Content Warnings

The Thirteenth Hour is an adult fantasy book which features violent and sexual themes, as well as themes of abuse. Compared to Sand Dancer, The Cruel Gods series is far darker in tone and offers a more complex story.

In this world, mortals are owned by their gods, and these gods, as the title implies, are cruel.

With this is mind, here is a full list of warnings for the content and scenes you can expect from The Cruel Gods:

  • Ableism (Some Ableist Language)
  • Abortion (Discussion of Abortion)
  • Abuse (Emotional / Domestic / Physical / Sexual)
  • Amnesia / Memory Loss
  • Anxiety / Panic Attacks (Minor / Referenced)
  • Anger Issues
  • Blood (Nosebleeds / Described Wounds)
  • Bodies / Corpses
  • Burning (Gore)
  • Classicism
  • Confrontation of Rapist/Abuser
  • Death / Dying
  • Death Penalty / Death Threats
  • Drinking (Recreational)
  • Drugs (Discussion of Recreational Drugs)
  • Drug Spiking (Non-Violent)
  • Escalating Violence
  • Execution
  • Fire (Fire Magic)
  • Forced Captivity (Imprisonment / Workhouses)
  • Genocide
  • Guilt / Shaming
  • Hostage Situation
  • Human Trafficking
  • Kidnapping
  • Loss of a Parent / Family
  • Manipulation / Toxic Relationship
  • Microaggressions
  • Murder
  • Nudity (Non-Sexual)
  • Oppression (Classism)
  • Police Brutality (Fantasy Police)
  • Prejudice (Classism / Mild Racism)
  • Profanity (A Colourful Selection of Swear Words)
  • Racism (Of Fantasy Races, Not Based on Real World Cultures)
  • Religious Blasphemy (Not Based on Real World Religions)
  • Religious Criticism (Not Based on Real World Religions)
  • Religious Oppression (Discussion of Sin)
  • Scars
  • Sexual Assault (Revoked Consent / Discussion of Abuse)
  • Sexually Explicit Scenes (Including Masturbation)
  • Sex Slaves
  • Slavery
  • Suicide / Suicide Ideation
  • Slurs (Sexual Slurs – Non-Racial)
  • Torture (Mild Torture Scene and Some References)
  • Trauma
  • Violence (Gunshots / Gun Violence)
  • Weapons (Pistols, Knives, Tasers)

The Cruel Gods is a diverse queer normative world where pansexuality is common. The story features many characters across the LGBT+ spectrum. If this offends you, then you may not wish to read my books.

If you have any questions regarding content of The Cruel Gods, or would like clarification, please feel free to contact me.