Dark Societies – In Conversation with Emily St John Mandel and Sarah Lotz

Dark Societies: In Conversation with Emily St John Mandel and Sarah Lotz

The Post-Apocalyptic Book Club and Waterstones Piccadilly are very excited to present Emily St John Mandel and Sarah Lotz on Monday 29th September at 6.30pm. Continue reading

A Short Film about the PABC

Last year, a small group of very lovely students from Kingston University sat in on a few of our meetings and made this wonderful short film about the Post-Apocalyptic Book Club.

The meeting featured in the film was the discussion for War With The Newts by Karel Capek which scored a brilliant 7.3 out of 10.  As you can probably tell, it was a fun night!

The Post Apocalyptic Book Club from Noni Braithwaite on Vimeo.

Dark Societies with Samantha Shannon, Tom Pollock and M. R. Carey

Waterstones Piccadilly & the Post-Apocalyptic Book Club presents…

An evening of dystopian fantasy with Samantha Shannon, Tom Pollock and M. R. Carey

Dark Societies returns on Thursday 19th June at 6.30pm at Waterstones Piccadilly with three very special guests, authors Samantha Shannon, Tom Pollock and M.R. Carey. Continue reading

Heroes and Villains by Angela Carter

1901713_597024413717216_1387021657_nFor many in the group, “Heroes and Villains” was their first Carter novel. Carter isn’t the most accessible author out there and we quickly reached the consensus that knowing more about the author and the genres she borrows so heavily from would’ve made “Heroes and Villains” a much more enjoyable read. There were a couple of Carter fans in the group and whilst they did have   some positive things to say about the book, they agreed it’s not her best. Continue reading

Dark Societies presents… An Evening with James Smythe & Tania Unsworth

Waterstones Piccadilly & the Post-Apocalyptic Book Club presents…

In Coversation with James Smythe and Tania Unsworth

Dark Societies returns on Thursday 23rd January at Waterstones Piccadilly with two very special guests, authors James Smythe and Tania Unsworth. Continue reading

Dark Societies: In Conversation with Susan Ee

World AfterDark Societies: In Conversation with Susan Ee

In association with Waterstones Piccadilly, the Post-Apocalyptic Book Club presents Dark Societies, an evening in conversation with best-selling author Susan Ee. Continue reading

The Hodderscape Review Project

I was really pleased when HPickwickodderscape asked me to take part in their Review Project: Continue reading

The Attraction of Post Apocalyptic Fiction

TomorrowThe Post-Apocalyptic Book Club is honoured to host a stop on the Virtual Book Tour of Tomorrow, an anthology of apocalyptic short stories published by Kayelle Press.

In celebration of this, the editor Karen Henderson and author Aric Sundquist have put a little something together for us. Continue reading

Red Moon by Benjamin Percy

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“They live among us.

They are your neighbour, your mother, your lover.

They change.”

Lycans have lived among us for a very long time, or at least they have in this very plausible alternate America. Continue reading

Dark Societies Returns….

billboard_london_being_watchedIn association with  Waterstones Piccadilly and the Post-Apocalyptic Book Club, Dark Societies returns, on Thursday 2nd May,once again to delve into the murky depths of our imaginations with a fantastic, in depth panel discussion and interactive Q&A. Continue reading