Black Bargain
A Wars of Light and Shadow short story

Toler was insolent, a liar, and a cheat, convicted for smuggling and facing a sentence of convict labor. But when the Fellowship Sorcerer Davien lays claim to his punishment, his scapegrace traits will entangle his fate with the most dangerous conspiracy in Third Age history.

Available as an e-book exclusively in the Maitz and Wurtz Studio Shop. This short story is best appreciated after completing Stormed Fortress.


E-Book cover, © Janny Wurts

This short story was printed in the anthology, Evil is a Matter of Perspective: An Anthology of Antagonists.


edited by Adrian Collins and Mike Myers
Grimdark Magazine, 2017

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