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.

  • Darjeeling by Jeff Koehler
    Darjeeling: The Colorful History and Precarious Fate of the World's Greatest Tea
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    Release date: May 12, 2015
    Enter to win an advance copy of DARJEELING: The Colorful History and Precarious Fate of the World's Greatest Tea by Jeff Koehler!

    A brilliant chronicle…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    10 copies available, 184 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Clawed by L.A. Kornetsky
    Clawed
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    Release date: May 26, 2015
    In this fourth mystery in the charming and witty Gin & Tonic series, private investigators Ginny and Teddy—with the help of their faithful pets—mu…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 22, 2015
    30 copies available, 119 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Und Morgen Früh Küss Ich Dich Wach! by Christy McKellen
    Und Morgen Früh Küss Ich Dich Wach! (Julia 4)
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    Release date: Feb 17, 2015
    Deutsch Sprache. Vom Autor signiert.

    Als Connor nach langer Reise in sein französisches Landhaus zurückkehrt, will er nur eins: in sein Bett fallen. Do…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 06, 2015
    4 copies available, 95 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Rise by Karen Campbell
    Rise
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    Release date: Jun 09, 2015
    Enter to win an advance copy of RISE - the first US publication from celebrated author Karen Campbell!

    An exhilarating, luminous novel about freedom an…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    8 copies available, 108 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Place For Us by Harriet Evans
    A Place For Us
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    Release date: Jun 02, 2015
    From international bestselling author Harriet Evans, an engrossing new novel about a woman who, on the eve of her eightieth birthday, decides to revea…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 22, 2015
    30 copies available, 217 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Quantum Mythology by Gavin G. Smith
    A Quantum Mythology
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    To celebrate the publication of A QUANTUM MYTHOLOGY we are giving away 10 copies!

    Praised by Stephen Baxter and Adam Roberts, reviewed ecstatically by…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - May 05, 2015
    10 copies available, 38 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • Epic Survival by Matt Graham
    Epic Survival: Extreme Adventure, Stone Age Wisdom, and Lessons in Living From a Modern Hunter-Gatherer
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    Release date: Jun 16, 2015
    Matt Graham, star of the Discovery Channel’s Dual Survival and Dude, You’re Screwed, details the physical, mental, and emotional joys and harrowing st…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 22, 2015
    30 copies available, 97 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Flirt met gevaar / Lesje losbandigheid by Christy McKellen
    Flirt met gevaar / Lesje losbandigheid
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    Release date: Mar 31, 2015
    Nederlandse taal. Ondertekend door Christy McKellen.

    (1) FLIRT MET GEVAAR - Joss Wood
    Kijken mag, maar aanraken niet...

    Beveiliger Noah Fraser zit opgez…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 06, 2015
    2 copies available, 92 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Follow Me Back by A. Meredith Walters
    Follow Me Back
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    Release date: Jun 02, 2015
    The sequel to Lead Me Not, this dangerously sexy second installment in the Twisted Love series continues Aubrey and Maxx’s love story, from New York T…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 28, 2015
    30 copies available, 155 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Shadow Game by Darryl Sollerh
    Shadow Game
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    Release date: Jan 14, 2015
    ~~ A SIGNED COPY ~~
    FIRST PLACE, Reader Views Literary Awards
    CHOICE AWARD WINNER, Rebecca's Reads
    FINALIST, First Horizon, Hoffer Awards
    FIVE STARS AND F…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Mar 29, 2015
    1 copy available, 447 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Hard to Be Good by Laura Kaye
    Hard to Be Good (Hard Ink, #3.5)
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    Release date: Apr 07, 2015
    Hard Ink Tattoo owner Jeremy Rixey has taken on his brother's stateside fight against the enemies that nearly killed Nick and his Special Forces team…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 05, 2015
    5 copies available, 498 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine
    Ink and Bone: The Great Library
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    Release date: Jul 07, 2015
    We're giving away 25 early galleys to 25 lucky winners!! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    25 copies available, 527 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Cathari Treasure by Daniel Arthur Smith
    The Cathari Treasure
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    TWO SIGNED books from bestselling author Daniel Arthur Smith.
    One winner gets both.

