Handpicked Kindle Books for Oct 19 2017 Judged by Their Covers

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

Here are our eBook picks for Thursday, October 19. Today we’re featuring books from a variety of genres. Enjoy!


Bound by Brenda Rothert







Genre(s): Romance

College senior Kate Camden has learned to adapt – to her last year of school, to the promise of motherhood, to the fact that she’s doing it all alone. But just when she’s learned to adjust, heartache threatens to break her apart. Pro hockey player Jason “Ryke” Ryker has it all: adoring fans, a promising career, and a beautiful wife. But when his seemingly perfect life is shaken by tragedy, he’s left questioning whether having it all is ever more than an illusion. When circumstance brings Kate and Ryke together, they discover they don’t have to hurt alone. Bound by a… (more)


Rogue’s Honor by Brenda Hiatt







Genre(s): Romance, Historical

To escape her stepmother’s matchmaking machinations, Lady Pearl runs away, pretending to be a common housemaid, with the help of her abigail. When she is rescued from the near-disaster of recognition by a charming serving-man, Pearl pretends to be simpleminded to safeguard herself from any unwanted advances. But soon she begins to suspect that her rescuer is far more than the common servant he seemed at first.Luke St. Clair lives a double life, pretending to be a gentleman while in reality sustaining himself and the needy as the notorious Robin Hood-type thief, the Saint of Seven… (more)


The Book of Sylvia by Michael Scott Miller







Genre(s): Mystery

Unwittingly pulled into a high profile crime by her client, London call girl Sylvia Smith doesn’t know where to turn. Frightened and alone, she seeks solace at a rural church, where she meets Father Christopher, a priest consumed with his own set of struggles. Father Christopher takes her in, reluctantly, but is soon drawn into Sylvia’s obsession with the cryptic message that the client left behind. In this journey of self-discovery cloaked in a mystery, Sylvia and the priest grapple with the police, their demons, and temptation… (more)


I Love Capri by Belinda Jones







Genre(s): Romance

Kim Rees became a translator for the glamorous jet-set lifestyle. So how come she’s ended up sitting at home in her PJs translating German computer games for a living? Fortunately her mother has a plan to extract her from her marshmallowy rut: a trip to the magical Italian island of Capri. At first Kim refuses to wake up and smell the bougainvillea, but as she succumbs to the irresistible delights of strawberry bellinis and millionaire suitors, she realizes she’s changing. And when she meets a man who’s tiramisu personified, she finds herself falling in love. But how far will… (more)


King City by Lee Goldberg







Genre(s): Thriller

Major Crimes Unit detective Tom Wade secretly worked with the Feds to nail seven of his fellow cops for corruption–turning him into a pariah in the police department. So he’s exiled to patrol a beat in King City’s deadliest neighborhood– with no back-up, no resources, and no hope of survival.Now Wade fights to tame the lawless, poverty-stricken wasteland–while investigating a string of brutal murders of young women. It’s a case that takes him from the squalor of the inner-city to the manicured enclaves of the privileged, revealing the sordid and deadly ways the two… (more)


Dating Husbands by Lindy Zart







Genre(s): Romance

Bianca has three loves: her job, her cat, and Bloody Marys. Not necessarily in that order. Life is good, the best, until Drew sabotages Bianca’s black and white world and forces her to see the gray in it. Which is really annoying, as it disrupts her Bloody Mary drinking time.Drew Montgomery left his old life to start a new one, but still the past continues to haunt him. Bianca Fisher makes him forget, gives him hope, and confounds him, all at once, and from just one encounter. Drew tells himself to run, to run away and fast, but his… (more)


The Concrete Grove by Gary McMahon







Genre(s): Horror

IT KNOWS WHERE YOU LIVE…Imagine a place where all your nightmares become real. Dark urban streets where crime, debt and violence are not the only things to fear. Picture a housing project that is a gateway to somewhere else; a realm where ghosts and monsters stir hungrily in the shadows. Welcome to the Concrete Grove. This deprived area is Hailey’s new home, but when an ancient entity notices her, it becomes something much more threatening. She is the only one who can help her mother as she joins in a dangerous dance with loan-shark Monty Bright. Only Hailey… (more)


The Sheik and the Slave by Nicola Italia







Genre(s): Romance, Historical

Katharine Fairfax is a high bred lady who enjoys a privileged life as the youngest daughter of Lord Fairfax. But when she rebuffs an older man’s insulting proposition of becoming his mistress the man decides to exact a most frightening revenge.Katharine is kidnapped from her comfortable home and family in England and taken to Arabia where she is sold to a powerful sheik.Sheik Mohammed Aksam Al Sabid is captivated by Katharine from the first moment she is brought into his audience chambers by two Arab pirates. He pays an outrageous sum for her and intends the white woman… (more)


Endgame by Dee Davis







Genre(s): Thriller, Romance

They both know the games killers play…FBI criminal profiler Madison Harper understands dangerous minds. Tough, tenacious, with nerves of steel, she’s the best of the best. So is her new partner, Gabriel Roarke, a crack CIA operative who likes to do things his way. When the two are forced to jointly head up a task force investigating murder in high places … it’s no surprise that sparks begin to fly.As they race through a shadow world of power, politics and deadly secrets, the passion that simmers between Madison and Gabriel soon ignites. But a clever killer at the top… (more)


The Schwarzschild Radius by Gustavo Florentin







Genre(s): Thriller

Rachel, an 18-year-old Columbia University student, descends into the netherworld of runaways and predators to find her sister, Olivia, who has suddenly disappeared.After getting a job in a strip joint where Olivia worked, then doing private shows in the homes of rich clients, Rachel discovers that Olivia has been abducted by a killer who auctions the deaths of young girls in an eBay of agony.When she finds Olivia, Rachel becomes the killer’s next target… (more)


Secret Justice: A Judge Willa Carson Mystery Novel by Diane Capri







Genre(s): Mystery

Tampa’s free-spirited Judge Wilhelmina Carson returns in the third installment of this well-loved series. During Tampa’s annual Gasparilla Pirate Festival, murder chases Judge Willa’s beloved secretary into a world of corruption, bank fraud, and art theft while Willa’s dad, Jim Harper, suffers hell of his own making.Just as Willa is recovering from the shock of meeting her father’s new trophy wife, her secretary Margaret Wheaton becomes mysteriously involved with a nefarious jeweler. When both Margaret’s husband and the jeweler end up dead, Margaret is the number one suspect. Judge Willa sets out to prove Margaret innocent and… (more)


Beneath Beautiful by Allison Rushby







Genre(s): Romance

When a handsome stranger approaches Cassie Tavington in Paris’s beautiful Pere Lachaise cemetery, she has no idea who he is. It doesn’t take long to find out. A whispered name from a passerby shocks her into the realisation that it’s Cameron Callahan, high-profile modern artist, who she’s busy showing around the cemetery.Mortified, Cassie runs, but Cameron soon tracks her down. He’s intent on having Cassie sit for him, but Cassie isn’t sure. His provocative sculptures are often in the media, which isn’t somewhere that Cassie, the daughter of a politician, should be.But there’s no denying the attraction… (more)