This Hip2Save.com Deal was hand-posted on Saturday, August 9th, 2014 at 7:56 pm.
Here are a few discounted (under $5 each!) or FREE Kindle downloads you can snag on Amazon! Also, if you haven’t already, be sure to head on over here and enter your email address to check out BookBub, a free daily email that notifies you about deep discounts on popular eBooks. Just select the types of eBooks that you prefer (romance, mystery, best sellers etc.) and note where you prefer to get your eBooks (Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Google etc.). Every day, you’ll get one email from BookBub featuring all of the free and bargain books that match your interests. Awesome!
Discounted eBooks (Under $5):
The Story of Solomon Bear $0.99 (reg. $9.99!) – Thru 8/10!
In the tradition of The Velveteen Rabbit comes Solomon Bear. At once a children’s romance and an adult fable recalling our capacity for all-inclusive love, this sentimental tale transcends genre and age boundaries. For while a taste for porridge, marmalade, or honey might make a bear more human, Solomon would remind us: it is love that brings us all to life.
Brayden Rider: Tales of a Medieval Boy $0.99 (reg. $13.99!) – Thru 8/11!
Brayden Rider has no idea what the future has in store for him. Only ten years old, Brayden’s life promises to be one of endless toil and hardship in a small medieval village. All that changes when a young knight arrives with a cryptic letter. For Brayden’s father is no ordinary man, he is the treasure master of the Templars, and there are those who will stop at nothing to gain the secrets he possesses. From the mysteries of the castle to the spectacle of the joust, Brayden is drawn into a world where he makes new friends while experiencing adventure and danger the likes of which he could never have imagined, all while starting down the road to his destiny.
LEGO Ninjago: Character Encyclopedia $1.99 (reg. $18.99!) – Thru 8/19!
Little ninjas everywhere can now learn everything there is to know about their favorite Masters of Spinjitzu in DK’s LEGO Ninjago: Character Encyclopedia eBook.
Chains (The Seeds of America Trilogy) $1.99 (reg. $7.99!) – Today Only!
As the Revolutionary War begins, thirteen-year-old Isabel wages her own fight…for freedom. Promised freedom upon the death of their owner, she and her sister, Ruth, in a cruel twist of fate become the property of a malicious New York City couple, the Locktons, who have no sympathy for the American Revolution and even less for Ruth and Isabel. When Isabel meets Curzon, a slave with ties to the Patriots, he encourages her to spy on her owners, who know details of British plans for invasion. She is reluctant at first, but when the unthinkable happens to Ruth, Isabel realizes her loyalty is available to the bidder who can provide her with freedom.
The Big Book of Potluck $2.51 (reg. $15.99!) – Thru 8/15!
Maryana Vollstedt, queen of the best-selling Big Book series, has put the luck back in potluck with more than 250 delicious, no-nonsense recipes. From Chile Cheese Wheels and citrusy Sunburst Salad, to Moroccan Chicken with Dates and Couscous and luscious Hazelnut-Cappuccino Cake, these crowd-pleasing dishes are perfect for toting to family reunions, book clubs, showers, church suppers, picnics, and parties galore – and have everyone begging for the recipe. With tips for streamlining preparation and suggestions for transporting treats safely, this heartwarming collection guarantees that dish will go home empty!
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics $2.99 (reg. $17!)
It was an unlikely quest from the start. With a team composed of the sons of loggers, shipyard workers, and farmers, the University of Washington’s eight-oar crew team was never expected to defeat the elite teams of the East Coast and Great Britain, yet they did, going on to shock the world by defeating the German team rowing for Adolf Hitler. The emotional heart of the tale lies with Joe Rantz, a teenager without family or prospects, who rows not only to regain his shattered self-regard but also to find a real place for himself in the world.
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Free eBooks (Regularly $2.99-$5.99!):
The Frog Prince (reg. $2.99!)
Prince Nolan has had enough of Princess Blythe—the woman to whom he has been betrothed since infancy—and her simpering letters. Does the princess truly not have a brain in her head? Never before has he communicated with someone who seemed so childish and spoiled. It was time he met her for himself, to decide if he could actually follow through with this marriage. But to do it right, she must not see how handsome he is. He needs a disguise—something that would show him her true nature.
Gabriella The Tale of a Misfit Fairy (reg. $2.99!)
Full of quirky characters living in a whimsical world that the maniacal Dream Master seeks to destroy, this novel takes the reader on a roller coaster of emotions as Gabriella explores the Lore Valley and then the greater world beyond it when she takes it upon herself to confront the world’s most formidable creature.
Wild Thing (Winnie the Horse Gentler Book 1)(reg. $5.99!)
Twelve-year-old Winnie Willis has a way with horses. She can gentle the wildest mare, but other parts of her life don’t always come as easily. Along with her dad and sister, Lizzy, Winnie is learning how to live without her mom, who was also a natural horse gentler. As Winnie teaches her horses about unconditional love and blind trust, God shows Winnie that he can be trusted too. Readers will be hooked on the series’ vivid characters, whose quirky personalities fill Winnie’s life with friendship and adventure.
The Color of Heaven (reg. $2.99)
A deeply emotional tale about Sophie Duncan, a successful columnist whose world falls apart after her daughter’s unexpected illness and her husband’s shocking affair. When it seems nothing else could possibly go wrong, her car skids off an icy road and plunges into a frozen lake. There, in the cold dark depths of the water, a profound and extraordinary experience unlocks the surprising secrets from Sophie’s past, and teaches her what it means to truly live…and love.
Natural Yogurt: How to make Homemade Yogurt (reg. $2.99!)
This book describes a simple method that anyone can follow to make firm, creamy yogurt with a thick custard-like consistency. The method described in this book does not require using a cheese cloth, strainer, heating pad, or incubator. All you need is a gallon of milk and a store bought yogurt.
Attack at Shark Bay (reg. $4.97!)
This is a high-octane, rip-roaring adventure story for kids eight years and up. When their favorite teacher suddenly goes missing and the police haven’t found him, The Riwaka Gang, four country kids who love adventure, decide to get involved. Jackson, Jessica, Rangi and Sam will need every skill plus a ton of courage. Dangerous situations and extreme challenges confront them. But will they find Mr. Chapman? With so many impossibilities, the odds are stacked high against them. The story is set in a quiet, seaside, country town in New Zealand – in the South Pacific. ‘A gripping, high-speed adventure story with loads of New Zealand imagery – kids will love it.’
(Thanks, Free Stuff Times!)