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Daemos Rising by David J. Howe (book review).

November 2, 2019 | By | Reply More
Daemos Rising by David J. Howe (book review).

In the world of ‘Doctor Who’, the story of ‘The Daemons’ in the 1970s must have ticked every box for anti-filth campaigner Mary Whitehouse on what to not show children. It’s almost on par with ‘The Wicker Man’ and shown on a Saturday tea time. ‘Daemos Rising’ is a sequel to the story which was […]

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Dark Shadows: Heiress Of Colinwood by Lara Parker (book review).

October 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
Dark Shadows: Heiress Of Colinwood by Lara Parker (book review).

Victoria Winters returns to Collinsport but the family are missing and there’s a gruesome surprise in the kitchen. Welcome back to ‘Dark Shadows’, a delightfully over the top melodrama which kept viewers absorbed in the late 1960s, while it threw the kitchen sink at the script. Since its original death, it has refused to lie […]

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Doctor Who: The Target Storybook (book review).

October 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Target Storybook (book review).

Just the thing, another book to remind us we have no ‘Doctor Who’ on our screens. It’s bleak out there and with the new Doctor barely established, it feels like a massive misstep to leave it so long. After all, fans have other options. But, hey, a book that covers all thirteen incarnations plus the […]

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Otherworld Secrets (Tales Of The Otherworld Series book 4) by Kelley Armstrong (book review).

October 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Otherworld Secrets (Tales Of The Otherworld Series book 4) by Kelley Armstrong (book review).

The anthology ‘Otherworld Secrets’ is a collection of six stories about the characters in Kelley Armstrong’s ‘Otherworld’ novels. In other words, essential reading if you’ve bought into the fantasy universe that is made up of vampires, werewolves and other fantastic beasts. Each story is self-contained but does refer to other events in the characters’ lives, […]

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Brightfall by Jaime Lee Moyer (book review).

October 24, 2019 | By | Reply More
Brightfall by Jaime Lee Moyer (book review).

‘Brightfall’ is a story of witches, fae folk and evil. It’s also about Maid Marian and Robin of Sherwood, long after the outlaw years. Times have changed. Robin has taken himself to a monastery. Marian looks after their boy and girl twins. She found happiness with Will Scarlett but bad things are coming and Will […]

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Otherworld Night: Book 3 of the Tales Of The Otherworld Series by Kelley Armstrong (book review).

September 27, 2019 | By | Reply More
Otherworld Night: Book 3 of the Tales Of The Otherworld Series by Kelley Armstrong (book review).

There are thirteen books about the Otherworld, Kelley Armstrong’s heroes are powerful women and men who can raise the dead, cry wolf and play with fire. These characters fit seamlessly into modern society and the books about their lives have proved very popular. No surprise then that they all have other incidents and moments to […]

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Crowfall: The Raven’s Mark book 3 by Ed McDonald (book review).

September 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Crowfall: The Raven’s Mark book 3 by Ed McDonald (book review).

‘Crowfall’ is the final book in ‘The Raven’s Mark’ which is set in a post-apocalyptic world where the land itself is an enemy of the people. Ryhalt Galharrow has spent the six years since the events in Ravencry absorbing the Misery. The poisoned land caused by the previous battle between immortals should have killed him […]

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Lost Acre: Rotherweird book 3 by Andrew Caldecott (book review).

September 26, 2019 | By | Reply More
Lost Acre: Rotherweird book 3 by Andrew Caldecott (book review).

‘Lost Acre’ is the third instalment in the world of ‘Rotherweird’. Given separate status by Elizabeth the First, after a series of terrible events, it remains relatively untouched by the modern world. Not dominated by Instagram or Twitter, trolls it is a quaint little town and a little bit of countryside where children play outside […]

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The Devil’s Evidence: Thomas Fool book 1 by Simon Kurt Unsworth (book review).

September 25, 2019 | By | Reply More
The Devil’s Evidence: Thomas Fool book 1 by Simon Kurt Unsworth (book review).

No one knows why they have been assigned to Hell, no one knows if they will ever be released to Heaven. It’s the hope that kills you, over and over again. ‘The Devil’s Detective ‘is something different and the first of two books about a resident of Hell assigned to investigating crimes of violence against […]

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Doctor Who: Resurrection Of The Daleks by Eric Saward (book review).

September 11, 2019 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Resurrection Of The Daleks by Eric Saward (book review).

The long awaited novelisation of a classic ‘Doctor Who’ story ‘Resurrection Of The Daleks’ is to be welcomed in the drought of no Doctor in 2019. This is written by Eric Saward from his own original screenplay which starred the fifth Doctor with companions Tegan and Turlough. It wasn’t commissioned during the original run as […]

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