Ars Historica

Ars Historica by Marie Brennan

by Marie Brennan
$2.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-702-5
A BVC Original

The past is prologue . . .

Kit Marlowe. Guy Fawkes. Ada Lovelace. Kings and sailors and sainted nuns populate these seven stories of historical fantasy by award-winning author Marie Brennan. They span the ages from the second century B.C.E. to the nineteenth century C.E., from ancient Persia to the London of the Onyx Court. Discover the secret histories, hear the stories that have never been told — until now.

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The Aunt Paradox

The Aunt Paradox by Chris Dolley

Book 3 of Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries
by Chris Dolley
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-391-1

HG Wells has a problem.

His Aunt Charlotte has borrowed his time machine and won’t give it back. Now she’s rewriting history!

Reggie Worcester, gentleman’s consulting detective, and his automaton valet, Reeves, are hired to retrieve the time machine and put the timeline back together.
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Putting the Fun in Funeral

Putting the Fun in Funeral by Diana Pharaoh Francis

Everyday Disasters: Book 1
by Diana Pharaoh Francis
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-750-6
A BVC Original

Celebrating death never felt so good.

Beck Wyatt has always hated her mother–enough to kill her. As luck would have it, someone beats her to murdering Mommy Dearest and now Beck gets to plan the tackiest funeral the world has ever seen for the worst woman she’s ever known.

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Barefoot Pirate

Barefoot Pirate by Sherwood Smith - Cover Image

by Sherwood Smith
$3.00 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-053-8

With two bossy older sisters, Joe wishes for escape and adventure. Nan doesn’t have any friends, and is desperate to escape her bleak world.

Joe and Nan would never have spoken if they hadn’t both reached for the same odd little book on a shelf in their favorite part of the library, the adventure stories.

They agree to share it… and discover not just a story, but a promise that magic is real, and that someone from another world is needed to break a spell.

When the magic works, Joe is delighted to find himself in another world, one without school, homework—or obnoxious sisters.

Nan is even more thrilled, and determined to create a new life for her past, she tells a very small lie about her past … that she’s a princess.

Do they want to join Blackeye’s gang of pirate kids, who are determined to rescue an enchanted prince?

Pirates—orphan gangs—magic—castles—and spies abound as Nan and Joe discover magic and adventure… and who they really are.

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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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Between Silk and Sand

Between Silk and Sand by Marissa Doyle

by Marissa Doyle
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-718-6
A BVC Original

The best-laid plans, even of princesses, can go awry…very, very awry.

Seventeen-year-old Saraid of Thekla is on her way to marry the ruler of far-off Mauburni. But she’s not sobbing into her silk-curtained litter at the thought of leaving home, because she has plans–and The Book. She’s studied this ancient treatise on the art of kingship for months to make herself the ideal queen for her adopted country.
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Beyond Grimm

Beyond Grimm ed Radford and Ross

Tales Newly Twisted
Edited by Deborah J. Ross and Phyllis Irene Radford
$4.99 (Anthology) ISBN 978-1-61138-155-9

Not your grandmother’s fairy tales…

From the far-ranging imaginations of Book View Café authors comes this delirious collection of classic tales newly twisted into dark, dangerous, and occasionally hilarious re-tellings. From the golden isles of Greece to the frozen north, from fairytale castles to urban slums, join us on an unforgettable journey!

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Bijou

Bijou by Jill Zeller

by Jill Zeller
$7.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-345-4

A drug made of living souls. Is immortality worth the cost?

A black market in souls; their essence, known secretly as Bijou, bestows the illusion of youth to those who can afford it. Annie Novak and her family have long sought to protect the dying and the newly dead from soul-theft, but a new and unimaginable threat has appeared; someone is stealing souls from those who are not yet dead, and the distilled infusion of Bijou Xtra provides long, long life.
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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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By Jove

By Jove by Marissa Doyle

by Marissa Doyle
$4.99
(Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-659-2

Whom the gods love…

After three soul-destroying years of teaching unenthusiastic middle-schoolers, Theodora Fairchild is thrilled to be a student again, pursuing her doctorate in Latin. She’s sure John Winthrop University will be the intellectual home she’s always longed for, the place where she’ll finally fit in. But her teaching days aren’t quite over: Theo starts giving “humanities” lessons to sweetly nerdy post-doc Grant Proctor–and loses her heart.

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Coed Demon Sluts: Beth

Coed Demon Sluts: Beth by Jennifer Stevenson

Coed Demon Sluts: Book 1
by Jennifer Stevenson

$4.99 FREE! (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-626-4
A BVC Original

Aren’t you tired of doing everything right?

Wouldn’t you like a second chance to go back and do it wrong?

Coed Demon Sluts: There’s always room on the team.
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Coed Demon Sluts: Jee

Coed Demon Sluts: Jee by Jennifer Stevenson

Coed Demon Sluts: Book 2
by Jennifer Stevenson
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-627-1
A BVC Original

Only a few years ago, Jee was a slave in a Bangkok whorehouse. When her rageful teenage rebellion endangered her life, Hell’s recruiter came along with an offer she couldn’t refuse: become a succubus, with an invincible body, a great paycheck, and a loft in Chicago.
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Coed Demon Sluts: Melitta

Coed Demon Sluts: Melitta by Jennifer Stevenson

Coed Demon Sluts: Book 3
by Jennifer Stevenson
$4.99
(Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-628-8

A BVC Original

Brainiac Melitta is repeating her senior year of high school after a horrible betrayal spins her into clinical depression. All she wants is to graduate and go to the best college that will still accept her, but her past won’t let her go…until Delilah, recruiter for hell, offers her a gig as a succubus and the power to fix what’s broken in her life.
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Coed Demon Sluts Omnibus

Coed Demon Sluts: Omnibus by Jennifer Stevenson

Coed Demon Sluts: Books 1-5
by Jennifer Stevenson
$9.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-693-6

Aren’t you tired of doing everything right?

