Hey reading friends! It’s Melanie here back with another handful of popular and highly-rated books you can read for free with a subscription to Kindle Unlimited. For those of you who are new to The Book Review Crew, I post a KU roundup at the end of each month. You can find previous posts by clicking on my picture at the bottom of this post. Now on to the books!
Sold on a Monday
August 28, 2018 by Sourcebooks Landmark
4.4 stars, 22k + reviews
A New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today Bestseller inspired by an actual newspaper article. Publishers Weekly says “The sale of two young children leads to devastating consequences in this historical tearjerker.”
White Rose Black Forest
March 1, 2018 by Lake Union Publishing
4.5 stars, 8k+ reviews
A Goodreads Choice Award Semifinalist, Historical Fiction.
From the publisher: Trust, like so many things, was a bygone notion in World War II–era Germany. The bonds that united friends—or even family—were tested by unimaginable atrocities and a government that demanded unwavering loyalty, stripping citizens of any sense of security in an already fraught time. Who or what was safe to trust, if anyone or anything?
That’s a question Franka Gerber, the woman at the center of Eoin Dempsey’s riveting historical novel, has to ask repeatedly in day-to-day life—which makes her decision to rescue an injured airman she knows nothing about all the more remarkable.
The Puma Years
June 1, 2021 by Little A
4.6 stars, 6k+ reviews
In this rapturous memoir, writer and activist Laura Coleman shares the story of her liberating journey in the Amazon jungle and falling in love with a magnificent cat who changed her life.
At First Light
December 1, 2021 by Thomas & Mercer
4.3 stars, 6k+ reviews
Ritual murder. Archaic clues. A visionary killer. In this heart-stopping novel by the Wall Street Journal and Amazon Charts bestselling author of the Sydney Rose Parnell series, words can kill. Dr. Evan Wilding, book 1 of 2.
Every Last Secret
December 1, 2020 by Thomas & Mercer
4.3 stars, 20k+ reviews
“Deliciously, sublimely nasty: Mean Girls for grown-ups.” Kirkus Reviews
We’ve all felt envy. Moments when we coveted what the people next door had. But in Every Last Secret, two women take their ambitions to another level. Mean Girls meets Fatal Attraction in this deviously delicious battle between Cat Winthorpe and Neena Ryder, two Silicon Valley wives who aren’t above seduction, lying, and blackmail to win the perfect life.
A Not So Meet Cute
November 2, 2021 by Hot-Lanta Publishing, LLC
4.5 stars, 6k+ reviews
From USA Today bestselling author of The Highland Fling comes a brand new romantic comedy about a desperate billionaire seeking to find a fiancée. This modern day take on Pretty Woman is brilliantly clever and hilariously page-turning.
That’s a wrap for 2021! As always, drop me a comment if you find a book on Kindle Unlimited that I should feature next month.