Song of the Elves

Epic fantasy novels and short stories by David Charles Shepherd

Wolves of Winter

I have now completed ‘Kill the King’, the third instalment of Wolves of Winter. Now Thomas and Mallakai will take centre stage as the novel nears completion. Expect fireworks in this explosive finale which will set up a future stand alone adventure for young Thomas as the Wolves are brought into a new era for Rhoderica.

Book 3, Sins of the Father, meanwhile is waiting in the wings as I seek to create an e-book to be proud of. Nearly there.

And we’re just not going to mention my beloved reds.

Up the Elves!


About The Author

Writing has been my main form of escape since a child. Before teaching, I earned a living on a little known national newspaper, before discovering I also had a calling for the classroom. The first embryonic scribbles for Song of the Elves emerged in 2000. I began writing the first trilogy as one continuous manuscript entitled The Summerlands, which I finally completed in the Winter of 2007. In the intervening years, I've been transforming this first draft into three distinct instalments of the saga. "A Shadow Falls" and "The King's Blades" have already seen the light of day. "Sins of the Father" will follow shortly. There will be a second trilogy to complete the saga, which I intend to commence work on in 2012. Book four is entitled "The Lost, The Lonely and the Damned". I have also written a series of short tales entitled The Wolves of Winter, set in Rhoderica before the elves invaded the continent. I will bring this to you in coming months through kindle. I have scripts for a number of stand alone "Wolves" novels. Other projects include a fantasy version of the great John Ford western - The Searchers. I am also half-way through a manuscript for a science fiction novel, entitled The Mirror of His Soul. Time and health permitting, these will all eventually see the light of day.


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