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THE BIG INTERVIEW: We interview Andy Luke, author of Axel America

October 5th, 2016 by Mark McCann Comments

Whoever wins, we lose?

THE BIG INTERVIEW: FTN Interviews Gargoyles creator Greg Weisman about his new passion…

April 28th, 2015 by Marc Comments

He’s worked on everything from Spider-man to Star Wars and now he wants to bring his novel Rain Of The Ghosts to a whole new audience

LISTEN We team up with the 2DCast and interview World War Z author Max Brooks

March 24th, 2015 by Marc Comments

He’s responsible for the most realistic zombie apocalypse ever… and we’re delighted to be chatting to him. He’s not as scary as we expected…

Interview: Laurence Donaghy author of Folk’d series

March 24th, 2015 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Jonathan Cardwell interviews Northern Ireland author Laurence Donaghy

The Big Ones: Todd Chats With Comic Writer Greg Pak About His New Children’s Book: The Princess Who Saved Herself!

March 11th, 2015 by Todd Black Comments

THIS is a girl you’ll want to know… plus, guitar playing dragon!

THE BIG INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Engines of War author George Mann

September 24th, 2014 by Marc Comments

Our man Paddy chats with the man responsible for bringing the War Doctor to the written page, Mr George Mann…

FTN Interview: Peter Clines

January 16th, 2014 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Following The Nerd interviews Peter Clines, author of the Ex-Heroes series which combines the superhero genre with the zombie genre as he launches book four in the series, Ex-Purgatory.

THE BIG INTERVIEW: We chat with Jason M Hough author of The Darwin Generator

August 10th, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

It’s the new sci-fi trilogy that has everyone talking and author Jason M Hough is still in awe of it… we caught up with him to see how he’s holding up

THE BIG INTERVIEW: FTN interview George Mann, Newbury & Hobbes creator and author

August 3rd, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

George Mann: He’s changing popular steampunk – deliberately or otherwise – and is responsible for one of literatures best duos… and our Amy got to talk a bit with him.

THE BIG INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Robopocalypse author and futurist Daniel Wilson

July 13th, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

His latest book is being made into a movie by Spielberg, but who is the man behind the robots?

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Garry McElherron, author of MourneQuest

March 2nd, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

The Irish answer to Lord of the Rings? We talk to MourneQuest author Garry McElherron

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Damon Dark creator Adrian Sherlock

February 16th, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

He created the great Damon Dark and is a big Doctor Who fan… and he’s just written Sherlock Holmes: Time Detective…. meet Adrian Sherlock

INTERVIEW: Owen Quinn, author of The Time Warriors

January 13th, 2013 by Marc Comments

Owen Quinn is on the verge of greatness with his Time Warriors books, so we’re only too happy to give you this interview…

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Doctor Who writer Lance Parkin

January 13th, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Lance Parkin is the man that brought together the fifth and seventh Doctors, Pitted the Doctor against Hitler, saw the eighth Doctor battle Ice Warriors, gave the tenth Doctor his first solo outing and Owen Quinn caught up with him recently

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews writer Drew Karpyshyn

December 28th, 2012 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

He’s playing in a largely unchartered part of the Star Wars sandbox and having a lot of fun there. We interview Drew Karpyshyn about this part of the SW universe that is quickly becoming one of the biggest fan favourites…

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews TV show novelist extraordinaire John Peel

December 20th, 2012 by Marc Comments

John Peel has written novels set in the Doctor Who, Eerie Indiana, Star Trek and Quantum Leap universes and local writer and FTN features writer Owen Quinn caught up with him and got into the nitty gritty…

AUDIOBOOK REVIEW: FTN reviews Doctor Who: Voyage to Venus by Big Finish

December 19th, 2012 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Jago and Litefoot are onboard the Tardis as The Doctor travels to Venus in the latest Big Finish classic Doctor adventure…

LISTEN: FTN exclusively interviews Paul Lierberman author of ‘LA NOIR: TALES FROM THE GANGSTER SQUAD’

December 15th, 2012 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Gangster Squad is set to be one of the first big movies of 2013. We talk to the man who wrote the column and book that inspired it…

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews Joanne Reay, author of Lo’ Life: Romeo Spikes

November 12th, 2012 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Author Joanne Reay has been a film-maker for a number of years, but when she penned her first novel she started with a fantastic story that tackled they big issues head on but with the kind of undertones we love…

INTERVIEW: FTN interviews author Bryan Young

October 24th, 2012 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

Operation: Montauk author, Star Wars fan, geek dad and Huffington Post contributor Bryan Young (left) chats to FTN about life, the universe and making your way in it.