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5 Must Read Horror Articles 24 August 2020

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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 have writing advice on writing for you and not just for publication Bloody Disgusting dig deep into Wes Craven’s underappreciated Red Eye at fifteen years old Tor Nightfire pick …

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Look Out For … Standalone by Paul Michael Anderson

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“With Anderson’s Standalone,  he flips the tables with a gory slasher tale while never straying from his roots with the emotional and gut-wrenching horror he’s known for.” Monsters. Killers. Evil. Through derelict hospitals, forgotten schools, broken down houses, and summer camps, they hunt, seeking those foolish enough to visit those places. They leave terror, carnage, …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 17 August 2020

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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: Crime Reads select ten outstanding folk horror novels in this guest post by writer Jo Furniss Bloody Disgusting begin their ‘Phantom Limbs’ series looking at a canned sequel to Hellraiser: …

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Look Out For … Criterium by Tyler Jones

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“With his debut novella, Jones hits the ground running with a gut-wrenching and haunting supernatural tale of grief and addiction.” Zack Ayers is an addict.  He is suffering from the same addiction that killed his father. Grief and dependency make for terrible bedfellows, a downward spiral of despair. Then Zach finds a strange bicycle that …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 10 August 2020

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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: Tor Nightfire hears from Daniel Kraus on the enduring impact of George A. Romero and The Living Dead LitReactor takes a look at the splatter western, a sub-genre which has …

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Look Out For … The Ghost Tree by Christina Henry

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“With her latest novel, Henry revisits the 1980’s with a supernatural tale of small town horror that’s timely and relevant to our world now.” Two girls, torn apart in a terrible murder. In Smiths Hollow, this is starting to become a normal occurrence. Lauren is surprised, but based on when her father’s body was found …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 3 August 2020

Horror Shorts

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: Tor Nightfire introduce us to six horror short stories that still haunt them to this day British horror writer Phil Sloman offers some tips on writing character SPOILERS: Dread …

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Look Out For … You Will Love What You Have Killed by Kevin Lambert

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“Early buzz says this dark, comedic novel about supernatural revenge and retribution is one you don’t want to miss.”  Chicoutimi, Quebec can be a dangerous place, especially for children. Faldistoire knows this. His grandfather thinks he’s a ghost. His mother reads tarot, and uses the occult to conjure storm clouds to dispense her particular kind …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 27 July 2020

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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 put R. L. Stine’s early YA Babysitter novel series under the microscope LitReactor evaluates fifteen popular myths about trad and self publishing The Horror Tree feature a …

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Look Out For … Recall Night by Alan Baxter

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“With his latest release, Baxter returns to his Eli Carver character with a new supernatural tale, providing an excellent place to start the series as well as a continuation for those eager for the next installment.” After a period of self-imposed exile in Canada, Eli Carver makes his return to the US to start his …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 20 July 2020

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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: Spoilers: Bloody Disgusting feature an at times difficult analysis of new horror film, Relic‘s portrayal of dementia Tor Nightfire suggest five books covering the topic of cursed films Horror DNA …

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Look Out For … Belle Vue by C.S. Alleyne

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“Using a real-life apartment building with a torrid and disturbing history as a starting point, Alleyne’s debut novel blends contemporary and historical fiction with a heavy dose of the occult.” When Alex Palmer’s girlfriend Claire buys an apartment in Belle Vue Manor, he can’t believe his luck. A history student, Alex lives for things such …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 13 July 2020

Eden Royce Interview

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: Tor Nightfire talk to Eden Royce about root magic, southern gothic and black horror The Gingernuts of Horror present Tony Jones final thoughts on his top 100 YA horrors …

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Look Out For … The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson

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“With her debut novel, Henderson conjures a world much like our own, with vengeful spirits, witchcraft, and the secret history of a deadly church.” Immanuelle Moore’s entire life is blasphemy. In Bethel, the Prophet’s word is the law, and her mother’s union with an outsider of a different race has disgraced her family. Immanuelle worships …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 6 July 2020

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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: Tor Nightfire recommend five international horror series to add to your to-watch list Horror Tree have some advice on describing emotion via authortube Bloody Disgusting select five horror films …

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