Take a Trip Through The Blumhouse Book of Nightmares: The Haunted City


As if Jason Blum isn’t busy enough producing films in the Paranormal Activity, The Purge, Insidious, and Sinister franchises, he also has a book on its way in July entitled The Blumhouse Book of Nightmares: The Haunted City; and if you’ll be at the upcoming 2015 San Diego Comic-Con, you can learn more about it in person at publisher Knopf Doubleday’s Booth #1520.

For the rest of you, here’s the skinny:  The Blumhouse Book of Nightmares: The Haunted City is a stunning collection of original, terrifying fiction from a unique cast of master storytellers. Jason Blum invited an impressive group of authors, filmmakers, and screenwriters to envision a city of their choosing… and to let their demons run wild. Disturbing, suspenseful, devious, and entertaining, each tale showcases an innovative voice featured in a definitive collection that could only come from Jason Blum.

Look for it on July 7, 2015.

The Blumhouse Book of Nightmares: The Haunted City brings together all-new, boundary-breaking stories from such artists as Ethan Hawke (Boyhood), Eli Roth (Hostel), Scott Derrickson (Sinister), C. Robert Cargill (Sinister), James DeMonaco (The Purge), and many others. The stories include:

  • “Geist” by Les Bohem
  • “Procedure” by James DeMonaco
  • “Hellhole” by Christopher Denham
  • “A Clean White Room” by Scott Derrickson and C. Robert Cargill
  • “Novel Fifteen” by Steve Faber
  • “Eyes” by George Gallo
  • “1987” by Ethan Hawke
  • “Donations” by William Joselyn
  • “The Old Jail” by Sarah Langan
  • “The Darkish Man” by Nissar Modi
  • “Meat Maker” by Mark Neveldine
  • “Dreamland” by Michael Olson
  • “Valdivia” by Eli Roth
  • “Golden Hour” by Jeremy Slater
  • “The Leap” by Dana Stevens
  • “The Words” by Scott Stewart
  • “Gentholme” by Simon Kurt Unsworth




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