphony of Echoes by Jodi Taylor
    A Symphony of Echoes (The Chronicles of St Mary's, #2)
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    Release date: Jul 24, 2014
    Book Two in the madcap time-travel series based at the St Mary's Institute of Historical Research that seems to be everyone's cup of tea.

    In the second…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 22 - Aug 22, 2014
    2 copies available, 374 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Ugly Girls by Lindsay Hunter
    Ugly Girls
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    A powerful, voice-driven novel with the breakneck pace that people have come to expect from Lindsay Hunter

    The Chicago Tribune called her stories "Mesm…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 22 - Oct 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 374 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Into the Night Sky by Caroline Finnerty
    Into the Night Sky
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    Release date: Aug 28, 2014
    "Impossible to put down" - Irish Independent

    Conor Fahy, owner of a struggling bookshop, is finding it hard to cope in the aftermath of his partner Len…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 18 - Sep 18, 2014
    2 copies available, 374 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Nine Lives of Adam Blake by Ryan Gladney
    Nine Lives of Adam Blake
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    Release date: Oct 04, 2014
    Win a rare, autographed copy from the acclaimed debut's very first print run!!!

    Adam Blake knows what fate awaits him after death. He has died before,…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 04 - Oct 04, 2014
    10 copies available, 374 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Two Bar Mitzvahs by Kat Bastion
    Two Bar Mitzvahs (No Weddings, #3)
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    Release date: Oct 20, 2014
    Win an autographed copy of TWO BAR MITZVAHS, the third book in the No Weddings Series!

    Summer heats up in this third book in the No Weddings Series, wh…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Oct 17, 2014
    5 copies available, 374 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Andy Project by Kathy Trithardt
    The Andy Project
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    Andy always wanted to write, but when he takes a step outside of the security of the finance world, he's not sure if it's the right thing to do. Once…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 20 - Aug 20, 2014
    1 copy available, 373 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Tei, A Memoir of the End of War and Beginning of Peace by Tei Fujiwara
    Tei, A Memoir of the End of War and Beginning of Peace
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    Release date: Jun 01, 2014
    More than sixty years ago, in a nation devastated by World War II, Tei Fujiwara wrote her memoir 流れる星は生きている Nagareru Hoshiwa Ikiteiru) about her harro…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 01 - Aug 29, 2014
    15 copies available, 373 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Tell Me a Secret by Ann Everett
    Tell Me a Secret
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    Release date: Aug 26, 2014
    Jace Sloan has it all. He's smoking hot, a college football star with a storybook family, and he's never met a woman he couldn't charm. He's also neve…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 20 - Aug 31, 2014
    5 copies available, 373 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • You by Caroline Kepnes
    You
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    *GALLEY GIVEAWAY*

    Love hurts...

    When aspiring writer Guinevere Beck strides into the East Village bookstore where Joe works, he’s instantly smitten. Bec…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 30 - Aug 25, 2014
    15 copies available, 372 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • 53 Letters For My Lover by Leylah Attar
    53 Letters For My Lover (53 Letters For My Lover, #1)
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    To celebrate the release of the upcoming paperback, win a rare, signed proof copy.

    "Every once in a while, you come across a book that makes your heart…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 13 - Aug 27, 2014
    1 copy available, 372 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Groomed For Murder by Annie Knox
    Groomed For Murder (Pet Boutique #2)
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    1 signed copy of Groomed for Murder View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 14 - Aug 21, 2014
    10 copies available, 372 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Moon Whispers by G. Michael Vasey
    Moon Whispers
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    Release date: May 26, 2014
    A paperback version of Moon whispers signed by the author. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 27 - Aug 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 372 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Give War and Peace a Chance by Andrew D. Kaufman
    Give War and Peace a Chance: Tolstoyan Wisdom for Troubled Times
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    From a popular Tolstoy scholar: an entertaining, thought-provoking, and accessible argument for why War and Peace is more relevant to readers now than…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 06 - Aug 20, 2014
    1 copy available, 371 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Aeonian Kiss by Nicki Scalise
    Aeonian Kiss (Revenants in Purgatory #2)
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    Release date: Jul 26, 2014
    SIGNED copy of Aeonian Kiss,the newly released, second book of the Revenants in Purgatory series.

