Book 1 of the Heart of The World

"Completely absorbing... I just couldn't put it down." - Glen Cook, Author of the Black Company novels

"Farlander turns out to be something special ... The story grips from the astonishing opening sequence to the unexpected conclusion." - The Times

"A truly exceptional book." - David Drake, author of Legions of Fire

"Col Buchanan's debut novel is gripping... Delightfully undermines expectations." - SFX

"A fast-moving novel that, for all its fantasy elements, explosively addresses the universal questions facing any society. " - L.E. Modesitt, Jr, author of Imager's Intrigue

Stands a Shadow

Book 2 of the Heart of The World.

"The novel is nigh-impossible to put down ... even better than the author's debut. Engaging and addictive, Stands a Shadow is one of the best novels I've read this year. " - Civilian Reader

"Like its predecessor, this is fantasy of the highest order - reminiscent of George R.R. Martin. Compelling writing and a pulsing plot. " - Book Geeks

"One of the most refreshing fantasies out there." - SFX

"The story will sneak up on you - yes, like an assassin - and before you realize it, it'll be early in the morning, your eyes will be bloodshot, and tears will be running down your face. I absolutely adored the unconventional hero Ash." - Paul Goat Allen, Barnes & Noble.com

Enter the Heart of the World
Enter the Heart of the World