Star Minds Chasing Stardom
Two novellas set in the galactic music world: the (auto)biography of Zaphadin, the King of Music, and Stardust Kay-low’s rise to fame when the King gave up his crown. Bonus story: Astrid chasing stardom in the movie business.
The next generation of Star Minds is still out in the galaxy.
Smeraldo e Kyrio
Essere un uomo nel regno di Maadre è dura, soprattutto con la fondatrice, Amazzonia.
Quando Smeraldo viene mandato all’Appartamento della Regina, non si aspetta crudeltà. Solo un mercante straniero può aiutarlo a riprendersi dallo shock.
Ma Amazzonia, che ha quasi duecento anni, non molla.
Un racconto lungo di Terra d’Argento per lettori maturi.
There’s a witch on the loose and she can turn our lives upside down. Samantha enjoys toying with us and she switches bodies at will. That’s the challenge Johnny & Marian, Ciaran & Harith and Pat & Babs have to deal with.
Three novellas with a common denominator: Samantha the witch! Enjoy this humorous tales of body switches.
Kilig the Sword
Kilig’s life story from apprentice of an assassin to retired headmaster, and of the two green-eyed men who stole his heart
Assassins are not all the same, someone prefers the old school from the far south to Godwalkar’s rules. But not Karuna the Sorrowful, who’s been waiting for his savior to take him on as apprentice, so he can become Kilig the Sword – a honorable assassin who would never hurt women or children and has a tendency to fall in love with green-eyed men.
Bonus story: Fighting Monks School – a very young assassin in a fighting monks school
Male Lovers of Silvery Earth
5 stories of male lovers throughout the history of Silvery Earth.
Collection of the novellas “The Death of Queen Amazonia” (1300s), “Saif’s Legacy” (1600s) and “Allan de Sayek” (1700s) and the short story “The Lords of War” (from Tales of the Southern Kingdoms vol.2 – 1500s).
New story: “The Young King”, the first of “More Tales of the Southern Kingdoms” (1400s)
“The Death of Queen Amazonia”
Being a man in the Queendom of Maadre is tough, especially with the founding Queen, Amazonia.
When Smeraldo is called to the Queen’s bed, he doesn’t expect the cruelty awaiting him. Only a foreign merchant can help him to recover from the shock.
But Amazonia, who is almost two-hundred years old, is relentless.
“The young king”
A mighty warrior kills his own general to save the gorgeous young king, and then struggles to keep control over his emotions.
“The Lords of War”
Foreign men, foreign culture; the continued destruction of Akkora. Not a love story.
The southern kingdoms are no more, but the Assassins’ Guild is still there – honorable men who would never hurt women or children. Saif has been living as a woodcutter for fifteen years, but on his deathbed he calls for his former apprentice, Kilig. Saif’s legacy – his son Hakeem – will avenge him, and possibly mend Kilig’s broken heart.
“Allan de Sayek”
A forbidden love. A marriage of interest. A second chance.
An endless love only death can end.
A collection of stories set in the Queendom of Maadre a.k.a. Amazons Country. From the death of Queen Amazonia to shorter stories, meet the only country on Silvery Earth where women rule and men have no voice and no rights. Reprint of “The Death of Queen Amazonia”, “The Slave” (included in Tales of the Southern Kingdoms Volume 1) and Doreen (included in Books of the Immortal – Prequels). The dawn of the Queendom.
New story: The Public Man – or male prostitutes in the Queendom! Leone thinks he has the best job in the country – until he realizes not everybody likes Public Men…
Cover art by Cristina Fabris
More Tales of the Southern Kingdoms
The Southern Kingdoms of Varia consider themselves at the height of civilization. A tour of the southern courts at the time of the Tales of the Southern Kingdoms grandfathers.
“The Gorgeous Prince” with Genn blood finds a blind bride. “The Northern Warrior” upsets the court of the twin kings – and mostly their main heir. “The Jesters” entertain the court of Lakeshi and their lustful king. “Twin Royalty” – an exclusive of Amrendra – and how to deal with it. “The Hooded Man” heads back home to his beloved to find a cruel governor ruling his city. “The King-God of Arquon” decides to be a man instead of a king-god. “The Young King” gets badly hurt during a revolt led by his father’s former general.
Map by Federico Di Stefano.