Book Club Corner Picks – Paperbacks We Received in May

Welcome to our Book Club Corner, where each month we highlight books new to paperback we think would make perfect picks for your next book club discussion. If you’re looking to join a book club, we host a wide variety of free, bookseller-run book clubs right here at BookPeople. Join us! We love to talk books. Featured … Continue reading Book Club Corner Picks – Paperbacks We Received in May

The Nightmare Factory’s Missing Links for February 2015

Tonight is the night that The Nightmare Factory Book Club dons our black robes, straps on our sacrificial knives, and gathers together in the BookPeople cafe to celebrate the unholy ritual of discussing M. John Harrison's The Course of the Heart. To prepare ourselves, The Nightmare Factory has scoured the non-euclidean corners of the internet … Continue reading The Nightmare Factory’s Missing Links for February 2015

Nightmare Factory Book Club Discusses The Year’s Best Horror

~post by Steve(n) Just as it began – cold, tipsy, and confused – so too shall 2013 come to an end. The Nightmare Factory Book Club is honored and more than a little self-satisfied to close out the year with twelve ferocious forces of fiction in our rearview mirror. This was a year of cultists, … Continue reading Nightmare Factory Book Club Discusses The Year’s Best Horror

Nightmare Factory Book Club Trips the Light Fantastic about LAST DAYS

~post by Steven There is a fifth dimension beyond that which is known to man. It is a dimension as vast as Stephen King's bibliography and as timeless as Edgar Allan Poe's scary bird thing. It is the middle ground between a noble literary endeavor and a complete waste of time – between science and … Continue reading Nightmare Factory Book Club Trips the Light Fantastic about LAST DAYS

31 Days of Halloween: Day 8 “Richard Matheson”

~post by Joe T. On June 23rd of this year, Richard Matheson died. He probably ranks up there with H.P. Lovecraft as being one of the most influential horror writers of the 20th century. On his death, Stephen King wrote:  “He fired my imagination by placing his horrors not in European castles and Lovecraftian universes, … Continue reading 31 Days of Halloween: Day 8 “Richard Matheson”

31 Days of Halloween: Day 7 “Guillermo Del Toro’s Penguin Horror Collection”

~post by Joe T. Guillermo Del Toro is a singular voice in the world of horror and dark fantasy filmmaking. As a director, he has given us films that are already classics on the genre such as The Devil’s Backbone and Pan’s Labyrinth. As a producer he has helped shape and give voice to the … Continue reading 31 Days of Halloween: Day 7 “Guillermo Del Toro’s Penguin Horror Collection”