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Women who Write Horror: Susan Hill (Author Spotlight)

Susan Hill is an English author best known for her horror novel, The Woman in Black. She owns her own publishing company, Long Barn Books, which publishes her own crime novels and other authors. Her writing is well known for his descriptive Gothic style. She is a fan of traditional English ghost stories and likes… Continue reading Women who Write Horror: Susan Hill (Author Spotlight)

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Women who Write Horror: Helen Oyeyemi (Author Spotlight)

Helen Oyeyemi is an award winning British Nigerian author, who wrote her first novel, The Icarus Girl, while studying for her A-Levels. She attended Cambridge University and studied social and political sciences. When it comes to writing her main influences are Cuban and African mythology, fairy tales, and classic horror writers like Henry James and… Continue reading Women who Write Horror: Helen Oyeyemi (Author Spotlight)

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TBR Spotlight: Instagram Book Discoveries

Summer is a brilliant time for horror fans on Instagram with two themed tags popping up during July and August. #LadiesOfHorrorFiction and #SummerOfFright, and since both of these events are wrapped up I thought I would share some of the favourites that have ended up on my TBR thanks to Instagram. Naturally, a lot of… Continue reading TBR Spotlight: Instagram Book Discoveries