Classic Monsters Unleashed

Introduction by Kim Newman Edited by James Aquilone, Featuring illustrations by Frank Frazetta, Colton Worley, and Sam Shearon New stories of famous creatures. Dracula, Frankenstein’s Monster, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Dr. Moreau, the Headless Horseman, the Invisible Man, the Phantom of the Opera—they’re all here, in new stories that reimagine, subvert, and pay homage to our favorite villains. Written …

Darling

Darling has its demons. Cherry LaRouche escaped the claws of Darling, Louisiana at sixteen. When she is forced to return after her mother’s death, Cherry and her children move back into her childhood home where the walls whisper and something sinister skitters across the roof at night. While Cherry tries to settle back into a town where evil spreads like …

Trick or Treat, Alistair Gray

First Place, Chanticleer International Book Awards Little Peep Award for Early Readers Honorable Mention, Purple Dragonfly Book Awards Soon to be an animated short film featuring narration by Mister Sam Shearon. In the style of Tim Burton’s THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS and Lemony Snicket’s THE DARK, after leaving a school carnival that feels more silly than spooky, a young boy …

Throw Me to the Wolves

Ten years ago a witch murdered Britta Orchid’s family and turned her into a werewolf. Now the witch has been killed, and a rookie cop drags Britta back to help him solve the murder. The bloodthirsty ghost of her brother, a jealous member from her pack, and a former friend with a serious prejudice against wolves all stand to stop …

Little Bird

The skeletons in the closet have nothing on the one in your backyard. Freshly divorced and grieving the death of her father, Josie Lauer has caged herself inside her home. To cope with her losses, Josie follows a strict daily routine of work, playing with her dog, Po, and trying to remember to eat a decent meal—and ending each night by …

Lindy Ryan, President Black Spot Books, Named Publishers Weekly Star Watch 2020 Honoree

Lindy Ryan, President Black Spot Books, Named Publishers Weekly Star Watch 2020 Honoree Publishers Weekly and Frankfurter Buchmesse have named 40 publishing professionals as honorees for PW Star Watch 2020, the annual publishing and bookselling award now in its sixth year. Honorees hail from the U.S. and Canada, and were selected from the ranks of the Big 5 publishers as well as independent …

2020 Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award Finalists

2020 Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award Finalists&bnsp;Finalist for Juvenile or Young Adult Novel — Speak No Evil by Liana GardnerFinalist for Short Story Anthology or Collection — A Midnight Clear edited by Lindy Ryan Loading… Taking too long? Reload document | Open in new tab Download.2020 Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award Finalists&bnsp; Finalist for Juvenile or Young Adult Novel — …

2020 International Book Awards Winners and Finalists

2020 International Book Awards Winners and FinalistsBlack Spot Books and Vesuvian Books&bnsp;Winner – Anthology – A Midnight Clear by Sam Hooker, Alcy Leyva, Laura Morrison, Cassondra Windwalker, Dalena Storm, and Seven Jane Finalist – Novella – Come Back to the Swamp by Laura Morrison Finalist – Historical – The Isle of Gold by Seven Jane Finalist – Women’s Fiction – …

The Isle of Gold Finalist for Next Generation Indie Book Awards

The Isle of Gold Finalist for 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Awards for Fantasy&bnsp;The Isle of Gold Finalist for 2020 Next Generation Indie Book Awards for Fantasy&bnsp;

Lindy Ryan, President Black Spot Books, Voted to IBPA Board

Lindy Ryan, President Black Spot Books, Voted to IBPA Board IBPA board member Kristina Radke (NetGalley) then presented a recommended slate of six candidates to serve on the IBPA board for two-year terms starting July 1, 2020. The slate, developed by an 11-person IBPA Board Nominating Committee, of which Ms. Radke was a member, included four incumbent board members and two …