WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL DARREN SHAN WEB SITE! If you want to become a SHANSTER, then REGISTER to keep up with all the latest Shan news! Darren produces a newsletter at the start of every month, THE SHANVILLE MONTHLY, which also lists all of his tour dates.

Follow Darren on TWITTER and FACEBOOK. There are also two official regional Facebook pages: FACEBOOK USA and FACEBOOK TAIWAN. Watch videos of Darren on YOUTUBE.


The CONTACT page provides you with all of the information you need to send me a letter or email, info about how to get an AUTOGRAPH, and advice on how to request a schools visit.


In the BOOKS section you can find author notes about every book I’ve ever published, REVIEWS, BOOK COVERS from around the world, and FAN ART.


In EVENTS you can find RELEASE DATES for upcoming books, and any media appearances that are scheduled.


Check out ABOUT DARREN for a biography, PHOTOS, FAQ, INTERVIEWS and more.


In the EXTRAS part of the site, you can find short stories, deleted scenes, downloads and a whole lot more! This area also houses my WRITING TIPS for young writers.

From the Gallery
  • Japanese 20th anniversary

    from Darren's Blog on 28 July 2021

    This incredible drawing is the work of a fan called Mine Akatasuki, who drew it to celebrate the...

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  • TOUR details - see Shanville Monthly

    from Events on 06 August 2017

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