How to succeed as an independent author: An interview with Row Murray

Wrangling shelf space in a bookstore is hard and competitive, even if you’ve been "traditionally" published. But that’s not to say it’s totally impossible as an independent author! I interviewed Row Murray – successful bookstore shelf wrangler – about how she found distributors and readers for her book, For Foxes' Sake.

Nathan Farrugia on digital publishing and the importance of near-death experiences

I recently sat down with Nathan Farrugia, Australian author of the Fifth Column series. His first novel, The Chimera Vector, is a number one bestseller on the Amazon and iBooks stores, and also claimed the title of Apple iBooks Thriller of the Year. We chatted about the trials and tribulations of publishing digitally, as well as his...

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How to succeed as an independent author: An interview with Row Murray

Wrangling shelf space in a bookstore is hard and competitive, even if you’ve been "traditionally" published. But that’s not to say it’s totally impossible as an independent author! I interviewed Row Murray – successful bookstore shelf wrangler – about how she found distributors and readers for her book, For Foxes' Sake.

Good Night Papa

Good Night Papa is a collection of fifteen short stories (including one screenplay) set in Japan and around the world. Each story presents a dilemma, conundrum or mystery which its characters solve by wit or resolve: What does a recovering alcoholic mail pilot do when his plane crashes in the Australian desert with a bottle of gin on...

Event Sceptre

Dou's sun, September, suffered a terrible solar flare that knocked out technology across the planet, and inadvertently triggered a change in some people... Almost two hundred years later, and the Zurra Territories of the north have made the perfect super-powered bodyguards, as long as they can keep it a secret from the rest of the...

We are the gray

Dangling by a thread she must choose between leaving the man with blood on his hands, or dating the man she thinks is everything she needs, wants, and yearns for. But the second man has a much darker secret as he lures her for a trap like a cat. Her best friend’s death is like a cold reminder of the life she left behind as the...

Devouring Red

COMPLETE. When Redd strays from the path on the way to his grandmother's house, a vicious, hungry wolf pursues him. Help arrives in the form of a mysterious stranger, but Redd might wish he'd taken his chances with the wolf when he comes to learn there is more than one way a handsome young man can be devoured.

Lovers at the Lake (Excerpt)

This excerpt comes from my short story Lovers at the Lake, which features in Less Than Three Press' Fairytales Slashed Volume 7 anthology, releasing 15 March 2017. When Prince Vladimir stumbles upon a lake and goes for a swim, he encounters Dušan. The two fall in love, but Vladimir's father wishes to marry him to a foreign princess,...

Beyond the Milky Way

When seven strangers receive a letter from the president of the United States, they have no idea what the government would want from them. They find out their mission as they gather in Washington, DC: to become the Earth representatives in an intergalactic race. The Earth team will travel beyond the Milky Way for an experience of their...

What Am I To You

Kit Castille didn’t want to be one of the girls who worshiped Matthew Rondillo in college. She doesn’t want to be one of the girls in his little black book now. But she gave her heart to Matthew all those years ago. Driven by revenge, she’s on a mission to get it back. Four years after college, they meet again. But what if you find...

Heart-Eater

Tessa Montes is dying. The doctor says she only has a month to live, and that the chances of surviving is only at three percent. Everything changes when her fairy godmother appears on the night of her twenty-fourth birthday, giving her a chance to extend her life. But the only way for her to live is to make guys fall for her. It seems...

Good, Clean Dirt

"His great aunt twice removed would be rolling around in her grave if she weren’t freshly dead and also completely fictional." Why is small-time crook Reuben Weller following a florist around a town of less than one-thousand people? Money, of course! But things are about to get weird when he discovers a big secret.

dandelion

The town of Vendelle is dirty and filled to the brim with thieves, abusers, and queer teenagers with magical abilities. One of these teenagers, Theo, has listened to the whispers of the dead and pieced together the story of a curse that has afflicted the town for centuries, and a girl that will be able to break it. When the time comes,...

The Chosen Path

Jake's childhood imaginary friend haunts him awake and asleep. His dreams come true, which scares him, his family, and the whole town. Going away to college, Jake hopes for a normal life, but it becomes more complicated as he learns of his new friends' secrets. The girl he has a crush on has more secrets and powers than Jake could ever...

Life of a Government Kid

Emma is a twin, her world is turned upside down when she's forced into the care of the government. Anything she says and does is recorded by people who pretended to care. These are recordings from real life events of Norma Faith. She has changed some names to protect identity.

Fallen

It's been millennia since Lucifer has fallen from Heaven and taken control of Hell. His plans to overthrow God and take control of Heaven have been known by all the angels since he fell and they've been preparing ever since. God has tasked the archangels with finding the Nephilim and the Prophet of the current generation; they are the...

Sinned

A tournament is held every hundred years in Hell. The Seven Deadly Sins gather to compete in contests of strength and battle for the right to be humanity's most prominent sin. What happens if the contest is draw and two of the sins are declared the winner? Two sins have never been in control at the same time. Can they possibly work...

Blood Untold

READ THE FIRST THREE CHAPTERS HERE FOR FREE! Theresa O'Hara is a seemingly normal girl just out of high school. But Tessa knows better. She's never really been normal. Ever since she was thirteen she exhibited signs of being a witch. Items moved without being touched, candles lit themselves, and plants sprang to life over night....

Maywitch [Complete]

When suspicious incidents begin rattling North America, it doesn't take long for the authorities to realize that something supernatural is happening. To solve the problem, though, they'll have to ask for help from Maywitch - the organization of mages tasked with keeping their peers in check. Kay Adamis, a young witch struggling...

Necromancer's Curse

Necromancy is a cursed art of a cursed art. The blackest category under the already forbidden practice of magic. Necromancers seek out the weak and kill the innocent to help put a bloodlust backed by a demonic pact to sleep. The only way to catch one before they destroy everything you've ever loved and known is to pray they have an...

Four Souls

This is a story about a group of friends. Four to be exact, four runaways, four survivors. A girl who can not remember, a girl who can not forget, a boy who keeps returning, and a boy who just wont admit. Four children who are seemingly not connected in any way, shape or form but there destiny and lives are entangled with each other in...

From Above

Ardan Blaire's expectation has flipped upside down. Coming back after two years living in the other side of the country, he has to be faced by what's worse than just a bitter past of his ex-boyfriend he left behind. Not everything that's broken meant to be fixed. Except, Ardan feels like he will do anything to attach all the broken...

The Bad Boy's Story

Derek is your ideal bad boy. Loves to street fight and never attends class. One day he gets partnered with the captain of the cheerleading team for a English Project. While working on the project both the bad boy and cheerleader realize their persona’s at school are not the same as their true identity. But what happens when a dark past...

The Second Seal

Three seals never meant to be used. Three races under the eye of Gods. One girl who must save them--asssasin, shadow, slave, and spy. Who is she, really? This young adult fantasy will thrill young and old alike. * New title for "In the Shadows of Gods," with substantive changes made. All comments welcome. All rights reserved...

Strange World 2

The Sequel to Strange World. This Time it's Lacey's Turn under the spotlight as she goes through her busy days working for both the FBI and The Trident. Will she let go of her husband that was murdered by her own boss ? Or is there still hope ?

O Amor ...

