Handpicked Kindle Books for Oct 29 2018 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – October 29, 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!

Bon Bons to Yoga Pants by Katie Cross

Shelfbuzz Score: 9.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance, Free

Lexie Greene has always had such a pretty face. Unfortunately, that’s where it seemed to stop. She’s grown up hearing her Mother constantly remind her that she needs to lose weight. And twenty-two-year-old Lexie knows she’s overweight. With her younger sister’s wedding on the horizon and a crush to stalk on Facebook, Lexie’s had enough. She gives up her constant daydreams about food and joins a dieting group. As the pounds melt away at the gym, she finds that life on the other side of junk food isn’t what she thought… (more)

Tempt: A Twisted Wolf Tale by Rene Folsom

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.4 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Paranormal, Romance

Deep in the Shrouded Wood, on her way to her grannys cottage, Rosetta is ambushed by an unseen force. Soon after, she finds herself plagued by strange dreams–visions of a large wolf and a seductive woman beckoning her.Not knowing what to do with these dreams and the odd changes happening to her body in the waking world, Rosetta sets out to confront whatever lies in the Shrouded Wood, determined to discover the temptations within. But what she finds is beyond anything she ever couldve imagined… or hoped for.Get ready to dive into Rosettas world and enjoy a… (more)

Sins of the Father by Robert J. Thomas

Shelfbuzz Score: 8.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Western

In Sins of the Father, Jess hunts down his father, Eddie Sloan. After two years he finally has him in his sights when a desperate call for help comes from Marshall Frank Reedy.Jess answers the call for help and he heads for Timber Texas and straight into a bloody range war between two cattle barons.Rance Madden and his hired guns have no idea of the trouble heading their way. Jess arrives and Maddens men start dying one by one and he begins to feel the grip of death at his throat–and Jess is slowly tightening the noose… (more)

Cold Justice: A Private Investigator Murder Mystery by Rayven T. Hill

Shelfbuzz Score: 8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Mystery

Late one night, an emotionally disturbed woman, Abigail Macy, witnesses a murder. She reports what she saw to the police, but out of fear the killer will return to eliminate her as a witness, she keeps quiet about his identity. When the police investigate her claim, they find no evidence of a crime and, influenced by her psychiatrist’s diagnosis that she was delusional, they close the case.Abigail’s condition deteriorates, and she shuts herself away, withdrawn and distraught, refusing to speak to anyone except the occasional word to her husband. To ease her tormented mind, he hires private investigators Jake… (more)

Breath of Air by Katie Jennings

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Fantasy, Paranormal, Thriller

Capri Summers earned her last name in honor of the season she was found, abandoned in a dark alleyway in Richmond, Virginia. The orphanage remained her home until her eighteenth birthday, when she had no choice but to leave with nothing but a duffle bag and the clothes on her back. That, and her secret gift. Her ability to call upon the wind, to form clouds out of thin air, and to coax birds into dancing on her open palm. It made her different, when all she wanted was to be normal. Little did she know, her gift made her… (more)

A Cold and Broken Hallelujah by Tyler Dilts

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.5 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Thriller, Mystery

On a sweltering September night, Long Beach Homicide Detective Danny Beckett is called to a grisly crime scene at the mouth of the Los Angeles River. A defenseless homeless man has been burned to death by three teenagers with gang ties. The suspects are already in custody, and the evidence is overwhelming — but when one suspect’s brother is targeted for murder, Danny starts to think there may be more to this seemingly clear-cut case. Obsessed with discovering the true identity of the victim, a gentle vagrant who may have been hiding a tortured past, Danny and his team start… (more)

Cornerstone by Kelly Walker

Shelfbuzz Score: 7.2 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Fantasy

When Emariya Warren learns enemy forces have captured her father, shell do anything to save him. Anything. Even marry a mysterious prince she knows nothing about in order to rally the strength to arrange a rescue. During her journey to Torians foreign castle, Emariya comes face to face with her mothers killers–and a deadly secret.Not only does Emariya possess a powerful but unexpected magical gift passed down through each of her families, the prince shes promised to marry possesses a third, and an ominous prophecy has warned the three gifts must never be combined.If she breaks her… (more)

When Youre Ready by J.L. Berg

Shelfbuzz Score: 7 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Romance

Years after suffering the tragic loss of her husband, Ethan, which left her alone to raise their young daughter, Clare Murray still holds the last letter he wrote with the words “When Youre Ready” written in his familiar messy handwriting, unable to break its weathered seal. Ready for what? He was her entire world, and Clare had accepted a life without him, without love. Until years later, fate brings her to an emergency room, and face to face with a stormy-eyed doctor intent on changing her mind.Son of a billionaire, Logan Matthews has spent his life trying to… (more)

Gamers Con by Dave Bakers

Shelfbuzz Score: 5.8 (out of 10)

Genre(s): YA, Fantasy

Zak Steepleman: Not your average teenage gamer. He determines to become the greatest gamer on planet Earth. Only one thing stands in his way: His games console.Gamers Con, for Zak, paradise. This year, he has a real shot at the Grand Tournament Trophy. He aims for the top. If only he tries his best. If only he can stay alive… (more)

Astral by Eric Kasten

Shelfbuzz Score: 5 (out of 10)

Genre(s): Historical

When Thomas Wolfes ship, the Astral, is sunk off the coast of Spain, he is thrust into an unpredictable world of military espionage. After rescue, he falls in love with a fishermans daughter, Maria. A crazy Nazi, El Gato Malo, takes his life and Maria must raise their son alone. After a tragic plane disaster in New York City, Maria tells her son about his father. Once he learns where El Gato Malo may be hiding, will he be able to carry out his long-planned revenge for his fathers murder… (more)