Look Out For … Carnivorous Lunar Activities by Max Booth III

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“Max is now teaming up with the legendary Fangoria to dive head first into the werewolf genre, presenting us with a bloody buddy story guaranteed to satisfy our deepest lunar cravings.” Best friends Ted and Justin have grown apart over the years. Justin’s got some problems now. Nothing too serious, just some confusion, relentless hunger, …

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Book Review: Something Borrowed, Something Blood-Soaked by Christa Carmen

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“As far as debut collections go, this offers so much and delivers it all … Carmen handles it with the assured touch of a seasoned storyteller.”   Christa Carmen’s short fiction has appeared in many magazines and venues, including the podcast Tales to Terrify, Comet Press’ Years Best Hardcore Horror Volume 2, and Unnerving Magazine, …

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TIH 253: Gwendolyn Kiste on The Rust Maidens, Second-Person Point of View, and New Year Goals

TIH 253 Gwendolyn Kiste on The Rust Maidens, Second-Person Point of View, and New Year Goals

In this podcast Gwendolyn Kiste talks about The Rust Maidens, second-person point of view, new year goals, and much more. About Gwendolyn Kiste Gwendolyn Kiste is the author of the Bram Stoker Award-nominated fiction collection, And Her Smile Will Untether the Universe, from JournalStone; the dark fantasy novella, Pretty Marys All in a Row, from Broken …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 14 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: Bloody Disgusting feature ten horror TV series you will not want to miss in 2019 Film School Rejects have a feature article on the forthcoming shudder documentary, Horror Noire CBR.com …

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News Round-up Week Ending 11 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 … New from Eibonvale Press, Blacker Against the Deep Dark, by Alexander Zelenyj Released on 31 December 2018 by Eibonvale Press, Blacker Against the Deep Dark is a new collection of thirty-one stories by acclaimed Canadian author, Alexander Zelenyj. The …

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Look Out For … Will Haunt You by Brian Kirk

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“With his latest novel, Kirk conjures up a tale about a strange book that haunts those who read it, trapping them in their own personal hell.” There’s an urban legend about an ominous book. Once you read it, you face a mysterious figure and a nightmare of your worst personal fears. But Jesse Wheeler certainly …

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Book Review: The Witch Elm by Tana French

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“Never predictable, never cosy, her books are—in all but name—exercises in quiet, subtle, haunting horror.” At first, it might seem a little incongruous reviewing a novel by Tana French on a site dedicated to horror. After all, her work is marketed and sold as crime or thriller books. But a closer look—as anyone who’s read …

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TIH 252: Gwendolyn Kiste on Identity Issues, The Abandoned Horse Farm, and The Supernatural

TIH 252 Gwendolyn Kiste on Identity Issues, The Abandoned Horse Farm, and The Supernatural

In this podcast Gwendolyn Kiste talks about identity issues, the abandoned horse farm, the supernatural, and much more. About Gwendolyn Kiste Gwendolyn Kiste is the author of the Bram Stoker Award-nominated fiction collection, And Her Smile Will Untether the Universe, from JournalStone; the dark fantasy novella, Pretty Marys All in a Row, from Broken Eye Books; …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 7 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: Vulture offers up thirteen Korean horror movies for those wanting to diversify their scary film consumption Bloody Disgusting preview more than thirty hot horror movies coming in 2019 The …

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News Round-up Week Ending 4 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 … New from Nightscape Press’ Charitable Chapbook line, If it Bleeds, by Matthew M. Bartlett Recently featured in the advertising on the This is Horror podcast, If it Bleeds is a new charitable chapbook, written by Matthew M. Bartlett …

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Look Out For … The Worst is Yet to Come by S.P. Miskowski

The Worst is Yet to Come by S.P. Miskowski

“Miskowski returns to Skillute with a new novel, building on the lore of her infamous town while breaking new ground with two new compelling characters facing a nightmarish horror from the past.” Living most of her life in Skillute, Washington, fourteen year old Tasha Davis needs a best friend. At Clark Middle School, she gains …

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Tattered Tomes: In the Flesh—Clive Barker’s Books of Blood, Volume Five

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Released in 1986, I didn’t get a chance to read In the Flesh until much later, as I was deep in university work struggling to keep my GPA at a respectable number. Let’s just say I had to learn how to study if I was going to survive college. Summer of 1988 gave me a …

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This Is Horror Awards 2018: Public Nominations Are Open

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It’s the final day of the year and the public nominations are now open for the eighth annual This Is Horror Awards. Here are the categories: Novel of the Year Novella of the Year Short Story Collection of the Year Anthology of the Year Fiction Magazine of the Year Publisher of the Year Fiction Podcast …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 31 Dec 2018

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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 run a feature article on Netflix’s dominance of the horror genre in 2018 The 1428 Elm site on Fansided lead with a retrospective on The Exorcist and the …

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News Round-up Week Ending 28 December 2018

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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 Thunderstorm Books, limited edition, signed first edition of The Hag Witch of Tripp Creek Described by the author herself as an origin story for a local legend, The Hag Witch of Tripp Creek sees urbanite Dawna …

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