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The Free

by Brian Ruckley ORBIT (October 14, 2014)

THEY ARE THE MOST FEARED MERCENARY COMPANY THE KINGDOM HAS EVER KNOWN.

Led by Yulan, their charismatic captain, the Free have spent years selling their martial and magical skills to the highest bidder -- winning...


Valor

The Faithful and the Fallen #2

by John Gwynne ORBIT (July 22, 2014)

War has erupted in the Banished Lands as the race for power intensifies.

Corban flees his homeland searching for peace, but he soon discovers that there is no haven in the west as the agents of Rhin and roaming...


The Outsorcerer's Apprentice

YouSpace #3

by Tom Holt ORBIT (July 15, 2014)

A happy workforce, it is said, is a productive workforce.

Mmmm.

Try telling that to an army of belligerent goblins. Or the Big Bad Wolf. Or a professional dragons layer. Who is looking after their well-being?...


The Girl With All the Gifts

The Girl With All The Gifts #1

by M.R. Carey ORBIT (June 10, 2014)

The USA Today bestseller

Melanie is a very special girl. Dr Caldwell calls her "our little genius."

Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant keeps his...


Truth and Fear

Wolfhound Century #2

by Peter Higgins ORBIT (March 25, 2014)

Investigator Lom returns to Mirgorod and finds the city in the throes of a crisis. The war against the Archipelago is not going well. Enemy divisions are massing outside the city, air raids are a daily occurrence...


Arcanum

by Simon Morden ORBIT (January 28, 2014)

Rome was the center of the most powerful empire the world had ever seen, but that didn't stop it falling to Alaric the Goth, his horde of barbarian tribesmen and their wild spell-casting shamans. Having split...


Malice

The Faithful and the Fallen #1

by John Gwynne ORBIT (December 03, 2013)

The world is broken...

Corban wants nothing more than to be a warrior under King Brenin's rule - to protect and serve. But that day will come all too soon. And the price he pays will be in blood.

Evnis has sacrificed...


When It's A Jar

YouSpace #2

by Tom Holt ORBIT (December 17, 2013)

Maurice has just killed a dragon with a bread knife. And had his destiny foretold... and had his true love spirited away. That's precisely the sort of stuff that'd bring out the latent heroism in anyone. Unfortunately,...


Last to Rise

Rojan Dizon #3

by Francis F. Knight ORBIT (November 26, 2013)

The towering vertical city of Mahala is on the brink of war with its neighboring countries. It might be his worst nightmare, but Rojan and the few remaining pain mages have been drafted in to help.

The city...


Before the Fall

Rojan Dizon #2

by Francis Knight ORBIT (June 18, 2013)

MAHALA IS A CITY OF CONTRASTS: LIGHT AND DARK. HOPE AND DESPAIR.

Rojan Dizon just wants to keep his head down. But his worst nightmare is around the corner.

With the destruction of their power source, his city...


The Exiled Blade

The Assassini #3

by Jon Courtenay Grimwood ORBIT (April 02, 2013)

Snow shrouds Venice in cold darkness, ice fills the canals, and a thousand ghosts pluck at the shadow's edge.

A violent attack on Lady Giulietta's son forces Tycho from his new-found happiness and back into the...


Doughnut

YouSpace #1

by Tom Holt ORBIT (March 01, 2013)

The doughnut is a thing of beauty.

A circle of fried doughy perfection.

A source of comfort in trying times, perhaps.

For Theo Bernstein, however, it is far, far more.

Things have been going pretty badly for...


Wolfhound Century

Wolfhound Century #1

by Peter Higgins ORBIT (March 26, 2013)

Investigator Vissarion Lom has been summoned to the capital in order to catch a terrorist --- and ordered to report directly to the head of the secret police.

A totalitarian state, worn down by an endless war,...


Fade to Black

Rojan Dizon #1

by Francis Knight ORBIT (February 26, 2013)

From the depths of a valley rises the city of Mahala

It's a city built upwards, not across - where streets are built upon streets, buildings upon buildings. A city that the Ministry rules from the sunlit summit,...


The Ascendant Stars

Humanity's Fire #3

by Michael Cobley ORBIT (November 20, 2012)

War erupts in the depths of space...

