REVIEW: Thieves’ War by Clayton Snyder

Clayton Snyder’s manic concoction of whimsical satire continues in his second installment of the Thieves’ Lyric series. Thieves’ War brings Cord and Nenn back together for their greatest heist yet....
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REVIEW: Thieves’ War by Clayton Snyder

An interview with Andrew Caldecott

Momenticon by Andrew Caldecott is a true joy to read - a unique novel set in a dystopian future around a museum and its unusual occupants, with a strong streak...
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An interview with Andrew Caldecott

REVIEW: Momenticon by Andrew Caldecott

Andrew Caldecott’s Momenticon is one of the most unique books I’ve read. Set in a future where humanity has conglomerated into domes due to environmental degeneration, this particular story largely...
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REVIEW: Momenticon by Andrew Caldecott

REVIEW: The Heron Kings’ Flight by Eric Lewis

The Heron Kings’ Flight is the second novel in Eric Lewis’ The Heron Kings series. I would like to thank independent publishing house Flame Tree Press and Eric Lewis for...
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REVIEW: The Heron Kings’ Flight by Eric Lewis

REVIEW: Daughter of Redwinter by Ed McDonald

The GdM faithful will probably be familiar with author Ed McDonald from his brilliant, bestselling Raven’s Mark trilogy. His latest offering is Daughter of Redwinter which sets its own, distinct...
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REVIEW: Daughter of Redwinter by Ed McDonald

REVIEW: Mickey7 by Edward Ashton

Mickey7 by Edward Ashton was a novel that was not too dense but explored future ideas with enough gravitas to get me thinking, but not enough to bog me down....
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REVIEW: Mickey7 by Edward Ashton

An interview with Adam Oyebanji

Adam Oyebanji works in counter-terrorism by day, and writes by night. His debut science fiction novel Braking Day about everything that could possibly go wrong when a generation space ship...
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An interview with Adam Oyebanji

REVIEW: Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji

Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji is the sort of science fiction that keeps readers on their toes throughout. Set on a generation ship on the way to what is intended...
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REVIEW: Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji

REVIEW: The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean

The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean starts with a twenty-nine-year-old being refused booze at a corner shop because she does not have ID. As a young looking twenty-nine-year-old who still...
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REVIEW: The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean

REVIEW: Bigfoot Hunters by Rick Gualtieri

Bigfoot Hunters is the first horror novel by Rick Gualtieri after a successful career as an urban fantasy and comedy writer. I was expecting something more like his Bill the Vampire...
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REVIEW: Thieves’ War by Clayton Snyder REVIEW: Thieves’ War by Clayton Snyder
An interview with Andrew Caldecott An interview with Andrew Caldecott
REVIEW: Momenticon by Andrew Caldecott REVIEW: Momenticon by Andrew Caldecott
REVIEW: The Heron Kings’ Flight by Eric Lewis REVIEW: The Heron Kings’ Flight by...
REVIEW: Daughter of Redwinter by Ed McDonald REVIEW: Daughter of Redwinter by Ed...
REVIEW: Mickey7 by Edward Ashton REVIEW: Mickey7 by Edward Ashton
An interview with Adam Oyebanji An interview with Adam Oyebanji
REVIEW: Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji REVIEW: Braking Day by Adam Oyebanji
REVIEW: The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean REVIEW: The Book Eaters by Sunyi...
REVIEW: Bigfoot Hunters by Rick Gualtieri REVIEW: Bigfoot Hunters by Rick Gualtieri

ANNOUNCEMENT: Winners of the EMPIRE OF DUST competition

We have the winners of the Empire of Dust giveaway competition! A quick reminder on the prizes For this competition we were lucky enough to have Anna’s publisher throw down a world-wide signed trilogy...

REVIEW: Grim Solace by Ben Galley

Just like me, you should be very excited to be back in Araxes in Grim Solace, where death is not the end, but just a new form of half-life. In book two of Ben...

REVIEW: Holy Sister by Mark Lawrence

Readers and writers often describe novels as being character driven or plot driven. If there is such a thing, then Holy Sister, the third volume in Mark Lawrence’s Book of the Ancestor trilogy, is...

REVIEW: The Knight with Two Swords by Edward M. Erdelac

Ever since reading Thomas Malory’s Le Morte d’Arthur, I was instantly mesmerised by the tales of King Arthur, his legendary knights of the round table, and the wisdom of Merlin and Avalon. There is...

EXCLUSIVE: The House of Sacrifice UK cover reveal and excerpt

Hot damn I’ve been itching to get my hands on Anna Smith-Spark’s third book The House of Sacrifice since I fell in love with Marith and Thalia in The Court of Broken Knives and The Tower of Living and Dying. This swirling epic of broken characters and...

Review: Grim Solace by Ben Galley

Just like me, you should be very excited to be back in Araxes, where death is not the end, but just a new form of half-life. In book two of Ben Galley’s Chasing Graves...

REVIEW: Bloodlight by Edward Nile

In Bloodlight, Edward Nile’s debut novel, the city of Delstad hangs on the brink of civil war. While humans and lightbloods (a race of pale-haired albinos with glowing blood and a latent gift for...

ANNOUNCEMENT: GdM#19 April edition

I have some bad news for GdM fans, but it’s short-term and for a (hopefully) acceptable reason. There will be no Grimdark Magazine released on the 1st of April 2019. The next issue to...

REVIEW: Never Die by Rob J. Hayes

When the cover of Never Die was revealed a few months back, I was instantly hooked. It had a clearly Asian feel to it for which I have a fondness thanks to having read...

ANNOUNCEMENT: Jason Deem moving on | GdM looking for new cover artist

It’s been an unbelievable four years working with Jason Deem, but unfortunately for GdM and our fans our wonderful cover artist has decided it’s time to move on. He’s produced a tall stack of...