Word on two new books crossed our desk, and since summer reading season is here, we thought we'd pass on the news about Phil Harvey's Show Time about an extreme reality TV series and J. A. Kerswell's The Slasher Movie Book, an overview of the stalk 'n slash film genre.
Fans of Charlaine Harris' Sookie Stackhouse books, the source material for HBO's "True Blood", got some sad news recently when the author announced that the final chapter of the series will be published May 7th, 2013, under the title Dead Ever After.
Written by Daniel Th1rte3n Self Published
Author D.R. O'Brien dropped us a line to let us know his new horror-comedy mash-up novella Shakespeare vs. Lovecraft is now available for all you avid e-readers out there. Shakespeare's characters duking it out with Lovecraft's creatures? Sign us up immediately!
Los Angeles based SF/X artist Cig Neutron (great handle, right?), and his photog girlfriend, Rannie Rodil are looking to create the wildest coffee table book ever, and they may have achieved their goal with Bizarro Au Go-Go.
British new kids on the block This Is Horror are seeking to cement their position as major champions of home grown and worldwide genre literature with the announcement of an exclusive, limited edition quarterly run of horror chapbooks.
Written by by B. Morris Allen Published by Metaphorosis Books
It looks like 2013 is going to begin with a bang as Stephen King's The Shining sequel, entitled Doctor Sleep, is being released on January 15th by Scribner. Just in case you're on the fence, check out the book's newly released synopsis right here.
Our own Scott Johnson has released the third tale of terror in his Stanley Cooper series, Ectostorm, and it's available now for all you page-turners out there to dig on!
Written by Zak Bagans and Kelly Crigger Published by Victory Belt Publishing
I couldn't praise Kim Newman's epic vampire novel Anno Dracula enough when I reviewed Titan's new edition last year. Thankfully Titan is giving the same royal treatment to the other books in the series, starting with the sequel, The Bloody Red Baron, from which we have an exclusive excerpt.
Fans of the 2011 novel Rise of the Governor, the backstory of the standout character from The Walking Dead comic series, will be thrilled to know that this October will bring not only Season Three of the show but also a new novel to dig into.