When the bus of a group of high school students crashes, they are left stranded in the dark forest. They soon discover that they have to fight for survival against terrifying blood-thirsty creatures... More > of the night! Will any of the pupils and teachers survive the night of terror?< Less
Lurk is a barbarian from the Western continent bent on a quest that has carried him across the sea to the tyrannical Romany Empire in search of his lost love. Along the way he lies, cheats, and runs... More > away; and if by some chance any derring-do gets done, it’s not his fault.< Less
Inigo 'Lurk' FitzGibbons is a barbarian from the Western Continent, come to the Romany Empire seeking his lose love. Along the way, he stumbles into trouble, sticks his nose where it doesn't belong,... More > helps people in distress, and generally keeps getting dragged into problems that aren't his.
Gathering an eclectic band of companions who don't have anything better to do, Lurk wanders across the Romany Empire, getting lost, getting rich, getting bankrupt, getting chased by huge things with teeth and unhappy people with swords.
But through it all, Lurk keeps his sense of humor, his singular morals and honor, and of course, his hat.< Less
“It’s you!” She stood up and backed away, pointing accusingly at Orchil. “You’re doing this to me! You’re using some form of... of... magic.” What else could... More > explain it? A spell, a curse, an inexplicable phenomenon. Magic!
Orchil laughed. “You really that stupid? I thought you followed the great god, Science? Sit, girl, sit and let me tell you how the trick was done. And that’s a rare thing, a Shaman explaining their magic, so you better listen well!”
An environmental activist with the power to control the elements
A xeno-anthropologist Gate Tech seeking to learn the secrets of an alien race
A shape changing fey playing havoc in a nightclub.
These are just some of the characters that live in the shadows of the secret worlds that surround us. Discover their stories in this enthralling anthology. Embrace the lurking miscellany.< Less