Friday, May 26, 2017

Here's BookGorilla's free and bargain bestseller ebook alert for Friday!—Bestsellers, freebies and bargain books galore by authors you love, including Tom Clancy, the late Sir Roger Moore, Arthur Hailey, Sherryl Woods, Penny Marshall, James Jones and many more including The Secrets of Story: Innovative Tools for Perfecting Your Fiction & Captivating Readers by Matt Bird . Be sure to share, because friends don't let friends miss out on incredible deals like these!

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Don't miss this BEST PRICE EVER for Tom Clancy's thriller about America's war on drugs:

Clear and Present Danger
(Jack Ryan #5)
by Tom Clancy

78% flash price cut!
The sudden and surprising assassination of three American officials in Colombia.

Many people in many places, moving off on missions they all mistakenly thought they understood.

The future was too fearful for contemplation, and beyond the expected finish lines were things that, once decided, were better left unseen...
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Categories: Action and Adventure; Bestsellers; Thrillers
Save $12 on a treasure trove of Hollywood history from a man who left his mark on the world in so many ways!

My Word is My Bond: A Memoir
by the late Sir Roger Moore (October 14, 1927-May 23, 2017)

From the classic Live and Let Die to A View to a Kill, from The Saint to Maverick, Warner Brothers to MGM, Hollywood to London to extreme locations the world over, Roger Moore's story is one of the last of the classic Hollywood lives as yet untold.
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Arts & Literature Bios & Memoirs; Bestsellers; Memoirs
Mick wonders what the woman who saved him is hiding... and why he can't walk away.

Larger Than Life
(Smithson Group)
by Alison Kent

An electrifying espionage romantic suspense novel!
Unanimous rave reviews!

Mick Savin is new to the Smithson Group, but he's an old hand at danger. Even so, he never expects to be beaten and left for dead in the New Mexico desert while on assignment. Waking up in a medical center in rural West Texas comes with a lot of questions....
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This classic medical thriller from a #1 NY Times bestselling author takes readers behind the scenes of a great hospital

The Final Diagnosis
by Arthur Hailey 

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Arthur Hailey’s fascinating, dramatic, and scrupulously researched story reveals both the professional, personal, and romantic aspects of an administrator-surgeon’s life, as well as the tragedies and moments of joy that occur every day in a hospital—a place where life often begins and ends.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Thrillers
Sometimes the road to love takes a detour...

Girl on a Swing (Wounded Bird Book 1)
by Bella Roccaforte

4.5 stars on 36 reviews, and it's FREE!
It's been 10 years since Wren's parents were killed in a car accident, leaving her and her brother behind. Wren's life has been spiraling downward ever since. She's trapped in an abusive marriage, her career as an artist has never had a chance to flourish, and all of her hope is gone. If she doesn't break away...
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Categories: All Women's Fiction; Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance
Life can be full of surprises…

Feels Like Family
(The Sweet Magnolias Book 3)
by Sherryl Woods 

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Helen Decatur spent a lifetime setting goals—getting through college and law school, opening her own practice, becoming financially secure and establishing herself as one of the most highly respected matrimonial attorneys in the state of South Carolina. Achieving those goals was a breeze compared to the one she's faced with now....
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Categories: All Women's Fiction; Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance
What happens when Hannahʼs life is put in danger because of decisions made by Jason and his team? 

by Casey Clipper

It's unanimous! 29 straight rave reviews!
After escaping from the men who her parents owe money, she vows never to be put in a vulnerable position to be injured again. Those men favor breaking bones, specifically hers. Sheʼs alone in the world, always looking over her shoulder for the mob or law enforcement, afraid of the day that either catches up with her....
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Categories: Contemporary Romance; Romantic Suspense
Brand new BEST PRICE EVER on this intimate backstage pass to a Hollywood star’s personal life:

by Penny Marshall

Over 2,380 rave reviews and a 75% price cut!
Throughout it all, from her childhood spent tap dancing in the Bronx, to her rise as the star of Laverne & Shirley, Penny lived by simple rules: “try hard, help your friends, don’t get too crazy, and have fun.” With humor and heart, MY MOTHER WAS NUTS reveals there’s no one else quite like Penny Marshall.
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Categories: All Nonfiction; Arts & Literature Bios & Memoirs; Bestsellers; Bios & Memoirs of Leaders & Notable People; Memoirs
Imagine your neighbours begin to die in a series of accidents. Only they aren't accidents...

