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Free Amazon kindle books for Feb 9. Set of well reviewed books (4+ stars and > 100 reviews) [amazon.com]


I offer these daily lists as a healthy alternative to the junk crap scam guides and coloring books that are peddled here daily by unscrupulous publishers. Please see the link below for more information about this:

Why does 100+ 4 star reviews matter? Simple. Amazon lists many thousands of books that regularly drop in price to "free". The vast majority of these books, however are nothing but trashy romance novels and worthless "how to" or "self-help" books and "box sets". Many of these guides are published with the express intent to defraud less savvy readers.

These free guides (with very few exceptions) seldom contain anything but transcribed public domain online content, recipes and articles lifted from sources like Wikipedia. [reddit.com] They are given catchy titles like "DiY Box Set of basket weaving" or "25 Amazing Tips to Lose Weight Fast" or "50 Best Crockpot Recipes Ever!" Or "ZenMasterDoodle adult coloring book" (containing nothing but public domain stock images) . These guides take literally minutes to package and publish. These publishers attribute the material to a fictitious author (often with a Western sounding name). They also frequently Pay for fake 5 star reviews (or generate their own).

These brochures NEED free zero dollar "sales" so they can quickly increase their Amazon sales rank and get priority on the Amazon search filters. Once their sales rank crosses above a certain level, they switch the price to several dollars and lure unsuspecting buyers believing the 44 page double spaced x-large font brochure being sold as an "Ultimate box set" of books" is actually worth money. By the time the real copyright owners can react, the book is pulled from Amazon and the material gets a fresh stock cover photo and slightly new title under a different author.

Unfortunately many of these crappy guides are promoted here on SD daily - about as frequently as they are published - (most likely by the same people who publish and profit from their sales) . They recruit your time and your Amazon account to generate their free sales. Remember: when something is free on the internet, more often than not, YOU become the product.

Anyways, by focusing on 4 stars or more with 100 + reviews you avoid filling your library with this crap and also avoid becoming an unsuspecting party to the free ebook scam.

Please don't forget to come back and thumb this post up so I know there is interest in me posting. click "follow" for early notification when I post these deals as many do expire within minutes or hours of posting. Also it helps to counteract the multitude of thumbs down I get daily from these publishers who are seeing the SD effect diminished since I started my rants against their practices.

Public service announcement: If you like the kind of books I list ( free books rated generally 4 stars or more and minimum of 100 reviews- with very few exceptions) and fear you may have missed some of my recent posts simply go here:

http://slickdeals.net/newsearch.php?searchuserid=153555&starteronly=1

Many of the deals I have posted recently can still be obtained for free and can help you build quite a library of good reads on the cheap.


Thank you and Please support real authors and not scam artists.
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Thank You AGAIN!!! Made a resolution today: Will categorize my Kindle....
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Thank You AGAIN!!! Made a resolution today: Will categorize my Kindle....

Awesome. Here's another resolution idea... Go to manage my digital content on Amazon and delete all crap box sets and self help guides you acquired from the scammers that peddle this junk here daily. I guarantee you will never miss the stuff. Perhaps also review these guides as well and ask yourself if you would pay actual money for the content? especially knowing that the publisher deceived you by attributing the work to a fictitious author? Then leave an honest review on the Amazon product page to warn others. Smilie
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Awesome. Here's another resolution idea... Go to manage my digital content on Amazon and delete all crap box sets and self help guides you acquired from the scammers that peddle this junk here daily. I guarantee you will never miss the stuff. Perhaps also review these guides as well and ask yourself if you would pay actual money for the content? especially knowing that the publisher deceived you by attributing the work to a fictitious author? Then leave an honest review on the Amazon product page to warn others. Smilie
I'm actually a bit of a skeptic so don't do those self-help/DIY things----which is why I've actually been very happy to find some great books per your link! You did convince me to leave feedback on some of the books which I have managed to read though. I have found 2 must-have authors and that is one of the greatest joys I swear. Thank You again for your consistent QUALITY work!!!
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I'm actually a bit of a skeptic so don't do those self-help/DIY things----which is why I've actually been very happy to find some great books per your link! You did convince me to leave feedback on some of the books which I have managed to read though. I have found 2 must-have authors and that is one of the greatest joys I swear. Thank You again for your consistent QUALITY work!!!
That's being a bit of a tease. You can't just say that and then not reveal the authors. Smilie: I now feel you owe me that
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That's being a bit of a tease. You can't just say that and then not reveal the authors. Smilie: I now feel you owe me that

Sorry: just saw this! I am now a fan of Craig Schaefer {Daniel Faust series} and Dan Ames. The Faust series is fun if you can deal w/ those otherwordlies, and the Ames book about a Murder Store moved very quickly. I learned a long time ago not to be bound by genres: it doesn't matter if it's sci-fi/fantasy/paranormal/horror---just like movies, a good story is simply a good story. You lose out if you don't give things a try. Again--Thank You as these were great freebies which I shall have to leave feedback for over the weekend. They definitely deserve to have more readers to thrill!
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Sorry: just saw this! I am now a fan of Craig Schaefer {Daniel Faust series} and Dan Ames. The Faust series is fun if you can deal w/ those otherwordlies, and the Ames book about a Murder Store moved very quickly. I learned a long time ago not to be bound by genres: it doesn't matter if it's sci-fi/fantasy/paranormal/horror---just like movies, a good story is simply a good story. You lose out if you don't give things a try. Again--Thank You as these were great freebies which I shall have to leave feedback for over the weekend. They definitely deserve to have more readers to thrill!

Awesome! . Not yet read the Faust series. Have read Dan Ames. I Like his works. Thanks for sharing. Will make time to check the Faust series soon.
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