Friday, September 12, 2014

Book Discovery! (Friday Sep 12)

It's Book Discovery Day! Twice a week we bring you a selection of books that are newly-published, or that have been overlooked.

Every great book was once a hidden gem. Browse through the books below and start your own discovery!

Book Discovery - newly-published and overlooked books!
Death on Dangar Island, by GP Field
Professor Israel Wren doesn't think Roxanne Duncan died of snakebite on Dangar Island — no matter what anybody says. And he's right.

Hardboiled DI Scott McKinnon takes an instant dislike to the fastidious Israel and his conspiracy theories and looks ready to sign the case off as an accident.

Driven by his sense of justice and the demon that visits him in his sleep, Israel launches his own investigation into Roxanne's death, dragging along his Aussie mate Gary, who was hoping this island holiday might have been more fishing and cricket than secrets and intrigue.

Can the professor prove Roxanne’s death was no accident? Will he and Gary be able to corner the killer before more people die? Join them o...
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Hope For Garbage, by Alex Tully
5 STARS "A marvelous debut novel...An enthralling story that kept my eyes riveted to the page." - Reader's Favorite

Welcome to the cruel world of Trevor McNulty. No matter how hard he tries, this seventeen year-old just can’t get a break. After enduring a tragic past, he finds himself living with his alcoholic uncle on the outskirts of Cleveland. His days are filled with garbage-picking and hanging out with his seventy year-old neighbor, who also happens to be his best friend.

One early morning while scanning the streets in a posh suburb, he meets Bea, a rebellious rich girl with problems of her own. She’s smart, cute, and a glimmer of light in his dark world.
But in the midst of their budding romanc...
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War Kids (A Syrian Story Book 1), by HJ Lawson
When fourteen-year-old Jada wakes up in a hospital, the last thing she thinks is that her life has completely changed forever. But when the very real civil war forces her to flee from every open space, she must use the firearm skills her father taught her to reunite with him and protect herself.

Armed with a single gun and a key to an unknown locker, Jada crosses Syria on a journey with a group of children called the Fearless Freedom Fighters.

With the leader, Zak, they mount a plan to rescue their fathers while they try to cope with the merciless murders of their families. As Jada and Zak lead the group together, love blossoms, but with soldiers hot on their tail, they need to stay vigilant in the face of war.
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Nicky Chase: Man in a Fish Oil Pill, by Lori A. O'Connell
For a Limited Time Only, Nicky Chase: Man in a Fish Oil Pill is priced at .99. (Regular price: $3.99)

One morning, my husband and I discover a tiny, overweight man trapped inside a fish oil pill. After carefully extracting him from the supplement's casing, we learn of the astonishing events that lead to his encapsulation, his experiences of involuntary teleportation, and the dream that kept him alive. Together, we embark on a journey to return him to his rightful size and place in the world, but not before Nikita Khrushchev shows up in our apartment and Raoul Wallenberg returns from the past.

The story of Nicky Chase: Man in a Fish Oil Pill is a story of human transformation, of following your dream, of the road ...
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Miri's Song, by Eleanor Stem
As a prostitute, Miri unlawfully plies her trade during the Roman occupation of Palestine. She hates her life, and knowing she will eventually get caught, allows men to gather loudly at her door. Soon after, the authorities drag her to a quarry to be stoned, but moments before her death, Joshua saves her. He introduces her into his world, a place where he teaches a new spiritual philosophy to the multitude.

Miri is soon swept into a magnitude of emotions ranging from profound self-loathing to the joys of love—love for a man who has only weeks to live. Bound on this earth by human frailty, she listens to his mysterious, but confusing teachings. As Joshua's mistress, and later, his wife, she finally realizes the beauty of his d...
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Keepsake (The Distinguished Rogues Book 5), by Heather Boyd
*** Pre-order Special - $0.99 cents for a limited time (Regular Digital List Price $3.99) ***

A BATTLE OF WILLS…

When the Marquess of Taverham married at eighteen, he was certain his life would be smooth and well ordered—right up till the moment his exuberant bride ran away on their wedding night, never to be seen again. Ten years later, when Kit is finally prepared to set his rash marriage aside by having his wife declared dead, she makes a shocking return, still beautiful but distrustful, and once more throws his life off-balance by refusing to live with him and resume their marriage.

…A WAR OF PASSION

Despite some lingering attraction, Miranda Reed has no love left for the heartl...
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The RIGHT GUY: Romance Suspense (THE RUN Series), by M K HUNT
Every girl wants the right guy. Competition is immense for the good ones. So how does a girl prove to the right guy that she's the right girl for him? Some girls will go through hell to prove it, and that is what this girl did, and then some....
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Best Served Frozen, by Gerald Hansen
Revenge may be a dish best served cold, but hardened mother of seven Fionnuala Flood plans on serving hers up frozen. Or so she thinks.

The bells are ringing out in Derry, Northern Ireland, as the Catholic Floods and the Protestant Riddells prepare for the pairing in matrimony of their families and a bridging of the gap between the two sniping communities. But some are not best pleased, and it might be more a case of For Whom The Bell Tolls.

What is the price to be paid for a mother's love? For daughter Dymphna and son Lorcan, dangerously high. Fionnuala is already furious Dymphna has put her arch nemesis, Ursula Barnett, on the wedding list. Then beloved son Lorcan, fresh out of prison, announces he's emigrating ...
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