Song of the Elves

Epic fantasy novels and short stories by David Charles Shepherd

Introducing – ‘The Restless Ones’

| February 9, 2015

Well, it’s been a long time in the making, but my next project is now fully evolved and progressing nicely. ‘The Restless Ones’ is my second Tale of Rhoderica, again set in a time before the Elves came to the continent. Set after the events of ‘Wolves of Winter’, this tale of hard men in [...]

A Shadow Falls now free on kindle

| January 1, 2015

For the next five days we’re offering for free on the Kindle store. It’s a great time to get into the saga of the elves if you’ve got a new Kindle for Christmas. Don’t forget to tell your family and friends as well, so that they don’t miss out.

WOW ready to fill your stocking!

| December 23, 2014

The Wolves of Winter A Tale of Rhoderica On sale now through and Amazon kindle. Go on, treat yourself to a bit of sword and sorcery this Christmas…   Phew… after a long break, I’m finally back. It’s been a busy few months since completing the WOW manuscript. A final edit by my dear friend Col [...]

Run with the Wolf pack

| July 14, 2014

WOLVES OF WINTER, COMING SOON! Great news – Wolves of Winter, my prequel of sorts to the Song of the Elves saga, is now complete. I’m currently preparing to launch this new stand alone novel through amazon kindle and for paperback. Three rip-roaring adventure stories are told by the mysterious Mallakai to his grandson [...]


| April 16, 2014

I’m enjoying a little flurry of sales of A Shadow Falls and The King’s Blades on the back of the launch of Book 3, Sins of the Father. Thank you to all who have invested in the SOTE saga over the past few years. If you are reading the tales of Rhoderica for the first [...]

Sins of the Father on Sale Now!

| March 29, 2014

I am delighted to bring you the news that Sins of the Father, Book 3 of the Song of the Elves saga, is now on sale as an e-book via it can also be purchased in paperback from Kirik and Eidur embrace their duties and destinies as the true threat true Rhoderica is revealed. [...]

Song of the Elves Book 3 – Out Now!

| March 24, 2014

I am delighted to announce the publication of Book 3 of the Song of the Elves. Sins of the Father is available now as an e-book through amazon kindle and as a paperback through The book completes the first trilogy of the fantasy saga. It is a bitter sweet moment, as the book was [...]

Wolves of Winter

| February 28, 2014

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 [...]

Long Cold Winter

| February 12, 2014

Work on ‘The Wolves of Winter’ is inching forward. I have nearly completed the climactic scene to the third instalment entitled ‘Kill the King’. Once this is done I will progress onto the final segment featuring Thomas and Mallakai. Its time for young Thomas to take centre stage. I would also like to record the [...]

A Bright New Year

| December 31, 2013

Well, we didn’t quite make it in time to fill your Christmas stocking, but a fine wind prevailing, book three of the Song of the Elves should be sailing towards your kindle early in 2014. I hope you will think it worth the wait. I am very proud of Book 3, which completes the first [...]