Category Archives: Out & About

Fighting Fantasy Fest 2014

Back in 2012, the author Jonathan Green had the fantastic idea of writing a book about Fighting Fantasy – the 1980s literary phenomenon that captivated millions of young readers, introducing them to a world of magic, monsters and adventure, where THEY … Continue reading

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Exclusive Daniel Polansky & JFJ Event in London tomorrow!

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This is quite possibly the coolest thing I’ll get to say all year. Tomorrow night (Wednesday 30 October) I shall be interviewing Daniel Polansky, live in front of a crowd in central London – and it’s completely free! Oh yes! … Continue reading

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What we’re excited for in October! (There’s a lot!)

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October is going to be a great month! There’s so much happening in the genre world that there’s no excuse for staying at home. From running with zombies and watching Ghostbusters to book launches and World Fantasy Con, we’ve got … Continue reading

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We attended the launch of Your Brother’s Blood by David Towsey

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So, we attended the launch of David Towsey’s Your Brother’s Blood (Jo Fletcher Books). This wonderful event took place at the iconic (for all the wrong reasons) Phoenix Artist’s Club in London. Site of much debauchery, this underground (literally) bar … Continue reading

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Memory Palace at the V&A – London

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This weekend I visited the Sky Arts Ignition: Memory Palace at the V & A Museum. The exhibition brings author Hari Kunrzru together with 20 different designers, illustrators and typographers to create a “walk-in” graphic novel. The idea is intriguing … Continue reading

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Nine Worlds – My First Convention

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I was a convention virgin. And from what I’ve heard about other cons, Nine Worlds sounds like the best possible introduction I could have had into the world of convention going. From my newbie perspective, I had an awesome time and … Continue reading

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