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Handpicked Kindle Books for Dec 29 2017 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – Fantasy/Science Fiction Friday

Happy Friday, Shelfbuzzers. It’s December 29 and we’re featuring fantasy, science fiction, paranormal, and horror novels. Happy reading!


Shiftless: A Fantastical Werewolf Adventure by Aimee Easterling







Genre(s): Paranormal

PMS is no fun for werewolves. Forget the full moon, female werewolves shift uncontrollably at that time of the month. But after years of practice, teenaged Terra learns to squash her wolf, which allows her to flee the repressive village where she grew up.A decade later, the packless ache gnaws at her insides. But when Terra is ambushed by her father and half a dozen of his henchmen, she still struggles against being reeled back into her old life. Chief Wilder is adamant, yet he does offer one way out — hunt down her nephew Keith, teach him to shift… (more)


The Girls From Alcyone by Cary Caffrey







Genre(s): Sci-fi

Sigrid stood in the center of what had once been the Academy grounds on Alcyone. Now, all that remained were the burned and collapsed remnants of the school and dormitories. Smoke still wisped up from the blackened piles of lumber and debris. The stench was raw and acrid, threatening to overwhelm her sensors.”There’s no way Independents did this,” Christian said. “It looks like a whole battalion landed here.”Frantic, Sigrid scanned the area again, searching desperately for signs of the girls, but nothing turned up in her sensory modes. She tried calling out with her comlink. If they were… (more)


The Boy who Lit up the Sky by J. Naomi Ay







Genre(s): Fantasy, Sci-fi

Lydia Kalila, the Princess Royal of Mishnah, is forced into marriage with the son of her country’s mortal enemy for the sole purpose of producing an heir. Duty comes before personal choice for a princess, especially when her country has been at war for more than a thousand years. Lydia’s pregnancy removes her brother and new husband from their respective lines of succession, placing her yet unborn infant at the head of both queues. No one is happy about this, especially Lydia who dies during childbirth from wounds caused by the talon-like toenails of her very strange newborn son… (more)


The Keeper of Edelyndia by Benjamin J. Denen







Genre(s): Fantasy

Following your orders may seem like the right thing to do, but what about good? Does being right mean having to sacrifice being good? Orron, man with no knowledge of who he is or where he comes from, wakes up in a land called Edelyndia where the Church rules with brutality and an iron fist. He is welcomed in by a simple family after saving their ten-year-old daughter, Ly’ra. When The Keepers, the enforcing arm of the Church, launch an unprecedented raid on their village in Havanshae Valley, Orron is face with taking up arms to fight for… (more)


The Purge of Babylon: A Novel of Survival by Sam Sisavath







Genre(s): Sci-fi, Horror

Creatures that once lived in the shadows, hidden from humankind, have risen, spreading like a plague across the globe over the course of a single night. Their numbers growing exponentially through infection, these seemingly unkillable creatures have swallowed up whole cities and collapsed unprepared governments. Survivors call it The Purge. Against all odds, a disparate group of survivors has emerged from that blood-soaked night that devastated the planet and reduced humanity to an endangered species. Among the survivors are two ex-Army Rangers, a businesswoman, and a third-year medical student. But surviving The Purge was one thing – staying… (more)


Marine Cadet by Tim C. Taylor







Genre(s): Sci-fi

2565 A. D. – Five centuries ago, Earth sold a million children into slavery, the price of protection from the regional superpower. One group of slaves was bio-engineered and augmented to fight for alien officers as the Human Marine Corps.To most alien eyes the Corps is a joke: plasma fodder equipped with third-rate cast-offs and so stupid that they go off to die actually believing they are genuine warriors.But there are others who look deeper and see potential. To them the human Marines could be the wellspring of something far greater–FREEDOM!Seventeen-year old Arun… (more)


Starship Blackbeard by Michael Wallace







Genre(s): Sci-fi

In the aftermath of an interstellar war with an alien race, Captain James Drake is unjustly courtmartialed. But Drake won’t go down without a fight. Rather than surrender, he’ll lead his loyal crew into the frontier worlds, infested with pirates and smugglers, to repair and rearm… (more)


