Tag: science fiction

Water Dragon Publishing Welcomes Author Diane De Pisa

We are excited to announce that we have signed an agreement with author Diane De Pisa to publish her novel, Xarbo. Diane’s grief-and-relief memoir, Love of Finished Years, was published in 2021 from Wipf & Stock. Her prior publications include three articles on Black Elk Speaks, twenty poems in journals, a retrospective on Berkeley in the sixties, and a satirical novel, As Sour Grapes Ripen, condensed and serialized in the Berkeley Times. She has won recognition for both prose and poetry, including a Poetry Society of America’s award for “Bird Tracks: A Pantoum”, and grand prize for a short story,...

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New Book Release: “The Insane God” by Jay Hartlove

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of The Insane God by award-winning author Jay Hartlove. Early reviews call The Insane God, "Nightmare on Elm Street meets The Stand." and "A mystery, a terror, intervention and the Power of Love.". A meteorite fragment cures a teenaged trans girl’s schizophrenia, but leaves her with visions of ancient warring gods annihilating each other in space. As the Earth hurtles toward the cloud that is the shattered bodies of those eternal enemies, their eons-old conflict is rekindled on Earth to divide and destroy humanity. Can she and her brother stop the spread...

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

We are excited to announce the immediate availability of Angels Found (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book Four) by Ryan Southwick. An ancient evil in Anne’s head aims to ruin her tranquil life and end humanity. It must be Tuesday. A house of her own with a white picket fence, complete with a loving partner, Anne Perrin finally has the life of her dreams — including the job she always wanted and a caring family to share it all with. But every Eden has its Pandora’s Box. Anne’s personal heaven is marred by a malevolent presence in her head who, if given...

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Join Us at Flights of Foundry From April 8, 2022 through April 10, 2022

Flights of Foundry

Join us this weekend at Flights of Foundry April 8, 2022 through April 10, 2022! Join us on April 9, 2022 at 1:00pm Pacific Time for "Small Publishing in a Big Universe", where you will have the opportunity to share and learn about the challenges and successes as a small publisher or independent author in today’s publishing marketplace. Meet our authors in the virtual Dealers area on the Flights of Foundry Discord server. And watch our website and social media accounts for special deals on our books all weekend!

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Welcome to “The Truck Stop at the Center of the Galaxy”

At the center of the galaxy rests a mystery — a fully-functional space station abandoned by an alien race for centuries. Now a thriving hub for interstellar commerce and tourism, the station still contains more mysteries than you might imagine … We are extremely excited to be able to finally announce the publication of the first story in our new series, "The Truck Stop at the Center of the Galaxy", as author Steve Soult introduces you to "The Stargazer Gift Shop"! What would you buy at the Stargazer Gift Shop at the center of the galaxy? "The Stargazer Gift Shop"...

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New Book Release: “Bubbles of Time” by Lorna Hopkins Keith

Bubbles of Time

We are excited to announce the immediate availability of Bubbles of Time by Lorna Hopkins Keith. In this follow-up story to Cityfall … When Janni’s mindTalent leads her to space, she discovers other human colonies … and a threat to them all. On the world of Peace, Janni must persuade her clan of the danger, and move the colonists from another, larger planet to her world. On Cityworld, in the community of Starview, leader Samanda Lar, facing earthquakes, and water and food shortages after their disastrous move from dying City, foresees a coming menace and faces the daunting task of...

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

Angels Fall

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of Angels Fall (The Z-Tech Chronicles Book Three) by Ryan Southwick. Charlie’s life force is fading. His only hope is an aged martial arts master in the remote reaches of China who, as far as Cappa can tell, doesn’t like him very much. While Charlie and Cappa are away from Z-Tech, William has been raising an empire of his own — one determined to crush any who interfere with his plans for world domination. Worse, he’s sided with the only other organization who had almost succeeded in erasing Z-Tech from the global...

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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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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: “Costruendo il fratellino” (Building Baby Brother) by Steven Radecki (translated by Flavia Idà)

Costruendo il fratellino

We are pleased to announce the immediate availability of the Italian edition of "Building Baby Brother" (Costruendo il fratellino) written by Steven Radecki and translated by Flavia Idà. Dapprima sembrava una buona idea … I figli cresceranno sempre, che ne siamo pronti o no. Una verità che ho imparato dall’essere genitore è che prima o poi i figli ti faranno domande difficili e forse anche scomode, alle quali si aspettano che tu abbia una risposta. È vero anche che spesso ci è difficile negare ai nostri figli le cose che più desiderano – come la libertà. It seemed like a...

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