Dead Reckonings No. 11




  • A Review of Horror Literature
  • Edited by June M. Pulliam and Tony Fonseca




No. 11 (Spring 2012)



Horror's International Voices / Hank Wagner

Lavie Tidhar, Osama; John Aivide Lindqvist, Harbor


Successes, Excesses, and Failures / Javier A. Martínez 

Reza Negarestani, Cyclonopedia: Complicity with Anonymous Materials; Michael Cisco, The Great Lover


An Ordinary Darkness / Edgar Browning 

Ellen Datlow, ed., The Best Horror of the Year, Volume 3; Peter Crowther and Nick Gevers, ed. The New and Perfect Man)


The Horror of Revelation / Robert Butterfield 

Steven Savile, London Macabre; Michael McBride, Blindspot


Old and New Cthulhu / S. T. Joshi 

Ross E. Lockhart, ed., The Book of Cthulhu; Paula Guran, ed. New Cthulhu


Lovecraft Fans Rejoice / Robert Butterfield 

Simon Strantzas, Nightingale Songs; James Chambers, The Engines of Sacrifice


Mainstreaming the Zombie Narrative / June M. Pulliam 

Colson Whitehead, Zone One; Jonathan Maberry, Dead of Night


Fascination with Tragic Horror /  Tony Fonseca 

Charlee Jacob, This Symbiotic Fascination


Literary Nostalgia, with Some Great Fun / Hank Wagner 

Kenneth Robeson, Doc Savage: The Desert Demons, Tim Champlin, Tom Sawyer and the Ghosts of Summer


Seductive Vampire with a Heart / Van Viator 

Andrea Dean Van Scoyoc, Dante’s Diary


Sacre Bleu! C’est Le Diable (Encore) /  Tony Fonseca 

J. K. Huysmans, La-Bas (Down There)


Fifty Years of Ramsey Campbell / S. T. Joshi 

Ramsey Campbell, The Inhabitant of the Lake & Other Unwelcome Tenants, and Ghosts Know


The Dark Waters of Capitalism / Vicky Gilpin 

Todd Grimson, Brand New Cherry Flavor


“True” Crime, Stranger Than Fiction / June M. Pulliam 

Susan Mustafa and Sue Israe,. Dismembered; Susan Mustafa, Tony Clayton, and Sue Israel, Blood Bath


Whip Me, Beat Me, Bite Me, PLEASE! / Andy Trevathan 

Jemiah Jefferson, Wounds


Bridging the YA-Mainstream Gap / June M. Pulliam 

Ransom Riggs, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children


A Barlow Primer for Attentive Readers / Scott Connors 

Massimo Berruti, Dim-Remembered Stories: A Critical Study of R. H. Barlow


Got Gothic? / June M. Pulliam 

John Sears, Stephen King’s Gothic


Something Beyond Comprehension / Bev Vincent 

Joseph Aisenberg, Carrie; Danel Olson, ed. The Exorcist


Re-Possessed / Andy Trevathan 

William Peter Blatty, The Exorcist; William Friedkin, The Exorcist


Silent House Tricks and Treats / June M. Pulliam 

Chris Kentis and Laura Lau, dir., Silent House


Hooked on Maniacs and Bloody Hooks / Tony Fonseca 

Bob Harper, Twisted Rhymes


Female Trouble / June M. Pulliam 

James Watkins, dir., The Woman in Black


Horrors on the Small Screen / M. Pulliam 

Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, American Horror Story; Frank Darabont, The Walking Dead


A Pair of Kings: Two Views of Time Travel / Robert Butterfield, Hank Wagner 

Stephen King, 11/22/63


From Bad Dreams May Come Beauty / Margi Curtis, Kenneth W. Faig, Jr. 

Kyla Lee Ward, The Land of Bad Dreams


Tales of Unease / Matthew McEver, Hank Wagner 

Christopher Fowler. Red Gloves


Ramsey Campbell, Probably: Granted by Granta


The Weird Scholar / S. T. Joshi


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