Look Out For … Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King

Look Out For … Gwendy’s Button Box by Stephen King “For the first time since 1991’s Needful Things King is taking us home, which in itself is cause for celebration before we even consider the premise of the book which practically screams classic King!” The little town of Castle Rock, Maine has witnessed some strange …

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The Mammoth Book of the Mummy Edited by Paula Guran

“Paula Guran has curated an anthology that could do more for mummy fiction than anything in the past decade, and is sure to bind and capture the imaginations of readers.” Paula Guran is one of the best editors working today in the field of genre fiction, particularly in dark fantasy and horror. Her themed and …

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TIH 139: Adam Nevill on Haunted House Stories, Online Book Launches, and Book Signings

In this podcast Adam Nevill talks about his favourite haunted house stories, book signings, online book launches, and much more. About Adam Nevill Adam L.G. Nevill was born in Birmingham, England, in 1969 and grew up in England and New Zealand. He is the author of the horror novels: Banquet for the Damned, Apartment 16, The Ritual, …

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Book Review: Feral by James DeMonaco and B.K. Evenson

“Explores the nature of humanity and the relationships we forge with each other, often finding moments of touching vulnerability among the horrors of this new world.” One is best known as the writer and director of the popular and commercially successful The Purge movie franchise while the other is a renowned, award-winning author of both …

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This Is Horror Awards 2016: The Winners

Novel of the Year Winner: Runner-up: “I’m thrilled and humbled that the voters have selected The Fisherman as Novel of the Year. To have been nominated alongside the other novels in this category was already an honor, and the ballot as a whole is a reminder of the talent flourishing in the horror field. I’m …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 20 March 2017

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: Growing Up With Buffy 30 Years Later: A 1987 Theatrical Retrospective Ten Unseen Killer Movies Interview With Konn Lavery Cujo Behind The Scenes Photos   Growing Up With Buffy …

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News Round-up Week Ending 17 March 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New novel Exorcist Falls by Jonathan Janz released today Fans of all things supernatural will be eager to get their hands on the latest release from Sinister Grim Press, which is available from today. The latest offering …

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TOD A08 Chesya Burke: Strange Crimes and Dangerous Women

In this archival podcast Scott Nicolay interviews Chesya Burke, author of The Strange Crimes of Little Africa. It originally aired on August 17, 2015. This broadcast includes bonus new content featuring a follow-up interview with Chesya and Nicole Givens Kurtz reviews The Strange Crimes of Little Africa. Then Associate Producer Anya Martin joins Scott for …

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Look Out For … The Broken Hours: A Novel of H.P. Lovecraft by Jacqueline Baker

Look Out For … The Broken Hours: A Novel of H.P. Lovecraft by Jacqueline Baker “The opportunity to peek beneath the shiny, leathery surface of the great man’s life in the guise of a fictional yarn is irresistible.” In the cold spring of 1936, Arthor Crandle, down-on-his luck and desperate for work, accepts a position …

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TIH 138: Adam Nevill on The Ritual, Writing Process, and Facebook Advertising

In this podcast Adam Nevill talks about the film adaption of The Ritual, his writing process, Facebook advertising, and much more. About Adam Nevill Adam L.G. Nevill was born in Birmingham, England, in 1969 and grew up in England and New Zealand. He is the author of the horror novels: Banquet for the Damned, Apartment 16, The Ritual, …

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Exploring the Cold, Desolate Cosmos: The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle

If there is one name that pops up lately on the radar when it comes to weird fiction, Victor LaValle’s name is one seen repeatedly. LaValle’s been in the scene for a while, primarily writing hard-to-classify novels that cross the bridge between weird and horror, while maintaining a strong literary aesthetic throughout. Author of The …

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Book Review: The Little Gift by Stephen Volk

“A roadmap to places the reader thinks they know well, only to discover Volk is leading them into unchartered territory.” The Little Gift begins like so many good horror stories, with a bump in the night. However, this particular disturbance serves less as a Lewton nightbus, even though there is a cat involved, and more …

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