J. Zachary Pike

Biography

Zachary Pike was once a basement-dwelling fantasy gamer, but over time he metamorphosed into a basement-dwelling fantasy writer. A New Englander by birth and by temperament, he writes strangely funny fiction on the seacoast of New Hampshire. He has written and directed several award-winning animated shorts, including Zelig Award winner "The Toll" and "Endurance Challenge: Mordred's Isle" starring Billy West.

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Books

A Song of Three Spirits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Holiday magic and economic realities collide in A Song of Three Spirits. It’s A Christmas Carol for the 21st century, with a dash of high fantasy. Read this hilarious satire of Charles Dickens’s classic today!
Son of a Liche
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 194,250. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A doubly disgraced Dwarven hero. A band of accident-prone adventurers. Giving redemption a second shot may have been a grave mistake… If you like rib-tickling shenanigans, second-rate heroes, and imaginative new takes on tired tropes, then you’ll love J. Zachary Pike’s hilarious blend of finance and high fantasy.
Death and Taxes
Price: Free! Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When Arthur takes a job at a Blue's Doughnuts, he has no idea that his fat, obstinate boss Buford Lafont has a secret: in addition to running a failing bakery, Lafont moonlights as a private investigator and a reluctant expert on the paranormal phenomena that threaten humanity.
Orconomics
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A disgraced dwarven hero. A band of deadbeat adventurers. His last shot at redemption could get him killed. If you like down-and-out heroes, sidesplitting misadventures, and ingenious world-building, then you’ll love J. Zachary Pike’s dark and delightful ribbing of high fantasy.
The Cabal of Thotash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The Cabal of Thotash is a wickedly funny novelette that peers beneath the hood of an evil cult and finds the inevitable collisions between orthodoxy and modern culture.

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