The Wicked Wolves of Windsor and other fairytales

“Feminist fairytales, timeless stories.”

Inspired by original fairytales, themes of light and dark, old and new, are combined in this collection of six short stories.

“A Dash of Magic, and a Hint of Wicked.”


The Wicked Wolves of Windsor and other fairytales, collection

Meet a horse that tells only lies, wolves who speak of curses, and a magical raven who utters riddles. From the landscapes of medieval castles, modern skyscrapers, and Regency ballrooms, this short story collection features strong female leads and women saving themselves.

“A literary glass of bourbon after a long day.”

A powerful debut book by Byrd Nash.

WARNING: This collection draws upon the original fairytale source material and some stories are Grimm-esque. 17+ is recommended.


The Wicked Wolves of Windsor

“I’m not going to eat you,” said the wolf as he kept pace with the bicycle. “I only want to talk.”

Between the wicked wolves of the Wild Hunt and her violent father, Doireann needs all of her wits to survive. A dark retelling of Red Riding Hood in a magical fantasy England, post WWI.

The Queen’s Favorite

Feeling the rough scaliness of his hand, the queen could only whisper, “The witch lies, sire. Who knows what mischief she wanted to cause between us?”

Queen Elaine and her talking horse must speak the truth to free themselves from a monster. An empowering tale of surviving domestic violence set in a medieval landscape.

A Society of Heartless Women

Murder, betrayal, and revenge is in fashion in this Jane Austen horror satire set in Regency Bath, England.

Granny Starseed

Between drownings and gunfire, when will granny leave? A hippy witch and her talking raven upset the lives of her family when she comes to visit their suburban home.

This is a pre-story about Logan and his family when he was a child (College Fae series).

Milking Time

A magical fantasy set in Regency England, where a not-so-ordinary farm girl duels a sorcerer.

The Prince Learns a Lesson

A graduate student is given an impossible task: transform a spoiled prince within three days. A contemporary magical fairytale.


  • Full-length book of six short stories/novellas
  • Recommended 17+ age
  • epub and mobi formats available for download
  • Publisher ‏: ‎ Rook and Castle Press (May 17, 2019)
  • Language ‏: ‎ English

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