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.

  • Stolen Desire by Barbara Donlon Bradley
    Stolen Desire
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    Release date: Jul 28, 2014
    When Heather is confronted with her time traveling self, she fears the worst. The woman came to warn them of a terrible accident, but something isn’t…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 110 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Crooked Fang by Carrie Clevenger
    Crooked Fang (Crooked Fang, #1)
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    Release date: Jan 04, 2014
    Win a signed paperback of Crooked Fang during the first novel's original birthday month of August!
    Also included will be Crooked Fang swag as Carrie Cl…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 175 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Charlie Bumpers vs. the Squeaking Skull by Bill Harley
    Charlie Bumpers vs. the Squeaking Skull
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    Charlie and Tommy have big plans for Halloween. They're going to trick-or-treat and sleep over at Alex's house. But when Charlie finds out that the en…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 212 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Den Hellige Kriger by Charlotte Luxhoej
    Den Hellige Kriger
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    Alle har en legende. Lever du din?

    "Der findes en vej, min dreng. En vej hvorpå man ledes af en hellig kraft. Den helligste vej af alle, er den. Hjerte…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 8 people requesting
    Countries available: DK
  • Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper
    Etta and Otto and Russell and James
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    Release date: Jan 20, 2015
    A gorgeous literary debut about an elderly woman’s last great adventure walking across Canada. A beautiful novel of pilgrimage, of fulfilling lifelong…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    15 copies available, 162 people requesting
    Countries available: CA
  • Damned Nation by Kathryn Gin Lum
    Damned Nation: Hell in America from the Revolution to Reconstruction
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    The fear of fire and brimstone and the worm that never dies exerted a profound and lasting influence on Americans' ideas about themselves, their neigh…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 254 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Hunter Moran Digs Deep by Patricia Reilly Giff
    Hunter Moran Digs Deep
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    Release date: Sep 15, 2014
    **GIVEAWAY: 3 ARCs of Patricia Reilly Giff's HUNTER MORAN DIGS DEEP**

    Yee-ha! Hunter, his twin brother, Zack, and neighborhood pest Sarah Yulefski are…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    3 copies available, 239 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Partner Track by Helen Wan
    The Partner Track: A Novel
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    Release date: Sep 09, 2014
    Ingrid Yung’s life is full of firsts. A first-generation Chinese American, the first lawyer in her family, she’s about to collect the holy grail of "f…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    5 copies available, 319 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Elizabeth of York by Alison Weir
    Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World
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    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

    Many are familiar with the story of the much-married King Henry VIII of England and the celebrated reign of his daughter, El…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    25 copies available, 1156 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Caged by Bey Deckard
    Caged: Love and Treachery on the High Seas (Baal's Heart, #1)
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    Release date: Feb 11, 2014
    Win a signed paperback copy of Caged: Love and Treachery on the High Seas View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 410 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Waya's Chosen by Patsy Deppe
    Waya's Chosen
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    Release date: Mar 11, 2014
    For the animal in all of us, Luke is just finding his. Grab a copy and help him out.
    See, when Luke was a child, he never gave his life a thought of wh…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 137 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Derek's Gift by Michael Tougias
    Derek's Gift: A True Story of Love, Courage and Lessons Learned
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    Release date: May 14, 2014
    Derek's Gift is a heartbreaking yet inspiring true story of a teen struggling with terminal cancer and how his best friends and family carried on afte…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    2 copies available, 218 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The World of Saint Patrick by Philip Freeman
    The World of Saint Patrick
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    The World of Saint Patrick is a fresh translation of the oldest and best Christian literature from medieval Ireland, including the genuine letters of…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 262 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Unshockable Love by John Burke
    Unshockable Love: How Jesus Changes the World Through Imperfect People
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    Imperfect people are the only ones who change the world

    Why were “sinners” so attracted to Jesus yet repelled by the religious? It had everything to do…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 141 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Laird by Grace Burrowes
    The Laird (Captive Hearts, #3)
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    He left his bride to go to war...

