Reviews

The Oz Suite, Gerard Houarner

July 19, 2009

Review by Stephen Theaker Three separate novellas linked by their references to The Wizard of Oz (the film). Broadly speaking they can be taken as science fiction, fantasy [...]

The Quest of Dick & Dom (CBBC)

July 19, 2009

Review by Stephen Theaker Plague ravages the kingdom. Two accident-prone princes drop the antidote and are sent on a quest to find more. A wizard and a saucy lady thief [...]

Being Human (BBC3)

July 19, 2009

Review by Stephen Theaker A devilishly handsome vampire, a socially awkward werewolf and a heartbroken ghost share a house, but despite the set-up this isn’t a sitcom, [...]

Who Wants to Be a Superhero? (BBC2)

July 19, 2009

Review by Stephen Theaker I cry pretty easily at films and TV programmes, but you’re probably made of sterner stuff. You probably didn’t cry when Buffy said [...]

Gunpowder, Joe Hill

July 19, 2009

Review by Stephen Theaker I read a lot of horror in my early teens, when I was still dependent for reading material on the adults around me and the library. So that meant [...]

Forever Richard, by Sue Dent

June 27, 2009

Review by Maryann Boo This is the long awaited sequel to Never Ceese, Sue Dent’s first foray into the world of Richard, a vampire, and his werewolf sister, Ceese. In [...]

Infamous (PS3)

June 2, 2009

Review by Patrick Henry Downs Infamous is fun, but the story sucks and it’s awfully [...]

Midnight Street #12

April 29, 2009

Review by Steve Redwood Midnight Street #12 keeps to the same format as earlier issues, a mixture of fiction (and a pretty eclectic mix too, this time), interviews, reviews, [...]
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