Black Friday Countdown to Cyber Monday (<— P.S. Here are all the “countdown deals” on Amazon – so freaking many!!! 😀 😀 😀 ) and I. AM. FREAKING OUT!!!! I want to find all the deals, for you AND for me. But I also want to make this Friday Finds list. Usually I’ve got the Friday Finds going early (I actually get started the day before), but I’m behind this week. 😉 Thanksgiving and all, so forgive me? Keep checking back ’cause I’ll be updating this one ALL day.
This list, of course… will be EXTRA large since I’m including not only book finds, but goodies, and I’m gonna start you off with my yearly favorite. This blanket (in various colors and patterns) called “The Big One” at Kohls (and it is a HUGE throw). It’s normally $30 but I always wait until Black Friday where I can get it for less than $8. 😀 I’d say they are the perfect stocking stuffers, but they are WAYYYYY too big to fit into a stocking. 😉 I got the star wars one, two ivory colored plaid ones (with the thin black and red stripes those are mine!), and 2 in various blue patterns for boy presents (and one baby blue for a girl with eyes of that exact same color). ❤️❤️❤️
BLACK FRIDAY SALES THAT MAKE ME SQUEEEE!!
- 4 months of Amazon Unlimited Music for a super-bargain. Seriously. I want this but I’ve already been a member so it’s just for new subscribers. *sigh* I WANT THIS!! FOUR. WHOLE. MONTHS!! “... This limited time offer provides on-demand, ad-free and unlimited access to 50 million songs on any device via the Amazon Music app...” <— I use my Echo to play mine.
- 3 months of Audible at a significant discount!! You can get in on this deal until December 31st!!
KitchenAid KSM155GBAZ 5-Qt. Artisan Design Series with Glass Bowl – Azure Blue<— BLACK FRIDAY SUPER-SALE!!! I have one! Mine is the silver one (and quite a few years old at this point but it’s an incredible tool, and I even have the “zoodler attachment” since I’m a zoodles addict), but I’m absolutely in LOVE with this color, so it’s the one I’m posting (though there are 3 colors at this price, including the silver one).
- Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with 2x the Storage – Includes Special Offers <— I GOT MINE during Prime Day for this exact same price!!! I LOVE IT! And it’s a SUPER-CRAZY DEAL!! PLUS PLUS!! I traded my old Paperwhite it and got an even BIGGER discount, so if you have an old one, they’re doing the trade-in deal right now too!
- Echo Dot (3rd Gen) – Smart speaker with Alexa <— SUPER-SALE on these (4 colors – I like the pink one and also the “sandstone one – I may just jump in on this to have one in my bedroom – she can sing me lullabies 😉 )
- Echo Show 5 – Compact smart display with Alexa – Charcoal <— SO COOL!! And a Black Friday super-sale… it’s like a little entertainment miracle in a box. It will even play shows for you. I think this is the one you can connect with someone else in video real time like I do with my mom via FaceTime. Yeah… I love this.
- Shark IQ R1001AE with Self-Empty Base, Wi-Fi Connected, Home Mapping, Works with Alexa, Ideal for Pet Hair, Carpets, Hard Floors Robot Vacuum, 30 Session Capacity, Black <— SUPER-BLACK FRIDAY DEAL and OMG!! Okay so we all know I have a Roomba (literally the most basic model, mine doesn’t even come with a remote control or wireless magic or anything) and I LOVE IT!!! It is my little helper, I’ve had it for a few years now (got it about 2-3 years ago on a Black Friday deal then), and it’s still going strong. But I’m not going to “poopoo” different brands from y beloved Roomba ’cause we all know Shark is considered one of the best, and this model (self-emptying!!!) blows. My. Mind!
- iRobot Roomba 675 Robot Vacuum-Wi-Fi Connectivity, Works with Alexa, Good for Pet Hair, Carpets, Hard Floors, Self-Charging <— P.S. Here’s a popular Roomba model (higher up than mine – that’s for sure) that’s also on sale!!! Mine is still perfect so I’m not upgrading… yet. 😉
R: I just got my first Roomba! I’m so excited! And 2 more fire sticks. Now I need a 24″ TV!
