Review – Mr. Churchill’s Secretary (Susan Elia MacNeal)

In preparation for the reviews I’ll soon be posting of MacNeal’s second and third Maggie Hope books, I decided to start at the beginning by copy-pasting from Goodreads the review I wrote for her first – because it is very important to take things in the proper order. Mr. Churchill’s… Continue reading

Fantasy is not serious literature.

Apparently. The conversation went something like this: “Oh, you’re a writer? What do you write?” “Lots of stuff. I’ve been writing poetry for a while, and I’ve recently published two volumes of a fantasy series. There are several more coming. I’m also half-working on a piece of literary fiction that… Continue reading

Review – Eyes of the Seer / Rebirth of the Seer (Peter Dawes)

I’ll just pop these two into one post, shall I? I’ll start with¬†Eyes of the Seer, the first book in Peter Dawes’¬†Vampire Flynn Trilogy. (As I understand it, the trilogy has recently been expanded. While ‘series’ is not quite as poetic as ‘trilogy’, it is also the mark of a… Continue reading