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WordFire Press publishes ebook editions of works by such luminaries as Kevin J. Anderson, Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, Neil Peart, Doug Beason, and Bill Ransom.

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A Hero Born
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An apprentice swordsman, Locke has ridden the narrow trail to the City of the Sorcerers to see with his own eyes the Ward Walls that hold back the Realms of Chaos. It is Locke’s dream to become a Chaos Rider, and he seeks his destiny beyond the Wall. And it is Locke’s hope that somewhere in the Wildness, where time and change rage out of control, his lost father still survives.
Whistling Past the Graveyard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Prequel to the Saga of Shadows and the Hugo nominee The Dark Between the Stars Return to the epic universe of Kevin J. Anderson’s breathtaking, bestselling Saga of Seven Suns and Saga of Shadows. Nine years have passed since the end of the titanic Elemental War, and the human race is still picking up the pieces.
Taylor’s Ark
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,680. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Colony after colony, a strange epidemic is spreading. Dr. Shona Taylor is determined to find the cure before it’s too late. And she is not alone. By her side is a menagerie of very special assistants: An Abyssinian cat, a family of mine-canary mice, a pair of dwarf rabbits, an alien ottle, and a Bernese Mountain dog named Saffie, whose genetically altered immune system can synthesize vaccines.
Killdeer Winds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,720. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
It is the year 2058. The Sino-American War has decimated several generations of men, and the Sterility Epidemic has made 90% of the surviving males sterile. Electricity does not function in five western states. Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming, and Montana are territories once again. Collectively, they are known as the Juniper. It is the most dangerous place on Earth.
Death Wind
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Western
awful nightmares and bizarre killing sprees shake the uneasy peace between a frontier town of White Pine and the Lakota on the nearby reservation. Pioneer doctor Charles Zimmerman finds himself at the forefront of the investigation and uncovers a crawling horror the likes of which he could not imagine.
The Returning
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Davi Rhii helped his enslaved people fight for their freedom and earn equality, but now that they are equal, they’ve found freedom and acceptance don’t necessarily go hand-in-hand. When assassins begin killing and terrorizing Vertullians, even Davi’s family and friends, they face a renewal of old enmity all over again. Davi, Farien and Yao reunite to investigate the murders.
That Summer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,410. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A moving novel of small-town politics and dark secrets from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Advise and Consent. In That Summer, Allen Drury turns from the world of international politics to the private politics of Greenmont, an exclusive vacation colony high in the California Sierras where an intense love story is played out against tribal country-club mores and tragic social pressures.
Hunter’s Moon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,190. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Against the odds, Jelani and his friends are still alive. But vampires stalk them, and the claws of death close in. The first Hunter has given up the chase, only for a new and more crafty Hunter to emerge. Survival seems impossible, but Jelani must fight; if not for himself, then for the people he loves.
Running from the Night
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
One need not die to know the pleasures of blood. Vampires stalk the nighttime streets of Vancouver. The best way to shorten your lifespan? Stumble across a feeding vampire. When Jelani witnesses something he shouldn’t, his life becomes one escape from death after another. With no safe place to hide, and allies no different than enemies, Jelani takes refuge in the sun’s light, while using his w
The Race for God
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Who needs Heaven? God, it turns out, lives on the planet Tananius-Ofo in the distant galaxy 722C12009. And now, after countless millennia, He’s invited us to come visit Him. Not everybody, mind you. Just an odd assortment of heathens, heretics, pantheists, perverts, and true believers of every sect and creed—all crammed into a single white spaceship piloted by a slightly crazed biocomputer.
Urbane
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"Every Urbane knows the secret of life--that it is cheap, and easily taken."
Earth Angel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The apocalypse is rough, even on the angels. Raphael, Bearer of the Word and sometimes rebel, is offered a chance to redeem himself, but to win his restoration he has to cross a shattered America to find and call a new… and different sort of… prophet.
The Good Son
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The band’s lead singer has unexpressed depths of rage. His anger against his father Lucifer now drive him to seek to shatter Hell itself… for love.
Echoes of a Shattered Age
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,860. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Technology exists in human history. The gun has fallen. The sword has arisen. The world grows wild and dangerous. An ancient evil bridges the earth plane and the abyss, bringing a massive horde of the most feared monsters in all the five hells. The Children of the Gene: Warriors blessed by the Gods. Kenyatta and his friends stand against the denizens of the abyss while on the path to discovering t
The Comet Chronicles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,400. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
CONTAINS TWO COMPLETE NOVELS Sidney’s Comet and The Garbage Chronicles
Sister of the Lionheart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 130,490. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
An unforgettable heroine in a novel of the Crusades This historical epic introduces a strong and truly unforgettable heroine, Joanna Plantagenet, whose drive and persistence helped change the course of history.
