AURELIA LEO

Publisher info

Established in 2016, AURELIA LEO is PRIDE BOOK CAFÉ's independent, Nebula Award-nominated, BSFA Award-winning publishing house for diverse genre fiction, namely romance, mystery, thriller & suspense, horror, science fiction, and fantasy.

Where to find AURELIA LEO online

The Glow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,690. Language: British English. Published: October 11, 2022 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Lily loses her job, she sets out on an adventure to explore the bioluminescent plastic island and its dangerous inhabitants, “The Glow”. With a possibility of no return, she begins the search for her long-lost sister.
Vagabonder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2022 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Survivors of a mysterious virus, Ru─Ła Morto, that killed 80% of Earth’s population two centuries ago, they have endured enslavement as Neurologically Compromised Individuals, or NiCIes, owned by OnyxCorp. Now, in 2261, Caen begins a perilous journey to seek the Vagabonders, the original moon colonists, whom many believe hold the key to freeing his people.
Convergence in Chorus Architecture
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2022 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Osupa, a newborn village in pre-colonial Yorubaland populated by refugees of war, is recovering after a great storm when a young man and woman are struck by lightning, causing three priests to divine the coming intrusion of a titanic object from beyond the sky.
Earth Reclaimed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,930. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2021 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction
When non-binary seventeen-year-old Seren becomes an ambassador, they’re forced to face their greatest fear: magic. By drawing power from rivers and lakes, Seren is left vulnerable to being controlled by Mother Earth. They're desperate to avoid using magic, but a faction of fascists will do anything to start a war between mages and scientists.
The Bias War
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2021 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
An ancient evil is searching for a human host to carry out her sinister plan.
Valor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2021 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Caught in the crosshairs of an intergalactic power struggle, Valerie Sabiti ekes out a fragile existence alongside her nephew, Aibek. Until she unknowingly rescues the warrior Prince Verian, heir to the ruling Darfaanq Clan of Nïm. He’s determined to protect his newfound family. She’s willing to give her life to save her planet. Together, Verian and Valerie will risk it all to save their future.
A Season of Whispers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,550. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2020 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
In the summer of 1844, Tom Lyman flees to Bonaventure, a transcendentalist farming cooperative tucked away in eastern Connecticut, to hide from his past.
Realm of Wraiths
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,130. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2020 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Sonnet is an ordinary seventeen-year-old girl from the farmland continent of Enya—until she dies and slips into a new realm. Tucked away on the damp and foggy cliffside known as Foxcoast, Sonnet joins a group of outcasts known as the Soul Stealers. Lurking beneath their enchanting powers and alluring kinship are sacrifices far more sinister than Sonnet could have imagined.
Dominion: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction from Africa and the African Diaspora
Series: PRIDE Anthologies. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,450. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2020 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Dominion is the first anthology of speculative fiction and poetry by Africans and the African Diaspora.
Gargoyles & Absinthe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,520. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2020 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
Paris, 1887 Nanette Lamaine lives underground in Paris’s catacombs with her overprotective but brilliant magician father Hercule and their pet gargoyle Gaston. By day she tinkers on inventions in her laboratory while nights are spent keeping Gaston out of trouble. When magic is outlawed and government agents murder her father, Nanette seeks out Paris’s greatest sorceress Madame Astrid.
Cold, Cold Water
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,250. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2019 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
In a lawless American West transformed by the Second Civil War, part-time bounty huntresses Ramona del Toro and Jo Lilly take a job: find and capture a mysterious woman named Cottonmouth, accused of murdering an innocent man.
Hitchhiking Through Fire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2019 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
Amid the ruins of the old world, desperate remnants of humanity cling to existence, ruled by tyrants and beset by flesh-eating monsters. Bracken roams the barren wasteland transporting an orphaned boy named Huxley across the desert. The unlikely companions search for purpose and redemption on the road.
Symphony of the Night: A Chapbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2019 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
To six-year-old Igme, a budding insect collector, hearing the cricket’s song within his room means a chance to meet a new friend. But when a portal appears, he must unravel the mystery of a dark corridor and its wall of keys, and answer the burning question of his childhood: who truly rules the world, man or insects?
Secrets of the Great Fire Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Justine Laismith weaves together Chinese mystique and rural charm in an enchanting tale of an antidote that kills and an amulet that curses.
The Death Chute
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2019 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
When his mother, Sophia, is diagnosed with dementia, 44-year-old reality television producer Jake Porter leaves Hollywood and returns to his native Vermont. Jake sends his mother to a posh new retirement community in the Green Mountains. It soon becomes clear the rest home houses dark secrets and is haunted by something terrible and strange.
The Catalog of Lost Objects
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Separated by centuries, Onelia’s and Malik’s lives intertwine on a mythical starship at the furthest edges of possibility.
Old Hollow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018 by AURELIA LEO. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Spring, 1865. Captain Benjamin Lawson, Union Cavalry, heads for a small town called Old Hollow in the hopes of finding a doctor who can help the dying boy. What he finds there is far more terrifying than anything he’s witnessed on the battlefield. Soon, he and his men are in a fight for their lives against a twisted preacher who has struck a diabolical covenant with an ancient, unspeakable evil.

Books

Hiroshi
Pre-release—available January 3, 2023. Price: $3.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » LGBT » Gay
Hiroshi is a gay single dad contemporary romance set in the shared world of Gaynor Beach, featuring an age-gap, interracial, forbidden love story with an older bottom ready for a fresh start, a younger top eager to guide him, bickering pets, and two adorable grandkids.
Invictus Quarterly Magazine: The Complete Series
Series: PRIDE Anthologies. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Invictus Quarterly Magazine was a speculative illustrated fiction and comic periodical launched in 2020.
Selene Quarterly Magazine: The Complete Series
Series: PRIDE Anthologies. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,680. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Selene Quarterly Magazine was a romance, mystery, and alternate history periodical launched in 2017.
Helios Quarterly Magazine: The Complete Series
Series: PRIDE Anthologies. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 191,200. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Helios Quarterly Magazine was a horror, science fiction, and fantasy quarterly periodical launched in 2016.
Uchronia: An Anthology of Alternate Histories & Alternate Worlds
Series: PRIDE Anthologies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,380. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Uchronia: An Anthology of Alternate Histories & Alternate Worlds features twenty cosmic, uncanny, and macabre fantasy and science fiction stories.