• A true Literary Connoisseur

    08 September 2021

    I released Archibald Lox and the Rubicon Dictate, the latest book in my Archibald Lox series, at the start of this month -- book 6 of 9, it draws the second volume story arc to its conclusion, with...

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  • Mrs Shan’s vaccine decorations

    07 September 2021

    I wouldn't normally allow anyone to come onto my blog to promote their wares, but when that seller is a certain Mrs Shan, I didn't have much choice, did I?!? :-) Here's what she has to say about...

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  • Shanville Monthly September reminder

    06 September 2021

    I did mention the release of the September issue of my Shanville Monthly newsletter last Wednesday (the 1st of the month) but it was somewhat overshadowed by the news of the release of the 6th book...

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  • Life is like a butterfly

    05 September 2021

    Last year Mrs Shan ordered a Butterfly Garden kit, where you get sent a mesh container and some small caterpillars, which quickly grow into quite big caterpillars, who then spin cocoons and...

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  • Quadruple Fleck

    04 September 2021

    A lot of people assume that the character of Darren Shan in Cirque Du Freak is based directly on myself, since we share the same name. (Although, of course, Darren Shan is no more my real name that...

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  • Gory Corey interview

    03 September 2021

    Does this boy look old enough to you to be reading The Demonata?!?


    No, I didn't think so either! :-) So when his dad contacted me last year to ask if I thought they would be appropriate reads,...

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