The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories by Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe elevated the gothic story, developed the unreliable narrator, recast psychological terror, and revelled in both the horror and the supernal beauty of death. From Poe’s rich, unrivalled imagination comes a collection of his most masterful works, including “The Black Cat,” “The Fall of the House of Usher,” and, of course, “The Tell-Tale…

Metamorphosis by Claire Fitzpatrick

Madeline will never become a woman. William will never become a man. Does June deserve to be human? Does Lilith deserve a heart? Seventeen stories. Seventeen tales of terror. If imperfection is crucial to a society’s survival, what makes a monster? *** [Madeline peeled the first flake of skin from her thigh the day she…

Cursed: An Anthology of Dark Fairy Tales

Fairy tales take a weird twist in this anthology compiling stories from an all-star cast of fantasy writers, including stories from Neil Gaiman, Charlie Jane Anders and Alison Littlewood. Here in this book you’ll find unique twists on the fairy tale concept of the curse, from the more traditional to the modern – giving us…

If Only Tonight We Could Sleep by Matthew R. Davis

If Only Tonight We Could Sleep by Matthew R. Davis collects thirteen heartfelt and haunting horror tales, including the Australian Shadows Awards-recognised “This Impossible Gift” and “The Heart of the Mission”, each illustrated with darkly beautiful images by Red Wallflower Photography. Contents: Debutante The Deep Beneath The Bloody Rag Flights of Fractured Angels Maggots in…

Power by @csalleyne

Maude Caulkin finds out the hard way that if you’re poor and female in Victorian London, you are powerless. After continued beatings from her stepfather, she tries to escape his fists, working for a pittance, and starvation. But, she soon finds herself facing even worse. Hired by Ned Hicklin, a prolific photographer and publisher of dirty…

The Immortal Conquistador by Carrie Vaughn

Discover the deadly origins of the noble immortal Rick, ally to bestselling author Carrie Vaughn’s fan-favourite werewolf, Kitty Norville. Ricardo de Avila would have followed Coronado to the ends of the earth. Instead, Ricardo found the end of his mortal life, and a new one, as a renegade vampire. For over five hundred years, Ricardo…

The Reddening by @AdamLGNevill

One million years of evolution didn’t change our nature. Nor did it bury the horrors predating civilisation. Ancient rites, old deities and savage ways can reappear in the places you least expect. Lifestyle journalist Katrine escaped past traumas by moving to a coast renowned for seaside holidays and natural beauty. But when a vast hoard…

Full Throttle by @joe_hill

A masterful collection of thirteen relentless tales of supernatural suspense, including In The Tall Grass, one of two stories co-written with Stephen King, the basis for the terrifying feature film from Netflix. A little door that opens to a world of fairy tale wonders becomes the blood-drenched stomping ground for a gang of hunters in Faun. A…

Gwendy’s Magic Feather by @RichardChizmar

Something evil has swept into the small western Maine town of Castle Rock on the heels of the latest winter storm. Sheriff Norris Ridgewick and his team are desperately searching for two missing girls, but time is running out to bring them home alive. In Washington D.C., thirty-seven-year-old Gwendy Peterson couldn’t be more different from…

The Last Conversation by @paulGtremblay

What’s more frightening: Not knowing who you are? Or finding out? A Bram Stoker Award–winning author explores the answer in a chilling story about identity and human consciousness. Imagine you’ve woken up in an unfamiliar room with no memory of who you are, how you got there, or where you were before. All you have…