For the Crown and the Dragon (ebook)

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Get ready to be transported to a world of magic and adventure in For the Crown and the Dragon, a thrilling fantasy novel set in a world unlike any you’ve encountered before.

In a world where Europe is plagued by enchanted forests known as the Tumble, where sorcerers and beastmen roam free, Taliesin, a low-born officer, must lead his band of cut-throats and thieves into battle against all odds. With murderers from the worst gutters in the Realm marching behind him and the forces of the mainland against him, Taliesin will face the ultimate test of his strength and resolve as he battles his way across the demon-haunted landscape.

This is not just a story about a man fighting for his life and his honor, it’s a tale about the power of the human spirit in the face of impossible odds. With action, magic, and a touch of darkness, For the Crown and the Dragon is a must-read for fans of epic fantasy and adventure.

So, grab your sword and join Taliesin on his journey to the face of hell itself!


It is the final years of the 18th century, but a world which few would recognise. The people of Europe shelter in small islands of safety, havens from the enchanted wilderness – the strange boundless forests people call the Tumble.

It is across this demon-haunted landscape that the low-born officer Taliesin must lead his men, caught up in the deadliest of intrigues while fighting wars for a noble class which despises him.

With vicious murderers from the worst gutters in the Realm marching behind him, and the forces of the most powerful nations of the mainland arrayed against him, the odds are stacked against Taliesin. Heavily.

Yet he will fight on, battling armies, sorcerers, assassins, beastmen and cross into the face of hell itself.

Not for loyalty, or grudging respect for his scheming monarch – not even for the small mountain of silver the Island Queen has promised him if he succeeds.

But because fighting is all he and his pressed band of cut-throats and thieves have ever known.

The first part of the Triple-Realm duology (the second and final part is The Fortress in the Frost).

1 Review for For the Crown and the Dragon (ebook)

  1. 4 out of 5


    I read this novels back in the 1990s and loved it. I was always a little sad that the second novel took so long to come out, but it is here now and it finishes the adventure off with a flourish.

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