Illustrated Prose-Art Book The Dark North Arriving This Fall

Dark Horse Books and Charles Wood Publishing AB are getting set to terrify readers with The Dark North, and we have all the early details for you here, including a look at the cover art! Originally crowdfunded for publication in… Continue Reading


Guest Post: The Meating Room Author T. Frank Muir on Murder and Other Things in St. Andrews, Scotland

The Meating Room, a thrilling Scottish noir mystery from T. Frank Muir, one of Britain’s top crime authors, is out now; and when Dread Central was asked to take part in his online blog tour for the book, we jumped… Continue Reading


Penchant Entertainment Acquires Film/TV Rights to Exorcism Bestseller Hostage to the Devil

Around these parts, the name Father Malachi Martin is pretty well known. Martin, a former Jesuit priest, professor, and theologian-turned-author of 15 novels and nonfiction books, was an acknowledged expert on and frequent critic of the Catholic Church. After moving… Continue Reading


David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson Return for The X-Files: Cold Cases from Audible

On July 18th Audible Studios will release The X-Files: Cold Cases, an Audible Original production starring David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, and a full cast, including rich sound design and music that returns fans to the universe they’ve come to know… Continue Reading


The Creepypasta Collection Volume 2 Arriving in May

Toward the end of last year, The Creepypasta Collection: Modern Urban Legends You Can’t Unread was released by Adams Media; and now they’ve announced Volume 2: 20 Stories. No Sleep. is heading our way in May. If you’re a fan of the creepypasta format,… Continue Reading


New Contributors Revealed for Holiday-Themed Book Yuletide Terror

When Spectacular Optical announced its holiday-themed book Yuletide Terror: Christmas Horror on Film and Television at the end of last year, the roster of contributors was pretty robust already; but they did promise “more to be confirmed.” And true to… Continue Reading


Grisly Procedural The Meating Room Confronts Readers with a Gory Crime

When we first heard about The Meating Room, a thrilling Scottish noir mystery from T. Frank Muir, one of Britain’s best crime writers, we weren’t sure how Dread-worthy it might be; but after being assured there are elements of horror… Continue Reading