A confession: I love lists. When I was an adolescent, one of the few books I would actually read (and read and read and read) was THE BOOK OF LISTS. I eventually branched out to THE BOOK OF LISTS TWO, which only fed the list-crazy beast inside of me. I never checked out THE BOOK […]Read more "Brian Keene Names DUST DEVILS the Fifth-Best Book of 2014"
Okay, confession time. I’ve been putting off writing this post because these are the two guys whose work I knew the best going into the Scares That Care Weekend in Williamsburg, Virginia, and it’s really difficult for me to set aside Fan Jonathan from Professional Writer Jonathan. Then again, maybe I don’t have to. Yeah, […]Read more "Scares That Care, Part Four: Jack Ketchum and Brian Keene"
*Before we get to the main blog post, I feel compelled to mention my new release CASTLE OF SORROWS, which came out earlier this week. More on that soon, but if you haven’t read my smash-hit debut novel THE SORROWS yet, you can buy it here. Then go read the sequel. I think you’ll find […]Read more "Scares That Care, Part Two: Kelli Owen, Wrath James White, and Mary SanGiovanni"
Okay, deep breath… Jack Ketchum Just…take it easy… Brian Keene …and try not to— Bryan Smith —hyperventilate…and… TomMonteleoneChrisSarandonTonyToddOhMyGoshOhMyGoshOHMYGOSHHHWOULD YOU BE COOL FOR ONCE?!?!?!?!?! *shuddering exhalation* Sorry about that. It’s only been happening once or twice an hour, which is an 86% reduction from yesterday’s debilitating wave of fanboy attacks. By the time the convention rolls […]Read more "SCARES THAT CARE Is One Week Away"
Hey, Friends. In an ecstasy of playing with my kids and editing here, so I’ll make it short: Two new reviews. Bookgasm reviewed Savage Species (the entire novel). Wag the Fox reviewed Night Terrors (the free first section of Savage Species. Here a couple excerpts: “This is for the fans. And, for us fans, it’s […]Read more "Bookgasm and Wag the Fox Take on SAVAGE SPECIES"
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As long time readers of my blog and chain know, October – renamed Horrortober by yours truly – is my favorite month of the year. Over the past 11 months, I’ve been stockpiling horror books, movies, mags and places to go, so every day of Terrortober is nothing but horror,…
Hey, Friends! If you’re within a hundred miles of Indianapolis this Friday or Saturday, might I suggest dropping by the amazing HorrorHound Weekend convention? Not only could you meet Freddy Krueger, but you could meet the following actor: Or this actress… Or this The Walking Dead cast member… Or this luminous Twin Peaks star… And […]Read more "HorrorHound Weekend: Signing This Weekend"
His name is Frank Red Elk, and he’s one of the main characters in my soon-to-be-released (September 3rd!) novel SAVAGE SPECIES. He must’ve escaped my book this morning and scribbled this blog post before I could round him up again. And somehow it ended up on the Samhain Horror blog. Read at your own risk: […]Read more "Uh-oh. Frank Red Elk just hijacked the Samhain Horror blog…"
Hey, Friends! I always love this part of the process—okay, who am I kidding? I love all of it! I’m just thankful to be given the chance to write books and have people read them. Did that sound insincere? Or just nauseating? Regardless, it’s the truth. But I do love the cover art aspect of […]Read more "CASTLE OF SORROWS Cover Revealed!"
Yep, my friends, it’s almost here. I’m going to stop talking about it in installments and instead start focusing on the whole dang thing. SAVAGE SPECIES, the entire novel, will be available on September 3rd. In only one week, you’ll be able to grab it in trade paperback or in complete ebook form. Here are […]Read more "And We’re One Week Away from SAVAGE SPECIES, the Complete Novel…"