HAPPY NEW RELEASE DAY & PRIME DAY CRAZINESS!!! Here is the entire list of Prime Day “Spotlight” deals and I’ll be posting deals that I find all day (stuff that I think relates well to our interests, plus stuff I love and personally use). Since the deals will be constantly changing, I will keep updating with new stuff! 😀
<— And… AND!!!! Our incredible buddy read that I promise I DID HOLD OFF ON (for the most part 😉 ) so I could read it with you guys. I promise. It starts awesome, but I didn’t get far yet.
Ela: IT IS LIVE!!! *takes Grey’s glitter bomb and goes wild*
Maryse: I GET TO READ ALLLLL DAY!!! Also… play in Prime, and I AM NOT flaking on this buddy read. I promise. YAY US!!!
Tasha: I got the prime credit with my preorder of All Your Perfects and I see at the botttom it says it expires July 31st. Like I’ll need that long. *snort*
Amy: ALL YOUR PERFECTS!!!!! Starting it in 3…2…1… *throws glitter in the air*
P.S. While you’re here, don’t forget to check out my latest review (and yesterday’s earlybirds!!):
- Monday Earlybird Book Releases <— Yesterday’s earlybirds (15+!!) ANNNNNND….
- Book Review – The Solemn Vow by Bree Dahlia <— SERIOUS MARITAL STRIFE ALERT!!! New-to-me author but I really enjoyed this one! It’s as romantically angsty as it gets (a love triangle that totally goes “there”). You know… Arsen, Thoughtless… you get the picture. 😉 And you’ll feel it in every way.
PRIME DAY SUPER-DEALS!!
- 23andMe DNA Test – Health + Ancestry Personal Genetic Service – 75+ Online Reports – includes at-home saliva collection kit <— PRIME DAY DNA KITS SUPER-SALES!!! I got mine done last year (I’m VERY French LOL!!), and this kit comes with the health part, too!!! I have that too, and I found out some very awesome things about myself.
- Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote | Streaming Media Player <— SUPER-DEAL ON PRIME RIGHT NOW!! Fire TV Stick with Alexa Voice Remote | Streaming Media Player
Ela: I highly reccommend the fire stick! Love mine! I’m on the InstaPot but Maryse YOU HAVE TO STOP POSTING THESE DEALS!!!!!!!!! YOU REMEMBER I JUST BOUGHT A HOUSE AND THE BUDGET IS TIGHT, RIGHT?
Maryse: LOL Ela!!! Yeah but… that’s how I find all the things I want to buy. 😉 Then I share… I have an older Firestick from two Primes ago… not voice activated and I find it slow-ish (then again, I don’t have it plugged into it’s own power – it’s getting the power from the TV – might be why it takes longer to load). I wonder if I should upgrade?
- Instant Pot DUO60 6 Qt 7-in-1 Multi-Use Programmable Pressure Cooker, Slow Cooker, Rice Cooker, Steamer, Sauté, Yogurt Maker and Warmer <— INSTANT POT PRIME DEAL!!! I use mine every single weekend. For everything! Oh wow this one has one extra feature that mine doesn’t! 😀 Oh!! And here’s the super-fancy BIGGER (and more techie-looking) Instant Pot on Prime Day sale!! Instant Pot Ultra 8 Qt 10-in-1 Multi- Use Programmable Pressure Cooker, Slow Cooker, Rice Cooker, Yogurt Maker, Cake Maker, Egg Cooker, Sauté, Steamer, Warmer, and Sterilizer
- Bose QuietComfort 25 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones for Apple devices – Black (wired, 3.5mm) <— BOSE HEADPHONES!!!
- Samsonite Luggage <— EXCELLENT DEAL on various sets (and perfect for us book lovers that are going on book signing retreats!)
Philips HD9220/28 Viva Airfryer (1.8lb/2.75qt), Black Fryer <— GASP!!! HERE IT IS!!! MY AIR FRYER PRIME SUPER-DEAL. This is the EXACT one I have!!! I LOVE THIS AND I USE THIS multiple times a week! I make my mini pizzas in it, I make hot dogs in it (they get so toasty delicious), I of course, use it for frozen foods, I make chicken wings in it, I make chicken breast in it, I use this more than I use my stove!!!
- iRobot Roomba 671 Robot Vacuum with Wi-Fi Connectivity, Works with Alexa, Good for Pet Hair, Carpets, and Hard Floors <— ROOOOOOOMBA ALERT!!!! PRIME DAY SALE RIGHT NOW!! I LOVE mine. I used it multiple times a week, and once, when my family was coming I pulled out my Dyson to give my carpets a “proper” vacuuming and guess what? The canister was pretty much EMPTY after I finished vacuuming. That’s how good my Roomba is.
