Nucleon

Nucleon by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-216-7

Inspiration, like love, strikes when you least expect it. When Phil goes seeking that creative spark in a junkyard, he discovers not only just the right thing, he discovers a rare and very specific kind of magic. Nucleon first appeared in Interzone, was chosen for Year’s Best Fantasy #2, and won the James White Award.

“Nucleon” is also available as part of Space Magic, an award-winning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by David D. Levine.

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Wind from a Dying Star

Wind from a Dying Star by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-229-7

Wind from a Dying Star by David D. Levine (short story) is a far-future tale of humanity’s descendants, struggling to survive in a universe that is running down, and the lone survivor of ancient humanity who helps them to recall their past.

“Wind from a Dying Star” is also available as part of Space Magic, an award-winning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by David D. Levine.

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Tk’Tk’Tk

Tk'Tk'Tk by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-219-8

Walker’s got a problem. A human salesman on an alien world, he’s got software to sell. But he doesn’t understand the language or the culture, and he’s running out of resources. Sometimes survival means understanding the difference between what’s most valuable and what’s most important. Translated into 7 languages, Tk’Tk’Tk won the Hugo Award for Best Short Story in 2006.

“Tk’Tk’Tk” is also available as part of Space Magic, an award-winning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by David D. Levine.

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Rewind

Rewind by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-231-0

Clark Thatcher is one of the elite: a surgically-enhanced soldier carrying in his very bones the Army’s secret weapon. But when he decides that enough is enough, he must decide if he’s willing to pay the price—a price higher than even he, with his unique capabilities and all they cost him, ever imagined. A pulse-pounding chase through a dystopian America, Rewind won the Writers of the Future contest in 2002.

“Rewind” is also available as part of Space Magic, an award-winning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by David D. Levine.

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The Tale of the Golden Eagle

The Tale of the Golden Eagle by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-217-4

Legends begin at the nexus of love and and pain and truth. Nerissa Zeebnen-Feersig is an awesome creation to behold: a mechanical, platinum-skinned beauty with a gift for telling stories. Denali Eu is a rogue and a gambler with a dangerous secret. Each takes an incredible journey, and together they give birth to a passionate, impossible story. Nominated for the Hugo and Sturgeon Awards, The Tale of the Golden Eagle has been translated into five languages and appeared in Science Fiction: The Best of 2003.

“The Tale of the Golden Eagle” is also available as part of Space Magic, an award-winning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by David D. Levine.

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Love in the Balance

Love in the Balance by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-222-8

War divides families, friends, lovers. It takes no prisoners and offers no mercy. So when Theophile Nundaemon faces his former lover in thaumaturgical battle between airships and floating cities, he knows the rules of war still apply. But the rules of love still apply as well. Love in the Balance originally appeared in the critically acclaimed anthology All-Star Zeppelin Adventure Stories.

“Love in the Balance” is also available as part of Space Magic, an award-winning collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by David D. Levine.

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Space Magic

Space Magic by David D. Levine

by David D. Levine
$5.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-215-0
$19.99 (Audiobook) ISBN 978-1-61138-281-5

This Endeavour Award-winning collection pulls together 15 critically acclaimed science fiction and fantasy stories that take readers from a technicolor cartoon realm to an ancient China that never was, and from an America gone wrong to the very ends of the universe. Including the Hugo Award-winning “Tk’Tk’Tk,” the Writers of the Future Award winner “Rewind,” “Nucleon,” “The Tale of the Golden Eagle,” and many other highly-praised stories, Space Magic shows David D. Levine’s talents not only as a gifted writer but as a powerful storyteller whose work explores the farthest reaches of space as well as the depths of the human heart.
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Dragon Virus

Dragon Virus by Laura Anne Gilman

Dragon Virus
by Laura Anne Gilman
$2.99 (story collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-178-8 

“Laura Anne Gilman makes you care. You care about her characters and their choices; you care about what’s happening to their world.” 
—Walter Jon Williams

It began soon after the Millennium. Reports of newborns with strange malformations, too weak to live…caused by a single genetic mutation. Or, as the press quickly dubbed it, the Dragon Virus. Scientists predicted that it was an evolutionary dead end; that the mutation would burn itself out quickly; that it was nothing to be worried about.

They were wrong.

