Thursday, September 29, 2016

BookGorilla's free and bargain bestseller ebook alert for Thursday! - - Bestsellers, freebies and bargain books galore by authors you love, including The Iceman by Anthony Bruno, Cathy Glass, Carol Leifer, Amy Stewart, Angela Marsons, Michael Crichton, Susan Mallery, Susan Wiggs, James Dashner, H.P. Lovecraft, Janet Dailey, Jack Kerouac, Lisa Jackson, Octavia E. Butler, Ellery Queen and many more including The Cannibal Queen: A Flight Into the Heart of America by Stephen Coonts! Be sure to share, because friends don't let friends miss out on incredible deals like these!

Today's Top Deals

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The True Crime bestseller that led to the movie starring Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, with Ray Liotta and Chris Evans!

The Iceman
by Anthony Bruno

Save $10 on the True Story of a Cold-Blooded Killer
He was smart, merciless, and deadly. And it took someone just as tough to bring him down. Richard Kuklinski boasted a personal body count of more than a hundred victims. Using guns, knives, poison, ice picks, tire irons, baseball bats, and bombs, the family man from New Jersey killed for fun, for money, to cover up his own crimes....
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Mystery & Thrillers; All Nonfiction; Bestsellers
There's nothing like small-town living, and Scallop Shores, Maine, might just be the perfect place to hang your heart...

Scallop Shores
by Jennifer DeCuir

4-in-1 BOXED SET ALERT with unanimous rave reviews!
Four charming couples seek love and community in this collection of full-length Crimson Romance novels centered in the idyllic coastal town filled with warm-hearted neighbors and bursting with community spirit. Includes

Five of Hearts
Wynter's Journey
Trapped in Tourist Town
Always My Hero
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Romance
The perfect Halloween home companion!

Happy Halloween! Hundreds of Perfect Party Recipes, Delightful Decorating Ideas & Awesome Activities
by Terrance Zepke

Harry Potter cauldron cupcakes, and so much more!
This book was written for those who love Halloween but don't have the time or patience to make complicated recipes and elaborate DIY decorations, yet it will look like you did! 

Learn how to quickly create a creepy cemetery, Harry Potter cauldron cupcakes, zombie punch, kookie cookies, a monster station, and much more!
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Deal Ends: 9/29/2016
Categories: All Advice and How-To; All Cookbooks, Food & Wine; All Nonfiction
Unexplained violent injuries, elevated radiation levels... what really happened to the hikers that winter in the Dyatlov Pass?

Dead Mountain
by Donnie Eichar
79% price cut!
In February 1959, a group of nine experienced hikers in the Russian Ural Mountains died mysteriously on an elevation known as Dead Mountain. Eerie aspects of the incident have led to decades of speculation over what really happened. This New York Times bestseller is a gripping work of literary nonfiction...
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Categories: All Politics, History and Current Events; Bestsellers
Will Paul fulfill the prophecies and destroy the undead in order to earn his way back home?

The Tower of Daelfaun
by Aaron J. Ethridge

Discover The Tales of Zanoth while Book 1 is FREE!
For Paul Stevens the worst part of falling asleep in a new place isn't the air mattress, but waking up in a world of swords and sorcery ruled by the undead. Drawn into a war on Zanoth between the living and the powerful lich Myra Kel Marran, Paul must give up any hope that this is just a bad dream....
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Deal Ends: 10/3/2016
Categories: Action and Adventure; All Fantasy
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Cut: The true story of an abandoned, abused little girl who was desperate to be part of a family
by Cathy Glass

The story of the first girl Cathy Glass ever fostered...
Million-copy bestselling author Cathy Glass tells the story of Dawn, a sweet and seemingly well-balanced girl whose outward appearance masks a traumatic childhood of suffering at the hands of the very people who should have cared for her. Dawn was Sweet and seemingly well balanced girl,...
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Bestsellers; Memoirs
A hilarious collection of essays charting an extraordinary journey through show business:

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying
by Carol Leifer

80% off today only!
For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys’ club—until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail for funny women everywhere. From Late Night with David Letterman andSaturday Night Live to SeinfeldThe Ellen Show, and Modern Family...
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Deal Ends: 9/29/2016
Categories: All Business, Investing and Leadership; All Nonfiction; Arts & Literature Bios & Memoirs; Bestsellers
Somewhere far, far away, an intergalactic game is about to begin…… 

The Train from Outer Space
by Alan Sproles

17 straight 5-star reviews for this BookGorilla Debut!
Past, present and future collide in a mysterious, action-packed journey, an exhilarating rocket ride through history.

