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Books Received - An Update

12th May, 2016

Author: Peter Tennant

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Listed below are the books received for review since the last update, which was back on 10 March 2016.

There are twenty one new titles and five of them have been written or edited by women, taking our totals for the year so far to forty six books received, twelve and a half of them with a female by-line (27%).

Taking into account #52, the corresponding figures for the magazine are thirty four titles reviewed so far this year, of which nine have been written or edited by women (26%).

Standard Disclaimer: As ever, people are welcome to query me regarding the possibility of a review by writing to with the usual caveat that an expression of interest does not guarantee if or when a review will be done.

October 2016

  • Richard Chizmar - A Long December - Subterranean Press hc (PDF)

August 2016

  • Paul Crilley - Poison City - Hodder & Stoughton hc (ARC)

July 2016

  • Edited by Tehani Wessely - In Your Face - FableCroft Publishing pb (PDF)
  • Ezekiel Boone - The Hatching - Gollancz hc (ARC)
  • Michael Cisco - The Wretch of the Sun - Hippocampus Press pb (PDF)
  • D. P. Watt - Almost Insentient, Almost Divine - Undertow Publications pb (PDF)

June 2016

  • Edited by Dan Rabarts & Lee Murray - At the Edge - Paper Road Press pb (PDF)
  • Paul Kearney - The Wolf in the Attic - Solaris pb
  • Wyl Menmuir - The Many - Salt pb
  • V. H. Leslie - Bodies of Water - Salt pb
  • Edited by Anthony Rivera & Sharon Lawson - Peel Back the Skin - Grey Matter Press pb (mobi)

May 2016

  • Richard Thomas - Tribulations - Cemetery Dance eBook (mobi)
  • Daniel Braum - Night Marchers - Cemetery Dance eBook (mobi)
  • Joyce Carol Oates - The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Terror - Head of Zeus hc
  • Grady Hendrix - My Best Friend's Exorcism - Quirk Books hb
  • Tarn Richardson - The Fallen - Duckworth Overlook pb

April 2016

  • Eric Stener Carlson - Muladona - Tartarus Press hc
  • Nicole Cushing - The Sadist's Bible - 01Publishing eBook (mobi)
  • Graham Masterton - Scarlet Widow - Head of Zeus hc

March 2016

  • Ramsey Campbell - The Booking - Dark Regions Press pb (mobi)

February 2016

  • Darren Speegle - A Haunting in Germany - PS Publishing hc (PDF)



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