Free advice and self-help Kindle books for 01 Jun 18

From the Ashes (Ravenwood Mysteries Book 1)

by Sabrina Flynn

“An atmospheric historical mystery that will captivate you to the end!”

“…complex and teeming with life.”

Atticus Riot took a bullet to his head the day his partner was killed. Three years later, Riot returns to San Francisco to put his ghosts to rest, but the abduction of an heiress snags his attention. Two ransom demands are delivered, and the husband of the abducted Isobel Kingston is hiding the truth.

The clock is ticking. Can Riot find Mrs Kingston in time, or will she become one more regret among many?

A thrilling historical mystery for fans of Laurie R. King, Louise Penny, and Jacqueline Windspear.

A Place To Call Home

by Lacey Black

Eight years ago, Colbi Leigh fled her safe little hometown in Kentucky and followed her dreams to New York City. She left everything behind: her parents, her brother, and the love of her life, Aiden Hughes. Now, Colbi must return home in the wake of her brother’s unexpected death in Afghanistan where she’s about to come face-to-face with her old demons.

Aiden has been left unsettled since his one true love left him for something else in the Big Apple eight long years ago. After the unexpected death of his oldest friend, who was serving in the Army, Aiden finally comes face-to-face with the woman who stole his heart and has haunted his dreams.

What happens when old lovers reunite in the midst of tragedy? Is it finally a happily ever after, or will their dreams tear them apart once more?

*This novella is 23,000 words and was first published in May 2016 as part of the Honor Anthology.

FIRST CASE: Murder Alley – Crime Thriller (McRyan Mystery Thriller Series Book) (McRyan Mystery Series)

by Roger Stelljes

New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Mystery Series
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A prestigious job at a top law firm, a beautiful home, and a gorgeous wife all made for an ideal life. But then life gets in the way and changes the course you have selected. For Mac McRyan, a family tragedy meant forgoing a lucrative legal career for one in the “family business” – the St. Paul Police Department. After four years as a cop, the ruggedly handsome Mac crosses the crime scene tape for the first time as a homicide detective. The back alley murder of a young trial lawyer from a high profile law firm doesn’t add up. In an emotionally charged investigation full of unexpected twists and turns, Mac will need to follow a convoluted trail of evidence, secrets, and hidden agendas to help solve a murder mystery that is his FIRST CASE.

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Roger Stelljes, delivers a short mystery novel (12 chapter novella) that is the prequel to the McRyan Mystery Series.

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Vince Flynn described Roger Stelljes as “A powerful new thriller voice.” Fans of mysteries, thrillers and suspense will enjoy this fast-moving story of murder, mystery, and suspense; the cast of colorful characters, and its setting in and around historic St. Paul, Minnesota.


“What a great ride! The story of McRyan’s first case was thrilling. I couldn’t put it down…read the entire story in one sitting!”

“What an excellent first novel!!! I plan to get all the other books that I’ve seen in Kindle by him.”

“Mac, murder, marriage and one hell of an ending. Super read!”

“I really enjoyed this book. I am just starting the McRyan series and look forward to each book. I highly recommend this series to every mystery reader.”

“You’re going to love this writer! A prequel and tightly written book that creates a wonderful foundation to build the future action-packed McRyan mysteries.”

“Stelljes ties everything together beautifully – life, crime and suspense and leaves you wondering how he could have imagined the twist. The finer details make this book (and the rest of his series) close to James Patterson and Patterson BookShots.”

The Zoo Crew – A Thriller (Zoo Crew series Book 1)

by Dustin Stevens

The Zoo Crew. A random assortment of individuals that came together in western Montana out of circumstance, stayed together by choice. Among them are Ajax, a gaming genius far from his native Boston. Kade, a forest firefighter that spends half his year roaming the blazing countryside, the other half perusing the local nightlife. Sage, registered nurse and proverbial mother hen for the group.

At the helm is Drake Bell, displaced Southerner and third year law student. Fresh off a summer spent interning in legal hell, he is only mildly certain he even wants to continue down the path he’s on. Until an old friend comes to find him that is.

Eight months pregnant and closing fast on her due date, the girl is scared. What was supposed to have been a simple surrogacy agreement has gone tragically wrong. Young girls like her are coming up missing or even worse. She’s on the run and has nobody else to turn to.

If everything the girl is saying is true, some of the largest players in the Missoula community are involved. Armed only with his own trepidations and the loyalty of those around him, Drake must find a way to save his friend and his own growing skepticism before it’s too late.

