From author Farah Cook 

over 100,000 readers and 500 five star reviews

of the series

In this Norse Mythology inspired YA fantasy Nora Hunt embarks on a deadly journey to find her father. Transitioning to a different world she becomes a raider searching for the clues that will lead her to the nine Viking worlds. But the road to the ancient legend is full of danger - not least when she is drawn to the one boy who happens to be her worst enemy...

“Good books don't give up all their secrets at once.” 
― Stephen King



Hi, my name is Farah Cook and I'm the author of The Viking Assassin Trilogy, a dark YA fiction fantasy series. Welcome to my website. Here you will find more information about my work, inspired from my background, Danish with Pakistani roots. My third novel is out in the Viking Assassin Series, City of Assassins, which you can order now. It's a new release on Amazon with over 100,000 readers and 500 five star reviews of the series!  

My next book series is for Middle Grade readers, and is about twelve-year-old Darius, who lives in a small English village with his talking cat Zeke. But the destiny that awaits him takes him to Askenziem, a place where ifrits and ghouls rule over djinn and genies.


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The Viking Assassin Trilogy offers a rich new world setting, gripping characters and a unique narrative. The series fits into the YA fiction genre with a cutting-edge Viking theme and strong female lead set in a dark fantasy world. The books have established a large readership and appeals to all ages. 


Key statistics: (November, 2018)

  • 80,358 book downloads (Amazon Kindle, B&N, Kobo,iBooks) and page reads (Kindle Unlimited)

  • Over 1,000 ratings and reviews globally 

  • 7,918 times on the to-read shelf on Goodreads

  • 25,649 Newsletter Subscribers 

  • 23,821 Followers on Social Media (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter – under Farah Cook’s Book Blog)


  1. City of Skies (4.4 out of 5 average review on

  2. City of Vikings (4.3 out of 5 average review on

  3. City of Assassins (book out now!!!)