Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Books from KBoards authors (Tuesday Mar 17)

The Writers' Cafe on KBoards is one of the busiest places around for discussions about ebooks, writing, and self-publishing. Today we're pleased to feature twelve books from the pens of authors who participate in KBoards. Take a browse through the books below and discover some great reading material from our community of authors!

And for more reading ideas, check out our searchable page of Books by KB Authors!

Books from KBoards Authors
Undersold: A New Adult Billionaire Romance, by B. B. Hamel
Amy Woodall has it bad. Her father is dying of cancer, her job barely pays the bills, she has crushing student loans, and the psychological pressure is taking its toll.

Things change when she begins an innocent text flirtation with a man she meets online. Billionaire Shane Green is beautiful, passionate, and rich in a way Amy can barely comprehend. He's also obsessed with his privacy, and he'll do anything to protect the people he cares about from the spotlight. When Shane's company buys Amy's fledgling business, she finds herself torn between family, career, lust, and love, with no easy way out.

There are new rules now, rules that dominate Amy's thoughts. She must learn to embrace her lust or else risk losing eve...
The Flirting Games: # 1 (Free!), by Stella Wilkinson
Eleanor Parkhurst is determined to get in the way of Nathaniel Naverly seducing her sweet cousin Rose. Nate has a history of treating girls badly and Ellie suspects his intentions are far from honorable. Getting Nate to switch his attention to her seemed like a good plan, but Ellie didn’t foresee that she might have to protect her own heart from his schemes as well. The game is proving a challenge. Midnight meetings, fighting or kissing, it’s all part of the fun of flirting. Set in an English boarding school, Ellie discovers that boys are more complicated than classes, and you have to play the game well or you might just get played!

Young Adult Romantic Comedy - Suitable Age Range: 12 - 18+ yrs. The Flirting Games is a nove...
Seven Days of Friday (Women of Greece Book 1), by Alex A. King
Seven Days of Friday opens with Days of the Week underwear and closes with a forty-year-old secret that refuses to stay submerged.

Thirty-four-year-old Vivi Tyler is living her nightmare: gay husband, self-harming teenager, melodramatic mother. They’re picking apart her sanity, one stitch at a time. She’s crawling along rock bottom when the arrival of a mysterious package opens a new door to a new country. A desperate Vivi dives headfirst into the quicksand that is Greece—her parents’ birthplace.

But it’s a paradise far from perfect, and instead of the new beginning she covets, Vivi discovers trouble is determined to keep her in its pocket. Soon she’s fighting for her daughter’s life in a Greek hosp...
Fire Nectar, by Faleena Hopkins
Fire Nectar 1 and 2 are interchangeable (either can be read first). They're the personal stories of three enigmatic vampires before they come together in Part 3. This is Daniella's story. Part 2 is Joshua's and William's. Enjoy...

In Botox'd Los Angeles, you can't tell who's human and who's been living for two hundred years. Daniella Harcourt has been able to hide what she is, walking among mortals as though one of them. But being a vampire in a world that doesn't believe in you and would kill you if it did, can be a torturous eternity.
She's bursting at the seams, dying for some excitement, and when she meets a bartender at a new bar called Nectar, she's drawn to him like a moth to a deadly flame...

Spiritus, a Paranormal Romance (Book #1), by Dana Michelle Burnett
The Kindle Best Selling Paranormal Romance Series by Dana Michelle Burnett

A love that refuses to die...

"As I watched him vanish into a soft mist that faded away, I knew that he was no ordinary spirit...I knew that he was a dangerous entity that could be in some corner of another realm planning his revenge, but I also knew that I was hopelessly in love with him."

When Becca moves into her ancestral home in Corydon, Indiana, her life takes a puzzling and thrilling turn when she meets the ghost haunting the halls. As the seductive spirit lures her closer and closer, she learns about her own past and starts to understand that some mistakes are meant to last.

Becca McAllis...
Gastien: The Cost of the Dream: A Caddy Rowland Historical Family Saga/Drama (The Gastien Series Book 1), by Caddy Rowland
Gastien has dreams far bigger than a mere peasant has a right to. When he flees the farm for Paris, the late nineteenth century bohemian era is in full swing. Color has always called to him, beseeching him to capture it on canvas and show people a new way of seeing things. His father belittled his dream of being an artist and tried to beat him into giving it up. The dream wouldn't die, but Gastien would have had he not left.

