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Kayano Thu 13-Sep-12 14:39:07

I don't know if this has been done before but with all the free content on kindle and some
Of it being dire I thought a thread could help find great books at great prices.

I also thought that people could say 'this book is only 20p - has anyone read it is it good?

I started it because

James Herbert - Ash
Is only 20p and I have bought it today
Please post your bargains!

dietstartsmonday Thu 13-Sep-12 15:41:32

oh great idea marking my place!

scrablet Thu 13-Sep-12 15:49:12

me too.

upthealdi Thu 13-Sep-12 19:26:08

And me! We're not being terribly helpful though, are we?grin

Kayano Thu 13-Sep-12 19:38:41

Shame on you all grin

Just looking through - a few James Herbert books are only 95p ATM. I've never even read any by him yet but I now own three lol

WiseKneeHair Thu 13-Sep-12 19:42:05

Perfect people was 20p. I'm not sure it still is but it was excellent.
Also David Baldacci zero hour was 20 p a couple of weeks ago. It was excellent. A bit like a young Jack Reacher. grin
Sorry for any typos, on my phone on the bus!

Kayano Thu 13-Sep-12 19:54:53

Oh that's good! I keep looking at zero hour and wondering!

DuchessofMalfi Thu 13-Sep-12 19:55:15

If you like Kate Morton, then The Forgotten Garden is a kindle bargain atm.

TheLightPassenger Sat 15-Sep-12 18:33:17

other 20p books - The Expats by Chris Pavone, Sarah Thornhill by Kate Grenville.

balia Sat 15-Sep-12 18:53:12

One of the June Thompson's is only 99p - she does a kind of recreation of 'lost' Sherlock Holmes novels, so good if you like that kind of thing.

Brilliant idea for a thread, OP, thanks. have just bought The Forgotten Garden.

Celticlassie Sat 15-Sep-12 23:21:41

The House at Riverton is only 99p, if anyone's not read it. I loved it. The Weight of Silence by Heather Gudenkauf is also 99p and was fairly good, from what I remember.

fivegomadindorset Sat 15-Sep-12 23:24:16

Riders and Rivals 2 for 1 £4ish blush

BestIsWest Sat 15-Sep-12 23:30:28

Five I got that yesterday thanks to you posting on the Lace thread grin.

elkiedee Mon 17-Sep-12 13:26:41

Literary Fiction - Kate Grenville, The Idea of Perfection £1 and Sarah Thornhill 20p

The Perfect Treat - £0.00 (short stories)
Kate Long, The Bad Mother's Handbook, 69p
Alice Petersen, The Monday to Friday Man 20p
Louise Douglas, The Love of My Life 69p

several James Herberts under £1 in addition to Ash, more at £2.99 - I don't read him but dp likes him so I'm buying him those.

Caro Ramsay - Absolution, Singing to the Dead and Dark Water all £1.99 each - this is a Scottish series I've been wanting to read for ages
Attica Locke, Black Water Rising 99p
Chris Pavone, The Expats 20p

Historical/crime - I've not read this but have bought it and look forward to it
Lucretia Grindle, Villa Triste 69p

knitknack Mon 17-Sep-12 13:28:24

I LOVED the house at Riverton!

Pandalaw Tue 18-Sep-12 13:44:43

The Colony-FG Cottam £1.53

frenchfancy Tue 18-Sep-12 18:47:31

Thanks, just downloaded the forgotten garden.

For anyone that doesn't know, there is a daily e-mail send out by ereaderiq which has loads of free kindle books on. I've got loads of good free ones from there.

Just finished the Henchmens book club by Danny King. Light hearted action book, I enjoyed it. I've also read Past imperfect and Emperors Edge both good reads, both free when I downloaded.

silver28 Tue 18-Sep-12 18:52:46

I read a book called Max by DM Mitchell which was free (was the only reason I chose it) and I thought it was really good.

bran Tue 18-Sep-12 19:00:14

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lunchbox Tue 18-Sep-12 19:03:35

Sign up to daily cheap reads - you get an email every day with the latest kindle bargains.

Highlight of my day wink

bran Tue 18-Sep-12 19:06:19

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MerrilyWatkins Tue 18-Sep-12 19:34:29

I love the Dana Stabenow books. They are set in Alaska and everyday life is so different there that I find it fascinating.

aimingforthesky Tue 18-Sep-12 19:48:28

Monday to friday manby Alice Peterson was funny chicklit, light read for 20p

aimingforthesky Tue 18-Sep-12 19:49:02

...Friday Man by...

bran Tue 18-Sep-12 20:09:22

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