Sleeping Dogs: The Awakening is Today’s free eBook download. Written by John Wayne Falbey, the thriller follows a special operation team that is working to prevent the assassination of a presidential candidate. If you enjoy thrillers by such best-selling authors as Brad Thor, Lee Child, David Baldacci, and Alex Berenson, Sleeping Dogs is for you!
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Busy book lovers who find it challenging to complete long novels may have a new reading app in the near future. The app, Rooster, helps you schedule your daily reading by time increments. The app is being developed by Plympton, a digital publishing startup focusing on serialized fiction for digital readers. Plymtpton’s co-founder, Yael Goldstein Love, told Mashable, “So often when we tell people what we do, people say, ‘I wish I had time to read. I don’t have time to read anything longer than a blog post.’”
Today’s free eBook, Economics for Humans, is courtesy of The University of Chicago Press Books. Written by Julia A. Nelson, Economics for Humans seeks to uncover the human side of our economy, often portrayed as cold, heartless, and uncontrollable. Nelson’s work is an invigorating glimpse at economy, but beyond the mechanistic model:
Economics for Humans argues against the well-ingrained notion that economics is immune to moral values and distant from human relationships. Here, Nelson locates the impediment to envisioning a more considerate economic world in an assumption that is shared by both neoliberals and the political left. Read more
Amazon purchased Goodreads in March of 2013, adding Goodreads integration to new Kindle Paperwhite in November. Now, that feature is also available to users who have the First Generation Kindle Paperwhite.
This feature is currently available to US, Canada, and Australia, with no public plans for expansion to other countries. Goodreads fans can still access the personal library service through Goodread’s mobile apps, separate from Amazon’s Kindle app. If you haven’t seen the update that’s slowly rolling out, you can follow the manual update option here. Read more
Today’s free eBook, The Wanderess, is a story about love, heroism, and friendship between two vagabonds. It’s the fifth novel from Roman Payne, and we think you will enjoy it:
A gothic mystery novel and story of passion and romance set against the backdrop of a timeless Mediterranean landscape, The Wanderess tells of the notorious adventurer Saul and his passion for the beautiful Saskia, a mysterious young orphan girl whom he meets and vows to protect as his child. Read more
PR Superstar is today’s free Kindle download and it is a wonderful asset for those working in media. The guide is a book written by PR veteran, Susan Haswell, who has spent her whole life working in sales and marketing for companies like National Express’ Central Trains, Cosmopolitan(TM) Lingerie, Jane Shilton… just to name a few.
PR Superstar is for everyone who wants to capture the power of press release writing; swiftly and without waffle. From the small business owner to the newcomer in a large marketing or PRdepartment, PR Superstar is written with clarity, vision and insightful tips so that you can take your company to the media instantly, and with surprising results. Read more
Today’s free eBook, The Knight Who Wouldn’t Sleep, is a bedtime picture book to help put your little ones to sleep. Written by Beau Blackwell and illustrated by Geraldina Sierra, the rhyming story follows a stubborn young knight who suffers the consequences of not going to sleep before battle.
A cute, rhyming bedtime book for toddlers, preschoolers, and kids ages 2-7 who don’t want to go to sleep!
Our fun-loving knight fights a nightly battle- he fights the urge to go to sleep! As you can imagine, this ends up causing him all kinds of problems until he gets some good advice from his friend the wise wizard.
Today’s free eBook, Reader (Daughter of Time), is from writer and biomedical researcher Erec Stebbens. The novel is a complex science fiction drama that tells the story of a gifted, young Reader, Ambra Dawn, who is abducted by aliens for her ability to see visions of the past and future.
From Publishers Weekly:
Can 17-year-old Ambra Dawn save the Earth from a malevolent alien emperor in the late 21st century? Stebbins presents a dark vision of humanity in thrall to a merciless but technologically advanced alien race known as the Dram. Kidnapped by these evil aliens for her special gift (as a “reader” she has visions of the past and future), Ambra is subjected to torture that deprives her of her eyesight but expands her powers. Read more
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