Betty’s Picks for Sunday, October 12th

Today’s daily picks. Please be sure to double check the pricing before hit the “buy” link, especially if this post is more than a day old. Listings switch back to regular pricing at the author’s discretion.


Assassins_Curse

Epic Fantasy
37 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.1 / 5.0

ASSASSIN’S CURSE
by Debra L Martin & David W Small

Jeda had no idea his assignment to kill a witch and abduct her twin daughters would be his last. He kills the witch, but she performs a compulsion spell between him and her daughters in her last minutes. Now bonded to the girls, Jeda’s old life is forfeit. His only thought is to take the girls and run as far away as he can, never knowing they are the ones spoken of in the long-lost prophecy of The Witch Stone.

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AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


The_God_King

High Fantasy
179 Reviews Avg Rating: 3.9 / 5.0

THE GOD KING
by James A. West

Mercenary Kian Valara wants nothing more than to retire from a life of blood and butchery. But when an arrogant princeling offers him enough gold to buy a throne, Kian straps on his sword for one last mission. And besides, what could be easier than guarding a prince who wants to sow his royal seed in every backwater fortress and village throughout the realm? Turns out, dying would have been easier.

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AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


War_of_the_Black_Tower

Fantasy
34 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.2/ 5.0

WAR OF THE BLACK TOWER
by Jack Conner

Baleron is the youngest son of the king of Havensrike, a land eternally at war with the dark empire of Oslog to the south. For eons the dark masses have awaited their lord’s Chosen One. That time is now. Baleron, the black sheep of the royal family, wants only to redeem himself in his father’s eyes. But as he leads his sister Rolenya’s wedding party through the treacherous Aragst Mountains, they’re set upon by the dark powers, and the thralls of Gilgaroth call out to Baleron in worship, calling him the Chosen One.

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Anywhere_But_Here

Dystopian Science Fiction
100 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.5 / 5.0

ANYWHERE BUT HERE
by Jason D. Morrow

What if you could see the future with a single touch? What if that touch revealed someone’s death, and that person was someone you loved? Would you do everything you could to change it? In a post-apocalyptic world, where danger roams in many forms, seventeen-year-old Waverly seeks protection in the town of Crestwood after her boyfriend is ruthlessly killed by lawless raiders. But what she finds is a place wrought with mystery, shady dealings, and more instability than she anticipates.

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AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


Nighthawks_at_the_MissionScience Fiction
18 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.6 / 5.0

NIGHTHAWKS AT THE MISSION
by Forbes West

In today’s universe, The Oberon is the last place a settler from the USA can find the American dream alive and well. Facing a hopeless future and betrayed by her long-time boyfriend, Sarah Orange is one of those who leave to settle there. Quickly she falls in with a group of illegal salvagers that operates at night in the empty ruins. Sarah risks death from both The Oberon’s corporate overseers as well as the indigenous beings who hate the settlers. With her life spinning out of control from drug addiction, Sarah searches for love and money in a world so close to – and yet so different from- our very own.

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