S. J. Pajonas

Biography

Stephanie (S. J.) is a writer, knitter, amateur astrologer, Capricorn, Japanophile, and USA Today Best Selling author. She loves foxes, owls, sushi, yoga pants, Evernote, and black tea. When she’s not writing, she’s thinking about writing or spending time outside, unless it’s winter. She hates winter. Someday she’ll own a house in both hemispheres so she can avoid the season entirely. She’s a mom to two great kids, one feisty dog named Lulu Ninja Assassin, and lives with her husband and family outside NYC. When it comes to her work, expect the unexpected. She doesn’t write anything typical. Find her online at http://www.spajonas.com.

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Series

The Flyght Series
The Flyght series is a gender-flipped Firefly, Uber in space, reverse harem space opera and action-adventure series perfect for fans of Killjoys, Lindsay Buroker’s Fallen Empire Series, and Breaking Bad.
First Flyght
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Broken Flyght
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
High Flyght
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
The HIkoboshi Series
This is a spin-off of the Nogiku Series that takes place a generation later on the trip to reunite the two Japanese planets colonized by Earth hundreds of years prior.
Crash Land on Kurai
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Chaos in Kadoma Ward
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Fukusha Model Eight
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
The Nogiku Series
A series set in a post-apocalyptic future city populated almost exclusively by Japanese citizens, harnessing the cultures and old traditions of Japan in a modern setting. Its themes appeal to people who know nothing about Japan and those that love it unconditionally.
Removed
Price: Free!
Released
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Reunited
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Reclaimed
Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Revealed
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
The Miso Cozy Mysteries
This cozy mystery series set in Japan follows Mei Yamagawa and her friends and family in Chikata as she solves mysteries, finds herself, and falls in love.
The Daydreamer Detective Braves The Winter
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 25!)
The Daydreamer Detective Opens A Tea Shop
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
The Daydreamer Detective Returns A Favor
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
The Daydreamer Detective Finds Her Calling
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)
Ozoni and Onsens
Price: $2.99 $2.09 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!)

