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David Boop
My name is Noel Glass. I once was a respected scientist and madly in love. All that ended in a splash of scarlet. I can never forget, and I will never forgive myself. It’s 1953 and I’m a shamus working the streets of Industry City. I don’t rely on instinct; science is my game. The cases I get, and the booze I drink, keep oblivion just a step away. That is, until some rich recluse walks in and tells me that accident from all this years ago was a set-up, a frame job, and I was meant to take the fall. Now I have to clear my name… like that’s easy. Everyone’s keeping secrets. Who can I tru....[more]

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David Boop
Come visit the Old West, the land where gang initiations, ride-by shootings and territory disputes got their start. But these tales aren’t the ones your grandpappy spun around a campfire, unless he spoke of soul-sucking ghosts, steam-powered demons and wayward aliens. Here then are seventeen stories that breathe new life in the Old West. Among them: Larry Correia explores the roots of his best-selling Monster Hunter International series in "Bubba Shackleford’s Professional Monster Killers." Jim Butcher reveals the origin of one of the Dresden Files' most popular characters in "Fistful of W....[more]

David Boop
An anthology celebrating the 30th anniversary of the PREDATOR franchise, IF IT BLEEDS includes seventeen brand new, never before seen stories--exclusive to this collection--featuring the Predators throughout space and time. Based entirely on the original films, novels, and comics, PREDATOR: IF IT BLEEDS (a quote from the original movie) reveals the Predators stalking prey in 12th Century Japan, 9th Century Viking Norway, World War I, Vietnam, the Civil War, Hurricane Katrina, and the modern day, as well as across the far reaches of future space. DEVIL DOGS by Tim Lebbon STONEWALL'S LAST STAN....[more]

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David Boop
She’s so NOT popular. No, not Veronica Mars; Daphne Clamp. Wallflowers attract more sunlight than her. Daphne does the same thing everyone does at Neptune High when they have a problem. She hires Veronica Mars. Veronica must turn her into someone worth inviting to senior prom without letting Daphne's mother, the overprotective Mrs. Clamp, know that anything is happening. Before Veronica can say “My Fair Daphne,” she’s up to her neck in trouble. The transformation attracts the eye of track star Jet Brisco, and the ire of his girlfriend Hailey. While saving Daphne from social suicide, Veroni....[more]

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David Boop
The long-awaited return of the Green Hornet and Kato and their rolling arsenal the Black Beauty! Back again with all-new stories! Moonstone is proud to present The Green Hornet Casefiles, a second anthology featuring all-new, original crime fiction tales of the man who hunts the biggest of all game — public enemies that even the FBI can't reach! It's the mid 1960's, the political climate is shaky, there's civil unrest, freedom and equality issues erupt everywhere from film to music to out in the streets. On police records, The Green Hornet is actually a wanted criminal, a master manipulator,....[more]

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Tired of the usual airships traveling over Victorian London, laden with boring aristocrats drinking Earl Grey tea? Steampunk: The Other Worlds breaks tradition by breaking orbit. Included in this anthology are thrilling tales of true steampunk adventure by top-tier authors and up-and-comers. Strap on your goggles, hold your breath, and dive into a whole other world. Featuring my story, "Intuitions of Future Truths."....[more]

David Boop
Gordon “Gory” Burrell earned his linebacker nickname because he never quit until the other team tasted blood. It’s the late Thirties and professional football is a violent sport with few rules. When the Giordano crime family asks Gory to take a dive, they discover neither money nor threats mean as much as his reputation. They can’t have that, so the mob makes an example of Gordon – shattering his legs beyond repair. Unable to find justice, Gordon turns to a mysterious doctor who promises to help him walk again. However, the operation goes awry and he becomes something not quite human, so....[more]

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Story of the Month Club is pleased to present its 2014 anthology, featuring primarily Colorado based authors. The authors were given free rein, told only that their stories must be in the genre of Steampunk, Science Fiction, or Fantasy and the magic they delivered is astounding. Visit worlds unknown with Kevin J. Anderson, Gregory Z. Avery and Peter Sartucci. Visit the weird west with David Boop and the France that never was with Jessica Brawner. Walk through time with Lou J. Berger and Peter J. Wacks.....[more]