SFF Author: Darren Shan


The Vampire’s Assistant: Tense, exciting, gross

The Vampire’s Assistant by Darren Shan Warning: This is the second book in the CIRQUE DU FREAK series, so this review necessarily contains spoilers for Book 1. Darren Shan’s life is officially a mess after several monumental screw-ups which were detailed in the previous appropriately named book, A Living Nightmare. He has left home and joined the Cirque […]

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Hell’s Horizon: A weird sequel

Hell’s Horizon by Darren Shan Darren Shan’s Hell’s Horizon is a weird sequel — if you think it’s weird to completely ignore the hero of the first novel in a trilogy. After describing the mysterious and mystical rise of Capac Raimi in Procession of the Dead, Shan turns his attentions to Al Jeery, a random […]

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