Shelfbuzz Undiscovered Gems for the Week of Sunday, November 24, 2019

Shelbuzz Undiscovered Gems. Best Kindle Ebook Discoveries for the Week of Sunday, November 24, 2019

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


Protect: A Dystopian Thriller by R.D. Brady



Genre(s): Thriller, Fantasy, Paranormal

SURVIVOR, MOTHER, LEADER… HUMANITY’S LAST CHANCE. Deep within the remnants of the United States, Lyla Richards oversees a camp of two hundred survivors. In a world where living is an everyday struggle and only through banding together can people survive, the arrival of the Unwelcome only made her job harder. Riley Quinn and Miles Jones have been raised by Lyla for the last five years. They are also one of the cursed: the children between the ages of thirteen and eighteen whom the Unwelcome kill on sight. No questions, no pleas, just death. Protecting one another and the people of…(more)



Adrift: A Marine Sniper Thriller by C. G. Cooper



Genre(s): Thriller

A Marine sniper came to town to drown his demons. But demons fight back… Daniel Briggs, a Marine sniper fresh out of The Corps, wakes up in Defuniak Springs, FL, hungover and confused, with no memory of the night before. A powerful local family finds him, intent on repaying the previous night’s encounter. How will the former Marine ward off his attackers, deal with his demons and avoid being blamed for a young girl’s death…(more)



The Reluctant Bachelorette by Rachael Anderson



Genre(s): Romance

Unknowingly cast as the bachelorette for her towns charity event, Taycee Emerson wants out. Especially when she discovers her old teenage crush, Luke Carney, is one of the bachelors and its up to the viewers–not her–to decide which bachelors stay or go.Coerced into participating, Taycee does what any self-preserving girl would do. She launches a subtle attack on Lukes good name with the hope of getting him voted off the show. Unfortunately, Lukes an eye-for-an-eye kind of guy, and when he discovers what shes up to, it means revenge…(more)



Selling Dreams by Susanne OLeary



Genre(s): Romance, Contemporary Fiction

The pristine blue waters and sun drenched shores of the French Riviera provide a stunning backdrop to the story of two women, Chantal and Flora, both struggling with the heartache of a lost love.Chantal Gardinier runs her real estate agency in Antibes with an iron fist. A tough businesswoman on the surface, Chantal is hiding a tragic home life and a secret love affair. When faced with a moral dilemma, she is unsure which path to choose.Flora McKenna arrives in town with high hopes of finding happiness. When she immediately lands a great job, she decides that this…(more)



The Solitary Envoy by T. Davis Bunn



Genre(s): Historical, Religious

Erica Langston’s comfortable home and loving family living near Washington, D. C., carry no outward hint of the sorrows and fears faced by her Acadian forebears, but she will soon discover that similar determination and fortitude will be required of her. When the British once again invade the nation’s capital and leave death and destruction in their wake, Erica is left to deal with the creditors circling around the crumbling family business. It seems her only recourse is to travel to England to collect on outstanding debts held in British banks. Arriving in London at the home of the United…(more)



Lady of Devices: A steampunk adventure novel by Shelley Adina



Genre(s): Sci-fi, Fantasy, Free

London, 1889. Victoria is Queen. Charles Darwins son is Prime Minister. And steam is the power that runs the world.At 17, Claire Trevelyan, daughter of Viscount St. Ives, was expected to do nothing more than pour an elegant cup of tea, sew a fine seam, and catch a rich husband. Unfortunately, Claires talents lie not in the ballroom, but in the chemistry lab, where things have a regrettable habit of blowing up. When her father gambles the estate on the combustion engine and loses, Claire finds herself down and out on the mean streets of London. But being a…(more)



The Midwifes Revolt by Jodi Daynard



Genre(s): Historical, Thriller

On a dark night in 1775, Lizzie Boylston is awakened by the sound of cannons. From a hill south of Boston, she watches as fires burn in Charlestown, in a battle that she soon discovers has claimed her husband’s life. Alone in a new town, Lizzie grieves privately but takes comfort in her deepening friendship with Abigail Adams. Soon, word spreads of Lizzie’s extraordinary midwifery and healing skills, and she begins to channel her grief into caring for those who need her. But when two traveling patriots are poisoned, Lizzie finds herself with far more complicated matters on her hands…(more)



Chosen by K.F. Breene



Genre(s): Fantasy

It is said that when war threatens the world, one individual will be selected by prophecy to lead the Shadow Warriors out of the Land of Mist and reclaim the freedom which has been stolen. ~~ Shanti has grown up under the constant threat of war. Since she helped her people defeat a raiding party by using a special power, she’s been a hunted woman. Carrying rare abilities and an uncanny fighting aptitude, Shanti is the only hope of salvation for her people. The problem is, she doesn’t believe in her own divinity, and when she flounders, she nearly fails in…(more)



My Ex-Life: A Novel by Stephen McCauley



Genre(s): Contemporary Fiction

David Hedges’s life is coming apart at the seams. His job helping San Francisco rich kids get into the colleges of their (parents’) choice is exasperating; his younger boyfriend has left him; and the beloved carriage house he rents is being sold. His solace is a Thai takeout joint that delivers 24/7. The last person he expects to hear from is Julie Fiske. It’s been decades since they’ve spoken, and he’s relieved to hear she’s recovered from her brief, misguided first marriage. To him. The Airbnb Julie is running out of her seaside house north of Boston is neither shabby…(more)



Deep Threat by Scott Pratt



Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller

Jarvis Thompson, the most celebrated wide receiver in college football, vanishes along the Tennessee River in the middle of the night. The circumstances surrounding the receiver’s disappearance are ominous: drugs, cash, and his mentor’s brother lying in a pool of blood. It’s up to Jarvis’s mentor and soon-to-be agent Billy Beckett to investigate the mystery and find his beloved protg before the clock runs out. Was it a brazen kidnapping? A setup? Or did Jarvis get in too deep and run? In a frantic quest that takes Billy from the mountains of East Tennessee to the South Carolina…(more)