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.

  • Looking for Trouble by Erin Kern
    Looking for Trouble
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    WHEN YOU GO LOOKING FOR TROUBLE... Avery Price is taking her life back. Fleeing her uber-rich, overbearing family, and an arranged wedding to a wealth…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 29 - Jul 29, 2014
    10 copies available, 145 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Always Coming Home by Denise Longrie
    Always Coming Home
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    A year after her return home to Wisconsin, Melissa is alone again. Life is good. She has good friends, a bit of land in a quiet place and a job she li…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jun 30 - Jul 29, 2014
    10 copies available, 543 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • A History of the Future by James Howard Kunstler
    A History of the Future (World Made By Hand, #3)
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    Release date: Aug 05, 2014
    A History of the Future is the third thrilling novel in Kunstler’s World Made By Hand series, set in a dystopian future version of upstate
    New York af…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 112 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Under the Empyrean Sky by Chuck Wendig
    Under the Empyrean Sky
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    Fear the Corn.
    Corn is king in the Heartland, and Cael McAvoy has had enough of it. It's the only crop the Empyrean government allows the people of the…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 199 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Dark Hope by Monica McGurk
    Dark Hope
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    Release date: Jul 29, 2014
    A new young adult saga in the Twilight tradition about the love between a human and an archangel.

    For years, Hope Carmichael, survivor of a shocking ch…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    15 copies available, 310 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Swann's Lake of Despair by Charles Salzberg
    Swann's Lake of Despair
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    Release date: Oct 22, 2014
    When rare photos, a scandalous diary, and a beautiful woman all go missing at once, the stage is set for three challenging cases for Henry Swann. It b…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    1 copy available, 130 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Dawn of a Desperate War by Aaron Pogue
    The Dawn of a Desperate War
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    The final chapter in the Godlanders War.

    Corin Hugh, once left to die in the tomb of a dead god, now carries with him the burning memory of King Oberon…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 153 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Games Divas Play by Angela Burt-Murray
    Games Divas Play
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    An ambitious entertainment reporter, millionaire basketball player, desperate wife, scandalous groupie, and murderous stalker. Games Divas Play takes…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 162 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Cold and Broken Hallelujah by Tyler Dilts
    A Cold and Broken Hallelujah
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    On a sweltering September night, Long Beach Homicide Detective Danny Beckett is called to a grisly crime scene at the mouth of the Los Angeles River.…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 268 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Path of the Storm by James Maxwell
    The Path of the Storm
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    Revised edition: This edition of The Path of the Storm includes editorial revisions.

    The third book in the epic Evermen Saga.

    Two years have passed sinc…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 187 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Hidden Relic by James Maxwell
    The Hidden Relic
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    Revised edition: This edition of The Hidden Relic includes editorial revisions.

    The second book in the epic Evermen Saga.

    With the fate of their homelan…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 186 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Enchantress by James Maxwell
    Enchantress
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    Revised edition: This edition of Enchantress includes editorial revisions.

    The first book in the epic Evermen Saga.

    Ella and her brother, Miro, are orph…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 322 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Beautifully Forgotten by L.A. Fiore
    Beautifully Forgotten
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    Successful restaurateur Lucien Black’s blue-green eyes and unattainable attitude drive women wild. But his abandonment issues and criminal past have l…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 345 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Dancer in the Dust by Thomas H. Cook
    A Dancer in the Dust
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    Twenty years ago, Ray Campbell, now a cautious risk-management consultant, was a well-intentioned aid worker dedicated to improving conditions in Luba…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 154 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Sweet Sunday by John Lawton
    Sweet Sunday
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    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    "A sprawling heartbreaker of a novel."—Literary Review

    Turner Raines is not a typical New York private eye. He'd tell you so much himself, "I may not b…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 247 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Treat Us Like Dogs and We Will Become Wolves by Carolyn Chute
    Treat Us Like Dogs and We Will Become Wolves
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    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    A compelling, compulsive follow up to The School on Heart’s Content Road by “a modern-day Dickensian voice” (San Diego Union Tribune); a politically p…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    25 copies available, 161 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Shark by Will Self
    Shark
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    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    May 4th, 1970. A week earlier President Nixon has ordered American ground forces into Cambodia to pursue the Vietcong. By the end of the day four stud…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 195 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Undertaking by Audrey Magee
    The Undertaking
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    Release date: Sep 02, 2014
    A Finalist for the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction!

