Handpicked Kindle Books for Nov 27 2018 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – November 27, 2018

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

Butterfly : A Public Enemy Standalone by Cambria Hebert

Shelfbuzz Score: 9.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance

Drunken brawls. One-night stands. No-show interviews. Toilet-papering my hoity-toity neighbor’s house. Insulting my fans. Trashing hotel rooms. What’s it take to become public enemy number one? I just told you. I’ve done all that and more. My poor conduct got me on the Celebs Behaving Badly list and ultimately ruined my career. From the world’s number-one popstar to world’s most hated. That’s me. Ten Stark. Go underground, they said. Stay out of the spotlight. Most importantly, stay out of trouble. Everyone loves a good comeback story. For once, I listened. I met someone who didn’t know… (more)

TEXAS ROADS by Cathy Bryant

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.2 (out of 10)

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

Can a cowboy turned mayor help a wealthy city girl in her quest to find home? Dani Davis just wants a place to call home. With lovable-but-quirky town folks, quaint country charm, and loads of business potential, Millers Creek, Texas seems like the perfect place to start over… except for the cowboy who gives her a ride into town. She secretly finances renovations to the downtown area until malicious rumors and a devastating discovery propel her down a road she never expected to travel.Steve Miller is determined to rescue his dying hometown. When vandals jeopardize the renovation… (more)

Kissing Tolstoy by Penny Reid

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance

Now a USA TODAY BESTSELLER Proceeds for the month of November go to hurricane relief efforts!What do you do when you discover that your super-hot blind date from months ago is now your super-hot Russian Lit professor? You overthink everything and pray for a swift end to your misery, of course!’Kissing Tolstoy’ is the first book in the Dear Professor series, is 46k words, and can be read as a standalone. A shorter version of this story (28k words) was entitled ‘Nobody Looks Good in Leather Pants’ and was available via Penny Reid’s newsletter for free… (more)

The Amber Keeper by Freda Lightfoot

Shelfbuzz Score: 8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Historical

Set against the backdrop of revolutionary Russia, The Amber Keeper is a sweeping tale of jealousy and revenge, reconciliation and forgiveness.English Lake District, 1960s: A young Abbie Myers returns home after learning of her mothers death. Estranged from her turbulent family for many years, Abbie is heartbroken to hear that they blame her for the tragedy.Determined to uncover her mothers past, Abbie approaches her beloved grandmother, Millie, in search of answers. As the old woman recounts her own past, Abbie is transported back to the grandeur of the Russian Empire in 1911 with tales of her grandmothers life… (more)

His Wicked Games: A Cunningham Family Novel by Ember Casey

Shelfbuzz Score: 8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance, Free

Trapped with a billionaire in his mysterious mansion… Can she beat him at his own game? Lily Frazer would do anything to save the Frazer Center for the Arts–even take on the infamous billionaire Calder Cunningham. When Lily breaks onto the Cunningham estate, she only wants to find and reason with Calder. (All right, all right, she wants to punch him in the face, too, but thats Plan B.) As it turns out, the arrogant billionaire is willing to give her the money he promised, but theres a catch: she must win it from him. And the games he… (more)

Fracture by Craig Andrews

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.6 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Sci-fi

Allyn Kaplans life is anything but magical. As a first year associate at a prestigious Portland law firm, his professional life is on the rise. All that is turned upside-down by a mysterious attack on his life by strange people with stranger abilities. Thrust into an underground world of magic where rival Families are on the brink of war, Allyn wants only to return to his normal life and thriving career.But distancing himself from this new reality is nearly impossible. Haunted by the attack and questioning why he was targeted to begin with, Allyns questions only deepen with… (more)

Got Your Number by Stephanie Bond

Shelfbuzz Score: 7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery, Romance

You can run, but eventually your past will catch up with you…Roxann Beadleman is accustomed to living a covert life–she works menial jobs in Biloxi, Mississippi that give her enough flexibility to focus on her work with a rescue group that shepherds abused women and children to safety (outside the law). But a recent rescue went sideways and now an angry husband is after her. When she shows up to her waitressing job, a cop, Detective Joe Capistrano is waiting for her to ask questions about the rescued woman who thwarted a court order. Roxann feigns ignorance, but… (more)

Frozen: A Thriller by Daniel Powell

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.9 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller

Vivian Bowles has never been the same since losing her daughter to a hit-and-run accident. Her marriage died, her business crumbled, and she tumbled into a deep well of sorrow and despair.She sustained herself by channeling her grief into a singular mission: finding and punishing the person responsible for her daughters death.Her quest for answers has taken her from Cape Coral to Denver, where she plans to teach Sheldon and Terri James a hard lesson in personal loss.Things are about to get very cold in Colorado… (more)

Havoc by Steven F. Freeman

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller

Technology So Valuable It Could Change Your Life–Or End itWhen Cryptologist Alton Blackwell takes his girlfriend, FBI Agent Mallory Wilson, on a surprise trip to Italy, the couple expects the vacation of a lifetime, but their pleasure is short-lived. Intent on selling Vidulum Inc.s proprietary technology to the highest bidder, a rogue employee of the high-tech company arranges a clandestine meeting at one of Romes most famous tourist attractions. Rather than collecting a huge payday, however, the company turncoat encounters a lethal surprise. When Alton and Mallory rush to assist the dying scientist, they find… (more)

INK: Red by Al K. Line

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.1 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Horror, Fantasy

The needle buzzed. The nightmare began. Strapped to a gurney, Edsel watched in horror as they started to tattoo him bright red from the tips of his toes to the top of his head. No piece of skin would be left unmarked. The Ink. They were over-confident; he escaped. Only to be chased across the ravaged city as he tried to get home to Kathy before it was too late. She was dead. Kathy. Dear sweet Kathy. The only beautiful thing left in a world gone rogue after The Lethargy almost obliterated humanity. They’d taken her; taken everything away… (more)