Amber Affairs

Amber Affairs by Patricia Rice

Crystal Magic: Book 6
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-784-1
A BVC Original

She sees the future; he lives in the past. Danger shadows the present . . .

Once a childhood TV star, now a tarot reader in the town of Hillvale–home of 325 people and countless ghosts–Amber Abercrombie is content now that she’s escaped the horror of her stage mother and the constant pressure to kill herself with dieting. Then her former teen-idol lover crashes into her tranquility, bringing with him the Death card.
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Azure Secrets

Azure Secrets by Patricia Rice

Book 5 of Crystal Magic
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-780-3
A BVC Original

A chef who brews magic challenges a mayor with secrets.

After a childhood of being tossed from foster homes for claiming she can detect liars by their scent, Fiona Malcolm McDonald does her best to conceal her secret these days. But when she sniffs a wrongdoer and drives him off with jalapeno cheesecake, she loses still another cooking job and is homeless again. She places her last hope on her mentor in Hillvale, a town as weird as she is.
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Baker’s Dozen

Baker's Dozen by Leah Cutter

by Leah Cutter
$2.99 (Collection)
ISBN 978-1-61138-301-0

Travel to cold Seattle and see the world from the viewpoint of a private investigator who just happens to be a ghost, then go down to the creole fairy courts of Louisiana, learn the secrets of 9s and how the raven warriors take care of their own. Here are 13 tales of fantasy and wonder, sweet and savory, to fill you up just right.

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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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The Clockwork Fairy Kingdom

Book 1 in The Clockwork Fairy Kingdom Trilogy
by Leah Cutter
$5.99  ISBN 978-1-61138-405-5

Adele—the beautiful Fairy Queen with wings of clockwork—despairs when her husband, the Master Tinker, dies before he finishes the Great Machine that will reignite the human-fairy war and drive the humans away. When she meets Dale, a human boy with natural talent who can finish the machine, she enslaves him and binds his will with her fairy magic.
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Crucible of Time

Crucible of Time by Jeffrey A. Carver

Part Two of the “Out of Time” Sequence
The Chaos Chronicles: Book Six

by Jeffrey A. Carver
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-800-8
A BVC Original

A galaxy in peril.

The story begun in The Reefs of Time continues. The time-tides caused by Karellia’s defenses have brought the malicious Mindaru AI out of the deep past into the present, threatening Bandicut and Li-Jared, who have arrived at the backwater planet–Li-Jared’s homeworld–to find it on the brink of interplanetary war. Somehow they must forge a peace between Karellia and its neighboring world if the Mindaru threat is to be broken.
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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 English Heiress

The English Heiress by Patricia Rice

Regency Nobles Book Two
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-153-5

An Irish rogue and a duke’s daughter should have nothing in common except trouble…

Though enchanted by the selfless beauty of a duke’s granddaughter, Michael—a man of many names but none his own — has wisely kept his distance. But two years after the disastrous fire that brought Lady Blanche Perceval into his life, he is saddled with a lost, lying Irish waif and needs a woman’s understanding aid.

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Evil Genius

Family Genius Mystery: Book 1
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-042-2

Call her a petite princess or a paranoid neurotic, either way, Anastasia Devlin has the instincts of a chameleon. She can disappear into the woodwork, share tea with a queen, or flatten a thug with one swift kick, but what she really wants is to provide her dysfunctional younger siblings with the security of the home she’s been denied…

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Fantastical Ramblings

Fantastical Ramblings by Irene Radford

A collection of short fantasy fiction
by Irene Radford
$3.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-251-8

Roam with Herakles in search of a safe home for a magical sword, go into exile with a descendant of Merlin, and learn the wisdom of a wolfhound pup to help you wander along newly forged paths into the imagination. Award winning author Irene Radford presents twelve fantasy stories including classics, out of print anthology pieces, and a tantalizing new tale or two.

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The Guardian Hound

Shadow Wars Book Two
by Leah Cutter
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-274-7

Lukas dreams of the end of the world.

No one believes him, despite being a prince of the hound court, steadfast and loyal.

He is, after all, only five.

He learns his dreams have come too late to stop the initial attack. The court has already been infected by the shadows, an alien force determined to despoil the world.

How can Lukas survive to adulthood? Then battle non-corporeal creatures and save all life on earth?

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The Irish Duchess

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Regency Nobles Book 4
by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-204-4

Neville Perceval, the bankrupt Duke of Anglesey, has been burdened since youth with more responsibility than one man should handle. He has finally accepted that he needs to marry a wealthy, gracious lady who will ease his burdens and smooth his political path.

Fiona MacDermot, the rebellious, untamed cousin of an Irish earl, has the freedom and independence Neville has never known. Like the duke, she needs cash to help starving villagers and orphans. Unfortunately, she’d rather earn a living than have anything to do with useless men, and the politicians she knows all belong at the wrong end of a rope.

