Bear Daughter

Bear Daughter by Judith Berman

by Judith Berman
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-0-99582-401-0

Until Cloud is twelve years old, she is a neglected bear cub wandering the town ruled by King Rumble. Cloud’s unexpected transformation into a human girl, with no memory of what came before, enrages Rumble, and she is forced to flee from his malevolent wizard. Her only hope of survival is a terrifying quest to free the spirits of her dead brothers.

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Darkly Human

Darkly Human by Laura Anne Gilman

by Laura Anne Gilman
$2.99 (Story Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-650-9
A BVC Original

Alien landscapes. Run-down pool halls. Modern kitchens. Ghost-ridden memorials. There are shadows everywhere, housing the dark things that make us human.

Love. Hate. Fear. Hope.
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In London’s Shadow: An Onyx Court Omnibus

In London's Shadow by Marie Brennan

An Onyx Court Omnibus
by Marie Brennan
$9.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-651-6

Welcome to the first two centuries of the Onyx Court.

For centuries a faerie court has hidden itself beneath London: a place of shadows and intrigue, where the city’s immortal inhabitants can watch and manipulate the mortals above. Through two royal dynasties, through rebellions and plots, through war and plague and fire, the Onyx Court endures.
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Survival Instinct

Survival Instinct by Doranna Durgin

The Hunter Agency
by Doranna Durgin
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-640-0

Dear Ellen,
I miss you terribly, and I’m sorry you’re dead. I wish it weren’t my fault.

Karin Sommers finally escaped the grifter’s life of her childhood. Now she lives as her sister Ellen, working Ellen’s small subsidence farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains and hiding from her past while she ponders her future.

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My Life So Far, by Pard

My Life So Far, by Pard, by Ursula K. Le Guin

an illustrated chapbook
by Ursula K. Le Guin
$2.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-647-9
A BVC Original

A thoughtful, truthful autobiography, translated from the Feline by Ursula K. Le Guin.

First appeared on Le Guin’s blog, and is now presented as an e-book, with many new comments and photographs of the handsome author in his characteristic white tie and tail.

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Twin Genius

Twin Genius by Patricia Rice

Family Genius Mystery #4
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-641-7
A BVC Original

Dastardly danger and disorder!

It’s Christmas in D.C., and rookie multimillionaire Anastasia Devlin is given the greatest gift of all — the arrival of her long-lost South African twin siblings, Juliana and Alexander. Of course, instead of gifts, the twins come bearing trouble that even the family’s new fortune can’t fix.
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8 rms, full bsmt

8 rms, full bsmt by Kristine Smith

by Kristine Smith
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-637-0

Before you sell your home, don’t forget to hire a housecleaner to remove all those nasty demonic presences.

Originally published in Misspelled, ed. Julie E. Czerneda. DAW (2008)

 

Continuing Education

Continuing Education by Kristine Smith

by Kristine Smith
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-636-3

You’re never too old to learn….

A woman seeking a new direction in life returns to school, and learns lessons she never imagined.

Originally published in The Modern Fae’s Guide to Surviving Humanity, ed. Joshua Palmatier and Patricia Bray. DAW (2012)

Dragons in the Earth

Dragons in the Earth by Judith Tarr

Book I of Horses of the Moon
by Judith Tarr
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-625-7
A BVC Original

Dragons sleep in the earth here.

Claire is barely scraping a living on her friend’s ranch near Tucson, Arizona. She looks after the long-abandoned horse facility, makes occasional attempts to resuscitate her academic career, and pays the bills, more or less, with her skills as an animal communicator.
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Lord Rogue

Lord Rogue by Patricia Rice

Rogues and Desperadoes Book 1
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-632-5

Philadelphia heiress Alicia Stanford has a thousand reasons never to trust a man again. Only, when she flees to hide her shame in the western wilderness, the tantalizing Mississippi keelboatman who takes her to freedom forcefully reminds her that she’s in a man’s world.

