Song of the Elves

Epic fantasy novels and short stories by David Charles Shepherd

Mastering Fantasy

| October 17, 2011

Terry Pratchett once wrote that if you are attempting to write fantasy, one of the most important things to do is to make sure that you do not just read fantasy as your literary diet. The theory goes that no matter how fantastical your world, the laws that govern all elements of that world and [...]

King’s Blades Trade

| September 15, 2011

It’s official – you can now get your hands on a swish, high-quality trade paperback of The King’s Blades.  For those of you without a Kindle, who’ve just read the first instalment and are eagerly awaiting the next, the book is available now from For the collectors amongst you who enjoyed it as an [...]