PRIME DAY DYSON SUPER-DEAL!! I have one of the bigger Dyson’s with the canister and all that, but this looks like fun! But then again, my Roomba is ever funner. 😉 *snort*
- Petcube Bites Pet Camera with Treat Dispenser. Monitor Your Pet Remotely with HD 1080p Video, Two-Way Audio, Night Vision, Sound and Motion Alerts. For Dogs and Cats. Works with Alexa. <— How can I POSSIBLY resist this. A way to interact with my dogs when I’m not home, give them treats and SEE them. I LOVE IT and OMG the Prime Day price is amazing today compared to the usual price. WOW. P.S. It comes in 3 colors (black, silver, and rose-gold)
- Snuggle Me Organic | Patented Sensory Lounger for Baby | organic cotton, virgin polyester fill <— Tasha found us THIS Prime deal!!
Tasha: The snuggle me organic is on sale… I bought it at full price a month ago. Not a huge price reduction, but a sale is a sale. It’s the only thing my baby sleeps in now. I tried the musical bed thing for a while. Bassinet (HAH!), rock n play (ok for a while) and this. Now we just do this at night. I know none of ya’ll are having babies right now, but maybe a lurker is as desperate as I. Lol
- SEAGATE HARD DRIVES <— (also the external ones). BIG sale on these, and THIS is the one I have and I love it ➔ Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 2TB Portable External Hard Drive, USB 3.0 Gold (but the Platinum one is even cheaper right now!!) Maybe they’ll trade off later in the day, price-wise.
- AMAZON MUSIC subscription <— is super-bargain priced right now, for 4 months!!! !!!!
- Check out ALL the —> PRIME DAY <— deals here, and the MAIN Prime Day “Spotlight” deals (the cool big deals) here.
LET’S READ!!!! !!!!
P.P.S. Let me know if I’m missing any or if you loved any (from this list or elsewhere).
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!
- Bane by L.J. Shen
- All Your Perfects by Colleen Hoover
- Love Machine by Kendall Ryan
- Twisted and Tied by Mary Calmes
- Hudson’s Luck: A Forever Wilde Novel by Lucy Lennox
- Cottage by the Sea: A Novel by Debbie Macomber
- Mistake of Magic: Reverse Harem Fantasy: Power of Five Series, Book 2 by Alex Lidell
- Competence: Custard Protocol, Book 3 by Gail Carriger
- Atheists Who Kneel and Pray by Tarryn Fisher
- The Naked Truth by Vi Keeland <— PREORDER (going live in just a few days)
BARGAINS & READER RECOMMENDATIONS (NOTE: bargain priced when I added them, but prices can change on Amazon, so make sure to check before you finalize your order)
PAPERBACK BOOK COUPON!!! Save $5.00 on orders $20.00+Limited-time offer!!!! Use promo code PRIMEBOOKS18 to save $5.00 when you spend $20.00 or more on Books offered by Amazon.com.
- KINDLE UNLIMITED SUPER-SALE!!! If you’re not in the Kindle Unlimited Program yet, Amazon is excited to offer you 3 months of unlimited reading for only $0.99!!
- DOWNLOAD ALL 6 “KINDLE FIRST” BOOKS FOR FREE!!! <— AND AND!!! LOOKIT WHAT ELA just found us!! Prime Day only, Prime members can download all six Kindle books for FREE. ALL. SIX!!!!!!
- Right (Wrong Series Book 2) by Jana Aston <— JANA ASTON SUPER-BARGAIN ALERT!!
LisafromDFW: Jana Aston is an automatic Click for me!!!!!! Loved her debut novel “Wrong” and every single one since.
Jan: Yeah I read Jana Aston’s Wrong as well. It was a lovely book (although a couple of scenes were so WRONG lol).
- Reed: A Cold Fury Hockey Novel (Carolina Cold Fury Hockey) by Sawyer Bennett <— SAWYER BENNETT HOCKEY STAR & it’s super-bargain priced today!
- Sometimes I Lie: A Novel by Alice Feeny <— PSYCH-THRILLER & it’s on sale!!! 😀 She’s in a coma… “Amber wakes up in a hospital. She can’t move. She can’t speak. She can’t open her eyes. She can hear everyone around her, but they have no idea. Amber doesn’t remember what happened, but she has a suspicion her husband had something to do with it. Alternating between her paralyzed present, the week before her accident, and a series of childhood diaries from twenty years ago, this brilliant psychological thriller asks: Is something really a lie if you believe it’s the truth?“
- Dread Nation by by Justina Ireland <— Tasha found us these!!