Battle-ready factions converge above Darien, all with the same objective: to control this newly discovered planet and access the powerful weapons at its heart. Despotic Hegemony...


Red Country

by Joe Abercrombie ORBIT (November 13, 2012)

A New York Times bestseller!

They burned her home.

They stole her brother and sister.

But vengeance is following.

Shy South hoped to bury her bloody past and ride away smiling, but she'll have to sharpen up some...


The Orphaned Worlds

Humanity's Fire #2

by Michael Cobley ORBIT (October 30, 2012)

The fight is on. So let the battle begin.

Darien is no longer a lost outpost of humanity, but the prize in an intergalactic struggle. Hegemony forces control the planet, while Earth merely observes, rendered...


Seeds of Earth

Humanity's Fire #1

by Michael Cobley ORBIT (September 25, 2012)

Merciless. Relentless. Unstoppable.

The first intelligent species to encounter mankind attacked without warning. Merciless. Relentless. Unstoppable. With little hope of halting the invasion, Earth's last roll...


Only Human

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Something is about to go wrong. Very wrong. What do you expect if the Supreme Being decides to get away from it all for a few days, leaving his naturally inquisitive son to look after the cosmic balance of things?...


Odds and Gods

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

This is a comedy set in the Sunnyvoyde Residential Home. Wagner got it wrong. The Twilight of the Gods isn't really that cataclysmic. After all, there's a comfy chair, a welcoming fire and three meals a day....


Who's Afraid of Beowulf

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Digging up the remains of an ancient band of Vikings, archaeologist Hildy is astounded when they rise from the dead, bearing an appetite for seagulls, a twelve-thousand-year-old grudge, and a thirst for war....


My Hero

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

This is the story of Jane who finds the novel she is working on starts to write back. She's already realized novel writing isn't such a piece of cake after all, and the world of fiction is a far more complicated...


Paint Your Dragon

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Sculptress Bianca Wilson is a living legend. St. George is also a legend, but not living. However, when Bianca's sculpture of the patron saint and his scaly chum gets a bit too lifelike, it opens up a new can...


Wish You Were Here

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

It was a busy day on Lake Chicopee, where an eclectic bunch of sightseers and tourists had the strange local residents rubbing their hands with delight. Among them was a young man from England, who was there...


Nothing But Blue Skies

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

There are many reasons why British summers are either non-existent or, alternatively, held on a Thursday. Many of these reasons are either scientific, mad, or both-but all of them are wrong, especially the scientific...


Snow White and the Seven Samurai

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Once upon a time, everything was fine. Humpty Dumpty sat on his wall, Jack and Jill went about their lawful business, the Big Bad Wolf did what big bad wolves do, and the wicked queen plotted murder most foul....


You Don't Have to Be Evil to Work Here, But it Helps

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Colin Hollinghead is a young man going nowhere fast. Working for his dad might have seemed like a good idea at the time, but starting at the bottom in the widget-making industry has, predictably, lost its appeal....


The Portable Door

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Starting a new job is always stressful, but when Paul Carpenter arrives at the office of H.W. Wells he has no idea what trouble lies in store. Because he is about to discover that the apparently respectable...


Open Sesame

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

There was something wrong! Just as the boiling water was about to be poured on his head and the man with the red book appeared and his life flashed before his eyes, Akram the Terrible, the most feared thief...


Grailblazers

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Fifteen hundred years have passed and the Holy Grail is still missing, presumed ineffable. The knights have dumped the quest and now deliver pizzas, while the sinister financial services of the lost kingdom...


Valhalla

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

As everyone knows, when great warriors die, their reward is eternal life in Odin's bijou little residence known as Valhalla. But Valhalla has just changed. It has grown. It has diversified. Just like any corporation,...


Falling Sideways

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

From the moment Homo Sapiens descended from the trees, possibly onto their heads, humanity has striven towards civilization. Fire. The Wheel. Running Away from furry things with more teeth than one might reasonably...


Expecting Someone Taller

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

All Malcolm Fisher did was run over a badger. Unfortunately the badger turned out to be Ingolf, last of the giants. With his dying breath he reluctantly gave Malcolm two gifts of power and made him ruler of...


