Three sentient races. Two wars. One sustainable planet. Who will rise?
Earth hangs in the balance. The energy aliens came to live symbiotically. The cybernetics came to evolve the planet. Unfortunately, they chose an estranged cousins Kalea and Hailey to introduce them to humanity. Can they achieve balance, or will they descend into a three-way battle for survival? The box set includes:
Progenitor, Book One: Humanity’s greatest achievement exposes our greatest weakness.
Kalea Kerner is an electrical engineer focused on taking over her father’s company when the impossible happens: her uncle rises from his deathbed and heals her broken foot. Is it a miracle? Is it a side effect of nanotechnology? Or is it something else?
Metamorphosis, Book Two: They can evolve with us, or they can die.
Hailey Reed is knocked out by a nanotech surge, and wakes to a world where an alien presence has been revealed. Unfortunately, this presence isn’t alone. Another alien race has hacked into human nanotechnology with their own designs on Earth. Can humanity survive this invasion, or will they be forced into evolution?
Emergence, Book Three: Three sentient races. Two wars. One planet. Who will rise?
The cybernetics are in orbit preparing their final assault to terraform Earth, while the energy aliens have withdrawn from humanity. Can Kalea and Hailey set aside their personal conflict to prevent a bigger conflict that would cause the extinction of three sentient races?
The Alchemist meets the Prince of Darkness… In a dark world where dreaming is forbidden, one man dares to dream the impossible.
When John Crowe, the jaded son of a fallen alchemist abandons his father’s mission to save the world, and instead risks all on a quest to find Solomon’s treasure, his dream turns into a nightmare.
The sorcerer Lord Leonard, the wicked Queen Nekbhet, and global financier Sir Wilbur, form an unholy trinity to cast a dark spell on Crowe’s soul and planet Maerdon to enslave the people.
Caught in a web of sorcery, treachery and deceit, Crowe learns of the trinity’s secret society, Sancta Calva (Order of the Holy Skull), and its sinister plot to use him as a pawn in a cosmic battle between the forces of good and evil to rule over heaven and hell.
With the help of Archangel Metatron, Crowe must now learn to summon the alchemical magic of Solomon he once scorned to defeat the triad and free his people, or risk becoming a shrunken skull on the Queen’s necklace of death, to serve the Dark Lord’s scheme.
Brave Fortune is a fantasy adventure novel that serves as an allegory of alchemy, transmuting base metal lead into gold, a transformational heroic journey through the trial-by-fire purification of suffering, struggle and sacrifice.
If you like dystopian fiction and epic action-adventure that blends dark fantasy, sorcery, magic and the supernatural in an imaginative world steeped with philosophy, psychology and myth, then you’ll love Sharif Khan’s ambitious debut.
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“In this epic fantasy sci-fi tale, Sharif uses plots and characterizations from a wealth of literary, scientific and cinematic sources. They include: Homer’s ‘Illiad’ and ‘Odyssey,’ Frank Herbert’s ‘Dune,’ Roman mythology, King Arthur, ‘Moby Dick,’ ‘Star Wars,’ Spain’s conquest of the Aztecs, the search for El Dorado, particle physics, among others. It is a manuscript rich with action, metaphor and philosophy… Brave Fortune offers the reader more than just a classic tale of valor, betrayal and vision. It is a fiction-based guidebook to overcoming obstacles and achieving a morally satisfying and pleasurable way of life.” – Allen Ginsberg Award-Winning poet and editor, Charles H. Johnson
An epic masterwork of science fiction, Neverness is a stand-alone novel from one of the most important talents in the genre.
The universe of Neverness is intriguingly complex and filled with extraordinary beings. There are the Alaloi, whose genes have ‘backmutated’ so that they look like Neanderthals… the Order of Pilots, which reworks the laws of time and physics to slingshot its members through dense regions of ‘thickspace’… the Solid State Entity, a nebula-sized brain made up of moon-sized biocomputers…
Against this backdrop stands Mallory Ringer, the headstrong novitiate of the Order of Pilots, who, against all odds, navigates a maze of interspatial passageways to penetrate the Solid State Entity. There he makes a stunning discovery. A discovery that could unlock the secret of immortality hidden among the Alaloi.
In the movies of Emperial, the largest of the Seven Metropolises, everything is real and is broadcast live on TV and on the Screens.
Max Stranger never knows what might happen during his performance in the film. Like the other Actors, he always has to put his mind to sleep so that the Film Coordinators can activate a whole new consciousness hidden in a special microchip in his brain and invented by Film Creators. It’s a consciousness of the Movie Character. When Max starts to play the role with a dormant mind, filmmakers send thoughts to microchip forcing the Character to do everything what script requires.
The worst begins when the ruthless Autarch approves the great production, a post-apocalyptic series – SEVEN PLAYERS. SEASON 1. Max and his girlfriend, Lara, are chosen to be the main characters. The strangest thing is, they have to play the roles of… the lovers.
