Beautiful and nuanced as it is dangerous, the manners of Regency and Victorian England blend into a scintillating fusion of urban fantasy and court intrigue. Learning to be a young lady has never seemed so dangerous. Mary robinette kowal, hugo award-winning fantasy author“Emma Newman is an extraordinary new voice in SF/F.
Book One - Between Two Thorns: The Split Worlds #ad - Paul cornell, hugo award winner and author of LONDON FALLING and SAUCER COUNTRY. Born into this world is catherine rhoeas-Papaver, who escapes it all to live a normal life in Mundanus, free from her parents and the strictures of Fae-touched society. But now she’s being dragged back to face an arranged marriage, along with all the high society trappings it entails.
Crossing paths with cathy is max, an arbiter of the Split Worlds treaty with a dislocated soul who polices the boundaries between the worlds, keeping innocents safe from the Fae. Between mundanus, lies the nether, the world of humans, and Exilium, the world of the Fae, a mirror-world where the social structure of 19th-century England is preserved by Fae-touched families who remain loyal to their ageless masters.
Any Other Name: The Split Worlds - Book TwoDiversion Books #ad - Thought-provoking, will, and filled with treachery and mystery, the soaring second book in the Split Worlds Series pulls Cathy, Max, wonderfully inventive, and Sam deeper into the twisted world of Fae-touched society. Cathy has been reluctantly married into the iris family and moves to Londinium, setting her on a collision course with the restrictive, the magical Nether reflection of London, high-pressure social circles that demand propriety and obedience, things the vocal and free-spirited Cathy cannot abide.
Will, is trying to find a compromise for his new bride, determined to dive back into the world of Exilium to rescue innocents, meanwhile, but whispers in his ear are urging him towards dark deeds…Sam, crosses paths with Cathy and Max once again as Max and the gargoyle uncover more information about the mysterious Agency and the chain of events that wiped out the Bath Chapter.
Any Other Name: The Split Worlds - Book Two #ad - Sacrifices, terrible deals, and dreadful revelations mark this second installment of Emma Newman’s wondrous Split Worlds series. Emma newman has built a modern fantasy world with such élan and authority her ideas of why and how the seemingly irrational world of Fairy works should be stolen by every other writer in the field.
Bill willingham, emma newman has crafted a very english fantasy, one brilliantly realised and quite delightful, Eisner Award-winning creator of FABLES“With a feather-light touch, weaving magic, mystery and parallel worlds together with ease. Adam christopher, author of MADE TO KILL.
All is Fair: The Split Worlds - Book ThreeDiversion Books #ad - Caught in the insidious designs of powerful puppet-masters and playing a life-or-death game for control, Cathy and her comrades face their greatest challenge yet: changing the balance of power in the Split Worlds. Now at the heart of the londinium Court, deceit and murder track Will’s steps as he assumes his new role as Duke.
Faced with threats to his throne and his life, the consequences of his bloody actions are already coming back to haunt him. Meanwhile, wrestling with the constraints of the Agency and Dame Iris, Cathy, comes to terms with her new status in Fae-touched society and seeks others who feel just as restricted by its outdated social rules.
As max works with cathy to uncover the horrors that underpin fae-touched society, he bears witness as the final blow is struck against the last Sorcerers in Albion…Darkly imaginative, vividly detailed, and genre-defying in scope, ALL IS FAIR is at once a thrilling and intellectual journey into worlds beyond sight.
All is Fair: The Split Worlds - Book Three #ad - Emma newman has built a modern fantasy world with such élan and authority her ideas of why and how the seemingly irrational world of Fairy works should be stolen by every other writer in the field. Bill willingham, eisner award-winning creator of fables“With a feather-light touch, one brilliantly realised and quite delightful, Emma Newman has crafted a very English fantasy, weaving magic, mystery and parallel worlds together with ease.
Adam christopher, author of MADE TO KILL.
A Little Knowledge: The Split Worlds - Book FourDiversion Books #ad - Emma newman is an extraordinary new voice in SF/F. Paul cornell, the biggest fae-touched nether city, hugo award winner, and author of London Falling and Saucer CountryCathy and Will are now the Duchess and Duke of Londinium, but they have different ideas of what their authority offers. Pressured by his fae patron, lord Iris, Will struggles to maintain total control whilst knowing he must have a child with his difficult wife.