    From a remarkable new talent in Irish fiction comes a terrifyingly intimate story of a war marria…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    25 copies available, 452 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • As Red as Blood by Salla Simukka
    As Red as Blood (The Snow White Trilogy)
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    In the midst of the freezing Arctic winter, seventeen-year-old Lumikki Andersson walks into her school’s dark room and finds a stash of wet, crimson-c…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 01 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 329 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • His Every Need by Terri L. Austin
    His Every Need (Beauty and the Brit, #1)
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    Release date: Aug 05, 2014
    5 copies will be given away of His Every Need by Terri L. Austin!

    “Tell me what you want, Allie. Tell me what you want me to do.”
    She was breathing hard…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 02 - Jul 29, 2014
    5 copies available, 285 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Highlander's Bride Trouble by Mary Wine
    The Highlander's Bride Trouble (The Sutherlands, #4)
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    Release date: Aug 05, 2014
    5 copies will be given away of The Highlander's Bride Trouble by Mary Wine!

    “Mary Wine keeps the adrenaline pumping.” —Long and Short Reviews

    Her clan i…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 02 - Jul 29, 2014
    5 copies available, 300 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Hope by Richard Zoglin
    Hope: Entertainer of the Century
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    Release date: Nov 04, 2014
    THIS IS A GALLEY GIVEAWAY

    The first definitive biography of Bob Hope, featuring exclusive and extensive reporting that makes the persuasive case that h…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 04 - Jul 29, 2014
    10 copies available, 335 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Letters from your soul by Victor Noble
    Letters from your soul
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    Like dewdrops from a silent night, writings in Letters from your Soul are distinctly brilliant, and, resonate with our sense of beauty and wonder. The…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 04 - Jul 29, 2014
    2 copies available, 97 people requesting
    Countries available: US, FR, and DE more
  • Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race by Debby Irving
    Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race
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    Release date: Jan 09, 2014
    AUTOGRAPHED COPY SENT DIRECTLY FROM AUTHOR

    "I read Waking Up White in one sitting. To say I loved it is an understatement. It's such a raw, honest port…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 06 - Jul 29, 2014
    20 copies available, 346 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Love Like the Movies by Victoria Van Tiem
    Love Like the Movies
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    Paperback of LOVE LIKE THE MOVIES
    a Rom-Com novel by Victoria Van Tiem

    When it comes to finding her leading man, will it be Love, Actually or a Runaway…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 07 - Jul 29, 2014
    1 copy available, 344 people requesting
    Countries available: US and GB
  • Collide by Maria Ciletti
    Collide
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    Sometimes you have to shed the identity of who you think you should be to live your life. Sometimes that identity gets ripped right out from under you…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 07 - Jul 29, 2014
    2 copies available, 80 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan
    Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel: A Novel
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    Release date: Oct 07, 2014
    “Both personal and universal, this is a compelling story about high school, family and owning up to who you really are. Farizan is just the voice YA n…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 08 - Jul 29, 2014
    25 copies available, 350 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Five Behaviors of Effective Personal Leadership...For Asc... by Alpesh Fadia
    The Five Behaviors of Effective Personal Leadership...For Ascension to Public Leadership: A Self-Coaching Guide
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    Release date: Jun 13, 2014
    Given that 202 million individuals were unemployed globally by the end of 2013 and that the global economy suffered a $38 trillion loss in the economi…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 08 - Jul 29, 2014
    3 copies available, 142 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Rest of Us by Jessica Lott
    The Rest of Us: A Novel
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    Release date: Jul 29, 2014
    A gorgeous literary debut about second chances, New England Book Festival prize winner The Rest of Us is an indelible love story that explores the leg…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 08 - Jul 29, 2014
    10 copies available, 255 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Choice by Maria Ciletti
    The Choice (Choice, #1)
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    Life's important decisions take the most courage.
    What if you had to make the choice between losing everything or being true to yourself? The Choice ex…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 08 - Jul 29, 2014
    2 copies available, 83 people requesting
    Countries available: US