Nice Dragons Finish Last by Rachel Aaron







Genre(s): Fantasy, Paranormal

As the smallest dragon in the Heartstriker clan, Julius survives by a simple code: keep quiet, don’t cause trouble, and stay out of the way of bigger dragons. But this meek behavior doesn’t fly in a family of ambitious magical predators, and his mother, Bethesda the Heartstriker, has finally reached the end of her patience.Now, sealed in human form and banished to the DFZ–a vertical metropolis built on the ruins of Old Detroit–Julius has one month to prove he can be a ruthless dragon or kiss his true shape goodbye forever. But in a city of modern… (more)


Shadow of the Lizard – The Complete Novel by Randy Nargi







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)


Fireblood by Jeff Wheeler







Genre(s): Fantasy

Tyrus of Kenatos has made it his life’s work to banish the plagues that ravage the kingdoms. He believes the answer to ending the devastation lies in the Scourgelands. Yet, Tyrus’s first expedition into the cursed woods failed after being defeated by mysterious minions who stalked and killed most of his band. Now a prisoner in his own tower, Tyrus has summoned his nephew Annon — a Druidecht possessing innate magic called the fireblood — on the guise of finding a hidden treasure with which to purchase his twin sister Hettie’s freedom. But in reality, Tyrus is using his niece and nephew… (more)


Charnel House by Fred Anderson







Genre(s): Horror

Perched on the plateau atop a hill named for the hickory trees dotting its slopes, the abandoned house broods over the tiny Alabama town called Belleville like a rattler guarding a clutch of eggs. From the rear windows of the second story one can glimpse the dark waters of the Tennessee River to the southwest when the leaves have dropped, a tarry path slicing through red clay fields laid bare for the winter. Few of the townspeople know this, because they no longer think about the house above them; it has faded in the town’s collective memory the way colors… (more)


Enchantress by James Maxwell







Genre(s): Fantasy

From the day Ella witnesses an enchanter using his talents to save her brother’s 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 world’s finest swordsmen, wielding his nation’s 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)


Handpicked Kindle Books for Dec 28 2017 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – Grab Bag Thursday

Happy Thursday, Shelfbuzzers. It’s December 28 and we’re featuring novels in a variety of genres. Enjoy!


Final Hours by Cate Dean







Genre(s): Romance, Paranormal, Sci-fi

One man’s death will change the future.Only two people can save him – if they have the courage to trust each other.Elizabeth Barritt fought hard to put her childhood behind her. Now she has the chance to move forward, to reach out for a new future.And she does – straight into Jackson Kane’s path. He is a time traveler, from the future, and on the hunt for a rogue agent.When Kane is injured protecting Elizabeth, she makes a decision that will change her life. She takes him home.Once Kane is healed, he goes after the agent. But… (more)


Midnight Delight by Cadence Denton







Genre(s): Paranormal, Romance

Call me Contessa. Forget my name, you couldn’t pronounce it. I’m a professional chef — actually, I’m the LeBron James of chefs. Bobby Flay, Gordon Ramsay even Julia Childs have all been my students, and that’s just a few. I’ve probably forgotten more about the culinary arts than any chef alive has learned. I was in the thick of things when today’s conventional culinary techniques were first being developed. You ever used the three basic steps in dicing an onion? Prego. That was me. Ever heard of clarified butter? Bingo. Me again. How can that be? I was born in Genoa… (more)


My Besties: The Come Up by Asia Hill







Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

Born and raised on the violent streets of Chicago, Jaziya and her three besties, Tiki, ReRe, and Dirty E are all determined to do three things; finish school, get money, and live comfortably. Jaziya and her crew aren’t your average hood rats that wanna date and marry a D-Boy. Adapting to some of the bad habits from the streets, plus some help from an unknown source, they get money their own way… The ski-mask way! Robbing drug dealers is like taking candy from a baby. They are always in and out with no problem. That was until they… (more)


