Posts Tagged ‘science fiction’

Pump Up Your Book Presents The Heatstroke Line Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Edward L. Rubin’s THE HEATSTROKE LINE virtual book tour January 3 – March 31! Inside the Book Title: THE HEATSTROKE LINE Author: Edward L. Rubin Publisher: Sunbury Press Pages: 223 Genre: Scifi/Cli-Fi (Climate Change Science Fiction) Nothing has been done to prevent climate change, and the United States has spun into decline.   Storm surges have made coastal cities uninhabitable, blistering heat waves afflict the interior and, in the South (below the Heatstroke Line), life is barely possible.  Under the stress of these events and an ensuing civil war, the nation has broken up into three smaller successor states and tens
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Dominion: Fire and Ice Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you D.A. Hewitt’s DOMINION: FIRE AND ICE virtual book tour January 3 – February 28! Inside the Book Title: DOMINION: FIRE AND ICE Author: D.A. Hewitt Publisher: Double Dragon eBooks Pages: 372 Genre: Science Fiction It’s the year 2075. Lunar mining and processing facilities have prospered near the lunar south pole, where the Moon’s largest city, Valhalla, rests on the rim of the Shackleton Crater. Dominion Off-Earth Resources has beaten the competition into space and is ready to establish its monopoly with the opening of the orbiting space resort Dominion. But Pettit Space Industries has a secret plan to emerge as
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The Bone Cave Virtual Book Tour

Pump Up Your Book Presents Sarah Remy’s THE BONE CAVE virtual book tour November 22 – December 2, 2016 Inside the Book:   Title: The Bone Cave Author: Sarah Remy Publisher: Harper Voyager Impulse Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Format: Ecopy /Paperback   Past Stonehill Downs, beyond unforgiving scrubland and perilous mountain peaks, militant tribes gather on white sand . . . With the Red Worm plague vanquished, and Malachi and Liam safely returned from Roue, Avani expects life in Wilhaiim to return to normal. But Mal has been changed by his journey across the long sea, and now walks dangerously close to the edge of madness, while the horrors of war in a
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Captain Hawkins Book Blast!

We invite you to H. Peter Alesso’s CAPTAIN HAWKINS Book Blast November 16 – December 16! Leave a comment on each of his tour stops to let him know you stopped by! Inside the Book: Title: Captain Hawkins Author: H. Peter Alesso Publisher: Independent Pages: 207 Genre: Science Fiction Jamie Hawkins was living on an obscure planet in the twenty third-century when on one fateful night—his life changed forever. His heroic effort to save the lives of innocent women and children, caught in the cross-fire of war, placed him squarely in the crosshairs of avenging soldiers. A former marine, Hawkins was stunned when his rescue effort was seen as
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Remnants of Trust Virtual Book Tour

 Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Elizabeth Bonesteel’s REMNANTS OF TRUST virtual book tour November 7 – 18! Inside the Book:   Title: Remnants of Trust Author: Elizabeth Bonesteel Release Date: November 8, 2016 Publisher: Harper Voyager Genre: Science Fiction/Military Format: Ebook In this follow-up to the acclaimed military science fiction thriller The Cold Between, a young soldier finds herself caught in the crosshairs of a deadly conspiracy in deep space. Six weeks ago, Commander Elena Shaw and Captain Greg Foster were court-martialed for their role in an event Central Gov denies ever happened. Yet instead of a dishonorable discharge or time in a military prison, Shaw and Foster
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Pump Up Your Book Presents American Gods, Ananasi Boys, Stardust and Neverwhere Virtual Book Tour!

 Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Neil Gaiman’s AMERICAN GODS, ANANSI BOYS, STARDUST and NEVERWHERE  virtual book tour November 7 – December 2! Inside the Book:   Title: American Gods Author: Neil Gaiman Release Date: August 16, 2016 Publisher: William Morrow Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Format: Ebook/Paperback/Hardcover   Newly updated and expanded with the author’s preferred text. A modern masterpiece from the multiple-award-winning master of innovative fiction, Neil Gaiman. First published in 2001, American Gods became an instant classic, lauded for its brilliant synthesis of “mystery, satire, sex, horror, and poetic prose” (Washington Post) and as a modern phantasmagoria that “distills the essence of America” (Seattle Post-Intelligencer). It is the story of
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{Science Fiction/Fantasy} Brainwalker Review Campaign Sign Up

We are taking review requests for Robyn Mundell and Stephan Lacast’s BRAINWALKER. This is a review campaign and not a blog tour. If requesting review copies, we ask that you post your review at Amazon no later than January 17, please. When you are ready to submit your review, come back and click below to take you directly to the book’s Amazon link. Review copies will be sent PDF, mobi or ePub. Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: Brainwalker Author: Robyn Mundell & Stephan Lacast Publisher: Dualmind Publishing Pages: 258 Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Fourteen year-old Bernard is full of out of the box ideas–ideas that nobody appreciates. Not his
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Altered Starscape Virtual Book Tour

     Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Ian Douglas’ ALTERED STARSCAPE virtual book tour October 17 – November 11! Inside the Book:   Title: Altered Starscape Author: Ian Douglas Release Date: October 25, 2016 Publisher: Harper Voyager Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Format: Ebook   Galaxies collide in a thrilling new series from bestselling author Ian Douglas, as the last humans in the universe face off against a new threat 2162. Thirty-eight years after first contact, Lord Commander Grayson St. Clair leads theTellus Ad Astra on an unprecedented expedition to the Galactic Core, carrying more than a million scientists, diplomats, soldiers, and AIs. Despite his reservations about their alien hosts, St.
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Brainwalker Virtual Book Tour!

     Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Robyn Mundell and Stephan Lacast’s BRAINWALKER virtual book tour October 3 to November 25! Inside the Book:   Title: Brainwalker Author: Robyn Mundell & Stephan Lacast Release Date: September 26, 2016 Publisher: DualMind Publishing Genre: Science Fiction Format: Ebook/Paperback Fourteen year-old Bernard is full of out of the box ideas—ideas that nobody appreciates. Not his ultra-rational father, not his classmates, and definitely not his teacher, who’s fed up waiting for Bernard’s overdue science project. You’d think with a hotshot quantum physicist for a dad, the assignment would be easy as “pi”, but with his relationship with his father on rocky ground,
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{Fantasy/Science Fiction for Children 5-10} Amelia, the Moochins and the Sapphire Palace Review Campaign Sign Up

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We are taking review requests for Evonne Blanchard’s fantasy/science fiction for children ages 5-10, AMELIA, THE MOOCHINS AND THE SAPPHIRE PALACE. This is a review campaign and not a tour. If requesting review copies, we ask that you post your review at Amazon no later than December 13, please. When you are ready to submit your review, come back and click below to take you directly to the book’s Amazon link. Review copies will be sent via PDF. Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: AMELIA, THE MOOCHINS AND THE SAPPHIRE PALACE Author: Evonne Blanchard Publisher: Createspace Pages: 54 Genre: Fantasy/Science Fiction for Children 5 – 10 This is book
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Decoherence Virtual Book Tour!

     Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Liana Brooks’ DECOHERENCE virtual book tour September 12 – 16! Inside the Book:   Title: Decoherence Author: Liana Brooks Release Date: September 13, 2016 Publisher: Harper Voyager Genre: Science Fiction Format: Ebook Readers of Blake Crouch’s DARK MATTER and Wesely Chu’s TIME SALVAGER will love Liana Brooks’ DECOHERENCE–the thrilling, time-bending conclusion to the Time & Shadow series! Samantha Rose and Linsey MacKenzie have established an idyllic life of married bliss in Australia, away from the Commonwealth Bureau of Investigation, away from mysterious corpses, and—most of all—away from Dr. Emir’s multiverse machine. But Sam is a detective at heart, and even on
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Pump Up Your Book Presents No Good Deed Virtual Book Tour!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Auston Habershaw’s NO GOOD DEED virtual book tour June 20 – July 1!   INSIDE THE BOOK Title: No Good Deed Author: Auston Habershaw Publisher: Harper Voyage Impulse Pages: 303 Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Format: Ecopy/Paperback Cursed with a magic ring that forbids skullduggery, Tyvian Reldamar’s life of crime is sadly behind him. Now reduced to fencing moldy relics and wheedling favors from petty nobility, he’s pretty sure his life can’t get any worse. That is until he hears that his old nemesis, Myreon Alafarr, has been framed for a crime she didn’t commit and turned to stone in a penitentiary garden. Somebody
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{Science Fiction} The Mars Run Review Campaign Sign Up

