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 Wilderness Writings of Howard Zahniser by Mark Harvey
    The Wilderness Writings of Howard Zahniser
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    Release date: Jul 01, 2014
    Howard Zahniser (1906-1964), executive secretary of The Wilderness Society and editor of The Living Wilderness from 1945 to 1964, is arguably the pers…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 15 - Sep 01, 2014
    2 copies available, 304 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Crocodiles by Youssef Rakha
    The Crocodiles: A Novel
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    Release date: Nov 11, 2014
    We are giving away 20 Advance Readers Copies of THE CROCODILES, a stunning new novel written about and during the Arab Spring. A must-read for anyone…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 02 - Sep 16, 2014
    20 copies available, 304 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • A Union Not Blessed by James   Green
    A Union Not Blessed (U.S Historical Spy Thriller Series #2)
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    Release date: Jan 12, 2014
    1805. Thomas Jefferson is about to begin a second term, but with a new Vice President. Aaron Burr, dropped from Jefferson ’s ticket, is a bitter and r…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    5 copies available, 304 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Ultimate Tree House Project by Gary M. Nelson
    The Ultimate Tree House Project (Project Kids Adventure #1)
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    *Signed copy* of The Ultimate Tree House Project



    10 year old best friends Ben, James, Tim & Tom find the perfect tree in a forest near their schoo…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 04 - Oct 04, 2014
    1 copy available, 304 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Night Terror by Jeff Gunhus
    Night Terror
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2014
    5 signed paperback copies of Night Terror View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 14 - Oct 01, 2014
    5 copies available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Shadow Collection, Volume One by Mark Atkinson
    The Shadow Collection, Volume One
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    Release date: Oct 24, 2014
    The Shadow Collection is 18 horror stories told in graphic novel style. They will be presented in six published volumes (3 stories each), with the fir…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 19 - Oct 03, 2014
    12 copies available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Carnival at Bray by Jessie Ann Foley
    The Carnival at Bray
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2014
    The Carnival at Bray is an electrifying story of loss and triumph, family and adventure, and of the earth-shattering power of music and love from newc…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 10 - Aug 30, 2014
    10 copies available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Mermaid's Pearl by Brooke Kennedy
    The Mermaid's Pearl
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    Release date: Aug 27, 2014
    This is a giveaway to win a signed paperback copy of my upcoming book "The Mermaid's Pearl" View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Sep 01, 2014
    1 copy available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Hearing Loss by Timothy Frantz M.D.
    Hearing Loss: Facts and Fiction - 7 Secrets to Better Hearing
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    Release date: Aug 18, 2014
    Finally an easy-to-read book about hearing loss for the 48 million Americans who have hearing loss (possibly without even knowing it). Written by an E…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 11 - Aug 29, 2014
    10 copies available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Aiden by Nathan Howe
    Aiden
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    Release date: Jul 14, 2014
    Win a signed copy of the debut book Aiden by Nathan Howe and Derek Howe.

    The world was shattered by war. Earth turned against its people. The air becam…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Aug 31, 2014
    2 copies available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Of Merlot & Murder by Joni Folger
    Of Merlot & Murder
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    Release date: Sep 08, 2014
    Enter to win one of five copies of OF MERLOT & MURDER, the second in Joni Folger's Tangled Vines mystery series. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 15 - Sep 08, 2014
    5 copies available, 303 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Transformation of Anna by Charlene A. Wilson
    The Transformation of Anna (Cornerstone Deep, #1)
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    Release date: Jan 01, 2014
    In a realm of silent souls, Anna's calls to Cole, and his response couldn't have been worse timed. The Lords and the Gods are not pleased.

    Five (5) cop…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 05 - Sep 05, 2014
    5 copies available, 302 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Big Blue Sky by Violet Plum
    Big Blue Sky (A Christmas Story)
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    Release date: Jul 25, 2014
    We are giving away one copy of the recently published 'Big Blue Sky (A Christmas Story)' signed by Violet and Miranda of Violet's Vegan Comics. Christ…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 24 - Sep 23, 2014
    1 copy available, 302 people requesting
    Countries available: AF, AX, and AL more
  • Caterpillar by Ashlyn Forge
    Caterpillar
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    Release date: Jul 14, 2014
    Generations ago, Levelers and Summoners depended on a symbiotic bond that was decimated by the Earth man's arrival.

