‘A real cracker!’ | La Bête Humaine | Émile Zola | Ray Noyes

This was one of the first crime novels to feature rail transport. That murder could be committed on the new railways of France was something of a shock. Not only that, the main characters all worked on the railway and much of the action takes place as they go about their daily work. Zola spent […]

Finding My Dark Side | The Fly Guy, Colum Sanson-Regan

Tell Us About The Fly Guy The Fly Guy was Colum’s first book. He started writing this novel while undertaking his master’s at the University of South Wales. Attending the screenwriting module there helped him realise he could write longer, complicated narratives without getting lost. It’s quite a dark title, but that’s the beauty of […]