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Release Day!

Release Day!


Posted By on May 30, 2016

It’s release day! Hurray! Defying Doomsday is now available for purchase in ebook and paperback formats from various online stockists including the publisher at Twelfth Planet Press, as well as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Rewards have already started going out to our incredible Pozible backers, from knitted rewards and pendants, to paperbacks and exclusive backer hardcovers. We love seeing photos on Facebook and Twitter...

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We are very excited to share our cover, designed and illustrated by Tania Walker! Defying Doomsday will be released on 30 May 2016. You can now pre-order a copy from the Twelfth Planet Press website and add it to Goodreads! Blurb: Teens form an all-girl band in the face of an impending comet. A woman faces giant spiders to collect silk and protect her family. New friends take their radio show on the road in search of plague survivors....

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Teens form an all-girl band in the face of an impending comet. A woman faces giant spiders to collect silk and protect her family. New friends take their radio show on the road in search of plague survivors. A man seeks love in a fading world. How would you survive the apocalypse? 

Defying Doomsday is an anthology of apocalypse fiction featuring disabled and chronically ill protagonists, proving it’s not always the “fittest” who...

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After much submission wrangling and shuffling, we are finally ready to announce the table of contents for Defying Doomsday! (One quick disclaimer: it’s possible that the exact order of stories might change a little bit between now and publication time, but we’re pretty sure it will look something like this.) So without further ado, the table of contents for Defying Doomsday!   Table of Contents And the Rest of Us Wait...

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Defying Doomsday Update!

Defying Doomsday Update!


Posted By on Jan 26, 2016

We have now read and responded to all Defying Doomsday submissions! As soon as we make a few final touches, we’ll be ready to announce our table of contents. Overall, we received 177 stories for our theme: Apocalypse-survival fiction with a focus on disabled and chronically-ill characters. Of those stories, the vast majority were by US authors (just over 50%), with Australian authors coming in second at 21%. The gender...

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