Archive for August, 2014

Kids on Fire: Amelia Bedelia Books For Early Readers

August 31, 2014
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Kids on Fire: Amelia Bedelia Books For Early Readers

Amelia Bedelia has been keeping early readers entertained and coming back for more for decades. Here are a few entries from this bestselling series, newly updated with fresh cover art: Amelia Bedelia Chapter Book #1: Amelia Bedelia Means Business (4.5/5 stars, currently priced at $2.82) Amelia Bedelia makes her chapter book debut! In Amelia...

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An absorbing account of loyalty and love in wartime, freshened by unusual historical events.” —Kirkus Reviews
Pastel Orphans By Gemma Liviero – 4.7 stars!

August 31, 2014
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“An absorbing account of loyalty and love in wartime, freshened by unusual historical events.” —Kirkus Reviews  Pastel Orphans By Gemma Liviero – 4.7 stars!

Pastel Orphans by Gemma Liviero 4.7 stars – 58 Reviews Kindle Price: $3.99 Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: As a small boy, Henrik watches his world crumble around him as Germany falls under Nazi control and his Jewish friends are sent away. In his own...

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Bargain Fantasy Book Alert! Sun Mage (Blacklight Chronicles Book 2) By John Forrester – Now Just 99 Cents!
**Plus, Don’t Miss Today’s Kindle Daily Deals

August 31, 2014
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Bargain Fantasy Book Alert! Sun Mage (Blacklight Chronicles Book 2) By John Forrester – Now Just 99 Cents!  **Plus, Don’t Miss Today’s Kindle Daily Deals

Sun Mage (An Epic Fantasy Adventure Series) (Blacklight Chronicles Book 2) by John Forrester 4.0 stars – 89 Reviews Kindle Price: 99 cents Or FREE with – Learn More Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: On Sale! Kindle Countdown Deal! Everyday price: $1.99 July 2014: Significantly...

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Back to School Bargain Alert: Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus Graphing Calculator, Half Off!

August 29, 2014
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Back to School Bargain Alert: Texas Instruments TI-84 Plus Graphing Calculator, Half Off!

For students who are taking higher math, anything from trigonometry through calculus, a quality graphing calculator is NOT optional. Engineers and scientists also need to keep a reliable graphing calculator close to hand, and a quality machine can be expensive—but not today! Texas Instruments has been the most trusted name in technical calculators for...

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Kindle Book Spotlight: The Best American Writing Series

August 29, 2014
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Kindle Book Spotlight: The Best American Writing Series

Every year, The Best American Writing series releases several anthologies of top-notch writing in fiction and nonfiction. Here are the 2013 anthologies; note that while there isn’t space to list the complete contents of each book here, all have the Look Inside! feature enabled on the Amazon site so you can click through on...

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Free App of the Day is CRUSH

August 29, 2014
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Free App of the Day is CRUSH

CRUSH (3.5/5 stars, all ages, FREE today only) is today’s Amazon Free App of the Day! From Amazon: WARNING: This game is hard! If you survive for 2 minutes, you are doing really well. — The creator of Slydris and SideSwype, is back with an intense puzzle game designed specifically for touch screens. CRUSH...

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“Full of action, interesting characters, and a dynamic story”
Award winning author Jianne Carlo’s Prymal Lust – 4.5 stars!

August 29, 2014
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“Full of action, interesting characters, and a dynamic story”  Award winning author Jianne Carlo’s Prymal Lust – 4.5 stars!

Prymal Lust by Jianne Carlo 4.5 stars – 8 Reviews Kindle Price: $3.99 Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: Is there a future for an aristocratic Wylfen female exiled for mating with a half-breed Rogue Wolf? The primal call of Mate Claim sparks a battle among...

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Flash price cuts on bestselling titles in today’s Kindle Daily Deal!
Don’t miss Dianne Harman 5-star mystery CORNERED COYOTE (Coyote Series Book 3) – Just $0.99

August 29, 2014
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Flash price cuts on bestselling titles in today’s Kindle Daily Deal! Don’t miss Dianne Harman 5-star mystery CORNERED COYOTE (Coyote Series Book 3) – Just $0.99

CORNERED COYOTE (Coyote Series Book 3) by Dianne Harman 4.9 stars – 43 Reviews Kindle Price: 99 cents Text-to-Speech and Lending: Enabled Don’t have a Kindle? Get yours here. Here’s the set-up: A Gripping tale that is hard to put down – One that is as Sweet as a Ballerina and as Pugnacious as...

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Kids on Fire: Apps Based On Kids’ Favorite Books!

August 28, 2014
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Kids on Fire: Apps Based On Kids’ Favorite Books!

Interactive, enhanced ebooks include animations, music, narration and more! Sandra Boynton’s The Going to Bed Book is a great one to try with young ones who resist bedtime. From Amazon: For any child that is reluctant to go to bed, there is the Sandra Boynton book, The Going to Bed Book. This sweet and...

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Kindle Book Spotlight: Fairy Tale Adaptations

August 28, 2014
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Kindle Book Spotlight: Fairy Tale Adaptations

By now pretty much anyone living in the civilized world has heard of Gregory Maguire’s Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, an alternative take on The Wizard of Oz, but there are plenty more adaptations of classic tales to explore. Rags & Bones: New Twists on Timeless Tales...

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