Handpicked Kindle Books for Nov 5 2018 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – November 5, 2018

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

Nightmare House by Douglas Clegg

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Horror, Free

Claiming his inheritance, Ethan Gravesend unlocks long-buried secrets within a sinister mansion and awakens its nest of hungry spirits in this chilling gothic horror novel of ghosts and psychic phenomena within the most haunted house in the world, the Gravesend legacy begins.Psychic manifestations, poltergeist activity, hallucinations, and other residue of terror have all been documented in Harrow. It is a place of paranormal nightmare.Ethan doesnt suspect the horror that awaits him — the terror of the woman trapped within the house, the visions of occult rituals and psychic manifestation — and the endless crying of an unseen child… (more)

Falling for Fitz: The English Brothers #2 by Katy Regnery

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance

Fitz English and Daisy Edwards fell in love during one magical summer when they were teenagers. When something tragic happens at the end of the summer, Daisy tells Fitz she never wants to see him again. Despite his feelings for her, he respects her wishes and for almost a decade Fitz and Daisy go their separate ways.Nine years later, when Daisy moves home to Philadelphia, they meet again, and both are shocked to discover that the feelings they had that summer are just as deep and real today. Theres a little snag, however. It seems that Daisy is engaged… (more)

With This Curse: A Novel of Victorian Romantic Suspense by Amanda DeWees

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery, Historical

Can a curse strike twice in a woman’s life? In 1854, teenaged chambermaid Clara Crofton was dismissed from Gravesend Hall for having fallen in love with Richard Blackwood, the younger son of the house. Alone in the world, Clara found a tenuous position as a seamstress, but she always blamed the Gravesend curse for the disaster that had befallen her–and for Richard’s death soon after in the Crimean War.A proposal… Now, more than eighteen years later, Richard’s twin brother, Atticus, seeks out Clara with a strange proposal: if she will marry him and live with him as his… (more)

Let Us Prey: Gotcha Detective Agency Mystery Book 1 by Jamie Lee Scott

Shelfbuzz Score: 8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery, Romance, Free

Mimi Capurro is trying to put her life back together after the sudden death of her husband. Using the skills she learned as a secret service agent, she runs the Gotcha Detective Agency, along with her skilled computer forensics partner Charles Parks. Gotcha specializes in executive protection (bodyguards), and tailing cheating spouses.Nick Christianson is running from the demons of his past, and that has put him back in his old stomping grounds in Salinas, CA. Nick has transferred from the San Francisco Homicide Division and is now adjusting to this new police department.Mimi never expects to run into… (more)

Liar: A gripping psychological thriller with a shocking twist by K.L. Slater

Shelfbuzz Score: 8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller

How far would you go to protect your family? Single dad Ben is doing his best to raise his children, with the help of his devoted mother Judi. And then Ben meets Amber. Everyone thinks this is a perfect match for Ben but Judi isn’t so sure… There’s just something about Amber that doesn’t add up. Ben can’t see why his mother dislikes his new girlfriend. And Amber doesn’t want Judi anywhere near her new family. Amber just wants Ben and the children. The further Judi delves into Amber’s personal life, the closer she gets to shocking secrets that could… (more)

Here to Stay by Kristine Raymond

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Western, Romance, Free

Sam Mackenzie rode into the town of Hidden Springs looking for a place to belong. He takes a job at Ryan’s Ranch and is immediately attracted to the ranch’s pretty, female, owner.Kate Ryan is a woman determined to make it on her own. Chafing at the thought of having to hire help, she nonetheless falls for the handsome stranger who answers her ad.When they meet, sparks fly and they are drawn to each other. But life in 1867 Arizona Territory isn’t easy. When a secret from Kate’s past comes to light, they are each faced with the challenge… (more)

Beloved by Antoinette Stockenberg

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance, Paranormal

A cottage by the sea:its a dream come true for Jane Drew. Too bad it comes with a ghost — and a soulfully seductive neighbor whod just as soon boot Jane off the island.When youre seriously unattached and recently unemployed, the inheritance of a cottage on Nantucket Island might seem like a really Good Thing. The fact that the house is ramshackle and possibly haunted? Mere details. Jane Drew never actually believed the neighbors murmurs about her great-aunt being a psychic, or a witch, or a psychic witch. Still, a series of eerie events soon has her convinced… (more)

Casino Girl: A Gripping Las Vegas Thriller by Leslie Wolfe

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller, Free

She seemed peaceful, as if in her last moments her young body hadn’t agonized, desperately trying to live, to survive. Her lips were parted slightly, as if she were breathing gently while dreaming of something only she knew. Whatever her secret, she’d taken it with her. Detectives Laura Baxter and Jack Holt are members of the elite: Las Vegas Metro PD, one of the toughest and most respected law enforcement agencies in the United States. In the middle of a city with two million residents and 43 million annual visitors, they’re hunting for a killer. The girlWhen a beautiful, young… (more)

Landfall by John McWilliams

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Sci-fi

In Alberta, Canada, at the foot of Dead Horse Mountain, a space capsule is discovered–a capsule that shouldnt exist. Thirty years earlier, Dr. Jan Lee, American entrepreneur and space tourist, purportedly destroyed this craft when he blew up the International Space Station in an act of unexplained sabotage. That event has since inspired conspiracy theories ranging from espionage to alien invasion.Special Agents Lauren Madison and Ellis Cole have been assigned to investigate. But inside the capsule they find an even greater mystery: the remnants of a three-decade-old time-messaging experiment that could, within days, usher in… (more)

Cold Press: A Gripping British Mystery Thriller – Anna Burgin Book 1 by David Bradwell

Shelfbuzz Score: 6.4 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery, Free

Clare Woodbrook is the enigmatic head of the Special Investigations Department at Britain’s leading daily tabloid. Her exposs are legendary, but she’s not without her enemies. And now she’s gone missing on the verge of unveiling her biggest ever story. Her car is found abandoned, and evidence emerges of enemies plotting her downfall. Worse still, the police investigation is being headed up by DCI Graham March – the embodiment of police corruption and the subject of one of Clare’s current investigations. Clare’s researcher, Danny Churchill, sets out to find Clare, and enlists the help of his feisty flatmate – fashion photographer Anna… (more)