As we head into the fall book bonanza, we have a stellar selection of 20 B&N Press bestsellers all under $10! From Romance to Science Fiction to Mystery and more, there’s something for everyone in this collection of chart-topping bestsellers from big authors.
Browse the list and find a new favorite today!
Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews
No day is ordinary in a world where Technology and Magic compete for supremacy. Hugh d’Ambray served only one man, until his immortal master cast him aside. Now, someone is hunting down and murdering Hugh’s fellow soldiers. Elara Harper is a creature who should not exist. Her enemies call her Abomination; her people call her White Lady. Above all, she is a woman who will protect her people no matter the cost. But what if the cost means accepting help from the devil himself? Hugh needs a base, Elara needs soldiers. Both are infamous for betraying their allies. How can they create a believable alliance to meet the challenge of their enemies?
In High Cotton by Denise Grover Swank
Neely Kate’s life is finally coming together. She’s living and working with her best friend, Rose. She reconciled with her newly discovered brother, Joe. And her new boyfriend, Jed, is everything she could have dreamed of and more. Except nothing is ever as it seems. With Neely Kate still keeping secrets from Rose. And Joe wants to debut his small town sister to his high society friends. Meanwhile, Jed has been spending more time away and won’t let on to what he’s up to. Neely Kate can’t help wondering if it’s time to come clean about her past with the people she loves. And the dead body in the basement might be the kick in the pants she needs. Because the truth will set you free, or if you’re Neely Kate, land you in hot water.
Lowcountry Bookshop by Susan M. Boyer
Between an epic downpour and a King Tide, danger floods the historic streets of Charleston. A late night tragic accident along the Lower Battery leads Liz Talbot straight to her next case. Who’s the client? Well, now, therein lies the first puzzle. When the police arrive at the scene, Poppy Oliver claims she’s only trying to help. But the scene doesn’t paint a pretty picture of Poppy’s innocence. A wealthy, anonymous benefactor hires Liz to follow the clues to a charming waterfront bookshop. To prove Poppy isn’t the perp, Liz tracks a group of women who band together to help victims of domestic violence. In her most challenging case yet, Liz fears she may find a killer, but justice may prove elusive.
Craving by Helent Hardt
After being left at the altar, Jade Roberts seeks solace at her best friend’s ranch on the Colorado western slope. Her humiliation still ripe, she doesn’t expect to be attracted to her friend’s reticent brother. But when the gorgeous cowboy kisses her, all bets are off. Talon Steel is broken. He’s never fully healed from a horrific childhood trauma. He simply exists, taking from women what is offered and giving nothing in return. Until Jade Roberts catapults into his life. She is beautiful, sweet, and giving, and his desire for her becomes a craving he fears he’ll never be able to satisfy. Passion sizzles between the two lovers…but long-buried secrets haunt them both and may eventually tear them apart.
Every Time We Fall In Love by Bella Andre
The newest installment in the bestselling series about The Sullivans
Harry Sullivan has always put his family first, even when it meant losing Molly–his one true love. He’s never been able to forget her, even after fifteen years. And then his doorbell rings…and one look at the teenage girl standing on his doorstep changes absolutely everything. Molly never thought she’d see Harry Sullivan again, so she’s beyond stunned when her fifteen-year-old daughter brings him back into her life. But with more at stake now than they ever thought possible, will they be able to move beyond the mistakes they both made in the past, and fall in love forever this time?
Perilous Trust by Barbara Freethy
It was one dark night that brought Damon Wolfe and Sophie Parker together. They were two tortured souls, looking for escape, and they weren’t supposed to see each other ever again… Four years later, Sophie’s father, an FBI agent, is killed in a car crash and Sophie is left to wonder who she can trust at the agency. Despite Damon being her father’s protege, Sophie can’t help but be suspicious when he shows up looking for her, knowing he could easily rip apart not just her resolve, but what is left of her heart.
On the run and off the grid, Sophie and Damon have no choice but to work together to uncover the truth. But when everyone in their world is a suspect, proving her father’s innocence might just cost them their hearts…and their lives.
The Dark Calling by Kresley Cole
When Evie receives life-changing, and possibly game-changing news, she has trouble believing it. Why doesn’t she feel any different? Is it possible someone she trusts might be lying? With tensions seething inside the castle of lost time, Evie starts to doubt her own sanity. With answers hidden outside their stronghold, will Death help her find them? Or, prevent her from learning the truth about her future and Jack’s possible survival? A mysterious, sinister power begins to affect the Arcana in its path. Forced out into the wasteland alone, Evie must depend on unexpected allies. But as a battle with Richter looms, can her new alliance defeat the Dark Calling before hell reigns on earth?
Here Comes The Sun by Marie Force
Wade Abbott is one and done–one look, one conversation, one weekend, and he knows who he wants. Except, Mia Simpson is not free to return his affection. Trapped in an abusive marriage, two years after they first met Mia shows up half-frozen, bruised and beaten on his doorstep, needing something only Wade can provide. With issues from her past still haunting them, and Wade’s family questioning the motives of a woman they’ve never met, Wade and Mia will have to fight for their happy ending.
Venom in the Veins by Jennifer Estep
For Gin Blanco, the Spider, notorious assassin and current queen of the Ashland underworld, nothing is ever simple. This time around, someone seems to be targeting the prominent president of the First Trust bank. As Gin investigates, she finds that the more she digs, the more this case seems connected to the Circle, the evil, shadowy group that is secretly responsible for much of the crime and corruption in Ashland. But when another blast from her dark and deadly past as the Spider comes to light, Gin wonders if she’ll be able to survive this dangerous new enemy. And this enemy has a burning thirst for revenge that will only be satisfied with one thing: Gin’s death.
Loved by P.C. & Kristin Cast
Zooey is turning eighteen and, after a year apart, the Nerd Herd has been called back to Tulsa for a surprise. But all is not well in T-town. Strange, dark signs are appearing. And Zoey calls on her newly reunited friends to circle with her to cast new spells of protection to keep their jailed enemy from escaping. But nothing at the House of Night is ever as it seems. With a pack of rabid vampyres closing in, Zoey and the Nerd Herd must come together again to battle evil. Only, a year apart is a long time. Have these old friends grown too distant? When the world fractures and allies become enemies, will darkness devour friendships or will light save those she’s loved?
Follow the series in book 2 – LOST – now available!
Less Than Teason by Dana Stabenow
Two thousand people go missing in Alaska every year. They vanish in the middle of mountain footraces, on fishing boats in the Bering Sea, or on small planes in the Bush. Now a geologist known for going walkabout with his rock hammer has disappeared from the Suulutaq Mine in the Park. Was it deliberate? Or an accident? Maybe foul play?
Kate Shugak may be the only person who can find out. But for the fact that Kate, too, is among the missing…
The Memory Box by Eva Lesko Natiello
Devoted mother of two, Caroline Thompson, is living a peaceful suburban life. But when a seemingly innocent Google search turns up cascades of stunning information, Caroline is hurled into a state of paranoia. As her blissful family life is upended, Caroline is desperate to prove her findings false before someone discovers how very true they are. The disturbing underpinnings of The Memory Box expose a story of deceit, misconceptions, and an obsession for control. With its twists, taut pacing, and psychological tenor, Natiello’s page turning suspense cautions: Be careful what you search for…
New York Station by Lawrence Dudley
In August 1940, MI6 agent Roy Hawkins is mysteriously rushed from Nazi-Occupied Paris to New York City. Thinking his time would be better served back in France, on the front lines in the battle against fascism, Roy is quick to discover that the free and democratic America he knew is under threat from right-wing extremists. When Roy discovers a plot to rig the presidential election, it becomes a race against the clock to save the beacon of the free world from enemies he thought he left behind in Europe.
