Tag Archives: space opera

King’s Bounty (Pack Loren Book 1)

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by Howard Night

Branded a war criminal and a traitor by his own people, Pack Loren is the outcast son of a dead world. His resources are low and his allies are few in the chaotic regions of the universe where world powers vie for control of the Known. So when the New Regime posted their bounty the Ex-soldier could not resist. Never mind that who they wanted captured was no one else but the last king of the worlds.

https://www.amazon.com/Kings-Bounty-Pack-Loren-Book-ebook/dp/B019M0M7T0

#MostlyHuman #SpaceOpera Trilogy

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Honey Cantrell was a simple comic book geek before the Celestials came to Earth. Her quiet life gets rocked by an unwanted career change, an alien mating ritual, unfriendly competition and radical DNA splicing! Can she survive the changes forced on her in Mostly Human?
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B071SFXX63

#99cents

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I have a sampler book out! Snippets & Sneak Peaks. Yes. Peaks not peeks, because I’ve included samples that bring you to the ‘peak’ of a climax and then leaves you wanting more. This booklet is a collection of chapters from my completed books and a taste of a couple of WiPs I’m currently working on! Only about 60 pages as it is just a sample! Give my imagination a try, you won’t regret it! Just $.99!
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B074CJQ6R1

Welcome to Boss Lady’s Planet The Planetronix series one: Nothing but space and opportunity

 

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by Jeff Carroll

Okay, see what had happened was, the human planetary system of earth ended a long grueling war with a fish-like alien race. A war with human casualties so high that if HyperCorp hadn’t developed military robots, they would have lost. However, afterward, they had a surplus of human war vets and millions of army robots. This was not a good combination; the planetary system was a hot mess. Although gambling and prostitution were confined to one planet, Verde, crime on each planet was rampant. Interplanetary smugglers were the worst. The problem was the same as it had been through time. War veterans needed work, legal work, but only the illegal sector was hiring.

https://www.amazon.com/Welcome-Boss-Ladys-Planet-Planetronix-ebook/dp/B01N11FNA1

#99cent Sampler – An amuse bouche of imagination!

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I have a sampler book out! Snippets & Sneak Peaks. Yes. Peaks not peeks, because I’ve included samples that bring you to the ‘peak’ of a climax and then leaves you wanting more. This booklet is a collection of chapters from my completed books and a taste of a couple of WiPs I’m currently working on! Only about 60 pages as it is just a sample! Give my imagination a try, you won’t regret it! Just $.99!
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B074CJQ6R1

Orbs of Trenihgea : Science Fantasy Romance (Rites of Heirdron Book 2)

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by Newland Moon and Aaron-Michael Hall

They poisoned his planet, massacred his people, and violated his mother.
Then, they came for him.

After an interplanetary betrayal decimated his world, Zrahnz struggled to protect his people and reclaim his legitimacy as their ruler.

Now, he has received the Rites of Heirdron and vows to defend the Triax planets torn asunder by a corrupt galactic council, and the “shadow whisperers” who’ve manipulated them all.

With the aid of First Commander Lezayen and his QuNytwanian fleet, Zrahnz must unite the factions that deceived them in the past. The ensuing battle is for more than the survival of Triaxeyn, it’s for the liberation of the galaxy.

https://www.amazon.com/Orbs-Trenihgea-Science-Fantasy-Heirdron-ebook/dp/B074CQMG7H

Mostly Human (Book One of The Mostly Human Trilogy)

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by Antoinette Houston

Honey Cantrell was a simple comic book geek before the Celestials came to Earth. Her quiet life gets rocked by an unwanted career change, an alien mating ritual, unfriendly competition and radical DNA splicing! Can she survive the changes forced on her in Mostly Human?

https://www.amazon.com/Mostly-Human-Antoinette-Houston-ebook/dp/B00WVUXQ6C

Mostly Human (Book One of The Mostly Human Trilogy)

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by Antoinette Houston

Honey Cantrell was a simple comic book geek before the Celestials came to Earth. Her quiet life gets rocked by an unwanted career change, an alien mating ritual, unfriendly competition and radical DNA splicing! Can she survive the changes forced on her in Mostly Human?

https://www.amazon.com/Mostly-Human-Antoinette-Houston-ebook/dp/B00WVUXQ6C

My first Book Convention! #AntoinetteJHouston

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My first Book Convention!

It was an experience that I will not forget any time soon! (Especially since I’ve singned up to do two more!)

If I said I did great, I would be lying, but I learned a lot and met a lot of great people. I learned that I could talk to people first! I’m not usually one for speaking first. A hello or nod is usually what you’ll get from me and talking myself up or my books, that’s freaking hard for me to do. But I did it!

I had help! My bestest buds in the universe! Kellee and Tagan, they were fantastic in keeping my confidence up.

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I was giddy when the first blogger came by to do a brief interview and then the photgrapher, that’s when I realized that even if I didn’t get many sales I was getting my face and name out there aswell as my books! I did a couple more of those and could only think about how neat it was! Kellee was great support and having her there was a blessing. Because of her, I’m sure I’ll be getting a lot more hits on my web site and a few more sales on Amazon.

Now, originally I had been worried as I write Science fiction and fantasy and 95% of the authors there were what I heard them call ‘Street Lit’ or (Seriously, I heard our table neighbors say ‘Hood Books’. I was the sole odd genre in my section.

But I wasn’t alone!

I was determined to learn how the other authors navigated their way through this thing and got up from my seat and ramed about. I got some ideas for the next convention and learned some leassons as well. But, thanks to Tagan being the talker she is, she found other authors who were sci-fi and fantasy. I met Yvonne Nicolas {https://www.amazon.com/Yvonne-Nicolas/e/B003RAVPY0 } and Keith Kareem Williams { https://www.amazon.com/Keith-Kareem-Williams/e/B0063K6JJC }. They gave me great advice and kudos for braving the convention for the first time. As i left them I continued to look around as see what I wanted to take from the experience and what I wanted to leave behind (very loud music that made it hard to hear, they were going for the ‘party’ feel – I’m not a party-person). There was a lot of different approaches to putting their books out there to be seen. A Lot.

Finally, as I reached the rear of the salon, I came across what one of the authors called ‘Sci-fi row’. A total of five (5) other Authors that were far from the common genre of this book-lover’s get – together.  Aaron-Michael Hall (c), C. Michael Forsyth (left), Milton J. Davis (Far right), Balogun Ojetade (right) and Jeff Carroll (far left).

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I was estatic! Especially since I was already (Facebook) aquainted with Aaron and I was familiar with books of Jeff, Micheal, Balogun and Milton via Facebook, Twitter and other media. That made my day! I actually greeted each one and was walked back to my own table by Mr. Milton, himself. We talked about our genre and how even if it didn’t suceed at this book convention, it was a the end.

I didn’t come this far to quit.

So as the end of the event loomed closer I decided to see if they would be up for a book trade. I’m pleased to say I have quite a few books to read now. Beautiful cover and stories I’m interested in reading.

Now, the convention wasn’t a complete failure for me, it was something I needed to experience and I did learn much. I had fun even if I only sold a few items, I will more than likely do it again next year.

Thanks so much 556 Bookchicks for the opprotuninity, Tagan and Kellee for coming with me and Mason and Edie for coming out to support me!