Category: Features

Look Out For … The Siren and the Spector by Jonathan Janz

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“Jonathan Janz is no stranger to the horror genre, with a terrifying visceral style that packs an emotional and haunting punch.” When celebrated supernatural skeptic David Crane receives an invitation by an old friend to spend a month in “the most haunted house in Virginia”, he figures the case is nothing more than the same old …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 27 Aug 2018

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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: NPR recommends 100 top horror reads Tech Radar has a list of great horror movies for purchase or streaming this summer James Wan reveals how his horror background informed …

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Look Out For … Hag by Kathleen Kaufman

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“Kathleen Kaufman is no stranger to the weird and supernatural, and HAG appears to have the occult running deep in its veins.” Something awakens, secluded in the rocky Scottish cliffs. A line of descendants from an ancient matriarchal power have been called into action … but why? Through the centuries, daughters of the lowland hag, …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 20 Aug 2018

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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: NPR have a feature article on the troublesome balance between Lovecraft’s brilliance and bigotry Vulture talk up the big new scare in horror – the dead phone battery The …

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Look Out For … We Sold Our Souls by Grady Hendrix

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“We Sold Our Souls is classic Grady Hendrix, a Faustian heavy metal road-trip through the nightmare lands of America.” Things were really looking good for heavy metal band Dürt Würk. The band was having their breakout moment when their lead singer Terry Hunt decided to try the solo gig, then really hit the big time …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 13 Aug 2018

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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: Bloody Disgusting pick out six films that prove more deep-sea horror is needed NPR have an article about the development of YA horror Altpress bring us terror in the …

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Look Out For … The Mouth of the Dark by Tim Waggoner

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“Bram Stoker Award winner Tim Waggoner consistently delivers the goods when it comes to hard-hitting horror fiction, with compelling characters and dangerous horrors at every turn. “ When Jayce’s 20-year-old daughter Emory goes missing, he seeks the assistance of a strange woman named Nicola to guide him through Shadow, a dark and bizarre world, parallel …

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Streaming Screams: Unearthed and Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary

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Stephen King has a novel he thinks maybe should have never been published. Perhaps, as they say, dead is better. The novel, Pet Sematary, is often listed by critics and fans alike as one of the scariest novels ever written. Dealing with traumatic human loss, and the terrible consequences that come with wrestling with fate, …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 6 Aug 2018

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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: Gamespot tee up the eleven most shocking cannibal horrors Venturebeat have the lowdown on a new retro-style Lovecraftian horror RPG for PS4, Switch and PC Popsugar have a feature …

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Look Out For … A Game in the Sun and Other Stories by John Coyne

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“Coyne has written many gruesome short-stories through the years, and now the best tales are collected in one volume for the first time.”   From Cemetery Dance Publishing comes a major collection by one the best writers of horror fiction. Featuring fourteen tales guaranteed to send a shiver down your spine, A Game in the …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 30 Jul 2018

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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: NME have a rundown of the best British horror movies of all time Netflix confirm adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez comic, Locke & Key IMDB have chosen ninety-nine …

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Look Out For … Rasputin: The Voice of the Dragon by Mike Mignola, Chris Roberson, and Dave Stewart

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“Mike Mignola’s Hellboy universe is ripe with his own take on occult mythology infused with original characters that consistently take our breath away. “ World War II is raging, and the Nazis are in need of an edge for victory. They turn to the dark arts, and the power of an enigmatic mystic. While enlisted …

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AudioFear: Dark Jazz

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Constantly on the hunt for new music, my tastes shift from Behemoth to Miles Davis. Metal is great but can be a little difficult to write to for some people. The most obvious complaint is that the lyrics can get in the way of story. Worst case scenario, or best case depending on your perspective, …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 23 Jul 2018

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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 Telegraph announce horror fiction sales at a four-year high Vice’s Garage platform features a set of photos this week, with signs of the zodiac equated to horror villains …

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Look Out For … Behind the Door by Mary SanGiovanni

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“SanGiovanni’s special blend of rural occult horror promises to send a chill down our spines with an exciting character readers can’t get enough of.”    On the border of Pennsylvania and New Jersey lies the rural town of Zarepath. Deep in the woods stands a door. Where it came from, and where it leads—no one …

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