Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week …
New collection from author Angela Slatter and PS Publishing Australia, The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners and Other Stories, available for pre-order now
Available in this beautifully realised hardcover edition or in a signed edition, limited to one hundred copies, The Heart is a Mirror for Sinners and Other Stories, is a new collection of short fiction from Angela Slatter, featuring twelve reprinted tales along with two entirely new ones. The collection includes stunning artwork (pictured) by Danielle Serra and an introduction by Kim Newman. For more information and to pre-order your copy, click here.
Written by Corky Arnold and illustrated by Ian Miller, Invasion Nano Sapiens is a sci-fi horror graphic novel project, seeking funding on Indiegogo. The graphic novel is inspired by The Fly with Jeff Goldblum and Geena Davis in the sense it’s about a budding love story interrupted by science gone wrong, where Alison is turned into a monster; and the Borg of Star trek, where the Borg nanoprobes like the nanobots in INS probe inside Alison, rebuilding her, guiding her and ultimately controlling her to do whatever they tell her to. With perks starting from $19, you can help bring Invasion Nano Sapiens to life by making your pledge here.
Hotly anticipated anthology, Miscreations: Gods, Monstrosities & Other Horrors, edited by Doug Murano and Michael Bailey, out now
What happens when we make monsters? What happens when we make monsters of ourselves? Grotesque beings lurch from our darkest dreams. Vicious beasts stalk our twisted pasts. Lost souls haunt our deepest regrets. They are the blood on our hands. They are the obsessions in our heads. They are the vengeance in our hearts. They are Miscreations: Gods, Monstrosities & Other Horrors. Edited by Bram Stoker Award-winning editors Doug Murano and Michael Bailey. Featuring a foreword by Alma Katsu, and illustrations throughout by HagCult. Featuring stories from some of the most exciting writers working today, including Nadia Bulkin, Victor LaValle, Josh Malerman and many more, this is one of the most hotly anticipated anthologies of recent year. Available in paperback, eBook and a special hardback edition with a deluxe cover (pictured), you can get hold of your copy right now, here.