Alex Janaway


Alex is an ex-British Army officer now in his 40s and experiencing massive denial issues. He lives in Saffron Walden with his wife and magnificent cat, Fluffy.

He has an abiding love of all things fantasy and sci-fi and wrote his first novel, Redoubt, over the course of eight years, in such salubrious locations as a portacabin in Sennelager and in a warehouse in Kuwait.

He is now publishing his fourth and fifth books in 2015 - no really. No messing about this time.

Where to find Alex Janaway online

Where to buy in print


The Coming of Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: British English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A dark fantasy/horror story as the survivors of a world decimated by a terrible demonic plague are forced to hunt down and destroy those tainted with magic. Through them the demons can take possession of their bodies and hunt the living. A teenage girl is found to have the mark of magic, the like of which none have seen, magic which might well be the answer to ending the plague.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A hard-boiled, epic fantasy tale of war and heroism. A beleaguered band of soldiers, slaves and trappers, hold an old fort against a barbarian foe. In so doing they hope to buy time and stall an invasion that would see their friends and comrades destroyed. Redoubt is a gripping , darkly witty riff on the age-old story of men fighting against the odds.

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adventure    demons    fantasy    fantasy 2014 new release    gemmel    gemmell    magic    military    war