Free literary fiction Kindle books for 25 May 17

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (AmazonClassics Edition)

by Mark Twain

Whether he’s sneaking doughnuts, mooning over a pretty girl, or snookering the local boys to do his work for him, Tom Sawyer is the consummate schemerĂ¢??but his charm and easygoing nature keep him from being in anyone’s bad graces for long. However, when Tom teams up with his friend Huck Finn, their sleepy Missouri town had better watch out.

Based on Mark Twain’s memories of growing up along the Mississippi River, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is both an idyllic picture of boyhood and an affectionate satire of adult conventions.

AmazonClassics brings you timeless works from the masters of storytelling. Ideal for anyone who wants to read a great work for the first time or rediscover an old favorite, these new editions open the door to literature’s most unforgettable characters and beloved worlds.

Revised edition: Previously published as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, this edition of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (AmazonClassics Edition) includes editorial revisions.

Sleeping Son

by Chris Angelis

Anne had always had a troubling relationship with her son, Matt. But when the young man dies, enigmatic letters begin to arrive, letters that seem to have been written by Matt. Terrible past secrets begin to surface, and Anne must face not only her personal past traumas, but also the raw reality of the present

The Day I Will Never Forget

by Sharon Abimbola Salu

Ezekiel’s homework assignment is quite simple: write an English composition, otherwise known as an essay, on the topic “The Day I Will Never Forget.” There’s only one problem: Ezekiel has no idea what to write. Why? Because the life of this 6 year old boy has been a series of very ordinary, forgettable days.

But when his class teacher, the meticulous, rabbit-loving Miss Agbo announces that a prize will be awarded to the student with the best essay, the homework becomes a competition, which Ezekiel and his classmates are determined to win at all costs.

As the deadline approaches, Ezekiel’s life is visited by an array of dramatic episodes. Caught in the middle of all the drama is his teacher, Miss Agbo, who despite being a keen romantic has been unlucky in love. Will Ezekiel win? Will Miss Agbo finally find love?

This heartwarming tale of primary school life in 1990s Nigeria is witty, nostalgic and unforgettable.

ROXY (Sweetheart Book 1)

by Jessica Caryn

Roxy was raised in the Mojave Desert, her mom was a Las Vegas showgirl so she knew the glitz and glamour always came with a price. Roxy wanted Austin Merrick the moment she saw him in Gypsy. He was supposed to be a one night stand and a way to escape her problems. She didn’t know a night with Austin would lead to something different. Roxy is an excellent poker player but what will happen when her ex-boyfriend owes money and she’s on the hook for the balance.
*Adult Fiction, this story contains sexual content.
The SWEETHEART series are fast paced, short reads told in first person dual narrative. The first book ROXY can be read as a standalone. BIANCA and JINX can be read with minimal spoilers about their friends’ situations.

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