• Father of the Future - hardback and paperback on sale

    11 October 2023

    The Future is now!! Literally!!!!


    Although the offical release date for Father Of The Future (my latest Darren Dash book for adult readers) is next Wednesday, October 18th, I've decided to...

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  • Tatto Tuesday - Sheila and Mr Dowling

    10 October 2023

    Tattoo Tuesday is making a welcome return, with perhaps the most chilling Darren Shan-inspired tattoo EVER!!!!


    While most tattooed Shansters opt for quotes or images taken from Cirque Du Freak...

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  • Shans in Ballybunion, March 2023

    08 October 2023

    More photos of the Shans in Ballybunion, our nearest (and favourite) beach in Ireland. These date back to a clear, crisp day in March.


    The first is a shot of me and the kids on one of the...

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  • Kobo Archie Vol 1 sale

    06 October 2023

    A quick heads-up for bargain hunters!! To tie in with a Kobo promo, I have reduced the price of the eBook omnibus edition of Archibald Lox Volume 1: The Missing Princess for a few days only. During...

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  • The Family Fright Night Podcast

    05 October 2023

    I've been fairly quiet on the promotional front since the final Archibald Lox went on sale last summer, but with a new book just around the corner -- Father of the Future, my next Darren Dash book...

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  • Two weeks until the Future hits!

    04 October 2023

    Just two more weeks until FATHER OF THE FUTURE, my next Darren Dash book for adult readers, goes on sale on October 18th!! It's a satirical, time-travelling tale that looks at the dangers of...

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