• Bottoms up!!!

    06 June 2020

    It's the final day of my Midsummer's Bottom ebook sale. One of my more atypical Darren Dash books for adult readers, this sees me ditch the darkness and horror for a light-hearted fantastical farce...

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  • Spreading the joy…

    05 June 2020

    This short video by a book blogger over on YouTube brought a happy lump to my throat and a cheerful tear to my eye. Really. Click on the link to find out why -- the bit that's relevant to me starts...

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  • Midsummer’s sale - nearly over

    04 June 2020

    Although I'm best known as a writer of YA horror, I've written across all kinds of genres over the years, for adults as well as younger readers. Thrillers, sci-fi, fantasy, crime... I've had a...

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  • Ask Me Anything!

    03 June 2020

    Cometh the hour... cometh the Shan!!!


    I'm doing an AMA (Ask Me Anything) session over on Reddit this evening, where I'll be online for two hours from 3pm Eastern Time in the USA (8pm UK time)...

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  • 24 hours of Freaky mayhem

    02 June 2020

    Back in March, a fan of my Cirque Du Freak / Saga of Darren Shan series called Connor set himself the task of reading all twelve books in the space of twenty-four hours. It was a mammoth...

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  • Triple whammy!

    01 June 2020

    I'm kicking off the moth of June with a triple whammy post!!


    Whammy 1 -- the June issue of the Shanville Monthly has gone live, with all the latest Darren Shan news and updates. There's info...

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