When I started work on the very first book (way back in 2015), I had a rough plan for the whole series, but the details have come over time. Characters have taken detours I didn’t expect, and even up to the end I wasn’t totally sure what would happen to everyone. But this is a definite close to the series, and I’m very pleased with how it turned out. I hope you enjoy it too.
You can get Final Target from all the usual ebook stores (99c for a couple of days), and the paperback from Amazon.
Everything has changed. The Dome is no longer the safe, perfect society its residents once knew. The districts are in the hands of the enemy. Authority continues to build its forced, ready for one last devastating assault. But the rebellion continues. While there’s life, there’s hope. Those who oppose Authority will fight to the death. The dark glass will shatter, and the final target will fall.
Rodin has the contract under control, drawing the target in, ready for the removal. Not a simple job, but nothing too complicated. But nothing happens in isolation, and Rodin has no idea how this contract will impact others—or himself.
Impact is a new release in the Dominions series, a set of four connected stories. It’s available from all the usual ebook stores, and is currently free*.
Until 4th January, the Dominions box-set is down to 99c (or your local equivalent) on all the usual ebook retailers. For such a low price, you get the first three books in the Dominions series (Dark Glass, Dead Flesh and Deep Water) along with the prologue short story Gatekeeper and a few bonuses at the end.
One of the great things about publishing independently is having control over pricing. I’ve run promotions for books before, and have experimented with free (all my short stories and novellas in my Dominions series are still free—click here to check them out). And now, until the end of the year, I’m trying something else.
I’m offering the first novel in each of my two series for only 99c (or your local equivalent). Both books are available from all the usual ebook retailers (if you can’t find it on your favourite, contact me and I’ll see what I can sort out). So if you want to start a new series for a bargain price, take a look at these two.
It’s only taken a few years, but I finally have paperback versions of my Dominions books available from Amazon.
Hitting ‘publish’ on an ebook and seeing it appear in various stores is a great feeling, but there’s something even more satisfying in actually holding a physical copy of that book. I’m really pleased with how these books turned out, and from now on I’ll aim to have both physical and digital versions of new books available at the same time.
And if you’re interested in the paperback Dominions books, the links to these books are as follows:
No new short story this week (sorry), but I do have a few things I’d like to mention.
The short stories and novellas in my Dominions series are free on all platforms (click here to see details). They’ve garnered more interest than I expected, so I’ll keep them free for a while longer.
I’m also thinking of changing things with the rest of the series. Ebook sales and downloads are constantly changing—what garnered decent sales a year ago won’t necessarily be as effective today. There’s no ‘set it and forget it’ method of ebook sales, and I have to consider different strategies and tactics. I have to be willing to change, and to experiment with new ideas.
I don’t want to set all my books to free (it would be nice to at least recoup costs!), but free is powerful. I’m reminded of that at the moment through the pleasing number of downloads of the two titles I have in the Fantasy & Sci-Fi Giveaway on BookFunnel. And this giveaway is still on, with over 150 titles. For a complete list of the books, click here.
And now, I need to get back to the first draft I’m in. I’ve almost finished—and then I’ll have time to work on a couple of short stories (before planning the next book, and editing the new one, and everything else that needs doing!)
I think I might have to download some of those free books and escape into someone else’s story for a while.
After writing about the benefits of shorter fiction for a quick burst of entertainment (which you can read here), I’ve put the novellas and short stories in my Dominions series down to free (for a couple of weeks at least, possibly longer). Click on the images below to go to available stores, or visit this page for more details.
(Note: If for any reason the retailer of your choice, I’ve added all the books to BookFunnel, where you can download for free in various formats (epub, mobi and pdf). BookFunnel also have great customer service, should you have any difficulties getting the files onto your reading device. These links are further down this post, under the book covers)
Rodin might have liberated the Factory, but it’s still a prison to him. So an order from Authority is the excuse he’s been seeking, an opportunity to escape the meetings and the drudgery, a chance to get outside once more.
But he’s heading into a war zone, on a mission of deception. Those he travels with might be friends at the moment, but Rodin knows how easily allegiances can change.
That’s a problem Genna must face, too. Forced underground, her district in the hands of another, she’s determined to fight back. But Garrick’s always one step ahead, and that can only mean one thing—she’s being betrayed by someone close, someone she needs to trust.
And behind everything lies the invisible, powerful Authority, working toward their own ends, playing enemies and allies off each other. How can Rodin and Genna possibly win against Authority?
In the sixth book of the Dominions series, loyalties are tested, hope is pushed to breaking point, and nothing can be the same again.