Not a Drill: A Jack Reacher Short Story

Not a Drill is a short story published just yesterday from writer Lee Child, author of the internationally-acclaimed Jack Reacher series. This short piece of fiction finds Reacher transported to the solitude of the wilderness in the northeastern United States where he stumbles into a covert military operation.

Jack Reacher is hitchhiking through the forested terrain of Maine with a group of Canadians looking to trek out on a hiking expedition in some of the last true wild patches of nature to be found in the United States. On their journey, they encounter a small town which may be the quiet …

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The Ladies’ Room

The Ladies’ Room is a recent novel written by romance novelist Carolyn Brown, a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author. This contemporary romantic comedy features a quirky story of two middle-aged people at crossroads in their own lives who fall for one another.

In a tiny town in Oklahoma, Trudy is a woman going through a very rough period in life. She’s been learning about her husband’s infidelities, which have carried on through their marriage, while her daughter pitches a wild rebellious phase. Her mother is also in the local nursing home, where she’s battling Alzheimer’s disease. To top it all off, …

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The Absence of Mercy: A Novel

The Absence of Mercy is the second Amazon release from new writer John Burley and currently a top selling Kindle eBook. This story of small town savagery has been getting mixed reviews from readers but does represent a new voice in the mystery and thriller genres.

In the dense woods surrounding a small town in midwestern Ohio, a teenager is found after he met with a brutal end. Seemingly the only person in the town who wants to investigate the matter further is Dr. Ben Stevenson, the medical examiner for the town. As he seeks to understand exactly what fate befell …

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Batman Eternal (2014, #1)

Batman Eternal #1 is the first installment of the newest storyline in the Batman comic book series developed by DC Comics. Written by co-authors James T. Tynion IV and Scott Snyder, and featuring illustrations from Jay Fabok, this comic eBook features much of the great artwork and gripping storytelling that has delighted generations of Batman comic book fans.

At the outset of this first entry in this new Batman saga, both Batman and Commissioner Gordon are locked into an awful battle against the villainous Professor Pyg. Isolated from Batman, Commissioner Gordon has to make a split-second decision which he thinks will …

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Sweet Addiction

Sweet Addiction is the debut Amazon Kindle release by author J. Daniels and a top seller in contemporary romance among eBook readers. This mature adult romance offers a titillating literary romp which readers have been loving at a great bargain.

Everyone’s aware of the unwritten rules of the wedding hookup: once you’re done having fun, “no strings attached” means walking away and not looking back. Dylan Sparks has played this game before and is happy to do so again at the wedding of an ex-boyfriend, but the passionate night that develops with Reese Carroll is far more than she expects. Afterwards, …

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The Heist: A Novel (The Gabriel Allon Series, Book #14)

The Heist is the most recent novel by New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva and the latest release in his Gabriel Allon series. This story continues the saga of the art historian-turned-spy and sends him on a chase around the world to track down the latest culprit in a major theft of priceless artwork.

At the outset of this novel, Gabriel is busy trailing a stolen piece of work made by the renowned Italian artist Caravaggio, which has been missing for decades. A breakthrough comes when Gabriel learns of the brutal murder of British businessman and diplomat Jack Bradshaw, and he …

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Blue Jeans and Coffee Beans

Blue Jeans and Coffee Beans is a 2013 release from contemporary fiction author Joanne DeMaio and a New York Times bestselling novel. This story of friendship and nostalgia is climbing near the top of the Kindle bestseller charts just in time for readers to snap up this cozy bargain read, a perfect choice for anyone going away on vacation and looking for some literature to read on the beach.

Maris Carrington has spent a significant portion of her life trying to make it as a denim fashion designer in Chicago, but she’s traded her studio apartment in for a shingled cottage in …

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The Book of Life: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy, Book #3)

The Book of Life is the final title in the All Souls trilogy penned by fantasy author Deborah Harkness, a New York Times bestselling author and a former Fulbright, Guggenheim and National Humanities Center fellow. This thrilling title wraps up the occult story featuring vampire scientist Matthew Clairmont and the witch historian Diana Bishop.

The cast of characters who have been built up throughout the course of Harkness’ All Souls trilogy come together for one final, epic conflict that will decide the future of each character. Diana and Matthew once more face off against some old enemies and uncover a new threat to …

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Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street

Business Adventures is a collection of non-fiction stories from the financial world written by John Brooks, a longtime contributor on business topics to The New Yorker. This classic, first published in 1969, is now available to Kindle readers and features the same lively journalistic content that made the original so successful.

The twelve stories compiled for this collection feature an array of intriguing stories from the corporate and financial world which still have quite a bit of relevance in our world, even 45 years later. Brooks’ stories feature the $350-million debacle that was Ford Motor Company’s Edsel project, business scandals at General Electric …

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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

Unbroken is a recent release from Laura Hillenbrand, author of the very popular equestrian drama Seabiscuit. This New York Times bestselling non-fiction novel, soon to become a major motion picture release, features one man’s struggle to survive in the face of incredible odds after being stranded at sea in the Pacific Theater of World War II.

Lieutenant Louis Zamperini was always a cunning child, and it led to equal parts success and difficulty. In May 1943, when his Army Air Forces bomber dives into the Pacific Ocean thousands of miles away from any land, it will be his quick thinking that leads to …

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Act of War: A Thriller

Act of War is the most recent release from the action thriller writer Brad Thor, a New York Times bestselling author with a popular contemporary voice for mystery and political intrigue. Any fan of suspense who wants to check out one of this season’s most gripping books may want to give this story a second glance.

An American agent working for the CIA has died overseas. There’s nothing too out of the ordinary in this until one of the agent’s contacts surfaces with a stunning revelation: the Chinese government is working on a plot to destabilize the government of the United States of …

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The Dovekeepers: A Novel

The Dovekeepers is a recent novel from author Alice Hoffman which has earned much favorable press from a large number of readers and reputable review publications. This historical period drama which takes place in ancient Israel follows a group of women trying to survive in a city under siege.

During the year 70 C.E., nine hundred Jews took refuge in the mountain of Masada while Roman armies laid siege to the stronghold for months. The baker’s wife Revka lost her daughter to Roman soldiers, and now she cares for her daughter’s two sons, who have not been able to speak since …

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True Evil: A Novel

True Evil is a 2006 novel from New York Times bestselling author Greg Iles which has only lately been taking the Kindle eBook online store by storm on Amazon.com. A couple of early thrills get readers hooked into this suspenseful title featuring a riveting plot of betrayal.

At thirty-six years old, Dr. Chris Shepard is newly married and settling into a happy life. That calm is destroyed one day when FBI Special Agent Alexandra Morse and tells him something unthinkable: that his wife his trying to kill him. After the initial shock and denial, Dr. Shepard follows up on Agent Morse’s clue …

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One Lavender Ribbon

One Lavender Ribbon is the most recent release from romance author Heather Burch, one of the more popular young adult writers working in contemporary literature. This romantic drama involves a story of rediscovered love and one woman’s search for the author of a series of letters which may give her a second chance at love.

Adrienne Carter gets as far away from Chicago as she can after her divorce, and she winds up in the beautiful warm climate of southern Florida. As she sets about to fixing up and renovating the house, she discovers a small tin which contains letters from a …

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