Demonbound by David Parkland

19 May 2016



If you love Terry Pratchett or Susanna Clarke then you should check out Demonbound!!

This book follows the journey of Marris and Wade; Drummer Boys turned Carters turned Entrepreneurs in their attempts to make a living for themselves.  But the power of words can be a terrible thing as Marris and Wade find inexplicable things happening around them.

This book is an absolute page turner as the exploits of the pair develop at pace and their destiny is interwoven with other characters in the novel.

Cleverly written with a sublime twist at the end that, although hinted at throughout, caught me by surprise.

The ending lends itself well to a sequel and I wait with baited breath for its release.

A fantastic first novel for this talented author, whose writing style is able to capture and inspire the imagination whilst guiding the reader through his journey.  I am a fan already, most definitely one to watch for the future!




Disclosure: I received this book for free in return for an honest review.  All opinions are my own

12 comments

  1. This looks like a good read! Thank you for the review:)

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  2. I love terry pratchett - will look out for this

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    1. Me to! It is a really good debut

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    1. It's a really good début for the author

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  4. I've never read either of those, but I'm always looking for new books to read

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  5. I am one of those people who loves reading and is always reading but ive never read any of these books x

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  6. I've not read either of those authors, I always read light hearted chic lit x

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  7. Though not familiar with authour the novel sounds like an amazing read.

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  8. If you're comparing this to Terry Pratchet then I absolutely have to give it a read! Sounds brilliant xx

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  9. Absolutely loved this book, it was a proper gem. I haven't read Pratchett but this was unlike anything else I have read. Engaging, exciting, intriguing and absorbing are words that come to mind - funny too. Was thrilled how it worked out at the end and totally left me desperate for a sequel!

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