Queen of the Blood Throne

Queen of the Blood Throne
Petty thief Malinda Castan cares about one thing: saving enough money to leave the Nightingale, a house of cutpurses and unsavory characters, so that she can have a normal life. She lives under one rule: reciprocity – a life for a life, favor for favor. So when the Prince of Darkness saves her from being killed, and offers her one last job that will pay more than she could earn in a lifetime, she says yes not only for the money… but because she owes him.

The Prince of Darkness is fire and ice. Cunning, and willing to do whatever it takes, he only wants one thing: the Eternal Slumber, the mask of Death. A prisoner in his own castle, the Prince of Darkness has been learning dark magic as a way to protect himself and his people from the cruelty of their Queen… with limited success.
To steal the mask, shell pose as his betrothed, even while suspecting him of lying about his motivations and his past.

To save her own life, shell master dark magic and make deals with multiple Gods.
And to save him, shell stake her most precious possession: her heart. $2.99 on Kindle.
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Oaths of Blood

Oaths of Blood

In the First Crusade, a mercenary finds enemies far more sinister than men behind Jerusalem’s walls. He joins an ancient war between the Order and the Hunted. As he crawls deeper into the shadows, it is clear, only oaths made in blood survive.

A war-filled journey through the crusades and into the depths of the ancient Noctis Bellum. Filled with legendary characters both barbaric and gray, driven by valor and treachery alike, the Oaths of Blood Saga is an action-packed grim dark historical fantasy in the vein of Joe Abercrombie, Bernard Cornwell, and John Gwynne. $3.99 on Kindle.
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Free: Hunt for the Maji: The Blue Guitar

Hunt for the Maji: The Blue Guitar
It’s the eve of an election. America is broken and the world is on the brink. A small-town shrink encounters a mysterious boy with an incredible gift. A last-chance lawyer tries to hold on to love. A group of teens in a dystopian city search for the only one who can save them from their nightmares. And a beautiful but troubled sheriff’s deputy finds herself pursued by the law and something much more horrifying. Together, their fates are intertwined as they become part of the hunt for the Maji.

America has seen better days. Unemployment is at historic levels, roaming caravans of climate refugees huddle together for safety, and the Escape drug pandemic has claimed millions of lives with no sign of slowing down. It’s the eve of an election that threatens to change the country forever. If the Security party wins, it will implement a secretive AI that will be able to monitor every aspect of life.

Alan Smith, a psychologist from small-town Montana, has seen it all–hell, he’s no different from anyone else. So when he reluctantly agrees to do an evaluation of a troubled teen accused of a terrible crime, he expects another lost cause. What he finds instead is the enigmatic Francis Builds A Fire, a mysterious kid with an incredible gift and a terrifying secret.

Now Alan must fight for his life and that of the boy who holds the key to what is to come. But is he strong enough to survive the hunt for the Maji? Free on Kindle.
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Thorns of Chaos: A Queer Dark Epic Fantasy

horns of Chaos: A Queer Dark Epic Fantasy
Cain crafts a vivid world … rich with detail and myth-lore that traipses brightly through the darker themes. (BookLife Reviews)

From the peaceful shores of his small village to a world of chaos and darkness, Finn embarks on a quest that will change him forever. Caught in the arms of another man by occupying soldiers of the Holy Dayigan Empire, Finn is wrongfully accused of murderpart of a plan to slaughter his people for their ungodly ways.

With his people facing extinction, Finn’s chief druidess sends him on a mission to seek help from powerful chaos druids beyond their borders. There he discovers Laisren, the man he once loved when they were boys. But darkness has taken its toll on Laisren, and he does not want Finn to follow his same fatea fate that seems unavoidable.

With no other option, Finn embarks on an epic quest to find a relic crafted by chaos faeries that could save his people. He must traverse a savage world full of destruction and death while finding strength within himself against its cruelty.

Only through mastering this Chaos can Finn save his people. But will he be able to overcome the perilous magic without succumbing to it himself?

