I am delighted to reveal the cover for Aaron Rosenberg’s Yeti Left Home, recently funded as a part of our Fantastic Novels campaign, along with Keith R.A. DeCandido’s Phoenix Precinct and Ef Deal’s Esprit de Corpse. The cover art and design, created by Mike McPhail of McP Digital Graphics, perfectly captures the essence of this quirky urban fantasy-meets-cryptid-adventure. If you missed our Kickstarter, you can pre-order all of the titles via the eSpec Books online store.
eSpec Books will be hosting a Launch Party Saturday November 19 in the Con Suite at this year’s Philcon, taking place November 18-20 in Cherry Hill, NJ. All three authors and their books will be present, along with other eSpec Books authors celebrating new releases: Robert E. Waters, Jorie Rao, Anton Kukal, Michelle D. Sonnier, Carol Gyzander, Amy Grech, Alp Beck, Ty Drago, and Danielle Ackley-McPhail.
Small-Town Yeti, Big-City Problems
Peaceful, unassuming Wylie Kang—a Yeti with an appreciation for more human creature comforts—lives a quiet life in his self-built sanctuary on the outskirts of Embarrass, Minnesota. But when violent dreams disturb his peace, and a series of strange murders plague the area, a Hunter comes to town, nosing after Wylie’s trail.
Fleeing pursuit, Wylie packs up his truck and heads for the Twin Cities, hoping to lose himself in the urban jungle, only to find a thriving supernatural community. Just as he begins to settle in—with the help of some new-found friends—he discovers the bloodshed has followed… as has the Hunter.
Can Wylie catch the killer, before the Hunter catches him?
Aaron Rosenberg is the author of the best-selling DuckBob SF comedy series, the Relicant Chronicles epic fantasy series, the Dread Remora space-opera series, and—with David Niall Wilson—the O.C.L.T. occult thriller series. Aaron’s tie-in work contains novels for Star Trek, Warhammer, World of WarCraft, Stargate: Atlantis, Shadowrun, Eureka, Mutants & Masterminds, and more. He has written children’s books (including the original series STEM Squad and Pete and Penny’s Pizza Puzzles, the award-winning Bandslam: The Junior Novel, and the #1 best-selling 42: The Jackie Robinson Story), educational books on a variety of topics, and over seventy roleplaying games (such as the original games Asylum, Spookshow, and Chosen, work for White Wolf, Wizards of the Coast, Fantasy Flight, Pinnacle, and many others, and both the Origins Award-winning Gamemastering Secrets and the Gold ENnie-winning Lure of the Lich Lord). He is the co-creator of the ReDeus series, and a founding member of Crazy 8 Press. Aaron lives in New York with his family. You can follow him online at gryphonrose.com, on Facebook at facebook.com/gryphonrose, and on Twitter @gryphonrose.