Betty’s Picks for Wednesday, October 8th

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.


Land_a_Stranded_Novel

Apocalyptic Science Fiction
343 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.3 / 5.0

LAND
by Theresa Shaver

A group of teens on a class trip to Disneyland are left stranded. An EMP over North America has destroyed everything electronic. No cars, no planes, no phones, no electricity. Refusing to wait for someone else to help them, ten courageous young people take charge of their future and choose to begin the long journey home. 1500 miles of adventure and lawless country await. Will their determination be enough?

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AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


Sabriel

Young Adult Fantasy
1144 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.8 / 5.0

SABRIEL
by Garth Nix

Since childhood, Sabriel has lived outside the walls of the Old Kingdom, away from the power of Free Magic, and away from the Dead who refuse to stay dead. But now her father is missing and Sabriel must cross into that world to find him. With Mogget, whose feline form hides a powerful, perhaps malevolent spirit, and Touchstone, a young Charter Mage, Sabriel travels deep into the Old Kingdom. There she confronts an evil that threatens much more than her life and comes face-to-face with her own hidden destiny. . . .

$1.99 (everyday low price)

AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


 

Scattered_Magic

Urban Fantasy
20 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.5/ 5.0

SCATTERED MAGIC
by S.A. Archer

An act of treachery brings the fey realm collapsing in upon itself. The survivors flee to the surface world, but modern day Ireland isn’t safe for them. Predators like vampires, Changelings, wizards, and enchanted humans are everywhere, and they all crave the Sidhe…

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AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


 

Sunbolt

Fantasy
120 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.8/ 5.0

SUNBOLT
by Intisar Khanani

The winding streets and narrow alleys of Karolene hide many secrets, and Hitomi is one of them. Orphaned at a young age, Hitomi has learned to hide her magical aptitude and who her parents really were. Most of all, she must conceal her role in the Shadow League, an underground movement working to undermine the powerful and corrupt Arch Mage Wilhelm Blackflame.

$1.99 (everyday low price)

AMAZON   BARNES & NOBLE


 

Bloom

Young Adult Science Fiction
67 Reviews Avg Rating: 4.1 / 5.0

BLOOM
by A.P. Kensey

Haven Kincaid is seventeen. After moving away from her friends before the start of her senior year, she struggles to fit in at her new school. Colton Ross is fresh out of high school. Driven by a desire to escape his abusive father and haunted by the memory of an absent mother, he moves to New York City to start over. Both are unaware of the amazing power they possess.

$2.99 (everyday low price)

AMAZON