Friday, October 10, 2014

Book Discovery! (Friday Oct 10)

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!
Johnny Graphic and the Attack of the Zombies (Johnny Graphic Adventures Book 2), by D. R. Martin
The Pulse-Pounding Sequel to Johnny Graphic and the Etheric Bomb...

Fresh from saving the lives of millions of people, Johnny Graphic and his friends are drawn into another rip-roaring ghost adventure.

This time an army of monstrous bog zombies has appeared out of nowhere to ravage the northern counties of the Royal Kingdom. They’re rampaging, burning, and smashing everything in sight. And they're capturing kids for reasons too terrible to even contemplate. Johnny, his best friend Nina Bain, and his sister Mel are summoned to help defeat the evil genius thought to be behind this nefarious plot. Percy Rathbone! The very same ghost who created the etheric bomb. Who nearly destroyed Johnny's hometown. And who was th...
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Idle Thoughts, by Vaughan W. Smith
If you were used as a tool for murder and then paid afterwards, what would you do next?

A man wakes with no idea who he is and what he's involved in. Thrust into a world of intrigue and mystery he must rely on his instincts to survive.

Idle Thoughts is a story of discovery. Follow along as the mysterious storyteller uncovers the secrets of his past, the events he is involved in and the rare artifacts that seem to be at the heart of it all.

Can you solve the riddle of the artifacts and unlock the true meaning of Idle Thoughts?
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Psych Ward Zombies, by James Novus

The patients of Eldemere Psychiatric Hospital are turning into zombies, and the hospital’s poorly designed security system has trapped everyone inside.
A group of unlikely heroes must rely on their wits, luck, and at least one straitjacket to survive until help can arrive the following day.

A dwarf psychiatrist, a fitness-obsessed nurse, and a professional wrestler unite in to save the hospital’s juvenile patients from the raging horde of ghouls. Their quest will bring them face to face with a legion of undead patients, zombified psychiatrists, deranged administrators, and one fiendishly handsome serial killer.

Approximately 52,000 words.
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Demon Frenzy, by Harvey Click
Sometimes going home again is a lot like going to hell.

Searching for her lost brother, Amy Jackson returns to her isolated hometown in the Appalachian Mountains. But Blackwood has changed. Now it’s run by a mysterious drug lord who has something more lethal than guns to protect him. He has demons—more vicious, venomous demons than even Hieronymus Bosch ever dreamed of—and after Amy witnesses an unspeakable atrocity he unleashes all the frenzied furies of hell against her. Soon she is stalked by snakewalkers, herky-jerkies, toadfaces, listeners, harpies, centicreepers, and the sinister crying man, who weeps while he torments his victims.
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Murder in the Arboretum (Cold Creek Book 2), by Christa Nardi
Another murder in small town Cold Creek has tensions rising. Clive Johnson, the groundskeeper at Cold Creek College, is a convenient scapegoat for a police chief who seeks an easy solution. Convinced Chief Pfeiffe has it all wrong, professor and psychologist Sheridan Hendley sets out to help prove Clive's innocence. But not everyone is pleased by her enthusiastic search for the truth. Just as her life is looking up personally, it looks like she might be the next victim....
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The Aura: A Kate Benedict Paranormal Mystery, by Carrie Bedford

"...a terrific book with a likable protagonist, skilled plotting and a supernatural spin. This gripping mystery had me hooked from the first chapter." -Janet Dawson, author of the Jeri Howard series


Life spins out of control for London architect Kate Benedict when suddenly, she sees a dancing aura above certain people’s heads that seems to signal death. Suddenly she’s psychic It can't be! Psychic’s not acceptable in her circle, where the supernatural is strictly for the superstitious. And yet…people are dying. People close to her.

Kate's tentative...
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Restitution (The Tom McLean Mysteries Book 2), by David M Wynn
When family history turns into life or death....

In 1940, a British tanker was sunk in the Indian Ocean and the crew taken aboard a German surface raider. In the close confines of the ship, a secret mission, undertaken on the instructions of Heinrich Himmler, is revealed.

When Tom McLean discovers the journal recording his Grandfather's time as a merchant seaman, he embarks on a mission to follow the trail left for him, and to find the location of the secret that was so important to the Nazi leader.

As Tom searches for information online, it soon becomes evident that he is not the only one interested in the movements of the ship on which his Grandfather was transported to North Africa as a prisoner of war.
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The Christian & Brina Collection, by Judith Post
Christian and his friends use their medieval magicks to battle vampire hordes, dragons, and plagues.

Includes the novellas Uncommon Allies, Keeper of Dragons, Lone Drifter, One Spare Serfdom, and two NEW novellas: Training the Healer and Sisterly Love.

Most serfdoms burn witches. Christian welcomes them, but then, he has magic of his own. He needs more than his own powers, though, to defeat the enemies that attack his lands. In these six novellas, he faces vampire hordes and a dragon army, led by a fierce female warrior. He defends a harpie and welcomes a werewolf into his castle. He even teams up with a sin eater with surprising results. Christian's serfdom welcomes more...
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