Falter (Faltering Souls Book 1)

by Haven Cage

Nevaeh Richards never believed in Heaven and Hell.
Hell doesn’t care.
Living on the streets with her father is tough, but Nev soon finds a life immersed in angels and demons is tougher than she could ever imagine.
When her father suddenly becomes ill, Nevaeh’s eyes are opened to a world she never knew existed. A war is bleeding into the human realm, and Nev is developing strange new powers that has both sides eager to claim her soul’s devotion.
The Devil wants what he wants, though. He commands a demon to take her father’s soul hostage.
The cost to save him?
Surrendering to darkness and becoming something far more evil than the Hell chasing her.
An emotional, character-driven story with gritty and suspenseful writing.
Download this book now because you don’t want to miss what Nevaeh and her angels take on!
“I was not prepared for such a page turning story…” – A.S. McGowan
“Paranormal romance perfection.” – Keri Q.
“A paranormal roller coaster ride that will leave you breathless.” – L. Ross
Book 1 of the Faltering Souls Series (Dark Urban Fantasy)
Warning: This novel contains themes that are considered dark in nature. Please, read at your own risk.
Series order:
Falter (Published May 2016)
Severance (Published March 2017)
Contrition (Publishing May 30, 2018)
Audio books in production as of 1-9-18.

Redefining Us: A Reclusive Novel

by Harloe Rae

In order to truly save him, I need to redefine us.

Xander Dixon was my best friend.
Loyal and dependable.
A brave warrior.
A permanent presence in my life until that fateful day he boarded a plane headed overseas.

Xander’s unwelcome silence haunted me for three yearsâ?¦
Until he suddenly resurfaces.
Blinded by misplaced fury.
Trapped in a pool of darkness.
Unable to escape the perpetual pain.

Though it would be easy to walk away, I refuse to give up on him.
I want to know his misery and torment, so I can rescue him.
Then Xander will finally be mine.

Redefining Us is the first book in the Reclusive Novel series. Each novel is a standalone and are interconnected.
*This novel contains mature themes that are suitable for those 18 years of age or older.*

Divided Serenity (Divided World Book 1)

by G.L. Cromarty

John Tanis dreams of killing the man responsible for his exile.

Once loyal to the civilized Aterra, Tanis now fights for Shadowland. But the mysterious arrival of technology outside the wall heralds change. 

With the dividing wall failing his new loyalties will be tested, and he must choose between revenge and saving the people he once loved.

Veterinarian’s Vacation (River’s End Ranch Book 2)

by Pamela M. Kelley

Jess had such a crush on Jake in high school and now he’s back in town, as her boss!

Jess Weston is about to graduate from veterinarian school when Jake, her cousin Wade’s best friend from high school, comes back to town for a two-week vacation and Wade puts him in the cottage next to hers. It was bad enough that she’d had an embarrassing and totally unrequited crush on Jake when she was younger, but now he was even more attractive, and he might be sticking around for longer than two weeks….as her new boss, which puts him firmly off limits for anything more than friendship.

Jake Wheldon is also a veterinarian and has come home to Riston to be closer to his father who lives in town with his snobby wife, Claire. Jake wants to put down roots, to build something and jumps on an opportunity to buy the vet clinic where Jess is an intern. He hasn’t seen her since she was thirteen. She was cute then but much too young for an eighteen-year-old high school senior. She’s all grown up now, but as his employee, she remains out of reach.Discover River’s End Resort, a gorgeous “destination ranch and resort” in Riston, Idaho that is run by the six Weston siblings and their well-meaning, semi-retired parents. Five bestselling western romance authors have created a world like no other–with incredibly fun outside activities, a huge family in need of love, and side characters you will never forget. A world where our characters live, laugh and love.

A Thousand Faces: A Shapeshifter Thriller

by Janci Patterson

In her debut YA science fiction novel, Janci Patterson presents a thriller that #1 NYT bestseller James Dashner calls “a fantastic book” and #1 NYT bestseller Brandon Sanderson calls “hands down one of my favorite novels of the year.”

In the world of high-stakes espionage, it pays to be able to change your face. And that’s just what sixteen-year-old Jory and her family of shape-shifting spies can doâ??alter their faces and bodies to look like anyone. Jory is in training to be a full member of the family businessâ??when she can convince her parents to let her help with their elaborate cons.

But when Jory’s parents go missing on the job, Jory is thrown into a world of secrets, lies, and stolen identities that will put all her training to the test. Jory’s always wanted to be a member of the teamâ??

But saving her family may be the most difficult job of all.