How many times the pieces of heart can be stitched together yet to be ripped apart, again? Can a forlorn love story be the reason you somehow have no regrets, no resentments? This is a story of a lover, a survivor, who eventually liberated out of all the melancholy.

The Pit

The Pit is at the centre of a massive multi-city cluster, and is larger than most cities itself. People live there, struggling through daily existence, forming marriage alliances to gain a name, or looking for shady work. It is a difficult life, but for the Corres siblings, protected from the harsh realities by their parents, life will...

The Ways We Fall Behind

In the summer of 1998, two local high school students go missing in the dead of night. There's a flash, a bang, then nothing. Two decades later, the unlikely pair of Dot Flood and Malcolm Powell find themselves untouched by time in a world like nothing they could have predicted. On a journey to find their way home, the two teenagers...

Anna's Voice, Dodie's Songs

; she wishes to be someone else. he has numbers on his hand. she lost her rose. he has nowhere to paint. all of them has nowhere to go. these short stories will show what is gained after a loss; how the end is only just a cliffhanger-and how one should hold on to it. ©2016 W.Greene, All Rights Reserved

TimeAway

Kate finds herself transported through time to an era where magic was a death sentence . Will she find out who or what put her there or will the man named Marcus end it all. Join Kate as she goes looking for answers with her new friends. "Time Away" is the first book in an amazing trilogy.

Forsaken Violet

Violet is a young girl who is becoming a young lady. She has been feeling like a misfit in her own family; she often wonders if she is even related to them. She yearns to be loved, to be accepted, but she is different. Eventually she finds a charming gentleman that promises to take care of her in beautiful ways. She runs off with...

Burning Love ❤️

How am I ever going to find love again with this look . I know that I've hurt a lot of women In my life , and i regret all my actions . People stare at me as if I was a beast or a creature they never saw before. I know I deserve whats happening to me. It looks like Love gave up on me and is taking her revenge.

Trashed!

The Mayor of Vinice is found dead on the floor of his wine cellar on his 57th birthday. Did he die of natural causes, or has his corrupt past caught up with him? The tense relationship between the investigating detectives isn't helping matters, nor is the vested interest of just about everyone else in letting sleeping dogs lie. As...

Something to Live For

The soul-matching service is coming up on its 100th anniversary, and people couldn't be happier. Science has benefited the human race by making things simple and matching everyone up with the one person they're meant to be with. Katia is a skeptic, for sure, but like everyone she'll give it a chance. What's the worst that can happen?...

Jove

Alice and her brother Jove are walking. They've got a couple of Icy Poles, a kid they found at the park, and a man driving a Coke truck, and they're headed for the Murray River. But things go awry, as things do. The kid from the park isn't quite what he seemed. Actually, he and Jove are identical. Doppelgangers. Equal parts mystery...

Time Will Not Separate Us

It started with a ring and spanned centuries. When Mia Logue comes across a medieval ring, her life gets a little more complicated as she realises that someone who existed over 500 years ago has been searching for her, and that he's in the 21st century. But what does he want with her? As she comes to learn about the secrets of the...

Smile for the Coup D'état

Broke, drunk, and caught up in the mayhem of a military coup d'état in Thailand, Peter and his dangerously charismatic friend, Joseph, double down on their pursuit of destructive obsessions. But the crimes that they have committed together are becoming increasingly hard to hide under the tumultuous new political order. Pressured...

Murders in Crescent Valley (1)

Trenton Cole seems to be a loving husband, he is also an avenging psychopath. Halloween night, Brittany discovers her boyfriend cheating on her. The couple breaks up and chaos ensues. A deadly serial killer, Trenton Cole, stalks Crescent Valley, killing those teens who do not live by his moral code. His wife, Molly, is barren, she...

Madness

Ancient stone circles are scattered across the globe, are they just remnants of old forgotten customs, or do they hide a darker secret. When one man investigates the world of numerology and obsession, he stumbles into something much deeper than he could ever imagine.

Whispers of the Dead

Joanna has so much to look forward to. She is a young author eagerly awaiting her first book contract when odd dreams begin to take over her life. Little does she know that these dreams are connected to a much deeper destiny. One she must choose to accept willingly or else risk destroying what generations of her family have...

Safe and Sound

Young Alice isn't like other little girls her age, instead of playing with her stuffed bunny, she studies the art of killing and magic. That is until the night her mother sees through the veil and Obour, her guide and teacher must break all the rules to bring her back from death. She may have shown promise and a hint of power before...

Songström

Sammel's girlfriend Freya has failed to return home. The day before she showed him a Sikkilite stone and told him it would store her soul for six days should she die. Now he only has six days to find her, and no-one is on his side. Worst of all, he fears Freya is now in Songström, the place of horrors that's been waiting for him to...

Frankenstein

Mary Shelley began writing Frankenstein when she was only eighteen. At once a Gothic thriller, a passionate romance, and a cautionary tale about the dangers of science, Frankenstein tells the story of committed science student Victor Frankenstein. Obsessed with discovering the cause of generation and life and bestowing animation upon...

Munley Priory: A Gothic Story

England, 1742. When a deadly epidemic sweeps through a remote North Yorkshire village, its inhabitants fear the return of Mad Edmund: a spectral monk said to haunt the ruins of Munley Priory. Dr William Marlowe, Oxford-educated and a firm believer in Science over the Supernatural, is determined to prove them wrong. Assisted by the...

Frostbite

Four friends struggle to survive in a frozen cabin hundreds of miles from help. The power's out. The radio's dead. And people are getting hungry...

THE DEVIL KNOCKS

CHANT FOR THE DEVIL "Our Lord in hell Help us to commit more horror Help us to kill and torture one and all Help us to make the short the tall Take our offering of blood And the massed flesh, and bones We will leave it all at the doors to hell Tons upon tons upon tons Let us rule with a whip in hand Let the others bow and...

Broken (2016)

Gabby's life has been anything but easy. She is surrounded by friends who seem to have everything she doesn't: money, social standing, and happily married parents. While dealing with the loss of her mother, she experiences her first heartbreak. She commits herself to her studies and runs away from any emotions that aren't safe. Bradley...

Lords of the North

On the eve of her wedding Severin Cearach, Lord of the North kidnaps Arianna, Queen of the West, in retribution for unknown crimes committed by her fiance the Emperor of the South. She doesn't much like him, and the feelings are mutual until Arianna learns there's much more to Severin than a simple contest of wills between the north...

Danse Macabre: Deadly Deception

Autumn Darling has been entrenched in the vampire world for a handful of years now, sheltered by her lover, now fiance, the famed Ballet Dancer Aleksi Mikhailovich. However, as the situation with the pro-human organization the Sun Cross grows dire Autumn finds herself right back where she was in the beginning; feigning a broken...

Bad Seed Rising

She's a thief. A ward of the state. And she's got a bad attitude. V is smarter than most, with a penchant for language and pick pocketing. But when one of her marks shows up in apartment offering her a job that uses her skills, how can she say no. Now she's living with an eccentric engineer, a wanted hacker, oh and some guy named...

Indoctrinate Me

At just 11 years old, Evelyn Winter was sold by her family to the U.S government during the war. She has no idea why or what is to come. During her adventure she uncovers a dangerous truth that could bring the whole system down but will she be able to hold onto herself as they try to break her? Follow her on her journey as she finds...