This World Is Not My Home
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The band heads to Hell, taking a short cut through Mab's Queendom. They're sidetracked when old enemies intercept them and capture Jim, forcing Twitch to confront her own past as well as Infernal pursuit, the Queen's Rangers and the Queendom's native monsters. Can the band find and rescue their lead singer? How will they escape Mab's wrath? And what are they going to do about Rahab the dragon?
The Spawn of Loki
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,860. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Off the coast of France, a monk accidentally raises Loki, the God of Mischief. Now only Macduff can stop Loki from setting off the end of the world.
Blood Curse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
AIRSHIP BATTLES A HIDDEN CITY ANCIENT FOES THE BLOOD WAR CHRONICLES A ruddy sun has set on the gauntlet that nearly killed Jake, Cole, and Skeeter in San Francisco. Storm clouds loom on the horizon, promising the inevitability of an airship battle with the nefarious Colonel Szilágyi. Blood Curse, the second book in the Blood War Chronicles, drops Jake and is friends into the middle of a war.
The Officer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Wild Blue U: Foundation of Honor - The Officer continues the historical saga chronicling the United States Air Force Academy. The Officer unveils the arduous training of America’s leaders, showcasing empathetic, larger-than-life characters set against a fascinating tapestry of historical fact.
Dangerous Worlds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is the first collection of Brian Herbert’s short fiction, a volume that is packed with highly imaginative, intriguing stories and ideas. In the previously unpublished “Death of the Internet,: Under Burning Skies,” the internet is wiped out—forever!—leaving hundreds of millions of people unable to function without a technology that they have become addicted to, and totally dependent upon.
City of Angels
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 176,270. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Do you believe in angels? Do you believe in nanotech? Her name is Ellay. She takes it from the city she loves, the city of her birth. She's smart, she's fast, she's the first of her kind. And she knows that very soon, something horrible is going to happen.
Decision Points
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,080. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Life is full of decision points—those key moments when what we decide can change everything for better or for worse. These 20 tales describe such instances in young people’s lives...
Cohort of the Damned
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,000. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Can a man escape from his past in a fighting battalion on alien battlefield? Wolfgang Hauser was an aristocrat—right, privileged, pampered … until the day alien invaders overwhelmed his world and stripped him of everything he held dear. Now he was an outcast, without a family or a home, his honor tainted by accusations of cowardice and murder.
Man of Two Worlds: 30th Anniversary Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if the entire universe happened to be the creation of alien minds? Dreens are extraordinary storytellers—and they can actually make the worlds they imagine come to life—and this is the origin of Earth and the entire known universe. Even though Dreens live far across the universe, the human race has the technology for interstellar travel and the military power to destroy the aliens...
Banshees
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,310. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Notorious for their satanic lyrics, drunken excess and rumors of blood sacrifice, the Banshees shocked the world with their only album Beat the Manshees. Death stalked their concerts--lightning, stabbings, overdoses. The world heaved a sigh of relief when the Banshees all died in a plane crash. Or did they? Forty years later, with no fanfare, they appear in a seedy Prague nightclub.
Frank Herbert: Unpublished Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,540. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
For the first time, this collection presents 13 completed short stories that Frank Herbert never published in his lifetime. These tales show a great breadth of talent and imagination. Readers can now appreciate the writing of one of the field’s masters in a kaleidoscope of new stories.
The Daredevils’ Club ARTIFACT
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Six adrenalin junkies who call themselves the Daredevils Club hold the fate of the world in their hands. In an ancient undersea cavern, one of them, oil man Frik van Alman, discovers a set of stones that are unlike anything else on Earth. Fitted together, the stones form an object that promises limitless free energy for the world.
Death Warmed Over
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,680. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ever since the Big Uneasy unleashed vampires, werewolves, and other undead denizens on the world, it’s been hell being a detective—especially for zombie PI Dan Chambeaux. Taking on the creepiest of cases in the Unnatural Quarter with a human lawyer for a partner and a ghost for a girlfriend, Chambeaux redefines “dead on arrival.”
The Iron Thane
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,350. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Lay on, Macduff! And damned be he who first cries Hold, Enough! Macbeth was just the beginning. Amid the smoke and chaos following the destruction of Scotland’s mad king, the Prince of Dark Elves decides the time is ripe to unleash an assault on all of humanity. And he will begin by doing what he does best: stealing the souls of children to build his army.
