The Doomsday Chronicles features stories by Hugo, Nebula and World Fantasy award-winning and bestselling authors Ken Liu (the Dandelion Dynasty series), Seanan McGuire (the InCryptid series), plus thirteen more of today’s top authors in speculative and science fiction.
Working from Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dr. Maeve Leander has been in charge of Alvie, the first subject from the A.L.I.V.E. Project, for the last three years. But she’s been part of the project much longer–ever since she was a child and her mother ran the project.
The power of the Gods has been shattered. Chaos looms over the Three Nations. Archon is coming.
The brutal murder of a woman in her home is witnessed by a young boy from his bedroom window. The killers see the witness too late and hatch a plan to silence the boy, believing he can reveal their identities.
It is the last eleven hours of civilization as we know it, and Matt Dunston is pissed off. Lia Bellamy was assassinated five minutes ago. She was a war hero programmer on a post-apocalyptic Earth full of cyberpunks and battle-worn climate survivors.
His name is an alias. His pretense is a disguise. His very existence on Taloo Station is no accident.
In this epic conclusion to the Magemother trilogy, Brinley ventures into the upside-down world of Inveress with a traitor at her side.
Everything will be fine if Titus can learn to suppress his near-constant pain and mounting anger. But something threatens his resolve, something he knows he can’t have but now desperately wants…a girl named Hannah.
Jocelyn Martinez was not a warrior, she was a teacher. Yet when her country needed her, she agreed to be transformed into a living war machine. She agreed to become a Finger of God.
Stu Remington is a successful novelist, but faced with a deadline for the final book in his best-selling trilogy, he finds himself stuck. Then he happens across and old typewriter that changes everything.
Kate Daniels wants it all—a big, crazy life, lots of kids, and an adoring husband. Someday. For now, she’ll be happy just to survive her first semester of college.
James is born into a life of strife and discord. His father is violent, his mother helpless—until a man named Alistair kills his father, saving him. Years later, Alistair reappears, causing paranoia and chaos.
The world’s most evil demon has a conscience. He tried to bury it, and he’s revered by legions of wicked followers, but he’s about to set out to do the impossible… to become good.
Her home world lies in chaos and despair. Fear and terror have spread across the island. The only way for eighteen-year-old Kasey Byrne to save her world is to enter another, one that is as dangerous as it is beautiful.
What if Christopher Columbus hadn’t been able to present the New World’s riches to his Spanish benefactors, and had instead been recruited by a mysterious cult with an outlandish goal?
Within the bowels of Gravity City, heroes are scarce and hope is lost. Johnny Rangers fights to keep justice alive as the criminal underworld rises to achieve ultimate power.
God spoke and the world was created. But the Bible only revealed a part of what occurred. For in order to Create, one must first Destroy …
Seven years after the invasion, over a hundred million Americans have been displaced by the war, with millions more dead.
Sing, O Muse, of the gods Tanit and Baal,
who descended from heaven
and raised their adopted children from chaos
into the eternal peace of Carthage.
Now a second lieutenant with the U.S. Army’s Third Infantry Division, Anthony Ardley is deployed to Southern Italy, where he must try to lead and gain his troop’s trust.
In a world without power, Jason must fight for survival as he heads to the wilds of the Appalachian Mountains.