Tais Teng is a pseudonym for a Dutch fantasy and science fiction writer, illustrator and sculptor. His real name is Thijs van Ebbenhorst Tengbergen and he was born in 1952 in The Hague.
Tais Teng has written more than a hundred books for both adults and children. He has won the Paul Harland Prize four times. His books have been translated in German, Finnish, French and English. One of his books, The Emerald Boy, has been published in the USA. He recently sold the stories Embrace the Night and And the Sky is filled with eyes to the Night Land site.
His English short story collection Lovecraft, my love is available at Smashwords.
His Dutch websites are
For illustrations, book covers and commissions (English):
Adriaan van Garde
on June 03, 2014 :
Tais Teng is absolutely one of the most original writers in the world. This story is at first glance a tale about the battle between men en elves. But being a Tais Teng story there is more behind it than you might think. Will mankind win? Or are we doomed forever. If you like this story I recommend that you buy "Lovecraft, My Love", the collection that's filled with stories like this one.
More about English books and stories by Dutch writers on www.adutchtreat.nl
(review of free book)