Joseph D'Lacey




Mark
681 books | 424 friends

Kristin
280 books | 62 friends

Ali
Ali
1,111 books | 793 friends

Fernand...
1,881 books | 3,424 friends

Shaun M...
878 books | 1,314 friends

Liz Wil...
2,022 books | 913 friends

Aliette
242 books | 516 friends

Jon Gibbs
148 books | 1,024 friends

More friends…



Joseph D'Lacey

Goodreads Author


url

gender
male

website

twitter username

genre

influences

member since
December 2007


About this author

Became vegetarian after writing MEAT. Repped by Meg Davis. Fond of meditation, unfathomable questions and cats.

"Joseph D'Lacey rocks!" Stephen King.


To ask Joseph D'Lacey questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

Joseph D'Lacey Thanks, Kim! I'm absolutely delighted you enjoyed it.

Bit of trivia: Stephen King rather liked it, too. My publisher sent him a copy before it was…more
Thanks, Kim! I'm absolutely delighted you enjoyed it.

Bit of trivia: Stephen King rather liked it, too. My publisher sent him a copy before it was published back in 2007 - that's where the SK blurb for the cover originated.

Happy reading and let me know if you ever pick up any of my other titles...(less)
Joseph D'Lacey 1. I'm currently working on a series of humorous fairy stories for children aged 5-7 and a psychological thriller screenplay. After that, a new…more1. I'm currently working on a series of humorous fairy stories for children aged 5-7 and a psychological thriller screenplay. After that, a new fantasy novel...

2. Off the top of my head: Margaret Atwood, Adam Nevill, Douglas Adams, Clive Barker, James Herriot, Roald Dahl, DBC Pierre and many more.(less)
Average rating: 3.85 · 1,610 ratings · 388 reviews · 24 distinct works · Similar authors
Meat
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 562 ratings — published 2008 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Black Feathers (Black Dawn,...
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 511 ratings — published 2013 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Garbage Man
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 2009 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Book of the Crowman (Bl...
4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 146 ratings — published 2014 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Blood Fugue
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Kill Crew
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 81 ratings — published 2009 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Snake Eyes
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Roadkill
3.46 of 5 stars 3.46 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Splinters
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
Surviving the End
by
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Joseph D'Lacey…
Black Feathers The Book of the Crowman
Black Dawn (2 books)
by
3.8292682926829267 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 656 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Food of the Gods:...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
The Ice Queen
Joseph D'Lacey is currently reading
by Alice Hoffman (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Joseph's Recent Updates

Joseph D'Lacey wrote a new blog post
Walking The Tree by Kaaron Warren
"I have been looking for the title of this book for forever! Just happened upon it in Author Joseph D'Lacey's "read" list! I loved this book so much! It's a story of another place & time & family, friends, & coming of age. Wish I could..." Read more of this review »
Walking The Tree by Kaaron Warren
Walking The Tree
by Kaaron Warren (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
There is so much to love about this novel. The premise alone was enough to hook me:

A tribe lives in the shadow of a giant tree. After training for a series of trials and tests, a group of young women are chosen to circumnavigate the base of the tree
...more
Joseph D'Lacey and 1 other person liked Wayne Simmons's review of The Kill Crew:
The Kill Crew by Joseph D'Lacey
"Weighing in at under 100 pages, as I recall, THE KILL CREW by Joseph D'Lacey is no door-stopper. In fact, it's more like an envelope stuffer. But what it lacks in girth, it makes up for in technique (did I really say that?) - this is a story that..." Read more of this review »
La brigada de la muerte by Joseph D'Lacey
"Reseña de Manu Viciano · Nota: 7 · Reseña en Fantífica

La actualidad, más o menos. Una catástrofe indeterminada ha transformado a casi toda la humanidad en Transeúntes, criaturas sin alma y sin voz que vagan por el mundo con inagotable anhelo. En l..." Read more of this review »
Joseph D'Lacey is currently reading
Food of the Gods by Terence McKenna
Rate this book
Clear rating
Joseph D'Lacey is on page 476 of 525 of Walking The Tree
Walking The Tree by Kaaron Warren
Walking The Tree
by Kaaron Warren (Goodreads Author)
progress: 
 
Rate this book
Clear rating
Joseph D'Lacey is currently reading
Walking The Tree by Kaaron Warren
Walking The Tree
by Kaaron Warren (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Joseph's books…
“I never told you this enough- it's a failing between all men, I think, but too often of fathers to their sons- I love you. When you came into the world, you brought me a new purpose and a new drive. Suddenly , I was not just a parent, I was a guardian too.”
Joseph D'Lacey, Black Feathers

“He couldn't think of his robbed left eye without hate squirting into his veins from some deep poison gland he hadn't known he possessed.”
Joseph D'Lacey, Black Feathers

“Trust only the voices that make no sense, the ones inside of you, and that way you'll always be able to spot friends and avoid enemies.”
Joseph D'Lacey, Black Feathers

Polls

Which horror book would you like the group to read in March 2014?

 
  14 votes 60.9%

 
  4 votes 17.4%

 
  4 votes 17.4%

 
  1 vote 4.3%

23 total votes
comments and details
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The Bloody Book C...: Top 10 Books of 2009! 9 66 Jan 15, 2010 04:05PM  
SciFi and Fantasy...: What are you reading in February 2010? 68 213 Mar 02, 2010 08:12AM  
The Seasonal Read...: * Summer Challenge 2011 Completed Tasks (DO NOT DELETE ANY POSTS) 2636 704 Aug 31, 2011 09:18PM  
My Big Fat Booky ...: Chuckles Challenge Chaos 2011 17 31 Oct 28, 2011 07:05AM  



Comments (showing 1-11)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 11: by Joseph

Joseph D'Lacey Christine wrote: "Thanks for being my friend"

Thanks for asking!


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


Joseph D'Lacey Pamela wrote: "Hey Joseph...Thanks for accepting my friend request. I'm looking forward to reading "Meat.""

Thanks for asking, Pamela! Let me know how you get on with the novel. The best t you in the meantime.


Pamela Hey Joseph...Thanks for accepting my friend request. I'm looking forward to reading "Meat."


message 7: by Joseph (last edited Apr 29, 2011 07:49AM)

Joseph D'Lacey Simon wrote: "Hi Joesph..."

Hi Siomn...


Joseph D'Lacey Rai wrote: "Hi Joseph,

I'm honored to have you as a friend!

Wishing you continued success with your books...

Rai"


Thanks very much, Rai! Success to you also!


message 5: by Rai

Rai Hi Joseph,

I'm honored to have you as a friend!

Wishing you continued success with your books...

Rai


message 4: by Simon

Simon Hi Joesph...


William O'Brien Hi Joseph - Thank you for your friendship. Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book. Expected release date mid-late Jan. Best wishes, William


message 2: by Joseph (last edited Dec 21, 2009 09:58AM)

Joseph D'Lacey Zetta wrote: "Hi Joseph!

My husband absolutely RAVES about your work so you know I have to check it out. I'll be sinking my teeth into MEAT soon."


That's great to hear! I hope you'll be entertained too - let me know.

Meanwhile, thanks for your friendship.


message 1: by Zetta

Zetta Hi Joseph!

My husband absolutely RAVES about your work so you know I have to check it out. I'll be sinking my teeth into MEAT soon.


back to top