Linda Nagata

Linda Nagata is the author of many novels and short stories including The Bohr Maker, winner of the Locus Award for best first novel, and the Nebula-award-winning novella “Goddesses.” Her story “Nahiku West” was a finalist for the 2013 Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award. Though best known for science fiction, she writes fantasy too, exemplified by her “scoundrel lit” series Stories of the Puzzle Lands. Her newest novel, The Red: First Light, became the first self-published novel to be nominated for the Nebula and John W. Campbell Memorial Awards. It will be re-released by Saga Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, in 2015. Linda is a long-time resident of Hawaii, where she’s been a writer, a mom, a programmer of database-driven websites, and lately an independent publisher. She lives with her husband in their home on the island of Maui. Find her online at MythicIsland.com.

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Memory

Memory by Linda Nagata

by Linda Nagata
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-8-8

[A] kick ass big idea, hard SF novel…Yes, I’m raving. But I seriously love this book.
Tobias Buckell

Nominated for the John W. Campbell Memorial Award.

A quest, a puzzle, and multiple lives:

On an artificial world with a forgotten past, floods of “silver” rise in the night like fog, rewriting the landscape and consuming those caught in its cold mists. Seventeen-year-old Jubilee knows that no one ever returns from the silver–but then a forbidding stranger appears, asking after her beloved brother, lost long ago to a silver flood. Could he still be alive? And why does the silver rise ever higher, threatening to drown the world? Jubilee pursues the truth on a quest to unlock the memory of a past reaching back farther than she ever imagined.

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The Dread Hammer

The Dread Hammer by Linda Nagata

Stories of the Puzzle Lands – Book 1
by Linda Nagata
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-937197-08-7

A tale of love, war, murder, marriage, and fate.

He lurks beside the forest road, a charming, well-armed young murderer, not altogether human. She draws near, a contrary shepherdess fleeing an unwanted marriage. When he overhears her prayer for help, whispered to the Dread Hammer, he decides to grant it — and love takes him by surprise. But love soon proves a greater challenge than murder.
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Hepen The Watcher

Hepen The Watcher by Linda Nagata

Stories of the Puzzle Lands – Book 2
by Linda Nagata
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-937197-09-4

A tale of exile, rebellion, fidelity, and fire.

The demon Dismay’s murderous nature earns him the ire of his beloved wife, who sends him away in a fit of temper. In his exile he ventures south into the land of Lutawa, drawn there by the prayers of abused and desperate women who beg him to grant them vengeance against the men who cruelly rule their lives — and Dismay is pleased to do it.
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Skye Object 3270a

Skye Object 3270a by Linda Nagata

by Linda Nagata
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-4-0

High-tech, far-future, science fiction adventure for advanced middle grade and YA readers.

Skye was found as an infant, adrift in a lifepod in an isolated star system. Now she’s a bold teen who wants to know where she came from. Helping in her search for answers are best friend Zia, handsome young astronomer Devi, and the courageous Buyu Mkolu. Their adventure will take them from their high-tech home to an alien wilderness and then up, to the dangerously fascinating zone of high orbit.

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Goddesses & Other Stories

Book cover for Goddesses & Other Stories by Linda Nagata

by Linda Nagata
$4.99 (Short Story Collection) 
ISBN 978-1-937197-05-6

Ten science fiction stories by acclaimed author Linda Nagata, including the Nebula Award winning novella “Goddesses.” This collection brings together for the first time Nagata’s short fiction, originally published in Analog Science Fiction & Fact, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, More Amazing Stories, and SciFi.com.
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Tech-Heaven

Tech-Heaven by Linda Nagata

A Prequel to the Nanotech Succession
by Linda Nagata
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-0-2

For Katie Kishida, the nanotechnology revolution begins with an act of love.

Katie is a young mother with a successful career and a loving marriage, when her perfect life is shattered by the sudden death of her husband, Tom. Putting her faith in a science that hasn’t been invented yet, Katie has Tom’s body placed in cryonic suspension—frozen in liquid nitrogen against a time when advances in nanotechnology might heal his injuries and restore his life.
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The Bohr Maker

Book cover for The Bohr Maker by Linda Nagata

Book 1 of the Nanotech Succession
by Linda Nagata
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-1-9

An award-winning novel of nanotechnology, adventure, and high-tech revolution.

Nanotechnology saturates the world. It makes possible glittering orbital cities. But strict laws regulate its use, and death follows for those caught in violation. The threat of death means little though, to a man already condemned to die. Nikko–post human, genetically engineered to survive in space, and desperate to escape his fate–steals a forbidden nanomachine. But the theft goes awry and the nanomachine escapes into the wild–igniting a desperate race to contain it before the definition of “human” changes for all time.
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Deception Well

Book cover for Deception Well by Linda Nagata

Book 2 of the Nanotech Succession
by Linda Nagata
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-2-6

In a war of belief, faith is a virus, and it’s spreading fast.

Remnants of an alien nanotechnology infest the surface of the planet, Deception Well, giving rise to deadly plagues that make the Well uninhabitable—or so most believe. Jupiter Apolinario saw it differently. He believed the planet was host to an ancient, alien mechanism of transformation meant to embrace all life forms
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Vast

Book cover for Vast by Linda Nagata

Book 3 of The Nanotech Succession
by Linda Nagata
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-3-3

In pursuit of vengeance across time and space…

Aboard Null Boundary, a giant starship thousands of years old, four survivors of an ancient alien war are making a desperate journey: Lot, son of a fiery prophet and carrier of an insidious virus that spreads a cult-like religious mania among those it infects; Urban, Lot’s boyhood friend from the city of Silk, and a man in search of challenge and adventure
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Limit of Vision

Book cover for Limit of Vision by Linda Nagata

by Linda Nagata
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-9831100-6-4

Survive long enough, and strangeness becomes cliché.

Virgil Copeland, Randall Panwar, and Gabrielle Villanti are all brilliant young biotechnologists, working together on an artificial life-form affectionately known as “LOVs,” an acronym for Limit Of Vision, because in size LOVs are just at the boundary of what the human eye can easily see. LOVs contain bioengineered human neurons. They enhance brain function when implanted in test animals. Experimentation on humans is, of course, highly illegal.
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