Rescue From Planet Pleasure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Planet Pleasure. The one place in the galaxy you seriously want to avoid, but it’s the next stop for Felix Gomez, detective-vampire and undead enforcer. His mission: rescue the bodacious vampiress, the hyper-sexual Carmen Arellano, from the clutches of ruthless warrior aliens.
Dandelion Iron
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,540. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On a desperate post-apocalyptic cattle drive to save their family ranch, Cavatica Weller and her two gunslinging sisters stumble across a rare boy. Sharlotte wants to send him away, Wren wants to sell him…and Cavatica falls in love with him.
The Maids of Wrath
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When a maid goes berserk during a training session and tries to slaughter everyone with a feather duster, something is clearly afoul within the ranks of the Cleaners themselves. Company procedure brooks no compromise: Identify and quarantine the source of the Corruption at all costs. But who cleans the Cleaners?
Night Terrors
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,100. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Magic has a cost. Sarah Beauhall, blacksmith and dragon slayer doesn’t know just how high. Her lover, Katie Cornett, has finally been overwhelmed by this spiraling cost and her spirit is blasted from her body and flung into a world of nightmares and monsters.
Honor and Fidelity
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Fifth Foreign Legion is stationed on an alien sea world to protect civilian workers from a powerful Terran corporation. It seemed an easy—even dull—assignment, until an alien undersea rebellion throws them into the fight of their lives.
The Feather and the Moon Well
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Legend tells of a sorceress, the Willow Woman, living within a white tower outside of the great city of Ethcabar, who owns a vast hoard of strange and curious items. If you bring her something precious to add to her Collection, she may grant your wish ... or curse you.
March or Die
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When a rebellion strands Legion forces in alien enemy territory, Earth’s soldiers must fight their way to freedom or death.
Band on the Run
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,120. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
This volume collects the first three installments of Rock Band Fights Evil, initially published as ebooks: Hellhound on My Trail, Snake Handlin' Man, and Crow Jane.
Four Unpublished Novels
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 186,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Four complete, previously unpublished novels by Frank Herbert, world-renowned author of Dune. These novels, written before he became one of the most popular science fiction writers in the world, include a science fiction dystopia, a jungle survival adventure, a Cold War thriller, and a gripping mainstream story set in Mexico.
City of the Saints
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 154,430. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
1859. War is coming. In the mounting tention all eyes turn west, to the Kingdom of Deseret. The Madman Orson Pratt’s perfection of air-ship technology already has every power scrambling to get Deseret’s Brigham Young into the war as its ally, or sidelined permanently. The stakes only rise with the rumors that Pratt’s newest invention is a working, deadly, phlogiston cannon.
Oshenerth
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,600. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
An epic fantasy that takes place entirely underwater. Best friends Chachel and Glint, a merson and a cuttlefish, are returning from a shark hunt when they stumble upon an unconscious female demon.
The Dandy Boys Mysteries
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,380. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The origin of the Vengeance Universe, a dark steampunk world where Friedrich Von Helsing fights with the Mysterious Brotherhood to protect the world from those that live beyond the shadows, The Dandy Boys Mysteries chronicles the exploits of Friedrich and his coterie in those few years between his departure from Cambridge and the events of which brought him into association with the Brotherhood.
A Circle of Celebrations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Celebrations help us to mark moments in time that are meaningful, some for religious reasons, others cultural and historical. New York Times bestselling author Jody Lynn Nye has written about holidays from many points of view, in this world, in another; in the past, present and future.
The Worker Prince
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Author’s Definitive Edition What if everything you thought you knew about yourself and the world turned out to be wrong? For Davi Rhii, Prince of the Boralian people, that nightmare has become a reality.
Worldbuilding: From Small Towns to Entire Universes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
International bestseller Anderson has created many extensive fictional universes, ranging from sweeping galactic empires to complex steampunk fantasies, to humorous monster-filled cities. He has become known for his skill in worldbuilding.
Writing to the Point
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,770. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The classic work of writing instruction back in print! The complete, concise guide to writing fiction that sells from one of the most popular instructors of the Writers of the Future and Clarion workshops.Get a master's competitive edge in the writing business.
A Tale Of Red Riding
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
In an action-packed twist on the classic fairytale, Red Riding won’t merely face dangerous wolves; she must face the wolf within herself, as she rises to become a legendary werewolf known as the Alpha Huntress!
Blood Ties
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Clockwork Gunslingers • Chinese Tongs • An Epic Quest THE BLOOD WAR CHRONICLES When assassins jump half-clockwork gunslinger Jake Lasater, he knows the Chinese Tong wants to finally settle an old score. Unfortunately, Jake has no idea the Tong is just the first milepost on the road toward a destiny he refuses to believe in.
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