The action of the series will take place outside the Seven Metropolises where spreads the ravaged wilderness inhabited by unknown mutants. Death can lurk at every turn. Anyone can die. Even a leading actor…
Seven Players is the first instalment of the dystopian series, a novella set in a world of the Seven Metropolises.
This sci fi adventure opens on the crest of a gravity tsunami, when a red dwarf star system punches through the fabric of space-time and barrels toward the Milky Way Galaxy. The Early Warning Centre can only watch helplessly as colonized space braces for impact.
Questions arise. Is it merely a star system? Or, is something else altogether?
The dire situation takes an unforeseen twist in this science fantasy when an SOS transmission from a long-lost experimental starship, The Invictus, is traced to the sole planet orbiting the red dwarf.
Alexandra, Post Office Marshal and living goddess, is in an action-packed race against time when she is conscripted to retrieve either the Invictus itself or, failing that, it’s top-secret data, before the ship is lost to imminent galactic collision, or worse, falls into the wrong hands.
When Leo moves to Colorado, he uncovers a secret hidden beneath his grandfather’s hilltop observatory – a crashed UFO with an alien game on board. Forty years ago, Grandma Alice fell into the virtual world and vanished. Grandpa John has searched for her ever since.
Leo’s grandfather asks him to guard the game while he’s away. Now determined to solve the mystery of his missing grandmother, Leo goes inside. He believes he’ll captain a spaceship, but finds himself surrounded by a decimated fleet and in real danger.
To survive, Leo must win over a new group of friends. That won’t be easy, as one of them is deeply suspicious of him. Leo has no choice but to adapt quickly. However, the smallest misstep could mean losing his family, and his life…
Seeds Of The Dead is a story about a man at the crossroads, one which will, in turn, jeopardize the very fate of humankind. On one hand, this man supports the creation of GMO’s (genetically modified organisms) to help feed the vast population of the world. But to do so, he must align himself with a nefarious corporation and the corrupt elitists who control it. ? Seeds Of The Dead is set against a zombie-apocalypse in small-town America, the story’s hero is Peter Malik, a promising young scientist employed by the dubious Moonstar Foods INC. When Peter learns the treachery his corporation is set to unleash upon the unsuspecting masses, he threatens to expose their dark secret by turning whistleblower. The corporation retaliates, contaminating Peter’s hometown with infected food, and turns the people Peter loves most into flesh-eating zombies. The zombie eating machines created by the Moonstar is the perfect biological weapon and will be used for a very sinister purpose: population control of the 99 percent.
Can Peter save his hometown, his parents, and the woman he adores, plus warn the entire planet of the impending doom?
‘Never question reality. You might get the answer.’
“A story full of mystery and fantasy wrapped in twisted humor, passion and blood so unnerving that the images jump off the page and keep you on your toes.”- Steven Pelcman, Two-time Pushcart Prize nominee.
Written by 16 year old Naethan Pais, Memento meets Sherlock in SURE SHOT – a mind-bending fantasy thriller told backwards, about a killer who is forced to navigate the manipulative world of false memories to hunt down his son’s murderer.
Amadeus Barnes leads a tranquil life for such a sinner. He is blessed to spend centuries with his beloved son, discovering buried parks in a snow-ridden world and waging war against one another through wood sculpting.
Or does he?
Because Amadeus is trapped in a perpetual false memory, one he doesn’t want to realize. But all good memories fade far too fast.
Soon after he meets Mnemosyne, The Lady of Memory, he is called to save the very fabric of reality- at a bloody price. The murder of his own son. But as revenge turns into a battle against his own malicious mind, Amadeus is caught in the conflux of ethereal, immortal forces who seek to sway, manipulate and above all, control him on his cold-blooded quest, as they all provide the answer to one question-
When the Prometheus exploded, everything changed. The ship was meant to retrieve a team of colonists from Mars. Instead, it ushered in a decade of chaos and left the colonists stranded.
For all sixteen years of his life, Tom has known nothing but the red dirt of Mars and the cramped research base he calls home. That and stories of Earth, a silent blue dot in his sky. As the base’s resources dwindle and tensions between the surviving colonists run high, Tom makes a promise to himself: he’ll get to Earth or die trying.
Sophia Kasparov, daughter of the AI expert behind the Prometheus, triggers a global media frenzy when she accidentally reveals her father’s plans to launch a rescue mission to Mars. Support for the controversial mission is hard to come by, especially when it’s opposed by the ruthless anti-spaceflight eco-fundamentalist Cita Stone. As Sophia struggles to navigate the political chaos surrounding the mission, she uncovers a fifteen-year-old mystery that could change everything – the truth about the Prometheus disaster – and discovers that her father will risk everything for his plans, even her.