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The Case of H.P. Lovecraft: Paul La Farge on “The Night Ocean”

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The Case of H.P. Lovecraft: Paul La Farge on “The Night Ocean”

A Conversation with Bill Tipper ×

In his eerie new novel, Paul La Farge spins an episode from the life of the creator of the Cthulhu mythos into a hypnotic tale of literary possession. A conversation with Bill Tipper.
Monster Rally: Watching the Classics of Halloween Cinema

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Monster Rally: Watching the Classics of Halloween Cinema

Essay by Colin Fleming ×

New box sets for home viewers offer a chance to experience the screams -- and sometimes the groans -- of classic horror....
Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life

BIOGRAPHY

Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life

Reviewed by Megan Abbott ×

In Ruth Franklin's life of the author of "The Lottery" and "We Have Always Lived in the Castle," the power of loneliness is the engine of a titanic imagination. Review by Megan Abbott.
Malign Universe: 13 Works of Cosmic Horror

THE SPECULATOR

Malign Universe: 13 Works of Cosmic Horror

By Paul Di Filippo ×

On beyond Lovecraft, these visionaries spanned time and space in the quest for a primal fear. By Paul Di Filippo.
Houses of Shadow: From Poe to Mitchell

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Houses of Shadow: From Poe to Mitchell

By Anna Mundow ×

David Mitchell's "Slade House" hangs new curtains on the ancient edifice of the haunted house story, and a new collection celebrates its former caretakers.
Beneath and Beyond: Cosmic Horror Returns

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Beneath and Beyond: Cosmic Horror Returns

By Paul Di Filippo ×

The most delicious chills come from the most inexplicable fears. Paul Di Filippo on two new books that revisit horror at its most mysterious and powerful.
Shirley Jackson: Thriving on Chaos

READING IN COMMON

Shirley Jackson: Thriving on Chaos

By Heller McAlpin ×

Ranging from uncanny chills to wry humor, the author's body of work remains as fascinating as it is unclassifiable. Essay by Heller McAlpin.
Last Stories and Other Stories

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Last Stories and Other Stories

Reviewed by Paul Di Filippo ×

A haunting collection of transcontinental horrors, from the National Book Award-winning author of Europe Central.

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By Blood We Live

Long List

By Blood We Live

by James Mustich ×

Fans of Glen Duncan's previous two books in this engagingly violence-and-sex-packed series—The Last Werewolf; Talulla Rising—are in for a rousing conclusion to the...

Red Moon

Reviews & Essays

Red Moon

Reviewed by Bill Tipper ×

A modern werewolf novel attempts to give 21st-century terror an additional bite.

The Ridge

Long List

The Ridge

by James Mustich ×

In this new thriller from the author of The Cypress House, a subtle supernaturalism pervades events in a remote region of Kentucky, where one man's architectural folly collides with a...

A Dark Matter

Reviews & Essays

A Dark Matter

Reviewed by Jeff VanderMeer ×

Peter Straub's new novel turns on a moment of 1960s mystical experimentation gone wrong.