This is a wonderfully written novel, a tear-jerker and page-turner. I highly recommend… (Queer Sci Fi)

Contains adult material including adult activity, harsh language, and violence. $0.99 on Kindle.
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As Venus Burns

As Venus Burns
Mia is a sex worker suspected of murdering a cop. She suspects shy billionaire Sebastian Young is responsible, but he seems to want her to take the wrap. He’s dangerous he makes people disappear like magic. $0.99 on Kindle.
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Queen of the Blood Throne

Queen of the Blood Throne
Liars, Murderers, and Thieves: The Prince of Darkness is looking to hire.
Mythology Retelling
Fated Mates Trope
Stabby FMC
Shadow Daddy $2.99 on Kindle.
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Free: Stars and Bones


Stars and Bones

When the notorious Juniper Thimble is caught stealing the kings crown, she must survive the biggest, deadliest con of her life, commissioned by the king himself.

Disguised as the crown princes lover, she is forced to protect him with her life literally. Guarded by a surly squire, relentlessly attacked by demons, and surrounded by mysteriously disappearing servants, Juniper must dispatch the threat to the princes life before they find out who she really is.

Dark forces are at play, and Juniper unknowing embarks on a journey that will change her and the kingdom forever.

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Gemini in Twain

Gemini in Twain

Jamie McCarthy wakes up to discover that her aunt, Aiden has gone missing, but not merely missing, she’s been erased from the memory of well–everyone. Jamie has to dodge the deadly clutches of a mythical and dangerous people as she attempts to find the truth about her aunt and about herself. $0.99 on Kindle.
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Demons Also Dream: Summoned

Demons Also Dream: Summoned

Bad guys die And if their evil souls run from Death, Lucifer summons Fury. Once she rises with her demon helpers, nobody escapes. A psychic with dream powers narrates this thrilling dark fantasy, defying doctrine and destiny. Get your copy of this series starter now! $0.99 on Kindle.
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The Shadow of Banshee Hill

The Shadow of Banshee Hill
In 1818, Cillian Valour, an Irish rebels son with limited prospects, is determined to marry his longtime love, Martha Ashworth, daughter of a local landlord. When her father forbids their engagement, Cillian turns to the heavens for help in an act of desperation but it is a mysterious stranger that answers his call. After accepting an offer too good to refuse, Cillian and Martha are forever changed. Together, the star-crossed lovers turn away from the light and cut a swath of horror and misery across the land until one night in Rome, the unthinkable happens. $2.99 on Kindle.
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Empire: The Complete Collection

Empire: The Complete Collection
Tia Samos sets out into the tottering Solarian Empire intent on finding a highborn husband. She is accompanied by her maid and personal minstrel Rebecca, her knightly protector Sir Peter Cortez, and Kyle, a veteran with a knack for magic, searching for a place in a nation they no longer recognize. What they find is opportunity, peril, forbidden secrets and sheer terror. $1.99 on Kindle.
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Romanov Witches

The Romanov Witches, a dysfunctional family of three generations of witches. The matriarch Dima has powerful magic with no idea how to be motherly. Dima is an ancient fortune-teller when she discovers the magic to become young again and possibly live forever. As Dima adds to her growing family, each witch inherits a different gift of magic, but they all covet Dima’s shapeshifting stone. Eldest daughter Medea turns into a cat at night. Daughter Nikki can summon the dead. Daughter Liliya is a witch in touch with nature and insane. Granddaughter Astra is just trying to fit into the world of nonmagical humans, but it’s not easy when your family lives on Witch Hill. $0.99 to $2.98 each on Kindle.

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The Rotunda Table

The Rotunda Table

His family had a terrible accident when he was a child. Now Lenchen, surrounded by a dystopian environment, lives alone in the family tower.

Every day he tries to escape from the past and its dark pages. Tonight, on a rainy and stormy night, some strange visitors will bring his nightmares back to life.

Tonight Lenchen will learn that sometimes you have to burn your past rather than breathe it.
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The Claiming

The Claiming
A newly awakened witch is at the mercy of the four most powerful men of the academy … but they have no mercy. $0.99 on Kindle.
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Rise of Dresca

Rise of Dresca

From the pits of an ancient darkness, a new power is rising.

Join an unlikely band of allies on a journey beset by shadow and intrigue, pulled by the strings of fate to the source of a new evil.

A lord’s daughter turns assassin. An orphan girl discovers her power. A captain plots in vain.

And the last soldier of Ceremai finds his destiny.

