Releases

Below, you’ll find the list of all the Tellest books that have released, as well as the upcoming books that have yet to release.  The books are separated by their respective subseries.

The Child of the Stars Trilogy

The Bindings of Fate

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Heroes Will Rise. Cities Will Fall. 

The realm of Tellest is filled with bloodlust, greed and violence. Long has the world been thrust into turmoil, driven by the insatiable urge of man’s conquest, and whatever rewards can be earned from the end of a blade.

But so, too, are the lands a place of courage, valor and sacrifice. Brave men and women across the world will stand up to the tyranny of the power-hungry kings, or be swept away by it.

Kaos Kreegan is a man haunted by memories of the past. To survive in the harsh world that evolves around him, he needs to rely on his wits and his friends to bring evil to justice, and avenge the wrongs that have been done to him. Along the way, he will discover that Tellest carries many surprises – and so does he.

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As Darkness Falls

War continues. Life finds a way. 

Though the glorious city of Atalatha stands, turmoil still engulfs the whole of Raleigh. Blacklehn remains determined in its quest to ruin the city of wonders, and employs new allies to help meet that end.

Meanwhile, Kaos Kreegan learns that his fate is not meant to be a peaceful one. New allies and old friends alike will stand beside him as he sets out to protect his fair city against some of the most ferocious creatures in existence.

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The Enemy Within

TEW Title MockupScars appear. Hope remains. 

With Atalatha safe from the encroaching darkness of the north, its denizens celebrate the rise of a bright new day. Still, not everyone is content with the price of victory. Kaos Kreegan has dissapeared, and dark forces continue to look for him.

While excavating the burial site of a forgotten hero, the dwarf Miter Coldwhistle unleashes an ancient evil that threatens the very planet. When Retrus O’Ryan, wielding the mighty gauntlet Azaros, crosses paths with Miter, the future of Tellest lies in unsteady hands.

Meanwhile, Christopher Linus and Steel Tip journey north to the opposing country of Blacklehn. The city of Clifton is said to have been destroyed, and they need to see the truth with their own eyes. Before long, just surviving the harsh country is an adventure in itself.

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The Ancestral Magic Series

Mageborn

MageBorn_TitlingAdelia Kreegan led a normal life until the day her family was viciously torn from her. The miracle of her escape is the curse that haunts her daily. She seeks refuge in the shadows of the nearby city of Viscosa, but an intrinsic ability has brought curious eyes to her.

Gaston Camlann is a sage that can show her how to harness her innate powers. Intrigued by the young woman, he offers to teach her the arcane arts. Throughout their lessons, he will teach her what it means to be a true mage, and the dangers that lie on that road.

In this prequel tale to the Tellest trilogy, The Child of the Stars, we learn about Kaos Kreegan’s sister after the tragedy that struck their family. You can read this tale out of order with The Bindings of Fate and the other books in the trilogy, but you may find it more interesting to read those novels first.

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Transformed

Adelia Kreegan’s tutelage continues under the great sage of Forsynthia, Gaston Camlann. The young apprentice makes strides with her lessons, and develops a rapport with her mentor. Finally, peace seems to come to Adelia.

Everything changes when Lucinda arrives at the keep.

The new arrival, a talented sorceress in her own right, sends flirtations and salacious remarks toward the sage. Instead of succumbing to embarrassment, Gaston employs Lucinda in order to further Adelia’s training. But when the mischievous woman ends up taking a magical joke too far, a new question remains before the magicians of Forsynthia. Will things ever be the same?

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The Thunderfury Saga

Son of the Storm

Son_of_the_Storm_TitlingThe dwarves of Clan Thunderfury toiled away at the dirt beneath the Goldenscale Cliffs. Day by day, they mined the stone and by night they drank away their aches and pains with a mug of frothy mead or ale. All the while, Dorn Thunderfury felt the outcast among his people. More comfortable among the grass and clean air than the mines below, he was often relegated to banal tasks.

His whole world was shaken by the appearance of the human babe upon the hammer of their ancient king. But when Bolt was adopted by the clan, under his care, his place in it was ought to change.

When Dorn sat down to tell the tales of his son, they often grew in size and shape. Though there were bound to be some inconsistencies, one thing was true: Even among the dwarves, Bolt was a hero.

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Lord of Thunder

Following his capture by the villainous Tarsonian army, Bolt Thunderfury resigns to his fate in a cell. But when Kazin, a monk from Numasa, is brought into the prison, hope is restored.

Bolt regales his fellow prisoner with the story of how he first became a hero—a tale involving dark elves, birdfolk and frost giants.

Meanwhile, Kazin works on a plan to free them both from Tarson’s grasp.

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The Tinker’s Tales

The Tinker’s Tale

Maximus Xanders, visionary of Atalatha and legendary Knight of Virtue, has just finished his greatest invention. Though known for his technological marvels in weaponry and strategies, his latest venture has a more personal touch. Built in secrecy, the innovation is spied by an unlikely guest. A trade is agreed upon: in exchange for silence on the matter, Maximus will tell a tale of his own meager beginnings.

Decades earlier, when Maximus was a boy just reaching manhood, he longed for a different life. Living among the countryside, his family was everything, with the exception of a passion for tinkering. When his father brought home Charcoal, a stubborn, massive horse, Maximus could never have predicted the friendship that would form, or the bond that would be a part of him for the rest of his life.

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Stealing Seramore

Maximus Xanders has taken on a new protégé in Samuel Ulden. When he takes the lad to the fields to test out his newest invention, he regales him in the story of an epic heist that he and his friends imposed on the wondrous city of Seramore. Along the way, they uncovered a plot that spanned the entire country. Their noble intentions urged them to act, and they found themselves embroiled in more disorder than they could have expected.

