• 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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  • How to read The Demonata

    22 May 2024

    With work ongoing on a potential TV adaptation of The Demonata (still VERY early days, so don't go getting TOO excited!), this might be a good time for a re-read of the series, to refresh...

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  • Kray’s Cirque Du Freak quiz

    21 May 2024

    Ther are two teachers in California, KEVIN and JENNIFER, happily married and teaching in the same school. Every year, for the last 17 years, they have read Cirque Du Freak to their students, and...

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  • Allie of the Night re-read

    20 May 2024

    What's Allies Of The Night (the 8th book of my Cirque Du Freak series) like if you re-read it as an adult?? A fan called LUKE decided to find out, and documented his take on the book here: ...

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