• USA Blog Tour - Day 2

    07 July 2020

    We had a little bit of late drama with my blog tour. At almost the last minute, the company that was organising the tour had to bow out (it's a long story, and I don't know all the ins and outs)....

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  • USA Blog Tour - Day 1

    06 July 2020

    Blog tour! Blog tour! I'm going on a blog tour!!


    Tuesday July 7th - Rajiv's Reviews - Review. https://www.rajivsreviews.com/

    Wednesday July 8th - Books, Tea, Healthy Me - Video Interview. ...

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  • Some differently themed family photos - at last!

    05 July 2020

    We've had a lot of Shan-clan-strolling-in-the-countryside photos over the last few weeks, so in an attempt to break with the tradition -- even if only temporarily -- here are some quirkier photos...

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  • Shandependence Day!

    04 July 2020

    I absolutely LOVE this drawing of loads of the characters from my Cirque Du Freak / Saga of Darren Shan series. It was drawn by a fan called Akatsuki Mine back in January, to celebrate the 20th...

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  • Mask up in style!

    03 July 2020

    Last week, I asked any artistic Shansters who might be thinking of drawing any of my characters in the near future if they could possibly display them wearing masks, as I think we're all going to...

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  • Birthday time in Shanville!

    02 July 2020

    Happy Birthday to me! Happy Birthday to me!!


    Yep, it's birthday time in Shanville, and this year I've reached the ripe old age of 48. Hardly seems possible, but here I am, just two years shy of...

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