Feb
25

“Zombies: The Recent Dead”, Edited by Paula Guran, ANTHOLOGY REVIEW Part 7

In Nik Houser‘s “First Kisses From Beyond the Grave,” Zack Henry has been transferred to a new high school, thanks to an epic clerical error. His new alma mater, Purgatory High, is populated by dead teens whose souls are in all manner of unrest. Vampires, ghosts, and zombies make up the student body, including a … Continue reading »

Feb
25

Ultimate Zombie Poster

This has more to do with film than fiction, although World War Z gets a mention in there. Still here’s a pretty cool little image I found wandering the zombie infested wastelands of the interwebs. It incorporates every zombie movie you’ve ever heard of as well as quite a few you haven’t I daresay. The … Continue reading »

Feb
23

Should We Judge This Book By Its Cover?

Author Brian Keene has just announced over at his official blog that Urban Gothic, one of his novels previously published under the late lamented Leisure Horror banner is now back in print through Deadite Press. I haven’t read the book (though I’ve enjoyed several of Keene’s other works) so I can’t say which, if either, … Continue reading »

Feb
23

Bryan Smith’s Take on Borders Going Bankrupt

In the wake of Borders filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, 200 of their retail stores have begun liquidating their stock. You can download a list of the effected stores here. My local Borders is one of the stores on the chopping block and I paid it a visit over the weekend. Nearly all books were … Continue reading »

Feb
22

“Zombies: The Recent Dead”, Edited by Paula Guran, ANTHOLOGY REVIEW Part 6

Max Brooks is, of course, the author of the bestselling books World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War, and The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead. Combine this with the fact that his father Mel Brooks wrote and directed Young Frankenstein, and you see why this guy has some … Continue reading »

Feb
18

Bryan Smith’s ebook Novel”Deadworld” Now Available in Multiple Formats

When author Bryan Smith mentioned a few days ago that his ebook exclusive novel Deadworld would soon be available in other formats besides Kindle (as I posted here) he wasn’t just fooling around.  Smith posted yesterday on the Rue-Morgue magazine forums that the book is now available from Smashwords for the same $2.99 price in … Continue reading »

Feb
17

“Zombies: The Recent Dead”, Edited by Paula Guran, ANTHOLOGY REVIEW Part 5

“Lie Still, Sleep Becalmed” by Steve Duffy is a tale of zombies on the high seas. Three buddies, one with girlfriend in tow, take the fishing vessel Katie Mae out for an after dark cruise, seeking a secluded spot to down some beers and fire up a few joints. The party is interrupted when they … Continue reading »

Feb
16

Books Are Our Friends

Shamelessly swiped from Daily Dawdle.

Feb
16

David B. Silva’s “The Disappeared” available for preorder

While having a look around the Horrorfind.com forums I came across a press release for David B. Silva’s newest novel The Disappeared which is available for preorder from Dark Regions Press. This marks the first release of their new Dark Thriller line, and The Disappeared is available in trade paperback or a signed leather bound … Continue reading »

Feb
15

Deadworld – Self-Published Horror ebook Available From Bryan Smith

While perusing the forums at Rue Morgue magazine’s website I came across an announcement from Bryan Smith, author of Depraved , The Killing Kind and Soultaker. While he states that he has no plans to abandon traditional publishing, he is taking a stab at self-publishing an ebook. This “epic novel of apocalyptic horror” is entitled … Continue reading »

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