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A Broken Fighter on Bloody Sands
Series: The Lyra Cycle, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2023 by Armchair Alien. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Rule 68: Don't accept a jewelled egg from a Rhombian. Certainly not when you're already trying to hock illicit goods … though are they really illicit if you found them on a long, lost treasure ship that you uncovered for a greedy gangster and calculating noble? Having found the Celeste and escaped both death and imprisonment, the crew of the cargo ship Lyra just wants to get back to hauling...
A Spell of Death
Series: Bloodborne Pathogens, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,660. Language: English. Originally Published: August 30, 2019 by Armchair Alien. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Mina Sun is still alive. Well, undead actually. Despite the monsters stalking the city's alleys and shadowed spaces, she saved herself from her maker and her best friend Cam from the Herald of Night. And Night still hasn't come. But the Librarian thinks the final arcane weapon entangled with the legend of Night has appeared in the city. Coincidence? Mina's a little too busy to care. Cam lies...
A Lost Ship in a Dark Grave
Series: The Lyra Cycle, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Originally Published: March 1, 2022 by Armchair Alien. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Rule number 27: Don't trust the weird Sisters. Or maybe it's don't steal from gangsters. Either way...words to live by. The Lyra is safe. And so is Alek Wa's secret. His mission is over, and he can leave the ship. But he's not sure he wants to. And when the Sisters of Elazir drop them into the Green Zone, Alek's stomach sinks. The last time he was here, he fled with his life and barely got away...
A Plague of Shadows
Series: Bloodborne Pathogens, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,420. Language: English. Originally Published: October 13, 2018 by Armchair Alien. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Mina Sun needs to die. Despite being one of the undead already. Too bad she's a bit busy right now. Her best friend is missing. Her family is pestering her to visit. And she's struggling to fit in with the group of vampires that invited her to join their conclave. These same vampires make their second thoughts clear in the whispers and sidelong glances when she enters the room. But Mina doesn't...
A Circus of Devils
Series: Bloodborne Pathogens, Book 0. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,650. Language: English. Originally Published: December 25, 2018 by Armchair Alien. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Forced to fight in the arena, Beta discovers an aptitude for combat and an appetite for death. Being a gladiator in a two-bit arena in a dusty city on the edge of an empire may not be the life she expected when she ran away from home, but it's better than being married off to a monster. Freedom is her ultimate goal – but she's owned by her gladiatorial school. And being one of its best fighters...
A Dead Ship in the Deep Black
Series: The Lyra Cycle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,970. Language: English. Originally Published: August 16, 2021 by Armchair Alien. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Rule number 1: Whatever you do, don't open the box. Well, that's rule number two actually. Rule number one is don't take salvage jobs from people who've tried to sell you to an Antillian bug salesman. Neara "Tink" Bell is used to a life of odd jobs and even odder crewmates, working as the engineer and all-around fixer on the cargo ship Lyra. But when the ship picks up two new crew members and a...