Book List:67 titles
  • The theft of a painting takes crime-writer sleuth Donald Langham to a country house full of seething tensions, resentment and dark secrets. November, 1956. Lord Elsmere, an old friend of Donald Langham’s literary agent, Charles Elder, is in a pickl...


  • Hal Halliday runs a missing persons business in mid 21st century New York. It is a city that is drowning in refugees after terrorist outrages have left much of America a radioactive wasteland. People colour their grim lives with endless hours spent i...


  • A country house weekend in rural Cornwall ends in murder and mayhem for crime-writer sleuth Donald Langham and his wife Maria. “It’s time to let bygones be bygones. Water under the bridge, right? What happened … happened a long time ago.” ...


  • The year is 1907, the setting is Baker Street, London. When the Martian Ambassador arrives at Holmes’ door seeking the Great Detective’s help in solving a grizzly murder, how can he refuse?  The case will involve a trip to the Red Planet, where ...


  • On what should have been a routine mission to the star system of 61 Cygni A, Delia Kemp finds herself shunted thousands of light years into uncharted space. The only survivor of a catastrophic starship blow-out, Delia manages to land her life-raft on...


  • A devastating starship crash. An alien world. An incredible adventure. After surviving a catastrophic starship blow-out, Delia Kemp finds herself stranded on the inhospitable, ice-bound world of Valinda, populated by the Skelt, a race of hostile a...


  • 1950s Private Investigator Donald Langham discovers that truth is stranger than fiction when he investigates a murder on an American movie set. 1956. Having just started work as a professional private investigator, Donald Langham’s first client...


  • “Hi, I’m Trish. This is my diary. It was the most important week of my life. I didn’t like myself before that week. I was a bitch, a real bitch. Then I met someone, and things began to get a lot better. And then things got a lot worse...” Cra...


  • Mouse and Millie’s homework is all about dinosaurs. So when the alien Umba-Wumba comes to visit in his space-time ship, the three friends decide to go back in time – to see the dinosaurs close up! But the dinosaurs get too close…Can they escape...






  • “One match,” he said. “One match is all it’d take.” Danny has moved to a new town and things are not going well. No-one has taken an interest in him – he’s bored and lonely and bullied by the cruel and violent Ross Davis. But then Dann...


  • A dead body. Blood on the knife. Nicky’s fingerprints are everywhere. But is he guilty – did Nicky kill Kev Carson? You can be the Judge… Guilty is the story of a terrible crime and what happened next. Written, edited and designed for teen read...


  • Mouse and Millie are back! This time, their homework is to write a story about knights. Luckily they have Umba-Wumba’s space-time ship and can go back in time to see for themselves. They meet a real knight, but he has a problem. He has to kill a mo...


  • Dan’s got everything – and everything to lose.Dan Radford has it all. He’s a professional footballer with a big house, fast cars, cash – and a drink problem.But when the star striker finds a burglar in his house, he’s dragged into a nightma...


  • On what should have been a routine mission to the star system of 61 Cygni A, Delia Kemp finds herself shunted thousands of light years into uncharted space. The only survivor of a catastrophic starship blow-out, Delia manages to land her life-raft on...


  • Crime writer sleuth Donald Langham is invited to a remote Scottish castle to solve an intriguing mystery. It’s the bitterly cold December of 1955, and Donald Langham has been asked by his friend, private detective Ralph Ryland, to assist him on ...


  • In myth Tartarus was the lowest region of hell. In reality it is a world about to die.I'd heard many a tale about Tartarus Major, how certain continents were technological backwaters five hundred years...


  • Jani and her stalwart companions Lieutenant Alfie Littlebody and Anand Doshi find themselves chased from India, via Greece, to London by the British authorities, Russian spies and a Hindu priest -- who all want what Jani carries, the ventha-di: the k...


  • Crime writer sleuth Donald Langham is faced with the classic locked-room conundrum in this engaging historical mystery July, 1955. Donald Langham has interrupted his romantic break in rural Suffolk with the delectable Maria Dupre to assist a fello...


  • Jani and the Greater Game is the first book in a rip-roaring, spice-laden, steampunk action adventure series set in India and featuring a heroine who subverts all the norms... It’s 1910 and the British rule the subcontinent with an iron fist "...


  • Rites of Passage gathers four long stories, one of which is original to the collection. “Bartholomew Burns and the Brain Invaders” features a Victorian London facing the threat of alien invasion and the mysterious ‘Guardian’ who saves the day...