Cinema Lumiere by Hattie Holden Edmonds







Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

What if someone had secretly made a film of your life? Hannah Bailey has resigned herself to a dead-end job, she’s sealed her heart against love and her catastrophic thinking is out of control. In fact, she’s hard pushed to find a single reason for her existence until the day she stumbles across a tiny one-seated cinema and its mysterious French owner Victor Lever… Cinema Lumire doesn’t screen Hollywood blockbusters or even low budget arthouse indies. Instead it shows people films of their lives. But how does Victor create such unique biopics and why is he so determined… (more)


Missy the Werecat by P. G. Allison







Genre(s): Paranormal, Fantasy, YA

When puberty brings on her first Shift, Missy goes into the mountains for two years until finally learning to Change back. She can Change from fully human in one instant to a mountain lion in the next. Everyone assumes her two year disappearance was because she’d been kidnapped by a sexual predator that she managed to kill. She keeps her werecat nature a secret. There is no pack, no pride of other werecats and no alpha. She’s a girl with fantastic abilities growing up and learning to do great things in today’s world, amongst humans. She only has her instincts… (more)


Waking Maya by Warren Goldie







Genre(s): Paranormal, Thriller

When 22-year-old Maya Burke digs up an old journal written by her long-lost father, what she finds is a plan for a spiritual journey — created specifically for her. As she explores its teachings, she is catapulted onto a mind-bending, cross-country adventure on the trail of his legacy, and swept up into a world of psychic visions, energy vortexes, synchronicities, government spying programs, and a spiritual underground that has revived an ancient meditation practice that can literally change the world. Waking Maya is a thrilling, wisdom-packed quest to understand the deepest principles of our reality… (more)


The Silence of the Stones by Rebecca Bryn







Genre(s): Mystery

Mystery, murder, suspense, with psychological depths, heartbreaking undertones and romantic overtones. Twists and turns will keep you guessing to the end. Alana is a struggling artist and sculptor, scarred by her parents’ relationship and a lost love but determined to grab life by the throat, whatever the cost. Opportunity beckons when she is left a cottage in a West Wales’ village by an aunt she didn’t know existed, but strange runes painted on her door and carved onto ancient stones in a stone circle, hint at a dark undercurrent of tragedy and intrigue and she is caught up in the… (more)


Queen of Hearts: A Sin City Collectors book by Kristen Painter







Genre(s): Paranormal, Romance

Welcome to Las Vegas, home of the Sin City Collectors. The job description is easy: Bring the offending supernatural in to the Boss and don’t ask any questions.Feline shifter Claudette Marchon traded life as a showgirl to become a Sin City Collector, giving up the glamour to earn some serious cash in order to buy her own business. Mission accomplished, she now runs a pawn shop specializing in gems and jewelry.Life is good until a Collection job requiring her specific skill set lures her back in. The Queen of Hearts, a museum-worthy ruby and diamond necklace has… (more)


Dourado: A Dane Maddock Adventure by David Wood







Genre(s): Thriller

A sunken treasure. An ancient Biblical artifact. A mystery as old as humankind. On January 25, 1829, the Portuguese brig Dourado sank off the coast of Indonesia, losing its cargo of priceless treasures from the Holy Land. One of these lost relics holds the key to an ancient mystery. But someone does not want this treasure to come to light. When her father is murdered while searching for the Dourado, Kaylin Maxwell hires treasure hunter and former Navy Seal Dane Maddock and his partner Uriah “Bones” Bonebrake, to locate the Dourado, and recover a lost Biblical artifact, the truth behind… (more)


The Rake and The Recluse: A Tale of Two Brothers by Jenn LeBlanc







Genre(s): Historical, Romance, Sci-fi

Great Britain, 1880 A woman out of time. A man stifled by propriety. A nemesis determined to take her away. A brother to the rescue. The Duke of Roxleigh is running the track, training his new set of Friesians when a woman runs from the forest directly into his path, nearly killing her. He takes her back to his home to care for her… but there’s something not quite right and though he wishes to be done with the entire situation, he just can’t keep her from his thoughts… Francine Larrabee was on a path bound for certain glory, until… (more)


