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To kill an heir is to claim their power. But at what cost? As the khan's fiercest headhunters, brothers Subei and Bataar are feared across the steppe. When they're struck by lightning from a freak storm, however, they awake to find unnatural powers growing within them. And what's more, they're not alone. All across the land other "heirs of the ancestors" have been imbued with these powers. Som... read more
Nine Parts Bluster and Other Stories is a potent mix of madness, myth, and murder, with a sprinkling of black humor.A monster of legend stalks the shadows, surrounded by rumors as abundant as the slashed and torn corpses it leaves in its wake. It's wonderful news, assuming you're Senesio Suleiman Zhao, famed monster hunter, Champion of the People, and murderous egotist.It's the place of lesser... read more
The ancestors thought the curse would humble him. They were wrong. The first ten years of Harper's century of torturous unlife have made him more defiant than ever. With rumors on the winds of a sword that can kill even the undead, he sees his chance to end the curse and spite the ancestors one last time.
Honor be damned, there’s glory at stake.It is the duty of great men to explore the wild unknown, to go where others will not. Harper fancies himself just such a man as he leads an expedition into the perilous Ghairkhan range. Often called the "Garden of Giants," it is a sacred land meant only for the honored spirits of the ancestors, or so say the locals. But it’s the place of lesser men to fe... read more
He'd always tried to do right by others, but the time for that was long past.Freshwater clams are the newest craze in the imperial capitol at Ba Seng. Far from the grand city, Jao scratches out a peaceful living harvesting the delicacy from the ever-dark of the Murkwater. But when his companions are slaughtered, and he's taken captive to serve their murderers with his culinary talents, it isn'... read more
Any aspirations of honest work were long behind him. Exile had that effect on a man.Chen's classical education had taught him a great many things. How to read and write, to calculate numbers, to record history, and even to interpret the mysteries of poetry and philosophy. What it hadn't taught him, however, was how to lie, cheat, and steal. A shame, then, that he was working for the biggest li... read more
A monster stalks the ever-dark of Murkwater swamp. A creature of nightmare made flesh. Though no one has properly seen it, the rumors about it are as abundant as the slashed and torn corpses it leaves in its wake. It’s wonderful news, assuming, of course, that you’re Senesio Suleiman Zhao, famed monster hunter, Champion of the People, and murderous egotist. “Nine Parts Bluster” is a dark fanta... read more
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Best-selling ghostwriter (primary source for BBC drama 'DOING MONEY'), novelist, journalist. Writing crime fiction, black comedy, memoir.
Novelist with over forty books in print with major publishers. Creative Writing teacher. Latest book: DEEP WAR, St. Martin's Press, 2018.