Appointment With The Spider King

      Ross Dupree
Appointment With The Spider King

A Tales Of Correndrum Short Story (12,000 words) - Rickard considers himself to be the most daring thief in Correndrum, and he lives up to his own opinion by executing his heists with confidence and panache. But when he executes the boldest robbery of his career at the mansion of a wealthy merchant, Rickard learns a secret that threatens some of the most powerful men in the kingdom.A Tales Of Correndrum Short Story (12,000 words) - Rickard considers himself to be the most daring thief in Correndrum, and he lives up to his own opinion by executing his heists with confidence and panache. So far he's managed to survive even his wildest schemes through a mix of careful preparation and blind luck. But more than once he's found himself in situations where his best hope was to follow his personal motto, "The only way out is forward."When he executes the boldest robbery of his career at the mansion of the wealthiest merchant in the city, Rickard learns a secret that threatens some of the most powerful men in the kingdom. He'll need more than his own wits and luck to save his hide this time!.
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    Midnight On Frostveil Mountain

      Ross Dupree
Midnight On Frostveil Mountain

A Tales Of Correndrum Short Story - Amund is the sheriff of the frontier mountain town Barrindal. After a band of vicious bandits wipes out nearby farming families, Amund has no choice but to round up a few reliable men and hunt the killers down. Armed with their swords and their courage, they pursue the deadly gang into the forest, heading to a terrible confrontation at Frostveil Mountain.A Tales Of Correndrum Short Story (6800 words) - Amund, Sheriff of the frontier mountain town Barrindal, finds himself left to his own resources when the town's garrison is called away. After a new band of vicious bandits takes advantage of the moment to wipe out nearby farming families, Amund has no choice but to round up the few reliable men in town and hunt the killers down. Armed with their swords and their courage, Amund and his men pursue the deadly gang into the forest, heading to a terrible confrontation at Frostveil Mountain.
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    The King Of Birds

      Ross Dupree
The King Of Birds

A Tales Of Correndrum Novelette - Cassian is the most promising alchemist's apprentice in Correndrum. When his master sends him to find the rare ingredients needed for an experiment, Cassian enlists the beautiful harvester Sera as his guide to a remote mountain forest. He soon learns that there is more to Sera than he suspected, and an unusual magical gift leads them both on a grand adventure.A Tales Of Correndrum Novelette (16,700 words) - Cassian is the most promising alchemist's apprentice in Correndrum, but his daily routine of scrubbing flasks and drying herbs is not the adventure he had in mind when he began his studies. When Master Linus sends him out to find the rare ingredients needed for a grand experiment, Cassian leaps at the chance to get out of the lab. He enlists the beautiful harvester Sera as his guide to a remote mountain forest.Cassian soon learns that there is much more to Sera than he suspected, and she shows him the secrets and the beauty of the world outside the city.The two encounter a wandering magician deep in the woods, out on a quest of his own. The strange old man gives them a rare magical gift that leads to a greater adventure than either of them had expected!
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