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Ellen Datlow’s Honourable Mentions

the-best-horror-of-the-year-volume-eight-ellen-datlowYes, it’s that time of year again when I struggle with whether I spell “honourable” in the fashion of my ancestors or like an American. Yet again, my ancestors have won.

But I’m delighted and honoured to have made Ellen Datlow’s HM
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The 2nd Spectral Book of Horror Stories: Simon Kurt Unsworth


Simon Kurt Unsworth is the author of the recent release The Devil’s Detective as well as the short story collections Quiet Houses and Lost Places. He’s been shortlisted for the World Fantasy Award and longlisted for the Edge Hill Short Story Collection
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Simon Kurt Unsworth: The Devil’s Detective

sku1UK writer Simon Kurt Unsworth has been writing some fairly stunning and disturbing short fiction for quite some time – if you’re a fan of his, then hold onto your hat because his first novel has just been released into the wild.
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And so, WFC

IMG_1774I figure I’d better write this now while I still have some memory of the events of the trip! First and foremost, I was a plague rat for most of my time in the UK, and the consensus from friends is
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Early review of Weirder Shadows Over Innsmouth

IMG_1764A rather cracking review of Weirder Shadows Over Innsmouth, the third and final volume in the anthology series by Mr Jones. Thanks to John Llewellyn Probert and This Is Horror!

For the uninitiated, Fedogan & Bremer is a small press outfit that
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Rough Music

As I work my way through the TBR pile, I’m finally getting to the rest of the Spectral Press chapbooks. The reading for the other night was Simon Kurt Unsworth’s wonderfully strange Rough Music.

There’s a great cadence to
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