A tiny alien falls from a huge space train into the field behind 12 yr. old Brady’s house. When the pilot of the train, a vicious monster from another planet named Rotaxis realizes this, he threatens Earth....
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Categories: All Children's Lit; All Science Fiction; All Teen Lit
He has no job, his wife has thrown him out and—worse luck—his mother has moved in....

Presumed Dead
(Dylan Scott Mystery Series)
by Shirley Wells

Discover the series with an awesome price on #1!
Dismissed in disgrace from the police force for assaulting a suspect, Dylan Scott has big problems. So when Holly Champion begs him to investigate the disappearance of her mother thirteen years ago, he can't say no, even though it means taking up residence in the dreary Lancashire town of Dawson's Clough for the duration.
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Categories: Mysteries
FREE TODAY! A novel about the way you came to understand the very words you are reading now...

Sign Changes
by Bart Hopkins Jr.

#1 Amazon bestseller in Metaphysical Sci Fi!
Kpol and his tribe struggle to survive and adapt in an ice age 100,000 years ago. In 16th century England, a boy leaves the countryside to learn to read and print books. In the computer age, a man and woman prepare for the bombs they fear will fall. In the distant future, a new form of life comes into existence. What connects them all?
Categories: All Religion & Spirituality; All Science Fiction
This NY Times Editors' Choice is today's Daily Deal!

Girl Waits with Gun
by Amy Stewart, bestselling author of The Drunken Botanist
When an out-of-control driver smashes into a buggy driven by Constance, Norma, and Fleurette Kopp, their lives change forever. Constance, the oldest, demands payment for the damages but quickly realizes that she is dealing with a madman and his dangerous group of associates. Soon the Kopp home is under siege....
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Deal Ends: 9/29/2016
Categories: All Historical Fiction; All Humor; All Mystery & Thrillers; Bestsellers
Don't miss this bestselling edge-of-your-seat serial killer thriller with over 2,600 rave reviews!

Silent Scream
Detective Kim Stone #1
by Angela Marsons

Even the darkest secrets can’t stay buried forever…
Five figures gather round a shallow grave. They had all taken turns to dig. An adult sized hole would have taken longer. An innocent life had been taken but the pact had been made. Their secrets would be buried, bound in blood …
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Categories: Bestsellers; Crime Fiction; Mysteries; Police Procedurals
"Gritty, fast-paced, lyrical and haunting."
--bestselling author Harlan Coben

The Shroud Key
(A Chase Baker Thriller)
by Vincent Zandri

Award-winning suspense and a 73% price cut!
Equal parts Da Vinci and Casanova, Renaissance Man Chase Baker's also a man who knows how to find trouble. Writer, PI, historian, treasure hunter, adventurer, his pursuit of an archaeologist gone missing from his teaching post may lead Chase to uncover the most prized archaeological treasure in the world: The mortal remains of Jesus.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Mysteries; Paranormal Romance
While vacationing in Spain, a young doctor finds himself embroiled in a deadly conflict between rival gangs....

Zero Cool: A Novel
by Michael Crichton

Save 69% on Hard Case Crime Book 41!
Peter Ross just wanted a vacation. After years toiling in the radiology department of a large American hospital, he dreams of lying on a Spanish beach with a beautiful girl. The beach proves just as lovely as he hoped. But the girl turns out to be trouble.

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Categories: Bestsellers; Crime Fiction; Mysteries; Thrillers
She'd do anything to protect her family.
He'd do anything to win a case.
A killer would do anything to get his heart's desire.

by Colleen Connally

Begin Boston’s Crimes of Passion Series—#1 is FREE!
Cameron Quinn is caught in a web of deceit. Protecting her brother from being framed for a murder places Cameron in untold danger. When the real killer diverts his attention to her, she has nowhere to turn, especially not to the man with whom she shared one unforgettable night—who now is trying to put her brother in prison....
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Deal Ends: 9/30/2016
Categories: Bestsellers; Romantic Suspense; Thrillers
Perfect for your vacation or staycation—this Susan Mallery fav is one of the best reads of any season!

