Wellington-based boutique publisher Paper Road Press is running two giveaways in conjunction with their upcoming release, SHORTCUTS: Track 1. New Zealand readers can get in the draw to win a $50 Booksellers voucher by pre-ordering the paperback through the Paper Road Press website (payment via PayPal) before 1 November, and after the book is published, international and New Zealand readers will be able to enter the draw to win a $50 Amazon.com voucher by Tweeting or emailing the Press a picture of their copy of the book.
This collection brings together the six novellas that were originally published as Paper Road Press’ inaugural SHORTCUTS series of ebooks. SpecFicNZ members are well represented in the line-up, which includes the winners of our 2014 novella competition run in partnership with Paper Road Press. The full table of contents is as follows:
Lee Murray and Piper Mejia‘s odyssey through a dystopic future: Mika
A.C. Buchanan‘s story of creatures and people displaced in time and space: Bree’s Dinosaur
Grant Stone‘s tale of jealous muses and musical prodigy: The Last
A husband with a secret in I.K. Paterson-Harkness‘ Pocket Wife
Tim Jones‘ exploration of desperation and betrayal on New Zealand’s shores: Landfall
Grief, ghosts, and atoms in Octavia Cade‘s The Ghost of Matter