The Secret is out at last and I can stop being mysterious

At last! I can talk about this!!

Legendary editor Stephen Jones has announced his new project, an anthology of original, commissioned horror stories. A Book of Horrors has the cover below (quiver), and my story ‘The Coffin-maker’s Daughter’ in it!

And this ToC:

INTRODUCTION: WHATEVER HAPPENED TO HORROR? Stephen Jones
THE LITTLE GREEN GOD OF AGONY Stephen King
CHARCLOTH, FIRESTEEL AND FLINT CaitlΓ­n R. Kiernan
GHOSTS WITH TEETH Peter Crowther
THE COFFIN-MAKER’S DAUGHTER Angela Slatter
ROOTS AND ALL Brian Hodge
TELL ME I’LL SEE YOU AGAIN Dennis Etchison
THE MUSIC OF BENGT KARLSSON, MURDERER John Ajvide Lindqvist
GETTING IT WRONG Ramsey Campbell
ALICE THROUGH THE PLASTIC SHEET Robert Shearman
THE MAN IN THE DITCH Lisa Tuttle
A CHILD’S PROBLEM Reggie Oliver
SAD, DARK THING Michael Marshall Smith
NEAR ZENNOR Elizabeth Hand
LAST WORDS Richard Christian Matheson

King! Kiernan! Shearman! Lindqvist! Hand! Campbell!

*double quiver*

*Snoopy dance*

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22 Responses to The Secret is out at last and I can stop being mysterious

  1. Fantastic news, Angela!! Congratulations!! =)

  2. Angela says:

    Many zanks! Also, Cate’s drive-by posted today.

  3. Alan says:

    Holy crap! That’s tremendous – congratulations. It’s company you deserve to be in.

  4. ZOMG!!

    I think that’s the first time I’ve ever used that. But you so deserve it!

  5. Angela says:

    Oh my! I am humbled to have caused such an outburst. And zanks :-). xx

  6. Angela says:

    Many zanks, Al :-D. Pretty damned happy.

  7. Pen says:

    You are so ace.

  8. Angela says:

    Zanks :-). I am lucky.

  9. Great news indeed! Congrats, Angela!

  10. Angela says:

    Many thanks, Marshall – v excited about this one πŸ™‚

  11. Jason says:

    That’s one hell of a TOC: well done you there!!

  12. Angela says:

    Zanks, sir! πŸ™‚

  13. glenda larke (@glendalarke), says:

    How utterly, utterly fabulous.

  14. Angela says:

    Many thanks, ma’am πŸ™‚

  15. Alan says:

    Also, that cover! Freaking awesome!

  16. Suzanne Willis says:

    This is fabulously wonderful news – awesome stuff, sweetie! πŸ™‚

  17. Angela says:

    Mwah!! πŸ™‚

  18. Pen says:

    You may well be lucky, but that’s not why you are a much-collected author. That’s cos you are ace!

  19. Angela says:

    Bless ya, Lady Pen. xx

  20. Jess says:

    Congratulations, that’s awesome!

  21. Angela says:

    πŸ™‚ Am still snoopy dancing.