Book Review: Touch the Night by Max Booth III

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“Deeply unsettling and horrifically harrowing … not for the faint-of-heart but, if you’re brave enough, it is an incredibly entertaining and rewarding read.”   He is the Editor-in-Chief of Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, the Managing Editor of quarterly horror fiction magazine Dark Moon Digest, and a host on two podcasts: Castle Rock Radio (alongside partner …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 13 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 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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News Round-up Week Ending 10 July 2020

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New charity anthology, No Safe Distance: Stories from Quarantine, available now New from Nocturnal Sirens Publishing is this charity anthology, all proceeds from which go to help Doctors Without Borders, titled No Safe Distance: Stories from Quarantine. Featuring …

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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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Book Review: Until Summer Comes Around by Glenn Rolfe

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“Throw in the coming-of-age angle, with all of the promise of a first true love, and Rolfe has delivered a horror novel with heart, soul, and bite”   Whether you are in the mood for a ghost story (The Haunted Halls, Shadow Work Publishing, 2016) or “creature horror” (Becoming, Alien Agenda Publishing, 2017) or a …

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TIH 353: Danielle Trussoni on The Ancestor, Exploring Tunnels in Vietnam, and Releasing a Book During Lockdown

TIH 353 Danielle Trussoni on The Ancestor, Exploring Tunnels in Vietnam, and Releasing a Book During Lockdown

In this podcast Danielle Trussoni talks about her latest novel The Ancestor, exploring tunnels in Vietnam, releasing a book during lockdown, and much more. About Danielle Trussoni Danielle Anne Trussoni is a New York Times, USA Today, and Sunday Times Top 10 bestselling novelist. She has been a Pulitzer Prize in Fiction jurist, and writes …

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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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News Round-up Week Ending 3 July 2020

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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 and writer Mark Allan Gunnells, 324 Abercorn, coming 8 July Brad Storm doesn’t believe in ghosts, but moving into the house at 324 Abercorn just may change his mind. Best-selling author Bradley …

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TOD 075 Quarantine Readings: Gemma Files and Alistair Rennie

In this podcast The Outer Dark presents Quarantine Readings by Gemma Files and Alistair Rennie, plus an exclusive original dark jazz musical composition by Alistair Rennie. The interviews were recorded on Sunday June 21 and Wednesday June 24, 2020.  Show Notes The sixth installment of The Outer Dark Quarantine Reading series features Gemma Files (Experimental …

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Look Out For … All the Dead Men by Errick Nunnally

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“This continuation of the Alexander Smith saga can be read as a standalone, and builds upon the fast-paced, hyper-violent horror-noir Nunnally is known for.” Alexander Smith definitely has his hands full with a vampire church worshiping the image of a woman who seems familiar to him, hellbent on restoring vampires over humans. When the pornographic …

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TIH 352: Lawrence Block on Dead Girl Blues, Film Adaptations, and Matthew Scudder

In this podcast Lawrence Block talks about his latest novel Dead Girl Blues, film adaptations, Matthew Scudder, and much more.  About Lawrence Block Lawrence Block has been writing crime, mystery and suspense fiction for more than half a century. He has published in excess of 100 books, and no end of short stories. Lawrence Block …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 29 June 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 choose the best dozen genre films of 2020 so far Ink Heist feature disturbing original fiction by author Andrew Cull Dead Head Reviews continue their Pride in …

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News Round-up Week Ending 26 June 2020

Seeing Things

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … New novel, Seeing Things, from writer Sonora Taylor, out now Abby Gillman has discovered that with growing up, there comes a lot of blood. But nothing prepares her for the trail of blood she sees in the …

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TOD 074 Craig Laurance Gidney: Dreaming a Weird that Shimmers

In this podcast Anya Martin interviews Craig Laurance Gidney about his novels A Spectral Hue (Word Horde, 2019) and Hairsbreadth (Eyedolon/Broken Eye Books, 2020), plus Archival Episode A14 Craig Laurance Gidney: Writing the Beautiful Mess. The new interview was recorded on June 17, 2020, and  A14 first aired on October 6, 2015. Show Notes In …

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Look Out For … The Bright Lands by John Fram

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“Texas high school football combined with strange disappearances, supernatural urban legends, and dangerous men hell bent on keeping their secrets makes this debut novel one you don’t want to miss.” Bentley, Texas holds only two things near and dear to its heart: high school football, and secrets. When star quarterback Dylan Whitley turns up missing, …

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