Reaping The Dark: an occult adventure a la Guy Ritchie…

This is ‘only’ a novella, but author Gary McMahon has crafted a satisfying, self-contained story which works on several levels. It’s a smart, fast-paced action-adventure. It’s a heist-gone-wrong romp where the bad guys (and some of the good guys) get a gruesome comeuppance. It’s an exploration of maturity, of accepting the responsibilities of adulthood. It’s…

Beat The Reaper: a medical mafia masterpiece

This was a wicked delight to read. The initial idea of mixing medicine and the mafia seemed a little unlikely but the result is a gripping, witty, well-written page-turner. It indulges in instances of brutal violence, goes into graphic detail about the bloodier aspects of human anatomy, exposes personal holocaust histories, dabbles in recreational chemistry,…