Questions tagged [vlad-taltos]

Fantasy novel series written by Steven Brust, started in 1983. Set in the Dragaeran Empire where humans are a minority, the titular anti-hero Vlad is a human assassin from a disreputable noble house, working within the criminal underworld of the empire.

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What sword or swords does Vlad have in the “Special Tasks” part of Tiassa?

The third part of Tiassa is written by the incomparable, masterful, and, of course, completely modest Paarfi of Roundwood. When Vlad is recovering in the guardhouse, Lady Saruchka brings him the ...
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Did Steven Brust at one point claim he was receiving threats from Organized Crime familes?

I was answering a story-identification question which I think is about the Vlad Taltos series and a memory popped into my head of my brother commenting that the delays in the series had been claimed ...
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Chronological order of the three Tiassa sections?

From Wikipedia's page on Steven Brust, the chronological order of the books is as follows: Taltos (1988) Dragon (1998) Yendi (1984) Tiassa, section 1 (2011) Jhereg (1983) Teckla (1987) Phoenix (1990) ...
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Did Steven Brust say there is no particular reading order for his Vlad Taltos novels?

I remember reading (or reading about) a remark by Steven Brust about his Vlad Taltos novels, in which he, rather than suggesting a reading order, advised against looking for a preferred order and ...