There's power in stories. And power comes at a price. The Stitcher and the Mute, the second instalment in the Tales of Fenest trilogy, will be published in August 2020. The first book, Widow's Welcome, is out now. 'It's rare to find such a richly imagined world about the art of myth and storytelling' CHRISTOPHER FOWLER. 'Like a Philip Pullman rendition of Cloud Atlas. Widow's Welcome is an irresistibly thrilling introduction to a world of stories within stories - and I can't wait for more' TIM MAJOR. 'There is more than meets the eye in this gripping and inventive debut ... Rife with intrigue, deceit and cultural tension' JAMES AITCHESON. 'An utterly absorbing tale set in a fascinating world. A terrific start to the series' MICK FINLAY. 'If you love storytelling, you'll love this' SIMON MORDEN.