Free advice and self-help Kindle books for 16 Dec 17

SNOW: A Gentry Boys Christmas Story

by Cora Brent

With December 25th fast approaching, brothers Stone and Conway Gentry have a lot more than holiday festivities to keep them busy.
There’s newlywed life to adjust to, a business to run, a baby arriving any minute and to top it off, an unusual forecast of snow threatens to cover the desert for the first time in decades.
Plus when ghosts of the past threaten everything they’ve built, the brothers find their close bond and their dreams of the future tested yet again.
Luckily the rest of the loyal Gentry Boys always have their backs.
Stay tuned because this season there may be more than one Christmas miracle on the way…. 

Want to start at the beginning? Don’t miss every sizzling stand alone story!
Series reading order:
Draw
Risk
Game
Fall
Hold
Cross
Walk
Edge



Once Upon a Royal Christmas (Palotays of Montana Book 2)

by Robin Bielman

Rowan Palotay hopes she never runs into the too-handsome Prince Theodore Chenery ever again after she leaves an embarrassing first impression. But fixing her mistake garners even more attention from the prince, and when he requests she be his reporter for a news story, she can’t say no.

Prince Theo is completely enchanted with Rowan and finds her special brand of kindness and honesty impossible to ignore. Back home, his choices are made for him, but here in this small town where his mother grew up, he feels connections he never has before. And the more time he and Rowan spend together, the more he wants herâ??all of her.

When obligations back home take a turn he didn’t see coming, he’s ready to stake his claim. But when his father and the media get wind of his relationship with Rowan, Theo must decide whether to follow his heart or his royal duty.

The Palotays of Montana Series
Book 1: Falling for Her Bachelor
Book 2: Once Upon a Royal Christmas



Annie’s Gift: A Rocky Hill Holiday Novella (Rocky Hill Romance Book 5)

by Barbara Bretton

A heartwarming new Rocky Hill Holiday novella from bestselling author Barbara Bretton

Everyone knows Christmas is a time for family but not for Harry Barnes. If he had his way, he would close his eyes and not open them again until January second when all the fuss was over. Once upon a time he had loved the season but that was a long time ago. His wife Annie and daughter Erin are gone and he hasn’t spoken to his only son, Sam, in years.

The Christmas candlesticks he’d lovingly carved for Annie and their children are buried in the attic under a thick layer of dust along with memories that could break a man’s heart . . . if he still had one left to break.

After years of living on military bases all around the world, Sam Barnes has moved his family back home for keeps but they might as well still be in Japan or England or Timbuktu for all the difference it makes. His father’s heart is still closed to the idea of family and there is nothing Sam can do to change it. Not even if the only thing his twelve-year-old daughter Riley wants for Christmas is the grandfather she has never met.

But then on a snowy Christmas Eve in Rocky Hill, Harry and Sam are visited by a determined mother and daughter who have just a few earth hours to bring their family together or lose them forever.

And don’t miss the Rocky Hill Holiday Collection – Two full novels, two novellas

Barbara Bretton is the award-winning, USA Today best-selling author of fifty novels. She writes, knits, and reads in New Jersey.



The Complete CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker® COOKBOOK: Quick and Easy Recipes for Fast and Healthy Meals

by Betty Moore

The Complete CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker® is the most complete Cookbook and Guide, With delicious recipes, there is definitely something in it for everyone.

Maybe you already own The Complete CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker®â??but do you realize all that your pressure cooker can achieve? Answer all your CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker® questions with FAQs and Tips on cooking, cleaning, Freezer Meals, Time Charts, Common mistakes, accesories and everything in between.

Utilizing your pressure cooker like a pro can help you save time & you’ll realize that it be an incredible cooker for busy families.

Electric Pressure cooking is easy, but there are a lot of tricks in this book you can use to make your food even better

From simple and quick soups to delicious dinners and more, there are more than 120 electric pressure cooker recipes listed throughout this book that will satisfy any type of eater!

Below is a review of what you will get from this book:

-The Revolutionary CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker®
-How Electric Pressure Cooking Works
-The Language Of Pressure Cooking
-Testing And Using the CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker®
-The Magic Of The CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker®
-How To Convert A Recipe Into Electric Pressure Cooker
-Tips For Newbies
-Important CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker® Tips
-Safety Features

-Breakfast Recipes
-Beef and Lamb Recipes
-Chicken Recipes
-Turkey Recipes
-Pork Recipes
-Soup Recipes
-Seafood Recipes
-Vegetables Recipes
-Pasta Recipes
-Rice Recipes
-Beans and Grains Recipes
-Side Dishes Recipes
-Desserts Recipes
-Hot Beverages Recipes

-How To Clean the CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker®
-How To Make CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker® Freezer Meals
-Pressure Cooking At High Altitude
-Cooking Time Charts
-Conversion Tables
-Electric pressure cooker vrs. Slow cooker
-10 Most Common CROCK-POT Express Multi-cooker® Mistakes
-Troubleshooting
-Useful Accessories

And many more! Get this Electric pressure Cooker Cookbook and Guide NOW!



