Billy Young


I am a father of two great kids, Tammy (my daughter and youngest) and Calum (my son). They often drive me up the wall but I could never wish for better children.
I was born and bred in Scotland, I was raise by my aunt who sadly has now passed away. My childhood was in the most part a learning experience in school and out.
My adult life has seen great periods of unemployment interspersed with soul destroying jobs working in factories. The one job I enjoyed was working at a local theme park.
I am married, as mention above, with two kids Calum and Tammy. My son sadly takes his imagination from me. His sister though is more like her mother both in looks and temperament, so don’t get in her bad books.
I have always enjoyed writing but have other hobbies such as jewellery making, DIY, playing computer games (who doesn’t these days), of course reading. Unfortunately money is often in short supply, as it is with most of us these days, so I have little in the way to spend on them but at least with the DIY I can save some until the kids spend it for me which never takes long does it.

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Banshee Fires of Revenge
Series: The Banshee, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,620. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Mandy returns to the Irvine Valley after more than thirty years absence. She has returned with a burning desire to bring an end to the visions that have haunted her dreams. To seek revenge not just for herself or her boyfriend and friends but her nephew who’s lives were cut short. Will she be able to end the evil of the Irvine Valley?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,450. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the book of Revelation it mentions a scroll with seven seals. What if this scroll was hidden on earth? When an old man dies in Liverpool his flat is emptied by Joe and a strange looking book comes into his keeping. Soon he finds what trouble comes with the book when his friend Toby is tortured and killed. A man he recently met rescues him from possibly the same fate.
Banshee Angel Of Judgement
Series: The Banshee, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
She was the banshee, out for revenge against those she saw as guilty and her punishment. She had called down the curse on those that sent her to her death, falsely accused of witchcraft. At night she would go forth from her derelict cottage to hunt the unwary and now she has her sights set on another two victims to fill her with new power.
A Winter Journey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Take this snowy journey full of heart warming jollity to its surprising chilly end. Julie Elizabeth Powell, author of Gone said: “It's amazing how little a good writer needs to create an interesting story. With a cast of colourful characters, we are led on this snowy journey to a surprising end.”

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angels    banshee    book of revelation    demons    funny    ghost    ghost story    ghostly    gothic horror    haunting    heart wrenching    horror    horror book    murder    scarey    snowy journey    torture    twist ending    winter   

Smashwords book reviews by Billy Young

  • A Sprinkling of Thought Dust on June 18, 2011

    I have thought about how I could do this book justice in a review but I’m not sure that I could though I shall try. First of all this is a fantasy tale that should appeal to all ages yet to me it is more the sort of tale parent would great joy from reading to their children. In it we follow Electrum as he travels from his sprite world of silver to the gold realm via the tween world (our world) as he tries to help his charge, the prince of the silver realm. The prince has fallen in love but this is not a love tale but more of an adventure, especially for Trevor who is unfortunately caught in the middle when he is enchanted by accident. The enchantment takes the form of Trevor shrinking each twilight to the size of a sprite. There is much more to this than I could possibly say without giving too much away so I will say no more about the actual story other than it is a must for all fantasy lovers.
  • Probable Impossibilities on April 13, 2015

    I usually love the stories written by the Larsons' as they are filled with a magic that draws the reader from the start. I didn't get that grab at the start of this tale but as I read on I found myself being drawn without realising it. This is a captivating tale with enough twists and turns that the reader is never bored. Yet at the same time you never find yourself lost and forced to read back to work out what is happening as you find with some tales that try hard to add a lot of twists. No this story has a balance that keeps the readers attention through-out. An adverturous tale that should keep any child entertained as their parent reads to them at bedtime