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Preview – Rivers of London Comics: Night Witch by Ben Aaronovitch, Andrew Cartmel and Lee Sullivan

Last year saw the debut of original, canonical stories of Ben Aaronovitch‘s bestselling Rivers of London in comic form, courtesy of the author, Dr Who show-runner Andrew Cartmel, comic artist and veteran of Who strips Lee Sullivan and Titan Comics. Titled Rivers of London: Body Work (our preview page of that volume), it was released as […]

Preview – Rivers of London Comics: Body Work by Ben Aaronovitch, Andrew Cartmel and Lee Sullivan

In 2011 Ben Aaronovitch stole London’s supernatural stage with the debut of the first volume of his PC Peter Grant urban fantasy series. Now with five out, the sixth coming this November, TV rights optioned and over a million copies sold worldwide, it’s been nothing short of a phenomenon. Another author would happily sit on […]

Extract / Preview: Foxglove Summer by Ben Aaronovitch

1 Due Diligence I was just passing the Hoover Centre when I heard Mr Punch scream his rage behind me. Or it might have been someone’s brakes or a distant siren or an Airbus on final approach to Heathrow. I’d been hearing him off and on since stepping from the top of a tower block in […]

Author Profile: Ben Aaronovitch

www.the-folly.com www.temporarilysignificant.blogspot.co.uk On Gollancz On Wikipedia @Ben_Aaronovitch * Bestselling Urban Fantasy author of the RIVERS OF LONDON and the PC PETER GRANT sequels!

November and December 2019 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for November and December (we tend to combine these, both being smaller months in publishing output). We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking […]

October 2019 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for October. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

June 2019 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for June. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

May 2019 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for May. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

November and December 2018 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for October. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

May 2018 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for May. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

March 2018 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for March. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

STEAMPUNK (and Associated Fantastical Anachronisms) Books in 2017!

Ah Steampunk – and the singular allure of Victoriana with added steam, cogs and fantastical contrivances. What’s that sir / madam? You’d like an overview of the literary diversions of the very same and associated anachronistic, retro-futuristic fiction published in 2017? Well you’ve come to the right place! We have many fine articles for your […]

URBAN FANTASY (and choice associated fictions) Books in 2017!

We love our Urban Fantasy here at Carabas and one of the sub-genre’s we particularly focus on, having appeal both to genre fans and mainstream readers. So here’s a round-up of the great UF books and graphic novels publishing/ed in 2017!   NB. This is pretty comprehensive round-up of the UK scene though necessarily arbitrary in […]

September 2017 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for September. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

July 2017 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for July. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]

June 2017 Book Highlights

* Here’s our round-up of fantastic and fantastical reading for June. We take in Adult Fiction, fantastical and general, creative and socially minded Non-Fiction, Children’s and YA and Graphic Novels. Whether you’re a general or genre reader or a bookshop looking to make sure your customers aren’t missing out we try to balance an inclusion […]