books

Meeting Neil Gaiman

Meeting Neil Gaiman

June 15, 2013 1 Comment »

It’s been a while I took a late night cab home from Bath and yet there I was waiting for a taxi in the early hours of this morning. Why... Read More »

Book hauls and spinning plates

Book hauls and spinning plates

June 4, 2013 No Comments »

Egads*, I’ve been quite quiet here over the last week or so. As Dizzy Rascal would say the last couple of weeks have been bonkers. My head has been stuck... Read More »

Who-ology reviewed

Who-ology reviewed

May 1, 2013 No Comments »

The first review of Doctor Who Who-ology by me and Mark Wright has hit and it’s a corker. Thank you Sci-Fi Bulletin, who call our little book “a handy one-stop shop... Read More »

Familiar sounding soldiers discovered in Doctor Who Shroud of Sorrow by Tommy Donbavand

Familiar sounding soldiers discovered in Doctor Who Shroud of Sorrow by Tommy Donbavand

April 17, 2013 1 Comment »

My copy of Tommy Donbavand’s new Doctor Who novel – Shroud of Sorrow – dropped through my letter box yesterday and there was a little surprise on page 120. Two... Read More »

More Who-ology sneak peeks

More Who-ology sneak peeks

March 30, 2013 No Comments »

Hooray! My copy of Who-ology has just dropped through the letter box. Very happy with it. A big brick of Doctor Who trivia. What’s not to love. And following Albert’s... Read More »

FantasyCon 2012 Book Stash

FantasyCon 2012 Book Stash

October 1, 2012 No Comments »

When I set out for FantasyCon, I told myself I wouldn't buy any books. After all, my to-read pile already looks like the leaning tower of Pisa and – more... Read More »

Back from the printers – Blake’s 7: The Forgotten

Back from the printers – Blake’s 7: The Forgotten

May 2, 2012 2 Comments »

Look what the postie has just delivered. Blake’s 7: The Forgotten by Mark Wright and yours truly is back from the printers and is all shiny and new. Luckily no-one... Read More »

Do you hate your current work in progress?

Do you hate your current work in progress?

January 8, 2012 No Comments »

Today, while cooking the Sunday roast, I caught up on some old podcasts I’ve had sitting around on my iPad for a while. Very old in fact. One of them... Read More »

Going for gold – my targets for 2012

Going for gold – my targets for 2012

January 1, 2012 1 Comment »

Does anyone actually keep their new year’s resolutions? I know I don’t. In fact, I’ve already broken three of the ones I considered for 2012. However, I have been inspired... Read More »

Do you abandon bad books?

Do you abandon bad books?

June 21, 2011 9 Comments »

On Sunday night, the festivities of Father’s Day over and the kids sent to bed, Clare and I sat down with a TV dinner and slipped in Harry Potter and... Read More »