Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Book Discovery Day! (Tuesday Feb 23)

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!
Posh Bytes: BeautyWorld Tales of Whimsey and Woe, by C. Rose
"An engaging sci-fi dystopia of the drop-dead gorgeous." - Kirkus ReviewsFALL INTO POSH BYTES, WHERE EVERYONE IS BEAUTIFUL...

In a universe where anyone can choose to be beautiful, who really is? Appearances can be deceiving, and usually are. When reality is shaped by illusion, anything can happen.

Eye of the Beholder - Lavender is a woman who hasn't been able to get over the death of her spouse until the day she meets an unusual man who captures her heart. Will the secrets the two keep from one another jeopardize their budding relationship?

The Hawk - Sparrow is an astronaut whose world is turned upside down after an accident that claims...
                     
The Genetic Imperative, by P. Joseph Cherubino
Captain Nina Gaav is a soldier from an ancient race of Humanoids who are born to defend life in the Galaxy. They call themselves Advocate Warriors. She and her billions of sisters learn from birth that they must give their lives to protect and preserve sentient beings everywhere. They fight the Silicoids: beings capable of consuming entire planets with relentless hunger.

When Nina faces orders that threaten her existence as well as her way of life, she has questions Advocates are not allowed to ask. As the balance of life is changing, Nina faces impossible choices.

Does she follow the ancient ways of her kind, no matter the cost? Is there some new path to follow that reconciles duty and freedom? Nina is shocked to ...
                     
The Breakup Song, by E.M. Youman
FBI agent Nicole Wivner is getting ready to close in on her biggest case yet. That is if her boyfriend slash partner doesn’t screw it up. Kedile is nice for a paranoid, gun totting, undercover officer, but Nicole has plans of sunbathing in Miami without Kedile.
She just hasn’t told him yet. This time breaking up could be deadly....
                     
Letting Go: An Anthology of Attempts, by
A fascinating collection of life stories told by 30 authors from eight countries. They write of their attempts to move beyond crippling grief, free themselves of haunting memories, get out from under abusive relationships. They tell of their struggles – often painful, sometimes funny - to let go of everything from a fear of horses, to old family homes, and piles of books and papers.

“The question in the air is: Does the inability to let go of ideas, people, places and things sometimes drag one down? I believe readers will find answers to that question in the many thoughtful essays in this collection, which show us that freeing oneself by letting go is not only possible but often necessary for enjoying the fullness of lif...
                     
Blood Flow, by B.E. Sanderson
Agent Randi Kruz knows Project Hermes is killing people. But the government won’t allow anything to hamper their plans for microchipping the populace. Despite numerous threats against her, she has to uncover the truth before anyone else dies. Locating the madmen responsible will be difficult. Stopping them might be impossible.

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The highest levels of the government believe Project Hermes is the best way to control America’s immigration problem. A simple microchip carrying a citizen’s information will allow officials to sort out who belongs—and who doe...
                     
From Siberia With Love: A Women's Fiction Novel (Romance and Adventure Book 1), by Ilana Cohen
Edith falls for a man from the other side of the world. The impulse and passion he has brought to her world will turn her life upside down.
After Edith's husband dies, she invests herself in her day job at the bank when, one day, she is paid a visit by a handsome, mysterious man who will change her life forever.
Alex, a charismatic and brilliant scientist of Russian origin, immediately dazzles Edith with his wealth, achievements and style. She listens attentively as he narrates the memories of his childhood in Siberia - a previous life in a distant world, hard to imagine and impossible to ignore. Edith is blinded by his shimmering presence, but Alex is married.
>>>An invisible thread connects the two strang...
                     
Romance: Regency Romance: Loving The Duke (Scandals And Scoundrels Regency Book), by Jayna Small
It is common knowledge that girl’s worth is solely based upon her beauty. That’s why Sophia’s father is sure that he will get a good deal for his daughter. He’s got a problem standing in his way though, Sophia. She’s not like the other girls. She wants to be free to make her own choices in life. So, when her father finally finds a suitable husband for her will she behave herself, or will she mess things up once and for all?

Warning: contains sexually explicit content suitable for ages 18 and over only...
                     
A Soldier Finds Grace: A Christian Military Romance, by Katherine St. Clair
A Christian military romance set during World War II that will touch your heart
Matthew Finley and William Sawyer have become fast friends as they face the realities of being US soldiers in 1944 Germany. One dark, cloudy night, with everything to lose, they face an enemy-populated Hürtgen Forest. But Matthew has brought a weapon more powerful than any gun could ever be. He has brought his faith.
Matthew’s sister, Grace, is a combat nurse working in a fast-paced field hospital along the front lines. Her body is tired and bruised, and her mind is exhausted from the non-stop barrage of new patients, but her spirit has held steady. She finds herself constantly saying small prayers for the men in her care. She always fee...
                     

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for helping readers discover Letting Go: An Anthology of Attempts!

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