Death Stalks Kettle Street
by John Bowen

Wow! 58 out of 60 rave reviews & a Kindle Countdown Deal!
Someone is murdering Greg Unsworth's neighbours and staging the deaths to look like accidents.

Greg knows the truth, but when he's grappling with OCD and simply closing his front door and crossing the road are a battle, how is he supposed to stop a serial killer?
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Categories: Contemporary Fiction; Crime Fiction; Literary Fiction; Mysteries; Thrillers; Women Sleuths; World Literature
Save 80% on the fully restored epic story of army life in the calm before Pearl Harbor

by James Jones

An American classic now available with scenes and dialogue considered unfit for publication in the 1950s, From Here to Eternity is a stirring picture of army life in the months leading up to the attack on Pearl Harbor. Considered by many to be the greatest novel to come out of World War II.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Classic Fiction
Big hair, leg warmers, bitchin’ music, and the Brat Pack—what’s not to love about the '80s? Head back to 1984 with Addison Moore!

Melt With You
by Addison Moore

A Totally '80s Romance - 51 out of 54 Rave Reviews!
Junior year is really shaping up to be something. After three years, I finally made the cheer squad. And on the last day of summer practice the demigod of Glen Heights High, Joel Effing Miller, finally notices me—right after he runs me over and lands my leg in a cast. Yeah, junior year is really shaping up to be something....
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Categories: Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance; Literary Fiction; Teen Romance
An ageless hermit runs a secret way station for alien visitors in the Wisconsin woods in this Hugo–winning science fiction classic

Way Station
by Clifford D. Simak

511 rave reviews and a 75% flash price cut!
Winner of the Hugo Award for Best Novel, Way Station is a magnificent example of the art of science fiction as practiced by a revered Grand Master. A cautionary tale that is at once ingenious, evocative, and compassionately human, it brilliantly supports the contention of Robert A. Heinlein that “to read science-fiction is to read Simak.”
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A darkly different supernatural horror set on the bleak moors of northern England...

Father of Lies
by Sarah England

100+ Rave Reviews and a Kindle Countdown Deal!
Book 1 of a Darkly Disturbing Occult Horror Trilogy!

Ruby is the most disturbed patient ever admitted to Drummersgate Asylum, on the bleak Derbyshire moors. With no improvement after almost two years, Dr. Jack McGowan finally decides to take a risk and hypnotises her—with terrifying consequences.
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Categories: Occult; Teen Horror
Forget about LeBron and Curry, here's the BEST PRICE EVER on a magical book about the BEST DAYS EVER in the NBA:

When the Game Was Ours
by Larry Bird and Earvin "Magic" Johnson, with Jackie MacMullan
From the moment these two players took the court on opposing sides, they engaged in a fierce physical and psychological battle. The most compelling rivalry in the NBA, these were the basketball epics of the 1980s — Celtics vs Lakers, Old School vs Showtime, even white vs black. When it started they were bitter rivals, but....
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Fans of the Hell to Pay series will love this new spin-off saga, Hell's Legacy!

Legacy of Lies
by Jillian David

Highly Rated Sensual Paranormal Western Romance!
20 out of 23 rave reviews and a 60% flash price cut!

Garrison Taggart doesn't have time to deal with touchy-feely junk like "trust issues" or "feelings." His family's Wyoming ranch is being sabotaged. So, when sweet schoolteacher Sara Lopez raises concerns about his son being bullied, who can blame a guy for getting a little testy?
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Corkscrew and Other Stories:
Collected Case Files of the Continental Op:
The Middle Years, Volume 3
by Dashiell Hammett 

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From the sands of Arizona to the alleys of the Tenderloin, the Continental Op deals out rough justice, in this collection of short stories from master of noir fiction Dashiell Hammett.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Classic Fiction; Mysteries
He finds her—he saves her—dare he love her?

