Author: Justin Newland

JUSTIN NEWLAND writes historical, fantasy and speculative fiction with a supernatural bent.

He lives with his partner in plain sight of the Mendip Hills in Somerset, England.

For further author info, see

Short stories in anthologies include: The Fool of Abbot’s Leigh in Hidden Bristol and Fisher of Men in North by Southwest.

Another short story, Vallum Hadriani, is included in The Dark Half of the Year.

His first novel, The Genes of Isis, is published by Matador. For more info, see

His second novel, The Old Dragon’s Head, a historical fantasy set in Old China. is to be published by Matador in November 2018. His work in progress is a historical novel set in East Prussia during the Enlightenment in the 1760’s. All his novels deal with war, religion, evolution, and the human’s place in the universe.

#BookReview – The Genes of Isis by Justin Newland @matadorbooks @annecater #RandomThingsTours

25th August 2018 6

This is not the sort of book I would normally read…which is exactly why I went for it. I wanted to get out my comfort zone, and once I had peace and quiet in the house and could concentrate I am glad that I did. I am intrigued by the Egyptians as I will devour anything…

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