We want to give voice to writers of weird books, books that don’t belong, books too clever for their own good, books that don’t fit on an industry-prescribed shelf. Formulaic genre fiction naturally finds its way to consumers who vote with their wallet. Sophisticated literary fiction reaches its reader through establishment literary magazines and award committees that often follow ideological fashions of the time.
We are here for the stories overlooked both by the omnivorous salesforce and the finicky elite: complex, imaginative, unpredictable stories told in a complex, imaginative, unpredictable way. Simply put, we are here for smart speculative fiction.
- Fantasy & Science Fiction
- Slipstream & Weird
- Horror, Paranormal & Supernatural
- Alternate History
- Reimagined Folklore & Myth
- Magical Realism
Ananke (Greek: Ἀνάγκη) is a primordial deity in Greek mythology, the personification of necessity and fate. Ananke and her consort Chronos (representation of Time) created the universe by intertwining as a serpent around the primal egg of matter; their joint force split the primal egg into the elements of earth, heaven, and sea. Ananke rules over fate, and her attribute is a spindle of eternal yarn that she bequeaths to her daughters, the Fates. As the mother of the Fates, she is the only deity fully in control of destiny.
A conversation with E.V. Svetova, the author of The Green Hills trilogy
Print In The Snow is a fairytale that enchants children and adults alike. What is its intended audience in your own mind?
Being a devoted J.R.R. Tolkien fan, I instinctively look to his books for inspiration and guidance. The Hobbit was intended as a children’s story, but the world and the characters developed and took on the life of their own. What grew out of the fairy tale was The Lord Of The Rings trilogy, and it’s definitely more than a bedtime story for little kids. When I started writing Print In The Snow, it was a humorous, light-hearted, almost parody-like story drawing on many of my childhood interests. As I grew, the story grew as well, and more serious elements emerged. I hope that as it stands now, Print In The Snow has something for both young and grown-up readers, just like The Hobbit had for me as a kid as still has today.
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Is it really easier to blame yourself for a good deed than to accept that you care about your brother? Is it easier to consider yourself a monster than to allow yourself to feel love?
An elegant novella that, like a piece of fine music, plays upon the classical Biblical theme of fraternal rivalry.
The Terrian Trilogy
Three Chicago teenagers fight to save the world in this original and epic sci-fi adventure.
First book of the series coming out in the Summer/Fall of 2021.
Print In The Snow
For the fans of Neil Gaiman and Roald Dahl’s storytelling: a down-to-earth teen girl must get back home from the Otherworld before the fairytale dream turns into a nightmare.
Join the unlikely heroine on an adventure of a lifetime! Lush watercolor illustrations of cool characters, weird monsters, and spooky villains.
Book I of The Green Hills trilogy
A spellbinding tale of love, loss and self-discovery set against the magical New York City.
Otherworldly and mundane collide when a young New York psychologist takes on a charismatic patient who may be delusional or may literally come from the Otherworld of her suppressed childhood nightmares.
Book II of The Green Hills trilogy