Here’s a list of 10 free highly-rated Kindle ebooks for the weekend.
There are a few active deals on previous generation Kindles as well. Amazon has the refurbished Kindle Paperwhite 3 marked down to $69, and the still-popular Kindle Voyage is back again at Woot for $90.
The 50% off 6-months of Kindle Unlimited deal is still active at Amazon too.
Please note that the free Kindle books listed below are free as of November 17th, 2019. Most of these titles are free for a limited time only and will expire in the next few days or hours before going back to the regular list price.
A good place to find more free Kindle books is on the free bestsellers list at Amazon.
You don’t need to own a Kindle ebook reader or a Fire tablet to read these free ebooks; you can use free Kindle reading apps for iPad, iPhone, and Android devices, or use a computer or web browser.
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Kindle Unlimited Gift Deal – 33-50% off
Kindle Paperwhite 3 Refurbs – $69.99
Kindle Voyage Refurbs – $90.99
Various Deals at Woot – Includes refurbished Kindles and Fire tablets as well as various iPads
Fire HD 8 Refurbs – $39.99
Kids Kindle – 25% off when buying 2
10 Free Kindle eBooks
The Bend in Redwood Road by Danielle Stewart
Fiction, 4.9 stars, 45 reviews
Most days it’s manageable. No more than a quiet wondering around the edges of her mind. What has become of the baby she left behind? Smiling through the pain and suffering in silence, Leslie Laudon marches forward. Embracing the life skillfully designed by her husband Paul. Living right could be penance for an impossible choice made with an uneasy heart. Dutiful and anchoring, Leslie poured herself into her other children. Nurturing them through infancy, protecting them as toddlers, guiding them as teens. As her youngest child heads off to college with her suitcases and coordinating dorm room accessories, so goes Leslie’s identity. The chaotic life of a busy working mother threatens to become dangerously quiet. Quiet enough to hear the voices she’s tried to silence for decades.
Christmas at the Lakeside Resort by Susan Schild
Fiction, 4.7 stars, 296 reviews
Forty-two year old Jenny Beckett is dreading the holidays. Her fiancé has just called off their Christmas wedding, and she’s been evicted from her darling chicken coop cottage. When her estranged father dies and leaves her eight rustic guest cabins on Heron Lake, Jenny seizes the chance to make a new life. She packs up her dogs, her miniature horse and her beat up Airstream trailer and moves to the lake. Short on time and money, Jenny and her contractor, widower Luke, work feverishly to renovate the cabins in time for the festive holiday event she’s promised her very first guests. When an unexpected blizzard snows them in and jeopardizes the resort’s opening, Jenny and Luke work to save the event and, along the way, find true love… and the magic of Christmas.
The Silent Enemy (A Palmchat Islands Mystery Book 1) by Rachel Woods, Angel Vane
Mystery, 4.5 stars, 42 reviews
Vivian Thomas is devastated. A reunion with her best friend, Amal, turned into a horrible tragedy when Amal was killed, run over by a car, and left for dead on a lonely road in the Caribbean. Vivian is convinced that the vicious hit-and-run was no accident. But the police don’t believe her and the only person who can help her is Leo Bronson—the man who broke her heart. Soon, Vivian discovers that Amal didn’t travel to the islands for rest and relaxation. Amal was out for blood. Someone she trusted betrayed her and she was determined to get revenge…
Fantasy, 4.8 stars, 39 reviews
With everyone she’s ever loved dead, Effie’s fate is no longer one of her choosing. Overnight, she becomes the newest initiate of the Keepers of Prophecy, a secret order that Sees what the future holds. War looms for the land of Elysia, unless Effie can prevent it by harnessing her visions and interpreting their meaning. Yet as what she Sees becomes far more dark and sinister, she finds herself no closer to deciphering it. Forced to rely on her tutor and Guardian, her inner turmoil deepens when feelings within herself—those she thought died with the man she loved—resurface. One would give up everything to be with her. The other challenges her at every turn…
Sophie Washington: Secret Santa by Tonya Duncan Ellis
Children’s eBooks, 4.6 stars, 22 reviews
Christmas is three weeks away and a mysterious “Santa” has been mailing presents to sixth grader Sophie Washington in this adorable, illustrated chapter book for middle grade readers. There is no secret Santa gift exchange going on at her school, so she can’t imagine who it could be. Sophie’s best friends, Chloe, Valentina, and Mariama guess the gift giver is either Nathan Jones or Toby Johnson, two boys in Sophie’s class who have liked her in the past, but she’s not so sure. Sophie uncovers clues to find her secret Santa and the final reveal is bigger than any package she’s opened on Christmas morning. It’s a holiday surprise she’ll never forget!
