James Turbett

Biography

James Turbett is an independent author of science fiction, fantasy, and humor, and everything in between. He grew up on a steady diet of cartoons, movies, books, and video games. Most of his life was spent daydreaming about aliens, robots, and dinosaurs. The stories written by James Turbett are the results of these ideas given literary form.

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Books

Damsels of Distress, Snide and Prejudice
Series: Damsels of Distress. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Damsels of Distress seem to be making a habit of inviting more trouble than they can handle. The gang comes upon an underground cockatrice fighting ring. Jen steals the egg of a prize champion and decides to sell it to an illegal cockatrice ranch. It is a shame that Jen has poor judgment in people, as the ranch owner turns out to be a neurotic nut case who causes the gang much more trouble.
Damsels of Distress, Damsels on the Drive
Series: Damsels of Distress, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,400. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Damsels of Distress mercenary gang is now on the run and decides to take up a quieter gig as hired guns on a cattle drive away from civilization. Unfortunately for them, their new employer has invited more trouble than he expected. They will have to survive a furious centaur war chief and a few overly-aggressive cowboys and still get paid.
Piracy and Sorcery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Stan Hreston is the captain of a pirate ship, the Knavish Barracuda. After he and his crew plunder a merchant vessel, they discover a stowaway onboard who harbors a dark secret. Now, Hreston and his crew must contend with an enemy more formidable than defenseless merchant ships, and with fey sorcery working against them, the captain must act fast.
A Way Out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
For those who dwell within the city of Melxargena, life is full of decay, and corruption. Most wish to leave, but few get passed the guards and walls. Zemir Kwlatas is a mercenary who makes his living performing unscrupulous jobs. A sorcerer contracts him for a job. Things turn sour when the sorcerer is wanted by an aggressive crime syndicate. Zemir finds himself on his most dangerous assignment.

James Turbett's tag cloud

action    adventure    brigand    comedy    crime    cutlass    cutthroat    dark humor    fantasy    humor    magic    noir    ocean    pirate    sea    sorcery    urban    urban fantasy    western