Robert E. Vardeman

Biography

Robert E. Vardeman has published more than 100 novels and scores of short stories in his 40 year career. He writes fantasy, sf, mysteries, steampunk and high-tech thrillers in addition to westerns both traditional and weird. Jackson Lowry and Karl Lassiter are two of those awards-nominated pen names.

He worked as an instructor for Longridge Writers Institute from 2006 until 2014. He has been on the editorial staff for FSWA award-winning fantasy football magazines since 2007 and has co-edited anthologies (with Scott Phillips) Career Guide to Your Job in Hell and (with Joan Spicci Saberhagen) Golden Reflections. In addition to being a mentor for graduate level writing students at Arizona State University, he works on the staff of www.22Literary.com

He lives in Albuquerque, NM and enjoys the high-tech hobby of geocaching.

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Books

Beasts of the Mist
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,080. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
BEASTS OF THE MIST chronicles a perilous journey through seas of magical beasts, enchanted lovers and all with a kingdom's fate in the balance.
Blade of the Conqueror
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Lijena Farleigh, possesses the Sword of Kwerin Bloodhawk--and with it in her grasp, controls the fate of an entire continent. Freebooters Davin Anane and Goran One-eye battle demons alongside her to defeat the one known as the Blackheart and to put the sorely injured Prince Felrad on Raemllyn's throne. Magicks and monsters stand in their way. Can justice ever prevail when fighting such evil?
Death's Acolyte
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
DEATH'S ACOLYTE is a tale of love, war and the ancient, mystical weapon that triumphs over everything--except betrayal. Can love conquer steel?
For Crown and Kingdom
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,000. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Rightful king. Usurper.. One will live and one will die--and by Lijena Farleigh's hand the fate of a kingdom is sealed.
The Jewels of Life
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Davin Anane has lost his best friend, Goran One-Eye, who returned home to an alternate plane of existence. While happy for his stalwart battle companion, Davin finds life challenging without him. Once the greatest thief in all Raemllyn, his light-fingered talents have waned as he defeated a tyrant. But he finds an unexpected, comely companion willing—to aid him. The final adventure begins!
Tombs of A'bre
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,580. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
To open the Tombs of A'bre, to accept immortality, Davin must come to grips with losing forever a friend and staunch battle-companion.
Gateway to Rust and Ruin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,340. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Sir Francis Barstow has unlimited funds from the alchemist's dream--he can transmute lead into gold with a special ray confined to a Cornish coal mine. To exhaust generated fumes from the electrical equipment, he uses a strange black portal only a foot in diameter--the portal opens onto an entire new dimension, the World of Rust.
A Yoke of Magic
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Being heir to the throne of a mighty kingdom can be deadly, even if Davin Anane wants nothing to do with it. He and his giant Challing companion Goran One-eye are enmeshed in magic and steel as they fight not only usurpers but would-be gods and Davin's magically driven lady, Lijena. Danger lurks at every turn, but they are as driven by love and friendship as Lijena is by the demon possessing her
Blood Fountain
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Even the demonic Faceless Ones quake at mention of master mage Lorennion's Blood Fountain, yet there lovely Lijena Farleigh is magic-bound to go. Davin Anane and his changeling companion Goran One-Eye are powerless to stop her and can only hold the demon hordes at bay as Lijena discovers the secret of . . . the Blood Fountain. BLOOD FOUNTAIN is a tale of horrific demons, unthinkable magic
The Flame Specter
Series: The Accursed. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,450. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The world hangs in the balance, threatened by the magicks unleashed by the Flame Specter. Brion Rouwen fights but is not mage enough--but the strange girl, Finola, is. Her spells control the world and all its workings. But will even such power be enough? The Flame Specter brings the ACCURSED trilogy to a dangerous and unexpected finale.
Legion of the Air
Series: The Accursed. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Exiled queens. Diabolical wizards commanding elemental demons. Brion Rouwen must face them all while trying to lift the curse of immortality--and the touch of death--laid upon him in the exciting second novel in the Accursed trilogy, Legion of the Air.
To Demons Bound
Series: Swords of Raemllyn. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
TO DEMONS BOUND, the first of nine volumes in the SWORDS OF RAEMLLYN series by Robert E Vardeman and Geo W Proctor brings you Davin Anane and his giant other-worldly friend Goran One-Eye in their battle to hold back gathering dark powers. Davin's lover, Lijena, is possessed by a fearsome demon that forces her to commit unspeakable acts, but can anyone save her from herself?
Lord of Death and Life
Series: The Accursed. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,800. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Lord of Death and Life Brion Rouwen has lost everything. In the blink of an eye. His occupation, his honor, and the woman he loves have been replaced with a curse far beyond even his darkest reckoning: not only can he not die, everyone he loves will perish.
The Jade Demons Quartet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 256,890. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Kesira Minette is a nun turned out from her cloister by the fearsome jade rains. Her only companions are a talking bird and a tongueless boy who cannot control his shapeshifting into a wolf. Together they must defeat the magic-using, insane Jade Demons and preserve the world--even if it costs them their lives...and more.
The Quaking Lands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,330. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When Kesira's patron is brutally murdered, she and companions Zolkan, a magical talking bird, and shape-shifter Molimo embark on a quest of revenge that turns into something more. They find their battles transcend mere vengeance. If they fail, all of humankind will become slaves of the loathsome Jade Demons.

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