Are you looking for more books to read? Perhaps you’re wanting to fill your bookshelves, or else get some inspiration for your writing. Either way, you should check out this week’s book deals from Literary Edits. Each week, we recommend a selection of different books based on monthly and weekly book deals. These are either books which we have read (and loved), or books which we think our readers will love! Enjoy the deals!
5 Kindle Books Under £1
#1 – After I’ve Gone by Linda Green
Jess Mount finds out that she only has 18 months left to live, but she doesn’t hear this from a doctor: she hears it from her Facebook timeline, which has skipped forward 18 months, to when her family and friends share heartbreaking tributes to her. Jess is left scared and confused; can it be true?
#2 – Clash of Empires by Ben Kane
Hannibal Barca is on the verge of defeat. Once he falls, Rome will become the most powerful empire in the world, yet Hannibal – along with the might of Greece – stands in its way. Demetrios, a young Roman villager, is soon to enter into this great battle, but it may just cost him his life.
#3 – Her Closest Friend by Clare Boyd
Sophie and Naomi are the closest of friends, but when Sophie’s husband leaves her, their friendship is put to the test. Sophie is now more dependent on Naomi than ever, yet Sophie has her own secrets, and as her life crumbles around her, these secrets are sure to be revealed.
#4 – The Rainmaker by John Grisham
Rudy Baylor is a newly-qualified lawyer. He has never argued a case in court before, but now he is representing a family whose son was denied insurance cover for his leukemia treatment. This case could mean the difference for that family, and it could save Rudy from a life of debt, too.
#5 – Sleep by C. L. Taylor
All Anna wants is to be able to sleep. Yet she suffers from terrible insomnia and has terrifying visions at night that make sleep impossible. To escape her past and distract herself, she takes a job at a hotel on a remote Scottish island. She thinks it will save her, but when seven guests join her, it turns into a nightmare.
5 Paperbacks Under £5
#1 – Life of Pi by Yann Martel
After a cargo ship sinks into the Pacific Ocean, the only survivors are a sixteen-year-old boy named Pi, a hyena, a zebra, a female orangutan, and a 450-pound Royal Bengal tiger. Together, this curious party sit in a solitary lifeboat, searching for the first sight of land.
#2 – The Long Way Home by Louise Penny
Clara Morrow’s husband has gone missing. She asks the only person she trusts to find him – the former Chief Inspector of Homicide, Armand Gamache. He investigates the case, and, as he does so, he is drawn into the tortured mind of Peter Morrow, a man so desperate for fame that he would sell his soul to get it.
#3 – Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith
Two men meet on a train. They each have their problems, and they each want to escape from them, yet from the moment that Guy Haines gets on the train, he finds himself trapped in a nightmare of shared guilt and an insidious merging of personalities.
#4 – A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
Conor has the same dream every night. It started ever since his mother fell ill. Yet tonight is different; when he wakes, there’s a visitor at his window, and it wants Conor to tell it the truth. In this moment, Conor is dragged on an impossible journey that seems to transcend his pain.
#5 – The White Horse of Zennor by Michael Morpurgo
At the furthest edge of Britain, where the sea washes over the land and myths wash over reality, is Zennor. It is a place of unforgettable tales and mysterious revelations, for, within this strange and impossible world, magic lies around every corner.
Thank you for reading! All of these books are listed under the prices stated during the writing of this post. Deals change quickly, though, so make sure you take advantage of them before they disappear!