Alban Lake Publishing

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We are a small independent publishing enterprise w/preferences for scifi/fantasy, horror, steampunk, paranormal novels, novellas, short stories, and poetry.

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Denizens of Darkness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,880. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Denizens of Darkness includes residents of the mist in stories by Uel McClary and Glynn Barrass; entities with a dark purpose in stories by D. N. Calkins, Nicholas Conley, and Edward Ahern; and souls with secrets in stories by Christian Riley and Thomas Canfield. But of course there's a lot more than that in this anthology. Make sure you have fresh light bulbs in the room before you start reading.
The G.O.D. Factor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,750. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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During one of Monica's shifts, a dormant A.I. wakes up. After years of isolation it is insane and lonely, and truly thinks it is God. It takes over the ship and decides it's time to go bring order to the rest of the universe for the good of humankind. It's up to Monica to try to save her crewmates and known civilization.
Paranormal/Romance: Romancing The Paranormal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Interacting with the paranormal used to involve mediums, seances, the Ouija board, tarot cards, etc. Today, we live in a world saturated with technology, yet simultaneously fixated on the paranormal. Ghost hunting is the new fad that seems to be ever-expanding, and so we now see the explosion of technological interaction with the dead. Alas, times change, but the desire to make contact with the b
Cover of Darkness 12
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,630. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The September 2012 Cover of Darkness features Steve Cameron, Bruce Boston, Melissa & Mike Mead, Marge Simon, Verona Winn, Lawrence Buentello, and many others. The cover art is Skeletal Warrior by newcomer Samuel Flegal. You’ll like what we’ve done with the place. Cover of Darkness: we do horror right!
parABnormal Digest Vol. 4
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,150. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
parABnormal Digests contains stories and poems related in some way to the paranormal. It also includes articles about equipment, interviews with various research groups, and reviews. This issue features stories by award winning writers H. David Blalock and Terrie Leigh Relf, and by Phillip Roberts, Eamonn Murphy, Amanda Trowbridge, and many others. It also takes you on a trip to a haunted site
White Shift: science fiction poetry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
G. O. Clark takes you on a dimension shift, where you get to look at things from the perspective beyond the left field fence. Here's one example: The Luddite robot / has trouble functioning / in our modern world, / spends most of his time / trying to rebut the evidence / from his own sensors. Psst! There's more inside . . .
The Phoenix War
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two cadets discover an odd comet headed into the Solar System, and report it. Teams from the Chinese People's Army Science Unit and the United Nations race to investigate. They learn that the comet is hollow. It contains alien DNA, which can be used to clone alien hybrids. As always with science, if it can be done, it will be done. Meanwhile, back around the Oort Cloud, other aliens arrive...
On the Brink of Never
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
The Mayan beliefs included the notion that the world would end on December 21, 2012. For reasons best known to themselves, hordes of modern folk have converted to this ancient religion. Nice going guys! In a spirit of hopelessness and despair, engendered by the realization that a boatload of gullible fools are taking us with them into oblivion, we suggest that, just in case, read this book fast
The Wild Women of Redgunk
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Beautiful, ugly, wicked, twisted, healing, murderously dark, light as butterflies, the women of Redgunk, Mississippi, are one and all wild. Witches enticing Sunday School children to astonishing lives. Makers of unicorn stews. 50-foot women breaking laws of physics and love. Some run naked and free through the kudzu. They are despair and hope, our lifeblood. They call us to our own wild depths
The Martian Wave Vol. 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
What lies beneath the sands of Mars? What will happen to humanity when a possible extraterrestrial signal is received? What can explorers do to save themselves when they discover a completely alien lifeform? These are just some of the questions asked and answered in the 2012 issue of The Martian Wave.
The Dog at the Foot of the Bed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,720. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After an attack on their ancestral home, twins Ovin and Siobhan Shannen entered opposing careers--she into security work, he into assassination. Now someone is trying to kill them again, with a terrible new weapon that destroys whole planets. Ovin has to stop him, but he's going to need Siobhan's help to do it...if she doesn't arrest him first. And if he succeeds, he could lose his twin forever
The Curious Case of the Jeweled Alicorn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,160. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Arkady Bloom, Agent of Her Majesty's Secret Service, Supernatural Division, becomes embroiled with a deadly Italian spy, Turkish airship pirates, rebels bent on freeing India from British rule, a cursed artifact, and a statuesque sorceress with a steam-powered dragonet. However, the greatest danger Bloom faces may be his own torn loyalties.
