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New Horror Fiction BLACK STATIC 82/83 OUT NOW

Books Received - An Update

9th Sep, 2016

Author: Peter Tennant

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Listed below are the books received for review since the last update, which was back on 6 July 2016.

There are thirty five new titles and five of them have been written or edited by women, taking our totals for the year so far to one hundred and three books received, twenty four of them with a female by-line (23%).

Taking into account #54, the corresponding figures for the magazine are fifty three titles reviewed so far this year, of which fifteen and a half have been written or edited by women (29%).

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.

November 2016

  • Tim Waggoner - Eat the Night - DarkFuse eBook

October 2016

  • Edited by Ellen Datlow - Nightmares: A New Decade of Modern Horror - Tachyon Publications pb (ARC - mobi)
  • Pedro Cabiya - Wicked Weeds: A Zombie Novel - Mandel Vilar Press pb (PDF)
  • Edited by Michael Kelly & Simon Strantzas - Year's Best Weird Fiction Volume 3 - Undertow Publications pb (PDF)

September 2016

  • Gary Fry - The Doom That Came to Whitby Town - Gray Friar Press novella (Word.doc)
  • Andrew Hook - The Greens - Snowbooks novella (PDF)
  • Miyuki Miyabe - The Gate of Sorrows - Haikasoru hc (ARC)
  • Paul Tremblay - A Head Full of Ghosts - Titan Books pb (mobi)

August 2016

  • Edited by John F. D. Taff & Anthony Rivera - I Can Taste the Blood - Grey Matter Press pb (mobi)
  • John Shirley - Lovecraft Alive! - Hippocampus Press pb (PDF)
  • Lynda E. Rucker - You'll Know When You Get There - Swan River Press hc
  • Joe R. Lansdale & John L. Lansdale - Hell's Bounty - Short Scary Tales Publications hc (ARC)
  • B. E. Scully - Devils in Dark Houses - DarkFuse eBook
  • Edited by Brian J. Showers - Uncertainties Volume 1 - Swan River Press hc
  • Edited by Brian J. Showers - Uncertainties Volume 1 - Swan River Press hc
  • Micky Neilson - The Turning - Create Space Independent Publishing pb (PDF)
  • Charles Wilkinson - A Twist in the Eye - Egaeus Press hc

July 2016

  • Jason A. Wyckoff - The Hidden Back Room - Tartarus Press hc
  • Gary McMahon - The Grieving Stones - Horrific Tales Publishing hc
  • Fritz Leiber - The Pale Brown Thing - Swan River Press hc
  • Greg Chapman - Hollow House - Omnium Gatherum pb (mobi)
  • Edited by Stephen Jones - Best New Horror #26 - PS Publishing pb (PDF)
  • Daniel Mills - The Account of David Stonehouse, Exile - Dim Shores chapbook (PDF)
  • Edited by Stephen Jones - In the Shadow of Frankenstein - Pegasus Books hc (PDF)
  • Edited by Alessandro Manzetti - The Beauty of Death - Independent Legions Publishing eBook (PDF/mobi)

June 2016

  • Cliff Burns - Righteous Blood - Black Dog Press pb

May 2016

  • Edited by Jonathan Maberry - Out of Tune Book 2 - Journalstone pb (PDF/mobi)
  • Edited by Stephen Jones - A Little Ochre Book of Occult Stories: Karl Edward Wagner - Borderlands Press hc (PDF)
  • Edited by Danel Olson - Guillermo del Toro's The Devil's Backbone and Pan's Labyrinth: Studies in the Horror Film - Centipede Press pb (PDF)

April 2016

  • Craig Dilouie & Jonathan Moon - Children of God - Self-published (mobi)
  • S. P. Miskowski - Stag in Flight - Dim Shores chapbook (PDF)
  • Michael Cisco - The Knife Dance - Dim Shores chapbook (PDF)

February 2016

  • Edited by Stephen Jones & David A. Sutton - Darker Terrors - Spectral Press eBook (PDF)
  • Edited by Joseph S. Pulver, Sr - Cassilda's Song - Chaosium pb

January 2016

  • John McNee - Prince of Nightmares - Blood Bound Books pb



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