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.

  • In Search of Promised Lands by Samuel J. Steiner
    In Search of Promised Lands: A Religious History of Mennonites in Ontario
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    Release date: Mar 09, 2015
    The wide-ranging story of Mennonite migration, theological diversity, and interaction with other Christian streams is distilled in this engaging volum…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 24 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 297 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Nothing Left Over by Toinette Lippe
    Nothing Left Over: A Plain and Simple Life
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    Release date: Apr 27, 2015
    This book on “interior housekeeping” illuminates the true measure of a life lived in terms of usefulness and integrity rather than accomplishment or p…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 24 - May 31, 2015
    5 copies available, 224 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Caitlin Star and the Rise of the Barbarians by James J. Caterino
    Caitlin Star and the Rise of the Barbarians: Caitlin Star book #3
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    In this exclusive Goodread’s special deluxe giveaway, each winner will receive two bonus limited edition prints of “Caitlin Star” artwork featured at…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 24 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 424 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Circling The Shadows by Paige Randall
    Circling The Shadows (Sunshine and Moonlight #1)
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    Release date: May 01, 2015
    John Halloway walks out on his wife’s funeral, cuts all ties and disappears. Eighteen months later, guilt-ridden, depressed and obsessed with thoughts…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 24 - May 31, 2015
    3 copies available, 113 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Playground Principle by David R. Smat
    The Playground Principle: 10 Steps to Enhance Your Working Partnerships
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    Release date: Jan 01, 2015

    As the premise of "The Playground Principle", the newest book authored by David R. Smat, experiences gleaned from our days spent at school recess unex…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 25 - May 31, 2015
    5 copies available, 138 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Scorpio Project by Amy Bartelloni
    The Scorpio Project (Andromeda #3)
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    Release date: Mar 10, 2015
    Enter to win one signed copy of YA dystopian "The Scorpio Project." It's the third book in the Andromeda series, but can be read as a stand alone.


    The…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 25 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 187 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • With No Regrets by Julie N. Ford
    With No Regrets
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    Release date: Jun 01, 2015
    Living With No Regrets Is Harder Than It Seems

    Finley isn’t exactly sure when her life began to feel unfamiliar. She suspects the transformation starte…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 25 - May 31, 2015
    3 copies available, 243 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Beginning of Never by O.E. Boroni
    The Beginning of Never
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    Release date: Apr 28, 2015
    Twilight meets Eleanor and Park in this contemporary romance story about a love that insists on forever.

    Enter to win 1 of 3 Paperback copies.

    When Leno…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 25 - May 31, 2015
    3 copies available, 612 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • She Of Thorn by Kalynn Campbell
    She Of Thorn: Poems and Rhyme of a Heart Unkind
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    * AUTHOR SIGNED COPY *
    SHE OF THORN
    (POEMS AND RHYME OF A HEART UNKIND)

    Poems of unrequited love and loneliness guide you through the tempestuous and ca…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 26 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB
  • Imaginary Brightness by Sheila  Myers
    Imaginary Brightness: A Durant Family Saga
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    Release date: May 31, 2015
    A historical family saga that takes you from the ballrooms of London to the supper clubs of New York City and into the dark and mysterious Adirondack…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 26 - May 31, 2015
    10 copies available, 268 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Caution to the Wind by F.R. Southerland
    Caution to the Wind (Elementals Series, Book 1)
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    Release date: Apr 25, 2015
    One autographed paperback edition of Caution to the Wind. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 26 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 244 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Rememberers by C. Edward Baldwin
    Rememberers
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    Release date: Jun 01, 2015
    5 signed copies of C. Edward Baldwin's exciting series opener, the urban fantasy thriller, Rememberers. A book Publishers Weekly says has a, "fascinat…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 27 - May 31, 2015
    5 copies available, 536 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Both Sides Now by Barbara Caridad Ferrer
    Both Sides Now
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    Release date: Jun 23, 2015
    For fans of Elizabeth Berg's TALK BEFORE SLEEP and the novels of Jodi Picoult comes the provocative new novel from Barbara Ferrer.

    In grief, they find…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 27 - May 31, 2015
    3 copies available, 204 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Waiting on Justin by Lucy H. Delaney
    Waiting on Justin
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    Print copy of Waiting on Justin View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 27 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 149 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Prince's Plight by J.W. Zulauf
    The Prince's Plight
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    Release date: Apr 27, 2015
    I'm giving away two signed copies of my newest book, The Prince's Plight (The Balderdash Saga Book 2).

