What Brings You Here Today?
Explore the worlds of science fiction with us as we craft stories which dabble in all things speculative. Like flying cities? Robots? Technology? Then our catalogue is for you.
Want to hear something awesome? Enter Pondo’s Playground, the podcast about story elements, off topic tangents, occasional insight and everything in between.
Just want to say hi? Learn more about all of us at Mecha Panda Publishing, and feel free to browse through our list of upcoming projects. We’d love to hear from you.
Our Fiction Formula
Robots? Flying Cities? Futuristic Technology? We're in. Bring on the dystopian and let there be adventure.
We're experimenting with this. Who doesn't like feeling the shivers every now and then?
We love sub-plots. Always have and always will. One day we might even be brave enough to take on a novel.
We love stories and that means we aren't ruling out anything. Genres are like guidelines. Lets explore them all.
Who Are We?
Like many consumers of media, here at Mecha Panda Publishing we spend our fair share of time on Buzzfeed. Here are our top five recent book posts: 11 Indigenous Authors You Should Be Reading Instead Of Joseph Boyden Synopsis: “Three weeks after an explosive investigative report was published by the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, author Joseph Boyden has Read more about Five Fave Buzzfeed Book Posts[…]
Unsurprisingly, here at Mecha Panda Publishing we love to read. We also love a good deal! Here are the current promotions over at Amazon Kindle that we’re excited about. Note: These promotions are limited time offers. Mecha Panda Publsihing may receive compensation for sales made through these links. 5. Wizard: The Life and Times of Nikola Read more about Our Top 5 Kindle Specials[…]
Media Release Local Artisan Publisher to Release Second Book Coquitlam, BC (March 29, 2018) – On the verge of graduation from Kwantlen Polytechnic and Simon Fraser University, Tiffany John and Amanda Tipper are gearing up to release the second novel from their Science Fiction publishing imprint, Mecha Panda Publishing. The two entrepreneurs released their Read more about Urban Heroes Announcement[…]
Tell me a story about futuristic worlds, space travel, cybernetics, or magic and I’m all in. This is not an exaggeration. There is something about the level of imagination and creativity necessary to bring a reader into those kinds of stories that hooks me from the first sentence. The stranger the better. I grew up Read more about What We’re Reading – Tiffany[…]
In honour of St. Patrick’s Day this weekend, we’d like to share with you our five favourite Irish authors and why we think you should check them out. #5 Name: Bram Stoker Location: Dublin, Ireland Notable works: Dracula First encounter: Grade 12 Why you should read: Dracula is a classic Gothic horror novel and established many Read more about Our Top Five Irish Authors[…]
We’d like to welcome our podcast host Jon as our guest blogger for a second week. Here is the second installment of the two-piece story arc featuring his beloved cat Ava. The human has moved since Ava fell asleep. It joins her on the sitting room bed, holding the black thing it normally holds while staring Read more about A Day in the Life of Ava: Part 2[…]
We’d like to welcome our podcast host Jon as our guest blogger for this week and next week. He’s put together a two-piece story arc featuring his beloved cat Ava. It’s morning time, and Ava, this young house cat, has discovered she is out of food. She sniffs to make sure she is completely out, and Read more about A Day in the Life of Ava[…]
Request Violent Skies today Did you know that our books are available through your local bookstore? As an Artisan publisher, we’ve teamed up with a major distributor who helps extend our reach. Through Ingram, our catalog is available to all major retailers. Now that they’re available for order by your favourite bookstore, we need you Read more about How our books can be in your local bookstore[…]
I love crime stories. True crime, cold cases, mysteries, private eyes, court room drama, you name it and I have probably seen the movie. Something about hearing the why behind a crime is fascinating. Even more so when the criminal has an identifiable quirk like John Wayne Gacy. I think it goes back to watching Read more about What We’re Reading – Amanda[…]
When I was really young I had many aspirations. I still do, to a certain extent, but over the years they’ve definitely evolved into more coherent paths. As a lifelong martial artist I had been on more roadtrips and yearly flights to the United States than most kids ever would in their lifetime. I was Read more about Meet The Author: T.J. Lockwood[…]