• Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#93)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For Review:  Zom-B Family – Darren Shan (unsolicited) This is the ninth book in Darren Shan’s 12 part Zom-B series. I have read the first but then lost my way with them until the 8th came through my door a few months ago and now the ninth is here. I really do want to read them so hopefully I’ll be able to get hold…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#84)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. This weeks books are awesome, especially when put with my lovely new Ruin & Rising Tote Bag! For Review: Zom-B Clans – Darren Shan (Unsolicited)  This just arrived on my doorstep out of the blue this week, as some things occasionally do from Simon & Schuster, but thank you whoever it is there that is sending me stuff! Its the eighth book in the…

  • Guest Post

    Extract and Giveaway: Zom-B Mission by Darren Shan

    Today I am sharing with you the second extract of a chapter from Darren Shan’s Latest novel, Zom-B Mission. This is the 7th book in the Zom-B series and sounds creepy and awesome, just like his others! Go to THIS BLOG To read the first extract. You can also enter a giveaway draw to win a complete set of the Zom-B books by filling in the form below. Enjoy! Also, Darren Shan will be appearing at the Cambridge Literary Festival this weekend, on Saturday 5th April at 4pm. The festival runs from tomorrow, April 1st through to April 6th and the full programme can be found here. Tickets for the event…

  • Bookish News

    Bookish and Bloggish News (#29)

    Bookish and Bloggish news is my weekly wrap up of the news around the YA industry and my blog this week. This includes cover reveals, new book announcements, new author sign ups, book trailers, blog tours and more. I hope you enjoy! Cover Reveal: Darren Shan – Zom-B Angels (Zom-B #4) I loved the first book in this series, Zom-B, and am planning on reading the second and third very soon.  Zom-B Angels is the fourth and will be published on June 20th 2013! I’m not sharing the blurb with you becuase I don’t want to read it in case it contains spoilers for the other books in the series…

  • Book Review,  Reviews

    Zom-B – Darren Shan

    “It was the darkest, most wretched hour of the night when the dead came back to life and spread like a plague of monstrous locusts through the village of Pallaskenry. The luckier victims were slaughtered in their sleep, their skulls ripped open, their brains devoured. The others suffered a far more terrible fate.” When the Zombies attack Ireland, the UK is on high alert. B and her family don’t know how to take it, but Ireland is miles away from London, they should be safe right? B’s father is a handful, a drunken, racist bully and he is getting worse, often taking his anger out on the rest of the…

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    Lord Loss – Darren Shan

    “Double History on a Wednesday afternoon – total nightmare! A few minutes ago, I would have said I couldn’t imagine anything worse. But when there’s a knock at the door, and it opens, and I spot my mum outside, I realise – life can always get worse.” Grubbs Grady’s lifes pretty bad, first he’s busted for smoking, by his own sister, then when he tries to exact his revenge he gets himself put further into the doghouse. But the month long punishment is cut short, after just 18 days he’s allowed out and about again. He finds this strange but it’s a win for him so he gets on with…