When fake becomes real

Can true love be found in depths of a marriage contract....? **** Austin Turner is a typical billionaire, ruthless, arrogant, cold-hearted and packed with the greatest amount of ego. But that is not all he is also utterly irresistible to the point that even though having the reputation of being the biggest playboy, who discards women...

Diving Into Him

Sex, drugs, and rock ’n’ roll—that was Jett Costa’s old life. After her wildly popular band falls apart, she’s determined to remain sober and rebuild her career. There’s just one problem. The only person who still has any faith in her is her ex-boyfriend Koty, and Jett isn’t sure that she can keep her hands off him. Maybe living...

Renting Ginny

Ginny is for rent. Not her apartment, not her car, but herself. Her renter must be another lesbian, but otherwise Ginny is pretty much open to whatever her buyer may have in mind for fun and games... until the nightmares begin.

Pulse

Being single in New York City has it's problems, and it has it's upsides. For Kip and Derek it is the helping hand to push over their lives. Derek is a DJ for gay club called The Pulse, and works at night for a living, he loves his job and can't see it changing. Kip is a photographer for Out! Magazine in NYC, he was sent to The Pulse...

The Christmas Switch

Identical twin sisters Justice and Liberty Pope have their looks and a Christmas birthday in common, but very little else. Justice is a busy California divorce attorney who spends her days surrounded by hostile clients wanting out of their miserable relationships. Justice no longer believes in happy endings, understandably, but her...

Make You Stay

Sick of the life in Illinois, Kinsella Sloane decided to leave everything, travel and spend her whole summer in Hermosa Beach in California. On whether, she would stay a little longer or not, she didn’t know. She wanted freedom. She longed for it ever since she’s turned twenty two. She wanted to explore and travel. She wanted to be...

Emily

Emily starts over after her Father finds out the truth. Moving across the country is hard when you are becoming a woman as a Junior in High School. When you are starting to get your life going its hard to start over. But meeting new people and getting her life put back together, Emily can finally see the future again. Read more to...

Tamed

Flavio stared at her silently, like he was cramming her features and after several long minutes he finally spoke. “You're having doubts.” Katalynna bit her lip; she was lost for words. She didn’t know if she wanted to agree with him or tell him to kiss her so she nodded; she went with the truth. “So many.” She let out of her...

Love Sucks

Lucy moves school a lot but when she finally finds the one she is meant to be with fte is not kind. More and more people enter her life and with all the upcoming problems, secrets and dangers she doesn't know who to trust anymore. The people she loves most can be the one behind the trigger. With the council problems she needs to face...

The Girl No One Remembers

Everybody thinks they've seen a ghost at least once, right? Well, how many of the living can say that they have been one? Kaitlind Lawrence is a girl who lives in the shadows, though it's not by choice. She was just a little too late. So she hid herself away, and was eventually forgotten. But when someone sees her, and pulls her into...

Fall

"You're really afraid of falling, aren't you?' "You have no idea." He was red. And he liked her, because she was blue.. A small town girl moving to the big city gets more than she bargained for when she makes a couple of new friends that turn her world upside down

The Story of Us

Nichole is happy. She has a wonderful husband, Nathan, and a job she loves. And she's fully aware that her life is one of which others tend to be envious. But when a new coworker, Seth, introduces himself to her and informs her that they are destined to be "life friends", something stirs within Nichole and she beings to question the...

Curve My Attitude

Continue to follow this plus size trio. With a lot more love, drama and plus sized laughs. Elise Michaels never expected in a million years that the man she betrayed would wind up at her best friend's wedding. Charlie Barnes left his home town right after high school and never planned on returning. Now back to support his life long...

Sparkles Book Club

Meet Jess. Accident prone and unlucky in love. Her life has hit a stalemate. What better way to change things up than by playing Matchmaker. But Jess gets more than what she's bargained for. It also doesn't help that she lives next door to the worlds sexiest man. Fall in love with this tutu toting, pink wig wearing cutie and come along...

Goldentracks

Ellie is fourteen, and has a secret crush on a sixteen-year-old boy at school. And then there’s Simon, her little brother, who wants to make her life miserable by revealing her secret to everyone because she tattled on him again. But before the secret can get out, Ellie is hit by a car, and falls into a coma. Thrown into a corner of...

Satan's Daughter

They call Monsters Demons. She calls Humans Monsters. Mysterious murders dot the city of Stratford, a small town in Canada, intriguing the only one for whom the clues have been left -- Lucy, a hell-born girl who is powerless but powerful. Caught in a fight between rogue angels, demons, and The Nephilim, each having their own reasons,...

Discovery

I had told my father I hadn't. But, to this day, I know that was wrong. Follow Katelyn, an unexpectantly unique girl, and her friends through the first story in the Wandering Oracles series! See Katelyn come to grips with who she truly is, and what she is, through a tale of self-doubt and friendships told from the perspective of a...

The Thousand Years War

Four people in Brooklyn N.Y. who know little about each other and backgrounds that could not be any more different. A normal winter day for these four regular joes will turn into a full-fledged adventure that will determine the fate of the Earth with one twist. That twist is that there is a virtual world that looks, smells and feels...

Reality Dawn

Reality Dawn is a dimension travelling Reality Worker. She's on our Earth to make sure no unauthorised doors between dimensions are opened, Unbeknownst to most people, this happens quite often - passages from one Earth to another, parallel Earth open without warning, and the consequences can be alarming. Fearless, adventurous Reality...

Molly

This is my 2014 NaNoWriMo book. It isn't finished and is currently being edited but i would like feed back, so here it is.I will put the chapters as they are completed. When a car crash takes Mollys family she goes and lives with her young uncle. While healing Molly meets a mysterious boy and embarks on an adventure that spans time and...

The Golden Notebook

Ben Simmons was a regular teenage older brother. He hated his younger sister, Emily, who annoyed him for a living. After she mysteriously vanishes, Ben will have to overcome his feelings for his sibling and attempt to save her. Will he be able to do it when she's in a completely different universe? Will he give up when she doesn't want...

Sai

In a distant future, the world is overrun by powerful and dangerous machines. Humans have developed their own separate civilization away from the machines, but both humans and machines want to eradicate the other’s existence. Sai must hide herself from both humans and machines. She is human, but sixty-one percent of her body is...

Emerald Skies

Rosemary Sloan made a vow with her mother that they would return to their roots and see Ireland, but after her mother is killed in a car accident, Rosemary is forced to make the trip with her childhood friend. After a chance encounter with a young painter, Rosemary finds herself wanting nothing more to return to the Cliffs of Moher...

The Dreamwalker

One fateful dream gives Kate Watzen a view into her future. The girl from a small farming community on the planet Reimer can hardly believe that the life of a Chosen could really be hers. Soon fate finds her and the Gifts she possesses will make her legendary, but only if she can ward off the ruthless Lord Ruark and keep those she...

On Time's Broken Wings

Veronica has gaps in her memory, spanning years and years of her life. While some may view this as a gift, for Veronica, it is not. She is depressed. She is sad. She is suicidal. She is broken. Experienced through flashbacks, hear the story of 22-year-old Veronica, one of few special children that have been both blessed and cursed with...

