Book Club Kit: A Town Called River

We’re always overjoyed when we learn that a book club somewhere is interested in our books and want to read them and discuss them. So, we wanted to make a little something for those who want to host a discussion for our Slavic urban fantasy novel A Town Called River by Igor Rendić, who isContinue reading “Book Club Kit: A Town Called River”

Open Call: Slavic Supernatural Anthology

Shtriga is currently open for short story submissions for our first ever anthology. We’re looking for supernatural stories inspired by Slavic mythology and folklore. It can be any type of fantasy subgenre—for example, urban, epic, dark and historical fantasy, paranormal romance; any type of horror, gothic romances and such—it just needs to have a supernaturalContinue reading “Open Call: Slavic Supernatural Anthology”

Newest Release: A Town Called River

Are you interested in urban fantasy? How about Slavic folklore? Stories about people with supernatural powers, like krsniks, who are tasked with the responsibility of keeping the powerless safe from those who would harm them. Or stories about dangerous moras who hunt while you sleep. Or tales about evil shtrigas out to get your… blood?Continue reading “Newest Release: A Town Called River”

Step Behind a Curtain!

Are you ready for a sneak peek into our upcoming urban fantasy novel A Town Called River, by Igor Rendić? The novel’s first chapter, Step Behind a Curtain, is available now for free download from our page. You can read it in epub, mobi and pdf. And if you like what you’ve read, consider pre-orderingContinue reading “Step Behind a Curtain!”

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”

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”

Artist Feature: Korina Hunjak

Ever since Shtriga launched late in 2020, we’ve been privileged to collaborate with several pretty talented and even more hardworking artists on our covers. We’re starting the Artist Feature season with Korina Hunjak; illustrator, graphic novel artists, art teacher and cover artist extraordinaire. Korina has done the cover illustrations for both Johnny’s Girls and GirlsContinue reading “Artist Feature: Korina Hunjak”

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”