He also yearns to become a great lover. After the years of anguish he has endured at the hand of his father, it would be heaven to feel pleasure instead of pain.

However, the city of Paris has a ruthless agenda. Unless a man has money and connections, Paris unfeelingly crus...
Across the Universe, by Beth Revis
Book 1 in the New York Times bestselling trilogy, perfect for fans of Battlestar Gallactica and Prometheus!

WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO SURVIVE ABOARD A SPACESHIP FUELED BY LIES?

Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the spaceship Godspeed. She has left her boyfriend, friends--and planet--behind to join her parents as a member of Project Ark Ship. Amy and her parents believe they will wake on a new planet, Centauri-Earth, three hundred years in the future. But fifty years before Godspeed's scheduled landing, cryo chamber 42 is mysteriously unplugged, and Amy is violently woken from her frozen slumber.

Someone tried to murder her.

Now, Amy is caught inside an en...
Boogaloos: Even The Dead Get Mail, by Douglas E Wright
From Douglas E Wright comes a supernatural tale of love, loss, and mortality.

They watch . . .

A few years from retirement, Crozier Buck wants nothing more than to spend his remaining days in the dead letter department, out of sight, out of mind in the building’s basement.

They wait . . .

In the dead letter department, something is waiting for Crozier . . . something that doesn’t recognize his unrealized abilities, something that is willing to kill.

They KILL . . .

Crozier unwittingly awakens a dormant presence hell-bent on claiming a new guardian. And in its wake secrets are revealed .....
That's when he is forced to confront a frightening destiny .....
Arcane (The Arinthian Line Book 1), by Sever Bronny
"Every time I start to think I have read everything good, I stumble across a gem like this." --Amazon reviewer

"Just couldn't put it down ... was going to read for an hour or two and ended up staying up all night." --Amazon reviewer

Warlocks before their time ...

Fourteen-year-old Augum and friends Bridget and Leera dream of becoming warlocks. But with a kingdom in total chaos, it will take courage, sacrifice, and an iron will to make that dream come true.

The Lord of the Legion, a vicious tyrant, has overthrown the king in a relentless and murderous quest for seven mythic artifacts--and...
No Such Thing As Werewolves: Deathless Book 1, by Chris Fox
WARNING: May Contain Werewolves.

A pyramid predating all known cultures appears without warning. Its discovery throws into question everything we know about the origins of mankind.

Inside lies incredible technology, proof of a culture far more advanced than our own. Something dark lurks within, eager to resume a war as old as mankind. When it is unleashed it heralds the end of our species’ reign.

A plague of werewolves spreads across the world. A sunspot larger than anything in recorded history begins to grow. Yet both pale in comparison to the true threat, the evil the werewolves were created to fight.

"It's like Indiana Jones went through the Stargate and ended up in Aliens ver...
Fire & Ice (Icefire Trilogy Book 1), by Patty Jansen
Book 1 of this dark fantasy series is free.

Deep under the City of Glass in the frozen southern land, an age-old machine called the Heart of the City radiates a power which locals call icefire. Most citizens are immune to it, but a few, always born with physical disabilities, can bend it to their will. For fifty years, the ruling Eagle Knights, who fly on the back of giant birds, have killed these Imperfects, fearing the return of the old royal family, who used icefire to cut out people's hearts, turning them into ghostly servitors.
The old king's grandson Tandor only sees the good things icefire brought: power and technology now forgotten while the people of the south live in dire poverty. He's had enough of seeing his ...
Newlander - Arrivals (The Newlander Book 1), by David Dire
Part One of the Dystopian Fiction Series, Newlander:

Finding out his identity is only his first barrier, but when an unknown man finds himself trapped on an island, a whole other set of problems find him. The future and the past seem to be indistinguishable from one another on The Island of Stability, and his everyday life is set on a course he has no control over, a course that if he goes against it, could lead to fatal results...

How can the citizens already recognize him, when he can't even recognize himself? And why are there women who have taken a particular interest in him, one with power, and one with seeming compassion, a woman installed in his world, but to what end? To spy, or to pacify?

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