When Zorgos the Darcian travels to Kentai to take over his father’s market stall he reluctantly accepts the fact that life will be a mundane slog. Little does he know that he will soon begin the slippery descent into the city’s treacherous black market where his tranquil existence will be filled with devilish intrigue and dangerous deeds.

The Rotten Roots is a novella from the Trivial Trials series and follows the goblin Zorgos in his early days of trading, demonstrating why you should never mix business with shady characters, or gnomes for that matter. Green grocery never got so interesting!