Maryse: ROOMBA ROCKS!!!!!! The minute mine dies for good, I will not hesitate to buy another immediately. It’s incredible how much time it saves me, and how clean it keeps my floors.
Maryse: Okay I just got an extra Fire Stick too. It took me FOREVER to upgrade to the latest Amazon Firestick ’cause I already had one. And I kept seeing it on super-sale and I’d be all… OHHH I should get it now. But nahhhh I already have one. AND THEN… I finally did it, and the latest one is SO much better than what I had. So much faster, and I can just talk into it and tell it what I want to watch and it pulls it up for me.
Instant Pot Duo 80 7-in-1 Electric Pressure Cooker, Slow Cooker, Rice Cooker, Steamer, Saute, Yogurt Maker, and Warmer, 8-QT, Stainless Steel/Black<— THE KITCHEN TOOL “LOVE-OF-MY-LIFE” and this deal ROCKS!!! Mine doesn’t even have the yogurt maker, but I use it every single weekend when I prep my meals for the week. Absolute perfection, and has cut down my veggie-cooking time (especially my favorite Greek Green beans that used to have to braise for hours) and this makes them PERFECT. Ninja Foodi 7-in-1 Programmable Pressure Fryer, Slow Multi Cooker with TenderCrisp Technology, 5 Pot, 3-qt. Air Fry Basket (OP101), 5-Quart, Black/Gray<— BLACK FRIDAY SUPER-DEAL!! Yep… this sounds like the ultimate to me since it ALSO has the air-fryer built in. HOLY. MOLY.
- Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD Storage) – Silver <— I JUST BOUGHT MYSELF A NEW MACBOOK this morning (though the one I just bought is a “Pro” – Black Friday Deal <— with a big HD). I already have 2 MacBooks (a Pro & an Air) but they are 5 & 6 years old right now. Mind you… they’re both still going strong (I take my “Air” everywhere I go), but I needed an updated one with more speed, and a larger HD. While this one is not the one I bought, I’m excited to find this one in case anyone wants an Air ’cause this is a great deal!!!
Donna: Just got my AIR last Christmas and I swear it was double this. I almost cried when I saw this deal earlier 😂.
Maryse: Right??? I bought my Air right before Book Bash 2014 (actually FOR Book Bash 2014) and I paid SO much more for it (and of course it’s now a much older model). But I’m still using it. But yeah. This deal? *thud*
Cards Against Humanity<— BLACK FRIDAY DEAL!!! SO FUN BUT SO RUDE ALERT!! I just bought this… tee hee!! Okay so… funny story. 😉 So like, back in 2015, my bestie Sherry and I went to the RT Book Lovers Convention (it was HUGE!!) and one night, we (including Willow Aster & KD Robichaux) sat at a table at the convention bar and played this game for hours. We died laughing and I kept warning them I’d win. And I did. Er… though, I’m not sure that’s a good thing. LOL!!!!
- Samsonite Winfield 2 Expandable Hardside 2-Piece Luggage Set (20/28) with Spinner Wheels, Charcoal <— Gorgeous, and super-solid (mine is, anyway). I just have the smaller one ’cause I travel light, but I LOVE it. My dad bought me mine for Christmas many years ago.
- BLUETOOTH HEADPHONES on Black Friday SALE!!! TWO BRANDS (SONY & BOSE) Perfect for audiobook listening (and the reviews for both are awesome!!! Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headphones with Mic and Alexa voice control and then Bose QuietComfort 35 II Wireless Bluetooth Headphones, Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control, enabled with Bose AR – Black
Degrees of Comfort Weighted Blanket w/ 2 Duvet Covers for Hot & Cold Sleepers|Advanced Nano-Ceramic Beads Deliver Durability & Silky Comfort<— BLACK FRIDAY FIND!!! WEIGHTED BLANKETS!! And there are almost 2000 reviews and they are FANTASTIC!! I want one so bad… All sorts of sizes and weights (and colors) to choose from. SodaStream Jet Sparkling Water Maker Bundle (Black), with CO2, BPA free Bottles, and 0 Calorie Fruit Drops Flavors<— Want to stay hydrated but not much of a fan of plain water? Both my mom and my sister religiously use theirs. In fact, My mom sent me her old one, so she could upgrade, and now I have one too (that my sister uses when she’s here – so she no longer has to drag hers around). And here it is… on Black Friday sale!!!