Into Shadows

The year is 2093, and after surviving one of the worst disasters known, humanity lives in fear. The pandemic that killed millions might be gone, but a new threat has taken its place - mysterious creatures known only as Reapers. Amie is tired of living within walls, and wants to know why the Reapers are feared so much. Trent just wants...

After Dark

Delve into the world of Sasha Edwards, a seasoned hunter in a world of undead. Note: everything I write on tablo is a first draft, written for entertainment, not perfection :)

The End of the World

The year was 2001 and Abbie Johnson's world was ending. She was in a new school, filled with people she didn't know and who didn't want to know her, her parents were splitting up, and her brother was still getting everything he wanted. So, basically, her life was hell. Robbie Johnson was in the 7th grade and his world was changing. ...

The Bug

Sierra Flynn has never dreamed very big. She's used to the comfortable, familiar life helping out with the family business, following in her older brothers' footsteps. After she visits an airshow while they're on a business trip, she falls in love with airplanes and becomes hooked by the thought of flying. A flight instructor at the...

Death of A Butterfly

Aged 5 Saff lost her Mum. After years spent chasing butterflies trying to find her, flitting from foster home to foster home, she decides to run away from her tiny village to the glittering lights of London. Falling in with a bad crowd, she experiences a lot of things for the first time; drink, drugs, sex, and love (or so she thinks)....

MMAmor

Told through the eyes of a shy, timid, and asocial journalism student, Ryen just accepted the position of writer for his university newspaper. While capturing the gossip and pictures for an article that has eluded reporters, Ryen encounters Vanesa, the face of the underground MMA club operating on campus. Let's fight. Let's love. Let's...

Sticks in Paddocks

It has been ten years since Milla's best friend, Peter, went missing. Now, after reuniting with his older brother Thomas, the two search for answers to long-standing questions, and are deeply disturbed by the answers that they find.

Joni

Joni is in her last year of high school and feels invisible since the death of her mother. One day she meets Zeb, leaves school, and her life begins to change. They have a shared passion for music, but both Joni and Zeb have to deal with ghosts from their past before they can move forward.

Boundary

In a post-apocalyptic world where everything has been ravaged by massive earthquakes, 17 year old Zila lives with her grandfather on the western side of the Boundary, a fault line that splits the US in half. When tragedy strikes, Zila decides to embark on a dangerous journey towards the east to find her family.

The Half-Shape Destiny

Hated, rescued, and married. That's how Collin and Terra's relationship started. But it wasn't enough to put them on solid ground. Now the entire dynamic of their relationship has changed, and they're off on new adventures in their separate ends of the universe. When their paths must cross again to save a mutual friend, will they...

Time Heals All Wounds

Lily has a dark past that she doesn't share with anyone. People have heard rumours about her story but only she knows the truth. She used to be popular, confident and loved by everyone. That was, until her tragedy happened. Now she's built her walls so high that no one can knock them down. Not that anyone's tried. Until Shayne shows...

Shoot Me

[ If I had to shoot you with a gun or a camera, I guess I'd be pretty confused. ] The story of two teenagers with a bad history who find themselves cramped within the confines of a VW bus on the way across the country. *ONGOING*

Dust

What would you give to stay young forever? What would you take? How much would you sacrifice? Pete is almost clear of his past. There’s just one string left tying him to his old life, Dust, and it's threatening to pull him back into a life of violence and addiction. Dust is a modern retelling of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan. The old...

The Quiet Before the Storm

"Time is a strange Mistress" It's been 150 years since the great war, when the Northern Kingdoms of Selisle, Waes, and Sesslyn went to war against the great might of the Tulschian Empire. No one really won that war, and perhaps that's why tensions still run high when those of Tulsch cross the sea into the frigid north. Asiliyara has...

Stonethrow

Five citizens of the medieval land of Saeri must face killers, traitors, and the people they love most in the world in the thrilling mystery that began with the death of a young maiden named Francesca Port, sparking a fire that will consume the thriving city of Stonethrow.

OathBlade

On the day of her wedding, Princess Elery lost everything. A savage attack left her kingdom in ruin and her husband and parents among the dead. Now, the only things left to her are her father's sword, and a legend. A legend which speaks of a powerful dragon in the heart of the Dark Woods. A mad god. A seducer. A...

Threads of Fate: Part 1

As rebellion stirs again, Lady Vivalda’s plans for a semblance of revenge comes crashing down with the news of her immediate marriage. Those who think they can whisk her off to another nation, do not know her at all! As she begins to take her first steps into a trap, a friendly betrayal stops her.

Book of Legacy: The Carrier

In the north, the provinces rebel against the Empire, whose authority had declined over the century. But to the south, a boy named Fendreal lives blissfully unaware of the conflict in his privileged life as one of the noblest of his race. However, the changing times will soon affect him as well, as he is forced on a journey to explore...

Calliope

A woman stood in the center of the town, watching as the dust from the explosion lifted. Her golden eyes pierced the darkness and struck fear in the hearts of soldiers and citizens... She raised her arms above her, palms up towards an angry sky; a ball of fire grew from nothing between her palms. The flames flickered and danced......

Raven Sword

A lad from the legions is the only survivor of a savage attack. Rescued from death by a girl of a mysterious race, he finds himself drawn into a destiny that seems to have been already decided for him a mysterious stranger. It's the first draft, so I'm pleased to hear any comments. If you like this, the final draft is available...

The Weight of Words

The virus of stories was everywhere. I heard them through one-sided conversations. I saw them written on the city walls, the symptoms etched into the faces of people on the street. On the national stage, the Prez spun her usual bullshit. A grand narrative for the Island of All, for the Nation of One, the Richman Shores. I liked her...

Hacked (WIP)

Reid Parker and his sister, Sky, are the newest students at Cozen Academy, a boarding school for troubled and homeless teens with special skills. Unbeknownst to the government, this school has been training teens to be hackers and identity thieves for the personal gain of the owners since 2005. Different students at the school have...

GIFTED

Trouble, love, and unlikely friendships can be found on a daily basis at Saint Apollo's Academy for the Gifted. Three unlikely friends unite to stop a dark force threatening to destroy everything... Allison has drawing visions and Daddy issues, Chase has a fiery problem with an attitude to match, and Melanie has a dark secret that she...

Changes (D.M. Love Story)

Devviona Montelli was described as 'strange', 'weird' & 'different' by most students at her school for 10 years. She knew all those words were true but didn't get the answer to why they were until her 11th birthday. After receiving her Hogwarts letter, her family moved to Europe: Surrey, England, shortly after. Away from the people she...

Janette Lennox

This thrilling new fantasy series features 14-year-old Janette Lennox, a girl who doesn’t seem to fit in with the children at her church boarding school. Janette would rather hide in the school library and read books about magic, unaware that she herself is part of a secret magical legacy. Janette is shocked when a wizard comes to...

The Three Sisters

Join Cillan, a young woman running from her past and towards redemption… Join Lilith, a girl on the cusp of womanhood, as she seeks to free her mother from evil wizards and restore her birthright… Join Iris, a little girl who miraculously survived alone in the wilderness, as she learns of the legends that foretold of her coming… “The...