Cumulus

by Eliot Peper

Cumulus is your new favorite surveillance-fueled dystopian novel. It’s a future we can all recognize – and one that we should all be genuinely afraid of.” –Ars Technica
In the not-so-distant future, economic inequality and persistent surveillance push Oakland to the brink of civil war.

Lilly Miyamoto is a passionate analog photographer striving to pursue an ever more distant dream. Huian Li is preeminent among the Silicon Valley elite as the founder and CEO of the pervasive tech giant Cumulus. Graham Chandler is a frustrated intelligence agent forging a new path through the halls of techno-utopian royalty. But when Huian rescues Lilly from a run-in with private security forces, it sets off a chain of events that will change their lives and the world.

The adventure accelerates into a mad dash of political intrigue, relentless ambition, and questionable salvation. Will they survive to find themselves and mend a broken system?



Bad To The Bones: A Murder Mystery Crime Thriller (Evan Buckley Thrillers Book 1)

by James Harper

What would you give, how far would you go, to find a lost child and redeem your soul? And will it ever be far enough?

Ten years ago, Linda Clayton’s son Daniel disappeared. The love and support of her husband Robbie was all that kept her saneâ??until the day he ran away. Makes you thankful you’re not Linda Clayton.

Wise-cracking, street-smart PI Evan Buckley thought his problems were bad enough. When his latest case ends in disaster, he’s at the end of his tetherâ??until fate throws him headlong into Linda Clayton’s desperate world and a long-dead investigation that everybody wants to stay that way.

But Evan never does what everybody wants, and he vows to uncover the truthâ??and in the process kick into touch the demons that come to torment him every night.

As the suspense ratchets up, he’s caught in a desperate fight for his life with a stone cold killer who will go to any lengths to protect his secrets …

With action-packed twists and turns and a pace that doesn’t let up until the thrilling conclusion, Bad to The Bones is a brilliant start to a gripping new crime series from James Harper.

Bad To The Bones was previously published as Cruel Comfort/In Cold Blood.



This Industry Ain’t Meant For Hood Love

by Heiress

This Industry is about music, not about love. Yes, the artist may sing about it but do they really want love when they can rather have money, power and love?

Peso is the rudest most disrespectful trap artist you will ever encounter. Rapping about his drugs, money and women who he could careless for, is his specialty. That four-letter word meant nothing to him. It was just an excuse to distracted to him when he was all about his music. That was until one drunken and high night changed his life forever. For the better or worse? We have yet to find out.

Ginger is your everyday girl next day with a bright smile and an even brighter personality. All she dreamed about was getting out he Hood and finding out what she wanted to do with her life career wise. She wasn’t into boys and she never was the in your face type. After one encounter with Peso, she will soon find out why he will soon be her root to why she hates men. Or is that hate often mistake for love?

PlayBoi is exactly what his stage name is. A playboy. He hops from women to women every night not looking for any strings to be attached. As a sexy R&B singer with talent, money who God has blessed down below, he is every woman’s dream. He’s a gentleman who’s gentle and nice but his player ways overshadow his positive attributes. When his career is on the rocks due to his ongoing playboy image, he is forced to make a change. A change that may make him happy or lead him down a path of heartbreak for the first time.

Raven is the sexy singer with a feisty attitude that everyone seems to be attracted to. She’s new in the music business but she adjusts to the life very well. Out the gate she was named the new Rihanna without the accent. She had a secret that she kept due to her instant fame but soon it will get out. As she makes a deal with her label of a gimmick that will get her more fans, she sacrifices her relationship in the process. Will it be the start of something new or will her celebrity status soon come to an end?

Four individuals battle with money, fame, love and drugs. The four most common downfalls in this music industry. Can they withstand the false blogs, thirsty thots, crazy fans and the rise of their career?



Then You Happened (Happened Series Book 1)

by Sandi Lynn

When Sierra’s father died, he left her in charge of the family business. At the age of twenty-eight, Sierra Adams became CEO of Adams Advertising & Design, one of the top ten advertising agencies in the world. Her work was her life. She lived and breathed it every day, leaving little time for play. Having once been in a relationship that completely destroyed her, Sierra vowed to use men for one thing only: SEX. No strings, no problems, and most importantly, no heartache.

