It is always with great pride that we announce when one of our own has a project taking off, and this moment is no different. Dread Central scribe Carnell has a new book ready to terrify you, and we've got all of the details for you right here! Dig it! From the Press Release
On September 21st The Fall, the second chapter in Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan's Strain Trilogy, is being released by HarperCollins, and the publisher is making five autographed copies available to Dread Central readers.
Filmmaker Gregory (Slime City Massacre) Lamberson also has a successful side job writing the horror novel series The Jake Helman Files. Volume One, Personal Demons, is getting a sequel, entitled Desperate Souls, which is being released as a trade paperback on October 1st.
I think I can say without too much reserve that Halloween is the horror fan's Christmas. So, when I start seeing Halloween items in stores in August, I take note because you just never know what goodies you might find, and of course I want to share my recent discoveries with Dread Central readers.
Author Rick Florino continues his Dolor mystery/horror novella series with Dolor: Arielle - Book III, out September 27th via New American Deities.
In this era of the Kindle and similar devices, it'll be interesting to see how the audio book fares, but considering the talent that's signed on to narrate Stephen King's upcoming Full Dark, No Stars, odds are it's here to stay. Who are we talking about? Read on for the details.
A lot of actors try their hand at other crafts - singing, painting, writing - but hands down one of the most successful has been Adrienne Barbeau, who, along with penning her autobiography, There Are Worse Things I Could Do (review here), also wrote one of the decade's best vampire novels, Vampyres of Hollywood (review here). Luckily for us, a sequel to Vampyres, entitled Love Bites, is hitting store shelves on August 31st!
Everyone who knows even the slightest bit of genre trivia knows that long-time actor Lance Henriksen is the man.
Praise for Bob Fingerman's new zombie novel Pariah has been plentiful so we thought we'd make sure our readers are aware that it's now available from Tor Books in both hardcover and paperback. Read on for more details.
Horror scribe Scott A. Johnson (Dread Central's Cold Spots, Deadlands, City of Demons) returns this month with VERMIN: Book One of the Stanley Cooper Chronicles, the first of a three-part horror-noir series centered around a reluctant clairvoyant and mayhem. Check out the plot from the official press release:
It's that time of year again when the weather is horrifically hot and the sun is just too damn bright for us horror fans. Time to curl up with a good book in the darkness of your home and crank up the AC. With that in mind, here is a hopefully helpful list of "Summer Reading to Chill Your Bones".
Just like movies that have different posters for different countries, most books also have different covers, and today we have a look at the UK artwork for Stephen King's upcoming collection of four novellas entitled Full Dark, No Stars.
Looking for some summer reading? If so, check out the first few pages of Kinberra Down from Pill Hill Press written by Eric S. Brown and Jessy Marie Roberts.
It's always wonderful to see one of our own make good, or for that matter - great, and that's exactly the case here!