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The Outer Dark Symposium 2018 Gets Really Weird at the Winchester Mystery House

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This past March, Atlanta, Georgia hosted the first annual Outer Dark Symposium on the Greater Weird to a smashing success. With 2018 right around the corner, The Outer Dark is poised to turn San Jose, California weird as the symposium returns with panels and readings from the very best in contemporary weird fiction. On 24 …

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News Round-up Week Ending 15 December 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … John F. D. Taff’s entire full-length back catalogue relaunched by Grey Matter Press Ahead of the launch in 2018 of the third short story collection, Little Black Spots, from ‘The King of Pain,’ John F. D. Taff, Grey …

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News Round-up Week Ending 8 December 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … William Meikle’s The Ghost Club released tomorrow through Crystal Lake Channeling the most prominent voices in Victorian storytelling, such as Conan Doyle, Bram Stoker, Oscar Wilde, William Meikle delivers a collection of new short stories which readers are …

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This Is Horror Awards 2017: Public Nominations Are Open

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Public nominations are now open for the seventh annual This Is Horror Awards. Here are the categories: Novel of the Year Novella of the Year Short Story Collection of the Year Anthology of the Year Fiction Magazine of the Year Publisher of the Year Fiction Podcast of the Year Nonfiction Podcast of the Year Readers can …

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News Round-up Week Ending 1 December 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Genre features for January’s Sundance Film Festival announced With one of the year’s most prestigious and earliest film festivals right around the corner, the genre film roster for the Sundance Film Festival has now been announced. …

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News Round-up Week Ending 24 November 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Stephen King has Six Scary Stories for you Released through Cemetery Dance and on sale now in the UK through PS Publishing, Six Scary Stories is a collection of… well, six scary stories, selected by one of the …

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News Round-up Week Ending 17 November 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New non-fiction release from Crystal Lake Publishing, Where Nightmares Come From out today A must for horror writers and readers alike, Where Nightmares Come From is the new non-fiction release from Crystal Lake Publishing which aims to distill …

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News Round-up Week Ending 10 November 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Ghost Box – a beautifully presented collection of classic horror stories to keep you entertained this autumn Available now from Hingston and Olson is Ghost Box, a collection of horrific short stories by such authors as Clark Ashton …

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Searchlight: Tom Weaver

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Wouldn’t it be cool to turn your love of horror into a career? That’s exactly what Tom Weaver has done. Author of over twenty books chronicling the history of horror, Weaver’s love of the horror movie has produced such classics as Attack of the Monster Movie Makers: Interviews with 20 Genre Giants, John Carradine: The …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 6 Nov 2017

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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 Guardian charts the decades-long relationship between heavy metal and horror Den of Geek explain why The Exorcist series is the best reboot since Hannibal Tor.com provide nine books …

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News Round-up Week Ending 3 November 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Crystal Lake Publishing release fourth in the Tales From The Lake anthology series Crystal Lake’s Tales From The Lake unthemed anthology series has reached its fourth incarnation with the publisher’s latest release, bringing with it another stellar line up …

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News Round-up Week Ending 27 October 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Martin Goodman’s Forever Konrad to bring a new monster to the vampire legend Released through PS Publishing on 28 October, just in time for Halloween, is Forever Konrad, the new novel from Martin Goodman. Set in north east …

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News Round-up Week Ending 20 October 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Sinister Grin Press offering cut-price scares for all of Halloween month If you need new material to scare the life out of you ahead of Halloween, then you can rest easy because Sinister Grin press have …

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News Round-up Week Ending 13 October 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … A Trilogy of Horrors come to the White Bear Theatre, Kennington With a run from 24 to 28 October (just in time for Halloween), A Trilogy of Horrors is a theatre production featuring three classic stories, reinterpreted for …

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News Round-up Week Ending 6 October 2017

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Jasper Bark’s cosmic horror novella, Quiet Places, out now from Crystal Lake Publishing Released last week through Crystal Lake Publishing, Jasper Bark’s Quiet Places is a novella of cosmic horror, set in the small Scottish town of Dunballan. Its …

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