This week we spotlight a police procedural page-turner, a mystery set on the edge of the English Channel, a top-notch legal thriller and a geeky-boy-next-door chick lit novel.
All titles range from free to 99 cents. Plus, an indie flick for dog lovers.
This week’s top curated picks:
Indie ebook spotlight
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Free on Kindle for a limited time ($17.99 print)
By Michael Lister
Publisher: Pulpwood Press (the author’s imprint)
Police procedural: From a New York Times bestselling author: Prison chaplain John Jordan discovers that a young soldier’s disappearance and the emergence of a vicious serial killer are chillingly, inextricably linked. “Another great ride with a very assured driver behind the wheel,” says best-selling thriller author Michael Connelly.
Free on Kindle for a limited time ($16.95 print)
By Will North
Publisher: Northstar Editions
#1 Free in the Kindle Store
Mystery: When an archaeological team unearths a child’s skeleton in Cornwall, England, it’s up to detective sergeant Morgan Davies and her partner to find the killer. As the list of suspects piles up, so do the bodies in this chilling mystery.
Top ebook deals of the week
Free on Kindle for a limited time ($13.99 to $37.95 print)
By James Scott Bell
Legal thriller: Law clerk and devoted Christian Rachel has just been handed a major career opportunity. But when a key witness is found dead, Rachel will have to battle for justice with everything she has. A Christy Award winner.
Free on Kindle for a limited time ($14.99 print)
This Time Next Door
By Gretchen Galway
Publisher: Eton Field (the author’s imprint)
Chick lit: Curvy, confident 26-year-old Rose has a knack for attracting Mr. Wrong. But when she discovers the nerd next door has hidden talents, can she resist his geeky charms? A fun-filled romantic comedy with nearly 600 five-star ratings on Goodreads.
99 cents on Kindle for a limited time ($12.99 print)
By John Etzil
Publisher: Pier West (the author’s imprint)
Suspense: When an off duty pilot realizes his flight to Hawaii has been hijacked, he must put his skills to the test to save himself and his fellow passengers from a terrible fate.
99 cents on Kindle for a limited time ($12.63 print)
Your Creative Career
By Anna Sabino
Publisher: Career Press
Nonfiction: Learn how creativity and artistic passion can lead to stunning business success. Kirkus Reviews calls it “a mindful approach to creative entrepreneurship. … Unusual, conversational and valuable.”
Indie Film Watch
A scene from “Isle of Dogs.”
Isle of Dogs
Set in Japan, “Isle of Dogs” follows a boy’s odyssey in search of his lost dog. Indie filmmaker Wes Anderson’s funny, endearing film has an 82 Metascore on metacritic.com. Voice talent includes Bryan Cranston, Bill Murray and Jeff Goldblum.
Now in theaters in limited release. Releasing on DVD on Netflix on July 24.