Your first book is Free with trial! Her vampire novel, Certain Dark Things, hit me in just the right way back in 2016. Star Wars The High Republic: Light of the Jedi Review, Introducing A Brand New FREE Quarterly Magazine From Den of Geek, How EVE Online Is Changing Players' Lives for the Better. Ronan Szepessy promised himself he’d never return to Hudson. With echoes of Chuck Palahniuk, David Wong and M.R. In the seventeen years since the ‘creatures’ appeared, many people have broken that rule. A spirit which wears the faces of the ones they love, tearing a path into their homes, their families and their most sacred moments of faith. A haunting, hair-raising, and ultimately heartwarming story set in the 1990s, the novel follows a women’s true-crime book club that takes it upon themselves to protect their community when they detect a monster in their midst. When the bodies of two girls are found torn apart in her hometown, Lauren is surprised, but she also expects that the police won’t find the killer. It spreads quickly. A naturalist is bringing a new species of bat back to London; two English gentlemen, on their separate tours of the continent, find a strange quixotic love for each other, and stumble into a calamity far worse than either has imagined; and the vestiges of something forgotten long ago is finally beginning to stir…, Type: NovelPublisher: Del ReyRelease Date: 08/04/2020. "The Bank" by Bentley Little (April 28) Bentley Little’s fiction is weird as shit. Wealth comes with a price, and that price is usually horrific misery. We have a WWII setting, we have witches, we have a secluded castle, we have “dangerous diabolic practices”! Not to mention four new issues of our quarterly horror magazine, Dark Moon Digest. Also consider it’s already received blurbs from people like Clive Barker, Stephen Graham Jones, and Paul Tremblay? These are the upcoming 2021 speculative fiction book releases I'm most hoping to read in the coming year. Check out 2020 Horror movies and get ratings, reviews, trailers and clips for new and popular movies. Publisher’s summary: The award-winning author of The Miseducation of Cameron Post makes her adult debut with this highly imaginative and original horror-comedy centered around a cursed New England boarding school for girls—a wickedly whimsical celebration of the art of storytelling, sapphic love, and the rebellious female spirit. Stephen Graham Jones is no stranger to LitReactor. She’s in a room but it’s shaking and jumping like it’s alive. The Dangers of Smoking in Bed: Stories | Mariana Enriquez | Jan. 12. Cast: Haley Bennett, Austin Stowell, David Rasche. Basically, social media became absolutely nuts for a couple days because of this movie. But as she draws closer to answers, she realizes that the foundation of her seemingly normal town might be rotten at the centre. Den of Geek says: If it’s good enough for Paul Tremblay, it’s good enough for us! Attracted by the challenges and dangers posed by the primal lands, extreme competitors seek to cross them with a minimum of equipment, depending only on their raw skills and courage. There’s an upheaval in the organization and she needs to send someone she can trust to Jericho Falls. All of his books are extremely fun and extremely weird and I love them to death. He believes the first rule of survival is that you don’t venture too far beyond the walls. And she soon finds herself ensnared in the same mysteries that claimed her aunt. Den of Geek says: A folk horror spanning a century, Brogden’s tale of a strange community who worship an ancient god takes us right up to the present day and to the parochial backdrop of a small set of allotments where residents bicker and secrets are kept, not realising that the new tenants are hiding something much bigger than any of them could imagine. If it seemed like everyone you knew was reading Mexican Gothic this year, that’s because they were. But all hell really breaks loose when his latest would-be victim, Nicnevin ‘Nissy’ Oswald, turns out to be more than she seems. Den of Geek says: The second book by Stephen Graham Jones this year after The Only Good Indians, this zippy horror sees a bunch of teens pull a prank in a movie theater involving a dressed up mannequin which turns tragic. And that if nobody else stands for the missing, she will. For one thing, I have a new novel coming out next year through Cemetery Dance, a violent mashup of Stranger Things and The Texas Chain Saw Massacre titled Touch the Night, which you can pre-order here. Type: NovelPublisher: Titan BooksRelease Date: 04/07/2020. Or Dazed and Confused meets Shivers. our Top New YA Books of February 2020 list. A proper page turner from an exciting new voice, illustrated by industry