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We are taking review requests for Chris Gerrib’s, THE MARS RUN. This is an review campaign and not a tour. If requesting review copies, we ask that you post your review at Amazon no later than September 8. When you are ready to submit your review, come back and click below to take you directly to the book’s Amazon link. Review copies will be sent via paperbacks (U.S. only),  PDF, Mobi or ePub files. Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: THE MARS RUN Author: Chris Gerrib Publisher: Cincinnatus Press Pages: 234 Genre: Science Fiction When eighteen-year-old Janet Pilgrim’s boyfriend was killed in a training accident at the space academy,
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{Science Fiction} The Pirates Cycle Book Blast Sign Up

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We invite you to join Chis Gerrib’s THE PIRATES CYCLE Series Book Blast July 5 – 29. Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: THE PIRATES CYCLE (3 Book Series) Author: Chris Gerrib Publisher: Cincinnatus Press Genre: Science Fiction When eighteen-year-old Janet Pilgrim’s boyfriend was killed in a training accident at the space academy, she thought she was going to be thrown out. Instead, she soon found herself shipping out as a junior astronaut on the forty-year old spacecraft Windy City bound for Mars. But freighters and passenger ships aren’t the only craft plying the spaceways. When the Windy City is attacked by pirates on the way to Mars, Janet
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{Science Fiction} Tearing Down the Statues Review Campaign Sign Up

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We are taking review requests for Brian Bennuditi’s scifi novel, TEARING DOWN THE STATUES. This is an review campaign and not a tour. If requesting review copies, we ask that you post your review at Amazon no later than August 19. When you are ready to submit your review, come back and click below to take you directly to the book’s Amazon link. Review copies will be sent in PDF/Mobi/ePub format. Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: TEARING DOWN THE STATUES Author: Brian Bennudriti Publisher: Grailrunner Publishing Pages: 345 Genre: Science Fiction “A brainy, exciting and well-written look at a world where religion and war are inseparable, and equally
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Floor 21 Virtual Book Publicity Tour

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Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Jason Luther’s FLOOR 21 virtual book tour June 6 – August 31! Inside the Book Title: Floor 21 Author: Jason Luthor Publisher: Scout Press Pages: 355 Genre: Sci-fi/Dystopian The last of humanity is trapped at the top of an isolated apartment tower with no memory of how they got there or why. All travel beneath Floor 21 is forbidden, and nobody can ever recall seeing the ground floor. Beneath Floor 21, a sickness known as the Creep infests that halls of the Tower. A biological mass that grows stronger in reaction to people’s fear and anger, the Creep prey’s on
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{Scifi/Dystopian} Floor 21 Blog Tour Sign Up

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Jason Luthor will be touring June 6 – August 31 with his scifi/dystopian, FLOOR 21. We are looking for reviews (PDF only), interviews, guest posts and book spotlights/promo (HTML included) Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: Floor 21 Author: Jason Luthor Publisher: Scout Press Pages: 355 Genre: Sci-fi/Dystopian The last of humanity is trapped at the top of an isolated apartment tower with no memory of how they got there or why. All travel beneath Floor 21 is forbidden, and nobody can ever recall seeing the ground floor. Beneath Floor 21, a sickness known as the Creep infests that halls of the Tower. A biological mass that grows stronger
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The World Weavers Virtual Book Tour!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Kelley Grant’s THE WORLD WEAVERS virtual book tour April 19 – May 13!   Inside the Book: Title: The World Weavers Author: Kelley Grant Release Date: April 19, 2016 Publisher: Harper Voyager Genre: Sci-Fi/Fantasy Format: Ebook/Paperback     It has been a year since Sulis Hasifel fled to the desert, narrowly escaping death at the hands of a vengeful god. The time of the final battle, the final confrontation with the deities of her world, is nearing. Lured by the call of their long-trapped powers, the deities will descend upon the Obsidian Temple, where the Chosen await. But the war between gods
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The Hidden Reality Virtual Book Publicity Tour – Win $50 Amazon Gift Card!

