Quiz: Find Your Chapterhouse

What Manner of Tressian Knight are You? Take this quiz to discover your allegiance. Challenge your friends and compare notes!

The Story So Far:
The Legacy Trilogy

Enjoyed Legacy of Ash? Looking forward to Legacy of Steel? Need a few prompts to remember the story so far? Don’t worry. I’ve got you covered.

The Realms of Aradane –
An Extract from Eldor Shalamoh’s ‘Historica’

Aradane has a long and complicated history – especially since the close of the Age of Kings, and the collapse of the ancient and honourable Kingdom of Tressia (which was, in fact, only one of these three things). Borders and principalities shifted at an alarming rate following Malatriant’s removal from power. Neighbouring realms gobbled up all manner of Tressian holdings – and continue to do so to this today.

What is Legacy of Steel?

Last time (before I ran out of words) I talked a little about what you can expect from the Legacy Trilogy overall. Now we can dive into the topic I meant to get to before: What is Legacy of Steel?

What is the Legacy Trilogy?

At time of writing, it’s the start of October, officially one of the best months – it’s in autumn, which is an automatic head start – but November’s going to be even better. You see, the first week in November sees the release of Legacy of Steel, second book in the Legacy Trilogy.

Legacy of Steel Cover Reveal

For those that haven’t already seen courtesy of the good folks over at ScifiNow, the cover of Legacy of Steel – the second installment in the Legacy Trilogy – has finally been sighted out in the wild and… it’s another beauty. (Seriously, I’ve been hugely fortunate with my cover art for this series.) As with […]

What’s in the Cards?

Today, we’re going to do some a little bit different. I’m actually slightly ahead of where I want to be with my Work in Progress (Book 3 of the Legacy Trilogy, if you’re interested), so I’ve decided to have a bit of a play. Over the years, I’ve played a lot of the Magic the […]

Talking Tolkien: Heroism

–This is an unrolled, minimally-edited version of my occasional Twitter Threads. You can find others by searching the #TalkingTolkien hashtag over there, or by following me @thetowerofstars.– I’d like to talk about The Lord of the Rings – specifically something that rubbed me wrong about the transition between book & film. A topic I’ve not […]

Giveaway Time!

In celebration of another year of negligible casualties in the field of unusual subterranean happenings (well, we’ve not lost anyone who’ll be missed) I’ve teamed up with Luke Agbaimoni & TubeMapper.com to offer a 2020 Calendar to one lucky UK-based follower of all things Coldharbour. Perfect for lovers of beautiful photography, the London Underground, trains, […]

Buy My Books (Please)

It’s that time of year when we’re all scrambling around looking for gifts for those hard-to-buy-for folk. So in case you’re interesting in the double-whammy of grabbing a cracking read for someone (or for yourself) and supporting me, here’s a handing buying guide, complete with purchase links. Legacy of Ash Okay, this is the big […]