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Joshua James
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Created 24 Feb 2020
  • 155 free stories (I counted!)
    29 Sep 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Happy Hump Day! How about a Wednesday Freebies email? Everything listed below will cost you exactly zero, zip, zilch, nada to enjoy! (Illustration above by Paul Chadeisson … worth clicking to see it b...
  • Star Wars ripped off Dune! (Duh.)
    19 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 5 0
    The Defeat Of The Sardaukar from The Illustrated Dune, by John Schoenherr I hope you’re having an amazing Sunday! I’ve been chugging away on a couple fronts. Most notably the latest book in the Gunn &...
  • The Ultimate Guide to Analog Control Panels
    03 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 2 0
    More Daniel stuff! Danno is on fire right now. In case you missed it, he launched a new series last week (and the second book is coming out in a few days!) In the meantime, he just dropped a new box s...
  • New Releases & Classic Astrobabes
    24 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    Happy Monday! I’ve got a couple new releases to tell you about and then a deep dive to start your week into one of my old-school authors! But first up… Daniel has a new series out! This is one that he...
  • Freebie (evening) Wednesday
    19 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 4 5
    Good evening! It’s late on a Wednesday, which is a day when I usually highlight free books, so how about … a free book from me? For those of you who don’t know, I’ve recently done a collab with SD Kin...
  • Gunn & Salvo series sale
    09 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 2 0
    Happy Monday It’s time for a flash sale! Not that kinda flashing, get it together. A flash sale on the Gunn & Salvo series. For the next two days, I’ll have Galaxy Run (book 1) FREE and Friendly Fire ...
  • Paying Subscriber Hub Page
    08 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read • 5 4
    It can be hard to keep up with everything that is available for paying subscribers. And that’s not right! You should know exactly what you can download at any time! So I’m going to remedy this situati...
  • Survive or humanity dies...
    02 Aug 2021 • 9 min read • 3 0
    Fleet Ops is complete! Fleet Ops was a great little trilogy that I wrote with Scott Bartlett. It was our first collaboration and I had a blast with it. If you told me to describe it in one sentence, I...
  • Get your Fleet Ops Audiobook!
    30 Jul 2021 13 15
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  • A free book and a cover reveal
    28 Jul 2021 • 6 min read • 9 5
    The Maytag Man is late for his rocket! Alex Schomburg’s 1954 illustration for the cover of “Rockets to Nowhere” by Philip St. John (aka Lester Del Rey). Happy hump day! I hope you’re having a great we...
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