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Welcome to Closed Circle! Expect More, not Less!

Welcome to Closed Circle

Closed Circle is the brainchild of three authors, multiple Hugo award winner, C.J. Cherryh, Best-selling co-creator of Thieves’ World, Lynn Abbey, and critically acclaimed Jane Fancher. Collectively, we have 150 (and counting) published novels from major New York publishing houses, and at least that many short stories, dating from the mid 1970s. Continue reading Welcome to Closed Circle! Expect More, not Less!

Hold off on purchase—we’re having issues: download codes aren’t going out

If you have purchased and didn’t get a download code, you’re not alone. We’re working to fix this.

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Sorry to keep you waiting. Hopefully it’s working properly now. If you have any problems, contact us at authors at

The shopping cart is now fixed and seems to be working smoothly.

As always, let us know if you have problems, but to the best we can figure, purchases are going through as they should.

January 13, 2015 Update Problems! Please have patience!

We’ve just done an update to the site and it gave our shopping cart plug-in a tummy-ache! Please give us a few days to sort it out. We’ll let you know when it’s all better.

Winter Solstice Sale!

Celebrate it how you will, Winter Solstice is a wonderful time of year as the world clock ticks over from hibernation to awakening. It’s a time to celebrate and give to everyone you love and we love all of you! So…from now until the New Year ticks over: We’re having a sale! 10% off site . . . → Read More: Winter Solstice Sale!

Some difficulty with our mail

Our spam program has overnight (a first) defeated two posts…

If you have this difficulty please write to and we will work it out. We are a VERY small operation of 3 people, and the one of us who can speak to our server is not available to do that at the moment, but . . . → Read More: Some difficulty with our mail

NEW BOOKS and 10% off through Friday!

In addition to all our regular goodies, we’ve got four brand new items to tempt your taste buds! Check these out! And more will be coming. Just let us catch our breath.

First, there’s CJ’s newest Bren short story, Invitations. Every story has a beginning. Every friendship has a meeting. Every job has a first . . . → Read More: NEW BOOKS! a Foreigner short and the completion of the Netwalkers arc.

Protector is back in stock!

But only seven copies. If you missed your shot at it, grab it now!


Sold out on Protector, but we have other signed physical books for sale…

Just go to the Physical books tag in the sidebar < and that will get you there.



We haved the new paperbound Intruder for 8.00 plus postage. WE have quite a few physical books in the backlist.

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