Category Archives: Speculative

The Wishing Tree by Bevan Knight

When a sorcerer’s apprentice locks a powerful spirit in a tree, the nomadic tribes of the arctic face a bleak future. Supplies of game and fish dwindle, and young men desert their families on a quest of illusory dreams. Included … Continue reading

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Nyphrazi Gods + Monsters by Minky St. Anne

Jasmine’s life is a mess. After losing her job in Seattle, her credit cards are up the wazoo and she’s living with her folks in Alaska where the only job going is at a local fish processing plant. Twelve to … Continue reading

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Songshifting: Requiem For Stage Diver & Bass Guitar by Chris Bell

The Dirty Birds, Poodlefaker, Jackass Morwong, Bizarre Avocado Crimewave and Cheeto Jesus are bands touring with a live show called Dangerous Mixture. Dirty Birds’ singer Sam Ratcliff devotes much of her band’s set to stage-diving into the punters. One night, … Continue reading

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Changels Genesis series by Peter King

Over six novel length parts, Changels Genesis is a new kind of YA story, a science fiction action-adventure in a contemporary setting. Its about the origins of the Changels – six minority psychic teens from all over the world, empowered … Continue reading

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The Dragon Slayer’s Son by Robinne Weiss

Nathan is shocked to learn that his father is dead, and even more shocked to learn that he died in the line of duty as a dragon slayer. Everything he thought he knew about his father was a lie. But … Continue reading

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Kalanon’s Rising by Darian Smith

Kalanon’s Rising (Agents of Kalanon Book 1) Solve the murder. Stop the war. Save the world. Sir Brannon Kesh spent years building a new life as a physician, leaving the name Bloodhawk and the war that spawned it behind. But … Continue reading

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Songshifting by Chris Bell

Rarity Dean is on a deadline: ‘The Grid’, the paper she writes for as a music journalist, is a relic of a past age, still attempting to champion the new music although the bands’ recordings are banned and home entertainment … Continue reading

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