Best of My Love (Fool's Gold Book 22)
by Susan Mallery

To overcome her painful past, baker Shelby Gilmore goes on the hunt for a friend—a male friend—to convince her stubborn psyche that men can be trusted. But where in a town as small as Fool's Gold will the petite blonde find a guy willing to not date her? Dark, charming Aidan Mitchell puts the “adventure” in Mitchell Adventure Tours...
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance
Bestselling 5-star contemporary romance with a new BEST PRICE EVER!

The Winter Lodge
(The Lakeshore Chronicles #2)
by Susan Wiggs, author of SUMMER AT WILLOW LAKE
"With the ease of a master, Wiggs introduces complicated, flesh-and-blood characters into her idyllic but identifiable smalltown setting, sets in motion a refreshingly honest romance, resolves old issues and even finds room for a little mystery. The result is as appealing as the heroine's Polish Apple Strudel" (recipe included) -PW
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Categories: Bestsellers
Begin this bestselling billionaire vampire romance series today!

Kindling Flames: Gathering Tinder
(The Ancient Fire Series Book 1)
by Julie Wetzel

225 rave reviews, and it's absolutely FREE today!
Inexperienced Victoria Westernly considers herself lucky to land a coveted position, but there's more to her new boss than meets the eye....

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Categories: Bestsellers; Paranormal Fantasy; Paranormal Romance
The fourth book in the blockbuster phenomenon MAZE RUNNER SERIES is 75% off!

The Kill Order (Prequel)
by James Dashner

Over 1200 rave reviews!
Before WICKED was formed, before the Glade was built, before Thomas entered the Maze, sun flares hit the earth, killing most of the population. Mark and Trina were there when it happened. They survived. But now a virus is spreading. A virus that fills humans with murderous rage. They’re convinced that there’s a way to save those who...
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Out of the end of the world as we know it, comes the beginning of the world we dreamed of and prayed for.

The REIGN: Out of Tribulation
by Jeffrey McClain Jones

29 out of 31 rave reviews and absolutely FREE!
In a small Iowa town, survivors of unprecedented global war and natural disasters set out to rebuild their lives. So much of what has happened in recent weeks defies explanation for the remnant of the resistance to the last Dictator, survivors of the last human war.
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Deal Ends: 10/3/2016
Categories: All Religious Fiction; All Science Fiction
"Lovecraft has yet to be surpassed as the century’s greatest practitioner of the classic horror tale.” —Stephen King

The Horror in the Museum
by H.P. Lovecraft

BEST PRICE EVER and a BookGorilla debut!
Save 90% off the everyday price!

“Lovecraft’s fiction is one of the cornerstones of modern horror.” —Clive Barker

Some tales in this collection were inspired by H. P. Lovecraft, others he revised, two he co-authored–but all bear the mark of the master of primordial terror.
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Decatur finds the challenge of his life in a misfit of a girl who has the audacity to believe herself the equal of any man...

The Hostage Bride
by Janet Dailey

BEST PRICE EVER and BookGorilla debut!
In the first novel of the Brides trilogy, in which three unconventional young women vow they will never marry—only to be overtaken by destiny—outspoken Portia finds forever love.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance; Historical Romance; Literary Fiction
21 out of 21 five-star reviews for these inspirational short stories and parables for the 21st Century!

Book of Parables: THE TROUSERS
by Shlomo Kalo

Fun, goodness, novelty and wisdom on every page....
In a unique blend of inspiration and imagination, prolific writer and Nobel Prize nominee, Shlomo Kalo, brings readers of all ages new, fascinating parables for modern day living in a hectic and sometimes forgetful world. A collection of ingenious wisdom stories that penetrate and provide tools for a better understanding of oneself.
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Deal Ends: 09/29/2016
Categories: All Religion & Spirituality; All Teen Lit; Literary Fiction
The NY Times called it "Kerouac's grittiest novel... sensual and uninhibited," and it was adapted for the film starring Kate Bosworth:

Big Sur
by Jack Kerouac

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"Each book by Jack Kerouac is unique, a telepathic diamond.... Such rich natural writing is nonpareil in later half XX century, a synthesis of Proust, Céline, Thomas Wolfe, Hemingway, Genet, Thelonius Monk, Basho, Charlie Parker, and Kerouac's own athletic sacred insight." —Allen Ginsberg
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Categories: Bestsellers; Classic Fiction; Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
Every day draws more attention from the True Masters. And their motives – and morals – are not for the faint of heart....

