Book Riot’s Deals of the Day for May 1st, 2019

Sponsored by A Prince on Paper by Alyssa Cole


These deals were active as of this writing, but may expire soon, so get them while they’re hot!

Today’s Featured Deals

Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below.

anansi boys by neil gaiman cover

We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below.

We have always lived in the castle by Shirley Jackson book cover

A Spy in the House by Y.S. Lee for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below.

A Spy in the House by Y.S. Lee - Historical Mysteries, Book Riot

In Case You Missed Yesterday’s Most Popular Deals

A Natural History of Dragons by Marie Brennan for $1.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below.


The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins for $2.99. Get it here, or just click on the cover image below.

The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins


Previous Daily Deals That Are Still Active As Of This Writing (Get ’em While They’re hot!):

The Paper Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg for $1.99

Spring Snow: The Sea of Fertility, 1 by Yukio Mishima for $1.99

Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed for $2.99

The Sisters of Alameda Street by Lorena Hughes for $1.99.

Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography by Neil Patrick Harris for $2.99

The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins for $2.99

How to Love a Jamaican: Stories by Alexia Arthurs for $2.99

See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt for $3.99

An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole for $3.49

MEM by Bethany C. Morrow for $1.99

The Lonely City by Olivia Laing for $2.99

Modern Tarot by Michelle Tea for $1.99

The Epicurious Cookbook by Tanya Steel for $1.99

Self-Inflicted Wounds by Aisha Tyler for $1.99

Everybody’s Son by Thrity Umrigar for $2.99.

Soulless (Parasol Protectorate Series Book 1) by Gail Carriger for $4.99

The Agency: A Spy in the House by Y. S. Lee for $1.99

The Summer of Jordi Perez (And the Best Burger in Los Angeles) by Amy Spalding for $1.99

Faithful Place by Tana French for $1.99

Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession by Alice Bolin for $1.99

The Girl with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke for $1.99

The Familiars by Stacey Halls for $2.99

The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison for $0.99

The Emissary by Yoko Tawada, translated by Margaret Mitsutani for $2.99

Wild Beauty by Anna-Marie McLemore for $2.99.

Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments with Recipes, Romances, and Home Remedies by Laura Esquivel for $2.99

Dactyl Hill Squad by Daniel José Older for $1.99

Q Is For Quarry by Sue Grafton for $1.99

Trinity: A Novel by Louisa Hall for $1.99

Worlds of Exile and Illusion: Three Complete Novels of the Hainish Series in One Volume–Rocannon’s World; Planet of Exile; City of Illusions by Ursula K. Le Guin for $2.99

Gods, Monsters, and the Lucky Peach by Kelly Robson for $3.99

The Storyteller’s Secret by Sejal Badani for $1.99.

Karen Memory by Elizabeth Bear for $2.99.

The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman for $0.99

Half-Resurrection Blues by Daniel José Older for $2.99

My Mother Was Nuts by Penny Marshall for $0.99

Can’t Escape Love by Alyssa Cole for $1.99

Geekerella: A Fangirl Fairy Tale by Ashley Poston for $1.99

Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman for $0.99.

The Card Catalog: Books, Cards, and Literary Treasures edited by Carla Hayden for $1.80

Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu for $1.99.

Cane by Jean Toomer for $2.78

The Haunting of Tram Car 015 by P. Djèlí Clark for $3.99

A Quiet Life in the Country by T E Kinsey for $3.99

Empire of Sand by Tasha Suri for $4.99

Life and Death in Shanghai by Nien Cheng for $4.99

Binti by Nnedi Okorafor for $1.99

Binti: Home by Nnedi Okorafor for $2.99

Binti: The Night Masquerade by Nnedi Okorafor for $3.99

Instant Pot® Obsession: The Ultimate Electric Pressure Cooker Cookbook for Cooking Everything Fast by Janet A. Zimmerman for $2.99

Rosewater by Tade Thompson for $4.99

A Princess in Theory: Reluctant Royals by Alyssa Cole for $5.99

Tell the Truth & Shame the Devil by Lezley McSpadden with Lyah Beth LeFlore for $0.99

Magic Bites by Ilona Andrews for $2.99

Once Ghosted, Twice Shy by Alyssa Cole for $1.99

Whatever Happened to Interracial Love? by Kathleen Collins for $3.99

In Search of Lost Time: Volumes 1-7 by Marcel Proust for $0.99

Prime Meridian by Silvia Moreno-Garcia for $3.99

The Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley for $2.99

I Met a Traveller in an Antique Land by Connie Willis for $0.99

On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder for $3.99

Soy Sauce for Beginners by Kirstin Chen for $3.99

Silver Phoenix by Cindy Pon for $2.99

Dragonflight: Volume I in The Dragonriders of Pern by Anne McCaffrey for $2.99

A Curious Beginning by Deanna Raybourn for $2.99

George by Alex Gino for $3.99

Happy Dreams by Jia Pingwa, translated by Nicky Harman for $3.99

My Soul to Keep (African Immortals series) by Tananarive Due for $3.99

Destiny’s Captive by Beverly Jenkins for $1.99

Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones for $3.99

A Rogue By Any Other Name by Sarah MacLean for $1.99

Assassin’s Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy, Book 1) by Robin Hobb for $2.99

The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith for $0.99

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