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Girl of Fire

Gabrielle Mathieu's charming sword-and-sorcery novel Girl of Fire—first in her new series, Berona’s Quest—is available in print and Kindle formats as of November 3. Click on the cover for more information.

Song of the Shaman

The second of C. P. Lesley’s Songs of Steppe & Forest is now available in print and e-book. Follow Grusha onto the steppe and into other worlds in this "vividly told tale full of magic and mysticism." Click on the cover for more information.

Song of the Shaman cover
New Newsletter Features

What do writers do when we’re not writing? Which places from childhood or later most shaped us as adults and as authors? What experiences do we want to repeat—or not? Find the answers to these and other questions in our latest addition to our newsletter. This feature will alternate with the revival of our Spotlight series, featuring authors both in 5DP and outside it.

A Holiday Wish Featured on EzVid

We’re delighted to announce that Courtney J. Hall’s A Holiday Wish is listed as no. 2 on EzVid’s "9 Sweet Romances That Hit All the Right Notes." Go, Courtney!

And now that summer is drawing to a close, what could prepare you better for the approach of fall that a lovely romance about weddings that do, don't, and may not come off as planned. Click on the cover for more information.


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