Blackguards Book 01: Brigands Anthology

No one is safe from the schemes of those who lurk in the city's underworld—those who prey on the weak and naive.


Choose Your Version: Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback

Creator: Edited by Melanie R. Meadors & Alana Joli Abbott
Category: Anthology
Age Range: 16+
Vibes: Assassins, Treachery, Danger, Thief, Fantasy

In Short: A sorted selection of stories about those who commit captivating crimes.

What's It About: Delve into the shadows of the city's criminal underbelly, where treachery knows no bounds and danger lurks around every corner. Within the pages of this anthology, you'll discover thirteen captivating tales of intrigue, murder, and revenge, crafted by bestselling and award-winning authors like Bradley P. Beaulieu, Jean Rabe, Lian Hearn, Anton Strout, Zin E. Rocklyn, and more.


Melanie R. Meadors - Editor
Melanie R. Meadors (she/they) is the author of fantasy stories where heroes don't always carry swords and bad guys often lose to nerds who study their weaknesses. She’s been known to befriend wandering garden gnomes, do battle with metal-eating squirrels, and has been called a superhero on more than one occasion. Her fiction has appeared in various magazines and anthologies, and she has edited multiple anthologies. She's co-owner of Mechanical Muse where she writes and edits content for roleplaying games.

Alana Joli Abbott - Editor
Editor, proofreader, author, and game designer with 20+ years of experience in science fiction, fantasy, and children's nonfiction.