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Hey, Horror Writers! Are You Going to StokerCon 2017?

Next week (running April 27th t0 30th), Blumhouse.com will be attending Stoker Con, a massive convention entirely geared towards horror literature. Hosted by the Horror Writers Association, Stoker Con connects renowned horror writers and publishers with up-and-coming authors, as well as those just venturing into the spooky craft. The convention offers everything from pitch sessions to […]

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Like GOOSEBUMPS? Try 10 Lesser-Known Adolescent Horror Books

As a lifelong fan of the macabre who didn’t get into horror movies until high school, I spent a lot of time exploring the darker side of culture in literary form. As such, I’ve happened across a lot of horror books meant for young readers that stray a little further from the beaten path than […]

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Short Frights: Check Out the Horror Short Story “The Hounds of Glen Ellen”

Occasionally on Blumhouse.com, we like to send chills down your spine with short stories! This one is by Blumhouse staffer Zac Locke. Please enjoy “The Hounds of Glen Ellen.”   “Did you hear that?” she’d asked. But he hadn’t, and told her so, and his eyelids were thick with tannins and drooped back down slowly […]

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Blumhouse.com Presents: The Horror Short Story BLACK-EYED SUSAN

Last year, Blumhouse Books held a short story contest, and the winners are featured in our book, THE BLUMHOUSE BOOK OF NIGHTMARES: THE HAUNTED CITY (now available). The story posted below is one of our fantastic and spooky runners-up. Blumhouse.com is proud to present: BLACK-EYED SUSAN  By Blair Kroeber @BlairKroeber Like most girls in Los […]

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Blumhouse.com Presents: The Creepy Short Story DRY WALL

Last year, Blumhouse Books held a short story contest, and the winners are featured in our book, THE BLUMHOUSE BOOK OF NIGHTMARES: THE HAUNTED CITY (now available). The story posted below is one of our fantastic and spooky runner-up winners. Blumhouse.com is proud to present: DRY WALL by Grady Hendrix   “And what do you […]

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Killer POV Pick Of The Week – Bob Randall’s THE FAN

This week on the Killer POV, we shifted the usual conversation from horror movies and delved into a discussion all about “literary horror!” It seemed only fitting considering our guest was Del Howison, the owner (along with his wife Sue) of Dark Delicacies, the premiere horror bookstore located in beautiful Burbank, California. Del’s also an author […]