James Tallett

Books

The Death God's Chosen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In The Death God’s Chosen, ten excellent authors seek to examine questions ranging from the nature of the undead and their humanity to the sadness and loss that grip the ones who were left behind. And to explore the nature of those who perch on the boundary between: the necromancer and the witch doctor, long figures of frightening tales and disfigured dreams. 
The Ways of Magic
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magic flourishes once more, finding itself new and beautiful forms of expression, some creative, some destructive, but all exquisite and stunning in their own way. Turn the page, and behold majestic new magics.
Ruined Cities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The cities of humankind have crumbled, and the time of civilization is at an end. Nature reclaims what once belonged to it, while wretched creatures scrabble for the leavings of decay. The life of man is now solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short, trapped by the reminders of the past, and blessed with a barren future. Turn the page, and behold a majestic devastation.
Ancient New
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Visions of future past. Or is it past future? Fifteen tales will visit an Aztec future, a Victorian past, and many other enchanting worlds, each imagining a new take on what life might have been like, or perhaps what it might be. Exploring worlds populated by humans in the distant future and cultures lost in the distant past, Ancient New gives voice to fifteen up and coming authors!
Splintered Lands: Vagabonds and Swine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Kerrasi was a farmer, scraping out an existence from scarred and battered lands. Until one day the Knights of the Broken Wheel came calling, sending him into places he had never dared venture. The lesser children of petty nobles, Gavlen Ond and his friends had set out from home in search of a new beginning, a place to forge the nation of their dreams. Instead, what they found was an ending.
Splintered Lands: All Good Things...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aislin was born a princess, brought up healthy and safe by a doting father. Banished for her support of mechanical research, she finds herself beset by bandits and knights alike. Once Hardin was a mage, a powerful leader who drove men before him with the scourge of his skill. Now he cowers in the ruins of his home, only his children for comfort. This is their story.
Chloddio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,950. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Chloddio had just been chucked out of his comfortable job as a mining engineer. So he joined the army. And then the world around him crumbled into ruin. His home city was torn by rebellion, long silent rebels appeared in the northern mountains, and even the natural world started hunting him down. All of this before he finished his first training mission. He'd just met a cute girl, too.
Lands of a Distant Truth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Containing the all new work Splintered Lands story Thieves Abroad, Lands of a Distant Truth collects four of James Tallett's best-selling short fiction stories, each one exploring an original and unique setting.
A Desert of Fire and Glass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,050. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Defy authority. Follow your own vision. Trapped in a society obsessed with rebuilding an ancient empire, Bererin chooses another path, one that has already cost him his wife and children. It is a pilgrimage to the place where lightning struck from a cloudless sky, and it is the last act of his old life. Can Bererin find a new future for himself, and for his countrymen?
Wolven Kindred
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
No one in the company could imagine the Kindred of lore going hungry and despairing. Of course, legends don't have stories of heroes crapping under a bush and wiping their arse with a pine cone, either. Seeking to return the Wolven Kindred to the honour they had once held, Nietan and his bonded wolven Ær take over the mercenary company. They have a plan, but is it a good one?
Splintered Lands: Through Fire Forged
Price: Free! Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fryca wanted to be left in peace to experiment with technology. Instead, frightened bigots attacked his home, sending him fleeing across barren soil and through rotted swamp. Inswán hoped for a quiet life overseeing the growth of his barony. Until an onslaught by his neighbour drove him to a war he railed against. This is their story.
Bloodaxe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Bloodaxe thought he was in for a nice relax. He was, after all, dead. And then some jumped up prick of a god told him he had to rescue a kingdom. His own kingdom, in fact. So Bloodaxe grabbed his, well, axe, and leapt back into the fray. First, though, he had to be born. And learn not to crap his pants. Then he could get to the killing. Lots and lots of killing. This is his story.
Breaking an Empire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,600. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00)
The Four Part Land is rocked by war, as a subjugated kingdom rebels against its overlord. Born of murder most foul, violence sweeps across the land, and national pride is marshalled into two competing hosts of citizens and soldiers alike. One army seeks to bury the rebellion, while the other strives to save it, and both will commit unthinkable acts of war in the name of the greater good.
Tarranau
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 144,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(3.50)
The Four Part Land simmers with discontent, as old rivalries and ancient grudges bubble to the surface. The great kingdoms plot and scheme against one another, looking to use treachery to gain an advantage in the upcoming conflict. Some will succeed, and some will fail, but each kingdom dares against all comers.

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