John Thane was born in West Texas. Now retired he worked as an engineer in the oil and gas industry for forty years during which time he traveled extensively. He has been a fan of sword & sorcery since his world was rocked by Frank Frazetta’s book covers when he was a teenager. With time on his hands since retiring he set about creating his own brand new sword &sorcery fiction written in an unpretentious style that he particularly enjoyed but wasn’t he felt available anymore. To “reboot the genre for the 21st century.” He hopes you enjoy these stories.
KUDA. More than a barbarian, less than a hero.
From wild and wintry steppes to exotic cities. Amidst the flashing eyes and flowing hair of beautiful women Kuda the barbarian must draw steel against foul sorcery, savage tribesmen and treacherous pirates:
In two titanic tales.
SHADOW OF THE BARBARIAN & TEARS OF THE GODS
Kick-Ass sword & sorcery re-booted for the twenty-first century.