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5 Must Read Horror Articles 30 December 2019

Christmas Carol

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: Flame Tree Press on just why the Christmas season is so perfect for tales of terror Bloody Disgusting pick out one Christmas horror movie you may have missed, but …

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Look Out For … As Summer’s Mask Slips and Other Disruptions by Gordon B White

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“These fifteen strange tales, collected together here for the first time, are the perfect gateway into White’s horror fiction.”  An old woman and a young boy who live in a subterranean house face strange singing worms. A Black Cotillion coming out party for a genderfluid witch in the South. A spirit gets revenge with possession …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 23 December 2019

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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 recommend the ten best horror films from 2019 that you might have missed Mason Morgan writes a guest post over at Ink Heist, talking frankly about mental …

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Look Out For … True Crime by Samantha Kolesnik

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“Early buzz on Kolesnik’s debut novel True Crime compares her visceral, hard-hitting writing style with some of the best in the horror genre, with a story that packs a twisted and gruesome punch.” Suzy lives with her abusive mother, along with her brother Lim. They live in a dark town where the stars never shine. …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 16 December 2019

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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: Indiewire choose twelve example of outstanding horror shot by female directors Ink Heist bring you brand new fiction by Cynthia Pelayo Tony Jones continues his important work unearthing gems …

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Look Out For … Spungunion by John Boden

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“With Spungunion, John twists haunting grief with strange mythical characters, delivering a bizarre and horrifying journey you won’t soon forget.” Deke spends half his time on the road. Broken-hearted over the loss of the woman he loves, everything he’s ever wanted ripped from him because someone killed her. He’s a shell, a ghost of his …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 9 December 2019

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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 take a deep dive into the work of Ari Aster and try to pinpoint what makes his horror so chilling LitReactor list their favourite horror novels of …

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Look Out For … A Nest of Nightmares by Lisa Tuttle

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“Long out of print, A Nest of Nightmares is one of the most sought after horror collections, and now it returns to scare a new generation of readers.” Broken families. Life under pressure. That feeling that something just isn’t right. Ghosts, revenants, creatures that creep in the night, and those that crawl in broad daylight. …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 2 December 2019

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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: Parade picks out The Babadook as its horror movie of the decade and explains why Screenrant explain how ten horror film sets broke the fourth wall Kendall Reviews features new, exclusive …

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Look Out For … Various States of Decay by Matt Hayward

Various States of Decay by Matt Hayward

“Combining heartfelt emotion with a flair for truly disturbing and visceral horror, Hayward’s debut collection is definitely one you don’t want to miss.” A bizarre marketing company able to advertise directly in your dreams. Abominable beasts attacking for a brutal doomsday Featuring “Intercepting Aisle Nine”, nominated for Irish Short Story of the year. With an …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 25 November 2019

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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: Gizmodo picks out five trends from the last decade of horror cinema The Gingernuts of Horror find out from Charles W. Jones about the horror of his life Ink …

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Look Out For … The Dead Girls Club by Damien Angelica Walters

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“Twisted revenge and childhood trauma is pure nightmare fuel in Walters’ capable hands with this haunting coming-of-age tale.” Heather Cole and her friends were part of a special club … the Dead Girls Club. Exchanging stories about their dark obsessions, the girls talked about strange monsters and serial killers. One supernatural entity that got a …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 19 November 2019

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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: Sublime Horror have a feature article on Dracula and vampires generally as queer liberators Listverse provide ten horror movies and some unusual fan theories they have generated Sci-fi and …

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Look Out For … Shout Kill Revel Repeat by Scott R. Jones

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“Fully embracing the weird and fearless in execution, Jones delivers his personal brand of horror in one stellar collection.” Time and space collide while two lovers embark on a trip into the wilderness. A simple harmless question releases a plague from a strange Ouija board. A revolutionary new technology launches a test pilot into another …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 11 November 2019

women horror

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 Portalist suggest eight underappreciated horror novels by women authors Morbidly Beautiful presents an essay on surviving trauma through horror Author Gemma Amor shares her experience of writing a …

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