Harry Potter

I've caught a HP bug and I've written a whole mess of shorts. Some have potential and some are just me writing my pent up emotions. I'm 100% not done with any of them. I just want them out where people can give me feedback instead of me re-reading them into oblivion.

Witch Blood

Grace just wants a regular life. Her best friend/girlfriend Alice on the other hand is in search of adventure. What starts out as an amazing opportunity for their band to hit it big ends with the two girls fleeing for their lives through an unfamiliar city. A group of witch hunters are convinced the perfectly ordinary girls are ...

Convergence

"The realization and truth of my life confused me. My step-mother was actually my father, the man I knew as my father was actually a stranger, and I was actually half demon and half witch with the magic of both and primed to be the ruler of the magical world." Download completed novel for free! http://tinyurl.com/h4olsar

Heir of Hollows

Many years ago, the Lost Realm, also known as the human world, was torn apart by demons and black magic casters. Since then it's been closed off from our land, keeping most of the demons inside. But the worst are in here, with us. Lu'Ella is a guard to the queen, Elin, in Ostaria. Lu's main job is keep Elin safe at all costs. And...

The Ghost of a Rose

Miyuki Harashi has been obsessed with horror and legends for as long as she could remember. Growing up Half-Japanese and Half-Cajun in New Orleans had only helped to fuel her love of all things mystical and bizarre. And when her family moves to Upstate Maine, she hates it. But one night, while on her weekly camping trips with her dad,...

The Ravenwood Legacy

Everything was finally perfect in sixteen-year-old Violet Wildes' life, that was until she came home from school one day and her parents told her they were moving. One afternoon and her life was turned upside down, now she's stuck at a new school, forced to make new friends and to make matters worse, it's full of Normies. Yes,...

Impractical Witch

Edith Mellangruda is a master of firsts: first daughter, first in lessons, first of her peers to fly on broomstick. And now, she aims to be the first to abandon cauldron and coven for mortality in the human world, a sacrifice too great for any practical witch. Edith resurrects the dead poet Samuel Ketch to help her on her quest for...

Infected

(Revising) After waking up in a world of the living dead, a college student and her friends find themselves being hunted by the one person they thought they could trust. NaNoWriMo 2015

I WIN

All of the victims were founded with a small piece of chess in their wounds. Detective Hackle tries to figure out what does it mean.

The Algorithm age

Algorithms of the soul of a computer. They turn the lifeless machine into a powerful processor of information. Yet what are they? Where do they come from? Using the history of algorithms, R.K Adams unmasks the elegant magic running inside every digital device (even the one your are reading) The Algorithm age is a popular investigation...

After the Convergence.

In a future where self-aware computers monitor their humans, PI Blake hacks his way to save a missing girl, only to find love. The murder of his partner lands the hard-bitten private investigator Alan Blake in the middle of a complex international plot involving spies, crooks, resistance fighters, intelligent machines, and treacherous...

The Highway Men

The Highway Men are ruthless killers who kidnap and murder vulnerable women, and dump their bodies alongside city freeway systems. The killers leave intricate puzzles carved on the bones of their victims. The body of a missing Colorado woman turns up in Los Angeles where Detective Oliver Chadwick and his new partner, an untested...

VIRUS

In the small town of Yokohanamori, everyone has secrets. Some are minor, harmless little tidbits of information, like a 17-year-old girl hiding a trunk full of stuffed animals. Some are major, information that can destroy lives, ruin friendships, and even cripple relationships, like exposing the romantic relationship between a...

VOTE DINKLES 2016

A clown's meteoric rise to political fame. This story contains adult language & themes, sophomoric language & themes, lots of drinking, even more womanizing, criminal acts depicted humorously and humorous acts depicted criminally. There is enough in this story to offend everyone.

The Keeper

Imagine a manor which forever changes, strange voices are heard in corridors, and an unexplained foreboding lurks in the darkness. This is a story of a man who calls himself Lucifer, and a woman held captive in a place unknown. An urban adaptation of the timeless 'Beauty and the Beast'. About an ordinary cafe worker Mona and an...

you/th lost to the vo/id

a collection of fifteen poems centered around youth, introspection, and moving forward. inspiration drawn from hwa yang yeon hwa (the most beautiful moment in life) concept trilogy by south korean boy group bts. // you can purchase the full chapbook here: https://payhip.com/b/B5TR

Take Me Out

The fights aren't as playful as they used to be. For each day he's with his girlfriend he finds August growing more and more annoyed with him. The frustration is genuine. He can't understand why August has gone from one of his best friends to his biggest irritation.

THE BLOOD OF ONYX

The probability of naturally occurring life is something like one in 100,000 trillion trillion trillion trillion. And that's being optimistic, really. Yet, as of the year 5566, we have lived in harmony with many alien races for decades. As a whole, we understand how unique, how rare, and how precious life really is. And that is exactly...

Paper Cuts

MILES: bleak, unmotivated, very rational with his emotions, reluctant heir of his father's respected entertainment company, regular customer of the Sweetbrew. ELLIE: bright, cheerful, a literature undergrad, part-time employee of the Sweetbrew. A coffeeshop across the street. A heartfelt letter written by an employee. The start of a...

Out of the Storm - Draft

Disclaimer: This book will likely be unpublished in the near future and published on all major sales channels. There's something tumultuous brewing at Hawke & Hemingway. When Theo Kataigída's best friend, Marco Santino, calls on him for help investigating how his thousands grew to millions, as a broker himself, Theo knows money...

Helix (Episode 1)

A spy hunter. A rogue operative. A secret war that could destroy them both. Olesya is just an ordinary girl from post-Soviet Russia, but that changes when the clandestine Fifth Column discover her rare genetic anomaly. Taken from her home and ensnared in a special training program, Olesya is destined to become a black operative, or die...

Immure

Before the Hunt of the Blue Moon, Vampires flourished and developed an empire in the Parisian underground. Berith Devereaux tells the story of his entrapment by the serial killer, Jordain Laurent and his escape into the underground only to discover that it's going under new leadership. A man named Richter, obsessed with one legendary...

The Mad Science

A collection of Mad Scientist stories, from H. G. Well's The Island of Dr. Moreau, and At the Mountains of Madness By H.P Lovecraft, all the way to Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley.

Through The Flames

Over 100 years has passed since the first dragon was born into existence. The greatest accomplishment that science had ever seen; one that brought humanity to its knees. The human race is on the verge of extinction and one girl has been prophesied with the fate of them all. Can Syra stop the rule of the dragons before it's too late?

To The Red Line

A Chosen One. Trapped in a war against time. Her Past Forgotten. Her Destiny unknown. Mika, a young amnesiac knight, who lives in the Military Kingdom of Luyas in Fulaina, the Human World. One day, while on an important mission to a neighbouring town, she encountered a group of Spirits - a blood-thirsty race that was said to have...

I'm not a cyborg's pet: The smart girl's guide to surviving the robot apocalypse

Feisty 19 year old, Jenny Banks is thrown into a dystopian nightmare as a robot uprising run by dark Artificial Intelligences takes over the world. Captured and slave collared by robots, Jenny is sent to slave school and then sold to the notorious but mysterious Cyborg called Lord Rockwood. Can she survive being 'up cycled' as a...

