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The King Of Elfland’s Daughter

This isn’t a review, but the book deserves more attention that being rounded-up with another post. The King of Elfland’s Daughter, by Lord Dunsany, is a heck of a novel. There is much of the fairytale here, and I was reminded of the fantasies of William Morris.┬áThere’s something very ornate, something elegant about the aesthetic, […]

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Events & Recent Reads

Convention goodness. The Eastercon draft programme is up, and it ranges from the very sensible to the very bizarre. I’m on this panel on the Saturday: Writers and the Web – Blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, etc. 2pm- 3pm. Room 12. Is it essential to be on the Web to promote sales of your book? Which […]