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    By the year 2174 Human Authors are obsolete. Novels are written by A…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - May 31, 2015
    1 copy available, 134 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • Freedom Vs. Aliens by T. Jackson King
    Freedom Vs. Aliens
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    Release date: Mar 25, 2015
    Jack Munroe’s anti-Alien crusade runs into a roadblock. The Unity rulers of Earth attack his Asteroid Belt home. They aim to ally with the predatory H…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    3 copies available, 62 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Flood of Fire by Amitav Ghosh
    Flood of Fire (Ibis Trilogy, #3)
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    It is 1839 and tension has been rapidly mounting between China and British India following the crackdown on opium smuggling by Beijing. With no resolu…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 10, 2015
    10 copies available, 48 people requesting
    Countries available: GB
  • Jack at the Helm by Lisa Doan
    Jack at the Helm (The Berenson Schemes, #3)
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    Release date: Apr 01, 2015
    Win a set of ALL THREE of The Berenson Schemes books - Jack the Castaway, Jack and the Wildlife, and the newly released Jack at the Helm! Fast moving…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 17, 2015
    1 copy available, 76 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Ripple Affair by Erin Cruey
    The Ripple Affair (The Ripple Affair series, #1)
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    Edward Engel is many things. A prince to inherit a throne. A man betrothed to the beautiful Lady Antoinette. A dashing warrior with no equal in skill.…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    3 copies available, 161 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Relative Happiness by Lesley Crewe
    Relative Happiness
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    To celebrate the immense success of the Relative Happiness movie on the Atlantic coast, we're giving away 5 copies of the book that inspired the film.…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 15, 2015
    5 copies available, 65 people requesting
    Countries available: CA
  • The Day Human King by B. Kristin McMichael
    The Day Human King (Day Human, #2)
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    *SIGNED PAPERBACK*
    book2 in the day human trilogy

    After he assumed the power of the late sidhe king, Devin thought the battle to protect Nessa and proce…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 11, 2015
    1 copy available, 147 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Northern Star by Mike Gullickson
    The Northern Star: The Beginning
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    "Top 5 Indie-Published Books You Haven't Read, But Should." – Examiner

    2058. As the struggle for dwindling resources plunges the world into chaos and “…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 24, 2015
    5 copies available, 56 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Medea Complex by Rachel Florence Roberts
    The Medea Complex
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    Release date: Jun 02, 2015
    We're giving 20 early galleys of THE MEDEA COMPLEX away to 20 lucky readers! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    20 copies available, 120 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • The Northern Star by Mike Gullickson
    The Northern Star: Civil War
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    "Military sci-fi and futuristic cyber-reality at its best." –Midwest Book Review

    "This book is a fantastic read." – Portland Book Review.

    The Northern S…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 24, 2015
    5 copies available, 53 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Archangels by Janet M. Tavakoli
    Archangels: Rise of the Jesuits
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    Autographed

    The murder of a Jesuit priest and church financier thrusts investigator Michael Visconte into a web of Vatican conspiracy and intrigue — wi…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 08, 2015
    1 copy available, 282 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Bitter Melon by Elvis Alves
    Bitter Melon
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    In this debut poetry collection, Elvis Alves uses bitter melon as a metaphor for life's experiences. He does more than ruminate about the bitterness o…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 01, 2015
    1 copy available, 159 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Unveiled Threat by Janet M. Tavakoli
    Unveiled Threat
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    A Personal Experience of Fundamentalist Islam and the Roots of Terrorism
    Nonfiction, Autographed

    “Heart wrenching!!! Jarred my thinking and emotions. Ev…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 08, 2015
    1 copy available, 190 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Destiny Reclaimed by Kathryn Heaney
    Destiny Reclaimed (The Anandrian Series #2)
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    Release date: Feb 24, 2015
    INTRODUCING,Destiny Reclaimed, the second book in the Anandrian Series. Included in this giveaway will be one signed copy of both Destiny Calls (Book…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    1 copy available, 25 people requesting
    Countries available: CA
  • Dear Hank Williams by Kimberly Willis Holt
    Dear Hank Williams
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    Win an ARC!

    It's 1948 in Rippling Creek, Louisiana, and Tate P. Ellerbee's new teacher has just given her class an assignment--learning the art of let…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 01, 2015
    10 copies available, 327 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • The Memory Painter by Gwendolyn Womack
    The Memory Painter: A Novel
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    Release date: Apr 28, 2015
    *ADVANCE READER'S COPY*

    Two lovers who have traveled across time. A team of scientists at the cutting edge of memory research. A miracle drug that unlo…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 01, 2015
    20 copies available, 475 people requesting
    Countries available: US and CA
  • Murder on Location by Shawn Reilly Simmons
    Murder on Location (The Red Carpet Catering Mysteries Book 2)
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    Release date: Mar 15, 2015
    Win a signed copy of Murder on Location, the second in the Red Carpet Catering mystery series.

    Filming a movie on a sunny Florida beach may seem like w…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 25, 2015
    3 copies available, 329 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
  • The Catalyst by Helena Coggan
    The Catalyst
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    Release date: Feb 19, 2015
    Next month the Chapter 5 Book Club are reading The Catalyst by Helena Coggan, and we're giving you a little helping hand with a giveaway!

    Imaginative,…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Mar 25 - Apr 02, 2015
    20 copies available, 123 people requesting
    Countries available: GB