Jim Steel

Witchfinder General — book review

November 30, 2011

WITCHFINDER GENERAL by Ian Cooper. Auteur £9.99 Reviewed by Jim Steel Media studies publisher Auteur’s ‘Devil’s Advocates’ series is a new line [...]

Reamde — book review

November 27, 2011

REAMDE by Neal Stephenson. Atlantic Books £18.99 Reviewed by Jim Steel Stephenson’s latest behemoth is set now. Richard Forthrast is a multimillionaire who has made [...]

Theaker’s Quarterly Fiction #38

October 6, 2011

Theaker’s Quarterly Fiction #38, edited by the eponymous nine-month chair of the BFS, is now available in paperback and for free download in various ebook formats. It [...]

Alison, by Andrew Humphrey

March 4, 2009

Reviewed by Jim Steel The way we live now. We have our friends. We’ve known them long enough to know that they’ve got flaws, but they’re the only friends [...]

Polluto #2

March 4, 2009

Reviewed by Jim Steel This special apocalypse (and garden furniture) themed edition of the magazine is just packed with bad ideas. You remember Highlander, don’t you? [...]

Dark Horizons 54

February 24, 2009

Dark Horizons 54, about to be sent out to members in our March 2009 mailing, is filled to the brim with goodies… Our stories and poems range from the fantastical [...]