Lords of Arcadia by John Goode and JG Morgan

Kane thinks he is a normal teenage boy – or, in his words, a “sassy gay teenage boy” – until he falls in love with a fairy prince and realises his destiny lies outside the sleepy Iowa town of Athens. A much-needed fantasy series with a lot of attitude.


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Wed Wabbit by Lissa Evans

An accident throws ten-year-old Fidge into a world powered by her sister’s imagination.


Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal 2018

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The Harry Potter Effect at the British Library


BL HP Outside

Last week, I attended a talk at the British Library in association with the Royal Society of Literature titled “The Harry Potter Effect”.

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American Gods by Neil Gaiman

Classic Neil Gaiman: full of invention and imagination, poor on character and writing.


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