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 No Comments »

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 »