heavyweights. Hot New Releases in Ghosts Horror Fiction #1. Den of Geek says: This is the sequel to Bird Box, the brilliant horror-thriller which spawned a not-that-great Netflix movie that was nonetheless extraordinarily successful. The three former misfits mourn what their town has become–overrun by gentrifiers and corporate interests. Get ready for it. But he leaves a list of names – of survivors building a future beyond the darkness – and on that list are two names Malorie knows. (We love this one so much, it’s also on our Top New YA Books of February 2020 list.). Rosie Fletcher is the UK Editor of Den Of Geek. We think we know how this story ends. Honestly not sure how I’m going to wait until July for this one. Even her best friend, Miranda, has become more interested in boys than in spending time at the old ghost tree, the way they used to when they were kids. ... escape into mystery thriller horror fiction. Type: NovelPublisher: GollanczRelease Date: 11/26/2020. Type: Graphic NovelPublisher:  Humanoids Inc.Release date: 08/20/2020. . Social commentary, a supernatural revenge plot and an intimate character study mix in this literary horror with something to say which brings genuine chills. Sam J. Miller grew up in Hudson, where the story is set so this is likely to be a personal piece – he’s won several awards for his writing so we’d expect good things. Publisher’s summary: Adam Nevill’s The Ritual meets Liane Moriarty’s Big Little Lies in this atmospheric gothic literary horror. While his last book featured vampires thrown into a western environment, his sophomoric effort sounds like a completely different kind of bag of awesomeness. The Hunt —which is a satirical political thriller about elitists who hunt humans for sport—was supposed to be released in September 2019. The release … Type: NovelPublisher: Titan Books/Ace BerkeleyRelease date: 09/08/2020, Den of Geek says: A very dark coming of age tale from Christina Henry whose novels Alice and Lost Boys were reimagining of classic tales. If you aren’t reading Koja’s work, you’re messing up big time. Despite the ever present rumble of cement mixers and diggers, Cold Hill Park appears to be the ideal place to live. All Dennie wants now is to be left to work her allotment in peace. If you haven’t discovered this rising star of the genre it’s time to step on board and have your mind melted. Bentley Little’s fiction is weird as shit. I’m totally on board with this direction and can’t wait to check out Campbell’s novel. There are so many I still haven’t had the chance to read, but I look forward to one day getting through them all. Great selection of books! Read The Boatman’s Daughter by Andy Davidson on Amazon. Despite the slightly generic sounding plot, Johnson is known for his ‘bizarro’ work so we’d expect this to have hidden flair. Max Booth III is the Editor-in-Chief of Perpetual Motion Machine, the Managing Editor of Dark Moon Digest, and the co-host of Castle Rock Radio, a Stephen King-themed podcast. After all, her family is healthy and that’s all that matters. The sleepy upstate town was no place for a restless gay photographer. Next stop: unknown. Type: NovelPublisher: Titan BooksRelease Date: 11/17/2020. Kate’s is a tale of unexpected strength and resilience, of humanity’s defiance in the face of a terrible predator’s gaze, and inevitably, of savagery and death. In Darkness, Shadows Breathe | Catherine Cavendish | Jan. 19. Absolutely not. Audible Audiobook. Layla Colleen Hoover. Because if what Kate Holland saw in those days is real, then we must accept the impossible. His last collection, Entropy in Bloom, ruled, and I’ve been hungry for his next release ever since. The shooting, justified by self-defence, shakes Odessa to her core and she is placed on desk leave pending a full investigation. .Beyond the walls of the small village of Mythen Rood lies an unrecognisable landscape. Publisher summary: A horrific crime that defies explanation, a rookie FBI agent in uncharted, otherworldly territory, and an extraordinary hero for the ages. We Hear Voices is a gripping near-future horror novel that tests the fragility of family and the terrifying gray area between fear and love. Hudson has a rich, proud history and, it turns out, the real-state developers aren’t the only forces threatening its well-being: the spirits undergirding this once-thriving industrial town are enraged. Plus, through my own small press, Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, we’ll be releasing several kickass titles I couldn’t exactly include in the above listicle due to an obvious bias, but you can look forward to the debut book by Michael David Wilson (The Girl in the Video), the second volume of George Daniel Lea’s Born in Blood (read volume one here), Michael Allen Rose’s Jurassichrist, and Jessica Leonard’s debut novel, Antioch. Jenn is determined to find her mother, but neither she nor the rest of their tight-knit team are prepared for what confronts them. Nothing else has been publicly revealed about the book, but needless to say, we’re all very intrigued…. Take Word Horde, for example; a very fine horror press planning to release a science-fiction-horror novel by Scott Jones titled Stonefish and a new viking collection from Christine Morgan titled The Wolf’s Feast. This is Cesare’s first foray into YA, though he has a rich background in genre. I pre-ordered this the second it became available. New Releases in Horror Short Stories #1 The Spread: Book 1 (The Hill) Upstate New York, 2017. On a US aircraft carrier, living sailors hide from dead ones while a fanatic preaches the gospel of a new religion of death. Den of Geek says: If anyone’s going to make a book about Bigfoots (Bigfeet?) Publisher’s summary: Award-winning author Stephen Graham Jones returns with Night of the Mannequins, a contemporary horror story where a teen prank goes very wrong and all hell breaks loose: is there a supernatural cause, a psychopath on the loose, or both? A place where overgrown forests are filled with choker trees and deadly seeds that will kill you where you stand. Type: NovelPublisher: Gallery / Saga Press Release date: 09/29/2020. Jonathan Sims’ debut is a darkly twisted, genre-bending journey through one of the most innovative haunted houses you’ll ever dare to enter. In these novels, housewives battle vampires, a troop of Sasquatch lays siege to a housing development and friends are haunted by … Publisher’s summary: From Nebula Award winner Sam J. Miller comes a frightening and uncanny ghost story about a rapidly changing city in upstate New York and the mysterious forces that threaten it. Type: NovellaPublisher: Tor.comRelease date: 10/13/2020. The Ghost Tree is a standalone story which sees a teenage girl become her own hero in the face of terrible circumstances. I will continue to update this page with new horror, fantasy, science fiction, and thrillers as the year goes on. Should appeal to fans of Bird Box and Annihilation. Many have lost their minds, their lives, their loved ones. Everybody ate that one up, and for good reason: it ruled. Here are some of the horror books we’re most excited about and/or are currently consuming…, Type: NovelPublisher: Ecco Press Release date: December 1. Another short-story collection, Aletheia author J.S. Den of Geek says: This is the first book in a new trilogy by M.R. Publisher’s summary: Steel Magnolias meets Dracula. Nico Bell | Jan. 11. Nobody will ever know who killed her. No one there takes her seriously, even if she’s the one whose books are keeping the company afloat. Katherine Deveraux never expected to be allied with Jane McKeene. . Stories to shock and stories of warning, stories of monsters and stories of magic. Deftly pitting Dracula against a seemingly prim and proper group of moms, Hendrix delivers his most complex, chilling, and exhilarating novel yet. Putnam’s Sons Release date: 03/10/2020. That’s exactly what I’ll be doing in this article, as well. Keep track of all the new SFF releases here.You can also find a list of other horror … Maeve Sinclair watches in horror as people she loves begin to die and she knows she must take action. Rookie FBI agent Odessa Hardwicke’s life is derailed when she’s forced to turn her gun on her partner, who turns suddenly, inexplicably violent while apprehending a rampaging murderer. Related: Every Delayed 2020 Movie Without A New Release Date With so many movies pushed back due to coronavirus, the entire horror movie release timeline has had to shift. The sequel finds Malorie and the two children years later – the kids are now teens who’ve never known a world other than the one behind the blindfold while Malorie still remembers the world before it went mad. Now, ten years after a fateful elk hunt, which remains a closely guarded secret between them, these men and their children must face a ferocious spirit that is coming for them, one at a time. Everywhere, people are targeted by both the living and the dead. Den of Geek says: This debut from Jonathan Sims is an excellent portmanteau novel – a selection of very creepy horror stories told by the residents of a property development that houses both the very richest and some of the poorest of London. It follows on directly from the original novel and imagines the Harkers’ lives some years after their ordeal at the hands of the Count. © 2016 LitReactor, LLC | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service. 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