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Here you will find coverage of the horror genre.

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  • Tom Doherty Announces Nightfire Horror Imprint (2019-04-29): Tom Doherty has announced a new horror imprint called Nightfire. The first publication is planned for early 2021.

  • James Franco to Narrate Stephen King's The Dead Zone Audiobook (2017-04-22): James Franco narrates Stephen King's The Dead Zone which is being released as an audiobook for the first time.

  • R.L. Stine Recommends Some Scary Summer Reading for Kids (2015-06-18): Goosebumps author R.L. Stine tells the story of how a special librarian introduced him to one of his favorite authors. He recommends a scary book for summer reading.

  • Winners of the 2013 Bram Stoker Awards Announced (2014-05-12): The winners of the 2013 Bram Stoker Awards have been announced. Stephen King won best novel for Doctor Sleep

  • Stephen King Will Release Mr. Mercedes in June (2014-02-11): Stephen King's next novel, Mr. Mercedes, comes out in June.

  • Rob Zombie to Pen Horror Novel With B.K. Evenson About Salem Witches (2012-12-18): Grand Central Publishing is publishing a new horror novel by Rob Zombie and B.

  • Stephen King's Classic Horror Novel It to be a Feature Film (2012-06-08): The Hollywood Reporter reports that Stephen King's classic horror novel It will be made into a feature film.

  • Sneak Peek at Miniseries of Stephen King's Bag of Bones Starring Pierce Brosnan (2011-12-05): A&E will air a miniseries based on Stephen King's novel Bag of Bones. It stars actor Perce Brosnan.

  • Stephen King Reads From Dr. Sleep, His Sequel to The Shining (2011-09-28): Stephen King has been working on a sequel to his 1977 novel, The Shining.

  • Yen Press to Publish Interview With a Vampire Graphic Novel (2011-07-22): Yen Press, the graphic novel imprint of Hachette Book Group, announced it has entered into an agreement with Anne Rice to create a graphic novel adaptation of her novel, Interview with the Vampire.

  • Robots Turn On Us in Robopocalypse (2011-06-20): Robopocalypse, by Daniel H.

  • Steve Hockensmith Talks Zombie Research (2010-04-20): Time has an interview here with Steve Hockensmith, who wrote Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dawn of the Dreadfuls, the prequel to Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.

  • Dacre Stoker Writing Dracula Sequel (2008-10-06): Bram Stoker's great grand nephew is bringing Dracula back to life in a new book.

  • The Horrifying World of Darren O'Shaughnessy (2007-08-30): Darren O'Shaughnessy has a new 10 volume series called Demonata and he is surprised that is not more parental outrage.

  • Mick Garris Talks Horror (2006-10-30): Monsters and Critics talked with Mick Garris, executive producer and creator of the popular Showtime series Masters of Horror.

  • Elizabeth Kostova and The Historian (2005-06-16): Associated Press journalist Sarah Karush provides an interesting interview with Elizabeth Kostova, author of The Historian (Little, Brown).

  • Production Beings on The Hunt (2005-03-26): Graymark Productions Inc.

  • Plans for Catacombs Movie Announced (2005-03-13): Twisted Pictures and Lions Gate Films announced that Catacombs will be the first picture in their new nine-picture financing and distribution deal together.

  • Bram Stoker Award Winners Announced (2002-06-27): The Horror Writer's Association, an organization of writers and publishing professionals dedicated to promoting the interests of writers of horror and dark fantasy, has announced the winners of this years Bram Stoker Awards for Superior Achievement.

  • Stephen King To Provide More Online Content (2001-02-26): Stephen King is returning to the Web to provide more online content.