The Never Dawn – R E Palmer Summary: This is the first in a YA dystopia trilogy. There are very strong echoes of 1984 here, as we follow the life of Noah (all character names are biblical, by the way). Genders are kept separated, and all are under the control of “Mother”. Main Characters: Noah: … Continue reading The Never Dawn – R E Palmer
Hello! A very Happy New Year to everyone - I hope you all had a lovely break over the holidays, and got lots of reading in!! What a way to start the New Year! Greg Hickey, the author of The Friar's Lantern, has kindly agreed to help me kick off 2019, and wrote a guest … Continue reading Guest Article: The Social Critiques of Philosophical Fiction
Life in freefall.
Lincoln In The Bardo – George Saunders. That happens in the space between death and re-birth?
Life as a Tree
Excellent tale of small-town Ireland riven by discovery of a skeleton. Rumour-mill goes into overdrive, and worlds thought safe are shattered.
What lies beneath the floorboards can change your world.
A possessed typewriter, an incidental serial killer, and book-hungry fans to satisfy - a great debut horror novel.
Author Interview - James Maxstadt - Tales of a Nuisance Man
Doing the right thing sometimes has the wrong result.