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New Short Fiction: “The Alchemist Daughter” by Paul S. Moore

The Alchemist Daughter

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of "The Alchemist Daughter" by Paul S. Moore, the author of the "Stories in Glass" series. When a concoction of ethers channels a little of their magic properties to one location, inspiration springs to life. When this convergence happens in the village of Densholme, changes take place. A father softens. A hunter is captured by his game and, paradoxically, he works to set free his captor. A king bargains with coin not of his realm. Available now in digital editions from most online booksellers, "The Alchemist Daughter" is the newest release in...

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New Audio Edition: “Once Upon a Nightwalker (A Z-Tech Chronicles Story)” by Ryan Southwick

We are thrilled to announce the release of the audio edition of "Once Upon a Nightwalker (A Z-Tech Chronicles Story)" by Ryan Southwick and read by Dayna Ganiko. Ellen Bloom just wants a normal working relationship with her colleagues at her old job. But, at this point, she’d be happy with a pulse. The audio edition of "Once Upon a Nightwalker (A Z-Tech Chronicles Story)" is available now from Audible, Amazon, and Apple Books.

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New Audio Edition: “Angels in the Mist (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book One)” by Ryan Southwick

Angels in the Mist (audio edition)

We are thrilled to announce the release of the audio edition of Angels in the Mist (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book One) by Ryan Southwick and read by Dayna Ganiko. An ancient, powerful evil is loose in San Francisco. The heart of Silicon Valley must fight back the only way they know how — with compassion, unwavering determination, and, of course, super-technology.Anne Perrin is resigned to a life driven by an adolescent trauma: a strict routine, no socializing (outside of the safety of her waitressing job), and no romantic relationships. When her cautious lifestyle lets the perfect partner slip through her...

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New Short Fiction: “Parrish Blue” by Vanessa MacLaren-Wray

Parrish Blue

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of "Parrish Blue" by Vanessa MacLaren-Wray. Sallie never expected to discover a world she had forgotten how to imagine. Sallie Anaro is proud to be a part of Maxfield’s, delivering exquisite meals to the beautiful people, Earth’s deserving elite. This off-world tourist gawking at the décor isn’t one of them. However, course by course, guided by an artist’s vision, the newcomer and Sallie open their eyes to new horizons. Available now in digital editions from most online booksellers, "Parrish Blue" is the newest release in our Dragon Gems short fiction collection.

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Water Dragon Publishing Welcomes Author Lauren Massuda

Lauren Massuda

We are excited to announce that we have officially signed an agreement with author Lauren Massuda to publish her book, Sky Chase, the first book in her "The Flight of Ships" trilogy. When Lauren Massuda was 12 years old, she never knew that her little poem about the Earth would pique the interest of all her teachers, including the principal. One day, her principal ushered everyone into the auditorium and beckoned Lauren to the front with him. Stunned by all eyes staring back at her, the principal read Lauren her poem. When he finished, the room erupted in a round...

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Join Us for the (Virtual) Book Launch of “Angels Lost” by Ryan Southwick

Join us for the (virtual) book launch event for Angels Lost (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book Two) by Ryan Southwick. Date: April 24, 2021 Time: 2:00PM PST Location: https://waterdragonpublishing.com/events/virtual-book-launch-angels-lost (Zoom) Angels Lost (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book Two) is available now in hardcover, trade paperback, and digital editions. Note: This event will be recorded for possible later use. By attending, you agree that your participation may be used for promotional or other purposes without compensation.

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New Short Fiction: “Reduction in Force” by Steve Soult

Reduction in Force

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of "Reduction in Force" by Steve Soult. A heartless corporate layoff leaves Gil Schaffer emotionally shattered. A revolutionary memory erasure procedure may be his only hope for salvation, but the price could be greater than he bargained for. Available now in digital editions from most online booksellers, "Reduction in Force" is the latest release in our Dragon Gems short fiction collection.

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New Book Release: “Angels Lost (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book Two)” by Ryan Southwick

Angels Lost

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of Angels Lost (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book Two) by Ryan Southwick. A vampire hunter has his sights on Anne Perrin, threatening to unleash the very evil she and her friends are fighting to contain. Robbing Anne of her pulse hasn’t stopped her from living un-life to its fullest: she’s balancing two relationships, has returned to her waitress job, and is trying her best to not eat her customers. But Calum sees through her disguise, and no amount of charm can dissuade him from eradicating Anne and everyone like her from the face...

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New Short Fiction: “Best Served Cold” by Bob Schoonover

Best Served Cold

We are extremely pleased to announce the immediate availability of "Best Served Cold" by Bob Schoonover. A dish of corporate greed served with a side of revenge. Available now in digital editions from most online booksellers, "Best Served Cold" is the first release in our Dragon Gems short fiction collection. Savor the story for yourself today!

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Water Dragon Publishing Welcomes Author Morgan Chalut

Morgan Chalut

We are excited to announce that we have officially signed an agreement with author Morgan Chalut to publish all three books in her fantasy trilogy, "The Unwoven Tapestry". Morgan Chalut lives in Dallas, Texas with her delightfully handsome and silly, charming, supportive and lovely husband, Philip. They have two dogs together, Caramel, who absolutely wants to be your friend, and Sammie, who … very definitely does not. Morgan has been writing since she learned that anyone was allowed to do that; it wasn’t illegal or anything! While it didn’t slow down her talking, it at least gave her parents and...

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