Category: News

News Round-up Week Ending 7 June 2019

Resurrectionists

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Michael Patrick Hicks and High Fever Books, The Resurrectionists is out now Released on 4 June, The Resurrectionists is the first book in the new Salem Hawley series, by Michael Patrick Hicks. Part historical fiction, part terrifying …

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In Memoriam: Dennis Etchison 1943 – 2019

Dennis Etchison - World Horror Convention 2008

Dennis Etchison (March 30, 1943 – May 28, 2019) On Tuesday May 28th, the American horror writer and editor Dennis Etchison passed away. He might not have gained the mainstream recognition of some of his contemporaries, but to his fellow writers (and to fans) Etchison was a titan of the field. A “writer’s writer”, if …

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News Round-up Week Ending 31 May 2019

Pareidoilia

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Coming July from Black Shuck Books, Pareidolia, edited by James Everington and Dan Howarth Released through Black Shuck Books, Pareidolia is a new anthology of dark and surreal fiction, edited by James Everington and This is Horror alumnus Dan …

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News Round-up Week Ending 24 May 2019

howl

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New release from author Renee Miller, Howl, out 27 June from Unnerving, now available for pre-order From Renee Miller, author of Church and Cats Like Cream, comes Howl. When three friends run out of fuel on a desolate dirt …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 20 May 2019

The Terror _ Season 2, Episode 2 - Photo Credit: Ed Araquel/AMC

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 reveal AMC’s setting for the second season of their series, The Terror Nightmare on Film Street recommend their ten favourite folk horror deities Locus Magazine features a feature …

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News Round-up Week Ending 17 May 2019

Suffer Little Children

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Black Shuck Books, Penny Jones’ Suffer Little Children New from British author Penny Jones is Suffer Little Children, a mini-collection of short stories, presented as volume thirteen of Black Shuck Books’ ‘Black Shuck Shadows’ range. …

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This Is Horror Awards 2018: The Winners

This Is Horror Awards

Novel of the Year Winner: Runner-up: “This news is such a surprise and such an honor. Thank you so much to everyone who’s read and supported The Rust Maidens. It means the world to me. Thank you to my fellow nominees for being the kind of writers that inspire all of us, day after day. …

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News Round-up Week Ending 10 May 2019

Mannequin

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Mannequin: Tales of Wood Made Flesh, a new anthology of horror and weird fiction on the subject of humanoid entities, available for pre-order now Featuring a staggering table of contents including the likes of Ramsey Campbell, …

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News Round-up Week Ending 3 May 2019

walk the darkness down

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Recently released by Thunderstorm Books, Walk The Darkness Down, a weird western by John Boden Originally released as a hardcover only, Walk the Darkness Down is a weird western by John Boden (Rattlesnake Kisses) dealing with a cast of …

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News Round-up Week Ending 26 April 2019

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New from Crystal Lake Publishing, Book Haven and Other Curiosities, by Mark Allan Gunnells From the author of Flowers in a Dumpster comes a new collection of stories to frighten you, move you and make you think. The …

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News Round-up Week Ending 19 April 2019

NightShoot

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Night Shoot, the second novel by Scottish author David Sodergren, coming 9 May When a group of film students are running out of money, time and luck – and their lead actress has quit. In a …

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This Is Horror Awards 2018: Vote Now!

This Is Horror Awards

Hey, friends! The This Is Horror Awards 2018 are now open. Please send your votes to [email protected] with the subject line ‘Awards 2018’. To cast a vote simply write the category and your vote for each award. You may vote for your top two in each category. For example: Award 1. First choice 2. Second …

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News Round-up Week Ending 12 April 2019

MastersofMidnight

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … In Darkness, Delight: Masters of Midnight available for pre-order from Corpus Press Following on from last year’s hugely successful anthology, Doorbells at Dusk, Corpus Press will be launching a double anthology this year, titled In Darkness, Delight. The …

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News Round-up Week Ending 5 April 2019

WeLiveInsideYourEyes

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New collection by Bram Stoker award-winner Kealan Patrick Burke, We Live Inside Your Eyes, available for pre-order now Featuring this haunting cover art, created by the author himself, the hotly-awaited new collection by Bram Stoker award-winning writer, …

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News Round-up Week Ending 29 March 2019

A Penny For Your Thoughts

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New collaborative novel by Robert Ford and Matt Hayward, A Penny For Your Thoughts, available for pre-order now Joe Openshaw is fresh out of prison and trying to turn his life around, avoiding the habits that led …

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