Tales of the Thief-City

Street of Lost Gods (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Rax Darkthorn was the greatest Knowhound in Nexi, the thief-city, and one of the few to ever escape it. When a friend dies, he returns to learn what can kill a god, even one reduced to selling miracles on the Street of Lost Gods. A 7000 word fantasy short story.
A Fistful of Faeries (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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After an absence from the Thief-City, Rax Darkthorn has debts long overdue, and not to the kind of people who'd let them slide. Making good on them will require negotiating with a crystalline savage and a faerie queen, and placing himself in the middle of a simmering gang war. Sequel to Street of Lost Gods. A 6700 word fantasy short story.
Cage of Thoughts (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: British English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nexi can overwhelm newcomers. When new arrivals run afoul of the city's dangers and a young girl goes missing, they turn to Rax Darkthorn to learn what happened. In the Thief-City, where myths walk the streets, and minds can change in back alleys, seeing is believing. Especially when it's a lie. A 6500 word fantasy short story. Third in the Tales of the Thief-City series.
Demon's Whisper (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: British English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a city run on knowledge, many believe demons are banned for the corrosiveness of their messages. So when a demon is released in Nexi, is the price of facing it more than Rax is willing to pay? And when it’s done, will the Thief-City be left as desolate as a demon’s whisper? Fourth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 6800 word fantasy short story.
Dreams of the Dead (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,660. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When a friend goes missing, Rax Darkthorn must disturb the ghosts of his past in search of an answer. The trail leads to the second-to-last place he'd want to revisit, forcing him to deal with the dead, the undying, the neverborn, and the never should have been born. Fifth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 20000 word fantasy novella.
Parliament of the Streets (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: British English. Published: December 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
With gang tensions approaching breaking point all over the city, the last thing Rax wants is to be caught in the middle. When a debt comes due he doesn't have a choice, and the only solution may be to find the person responsible, or at least to survive the changes to the city. Sixth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 7,000 word short story.
Flight of Angels (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nexi is in upheaval, tensions escalating among its captive populace. A series of grisly murders doesn't help matters, but why is an angel interested in them? And does Rax have much to gain from the hunt besides something to do? Seventh in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 7,000 word short story.
Court of Echoes (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Strange beings searching for something is hardly unusual in the city of Nexi. When they intersect with a murder Rax is investigating, he can't ignore them, leading him to an unsettling new world, and a theft that may not even have happened yet. Eighth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. An 11,000 word novelette.
The Lady's Kiss (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Even knowing his client's lying, Rax can't resist the opportunity to deal with a long-standing mystery of the city. Enchanted lovers, an evil sorcerer, and a mysterious woman who could be the death of them all. Will Rax's obsession prove his undoing? Ninth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 7,000 word short story.
Heart of the City (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: British English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A familiar mystery brings Rax closer to the secrets of Nexi than he's ever been. But he's not the only one on the trail, and his competition may follow him into the heart of the city itself. Tenth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 6,000 word short story.
For a Few Faeries More (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As his machinations rebound on those closest to him, Rax must travel to the hostile lands of faerie. An unwilling observer to the intrigues of the faerie court, he must navigate their treacherous waters in the slight hope of ever leaving again. Eleventh in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 5,000 word short story.
The Nexi Meme (Tales of the Thief-City)
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The figure behind Nexi's troubles revealed, Rax has to halt his machinations before they destroy the city and all within it. But he's not the only one hunting, and with the Thief-City's prisoners ready to tear the place apart Rax may not survive the encounter. The final part of the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 7,500 word fantasy short story.