The Birr Elixir
by Jo Sparkes

Discover The Legend of the Gamesmen while #1 is FREE!
When a young apprentice makes a mysterious elixir from a recipe in an old book, she's suddenly the talisman for a daring Gamesman - and the weapon in the conspiracy against a prince.

Marra never heard of Birr Elixir. When Drail sees the potion in her dead mistress's book, she agrees to make it. Even lacking the right ingredient.
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Deal Ends: 09/29/2016
Categories: All Children's Lit; All Fantasy; All Teen Lit
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by Amazon
Expand your music collection with Amazon Music that includes Prime Music. 

Prime members enjoy unlimited, ad-free access to over a million songs, expert-programmed Prime Playlists, and ad-free Prime Stations for FREE. Listen anytime, add to your collection or download to play offline.
Categories: Bestsellers
The past may be past, but it's right at the heart of the future....

The McCaffertys: Thorne
by Lisa Jackson

Will Thorne and Nicole have a second chance?
When Thorne McCafferty rushes home to the family ranch, his only thoughts are about whether his sister Randi will survive a terrible car wreck. He never expects that Randi's E.R. doctor will be Nicole Stevenson.

Nicole has never forgotten the teenage passion she shared with Thorne—or the sting of his unexplained rejection....
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance
The futures of both mankind and an alien species rest in the hands of one hybrid son....

Adulthood Rites
(The Xenogenesis Trilogy Book 2)
by Octavia E. Butler, author of Dawn

BookGorilla Debut!
Nuclear war had nearly destroyed mankind when the Oankali came to the rescue, saving humanity—but at a price. The Oankali survive by mixing their DNA with that of other species, and now they have permitted no child to be born without an Oankali parent. The first true hybrid is a boy named Akin; to the naked eye he looks human, for now.
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Categories: All Science Fiction; Bestsellers
Discover this Contemporary Romantic Comedy Love Triangle while it's FREE!

The Misadventures of Catie Bloom
by Brooke Stanton

Wow! 4.8 stars on 29 of 32 5-star reviews!
Catie Bloom has it all. Gorgeous husband, cooking skills to rival Julia Child, a wildly successful column for Simply Chic magazine, and the NY Times just labeled her "the younger, hipper Martha Stewart for the next generation."

Except, it’s all a lie.
No husband. She can't cook. She can't even organize her underwear drawer....
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Categories: All Women's Fiction; Bestsellers; Christian Romance; Contemporary Fiction
Ellery Queen and his father take refuge with a killer in this classic manor-house mystery!

The Siamese Twin Mystery
by Ellery Queen

BEST PRICE EVER! BookGorilla Debut!
Driving along a lonely mountain road, detective Queen and his father, Richard, round a bend and nearly run headlong into a forest fire. To escape, they race up the mountain and take shelter at the cliffside manor of Dr. John Xavier, a surgeon of considerable repute. Ellery quickly suspects something strange is going on inside the house...
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Categories: Bestsellers; Mysteries
This Amish Heirloom Novel is Amazon's Kindle Daily Deal!

The Forgotten Recipe
by Amy Clipston
After losing her fiancé in a tragic accident, Veronica Fisher finds solace in the old recipes stored in her mother’s hope chest—and in a special visitor who comes to her bake stand to purchase her old-fashioned raspberry pies....
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Deal Ends: 9/29/2016
Categories: All Religion & Spirituality; All Religious Fiction; All Romance; Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction
A mysterious time travel conspiracy is about to unfold...

It's About Time
by Lyle Howard

Wow! 17 straight 5-star reviews!
Past, present and future collide in a journey through time, mystery and suspense.

