Here’s a list of 10 free highly-rated Kindle ebooks for the weekend.
Amazon also has a list of Kindle books on sale for under $3.99 for one of their main Deals of the Day for Sunday.
Please note the free Kindle books listed below are free as of September 13th, 2020. 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.
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10 Free Kindle eBooks
What Follows After by Dan Walsh
Historical Thriller, 4.8 stars, 221 reviews
It’s October, 1962. Life is simple. The world makes sense, and all families are happy. When they aren’t, everyone knows you’re supposed to pretend. With their family about to collapse, Colt Harrison and his little brother, Timmy, hatch a plan. They’ll run away from their Florida home, head for their aunt’s house in Savannah and refuse to come home until their parents get back together. But things go terribly, terribly wrong. Colt’s parents must come to grips with years of mistrust and fight for their son’s return…and to mend their broken marriage. In this emotional story, Dan Walsh takes readers on a suspense-filled journey to rediscover the things that matter most in life.
The Look of Love by Meara Platt
Historical Romance, 4.5 stars, 182 reviews
When Lady Olivia Gosling finds The Book of Love in a musty bookshop, she is most eager to try out its love “recipes” on someone safe. Did she say safe? Well, Beast isn’t really safe, but with her odious guardian about to marry her off to one of his unsavory friends, Olivia needs her childhood friend to fall in love with her… fast. If Beast can love her, then any man she chooses will surely do the same. Alexander Beastling, Duke of Hartford, is known as Beast among the ton…
Knocking Boots by Willow Winters
Romance, 4.6 stars, 250 reviews
A drunken bet that led to a fake relationship? My naive little heart still hoped it would last… We were never meant to be together. He’s a bartender with noncommittal tendencies. I’m looking for … the opposite. Commitment. Period. But drinks and a bet led to something it shouldn’t have: a fake relationship. Worse, a first date, a first kiss… and then more. He’s addictive and I can’t bring myself to accept the reality. That it’s all a lie and I’m fooling myself by thinking he could want more…
Monster Problems: Vampire Misfire by R.L. Ullman
Children’s eBooks, 4.7 stars, 40 reviews
Most kids have problems, but 12-year-old Bram Murray has Monster Problems! That’s because he’s clueless about his past, having bounced around foster care his entire life. Of course, his peculiar habits always raised eyebrows, like staying up all night and eating only red-colored food. But Bram just figured he was different. He never imagined he was the world’s last living vampire—or that he was being hunted! After escaping a werewolf ambush, Bram is recruited into a secret school for monster kids…
Contact Front (Drop Trooper Book 1) by Rick Partlow
Science Fiction, 4.6 stars, 397 reviews
For small-time street hustler Cam Alvarez, the choice is simple. He has no family, no friends, no place in the world…nothing to lose. When his latest con results in the death of a cartel hitman, Cam opts to join the Marines and leave Earth to fight a vicious alien enemy. Drafted into the Marine Drop-Troopers, Cam discovers there’s one thing he’s even better at than running street-con games, and that’s killing the enemy. Wrapped in an armored battlesuit, Cam finds purpose amidst the horror and destruction of the war, and the opportunity for a new sort of friends and family…if he can break the habits of a life spent alone, trusting no one…
The Origins of Miller’s Crossing by David Clark
Suspense, 4.3 stars, 32 reviews
There are six known places in the world that are more paranormal than anywhere else. The Vatican has taken care to assign “sensitives” and “keepers” to each of those to protect the realm of the living from the realm of the dead. With the colonization of the New World, a seventh location has been found, and it is time for a new recruit. William Miller is a simple farmer in the 18th century coastal town of St. Margaret’s Hope Scotland. His life is ordinary and mundane, mostly. He does possess one unique skill. He sees ghosts…
Pearl: You are Cleared to Land by Deanna Edens
History, 4.8 stars, 37 reviews
Have you ever heard of The Pearl of Alaska? How about The Hillbilly Eskimo? Do you know the name of the woman who received the Wright Brothers’ Master Pilot Award at the age of ninety-seven? Well, her name is Pearl and this is a story about her and her family and friends. To be more precise many of these stories are hers—authentic memories written by an amazing woman. Pearl Bragg Laska Chamberlain was the first woman to fly her own plane from the Lower 48 up the Alaska Highway to Alaska…
No Simple Death by Valerie Keogh
Mystery/Thriller, 4.5 stars, 252 reviews
When Detective Garda Sergeant Mike West is called to investigate a murder in a Dublin graveyard, suspicion immediately falls on a local woman, Edel Johnson, whose husband disappeared some months before. But then she disappears. Evidence leads West to a small village in Cornwall, but when he checks in to an Inn, he finds Edel has arrived before him. Her explanation seems to make sense but as West begins to think his suspicions of her are unfounded, she disappears again. Is she guilty? West, fighting an unsuitable attraction, doesn’t want to believe it…
Free-Wrench by Joseph Lallo
Science Fiction, 4.5 stars, 487 reviews
The islands of Caldera are a shining jewel in a rather bleak world. A terrible calamity in the past had blanketed much of the world with a toxic “fug.” Those who survived were forced to take to the mountains and the skies in wondrous airships. Life has since been a struggle, with only the most ruthless and crafty able to survive. To spare themselves the same fate, the Calderans erected a battery of guns to fend off the airships of the mainland. They isolated themselves from the madness of the world, choosing instead to focus on the pursuits of art and creativity. Few believe the technologically advanced but socially barbarous outsiders have anything to offer. Amanita Graus, though, is hoping that they do…
In Cold Blood: Detective Forrest Albu by Willow Rose
Horror, 4.4 stars, 127 reviews
For Detective Forrest, evil has a distinctive smell. When a dead girl’s severed organs are found strung from a tree, Forrest fears that French Revolution-era savagery is making a comeback… Sara Damsgaard is in debt, newly widowed, and desperate to provide for her young sister. Her new position as a boarding school headmistress seems like the perfect fresh start… if it weren’t for the brutal attacks sweeping through the student body. To save the school, Forrest and Damsgaard must team up and catch the killer. When the trail of clues takes an unexpected turn, they come face-to-face with a sinister school tradition with the power to call forth a new reign of terror…