Previous Entry | Next Entry

AUC amazon

AUC zumaya
Tiny URL for THIS POST: http://tinyurl.com/ctbdkv

An Ungodly Child follows Harold Waterman, an unlikely hero, and his summoned demonic familiar Jasfoup. When Harold is infected by an incurable disease after meeting the Angel of Pestilence, otherwise known as Jedith, he turns to the black arts to find a cure. Jasfoup the demon is only too happy to help, as long as Harold can pay for his services. Meanwhile, the three angels of destruction are out to prove that there could be an antichrist, if only Harold would believe it. Gillian, Harold's vampire girlfriend, is not so sure.

An Ungodly Child

http://tinyurl.com/5rxve6

Amazon.com: http://tinyurl.com/6z5aum
picture : http://tinyurl.com/56o3zr

Reviews:
Bluechrome

Kissed By Venus

DJ Kirkby

review by DK

review by Stephanie Wright

review by Mish

review by DJ Kirkby

review by Sparxs

review by Gina

review by Stu

review by Liz

review by Olga

review by Graeme K Talboys

review by Catherine Edmunds




    leatherdykeuk You're reading me?
    How super -- and in the same list as Kim Harrison - I'm honoured!

    sttatus_quo If the first 20 pages are any indication, I'd say you're in the company of peers. I want a day when I don't have to get up early the next day so I can read it cover to cover if I want to. (which I suspect I will).

    Alysa Thomas:
    I was initially skeptical about reading a book set in modern day, with vampires, demons, angels, fairies and the unlikely hero of Harold. Once I got over my pretentiousness, however, I thoroughly enjoyed the book and found myself wanting to discover more about the character and his life. Green has thought in depth about all of the creatures in the book, and also how most of the populous of Laverstone have got by without noticing the supernatural. I will issue readers a single warning: Do not get too hung up with the first chapter. I had no idea what was going on, and where it fit in to the rest of the book until I had read at least 5 or 6 chapters. It does fit in, it is important, but does give a slightly jumbled start to the book. Stick with it, it more than makes up for it! I would recommend it to anyone wanting a light-hearted read that is funny, deep, and worthy of your time. A great debut novel.
    http://www.whsmith.co.uk/CatalogAndSearch/ProductDetails.aspx?productID=9781905108640



plus:
http://leatherdykeuk.livejournal.com/2207161.html
http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=C8UlmUKfArs

Comments

( 20 comments — Leave a comment )
mikesmaddie
Dec. 22nd, 2008 11:05 pm (UTC)
Harold and Jasfoup...
...are now on video?

Wahoo!!!

*BG*

And again, I'm so very, very, very proud of you, my dear. *big smile*

Ah, and over here on amazon.ca, this book is out of stock right now. And they aren't sure when more of the books will be available.

But I'm hoping after the new year that this will soon change. *big big smile*

Hugs, lovies, and stuffs for you all. *HG*

God bless and take care. :).
Olga/Maddie
leatherdykeuk
Dec. 22nd, 2008 11:09 pm (UTC)
Re: Harold and Jasfoup...
It'll be after the new year, Olga.

This post is my URL placeholder :)
mikesmaddie
Dec. 22nd, 2008 11:16 pm (UTC)
That's...
...great to hear. *big smile*

And both you and Jasfoup may soon have a new convert, as Bri wants to read the book. *BG*

Also, thanks for letting me know what this particular post is about.

Hugs, lovies, and stuffs for you all. *HG*

God bless and take care. :).
Olga/Maddie
ms_rivet
Jan. 12th, 2009 10:10 pm (UTC)
Hi
I bought your book on Karen (conphie's) recomedation and I couldn't put it down. I thought it was original, funny and had a wonderfully British air about it :)
leatherdykeuk
Jan. 12th, 2009 10:18 pm (UTC)
How fabulous :) I'm so glad you enjoyed it!
ms_rivet
Jan. 12th, 2009 11:11 pm (UTC)
I've just ordered the drabbles off Lulu and I look forward to reading more about Harold and Jasfoup :)
leatherdykeuk
Jan. 12th, 2009 11:46 pm (UTC)
If I can get an agent I have another five already written!
spacedlaw
Jan. 22nd, 2009 07:36 pm (UTC)
Yepee! My copy is being shipped!
leatherdykeuk
Jan. 22nd, 2009 07:46 pm (UTC)
Hurrah!
mikesmaddie
Feb. 8th, 2009 02:28 pm (UTC)
I have e-mailed you...
...about this.

But I also wanted to post on here that I have posted a review of your book here: http://www.amazon.ca/gp/cdp/member-reviews/A1XPW03JBA8U01/ref=cm_cr_yc_cdp?ie=UTF8&sort_by=MostRecentReview

*BG*

Hope that you and yours are doing all right, that things are going okay, and that the rest of the day goes all right for you all.

Hugs, lovies, and stuffs for you all. *HG*

God bless and take care. :).
Olga/Maddie

P.S.: I've also posted this link as a part of this particular
lj.com entry of mine: http://mikesmaddie.livejournal.com/889008.html

Edited at 2009-02-08 02:38 pm (UTC)
leatherdykeuk
Feb. 8th, 2009 03:08 pm (UTC)
Re: I have e-mailed you...
That's super, Olga. Thank you.

I've added in the link.
mikesmaddie
Feb. 8th, 2009 03:13 pm (UTC)
You are...
...most welcome, my dear. *big smile*

Hugs, lovies, and stuffs for you all. *HG*

God bless and take care. :).
Olga/Maddie
donnickcottage
Mar. 21st, 2009 06:02 pm (UTC)
Do me a favor if you will and link me to that poem I said I'd post. I'm guessing it's been long enough, and I'm friends only now anyway. I'd like to do it later today with your permission.
leatherdykeuk
Mar. 21st, 2009 06:31 pm (UTC)
jabberwocky6
Apr. 1st, 2009 02:30 am (UTC)
I'm happy to say I got my copy of AUC today and have already begun reading it :)

Thank you so much for sending it...it's wonderful so far!
leatherdykeuk
Apr. 1st, 2009 07:36 am (UTC)
I'm glad you're enjoying it :)
xjenavivex
Aug. 11th, 2009 06:34 pm (UTC)
I hope you had a great birthday.
leatherdykeuk
Aug. 11th, 2009 07:04 pm (UTC)
It was splendid, thank you :)
jess_faraday
Dec. 31st, 2010 10:05 pm (UTC)
Hi Rachel!

In case you were wondering who I am or why I added you as a friend, I'm one of the psychocommagrlz. I'm looking forward to your participation in our group! (I remember Harold and Jasfoup well from Musemuggers, and am looking forward to reading your writing!)

Jessica
leatherdykeuk
Dec. 31st, 2010 10:18 pm (UTC)
Hi Jessica :)

I remember you well, as it happens. I shall do my very best to join in fully
( 20 comments — Leave a comment )

Latest Month

December 2014
S M T W T F S
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
Powered by LiveJournal.com
Designed by chasethestars