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Scott Johnson's Ectostorm Available Now

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!

Scott A. Johnson Back with New Short Story Collection - Droplets

Here at Dread Central we pride ourselves on our staff. It is comprised of a group of truly talented individuals who do some pretty incredible things. Next on tap from the Dread Central staff canon: author Scott A. Johnson and his new book Droplets.

Stanley Cooper Returns in PAGES

After the success of (VERMIN: Book One of the Stanley Cooper Chronicles (review here)), author Scott A. Johnson brings his reluctant clairvoyant back in his eighth novel, PAGES: Book Two of the Stanley Cooper Chronicles.

Dreadtime Stories Returns! Howl-O-Ween!

After the destruction of our studios by zombies at the end of last season, it took us a while to get back together. But we're back now with the Season Two premiere of Dreadtime Stories!

San Antonio Horrific Film Festival Kicks Off This Week!

The third annual San Antonio Horrific Film Festival starts on the evening of Wednesday, August 25th, with a whole lot of independent film goodness, celebs, and rock and roll.

Scott A. Johnson Sets Free His Vermin

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:

San Antonio Horrific Film Festival Wants Your Films!

Attention, filmmakers! The third annual San Antonio Horrific Film Fest is looking for your feature-length or short film for this year's contest. The winning entry will get national distribution for your film. Not enough? Okay, read on.

Austin's Museum of the Weird Opens Haunted Exhibit

October 24, 2009, Austin, TX - When most people think of Austin, they think of live music, world-class food, and film productions that are running from the high price of Hollywood. Austin's 6th Street is famous for all of the above, combining a night-life with a bohemian attitude that really can't be duplicated. But now it's known for more as the Lucky Lizard Curios and Gifts has opened up a permanent attraction in the back of the shop: The Museum of the Weird.

Austin's Museum of the Weird Opens Haunted Exhibit This Weekend!

We bet you had no idea that such a thing existed! Austin's own Museum of the Weird will be opening up a new exhibit that details the ghostly history of the Texas State Capitol, and Dread Central will be there. Not only that, but our own Paranormal Studies Editor and resident spooky guy, Scott A. Johnson, will be signing copies of his new book about the haunted history of Austin.

Johnson's Latest Book of Bloody Goodness

Fresh off the success of his novel Cane River: A Ghost Story, our own resident spooky guy, Scott A. Johnson, unleashes his latest, City of Demons, on the world. Set in Houston, the book is a blood-soaked tale of a cop tracking a serial killer.

Three New Dreadtime Stories!

It’s been a long time since we had a new Dreadtime Story to offer you guys so my thinking was, because of that and the proximity to Halloween, why not give you three new ones?