TIH 334: Adam Nevill on Early Novels, Amazon, and The Publishing Industry

TIH 334 Adam Nevill on Early Novels, Amazon, and The Publishing Industry

In this podcast Adam Nevill talks about his first ten novels, how Amazon may have saved horror, and the publishing industry. About Adam Nevill Adam L.G. Nevill is the author of the horror novels: Banquet for the Damned, Apartment 16, The Ritual, Last Days, House of Small Shadows, No One Gets Out Alive, Lost Girl, …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 2 March 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: Morbidly Beautiful look back at cult classic werewolf movie, Ginger Snaps, and its lasting effects on feminist horror Bloody Disgusting tell us which five Universal classic horrors are underseen and …

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TIH 333: Christopher Golden on Pre-release Nerves, Writing Routine, and Toughest Times in Career

TIH 333 Christopher Golden on Pre-release Nerves, Writing Routine, and Toughest Times in Career

In this podcast Christopher Golden talks about pre-release nerves, his writing routine, the toughest times in his writing career, and much more. About Christopher Golden Christopher Golden is the award-winning, bestselling author of such novels as The Myth Hunters, Wildwood Road, The Boys Are Back in Town, The Ferryman, Strangewood, Of Saints and Shadows, and …

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News Round-up Week Ending 28 February 2020

Blood Red Sky

Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … Blood Red Sky, from writer Paul Kane and Silver Shamrock Publishing, coming 10 March The world has changed. Ever since the night that sky, the blood red sky, appeared, and the adults were wiped out by …

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TOD 066 Helen Marshall: Migrating Towards a Weird Future

In this podcast Anya Martin interviews Helen Marshall about her novel The Migration, plus Archival Episode A26 Helen Marshall: Lessons in the Raising of the Monsters in the Basement, Gwendolyn Kiste on Women in Horror Month, and The Outer Dark Symposium 2020 Update. The new interview was recorded on February 12, 2020,  A26 first aired …

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Look Out For … The Return by Rachel Harrison

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“With The Return, her debut novel, Harrison’s story aims to give readers a creepy, sinister, weekend reunion party from Hell.” Elise is the only one who ever believed Julie would come back. Missing for two years, Elise never gave up hope. She knew her best friend would return. And then, two years to the day, …

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TIH 332: Christopher Golden on Of Saints and Shadows, Collaborative Writing, and Breaking Insomnia

TIH 332 Christopher Golden on Of Saints and Shadows, Collaborative Writing, and Breaking Insomnia

In this podcast Christopher Golden talks about Of Saints and Shadows, collaborative writing, breaking the insomnia cycle, and much more. About Christopher Golden Christopher Golden is the award-winning, bestselling author of such novels as The Myth Hunters, Wildwood Road, The Boys Are Back in Town, The Ferryman, Strangewood, Of Saints and Shadows, and (with Tim …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 24 February 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 recommend ten horror films directed by women that you may not have seen Writer and editor Tabatha Wood writes a love letter to Alien’s Ellen Ripley on …

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TIH 331: Kelly Dunn on Famous Monsters of Filmland, Professional Horror Writing, and Teaching Communications

TIH 331 Kelly Dunn on Famous Monsters of Filmland, Professional Horror Writing, and Teaching Communications

In this podcast Kelly Dunn talks about Famous Monsters of Filmland, professional horror writing, teaching communications, and much more. About Kelly Dunn Kelly Dunn is a freelance journalist, short-story writer, and novelist. Her short fiction has appeared in the Bram Stoker award-winning horror anthology After Death, the zombie anthology The Dead That Walk, and the Clive Barker-inspired anthology …

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News Round-up Week Ending 21 February 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 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 …

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Look Out For … Beneath the Rising by Premee Mohamed

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“With Beneath the Rising, Mohamed combines a coming-of-age story with a heavy dose of the Weird, with thrills and humor along for the ride.” Joanna “Johnny” Chamber is smart, from an affluent white family. Nick Prasad is brown, poor, and secretly madly in love with Johnny. Johnny creates a special kind of reactor that could …

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TIH 330: Kelly Dunn on Frankenstein, What Makes A Poem Good, and Writing Horror and Dark Fiction

TIH 330 Kelly Dunn on Frankenstein, What Makes A Poem Good, and Writing Horror and Dark Fiction

In this podcast Kelly Dunn talks about Frankenstein, what makes a poem good, writing horror and dark fiction, and much more. About Kelly Dunn Kelly Dunn is a freelance journalist, short-story writer, and novelist. Her short fiction has appeared in the Bram Stoker award-winning horror anthology After Death, the zombie anthology The Dead That Walk, and the …

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5 Must Read Horror Articles 17 February 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: Sublime Horror cast their eye back beyond the 70s and 80s heyday of paperbacks from hell to mid-century horror The Ladies of Horror Fiction feature a guest post from …

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TIH 329: David Moody on Chokehold, The Bleed, and The Last Big Thing

TIH 329 David Moody on Chokehold, The Bleed, and The Last Big Thing

In this podcast David Moody talks about Chokehold, The Bleed, The Last Big Thing, and much more. About David Moody David Moody first self-published Hater in 2006, and without an agent, succeeded in selling the film rights for the novel to Mark Johnson (producer, Breaking Bad) and Guillermo Del Toro (director, The Shape of Water, Pan’s …

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News Round-up Week Ending 14 February 2020

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Here’s a small selection of the horror and genre news that caught our eye during the last week … From author V. Castro, comes Hairspray and Switchblades, part of the Unnerving ‘Rewind or Die series, out now When Maya and Magdalena lose their parents to a home invasion, Magdalena puts her dreams on hold and turns …

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