- L’Oreal Paris Voluminous Makeup Lash Paradise Mascara, Voluptuous Volume, Intense Length, Feathery Soft Full Lashes, No Flaking, No Smudging, No Clumping, Blackest Black, 0.25 Fl Oz (Pack of 2) <— BLACK FRIDAY FIND!!! Wow!! Even my favorite mascara that I wear religiously since my book-buds were raving about it on my Facebook feed 2 years ago (and they were right) – is on Black Friday sale for a TWO pack. Yep. I jumped on that. WARNING: Make sure if you decide to get this, that you verify the format – there are multiple choices available and various colors – there’s waterproof and washable (I only use washable blackest black so that’s the one I’m linking directly to).
ROCKPALS 300W Portable Generator Lithium Portable Power Station, 280Wh CPAP Backup Battery Pack UPS Power Supply 110V AC Outlet, QC3.0 USB, 12V/24V DC, LED Flashlight for Camping, Home, Emergency<— Ohh!! BLACK FRIDAY FIND for ME!! Considering I’ve had a few hurricane/no electricity issues for a whole week or more at a time during hurricane season, LOOKIE WHAT I FOUND!!! And OMG, I needed this.
TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT WE FOUND FOR THE WEEKEND !!
- One Day in December: A Novel by Josie Silver <— RECENT RELEASE & IT’S ON SALE TODAY!!! So many here loved it and I can’t wait to read it!!!
R. Renee: …One Day in December today which is awesome! I’ve been listening to the audio and I highly recommend it, but the writing is exactly my style so I think I’m going to switch to reading it for a little writing brain fuel.
Dena: Hi guys! I just finished reading One day in december by Josie Silver and I loved it. I am a big sucker for these type of books. Can someone recommend me books like this? With theme where hero and heroine loved each other for a long time?
Michele G: I finished One Day in December by Josie Silver last night… and I liked it A LOT!
Jackie: One Day in December and The Flatshare which have been two books I have loved this year.
Lynn: I have just finished, One Day in December” by Josie Silver ❤️
- The Matchmaker by Catriona Innes <— LIVE!!! She started a dating business, and is living the perfect life (but it’s a lie…) “…In an era of social media and dating apps, when we have never been more connected yet more isolated, The Matchmaker is a story about love, loss and loneliness, and learning to accept your reality…”
- Bull (Reapers MC Book 7) by Elizabeth Knox <— BIKER BOOK ALERT!!! “...In putting my cut over her, I was claiming her as mine. Alexa may not know it, but she’s my lost little lamb and I won’t let anyone harm her ever again…”
- The Lemon Sisters: A Novel by Jill Shalvis <— RECENT RELEASE BY JILL SHALVIS & it’s on super-sale!! ONE SISTER IS WILD & THE OTHER SEEMINGLY “PERFECT” and yet… “...All they know is that neither seems to be able to run far enough to outpace her demons. And when secrets surface, they’ll have to learn that sometimes the one person who can help you the most is the one you never thought to ask…”
- Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope (The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck (2 Book Series)) by Mark Manson <— ON SALE!!! LOL!!! A book about “Hope” with that title? *snort* I actually book #1 and liked it a lot, so this is quite a find. I think I’ll get in on it.
