It looks like Friday the 13th brought us luck after all!
Hard to believe, I know — but I am proud to say that our horror anthology The Box Under The Bed outranked Stephen King on the Amazon bestsellers list! Who’d have expected it?
I thought I heard someone applaud,
In my distracted state of mind I could not be quite sure…
If you are seeking supernatural thrills, bloodthirsty revenge, mystical ghosts and a plethora of eerie events, please take a look. CLICK HERE to get a copy. (And if you are so inclined, please write a short review! )
Holy haunted houses Batman!! Could this be true? THE Ellen Datlow wants to read OUR little ole anthology??
Well it turns out — it was true!
Ellen Datlow knows horror.
In case you are not super familiar with the world of Horror/ Fantasy literature, I should explain that Ms. Datlow is one of the top editors in the business. (Plus I have a ton of her cool anthologies, and I am a BIG fan! 🙂 ) A few of her professional accomplishments include:
Fiction editor of Omni magazine 1981 through 1998
Current editor of The Best Horror of the Year published by Night Shade Books.
Won the Hugo Award for Best Professional Editor in 2002 and 2005
Her editing work has been recognized with five Bram Stoker Awards and ten World Fantasy Awards
Two International Horror Guild Awards for Best Anthology
Recipient of the 2007 Karl Edward Wagner Award, given at the British Fantasy Convention for “outstanding contribution to the genre.”
Editor of Queen Victoria’s Book of Spells (2013)
Beware of Victoria!
Editor of The Doll Collection (2016) and Mad Hatters and March Hares (2017)
Won the Hugo for Best Short Form Editor in 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2017
Won three Shirley Jackson Awards
In 2011 she was given the Life Achievement Award by the Horror Writers Association.
Yes, all that! So you see I was clearly having a heart attack when I heard this news. I immediately contacted all our writers on Facebook and proceeded to to go insane.