Other Praise for A THOUSAND FACES:

“A Thousand Faces is a well-plotted race of a story with fantastic world building. A paranormal Mission Impossible for teens, Jory’s world and story are so meticulously parsed together they make you want to look twice at every face you see on the street.”
— Aprilynne Pike, #1 NYT bestselling author of the Wings series

“A Thousand Faces is one of those rare books that can include heartbreaking and swoon-worthy romance and equally skillful action and suspense. It’s a terrific novel.”
-Robison Wells, author of the Blackout series

“A THOUSAND FACES is the YA thriller I’ve been waiting for: a fantastic, troubled heroine, struggling with an incredible power she only barely controls, trapped in a web of supernatural espionage where she can’t trust anyone. The pace is quick, the intrigue is devious, and the magic is absolutely fascinating. A brilliant combination of romance, science fiction, and the supernatural.”
-Dan Wells, author of the Partials Series

The Histories

by Herodotus

The Histories of Herodotus is now considered the founding work of history in Western literature. Written in 440 BC in the Ionic dialect of classical Greek, The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Africa and Greece at that time. The Histories also stands as one of the first accounts of the rise of the Persian Empire, as well as the events and causes of the Greco-Persian Wars between the Achaemenid Empire and the Greek city-states in the 5th century BC. The Histories was at some point divided into the nine books that appear in modern editions, conventionally named after the nine Muses.

Accidental Agent (River’s End Ranch Book 3)

by Amelia C. Adams

Discover River’s End Ranch, a gorgeous “destination ranch and resort” in Riston, Idaho, that is run by the six Weston siblings and their well-meaning, semi-retired parents. Five bestselling Western romance authors have created a world like no other–full of fun outside activities, a huge family in need of love, and side characters you will never forget. A world where our characters learn, laugh, and love.

Liz Colby is an aspiring author who works at Kelsey’s Kafé while waiting to make it big. When a handsome, mysterious customer comes in and orders a burger, she immediately begins wondering about him, thinking he’d be a great addition to her new novel.

FBI agent Jack Saunders had to get out of LA, so he just got in his car and started driving. When he ends up at a place called River’s End Ranch and goes into the diner, he overhears a suspicious conversation, and his instincts tell him there’s something about this cute blonde waitress that needs further investigation.

Two mysteries to be solved, and two lonely hearts looking for a home . . . just another day at Kelsey’s Kafé, where romance is always on the menu.

Cozy British Mysteries : Murder and Cake: The Great British Bake off (Challenge, Murder, Bakery, Detective, Amateur Women sleuth and Cat)

by Luna Snow

Jane Dough loves to bake. She is also a little overweight but she doesn’t care. After winning ‘The Great British Cake-Off’ she is invited by Royal Appointment to bake a cake ‘fit for a Queen’ – for Queen Elizabeth’s 90th Birthday celebrations no less. Not is all as it seems at Buckingham Palace. Who is the creepy Alf Jeffries who seems to be stalking her and what about the other chefs gathered at the Palace to prepare a great banquet for the birthday celebrations? When the Queen’s famous diamond tiara is stolen – things start to hot up in the kitchen. When a body is discovered Jane fears for her life, but who can she trust amongst the motley group? Find out in this cozy mystery filled with mayhem, murder and of course lots of cake.

Twists and Curves (Infinite Curves Book 1)

by Georgia Stockholm

Download Twists and Curves, the free first part of the Best-Selling Infinite Curves Seriesâ??and get a Free Preview of Book 2, Dangerously Curved!
What do readers say about the series?
Five Stars! The whimsical writing style is wonderful.Love that she’s top heavy, sexually experienced. Love her whole attitude.
Five Stars! Original! Female character is fun, real, and strong. Story line is believable and interesting. Sex is realistic, well described, and hot.
Five Stars! Sexy. Fast paced. Did I say sexy yet? I will definitely keep this on my bookshelf to re-read.
Asher is twenty something, Ivy-league educated, and prettyâ??if you like short, curvy, and top-heavy. But she’s been unlucky in love. Reconnecting with her formerly unattainable high-school crush changes everything. Uncontrollable feelings, dangerous emotions, and her own stunning submission push Asher to the edge of reasonâ??and beyond. Will she lose or find herself in Dylan’s embrace?

Attract Money: Learning to Attract Money Using the Law of Attraction (Attract Money series book 1)

by Robert Parkes

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Are you tired of struggling trying to make ends meet? Are you overwhelmed by a mountain of debt? You live from pay check to pay check, and you want to break out of those chains. You believe life has so much more to offer, but it lies just outside your grasp. Something tells you that this is not what life should feel like. Others have broken through these scarcity bonds, history is full of people like them. You’ve heard that there is a way to attract money into your life, but you’re not sure how this works.

You’ve picked up the right eBook. This eBook is dedicated to how you can have it all. It also identifies what may be blocking you from receiving wealth and suggests numerous techniques to remove these frustrating blocks.


  • Learn how negative emotions influence what you do and think
  • Discover how to identify self-defeating patterns of thought and how to overcome them
  • Learn how to be a more positive person and why you should embrace positive thinking
  • Learn about life-empowering techniques like meditation, saying positive affirmations, and visualizing that heal physical and emotional bodies, remove self-limiting thoughts and help empower your manifesting goals
  • Learn how to master meditation to calm the mind and set the platform for receiving good things from the universe
  • Know why you should show gratitude and feel joy when you’re trying to manifest abundance
  • Learn the tips and secrets to practicing visualization
  • Learn how to create your very own vision board.

