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Obelisk, Stephen Baxter, Gollancz Obelisks, Monoliths, Sentinels and Ancient Alien Artifacts are the stuff science fiction dreams are made off, the smoke from which some of the finest tales of our age are scryed by...

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This year marks the thirtieth anniversary of Jim Henson’s iconic fantasy film Labyrinth, which famously boasted a very young Jennifer Connelly (many years before her Academy Award) and the wonderful and much-missed David Bowie, perfectly...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #81

October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Time once more for our quick-hit news and links roundup: Love the sound of Zach Lieberman’s installation art inspired by the Tempest and a new interpretation, Hag-Seed, by the great Margaret Atwood. The Bookseller reports...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #80

September 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Yes, it’s Friday again already and that means time for our weekly news and links round up: The wonderful and sparkly Sarah McIntyre interviews her collaborator, writer Alan MacDonald, on their new picture book –...

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Reviews: Mike Carey’s The Girl With All the Gifts

September 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Girl with all the Gifts, Directed by Colm McCarthy, Starring Gemma Arterton, Glenn Close, Paddy Considine, Sennia Nanua From the bestselling novel by Mike Carey comes one of the more entertaining “Zombie” movies of...

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Books: another look at The Girl With All the Gifts

September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Girl With All The Gifts, Mike Carey, Orbit Books With the film version of Lucifer scribe Mike Carey’s The Girl With all the Gifts about to hit cinemas at the end of this week,...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #77

September 9, 2016 | 1 Comments

Right then, it’s Friday, so here’s a few news items from hither and yon…....

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #76

September 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Time for our weekly quick-hit news and links roundup: Always good to see a new strip up from the brilliant Boulet, this time a cracker about time travel (see the full strip here): Glasgow peeps,...

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On Saturday I had the pleasure of chairing a talk with Mary and Bryan Talbot, who were paying a return visit to the Edinburgh International Book Festival to discuss their fascinating graphic novel from Cape,...

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Stuff (& Possibly Nonsense) #75

August 26, 2016 | 1 Comments

Time again for our weekly quick-hit new and links round up: The shortlist for the annual Ignatz Awards were announced recently, and it is a smorgasbord of top Indy comics talent (and how nice to...

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