Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb, #1)

23 October 2019 | By Tamsyn Muir | Filed in: horror.

Gideon the Ninth is the most fun you ll ever have with a skeleton The Emperor needs necromancers The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no time for undead bullshit Tamsyn Muir s Gideon the Ninth unveils a solar system of swordplay, cut throat

The Bone Houses

23 October 2019 | By Emily Lloyd-Jones | Filed in: horror.

Seventeen year old Aderyn Ryn only cares about two things her family, and her family s graveyard And right now, both are in dire straits Since the death of their parents, Ryn and her siblings have been scraping together a meager existence as gravediggers in the remote village of Colbren, whic

Violet

23 October 2019 | By Scott Thomas | Filed in: horror.

In the lineage of Peter Straub s Julia, Scott Thomas Violet is the disturbing tale of a woman haunted by her long abandoned imaginary friend For many children, the summer of 1988 was filled with sunshine and laughter But for ten year old Kris Barlow, it was her chance to say goodbye to her dying

The Tenth Girl

23 October 2019 | By Sara Faring | Filed in: horror.

Simmering in Patagonian myth, The Tenth Girl is a gothic psychological thriller with a haunting twist At the very southern tip of South America looms an isolated finishing school Legend has it that the land will curse those who settle there But for Mavi a bold Buenos Aires native fleeing the mili

Rules for Vanishing

23 October 2019 | By Kate Alice Marshall | Filed in: horror.

In the faux documentary style of The Blair Witch Project comes the campfire story of a missing girl, a vengeful ghost, and the girl who is determined to find her sister at all costs Once a year, the path appears in the forest and Lucy Gallows beckons Who is brave enough to find her and who won t

Cold Storage

23 October 2019 | By David Koepp | Filed in: horror.

For readers of Andy Weir and Noah Hawley comes an astonishing debut by the screenwriter of Jurassic Park a wild and terrifying adventure about three strangers who must work together to contain a highly contagious, deadly organism When Pentagon bioterror operative Roberto Diaz was sent to investigat

His Hideous Heart

23 October 2019 | By Dahlia Adler | Filed in: horror.

Thirteen of YA s most celebrated names reimagine Edgar Allan Poe s most surprising, unsettling, and popular tales for a new generation.Edgar Allan Poe may be a hundred and fifty years beyond this world, but the themes of his beloved works have much in common with modern young adult fiction Whether

The Monster of Elendhaven

23 October 2019 | By Jennifer Giesbrecht | Filed in: horror.

The city of Elendhaven sulks on the edge of the ocean Wracked by plague, abandoned by the South, stripped of industry and left to die But not everything dies so easily A thing without a name stalks the city, a thing shaped like a man, with a dark heart and long pale fingers yearning to wrap aroun

Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction

23 October 2019 | By Lisa Kröger | Filed in: horror.

Meet the women writers who defied convention to craft some of literature s strangest tales, from Frankenstein to The Haunting of Hill House and beyond Frankenstein was just the beginning horror stories and other weird fiction wouldn t exist without the women who created it From Gothic ghost stori

The Deathless Girls

23 October 2019 | By Kiran Millwood Hargrave | Filed in: horror.

Gothic, intoxicating, feminist, darkly provoking and deeply romantic this is the breathtakingly imagined untold story of the brides of Dracula, by bestselling author Kiran Millwood Hargrave in her much anticipated YA debut They say the thirst of blood is like a madness they must sate it Even w

A Cosmology of Monsters

23 October 2019 | By Shaun Hamill | Filed in: horror.

Noah Turner sees monsters His father saw them and built a shrine to them with The Wandering Dark, an immersive horror experience that the whole family operates His practical mother has caught glimpses of terrors but refuses to believe too focused on keeping the family from falling apart And his e

No One's Home

23 October 2019 | By D.M. Pulley | Filed in: horror.

For fans of The Haunting of Hill House comes a dark tale of a mansion haunted by a legacy of tragedy and a family trapped by lies Margot and Myron Spielman move to a new town, looking for a fresh start and an escape from the long shadow of their past But soon after they buy Rawlingswood, a foreclo