• A Darren Shan vlog?!?

    31 December 2019

    I thought I'd close out 2019 with a short "address to the nation" -- well, an address to the Shan nation anyway! So here's a very rare Darren Shan vlog.




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  • What makes Darren Shan cry?!?

    30 December 2019

    It's almost the end of the year, a time for looking back and reflecting, so I felt this would be the perfect day to share these photos that a fan called Haley sent to me a while ago. Here's what...

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  • Center Parcs photos

    29 December 2019

    In the run-up to Christmas, the Shan clan decamped to the brand new Center Parcs in Longford, Ireland for a few days. We've stayed at the park in Elveden in the UK a few times over the years and...

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  • Mr Crepsley fan art

    28 December 2019

    I love how readers interpret my characters in their own individual way. I've always said that's one of the main advantages that books have over other story-telling platforms, e.g. movies, TV shows,...

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  • Steve rap

    27 December 2019

    I've been far too quiet here the last couple of days, so it's time to ramp up the volume on this yuletide period! A fan with the user name of Ocean Moonlight recently shared a rap with me that he...

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  • Merry Christmas from the Shans

    26 December 2019

    I'm still in festive mode, and I guess most of you guys are too, so let's keep things nice and simple today. No long posts, just a nice little photo from the Shan clan's Christmas dinner yesterday,...

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