Tachyon Care Package – The Novellas
by Multiple Authors
Available Format(s): trade paperback/trade hardcover
2013 Hugo Award winner
Shai is a Forger who can flawlessly copy and re-create any item with skillful magic. After failing to steal the emperor’s scepter, she is given one opportunity to save her life. Is it possible to create a forgery of a soul so convincing that it improves upon the soul itself?
From the bestselling author of the Mistborn series comes an unforgettable tale of magic, intrigue, and ingenuity.
“A must have for Kitty Norville fans, but also an excellent standalone for readers new to Vaughn’s worlds.” —Kelley Armstrong
From the author of the beloved Kitty Norville werewolf talk-show host series, comes the vampire origin story of Kitty’s famed ally, Rick—and his sudden turn to darkness in the seventeenth century.
More than 500 years before his friendship with Kitty, noble Ricardo de Avila’s life met a fate-changing twist, and his morally-complex, blood-soaked existence as an immortal began.
2018 Theaker’s Quarterly Award
2016 Sidewise Award for Alternative History nominee
Who are these bold rebels pillaging their European neighbors in the name of revolution? The Futurists!
Utopian pirate-warriors, mortal enemies of communists, capitalists, and even fascists (to whom they are not entirely unsympathetic).
2010 Sturgeon Award winner
Nebula and Hugo Award nominee
It is the early summer of 1945, and war reigns in the Pacific Rim with no end in sight. Back in the States, Hollywood B-movie star Syms Thorley lives in a very different world, starring as the Frankenstein-like Corpuscula and Kha-Ton-Ra, the living mummy. But the U.S. Navy has a new role waiting for Thorley, the role of a lifetime that he could never have imagined.
In the dual traditions of Godzilla as a playful monster and a symbol of the nuclear era, Shambling Towards Hiroshima juxtaposes World War II with the halcyon pleasure of monster movies together in this moving and entertaining satire.
2007 Nebula Award winner
2007 Hugo Award nominee
The tiny planet Morobe’s Pea has been sold and renamed Walden. The new owner has some interesting ideas; Walden is destined to become a simple paradise covered in lush new forests. But even believers find temptations; non-believers are willing to defend their ideals with fire. Walden’s only hope might just lie a very unlikely alien intervention.