For the Fans of Classic Horror and Mystery: Shirley Jackson.

  Shirley Hardie Jackson was best known for her short story titled ‘The Lottery,’ published in 1948. This story outraged a lot of people because of its depiction of the darker side to humanity. It is also the story that launched her status as a master of the horror tale. Many people may have also... Continue Reading →

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John Saul – A Writer that Proves Patience, Determination and Hard Work Pay Off.

John Saul is a thriller writer that was born on the 25th February 1942. He lives in the Pacific Northwest and Hawaii. After going to several colleges John decided to drop out and become a writer. This was a long and challenging process. He spent 15 years in numerous jobs honing his skills as a writer... Continue Reading →

Ramsey Campbell – The Best of the Best Horror Writers.

Ramsey Campbell was born on the 4th January 1946. He has been writing horror for over 50 years. He has several pen names that you may or may not recognise, – Carl Dreadstone, Jay Ramsay, E.K. Leyton, Errol Undercliffe and Montgomery Comfort. He is greatly influenced by the works of well known  author H.P. Lovecraft.... Continue Reading →

James Herbert – The Man Who Knows How To Write An Exceptional Chiller!

James John Herbert was born on the 8th of April, 1943 in London, England. James is a horror/chiller writer with more than 54 million copies of his books sold worldwide. James left school at the early age of 15, but later on went to study at the Hornsey College of Art. After graduating he went on... Continue Reading →

Fem Fatale Fantasy Fictionist: Robin Hobb

Margaret Astrid Lindholm Ogden has taken on two successful pseudonyms during her writing career. The first being Megan Lindholm and the second being Robin Hobb. Margaret was born in California 1952, but spent majority of her life in Alaska before moving to Washington. At the young age of eighteen Margaret was married and from here... Continue Reading →

Suzanne Collins: Readers Hunger for More!

Suzanne Marie Collins was born in Hartford, Connecticut on August 10th, 1962. She is best known for having written The Hunger Games trilogy. The Hunger Games has also been made into a movie.  Suzanne is married to actor Cap Pryor and has two children together. In 1985 Suzanne graduated in a double major of theater and telecommunications... Continue Reading →

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