Catherine Asaro

Award Winning Science Fiction & Fantasy Author

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News & Updates

The Vanished Seas is Released!

July 8, 2020

It’s official: The Vanished Seas is released!

This evening I’ll be doing a reading from the book. All are welcome and invited to come by. Hope to see you there!

For more information about the book, click on through to the Baen site. They have a menu with all of the places where the paperback book and the digital book are available.

To read an excerpt, you can either find it at the Baen site or here on my site.

For the Audiobook, go to this link at Recorded Books.

Enjoy!

Lightning Strike Book II available

July 3, 2020

I’m pleased to announce that Lightning Strike Book II is available now in digital form. You can get it at Kindle, Nook, and Apple.

It is also available in full, as chapters, on my Patreon site for subscribers. I invite you to come over and browse the site. If you subscribe, you get everything, including chapters from books, short stories, never before published works, comments from myself and my answers to fans, questions from me to fans, announcements, images for the stories, and more. Some of the content is open to anyone, including non-subscribers, including my Christmas story, “Dance in Blue.” Come join me on Patreon!

More news on The Vanished Seas release

June 26, 2020

The official release day for The Vanished Seas is coming! July 7, 2020. It’s only a couple of weeks now. You can get more information at The Vanished Seas page at Baen Books. They also have the first three chapters up as a sample.

I currently have Chapter 1–Chapter 4 of The Vanished Seas on my Patreon page. Members of my Patreon site get many extras, including chapters of many books, artwork to illustrate the books, pictures, new short stories, chats about my books or whatever else folks would like to talk about, and much more. The full text of Lightning Strike, Book II is also up for my patrons.

Hope you can come by!

The Last Hawk available as an eBook

May 20, 2020

Good news! The Last Hawk, a stand alone book in the Saga of the Skolia Empire,is now available in ebook! Get started with an excerpt and check out all the ways you can read it.

The eBook of The Last Hawk is up at Kindle, Nook and Apple

 

The picture at the left shows the cover of the book. The second picture gives the closest image I could find to how I imagined the city of Dahl, the first setting in the book.

 

Cover credit, hawk/crashed ship; shutterstock
Art credit, city; Zashiki.
 
 
 

Starflight Music and Books is live!

April 27, 2020

Starflight Music and Books is now open! If you would like to find new copies of Catherine’s out-of-print books, check the Starflight inventory to see if it is available from them. You can order the book here at the website on the Starflight Music and Books page.

Good news about ordering hardcover books

April 15, 2020

Would you like to order hardcover of the books listed here? Great news: the out of print titles are available from Starflight Music and Books at $21 for a new copy.

If you live in the US, shipping is free during the corona virus lockdown. If you live outside the US, then a shipping cost for the hardcover would need to be added to the $21, depending on where you live.

Click through for all the details→

About those hard-to-find ebooks…

April 3, 2020

So many of Catherine’s books are readily available, but some are hard-to-find. Both Starflight Music and Books and also the Spectrum eBooks line are in the process of getting the currently unavailable books ready for re-release. Copies of the eBook should be available before the end of 2020.

To get notified of when each ebook becomes available, be sure to subscribe to Catherine’s News. Thank you!

Coming Soon – The Vanished Seas

April 1, 2020

About the Major Bhajaan Mysteries

“. . . riveting. . . . The world is rich and vivid, with two distinct cultures in the Undercity and the aboveground City of Cries. This exciting novel stands alone for anyone who enjoys science fiction adventure.”—Publishers Weekly on The Bronze Skies (starred review)

“Asaro plants herself firmly into that grand SF tradition of future history franchises favored by luminaries like Heinlein, Asimov, Herbert, Anderson, Dickson, Niven, Cherryh, and Baxter . . . They don’t write em like that anymore! Except Asaro does, with . . . up-to-the-minute savvy!”—Locus

The Vanished Seas, book 3 in the Major Bhaajan Mysteries series, will be released in paperback on July 7. Read an excerpt then pre-order your copy today!