Xchyler Publishing

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A new paradigm in Fantasy, Paranormal and Steampunk. With inspiring writers, innovative printing strategies, and a progressive editorial staff, The X plays a key role in defining the emerging domain of independent publishing.

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Kingdom City: Revolt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,740. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Paul Stevens has survived everything his government has thrown at him, but his escape cost him what he held most dear—his wife. Now he battles to overthrow Representative Brian Shuman, the man responsible for her death. With the kidnapping of his daughter and disappearance of his son, he must choose between saving what may remain of his family or the fledgling rebellion on the verge of collapse.
The Bookminder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 108,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Found guilty of witchcraft, sixteen-year-old Liara is banished from tiny Dvigrad. However, a mysterious mage, Nagarath of Parentino, steps forward claiming custody of her. Denied apprenticeship and tasked with the restoration of his neglected library, Liara gleans what knowledge she can. But her first spell goes awry, renewing an evil wizard’s interest in the valley, endangering them all.
Vanguard Legacy: Fated
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,980. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Defeated but not vanquished, the foes of light have retreated. But victory came at a terrible cost to Elora Walker, with her friends lost and scattered. Eleven months later and just seventeen, she commands her own Vanguard quad but struggles with a past that won’t release her and a future she hesitates to embrace.
Hohenstein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Anything but a typical aristocrat, young Baroness Marie-Louise is not afraid to roll up her sleeves and get to work, especially when it comes to saving her ancestral estate. Determined to shake loose the shackles of propriety and gain the warm family life her upbringing denied her, she has vowed to marry a man of lower rank. Blue-bloods need not apply.
Mechanized Masterpieces 2: An American Anthology
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ride into the Wild West with ten steampunked expansions of classic American tales.
The Toll of Another Bell: A Fantasy Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,460. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A collection of out-of-this-world short stories that ring true in mortal hearts. Breath by Jodi Milner Awareness - Timothy Vincent Phoenix - Elise Stephens Life under Research Conditions - Thaxson Patterson The Year of No Foals - Scott Tarbet Nokai No Yokai - F.M. Longo Jilted River - Ginger Mann Tower Gods - J.R. Potter Reality as We Know It - Danielle Shipley 60 Seconds to Midnight - TC Phillips
The Accidental Apprentice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,070. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The wizard, Rezdin, finds himself dependent upon the wits and good will of a starving street urchin. But what can he offer little Tommy in return? When old dangers and new alliances rear their menacing heads, Rezdin must decide where his true loyalties lie, and what to do with his newfound entourage of one.
Relative Evil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Inspired by her father and his pretty young wife, novelist Claire Abney allows her imagination to run wild and pens a best-selling thriller. However, as Glen Abney suffers multiple freak accidents, she wonders exactly where the prose stops and reality begins.
Tomorrow Wendell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When predictions tell Wendell Courtney he’s going to die, he turns to the one man he hopes can help. Jonathan Alvey’s no stranger to the strange. But, unlike the private investigator’s run-of-the-mill zombie cases, he can find no trace of magic around Wendell, and no hint of an adversary.
Terra Mechanica
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,690. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
In an alternative past with an unrealized future, trek around the world and beyond in nine separate adventures, in the ships locomotives, and flying machines that power the Steampunk universe.
Conjectrix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,020. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In this exciting continuation of the VIVATERA series, Naomi Everstar, rescued by living magic, must restore balance to a world stained by unnatural death. However, rejoining the six stones will destroy Naomi’s sisters, daughters of King Prolius cursed by their father’s “gift”.
Vanguard Legacy: Reflected
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,590. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
An ugly family secret laid bare, a mortal wound inflicted by her twin sister, betrayed by the love of her life—her supposed “soul mate”. In the wake of the battle with her evil father and his Dark Seekers, Elora Walker fights to recover from them all.
Kingdom City: Resurrection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the death of Kingdom City’s chief of police in a terrorist attack, Autumn Stevens lost the only man who could save her from herself. Still paralyzed by grief after six months, the last thing she expected was his return—along with three thousand of his fallen comrades.
Moments in Millennia: A Fantasy Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Travel with seven talented authors as they glimpse through time into Humanity’s future. Will mankind blossom and flourish, conquering the stars and time itself? Or, with selfishness, greed, and just plain bad luck send us all to the brink of destruction?
Primal Storm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,710. Language: British English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Jennifer Winter has a knack for finding trouble, but not even her superhuman abilities prepared her for death—and the rigors of recuperating from it. When her extreme rehab thrusts her into the path of a criminal mastermind, she is dragged into a quest to discover her own mysterious past and the source of her regenerative powers.
Shades and Shadows: A Paranormal Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,680. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Travel with nine talented writers into their paranormal world, but don’t disregard that inkling that niggles somewhere in the pit of your stomach to leave the light on, to shun that dark room, and to pull the covers over your head. Whatever you do, don’t look under the bed.
Mr. Gunn and Dr. Bohemia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,380. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Victorian London . . . but not one in any history book. In an alternate 1858, England has entered a golden age of technology, of steam and electricity. Airships fill the skies, mechanical computers command the trains and trams, and a country-wide communication network reaches into every home and office.
Oblivion Storm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,640. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Over a century past, a wily young pauper wins the hearts of a childless couple of ancient nobility, and a place in one of the most prestigious families in London. The sole heir to the Grenshall family legacy, Iris 'Tally' Grenshall fights to protect her family from the machinations of an evil woman, but discovers her adversary presents a threat much greater than she ever imagined . . .
Shadow of the Last Men
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,900. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the frozen wastes of the distant future, a killer known as Harrow prepares for his final battle. Technocratic elites have poisoned his world and left his entire people enslaved, destitute, and depraved. Now he willing to shed the last tatters of his humanity to wreak his vengeance.
A Dash of Madness: A Thriller Anthology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
One man’s crazy is another man’s norm. Inside, eight bizarre stories explore twisted perceptions and challenge conceptions about right and wrong. With a fascinating dive into several unstable minds, the authors examine different avenues for exposing warped cognition and mutilated logic. Each delivers a disquieting glimpse of reality.

Books

On the Isle of Sound and Wonder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,360. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
All but alone, wild but resourceful Mira dreams of life beyond the shores of her mystical island. Isolated by her father, a dark sorcerer bent on vengeance, she has only his servants, an air spirit and a misshapen cast-off, to share her company. When Dante conjures a terrible storm to wash ashore his mortal enemies, Mira must chose between her loyalties to her father and what she knows is right.
Mechanized Masterpieces: A Steampunk Anthology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,450. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Amid a cacophony of cranking sprockets and cogs, in chuffs of steam and soot, comes the expansion of classic literature into alternative Steampunk masterpieces. Follow nine skilled authors as they lead old friends and new acquaintances through Jamaica, Singapore, Cape Town, Denmark, Paris, London, and Geneva on a phantasmagorical Steampunk World Tour.

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