Deliverance: Why The Children at the River’s End is so very dear to me.

On the day I reached 124,055 words of the first draft, at the point of crafting the finale (and a...

Long Covid: Writing while you’re in pain.

I had Flu for three weeks in 1997/1998, and it totally KO’d me, but at least it ended. Life resumed...

North Yorkshire to New York! Knowing when it’s time.

Moving into the new year, I had five ideas contending with each other, vying for top-spot on the...

Ten Years on. Re-vamping your first novel.

And after re-reading the original you think Okay, it’s a little rough around the edges, but I...

What Dreams may come… What dreams may go.

Once upon a time I was in a band. We rehearsed regularly and toured quite a bit across many venues...

YA/Dark Fantasy


James Steven Clark is the author of the Shelly Clover Series/ The Children at the River's End, and Mr Buechner's Christmas on Shrieker Pass.

Mis-fit, Misplaced, Miss Shelly Clover ☆☆☆☆☆ out of 5 stars.

"Cldnt Put The Book Down."
This is one of those books u just can't put down until the end, and even then u want more."

Review: Anonymous.
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The Shelly Clover Series

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