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The Gallows Black

The Gallows Black


A novella set in Sam Syke’s fantasy world, which begins with Seven Blades in Black, where an outcast mage is caught between two warring empires.


For more from Sam Sykes, check out:

Seven Blades in Black

The Affinity for Steel Trilogy
Tome of the Undergates
Black Halo
The Skybound Sea

Bring Down Heaven
The City Stained Red
The Mortal Tally
God’s Last Breath
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Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy / Fiction / Fantasy / Epic

On Sale: May 28th 2019

Price: $2.99 / $3.99 (CAD)

Page Count: 64

ISBN-13: 9780316363594

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Praise

"Action fantasy with soul -- albeit a small, dirty, funny soul."—Brent Weeks on The City Stained Red
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"Insouciant, unrepentant and irrepressible adventures in a powder keg of a city. And that's just how the story begins."—Robin Hobb on The City Stained Red
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"Sam Sykes continues to reinvent the fantasy adventuring party in a vibrant world of rude magic and good intentions gone bad. Bold and exuberant, never cynical, Sykes fights the good fight on behalf of rich fantasy that nonetheless refuses to apologize for being kick-ass fun."—Scott Lynch on The City Stained Red
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"Sykes has put the fun back in fantasy with fantastic creatures and a lovable crew of malcontents. The City Stained Red is like David Eddings meets Conan the Barbarian."—Brian McClellan on The City Stained Red
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"Excitement, vivacity, and sly wit... simply impossible not to enjoy."—RT Book Reviews (4.5 Stars) on The City Stained Red
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"An entertaining blend of classic adventure and inventive inspiration."—Juliet E. McKenna, author of The Thief's Gamble, on The City Stained Red
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"Playful language, distinctly drawn characters, and a cavalcade of action."—SF Signal on The City Stained Red
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