Novelist and Reviewer:
Author: The Other Book, The Liberators. The Darkening Path Trilogy: The Broken King, vol. 1;
The King's Shadow, vol. 2, will be published in 2015
The Double Axe, a retelling of the Minotaur story, and The King's Revenge will be published in 2016.
Ahoy me hearties: I've reviewed Jules Verne's little-known The Blockade Runners for The Observer.Check it out here. He was a great favourite when I was small, though for his more common works - I had a beautiful hardback edition of 80 Days Around the World, which gave me much joyful pleasure.