More Comic-Related Lists for CBR


If you liked my other articles for CBR, why not check these bad boys out?

Real Subtle: 15 Secret Messages Hidden in Comic Book Art

Reading between the lines of your favourite comics to bring you all the details you may have missed.

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15 Supervillains with Ice Powers

These cold-themed villains are guaranteed to give you the chills.

The Night King from HBO's Game of Thrones

Tainted Love: The Worst Couples in Comic Book History

They say love is blind, but anyone can see that these couples are bad news.

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Frank Miller’s 15 Most Controversial Stories

Well, brutality and controversy are what ol’ Frank is most famous for!

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The 15 Best Performances Of John Hurt

Remembering the many faces (and fandoms) of John Hurt.

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Hidden Wonders: 15 Powers You Didn’t Know Wonder Woman Has

They don’t call her Wonder Woman for nothing!

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Recent Comic-Related Articles for CBR


Hey guys!

As you’ve probably noticed, I’ve been rather quite for a while, but don’t worry – I’m still here! Just been very busy writing for a variety of companies including CBR, a popular geeky news, commentary and community site.

If you’re into that sort of thing, why not check out some of my articles? I’ve listed a few below…

Men of Steel: 15 Superheroes That Are Metal AF

Who’s going to win gold in this battle of the metalheads?

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Weak Sauce: The 15 Lamest Superhero Weaknesses

These heroes may be super, but their weaknesses sure aren’t…

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Watchmen: 15 Most Shocking Moments

Which classic scenes blew you away?

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Rest in Pieces: The Superheroes We Lost in 2016

2016 was a year that took many of our icons away from us.

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Marvel Magic: The 15 Most Arcane Artefacts In The Universe

These Marvel-ous items are some of the most powerful in the 616.


15 Things We Want To See In The Fantastic Beasts Sequels

Accio sequels! Here’s 15 things we want to see in the next “Fantastic Beasts” films…


More Than Able: 15 Disabled Superheroes Who Inspire Us

These comic book heroes overcome more challenges than most.


Rule 63: 15 of the Best (and Worst) Comic Book Genderbends

Was your favourite superhero ever a superheroine?


15 Superheroes Who Make Us Uncomfortable

Superheroes? Sure. Super-skeazy? Definitely.


Yoink! 20 Blatant Comic Book Rip-Offs

These comic book copycats will make you do a double take!


As ever, let me know what you think in the comments! 🙂

A Little Game…




A few examples from my own shelves…

  •  To Kill a Mockingbird… with a Chainsaw
  •  The Merchant of Venice… with a Chainsaw
  •  Porno… with a Chainsaw
  •  The Death and Resurrection of the Author… with a Chainsaw
  •  Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance… with a Chainsaw
  •  Half-Asleep in Frog Pyjamas… with a Chainsaw
  •  The Cat in the Hat… with a Chainsaw
  •  Jane Eyre… with a Chainsaw
  •  Animal Farm… with a Chainsaw
  •  By the River Pedra, I Saw Down and Wept… with a Chainsaw
  •  Party of One… with a Chainsaw
  •  How to Lose Friends and Alienate People… with a Chainsaw
  • The Dark Knight Strikes Again… with a Chainsaw
  •  Origin of the Species… with a Chainsaw
  • The Little Sister… with a Chainsaw
  • Girl, Interrupted… with a Chainsaw
  • Eating Fire… with a Chainsaw
  • Psychoanalytical Criticism… with a Chainsaw
  • Hate No More… with a Chainsaw

… I could play this game all day… 😀



I have just noticed that I have passed 1,300 follows – a warm welcome to all!

Apologies for the lack of posts lately… poor health has been an issue (when is it not? 🙂 ), and I am right in the middle of my busiest period in terms of academic writing and marking.

I intend to write a post soon specifically about Terry Pratchett, one of my most beloved authors and who, sadly, passed away this week.

First Bulk Sale! Huzzah!


Made my first bulk sale! 40 copies of ‘Citations Made Simple: The APA Format’ are now winging their way to their new American home…

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355 books sold now in total… and counting! 😀

Thanks to everyone for your ongoing support.

250 Books Sold! Woohoo!! Happy New Year, Everyone!



Hi everyone!

I just wanted to wish you all a Happy New Year, and thank everyone who bought a copy of one of my books in 2014. I’ve tallied up and am delighted to report that I have sold more than 250 books since branching out into the world of indie publishing in August!

Ill health has kept me from posting a lot at the moment – I am currently recovering from surgery – but they’ll be plenty more to come from me in 2015, so watch this space!