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 Darkening Dream by Andy Gavin
    The Darkening Dream
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    The Darkening Dream is the chilling new dark fantasy by Andy Gavin, creator of Crash Bandicoot and Jak & Daxter.
    ALL COPIES TO BE AUTOGRAPHED

    Even a…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2014
    2 copies available, 678 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Hero in You by Ellis Paul
    The Hero in You
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    Release date: Sep 01, 2014
    Win a signed copy of "The Hero in You" by the illustrator, Angela Padron. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2014
    2 copies available, 105 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Honor and Polygamy by Omar Farhad
    Honor and Polygamy
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    Release date: May 07, 2014
    Paperback Honor and Polygamy View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2014
    2 copies available, 15 people requesting
    Countries available: AU
  • 12 Keys for Engaging at-Risk Students by Bruce J. Stewart
    12 Keys for Engaging at-Risk Students
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    Teachers: A Book Giveaway! Yes, free.

    The author, Bruce J. Stewart, promises to giveaway 25 copies of his book.

    12 Keys for Engaging At-Risk Students is…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 94 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Case of the Peanut Butter Bandit by L.D. Cullen
    The Case of the Peanut Butter Bandit (The Ability Kids and K-9 Agency, vol1)
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    Release date: Aug 26, 2014
    Have you ever been asked to follow a trail of peanut butter?

    I have, and I can tell you, it can lead you to the most unexpected places!

    Who am I? The n…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2014
    3 copies available, 132 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Shadow Falls by K.S. Marsden
    The Shadow Falls (Witch-Hunter, #3)
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    Release date: Sep 05, 2014
    Win paperback copies of ALL THREE books in the Witch-Hunter trilogy.

    To celebrate the release of the final part of the series, we will be giving away t…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Aug 31 - Sep 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 168 people requesting
    Countries available: US and GB
  • Paul Hostovsky by Paul Hostovsky
    Paul Hostovsky: Selected Poems
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    Paul Hostovsky: Selected Poems brings together 120 poems from this prolific, masterful, Pushcart Prize-winning poet’s previous five collections of poe…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 224 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Holyoke Diaries by Gerald Yelle
    The Holyoke Diaries
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    Release date: May 11, 2014
    Like the colonial-era document and the small New England city from which it draws its title, The Holyoke Diaries is a microcosm haunted by the past an…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 95 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • God Is Amazing by Bruce Bickel
    God Is Amazing: Everything Changes When You See God for Who He Really Is
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2014
    Bogged down with the burdens of life? Maybe your God is too small. You may need a newer, bigger view of God—the awesome, powerful, mysterious God, who…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    20 copies available, 128 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Citizen by Rob Peabody
    Citizen: Your Role in the Alternative Kingdom
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    Release date: Sep 27, 2014
    For Rob Peabody, the young pastor at a mega-church in southern USA, the realization that his faith had little real connection with the world around hi…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    15 copies available, 129 people requesting
    Countries available: US and GB
  • Being Church, Doing Life by Michael Moynagh
    Being Church, Doing Life: Creating Gospel Communities Where Life Happens
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    Release date: Sep 27, 2014
    Church is now a fluid concept, no longer identifiable by buildings and congregations on Sunday mornings. There is an increasing interest in new forms…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    15 copies available, 104 people requesting
    Countries available: US and GB
  • A Kingdom in Crisis by Andrew MacGregor Marshall
    A Kingdom in Crisis: Thailand's Struggle for Democracy in the Twenty-First Century
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    Release date: Nov 14, 2014
    Struggling to emerge from a despotic past, Thailand stands at a defining moment in its history. Scores have been killed on the streets of Bangkok. Fre…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    20 copies available, 150 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Teleworld by Rachel E. Kelly
    Teleworld (Colorworld book 2)
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    Release date: Apr 16, 2014
    Ahead of the highly anticipated release of the 3rd Book in the Colorworld Series, Lumaworld (out in November), you can now enter to win a signed copy…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    4 copies available, 179 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The "Perfect" Parent by Roma Khetarpal
    The "Perfect" Parent: 5 Tools for Using Your Inner Perfection to Connect with Your Kids
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    Release date: Oct 01, 2014
    Get ready for a parenting makeover!
    If you're a parent today, you face extreme pressure to get everything exactly ''right''--a pursuit of perfection th…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    15 copies available, 158 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Highlander In Peril by Kara Griffin
    A Highlander In Peril
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    Release date: Jul 25, 2014
    3rd book in the Gunn Guardsman book series, A HIGHLANDER IN PERIL, in print format. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    3 copies available, 317 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Recovery Room by Ann Ormsby
    The Recovery Room
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    The Recovery Room
    By Ann Ormsby

