Simon Fairbanks

Biography

Simon's first novel, The Sheriff, was released in March 2014. The following month, it was chosen to participate in the One Big Book Launch. The next book in the series, The Curse of Besti Bori, was released in October 2015.

He has written two short story collections, Breadcrumbs and Boomsticks, each containing a novella set within the world of his fantasy novels.

Simon was also one of ten writers selected for the Ten To One project. Their collaborative efforts resulted in the novel Circ.

Simon studied MA English Literature at the University of Birmingham and has been a member of the Birmingham Writers' Group since 2011. He lives in Birmingham UK with his wife.

Where to find Simon Fairbanks online


Series

Simon's Short Stories
A series of short story collections written by author Simon Fairbanks, where the fantastic, the horrifying and the bizarre cross over into everyday life. Each collection contains a novella set within the world of Simon's fantasy novel The Sheriff.

Breadcrumbs

Price: $4.99 USD.

Boomsticks

Price: $2.99 USD.
Nephos
A series of fantasy novels taking place in Nephos, the world on top of the clouds, where the Twelve Magical Races live in peace and in secret above our own world. Nephos is protected by a team of Sheriffs, who encounter all manner of adventures as they journey across the clouds.

The Sheriff

Price: $4.99 USD.

The Curse of Besti Bori

Price: $4.99 USD.

Books

Boomsticks
Series: Simon's Short Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Boomsticks is the second short story collection by author Simon Fairbanks. Discover fourteen new stories where the fantastic, the horrifying and the bizarre cross over into everyday life. Boomsticks also features a new novella set within the world of Simon's fantasy novel The Sheriff, in which four children find a magical boomstick of their own.
The Curse of Besti Bori
Series: Nephos. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,120. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The jungle cloud of Besti Bori is in quarantine, overrun by monstrous splicers. But when Sheriff Baran visits for a routine inspection, his sky-horse is mysteriously drugged and he plummets into the darkness of the cursed jungle. Now, Sheriff Shaula must lead a team of warrior fairies on a rescue mission to retrieve Baran from the most dangerous place in Nephos.
Breadcrumbs
Series: Simon's Short Stories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,230. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Breadcrumbs is the debut short story collection by author Simon Fairbanks. Horror, fantasy and fairy tales merge in these twenty-one tales traversing all manner of times and worlds, including a new adventure starring Denebola from Simon's fantasy novel The Sheriff. Follow this trail of Breadcrumbs into Simon's imagination and discover stories both dark and wonderful.
The Sheriff
Series: Nephos. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Sheriff Denebola is recruited by young Toby to help rid his village of a winged demon. The demon has tormented the people of Angel's Keep every night for the past week so Denebola vows to capture the creature. However, the demon is not the only shadow cast over Angel’s Keep and Denebola soon finds himself caught up in a mystery where angels, demons, heroes and villains are not all that they seem.

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