Novels

 

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Squid's Grief
Cyberpunk

Aurealis Award Shortlisted for Best Science Fiction Novel

Ditmar Award Shortlisted for Best Novel

When car-hacker Squid rescues a cheerful amnesiac from the trunk of a stolen car, her decision to help him recover his memory sets her on a collision course with the enigmatic crime lords who rule Baltus City.

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Hunt for Valamon
Epic Fantasy
Spence City

Winner of the BookGateway Booky Award for Best Fantasy Novel

When Prince Valamon is mysteriously abducted, reclusive cleric Seris is charged with his rescue. Leaving behind his cheerfully book-infested temple, he must venture into the wild, unconquered lands, and uncover the truth behind the vanished prince before simmering tensions in the empire erupt into war.

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The Other Tree
Urban Fantasy
Spence City

Family. Truth. Immortality.
Choose one.

When outcast botanist Chris Arlin learns that her father has an incurable illness, she recruits sardonic campus priest Luke, and embarks on a desperate, wondrous quest to find the legendary Tree of Life.

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Short Stories

 

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The Wandering Library
Ecopunk!
Ticonderoga Publications

In a future of risen seas and fractured communications, Lani Bashir runs a much needed mobile library service. From sprawling red deserts to cities reclaimed by the sea, Lani and her faithful alpacamel bring tales of adventure and wonder to the children of these isolated communities. However, when Lani crosses paths with an enigmatic boy with an aversion to stories, she is forced to question her own understanding of friendship, purpose and home.

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The Heart of the Labyrinth
In Memory: A Tribute to Sir Terry Pratchett

Aurealis Award Shortlisted
for Best YA Short Story

In the heart of the Labyrinth of Varissen, there dwells a beast known only as the Devourer. However, the Devourer is sick of eating adventurers, and he suspects that once, long ago, he bore another name. So when a young woman arrives, declaring that she’s here to rescue him, the Devourer persuades her to join him on a search for his forgotten past.

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Almost Days

Year's Best Australian Fantasy & Horror 2015
Ticonderoga Publications

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FableCroft Publishing

Aurealis Award Shortlisted
for Best Fantasy Short Story

In the unseen realm enfolding the world, timeless custodians maintain order and balance. However, when one custodian unexpectedly "retires", this triggers a chain of events that threatens the separation between the worlds.

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Autumn Moon
Holiday Magick
Spencer Hill Press

Tess is languishing in her job as a copy shop assistant, when a curious encounter involving a moonlit bridge, a rice dumpling, and a minor god, nudges her life in a fresh new direction.

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Morning Star

One Small Step: An Anthology of Discoveries
FableCroft Publishing

Focus 2013: highlights of Australian short fiction
FableCroft Publishing

Aurealis Award Shortlisted
for Best YA Short Story

Washington Science Fiction Association
Small Press Award Shortlisted

When humanity is decimated by an enigmatic, chronogenetic pathology, cargo pilot Ven is entrusted with the last human in the universe – a boy called Solomon.

Chasing rumours of other survivors, Ven and Solomon begin an impossible journey across the constellations, searching for answers, and a new home.

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Goodbye Beetle
The Journal of Unlikely Entomology 2.5

When Ryan's girlfriend leaves him without so much as a goodbye, he becomes obsessed with decoding the only clue she left behind: a Christmas beetle on the windowsill.

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Midnight Movie Creature Feature

 

Keeping It Together
Midnight Movie: Creature Feature
May December Publications

No one aspires to be the pizza delivery guy. It’s a summer job, or something neurosurgeons do after fleeing their war torn country. When I was a kid, I wanted to be a bandit monk when I grew up. But that was a long time ago.

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The Obsolete Soul
Smashwords

Mark's career at the advisory office is at a standstill, his relationship with girlfriend Ella is quietly capsizing, and he's beginning to discover strange blanks in his memory.

Plus his goldfish are missing.

As Mark's increasingly frequent episodes of amnesia begin to take on a life of their own, he finds himself battling the threat of an unexpected leap in human evolution.

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