    There’s a storm brewing in the quiet town of Litchfield, New Jersey. A whirlwind of media attention, political debate,…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    10 copies available, 159 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Rival's Challenge by Abby Green
    Rival's Challenge
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    Release date: Sep 30, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    Welcome back to Chatsfield!
    When one night with a stranger becomes more...

    Franco Chatsfield never live…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 327 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The King by Tiffany Reisz
    The King (The Original Sinners: White Years, #2)
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    Release date: Nov 25, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    Cunning. Sex. Pure nerve. Only this potent threesome can raise him to his rightful place as ruler of…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 923 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Texas Born by Diana Palmer
    Texas Born
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    Release date: Sep 30, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    Their love was born in Texas...

    Gabriel Brandon had been her hero ever since she was a girl and he'd r…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 616 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Fragile World by Paula Treick DeBoard
    The Fragile World
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 50 Advanced Reader Copies of the book!

    From the author of publishing sensation The Mourning Hours comes a powerful new novel that exp…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    50 copies available, 658 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Heart of Christmas by Brenda Novak
    The Heart of Christmas (Whiskey Creek, #7)
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    Just call her Christmas Eve…

    Eve Harmon has always enjoyed Christmas, but this year it reminds her of…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 1013 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Lodge on Holly Road by Sheila Roberts
    The Lodge on Holly Road (Life in Icicle Falls, #6)
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    How Santa Gets His Christmas Spirit Back…

    James Claussen has played Santa for years, but now that he'…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 828 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Candlelight Christmas by Susan Wiggs
    Candlelight Christmas
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR SUSAN WIGGS INVITES YOU TO AN UNFORGETTABLE CHRISTMAS IN THE CA…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 1841 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • A Seaside Christmas by Sherryl Woods
    A Seaside Christmas
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 25 Finished Copies of the book!

    #1 New York Times bestselling author Sherryl Woods takes you back to Chesapeake Shores for another he…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    25 copies available, 1252 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Liar's Ball by K.F. Johnson
    Liar's Ball
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    Release date: Aug 05, 2014
    WIN a free copy of K.F. Johnson's LIAR'S BALL, the dangerously racy sequel to her 2012 best seller BEHIND CLOSED DOORS. View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    1 copy available, 111 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The House of Closed Doors by Jane Steen
    The House of Closed Doors
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    In Nell Lillington's small Midwestern town of the 1870s, marriage is the obvious fate of a young woman of some social standing. Yet Nell is determined…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    10 copies available, 386 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Cowboy Under the Mistletoe by Linda Goodnight
    Cowboy Under the Mistletoe
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    Release date: Oct 28, 2014
    Enter to win 1 of 15 Finished Copies of the book!

    Second-Chance Christmas

    It's been nine years since Jake Hamilton broke Allison Buchanon's heart and l…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    15 copies available, 634 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Witches of Wells by Cheryl Kennedy
    The Witches of Wells
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    Summering at Wells Beach, a young elementary school teacher unwittingly befriends a couple of self-proclaimed witches on a mission to resurrect the co…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    5 copies available, 208 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Beatles Lyrics by Hunter Davies
    The Beatles Lyrics: The Stories Behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More Than 100 Classic Beatles Songs
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    Release date: Sep 30, 2014
    The definitive book of Beatles songs, including the stories behind the music and the handwritten drafts of more than 100 classic Beatles songs.

    For th…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    5 copies available, 505 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens by Joani Geltman
    A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens: Talking to Your Kids about Sexting, Drinking, Drugs, and Other Things That Freak You Out
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    Release date: May 07, 2014
    A Survival Guide To Parenting Teens: Talking To Your Kids About Sexting, Drinking Drugs, and Other Things That Freak You Out.

    The quitter. The narciss…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 01 - Sep 30, 2014
    10 copies available, 215 people requesting
    Countries available: US