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Word Count: 132,000

Summary: Rules were made to be broken. From terraformed outposts to magical realms, journey to worlds where deadly plants, rampant biodiversity, or failed colonies have created irresistible opportunities for those brave enough to seize them. New worlds, found family, mystical secrets, and deadly science weave together in this lesbian-centric anthology focusing on a very different kind of first time—a first encounter with a world, or being, entirely unlike our own. If you like diverse stories with lesbian heroines practicing science, magic, and seduction, buy Distant Gardens today!

Distant Gardens Anthology
Distant Gardens
N.L. Bates , Sara Codair , Robin C.M. Duncan , J.S...

Word Count: 56000

Summary: Idiom Lee is a man alone, millions of miles from home. A chance encounter with an alien shapeshifter sent him into a Cold Cosmos devoid of humanity. After the events of book one, he's established himself in the lowest bar on the moving asteroid Panadaras, gambling and serving as a bouncer. Until a sloth-cat creature he calls Slowhand appears, and tells him Ginn is in trouble.

Payment to Perdition - James Peters - Cold Cosmos
Payment to Perdition

Word Count: 15,332

Summary: Nolan Rosc tried to kill Lattus Tishla and strike a blow for the humans on the former colony of Gilead. His sentence? He is now Tishla's point man to recruit humans to help build her new colony of Hanar. Exiled to the orbiting city of Armaneya, a crossroads for alien life from all over the galaxy, Rosc must sell Tisha's plan for a new, multispecies world designed to replace and rebuild the one she was conned into stealing. He has allies in a shady Laputan dealmaker and Tishla's late husband's brother. But he has an enemy, too, someone who wants nothing more than for Tishla to fail. Rosc is not the only one who could be killed for his work. Someone is willing to kill even innocent bystanders to stop what could be the last best hope for peace in the galaxy.

The Exile - TS Hottle - Gathering Storm
The Exile (Gathering Storm Arc 2)

Word Count: 56000

Summary: Cold Cosmos is a fun and epic space opera science fiction story. Think Cowboys and Aliens meets Farscape and Firefly, with a hint of Hitchhiker's Guide and some Orville. [audio mp3=""][/audio]

Last Night on Earth - James Peters - Cold Cosmos
Cold Cosmos: Book One - Last Night On Earth

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Summary: Kal has always been considered too "fragile" to participate in the village activities. Her lithe stature links her to her father and distances her from everyone else. He left the village to fight in the Teristaque Wars and never returned. She meets Sarge, a strange star species of the human race who seems to know the secret of the patch from her father's uniform. Kal has always known she is different than her fellow villagers, and finally she may be closer to finding out why.

Kal's Fall - Aaron Frale - Teristaque Chronicles
Kal's Fall