The Crossing Gate, Asiel R. Lavie

Science Fiction & Space Opera

She can’t grow up. Literally. In the kingdom of Elpax, juveniles must walk through the mysterious Crossing Gate to become adults—and seventeen-year-old Lenora is determined that her third attempt at crossing to adulthood will be successful. Even though adulthood means facing horrible realities, such as sin-spots appearing on her body whenever she commits a sin, … Read more

From Darkest Skies, Sam Peters

Detective & Private Investigator, Science Fiction & Space Opera, Teen & Young Adult

After a five year sabbatical following the tragic death of his wife and fellow agent Alysha, Keona Rause returns to the distant colony world of Magenta to resume service with the Magentan Intelligence Service. With him he brings an artificial recreation of his wife’s personality, a simulacrum built from every digital trace she left behind. … Read more

Gods of Kiranis, Ronald A. Geobey

Science Fiction & Space Opera

A Universe Awakens A mysterious structure encompasses Earth, and while the Church of the New Elect prepares for communion with the Sentience, a dark and distant world is reborn. Making an alliance with a powerful and enigmatic species, humankind is brought to a terrible realisation: they do not belong in this universe. Cassandra Messina was … Read more

The Forgotten Sky, R.M. Schultz

Science Fiction & Space Opera

Unrest smolders in a galaxy where most citizens endure the oppressive society of the Northrite corporation. Run by six masked councilmembers, the Northrite exploit the powers of Elemiscists—those with magical abilities—and keep them as indentured servants. When a nearby sun turns bloodred and begins pulsing, people flee their homes, and the millennia-old government is plunged … Read more

Time Bound: The Cognizant’s Choice, Mario Diana

Science Fiction & Space Opera

A future where beliefs are forbidden. A present fraught with memories haunting a time traveler’s soul. A past stretching a machine’s loyalty to its breaking point. The World Administration dispatches time traveler Jay Aldan to ancient Sardinia, his mission to terminate a woman whose descendants threaten the Chancellor’s power. But Jay’s unexpected encounter with Aurelia, … Read more