Find Me, Save Me
by Barbara Gee

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Madison Harper has been fascinated by her friend’s older brother ever since seeing photos of him in Libby’s apartment and learning that he works as a federal agent. Given her close friendship with Libby, Maddy expects she will some day meet Tucker Simon. What she doesn't expect is to need him....

47 out of 52 rave reviews!
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Categories: All Religious Fiction; All Romance
The Greek gods never actually existed. Did they? Sophie finds how wrong she was about that—on her first day at college....

Persephone's Orchard
by Molly Ringle

88% rave reviews, and a 95% flash price cut!
When Sophie is pulled into the spirit realm, complete with Underworld, her mind begins exploding with dreams and memories of ancient times; of a love between two Greeks named Persephone and Hades. But lethal danger has always surrounded the immortals, and now that she's tainted with the Underworld's magic, that danger is drawing closer...
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Not all legends are myths....

"Get the cameras rolling—Indiana Jones meets Alien" —R.L. Stine

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The Atlantis Codex
by Dean Crawford

“Brilliant high-concept, high-octane thriller!”
For thousands of years mankind has spoke of a legendary, mythical city lost beneath the waves. Now, that legend is no longer a myth. Ethan Warner and Nicola Lopez are pulled out of hiding in pursuit of their greatest prize yet: the origin of almost every artefact they've uncovered in their investigations with Defense Intelligence Agency.
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A moving coming-of-age memoir about overcoming a childhood lived in an environment of extreme hoarding...

Coming Clean: A Memoir
by Kimberly Rae Miller

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Kim Miller is an immaculately put-together woman with a great career, a loving boyfriend, and a tidy apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. You would never guess that Kim grew up behind the closed doors of her family’s idyllic Long Island house, navigating between teetering stacks of aging newspapers, broken computers, and boxes...
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Save 80%!

A fiery lady, a devilish smuggler, and a cargo nations would kill for...

The Lady Dauntless
Secrets of the Zodiac Book 4)
by Elizabeth Cole

Regency Romantic Suspense with 24 straight raves!
Gemma Harrington leads a wild, unconventional life among con men and smugglers. She can ride and shoot as well as any man, but she wants to escape the world she's caught in for something better. Then a mysterious gentleman shows up with a daring proposal. If Gemma helps him infiltrate a smuggling ring, he'll take her anywhere....
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Categories: All Historical Fiction; Bestsellers; Historical Romance
In the not-so-distant future, economic inequality and persistent surveillance push Oakland to the brink of civil war....

by Eliot Peper

Over 90 rave reviews and a Kindle Countdown Deal!
Lilly Miyamoto is a passionate analog photographer striving to pursue a distant dream. Huian Li is preeminent among the Silicon Valley elite as the founder and CEO of tech giant Cumulus. 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....
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Categories: Bestsellers; Cyberpunk Science Fiction; Dystopian Science Fiction; High Tech Science Fiction; Thrillers
Begin the Love in Bloom: The Bradens at Trusty series with Book 1 for FREE!

Taken by Love: Luke Braden
by NY Times & USA Today bestselling, award-winning author Melissa Foster
Daisy Honey fled Trusty, Colorado, after years of battling rumors sparked by her gorgeous looks and lust-inducing name. Now a physician on the brink of a promising career, she reluctantly returns home when her father is injured in a farming accident....

5-Star Contemporary Romance with 295 Rave Reviews!
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Categories: All Romance; All Women's Fiction; Bestsellers
Today's Audible Daily Deal: a Must-Listen for Authors!