Cameron Cole is an ordinary guy that makes a living as a carpenter. He’s a simple man who’s happy with life the way it is. He does a job he loves, has a great group of friends, and a close knit family.
When Sierra hires Cameron to remodel her Hollywood Hills home, their happy little worlds are turned upside down. She likes the rich things in life and he likes the simple things. While there’s no denying the strong attraction between them, they form a hilarious friendship where sex is the only thing Sierra wants. Cameron can’t help but want more and makes it his mission to bring Sierra into his simple world and show her that there’s more to life than just all work and money.

Take Cameron and Sierra’s journey in this romantic comedy as they discover that when life hands you limes, you have no choice but to break out the tequila.

This book is for readers 18+ due to mature theme and language



Under Her Skin (Blank Canvas Book 1)

by Adriana Anders

This gentle giant’s scarred hands may be the warmest touch she’ll ever know.
…if only life were a fairy tale where Beauty got to keep her Beast

Ivan thought the world was through giving him second chances.

Hell, who was he kiddingâ??he wasn’t good enough for them anyway. And he certainly wasn’t good enough for her.

But the moment Uma walked into his life, Ivan knew he had to put all that crap aside and do everything he could to help. She was like nothing he’d ever known. Beautiful, lost, alone, she had the kind of sad eyes that were just begging for someone to save her…

…and despite his rough exterior, despite the nasty rumors, despite all the bad decisions following him around like the strays he couldn’t help but rescue, Ivan was nothing but willing to be the kind of man she needed.

Yeah, he’d thought the world was through giving him second chances.
Until she came into his life. Until she changed everything.
Until he realized he would do anything, fight anyone, tear the world apart if it only meant saving her.

Blank Canvas series:
Under Her Skin (Book 1)
By Her Touch (Book 2)
In His Hands (Book 3)

Praise for Under Her Skin:
“A dark and emotional tale that will make your spine tingle as well as your heart.”â??SARINA BOWEN, USA Today bestselling author of Bittersweet
“The perfect romance…a hint of danger, a whole lot of spice, and an HEA you believe in.”â??ANNE CALHOUN, award-winning author of Under the Surface



A Journey to the Center of the Earth

by Jules Verne

A Journey to the Center of the Earth is a science fiction novel by Jules Verne.

The story involves German professor Otto Lidenbrock who believes there are volcanic tubes going toward the centre of the Earth. He, his nephew Axel, and their guide Hans descend into the Icelandic volcano Snæfellsjökull, encountering many adventures, including prehistoric animals and natural hazards, before eventually coming to the surface again in southern Italy, at the Stromboli volcano.

The genre of subterranean fiction already existed long before Verne. However, the present book considerably added to its popularity and influenced later such writings. For example, Edgar Rice Burroughs explicitly acknowledged Verne’s influence on his own Pellucidar series.

The book was inspired by Charles Lyell’s Geological Evidences of the Antiquity of Man of 1863 (and probably also influenced by Lyell’s earlier ground-breaking work Principles of Geology, published 1830-33). By that time geologists had abandoned a literal biblical account of Earth’s development and it was generally thought that the end of the last glacial period marked the first appearance of humanity, but Lyell drew on new findings to put the origin of human beings much further back in the deep geological past. Lyell’s book also influenced Louis Figuier’s 1867 second edition of La Terre avant le déluge (“The Earth before the flood”) which included dramatic illustrations of savage men and women wearing animal skins and wielding stone axes, in place of the Garden of Eden shown in the 1863 edition.

It is noteworthy that at the time of writing Verne had no hesitation with having sympathetic German protagonists with whom the reader could identify. Verne’s attitude to Germans would drastically change in the aftermath of the 1871 Franco-Prussian War. After 1871, The sympathetic if eccentric Professor Otto Lidenbrock would be replaced in Verne’s fiction by the utterly evil and demonic Professor Schultze of The Begum’s Fortune.



Roll Against Regret: A #GeekLove Ménage Romance (3d20)

by Allyson Lindt

Zoe’s broadened her horizons in bed and everywhere else, since she hooked up with Jackson, but their latest shared fantasy beats all others when it comes to turning her on. He wants to watch her with another guyâ??a mutual friend from the online game they play. After all, the three are in sync when it comes to slaying dragons, and their flirting heats up the circuits.

When Zoe realizes who the new guy is, her anticipation and arousal spike. Carter’s the only man she’s ever loved, other than Jackson. Despite a complicated history, Jackson and Carter hit it off in person as well as they did on line, and Zoe gets one last, incredible night with Carter, while Jackson watches.

But one night isn’t enough. She doesn’t want to lose Jackson, but they’re both hung up on Carter for their own reasons, and he’s nudging their relationship from every angle. She needs to decide if she and Jackson can keep Carter in their lives without destroying what they have. If not, she’ll have to relive the only regret she’s ever hadâ??sending Carter packingâ??and add a new one to the list, by losing Jackson.



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