Clive Barker's The Scarlet Gospels

What to Read to Prepare for Clive Barker’s The Scarlet Gospels

With The Scarlet Gospels almost here, it’s time to start getting ready. Clive Barker is not known for interconnected worlds in the way that fellow author Stephen King is, but...
MEG - Oceanic Horror

Book Review – MEG: Nightstalkers by Steve Alten

Author Steve Alten's thrilling saga of ancient underwater beasts that began almost twenty years ago with MEG: A Novel of Deep Terror continues with this equally exciting fifth installment...
Horror reference books. The important genre analysis Men, Women and Chainsaws

Seven Horror Reference Books Every Fan Should Read

There’s a great point during the process of becoming a horror movie fan where you begin to get this urge to see everything. Whatever you hear about—and in starting...
Author Stephen King

Exploring the Top Five Unsung Stephen King Novels

In a recent article related to the upcoming release of Stephen King's new novel, Revival, a poll asked viewers to rank the top ten best King novels. I was not...
Tortured Souls by Clive Barker

Book Review: Clive Barker’s Tortured Souls

Tortured Souls is finally available in print. That might mean something to the hardcore Clive Barker devotees, but not much to anyone else. It’s had a hell of a...
Cover for Midian Unmade, a collection of short stories inspired by Clive Barker's Nightbreed

Book Review – Midian Unmade: Tales of Clive Barker’s Nightbreed

Releasing July 28, 2015 from Tor Books is an exciting, authorized collection of 23 short stories called Midian Unmade: Tales from Clive Barker's Nightbreed. The collection was edited by author Joseph...
Eli and Oskar in Let the Right One In

Book Review – John Lindqvist’s Let the Right One In

For a chilly winter's night, there is perhaps no better book for a horror fan to pick up than John Lindqvist's chilling Let the Right One In. The 2008...
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10 Horrifying Kids Books That Are Not Actually Appropriate for Kids

Sometimes it’s nice to reflect on books we enjoyed as kids or teenagers. For me, that often means looking back over a list of books that my mother would...

101 Horror Movies You Must See Before You Die and 101 Sci-Fi Movies You...

Seven years ago, 101 Horror Movies You Must See Before You Die and 101 Sci-Fi Movies You Must See Before You Die both went out of print. Starting Saturday October...
Clive Barker's The Thief of Always

Four Young Adult Horror Novels That Would Make Great Movies

Young adult horror has seen a massive surge in popularity in the last few years. In general, most major films based on books that have been coming out recently...
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Ten Indispensable Reference Books For the Horror Fan

Any self-respecting horror movie fan has a small library that they rely on to gather information about specific films or go to for recommendations—everything from back issues of Fangoria...
Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell

Book Review: Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell

Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell has a concept so bizarre you wouldn’t think it could possibly work. What if Holmes, world’s greatest detective, faced off against Clive...

Horror Novelizations worth a Closer Look

A now dying art for fans of the horror genre, the novelization once enhanced the experience for the carnage obsessed bookworm. Arguably a way for the filmmakers to further cash...
Lost Souls by Poppy Z. Brite

Six Vampire Novels That Went Widely Overlooked

While they may have faded from the teen fiction world in recent years, vampire novels have always dominated genre literature and haven’t really gone away. The Strain trilogy by Guillermo del Toro...
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Children’s Book Recommendations for Horror Fans

It's sometimes difficult for parents who are horror fans to share that love with their children. Kids can be notoriously afraid of everything, so choosing books that you can enjoy...