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January Reading Schedule

January reading schedule includes NOS4A2 by Joe Hill starting on 1/4, Comemadre by Roque Larraquy starting on 1/18, The Decapitated Chicken and Other Stories by Horacio Quiroga starting on 1/20, and The Hole by Pyun Hye-Young starting on 1/25
January artwork by P. L. McMillan

Recent Reviews

Zombie by Joyce Carol Oates

by @Asenath Monsters in horror should disturb us. And what monster is more disturbing than . . . a human? Yes, the serial killer. No fangs, no fur, no claws, just an incredibly charismatic and charming exterior hiding the desire to destroy, hurt, and humiliate. And we can’t get enough of them; there are thousands… Continue reading Zombie by Joyce Carol Oates


by Lindsey Ragsdale (@Leviathan15) The house is always innocuous at first appearance. It sits on a lonely piece of land, it’s usually quite large, and always a few generations old. The group that moves in, temporarily or permanently, is typically a family, although sometimes it’s a loose bunch of acquaintances. No one stays in a… Continue reading BURNT OFFERINGS BY ROBERT MARASCO

A Choir of Ill Children by Tom Piccirilli

by Lindsey Ragsdale (@Leviathan15) Horror novels set in small, isolated towns are a dime a dozen. The idea of characters harboring their own dark secrets, while simultaneously wanting to know every bit of their neighbor’s business, is a familiar and successful trope in fiction. Perhaps this is because many readers are all-too-familiar with this setting,… Continue reading A Choir of Ill Children by Tom Piccirilli

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