NOTE: This first edition is a Monday affair but in the future, starting this week, we'll be throwing the pin-board up on Wednesday.
NOTE #2: Even though we only ask for submissions on Tuesdays, you can totally drop us your deets any time of the week. We'd love to hear from you. Twitter (@aurealisAFSF or @AurealisXpress) and Facebook are probably the easiest ways to get in contact. Yeah!
So let's get a-pimpin'!!!
The Garden of Stones – A NOVEL by Mark T. Barnes (Part of the Echoes of Empire Trilogy)
I’m working on ‘The Pillars of Sand’, the third book in my epic fantasy trilogy, ‘Echoes of Empire’, being published by 47North. Book one, ‘The Garden of Stones‘ is out on May 21st, and is available in various bookstores, and online. ‘The Obsidian Heart’, the second volume, will be released in October 2013, and ‘The Pillars of Sand’ in May 2014. – Mark Barnes
A New Epic Begins Fueled by visions promising him prolonged life and political power, the dying Corajidin, leader of a millennia-old dynasty, has brought the nation of Shrīan to civil war. But is his bright destiny assured, or do the events unfolding around him promise a more ignoble, and finite, future…?
The Last Dragon Home – A NOVEL by Glenn T Ryan
Mollie is on a mission. She needs to free a dragon who is being held captive in a cage. Whitestaff the dragon has been kept a prisoner for too long. What will happen when he breaks loose? Will he find the happy ending he’s been dreaming of, or will fighting tooth and claw be the only way to prevent the extinction of his entire race?
NEXT – A SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGY by Simon Petrie & Rob Porteous
FEATURING: Girl Finds Key by Chris Large
Sequence. Succession. Cause and effect. Show us what happened. next.
The selected stories range far and wide across all aspects of the speculative genres, from gentle fantasy to full-blooded dystopian SF to hackle-bristling psychological horror, while also canvassing in its sweep whimsy, adventure, romance, parody, and tragedy.
There are names among the authors that will be familiar to many, as well as some nuggets of newly-emerging talent. It will be an absolutely ripping read.
Who is Killing the Great Capes of Heropa? – A NOVEL by Andrez Bergen
‘Who is Killing the Great Capes of Heropa?’, a sci-fi/noir/comicbook novel set in future Melbourne. – Andrez Bergen
HEROPA: a vast, homogenized city patrolled by superheroes and populated by the adoring masses. A perfect place a lifetime away from the rain-drenched, dystopic metropolis of Melbourne — so who is killing the great capes of Heropa?
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