Signatures

Signatures by James A. Hetley

by James A. Hetley
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-472-7

John Patterson thinks he damn well earned his pension. He survived more than twenty years as a police forensic wizard, tracking down and fighting the worst that criminal magic could throw at him. If he could only retire the nightmares, as well.

Some of those nightmares feature Albert Kratz, alias Albertus Magnus, a psychopathic criminal mage Patterson trapped in a burning building years ago. So why is a dead man leaving his unique magical signature on the grisly “artistic” murder of a diplomatic courier?

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A Mindy Klasky Sampler

A Mindy Klasky Sampler by Mindy Klasky

24 Free Tastes: Passion. Fun. Adventure.
by Mindy Klasky
$0.00 (Sampler) ISBN 978-1-61138-478-9

Passion: The Diamond Brides Series–nine tales of white-hot love set against the backdrop of the Raleigh Rockets baseball team. A May-December romance that scorches the sheets and the boardroom… A twice-jilted bride determined to throw away her “good-girl” status so she can have some fun… A girl next door who turns out to be much more… Short, hot contemporary romance novels, each with a guaranteed happy ever after.
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Hostage

Hostage by Rachel Manija Brown and Sherwood Smith

The Change Book Two
by Rachel Manija Brown and Sherwood Smith
$4.95 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-471-0

Welcome back to Las Anclas, a frontier town in the post-apocalyptic Wild West. In Las Anclas, the skull-faced sheriff possesses superhuman strength, the doctor can speed up time, and the squirrels can teleport sandwiches out of your hands.

In book one, Stranger, teenage prospector Ross Juarez stumbled into town half-dead, bringing with him a precious artifact, a power no one has ever had before, and a whole lot of trouble—including an invasion by Voske, the king of Gold Point. The town defeated Voske’s army, with the deciding blow struck by Ross, but at a great cost.
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The Rapture Effect

The Rapture Effect by Jeffrey A. Carver

by Jeffrey A. Carver
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-479-6 

War between the stars.

It was started by an AI, and few humans even knew there was a war at all. But now people are dying, not just robots and aliens—and the AI wants it to stop. But a war is easier to start than to stop, and the computer can’t alter its course without outside help. When the Gnostic Control System searches for conspirators, it chooses its friends carefully…

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The Boy from the Burren

The Boy from the Burren by Sheila GIlluly

The First Book of the Painter
by Sheila Gilluly
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-463-5

Aengus, a hard-bitten young thief with a gift for sand painting, expects a fine new life of adventuring when his drunken father sells him to Bruchan, a wandering storyteller.

But instead of illustrating his new master’s tales at fairs, Aengus finds himself embroiled in a desperate secret war. For Bruchan leads an embattled religious community which is fighting to keep alive their secret knowledge and ancient way of life. Threatening them are the fanatical Brotherhood of the Wolf, servants of the Wild Fire, who ruthlessly hunt all such heretics.
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Deverry: Three Tales

Deverry: Three Tales by Katharine Kerr

by Katharine Kerr
$1.49 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-476-5

Three stories from Katharine Kerr’s world of Deverry, including one that has never seen print before:

“The Bargain”
“The Lass from Far Away”
“The Honor of the Thing” (Original)

Rebel Dreams

Rebel Dreams by Patricia Rice

by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-460-4

Bostonian Evelyn Wellington has always worked in her father’s prosperous warehouse. After his death, she has no choice except to continue her masculine occupation to feed her family. But the discovery that one of her major suppliers is shipping smuggled goods to avoid the new taxes endangers her family and livelihood.

Alex Hampton, heir presumptive to the Earl of Cranville and the earl’s shipping partner, has reluctantly left his comfortable London home to uncover the traitor using his ships for smuggling. He’s quite prepared to rake the complaining warehouse owner over the coals… until he’s stunned by a highly improper beauty in breeches.

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Moon Dreams

Moon Dreams by Patricia Rice

by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-459-8

Raised in rural isolation, Alyson Hampton is bereft after the death of her aristocratic English grandfather. Introduced to society, she is horrified to learn that her illegitimacy–and the wealth she’s inherited–leave her a target for fortune hunters. Fleeing the only home she’s ever known, she nearly falls prey to her devilish cousin, until a dashing Scotsman comes to her rescue.

Thanks to the hated English, Rory, Laird Maclean, is the last of his family. He is a wanted rebel in England, a smuggler in the Americas, and intent on buying back his former home.
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Triple Play III

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Diamond Brides
by Mindy Klasky
$7.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-469-7

A boxed set of hot baseball romances.

