Sunday, 9 May 2021

Some reviewers' comments about Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 1

Here are some of the amazon reviewers' comments about Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 1:

"This is an entertaining anthology of new sword and sorcery with a diverse range of unique tales...All in all, an entertaining and fresh new anthology of sword and sorcery! Jim Pitts's cover is really distinctive; moreover, his interior illustrations are delightfully eerie, otherworldly, and evoke that "old school" charm" Jason Ray Carney

"What an enjoyable book. Quality sword and sorcery stories and amazing art by Jim Pitts..." Lonelycitydays

"... A varied collection of stories. Not to be overlooked. And be sure to keep an eye out for Volume Two out next year with more art by Jim Pitts." Richard Fisher

"A fine and delightfully various collection of sword & sorcery tales, deserving of any fan's attention. Nicely edited too - no typos to derail the action." Edgerat

"Excellent collection good to see S&S still going strong!" Archie

The contents of Volume 1 are:

INTRODUCTION - David A. Riley

THE MIRROR OF TORJAN SUL - Steve Lines

THE HORROR FROM THE STARS - Steve Dilks

TROLLS ARE DIFFERENT - Susan Murrie Macdonald

CHAIN OF COMMAND - Geoff Hart

DISRUPTION OF DESTINY - Gerri Leen

THE CITY OF SILENCE - Eric Ian Steele

RED - Chadwick Ginther

THE RECONSTRUCTED GOD - Adrian Cole

The cover and all the interior artwork is by Jim Pitts. 

Volume 2 will be published soon.

amazon.co.uk

amazon.com

Parallel Universe Publications

Wednesday, 5 May 2021

Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 2: Table of Contents

 

We are pleased to announce that the table of contents for Swords & Sorceries: Tales of
Heroic Fantasy Volume 2
has now been finalised. 

Introduction by David A. Riley

The Essence of Dust by Mike Chinn

Highjacking the Lord of Light by Tais Teng

Out in the Wildlands by Martin Owton

Zale and Zedril by Susan Murrie Macdonald

The Amulet and the Shadow by Steve Dilks

Antediluvia: Seasons of the World by Andrew Darlington

A Thousand Words for Death by Pedro Iniguez

Stone Snake by Dev Agarwal

Seven Thrones by Phil Emery

The Eater of Gods by Adrian Cole 

Illustrations inside the book are by Jim Pitts. 

Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 2 will be published within the next few months and will be 270 pages long, compared to 222 pages in Volume 1.

Copies of Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 1 are still available:

  

 

The contents of Volume 1 are:

INTRODUCTION - David A. Riley

THE MIRROR OF TORJAN SUL - Steve Lines

THE HORROR FROM THE STARS - Steve Dilks

TROLLS ARE DIFFERENT - Susan Murrie Macdonald

CHAIN OF COMMAND - Geoff Hart

DISRUPTION OF DESTINY - Gerri Leen

THE CITY OF SILENCE - Eric Ian Steele

RED - Chadwick Ginther

THE RECONSTRUCTED GOD - Adrian Cole

The cover and all the interior artwork is by Jim Pitts. 
 
amazon.co.uk

amazon.com

Parallel Universe Publications

Monday, 3 May 2021

Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 2

We have now sent out all our responses, both acceptances and rejections, to the massive number of submissions sent in for Swords & Sorceries: Tales of Heroic Fantasy Volume 2, and can announce that the total number of stories to be included in volume 2 and the total number of pages have risen: from 8 tales in volume 1 to 10, and from 219 pages to 270. 

The full TOC will be announced as soon as all the contracts have been returned by the writers.