❉ We celebrate the life and work of legendary cult writer Russell Hoban, on what would have his 92nd birthday.
❉ “Tonight, Matthew, I’m Douglas Adams!” James Goss on novelising ‘The Pirate Planet’…
❉ Kinetic prose and a cast of unpleasant but fascinating characters adorn Blair Bidmead’s full-length debut novel.
❉ Writer Andrew Hickey is updating his definitive guide to the Monkees’ music – but he needs your support!
❉ A natter with writer Paul Magrs about ‘Baker’s End’, his new ‘Mars’ trilogy, and much ado about Puffins.
❉ After Aladdin – Love, adventure and a button-nosed tortoise… We celebrate a timeless Winter warmer.
❉ This anarchic show pushed the barriers of television as far as they could go – in the best possible taste.
❉ We review the ‘Devices’ trilogy, a unique urban fantasy political thriller by City of the Saved creator, Philip Purser-Hallard.
❉ We chat with George Mann about books, comics, films, Susan Cooper, Kate Bush, writing, and new book ‘The Whoniverse’.
❉ We chat with Jason Arnopp, whose novel ‘The Last Days of Jack Sparks’ was hailed by Alan Moore as a “magnificent millennial nightmare”.