Look Out For … Near the Bone by Christina Henry

Near the Bone by Christina Henry

“Henry’s latest is the tale of a woman trapped by horrifying psychological and human forces, as well as something deadly and hungry in the woods.” Mattie doesn’t remember how long she’s been living on the mountain with William. She just knows to never make him upset. She realizes they’re not that alone on the mountain …

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TIH 387: Gemma Amor on Cruel Works of Nature, Mental Health and Creativity, and Writing for Audio

TIH 387 Gemma Amor on Cruel Works of Nature, Mental Health and Creativity, and Writing for Audio

In this podcast Gemma Amor talks about Cruel Works of Nature, mental health and creativity, writing for audio, and much more. About Gemma Amor Gemma Amor is the Bram Stoker Award-nominated author of Dear Laura, Cruel Works of Nature, Till The Score is Paid, and White Pines. She is also a podcaster, illustrator and voice actor, and is based …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 22 February 2021

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Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to.  Without further ado: Horror DNA discuss the phantom female in Asian horror as part of their WiHM coverage The Ginger Nuts of Horror feature the new Twisted Anatomy anthology from Scifi and …

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News Round-up Week Ending 19 February 2021

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Dim Shores Presents: Volume 2 available for pre-order now Coming soon from Dim Shores comes Dim Shores Presents: Volume 2, featuring short stories by J. W. Donley, Jennifer Loring, C. M. Muller, Erica Ruppert and This is …

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TOD 092 Sarah Read: Weaving Broken Bones Back Together Again

In this podcast Anya Martin interviews Sarah Read, author of the novel The Bone Weaver’s Orchard and collection Out of Water (Trepidatio, 2019), plus Sarah reads ‘The Hope Chest’ (Best Horror of the Year, 2020). The episode was recorded on Sunday Feb. 7, 2021 Show Notes In this podcast during Women In Horror Month, Anya …

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Look Out For … The Second Bell by Gabriela Houston

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“With The Second Bell, Houston’s debut novel, Slavic mythology is on full display as a young striga gives in to her true nature to survive.” Striga. A child born with two hearts. In this mountain community, such a child is considered a curse, a demon that must be abandoned to the forest to protect the …

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TIH 386: Sara Tantlinger on Not All Monsters, Lessons Learned Compiling an Anthology, and Eroticism and Horror

TIH 386 Sara Tantlinger on Not All Monsters, Lessons Learned Compiling an Anthology, and Eroticism and Horror

In this podcast Sara Tantlinger talks about Not All Monsters, lessons learned from compiling an anthology, balancing eroticism and horror, and much more. About Sara Tantlinger Sara Tantlinger is the Bram Stoker Award-winning author of The Devil’s Dreamland: Poetry Inspired by H.H. Holmes. Her other books include Cradleland of Parasites, Love for Slaughter, The Devil’s …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 15 February 2021

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Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to.  Without further ado: Tor Nightfire begin a new series of articles on horror fiction in audio format with Shawn M. Garrett Divination Hollow feature an article by Jamie Zaccaria on the role …

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News Round-up Week Ending 12 February 2021

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Hearts Strange and Dreadful, the new novel from Tim McGregor and Off Limits Press, out now New England, 1821—Hester Stokely, an orphan with unusual abilities, struggles to find her place in the pious town of Wickstead. …

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TOD 091 Quarantine Readings: Orrin Grey and Silvia Moreno-Garcia

The Outer Dark presents Quarantine Readings by Silvia Moreno-Garcia and Orrin Grey, as well as an all-new Reviews from the Weird with Gordon B. White’s highlights of 2020 and most anticipated 2021 reads. This episode’s content was recorded on Feb. 1, 2, and 3, 2021.  Show Notes The Outer Dark Quarantine Reading series continues with  …

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Look Out For … A Bright Enchanted Suffering by Eric LaRocca

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“With these two stories, LaRocca exposes those horrors that love to hide in the shadows, ripping the flesh away with skilful intensity.” A married couple with an infant child become dangerously entangled with another couple eager to play a terrifying game with tragic consequences. In the rainforest in Costa Rica, a widower and his daughter run …

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TIH 385: Sara Tantlinger on Cradleland of Parasites, Discovering Horror, and the Pittsburgh HWA Chapter

TIH 385 Sara Tantlinger on Cradleland of Parasites, Discovering Horror, and the Pittsburgh HWA Chapter

In this podcast Sara Tantlinger talks about Cradleland of Parasites, discovering horror, the Pittsburgh HWA Chapter, and much more. About Sara Tantlinger Sara Tantlinger is the Bram Stoker Award-winning author of The Devil’s Dreamland: Poetry Inspired by H.H. Holmes. Her other books include Cradleland of Parasites, Love for Slaughter, The Devil’s City (co-written with Matt …

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Book Review: Moon Child by Gaby Triana

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“An atmospheric and haunting tale of friendship, family and fate that readers will find equally bewitching and exciting.”   Gaby Triana is the bestselling author of 20 novels for teens and adults, including Wake the Hollow (Entangled: Teen, 2016), the Haunted Florida series (Island of Bones, River of Ghosts, City of Spells, all published by …

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An Interview with Preston Fassel, author of Landis: The Story of a Real Man on 42nd Street

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1980s’. Times Square, New York City. Specifically … 42nd Street. Called The Deuce, home of The Roxy in the theater district, and scores of porn stores and junk shops. Decadence reigned supreme. Not just the place, but the people, the movers and shakers, the storytellers and creatives. Artists from all walks of life, up and …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 8 February 2021

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Welcome to Must Read Horror, where we search the internet for the best horror articles of the week so you don’t have to.  Without further ado: Writer Janine Pipe writes a publisher profile of Kandisha Press as part of Night Worms’ WiHM coverage Bloody Disgusting highlight thirteen horror books to get excited about in 2021 …

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