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...
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...
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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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...
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...
Powers of Darkness

Book Review: Powers of Darkness: The Lost Version of Dracula

Sometimes, as a Dracula nerd, you come across an amazing discovery. And the deeper you go into the lore and the history of the novel, it becomes harder and...
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...

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...
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...

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...
From a short story. Poster for The Lawnmower Man

Six Adaptations That Strayed Way Too Far from the Source Material

Most horror movies are based on something, whether it be books, comics, video games or—most commonly, these days—other films. Almost everything is an adaptation. Pop culture is recycled and...
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Book Review: Something at the Window is Scratching Vol. 1 by Roman Dirge

Something at the Window is Scratching Vol. 1 (SATWIS) by Roman Dirge is the full color re-release of a book by the same name released by SlaveLabor Graphics in 1998. The...
Horror reference books

Literary Monsters: Books Written by Your Favorite Horror Actors

It’s become commonplace for an actor to write a tell-all autobiography once they become famous enough and decide they have enough interesting stories in their life to warrant one....
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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...