    On a planet beneath two harsh suns,…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 05 - Oct 03, 2014
    2 copies available, 302 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • For Such A Time As This by Lydia Anne Klima
    For Such A Time As This
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    Release date: Jul 21, 2014
    Tombstone, Arizona, 1881. A small band of missionaries sell all their possessions to help the Mission Indians of California, only to have their missio…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 22 - Aug 31, 2014
    9 copies available, 302 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Founders' Son by Richard Brookhiser
    Founders' Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln
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    Release date: Sep 23, 2014
    Abraham Lincoln grew up in the long shadow of the Founding Fathers. Seeking an intellectual and emotional replacement for his own taciturn father, Lin…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 20 - Sep 15, 2014
    3 copies available, 302 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Devil Rides Out by Dennis Wheatley
    The Devil Rides Out
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    Release date: Aug 26, 2014
    Enter to win a finished copy of newly reissued title from Dennis Wheatley, THE DEVIL RIDES OUT

    The aristocratic Duke de Richleau faces new, sinister ch…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 13 - Aug 31, 2014
    10 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Father, Son, Stone by Allan H. Goodman
    Father, Son, Stone
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    Release date: Jul 30, 2014
    Father, Son, Stone is a historical mystery that takes place in Israel.

    The book is authored by Allan H.Goodman, a judge, a mediator, and an arbitrator…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 03 - Aug 31, 2014
    10 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Kafka at the Beach by Steve Bevilacqua
    Kafka at the Beach: A Layman's Handbook for Those Falsely Accused of Felonies
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    Release date: Apr 05, 2014
    Win a FREE COPY of KAFKA AT THE BEACH: A Layman's Handbook for Those Falsely Accused of Felonies.

    A Venice Beach hit-and-run accident kicks off a night…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 14 - Aug 29, 2014
    1 copy available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Wonderful Lonesome by Olivia Newport
    Wonderful Lonesome (Amish Turns of Time, #1)
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    In a struggling Amish settlement on the harsh Colorado plain, Abbie Weaver refuses to concede defeat to hail, drought, and coyotes, even as families b…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 15 - Sep 01, 2014
    20 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Creatus (They Exist) by Carmen DeSousa
    Creatus (They Exist): The Prequel
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    Release date: Apr 24, 2014
    Ten Signed Copies of Creatus (They Exist) The Prequel View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 11 - Aug 31, 2014
    10 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Danger at the Border by Terri Reed
    Danger at the Border
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    **AUTOGRAPHED BY THE AUTHOR, TERRI REED**

    UNSAFE TERRITORY

    When a mysterious toxin threatens lives and livelihoods near the border between the U.S. and…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 19 - Sep 01, 2014
    5 copies available, 301 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Paradise by Pam Garlick
    Paradise
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    The end of summer is near. Whether you want to celebrate or mourn, I have a book for you. "Paradise," is a special novel because the cover design has…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Aug 31, 2014
    1 copy available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Man Who Sold His Son by Mark    Wilson
    The Man Who Sold His Son
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    Release date: Jun 21, 2014
    Signed paperback.

    The startling new thriller from the author of the Lanarkshire Strays series.

    In a world where few fertile men remain and sperm is th…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 10 - Sep 10, 2014
    2 copies available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US and GB
  • Surprised by Oxford by Carolyn Weber
    Surprised by Oxford
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    *June 11, 2014 Winner of the Grace Irwin Award for Book of the Year by a Canadian Author.

    Surprised by Oxford is the memoir of a skeptical agnostic who…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 10 - Aug 31, 2014
    1 copy available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Terry by Mr. Wolf
    Terry: The Time Travelling Tortoise
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    Terry was not at all interested in becoming a time traveller, but one day, that's exactly what happened...

    VOO-SHWIPOP! Like it or not, Terry the torto…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 14 - Sep 07, 2014
    5 copies available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • THRIVE - Surviving in a Corporate Jungle by Mark   Barnes
    THRIVE - Surviving in a Corporate Jungle
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    Release date: Jun 30, 2014
    I will provide you with a copy of my first book - Thrive - Surviving in a Corporate Jungle.

    This is a light-hearted and unusual look at corporate life.…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 22 - Aug 30, 2014
    20 copies available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US and GB
  • The Wanderer's Guide to Dragon Keeping by Ashley O'Melia
    The Wanderer's Guide to Dragon Keeping
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    Release date: Aug 31, 2014
    Welcome to The Wanderer’s Guide to Dragon Keeping. You no doubt have stumbled upon this book due to a great need, whether realized or otherwise. You a…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 01 - Aug 30, 2014
    2 copies available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Lady at Willowgrove Hall by Sarah E. Ladd
    A Lady at Willowgrove Hall (Whispers on the Moors, #3)
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    Release date: Oct 07, 2014
    Her secret cloaks her in isolation and loneliness. His secret traps him in a life that is not his own.

    Cecily Faire carries the shame of her past where…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 08 - Oct 07, 2014
    5 copies available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Heaven Earth and Time by Daniel Peter Buckley
    Heaven Earth and Time
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    Release date: Apr 12, 2014
    A journey through Ancient lands and worlds exploring ancient beliefs.
    Discover the impact of Mother nature on the ancient past that as shaped our belie…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 04 - Aug 31, 2014
    2 copies available, 299 people requesting
    Countries available: GB and US