Darren Shan

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Duration: 40 minutes

Master of horror, Darren Shan reads from his latest book and chats about his 'edgy' work.

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    The full episode, on the Scottish Book Trust website.

  • Let author Darren Shan and his ZOM-B apocalypse grab you!

    This Authors Live webcast featured the master of horror Darren Shan. Darren published his first children’s book, Cirque du Freak in January 2000. It attracted rave reviews and an ever-growing army of fans hungry to learn more about vampires! His latest project is the 12-book Zom-B series in which his writing has entered a terrifying new world. Edgy, confrontational and punchy, Zom-B brings together all the classic Shan trademarks that have turned him into a global writing superstar.


Darren Shan
Janice Forsyth
Executive Producer
Gerald Strother
Neil Scott
Adam Spencer
Production Assistant
Irene Bain
Vision mixer
Derek Farrell
Video Engineer
Jim Noble
Graphic Designer
Trudy Shillum
Marie Graham
Tom Hodgkinson
Camera Supervisor
Kenny Newlands
Camera Operator
Allen McLaughlin
Camera Operator
Simone Smith
Sound Supervisor
Jim Fallan
Sound Engineer
Derek Wilson
Sound Engineer
Crawford Milne
Lighting Supervisor
Mick Toher
Davie Wilson

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