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Exclusive Event Photos: The Complete History of The Return of the Living Dead Signing

Exclusive to Dread, here’s a handful of photos from the book signing for The Complete History of The Return of the Living Dead, which just took place at LA’s house of horror, Burbank’s Dark Delicacies (3512 W. Magnolia Blvd., Burbank, CA).

Exclusive Never Before Seen Images: Danielle Harris and Joe Lynch - The Bloody Best Project!

If there's one project that has us excited beyond words if only because of its absolute coolness and badassery, it's The Bloody Best Project, and, man, do we have a treat for you!

Image Comics Releases Darkchylde Collection Next Week!

Chicks. Demons. Comic books. It doesn't take a rocket scientists to know that when you combine the three, you have geek fried gold! If you haven't been keeping up with the saga of Darkchylde, you've been missing out. That's okay, though! We have a quick and efficient way for you to atone for your sins! From the Press Release

John Skipp and Cody Goodfellow's Spore eBook Now Available

Christmas has come early for splatterpunk fans and lovers of horror literature! Badass horror team John Skipp and Cody Goodfellow have launched their long-awaited apocalyptic zombie novel Spore for eBooks everywhere.

Paul Kane's Shadow Writer Coming in February, 2011

In February, 2011, MHB Press will release Shadow Writer, the 10th Anniversary Edition of UK-based horror and dark fantasy author Paul Kane’s celebrated short story collections Alone (In the Dark) and Touching the Flame.

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Copy of No Flesh Shall Be Spared

We care for the finer things here at Dread Central, and we love you. No really, we do. To prove our affection to you sexy sickos, we have an opportunity for you to curl up by the fire this holiday season with the flesh-hungry undead. What could be better?

Some Stocking Stuffer Ideas for a Horrifying Holiday

I know our favorite holiday has passed, and now it's all commercialism and Christmas carols unless you want to pull a Tobe Hooper at Sears, but there are a few gift ideas that might be really appreciated if found in those black stockings hanging by the fireplace Christmas morning.

CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Digital Copy of Jimmy Stone's Ghost Town

A few days ago we brought you the first word about Scott Neumyer's digital novel Jimmy Stone's Ghost Town, and now to get you in the spirit of things, we're giving away several copies!

Uncover the Secrets of Jimmy Stone's Ghost Town

One book that has hit our radar for you lovers of horror yarns out there is Scott Neumyer's Jimmy Stone's Ghost Town. Looking for a good way to pass the night with a few shivers? This may just do the trick for ya!

Yancey, Rick (The Monstrumologist, The Curse of the Wendigo)

In September, 2009, a Young Adult horror novel was published to great acclaim and a few awards. The title was The Monstrumologist , and we LOVED it! This is not your everyday YA novel – plenty of gore and gruesomeness for everyone. Now, Rick Yancey, author of The Monstrumologist, is back with his second novel about the adventures of Dr.

Exclusive: Rick Yancey Talks The Monstrumologist, The Curse of the Wendigo, and More

In September, 2009, a Young Adult horror novel was published to great acclaim and a few awards. The title was The Monstrumologist , and we LOVED it! This is not your everyday YA novel – plenty of gore and gruesomeness for everyone. Now, Rick Yancey, author of The Monstrumologist, is back with his second novel about the adventures of Dr.

Chat with Stephen King During Full Dark, No Stars UStream Event

On December 8th, 2010, Stephen King fans will have a chance to do something most of us journalists have been dreaming about for years: chat with the man himself! Yes, on that date Stephen will be participating in a LIVE UStream chat starting at 7:00 pm EST. Here are the details: A Conversation with Stephen King

Ryan Acheson's Chalk Now Available as eBook or Paperback

One thing you can count on here at Dread Central is our never ending quest to uncover the best horror fiction out there and share it with our readers. Today we got word of a new serial killer saga called Chalk from DC alumnus Ryan Acheson. Just don't expect your father's serial killer ... in Chalk he's a blatant racist!

The Bloody Best Project Celebrates Horror in a New Way

A really cool new art book project for horror fans has been cooking for a couple of months, and we've got all the details to share along with a few photographs that are sure to pique both your curiosity and your interest. Read on to learn more about The Bloody Best Project. Here's a synopsis of what you can expect from The Bloody Best Project: