BOOK BOMB Shelter

By request of the Monster Hunter Nation, this is a collection of all of the book bombs from the past. The book bomb-ee still gets more exposure and GETS PAID, while you get to read some awesome writing. Win/win!

Her Brother’s Keeper
by Mike Kupari

HerBrothersKeeper



Pack Dynamics
by Julie Frost
PackDynamics



Residue (Jack Bishop Book 1)
Kindle Edition
by Steve Diamond
Residue



Empire of Silence
by Christoper Ruocchio



Primordial Threat
by M.A. Rothman











The Longest Con
by Michaelbrent Collings

theLongestCon



Witchy Eye
by Dave Butler
WitchyEye





Death By Cliche
by Bob Defendi
DeathByCliche


Awful Intent
(Frank Shaw Book 2)
Kindle Edition
by John D. Brown
AwfulIntent



Nethereal
by Brian Niemeier
Nethereal



2113: Stories Inspired by the Music of Rush
Kevin J. Anderson (Editor), John McFetridge (Editor)

2113



Unforgettable
by Eric James Stone
Unforgettable



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In 2015 as part of the Sad Puppies 3 campaign, we provided links to the works we felt were worthy so people could judge for themselves. These mini-bombs made the authors a bunch of money and got them more exposure than winning a Hugo would (or words to that effect. Larry can re-write this bit). So see for your self the works that the SJWs found unworthy of even considering.

**Best Related Work**

This is one of those weird little catch all categories that is often dominated by some really cliquish nonsense. We’ve got some big brain essays, hard science, philosophy, military strategy, and of course Mad Mike.

Transhuman

*****
The Hot Equations: Thermodynamics and Military SF
[Kindle Edition]
by Ken Burnside

RidingTheRedHorse

*****
Wisdom From My Internet
[Kindle Edition]
by Michael Z. Williamson

WisdomFromMyInternet

*****

LettersFromGardner

*****

Why Science is Never Settled
Part 1, Part 2
by Tedd Roberts (BAEN)

*****
**The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer**
The Campbell isn’t actually a Hugo, but is nominated and voted on at the same time, and the award is given at the same time, so it is pretty much the Hugo for best new author. This is the one that I came in dead last for, which was lucky because we were warned if I had won it would have ended literature forever.

Kary English

*****

Eric S Raymond

*****

Jason Cordova

Edit: I accidentally put up the wrong book for Jason Cordova at first. The publisher actually put this one on sale for today’s Book Bomb.

*****


Best Novelette

“The Journeyman: In the Stone House”
by Michael F. Flynn
(Analog magazine, June 2014)

Mike doesn’t actually have this novelette available for sale, but he did recommend the following item:

CaptiveDreams

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“The Triple Sun: A Golden Age Tale”
by Rajnar Vajra
(Analog magazine, July/Aug 2014)

Rajnar came up blank. He literally has nothing original for sale. This is an unfortunate habit with some of the Analog authors who don’t publish much outside of Analog.

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“Championship B’tok”
by Edward M. Lerner
(Analog magazine, Sept 2014)

The specific story is not for sale, but Ed says we can go with this one:

ATimeForeclosed

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“Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust, Earth to Alluvium”
by Gray Rinehart
(Orson Scott Card’s InterGalactic Medicine Show)

(Requires a subscription, which costs $15/yr)
Since Gray doesn’t have a novel or other fiction available online, you can support him by checking out his album at:

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Best Short Story

“Goodnight Stars”
by Annie Bellet
(The Apocalypse Triptych)
The End is Now (Apocalypse Triptych Book 2) [Kindle Edition]
TheEndIsNow

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“Tuesdays With Molakesh the Destroyer”
by Megan Grey
(Fireside Fiction)

Megan apologizes. She is so new she has nothing for sale, but the story is FREE at the following URL:

www.firesidefiction.com/issue19/chapter/tuesdays-with-molakesh-the-destroyer

TuesdaysWithMolakesh
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“Totaled”
by Kary English
(Galaxy’s Edge magazine, July 2014)
Totaled

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“On A Spiritual Plain”
by Lou Antonelli
(Sci Phi Journal #2)

Appears in:

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“A Single Samurai”
by Steve Diamond
(Baen Big Book of Monsters)
The Baen Big Book of Monsters
BigBookOfMonsters

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First up, John C. Wright, who I think is one of the greatest wordsmiths alive. The man is brilliant.

One Bright Star to Guide Them [Kindle Edition]
by John C Wright

OneBrightStar
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Our next recommendation is Tom Kratman, who makes me look like a big softie. He’s also a bad ass writer, and I think this is one of the best things he’s ever done.

Big Boys Don’t Cry[Kindle Edition]
by Tom Kratman
BigBoysDontCry
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On our third Sad Puppies novella nominee we ran into an issue. Our nominated story by Arlan Andrews was originally published in a magazine that we couldn’t sell on Amazon. Brad contacted the author, and he was kind enough to say that he would be willing to email a free copy to anybody who asked him for it.

If you would like a free copy of the Sad Puppies recommended story, send a message to arlan@thingsto.com and he will give it to you.

However nice that is of him, that does not make the author GET PAID, so here is something that he does have available for sale on Amazon that you can try out in addition to the free one.

Other Heads and Other Tales[Kindle Edition]
by Arlan Andrews Sr
OtherHeads

One thought on “BOOK BOMB Shelter”

  1. I work for Barnes & Noble in Bountiful, Utah. I am interested in talking with you about doing an author event in our store. I hope we will have the opportunity to meet with you.

    Thanks

    Rose

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