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Living in Threes

Living in Threes, by Judith Tarr

by Judith Tarr
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-208-2

Three lives. Three worlds. Three times. Three young women, past, present, and future, come together to solve an age-old mystery and save a world.

Meredith has the summer all planned. She’ll hang out with her friends, ride her horse, and spend time with her mom, who is recovering from cancer. Then her mom drops a bomb: she’s sending Meredith to Egypt to dig up mummies with her aunt the archaeologist. Meredith doesn’t want to go. At all. But there are more forces at work than a sixteenth-birthday present she doesn’t want and a summer she didn’t plan—and a greater adventure than she could ever have imagined.

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Of Mist, and Grass, and Sand

Of Mist, and Grass, and Sand, by Vonda N. McIntyre

A Short Story
by Vonda N. McIntyre
$1.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-198-6

In a post-apocalyptic world, the young healer Snake ventures into unknown lands during her proving year. Her genetically engineered rattlesnake and cobra provide vaccines and medicines, while the rare alien dreamsnake eases pain and suffering.

“Of Mist, and Grass, and Sand” won SFWA’s Nebula Award. It is the first chapter of Dreamsnake, which won the Nebula, the Hugo, the Locus, and the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Award. The story is presented by BVC as a stand-alone title, by request.

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Going Alien

Going Alien

Six Science Fiction Stories
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$1.99 (Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-194-8

Encounter the alien, in six science fiction stories from the imagination of Jeffrey A. Carver! Wrestle a shapeshifter in the intragalactic IIMAWL amateur wrestling games. Make love between the stars. Make a last stand against the aliens who’ve destroyed Earth. Duel an interstellar dragon.

These and more, with new introductions by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity’s End and The Chaos Chronicles. These stories originally appeared in anthologies edited by Roger Zelazny, Orson Scott Card, and others, as well as the magazines Galaxy and Galileo.

Contents:
Shapeshifter Finals
Love Rogo
What Gods Are These?
Life-Tides
Alien Persuasion
Though All the Mountains Lie Between

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Female Science Fiction Writer

Female Science Fiction Writer by Amy Sterling Casil

Collected Stories 2001-2012
by Amy Sterling Casil
$4.99 (Short Story Collection)
ISBN 978-1-61138-188-7

Mint-addicted aliens. Talking horses. Little girls in wheelchairs who get the chance to pilot starships. Odd little jade carvers who save the last great Mayan city by magic. A sexy wolf girl who saves a teddy bear boy and her clown boyfriend’s heart. A famous director who cloned herself and now is dying of cancer, only she’s raised her clone like a normal child. Guys at the end of the world who discover they’re not the world’s greatest poet, they’re about as bad as it gets.

Fourteen stories by award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer Amy Sterling Casil.

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Reality and Other Fictions

Reality and Other Fictions by Jeffrey A. Carver

Five Science Fiction Stories
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$1.99 (Short Story Collection)
ISBN 978-1-61138-179-5

Five science fiction stories to ignite the imagination.

Explore an Earth being devoured by entropy, in the ultimate runaway environmental crisis. Dive the depths of the sea to prevent the mother of all oil spills. Rocket into space as a tourist. Mine the asteroids with your enhanced border collie, in the can-do spirit of classic science fiction. These stories appeared in publications as varied as Science Fiction Age, F&SF, and the Boston Sunday Herald. They include Carver’s first published short fiction, and his most recent. With new introductions, all from the author of The Chaos Chronicles and Eternity’s End.

Contents:
Reality School: In the Entropy Zone
Of No Return
Seastate Zero
Rocket Ride!
Dog Star
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Eternity’s End

Eternity's End by Jeffrey A. Carver

A Novel of the Star Rigger Universe
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-180-1

The Flying Dutchman of the stars! Rigger and star pilot Renwald Legroeder undertakes a search for the legendary ghost ship Impris—and her passengers and crew—whose fate is entwined with interstellar piracy, quantum defects in space-time, galactic coverup conspiracies, and deep-cyber romance. Can Legroeder and his Narseil crewmates find the lost ship in time to prevent a disastrous interstellar war?

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Dragon Space

Dragon Space by Jeffrey A. Carver

A Star Rigger Omnibus
by Jeffrey A. Carver
$6.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-181-8

Dragons in the Stars and Dragon Rigger—two Star Rigger novels in one!

