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– Stephen King

Q&A with Victor Defnas

I was recently given the opportunity to do a face-to-face questions and answers session with Victor Defnas, author of the new YA fantasy, Lightbringer.  The book follows fiery protagonist Lucy, as she comes to terms with a new identity that puts her at the heart of an apocalyptical war between Heaven…

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First Lines Friday: 25th May

First Lines Friday: 25th May

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, … View Post
The Sketchbook of Loish

The Sketchbook of Loish

Last year, I backed The Sketchbook of Loish on Kickstarter, familiar with the artist’s work from time spent on Facebook.  There was a … View Post
Book Review: Pride of Baghdad

Book Review: Pride of Baghdad

Pride of Baghdad is a standalone graphic novel by my favourite comic writer, Brian K. Vaughan.  Based on a true story, it follows the … View Post
Book Review: Lightbringer by Victor Defnas

Book Review: Lightbringer by Victor Defnas

Littered with historical and biblical references, as well as a whole lot of humour and sass, this YA fantasy is like nothing I have … View Post
Book Review: Bad Feminist

Book Review: Bad Feminist

It isn’t often I say this, but I think everyone should read this book. It is exactly the piece of feminist literature I … View Post
Book Review: Morning Glories, Volume One

Book Review: Morning Glories, Volume One

The prestigious Morning Glory Academy recruits six new students, each seemingly different in terms of personality and background, each with secrets to keep.  But … View Post