Angela Mercy, a highly trained elite bodyguard, tragically fails her chief assignment: protecting the live of the country’s leading quantum physicist. Her life is about to change, as someone else is taking over her future.
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Deal Ends: 09/29/2016
Categories: Action and Adventure; All Romance; All Science Fiction; Thrillers
A Lady in the Smoke: A Victorian Mystery
by Karen Odden
Featuring all the suspense and historical atmosphere of Anne Perry’s Victorian mysteries, Karen Odden’s enthralling debut plunges a headstrong young Englishwoman into a conspiracy that reaches the highest corridors of power.   Following a humiliating fourth Season in London, Lady Elizabeth Fraser is on her way back to her...
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Categories: All Historical Fiction; All Mystery & Thrillers; All Romance; Bestsellers
The Cannibal Queen: A Flight Into the Heart of America
by Stephen Coonts
The New York Times –bestselling icon of the techno-aviation thriller takes to the skies in this memoir of a great American adventure in an open-cockpit biplane.   It was a bird’s-eye view of America—and the trip of a lifetime for author Stephen Coonts and his fourteen-year-old son. But even for Coonts, who had clocked 1,600...
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Memoirs
4.6 Stars — 200 Rave Reviews — and FREE Today!

Seeds of Discovery
(Dusk Gate Chronicles - Book One)
by Breeana Puttroff
Quinn Robbins has never noticed William Rose at Bristlecone High School - not until the night she almost runs him down in her car. After that, she never stops noticing him. Because William is different from the other boys...
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Categories: Bestsellers; Fantasy & Futuristic Romance; Teen Science Fiction & Fantasy
The Eden Express: A Memoir of Insanity
by Mark Vonnegut
The Eden Express describes from the inside Mark Vonnegut’s experience in the late ’60s and early ’70s—a recent college grad; in love; living communally on a farm, with a famous and doting father, cherished dog, and prized jalopy—and then the nervous breakdowns in all their slow-motion intimacy, the taste of mortality and...
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The Coat Route: Craft, Luxury, & Obsession on the Trail of a $50,000 Coat
by Meg Lukens Noonan
In today’s world of fast fashion, is there a place for a handcrafted $50,000 coat?   When journalist Meg Lukens Noonan learned of an unthinkably expensive, entirely handcrafted overcoat that a fourth-generation tailor had made for one of his longtime clients, she set off on an adventure to understand its provenance, and from...
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Business Life; Industries & Professions
4.5 stars with 115 rave reviews,
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The Forever Man: Book 1: Pulse
by Craig Zerf

Were they here to help, or to conquer?
The first pulse occurred in the old calendar year of 2022. A combination of planetary alignment, Earth rotation and solar position combined for the perfect storm. A series of massive electromagnetic pulses that stopped the heart of our modern world and then they appeared ... the trolls, the goblins and, leading them all – the Fair Folk.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Dystopian Science Fiction; Epic Fantasy
Superman: The High-Flying History of America's Most Enduring Hero
by Larry Tye
Seventy-five years after he came to life, Superman remains one of America’s most adored and enduring heroes. Now Larry Tye, the prize-winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author of Satchel, has written the first full-fledged history not just of the Man of Steel but of the creators, designers, owners, and performers who...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Nonfiction; All Politics, History and Current Events; Bestsellers
550 rave reviews for this historical western cowboy romance novel about a mail order bride!

Mail Order Bride: Westward Winds
by Linda Bridey

Discover the Mail Order Brides while #1 is FREE!
Bored socialite Tessa craves adventure, and finds it when she becomes a mail order bride to Montana rancher and widowed father Dean Samuels. Can this pair — as different as night and day — find love?
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Categories: All Historical Fiction; All Romance; All Westerns; Bestsellers
Abigail and John: Portrait of a Marriage
by Edith Gelles
“Fascinating...Gelles has provided a balanced portrait, and her mastery of the period’s issues and history is evident on every page. Her treatment of the family... [is] written with understanding and sensitivity... But it is her strength as a feminist historian that makes her treatment of Abigail the most gripping... masterful and...
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Categories: All Nonfiction; All Politics, History and Current Events; Bestsellers; Bios & Memoirs of Leaders & Notable People; Historical Bios & Memoirs
by Ernest Callenbach
A novel both timely and prophetic, Ernest Callenbach’s Ecotopia is a hopeful antidote to the environmental concerns of today, set in an ecologically sound future society. Hailed by the Los Angeles Times as the “newest name after Wells, Verne, Huxley, and Orwell,” Callenbach offers a visionary blueprint for the survival of our...
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Categories: Action and Adventure; All Nonfiction; Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Literary Fiction
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