For dark fiction & every other shade of genre. The Book Whisperer. Narratively Speaking. Wondrous Reads. Chrissie's Corner. The latest fantasy news. You are here: Blog Gazetteer of the Taiytakei Realm To commemorate the paperback publication of Dragon Queen, which marks the beginning of a brand new series by acclaimed author Stephen Deas, we are honoured to feature a piece on the history of the Taiytakei, the dominant culture in the Dragon Queen series.