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DUNGEON GUARDS: a Turn-of-the Century Toughs series ¶ By Dusk Peterson


In the Eternal Dungeon, there are only two types of guards: skilled guards or dead guards. But one guard has been both.

Dungeon Guards is an alternate history series about nineteenth-century prison workers who seek love and companionship as they fight together against danger.

The series is part of the Turn-of-the-Century Toughs cycle. Companion series: The Eternal Dungeon.
 


HOW TO READ THE STORIES

Click on the linked titles of stories to read the free versions, where available. (Information about my free fiction.) For the bookstore versions, click on the appropriate links. Cost of bookstore e-books: Omnibuses $9.99. Novels and story collections $2.99. Short fiction 99c.
 

SERIES CONTENTS



The Awakening (Volume 1 of Dungeon Guards)

Barrett Boyd has awakened from death to a new and baffling life. He knows that he is a guard in the queendom's royal prison, the Eternal Dungeon. But why do the prisoners matter so much to him? Who are these other guards who appear to have claims over him? And how will he survive while he finds his new place in this world?
 
     ¶ Reviews (may include spoilers): The Awakening #1: Inked Rainbow Reviews | Amazon.
     ¶ Publication note: The Awakening #1: The Shining Ones was originally published as a side novelette in the Eternal Dungeon series.


VOLUME CONTENTS

The Shining Ones (multiformat edition | Kindle edition). The Eternal Dungeon is filled with prisoners who shine like the sun.

Shot. Usually the prisoners of the Eternal Dungeon are at risk of dying. On this night, their guards face death. Feed subscriptionUpcoming. To receive notice of e-book publications and free fiction, subscribe to Dusk Peterson's e-mail list or blog. See below for a progress report on upcoming fiction in this series.
 


Maps and series resources

Maps for this series and related series.

Turn-of-the-Century Toughs, a cycle of historical speculative fiction series that includes this series. This page includes resources such as a chronology of major political events in the cycle.

Bibliography for this series:
Masculinity, Crime, and Everyday Life in Victorian and Edwardian Times.

Shared Universes: Works set in the world of The Eternal Dungeon (a companion series) by other authors and artists.
 


Progress report: status of upcoming stories

Updated October 2016. All titles and ordering are tentative at this point.
 

The Awakening (Volume 1).


Underground (Volume 2).


Side stories.


Other stories in the series aren't yet written.
 


Next series in the Turn-of-the-Century Toughs cycle:

[ Michael's House ]



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