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5 Must Read Horror Articles 17 June 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: Ink Heist begin their ‘Bloody Bestiary’ series with ‘Blood in the Water’ Film School Rejects write a retrospective on why Shaun of the Dead is the best horror comedy …

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Look Out For … The Devil’s Equinox by John Everson

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“With his latest novel, Everson twists seductive obsession with shadowy occult magic, bringing it all to a fever pitch.” Austin has a secret. He secretly wishes his wife would die. At a bar, drinking into the midnight hour, Austin even admits his secret to a seductive woman sporting a strange tattoo. But this woman isn’t …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 10 June 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: Entertainment Weekly feature an excerpt from Jordan Peele’s interview with Ari Aster in Fangoria Volume Four Gizmodo pick out thirteen female antagonists to scare you to death Polygon trace …

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Look Out For … The Grand Dark by Richard Kadrey

The Grand Dark by Richard Kadrey

“With The Grand Dark, Kadrey uses the gritty setting he knows so well to build a strange new world with characters that are larger than life, facing dangers that sit at the edge of our imagination.” Now that the Great War has ended, Lower Proszawa celebrates peace as intensely as the distress of the war. …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 3 June 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 have your summer scares reading list mapped out for you Spoilers: The Verge discusses new movie Ma and discusses how it might have been even braver with …

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Look Out For …Song for the Unraveling of the World by Brian Evenson

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“This latest collection by Evenson will bend your mind in unanticipated directions and into the dark and shadowy areas you were warned about.” Doubt. Delusions. Paranoia. Human perception twisted to the breaking point. The unconscious is capable of powerful self-deception, accounting for our own compulsions, even if we’re unaware of it ourselves. Why we’re excited …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 27 May 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: LitReactor pick out ten things that every horror writer should read Tim Waggoner writes a blog on dealing with the tough side of being a writer Bloody Disgusting present …

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Look Out For … A Penny for Your Thoughts by Robert Ford and Matt Hayward

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“A Penny for Your Thoughts is Ford and Hayward’s first collaboration and sounds like a book you’re not going to want to miss.”  Right out of prison, Joe Openshaw settles back at home with his father. He’s trying to pick up the pieces of his life, letting go of his old habits, like the habits …

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Look Out For … The Resurrectionists by Michael Patrick Hicks

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“With The Resurrectionists, Hicks combines American history and occult horror with stellar results, creating a compelling protagonist worthy of a series.” New York City, just after the American Revolution, and a new revolution of science has just begun. Anatomy students need bodies for their studies, but grave robbing is illegal. Enter the resurrectionists, stealing corpses …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 13 May 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: Film School Rejects pick out ten of the best mother figures in horror The Hollywood Reporter pick out The VVitch as the starting point for the much-maligned term ‘elevated horror’ Junkee …

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Look Out For … Unamerica by Cody Goodfellow

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“Years in the making, and spanning multiple genres, Unamerica by Cody Goodfellow is destined to be another stellar release from a powerhouse writer.” A secret city lies deep underground the desert near the US-Mexico border. It promises everything immigrants and refugees seek: Luxury, liberty, and a life of excess. This is the Terminal Autonomous Zone. …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 6 May 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: Twenty-Two Words explain why watching horror movies with your loved ones can be good for your relationships The Gingernuts of Horror host a guest post on publishing outside the …

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Look Out For … On Dark Wings: Stories by Stephen Gregory

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“For the first time, Gregory’s short fiction capturing his special brand of horror and the natural is now collected in one volume that’s a must-have for fans of dark fiction.” Not all horror comes from the supernatural. Distinctive and disturbing, these tales of madness and death follow from the natural world, and often from dark …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 29 Apr 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: The LA Times charts the horror movie’s path to the summit of summer movie releases The Chive asks whether jump scares are really necessary in horror movies Newsweek talks …

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Look Out For … This is Midnight: Stories by Bernard Taylor

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Taylor’s horrific short fiction is finally compiled in one volume, making this a must have for all horror fans.  A man begins to feel ‘Out of Sorts’ while spending the night with his mistress during a full moon. With ‘Samhain’, black magic is the path for a witch wanting to get rid of her loser …

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