Originally published by New American Library (1989)

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Cheyenne’s Lady

Cheyenne's Lady by Patricia Rice

Rogues and Desperadoes Book 6
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-633-2

Maria Connolly has courage and beauty, but does she have what it takes to fight cattle thieves and a handsome but deadly gunfighter her father hired before he died?

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Storm of Reckoning

Storm of Reckoning by Doranna Durgin

Book 2 of The Reckoners
by Doranna Durgin
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-515-1

The Reckoners: A powerful ghostbuster raised by a spirit, her brilliantly eccentric backup team, a cat who isn’t a cat at all–and a fiercely driven, otherworldly bounty hunter turned battered exile, all of whom now face the consequences of their tangled worlds….


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The Usual Path to Publication

The Usual Path to Publication, ed. Shannon Page

27 stories about 27 ways in
by Shannon Page
$2.99 (Essay Anthology) ISBN 978-1-61138-601-1
A BVC Original

With as many “success stories” as there are authors, there is no usual path to publication. Here, for your edification and entertainment, are a double dozen (and more) examples.

An essay collection of the many Unusual, inspirational, bizarre, even dreadful tales of how writers actually got published — and how even that is not the end of the story.

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In Ashes Lie

In Ashes Lie by Marie Brennan

Book 2 of Onyx Court
by Marie Brennan
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-615-8

If two worlds cannot come together, London itself may not survive . . . .

ABOVE

It is the seventeenth century. For twenty years, the City of London has been torn apart: by war, by plague, by fire.

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Midnight Never Come

Midnight Never Come by Marie Brennan

Book 1 of Onyx Court
by Marie Brennan
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-609-7

A great light casts a great shadow . . . .

ABOVE

The year is 1590. The City of London flourishes, the most brilliant jewel in the crown of Elizabeth I, Gloriana, the Virgin Queen.

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Welcome to Witchlandia

Welcome to Witchlandia by Steven Popkes

by Steven Popkes
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-606-6
A BVC Original

Katelin is a witch flyer, one of the few able to ride a Stick with the power of her mind. She flies for the Boston Police Department in a world where any paranormal gift is rare, and supernatural abilities are treasured — and feared.

David Sabado has overcome mental illness to become one of the finest pianists in the country.
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Hair of the Dog

Hair of the Dog by Doranna Durgin

A Feral Darkness: A Short Story
by Doranna Durgin
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-616-5

One woman, one dog, one god…finding the line between justice and revenge.

Brenna Lynn Fallon grooms dogs, owns a Cardigan Welsh Corgi with a little something extra, and has a lifetime acquaintance with the ancient power once known as the Celtic god Nuadha. But there are responsibilities that come with being favored by a god, and the threats Brenna faces don’t always come from things supernatural…or even from outside herself.
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Hinky Chicago Omnibus #1

Hinky Chicago Omnibus 1 by Jennifer Stevenson

Book 1-3 of Hinky Chicago
by Jennifer Stevenson
$9.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-596-0

Discover the first three adventures of Jewel Heiss and her Hinky Squad as they battle the encroachment of magic on the city of Chicago!

Jewel goes undercover to bust a con artist and accidentally releases an incubus from his “treatment bed.”
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Heart of Fire

Heart of Fire by Doranna Durgin

by Doranna Durgin
$1.99 (Novelette) ISBN 978-1-61138-603-5

Leyana is a creature of beauty and fiery vengeance, driven by a bargain made on the night of her violent death and rebirth. Only a man of strong heart can survive her allure — while at the same time connecting deeply enough to free her from her shackles. Paul Campbell might be that man…

Or he might lose himself to her altogether.
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Magic in the Stars

Magic in the Stars - Patricia Rice

Unexpected Magic Book #1
by Patricia Rice
$7.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-577-9
A BVC Original

As an astrologer, Lady Azenor Dougall sadly realizes her stars are a danger to her beloved siblings and has banished herself from her Scots home. As the Malcolm family librarian, she dutifully creates zodiac charts for her often eccentric and mysterious relations–until the day she realizes a dire conjunction of planets spells a fatal threat in a distant branch of the family.

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