Zia ($1.99 Audiobook $1.99) For young readers: A young Indian girl, caught between the traditional world of her mother and the present world of the mission, is helped by her Aunt Karana, whose story was told in Island of the Blue Dolphins.
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Seventeen-year-old Zayn has special powers she cannot control—powers that others fear and covet. Powers that cause the Templar Knights to burn Zayn’s mother at the stake for witchcraft.
When a mysterious stranger tempts Zayn to become the first female member of the heretical Assassins, the chance to seek her revenge lures her in. She trains to harness her supernatural strength and agility, and then enters the King of Jerusalem’s court in disguise with the assignment to assassinate Guy de Molay, her mother’s condemner.
But once there, she discovers Earic Goodwin, the childhood friend who still holds her heart, among the knights—and his ocean-blue eyes don’t miss a thing. Will vengeance be worth the life of the one love she has left?
This supernatural historical novel is for teens and selling for only 99 cents today.
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Flint and his friends learn the importance of community in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read story based on the Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 movie.
As Flint Lockwood and the Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs gang set out to clean up Swallow Falls, they realize things on the island aren’t exactly what they seem. But, as Flint tells us, with the help of true friends, any challenge can be overcome.
This Kindle Fire book is for readers ages 5 – 7 and is selling for $2.99 today.
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You can rent or buy Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Movie today, too. Amazon Instant Video is $3.99 or $4.99 for HD. Buy the movie for $12.99 or $17.99 blu-ray.
Fefa struggles with words. She has word blindness, or dyslexia, and the doctor says she will never read or write. Every time she tries, the letters jumble and spill off the page, leaping and hopping away like bullfrogs. How will she ever understand them? But her mother has an idea. She gives Fefa a blank book filled with clean white pages.
“Think of it as a garden,” she says. Soon Fefa starts to sprinkle words across the pages of her wild book. She lets her words sprout like seedlings, shaky at first, then growing stronger and surer with each new day. And when her family is threatened, it is what Fefa has learned from her wild book that saves them.
This historical novel is for readers in grades 5 – 9 and is selling for only $1.99 today.
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From everyone’s favorite fancy girl, Fancy Nancy, comes an alphabetical guide to enhancing your vocabulary. Why say the word beautiful when you can say fancy words like exquisite, gorgeous and ravishing? Why use English words like magnificent when the French word, magnifique, sounds so much better? And why be understated (that’s a fancy word for plain), when you can be fancy and speak words like rejoice, extravaganza, and draperies?
With this A-to-Z guide from Fancy Nancy, enhancing your vocabulary with big, fancy words is not only educational, it’s also fun! Buy this book for readers in kindergarten – grade 2 for only $1.99 today.
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As the final days of summer heat up, so does a sibling showdown over a high-stakes lemonade stand business. Jessie and Evan Treski compete to see who will make $100 first off of their respective lemonade stands. Full of surprisingly accessible and savvy marketing tips for running a stand (or making money at any business) and with clever mathematical visuals woven in, this sensitively characterized novel subtly explores how war can escalate beyond anyone’s intent.
This book is written for grades 3 – 5 and is selling today for $1.99.
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Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf? Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god of Death Himself has blessed her with dangerous gifts—and a violent destiny. If she chooses to stay at the convent, she will be trained as an assassin and serve as a handmaiden to Death. To claim her new life, she must destroy the lives of others.
Ismae’s most important assignment takes her straight into the high court of Brittany—where she finds herself woefully under prepared—not only for the deadly games of intrigue and treason, but for the impossible choices she must make. For how can she deliver Death’s vengeance upon a target who, against her will, has stolen her heart?
This historical novel with romance included is for readers in grades 9 – 12 and is selling for $1.99 today. Buy the audiobook for $2.99.
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As a young boy begins to dig a hole in his back yard, his shovel suddenly strikes something hard, and big, as it turns out, in more ways than one. What he discovers, preserved in the Cretaceous limestone is more spectacular than anything the town of Melville, Kansas, has ever seen before—something that should perhaps be left to the experts, or should it? As the determined eleven-year-old continues to dig, outlines of an ancient creature emerge, but what is it? And more importantly to some, whose is it?
Buy this award-winning book is for readers in grades 5 – 7 and is selling for only 99 cents today.
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Plum Coyle is on the edge of adolescence. Her fourteenth birthday is approaching: her old life and her old body will fall away, and she will become graceful, powerful, at ease.
Her The strength of the objects she stores in a briefcase under her bed—a crystal lamb, a yoyo, an antique watch, a penny—will make sure of it. Over the next couple of weeks, Plum’s life will change. beautiful neighbor Maureen will begin to show Plum how she might fly.
The older brothers she adores—charismatic Justin and enigmatic Cydar—will court catastrophe in worlds that she barely knows exist. And her friends—her worst enemies—will tease and test, smelling weakness. They will try to lead her on and take her down.
Butterfly is a gripping, disquieting, beautifully observed coming-of-age novel for readers in grades 8 – 12 and is selling for $1.99 today.
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Meet Gossie, a small yellow gosling who loves to wear bright red boots—every day. One morning Gossie can’t find her beloved boots. She looks everywhere for them: under the bed, over the wall, even in the barn. Preschoolers will enjoy helping Gossie find her red boots and delight in where Gossie finally finds them.
Gossie is for very young readers ages 2- 5 and is selling for $2.99 today.
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