Cosmic Crime Stories #4
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tyree Campbell: Suttee Robert Collins: The Price Of Selfishness Kellee Kranendonk: Perfect Vengeance Mary E. Lowd: The Faithless, The Tentacled, And The Light Wayne Carey: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished Marilyn K. Martin: Rarified Air: Big City Policing, Year 3000 Daniel R. Robichaud: All Tomorrow's Suckers: Robert Bloch's Speculative Crimes
Sabit the Sumerian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cursed and banished to the dung-filled streets of Uruk by the king for whom she was once a companion, Sabit must now sell herself to survive. Near starving, and bearing the mark of the lillu, or vampire, she is plagued by dreams of the ancient ones who dwell beyond the mountains of Elam. Bitten, Sabit can live forever. Humans are cattle to her . . . all but two.
Cover of Darkness Mar. 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The March 2012, which is released in May, features Corie Ralston, Will Millar, Lee Clark Zumpe, Joanna Parypinski, Shirley Valencia, and many others. The cover art is Red Dawn by newcomer Lindsey Archer. You'll like what we've done with the place. Cover of Darkness: We do horror right!
Hungur Magazine Issue 14
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hungur Magazine is a semiannual journal of vampire tales in which the vampire is an alien and/or the action takes place on another world. There are other addictions besides blood--although blood will do. Both arousing and thought-provoking, each issue of Hungur Magazine takes you where no vampire has gone before.
The Ancient One
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,700. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Ancient One opens in Atlantis, where The Council, a race of Ancient Ones who had found sanctuary on earth over a thousand years before, learns of cataclysmic forces even they are unable to control. Meanwhile in Egypt, seasoned vampire hunters seek to destroy Vasilie and his family. But can Vasilie battle the hunters and ward off the evil machinations of an Ancient One?
Slideways
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,350. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Reva's imaginary childhood friend Quick, from Atlantis, is back in her life. If he can convince her he exists, they may be able to find a book called the Sundering Spell, which can destroy all known realities. If they find it, balance will be restored between worlds, and Reva will learn the truth about her family, Quick, and what it means to come home.
Sky-Tinted Waters
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Sky-Tinted Waters is an anthology of stories by the Minnesota Speculative Fiction Writers Group. You'll find stories featuring: Rampaging steam-powered constructs Bioengineered killer squirrels Military serums filled with nanotech A demon who pounces on mispronounced words An invisible flying pony And fourteen more tales of adventure, enchantment, humor, terror, magic and science gone wro
The Martian Women
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Born during a hellacious sandstorm, raised by a legend, impulsive to a fault, Traci Timberlake finds a way to travel to the distant stars. The corporations of the Inner Solar System would kill her and her apprentice, Allan O'Toole, to suppress publication and prevent dissemination of this discovery. But Traci has the history and accomplishments of her ancestors to call on for courage & inspiratio
Cloudburst
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the future, Earth is warmer, and the oceans have dried up. In settlements on the ocean floor, the remnants of humanity survive. Lungfish snare the unwary. Saltstorms destroy everything in their path. Two women break free from this life to return up to the land, and the stars. Thus begins an impossible journey, for the very Earth seems to oppose the women and the little band they have gathered.
Crop Circles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,060. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Signs and portents of the supernatural, extra-terrestrial, and paranormal abound. Jacob Orloff understands them. He's been there. Some say he's still there. Think of it as a novel of a sequence of events. It has a hint of Lovecraft, and of Ghost Whisperer, and of things we try not to think about. So read this novel carefully, and don't say the words out loud.
A Problem in Translation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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What is humanity to do when faced by aliens that make decisions that seem completely illogical? If Captain Takahashi and the crew of the Astrid fail to find the right answers, the result could mean the end of humanity. Despite Takahashi's efforts, the powerful Lemec block his actions at every turn. How can he save humanity, and do the Lemec even care if humanity is saved?
Nyx: The Protectors
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Series: Nyx, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,530. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A corporate hierarch is en route to Adenne, and Nyx has been ordered to protect him from environmental demonstrators. A top-ranked assassin is also on Adenne, contracted to kill both Nyx and the hierarch. With the local police and the protesters pitted against her, Nyx's only ally might be the assassin who would kill her.
