Book Reviews

Book Review: Midsummer’s Bottom

I was delighted to get a review copy of Midsummer's Bottom before it comes out. It's certainly a departure from Darren Dash/Shan's usual work such as Sunburn and and Procession of the Dead. Midsummer's Bottom is a comedy about small town actors who stage Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream once a year, on the solstice. What… Continue reading Book Review: Midsummer’s Bottom

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Book Review: Sunburn

If you somehow don't know by now, I love Darren Shan/Dash. The Shan books were my favourites as a teenager, and thankfully he writes books for grown ups under the Darren Dash name so I get to keep reading. Sunburn follows a trio of 20-somethings on a holiday to Bulgaria. Sick of spending holidays in… Continue reading Book Review: Sunburn

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Book Review: Procession of the Dead

I adored Darren Shan in my teenage years, to say I was obsessed with the Saga of Darren Shan would be an understatement and overĀ 5 years later I don't believe I've recovered from The Demonata series. Unfortunately, as most of Shan's work is aimed at younger readers, I came to out grow it. However, all… Continue reading Book Review: Procession of the Dead

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My Favourite Books

I don't like making lists of my favourite books, albums, songs, movies etc because they always fluctuate. Something always comes along that makes me think "Wait, this is amazing!" or I simply out grow what I once loved. There's also the fact that for a quite a substantial amount of time I didn't have a… Continue reading My Favourite Books