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Review: The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart
GoodReads The cult classic that can still change your life… Let the dice decide! This is the philosophy that changes the life of bored psychiatrist [...]
The A to Z of Railhead with Philip Reeve: Letter B
B is for Building Worlds…. …or ‘worldbuilding’, as we writers call it when we’re not trying to find something beginning with B for an alphabetical list. If [...]
UKYA & UKMG Extravaganza Event
A little post to highlight two upcoming events being run by the lovely Kerry and Emma Pass at Waterstones Nottingham & Nottingham Central Library.  The [...]
Review: Nobody Saw No One by Steve Tasane
GoodReads Contemporary London – a gang of shoplifters up Seven Sisters Rd, snatching smartphones and stealing identities…a ‘family’ [...]
Review: Railhead by Philip Reeve
GoodReads Come with me, Zen Starling, she had said. The girl in the red coat. But how did she know his name? The Great Network is a place of drones and [...]
Railhead Exclusive: Character Artwork!
As part of the run up to the publication of Railhead by Philip Reeve, his publishers (OUP) have commissioned some amazing artwork inspired by the [...]
Review: The Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. Carey
GoodReads Melanie is a very special girl. Dr. Caldwell calls her “our little genius.” Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected [...]
Cooking with Spooky: Apple and Blackberry Muffins
RECIPE TIME! It’s the perfect time of year for this one as blackberries are in season and I picked a load of them from around the riverside.  I love [...]
Review: The Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell
GoodReads Feodora and her mother live in the snowbound woods of Russia, in a house full of food and fireplaces. Ten minutes away, in a ruined chapel, lives [...]
Patrick Ness Vlog Interview
    I’m really excited to present a special video to you all today.  In June, Walker Books UK hosted a special press day for Patrick Ness, [...]