Derry, Northern Ireland, 1972: At the height of the Northern Irish conflict, young I.R.A. fighter Finley Ó Broin has a run-in with Án Mórrígan, the old Irish goddess of fate and war. The encounter leaves her body transformed and her mind buzzing with strange new telepathic powers, and helps her find a fighting spirit that cuts through her debilitating anxiety. Finley is terrified by these developments,... [click here for more]
Aiden stepped into the teleport with his family, but never reached mars. At least, this version of him didn't.
While his original is enjoying a holiday, he—the illegal duplicate—is paralysed from the neck down and told to steal sensitive data from the interplanetary security corporation he works for. If he doesn't, his family and his original self will be killed.
What he doesn't know is that... [click here for more]
AURORA AWARD WINNER from a multi-award winning author. "Doug Smith is, quite simply, the finest short-story writer Canada has ever produced in the science fiction and fantasy genres, and he's also the most prolific. His stories are a treasure trove of riches that will touch your heart while making you think." —Robert J. Sawyer, Hugo Award-winning author... [click here for more]
Summer, 1934: the heat is up and the heat is on as the Great Midwestern Crime Wave that began the previous year reaches dramatic new heights. Watching from the sidelines is Billy Foster, a young small-time thief hiding out in the supposedly haunted system of underground tunnels and abandoned speakeasies he calls "Undertown." After growing up in the shadow of the Prohibition-era underworld, Billy considers... [click here for more]