    What happens to the dead when they die? Do they go to…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 02 - Sep 02, 2014
    1 copy available, 370 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Between by Megan Whitmer
    Between
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    Release date: Jul 29, 2014
    1 signed paperback copy of Between View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 11 - Aug 31, 2014
    1 copy available, 370 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Black Dance by Nancy Huston
    Black Dance
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    Release date: Sep 09, 2014
    Screenwriter Milo Noirlac is dying. As he lies in his hospital bed, voices from his past and present—real and imagined—come to him in the dark, each t…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 15 - Aug 22, 2014
    25 copies available, 369 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Alphabet Wildlife A to Z by Nata Romeo
    Alphabet Wildlife A to Z
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    Release date: Jul 07, 2014
    Enter to win a paperback copy for Alphabet Wildlife A to Z.

    This book giveaway is open to members in only the following countries: US and CA.

    If you win…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 11 - Aug 31, 2014
    1 copy available, 369 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Extremely Successful Salesman's Club by Chris     Murray
    The Extremely Successful Salesman's Club
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    Release date: Jan 21, 2014
    10 Signed copies View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 09 - Sep 21, 2014
    10 copies available, 368 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Dead Soul Mary by M.J. Winn
    Dead Soul Mary: A Novel
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    Release date: Mar 03, 2014
    WIN A SIGNED PAPERBACK COPY OF THE NEW SUPERNATURAL THRILLER, DEAD SOUL MARY: A NOVEL BY M.J. WINN!

    IndieReader 5 STAR RATED, Top Book Pick

    ...the novel…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 02 - Sep 03, 2014
    1 copy available, 368 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Room 1208 by Sophia Renny
    Room 1208
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    ***Signed Copy***
    5 Stars - Reviewer Top Pick - Night Owl Reviews
    "Sizzling hot! Amazing how in such a few pages a truly romantic story unfolds."
    "This s…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 17 - Sep 13, 2014
    2 copies available, 368 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Red Winter by Dan  Smith
    Red Winter
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    Release date: Jul 15, 2014
    “ [A] pulse-pounder set in 1920 Central Russia...luminous prose complements the compelling plot. ” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

    1920, central Ru…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 23 - Aug 23, 2014
    3 copies available, 368 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A New Darkness by Joseph Delaney
    A New Darkness (The Starblade Chronicles, #1)
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    A new, chilling, thrilling trilogy from the author of the best-selling Last Apprentice series continues Tom Ward’s story as he takes his place as the…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 11 - Sep 08, 2014
    20 copies available, 368 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Roots as Strong as a Mango Tree by Sandra   Hardy
    Roots as Strong as a Mango Tree
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    Release date: Jul 11, 2014
    10 paperback copies of ROOTS AS STRONG AS A MANGO TREE by Sandra Hardy View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 25 - Aug 25, 2014
    10 copies available, 367 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • We Are Not Ourselves by Matthew   Thomas
    We Are Not Ourselves
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    Destined to be a classic, this “powerfully moving” (Chad Harbach, The Art of Fielding), multigenerational debut novel of an Irish-American family is n…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 05 - Aug 20, 2014
    20 copies available, 367 people requesting
    Countries available: CA
  • Last Plane to Heaven by Jay Lake
    Last Plane to Heaven: The Final Collection
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    Release date: Sep 16, 2014
    Last Plane to Heaven is the final and definitive short story collection of award-winning SF author Jay Lake, author of Green, Endurance, and Kalimpura…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 30 - Aug 27, 2014
    5 copies available, 367 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA