Daily Deals 06/22

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Jun 222014
 

Today on Amazon’s Gold Box, get 20% Off Black & Decker 12-Inch 3-in-1 Trimmer/Edger/Mowers and Mower Deck.

This deal is over and IT SOLD OUT! Don’t ask me why, because even at 35% off, the Rave Sports Inflatable Iceberg costs $4,999.99! So … I almost want one of these (and a lake big enough to play with it on), despite the reviews (which you have to read). Of course, when I was growing up, we just climbed the cliffs at the lake (technically free).

Today is the last day to take advantage of this deal:

Tantor Audio is having a $4.99 Downloads Sale on selected titles. There are some good picks in the list and that’s a good price for any audiobook. All their downloads are DRM-Free, so you can sideload to any MP3 player, iPod or (audio-capable) Kindle, as well as listen on your PC or tablets.

Today’s Kindle Daily Deal is Who I Am ($1.99), by Pete Townshend [HarperCollins].

Book Description
From the voice of a generation: The most highly anticipated autobiography of the year, and the story of a man who… is a Londoner and a Mod…. wanted The Who to be called The Hair…. loved The Everly Brothers, but not that “drawling dope” Elvis…. wanted to be a sculptor, a journalist, a dancer and a graphic designer…. became a musician, composer, librettist, fiction writer, literary editor, sailor…. smashed his first guitar onstage, in 1964, by accident…. heard the voice of God on a vibrating bed in rural Illinois…. invented the Marshall stack, feedback and the concept album…. once speared Abbie Hoffman in the neck with the head of his guitar…. inspired Jimi Hendrix’s pyrotechnical stagecraft…. is partially deaf in his left ear…. stole his windmill guitar playing from Keith Richards…. followed Keith Moon off a hotel balcony into a pool and nearly died…. did too much cocaine and nearly died…. drank too much and nearly died…. detached from his body in an airplane, on LSD, and nearly died…. helped rescue Eric Clapton from heroin…. is banned for life from Holiday Inns…. was embroiled in a tabloid scandal that has dogged him ever since…. has some explaining to do…. is the most literary and literate musician of the last 50 years…. planned to write his memoir when he was 21…. published this book at 67.

More Kindle Deals of the Day for those in the US
Romance Open Door Marriage ($0.99) by Naleighna Kai [Brown Girls] – African American / Women’s Fiction
SciFi & Fantasy Two books in the Hidden Wings series by Cameo Renae for $1.99 or less each. YA Urban Fantasy

Sports Memoir Inside the Lion’s Den ($2.99) by Ken Shamrock [Tuttle Publishing]
Teen/Young Adult Pretties: Uglies #2 ($1.99) by Scott Westerfeld [Simon Pulse] – Teen Fantasy
More Daily Deals
Audible Daily Deal A River Runs Through It and Other Stories ($9.74 Kindle; $18.86 $3.95 Audible) by Norman Maclean, read by David Manis [HighBridge Company] – Literary Fiction / Short Stories; get a reduced price of $2.99, when you own Kindle edition. Check your libraries on this one, as you may have the edition narrated by Ivan Doig, which is also a $2.99 companion edition to the Kindle book.
Nook Daily Find Meltdown ($2.99 Kindle, B&N) by Ben Elton [Transworld Digital] – Contemporary Fiction
Kobo Daily Deal Corralled: A Blacktop Cowboys Novel ($3.99 Kindle, $7.99 Kobo; $4.49 companion audiobook) Lorelei James [Signet / Penguin] – Cowboy Romance; looks like today is Kobo’s turn to forget to drop the price on their Daily Deal.

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