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The Dark Corners of Fiction: Lovecraft’s Effect

What does it really mean to be Lovecraftian? This week I’m delighted to host a guest post by historian-turned-novelist Kathryn Troy, who has just released her dark romantic fantasy novel  968 more words


Guest Post by Aliette de Bodard: Beyond the Cliché Shelf: Making Characters Vibrant and Unexpected

Today instead of a review from me, we have a guest post by Aliette de Bodard. Her second Dominion of the Fallen novel, The House of Binding Thorns… 778 more words

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Review: The Devil's Paintbox

Title: The Devil’s Paintbox
Author: Robin Jarvis
Series: The Witching Legacy #2
Genre: Children’s/MG Dark Fantasy
Age Range: 11+
Available: Now

Legend of supernatural fantasy Robin Jarvis is back with his spellbinding sequel to The Power of Dark. 

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Book Review: The Dead Seekers by Barb Hendee and J.C. Hendee

The Dead Seekers by Barn Hendee and J.C. Hendee

I was a fan of the authors’ Noble Dead series, which I read way back in the day (2003, probably before you were born). 355 more words


Fantasy Reads - `Flood and Fang'

During December I’ll be recommending two feel-good Fantasy novels for children, one fairly old and one fairly new. I’ll start with the modern one – “Flood and Fang” (2009)  by Marcus Sedgwick. 1,028 more words

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Gothic Fantasy: Crime and Mystery GET

Hey guys,

I just received my copy of Crime and Mystery, part of Flametree Publishing’s #GothicFantasy collection. My story is called Mechanical Love.

Get yours here! 

Speak of the Flame Tree, Crime & Mystery Has Just Arrived!

So four days following MURDER MAYHEM, just below, its companion volume CRIME & MYSTERY SHORT STORIES (cf. September 6, et al.) has made a Wednesday arrival from Flame Tree Publishing.  105 more words