    After years of soldiering, Michael Brodie returns to his Highland estate to find that the bride he left behind has be…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 567 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Light Up the Night by M.L. Buchman
    Light Up the Night (The Night Stalkers, #5)
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    When hotshot SOAR helicopter pilot Trisha O'Malley rescues Navy SEAL Bill Bruce from his undercover mission in Somalia, it ignites his fury. Everythin…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Eye of Orion by Mitch Michaelson
    The Eye of Orion: Gearjackers (The Eye of Orion, #1)
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    Release date: Jul 10, 2014
    ** Enter to win a SIGNED COPY! **

    Experience a new science fiction saga!

    Long ago, a geneticist butchered the population of an entire planet. The galaxy…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 388 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Sophie and Crystal Carter and the Unexpected Secret by Kelly Cairns
    Sophie and Crystal Carter and the Unexpected Secret
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    Sophie and Crystal Carter think that they are ordinary girls until they discover their mum's secret. Will ​they save their mum from the ultimate evil?…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    3 copies available, 169 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB
  • The Eye of Orion by Mitch Michaelson
    The Eye of Orion: Spinebreakers (The Eye of Orion, #2)
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    Release date: Sep 08, 2014
    ** Enter to win a SIGNED COPY! **

    Experience a new science fiction saga.

    “Know this: The future of the galaxy is dependent upon the choices you will mak…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 211 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Darkness Unbound by Glenn Porzig
    Darkness Unbound: Lady in Black
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    Release date: Jul 15, 2014
    When a family of four is murdered in their sleep the entire city is on edge. Police investigate the occult connections between these murders and simil…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    3 copies available, 158 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Inspired by Danielle E. Shipley
    Inspired
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    Release date: Mar 17, 2014
    For a muse like Lucianíel, one story’s end is another’s beginning.

    In the wake of his author’s sudden death, Luc takes ownership of her surviving creat…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    3 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Traction by Gabriel Weinberg
    Traction: A Startup Guide to Getting Customers
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    Release date: Aug 26, 2014
    We're giving away 15 signed copies of our forthcoming Traction Book. Our book covers the new way successful startups and business are getting traction…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    15 copies available, 200 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Madeleines by Barbara Feldman Morse
    Madeleines: Elegant French Tea Cakes to Bake and Share
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    Release date: Oct 21, 2014
    The petite shell-shaped cakes known as madeleines are versatile, pretty, and absolutely delicious. Made famous by Marcel Proust in his novel In Search…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    15 copies available, 385 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • How to Make Your Baby an Internet Celebrity by Rick Chillot
    How to Make Your Baby an Internet Celebrity: Guiding Your Child to Success and Fulfillment
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    Release date: Sep 30, 2014
    Quirk’s How to Make Your Cat an Internet Celebrity showed cat lovers everywhere how to become global multimedia entrepreneurs. Now new parents can sha…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    30 copies available, 118 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Kid Presidents by David Stabler
    Kid Presidents: True Tales of Childhood from America's Presidents
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    The kids who grew up to be president were like a lot of other children. Some struggled with schoolwork and got into fights; others pranked their teach…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    30 copies available, 286 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Wilderness of Pain by Michael Coenen
    Wilderness of Pain: The Dark Heart of Walter E. Kurtz
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    "Wilderness of Pain: The Dark Heart of Walter E. Kurtz" is the story of Walter E. Kurtz’s first two tours of duty in Vietnam as part of the Gamma Prog…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    3 copies available, 77 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Riding Doctor by Beth Glosten
    The Riding Doctor: A Prescription for Healthy, Balanced, and Beautiful Riding, Now and for Years to Come
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    Release date: Jun 15, 2014
    The Riding Doctor: A Prescription for Healthy, Balanced, Beautiful Riding, Now and For Years to Come.

    This is a book that describes what it takes to ri…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    10 copies available, 138 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB
  • The Story of Fester Cat by Paul Magrs
    The Story of Fester Cat
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    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    I always knew that the rest of my story is gonna be a good one. I don’t know how I knew that, but I always did. Ungow! I am Fester the cat. Welcome to…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    15 copies available, 318 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Waken by Angela Fristoe
    Waken (The Woods of Everod, #1)
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    Enter to win one of two signed copies of Waken
    2010 Strongest Start Romance Category Winner from TheNextBigWriter.com


    Haunted by nightmares of her mothe…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    2 copies available, 519 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Immortal Clash by James McNally
    Immortal Clash (Immortal Trilogy, #2)
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    Release date: Feb 15, 2014
    This is book Two of the Immortal Trilogy. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    5 copies available, 149 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB