Protecting Chicago from the dark side can be an exhausting job, especially when you're a sophomore.   [Read more...]


Faith is the name humanity has given to the unknown, seemingly invincible alien ship that has begun to harass the newly emergent Commonwealth. 300 years earlier, the same ship destroyed the Sakhran Empire, allowing the Commonwealth to expand its sphere of influence. But now Faith has returned!   [Read more...]

Lightspeed: Year One

Lightspeed is the critically-acclaimed, online science fiction magazine edited by bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams. Lightspeed publishes all types of science fiction, from near-future, sociological soft sf, to far-future, star-spanning hard sf, and anything and everything in between.   [Read more...]

The Daemon Prism

Dante the necromancer is the most reviled man in Sabria, indicted by the King, the Temple, ans the Camarilla Magica for crimes against the living and the dead.   [Read more...]

Leaves of Flame

One hundred years have passed since Colin Harten used his new powers to broker a peace agreement between the human, dwarren, and Alvritshai races of Wrath Suvane.   [Read more...]

Of Limited Loyalty

In the three years since defeating the Tharyngians at Anvil Lake, The Crown Colonies of Mystria have prospered. Colonists, whether hunting for new land or the Promised Land of prophecy, have pushed beyond the bounds of charters granted by the Queen of Norisle.   [Read more...]

Broken Blade

Once a fabled Blade of Namara, Aral Kingslayer fought for justice and his goddess alongside his familiar, a living shadow called Triss. Now with their goddess murdered and her temple destroyed, they are among the last of their kind.   [Read more...]

The Emperor's Knife

Geometric patterns spread across the skin, until you die in agony, or become a Carrier, doing the bidding of an evil intelligence, the Pattern Master. Anyone showing the tell-tale marks is put to death; that is Emperor Beyon's law... but now the pattern is running over the Emperor's own arms.   [Read more...]

Hearts of Smoke and Steam

Sir Dennis Darby has been murdered, the Automaton has been destroyed, and Sarah Stanton has turned her back on a life of privilege and comfort to try and find her way in the unforgiving streets of New York.   [Read more...]


There is not one you. There are many yous. There is not one world. There are many worlds.

When Everett Singh's scientist father is kidnapped from the streets of London, he leaves young Everett a mysterious app on his computer.   [Read more...]

Supervolcano: Eruption

Yellowstone National Park sits on a hot spot: a plume of molten rock coming up from deep inside the earth, capable of volcanic eruptions far greater than any that have occurred in times past.   [Read more...]


It's the dawn of the 22nd century, and the world has fallen apart. Decades of war and resource depletion have toppled governments. The ecosystem has collapsed. A new dust bowl sweeps the American West.   [Read more...]


Wendy has the ability to see souls that have not moved on—but she does not seek them out. They seek her. They yearn for her . . . or what she can do for them.   [Read more...]

Human for a Day

If you were an intelligent robot, would the opportunity to become human for a day be worth the risks? If a magic spell switched the bodies of a vampire and a teenage girl, would both savor the experience or search for a way to undo the enchantment?   [Read more...]

Under the Vale: Tales of Valdemar

edited by Mercedes Lackey

Drink Deep

With the city in turmoil over paranormals and the state threatening to pass a paranormal registration act, times have never been more precarious for the vampires since they came out of the closet.   [Read more...]