Handpicked Kindle Books for Jan 2 2019 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – January 2, 2019

Happy Wednesday, Shelfbuzzers. Here’s today’s list of handpicked books (all under $5 at the time of posting, some marked as free). Enjoy!


Witch Song by Amber Argyle

Shelfbuzz Score: 9 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Fantasy

Brusenna is the last. All the other witches have been captured, their songs stolen and twisted from harmony and growth into chaos and death. She alone must stand against an evil much older and darker than anything she could ever imagine — an evil every witch before her has failed to vanquish. In that, Brusenna must be the first… (more)



The Trailer Park Princess and the Middle Finger of Fate by Kim Hunt Harris

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery, Romance, Free, Religious, Free

Tony Solis has been accused of murder, and Salem Grimes just might be his last, best hope. But Lord have mercy on anyone who has Salem for their last hope, because that girl is a piping hot mess and always has been. Everyone knows that, including Salem.But Salem is trying. She quit drinking, and even started praying. Maybe if she can prove Tonys innocence and find the real killer, it would balance out some of the mistakes shes made in her past — a past that includes betrayed best friends now bent on vengeance, ex-crushes who were supposed to… (more)



Our Little Secrets by Merry Farmer

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance, Western, Free

Michael West swore he would never fall in love again. So when the beautiful and wily Charlotte steps off the train looking for a new life he jumps at the business opportunity she presents. Engaged forty-five minutes after meeting, married the next day, Michael thinks hes found everything a respectable man should have. Except that Michael is as far from respectable as they come. They agreed not to ask questions about each others pasts, but when the past seeps into their present Michael suspects his passionate new wife is not who she says she is. Too bad hes already… (more)



Sin & Savage by Anna Mara

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance, Thriller

When you enter Sin City, sometimes your only choice is to make a deal with the Devil…All small-town schoolteacher Tori Jones wants is a relaxing, long weekend to herself. But the plans go awry when her troublemaking grandmother confesses that her secret Internet boyfriend has disappeared with her money. So the ladies fly to Las Vegas and land knee deep in a world filled with liars, criminals and outlaw bikers.They need help!Enter Savage Monroe.The dirty outlaw biker has a busy weekend planned, especially with that shipment of guns coming in. The last thing he needs… (more)



The Cutting Room: A Time Travel Thriller by Edward W. Robertson

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Sci-fi, Thriller

In the future, there are many parallel Earths–but only one of them has time travel. Known as Primetime, its criminals break into the pasts of other worlds, far beyond the reach of conventional police. Blake Din is the top agent of the Cutting Room, the group tasked with stopping these trespassers. After a mission to undo the murder of a young boy, he uncovers extensive damage to another world’s timeline–and a conspiracy that reaches all the way back to Primetime… (more)



A Lantern In The Window by Bobby Hutchinson

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Historical, Free

Ever wondered what it might be like to be a mail order bride? Or the groom, already married to a woman hes never laid eyes on? On the Canadian prairies in 1886, having a mail order romance wasnt unusual. Noah Ferguson desperately needed help on his farm. Annie Tompkins knew she couldnt go on working in Lazenbys cotton mill. So shed been a little less than honest in her letters, was that really so terrible? It was unforgivable, Noah fumed. Hed wanted an older widow, and Annie was a young virgin. But even that wasnt the full extent of her… (more)



The Spanish Helmet by Greg Scowen

Shelfbuzz Score: 5.9 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller, Historical

A phone call between two friends unleashes a series of events which threaten to shatter New Zealands officially accepted history. Dr. Matthew Cameron travels to New Zealand to investigate a remarkable archaeological discovery. As he follows a trail of clues scattered throughout the country, Matt is thrust into the role of student and learns about trust, love and deception. But can he succeed in revising a nations history when the Government will stop at nothing to hide the truth? Five centuries earlier, Francisco de Hoces is lost in the Pacific Ocean after his ship is separated from the rest of… (more)



Love Me Again by Teresa Greene

Shelfbuzz Score: 5.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance, Historical

Life for Abby Henley had been uneventful until a handsome, wounded stranger showed up on her doorstep. Abby did what any Christian woman would do; she nursed him back to health. As his strength returned Abby found herself drawn to Cord Sutton, a man who would reveal nothing about his past or the events of why he had been shot.For three weeks, Cord had fought his feeling for the gorgeous, auburn haired – farm girl. Abby was sweet and beautiful, but Cord had no intention of getting married. He knew if he succumbed to his attraction for her, she would… (more)



The Baby Trap by Sibel Hodge

Shelfbuzz Score: 5.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

When Gina turns thirty-three her body clock unexpectedly begins clanging in her ear with annoying persistence. The only problem is, having a baby isnt as easy as she thought. Whether shes feng shui-ing the house to death with fertility symbols, throwing out her husbands tight boxers in favour of baggies, swapping wine and chocolate for green tea and yams, popping fertility drugs like M&Ms, or having sex so precision-timed it makes international warfare manoeuvres look unorganized, her life is turned upside down. And when nothing seems to be working, her quest for the B-word turns… (more)



GDay L.A. by Tony McFadden

Shelfbuzz Score: 5.6 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery

Can Ellie convince the police that her best friends death wasnt suicide? Or accidental? Can she stay alive herself, now that the killer knows what Ellie knows? And can she find a career in a city that cares more for whats on the outside than on the inside? Aussie Ellie Bourke moved to LA a year ago to advance her acting career. She had no idea shed have to solve a murder before finding success… (more)