Dateline: Mandy Southgate
Mandy Southgate is a South African expat living and working in London. She finds it hard to concentrate on any one thing for any length of time and so runs three very different blogs on life in London and travel from there, media and entertainment and social justice and human rights.
Mandy tends to become emotionally invested in television and authors and as a result, is often brutally disappointed.
At times existentialist, surreal and absurd, The Infernal Republic crosses lines and goes places that few short story collections are willing to go.
The incredible story of Carl Wilkens, the only American to remain in Rwanda during the 1994 genocide.
Rachel Vincent's fantastic Soul Screamers series continues with another dose of banshees, demons and other creatures of the Netherworld.
"My favourite character would have to be Ash, because I love my dark, brooding bad boys with swords."
Julie Kagawa's Iron Fey series reaches its fantastical conclusion in the Testing Grounds at the End of the World.
Maureen Doyle McQuerry produces a thrilling adventure featuring goblins, dirigibles, and fantastical steampunk contraptions.
Dr Ajaz Khan tells us about microfinance and the work being done to provide sustainable models of improvement in developing countries.
With her slick production and versatility, Ducky is an artist to watch. Grab two of her tracks for free.
The third book Julie Kagawa's Iron Fey series sees Meghan Chase return to Nevernever in the ultimate battle for Faery.
Though Lucky by name and lucky by nature, it seems Lolly Luck's winning streak is finally over when her father loses his job in her 11th birthday.