Jim Steel

Witchfinder General — book review


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


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


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


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


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


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 [...]