Remaindered

NANOWRIMO 2015 so please ignore all nonsense; Self-publishing is outlawed. Only approved books make it through the big publishers to the shelves. Aspiring authors meet in secret to get the latest and greatest novels, and anyone hoping to read them is constantly on the run. Don't get caught, or you suffer the same fate as the books that...

Loopholes

Darcy Hotchner was nineteen and about to start a brand new life in college when she suddenly disappeared from the face of the earth. Two years later, with her family still pulling on a string of hope and all her friends being scattered around the world after graduation, a cry for help reaches their phones and forces them to head back...

Brujería

Having grown up in the United States, Edelmira Vega is a Mexican-American girl out of touch with her family's heritage. It isn't until Edelmira discovers a terrible secret her abuela has been keeping for decades that she realizes just how important her Mexican heritage is- because it just may be the only thing that can save her from a...

This Broken World

On Earth, there is nothing rarer than peace. People search for it. People long for it. And I truly believed we had found it. But it was false. Our peace was a lie. After the Old World came to an end, we had received a chance, a real opportunity to find it within our world. But it wasn’t meant to be. When they came, they ruined...

The Invisible City

Sixteen year old Mikey knows a bit about life. Well, a bit about Sartre's philosophy, and he had some solid opinions about life. But then Ani arrives and Mikey discovers that life's not so sure anymore. Ani's beautiful, intelligent, confident and charming and moreover, she's interested in learning what Mikey thinks about things. It's...

FOR FOXES' SAKE

Everyone needs a sex fairy godmother. That person who you can talk to about sex, drugs, rock n roll and how to find the perfect shade of red lipstick. She's loved, she's lived, she may not always be popular with parents, but she's always there for her girls. With practical advice on topics as diverse as BDSM, anal sex, consent, body...

The Darkness

The 2015 NaNoWriMo Tablo.io Novel Contest winner. A virus decimated the entire planet's human population. No treatment or vaccine could be found, so contraction—meant death. Humanity was forced to seek refuge in hermetically sealed self-sustaining bunkers, commonly referred to as ‘biospheres’. After the world’s power grid failed,...

Charlie's Hero

Nine moths since they both started showing signs and five moths since they both had what they thought was alcohol poisoning, and It has been three months since her twin died. Three months since her other half died while she survived. Three months since Charlie's left her room... As she looked in the mirror at her strawberry blonde...

Billionaire's Wife

She was a Stripper sold by her father to a multi-billionaires son. living with him is hell and she has no way to re pay her now dead fathers debt. a deal is a deal right? she has to face the consequences of not only her past mistakes but her fathers past decisions under the roof a a billionaire husband who does not show any compassion...

Time Jump

The Time Guild is responsible for protecting the timelines. They keep them safe, it's they way things are. Well it was the way things were. Things change in an instant but can they be changed back? All it takes is a time jump for everything to change. The good the bad and the middle ground will fight for time but who will come out on...

Struck

When aspiring writer Gareth receives some terrible news, he flees from daily life and takes refuge in a disused caravan park, where he intends to work on his novel. Will Gareth outrun the ghosts of his past, or will he face them head on?

For Anything

[COMPLETE] Raul Simmons wanted nothing more than to do his job. He wanted to get the Martian waterway working, and settle in with his pack. He did not expect resistance to the idea, nor did he expect the surprises his crew kept throwing at him. It was going to be a long mission. ----This book is available for sale via the link in my...

The Prodigal Daughter

Jack Archer is a down on his luck ex-cop who ekes out a living as a low rent PI doing seedy divorce cases while drowning his sorrows in a sea of bourbon. His life is turned upside down when Maggie Flaherty comes into it asking him to track down her mothers killer. Jack is at first reluctant to take the case as it turns out that she is...

Inside

Every year on her birthday she wakes up in a new body. She knows there is only one person to blame for her predicament: herself. Will she ever get to return to her own real body, or will she forever be stuck only wishing she could be herself again.

The Book In The Dollhouse

An old house. A wealthy family. A series of mysterious deaths, all traced back to a small book found inside a child's dollhouse. An elderly woman returns to her childhood home, after decades running from the "curse" that hung over her family. It's her last chance to share her story, to track down the ominous presence that has lingered...

Only Way Out

Maddy's been committed, again. Only this time her psychiatrist is also her ex-fiance. 272 days ago he broke her, and now he's the only one who can help piece her back together. Think alongside a 25 year old adrenaline junkie with an academic vigor hindered only by her severe bipolar disorder.

Lunacy

Deep in an ancient, magical forest, a dark menace haunts both villagers and wild-life alike. Arturia Velthorne, a sorceress with a guilty secret, and her two friends Ferrick Thigrass and Briston Myles, seek to diminish the terror-no matter what the cost is. *Also on Wattpad: https://www.wattpad.com/story/62756667-lunacy*

Soul Burn

Holly watched an angel kill her brother. Now, hunting them down one by one, she plans to destroy the one responsible, but her new friend Ande keeps getting in her way. By the time she learns what’s really happening, it’s spiraled out of control. She has to find the real enemy, and the truth, before the world tears itself apart.

Same Day

June 7th. 7AM - Midnight. For Laura (or Becky, or Jana, or half a dozen other names, depending on her mood), that's been the day for as long as she can remember. She should be old and feeble, or dead, but instead she's stuck in her twenties, with no consequences and only the rules the world has given her, until they're shattered to...

THE STRONG ONE

Joanna was a dancer. It was her life. It defined her. Her dreams were sketched out, ready to be colored in. She thought she could shoot for the stars, pluck one out of the sky and pocket it. That's what everyone told her she could do. Until she couldn't. Now, she's a waitress, stuck in slow motion, reeling from how her dreams...

Babe 82

Sixteen-year-old Aubrey Leigh Reed is a strange creature. She is an INTJ (rarest of the 16 personality types), Aquarius, and self-proclaimed intellectual badass, which-according to her mother-is a lethal combination for any type of human interaction. She’s a walking contradiction that puts everyone around her on their toes; one...

Mr.Wolf

In the city of Blackwell a crime lord known only as Mr. Wolf is taking over. Skylar Whitaker, a resident of Blackwell, meets a sharp dressed man and falls head over heels. Unbeknownst to him Mr. Wolf and the man he's fallen for are one in the same. Mr. Wolf hides an even greater secret, one spanning centuries and another life.

Brainbox

When Detective Rex Murdoch sets about a new case in a new town, he's taken aback when he finds every single person he meets is an absolute idiot. Can he join the dots and work out why the entire town has the IQ of a stuffed teddy bear? Or will he find that living in a world gone stupid is actually more dangerous than he realises? The...

Between the Lines

Working in private mode now until complete. Sorry, for those of you who were following...this is what we call delayed gratification...will leave Intro public to whet the appetite...and maybe a chapter or two as I write...enjoy! ************************************************* Writing backwards until I get rid of this writer's...

Cracks

Gemini is a lonely, viciously abused little girl with a loveless mother and a dire future ahead of her. She longs for an exit route, a crack she can fit through and escape to a better life. On a night like so many before, she slips into one of these magical spaces: a universe parallel in almost every respect but worlds apart in the...

The Next Alpha

BOOK TWO Ava Monroe is the sweet girl who not so secretly crushed on the wounded wolf boy ten years ago. Now Ava's nineteen, attending an art school hours away from home. The boy with the gruesome scars, a forgotten memory. When summer vacation comes along, Ava has her bags packed and is ready to come home. In the span of two...