Sam realises that he has to make enemies of the most powerful people on the planet, or risk becoming the antithesis of all he believes in. Threatened by secret societies, hidden power networks and Fae machinations, can Sam and Cathy survive long enough to make the changes they want to see in the world?
A Little Knowledge: The Split Worlds - Book Four #ad - The long-awaited return to emma newman’s popular fantasy series, A Little Knowledge takes us back to the Split Worlds, where dynastic families feud across the ages, furthering the agendas of their cruel supernatural patrons. Cathy wants to muscle the Court through two hundred years of social change and free it from its old-fashioned moral strictures.
But cathy learns just how dangerous it can be for a woman who dares to speak out…Meanwhile, as Sam learns more about the Elemental Court it becomes clear that the Fae are not the only threat to humanity.
All Good Things: The Split Worlds - Book FiveDiversion Books #ad - His wife, cathy, has left him, a fact that will destroy him if it becomes public. Rupert, the last sorcerer of Albion, is obsessed with finding and destroying her. He orders max and his gargoyle to help him, pulling them away from protecting innocents. As the arbiter and his partner face the ugly side of their responsibilities to Rupert, they begin to question where their loyalties should truly lie.
Amidst death, families are destroyed, deceit, and the fight for freedom, friendships are tested, and heroes are forged as the battle to control the Split Worlds rages to its climatic conclusion. Emma newman is an extraordinary new voice in SF/F. Paul cornell, hugo award winner and author of London Falling and Saucer Country.
When the strange sorceress beatrice offers her a chance to earn true freedom by joining the quest Sam has been bound to, Cathy agrees. To keep his position—and survive—he needs to get her back, whatever the cost. Cathy has finally escaped the Nether, but hates that she must rely so heavily on Sam’s protection.
All Good Things: The Split Worlds - Book Five #ad - But can she and sam navigate beatrice’s plans for the future without becoming two more of her victims?And Beatrice, a self-taught and powerful killer, is not without her enemies. From emma newman, described by locus magazine as “an intriguing mix of modern world, comes the long awaited conclusion to the Split Worlds series, Victorian/Regency England, the award-nominated author of Planetfall and Between Two Thorns, and faery.
As the iris family consolidates their hold on society within the secret world of the Nether, William Iris finds himself more powerful and yet more vulnerable than ever.
Brother's Ruin Industrial MagicTor.com #ad - When a new mage is discovered, Royal Society elites descend like buzzards to snatch up a new apprentice. His sister charlotte is, and to prevent her brother from being imprisoned for false reporting she combines her powers with his to make him seem a better prospect. Talented mages are bought from their families at a tremendous price, while weak mages are snapped up for a pittance.
For a lower middle class family like the gunns, so when seemingly magical incidents begin cropping up at home, the loss of a son can be disastrous, they fear for their Ben's life and their own livelihoods. But benjamin Gunn isn't a talented mage. When she discovers a nefarious plot by the sinister Doctor Ledbetter, Charlotte must use all her cunning and guile to protect her family, her secret and her city.
Brother's Ruin Industrial Magic #ad - Brother's ruin is the first in a new gaslamp fantasy series by Emma Newman. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied. The year is 1850 and great britain is flourishing, thanks to the Royal Society of the Esoteric Arts.
Weaver's Lament: Industrial Magic Book 2 Kindle SingleTor.com #ad - Charlotte's magical adventures continue in Weaver's Lament, the sequel to Emma Newman's Brother's Ruin. Charlotte is learning to control her emerging magical powers under the secret tutelage of Magus Hopkins. Her first covert mission takes her to a textile mill where the disgruntled workers are apparently destroying expensive equipment.
And if she can’t identify the culprits before it’s too late, and her family dishonoured…At the Publisher's request, her brother will be exiled, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software DRM applied.
The Omega Objection: The San Andreas ShiftersGAIL CARRIGER LLC #ad - Until one walks into his bar. He’s odorless, he’s amazingly popular with shifters, and he’s terrified. Tank is working as a bouncer when he notices something odd about the new sexy-as-sin bartender. But if you're a stickler this book is preceded by Bryan & Max's story, The Sumage Solution. Not for the faint of heart/mouth/tongue.
