Category Archives: Horror

Chthulu 2000

This volume, edited by Jim Turner, is an anthology of stories inspired by, tangential to, and slap bang in the middle of the Lovecraft universe.  The oldest story in it, by Joanna Russ, dates back to 1964, but most were … Continue reading

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Weaveworld

This is a lengthy novel written by Clive Barker, the only writer who could possible have challenged Stephen King’s dominance of the horror genre during the 1980s (sorry James Herbert, but mutant rats just aren’t going to cut it).  He’s … Continue reading

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Creatures of the Night

Creatures of the Night is a graphicalisation of two of Neil Gaiman’s short stories by Michael Zulli, who has worked with Gaiman on previous occasions, most notably The Wake, the final volume in the Sandman series. Both stories were originally … Continue reading

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Fevre Dream

This was borrowed from the library just before I finished Dream Songs.  Jen and I were at the library for a reading by Ben Aaronovitch who was there as part of Sheffield’s Literature Festival — Off the Shelf.  Jen spotted … Continue reading

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