Broken Legacy
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Series: Spell Keeper, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 123,040. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In this third novel in The Spell Keeper Legends, Cassie’s niece, Elesia, who studies sorcery at the Academie Sorcellara, is as adept at wielding verbal barbs as blades. She inherited the sorcery-enhanced fighting skills that usually fall to sons. As an army of Undead approaches, led by the evil Trevarre, Elesia will need all her skills and even more luck just to stay alive.
A Bag Full of Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a kingdom haunted by witches, where vampires hunt in the night, when there are murders but not witnesses, when the method of murder reveals the how but not the who, one calls upon the eye-man to help solve crimes. The eye-man has the answer. It can be found in a bag full of eyes, along with things one does not seek. Thus the tale of Royal Inspector Sir Gordon.
The Saint & The Demon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cutter has come to Earth from another world to establish a breeding mission for his endangered race. He falls in love with an Earth woman, Angel, and must defend not only her, but also the future of his own people. Angel finds herself suddenly thrust into a world of aliens and intrigue, and of a love that has far more dangerous consequences than she could possibly have imagined.
The Puppets of Low Magic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Rachel Mapes is a Puritan woman who, upon accident of birth, receives an IQ of 160. She has a level of understanding that would take others years of book-learning to achieve. She is able to make connections where it would seem no connection was possible. She possesses strong powers of intuition. And she has to hide her special abilities…or be burned at the stake. What if she really is a witch?
Living Stone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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After three months of victims and no clues, Oscar is thrown off the case. He knows the killer is the supposedly mythological Old Herne. But even he couldn't guess that Old Herne's origins hark back to the turn of the first millennium, and a bloody legacy left by the man who dared to meddle with stones from the sky.
The Waters of Nyr
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,670. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Cassandra and Baron barely escape being abducted by shapeshifters, and a mysterious man whisks them away to safety—aboard a starslip to another galaxy. From the moons of Mahrain, to the beacon lights of Ranat and beyond, the twins flee from everyone, even their uncle, who conspires to use them for a heinous purpose. For only they can unleash the Waters of Nyr.
Nyx: Mystere
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Series: Nyx, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Nyx is ordered to find and kill Mystere, a bomb-maker. At a blast site she meets an amnesiac, Zinc, who may possess info about Mystere, if she could be made to remember. Meanwhile, intrigue at Blacklight Section finds Deven replaced with a double, and rogue agents have been sent to turn Nyx or kill her. Isolated, Nyx is under impossible orders...until a surprise from her past shows up.
The Herd Lord
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,820. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
These dark times find the esch peoples encroaching on centaur lands. How many must die before peace breaks out? Beth Hudson's novella of relationships between opposites leaves the reader on the edge of the seat, as she writes of what is possible to the peoples of Hudson's world--and of Earth.
A Past and a Future
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A broad swatch of fiction falls under the heading of fantasy, and Penny Ehrenkranz touches on all aspects of it. From princesses in distress and airborne dragons to magic and misdirection, the characters of her stories are at once heroic, unforgettable, and sympathetic. Ehrenkranz deftly weaves plotlines and subplots that touch the lives and hopes and fears of all of us.
Veil of Whispers
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Series: Spell Keeper, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,730. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It is a period of restoration for the land of Tevious . . . but the past is not so easily forgotten. An ominous reading predicts tragedy for the young daughter of the Princess and Prince Consort. The Spell Keeper and the Court Astronomer are trying to make a future for themselves, but cannot free their memories of the terrible events that brought them together. Now comes a discovery that could
The Janitors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Janitors were soldiers who got the dirty end of the stick during World War II. They were assigned to "clean up" Pacific islands after the Marines had gone through. On one of those islands, named Toji, the Janitors discovered that dead Japanese soldiers refused to remain dead, and indeed posed a grave threat to the living . . . and the Janitors were the only living beings on the island.
Ewaipanoma
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ellen Klages, Nebula award winner and author of The Green Glass Sea, says: "Mary Turzillo is a renaissance woman. Who else could pull off a tale of Elizabethan glory, forbidden love, and strange beings from beyond the stars! Prithee, reader! Take up this tale of forbidden love and alien visitors to the realm of the Virgin Queen. Thou shalt not put it down!