Secrets: Web of Sin 1 (Sparrow Webs) by Aleatha Romig
Romance/Suspense, 4.7 stars, 363 reviews
The twisted and intriguing storytelling that you loved in Consequences and Infidelity is coming back at you with an all-new alpha anti-hero in the dark romance series Web of Sin, by New York Times bestselling author Aleatha Romig. I’m Sterling Sparrow. You’ve no doubt heard my name or read it on the top of tall buildings. There’s more to my business—my realm—than what is seen aboveground. Within the underbelly of one of America’s largest cities lives a world where a man’s word is either his most valuable tool or his most respected weapon. When my father ruled that world and that city, he promised me someone who would one day make my reign complete…
Blood Orchids (Paradise Crime Mysteries, Book 1) by Toby Neal
Mystery, 4.3 stars, 2172 reviews
She can’t stop thinking about a drowned girl’s face… because it reminds her of her own. Overcoming a past filled with scars, Lei makes a life for herself and her dog, Keiki, as a cop in the sleepy Big Island town of Hilo. When a routine patrol turns up two murdered teens, Lei’s world is rocked. She knows one of the girls, and she can’t rest until she finds answers—not only about the victims, but about her own shadowed past as well…
Canteen Dreams: A WWII Homefront Romance by Cara C. Putman
Historical Romance, 4.4 stars, 132 reviews
In the aftermath of Pearl Harbor, Nebraska schoolteacher Audrey Stone wants to support the war effort in any way she can. When her community starts a canteen at the train station, Audrey spends nearly every spare moment there, offering food and kindness to the soldiers passing through. She never expected to fall for a local boy…or face the challenges of budding love in the face of war. Rancher Willard Johnson admires Audrey’s passionate nature, but when his brother is killed in action, he feels he must avenge by enlisting himself. His father insists he stay, but Willard knows he must go…
Sisters of Sorrow by Axel Blackwell
Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, 4.4 stars, 49 reviews
Anna Dufresne lives in a factory that eats children. If the brutal machines don’t kill Anna, her guardians’ neglect and abuse surely will. The only thing this abandoned teen wants is out. But the factory is inside a stone fortress, on an island, where people are sent to be forgotten. It serves as a dumping ground—both for orphans who are not welcome at finer institutions, and for nuns who have disgraced the Church. The walls of Saint Frances du Chantal’s Orphan Asylum hum with secrets and buried scandal…
Blue Apocalypse: A Post-Apocalyptic Adventure by E.E. Isherwood, Craig Martelle
Science Fiction, 4.6 stars, 62 reviews
A father and his son. 2500 miles apart. A blue ribbon crosses the sky. The world starts to unravel.
No one knows what is happening, but everyone is trying to find out. Buck is running his big rig from the west coast. Garth is trapped in New York City with his high school friend. With Marine training and an eighteen-wheeler, Buck heads east. With no training and no communication with his father, Garth fights just to escape New York City. The Hadron collider in CERN. Its twin south of Denver. The Australian outback. What do these places have in common? Those who might be able to fix things are trying to figure it out while Buck doesn’t care. He is on a mission to find his son.