It’s time for another weekly roundup of 10 free Kindle ebooks. All these books are highly-rated and are very popular with readers.
Owning a Kindle is not required to read them; you can use a Kindle reading app for iPad, iPhone, and Android devices, or use a computer or web browser.
The free ebooks listed below are free as of June 1st, 2015. Please note that most of these titles are free for a limited-time only and could expire at anytime.
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10 Free Kindle eBooks
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, 4.4 stars, 78 reviews
A Suspense Magazine “Best Books of 2014” Carey Baldwin, author of the hit novel Confession, returns with a new story featuring two of her most beloved characters. Fans of Tess Gerritsen and Lisa Gardner will devour this riveting story of rivals caught in a killer’s twisted web. When a coed falls prey to a sadistic murderer, forensic psychiatrist Dr. Caitlin “Caity” Cassidy and FBI profiler, Special Agent Atticus Spenser, are called in to testify–one for the defense, one for the prosecution. With warring approaches to justice, these two rivals have been butting heads for years–both inside the courtroom and out. And at first, this case appears to be no different. But when a brutal attack leaves the accused man dead and Caity in critical condition, petty differences take a backseat to saving lives. As the lone survivor, Caity knows too much, and the killer–a madman calling himself the Man in the Maze–is coming back for round two. Now Caity and Spense must join forces to uncover the killer’s identity before Caity’s time–and luck–runs out.
Dark Fantasy, 4.8 stars, 164 reviews
Jonathan Winchester has clashed with his alpha one too many times. After another argument he leaves the Manitoba pack, his only home since the werewolf attack that changed his life. He returns to his home state of Virginia to start a new life free of pack politics. Jon finds work and meets a young waitress, Raine, who appears to be a lone werewolf, too. As their relationship progresses, Jon’s embroiled in more intrigue than he bargained for and a danger bigger than he can handle. He’s running scared until his own alpha tendencies surface, making him unable to leave the pretty werewolf’s problems behind. The young man is desperate to save Raine—even if his efforts may lead him straight to death….
Tennessee Waltz (The Homespun Hearts Series, Book 1) by Trana Mae Simmons
Historical Fiction, 4.4 stars, 79 reviews
When Sarah Channing’s fiancé hardens his heart toward a needy child named Mairi, the New York Socialite puts her wedding on hold to locate the child’s only relatives, hidden deep in the Appalachians. Arriving at Sawback Mountain, Sarah meets Wyn, Mairi’s handsome older cousin, and finds herself wishing for something she doesn’t have: a glimmer of beauty. Wyn had his fill of beautiful city-bred women during his time in Washington, DC, as a senator’s aide. Yet he’s impressed by Sarah, working hard to gain the love and respect of the mountain folks….
Run Girl (Ingrid Skyberg FBI Thrillers Book 1) by Eva Hudson
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, 4.3 stars, 68 reviews
In Europe to help broker a peace deal, Secretary of State Jayne Whitticker is in the middle of delicate negotiations when her favorite grandchild goes missing in London. Special Agent Ingrid Skyberg is hauled out of her FBI training session at Scotland Yard to head the hunt for the 18-year-old girl. The problem is, Ingrid has only one lead, just a few hours to track her down and can’t call in the local cops for back-up in case the story gets leaked to the press. Will Ingrid find the girl in time? Or will her failure lead to the collapse of crucial peace talks? Enjoy the ride in this fast-paced novella as the toughest Special Agent ever to come out of Quantico buckles up for a thrilling adventure. Resourceful, tenacious and indestructible, Ingrid Skyberg is unputdownable: she can take whatever her adversaries throw at her and still get up for more….
Science Fiction & Fantasy, 4.2 stars, 258 reviews
A mysterious stone tablet with five magical gems has sat abandoned in a cave for two hundred years. The kingdom is in ruins, with only warrant knights to keep the peace. But then, the gems in the tablet, one by one, disappear. Warrant knight Gavin Kinshield is a man of many secrets. He’s the one deciphering the runes in the tablet. Unless he can find a suitable replacement, he’ll be Thendylath’s next king. All he really wants is the letter written by his ancestor Ronor Kinshield, champion to King Arek, confessing the truth of how the king perished… a letter he must earn by tracking down a common thief….
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, 4.1 stars, 1442 reviews
Every desperate housewife wants an alias. Donna Stone has one, and it happens to be government-sanctions. But espionage makes for strange bedfellows, and brings new meaning to the old adage, “Honey, I’m home…” If you love funny mysteries with hard-boiled, sexy women sleuths, check out THE HOUSEWIFE ASSASSIN’S HANDBOOK!
Neptune Crossing (The Chaos Chronicles Book 1) by Jeffrey A. Carver
Science Fiction, 4.0 stars, 182 reviews
When John Bandicut encounters an alien intelligence on Neptune’s moon Triton, his life changes irrevocably. Urged by the alien quarx now sharing his mind, he accepts an audacious mission—to steal a ship and hurtle across the solar system in a desperate bid for Earth’s survival. Book 1 of The Chaos Chronicles, by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity’s End—with a new Afterword by the author. Appeared in print from Tor Books. DRM-free ebook edition.
The Butcher’s Boy by Michael Robb Mathias
Paranormal/Thriller & Suspense, 4.3 stars, 61 reviews
Thirty-one years ago, Buxly the Butcher went to trial for killing his entire family. Now Janet, a newly divorced nurse, has unknowingly purchased the place where it all took place. What happens when her eleven year old son and their overprotective Rottweiler learn that the place is haunted by the victims of that grizzly act? Can young Michael fight through the madness and terror to figure out what really happened so long ago? If he does, maybe the tormented souls can be put to rest. If he fails, he just might become one of them. With only the help of his babysitter, a burned out house painter, and his dog, Lucy Fur, Michael is about to try. The problem is, not everyone is who they seem, even the dead….
The Watcher (Bigler County Romantic Thrillers Book 1) by Jo Robertson
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, 4.4 stars, 826 reviews
This psychological suspense follows forensic psychiatrist Kate Myers who believes the killer of two teenage girls in Bigler County, California, is the same man who savagely murdered her twin sister over fifteen years ago. Working with a single-minded tenacity, she sets out to prove it. Deputy Sheriff Ben Slater hides his personal pain behind the job, but Kate’s arrival in his county knocks his world on its axis and makes him believe in romance again. He wants to believe her wild theory, but the idea of a serial killer with the kind of pathology she proposes is too bizarre….
Dead Wrong (Blackmore Sisters Mystery Book 1) by Leighann Dobbs
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, 4.2 stars, 359 reviews
There’s more than one secret in the old Blackmoore house. Some have been buried for a long time and some are sitting closer to the surface. Morgan and Fiona Blackmoore enjoy their simple life in the sleepy ocean-side town of Noquitt Maine where they offer herbal remedies and crystal healing for locals and tourists alike. …Until Morgan is accused of killing the town shrew, Prudence Littlefield. Suddenly the girls find themselves scrambling to find the real killer while they battle a crooked Sheriff, planted evidence, and a long list of suspects that all had a reason to want Prudence dead….