Shelfbuzz Undiscovered Gems for the Week of Sunday, January 5, 2020

Shelbuzz Undiscovered Gems. Best Kindle Ebook Discoveries for the Week of Sunday, January 5, 2020

Happy New Years, Shelfbuzzers. Here’s this week’s list of handpicked, highly-rated books. Have a great week!


Nefertitis Heart by A.W. Exley



Genre(s): Fantasy, Historical

Cara Devon has always been curious and impulsive, but tangling with a serial killer might cure that. Permanently. 1861. Cara has a simple mission in London – finalise her father’s estate and sell off his damned collection of priceless artifacts. Her plan goes awry when a killer stalks the nobility, searching for an ancient Egyptian relic rumoured to hold the key to immortality. Nathaniel Trent, known as the villainous viscount, is relentless in his desire to lay his hands on both Cara and the priceless artifacts. His icy exterior and fiery touch stirs Cara’s demons, or could he lay them to…(more)



Seduced by Sunday by Catherine Bybee



Genre(s): Romance

She swore off love forever…but he just might change her mind.Meg Rosenthal: Matchmaker by day, realist by night, Meg is not about to get swept away by a charming, darkly handsome businessman in a designer suit. Shes come to a beautiful secluded resort to evaluate the private islands potential for her agency, not to ogle its owner. But theres something about the magnetic man thats hard to resist, even for a woman who refuses to fall in love.Valentino Masini: A successful and drop-dead sexy businessman, Valentino is used to having the finer things in life. Yet…(more)



Death in the English Countryside by Sara Rosett



Genre(s): Mystery

Location scout and Jane Austen aficionado, Kate Sharp, is thrilled when the company she works for lands the job of finding locations for a new film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, but then her boss, Kevin, fails to return from a scouting trip to England. Afraid that Kevin has slipped back into some destructive personal habits he struggles with, Kate travels to England to salvage Kevins and the companys reputation before word gets out that he is missing.Things go from bad to worse when Kate arrives in Nether Woodsmoor, a quaint village of golden stone cottages and rolling green…(more)



Revved by Samantha Towle



Genre(s): Romance

Race car mechanic Andressa “Andi” Amaro has one rule–no dating drivers. With a good reason behind the rule, she has no plans on breaking it.Carrick Ryan is the bad boy of Formula One. With a face and body that melts panties on sight, and an Irish lilt that leaves women on their knees, begging for more. He races hard and parties harder. The youngest driver to ever sign with F1, hes still at the top of his game five years later, breaking hearts on and off the tracks.When Andi is offered her dream job working in the…(more)



Terror of the Mountain Man by William W. Johnstone



Genre(s): Western

Smoke Jensen has come to Corpus Christi, Texas, to take delivery of five hundred horses he purchased from an old friend. That’s when a Mexican revolutionary, Colonel Bustamante Keno, brazenly crashes the border, slaughters twenty-two innocent U. S. citizens in cold blood, and steals a thousand head of cattle–along with two hundred of Smoke’s horses. Going where the U. S. Army and the Texas Rangers cannot, Smoke crosses the border in hot pursuit of Keno. The Mexican Federales capture Smoke and the others and place them under arrest. But as soon as the banditos take something near and…(more)



Black Autumn: A Survival Post-Apocalyptic Thriller by Jeff Kirkham



Genre(s): Thriller, Sci-fi

When it finally happened, even elite soldiers could scarcely keep their families alive… An already weakened U. S. economy crumbles after a rogue nation detonates a small nuclear bomb in a Los Angeles port. The disastrous economic domino effect known as “Black Autumn” threatens a group of Special Forces vets, their families, and friends, leaving serious doubt that their skills and fortitude will be enough to bridge the deadly gap between modern society and an epoch of American savagery…(more)



Meant for Her by Amy Gamet



Genre(s): Romance, Free

Julie Trueblood’s name is found alongside an encrypted message in the safe deposit box of a dead man, bringing Navy investigator Hank Jared to her door, looking for answers. The daughter of the most infamous spy of the twenty-first century, Julie denies any knowledge of the man or the cipher and sends Hank away. Hank is supposed to be in the Adirondacks walking his sister down the aisle, not chasing leads on a John Doe murder investigation that doesn’t even appear to be Navy-related. He’s a military man through and through, and while an order is an order…(more)



Devils Den by Timothy Ashby



Genre(s): Thriller, Historical

It’s the early 1920s. Someone is killing old Civil War vets. Whatever for? Troubled young G-Man Seth Armitage is assigned by the Bureau to find the killer. Another mystery–why does the corrupt Harding administration care about these old soldiers, and why would they send a shell-shocked newbie to investigate? Green though he may be, Seth is much sharper than anyone bargained for. As he investigates this strange crime, the very forces that put him on the case seem to be obstructing it, and before he knows it he’s running from the KKK, hounded by the ambitious young…(more)



Terminal Freeze by Lincoln Child



Genre(s): Sci-fi, Thriller

Alaska’s Federal Wilderness Zone is one of the most dangerous and inhospitable places on Earth. For paleoecologist Evan Marshall, an expedition to the Zone offers an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study the mounting effects of climate change. But once there, Marshall and his intrepid team make an astonishing discovery: an enormous prehistoric animal encased in solid ice. Despite repeated warnings from the local village, and Marshall’s own mounting concern, the expedition sponsors want the creature cut from the ice, thawed, and revealed on a live television spectacularBut then the creature disappears and an unspeakable horror is unleashed…(more)



Starship Sakira by Bob Blanton



Genre(s): Sci-fi

What would you do if you found a spaceship? Would you call the government, would you pretend you never saw it, or would you keep it a secret? What would you do with it? Use it to gallivant around the galaxy, conquer Earth, get filthy rich, or try to improve life on Earth? Read along and find out how Marc works to convert Earth into a spacefaring world capable of defending itself and of being united as it meets the other civilizations in the galaxy. He and his brother start planning their next steps, but the one they dont know…(more)