Stephen Aryan is the award winning fantasy author of the Age of Darkness and Age of Dread trilogies published by Orbit books.

A new duology, set in a brand new world, will be published by Angry Robot Books starting on 8th June 2021 with The Coward.

the coward book cover

Publishers Weekly gave The Coward a starred review and said “Packing in an epic’s worth of action and feeling, this thought-provoking fantasy argues that even the most vicious monster battles are less harrowing than the struggles within men’s souls. This is a knockout.”

Read the full review here



Latest News

11 February – First review of The Coward – Publishers Weekly

21 January – TBRcon 21 – SFF convention January 25th-30th

18 December – December post

16 November – Author Interviews

8 October – The Coward – cover reveal

21 September – Writing and Late Night Talk

8 September – Authors Talking About Writing

17 August – Good and Bad Advice About Writing and Getting Traditionally Published

8 August – That’s a wrap

24 April – Conventions during lockdown

10 April – 5 Cool Comics to Read

4 April – Battlemage on sale – Kindle deals

25 March – It’s my birthday

13 March – New Book Deal