Posts Tagged ‘Novel’
To say Dana Fredsti is unconventional is an understatement. Before becoming an author, Dana was an actress and theatrical swordswoman. Dana’s most famous cinematic credits include Army of Darkness, where she was the armourer’s assistant and appeared as a sword-wielding deadite. Since leaving the world of acting behind her, Dana started a career as an […]
Sophie Sparham’s Snow in Hell starts out innocently enough as high-concept science-fiction, then angels start appearing, then necromancers, and then it gets seriously weird.
After so long, we finally have an official update on the STARZ adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel American Gods. It gives me enormous pleasure to welcome @MrRickyWhittle to the role of Shadow in @AmericanGodsSTZ. It's just the beginning of the journey. — Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) January 28, 2016 English actor Richard ‘Ricky’ Whittle, who was recently […]
For those who have not had the pleasure of meeting Charles (“Charlie”) Stross, he is a colossal geek, and a literary one at that. He graduated from university with a degree in Pharmacy and later studied a post-graduate degree in Computer Science, which quite probably makes him the world’s first certifiable cyberpunk (shortly before it […]
This first casebook is an interesting offering from the Lancastrian author A.S. Chambers . Rather than a traditional novel, The Casebook of Sam Spallucci is more a series of inter-connected short-stories, something that we see far too few instances of, and the deliberately experimental nature of this book is to be praised. The overall story […]
All across the Geek Universe (Geekiverse?) Reviewers are queuing up to lay into Pixels, Adam Sandler’s live-action remake of that Futurama episode where aliens invade through the medium of Space Invaders and Pacman. I’ve yet to see the film, and probably won’t bother, but the consensus amongst those who have seems to be that while […]
After more than a decade, Robin Hobb's Fitz and the Fool return with Fool's Assassin, and Geek Pride's Peter Ray Allison attempts write a review that is more than just "Read this book" five hundred times.
Horror author Sam Stone's latest novel is the first in a new post-apocalyptic science fiction/fantasy series.
Dana Fredsti is the author of the Ashley Parker trilogy, which recently concluded with Plague World (reviewed here). However, long before she became known as a horror writer, she was also an actress, theatrical sword fighter and later a writer of erotic thrillers (under the pseudonym of Inara LaVey). During her acting career, Dana appeared […]