Shelfbuzz Undiscovered Gems for the Week of February 3, 2019

Shelbuzz Undiscovered Gems. Best Kindle Ebook Discoveries for the Week of February 3, 2019

Happy Sunday, Shelfbuzzers. Here’s this week’s list of handpicked books. Remember, we have a new format and this list represents the BEST OF THE BEST. All books have well over 4 stars and are all readers’ favorites. Have a great week!

The Truth About Awiti by CP Patrick

Genre(s): Historical

There is a commonly held belief the tropical storms and hurricanes that form off the coast of West Africa are not natural disasters, but rather they are retaliation by restless spirits impacted by one of the darkest chapters of world history — the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Awiti’s destiny was forever changed the day the slave raiders arrived at her village. She made a life-altering decision with the hope of being reunited with her family, only to discover her effort was in vain. For centuries, her sadness raged within the winds and rain, resulting in tropical storms that devastated the… (more)

Wings of Refuge by Lynn Austin

Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

A Powerful Story Set Against the Backdrop of Today’s IsraelNothing in Abigail MacLeod’s life as a wife, a mother, and a teacher has prepared her for what she will experience during her summer in Israel. At forty-two, her life is in chaos, even before she leaves home–her marriage is dissolving before her very eyes, her faith is in shambles. This pilgrimage to Israel was supposed to be a new beginning for her. But by the end of the first day, she is forced to board an Israeli jetliner in spit of a bomb threat, and watches helplessly as… (more)

Heroes Road: Book 1 by Chuck Rogers

Genre(s): Fantasy

Disgraced, destitute, and dishonorably discharged. Coel ap Math and Snorri Yaroslav are soldiers without a cause. When a mysterious sorcerer makes them an offer they can’t afford to refuse, they set out on an adventure that will take them around the known world, and one that will determine the world’s fate. Tag This BookThis Book Has Been TaggedIt hasn’t. Be the first to tag this book… (more)

The Dalai Lamas Cat by David Michie

Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

In the months that followed I watched His Holiness working on a new book… I began to think that perhaps the time had come for me to turn my paws to a book of my own… one that tells my own tale… How I was rescued from a fate too grisly to contemplate, to become constant companion to a man who is not only one of the world’s greatest spiritual leaders and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, but who is also a dab hand with the can opener. “Not so much fly-on-the-wall as cat-on-the-sill… (more)

Gods and Kings: Chronicles of the Kings #1: A Novel by Lynn Austin

Genre(s): Historical, Religious

Gods and Kings is the story of King Hezekiah, heir to the throne of King David. When his evil father plots to sacrifice him, Hezekiah’s mother, Abijah, searches frantically for a way to save him. But only two men can help her, and neither of them seems trustworthy. In a time and place engulfed by violence, treachery, and infidelity to Yahweh, Abijah and her son must discover the one true Source of strength if they are to save themselves and their country. Book 1 of Chronicles of the Kings. Tag This BookThis Book Has Been TaggedIt hasn’t. Be… (more)

Three Simple Rules by Nikki Sloane

Genre(s): Romance, Free

I would do anything for my dream job. Now I have to. In order to save my skin at the office, I’m forced to sell it at an exclusive and illegal blindfold club. He paid thousands of dollars for one night to own me, but when my blindfold comes off, I want more. More nights, more rules, and more from this unavailable and uncompromising man. Rule number one, no questions. Rule number two, no lies. But, rule number three? That’s the hardest one to obey. Tag This BookThis Book Has Been TaggedIt hasn’t. Be the first to tag… (more)

One Tequila: An Althea Rose Mystery by Tricia OMalley

Genre(s): Mystery, Free

From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Tricia O’Malley. Tequila Key is just like any other small town and I’m just like any other small town psychic. Scratch that. Tequila Key is a world onto itself and some people might think that I am one crayon short of the box. And, if we’re being totally honest, Tequila Key is just like any other small town – if that town boasts a voodoo priestess and a few white witches for flavor. Turquoise blue water and the best margaritas this side of Mexico make it hard to leave. I’m Althea Rose… (more)

The Legend of ZERO: The Scientist, the Rat, and the Assassin by Sara King

Genre(s): Sci-fi

This is what happens when, in the chaos of an alien apocalypse where an all-powerful galactic empire has laid the smackdown on Earth for breaking universal laws on genetic experimentation, the world’s smartest human (sort of) swears to obey the galaxy’s greatest assassin (definitely) on Wednesdays through Mondays, if she will give him Tuesdays in turn. It is a 85,000-word kinky romantic adventure from the Legend of ZERO series where Rat and Sam struggle to survive the Apocalypse (and each other) before they meet up with Prime Commander Joe Dobbs and the human genetic experiments that he’s taken… (more)

Brainrush by Richard Bard

Genre(s): Thriller, Romance

A man will move heaven and earth to rescue the woman he loves and her autistic child, unwittingly becoming the only hope against a global terrorist — or the fanatic’s ultimate weapon. Publishers Weekly heralded the first book in Richard Bard’s Brainrush thriller series as “terrifically entertaining” and “inventive and compelling. ” It went on to earn The Wall Street Journal’s #1 Action/Adventure slot in their Dec 2011 Guide to Self-Published Big Sellers list. “OMG — this was the best suspense-filled novel I’ve read in years! ” 5-Stars by PriscillaWhen terminally-ill Jake Bronson emerges from an MRI with extraordinary… (more)

Loving The Wrong Man by Mia Black

Genre(s): Romance, Free

After dealing with a toxic relationship, the last thing Jazmine wants to do is jump into another one. Yet one unexpected encounter with a sexy stranger causes her to rethink that decision. Will this mysterious man be the one who will save her from her past or make her life more complicated than it already is? Find out what happens in part one of Loving The Wrong Man! Tag This BookThis Book Has Been TaggedIt hasn’t. Be the first to tag this book… (more)