Category Archive: News

News Round-up Week Ending 24 March 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New crime and psychological collection by Paul B Kane out now Nailbiters is the new short story collection by Paul B Kane (Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell), featuring tales of crime and psychological terror. The book …

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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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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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5 Must Read Horror Articles 13 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: Fifteen Things You Didn’t Know About King Kong Interview With E A Black The Man Who Was Godzilla Seven Dracula Adaptations That Reimagine The Story 8 Remakes Worth A …

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News Round-up Week Ending 10 March 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Stephen Volk’s The Little Gift available for pre-order Hot on the heels of his appearance on the This is Horror podcast, Stephen Volk’s new novella, The Little Gift, released through PS Publishing, is now available for pre-order. The book …

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Look Out For … Chalk by Paul Cornell

Look Out For … Chalk by Paul Cornell “A dark tale of bullying, vengeance and magic that wallows in the murkier side of nostalgia that the likes of Stranger Things only hint at.” Andrew Waggoner has always hung around with the losers in his school, desperately hoping each day that the school bullies — led …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 6 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: Bill Paxton’s Incredible relationship With Horror 30 Years Of Dream Warriors: The Freddy That Almost Was Interview With Chantal Noordeloos TV Slashers: They Shouldn’t Work But They Do Horror …

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News Round-up Week Ending 3 March 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … PS Publishing’s Australian arm sees first release Dreaming in the Dark Edited by Jack Dann and featuring twenty-two stories of speculative fiction of all sub-genres, Dreaming in the Dark is the first release from PS Publishing’s new Australian venture. …

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News Round-up Week Ending 24 February 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Horror collection Twisted 50 ready for haunting audiobook release What could be scarier than fifty stories of terror, leaping off the page into the reader’s imagination? How about having fifty expert narrators reading each one to you …

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Tattered Tomes: William Peter Blatty’s The Exorcist, Revisited

The late William Peter Blatty’s masterpiece, The Exorcist, is a foundation of modern horror fiction. The film was my first experience with the story, albeit a censored version broadcast on television for the first time. I’d seen the book at the library, the paperback tattered and torn, spine-cracked and dog-eared, yet for some reason, I …

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News Round-up Week Ending 17 February 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Special edition of Josh Malerman’s Bird Box to be released through Dark Regions Press First published in 2014, Josh Malerman’s Bird Box received glowing praise, as it told the story of a woman rowing her two children …

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News Round-up Week Ending 10 February 2017

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Crystal Lake to release Visions of the Mutant Rain Forest collection Crystal Lake publishing have announced what may be the broadest ever collection of short fiction and poetry on the topic of the mutant rain forest. Edited …

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