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In 2157, a mysterious gas known as Variant spreads across the globe, killing or mutating most organic life. The surviving humans take refuge in an underground city, determined to return home. But after generations of failures and botched attempts, hope is beginning to dwindle. That is, until a young scientist makes a unique discovery—and everything changes. Suddenly, there’s reason to hope again, and it rests within a group of genetically engineered children that are both human and Variant.
WE THOUGHT WE HAD NO REASON TO WORRY... WE WERE WRONG.
The residents of the small town of Whitefish are no strangers to snow. Used to being forgotten and having to dig their own way out, no one thought anything of it during one of the coldest winters on record when help just never came. But as fuel runs out and raiders press in on all sides, Derek, Sheridan, and Garrett it’s not just the snow they need to dig their way out of...
“The four of you have been blessed with a great gift. Well, it’s a gift for you, but a curse for someone else.”
Harley receives a mysterious gift on her sixteenth birthday—a shadow box. The box gives her the power to trade someone to the shadows, meaning they will disappear and cease to exist. Harley can’t imagine doing such a horrible thing and is warned that using the box comes at a price. Unfortunately, not using the box can be even more costly. Harley must make this life-altering decision as she discovers frightening revelations about the town she calls home.
In Jonah’s dystopian world, tyrants don’t use the arena to pacify the masses. They have elections to make people think life will improve—but only the rich get richer. He has a disruptive model to save society—but the aristos don’t want change. When a beautiful woman picks him up at his favorite bar, he discovers Earth was invaded by aliens who plot to rule the world. Oh—and she’s an alien too. As if life wasn’t weird enough…
“Too much trouble, and you’ll end up just like your crazy mother.”
Maeve was six when they took her mother away, and left her in the care of her Uncle Lou: a drunk, a misogynist, a fraud.
For eleven years she’s lived with him in Falside’s slums, deep in the silt of the Falwere River. She bottles his miracle medicine, stocks his apothecary shop, and endures his savage temper.
But as his violence escalates, and his lies come undone, she devises a plan to escape him forever. Even if it means people have to die.
A new species has arrived at Hsissh’s home planet. They call themselves “humans” and are frankly, mentally handicapped—they can’t start fires with their minds! But after taking a few on as pets, Hsissh isn’t sure he wants to see their extinction ... can he save his nearly-furless, quantum ignorant companions before it’s too late?
Earth has been uninhabitable for years or so some would have you believe, but we survived. Colonization would ensure our future, but that would mean we’d have to circumvent any malicious attempts on our lives and outrun the aliens, who want to see our demise.
Left virtually defenseless, we’ll have to muster up the strength to outsmart the aliens before they enslave others like us.
My name is Sinna Reardon. I suppose deep down I’d like to believe God exists. But he doesn’t, not since the war. Most days I’m OK with that. Jacob calls me a pessimist, but I’m a realist. How can I Believe when a place like Rehabilitation and a regime like the Elite exist, dictating our every move?
If God were so great, he’d do something. But he hasn’t. We’re forgotten. And that scares me, because it means I might have to do something myself…
Secrets threaten, but magic kills. All Sarn wanted was to get work on time, do his job and go home to his secret son. Instead, he’s kidnapped by an enchanted tree and embroiled in a mystery so bizarre, it causes him to question everything he’s ever believed in. Epic fantasy meets murder mystery in this heart-melting tale.
Eli has set out to secure a safe haven in this futuristic world of barren wasteland. He will do whatever it takes to earn enough credits to free himself from the corrupt rulers of this land.
A selfish king seeks a road warrior who will track his three daughters as they disappear from their chambers each night. If Eli can find his daughters, the ruler promises him the life of his dreams as well as the hand of one of the girls.
Will the daughters make it difficult for Eli to collect his reward and resist their charms? Will the ruler kill Eli if he fails the mission?
An apocalyptic event changes the course of lives when the massive Yellowstone Caldera erupts. Panic ensues among the small town, causing Mav and Henley to witness the best and worst of humanity. They must work as a team to create a new existence before the fallout of harsh and fiery elements overtakes their safe haven. Along the way, they might just find that they need each other more than ever.
Selene Jordan is shocked to find herself whisked away from Earth by unscrupulous aliens, bent on selling her to the highest bidder. Shuffled from one dreary, nondescript freighter to another, she realizes they’re taking her to a distant mining colony. The only thing that breaks the boredom of her long monotonous journey is the face that appears on the holo-vid several times a day to check on her.
It’s some kind of strange alien king with pewter skin and dark eyes. For some godforsaken reason he never wears a shirt, just the long flowing pants she has come to associate with alien priests. There, slung low on his hips, exposing inch after inch of his delicious muscular physique...
Every day Carter goes down to the quarantined city of London to fish from the Thames River, but the times are changing, the world is growing ever more dangerous, and he’s growing tired of city life and the ... the city-folk.
Keep My Bones is the prequel short story to They Rot, the first book in a brutal new series of post-apocalyptia set in Great Britain. It’s brought to you by Willcocks and Kondor, two of the groundbreaking authors behind the iTunes chart-busting podcast, The Other Stories.