17 authors, 17 different stories, and one prompt. A Princess, A Boatman, and A Lizard… Seventeen authors took up the challenge and responded with works ranging from silly to dramatic across genres such as fairy tale, steampunk, science fiction, fantasy, …

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Danger waits in an open book! It’s a good thing physical books are rare in the year 5432, especially with poor Hembert ending up transported uncontrollably to the time and place described. Now he’s stuck in the Earth human conflict …

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A request he can’t refuse… Keeping the Sorin worlds free from vermin such as poachers and smugglers is a full-time job for Ranger Corsac. As a regular at the Gateway Roadhouse, the mysterious building appearing out of nowhere isn’t a …

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A determined bounty hunter meets her match in a silver-tongued criminal… Patricia Silverton privately battles to take back her home from the smugglers infesting the sky city of Abashiri. Only, the next smuggler on her list refuses to allow an …

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A string of wishes hang in the window… Opal’s parents latest obsession in frontier-world mining ends in tragedy. Even as the grief descends, the questions consume her: What does she do now? Does she stay or leave, and how can …

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A man with nothing left to lose… A series of layoffs forces starship pilot Alfonso Wickham to make a shuttle delivery with no help other than the accompanying ‘efficiency expert.’ Nothing he does pleases the man. Neither do the native …

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