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Merry Christmas, Josh! (A Josh of the Damned Free Ficlet), by Andrea Speed

Merry Christmas, Josh! (A Josh of the Damned Free Ficlet)

Andrea Speed

It’s looking like another crappy Christmas for Josh, especially when he has to share the store with a creepy Santa cutout. But the surprise arrival of a snowman gives Josh a little holiday cheer.


This free Josh of the Damned ficlet is brought to you courtesy of Andrea Speed and Riptide Publishing.

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Shadows & Dreams (Kate Kane, #2), by Alexis Hall

Shadows & Dreams (Kate Kane: Paranormal Investigator, #2)

Alexis Hall

Second rule in this line of business: be careful who you kill.

My name’s Kate Kane. And right now, I don’t know which is more dangerous: my job, or my girlfriend. My job makes me the go-to girl for every supernatural mystery in London. My girlfriend’s an eight-hundred-year-old vampire prince. Honestly, I think it’s probably a tie.

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Iron & Velvet (Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator, #1), by Alexis Hall

Iron & Velvet (Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator #1)

Alexis Hall

First rule in this line of business: don’t sleep with the client.

My name’s Kate Kane, and when an eight-hundred-year-old vampire prince came to me with a case, I should have told her no. But I’ve always been a sucker for a femme fatale.

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Josh of the Damned Triple Feature #2, by Andrea Speed

Josh of the Damned Triple Feature #2: The Final Checkout

Andrea Speed

Josh Caplan thought he’d solved his home office problem and stopped the Quik-Mart Corporation from expanding into hell, but it turns out a guardian’s work is never done. Medusa has plans for him, and she’s not the only one.

What's a poor night clerk to do when he’s besieged on all sides by deluded vampire slayers, angry zombies, crazy gods, and the most terrifying enemy of all: a dickish CEO?

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Something New Under the Sun (Falling Sky, #2) by L.A. Witt

Something New Under the Sun

L.A. Witt

Liam Lansing is heir to a prominent family of bio-modified vampires. That is, until he chooses the wrong lover and is cast down to the Gutter to scrape for his life.

Daniel Harding is heir to Cybernetix and a prince of the corporate Sky. That is, until his ideology drives his father to put a price on his head, forcing him into the Gutter.

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Josh of the Damned #3.5: Night of the Dust Bunnies by Andrea Speed

Josh of the Damned #3.5: Night of the Dust Bunnies

Andrea Speed

Is it a quiet night at the Quik-Mart, or are the dust bunnies lurking, waiting to strike? (Don’t laugh, they’re very mean.)

Please enjoy this free Josh of the Damned ficlet (and Surprise Cameo of Awesome), courtesy of Andrea Speed and Riptide Publishing!

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Josh of the Damned Triple Feature #1 by Andrea Speed

Josh of the Damned Triple Feature #1

Andrea Speed

What most people call a hellish shift, Josh Caplan calls a normal evening. After all, he works nights at a convenience store beside the mouth of hell, selling snacks to zombies and lizard men.

Some monsters are odder—and more dangerous—than most. Like the rampaging, oversized mustache who skips the Pringles and eats the customers instead. Or Cthulhu’s half-brother Stan, who doesn't know how to take no for an answer . . . or where to put all those tentacles.

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Peek-a-Boo (Josh of the Damned, #2) by Andrea Speed

Peek-a-Boo (Josh of the Damned, #2)

Andrea Speed

As night-shift clerk at the go-to Quik-Mart for monsters with the munchies, Josh Caplan believes he’s seen it all. Battling lizard men, werewolves chasing cars in the parking lot . . . nothing fazes Josh anymore.

Or so he thinks, at least, until a yeti with poor communication skills drops a dead skunk on the checkout counter. Josh can’t figure what a living, breathing shag carpet wants with him, or why it won’t leave him alone no matter how hard he ignores it. But hey, at least it seems harmless . . . if perhaps a little slow on the draw.

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A Chip in His Shoulder by L.A. Witt

A Chip in His Shoulder

L.A. Witt

“Contract killer” is a fitting job for a vampire, and it suits Liam just fine. Cast down from the wealth and status of the Sky for taking a human lover, Liam lurks in the poor and pollution-choked Gutter, killing to survive. Between his natural strengths and his Cybernetix mods, no mark has ever escaped him.

Liam’s ex-lover Daniel is the heir to Cybernetix—and its greatest threat. Horrified by people less man than machine and the exploitation of Gutter factory workers, he’d rather destroy Cybernetix than inherit it . . . if his father doesn’t destroy him first.

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Pretty Monsters by Andrea Speed

Pretty Monsters (Josh of the Damned, #1)

Andrea Speed

Josh knew the night shift at the Quik-Mart would be full of freaks and geeks—and that was before the hell portal opened in the parking lot. Still, he likes to think he can roll with things. Sure, the zombies make a mess sometimes, but at least they never reach for anything more threatening than frozen burritos.

Besides, it’s not all lizard-monsters and the walking dead. There’s also the mysterious hottie with the sly red lips and a taste for sweets.

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