Bentley Little is an author who’s been on my radar for quite some time as someone I “should” be reading, but for whatever reason never got around to.
12/30/2013 - 4:30pm
2013 was a stellar year for horror fiction, and while these five titles made the cut for this column I could have easily added a dozen more. There are familiar names here, and a couple of newcomers I hope you’ll seek out.
12/18/2013 - 8:00pm
The debut novel by Kate Jonez sets magic and science against one another in one of the weirdest, wildest neighborhood disputes you'll ever read about.
12/10/2013 - 6:00pm
The immense potential and the inevitable growing pains of author Adam Cesare’s young career are both on display in 'The Summer Job,' his upcoming novel from Samhain Publishing.
12/03/2013 - 6:00pm
A collection of new powerhouse tales from legendary names like Stephen King and Clive Barker, Chizmar's anthology celebrates the 25th anniversary of his esteemed horror literary magazine, Cemetery Dance.
11/25/2013 - 2:00pm
One of the things that fascinates me most about the horror genre is the vast array of approaches the author has at his or her disposal in order to achieve the desired effect of scaring the reader. Some go for aggressive, in-your-face attempts at pure shock; some fill their inkwells with blood and guts to go for the gross-out; and some simply sidle up next to you and whisper terrible, disquieting things in your ear.
11/19/2013 - 6:00pm
Adam Mansbach may not seem like a likely candidate to write one of the best thriller/horror hybrids to come along this year, but he's done just that with his new novel.
11/12/2013 - 8:00pm
In this new collection of short fiction, Tim Waggoner manages to meld surreal imagery and events with strong character work and an immersive point of view.
11/04/2013 - 7:00pm
Sharp wit, flawless characterization and pure storytelling muscle are represented in Lansdale's latest and largest horror fiction collection.
10/28/2013 - 8:00pm
The late Rick Hautala's friend and fellow writer Christopher Golden assembled this second anthology as a tribute to the celebrated horror author, featuring tales by Clive Barker, Jack Ketchum and many more.