Wouldn’t you like a second chance to go back and do it wrong?

Coed Demon Sluts: There’s always room on the team.
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Cold-Forged Flame

Cold-Forged Flame by Marie Brennan

Varekai I
by Marie Brennan
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-866-4

Out of nothingness they summon her: a woman with no name and no memory, and the power to bring them what they need. Across an island that changes beneath her feet — into a cavern that holds a terrible trap — to the brink of her soul’s annihilation — her journey will transform her forever.

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Commando Bats

Commando Bats by Sherwood Smith

by Sherwood Smith
$1.95 (Novelette) ISBN 978-1-61138-551-9

Old women get powers (whether they want them or not) and have to figure out what to do with them.

Hera is angry with Zeus and the rest of the male gods. She takes their powers, and comes to Earth, handing them out to random old women, saying that the weakest have the most wisdom, and further warns them to prove her right!

Originally published by Science in the Library, 2014

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Confessions of a Ballroom Diva

Confessions of a Ballroom Diva by Irene Radford

Artistic Demons: #1
by Irene Radford
$4.99
(Novel)
ISBN 978-1-61138-756-8

A BVC Original

What’s a Psychic Vampire to do when she discovers the judge of her dancing competition is the ex-lover who staked her?

Living in the shadows, Psychic Vampire Janet Dryer was a killer addicted to Soul Fire–until her lover tried to kill her at Woodstock in 1969. These days, she haunts exotic night clubs and draws energy from throbbing drums.

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Crown Duel

Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith

Hardcover edition from Ingram

by Sherwood Smith
$4.95 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-071-2

Sherwood Smith’s most popular young adult fantasy begins with Meliara and her brother vowing to free Remalna from an evil king. War is tougher than it seemed. When Meliara is caught by the enemy commander, the elegant Marquis of Shevraeth, it’s escape or die.

Afterward, Meliara faces a tougher challenge: the battlefield is no longer mud and steel, but palaces, the weapons manners and fans. Toughest of all is courtship, when the one who catches her heart is her personal enemy—the new king.

This beloved romantic fantasy has been in continuous print for over twenty years. The definitive edition is corrected, with additional material in six much-requested inserts from the hero’s point of view.

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Dark Magicks

Dark Magicks - Two Stories by Katharine Kerr

Two Stories
by Katharine Kerr
$1.29 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-256-3

Two stories from the time of King Arthur, when magic was real and dangerous.

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Deeds of Men


An Onyx Court Novella
by Marie Brennan
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-266-2

LONDON, 1625. A young gentleman lies murdered in a Coldharbour alley. Before his death, he uncovered secrets that could threaten the mortal world above and the faerie world below. Now, to find the murderer and protect both realms, Sir Michael Deven will need the help of a man with reason to hate the fae of the Onyx Court — the victim’s own brother.

A novella of the Onyx Court, set between Midnight Never Come and In Ashes Lie.

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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)

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Dominions

Dominions by James A. Burton

Book 2 of The Bladesmith.
by James A. Burton
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-537-3
A BVC Original

Not all Gods are created equal . . .

Some are omniscient. Some omnipotent. Only one can forge a blade that can kill another god. And now that Albert Johansson has done it, all hell is breaking loose.
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Down a Street That Wasn’t There

Down a Street That Wasn't There by Marie Brennan

by Marie Brennan
$2.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-903-6

Step beyond the ordinary . . .

Beneath the surface of our reality lies a world of magic and danger — a world where buildings have guardian spirits, shapeshifting coyotes prey on the hopeful and the desperate, and ancient traditions prepare for an apocalyptic future. These seven urban fantasy tales from award-winning author Marie Brennan paint the everyday with a layer of wonder, inviting you to imagine what could lie just around the corner.

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Eastlick and Other Stories

Eastlick and Other Stories by Shannon Page

by Shannon Page
$4.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-329-4

Stories by Shannon Page

“Like a good glass of wine, a good short story offers complexity and buzz. When you finish a good story, you take a moment to savor the experience, to let the resonance of truth ring a bit before it fades. I know that, for me, there’s nothing like reading a last sentence that just nails the piece: reinforces a metaphor, adds weight to a conclusion. I can’t help but lean back and sigh with satisfaction when a piece just works.” –Janna Silverstein

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The Emperor of Earth-Above

The Emperor of Earth-Above by Sheila Gilluly

The Third Book of the Painter
by Sheila Gilluly
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-534-2

After painting the mystical scenes that unlocked the realm of the dead, Aengus the Painter and his lover, the beautiful sorceress Rose, are stricken senseless. The last thing the Painter sees as his spirit leaves his body is Rose’s tortured eyes, begging for help.

When he revives on an unfamiliar shore, his memory is a frustrating blank. The people believe he is Marner, a mighty stranger from the sea who once freed them from an evil emperor.
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