A Handful of Pebbles by Sara Alexi







Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

A Handful of Pebbles follows Sarah who travels to the village in Greece for the wedding of her youngest son. But Sarah’s own marriage is strained, and now that her children have grown up and left home she finds herself questioning her role of wife and mother. Meeting up with her best friend Michelle, who is also over for the wedding, and whom she has not seen for years adds a further dimension, and why does Sarah feel so unsettled in the presence of Nicolaos, the shepherd who she seems to keep bumping into… (more)


Permanence: A Love and Death Story by Vincent Zandri







Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction, Thriller

Mary Kismet is a woman who is holding onto a deep dark secret too painful and startling to reveal. Now, having isolated herself from the world, she attempts to break away from her demons by immersing herself, body and soul, into a passionate and erotic love affair with her psychiatrist… (more)


Handpicked Kindle Books for Dec 27 2017 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – Western/Historical Wednesday

Happy Wednesday, Shelfbuzzers. It’s December 27 and we’re featuring historical novels (including historical romances) and westerns. Enjoy!


Sierra Skullduggery by Jerry S. Drake







Genre(s): Western

Former gunfighter Tom Patterson and his wife Betty are drawn into a scheme of assassination and avarice in 1880s California. Patterson seeks to find and warn the proposed victim of a failed murder attempt. He hopes to discover the criminal intent and the malevolent men who are behind it. Following a lead, Patterson’s travels to various locations near the Nevada border bring him close to finding answers to the conspiracy, but the search has deadly consequences for others and offers many life-threatening dangers for him. Fighting for survival, Tom and Betty pit their skills, wits, and courage against a… (more)


Along the Way Home by Christi Corbett







Genre(s): Western, Historical

Kate Davis is intrigued when her father reveals his dream of starting a horse ranch in Oregon Territory. Settlers out west value a strong woman, and though she manages the financials of her father’s mercantile her competence earns her ridicule, not respect, from Virginia’s elite society.Jake Fitzpatrick, an experienced trail guide, wants land out west to raise cattle and crops. But dreams require money and he’s eating dandelion greens for dinner. So when a wealthy businessman offers double wages to guide his family across the Oregon Trail, Jake accepts with one stipulation–he is in complete control.Departure day… (more)


She Wore Only White by Drthe Binkert







Genre(s): Historical

At the turn of the twentieth century, five thousand people a day arrived at New York’s Ellis Island, their journeys to America signifying a new beginning. But the ocean crossing also has a deeper symbolic meaning: there comes a time for us all when we find ourselves afloat, between phases of our lives, where we say goodbye to our past and move on to new horizons. For Valentina Meyer, harboring a deep secret of tremendous guilt and pain drives her to board a trans-Atlantic voyage as a stowaway, searching desperately for a new life on a distant shore. Accompanying… (more)


Purling Road – The Complete First Season by M.L. Gardner







Genre(s): Historical

After the terrible accident that nearly claimed his friend’s life, Caleb quits the fishing business and returns to his farm, disrupting Jonathan’s plans for growth. Though the men must continue on without him, tension remains between the friends. The strain intensifies when a chance encounter with the new sheriff of Rockport sends chills down Caleb’s spine. What is it about Sheriff William that unsettles them all? David’s return to Rockport lands him in the wrong place at the wrong time, but it may just be perfect timing for someone else in need. A handsome stranger catches the eye of the… (more)


Before You Go, A New Adult Romance Novel by Clare James







Genre(s): Romance

Tabitha Kelly works her way through a bar full of locals before setting her eyes on the gorgeous Noah Adler sitting on the corner stool. He’s the one, she thinks to herself as she makes her way over to him. All part of her plan.If she can choose where, when, and most importantly, who, maybe she can take back what’s hers. And she’s convinced the guy at the end of the bar is the perfect candidate. But Tabitha soon realizes this mysterious stranger has a plan of his own.”Have you ever heard of sensate focus? ” Noah asks.And… (more)