- Edge of Darkness: A Hunter Legacy Novel (Midnight Breed Hunter Legacy Book 3) by Lara Adrian
- Defrosting Jack (Ice and Snow Christmas Book 4) by Jocelynn Drake
- Slayer (Fallen Lords MC Book 8) by Winter Travers
- Bully Me Never Again (Invern Elite Prep School Book 3) by Moira Barretti
- Pinky Promises by Deana Birch <— COMEDY ROMANCE & SUPER-STEAMY!!! Recent release by today’s Friday Finds newsletter sponsor! She temporarily takes over her friend’s Yoga studio to help her out but… “…when she insults her new landlord, carpenter Adam Fields, and must backpedal to save face. Watching Adam wallow in solitary confinement after a brutal break-up will never do. Motivated by her own need for physical contact, Leyla happily offers herself as the perfect rebound. She’ll be gone in a couple of months, no one has to know…” P.S. It’s in Kindle Unlimited and on super-bargain sale today!!
- Death Dwellers Motorcycle Club:: Fifteen Bad Boy Biker Books by Kathryn C. Kelly <— SERIES BOOK BUNDLE ALERT!! “Discover the turbulent lives of the Death Dwellers’ motocycle club officers in stories of older men and younger women, mmf menages, and interracial romances. Hardened, hot, and sexy, the bad boy bikers take no prisoners. Action and adventure. Brotherhood and family life. Crime, drama, romance, and humor, this box set has it all!”
- All Of Him: A Single Dad Collection <— ANTHOLOGY!! “Each of these men are struggling to put their lives back together. Whether it be from the loss of the woman who blessed them with their children or a decision made in the heat of passion that changed everything, all they know is they have to try — for their children and for themselves.”
- Devil: The Doyles, A Boston Irish Mafia Romance by Sophie Austin
- Thug: The Doyles: A Boston Irish Mafia Romance by Sophie Austin
- Hooked: A Christmas Romance: The Doyles, Boston Irish Mafia Romance by Sophie Austin
For those going on a road trip soon, or maybe you’ve got some projects that require both hands this weekend but still allows you to “listen”… check out the free audible trial + 2 free audiobooks deal
- AND! Here’s the fun-tool again! —> Find out which of YOUR Kindle books are available as audiobooks at a BARGAIN-PRICE! <— This thing is so cool (Amazon calls it “Matchmaker“)! It’s an Amazon feature, that scans all of your Kindle books and will list all of the ones you have that are also available as an audiobook at a discounted price (not normal audiobook prices). This way, you can switch back and forth, seamlessly between your ebooks and your audiobooks. VERY COOL!
- ➔➔ Audible now has an “Escape” package membership (30 day free trial)<— this one is SO cool, and worth it (unlimited listening for all of the audiobooks in the program, and there are tons)!!
- ➔➔ OR 3 months of Audible at a significant discount!! You can get in on this deal until December 31st!!
- One-Hit Wonder by Lisa Jewell
- The Vampire’s Priceless Treasure: Nocturne Falls, Book 11 by Kristen Painter
- A Crown of Iron & Silver: Soulbound, Book 3 by Hailey Turner
- The Hero and the Hacktivist by Pippa Grant
PREORDERS (going live soon!!! 😀 )
- Scrooged by Penelope Ward & Vi Keeland – December 1st 2019 <— 😀
- A Fairbanks Affair (An Odds-Are-Good Standalone Romance Book 3) by Katy Regnery – December 2nd 2019
- Gabriel’s Promise (Gabriel’s Inferno Book 4) by Sylvain Reynard – December 3rd 2019
- Wicked Hour (An Heirs of Chicagoland Novel Book 2) by Chloe Neill – December 3rd 2019
- Wonder With Me: A With Me In Seattle Novella by Kristen Proby – December 3rd 2019
- Hate Sober (Love Me, Duet Book 2) by T.L. Smith – December 3rd 2019
- Mistletoe Over Manhattan: Holiday Anthology – December 3rd 2019
- Malorie: A Bird Box Novel by Josh Malerman – December 3rd 2019
- Kings of Carrion (Juniper Unraveling Book 3) by Keri Lake – December 3rd 2019
- A Madness of Sunshine by Nalini Singh – December 3rd 2019
- Landon & Shay: (The L&S Duet Book 2) by Brittainy C. Cherry – December 4th 2019
- Chase The Butterflies by Monica James – December 5th 2019
- Beautiful Secret (Dirty Hollywood Book 1) by Claire Raye – December 5th 2019
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