The Secrets of Story: Innovative Tools for Perfecting Your Fiction & Captivating Readers
by Matt Bird 

BEST PRICE EVER and a BookGorilla Debut!
The Secrets of Story is a revolutionary and comprehensive writing guide for the 21st century, focused on clever ways to get an audience to fully identify with an all-too-human hero. From fiction to film to creative nonfiction, Matt Bird's insightful techniques allow characters to come alive and stories to reach a new level of appeal.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Writing and Publishing
Think "The Hunger Games meets The Village ... with a young Jack Reacher as a protagonist." - Donny Meader

by Joel Ohman

217 rave reviews and a Kindle Countdown Deal!
Locked in the merciless confines of Meritropolis, the highest-scoring inhabitants get to stay and work, while the weakest get thrown out to unspeakable monsters beyond the city walls. When his brother is killed, Charley plots to overthrow the system in this mind-blowing young adult dystopian thriller.
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Categories: Action and Adventure; All Children's Lit; All Science Fiction; All Teen Lit
Restore scrambled words using photos, text or famous quotes as clues with BookGorilla's FREE App o' the Day!

22 Clues: Word Game
by Maribou Inc.
If you like pics and word association games and crosswords, this puzzle is for you! Each level contains 10 words with picture clues, 10 crossword-like questions, and 2 quotes from famous people of all times. Try to find these words and solve all levels! Tap the picture to zoom in for a closer look....
Categories: Bestsellers
"Klingler presents his craftiest yarn to date, summoning the pulpy spirits of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammet." —Kirkus

Missing Mona
by Joe Klingler

A Tommy Cuda Mystery
Tommy has boomeranged back to his parents residence and a dead-end job after too many years in college. As he looks squarely at his next decade of life, his smartphone convinces him the time is ripe for a change. A gift from his grandfather provides the means, so he embarks on the path of blues artists before him--and hits the road.
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Categories: Mysteries
All the evidence points to Alexa. Her gun was the murder weapon and her cell phone places her at the scene of the murders....

Dark Moon
by Deborah Hawkins

Bestselling Legal Thriller with 380 Rave Reviews!
Legendary criminal defense attorney, Sarah Knight, has spent all of her forty-six years hiding the unspeakable secrets of her past. Now, newly arrived in San Diego from New York, she is appointed to represent Alexa Reed, a former U.S. Supreme Court clerk and the daughter-in-law of Supreme Court Justice Coleman Reed.
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Categories: Bestsellers; Thrillers
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Exciting Paranormal Romance with unexpected twists, betrayals, lies, and steaming passion!

by Vivienne Neas

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Trouble is brewing within ‘In Caelum’ between the preternatural creatures who live in the secret reservation within the world of humans. Amber Vale is a young and beautiful fae, and with her sharp wits and keen intelligence she is chosen to be the arbitrator over a land dispute – a cemetery imbued with enormous magical power.
Categories: Paranormal Fantasy; Paranormal Romance; Romantic Suspense
A valentine to readers, librarians, and book-lovers the world over...

The Bookshop on the Corner: A Novel
by Jenny Colgan

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Nina Redmond is a literary matchmaker. Pairing a reader with that perfect book is her passion… and also her job. Or at least it was. Until yesterday, she was a librarian in the hectic city. But now the job she loved is no more. Determined to make a new life for herself, Nina moves to a sleepy village many miles away...
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Categories: All Women's Fiction; Bestsellers; Contemporary Fiction; Romantic Comedy
From a small woodland village to the stone keep of Infinitas, only one thing is certain:
Destiny is an adventure.

The Dragon Sorceress
by David N. Sebastian

Destiny is an Adventure Book 1
For centuries, the world of Aeon has lived in shadow, ruled and oppressed by a great evil. The land is overrun by creatures of the dark. Its people cower without protection, without hope…until now.
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Categories: Action and Adventure; All Children's Lit; All Fantasy
Sometimes true love can be found in the most unlikely place: right in front of you.

Quiet Love
by Helena Rac

Chapters of Love #2—28 out of 29 rave reviews!
Escape into this sweet, simmering romance where best friends become roommates and discover through sloppy towel tucks, stargazing adventures, and a very sexy photo shoot that sometimes true love can be found in the most unlikely place: right in front of you.

