The Courts of the Feyre
Books in series4
Abridged/Unabridged
(4.1 based on 231 ratings)
  • 1
    Sixty-One Nails: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 1 | Mike Shevdon

    Sixty-One Nails: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Mike Shevdon
    • Narrated By Nigel Carrington
    Overall
    (104)
    Performance
    (97)
    Story
    (96)

    There is a secret war growing beneath the streets of London. The immense Sixty-One Nails follows Niall Petersen, from a suspected heart attack on the London Underground, into the hidden world of the Feyre, an uncanny place of legend that lurks just beyond the surface of everyday life. The ancient peoples are at war - but is Niall really the one who can wield the dark magic of the Untainted, and save them all?

    Intriguing and original

    Although there are elements to this story which any fantasy reader will recognise: a secret world of the supernatural living alongside us, a character..Show More »

    Reviewed on 30 November 2014 by W. Taylor (Stourbridge, West Midlands United Kingdom)
  • 2
    The Road to Bedlam: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 2 | Mike Shevdon

    The Road to Bedlam: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Mike Shevdon
    • Narrated By Nigel Carrington
    Overall
    (54)
    Performance
    (48)
    Story
    (47)

    The sequel to Sixty-One Nails. "There's been an accident. It's your daughter." But Alex isn't dead. She's been snatched because she came into her magical power early. Her father, Niall Petersen, must use his own wayward magic to track her down and save her from the madness of Bedlam. Mike Shevdon lives in Bedfordshire, England, with his wife and son, where he pursues the various masteries of weapons, technology, and cookery.

    2nd started a little slow

    I loved the first book, and this started and ended brilliantly. I loved the last few chapters and It has lined up the next book excellently. The middl..Show More »

    Reviewed on 14 August 2016 by George ()
  • 3
    Strangeness and Charm: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 3 | Mike Shevdon

    Strangeness and Charm: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Mike Shevdon
    • Narrated By Nigel Carrington
    Overall
    (37)
    Performance
    (35)
    Story
    (35)

    Alex has been saved from the fate that awaited her in Bedlam, but in freeing her, Niall has released others of their kind into the population. Now, as Warder, he must find them and persuade them to swap their new-found liberty for security in the courts - but is the price of sanctuary to swap one cage for another?

    Strangely charming

    Yes-ish.

    The world Mike Shevdon has created is intriguing and leaves me wanting to know more about the universe and its mystical denizens. H..Show More »

    Reviewed on 02 March 2015 by Antony ()
  • 4
    The Eighth Court: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 4 | Mike Shevdon

    The Eighth Court: The Courts of the Feyre, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Mike Shevdon
    • Narrated By Nigel Carrington
    Overall
    (36)
    Performance
    (34)
    Story
    (34)

    The Eighth Court has been established, but petty rivalries and old disputes threaten its stability. The mongrels that make up the court are not helping, and Blackbird enlists the help of the warders to keep the peace. Has Blackbird bitten off more than she can chew, and can the uneasy peace between the courts continue under such tension and rivalry?

    Frustrating whimper of an ending to the series

    Mike Shevdon has created an engaging universe with intriguing back stories and clever use of historical references. The first two books in he series ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 08 March 2015 by Antony ()