    *Note* This is the second book in the series, bu…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 27 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 150 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Helping Henry Home by Gurpreet K. Sihat
    Helping Henry Home
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    Release date: Apr 27, 2015
    I'm giving away two free signed copies of my children's book Helping Henry Home (illustrations by Inderpal 'Indy' Sehmbi)!

    When Henry's Mummy and Dadd…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 29 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 75 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • Crossing the Eastern Front by Alan Stroe
    Crossing the Eastern Front: A Novel Based on the True Story of a Teenage SS Volunteer
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    Release date: Apr 20, 2015
    **** Signed Copy of CROSSING THE EASTERN FRONT ****

    Kidnapped at gunpoint by a German unit from his village in the heart of Transylvania, a devout teen…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 30 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 152 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Seeker by Amy  Reece
    Seeker (The Seeker Series, #1)
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    Release date: Apr 28, 2015
    ENTER TO WIN A SIGNED COPY OF SEEKER!!!

    Ally Moran has always just known about things—things she shouldn’t really be able to know… Suddenly when she st…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 30 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 327 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Faces of Exile by Marianne Kennedy
    Faces of Exile
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    Release date: Jan 10, 2015
    In the tradition of Southern novels, FACES OF EXILE deals with the themes of isolation, seduction, discovery and compassion. "Syracuse City" with its…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 30 - May 31, 2015
    10 copies available, 90 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Zombitions by Aurélie Mendonça
    Zombitions
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    Release date: Jan 02, 2015
    Depuis le début de l'humanité, la fine fleur des guerrières, les Nécrocides, contrecarrent les Maîtres Zombies dans leurs plans de domination du monde…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Apr 30 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 43 people requesting
    Countries available: CA, BE, and FR more
  • Unfounded by Michael Trocchia
    Unfounded
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    Divided into three parts, Michael Trocchia’s debut collection of verse is a lyric study on the forms of fate, a haunting discourse on the linguistic f…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 176 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Damaged Little Creatures by Leona Sevick
    Damaged Little Creatures
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    The poems in DAMAGED LITTLE CREATURES remind us that we can never remake ourselves entirely; we are distilled through the experiences that shape our e…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 195 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • NEB the Great by A.K. Frailey
    NEB the Great: Shadows of the Past (Deliverance Trilogy #3)
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    Neb the Great was raised to conquer and conquer he did until he met a woman who challenged his heart and enslaved him in a way he never thought possib…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 141 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • While We Were Watching Downton Abbey by Wendy  Wax
    While We Were Watching Downton Abbey
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    We are giving away 25 copies of WHILE WE WERE WATCHING DOWNTON ABBEY by Wendy Wax to gain excitement for her ALL-NEW book, A WEEK AT THE LAKE, on sale…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    25 copies available, 787 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • She's Not So Ordinary by C.A. Milson
    She's Not So Ordinary
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    She's Not So Ordinary is the third book in The Chosen series by C.A.Milson. In the latest tale, Jamiesonn has found a way back from the underworld to…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    2 copies available, 539 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • I Can't Believe It's Not Better by Monica Heisey
    I Can't Believe It's Not Better
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    Release date: May 19, 2015
    "the only humour book I ever want to own…made me keel over with laughter." – Lena Dunham

    "Monica Heisey makes me laugh hard and often." – Rob Delaney

    I…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    10 copies available, 571 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Penguins Can't Fly by Jason W. Kotecki
    Penguins Can't Fly: +39 Other Rules That Don't Exist
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    Release date: Jun 23, 2015
    Life is supposed to be fun. We knew this instinctively as kids, but somehow forgot on the way to adulthood. We got busy and overwhelmed, started valui…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    10 copies available, 387 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Walk on Earth a Stranger by Rae Carson
    Walk on Earth a Stranger (The Gold Seer Trilogy, #1)
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    Enter for a chance to win an ARC of WALK ON EARTH A STRANGER by Rae Carson! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    20 copies available, 2597 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Frankie Dupont And The Lemon Festival Fiasco by Julie Anne Grasso
    Frankie Dupont And The Lemon Festival Fiasco
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    Release date: Mar 31, 2015
    Hot off cracking his first official case, Frankie Dupont is on the scene when his new teacher takes ill. The pint-sized detective suspects a classic c…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 219 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Seaside Proposal by Narelle Atkins
    Seaside Proposal
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    Release date: May 05, 2015
    BILLIE RADCLIFFE HAS A SECRET

    And she isn’t sharing it with anyone, including Zach Montford. Even though she feels an instant connection with the good-…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 01 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 360 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more