Author Archives: Angela

Headless Horseman Halloween Annual 2023

The inaugural Dark Horse Comics Headless Horseman Halloween Annual is creepy closer! Look at those creators!! And Lukas Ketner’s Dark Equestrian! Five terrifying stories in 56 full colour pages …


Angela Slatter, David Dastmalchian
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The Wrong Girl & Others Warnings

For a book that’s not actually out yet, The Wrong Girl & Other Warnings is getting read a lot! Brain Jar Press get their pre-orders out ahead of time – and because they print in-the-country-of-your-ordering, it’s not
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In my hot little hands

My Shirley Jackson Award for Best Novella arrived!

What a pretty thing it is – both a functioning sundial and compass.

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The secret is out: Celsius 232

I’m so very delighted to announce that I’ll be a guest at Celsius 232 next year in Avilés, Spain!

Can’t wait for my first trip ever to Spain and to discuss books with readers!

The Flensing Factory Re-opens

So, the Flensing Factory is open once more, with different offerings. 

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Miss Lulu

I’m reposting this here as I know not everyone’s across all the social media forms, but I also know a lot of folk have followed the adventures of the house doggoes. And I’m writing this now
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Cover Reveal: The Briar Book of the Dead

I’m so happy! You might be able to hear the delighted squeeeeeing. That’s me looking at the cover for The Briar Book of the Dead, which is coming out in Feb of 2024 from Titan Books. Did I mention it’s available for pre-order?

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The Bone Lantern won a Shirley Jackson Award!!!

Photo by JS Breukelaar

Well, does what it says on the tin, I guess.

I woke up this morning to a variety of texts and social media taggings to say that my weird little novella, The
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In-Conversation: Castle Full of Blackbirds

We are go for the Castle Full of Blackbirds in-conversation at Brisbane Square Library!

This is my Hellboy Universe collaboration with @artofmm with art by @valeria_burzo, published by @darkhorsecomics.

Tuesday 25 July 2023 6pm for a 6.30 start
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Shirley Jackson Awards

It’s that time of year and I’m so excited to see that The Bone Lantern has been nominated for a Shirley Jackson Award in the novella category! It’s a squeeeee moment because when I first read The Haunting of Hill
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