News Round-up Week Ending 23 August 2019

Worship-Me

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from writer Craig Stewart and Hellbound Books, Worship Me New from Hellbound books, is Worship Me, the debut novel from Canadian writer and filmmaker Craig Stewart. The novel finds the worshippers at St Paul’s United Church being …

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TOD 051 The Secret Life of Molly Tanzer

In this podcast Scott Nicolay interviews author/editor Molly Tanzer, whose most recent book is Creatures of Want & Ruin, and is also a featured guest at NecronomiCon this week in Providence, RI. The podcast was recorded on Thursday August 15, 2019. Show Notes In this podcast Scott Nicolay interviews author/editor Molly Tanzer, whose most recent …

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Look Out For … The Last Book You’ll Ever Read by Scott Hughes

The Last Book You'll Ever Read by Scott Hughes - cover

“Horror readers love a challenge, and with such an intriguing and mysterious title, no doubt they’ve met their match with Hughes’ debut collection.” A strange book mysteriously appears on your doorstep … An old woman and her weird creatures made of concrete … A man desperate to escape a horror from another world … A …

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TIH 295: Brian Keene on Writing For Market, Public vs. Private Persona, and Last Year’s Burn Accident

TIH 295 Brian Keene on Writing For Market, Public vs. Private Persona, and Last Year's Burn Accident

In this podcast Brian Keene talks about writing for market, public vs. private persona, last year’s burn accident, and much more. About Brian Keene Brian Keene writes novels, comic books, short fiction, and occasional journalism for money. He is the author of over forty books, mostly in the horror, crime, and dark fantasy genres. Keene’s …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 19 August 2019

Scary Stories

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: Cinema Blend explain why Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is the perfect gateway to horror for young viewers Newsarama preview a new cosmic horror comic series from Vault Comics, Black …

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News Round-up Week Ending 16 August 2019

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from writer Patrick Loveland and Stay Strange publishing, Too Many Eyes, a collection of short horror and sci-fi stories Following on from his 2017 novel, A Tear in the Veil, Too Many Eyes is Patrick Loveland’s first …

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TOD 050 The Art of Unease: Weird Fiction, Strange Stories, and Other Surreal Horrors That Mess With Your Head Panel from Necon 39

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents ‘The Art of Unease: Weird Fiction, Strange Stories, and Other Surreal Horrors That Mess With Your Head’, a panel from Necon 39 featuring Laird Barron, Nadia Bulkin, Victoria Dalpe, Todd Keisling, K.H. Vaughan, and moderated by John Foster, plus an exclusive interview with John Foster, a guest at all three The Outer Dark Symposia. The panel …

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Look Out For … All the Things We Never See by Michael Kelly

“With this latest collection, Kelly continues pushing the boundaries of the Weird with personal stories that defy genre and slip into the literary.”  Filtered through the lens of weird fiction, these stories examine identity, grief, abandonment, love, the homeless, and terrible illness. Over thirty pieces of the weird and strange, three of which are original …

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Just When You Thought It Was Safe: Here Comes Hillbilly Horror

Southern Comfort

The scene is so familiar. A group of friends headed out to the great outdoors, all staying in a cabin in the woods. As diverse a group as you’d find, each with their own quirks and agendas. There’s camaraderie, romance, one-upmanship, and tension, especially sexual tension. Yet, something feels a little … off. One of …

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TIH 294: Gemma Files on Spectral Evidence, Mortality, and Structuring Short Story Collections

TIH 294 Gemma Files on Spectral Evidence, Mortality, and Structuring Short Story Collections

In this podcast Gemma Files talks about Spectral Evidence, mortality, structuring short story collections, and much more. About Gemma Files Born April 4, 1968, in London, England, Gemma Files is the child of two actors (Elva Mai Hoover and Gary Files) and has lived most of her life in Toronto, Canada. Previously best-known as a …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 12 August 2019

Toni Morrison

Welcome to Must Read Horror. Last week, we lost one of the most celebrated writers ever, Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison. Author of Beloved, Song of Solomon, Sula, and The Bluest Eye, among many other works, she often used magic realism, fantasy, and horror to explore the boundaries of human experience in a way that …

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News Round-up Week Ending 9 August 2019

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from author Gemma Amor, Dear Laura, the new novella, out now From British horror writer Gemma Amor (Cruel Works of Nature, The Nosleep Podcast) comes Dear Laura, a novella. Every year, on her birthday, Laura gets a letter …

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Look Out For … Catfish Lullaby by A.C. Wise

Catfish Lullaby by AC Wise

“Blending folklore and fable, monsters and myth, Wise’s work takes speculative fiction to new heights and extremes.” The town of Louis definitely has its secrets. For years there have been wild rumors of something in the swamp … something unnatural. Several people have even gone missing out there, never to be seen again. A lot …

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TIH 293: Gemma Files on Professional and Personal Changes, Found Footage, and LitReactor

TIH 293 Gemma Files on Professional and Personal Changes, Found Footage, and LitReactor

In this podcast Gemma Files talks about professional and personal changes, found footage, LitReactor, and much more. About Gemma Files Born April 4, 1968, in London, England, Gemma Files is the child of two actors (Elva Mai Hoover and Gary Files) and has lived most of her life in Toronto, Canada. Previously best-known as a …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 5 August 2019

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark-Harold

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: Horrornews.net breaks down the Friday the 13th films with an in-depth article series covering every film Bloody Disgusting shines a light on the timeless horror of Scary Stories to …

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