Let’s start with today’s Kindle Daily Deal:
The Last Worthless Evening: Four Novellas and Two Short Stories by Andre Dubus. Price: $1.99. Genre: Collection of Short Fiction, Facets of American Life. 734 kb in size. It includes an illustrated biography of Andre Dubus.
Next, a free kindle book courtesy Happy Reader Joyce -
Microsoft Powerpoint: The How-to Guide from Vook. Genre: Powerpoint Guide, Death by Powerpoint, How to Put an Audience into a Coma. You only have to take a look at the contents to realize this guide is going to lead to a lot of death by Powerpoint -
- Become a Template Pro
- Add and Edit Images
- Create Effective Charts and Plots
- Utilize Animation and Add-Ins
- Customize PowerPoint
- Display, Print and Share Presentations
Can’t wait to see hundreds of thousands of presenters add in animations and images of the Leaning Tower of Pisa to describe the organizational instability.
After that, we get some kindle book deals courtesy the Discounted Books Thread and kindlers like Emily Bronte -
Feeling for Bones by Bethany Pierce. Price: 89 cents. Genre: A 16-year-old Girl with Anorexia, Family and Faith and Love, Getting By with a Little Help from Your Friends. Rated 4 stars on 13 reviews. 350 pages.
The Walking People by Mary Beth Keane. Price: $2.06. Genre: The New Irish Immigrant Experience, Dreams of America, Coming of Age and Romance, Family Drama. Rated 4 stars on 50 reviews. 416 reviews.
Kennedy’s Wars: Berlin, Cuba, Laos, and Vietnam by Lawrence Freedman. Price: $1.99. Genre: JFK’s Presidency, War, History. Rated 4.5 stars on 3 reviews. 560 pages.
Freedman, a professor of war studies at Kings’ College, London, studies the evolution of JFK’s foreign-policy strategy. Freedman opens with several chapters on the cold war within a section that describes key New Frontiersmen, the worldview they brought to Washington, and the major issues they faced. Eight chapters are devoted to Berlin and nuclear strategy, 14 to Cuba, 4 to JFK’s work on a test-ban treaty and on taking advantage of the Sino-Soviet split, and 11 to Laos and Vietnam.
The Sword of Darrow by Hal Malchow and Alex Malchow. Price: $2.69. Genre: Children’s Books, Fantasy, The Unlikeliest of Heroes. Rated 5 stars on 64 reviews. 372 pages.
7 Dragons Sweepstakes Winners
Thank You Very Much for your participation. The contest was supposed to end October 10th but there were so many entries that we ended it after just one day.
The $100 GC winner is Sandy Arg***
The $25 GC winner is Charlotte Ask***
The Gift Cards are on their way.
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