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Islands

Islands by Sara Stamey

by Sara Stamey
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-375-1

Romantic suspense and adventure: “Welcome to Paradise,” archeologist Susan Dunne hears on arrival at the Caribbean island to research petroglyphs and solve the mystery of her brother’s drowning. This sunny tourist paradise conceals shadowy secrets—violent native unrest, sunken treasure, and a bloodthirsty cult masquerading as Voodoo. Can Susan trust her confusing psychic visions that suggest John was murdered?
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Kindred Rites

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Book 2 of Night Calls
by Katharine Eliska Kimbriel
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-354-6

“…we are all Death’s pupils, we practitioners–students of the great healer.”

When magic broke free in my blood, I chose to follow our ancient family path and become a practitioner. I’m learning to heal, and to protect innocents. I dip into minds, stalk vampires, and set wards by the light of the moon. I can hear the children of the night calling.

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La Desperada

La Desperada by Patricia Burroughs

by Patricia Burroughs
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-141-2

“REDEMPTION [La Desperada] is hands down the best love story I have ever read.” Melanie Mayron Actress/Director/Writer

With her husband dead and his brother trying to kill her, Elizabeth Dougherty breaks into the jail and holds a cold-blooded murderer at gunpoint, promising to release him if he’ll agree to her terms. “Take me with you.”

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Lessons in Enchantment

Lessons in Enchantment by Patricia Rice

Book 1 of School of Magic
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-868-8
A BVC Original

Can a straitlaced engineer, three psychic children, and a lonely witch find love?

The daughter of an earl, Lady Phoebe Malcolm Duncan has the ability to talk to animals. She longs to be a veterinarian, but education requires more coin than she possesses. When the walls of her home come tumbling down, she has to take two steps back — to servitude.

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Lhind the Spy

Lhind the Spy by Sherwood Smith

by Sherwood Smith
$4.95 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-520-5
A BVC Original

In this sequel to Lhind the Thief, Lhind is once again on the run, not only from deadly enemies, but from the truth about who she really is.

In this sequel to Lhind the Thief, Lhind has gone from castoffs to silks, back alleys to palace halls–and is not having an easy time of it. That’s before she’s snatched by an angry prince she’d robbed twice, who is determined to turn her over to the enemy who frightens her most, the sinister Emperor Jardis Dhes-Andis.

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Magna Bloody Carta

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Turning Point in Democracy
by Phyllis Irene Radford
$2.99 (Nonfiction) ISBN 978-1-61138-197-9

Is the Magna Carta better than the US Constitution? Was it a power grab by English noblemen, or is it a rights-of-man declaration penned by Robin Hood?  The answers may surprise you as author and historian Irene Radford picks apart the clauses and explains them in context to the history surrounding this amazing document. Magna Carta, a true turning point in the history of democracy.

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The Maker, the Teacher, and the Monster

Book 2 of The Clockwork Fairy Kingdom Trilogy
by Leah Cutter
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-422-2
Sequel to The Clockwork Fairy Kingdom

Five years have passed. The worlds above and below have recovered and changed.

The fairies from the Clockwork Kingdom return every year, asking for Dale’s help in vain. This year, Cornelius, the head of the fairies, brings dread news: Kostya has returned.
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The Meri

The Meri by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff

Book One of the Mer Cycle
by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
eBook: $4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-233-4
Print: $10.95 ISBN 978-1-61138-614-1

The Mer Cycle begins…

In the twenty-fifth year of the reign of Cyne Colfre, a fifteen year-old girl named Mereddyd-a-Lagan sought to wield powers reserved, until now, for men. Would she attain the station of Osraed … or die a heretic like the one who went before her? Book One of The Mer Cycle.

THE MERI is a LOCUS Magazine Best First Novel & Crawford Fantasy Award nominee.

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The Moon and the Sun

The Moon and the Sun by Vonda N. McIntyre

by Vonda N. McIntyre
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-096-5

“The finest alternate history ever, lighthearted and wise… a luminous, radiant novel.” — Ursula K. Le Guin

In the court of Louis XIV,  at the balance point between alchemy and the dawn of modern science, Marie-Josèphe de la Croix cares for the sea monster — the mermaid — captured for the Sun King by her brother Yves, Jesuit natural philosopher.

Now in production as a major motion picture, filmed at the chateau de Versailles, France, and Melbourne, Australia.

The movie of the Nebula-winning novel, produced by Bill Mechanic (executive producer of The New World) and Pandemonium Films (Coraline), directed by Sean McNamara, stars Kaya Scodelario, Pierce Brosnan, Fan Bing Bing, Crystal Clarke, William Hurt.

McIntyre visited the set during filming at Versailles and blogged about the experience.

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