Shelfbuzz Undiscovered Gems for the Week of Sunday, March 31, 2019

Shelbuzz Undiscovered Gems. Best Kindle Ebook Discoveries for the Week of Sunday, March 31, 2019

Happy Sunday, Shelfbuzzers. Here’s this week’s list of handpicked, highly-rated books. Happy reading!

Free of Malice by Liz Lazarus

Genre(s): Thriller

Laura Holland awakes in the middle of the night to see a stranger standing in her bedroom doorway. She manages to defend herself from the would-be rapist, though he threatens to return as he retreats. Traumatized with recurring nightmares, Laura seeks therapy and is exposed to a unique treatment called EMDR. She also seeks self-protection — buying a gun against the wishes of her husband. When Laura learns she could have gone to prison had she shot her fleeing assailant, she decides to write a hypothetical legal case using the details of that night. She enlists the help of… (more)

Dont Rush Me by Jackie May

Genre(s): Romance, Paranormal

Most humans have no idea that a dark and deadly underworld, filled with magic and monsters, exists. They wander through life blissfully ignorant of the supernatural world around them. Nora Jacobs is different. Nora knows exactly what kinds of hellish creatures haunt the streets of Detroit. Thanks to a unique set of psychic abilities, Nora has managed to steer clear of the underworld most of her life. But all that changes the night the most powerful vampire in the city discovers her gifts and decides to use her as a tool to find one of his missing clan members. As… (more)

Five Days in May: Book One in The Unexplainable Collection by Ninie Hammon

Genre(s): Religious, Thriller, Paranormal

Three members of the McIntosh family are setting up appointments with death, marking it on their calendars for Friday, May 10, 1963. That’s the day an F5 tornado will obliterate everything in its path in a mile-wide trail of desolation across Oklahoma—and their little town is in its path. Pastor Mac McMIntosh lost his faith when his wife died–it’s time now to end the charade. His 16-year-old daughter and his father-in-law are arranging to actually kill somebody that day. For one it’s an act of hopeless desperation; for the other, a final declaration… (more)

Robin by Julane Hiebert

Genre(s): Historical, Romance

In 1877 the Wenghold sisters inherited an overwhelming debt with their father’s passing. An uncle they’ve never met offers a solution — come help on his Kansas cattle ranch. The oldest sister, Robin, agrees to go. Ty Morgan has suffered through a year of misery after being jilted by the town beauty a few months before their wedding. But a tornado whirls an unexpected breath of hope into his heart when he rescues Robin, his neighbor’s newly arrived niece, and a small boy who was orphaned by the storm. Robin’s crippled leg prevents her from being a real help to Uncle… (more)

A Fall of Sparrows by Paul J. Bennett

Genre(s): Historical

Will Seymour is a Confederate sharpshooter who remains steadfast in his devotion to protect his home, but has found his humanity among the casualties of war. After becoming separated from his unit during battle, Will discovers Evaline, an escaped slave, while trying to locate his unit. Will’s initially unsympathetic demeanor changes drastically as the pair faces death from forces on both sides of the conflict. Alone in the Virginia wilderness, the pair forms an unlikely bond as they struggle to survive. Will feels driven to help Evaline escape the war zone by crossing the Rappahannock River. The Confederate is determined… (more)

What Claims By Fire by Robin Rice

Genre(s): Fantasy

Wanted: Keeper of Magic for 1200-year-old family line. Must be female. Julie Mayden is an outsider in her own home. Her mother was murdered when she was young and her father is on his fourth wife. So how could she possibly know she’s being watched by the two eldest members of the 1,200-year-old Quinn Clann to become their next Keeper of Magic? With little time and even less understanding, Mayden must discover and claim her own innate talents. She’ll need the help of the elderly matriarchs and their two teenage great-grandsons — sophisticated Michael, who is… (more)

Lacey Luzzi: Sauced: A humorous, cozy mystery! by Gina LaManna

Genre(s): Mystery

Tony Soprano, meet Stephanie Plum. Lacey Luzzi is all sorts of starred, striped, and spangled as she returns in Sauced, reunited with Meg, Clay, and Anthony just in time for the Fourth of July! Unfortunately, the rapidly approaching holiday means Lacey can no longer ignore the Luzzi Family Festivities – a picnic held every year on Independence Day. Filled to bursting with limoncello, ice cream cake, and illegal Mexican fireworks – the event promises to be an utter nightmare. Even worse? Lacey’s inevitable birthday. Just when things are looking as if they can’t possibly go any more downhill, Carlos delivers a birthday… (more)

Trusting Liam: A Taking Chances and Forgiving Lies Novel by Molly McAdams

Genre(s): Romance

From the New York Times bestselling author of Taking Chances, From Ashes, and Stealing Harper, comes the new unforgettable adult romance Molly McAdams’ fans have been waiting for — the sizzling story of a young woman who must place her trust in the one man who can break through her defenses. A night they will always remember… a connection neither can deny… a secret that could destroy it all… When Kennedy Ryan moves to California, she never expects to come face-to-face with Liam Taylor — the intriguing man who has haunted her thoughts for a year. A man who led… (more)

The Devils Pride by T. Birmingham

Genre(s): Paranormal, Fantasy, Thriller

They haunt. They take. And they devour. Their souls become Shadows. Darkness. Death. Thousands of years ago, the Skrm split off from the Light Clans and chose the Dark. Their greed for blood consumed them. Their once orange eyes bled to red. They became the demons of legend, and when they die — they do not rest. Alexia Maria Garda-Martinez was born a monster. Red hair. Red eyes. Pale skin. And nowhere to call home. But after years of foster care and state homes, she has finally found a family, a promising career, and a life she loves in Monetville… (more)

Finish Line by Kathy Mazalatis

Genre(s): Romance

Laney Simms never imagined her life would end up this way. Alone, so late in the game of life. She thought she had it all, but found out how quickly that can change. A trip back to her home town has her feeling refreshed and revitalized. Especially after bumping in to her old high school crush. Did she stand a chance of finding love again? Could she ever trust again? She barely has time to find out when tragedy strikes Falcon Lake. Hearts are broken. Could she survive the pain… (more)