Releases in 2019

 

 

 

 

The Dreamwalker Saga

Awake

The dreamplague grips the elves of Tellest. It is the one thing that threatens their immortality beyond the tip of a sword, or the dancing flames upon the fingers of a hostile wizard.

For eighteen years, Venathryn has been afflicted with the dreamplague. Slowly it has been festering in her mind, wreaking irrevocable damage to her in a place of supposed reverie. Finally having enough, her family employs the services of Maravek, the dreamwalker. Together, the two elves will find what horrors haunt Venathryn’s dreams, and they will discover just how reliable our dreams are when they are plagued by guilt and regret.

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Arise

With the elves of Aven’adiel safe behind him, Maravek, the Dreamwalker, looks forward. Together with his new companion, Vandelas, he journeys to the immense city of Versali-Virai, where word of a new nightmare has reached his ears. Citizens are suffering from horrible dreams, if they wake at all.

Maravek’s quest is made more difficult by the investigation of a vigilante named Faradorn, who has his own idea of who is responsible for the ill occurrences in the city.

Old friends and new faces alike reach out to the Dreamwalker for aid, but what does Maravek do when he’s faced with his own nightmare along the way?

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Tales of the Fall

The Fall

The_Fall_FinalIcarus must intervene before a wicked ritual is completed, or humanity will be banished from the world of Tellest forevermore.  But his people, the elves, have determined that humans are too dangerous to share the realm.  How can he protect the friends that he has made without betraying his race?

Samael is a man scorned whose only desire is to enact vengeance on those who have wronged him.  However, his involvement is the deciding factor in the call to banish humanity.  For the sake of all the races of Tellest, he must work with Icarus to put a halt to the foul dealings.

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The Maelstrom

When Icarus Callatuil failed to halt the ritual to banish mankind, it did away with more than just humanity. With magic faded from Tellest, all of the elves have lost the powers they’ve been known for. What’s worse, the magic can no longer protect the world from unseen forces. With Shandranar fallen from the sky, and the oceans swelling with malevolent force, it seems that no one is safe. But what no one expects is that as the humans were ripped from the world, a new race prepares to invade.

See how the world of Tellest changed in this flashback story, thousands of years ago.

Releases in 2019

 

 

The Cat of the Kehara Series

Dragonspeaker

Kaiyonani knows what it’s like to be a cat of the Kehara desert. The harsh sands around her tribe’s oasis are hot and savage, and there are enemies abound throughout the region. The one thing her people had to rely on was their fierce dragon ally, Iraneth.

But now, the dragon is dead.

Kaiyonani’s grandfather fulfilled the role of dragonspeaker. It is a title that is passed down from one kaja to the next, though it usually changes hands because a mortal has died—not one of the majestic winged creatures they call friend. The next dragonspeaker has been named, and to everyone’s surprise, it is Kaiyonani who is destined to take up the mantle. She must venture across the desert, to lands unknown in order to make the bond with her own dragon companion,

But can she survive the cruel wilderness and dangerous creatures that call Saveon and the Kehara Desert home?

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More books in this series are on the way.

The Silver Serpent Chronicles

Silver Serpent

Everything is about to change.

There is a legend in the archipelago of Ippius known as The Silver Serpent: a vigilante who protects the country and the surrounding islands. The legend is very real—a symbol of justice in Argos, but also a hero who remains in the shadows until whenever they are needed. The Silver Serpent protects those who cannot protect themselves, and prevents evil from going forth unchecked.

But who protects the Silver Serpent when she can’t protect herself? When the vigilante is injured, it falls to her young ally to step forward and fight to achieve everything the hero stands for. He doesn’t understand the depth of that mission until he a phenomenon washes over his city, turning ordinary citizens into people with real power. It is up to him to do what he can to keep Argos safe, whatever the cost.

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More book sin this series are on the way.

 

The Heart of the Forest Saga

Heart of the Forest

Kelvin has left his country behind.  His mentor, the elf Icarus Callatuil, has prepared him for a journey to Draconis, where old allies will be able to better train him for the hardships he is sure to endure in his life.  But when he arrives on those distant shores, he discovers that the elves of Cefen’adiel may need him as much as he needs them.

A darkness arises in the forest in southern Daltain, and Tarenda, queen of the elves, decides that a stranger to the lands such as Kelvin can better serve their purposes as an investigator.

What will Kelvin do when he must trade his training exercises for real dangers?

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More book sin this series are on the way.

 

Short Story Anthologies

Tales of Tellest

Seventeen stories from the world of Tellest are bound in these pages, including five novellas. Four storytellers come together to tell stories of mystery and intrigue, all wrapped in a veil of fantasy.

Enter a world where magic permeates the very air that people breathe. Tellest is a place where the country is as vast and beautiful as it is dangerous, the cities are wondrous and brimming with possibilities, and everything in between is touched by an otherworldly quality. These short stories and novellas will serve as delightful introductions to this up-and-coming fantasy universe.

Tales of Tellest is an affordable way to enter the Tellest universe.  It bundles many stories at a much cheaper price than gathering them individually.  Tales of Tellest Includes includes the following stories:

Keeper of the Void
The Littlest Kobold
Mageborn
Becoming a Man
The Bubbles
The Tinker’s Tale
Fallen
Midwinter Requiem
Awake
Practical Warrior
Touched
The Fall
Dream No More
Remembered in Gold
Son of the Storm
Blessings and Curses
A Most Unusual Patriot

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