A man without a smell. Can a gentle giant with a trampled heart show a man who’s been running all his life that sometimes there are monsters worth running towards? A werewolf walks into a bar. Delicate sensibilities? this book contains M/M sexy times, mild themes of dominance and submission, and horrible puns.
The Omega Objection: The San Andreas Shifters #ad - If you get offended easily, then you probably will. The san andreas shifter books stand alone and do not have to be read in any particular order. He hides in san francisco because everyone knows that there are no werewolves in the Bay Area. San andreas shifter stories contain bad language, dirty deeds, and outright admiration for the San Francisco Bay Area.
. Can tank figure out isaac’s secrets in time to save him? And can Isaac forgive Tank for being a wolf in time to learn how to love? New York Times best selling author Gail Carriger writing as G. L. Carriger brings you the next in her charming gay werewolves series.
After Atlas A Planetfall NovelAce #ad - Gov-corp detective carlos Moreno was only a baby when Atlas left Earth to seek truth among the stars. To figure out who killed one of the most powerful men on Earth, Carlos is supposed to put aside his personal history. And now, on the eve of the fortieth anniversary of Atlas’s departure, it’s got something to do why Casales was found dead in his hotel room—and why Carlos is the man in charge of the investigation.
But in that moment, the course of Carlos’s entire life changed. But the deeper he delves into the case, the more he realizes that escaping the past is not so easy. There’s more to casales’s death than meets the eye, and something much more sinister to the legacy of Atlas than anyone realizes. Atlas is what took his mother away; what made his father lose hope; what led Alejandro Casales, leader of the religious cult known as the Circle, to his door.
After Atlas A Planetfall Novel #ad - Clarke award shortlist acclaimed author emma Newman returns to the captivating universe she created in Planetfall with a stunning science fiction mystery where one man’s murder is much more than it seems.
Planetfall A Planetfall NovelAce #ad - Ren continues to perpetuate the lie forming the foundation of the colony for the good of her fellow colonists, despite the personal cost. Then a stranger appears, far too young to have been part of the first planetfall, a man who bears a remarkable resemblance to Suh-Mi. From the hugo award-winning author of between two thorns comes the first novel in a captivating science fiction series where a secret withheld to protect humanity’s future may lead to its undoing…“Cathartic and transcendent.
The new york times“an exceptionally engaging novel that explores the complex relationship between mythology and science. The washington postrenata ghali believed in Lee Suh-Mi’s vision of a world far beyond Earth, calling to humanity. Ren believed in that vision enough to give up everything to follow Suh-Mi into the unknown.
Planetfall A Planetfall Novel #ad - The truth ren has concealed since planetfall can no longer be hidden. A planet promising to reveal the truth about our place in the cosmos, untainted by overpopulation, pollution, and war. All that time, ren has worked hard as the colony's 3-D printer engineer, creating the tools necessary for human survival in an alien environment, and harboring a devastating secret.
And its revelation might tear the colony apart.
City of Lost Dreams: A Novel City of Dark Magic SeriesPenguin Books #ad - Meanwhile, nicolas pertusato, in London in search of an ancient alchemical cure for the girl, discovers an old enemy is one step ahead of him. The exhilarating, danger, and a romantic interest clad in lederhosen and who isn’t?, genre-bending sequel to the sensational New York Times bestseller City of Dark Magic“If you’re looking for a time-travel mystery with laughs, look no further.
People 4 starsin this action-packed sequel to city of Dark Magic, we find musicologist Sarah Weston in Vienna in search of a cure for her friend Pollina, who is now gravely ill and who may not have much time left. But nothing will be more dangerous than the brilliant and vindictive villain who seeks to bend time itself.
City of Lost Dreams: A Novel City of Dark Magic Series #ad - Sarah must travel deep into an ancient mystery to save the people she loves. In prague, prince max tries to unravel the strange reappearance of a long dead saint while being pursued by a seductive red-headed historian with dark motives of her own. In the city of beethoven, a distractingly attractive horseman who’s more than a little bloodthirsty, and Freud, Mozart, stolen art, Sarah becomes the target in a deadly web of intrigue that involves a scientist on the run, a few surprises from long-dead alchemists, seductive pastries, and a trail of secrets and lies.