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by Stewart Sheargold
When Chloe Hattersley’s mother dies after an illness, she must pack up her old life and journey into the north of England, to begin again with her strict aunt and adulterous father.
But something goes terribly wrong and instead she finds herself in the strange world of Egortiye — where the seasons are prisons controlled by criminal kings and queens: a dangerous land where ideas are powerful and altering, where deceit rules, and the worst thing is to have no purpose.
by Sanjana Kapoor ArunThe Windsorn Prince is a multiple series saga that recounts the tale of humans, centuries after they abandoned Earth to start over on another planet. The story is narrated through the eyes of a young Jim Windsorn, who is training to take over the most powerful empire in the Universe. Proxima Centauri B, a planet that is 4.24 light years away from Earth has been inhabited for 2000 years by human beings after they found ways to warp time and space to reach it. The planet initially posed multiple ... more
by Carrie FinkeThis unicorn's last attempt at being a good unicorn may lead to the exposure and exploitation of her kind's greatest secret... Aliniara is a lousy unicorn—the lousiest—but a unicorn nonetheless, and that’s why she can’t ignore the desperate screams of a princess in the woods one afternoon. She is confronted by a witch who traps her spirit in the princess’s body and vice versa—the night before the princess is supposed to marry the chivalrous Prince Drystan. The kingdom is in peril, but all Ali... more
by Travis M. RiddleMiles went to sleep tucked tightly in bed in his Austin apartment and woke up in the middle of a damp, dark forest in the kingdom of Rompu, a land being torn apart by a civil war between its king and queen. Miles has few companions in this vast kingdom, which is filled with fantastical animals and flora yet sprinkled with familiar items like digital clocks and vinyl records. As he searches for a way to return home, he discovers that certain memories trigger magical abilities: he can shoot fir... more
by Selina J. EckertWhat would you do if a Faerie Queen was chasing you? What if your team was depending on you? And what will happen if you get caught? This fantasy short story is free and exclusive to newsletter subscribers (link can be found through sjeckert.wordpress.com).
by Lawrence ChuiThe Chang family living in a quiet and friendly suburban area of Erina located in New South Wales have never realised that their devotion to praying every day to have a superhero called Purpleman, basing on their design of the Lego model, would one day become a reality in existence. Purpleman, who is wise and technologically advanced, comes from another planet named Purpleland, which is around 6 billion kilometres away from Earth. His king Worldeye has ordered him to go to Earth, to live there w... more
by S.M. GreenThe Gods are dying. Magic is fading from the world and the nine Lords of Night know that only one can exist less they all die. To give each a chance they form a pact and reluctantly agree that a game will give them the best hope. A game that will be played by humans. Josh Fell is your average extreme gamer. He spends hours immersing himself in every MMORPG he can get his hands on to avoid the life he hates. When Josh receives a mysterious vanilla envelope offering him one of 297 coveted sp... more
by Dave BarrettMore Fun and Games continues the adventures of Allison Duggan, her best friend TJ, and three other high school kids who thought they were off on a live action role play adventure only to find themselves magically transported into the game world. Having come to terms with their new existence, the five friends begin their long journey east toward the Arcanum and its evil wizard-king, Magnus. Not everything goes according to plan, however, and they find themselves in the midst of a mystery that cou... more
by Dave BarrettIn Book One of the Fun and Games series, when Allison’s best friend, TJ, convinces her to come along for an epic game of LARP (live-action roleplaying), she reluctantly agrees despite her reservations about the geeky pastime. TJ’s weekends are filled with powerful wizardry, mystical creatures, and intense battles with his LARP group. Each adventure is full of surprises, but the goal is always the same―to defeat the monsters and find the treasure. Not long after their quest begins, the friend... more
by Tair RafiqDaisy Crumb has just had a haircut, but that is the least of her problems. There is a dragon on the loose, orphans are being abducted and Daisy has been sentenced to death. Luckily her mum shows up to the hanging wielding a hockey stick. Daisy escapes to the city to seek help from her uncle the legendary dragon slaying detective. But the dragon has many low friends in high places and Daisy discovers that her worst terrors have only just begun…
by Alda YuanThe Floating Isles were created millions of years ago when a beetle the size of a continent churned up mud from the seabed for a perch. And things have only gotten weirder since.This is a tongue in cheek account of a princess forced to go on a quest, very much against her will. With the proverbial band of sidekicks at her side, Rahni leaves the familiar comforts of home for the mysterious Eigen States, a place where, of course, nothing is as it seems. Or else it wouldn't be much of a quest. Rahn... more
by C. E. ClaytonMonsters come in many forms, and not everyone knows a monster when they see one. After three hundred years of monstrous, feral elves plaguing the island nation of Selkirk, everyone believes they know what a monster is. Humans have learned to live with their savage neighbors, enacting a Clearing every four years to push the elves back from their borders. The system has worked for centuries, until after one such purge, a babe was found in the forest. As Tallis grows, she discovers she isn't lik... more
by Trayner Bane
After turning Billy’s friends into foes, Rip Stinker releases the Spent’s destructive power throughout Windhollows. Reluctant to continue his father’s quest to uncover Rip Stinker’s evil plans, Billy teams up with friends Wendy Breeze and Teddy Franks on an adventure that will test his courage and friendship.
Secrets are learned, and weakness becomes strength when darkness falls upon Windhollows.
by Trayner BaneStripped of his Essence at birth, Billy Molskin was destined for nothing. And now, as the Land of Windhollows is threatened by an evil darkness, Billy must not only confront the darkness, but also face the truth behind his father’s mysterious past. With the help of unlikely friends, Billy will encounter “the Spent” and face a painful decision that will shape his fate and the future of Windhollows.
by Trayner BaneBilly uncovers secrets of the Axe Breaker and a mysterious history long hidden from the Lands, only to find his adventures have just begun. With the help of friends Teddy and Wendy, Billy must find the Four Stones of Lumite and thwart his enemy’s plans. But as the battle unfolds, will an unexpected loss plunge Billy into darkness?
by P. Anastasia
"An effortlessly grand fantasy that should ensnare young and older fans alike."
Sky God, Horus--an emerging Egyptian deity oppressed by ancient ways--resolves to make his mark in the land of mortals. There, he discovers that small miracles trigger great change, and a quest for power ensues. The search leads him to the Temple of Ra, where a priestess shatters his worldview, compelling him to see h... more