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Dorian Gray is young, rich and jaw-droppingly handsome - what more could he want? Never-ending youth? That is what he desires, and by golly, does he get what he wants! When Dorian has a respectable painter paint his portrait, he wishes that he could stay youthful forever, and his wish is granted. Instead of Dorian becoming old, his...

The Swedish Truth

We can be extraordinary if we choose. Set in a futuristic world with humanity at stake. Gemma Rose's curiosity takes over and she decides to investigate the recent war in Sweden. Escaping several near death experiences, will Gemma discover the truth? Or will curiosity kill the girl.

The Other Realm

Everyone thought that Delphine was dead after an accident killed her family, but after miraculously surviving, Delphine's life is turned around. Now she's visits a weird, other realm in her dreams where she visits her family and the mysterious "Elvin", who claims to have saved her. But now Elvin's shown up in the real world, and...

The Children of the Forest

Faced with the ecological collapse of her world, a young warrior princess must embark on a perilous journey to save her kingdom from ruin. A contemplative, Science-Fantasy novel, exploring the tenuous balance of man and nature and its inevitable conflicts. The novel is currently seeking crowd-funding on...

The Heroes of the Ashes: Book 1

"I’m having the dream again. I know it is a dream. Somewhere in the fog of my mind I know it isn’t real, but I can’t stop myself from hugging her one-last-time..." Esther Jones is a young woman caring for orphans and looking for her daughter after becoming separated during a catastrophic incident that has affected the Western...

The Great Darkness

After the War, the world was consumed in the Great Darkness. The world was finally at peace. But what will happen, when one man discovers what hides behind this new peaceful world? Though, will he have a time to share this knowledge with someone, before The Great Darkness will be activated again?

And Lance Met Cassey

Synopsis Nakilala ni Cassey si Lance minsang makita siya nito sa kahabaan ng EDSA na tila pasan niya ang buong mundo dahil sa bigat ng mga problema niya. Bumigay ang isang takong ng sapatos niya, wala siyang trabaho at paubos na rin ang ipon niyang pera. Nang hapon ding iyon ay tinulungan siya ng binata at inalok ng trabaho—ang...

In The Trade

A story of my roots and my 50 years in the auto trade. From Glasgow's Parkhead to sunny Melbourne. The story covers where I've come from in both the ancestral sense and also the physical place sense. From thinking we were of Scottish Celtic stock to discovering roots that go way back to the emerald isle. From a young Scottish ...

Pulse

[ Sometimes the difference between surviving and living is a teenage girl with a ponytail and no last name. ] The story of a teenage boy who learns to live again after the tragic death of his father when a strange girl suddenly appears in town. *COMPLETED/UNEDITED*

A Day of Faces

In Kay's world, weird is normal. Girls have tentacle dreads, there's a ruling class of flying angels and people can see heat signatures through walls. All of this made total sense to Kay until she met a guy who broke all the rules. This is the complete novel.

The Great Disintegration

It's 3am in the early 21st century and Maria drives into a lake. It's midnight in the 23rd century and Luna sinks into a bath. It's 4am in the late 20th century and TT lies bleeding on the curb. They are all connected unconnected, in this tale of time travel unravelled. There are mysteries to solve and axes to grind. Where to begin?...

The Substance of Soul

At some point in our lives, whether we're prepared or not, each and every one of us must confront the deepest depths of our soul: the dark, the light, and all the choices that lie between. This collection of short stories examines the moments of bliss, shame, regret, and hope that bring to question what it means to be human: the true...

The Hybrid

"Do you really want me, all of me? I'm not like other werewolves or vampires. I can't mark you, I can't fully shift into wolf form, I have a beast inside of me, Genevieve. Is that what you really want?"

My 800 Mile Ride

Renee Marchol is a reluctant roadtripper, in a car that is. Give her a bike, a story to chase, and she'll go 800 miles and back. After leaving a major relationship of 12 years, a bicycling journalist sets out to answer a curiosity. What will North American Smart Cities evolve into to accommodate electric bikes in the traffic of the...

Blind Scale Seekers

In multiple societies where corruption is its leader, four individuals were brought together in unexpected circumstances to conquer the inequity that have been lingering in their world; To save three Kings before a drastic catastrophe could happen; Torn between two separate worlds; And must overthrow one false King of Kings if they...

Eden's Peace

Eden, a young Dreamwalker, finds herself being pulled into a conflict that could reshape reality as everyone knows it. She has the power to save the world, there's no doubt about that. But when her powers are turned against her, can she find the strength to pull through?

Life with Theenie

Ten year old Sam Beale doesn't want to be dragged around to his older brother's baseball tournaments. So, he spends the summer with his mother's estranged sister Tonya and her daughter, Theenie on their ranch in the country. Sam is in for some culture shock, as his Aunt and Uncle are raising their daughter very differently. Later,...

Wasteland

In a mega-city where the mysterious Company rules, history and knowledge have been suppressed and people live a grey life isolated from each other. Unemployed, Mr I struggles to sleep and make sense of life. When the Company offers him a new job, Mr I finds a new purpose.

Empyrean

None of them were ready for death. None of them had been able to let go of the past. Then the Domes failed and their last memory is of life threatening injury. Samantha Dupres and several others wake up in Empyrean, a deadly maze prompting them to relive painful memories and analyze their loses. Holograms of their dead parents are...

Death Park

Science fiction combines with paranormal horror in this short story set in the distant future, where everybody knows to avoid Death Park at all costs, but no one remembers why. They named it Death Park, way back before the wars. No one in living memory knew why they called the place that. All anyone knew for sure that no one ever...

Adaleide in Ozghard

A little girl falls down a rabbit hole and winds up somewhere over the rainbow. Adaleide's arrival in "the Enduring Land" results in the death of a beloved leader, so she and her inner "Ada" will have to tread lightly to make it back home alive. This Watty-winning novel is a loose retelling of both Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and...

To Know All of You

Jenna had learned to live with her amnesia, and she had no desire to seek out the memories she had lost. Instead she went on with the task of building a life for herself. Suddenly and unexpectedly the veil lifts and her memories rush back, especially the dark ones.... ...

His Concealed Weapon

She cried out as his fingernails bit into her shoulder, back arching away from him in uncontrollable desire as his warm lips and tongue nibbled and suckled her neck and ear lobe. The hand that wasn’t supporting her weight against the wall reached behind her, behind him, grabbing the taught muscle of his male buttock through the...

Descendant of Aphrodite

Carina has lived behind the walls of Morus Academy, being protected by the teachers and the school itself because of her ancestry. Being a Descendant of the Greek Gods has put Carina and her friends in grave danger in the outside world. However, the darkness that once dwells behind the walls of the Academy soon enter the golden halls...

Baking School.

The town of Evanshaw was quite small compared to other towns. Everyone who lived there knew each other, smiling and engaging in small conversations as they passed each other. Lauren James, a twenty-year-old in the town, owned a bakery that was quite popular with the residents in Evanshaw. When Mark Peters moves into town, also...