Brushfires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
David Kopaska-Merkel has a complex mind. He’s a geologist; a science fiction and fantasy writer; and a poet. He writes of our history, our present, and our future, the microscopic and the macrocosmic. He's fascinated by our reality, and by alternate realities: by time travel, space travel, alien species, AI—cutting-edge concepts in science, in sf, and in fantasy. Thus the poetry of Brushfires.
The Dice of God
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Tanner is a wanted woman. She is running from her past as a sex slave. She is running from herself. She has skeletons in her closet, ghosts that never cease haunting her resolve. For Tanner’s flight to truly end she must face the men who would bind her again to slavery. Only by confronting her past can Tanner save her sanity . . . and the lives of those brave enough to become her friends.
Wild Hunt of the Stars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Wild Hunt of the Stars is currently one of four poetry collections on the final 2011 Stoker Award ballot.
Horror at Cold Springs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Horror At Cold Springs is a steampunk novella that takes you by train into the heart of the Midwest plains, where the town of Cold Springs lies empty. Once it arrives, even the train refuses to budge. What sinister forces have caused the town's evacuation? And will the Colt revolvers be enough for the intrepid little group to engage the evils that lurk within it?
Blood Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Blood Journey is a tale of love and revenge among the undead. The beheading of the evil Baroness Andora by Count Vasilie sets off a chain of events among the followers of the Church of the Dark Mother that threatens to destroy the vampire community. Blood Journey has enough sex, blood, lust, and mayhem to slake the thirst of even the most avid readers of the Dark Side.
Emperor
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,290. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The House of Thran, ever under attack from its ancient enemies, has to fight just to survive. Palace intrigues in Thran and the other Houses threaten the very existence of the one House that is destined to oversee the lands. Wyrms, magic, and the land itself oppose the beleaguered Thrans as they seek to restore what once was and ought to be once again.
The Quinx Effect
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,510. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Quinx Terwilliger is an adolescent girl who is unaware of her influence on those around her on Ceres Station. Each of her friends has a weakness, but Quinx manages to bind them together for their strengths. When terrorists from Earth shut down Ceres, Quinx realizes it's time to go, but go where? To return to Earth and be killed, or to risk death by leading her tiny band to seek humanity's ultima
Spell Keeper
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Series: Spell Keeper, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,670. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In Tevious, the people are suffering under Trevarre, a foppish warlord-sorcerer with an undead army, and Rangael, a corrupt priest with a lust for power. The Tevians’ only hope is the Spell Keeper, a hero who will come to overthrow the evil regime, reawaken the dormant currents of sorcery, and restore peace. They are surprised when they get Cassie, a 15-year-old from Illinois
Nursery Rhyme Noir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Welcome to nursery rhyme crimes solved by an adult detective. Find out why the dish abducted the spoon, and whether ransom or something kinkier was involved. Learn who really mutilated the three blind mice, and why. Discover the truth about the sheep in the alley.
Nyx: Malache
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Series: Nyx, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Nyx is a Blacklight assassin, ordered to the tropical world of Malache to kill a courier. Given a minimal briefing, she kills the wrong person. Back to make amends, she finds herself in the middle of a war where both sides want her dead. Her only allies are the lemuroid, pacifist, sexually-tilted natives. To win, Nyx has to recover her lost femininity, and make the coldest sacrifice of all.
Walking Like Morpheus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Hypnos Corporation's Theta Slipstream is a limitless, magical dreamworld, where professional dreamers help you become anything you want and go wherever you can imagine. If you're lucky, your pro will be Aidan Morrish, the best guide. But when Aidan's client disappeares in mid-dream, his license is revoked, and in trying to establish his innocence, he discovers the deadly secret of the Theta
The Guardener's Tale
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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The Guardener's Tale is a dystopian novel of the future in which everything is controlled and perfect. Unemployment does not exist. Stimulants and holograms enhance the sexual experience. One man learns that a subculture exists where one may avoid the trappings of the perfect society, but at a terrible price. The past is prologue in his future in this negative utopia.
Red Moon Rising
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,740. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Erik Singer is a young man who is grieving. He's grieving over the death of his brother, and the slow death of the Earth, but with the help of Native American & environmental activist Charlie Chases Crows, Erik decides to make some changes, and he's going to start with the company that was responsible for the death of his brother.

Books

Shelter of Daylight Vol. 8
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Shelter of Daylight is a biannual digest of science fiction and fantasy. This edition includes the ghosts of an alien species who seek one more chance at the stars; the secret of a chambermaid's room; a new relationship between computers and people; the Loch Ness monster; and much more!