The Shopkeeper by James D. Best







Genre(s): Western

In 1879, Steve Dancy sells his New York shop and ventures west to explore and write a journal about his adventures. Though he’s not looking for trouble, Dancy’s infatuation with another man’s wife soon embroils him in a deadly feud with Sean Washburn, a Nevada silver baron. Infuriated by the outrages of two hired thugs, the shopkeeper kills both men in an impulsive street fight. Dancy believes this barbarian act has closed the episode. He is wrong. He has interfered with Washburn’s ambitions, and this is something the mining tycoon will not allow. Pinkertons, hired assassins, and aggrieved bystanders escalate… (more)


Lies Told In Silence by M.K. Tod







Genre(s): Historical

In May 1914, Helene Noisette’s father believes war is imminent. Convinced Germany will head straight for Paris, he sends his wife, daughter, mother and younger son to Beaufort, a small village in northern France. But when war erupts two months later, the German army invades neutral Belgium, sweeping south towards Paris. And by the end of September, Beaufort is less than twenty miles from the front. During the years that follow, with the rumbling of guns ever present in the distance, three generations of women come together to cope with deprivation, fear and the dreadful impacts of war. In 1917… (more)


The Voyage: A Historical Novel set during the Holocaust, inspired by real events by Roberta Kagan







Genre(s): Historical, Romance

On May 13th 1939, five strangers boarded the MS St. Louis, a German ship leaving Hamburg on it’s way to Cuba. Four of the five were Jewish. There was much joy and excitement on the dock because the passengers who boarded that ship believed that they were the lucky ones. Hitler himself had promised them safety in Cuba far away from Nazi Germany and the murderous Third Reich. But, unbeknownst to the poor souls who began their journey to Cuba that day, they were about to embark upon a voyage of danger. The path of the MS St. Louis would… (more)


THE COUNT OF THE SAHARA: Historical fiction at its best by WAYNE TURMEL







Genre(s): Historical

From the scorching desert to the freezing Midwest… a man struggles against the elements, himself and those around him Leading a motley crew of ‘experts’ deep into the Sahara, Count de Prorok is about to make a great discovery. The acclaim of the finding the missing tomb of an ancient queen will set him and his family up for life. But, when plotted against, the money dries up as quickly as the goodwill of his team, and in more ways than one, the Count appears to be stranded, and left to the elements.Historical fiction at its best… The COUNT… (more)


RIDING FOR REDEMPTION by Bev Pettersen







Genre(s): Romance

A talented rider disappears without a trace.His frantic sister poses as a student.A private investigator’s plans for quiet recuperation are shattered.Megan is determined to find her missing brother even though no one else at the illustrious California Jockey School seems to care. Her only ally is a recuperating private investigator who unfortunately is the owner’s best friend. Soon she is caught between a blossoming romance and a far-reaching conspiracy… and misplaced trust can be deadly… (more)


Benny and the Bank Robber by Mary C. Findley







Genre(s): Religious, Historical, YA

Ten-year-old Benny found the drunken cart driver who caused his father’s death, but he’s got bigger mysteries to solve. A long, sharp knife, a bag of disguises and a savage black stallion don’t reassure Benny about his traveling companion to frontier Missouri. Still, Benny can’t shake the Scripture’s promise that God ”will never leave thee nor forsake thee… (more)


Deer Run Trail by David R. Lewis







Genre(s): Western

The year was 1881, an’ young Ruben Beeler was makin’ his way along near the Missouri River, findin’ work when he could an’ livin’ the only life he knew. When he come on ol’ Arliss Hyatt, beat to hell an’ near shot to death, Rube done what he could for him. He didn’t know that act of kindness was gonna wind up changin’ his whole life, but it did. Green as grass, Rube was a long way from bein’ any kind of pistoleer or shootist, but when Marshal Marion Daniels come on him an’ Arliss, an’needed help with the Duncan… (more)


