"Writing in the Dark" by Tim Waggoner

"Writing in the Dark" by Tim Waggoner

Review by Cina Pelayo
A guide to understanding the horror genre that provides advice and tools for the beginner and refreshing tips for the veteran.
The Magic of Terry Pratchett by Marc Burrows

"The Magic of Terry Pratchett" by Marc Burrows

Review by Karina Wilson
Sir Terry Pratchett died in 2015 but his voluminous legacy lives on. This new biography charts his journey from Beaconsfield Public Library to Buckingham Palace, selling 85 million books along the way
Review: "It Came from the Multiplex: 80s Midnight Chillers" Edited By Joshua Vio

"It Came from the Multiplex: 80s Midnight Chillers" Edited by Joshua Viola

Review by Christopher Shultz
Reading 'Multiplex' is a bit like watching 'Creepshow': it’s gory, goofy, and painted in the broadest strokes imaginable.
"The Circus of Stolen Dreams" by Lorelei Savaryn

"The Circus of Stolen Dreams" by Lorelei Savaryn

Review by Jessica Marie Baumgartner
Sometimes an escape becomes the trap.
Review: "The Only Good Indians" by Stephen Graham Jones

"The Only Good Indians" by Stephen Graham Jones

Review by Christopher Shultz August 31, 2020
SGJ's latest novel is a graphically violent supernatural slasher narrative bound together with poignant heart and drama.
Review: Dominion: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction from Africa and the Africa

Review: Dominion: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction from Africa and the African Diaspora

Review by Christopher Shultz August 18, 2020
In a landmark first, this collection features stories exclusively by authors from Africa and the African Diaspora.
Review: "Malorie" By Josh Malerman

Review: "Malorie" By Josh Malerman

Review by Christopher Shultz
Any time there’s a hit book or film (or in this case, both), there always comes the question: when do we get a sequel?
"Final Cuts: New Tales Of Hollywood Horror And Other Spectacles" Edited By Ellen

"Final Cuts: New Tales Of Hollywood Horror and Other Spectacles" Edited By Ellen Datlow

Review by Christopher Shultz
Six years ago, an anthology of film-themed horror stories crept into readers hands, and their nightmares were never the same. Now...it’s back.
"A Sick Gray Laugh" by Nicole Cushing

"A Sick Gray Laugh" by Nicole Cushing

Review by Christopher Shultz
Nicole Cushing's latest work is way more disturbing than anything she's written before.
"Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race" by Thomas Chatterton William

"Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race" by Thomas Chatterton Williams

Review by Joshua Isard
Whether or not one agrees with Williams on his theories about race, his new book is well worth the time of anyone interested in the subject.
"Scream: Chilling Adventures in the Science of Fear" by Margee Kerr

"Scream: Chilling Adventures in the Science of Fear" by Margee Kerr

Review by Cina Pelayo
Sociologist Margee Kerr spent years coding responses to the question, What’s your biggest fear?
Chuck Klosterman's "Raised In Captivity" Kills The Short Story

Chuck Klosterman's "Raised In Captivity" Kills The Short Story

Review by Peter Derk September 12, 2019
A funeral for the traditional short story, presented to you as a Chuck Klosterman book.
'Recursion' by Blake Crouch

"Recursion" by Blake Crouch

Review by Christopher Shultz
Blake Crouch's latest novel is a perfectly balanced thriller that will both entertain you and bend your mind into a pretzel.
"Inspection" by Josh Malerman

"Inspection" by Josh Malerman

Review by Christopher Shultz
Though not without its flaws, "Inspection" upholds Malerman's premiere horror author status.
"A Hawk in the Woods": Witchy Shenanigans and Spooky Folk Songs

"A Hawk in the Woods": Witchy Shenanigans and Spooky Folk Songs

Review by Max Booth III
Say hello to the best debut novel you'll read all year.
Review: "I Dream of Mirrors" by Chris Kelso

"I Dream of Mirrors" by Chris Kelso

Review by Gabino Iglesias
Chris Kelso explores humanity's collapse and identity in "I Dream of Mirrors."
"A People's Future Of The United States" Edited By Victor LaValle And John Josep

"A People's Future Of The United States" edited by Victor LaValle and John Joseph Adams

Review by Christopher Shultz
This new anthology takes an imaginative look into the future, and while the picture looks grim in places, it's optimistic in others.
"Convenience Store Woman": The Working-Class Novel American Audiences Need

"Convenience Store Woman": The Working-Class Novel American Audiences Need to Read

Review by Christoph Paul
Sayaka Murata's novel is a meditation on things sorely missing from American literature.
Hereditary: Unconventional Horror Reigns King

Hereditary: Unconventional Horror Reigns King

Review by Richard Thomas July 25, 2018
One of the most powerful and unsettling horror films in recent memory, Hereditary creates tension through visually stunning imagery, psychological terror, and original plot choices.
I'll Be Gone in the Dark

I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsession

Review by David James Keaton
Michelle McNamara's book "I'll Be Gone in the Dark" is undeniably an accomplishment, both because of and in spite of its fractured nature of the project.
'The Cabin at the End of the World' by Paul Tremblay

'The Cabin at the End of the World' by Paul Tremblay

Review by Meredith Borders June 26, 2018
And now for something completely different from the “A Head Full of Ghosts” author.
"Corpsepaint" by David Peak

"Corpsepaint" by David Peak

Review by Christopher Shultz
A convergence of metal and horror as black and bitter as the music itself.
Review "Unbury Carol" by Josh Malerman

"Unbury Carol" by Josh Malerman

Review by Christopher Shultz
The "Bird Box" author's latest novel is a wonderful and often horrifying blend of supernatural western and revisionist fairy tale.
'Another Way To Fall' by Brian Evenson and Paul Tremblay

'Another Way To Fall' by Brian Evenson and Paul Tremblay

Review by Keith Rawson
A new book by Evenson and Tremblay. That's all I gotta say.