5 Must Read Horror Articles 4 Feb 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: Kotaku’s Heather Alexandra explains the difference, for her, between horror games and horror movies Polygon pick out Corporate Animals as their pick of Sundance festival horror Joe.ie suggest that George R. …

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TIH 257: Anya Martin on A Stuffed Bunny in Doll-Land, Lessons Growing Up, and First Experiences with Horror

TIH 257 Anya Martin on A Stuffed Bunny in Doll-Land, Lessons Growing Up, and First Experiences with Horror

In this podcast Anya Martin talks about A Stuffed Bunny in Doll-Land, lessons growing up, first experiences with horror, and much more. About Anya Martin Anya Martin is a fiction writer based in Atlanta. Sleeping with the Monster, her debut short story collection, was published by Lethe Press in autumn 2018. Original photo credit: Ray …

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News Round-up Week Ending 1 February 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 Graham Masterton, Ghost Virus, available in paperback 7 February Coming 7 February from Head of Zeus is the paperback edition of Ghost Virus, by Graham Masterton, already available in hardback and eBook editions. A virus spreads …

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Why I Wrote … Victoria by Jason Parent

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Jason Parent is an author of horror, thrillers, mysteries, science fiction, and dark humor, though his many novels, novellas, and short stories tend to blur the boundaries between these genres. From his award-winning first horror/mystery novel, What Hides Within, to his widely applauded police procedural/supernatural thriller, Seeing Evil, Jason’s work has won him praise from …

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Look Out For … Blood They Brought and Other Stories by Ed Kurtz

Blood They Brought by Ed Kurtz

“With a flair for being able to tap into just about any genre, Ed Kurtz has made an entire career of writing compelling, unforgettable characters, and always delivers the goods when it comes to the strange and downright creepy.” A soldier endures the hell of war to find out what comes for the blood in Medieval …

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Book Review: Ship of Shadows by Dave Jeffery

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“Undoubtedly the most harrowing outing for Beatrice and her friends, but ultimately the most rewarding for the reader … Jeffery has proven yet again that character development is integral to his storytelling and he makes us feel right at home.”   He may have a full-time career in healthcare, but UK horror author Dave Jeffery …

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TIH 256: Charlaine Harris on Sookie Stackhouse and True Blood, Sex Scenes, and Midnight Texas

TIH 256 Charlaine Harris on Sookie Stackhouse and True Blood, Sex Scenes, and Midnight Texas

In this podcast Charlaine Harris talks about Sookie Stackhouse and True Blood, sex scenes, Midnight Texas, and much more. About Charlaine Harris Charlaine Harris is an American New York Times bestselling author who has been writing mysteries for thirty years. Her books include the Sookie Stackhouse series, Harper Connelly series, Cemetery Girl series (with Christopher …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 28 Jan 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 Guardian runs a story on Guillermo Del Toro’s intervention to help the California horror bookshop ‘Dark Delicacies’ afloat Screen Rant list ten Thai horror movies to add to …

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News Round-up Week Ending 25 January 2019

I Dream of Mirrors by Chris Kelso

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New sci-fi horror novel by Chris Kelso coming 2 February from The Sinister Horror Company From Chris Kelso (The Dregs Trilogy), comes I Dream of Mirrors, a new transgressive sci-fi horror novel. Released by The Sinister Horror …

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Look Out For … Collision: Stories by J.S. Breukelaar

Collision by J.S. Breukelaar

“No stranger to horror and dark fiction, this collection from Breukelaar showcases her best short fiction to date, and a new novella makes it one of the most anticipated titles for 2019. “ Twelve dark tales, some collected for the first time. A new novella, Ripples on a Blank Shore. Gothic and disturbing. Alien and …

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Book Review: The House of Frozen Screams by Thana Niveau

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“Assured, confident, and tightly controlled, The House of Frozen Screams both adds to and subverts the generally held conventions of the haunted house novel.” The haunted house story is a staple of the horror genre. Indeed, it almost exists in a genre by itself, encompassing Gothic, romantic, supernatural, and psychological elements, amongst others. It can …

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TIH 255: Joe Mynhardt on Crystal Lake 2.0, Starting a Small Press, and Novellas

TIH 255 Joe Mynhardt on Crystal Lake 2.0, Starting a Small Press, and Novellas

In this podcast Joe Mynhardt talks about Crystal Lake 2.0, starting a small press, novellas, and much more. About Joe Mynhardt Joe Mynhardt is a South African horror writer and the owner and operator of Crystal Lake Publishing. Show notes [02:15] Jasper Bark [09:05] Crystal Lake 2.0 [14:10] Exclusive imprint announcement [20:55] Making things profitable [27:05] …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 21 Jan 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: IGN picks out twelve villains from the world of comics who deserve their own horror films What Culture serve up ten original horror films coming to cinemas in 2019 …

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TIH 254: Joe Mynhardt on South Africa, Running Crystal Lake Publishing, and Crowdfunding

TIH 254 Joe Mynhardt on South Africa, Running Crystal Lake Publishing, and Crowdfunding

In this podcast Joe Mynhardt talks about South Africa, running Crystal Lake Publishing, crowdfunding, and much more. About Joe Mynhardt Joe Mynhardt is a South African horror writer and the owner and operator of Crystal Lake Publishing. Show notes [03:30] Early life lessons [06:30] Comics [08:50] Experimenting with art forms as a kid [21 00] Running …

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News Round-up Week Ending 18 January 2019

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … PS Publishing announce new three volume hardback edition of Stephen King’s The Stand Following on from the success of their multi-volume hardback editions of The Tommyknockers and Salem’s Lot, PS Publishing are working their magic on another of King’s …

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