Don’t Let Go by Michelle Lynn







Genre(s): Romance

Sadie Miller is attempting to change her ways and hide somewhere no one knows her former self. She only wants to finish her final year of college, obtain her degree, and get out from the hold of her affluent parents. Then she meets Brady Carsen, the lead singer of The Invisibles, a popular local band in the college town. She tries to stay away but quickly realizes that, although he might not be what she’s used to, he’s exactly what she needs and more importantly, everything she could possibly want. Unfortunately, Sadie’s troubled past left her with insecurities that make… (more)


Longshot in Missouri: A novel of a Civil War soldier by Keith R. Baker







Genre(s): Western

Rob Finn is a man of unusual qualities: the nickname Longshot reflects his uncanny skill with a precision rifle, as well as his ability to succeed in nearly impossible missions of spying and assassination. He possesses sense of duty, personal resolve and physical strength beyond that of most other men. When a tragedy strikes close to home, he must dig deep to find the emotional strength to continue.Rob’s special orders often come from Abraham Lincoln, through his spymaster Allan Pinkerton. A growing problem for Rob arises as he becomes increasingly aware of the duplicity in government. As a man… (more)


Handpicked Kindle Books for Dec 26 2017 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – Romance Tuesday

Happy Tuesday, Shelfbuzzers. Hope you had a wonderful holiday. It’s December 26 and we’re featuring romances. Happy reading!


Before You Go, A New Adult Romance Novel by Clare James







Genre(s): Romance

Tabitha Kelly works her way through a bar full of locals before setting her eyes on the gorgeous Noah Adler sitting on the corner stool. He’s the one, she thinks to herself as she makes her way over to him. All part of her plan.If she can choose where, when, and most importantly, who, maybe she can take back what’s hers. And she’s convinced the guy at the end of the bar is the perfect candidate. But Tabitha soon realizes this mysterious stranger has a plan of his own.”Have you ever heard of sensate focus? ” Noah asks.And… (more)


Don’t Let Go by Michelle Lynn







Genre(s): Romance

Sadie Miller is attempting to change her ways and hide somewhere no one knows her former self. She only wants to finish her final year of college, obtain her degree, and get out from the hold of her affluent parents. Then she meets Brady Carsen, the lead singer of The Invisibles, a popular local band in the college town. She tries to stay away but quickly realizes that, although he might not be what she’s used to, he’s exactly what she needs and more importantly, everything she could possibly want. Unfortunately, Sadie’s troubled past left her with insecurities that make… (more)


The Chronicles of Katrina by Karin Tabke







Genre(s): Romance

A sexy stranger, a night of no holds barred passion, and a secret so dangerous it could destroy their lives… Dr. Katrina Winslow has always known who she is: an elite scientist, a certifiable genius and ultra-reserved when it comes to love and relationships. So when a simple game of truth or dare offers the cool doctor the opportunity to shed her lab coat and glasses and put on a pair of strappy stilettos, she accepts the dare. But will shedding her inhibitions for a sexy stranger fulfill her every desire and help her discover if she can be… (more)


What a Woman Desires by Rachel Brimble







Genre(s): Romance, Historical

From country girl to actress of the stage, one woman dares to live her dreams — but is she brave enough to open her heart… ? Monica Danes always wanted more than the village of Biddlestone had to offer. After a failed courtship to a man of her parents’ choosing, she fled for the city of Bath and never looked back. Today, Monica is the undisputed queen of the theater — a wealthy, independent woman. But when she is called home in the wake of tragedy, Monica returns — intending to leave again as soon as possible. Thomas Ashby has been a groom at… (more)


Georgia on My Mind by Marie Force







Genre(s): Romance

Since Georgie Quinn’s mother died after a brief illness, the highlight of her life has become “jogger stalking” every morning with her roommates Tess and Cat. Stuck running the senior center her mother founded in Newport, RI, until a replacement director is found, Georgie dreams of returning to her glamorous life in Atlanta. As that life begins to unravel, she discovers a whole new one in Newport where the jogger turns out to be sexy detective and tree hugger Nathan Caldwell. Determined to get her mind off her many problems — including a possible threat to her own health — Georgie indulges… (more)