  • Under cover of illegal immigration and drug smuggling, war has come to America. In a 24- hour period, the upstart El Grupo Cartel simultaneously executes a U.S. Congressman and 52 local, state, and federal officials. The American public wants blood....


  • Satan’s Reach is the second volume in the Weird Space series, a fast-paced action-adventure that pits humanity against the unimaginable Terror from Beyond. A thrilling Space Opera series created by master SF author Eric Brown. Telepath Den Harpe...


  • When Salvageman Ed saves Ella Rodriguez from spider-drones on the pleasure planet of Sinclair’s Landfall, he has no idea what he’s letting himself in for. Ella is not at all what she seems, as he’s soon about to find out. What follows, as the s...


  • London, 1955. When crime writer Donald Langham’s literary agent asks for his help in sorting out ‘a delicate matter’, little does Langham realize what he’s getting himself into. For a nasty case of blackmail leads inexorably to murder as Lon...


  • Brothers Frederick and Michael Williams lost their parents in a tragic shooting and grow far apart as they age, each living a life leading to a different end. Michael becomes a bishop, while Frederick follows his dream to create his father's mansion....


  • The Serene are an alien race. The Earth in 2025 is an ailing world, and the Serene an end to poverty and violence - but not everyone supports the seemingly benign invasion. There are forces out there who wish to return to the bad old days, and will s...



  • He made a sound of pleasure as the hot water needled his tired skin. Yet he heard nothing. The silence was more absolute than any he had experienced before. After more than fifty shifts, a lifetime among the stars, this was his first rehabilitati...


  • The Helix: a vast spiral of ten thousand worlds turning around its sun. Aeons ago, the enigmatic Builders constructed the Helix as a refuge for alien races on the verge of extinction. Two hundred years ago, humankind came to the Helix aboard a gre...






  • Brown continues his series about a family of werewolves fighting evil through time. Skyfall sees the Lycans fighting off an alien invasion, while introducing some new characters with lethal abilities. Also includes two new short stories by Brown feat...


  • Best-selling author Eric Brown has created a brand new shared world for Abaddon Books: Weird Space. This thrilling space-opera series will begin with the release of The Devil's Nebula. Brown will introduce readers to the human smugglers, veterans and...


  • Victor Trevor, an old friend of Holmes's calls him to Trincomalee, Ceylon, to investigate the vanishing of the Atkinson brothers, whose disappearance was as sudden as it was mysterious. For sixth months the people of Trincomalee have remained baffled...


  • The Angels of Life and Death collects eleven science fiction stories from two times winner of the BSFA short story award, including one never before published. From cyberpunk visions of post-human futures to traditional tales of alien encounter and t...


  • Over the course of a career spanning twenty five years, Eric Brown has written just a handful of horror and ghost stories - and all of them are collected here. They range from the gentle, psychological chiller "The House" to the more overtly fantasti...


  • Refreshing humor and remarkable wisdom characterize this delightful coming-of-age folktale set in Oak Park, Virginia. Lively Miss Sue Lucky is one of the town's most outspoken residents and her witty observations on everything from courtship, marriag...


  • When a young tug pilot's career is ruined by a collision in Earth orbit he has no choice but to accept a commission to fly an eccentric ship builder to a planet far from the trade routes. When they discover alien ruins on the planet and the hulk o...


  • Cassandra Quebec: an artist who had shown the world her soul. At the height of her career she was the world's most celebrated artist, but then she announced her betrothal to minor laser-sculptor Nathaniel Maltravers. A year later she was dead. And...


  • A small band of survivors is on the run during the zombie apocalypse. Led by a mysterious man with an arsenal of deadly military weapons, they must work together to stay alive. In a desperate attempt to locate other survivors, they find sanctuary in ...



  • Emerging from flux after three months of mind-pushing a starship through the nada-continuum, Thorn realised he could not hear. He was on his second drink, an hour later, when a sound startled him. But it was the wrong sound. Classic short scienc...


  • 'I survive. I live from day to day - a Meridian day which humanity has created from one eternal stretch of daylight.' Meridian, twenty light years from Earth and with just a tiny scattering of inhabitable islands, seems the perfect place...


  • Powerful and Epic SF with rich characterisation. One to watch for in upcoming genre award lists. The discovery of a strange artefact lauches a story that spans two different eras and leads to unbelievable changes in the lives of its characters. 19...


