Alternative History

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A Natural History of Transition

By Callum Angus

A Natural History of Transition is a collection of short stories that disrupts the notion that trans people can only have one transformation. Like the landscape studied over eons, change does not have an expiration date for these trans characters, who grow as tall as buildings, ... Read more

Arrowdreams

Edited by Mark Shainblum, John Dupuis
By Allan Weiss, Dave Duncan, Derryl Murphy, Edo van Belkom, Eric Choi, Laurent McAllister, Michael Skeet, Michae Skeet, Paula Johnston, and Nancy Kilpatrick

"If only. .." French forces had defeated the British at the Plains of Abraham. "If only. .." Avro had built its famous aircraft. "If only. .." Louis Riel's Red River Rebellion had succeeded and he'd escaped the hangman's noose. "If only. .." the Louisiana Purchase had gone to ... Read more

I, Gloria Grahame

By Sky Gilbert

A professor of English literature writes the autobiography of his fantasy alter-ego, wanton movie star Gloria Grahame, while his own sexual desires go frustrated.

Denton Moulton — a shy, effeminate male professor — lives inside his head, where he is really a long-dead movie ... Read more

Midnight

By Brenden Carlson

In a gritty, tech-noir version of 1930s Manhattan, an ex-cop and his robot partner must stop a killer who’s sending the city into chaos.

December, 1933. The city that cannot sleep, where cartels and mobsters go bump in the night. Manhattan’s delicate peace is broken when ... Read more

Niagara Motel

By Ashley Little

Ethel Wilson Fiction Prize finalist

Set in the early 1990s, Ashley Little's follow-up to her award-winning novel Anatomy of a Girl Gang introduces readers to unforgettable eleven-year-old Tucker Malone--the only child of a narcoleptic touring stripper--who believes his father ... Read more

Night Call

By Brenden Carlson

FINALIST FOR THE 2021 RAKUTEN KOBO EMERGING WRITER PRIZE

A rogue robot is terrorizing the dark underbelly of 1930s Manhattan. Can detective Elias Roche and his new Automatic partner track it down?

The year is 1933. Even in a world with free energy, robot labour, and megacorporations, ... Read more

Rest is Silence

By Scott Fotheringham

Finalist

Amazon.ca First Novel Award

Jim Connors Dartmouth Book Award

Ottawa Book Award

"A fascinating and complex plot. . . . Fotheringham holds the tension to the show-stopping end." — Chronicle Herald

 

In the backwoods of Nova Scotia, a man has decided to withdraw from the ... Read more

Rest is Silence

By Scott Fotheringham

Winner, H. R. (Bill) Percy Novel Prize
Finalist, Amazon. ca First Novel Award
Finalist, Jim Connors Dartmouth Book Award
Finalist, Ottawa Book Award

In the backwoods of Nova Scotia, a man has decided to withdraw from the world and live off the land. Meanwhile, news reports begin ... Read more