THE DECADE OF THE 1950s: while many places in the world are still recovering from the horrors of the Second World War, it is a good time for America. The economy and industry are roaring, the middle class is exploding, and everyone can own their own home. The nation is filled with pride after a hard-won victory. The future never seemed brighter, and yet...
...never before have we faced a global... [click here for more]
"Tonight, the CVLT gathers and the Monolith rises again."
It is Halloween, 2018. It has become a tradition. It is now time, as the fourth gathering is upon us, with the fourth annual Corrogatio. In the biggest collection of writers to date, Corrogatio IV: the Midnight Massacre is presented to you. Ten gut-grinding tales of terror from authors from all over the world gather together... [click here for more]
Outlaws. Lovers. Heroes. Villains.
With their peg legs, their parrots and the skull and crossbones flying from the mastheads of their ships, classic pirates are some of the world’s best-known and easily recognizable outlaws. Or are they? These fifteen stories spin new tales of pirates crossing dimensional barriers for revenge, fighting terrible foes in outer space and building new lives after... [click here for more]
Guardians are defenders, carers and guides. Some look after individual people, others whole planets or universes, but all share a strong belief in their responsibility to protect their charges.
The Guardian is an anthology of eleven science fiction short stories by writers from across the globe. It is part of the Newcomer series of scifi anthologies.
The stories are:- Awakening - Alasdair Shaw... [click here for more]
From a young couple struggling to look after their baby to a new captain's reluctance to take command of her ship, and from a sun-addled stranger's appearance in town to the emergence of a sentient AI, the twelve tales presented here explore the central theme of an arrival by someone or something new.
There's even an alien puppy.
Note: This digital edition includes PDF, ePub,... [click here for more]
The Officer is an anthology of eleven science fiction short stories by writers from across the globe. It is part of the Newcomer series of scifi anthologies. Being an officer means balancing many conflicting demands. Making the wrong decision can have serious consequences. It takes a special kind of person to cope with the responsibility.
The stories are:- Duty by Alasdair Shaw Patchworker 2.0 by... [click here for more]
Some renegades are born rebels, some forced into it to survive, while others make the choice on principle.
The Renegade is an anthology of eleven science fiction short stories by writers from across the globe. It is part of the Newcomer series of scifi anthologies.
The stories are:- Conscience - Alasdair Shaw First - Nate Johnson Atonement - Rick Partlow The Stepford Florist - JT Lawrence Tyrant... [click here for more]
Welcome to the Lost Territory of New Haven, CT.
In the year 2013, the world changed. Massive rifts called “Looking Glasses” tore through the fabric of reality all over the world. Millions of lives were lost as creatures from legend poured through the rifts and into our reality.
The catastrophic loss of human life would have been apocalyptic in scale if it weren’t for the efforts... [click here for more]