Books

Lost Flyght
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,890. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A frustrated captain. A starship on the fritz. Can she salvage her smuggling trade before jealous rivals knock her out of the galaxy? If you like seductive space operas, warp-speed world-building, and high-octane twists and turns, then you’ll love S. J. Pajonas’s star-struck tale.
High Flyght
Series: The Flyght Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A sister betrayed. A discovery of contraband. Can she save her family or will she crash and burn? If you like clever heroines, sexy men, and fast-paced action, then you’ll love S. J. Pajonas’s captivating universe.
Broken Flyght
Series: The Flyght Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fallen heiress, ship’s captain, entrepreneur — Vivian will do whatever it takes to restore her family’s empire, even if it means sacrificing her own happiness… If you like action-packed space operas and a universe full of twists, then you’ll love S. J. Pajonas’s interstellar adventure.
First Flyght
Series: The Flyght Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 63,740. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Her future is brighter than the stars. But one betrayal will change everything… If you like action-packed space operas and universes full of twists, then you’ll love S. J. Pajonas’s interstellar adventure.
Fukusha Model Eight
Series: The HIkoboshi Series, Book 3. Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Being human is the apex of life. It’s the top, not the bottom." Yumi is pretty sure someone's trying to kill her... and she can’t remember who... Fukusha Model Eight is the third book in the Hikoboshi Series, an action adventure, space opera series that explores the worlds settled by the Japanese who fled Earth a century ago.
Chaos in Kadoma Ward
Series: The HIkoboshi Series, Book 2. Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 93,480. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
War is coming, and Yumi and Rin are right in the middle of it. Chaos in Kadoma Ward is the second book in the Hikoboshi Series, an action adventure, space opera series that explores the worlds settled by the Japanese who fled Earth a century ago. Culture, history, technology, and swords clash in a fast-paced future society on the brink of war.
Crash Land on Kurai
Series: The HIkoboshi Series, Book 1. Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 93,990. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When a space journalist crashes into a deadly intra-colony war, her hunt for the truth will either save her life or sentence her to death… If you like high-tech futures, ancient Japanese honor codes, and character-driven action, then you’ll love S. J. Pajonas’ thrilling sci-fi adventure.
Revealed
Series: The Nogiku Series, Book 5. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 81,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Come back to the Nogiku world with Jiro Itō and Mark Sakai as they live the events of REMOVED from their perspective.
Reclaimed
Series: The Nogiku Series, Book 4. Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Family lines collide, secrets are finally spoken, and the freedom of Yūsei is in the hands of one woman determined to find equality and justice for everyone on the planet. Reclaimed is the fourth installment in the Nogiku Series, a saga of post-apocalyptic sci-fi romance novels set in future Japan.
Reunited
Series: The Nogiku Series, Book 3. Price: $4.99 $3.49 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 110,840. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Yusei has surprises for Sanaa Itami, and she’s determined to figure them all out. With her enemies are closing in fast, Jiro and Mark must defend her at all costs. Reunited is the third installment in the Nogiku Series, a saga of post-apocalyptic sci-fi romance novels set in future Japan.
Released
Series: The Nogiku Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 112,570. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
As the city recovers from a violent earthquake, Sanaa is left to deal with her fate. Will the new family she’s found with Jiro support or betray her? Released is the second installment in the Nogiku Series, a saga of post-apocalyptic sci-fi romance novels set in future Japan.
Matsuri and Murder
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 $2.09 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 41,660. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Even on vacation, Mei can’t get away from murder. Matsuri and Murder is a Miso Cozy Mysteries novella that will keep you on the chase and rooting for Mei until the very end!
Ozoni and Onsens
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 $2.09 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Perfect to read after The Daydreamer Detective Braves The Winter! Mei and Yasahiro attempt to spend New Year's Eve on vacation, but the universe has other plans for them. Follow them to Hakone where they learn there's nothing more important than family.
The Daydreamer Detective Finds Her Calling
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 77,790. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Noriko Kubo, the local small business coach, is found dead in her back garden, Mei feels the pull of a good mystery. Can she juggle her busy life and find Noriko’s killer? With her head in the clouds and a taste for solving crime, you don’t want to miss Mei in The Daydreamer Detective Finds Her Calling, the intensely delicious fifth course to the Miso Cozy series of cozy mystery novels.
The Daydreamer Detective Returns A Favor
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a friend shows up asking for help with an old missing person's case, Mei can’t resist the pull of a mystery unsolved. Can Mei find the missing woman and keep her reputation intact? With her head in the clouds and a taste for solving crime, you don’t want to miss Mei in The Daydreamer Detective Returns A Favor, the surprisingly rich fourth course to the Miso Cozy series of cozy mystery novels.
The Daydreamer Detective Opens A Tea Shop
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 83,080. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Mei’s dream of success is almost realized until Yasahiro’s ex-fiancée is murdered! Now, she must catch the killer to free Yasahiro from jail. With her head in the clouds and a taste for solving crime, you don’t want to miss Mei in The Daydreamer Detective Opens A Tea Shop, the hearty third course to the Miso Cozy series of cozy mystery novels.
The Daydreamer Detective Braves The Winter
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 25!) Words: 83,400. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a new friend is murdered, Mei vows to help solve the crime. Between the dead woman's secret life, a sparse winter, and a new boyfriend, Mei struggles to keep everything together. The Daydreamer Detective Braves The Winter is the delightful second course to the Miso Cozy series of cozy mystery novels.
The Daydreamer Detective
Series: The Miso Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 82,160. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
She’s got her head in the clouds and a taste for solving crime… To clear her friend of the crime and find the real killer, Mei’s going to need every last ounce of her imagination… and just a pinch of luck. The Daydreamer Detective is the savory starter to the Miso series of cozy mystery novels.
Removed
Series: The Nogiku Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,310. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Can she piece together the truth before Earth’s last city tears itself apart? If you like tenacious heroines, sizzling chemistry, and unique post-apoc settings, then you’ll love S.J. Pajonas’ dystopian adventure.