Cover Reveal: A Town Called River

On this beautiful sunny day in Rijeka, we’re sharing with the world the first look on the cover of our urban fantasy novel A Town Called River by the award winning author Igor Rendić. This is Igor’s first solo novel, prior to which he helped write the historical urban fantasy saga Flumen Obscura with sixContinue reading “Cover Reveal: A Town Called River”

Cover Reveal for Girls Back Home

Girls Back Home, the third installment of the Ranger Paraversum series by Vesna Kurilić, now has a cover and we’re happy to share it with you! Feast your eyes on this fantastic illustration, evoking the art deco style of the book itself, featuring the main characters and the omnipresent smoke—this time joined with a majorContinue reading “Cover Reveal for Girls Back Home”

Exciting News

Today we have a bit of an announcement of another kind: during the next few weeks, there’s going to be a lot of interesting stuff happening on our social media. A group of first year Master’s students, from our local Academy of Applied Arts in Rijeka, have worked hard on illustrating the stories from ourContinue reading “Exciting News”

Mistress of Geese—Now in Paperback

Mistress of Geese, the queer folk horror collection written by Antonija Mežnarić, is now available in paperback, too! As you can see, our cover photo artist Mojca Brenko-Puzak, a folk horror aficionado and an amazing photographer, took the opportunity to do a bit of a ‘coverception’ with her copy of the book. The book collectsContinue reading “Mistress of Geese—Now in Paperback”

2021 ESFS Awards

Some great news here at Centipede HQ! Each year at Eurocon, the European Science Fiction Society gives out ESFS Awards in different categories, in order to promote European speculative fiction worldwide. This year, we got the news that our small publishing cottage Shtriga recieved the 2021 ESFS Award for the Best Publisher! We’re joint winnersContinue reading “2021 ESFS Awards”

Pride Month Reads

Tomorrow is the first day of Pride month so we would like to celebrate our books with queer rep (which is… most of them!). If you’re still searching for something to read, you can check out our recent releases in queer horror, fantasy and romance. Queer horror There are a few titles of queer horrorContinue reading “Pride Month Reads”

Recent Titles

We’re a bit late with this post, but better late than never. In case you missed our latest releases, we’d like to point out the great novels we published last month. Girls in Black by Vesna Kurilic Continuing where Johnny’s Girls left off, Girls in Black is the second novel in the Ranger Paraversum Series.Continue reading “Recent Titles”

Novo u ponudi: Krasna zemlja Ane Cerovac

Nakon dugog čekanja stigao je i taj dan, kada je Krasna zemlja, nastavak romana Krsnik Ane Cerovac, službeno vani i spremna za čitanje. Ovaj povijesno-fantastični roman o krsnicima, štrigama, povijesti i ratu dostupan je u dva formata. Za one koji više vole tisak roman se može nabaviti na webknjizara.hr za 139,99 kn. Za one kojiContinue reading “Novo u ponudi: Krasna zemlja Ane Cerovac”

Writing alternative history

What is alternative history? Why write it? How to approach your historical research? What to keep, what to lose and how to stay sane in the process? Join us at the online book event in which Vesna Kurilic, Croatian award winning author, will talk about her queer historical fantasy, mystery and romance.

February Romance Reads

If you’re looking for a steamy, geeky queer romance books, we’ve got you covered. Here are our romance titles by Vesna Kurilić, perfect for this month of love.