by Marcus Attwater


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“Humans have been telling stories about the elves for hundreds of years. Some of them are silly. Some of them are slanderous. And some of them are true.”


Tales of the Boundaries is a series of fantasy stories about what happens where this and the otherworld meet. This collection contains:


The Ruins of Cair Nynian

A student in Oxford in the 1970s can’t forget the magical world he visited as a child, or the young king who was his best friend there…


The Dancers Under the Hill

At the end of the eighteenth century, in a remote Prussian barony, six sisters dance with the fairies every full moon, until an old soldier uncovers their secret…


Hawkmere: A Fairy Tale

In Regency England, a disgraced elf-lord gets entangled with a scion of the royal family, with unexpected repercussions a hundred years later…