  • Mid-list writer Daniel Ellis becomes obsessed with the life and work of novelist Vaughan Edwards, who disappeared in mysterious circumstances in 1996. Edwards' novels, freighted with foreboding tragedy and a lyrical sense of loss, echo something...


  • For ten years, Paul has scrabbled for survival among the sand-shrouded ruins of the once-great city of Paris. The seas have dried up, deserts cover much of the Earth's surface, and humanity has been all but annihilated, as much by the drought as by t...


  • Features five diverse tales of the living dead from zombie fiction master Eric S. Brown! SEASON OF ROT: Safe from the walking dead that rule the streets, a band of survivors holes up in a hospital. When their supplies run low, they must either migrat...


  • Having been sent to Canopus VII to find out what happened had to a lost crew, Necropath Jeff Vaughan finds himself drawn into a deepening mystery not only as to the fate of the crew but also the intentions of his benefactor....




  • in We Think Therefore We Are

    STEPHEN BAXTER * BRIAN STABLEFORD * ERIC BROWN JAMES LOVEGROVE * ADAM ROBERTS * TONY BALLANTYNE STEVEN UTLEY * MADLY YOUMANS * ROBERT REED PAUL DI FILIPPO * PATRICK O'LEARY * GARRY KILWORTH KEITH BROOKE * IAN WATSON * CHRIS ROBERSON Scientists...






  • 1.  This is classic SF from the author of HELIX.2.  Will appeal to mystery fans, as well as a core science fiction readership.3.  Will appeal to fans of Richard Morgan and Alastair Reynolds.4.  This novel has generated interest from movie product...



  • Mouse and Millie are kidnapped by aliens, and find themselves on the menu! Can they escape? This is fresh, funny sci-fi, with a message about friendship. Barrington Stoke specialises in books for reluctant, struggling and dyslexic readers....


  • Al and Jenny set off on a camping trip and suddenly find themselves transported 50 years into the future - a dreadful future where a National Front-like party have taken over and there are no ethnic minorities left in Britain. Can they do anything to...


  • Joey's life gets exciting when Emma persuades him to go joyriding. But the thrill becomes an obsession. A powerful and gripping tragedy. Barrington Stoke specialise in books for reluctant, struggling and dyslexic readers....


  • Five hundred years from its launch, the colony vessel Lovelock is deep into its sub-lightspeed journey, carrying four thousand humans in search of a habitable planet.When a series of explosions tear the ship apart, it, it is forced to land on the nea...


  • This unique collection of science fiction stories focuses on the human emotions that have no place in a world made unrecognizable by science and technology. Three stories that deal with the Kethani aliens—a group that has come to present-day Earth o...


  • Al and Amy set off on a camping trip and suddenly find themselves transported 50 years into the future - a dreadful future where a National Front-like party have taken over and there are no ethnic minorities left in Britain. Can they do anything to p...


  • -Mission to locate Earth-temperate planet for colonisation: failed ... -1000 years out from Earth base, damage to colony sleeper hangars 1, 3 and 4 sustained ... all lives lost ... hangars 2 and 5 still operational ... -Mission parameters adjusted: A...


  • In a futuristic variation upon the modern detective story, we follow Hal as he returns from retirement, seeking the answer to the mysterious disappearance of his ex-girlfriend, last seen with a child prodigy and an unknown older man. We accompany him...


  • Jeff Vaughan, a world-weary telepath employed by the spaceport on Bengal Station, discovers a sinister cult that worships a mysterious alien god. The Church of the Adoration of the Chosen One uses drugs to commune with the ultimate - and murder to si...


  • What scares you? Whatever your reason for needing to be scared, I'm happy to report that this book should do the job for you. Gail Davis, Eric S. Brown, and John Grover have all entertained with their stories in the Swamp, and many other publications...



  • Journeys into a universe where mankind has found the stars but still must face his own mortality. In this universe, bodies are augmented or altered, zebra-men talk to unicorn-women and the laws of physics are overturned in the cobalt glory of the nad...


  • The Enginemen once pushed the Bigships through the Nada Continuum, using the power of their minds to propel the ships at faster-than-light speeds. Now the Kielor Vincicoff gates, which twist space and bring distant planets closer, have made both the ...


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    New York in 2040 is a city of the lost. A good place to work in Missing Persons. But business is not quite good enough for Hal Halliday to forget his sister, burned alive when only child all those years ago. And now VR offers the chance of bringing h...


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