The 13th Floor

Ten New Horror Novels We’re DYING to Read in 2017!

If you are anything like me, you are always on the hunt for the next best horror novel. We all know the genre favorites such as Stephen King, Clive Barker, Peter Straub, and Dean Koontz — but there are just as many other talented horror authors out there you may have never heard about. We’re […]

Creepy Horror Book Trailers: Do They Really Scare Up Sales?

Over the last decade or so, a relatively new way to sell novels has expanded into the marketplace: Book Trailers. The thinking in the beginning was that if trailers sell movies, why wouldn’t they work for books? Suddenly self-proclaimed experts were dropping out of the sky with suggestions on how to make a fine book trailer that […]

Testing the Boundaries of Tastelessness: Readers’ POV on Extreme Horror Fiction

Horror, by its own definition, is a field of extremes. As grotesque and repulsive as some films may be, and any of us can think of several titles on short notice that we believe scrape the outer edge of tastelessness, the written word can beat film, hands down, for extremism. This is partially because there […]