Witness the dawn of a new age, and learn if what evil intended to harm you …

… can become something far more terrible. $6.99 on Kindle.
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Of Death & Sacrifice: A Dark Epic Fantasy

Of Death & Sacrifice: A Dark Epic Fantasy

A rebel with a deadly weapon. A secret that could end the world. A war that will decide the fate of legends. $0.99 on Kindle.
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The Travelling City

The Travelling City
Dark Fantasy. Romance. Mystery.

Reihan is a seaver, a peacekeeping clone on a floating city where anything is possible. Phillippe is newly all-powerful and emotionally unstable. Can Reihan keep him in check and keep the city safe?

A grumpy and sunshine romance with a dark twist. $3.76 on Kindle.
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Free: The Survivors


Some of the survivors are different, powerful. Their bloodlines have been brought together in this time and place to create safety for the remnants of all societies. Fated to lead and rebuild, these magnetic women and men are now the most valuable commodity in the apocalyptic wastelands.

Nuclear war devastated the world just days before Christmas. All governments went underground, leaving their citizens to fend for themselves. The desperate normals who barely managed to stay alive must now make a choice. Do they join the strange, dangerous survivors in forming a more perfect union or do they kill every last one of them? One choice will save the world. The other will finish burying it under the nuclear ashes.
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Embers of the Past

Embers of the Past
Legend tells that the dragons of Ryuutachi gifted humans with the power of elemental magic long ago. Those born attuned to one of the seven elements were revered, but their arrogance led to ruin and suffering, unbalancing the natural order. Now they are feared and despised, forced to hide their gifts or be persecuted for the sins of their forebears.

Taoru is a single father who will stop at nothing to protect Lian, his only daughter, but what can he do when the greatest threat she faces is herself? Can he keep their magic secret and Lian safe from impending war? Or will he lose everything he holds dear?

Wujun is consumed by the many secrets kept from him. He knows only that his parents died when he was an infant, leaving him a vast fortune and cryptic allies. They care for him, protect him, but in doing so isolate him from the rest of society. Then he meets Kentai, a haunted, mysterious swordsman and at last he has a friend. Can he hold on to this blossoming connection or will the ghosts of the past shatter his hope for a better future?

Fate’s tangled web is about to entrap them all. Are the mages destined to return balance and stability to Ryuutachi? Or will their magic plunge the land into eternal chaos? $2.99 on Kindle.
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Flames of a Falling God

Flames of a Falling God

Ancient gods in Baltimore City? Okay. Animal mutations? Yup. Her son in danger? NO WAY. Rachel Deneuve has protected 11-year-old Adam during his treatment for cancer. She certainly isn’t going to let a two-headed moose, a whiny god, or a dragon goddess hurt him now. Rachel will sacrifice everything for her son’s safety — even her own freedom. $0.99 on Kindle.
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Empire: Estate

Empire: Estate
The conquest of demon ruled Traag almost destroyed the Solarian Empire. Rebuilding the nation is a nightmare.

Tia traveled to bucolic Copiah House, stronghold of the once mighty Bestia clan, on what was supposed to be a simple business trip. Instead, she finds herself in a maelstrom of intrigue, wartime secrets, and forbidden magic. $0.99 on Kindle.
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Free: A Cold Hand

A Cold Hand
When those long pale fingers wrap around your hand at midnight. The shake of the cold hand signals the end to your life. Ten stories, ten people who, in a time of need or weakness shook that hand. A Cold Hand is the third collection of short stories from a HARD PLACE.

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Empire: Capital

Empire: Capital
The conquest of demon ruled Traag almost broke the Solarian Empire. Rebuilding the devastated nation is a nightmare. Worse, the demons are still out there. $0.99 on Kindle.
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Empire: Country

Empire: Country
The Solarian Empires victory over demon ruled Traag left the nation a tottering mess.
Two years later, a wealthy young commoner travels to a backwater barony hunting for a potential highborn husband. She finds an impoverished populace stalked by a monster straight out of legend. Then matters really get bad…
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The Cardinal Sky

The Cardinal Sky
She is a deserter in hiding, and her freedom depends on her identity remaining a secret. But when a rebel pilot crash-lands into her life, he tears her world apart and thrusts her into a battle she cannot escape.

A story for those who love survival adventures in a fantasy world, with powerful, morally gray leads, and slow-burn romances. $0.99 on Kindle.
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