Handpicked Kindle Books for Nov 12 2018 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – November 12, 2018

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

At Last by Barbara Bretton

Shelfbuzz Score: 9.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance

Gracie Taylor fell in love with Noah Chase on the first day of kindergarten. Gracie was the girl from the wrong side of town. Noah was the towns golden boy. Their families had been at loggerheads since the death of Gracies mother years ago and as they grew up, they had to risk everything to be together.But it was worth it, because when they were together, nothing else mattered.Then, on their wedding day, Gracie discovered a secret that sent her running from Idle Point, leaving Noah with a broken heart to match her own.Now, eight years later… (more)

Shadow of the Lizard – The Complete Novel by Randy Nargi

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.1 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller, Sci-fi

On the edge of New Mexico’s Kirtland Air Force base, tunneled into the foothills of the Manzano mountains is a World War II-era lab that held a deadly secret… Until that secret escaped. Now a disgraced Los Alamos scientist, who wants nothing more to do with the government, is forced to team with a mercenary black ops team to prevent the unthinkable from happening… (more)

Enchantress by James Maxwell

Shelfbuzz Score: 8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Fantasy

From the day Ella witnesses an enchanter using his talents to save her brothers life, she knows what she wants to be. But the elite Academy of Enchanters expects tuition fees and knowledge. Determined, Ella sells flowers and studies every book she can. Meanwhile her brother, Miro, dreams of becoming one of the worlds finest swordsmen, wielding his nations powerful enchanted weapons in defense of his homeland.A dark force rises in the east, conquering all in its path, and Miro leaves for the front. When the void Miro left is filled by Killian, a charming stranger from another land… (more)

Beat Slay Love: One Chefs Hunger for Delicious Revenge by Thalia Filbert

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.9 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery

Sex. Love. Death. Food. Sometimes it’s hard to tell where one impulse ends and the other begins. When a series of celebrity chefs are murdered in gruesome fashion, there’s no shortage of motives for revenge. Faced with dozens of possible suspects, food blogger Jason Bainbridge and FBI agent Kimberly Douglas have no choice but to join forces. They combine their knowledge of the cooking scene and expertise solving crimes to track an unpredictable killer through a cut-throat world of fragile egos, kinky sex, delicious but sometimes deadly dishes, and simmering feuds that could explode into murder at any time… (more)

Spectre Rising by C.W. Lemoine

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller

Cal “Spectre” Martin is out of the military, but that doesn’t mean he’s out from behind enemy lines. In a techno thriller that launches the military/political espionage SPECTRE series, C. W. Lemoine explores just how far a fighter pilot will go to save the ones he loves. After a combat incident in Iraq, Cal “Spectre” Martin was grounded and told he would never fly an F-16 again. Years later, he has started a new civilian life with his F-16 pilot fiancee, still haunted by the nightmares of his last deployment. But when she goes missing on a… (more)

The Venice Bucket List by Ella Fairlie

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.5 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance

Single mum Tess has enough on her plate without being forced to tag along on her brother and his girlfriends romantic winter holiday to Venice, and she certainly isnt looking for a Valentine love affair of her own. But with the annual Carnival afoot, Venice has some magic and mayhem in store for her, in the form of a handsome masked stranger with a surprising secret. Will the city of glass and gondolas be able to work its charm, or is this one amore thats lost in translation? ‘The Venice Bucket List is a deliciously escapist destination romcom novella about… (more)

Infinite Sacrifice by L.E. Waters

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Fantasy, Historical, Free

Maya’s shocked to discover it’s not the heaven she imagined; in fact, a life of adventure begins the moment you die. Zachariah, her faithful spirit guide, explains the rules of the dead: in order to regain complete awareness and reunite with loved ones all souls must review their previous lives. Maya plunges warily into her turbulent pasts as a sociopathic High Priest in ancient Egypt; an independent mother protecting a dangerous secret in glorious Sparta; an Irish boy kidnapped and enslaved by Vikings; and a doctor’s wife forced to make an ethical stand in plague-ridden England. All the while… (more)

The Last Fairytale by Molly Greene

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery

Bree Butler shelved her dream of becoming an investigative journalist long ago. But when she finds a young biotech executive dead on his office floor, she begins to think she might have another shot at it – even though she’s a suspect in the homicide investigation. Bree and her old college friend, Detective Gen Delacourt (who we first met in Mark of the Loon), begin a danger-filled quest to unravel the puzzle. The deeper they dig, the more truth about their own personal lives is revealed along with the dead man’s. They’ll both begin again after this is solved… if… (more)

The Kings Puzzle, Book 1 of 6: An Angus Wolfe adventure by Ian Wilson

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.1 (out of 10)

Genre(s): YA, Mystery, Historical, Free

Sixteen-year-old Angus Wolfe attempts to solve the “Kings Puzzle”, a 1939 mystery involving his grandfather, King George VI, and the Royal Train. A young, gorgeous female politician demonstrates a link between the Kings Puzzle and an unsolved disappearance in her own family. She also introduces Angus to more dangers and temptations than he could ever imagine, much to the chagrin of his girlfriend Amanda… (more)

Dark Horse by J.R. Rain

Shelfbuzz Score: 5.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery

When high school student Derrick Booker, the only black student at a posh Orange County high school, is accused of killing his white girlfriend, ex-college football hero and detective Jim Knighthorse is hired to dig a little deeper into the murder. It doesn’t take long for Knighthorse to realize that not all is as it seems at tranquil Huntington High, from a band director who preys on the innocent to a vice-principal with a secret agenda of her own. Not to mention someone’s hired a professional killer to keep Knighthorse permanently off the case. As the investigation continues… (more)