News Round-up Week Ending 19 July 2024

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Released today from Matthew Mercier and Crystal Lake Publishing, Poe & I Welcome to Poe Cottage… Would you like a tour? Jonah Peabody takes a job as caretaker and docent for the last home of Edgar Allan …

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Look Out For … Mystery Lights by Lena Valencia

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“With her debut collection, Valencia presents tales of women navigating the dreadful place between everyday life and nightmarish horror.”  A famous painter and a teenaged UFO enthusiast meet up to investigate a strange glowing orb. An influencer with a violent cult following tries to end a viral TV marketing campaign. A screenwriter finds herself locked …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 15 July 2024

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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: The Lineup present four occult urban myths associated with legendary rock stars Esquire Magazine asks whether America cares for its authors any more The Horror Tree offer up a …

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TIH 574: Todd Keisling on Cold, Black, and Infinite, Meeting Becky LeJeune, and Spite as a Motivator

TIH 574 Todd Keisling on Cold, Black, and Infinite, Meeting Becky LeJeune, and Spite as a Motivator

In this podcast, Todd Keisling talks about Cold, Black, and Infinite, meeting Becky LeJeune, using spite as a motivator, and much more.  About Todd Keisling Todd Keisling is a writer and designer of the horrific and strange. His books include Scanlines, The Final Reconciliation, The Monochrome Trilogy, and Devil’s Creek, a 2020 Bram Stoker Award finalist …

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News Round-up Week Ending 12 July 2024

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Out now from author Charlotte Wood and Rotten Poetry, Heather: A Ghost Story When Fern moves into a one-bed flat for her secondyear of university she knows it will be tough to live alone. Then the dreams …

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Look Out For … Crushing Snails by Emma E. Murray

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“With Murray’s brutal debut novel, we witness the coming-of-age of a serial killer as her dark obsessions become violent realities.” Sixteen year old Winnie Campbell is becoming a serial killer. With her father blaming Winnie for her mother’s death and doting on her little sister while ignoring Winnie, his increasingly cruel punishments slip into torture …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 8 July 2024

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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: Author Jasper Bark explains his latest ingenious guerrilla marketing campaign to The Ginger Nuts of Horror The Horror Tree consider the question of writing good and evil from a …

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TIH 573: Josh Malerman on Incidents Around the House

TIH 573 Josh Malerman on Incidents Around the House

In this podcast, Josh Malerman talks about Incidents Around the House and much more.  About Josh Malerman Josh Malerman is the author of many books including Bird Box, Malorie, and A House at the Bottom of a Lake, and the singer/songwriter for the band The High Strung. His brand new book, Incidents Around the House is out now. Show …

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News Round-up Week Ending 5 July 2024

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Third and final volume of Draw You In, the new series from author Jasper Bark and Crystal Lake Publishing out today Is the whole of history a convenient lie? That’s how it’s beginning to look to …

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Look Out For … The Dissonance by Shaun Hamill

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“With his latest, Hamill sends a trio home to confront horrors old and new as Texas is torn apart in an apocalyptic nightmare.” “You can never go home again,” the saying goes … For Hal, Athena, and Erin, home is exactly where they must go. Twenty years ago, the three were students of eccentric Professor …

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