D.P. Prior
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D.P. Prior

D.P. Prior was born in Eastbourne in the south of England, spent a few years in Australia, and now lives in Florida, USA. A former actor, musician, psychiatric nurse, personal trainer, and fiction editor, he now writes full-time.

Prior is a student of the Sweet Science, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and Weight Lifting. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Drama, Classics, and Medieval History (focusing on the Crusades, the Knights Templar, and the Cistercians in England & Wales).

Influences include: David Gemmell, Stephen R. Donaldson, Michael Moorcock, R.E. Howard, Lin Carter, L. Sprague du Camp, Mary Doria Russell, G.K. Chesterton, Joe Abercrombie, and Bernard Cornwell.


D.P. Prior is represented by Laurie McLean (www.fuseliterary.com)

His latest novel, Sorcerers' Isle (2018) is published by Audible Studios.


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Blog: www.dpprior.blogspot.com

Twitter: @NamelessDwarf

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Please feel free to reach out to D.P. Prior at: derekpprior[at]gmail.com

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    • Sorcerers' Isle

    • By: D. P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Steven Pacey
    • Length: 14 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Centuries ago, the Isle of Branikdür was mysteriously abandoned by the ruling Hélum Empire. Ever since, rival clans have battled for supremacy at the bidding of their sacred sorcerers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By Larry Hills on 04-08-18

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Against the Unweaving: Shader

    • First Trilogy, Volume 1
    • By: D P Prior
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 41 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 61
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    Plague strikes the city of Sarum, and the dead rise from their graves. The liche, Dr. Cadman, has discovered a long-hidden artifact and perverted its power for his own selfish ends....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great world building of epic proportions

    • By P.M. Prior on 08-04-15

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    • Sword of the Archon

    • Shader, Book 1
    • By: D.P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 12 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
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    As events spiral out of control, and Creation itself hangs by a thread, the paradox at the heart of Shader’s life may just be the last desperate hope of all the worlds....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Archon's Assassin

    • Shader, Book 4
    • By: D.P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 18 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
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    As the battle for supremacy comes to a head, Shadrak is given a new order by the mysterious Archon: kill his closest living friend, the Nameless Dwarf....

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    • By Meghan Monique on 12-11-17

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Dead or Alive

    • A Novella of Shadrak the Unseen
    • By: D.P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Ian Fisher
    • Length: 4 hrs and 43 mins
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    Shadrak the Unseen should have known better. Stealing from one wizard on behalf of another was the sort of job he'd sworn never to take....

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    • Husk

    • A Maresman Tale
    • By: D.P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jebediah Skayne has been hunting husks his entire adult life, but there's something different about the trail leading to the fishing town of Portis on the shores of the Chalice Sea....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • MARESMAN = NIGHTMARE MEN

    • By Jim "The Impatient" on 10-27-16

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    • Ward of the Philosopher

    • Shader: Origins
    • By: D. P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 1 hr and 47 mins
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    Deacon Shader is a child out of time, removed as a baby from his ancient-world parents and raised on the Isle of Maranore. On his seventh birthday....

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    • The Attic

    • By: Derek Prior
    • Narrated by: Elizabeth Klett
    • Length: 46 mins
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    It was the place they stored the junk no one wanted anymore: discarded toys, baby clothes, and ancient secrets from forgotten generations....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
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    • By patti on 12-31-17

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    • The Seventh Horse

    • Shader Origins, Book 2
    • By: D.P. Prior
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 1 hr and 39 mins
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    For centuries no one had heard a peep out of Verusia, the dark stain at the heart of the Templum's empire....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Buy the book if you want the story.

    • By Fred on 10-10-16

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Unweaving

    • Shader Series, Book 3
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    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 15 hrs and 30 mins
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    Shader has failed, and Sektis Gandaw now holds all the pieces of the statue of Eingana....

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