Love Aced by Jamie W. Matlock







Genre(s): Romance

Kole Masters has a problem. Well, problems actually. After injuring her knee at the French Open, she flees from a hospital in Paris to Marbella, Spain to escape the pressures of her manager father and the indecisions about her career – specifically, the future of it. What makes untangling her chaotic mess of a life on the shores of a Spanish beach undesirable? The fact that her now, ex-best friend Selene (she planned to announce her demotion the next time they saw each other), failed to mention the parts of the plan that involved the fiery, outspoken, anti-American tennis… (more)


Stolen Fury by Elisabeth Naughton







Genre(s): Romance, Thriller

To unearth a centuries-old secret, an archaeologist must team up with the rakish thief who’s stolen both an ancient relic and her heart… Oh, is he handsome. And charming. And sexy as all get out. Dr. Lisa Maxwell isn’t the type to go home with a guy she barely knows. But, hey, this is Italy and the red-blooded Rafe Sullivan seems much more enticing than cataloging a bunch of dusty artifacts. After being fully seduced, Lisa wakes to an empty bed and, worse yet, an empty safe. She’s staked her career as an archaeologist on collecting the three… (more)


Tempting Love – Haley & Eddie by Melanie Shawn







Genre(s): Romance

Independent, talented, and beautiful-inside and out-Haley Sloan knew exactly what she wanted out of life. With her designer lingerie business booming, her career was moving forward, but her heart stayed in the same place it had for four years… hopelessly in love with the single father across the street. Former wild boy turned responsible adoring father, Eddie Thomas always made sure that the needs of his little girl Emily were his top priority. Being a single father meant sacrificing his wants and needs for that of his little girl and that meant sacrificing his want and need for… (more)


Where She Belongs by Cindy Procter-King







Genre(s): Romance

She never wants to go home again. For Jess Morgan, Destiny Falls holds too many painful memories. Nine years ago, a logging accident near the remote timber town killed her dad and her high school sweetheart. To make matters worse, her mother quickly sought comfort with another man. That choice tore Jess apart and drove her to seek a life far away. But now fate steps in, and family obligations force her return home. Before long, she’s convinced that persuading her mom to live with her in Toronto will repair their shattered bond. However, she doesn’t count on a long… (more)


Almost Like Love by Abigail Strom







Genre(s): Romance

Television writer Kate Meredith is having the day from hell. First, her show was canceled. Then her fianc left her for another woman. Now, she’s courting disaster by flirting with the hard-bodied, tattooed, motorcycle-riding bad boy of her dreams…who also happens to be the man who fired her.If people had told Ian Hart that he’d be firing Kate in the morning and dancing with her that night, he’d have laughed in their faces. Despite her leggy body, the sweet but geeky redhead isn’t his type. At least, that’s what he thinks before spotting her in a… (more)


The Sweetness of Honey by Alison Kent







Genre(s): Romance

Welcome to Hope Springs, Texas, where redemption grows… and where love blooms. Dark-haired beauty Indiana Keller buys a property in Hope Springs, Texas, for three reasons: to expand her vegetable business, to harvest and sell delicious honey from the property’s established bee colony, and to reunite with her estranged siblings. But her older brother Tennessee keeps his distance, even after Indiana hires his construction crew to fix up her cottage. It’s almost as if he shares her guilt over the disappearance of Dakota, their missing brother… While Indiana tries to reconnect with Ten and find Dakota, two local men… (more)


Crazy for Her by Sandra Owens







Genre(s): Romance

When his best friend and fellow Navy SEAL, Evan Prescott, died in his arms on the battlefield, Logan Kincaid gave his word to watch over Evan’s widow. But for two years he kept his distance… torn between honoring his solemn vow and succumbing to his secret love for his fallen comrade’s wife. But when Dani Prescott desperately reaches out to Logan for the help only he can give, he rushes to her side — determined to fight for her safety as fiercely as he fights against his own buried desire. Someone claiming to be her husband is stalking Dani and her… (more)