- The Poppy War: A Novel by R.F. Kuang <— Tasha found us these!!
Tasha: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland is on sale
The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang on sale for 2.99. Not romances, but they sound really good, good reviews!
The Martian: A Novel by Andy Weir <— OMG!!! SUPER-SALE on one of my favorite books EVER!!! IT IS SO GOOOOOD I PROMISE YOU!!! Totally not my “usual” thing but come to find out, one of the best books I ever read, and it made me laugh and kept me on the edge of my seat like no other. Please trust me. THIS IS A MUST READ!!!!! And here’s my 5-STAR review!!!
PARANORMAL/FANTASY/SCI-FI/DYSTOPIAN NEW RELEASES:
- Competence (Custard Protocol) by Gail Carrier
- Strength Enduring (Talon Pack Book 8) by Carrie Ann Ryan <— HER MATE… “…Dhanielle Coburn has always been on the outside looking in when it comes to the Talon Pack, but she’s not about to let fate and the moon goddess decide her path for her. If and when she takes Kameron as a mate, it will be her choice. Yet when she suddenly finds herself in the Pack’s inner sanctum, deeper than she ever thought possible, she has to fight not only her need for the man in front of her but also a hidden secret about her family she didn’t even know she had...”
- Forbidden Mate (Shifter World: Royal-Kagan series Book 8) by Nancy Corrigan
- Twice Bitten by Rayna Vause
- The Shikari: Every family has its secrets by Dora Blume
- Fur & Feathers: Angels of Sojourn, Book Two by Joynell Schultz
- Slaying It (Chicagoland Vampires) by Chloe Neill <— CHLOE NEILL ALERT!! “Merit, the Sentinel of Chicago’s Cadogan House, is pregnant. She’s ready to meet her daughter, but also excited to see her feet again. While out on an evening walk, Merit stops to help a man in need, only to find herself the victim of a kidnapping attempt...”
- A Bear’s Journey (Shifter Country Bears Book 4) by Dakota West
- Grave Debt (How To Be A Necromancer Book 2) by D.D. Miers and Graceley Knox
- Dragon Envy (Dragonfire Series Book 3) by Kelly Armenta
- Born into Darkness: Dark Reflections Book 1 by Mila Young
- Temptation in Neon: a poly paranormal vampire dark romance by Peter Dawes
- Over Their Ashes (The Van Wilden Chronicles Book 2) by Jessica Gleave
CONTEMPORARY NEW RELEASES
- All Your Perfects: A Novel by Colleen Hoover <— COLLEEN HOOVER THE MOST AWESOME SOUNDING BOOK EVER ALERT!! And we are BUDDY-READING!!
Amy: All Your Perfects. Enough said.
Tasha: Doesn’t All Your Perfects release the same day as prime day? Are we starting it that day? We ARE doing a buddy read of this one, right?! I have a feeling this one is gonna be GOOD! Maryse, are you reading it early? I would love to buddy read All Your Perfects with you guys! I’m usually a flake so I haven’t participated in one properly yet, but I’d like to on this 1.
Maryse: I have it, Tasha (an ARC) but I haven’t read it yet. I will definitely get in on the buddy read with you guys if I haven’t jumped in earlier.
MicheleG: I want in on the buddy read for All Your Perfects …can’t wait! I don’t know how Maryse has an ARC and hasn’t dug into it yet?! Gah!
Amy: I can’t WAIT for All Your Perfects!! Here’s to hoping this is another Hoover wallop to the gut.
- Saving Beck by Courtney Cole <— COURTNEY COLE’S LATEST!!! HER SON IS DOWNWARD SPIRALING DUE TO ADDICTION… “You think it can’t happen to you, that your kids, your family, will never be in this situation. I thought that too. But you’re wrong. Step into our world, and see for yourself. Watch my golden boy become a slave to this raging epidemic. Watch me try and save him. Drug addiction comes with a price. Trust me, you’re not equipped to pay it.”
- Hot & Heavy (Lightning) by Tracy Wolff <— FOOTBALL STAR ALERT! “…When my coach orders me to take yoga to “center myself,” I’m pissed—until I get an eyeful of delectable, flexible Sage Kaufmann. Unfortunately, she’s determined to keep things between us strictly business. But if Sage can get me to enjoy downward dog, maybe I can convince her that scorching hot sex could be the perfect shot of adrenaline…”
- Playing Hurt: An Aces Hockey Novel by Kelly Jamieson <— BAD BOY HOCKEY STAR ALERT!! And he’s in trouble lately… “…The only bright spot in my life is the Twitter flirtation I’ve struck up with pop princess Jordyn Banks. Turns out she’s a huge hockey fan—and she’s willing to wager a date on her favorite team. . . .”
