What could be more commonplace than grass or a world covered over all its surface with a wind-whipped ocean of grass? But the planet Grass conceals horrifying secrets within its endless pastures. And as an incurable plague attacks all inhabited planets but this one, the prairie-like Grass begins to reveal these secrets - and nothing will ever be the same again.
There's a new crime fighter in town.After her father's death, Sabrina Brooks - heir to the Brooks Chemical Company - is putting her life back together.When she gains access to top-secret government archives, Sabrina uses her knowledge of chemistry to become a vigilante known as the Nightcrawler, and wages war against the ruthless drug gangs of New York.But even with the help of her best friend, NYPD officer Hoyt Wexford, can she take down the notorious drug gang Octagon and their mysterious leader, only known as Reaper?Praise for Nightcrawler:★★★★★ - "Completely hooked, I finished the story in a single sitting. If l you enjoy a fast-paced adventure with a side serve of romance, put Nightcrawler on your must-read list."★★★★★ - "I love to find a strong heroine in literature, and Nightcrawler did not disappoint."★★★★★ - "A masterfully written book. Highly recommended."
Aletheia (The Seventh River Book 1)
Nearly two decades after the fall, the transcendent city of Iris is the only place rumored to have a cure to the disease that decimated the world. Beyond Iris, are the remnants of the old world, crawling with the Depraved. Infected with Lethe, they no longer remember the people or dreams they were once willing to fight for, and are left instead with familiar voices that whisper dark and unfamiliar words within their minds. Instinct is all that keeps the diseased struggling to exist another day. Deep underground, below Iris, exists a compound, prison to the Nameless who traded their freedom for the cure to Lethe. It is here that 736 fights to protect those she loves. Not against the Depraved that she's taught to fear, but against the society that saved her from that fate. She was willing to trade away her rights to regain the ability to form...
Emergence: An Urban Fantasy Mystery Novella (The Darby Shaw Chronicles Book 1)
One call could change her life forever...It’s not every day you discover you have superpowers. The only problem: Darby Shaw’s particular brand has never been seen before, and the agency in charge of monitoring superhumans have her in their sights. They want to know why she’s different—and they won’t give up until she’s tested.But Darby’s department knows the value of having a super who can revive the murdered. Training Darby is the task of homicide detective Mark Herman. He can’t figure out just why she mesmerizes him, but he’s not going to let anyone stop her from succeeding in her new role. The thing is, she has to figure out how to use her powers again. If she can’t, the police can’t use her. Then Darby will be easy pickings for the corrupt bureaucrats who want her in their lab.Emergence is the introductory novella in The Darby Shaw Chronicles, a...
A Kingdom of Exiles: The Outcast Fantasy Series
"The perfect mix of fantasy, action, adventure, and magic." - E.G.R"If you enjoy Sarah J Maas books, you will love A Kingdom of Exiles." - S.R"I recommend to lovers of YA/NA reads, who are looking for a really beautiful story, leading you to a world of fae's and witches, where you can let go of your worries and dream a little dream!!" - Maddie, #1 GR reviewer in South Africa, #64 Global. The brightest of stars are always born on the darkest of nights.Serena Smith is unusual.Growing up in a backwoods village, her life is lonely and dull. Then, on her eighteenth birthday, she's gifted a magical heirloom only to be snatched by fae and condemned to a lifetime in chains.Dragged to Aldar, a fae kingdom ruled by a tyrant witch, Serena discovers a forbidden love, and meets fellow outcasts, each with their own dark secrets.As the lives of warriors,...
The Player Blackout: A Superhero LitRPG Adventure (Capes Online Book 1)
In 2043, Capes Online is the biggest, most popular VRMMORPG in the world. With over one billion active players and counting, gamers can become brave Heroes or cunning Villains, their every choice determining their Alignment. Everyone wants to play this game and almost everyone does.Except for 25-year-old police officer Nyle Maxwell, who can't log out. Killed in a car accident on his first day on the job, Nyle gets his mind uploaded to Capes Online to save his life. But the one way mind-to-game upload process means Nyle can never return to his physical body in the real world. Nor is he allowed to contact his friends and family outside the game or else he risks deletion by the secretive government organization that put him in the game in the first place.Things get even worse when a villain known as Dark Kosmos takes over Capes Online not long after Nyle's...
The Purge of District 89 (A Grower’s War Book 1)
"The perfect culmination of jaw breaking action and political intrigue from DJ Molles. Readers will certainly find his newest thriller to be as chilling as it is exciting."--Nicholas Sansbury Smith USA Today bestselling author of Hell DiversKeep your head down. Do what you’re told. It’s easier that way.Walter Lawrence Baucom is used to the troops that patrol Agrarian District 89. He grew up with the sight of Chinese and Russian soldiers, right alongside the American ones. They are the Coalition. “The Three Brothers,” they call themselves. They claim that they are there to help. And he thinks that if he doesn’t rock the boat, then they will never have a reason to break in his door and disappear him, like they did to his brother.But when a Chinese captain is kidnapped by resistance members, Walter is suddenly thrust into a fight he never wanted. A fight where there are many...
A Happy Bureaucracy (The Happy Bureaucracy Book 1)
Nukes ended most of society. Now all that’s left is taxes.No big deal or anything.Safe and sound inside a government bunker, Arthur is proud to be just another drone. But for an ambitious man (and excellent typist) such as Arthur, a promotion to supervisor is just around the corner. But his world is flipped when the brass makes him a census-taker instead. His task: to head out into the irradiated streets armed with paperwork and red tape. Assigned to him is a drug-addicted bodyguard, Rabia Duke, who could care less if they survive.The wastes bring much to fear. But even above radiation, roving gangs, and starvation, what the world should fear the most remains bureaucracy. A happy bureaucracy.Brazil by way of Mad Max, M.P. Fitzgerald’s A Happy Bureaucracy is a bleak and hilarious look at the wheels of a system that keep turning even when nothing else is left. Get...
Sticks and Stones (The Wish Makers Book 1)
A fatal choice, after a string of bad choices, leaves Desiree broken and dying in a ditch. With seconds left to live, a genie appears. She can live again, he says, if she agrees to serve him for fifty years. She agrees, but after more than four decades of granting other people’s wishes and never getting her own, the former hippie has developed an attitude problem. Mandy Matteo is the perfect daughter and student, never breaking a rule for fear of the repercussions. But her friends want fun, not perfection, and abandon Mandy for parties and boys. Miserable, she makes a wish. Nothing extravagant, just a whisper to the universe to be happy. Never dreaming it will come true. Then Lexi, her childhood imaginary friend, shows up in the field outside her house and life is good again. Magical wishes have conditions, though. Once started, they cannot be altered or...
Starstruck (Starstruck Saga Book 1)
She could barely look after herself. Now, she's looking after the entire planet.After an incident with a hot-air balloon causes college-dropout Sally Webber to lose her job, she sets off to find direction in her life. Crashing into a teleporting alien, however, is not on her to-do list. Now she’s on the run from TV-drama-loving aliens, and things are just getting started. Zander won’t stop reeling her into life-or-death situations to save her planet, as he waits for his laser-wielding sister to search the universe for him. Though Sally isn’t quite sure if he wants to save Earth from annihilation, or just quell his curiosity of all things human.Now she’s got to find lost alien emissaries, as well as a job, and stop the planet from getting incinerated in the process. But with Zander as her roommate, what could possibly go wrong?(Contents suitable for Young Adult readers)"S.E. Anderson's debut is...