Three hot contemporary baseball romances by USA Today bestselling author Mindy Klasky, in one sizzling volume.

From Left Field: Left fielder Adam Sartain and Haley Thurman (literally the girl next door) are engaged in a bidding war on the neighboring Reeves Farm. He wants to develop condos, and she wants to house her no-kill animal shelter.
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The Spirit Gate

The Spirit Gate by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff

by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-448-2

The magic of Polia is broken, the delicate connection between its male and female elements, sundered. Blame for this and other calamities both natural and political has long been laid at the feet of the White Mothers–rare adepts who can handle both male and female elements. The young widow, Kassia Telek, is one such woman. Barred from the legitimate use of her talents, she peddles herbs in the town square to feed herself and her son, Beyla . . . until, one day, she comes to the attention of Master Lukasha, head of Polia’s foremost center of arcane learning.
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Kokopelli and the Virgin

Kokopelli and the Virgin by Pati Nagle

by Pati Nagle
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-466-6
A BVC Original

A story of miracles and visions, set in the fertile but endangered Rio Grande Valley.

Rosa Marquez and Sean Carpenter have two things in common: they’re both native New Mexicans, and they’re both seeing visions. Rosa encounters the mythical flute-playing hunchback Kokopelli on a hike in Albuquerque’s Petroglyph National Monument. Sean sees the Virgin of Guadalupe in the dry, barren bed of the Santa Fe River.

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The Infinite Sea

The Infinite Sea by Jeffrey A. Carver

Book 3 of The Chaos Chronicles
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-464-2

Beneath an alien sea!

Flung to an alien ocean world, John Bandicut and his companions find themselves plunged into the deep-sea realm of the Neri. What will they find in the Neri’s failing undersea city, or in the terrifying object of the deep abyss? Book 3 of The Chaos Chronicles continues the hard-SF saga inspired by chaos theory–with an all-new Afterword by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity’s End.

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Three Dogs, a Horse, and a Cat

Three Dogs, a Horse, and a Cat

Five tales of animals and love
by Jill Zeller
$3.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-462-8

A dog brings harmony to a choral group. A horse kick-starts a young man’s life. And peace comes to a broken love affair through a cat named Klaatu. Each of the five short stories in this collection describes us as we are forced to face our weaknesses—and our strengths—through our love for pets.

Futures Near and Far

Futures Near and Far by Dave Smeds

by Dave Smeds
$4.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-456-7

A future where murder is only a misdemeanor. A colony world where humans can remain only if they are worthy of their tenancy. A woman who journeys to postapocalytic Africa in search of her childhood best friend. Welcome to a dozen tales of futures near and far, transformative or lethal, prospects to show us who we are.

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Speculative Journeys

Speculative Journeys by Irene Radford

by Irene Radford
$3.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-432-1

In Speculative Journeys, Irene Radford extends her short story collections into science fiction and contemporary fantasy with fourteen tales both old and new.
Why is time-travel reserved for wealthy tourists and forbidden to historians?

Can a spaceship captain keep secrets from her communication officer who speaks every language in the universe–even ones without words?

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Stung

Stung by Pari Noskin

A Darnda Jones Mystery
by Pari Noskin
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-455-0

Introducing a new, fun and thought-provoking series from Agatha-award finalist Pari Noskin.

Meet Darnda Jones, one of the stars of television’s popular Psychic 911. She’s made a name for herself because of a special skill: Darnda can communicate with nonhumans. Now she works as a natural pest controller to the rich and famous. Think of her as the Pied Piper of the insect, animal and plant world. In all, things couldn’t be better. Who knew that working at a high-society wedding in one of Houston’s toniest suburbs could change all that with a single, well placed bullet?
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Monstrous Beauty

Monstrous Beauty by Marie Brennan

by Marie Brennan
$0.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-435-2

Seven tales of supernatural horror . . .

A maiden in a tower. A grandmother in a cottage. A stranger at a ball. None of them are what they seem, in this collection of very brief stories from fantasy author Marie Brennan. The dark forest of fairy tales hides things more perilous than wolves and wicked stepmothers. Are you prepared for what you’ll find?

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The Clovis Incident

The Clovis Incident by Pari Noskin

A Sasha Solomon Mystery
by Pari Noskin
(writing as Pari Noskin Taichert)
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-454-3

Meet Sasha Solomon, PR pro and native Albuquerquean who always seems to attract the quirkiest clients. In this Agatha-Award nominated novel, Sasha is on the road to Clovis, New Mexico, to bid on a job with the local Chamber of Commerce. Little does she expect to encounter space aliens . . . and murder!

