Other Words for Dark: 10 Horror, Crime, and Thriller Novels in Translation for 2021

Column by Leah Dearborn
There’s a Czech proverb that says, “You live a new life for every new language you speak. If you know only one language, you live only once.”

Book Cover Trends: Skulls!

Column by Sadie Hartmann
If you follow book cover design as closely as I do, you've noticed the skull trend and you're diggin' it as much as I am. Let's discuss:

Everything Is Permitted When It Comes To Submissions

Column by David James Keaton
The rules are there are no rules and not even that rule but also that rule.

Christine Morgan: A Leading Voice in Extreme Horror

Column by Jay Wilburn
Christine Morgan has established herself as a unique voice in the extreme horror subgenre via an unusual storytelling path.

Storyville: Story Dissection — "In His House"

Column by Richard Thomas
Richard dissects his epistolary horror story, "In His House."

The First Date Book Walkout Question

Column by Peter Derk
July 12, 2021 (1) comments
You're on a first date, someone tells you their favorite book. You walk out. Which book did they name?

A Leigh Bardugo Fangirl on Her Belated Obsession with Netflix's "Shadow and Bone"

Column by Karis Rogerson
An exploration of the TV show, from its past controversies to its promising future.

Hot Ghoul Summer: New Releases From Women in Horror

Column by Sadie Hartmann
"It's a Hot Girl Summer, so you know she got it lit" — Megan Thee Stallion & Nicki Minaj. As in H O R R O R lit!

What Is ‘The Clan of the Cave Bear,’ and Should You Read It?

Column by Leah Dearborn
The Clan of the Cave Bear was a best-selling phenomenon when first published in 1980. Does it stand the test of time over 40 years later?

Returning to Live Events as an Immunocompromised Person

Column by Jay Wilburn
July 5, 2021 (1) comments
As a kidney transplant patient, Jay Wilburn is immunocompromised. This impacted his life during the pandemic and impacts his decision about returning to live events.