Breaking the reading funk
On finding the book to break the reading funk.
On reading: Coyote Songs by Gabino Iglesias
Iglesias’ brutal, beautiful Coyote Songs pulls no punches in a powerful look at life on the border.
2019 – a year of reading and the Dust Lounge Awards
My round up of the books I’ve read in 2019 – including some of the year’s most hard-hitting book awards, such as “Best zombie kangaroo of the year” and “Smartest spiders of the year”.
On reading: The Death House by Sarah Pinborough
Title: The Death House Author: Sarah Pinborough From the back: Toby’s life was perfectly normal . . . until it was unravelled by something as simple as a blood test.
On reading: Metropolitan Dreams by Mark A King
Title: Mark A King Author: Metropolitan Dreams From the back: This is a tale of two cities. Darkness and light. Sinners and angels.
On reading: The Last Days of Jack Sparks by Jason Arnopp
Title: The Last Days of Jack Sparks Author: Jason Arnopp From the back: It was no secret that journalist Jack Sparks had been researching the occult for his new book. No stranger to controversy, he’d already triggered a furious Twitter storm by mocking an exorcism he witnessed.
On reading: The Sheriff by Simon Fairbanks
Title: The Sheriff Author: Simon Fairbanks From the back: The Sheriffs wander the clouds to keep peace across Nephos. Sheriff Denebola is recruited by young Toby to help rid his village of a winged demon. The demon has tormented the people of Angel’s Keep every night for the past week so Denebola vows to capture…
On reading: The Garden by James Kester
Title: The Garden Author: James Kester From the back: Throughout human history, the peddlers of certainty have reigned supreme. When Galileo first cast doubt about the place of the Earth within the cosmos, he was condemned . . . Either you believed that God’s Eden was the garden of all life, or you were a…
Creative Input: the weird and the blues
First up – there’s still time to enter my giveaway to win a signed print copy of Double Vision. You’ve got ‘til Monday 2nd May at 5pm BST and all you’ve gotta do is follow me on Twitter and retweet the below tweet. Win a signed copy of DOUBLE VISION. Out 30th April. Follow and…