There is no reason why you should not have everything you desire in life. This eBook will give you all the tools you need to start making changes and hasten the materialization of your manifestation goals. There is no need for expensive training or equipment. Everything that you need: focus, intention, clarity, positivity, joy, and gratitude are all within you.
All you have to do is learn how to tap into these resources and exploit their benefits.

Time Split

by Patricia Smith

A scientist is working on teleportation but, when he introduces live matter, his unit turns into a time machine.

Initially, he vows to never use the machine, but finally relents when he realizes he could use it to help his mother.

He goes back to Germany, just before World War II, to carry out a ‘harmless’ tinker, but returns to his own time zone to find a world ravaged by global nuclear war.
40 minutes into the war most of the northern hemisphere was destroyed. A cycle of annihilation, which once started became impossible to stop.

The launch of missiles, detected by satellites, set the wheels in motion for the retaliatory strikes to begin.

No nation escaped the cascade that followed; even those neutral in the war.

Detonation was the only warning for most that things had escalated beyond reason as the use of thermo-weapons had never been discussed. A huge electromagnetic pulse, which fried all electrical equipment inside the strike zone, shut down power grids and plunged the region into darkness. A microsecond later there followed a flash of intense white light, which filled the sky, as a small sun erupted within the city.

As the glare burned the corneas from their eyes, it simultaneously cauterized their optic nerves, but the blindness and pain only distressed for a nanosecond. Superheated air, expanding at a rate of 400 meters per second, dwarfed all previous torment. Skin was seared and lungs disintegrated as a last agonized breath choked in the furnace.

On the fringes of the inferno, fires erupted in every direction whilst in the center, where temperatures reached millions of degrees centigrade, everything was vaporized in a millisecond. The scorching, dust-filled air tore upward in a fiery plume, looking, to all at a distance safe enough to witness the madness, as though hell had broken loose. Seconds later it hit the stratosphere where, cooling, it began to fan outwards, forming the terrifying calling card of man’s most destructive weapon.

There was no hope on January 28th. The mercy for most was death came swiftly.

On a worldwide scale, billions died immediately following the initial strikes, and in the weeks after, millions more from radiation and starvation.

None of this had to happen; none of this should have happened; and it wouldn’t have happened had it not been for the good intentions of one man.
Time Split is also available in paperback.

Also by Patricia Smith: Time Split – Briggs, Distant Suns, Distant Suns – The Journey Home, Distant Suns – The Silexous, Islands – The Epidemic and Nebathan.

Lianne (Second Chances Series Book 2)

by Mona Ingram

It’s true… love is where you find it. The prequel to this series introduced you to five women, all of whom have recently suffered personal loss. As the friends work to save their dying town, each finds new love among the ashes of their heartbreak.
The first of these is Lianne…
Following in her late husband’s footsteps, Lianne takes a giant leap of faith and visits the spectacular Cornwall coast of England. Here on magnificent windswept beaches, she hopes to find herself again. What she doesn’t plan for is a growing attraction to a local man… and his dog. But just as they’re about to become intimate, he disappears, leaving her questioning her ability to love again.

Mike and Psmith

by P. G. Wodehouse

An early Wodehouse novel, this is both a sporting story and a tale of friendship between two boys at boarding school. Mike (introduced in Mike at Wrykyn) is a seriously good cricketer who forms an unlikely alliance with old Etonian Psmith (‘the P is silent’) after they both find themselves fish out of water at a new school, Sedleigh. Full of entertainment, the plot reaches a satisfying conclusion as the pair eventually overcome the hostility of others and their own prejudices to become stars. Even readers uninterested in cricket are likely to be gripped by descriptions of matches, but the real meat of the book is to be found in the characters, especially the elegant Psmith, one of Wodehouse’s immortal creations, who features in three of his later novels.

Honest Horseman (River’s End Ranch Book 5)

by Cindy Caldwell

Wyatt Weston never understood why Belinda Archer disappeared, just as he was set to offer her his heart and a life at River’s End Ranch, the place they’d both loved and protected.

And now she’s back as a Fish and Game warden, assigned to help him find the poachers that have made their destructive presence known on Ranch property.

Will they be able to admit their mistakes and find a new way forward? Or will the same reason Belinda ended things before get in the way this time, too?

Discover River’s End Ranch, a gorgeous “destination” ranch and resort in Riston, Idaho, that is run by the six Weston siblings and their well-meaning, semi-retired parents. Five bestselling western romance authors have created a world like no other–full of fun outdoor activities, a huge family in need of love, and side characters you will never forget. Join us in a world where our characters learn, laugh and love. New releases every two weeks!

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