Archive for May, 2006

Discovered Country

Tuesday, May 30th, 2006

Far from home… Rosemary Halpern, a mild-mannered librarian from Boston, found herself trapped hundreds of years in the future. A future that faced a new Ice Age. A future where ghouls walked the Earth, ravenous for human flesh. A world where she was drawn to a man who was already dead…

Podiobooker Podcast #7

Saturday, May 27th, 2006

Co-founder Tee Morris joins J.C. Hutchins and Evo Terra for the podcast. Big Podiobooks.com news in this episode — more cool content is coming to PB.com! — and we feature four titles. Featured podiobooks: Weaver’s Web by P.J. Ballantine A Different Point of View by TD-0013 MOREVI: The Chronicles of Rafe and Askana by Tee […]

Flores Girl: The Children God Forgot

Thursday, May 25th, 2006

The media eagerly made the startling announcement about the unique hobbit fossil find and the existence of hobbit human relatives on Flores Island 16,000 years ago, prehistoric survivors that seemingly went extinct just a few short years ago. Only, the scientists were dead wrong. They are still alive today and two American scientists are going […]

The Immortals

Monday, May 22nd, 2006

Podiobooks.com in association with Dragonhearth Productions, presents New York Times Best Selling Author Tracy Hickman’s cautionary tale… The Immortals. The future story of United States Internment Camps … of the dreams of the pre-deceased … and of triumph beyond oblivion. It’s 2020, and an attempted cure for AIDS has mutated into a deadlier disease, V-CIDS. […]

Polly and the Measuring Stick

Monday, May 15th, 2006

Billie Pagliolo has released a book for kids on our site: Polly and the Measuring Stick. In the United States, we pray at the altar of competition. From the stock market to the political podium to the soccer field, being the best in comparison to others is thought of as “good.” And many times it […]

PBPro now open for business

Monday, May 8th, 2006

In an effort to help those authors longer on cash than they are on time, we have released PBPro. Remember, this is optional. We still very much encourage people to take the DIY route, but have heard from enough to know that it’s just not possible for all. Speaking of that… shouldn’t you be working […]

Under the Stairs

Sunday, May 7th, 2006

John Lyon, historian, new homeowner, stumbled through a gateway into an alternate reality under the stairs of his old house. And. . . here he was, running a dangerous bluff; trying to pass himself off as a powerful Mage in this land that the natives called Stil-de-grain. This was what he wanted? An adventure? Some […]

The eX-Wife Files

Sunday, May 7th, 2006

Attention fans of Mulder and Skully! Well, not really. Though please check out The eX-Wife Files, a new title by Mark Forman, The Brooklyn Blues Man and Reigning Shogun of Taiwan: The eX-Wife Files Mark Forma’s first sci-fi detective short story is in the vein of Philip K. Dick’s BladeRunner(Do Androids Dream of Electronic Sheep), […]

Podiobooker Podcast #6 – We’re back!

Thursday, May 4th, 2006

The Podiobooks.com crew is back after a hiatus … and they’ve picked up a new host in the process. News abounds about Podiobooks, new titles and recent additions (and future plans!) for the Podiobooks.com website! Featured podiobooks: Nina Kimberly the Merciless by Christiana Ellis Consider the Elephant by Aram Schefrin Route 66 to Vietnam by […]

Irish Literary Revival

Monday, May 1st, 2006

Every time I hear of someone else trying to find ways to get more books in the hands (or ears) of more people in a “free culture” environment, I get warm fuzzys all over. You may wish to check out the Irish Literary Revival. This is where out-of-print and out-of-circulation Irish books are brought back […]