"A delicious slow-burn friends-to-lovers romance!"
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Categories: Contemporary Romance; Romantic Comedy
"If you like psychological detective stories with a touch of humour and romance, you will love Sam Smith."

Sam's Song: Sam Smith Mystery #1
by Hannah Howe

4.3 stars on 109 reviews—Absolutely FREE
Love Hurts. For Derwena de Caro, songstress, female icon, teenage dream, success brought drugs, alcohol and a philandering boyfriend. It also brought wealth, fame and a stalker, or so she claimed. And that’s where I came in, to investigate the identity of the stalker, little realising that the trail would lead to murder...
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Categories: Bestsellers; Crime Fiction; Mysteries; Women Sleuths
Moonlight’s the only one trying to save the kid from the chair though the girl—a senator’s daughter—clearly committed suicide...

Moonlight Weep
by Vincent Zandri

WINNER of the 2015 PWA Shamus Award!
Dick Moonlight PI Thriller #8, with 18 out of 19 rave reviews and an 80% flash price cut!

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Categories: Action and Adventure; Mysteries
A comprehensive and intriguing exposé of one of the world’s most chilling cases of serial murder...

Ripper: The Secret Life of Walter Sickert
by Patricia Cornwell

Brand new BEST PRICE EVER on this True Crime hit!
Vain and charismatic Walter Sickert made a name for himself as a painter in Victorian London. But the ghoulish nature of his art—as well as extensive evidence—points to another name, one that’s left its bloody mark on the pages of history: Jack the Ripper. Cornwell has collected never-before-seen archival material in this 570-page exposé.
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One look will change their lives forever...

The Loneliest Alpha Book Book #1
(The MacKellen Alphas series)
by T. A. Grey

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One look will change their lives forever Lingerie designer Alicia Clarkson just had to open her stupid mouth. After defending a fellow pack mate, Alicia's been blindfolded, tied up, and carted off to the scarred cowboy alpha of the Oregon pack--Gavin MacKellen. However, the blindfold doesn't come off as Gavin reveals he's searching...
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Categories: Paranormal Romance; Romantic Suspense
STAR WARS meets STARCRAFT in this high-octane science fantasy adventure!

Emergence: Book One of the Dark Tide Trilogy
by Dayne Edmondson

They came from deep space. They came to destroy us.
Against the alien onslaught, they each stand alone.

But we will fight. We will rise. We will win.

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Categories: All Science Fiction; All Teen Lit
A special race of humans with supernatural abilities represents the balance between darkness and light:

The Guardians
by Elise Marion

This urban fantasy romance is FREE TODAY!
Jack Bennett comes from a long line of Guardians, a fact that has been drummed into him since he was a kid. When he and a select group of elite Guardians are called upon by Michael the Archangel to complete a special assignment, Jack gladly accepts. Seven years later, a failing mission and personal losses have left him jaded, bitter...
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Categories: African American Romance; Contemporary Romance; Fantasy & Futuristic Romance; Paranormal Fantasy; Paranormal Romance; Urban Fantasy; Urban Literature
Wealthy D.C. attorney and seasoned Dom Carson Drake is the master of the romantic pre-emptive strike...

by Elizabeth SaFleur

63 out of 66 rave reviews and a 40% price cut!
One weekend is all he needs or wants, and every relationship is over before it begins. But London Chantelle, his company’s public relations “princess,” intrigues and provokes the protective alpha male in him. Outside the office, their unexpected meeting at a local BDSM club presents the opportunity to do what he’s always wanted....
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Categories: All Women's Fiction; Contemporary Fiction; Contemporary Romance; Erotic Romance
John Brookes slowly unveils a hideous series of crimes and a conspiracy of powerful people with a dark secret

House of Evil
by T. J. Walter

FREE today in Mystery and Suspense!
Two sisters are murdered weeks apart and retired detective John Brookes is drawn into the investigation. Immediately his life is in danger and he has no choice but to find out who wants him dead and why. The investigation takes Brookes all over the West Country....
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Categories: Thrillers
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