Shelfbuzz Undiscovered Gems for the Week of Sunday, February 16, 2020

Shelbuzz Undiscovered Gems. Best Kindle Ebook Discoveries for the Week of Sunday, February 16, 2020

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

Chances Are by Traci Hunter Abramson

Genre(s): Romance, Religious

Maya Gupta is a survivor. After escaping an impending arranged marriage in India as a teenager, she has thrived in America. But now she faces her greatest challenge yet — cancer has invaded her life, and unless she finds a way to participate in a clinical trial in Washington, DC, this may be one battle she loses. When Maya’s best friend Kari offers Maya the lifeline of a place to stay — her brother’s currently vacant DC apartment — the young woman eagerly accepts and goes to meet her fate… Ben Evans’s plans have changed, and he’s heading home for some much-needed…(more)

A Cold Dark Place by Toni Anderson

Genre(s): Romance, Mystery, Thriller, Free

Justice isnt always black or white. Sometimes its cold and dark.Former CIA assassin Alex Parker works for The Gateway Project, a clandestine government organization hell-bent on taking out serial killers and pedophiles before they enter the justice system. Alex doesnt enjoy killing, but hes damn good at it. Hes good at dodging the law, too–until a beautiful rookie agent has him wondering what it might be like to get caught.FBI Special Agent Mallory Rooney has spent years hunting the lowlife who abducted her identical twin sister eighteen years ago. Now, during an on-going serial killer…(more)

Counted With the Stars by Connilyn Cossette

Genre(s): Historical

Sold into slavery by her father and forsaken by the man she was supposed to marry, young Egyptian Kiya must serve a mistress who takes pleasure in her humiliation. When terrifying plagues strike Egypt, Kiya is in the middle of it all. To save her older brother and escape the bonds of slavery, Kiya flees with the Hebrews during the Great Exodus. She finds herself utterly dependent on a fearsome God she’s only just beginning to learn about, and in love with a man who despises her people. With everything she’s ever known swept away, will Kiya turn back toward…(more)

A Rose Blooms Twice by Vikki Kestell

Genre(s): Historical, Religious, Free

Rose Brownlee has suffered more loss than most people can endure. Now she must find a purpose and a way to move on with her life. Will she bow to conventional wisdom or will she, like Abraham of old, choose to follow where God leads her… even to a wild and strange land she does not know? Set in the American prairie of the late 1800s, this story of loss, disillusionment, rebirth, and love will inspire, challenge, and encourage you. One woman’s courageous journey to redemption and new love…(more)

The 49th Mystic by Ted Dekker

Genre(s): Fantasy, Sci-fi

Some say the great mystery of how one can live in two worlds at once died with Thomas Hunter many years ago. Still others that the gateway to that greater reality was and is only the stuff of dreams. They are wrong. In the small town of Eden, Utah, a blind girl named Rachelle Matthews is about to find out just how wrong. When a procedure meant to restore Rachelle’s sight goes awry, she begins to dream of another world so real that she wonders if Earth might only be a dream experienced when she falls asleep in that reality…(more)

Rebel Wing by Tracy Banghart

Genre(s): Sci-fi

The Dominion of Atalanta is at war. But for eighteen-year-old Aris, the fighting is nothing more than a distant nightmare, something she watches on news vids from the safety of her idyllic seaside town. Then her boyfriend, Calix, is drafted into the Military, and the nightmare becomes a dangerous reality.Left behind, Aris has nothing to fill her days. Even flying her wingjet–the thing she loves most, aside from Calix–feels meaningless without him by her side. So when shes recruited to be a pilot for an elite search-and-rescue unit, she leaps at the chance…(more)

The Undercover Witch by Gina LaManna

Genre(s): Mystery, Paranormal

My mother says trouble began the day I was born, but I’d disagree. I think trouble started the day I crashed my broomstick into an undercover cop car. My name is Ainsley Shaw, and I’m a Guardian Witch. The title sounds fancier than it is — really, I’m a glorified bodyguard for magical people. I love my job, and I’m good at it… most days. Except today. While I was flying around town on my broomstick thinking about life, love, and the latest episode of The Bachelor, I zoned out and ran smack dab into the taillights of a speeding police…(more)

1632 by Eric Flint

Genre(s): Sci-fi, Free

In the year 1632 in northern Germany a reasonable person might conclude that things couldnt get much worse. There was no food. Disease was rampant. For over a decade religious war had ravaged the land and the people. Catholic and Protestant armies marched and countermarched across the northern plains, laying waste the cities and slaughtering everywhere. In many rural areas population plummeted toward zero. Only the aristocrats remained relatively unscathed; for the peasants, death was a mercy.In the year 2000 things are going okay in Grantville, West Virginia. The mines are working, the buck are plentiful (its deer season…(more)

The Gray and Guilty Sea: An Oregon Coast Mystery by Scott William Carter

Genre(s): Mystery, Free

A curmudgeon. An iconoclast. A loner. Thats how people describe Garrison Gage, and thats when theyre being charitable.After his wifes brutal murder in New York, and Gage himself is beaten nearly to death, the crippled private investigator retreats three thousand miles to the quaint coastal town of Barnacle Bluffs, Oregon. He spends the next five years in a convalescent stupor, content to bide his time filling out crossword puzzles and trying to forget that his wifes death is his fault. But all that changes when he discovers the body of a young woman washed up on the beach, and…(more)

Loving The Wrong Man by Mia Black

Genre(s): Romance, Free

After dealing with a toxic relationship, the last thing Jazmine wants to do is jump into another one. Yet one unexpected encounter with a sexy stranger causes her to rethink that decision. Will this mysterious man be the one who will save her from her past or make her life more complicated than it already is? Find out what happens in part one of Loving The Wrong Man! Tag This BookThis Book Has Been TaggedIt hasn’t. Be the first to tag this book…(more)