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Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Stephen Martino’s THE HIDDEN REALITY virtual book tour April 4 – June 30! Inside the Book Title: The Hidden Reality Author: Stephen Martino Publisher: Light Messages Pages: 318 Genre: Science Fiction/Political Thriller In the year 2084, the brilliant inventor, Alex Pella, finds himself at a precarious crossroad between the pursuit of justice and preservation of his own sanity. While attempting to undermine an international New World Order government created by the financial juggernaut known as The New Reality, he must also face the hidden truths about his own genetic heritage that are slowly destroying him. After receiving an ambiguous message
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{Science Fiction/Political Thriller} The Hidden Reality Blog Tour Sign Up

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Stephen Martino will be touring April 4 – June 30 with his science fiction/political thriller, THE HIDDEN REALITY. We are looking for reviews (paperback U.S./PDFs), interviews, guest posts and book spotlights/promo. Thank you! Inside the Book: Title: The Hidden Reality Author: Stephen Martino Publisher: Light Messages Pages: 318 Genre: Science Fiction/Political Thriller In the year 2084, the brilliant inventor, Alex Pella, finds himself at a precarious crossroad between the pursuit of justice and preservation of his own sanity. While attempting to undermine an international New World Order government created by the financial juggernaut known as The New Reality, he must also face the hidden truths about his own genetic
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Dark Transmissions Virtual Book Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Davila LeBlanc’s DARK TRANSMISSIONS virtual book tour March 7 – 31!   Inside the Book: Title: Dark Transmissions Author: Davila LeBlanc Release Date: March 1, 2016 Publisher: Harper Voyager Impulse Genre: Sci-fi/Space Opera Format: Ebook/Paperback It is the late 23rd century. For engineers Jessie Madison and her husband David, a routine maintenance contract on board the orbital mining station Moria 3 has become a nightmare. Upon awakening from cryo-stasis, they learn a horrifying truth: while they were asleep, machines rose up against humanity…and won. Marooned and at the mercy of the station’s malicious artificial intelligence, OMEX, David and Jessie rig an emergency transmission
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The Book of Forbidden Wisdom Virtual Book Tour!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Gillian Murray Kendall’s THE BOOK OF FORBIDDEN WISDOM virtual book tour March 7 – 31!   Inside the Book: Title: The Book of Forbidden Wisdom Author: Gillian Murray Kendall Release Date: March 8, 2016 Publisher: Harper Voyager Impulse Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Format: Ebook/Paperback In a world of blood and betrayal, love is the only redemption… But that knowledge can only be reached by means of magic and a journey, by way of a confrontation with feelings that are hard to understand—or bear. On Angel’s sixteenth birthday, her younger sister, Silky, wakes her to prepare her for a marriage to Leth, a man
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Blood of Innocents Virtual Book Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Mitchell Hogan’s BLOOD OF INNOCENTS virtual book tour January 25 – February 12! Inside the Book: Title: Blood of Innocents Author: Mitchell Hogan Publisher: Harper Voyager Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Format: Ecopy/Paperback/Audible A novice sorcerer may hold the key to saving his world—or be the instrument of its destruction—in this second book in The Sorcery Ascendant Sequence, a mesmerizing saga of high fantasy that combines magic, malevolence, and mystery. Anasoma, jewel of the Mahruse Empire, has fallen. As orphaned, monk-raised Caldan and his companions flee the city, leaving behind their hopes for a new beginning, horrors from the time of the Shattering begin to
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Tearing Down the Statues Virtual Book Publicity Tour