May Contain Traces of Magic

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

There are all kinds of products. The good ones. The bad ones. The ones that stay in the garage moldering for years until your garden gnome makes a home out of it. Most are harmless if handled properly, even...


Faust Among Equals

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

The management buy-out of Hell wasn't going quite as well as had been hoped. For a start, there had been that nasty business with the perjurors, and then came the news that the Most Wanted Man in History had...


Ye Gods!

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Being a hero bothers Jason Derry. It's easy to get maladjusted when your mom's a suburban housewife and your dad's the Supreme Being. It can be a real drag slaying monsters and retrieving golden fleeces from...


Earth, Air, Fire and Custard

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

J.W. Wells seemed to be a respectable establishment, but the company now paying Paul Carpenter's salary is, in fact, a deeply sinister organization with a mighty peculiar management team. Paul thought he was...


Little People

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

"I was eight years old when I saw my first elf." And for unlikely hero Michael it was his last. Cruella, Michael's unfortunately named girlfriend, doesn't approve of his obsession with the little people. But...


Flying Dutch

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Mild-mannered accountant Jane Doland must track down Vanderdecker, a magically immortal Dutch sea captain who, along with his crew, has been circling the globe for four hundred years.


Barking

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Duncan's boss doesn't think he's cut out to be a lawyer. He isn't a pack animal. He lacks the killer instinct. But when his best friend from school barges his way back into Duncan's life, along with a full supporting...


The Better Mousetrap

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

It touches all our lives-our triumphs and tragedies, our proudest achievements, our most traumatic disasters. Alloyed of love and fear, death and fire, and the inscrutable acts of the gods, insurance is indeed...


Overtime

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

Guy is a Mosquito pilot in World War II. He is surprised when his dead co-pilot apparently starts speaking to him as they are flying over Northern France. And before you can say "Bomber Harris", Guy finds himself...


Here Comes the Sun

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

All is not well with the universe - cutbacks have taken their toll, and the sun is dirty and late, thanks to being 30 billion miles overdue on its next service. None of the committees can agree on anything,...


Djinn Rummy

by Tom Holt ORBIT (September 04, 2012)

When Kayaguchiya Integrated Circuits III, a genie, is released from the aspirin bottle he's been stuck in for 14 years, there's bound to be trouble. Jane had wanted to end her life in peace, but now she's got...


The Minority Council

Matthew Swift #4

by Kate Griffin ORBIT (May 01, 2012)

Matthew Swift, sorcerer, Midnight Mayor, is in charge. Or so he'd like to think. London, being London, is having its issues. Drug use is rampant. Teenage vandalism is driving away business. Violent crimes are...


The Outcast Blade

The Assassini #2

by Jon Grimwood ORBIT (March 26, 2012)

As the Byzantine and German emperors plot war against each other, Venice's future rests in the hands of three unwilling individuals:

The newly knighted Sir Tycho. He defeated the Mamluk navy but he cannot make...


Inferno

Orcs: Bad blood #3

by Stan Nicholls ORBIT (April 10, 2012)

Using the mysterious artifacts known as instrumentalities, the Wolverines embarked on a world-hopping mission to liberate fellow orcs and to take revenge on their old antagonist Jennesta. But it isn't working...


Artemis

by Philip Palmer ORBIT (December 12, 2011)

Artemis McIvor is a thief, a con-artist, and a stone cold killer. And she's been on a crime-spree for, well, for years. The galactic government has collapsed and the universe was hers for the taking.

But when...


Fellside

by M. R. Carey ORBIT (April 05, 2016)

A haunting and heartbreaking thriller from the author of the USA Today bestseller The Girl With All the Gifts.

Fellside is a maximum security prison on the edge of the Yorkshire Moors. It's not the kind of place...


Snakewood

by Adrian Selby ORBIT (March 15, 2016)

A LIFETIME OF ENEMIES HAS ITS OWN PRICE

Mercenaries who gave no quarter, they shook the pillars of the world through cunning, chemical brews, and cold steel.

Whoever met their price won.

Now, their glory days...