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Center Stage

Center Stage by Mindy Klasky

Diamond Brides #8
by Mindy Klasky
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-442-0

Actress Lindsey Ormond has always followed the rules – be nice, keep quiet, and never, ever get involved with a bad boy. But her good behavior has yielded lousy results – she was just left at the altar for the second time in two years.

Raleigh Rockets center fielder Ryan Green keeps life simple – play ball, have fun, and keep an eye on his recently widowed father. When Ryan attends Lindsey’s disaster of a wedding, another sizzling task hits his to-do list – help Lindsey learn how to break the rules.
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Triple Play II

Triple Play II by Mindy Klasky

A Boxed Set of Hot Baseball Romances
by Mindy Klasky
$7.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-451-2

Three hot contemporary baseball romances by Mindy Klasky, in one sizzling volume:

Second Thoughts: In an unexpected reunion, career-driven second baseman Nick Durban discovers that he is the father of photographer Jamie Martin’s six-year-old daughter, but Jamie can’t trust the ex-fiance who walked out on her years before.
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Star Rigger’s Way

Star Rigger's Way by Jeffrey A. Carver

A Novel of the Star Rigger Universe
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-449-9

Adrift in space!

His shipmates dead, star rigger Gev Carlyle is adrift in the Flux, the subjective hyperspace that carries ships between the stars. His lone companion, and sole hope for survival, is a suicidal catlike alien named Cephean. Only a compatible rigger team, their visions meshed in psychic unity, can safely harness the turbulent currents of the Flux—and Carlyle’s ship is sailing inexorably toward the deadly maelstrom of the Hurricane Flume.

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Panglor

Panglor by Jeffrey A. Carver

Book 1 of the Star Rigger Universe
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-447-5

Blackmailed!

Wrongly discredited as a space pilot, Panglor Balef is doomed to die in space, if sheer luck doesn’t bring him through. But luck has never been in Panglor’s cards. Bad enough to be coerced into a mission of murder and suicide, he must also contend with Alo—a young woman, stowaway, and impossible companion.
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Giving Him Hell

Giving Him Hell by Jamie Quaid

A Saturn’s Daughter Novel
by Jamie Quaid
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-419-2

Tina Clancy is looking forward to a nice, quiet Christmas, but life has other plans for the newly-minted lawyer. As a Daughter of Saturn, Tina expects a healthy dose of crazy in the Zone, Baltimore’s roughest docklands. Sparkling holiday lights that spontaneously combust — check. Garden gnomes swimming in sauna-like snow melt — check. But when a blue blob crawls out of the red-hot sewer — that’s a bridge too far.
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Down the Stream of Stars

Down the Stream of Stars by Jeffrey A. Carver

Book Two of the Starstream
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$4.99  (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-423-9

Starstream!

A great interstellar migration has begun, down the grand, ethereal highway known as the starstream—from the remnant of the Betelgeuse supernova to the center of the Milky Way. Who could have predicted the wonders of the starstream, or the perils it would unleash—including the Throgs, shadowy beings of n-space that seem to understand only death and destruction?
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Rondo Allegro

Rondo Allegro by Sherwood Smith

by Sherwood Smith
$4.95 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-428-4

In Palermo, sixteen-year-old singer-in-training Anna Maria Ludovisi is married by her dying father to Captain Henry Duncannon, the Perennial Bachelor. Minutes after the wedding he sets sail.

The threat of French invasion causes Anna to flee to Paris. At the end of the Revolution, Napoleon Bonaparte is transforming France; Anna must transform herself into a professional singer in order to survive.
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From Left Field

From Left Field by Mindy Klasky

Diamond Brides #7
by Mindy Klasky
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-433-8

Adam Sartain is the face of the Rockets baseball franchise, a long-time left fielder with an easy-going attitude and a reputation for helping out in the community.

Haley Thurman is literally the girl next door; she and Adam grew up like siblings, raising hell and sneaking out for late-night hijinks at the neighboring Reeves Farm. Now, Haley dreams of buying the farm for her no-kill animal shelter.
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Sorcerer’s Feud

Sorcerer's Feud by Katharine Kerr

The Runemaster II
by Katharine Kerr
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-429-1

Old Secrets Wake.

Art student Maya Cantescu has always had secrets to keep — her mysterious disease that has turned her into something like a vampire, her father’s obsession with ritual magic, her own talents for the occult. Now, however, she has a secret far more dangerous than those: in self-defense, she killed a man with magic.

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