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by Bridget E. BakerTwo worlds, one fate … Alora was born with the ability to Lift, a power no other women on Terra possess. If the wrong people find out, there’s no telling what will happen. But when she almost kills a man in self-defense, her secret is exposed and she’s forced to run for her life. On Earth, Alora's running from something else: hazy memories of her parents’ death and the social worker who wants to separate her from her brother. When she sees the man she almost killed on Terra at work, she's ... more
by Daniel Madden
Marked by a god. Possessed by a demon. Daelin lived his entire life in the confines of a small church in the little village of Windhelm, lost in dreams of one day becoming a paladin. Yet when a paladin comes calling, a darkness is revealed, releasing terror and tragedy upon the plains. In an instant, Daelin's life is destroyed forcing him on a long road to find salvation before the darkness inside consumes him. Followed by tragedy, aligned with strange allies, he is faced with one goal: s... more
by L.F. Earl and S.L. EarlResentful of the man who dared to die after her neurosurgeon husband, who dedicated months of his life trying to bring him back from a trauma-induced coma, Dr. Marcia Gage uses her skills as a genius neuroscientist to bring John Doe back from the dead. After unlocking the secret to regenerating life, she starts to realize they are psychically linked and he is becoming obsessed with her. Marcia had unwittingly unleased a cold killer who is willing to protect her and have her to himself at all... more
by Alex MacStrange happenings are a foot in the woods surrounding a dark and isolated farm located in the heart of St. Mary's County Maryland. With a farmer and his family battling a terrifying new threat, can they endure and protect the farm that is their very livelihood with their lives or even their sanity intact? If your prepared for goo, tentacles, and reanimated corpses. Then venture through this dark inaugural short story from Maniacal Books© to find out!
by J. W. JudgeA kidnapped son. Desperate parents. And a discovery of unknown worlds. Agatha and Joseph are raising a family in the quiet suburbs south of Birmingham. But the secrets of Agatha’s past threaten to expose themselves after Joseph investigates a noise he hears in the middle of the night and stumbles upon a world that he did not even know existed. When their son Thomas is kidnapped, Joseph and Agatha have to rely on each other to figure out why he was taken and how to get him back, whatever t... more
by R. T. W. Lipkin
The solution for everything you want to remember . . . or forget.
Want to preserve your precious memories? The Memory Palace can safely upload and store them for you. Or perhaps you’d like to park your memories in a Weekend Locker while you live out the life of your dreams, guilt-free. Maybe you’re plagued by painful memories you’d rather forget—the Memory Dungeon can help. All services are confidential. Discreet. But after a client’s... more
by Michael WebbOn the unforgiving streets of Karad, Veron grows up hungry, inexperienced, and stealing just to survive. After tragedy strikes, he is forced to decide what path his life will take. Opportunity arises when he discovers the last survivor of a secret organization called the Shadow Knights. Apprenticed to learn their ways, Veron begins to develop abilities he never dreamed he could have. Meanwhile, an enemy from across the mountains comes to destroy their kingdom’s way of life, and the Shadow Knight... more
by Azaaa Davis
We said, “I do,” and then he disappeared.
Life stops running smoothly when her husband vanishes on their wedding night and a leaked photo of a barely-dressed Theresa yelling at the police sparks a viral sensation. With everything at stake—love, reputation, followers, and career—she embarks on a reluctant voyage of discovery. Follow Theresa as she stumbles over her new husband's secrets and develops her inner strength.
by Emmanuel M. Arriaga
The Huzien Empire has existed for 80 millennia and a powerful invisible force known as the enesmic permeates every aspect of the Twin Galaxy.
Neven is an engineer working for the pinnacle of scientific achievement known as the MinSci on the Huzien homeworld of Thae. His genius draws the attention of one of the immortal Founders and he finds himself drafted into the military as part of an elite group of special forces known as the Founder’s Elites. Not given much time to adjust, his team... more
by T.J. Deschamps
Never break a promise to the fae...
After a fight with his fiance, Tom Lane needs a change of pace--more accurately, an escape so he can lick his wounds. He travels to Ireland in search of his Ulster-Scots roots.Though he was adopted as a child, Tom is adrift in adulthood and hopes the history of his biological family will help him understand himself and what he truly desires.
While on holiday, he meets Fergus and Aoife, sexy tour guides looking to show Tom a little more than the ... more
by Paul DraperA collection of 14 dark fantasy short stories, flavoured with folk horror and the supernatural
by M. D. IronzTHE STEWARD is an epic contemporary tale in which folklore and fantasy enmesh with physics and forensics. The expanded box set includes Volumes 1 through 4 of the series (Domaine Delafaire, Realms of Possibility, Alas The Best Laid Plans, and Storm Haven). Ellen Doyle must accept two facts. Firstly, she is named heir to the Stewardship of the hidden Grand Portal to the Multiverse, which unfortunately doesn't come with instructions. Secondly, and perhaps more unsettling, many of the creatur... more
by Marjorie KingAn impoverished town plundered by space pirates. A captain who decides to protect the town with shields. A crew that plans to steal those shields from the Goliath of space shipping. A plan that blows up in their face.
by Robert RifeR.L. mistakenly buys a device taken from a long-ago crashed spaceship. When activated, it nullifies distance, allowing immediate access to the human staffed lab built above the wreck. A lab operated ruthlessly by Dr. Lillith Gaust, who has a terrifying history of failed species-splicing experiments. Not all her failures die; called Lab Spills, they’re abandoned in the toxic Waydowns. Occasionally one escapes, vastly invigorating the staff. Especially those who get eaten. ... more
by William GirdwoodIn the far distant future, after segregating into groups decided by race, religion, color, creed, or nationality, mankind has dispersed throughout the spiral arms of the galaxy. The only remaining humans left on Earth are the aboriginal peoples of Australia, some of the American Indian tribes, the Zulus of Africa, and the Creators. The Earth, now more aptly called Oceanus, has become a virtual paradise except for one major problem. The seemingly immortal Creators are slowly dying! After discover... more
by Elle LimpkinThree centuries after the violence genes have been removed from the entire world population, a series of murders shake the blissful island of Roseside Reef and the entire planet. New dead bodies are discovered despite around-the-clock video surveillance, but is there anyone who can stop the killer? With no police, no detectives, and no forensics team, Zeno Pruitt, former military Commander and unenthusiastic Governor, jumps at the opportunity to lead the team that aims to solve the mystery. T... more