Paper Princess by Erin Watt
After her mother’s death, Ella Harper finds herself truly alone. Until Callum Royal appears, plucking Ella out of poverty and tossing her into his posh mansion among his five sons who all hate her. Each Royal boy is more magnetic than the last. But none are as captivating as Reed Royal, the boy who is determined to send her back to the slums she came from. Reed doesn’t want her. He says she doesn’t belong with the Royals and he might be right. Wealth. Excess. Deception. It’s like nothing Ella has ever experienced, and if she’s going to survive her time in the Royal palace, she’ll need to learn to issue her own Royal decrees.
Distress Signals by Catherine Ryan Howard
The day Adam Dunne’s girlfriend, Sarah, fails to return from a Barcelona business trip, his perfect life begins to fall apart. Days later, the arrival of her passport and a note that reads “I’m sorry–S” sets off real alarm bells. He vows to do whatever it takes to find her, but is puzzled when he learns that another woman disappeared from the same ship and in eerily similar circumstances. To get answers, Adam must confront some difficult truths about his relationship with Sarah. And he must try to outwit a predator who seems to have found the perfect hunting ground …
Watching The Detectives by Julie Mulhern
Ellison Russell wanted a decorator, not a corpse. Too bad she finds Mrs. White in the study killed with a revolver. And then things go from bad to worse when she finds Mr. White in the dining room killed with a candlestick. With so many bodies, is it any wonder Detective Anarchy Jones’ new partner considers Ellison a suspect? With the country club gossips talking a mile a minute, an unexpected cocktail party, a visit from Aunt Sis, and a romantic decision, Ellison hardly has time to think about murder. Unfortunately, the killer has plenty of time to think about her…
Alternate Routes by Tim Powers
Sebastian Vickery, a disgraced ex-Secret Service agent, is a driver for a covert supernatural-evasion car service. And he notices something weird is happening to the Los Angeles freeways. There are phantom cars, lanes from nowhere, and sometimes unmarked offramps that give glimpses of a desolate desert highway. But another government agency has perhaps caused the freeway anomalies, and their chief is determined to have Vickery killed. Reluctantly aided by Ingrid Castine, a member of that agency, Vickery learns what legendary hell it is that the desert highway leads to. And when Castine deliberately drives into it to save him from capture, he must enter it himself to get her out.
False Flag by John Altman
At Princeton, Israeli-born Dalia Artzi is a tactical genius and specialist in the study of maneuver warfare. And she soon uncovers a fiendish plot by a small group of Israeli fanatics to commit a horrific crime against the U.S. government with the goal of inciting war with Iran. Meanwhile, Jana is a beautiful but deadly Israeli operative taking orders from the conspiring fanatics and she is determined to deftly fulfill the deadly mission entrusted to her… As the clock ticks down, both women find themselves on a collision course that will test their loyalty and their honor.
Where Dead Men Meet by Mark Mills
Paris, 1937. Luke Hamilton is a junior air intelligence officer at the British Embassy. When finds himself the target of an assassination attempt, he believes it to be a clear case of mistaken identity. Or so it first appears. As Luke is hunted across a continent sliding toward war, he learns that the answers may lie deep in a past that predates his abandonment as a baby on the steps of an orphanage twenty-five years ago…
From award winning author, Mark Mills, comes a riveting, stylish thriller set in Europe, on the cusp of World War Two.
The Girl Who Ran by Nikki Owen
Dr. Maria Martinez–Subject 375– is a genius mathematician with the ability to remember every detail she sees. And she has finally escaped the covert Project Callidus group that’s been controlling her since birth. Now fleeing to Switzerland in a final attempt to outwit her enemy, and with only two people in the whole world she can trust, Maria soon finds there’s nowhere to run. With the clock ticking, she tries to find a safe place to hide, but she soon starts to question even those closest to her. With the Project closing in on her, Maria wonders if returning to the one place she has fought so hard to leave might be her only option…