• The YA Horror 400

    05 June 2024

    Coming soon, on June 25th... The YA Horror 400, by Tony Jones. It's a book collecting 400 reviews of YA and Middle Grade horror, compiled by a librarian who has been reviewing them online for more...

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  • 665 delightful demons!

    04 June 2024

    A fan of my books, called LINDEA, was idly scanning the shelves of her local goodwill bookshop recently, when to her shock she spotted THIS -- one of the limited edition copies of Bec that my...

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  • Monthly newsletter - June 2024

    03 June 2024

    The June issue of my online monthly newsletter is now LIVE!!


    Posts this month span a wide range of topics, including... the 27th anniversary of the start of Cirque Du Freak... a radio interview...

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  • Larten and Murlough

    30 May 2024

    A fan called JEREMY emailed me recently, to ask the following question:


    "I have a question about the timeline in the series. In the first Larten Crespley book, Birth of a Killer, Larten and...

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  • First Bec tour

    29 May 2024

    I did my first Bec tour on Monday, with a lovely lady called HEATHER and her son THEO, and it was a wonderful day. We wandered lazily through Craggaunowen, taking in all the places there that...

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  • Zombies vs Peppa Pig

    23 May 2024

    This made me chuckle!!


    A school librarian (Ms. Yingling Reads) tweeted the attached photo, with the message: "End of school year! Always make sure that @darrenshan ZOM-B series doesn't spend...

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