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Brian Bennudriti’s TEARING DOWN THE STATUES virtual book tour February 1-26! Inside the Book Title: TEARING DOWN THE STATUES Author: Brian Bennudriti Pages: 344 Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Grailrunner Publishing Misling is a Recorder, having perfect memory and expected to help build a seamless record of history. That’s what the Salt Mystic taught us two thousand years ago when she came stumbling from the flats with her visions. Unfortunately he’s probably the worst Recorder ever. So when he meets a joker with an incredible secret, the two of them are soon on the run from swarming lunatics and towering assault
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Funeral Games Virtual Book Tour!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Jay Allan’s FUNERAL GAMES virtual book tour January 19 – February 5! Inside the Book:   Title: Funeral Games Author: Jay Allan Publisher: Harper Voyager Impulse Pages: 464 Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Format: Ecopy/Paperback The battle for the unification and rule of the Far Stars Confederation will be decided in this exhilarating third and final book in the swashbuckling space saga begun with Shadow of Empire and Enemy in the Dark. The Far Stars stands on the edge of a precipice. The forces of Governor Vos have surged forth, conquering worlds and imposing the emperor’s brutal rule over millions. Only one thing stands in
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Pump Up Your Book Presents The Rogue Retrieval Virtual Book Tour – Win a $25 Gift Card!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Dan Koboldt’s THE ROGUE RETRIEVAL virtual book tour January 18 – February 5! Inside the Book:   Title: The Rogue Retrieval Author: Dan Koboldt Publisher: Harper Voyager Impulse Pages: 384 Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Format: Ecopy/Paperback Sleight of hand… in another land. Stage magician Quinn Bradley has one dream: to headline his own show on the Vegas Strip. And with talent scouts in the audience wowed by his latest performance, he knows he’s about to make the big-time. What he doesn’t expect is an offer to go on a quest to a place where magic is all too real. That’s how he finds himself
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{Science Fiction} Tearing Down the Statues Blog Tour Sign Up

Brian Bennudriti will be touring February 1 – 26 with his science fiction, TEARING DOWN THE STATUES! We are looking for: Reviews (Paperback (U.S. only please & PDF) Interviews Guest Posts Book Spotlights Inside the Book: Title: Tearing Down the Statues Author: Brian Bennudriti Publisher: Grailrunner Publishing Pages: 344 Genre: Science Fiction Misling is a Recorder, having perfect memory and expected to help build a seamless record of history. That’s what the Salt Mystic taught us two thousand years ago when she came stumbling from the flats with her visions. Unfortunately he’s probably the worst Recorder ever. So when he meets a joker with an incredible secret, the two
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Pump Up Your Book Presents Daughter of Blood Virtual Book Tour!

Pump Up Your Book is pleased to bring you Helen Lowe’s DAUGHTER OF BLOOD virtual book tour January 18 – February 12! Inside the Book:   Title: Daughter of Blood Author: Helen Lowe Publisher: Harper Voyager Pages: 768 Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy Format: Ecopy/Paperback A Gemmell Award-Winning Series Malian of Night and Kalan, her trusted ally, are returning to the Wall of Night—but already it may be too late. The Wall is dangerously weakened, the Nine Houses of the Derai fractured by rivalry and hate. And now, the Darkswarm is rising . . . Among Grayharbor backstreets, an orphan boy falls foul of dark forces. On the Wall, a Daughter of Blood must
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{Science Fiction} Red Dot Review Campaign Sign Up

We are taking review requests for Eugene Linn’s science fiction novel RED DOT. This is an Amazon review campaign and not a tour. If requesting review copies, we ask that you post your review at Amazon and Goodreads no later than April 16. When you are ready to submit your review, come back and click the buttons below to take you directly to RED DOT’s Amazon and Goodreads pages. Review copies will be sent in PDF format. Thank you! Title: RED DOT Author: Eugene Linn Publisher: Createspace Pages: 210 Genre: Science Fiction Fast-approaching ETs and toxic White House and international politics – what could go wrong? A spaceship from
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First Chapter: The Moreva of Astoreth by Roxanne Bland

Title: THE MOREVA OF ASTORETH Author: Roxanne Bland Publisher: Blackrose Press Pages: 607 Genre: Science Fiction Moreva Tehi, scientist, healer, priestess of the Goddess of Love and three-quarters god, is a bigot. She hates the hakoi who are the Temple’s slaves. When she misses an important ritual because the enslaved hakoi are participants, her grandmother, the Goddess Astoreth, punishes her by exiling her for a year from her beloved southern desert home to the far north village of Mjor in the Syren Perritory, (where the hakoi are free) to steward Astoreth’s landing beacon. But Astoreth forbids her from taking with her scientific research on red fever, a devastating scourge
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