Today’s KDD: “Fall reading picks”

Today’s KDD: “Fall reading picks”


Kindle Daily Deal (at AmazonSmile…benefit a non-profit of your choice by shopping*)

is any of a group of 13 titles for $2.99 each.

Now, “summer reading” is clearly a thing, but is “fall reading”? I suppose they might be more serious and arty, and more likely to be read indoors.😉

I’d say, overall, that’s not a bad description of these books. These aren’t really light “popcorn” books/page turners/button mashers.

This sale only applies to the USA. Check the price before you click or tap that “Buy button”. Remember that you can buy the book at a discounted price and then delay the delivery until the appropriate gift giving occasion (or print it out to give when you want).

Books in this sale include:

  • I Am Pilgrim by Terry Hayes | 4.6 out of 5 stars |Go 5,907 customer reviews
  • The Boston Girl by Anita Diamant | 4.0 stars | 2,647 reviews
  • Brush of Wings (Angels Walking #3) by Karen Kingsbury | 4.8 stars | 635 reviews
  • House of the Rising Sun (Holland Family) by James Lee Burke | 3.9 stars | 417 reviews
  • The Oregon Trail by Rinker Buck | 4.2 stars | 844 reviews
  • The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace | 4.4 stars | 1,220 reviews
  • The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende | 4.3 stars | 525 reviews
  • The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur’s Vision of the Future by Steve Case | 4.1 stars | 155 reviews
  • The Shell Collector by Anthony Doerr | 4.3 stars | 214 reviews
  • The Hand That Feed You by A.J. Rich | 3.8 stars | 214 reviews
  • The Train to Crystal City: FDR’s Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America’s Only Family Internment Camp During World War II  by Jan Jarboe Russell | 4.5 stars | 291 reviews
  • Geography of Genius by Eric Weiner | 4.2 stars | 97 reviews
  • Delancey by Molly Wizenberg | 4.0 stars | 190 reviews


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* I am linking to the same thing at the regular Amazon site, and at AmazonSmile. When you shop at AmazonSmile, half a percent of your purchase price on eligible items goes to a non-profit you choose. It will feel just like shopping at Amazon: you’ll be using your same account. The one thing for you that is different is that you pick a non-profit the first time you go (which you can change whenever you want)…and the good feeling you’ll get. :) Shop ’til you help! :) By the way, it’s been interesting lately to see Amazon remind me to “start at AmazonSmile” if I check a link on the original Amazon site. I do buy from AmazonSmile, but I have a lot of stored links I use to check for things.

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