Accidentally Married

Her body was sore as she woke up because of the blinding sunlight. She felt an arm heavily lying on her stomach, a cold bedsheet covering her body and when she slowly removed the arm to his side, she saw herself naked alongside with a pounding headache killing her head. She saw a naked man sleeping peacefully on a stiff bed. She...

Wander

Wander hasn't seen a normal person in months. She hasn't seen a good person in years. She doesn't know much about the old world. What she does know is that there are four kinds of infected: Screamers, Sobbers, Fighters and Smilers. She knows that, somewhere, there's a town called Sanctuary, and her journey there will push her to her...

Prismatix

The last thing Takashi remembers about his father is watching him fly away in an old car which he claimed was a space ship. Although everyone claims this was a dream, Takashi is certain there's more to it than that, so he's not completely surprised when aliens start coming after him. At least, not so surprised as he is to discover that...

In Strange Company

Clare Peterson is rich, confident and beautiful; and she's stuck on an icy cold mountain after an accident with three other survivors, a mute, a joker and a guy-next-door whose advances are anything but subtle. Will Clare's ordeal with strangers lead to a cure for her loneliness, or perhaps even love? After all, she is stranded on a...

The Half-Shape Child

“Somewhere out there, somewhere in the universe, is a girl. A very special girl. She has the other half of this shape. There is no need to discover who she is or where she is right now, but one day you will be ready. One day, you will desire to find her and this half-shape will help.” Collin knows that The Offensive is after him. And...

Elena's Curse

Erica is spending the summer in an old Southern mansion, when she is haunted by strange dreams. Is she going crazy? Or is someone bewitching her? Will Erica survive Elena's Curse?

Adam

Adam is a seventeen year old boy nothing unusual about that. Except the world he lives in lost its men, first by accident, and then deliberately. He is the most valuable commodity on the planet, at least his sperm is. So when he escapes from the home he lives in the company that owns him wants him back...,badly, and they will use any...

for June

Why should Chad Gilligan care whether the world likes Zachary Eve? After all, he has nothing in common with the world famous best-selling author of romantic novels. Nor can he get women to swoon at his name. Instead, Chad is awkward, drinks coffee like the end is neigh, and can't write a tale worthy of a book deal. What's the catch?...

THE CAT'S MAW (excerpt)

*VOTED A GOODREADS 'TOP 100 Children's Books to Read in this Lifetime' * A BOY. A CAT. A NIGHTMARE LOOSED IN TWO WORLDS! In the sleepy town of Appleton, a young loner follows a stray cat onto the road and is struck by a car. A leg is shattered, a summer is ruined, and the troubled life of Billy Brahm goes from bad...to cursed. When...

The man in lace.

This is the true story of the international lingerie and lace business in the 90’s and 00’s and of one man’s journey through it. I was young, had a family to support and a licence to travel the world with a suitcase full of lace and women’s underwear..what could possibly go wrong?

Emerald

When 15 year old Myrah Harp meets an enigmatic boy in the forest, she is immediately drawn to him. Beautiful and otherworldly and completely different to anyone she has ever met, he takes Myrah not only on a journey of self discovery but on an adventure that transcends worlds.

Enduring

|Second Book in "The End" Series| Just as predicted, World War Three strikes. Meet Rae a typical teen with a promise to keep to the boy with green eyes she cares for so much. When Rae is sent to the army she uses what she learned from her green eyed boy to see life in a different way; when she dose that Rae's good skills and great...

The Sleeper

The city of Jericho stands as the last bastion of humanity in a world that has literally gone to Hell. It is a city that has stood united for generations against the onslaught of demons from the ruined world beyond its walls. Until a stranger awakens with no memory of who he is or how he got there. As the people of Jericho struggle to...

The Shakespeare Murders

Thomas Brown is a high school English/History teacher who lives in Western Sydney. He interrupted his studies in Forensic Science at university when his mother was disabled in an accident, leaving him responsible for his elderly parent's care. An old friend, now a police detective, calls him in to help solve a series of baffling...

Finding Freedom

After her arrest, Hadley struggles to reconcile the truths that shaped her world, the truths that threaten to destroy it, and what it means to be truly free. Freedom will come at a cost, and some freedoms cost more than others. What price will Hadley pay on her path to finding freedom?

Fate

Since the day he was born, Fate has been able to see every part of a person's future just by looking at them, plaguing his mind with their love, their loss, and ultimately, their death. When he stumbles across a group of teenagers, he drags them into the world of Visionaries, humans with an extra layer of sight that others don't have....

One & Lonely

Anna's life was going great; then suddenly it wasn't. Her mother's MS diagnosis means Anna has to choose between her glamorous Sydney lifestyle and family. Anna chooses her mother, but this choice ends her engagement and brings her back to the tropical, home town she hoped to leave forever. For Anna this is rock bottom. Then everything...

Music for New People

Life gets weirder beginning with the summer you are 15. You start to see a sad beauty at odd moments. You begin to hope you might really fall in love. Your cousin shows up as someone else entirely. Your older brother becomes confusing because sometimes he's actually not a jerk. Your parents may be having trouble with their marriage....

TAKERS

Imagine if you could look like anyone- what would you do with that? Jade Johnson is sixteen, sick of school and generally hating life. Unable to shake the ‘ugly’ tag given to her the first day of high school, she watches as her beautiful cousin Taylor climbs the ranks of popular while she plummets to the depths of nobody. Thank god...

Love Is What You Have

Hello there lovely readers of the 21st Century! I’m Teresa Van Santana, that wily secretist turned prolific author who drags you along one perilous peregrination after another, all the while giving you 32nd Century realness! What we’ve got here is the sixth book in my seemingly never-ending Secret of Secrets Series. If it seems like...

Travelers

What happens when the Earth's population is threatened with extinction? And what happens when the people trying to restore it are no better than the totalitarian regime that threatened to destroy it? The old order of society is gone. In enters Edict. Adrianne and Aspen fight for the survival of their people, their friends, their...

To Hunt With Eagles

The war has ended yet only a fool would think they’re safe. For the land of Arden Stone the time for healing has come. As the final executions are celebrated the Senate knows no victory for as is the nature of power, they shall always want more. Alarik is keeper to a terrible secret, one which could destroy him and the fragile peace....

Augmented Reality

Dexatol Brin has lived in the Fringe her entire life just waiting for a chance to get her Augment, a microchip that could change her life and her family's. When her name is finally called, she has no idea of the danger she's in. A virus gets released into the grid, and it's hopping microchips and killing the Core-folk. Can Dex figure...

The Chimera Vector

Sophia is a deniable operative, recruited as a child and genetically enhanced. After a botched operation in Iran, Sophia becomes an instrument in a dangerous game of subversive warfare. When she goes rogue, the chase is on... High-speed chases, gun fights, helicopter battles, immortal psychopaths, super soldiers and mutant abilities...

The Recruiters

Could you sacrifice five strangers to save the person you love? Thierry and Paul have been selected as recruiters by The Institute, an organised crime syndicate running out of Eastern Europe, to capture five random strangers for the human trafficking market. They face a race against time to free their loved ones or face losing them...

Scarlett

The story follows a young woman named Scarlett DuMort who is a nurse who is very good at her job, but, one day when a patient dies on her watch, something strange happens. She notices a person standing in the corner who shouldn't be in the room at all, and when she goes to tell him so, the man is astounded that Scarlett can see him. He...