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]
The warriors of the many, scattered elven tribes are sent out to wander the world, once their teachers deem them ready. After all, one will hardly ever find true challenges at home. Noira is one such warrior, and although she has been wandering for decades, she might just be about to learn, that things more dangerous than her people's wandering warriors, formidable as they may be, are roaming the world.... [click here for more]
The eerie laughter echoing across the graveyard was the least of his problems!
Murderer's Acre: the home of the peculiar and the destitute. Dotson has just arrived, his young charges in tow, seeking shelter in an odd town that overlooks a vast necropolis. The townsfolk cower in fear as a giggling entity picks them off in the night, and Dotson may be the next victim!
If that wasn't... [click here for more]
This is a story about growing up. Sent in search of the legendary Moonchild, the last thing the littlest creature expects to find, is himself...
Long ago, there was a being called the Moonchild. He was meant to be the world’s greatest protector, presiding over death to sustain the balance of life. But, afraid, he ran from his responsibility before he could... [click here for more]