Between the stars, says legend, there lives a realm of dragons. When a young star rigger named Jael flies the forbidden route, she learns the reality—that the dragons are real, and deadly. Only after a dragon named Highwing befriends her does Jael realize she has been caught up in an ancient battle of good and evil, her appearance foretold by an ancient prophecy. Science fiction with mythic dimension, from the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity’s End. Map included.

Individual novels originally published by Tor Books

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Shaman

by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
$4.99 (Short Story Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-174-0

The stories in this collection were first published in Analog Science Fiction and Fact magazine between 1990 and 2011. They feature the adventures of eccentric kilt-wearing anthropologist / archaeologist / xenologist Rhys Llewellyn and his able assistants, Yoshi Umeki and Roderick Halfax. Given my fascination with archaeology, first contact…and all things Scottish, I suppose these stories were inevitable.

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The Price of Silence

The Price of Silence by Deborah J. Ross

A Science Fiction Short Story
by Deborah J. Ross
$0.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-161-0

The crew of the spaceship Juno expect to find a fertile planet ready for colonization. Instead, they discover a fiery grave and a space station filled with corpses. What happened here? A natural disaster… or an alien weapon capable of destroying an entire world? Honorable Mention, Year’s Best SF, 2009.

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Offspring

Offspring - Silent Empire 4 by Steven Harper

A Novel of the Silent Empire
by Steven Harper
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-115-3

The lush and beautiful forest planet of Bellerophon is home to a cacophony of noises, but its resident psychics are known as the Silent. Previously they could travel to the Dream, a telepathic plane of existence where they could twist the laws of reality. But that time is over…
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Trickster

Trickster - Silent Empire 3 by Steven Harper

A Novel of the Silent Empire
by Steven Harper
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-114-6

The dream has been shattered, and the majority of Silent who telepathically communicated through it have benn cast out by the event known as the Despair, unable to reenter. Now the remaining Silent still capable of linking to the Dream have become a valuable commodity to those in power seeking to keep the lines of galactic communication open…

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Dreamer

Dreamer - Silent Empire 2 by Steven Harper

A Novel of the Silent Empire
by Steven Harper
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-112-2

It is through first contact with an alien species that humanity learns of the Dream. It is a plane of mental existence where people are able to communicate by their thoughts alone–over distances of thousands of light-years. To ensure that future generations will have this ability, human genetic engineering produces newborns capable of finding and navigating the Dream.

They become known as the Silent.

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Nightmare

A Novel of the Silent Empire
by Steven Harper
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-113-9

In the future, dreams keep the universe running. Dreamers, known as “Silent,” are able to look into other people’s dreams, communicate with other Silent across the galaxy, and speak to aliens. Silent construct dreams for themselves more vivid than reality.

But some dreams have become nightmares…

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The Silent Empire Omnibus

The Silent Empire Omnibus by Steven Harper


The Silent Empire Omnibus
by Steven Harper
$7.99 (4-Novel Omnibus)
ISBN 978-1-61138-119-1

Within the Dream, telepaths known as the Silent speak freely across the void. Time, distance, and species are no barrier to them.

Unfortunately, this makes the Silent very valuable. It makes them slaves.

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Gray to Black

Gray to Black by Brenda W. Clough

by Brenda W. Clough
$1.99 (Short Story) ISBN 978-1-61138-100-9

The alien invasion of Earth has begun. But the beachhead doesn’t look like Iwo Jima. It’s Laurel, blonde, blue-eyed and pregnant — but with what?

Parasitism is an insidious thing!

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Gregory Frost

Gregory Frost is a writer of best-selling fantasy, SF, & thrillers. He has been a finalist for every major sf, fantasy, and horror fiction award. His novel-length duology, Shadowbridge & Lord Tophet, voted one of four “best of the year” by the American Library Association, was also a finalist for the Tiptree Award. His previous, Fitcher’s Brides, was a finalist for both World Fantasy & International Horror Guild Awards for Best Novel. His novelette “No Others Are Genuine” was a 2014 Stoker Award finalist. His retelling of the Irish Táin Bó Cuailnge, Tain & Remscela, are once again available through Book View Café. He teaches fiction writing at Swarthmore College.

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