Three outstanding stories from award-winning science fiction and fantasy author Mark Shainblum, collected for the first time!PLAYING SOLITAIRE Rachel Steinberg wasn't really Solitaire. She was just a nice Jewish girl from suburban Montreal. She never asked for superhuman powers, nor the relentless, grinding cycle of violence and alienation that came with... [click here for more]
The thrilling debut of a dark-urban-fantasy novel series, by the bestselling author of X-Men: The Chaos Engine Trilogy and Final Destination: Dead Man's Hand!
Sixteen-year-old Goth girl Pandora Zwieback has a major problem: she's just discovered that her New York City hometown is the stalking ground for every monster and ghoul out to raise a little hell (literally!)...BUT she's... [click here for more]
“The Old Ones are waking once more…" The Artist crafted his masterpiece throughout the city in flesh and blood of its residents. A work of art to rival the greats, and in doing so, please those that lurk beyond. Wanting to expand his “materials”, The Artist stalked Detective Jennifer Kale, turning hunter into prey – a decision that ultimately leads... [click here for more]
You Say You Want a Resolution
Patriot and his closest friends in the Defiance flee the United States for the warmer and safer climes of Isla Delta, the world’s only nation in which the majority of the citizens are refugees with powers. Unfortunately, President Kennedy — still in office after decades of martial law — seems determined to not let them enjoy any respite... [click here for more]
The world we knew is no more. Virtually stripped of humanity, the crumbling shell of society struggles against mutation and death as the deadly Wormwood virus continues to lay waste to most life on Earth. Hoping to stave off extinction, humanity sought out refuge among the stars. Forming colonies that thrived for a time, the resources needed to maintain their populations have dwindled and any hope... [click here for more]
PREPARE FOR JUDGEMENT!
It's Friday the 13th and a bad moon rises over Mega-City One. With weather control off-line in Sector 87, the heat is rising along with the tension and the crazies are out in force. In the midst of this madness Judge Dredd is drafted in to enforce the law during the busy graveyard shift.
But, when human xenophobes strike against an alien ghetto in sector 87, things get a whole... [click here for more]
She knows what you're thinking... When a bloody message is left carved into the body of a murdered man the forensic evidence indicates the killer was a hulking giant possessed of nearly superhuman strength. Psychic analysis of the crime scene indicates the murder was committed by a child. As she begins her investigation, Psi-Judge Cassandra Anderson learns of a terrible crime committed... [click here for more]