- Built For Her by Alexa Riley <— ALEXA RILEY’S LATEST!! She hires a contractor… “Genevieve has just purchased a beautiful historic home that needs a lot of love. Okay, maybe more than a lot, but she’s determined to make her dreams come true, so she hires a contractor to help her make that a reality. But when Barrett Cooper steps on her property, it’s like Thor himself has fallen out of the sky. How can she possibly think straight while having a heat stroke?“
- Greed (Trojans MC Book 9) by Sam Crescent
- The Wedding from Hell, Part 1: The Rehearsal Dinner by J.R. Ward <— J.R. WARD ALERT!! “…it all started between arson investigator Anne Ashburn and ‘bad boy’ firefighter Danny Maguire. The Wedding From Hell is a sexy standalone novella that sets up Consumed’s storyline...”
- Falling for Mr. Right (Falling for Mr. Wrong Book 5) by Jenny Gardiner
- Good Game: A Gamer Romance (Leveling Up In Love Book 1) by Kat Alex Crystal
- One Day Like This: A feel good summer romance by Laura Briggs
- The Darkest Hour (F.O.R.C.E. Adventure Book 1) by Louis Scott
- Letting Go of Gravity by Meg Leder <— SHE’S SO STRESSED SINCE HER TWIN GOT CANCER… “…now that Charlie is officially in remission, life couldn’t be going better for Parker. She’s landed a prestigious summer internship at the hospital and is headed to Harvard in the fall to study pediatric oncology—which is why the anxiety she’s felt since her Harvard acceptance is so unsettling. And it doesn’t help that her relationship with Charlie has been on the rocks since his diagnosis. Enter Finn, a boy who’s been leaving strange graffiti messages all over town. Parker can’t stop thinking about those messages, or about Finn, who makes her feel free for the first time‘…”
- Heart Land: A Novel by Kimberly Stuart
- Rock Legend (Nothing but Trouble) by Tara Leigh
- Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott <— PSYCH-THRILLER ALERT!! “...Diane’s academic brilliance lit a fire in Kit, and the two developed an unlikely friendship. Until Diane shared a secret that changed everything between them. More than a decade later, Kit thinks she’s put Diane behind her forever and she’s begun to fulfill the scientific dreams Diane awakened in her. But the past comes roaring back when she discovers that Diane is her competition for a position both women covet, taking part in groundbreaking new research led by their idol. Soon enough, the two former friends find themselves locked in a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse that threatens to destroy them both...”
- Blood Rose: A Billionaire SEAL Story, Book 8 (In the Shadows) by P.T. Michelle
- Old Enough (The Age Between Us Book 1) by Charmaine Pauls <— YOUNGER GUY OLDER WOMAN ALERT!! “I’m old enough to drive a car, buy alcohol, and enter a club. I’m old enough to take responsibility for my actions. I’m old enough for her. No matter what her middle-aged friends or society says. No matter she’s the age of my mother. No matter why or how I met her. I’ll take those secrets to my grave. And her with them. If those secrets don’t ruin us first.”
- Heartless (Merciless Book 2) by W. Winters and Willow Winters
- The Heat is On: Christian romantic suspense (Summer of the Burning Sky Book 2) by Susan May Warren
- Red Hunted: An MFM Ménage Romance Duet (Subscribe, Live, Love Book 1) by Allyson Lindt
- Told You So (A Saratoga Falls Love Story Book 3) by Lindsey Pogue
- Rocky Mountain Cowboy by Sara Richardson
- Giovanni by Natasha Knight <— MAFIA ROMANCE ALERT!! “…Something about this girl makes me curious, though, and it’s more than the scars that line her back. She’s on the edge of something. Something bad. She’s like a perfect, beautiful doll coming apart at the seams. And the last string is about to snap. She thinks I’ll hurt her. Break her. But thing is, she’s already broken. And she and I, we’re two peas in a pod. She’s my match, the perfect opponent. She’ll fight me to the finish, but I’ll win. I always do…”
- Wild Irish Grace: Book 7 in the Mystic Cove Series by Tricia O’Malley
- Cottage by the Sea: A Novel by Debbie Macomber
- Bound by Wreckage (Ravage MC Bound Series Book 6) by Ryan Michele
- Playing Hurt: An Aces Hockey Novel by Kelly Jamieson
- Sassy in Lingerie by Penelope Sky
- Coach Long by K. Weber <— K. WEBER FORBIDDEN LOVE ALERT!! The coach and the runner… “…Starting over at a new school was supposed to be easy…but she should have known better. She likes to antagonize and tends to go after what she’s not supposed to have. When the arrogant bully meets the strong-willed brat, it sparks an illicit attraction...”