Cover of Darkness Jan. 2012
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,910. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cover of Darkness is an anthology of horror and dark fantasy. For CoD, the ideal dark story is one you read with all the lights on, glancing over your shoulder frequently, just in case... This issue features Children of the Water by J. S. Watts, and Crapgod by Donald Uitvlugt, plus Phillip Roberts, Kara Hartz, Nicholas Conley, and many more!
parABnormal Digest Vol. 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This issue of parABnormal Digest includes an interview with a Paranormal group in Mississippi, including what they look for, and how they find it. An article by Shannon Ryan describes detection equipment and how you can use it. The issue includes spooky stories by award-winning authors William Eakin and David Blalock, plus Ann Gimpel, William Rasmussen, Damien Mire, and many more!
Shelter of Daylight Vol. 7
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Shelter of Daylight is a triannual digest of sf and fantasy. In issue #7, you’ll find stories that will quicken your heart and mind, that will leave you breathless, such as "Phantom Limbs" by Donaya Haymond, "Ghost Child" by Larry Ivkovich, "Who Killed Peter Lorre?" by Wayne Carey, "Designer Kid" by Kim Sheard. And so many more. They're waiting for you...just download and start scrolling.
parABnormal Digest Vol. 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,280. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This issue of parABnormal Digest includes three interviews with Paranormal groups, who tell you about themselves, what they look for, and how they find it. Also featured is a spooky cover by Sandy DeLuca, and stories to match by Terrie Relf, Eamonn Murphy, Lindsey Duncan, Tyree Campbell, and many more!
Cover of Darkness Oct. 2011
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Cover of Darkness is an anthology of horror and dark fantasy. For CoD, the ideal dark story is one you read with all the lights on, glancing over your shoulder frequently, just in case... This issue features Slots by Tyree Campbell, The Lunker by David Pinnt, a great novelette “Tiny Doorways” by Ralph Robert Moore, and many more!
Sounds of the Night Vol. 9
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 31,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sounds of the Night is a magazine devoted to science fiction and fantasy lightly seasoned with a bit of intimacy, even exploring the often-difficult relationships between humans and aliens. SOTN #9 features "Divine Night" by Matthew Jordan Schmidt, about a human and a deity, and "Dirty Elf" by Edward Cox, which speaks for itself, plus much more!
The Martian Wave Vol. 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Martian Wave contains sf tales that will launch you into escape velocity! First contact where the crew communicates with aliens via music in "Grand Ol' Opry." Refugees seek sanctuary on an Earth-grazing asteroid. A robot wants a vacation on Earth so it can get an upgrade. And much more!
It Came From Her Purse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Think of the chilling black-and-white B movies from the 1950s. Think of Roger Corman. Think of all the things that could possibly come from inside a purse. Then think a couple hundred light-years beyond that. It Came From Her Purse features tales from beyond the beyond, and yet right next door. Grab the popcorn, put your feet up, and prepare to be thrilled and chilled.
Potter's Field 4
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Potter's Field 4 contains stories related in some way to unmarked graves--someone has buried a body they don't want found. In Potter's Field 4, sometimes those bodies come back. Here you'll find ghosts, a zombie or two, a religious uprising, and all manner of spookiness. So lean back, turn all the lights on, and glance over your shoulders now and then as you turn the pages.
Shelter of Daylight 6
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,900. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Shelter of Daylight is a triannual digest of science fiction and fantasy. In issue #6, you'll confront the rivalries among the social classes of sentient Lepidoptera; receive a hidden message from a dolphin; experience the drawbacks of being a sorcerer; and apply your knowledge of the future to your love life. And much, much more!
Cover of Darkness May 2011
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Cover of Darkness is an anthology of horror and dark fantasy. For CoD, the ideal dark story is one you read with all the lights on, glancing over your shoulder frequently, just in case... This issue features Sensory Desolation by William Markly O'Neal, Death's Door by F. D. Moore, and The World Beneath by Julie Travis, and many more!
parABnormal Digest Vol. 1
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This issue of parABnormal Digest features stories by Jackie Gamber, Neil James Hudson, Derek Muk, Paul L. Bates, and many more. It also features spooky and chilling poetry by K. S. Hardy, Marge Simon, David Kopaska-Merkel, and others. It's topped off with a kickin' cover by Kristine Gehrmann.

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