…Dan Simmons’s SUMMER OF NIGHT. Seeing as that novel is a classic of the genre, I couldn’t be happier with the comparison. Here’s the full quote from Jon Recluse’s awesome review: “This one reminded me of Dan Simmons’ SUMMER OF NIGHT……but stripped down, built for speed….without giving up any of the horsepower. This one burns […]Read more "Reclusive Reads Compares CHILDREN OF THE DARK to…"
Yo, friends. If you’ve recovered from my wife’s blog post about Indian food and her battle against urine-colored grout, maybe you’ll be interested in this marvelous new review from Horror After Dark for my March 15th novel CHILDREN OF THE DARK (courtesy of Sinister Grin Press). Here’s one of my favorite bits: “Mr. Janz has the […]Read more "Horror After Dark Raves CHILDREN OF THE DARK"
Thank you to the 14 of you who read my last hijacked blog post. I was so surprised when I saw those stats spike on JJ’s page. #Humbled. (Seriously though, it almost received as many hits as the Sugar Free Gummy Bears on Amazon.) Have you tried the maxi pad trick yet? If you haven’t […]Read more "Wife Blog Hijack 2: Chicken Curry, Boy Pee, and Not Killing Your Spouse"
Hey, friends. This is a big and busy writing weekend for me, so let’s get right to it. Here’s the cover of my upcoming novel CHILDREN OF THE DARK, courtesy of Sinister Grin Press and the incredible cover artist Matthew Revert: And just for giggles, here’s the full paperback wrap, courtesy of Matthew Revert (of course) […]Read more "CHILDREN OF THE DARK Cover Reveal"
And the winner of the WOLF LAND audiobook giveaway is…Carlos Perez! Congratulations! Carlos, I’ll try to get ahold of you on FB, but feel free to email me at email@example.com. Thank you all for participating. And if you didn’t win, you can still pick up a copy right here. More news and giveaways coming soon, friends. […]Read more "WOLF LAND Audiobook Giveaway Winner!"
Hey, friends! Let’s make this as painless as possible. I want you ALL to give the WOLF LAND an audiobook a shot, so if you don’t win, I hope you still consider checking it out right here. It is narrated by the awesome David Stifel, and if you check it out, I don’t think you’ll […]Read more "Giveaway! Free WOLF LAND Audiobook!"
Inspired by my friend and one of my favorite writers Brian Keene, I thought I should also write a post about who I am and where to start with my work if you’re not familiar with it. Jonathan Janz is the pen name for a husband/father, teacher, and author (in that order) who lives […]Read more "My Name Is Jonathan Janz, and I’m a Horror Writer"