- Bound by Wreckage (Ravage MC Bound Series Book 6) by Ryan Michele
- Siren Beloved (Texas Sirens Book 4) by Lexi Blake
- Sico: Areion Fury MC by Esther E. Schmidt
- The Art of Inheriting Secrets: A Novel by Barbara O’Neal
- #Moonstruck (A #Lovestruck Novel) by Sariah Wilson
- Told You So (A Saratoga Falls Love Story Book 3) by Lindsey Pogue <— SECOND CHANCE ROMANCE ALERT!! “...In the small town of Saratoga Falls, reputations are hard to shake, something Bethany knows first-hand. She likes to party and let loose, but that’s not who she is. Juggling college exams, a dysfunctional family, and an Autistic brother she’d do anything for, keeps her plenty busy. So when she’s forced to work with the one guy who’s always gotten under her skin, it’s all she can do to keep her focus. Despite their past, Nick is determined to show Bethany that she’s wrong about him—about them…”
- Cowboy Flirtation (Dalton Boys Book 7) by Em Petrova
- Captured (Hitman Series Book 2) by K.L. Humphreys and Pavan Kaur
- Going Up: A Novella (Kindle in Motion) by Tawna Fenske
- Me and Mr. Jones (Heartbreak Hotel Book 2) by Christie Ridgway
- Truly, Madly, Deadly: Valentine Mystery Book Six by Jenna Harte
- STEELE (Daring the Kane Brothers) by Kelly Gendron <— STUNTMAN ALERT!! “...there are a few stunts even I’m smart enough not to try Jaylyn Rigsby is one of them. But when the raven-haired beauty The insurance company sent to oversee my stunts Dared me to take her on, well, now.. Challenge accepted ~ Steele…“
- Motive (Office Roulette, Book Two) by Kennedy Layne
- The Season of Silver Linings (A Sweet Lake Novel Book 3) by Christine Nolfi
- Bad Game: A Geeky New Adult Romance (Leveling Up In Love Book 2) by Kat Alex Crystal
- Shattered Beginnings (No Longer Broken Duet Book 1) by Lilly Wilde
- Seeking Sanctuary (Shelter Me Book 1) by Annie Anderson
- His Wild Blue Rose: Indigo Knights Book IV by A.J. Downey
- Dangerous by Emily Vincent <— SHE MET HIM IN A BAR… “I didn’t know who he was. I didn’t know what he was about. All I knew was that I was falling for him. Davis was a wonderful man. He was a great man that I thought could do no wrong. That could always make me happy and never make me sad. I was wrong, but everyone has their flaws, don’t they?”
- Consumed By You (The Consumed Series Book 1) by Alicia Marino <— HE’S HER NEW BOSS ALERT!! “…He’s a gorgeous billionaire who doesn’t date. I’m a hopeless romantic who’s just looking for Mr. Right. We couldn’t be more wrong for each other…but I still want him anyway…”
- Dare Me Once (Angel Fire Falls Book 1) by Shelly Alexander
- Pushing Thirty by Necole Ryse
PREORDERS (Next few days, and a few of next week’s!!! )
- Consumed (Vampire Awakenings, Book 8) by Brenda K. Davies – July 19th 2018
- Quit Your Pitchin’ (There’s No Crying in Baseball Book 2) by Lani Lynn Vale – July 20th 2018
- Have Me (Collateral Book 3) by LP Lovell – July 21st 2018
- Dirty Sexy Player by Laurelin Paige – July 23rd 2018
- Four Day Fling by Emma Hart – July 24th 2018
- Girls’ Night Out: A Novel by Liz Fenton & Lisa Steinke – July 24th 2018
- A Noise Downstairs: A Novel by Linwood Barclay – July 24th 2018
- Believe Me: A Novel by JP Delaney – July 24th 2018
- Lost Boy by M. Robinson – July 24th 2018
- Royal Bastard (Royals Undone Book 1) by Nana Malone – July 24th 2018
- Blind Love (Cowboys and Angels Book 5) by Kelly Elliott – July 24th 2018
- Moore Than A Feeling by Julie Richman – July 27th 2018
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