Leslie Gadallah’s Empire of Kaz complete

Cat’s Game completes Leslie Gadallah’s Empire of Kaz trilogy The final novel in Leslie Gadallah’s alien political intrigue released October 1 in both trade paperback and eBook. There is a storm coming The Kazi Empire may have been beaten back temporarily, but is inexorably returning to the offensive. Ehreh leads a small group of Oriani scientists developing a new weapon to defeat the Kazi once and for all—if only he can get anyone to listen. How is an…

Allow me to introduce: Alison Lohans

Prairies Author releases omnibus YA fantasy, Timefall Hailing from Regina, Saskatchewan, Alison Lohans is an award-winning, internationally published author of 26 books for young people. Five Rivers is pleased to have released on September 1, an omnibus edition of her YA fantasy, Timefall. The omnibus combines Collapse of the Veil, and Crossings. As the title suggests, the story is a time travel story about a teen mom in present-day Regina, whose baby is the long-sought mythic hero of a society a…

Cat’s Game now available for pre-order

Cat’s Game, the dramatic conclusion to The Empire of Kaz, now available for pre-order Leslie Gadallah’s SF adventure, The Empire of Kaz, concludes with the release of Cat’s Game, October 1, 2018. There is a storm coming. The Kazi Empire may have been beaten back temporarily, but is inexorably returning to the offensive. Ehreh leads a small group of Oriani scientists developing a new weapon to defeat the Kazi once and for all—if only he can get anyone to listen. How is…

The Boy on the Bicycle now available for pre-order

The Boy on the Bicycle: A Case of Wrongful Conviction in Toronto, Nate Hendley’s insightful and painstakingly researched book, is now available for pre-order through Five Rivers and your favourite online bookseller, in both print and digital. On September 15, 1956, seven year-old Wayne Mallette was murdered on the grounds of the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto. The main suspect was a boy on a bicycle seen pedaling away from the CNE. Authorities quickly zeroed in…

Caliban, by Lorina Stephens, now available for pre-order

The wait is over! A new novella from Lorina Stephens releases March 1, 2018, and is now available for pre-order in both print and EPUB. Lorina says, “I began Caliban in the 1980s, wrote it fast and furiously, and abandoned it for several decades. Originally I wanted to tell a story about a character utterly alien to human sensibilities, a character who, by the standards of his universe, was considered ugly, terrifying, bound by symbiosis…