Dead Reckonings No. 04




  • A Review of Horror Literature
  • Edited by S. T. Joshi and Jack Madison Haringa





No. 4 (Fall 2008)


A Grab-Bag of Perverse Delight / Donald R. Burleson

Thomas M. Disch, The Word of God


Edge-of-Your-Seat Suspense / Hank Wagner

Joe R. Lansdale, Leather Maiden


An Epic and Long-Awaited Publication / Donald Sidney-Fryer

Clark Ashton Smith, The Complete Poetry and Translations, Volumes 1 and 2


Dissecting Thomas Harris / Bev Vincent

Benjamin Szumskyj, ed., Dissecting Hannibal Lecter: Essays on the Novels of Thomas Harris


A Slow-Moving Tsunami / S. T. Joshi

Caitlín R. Kiernan, Tales of Pain and Wonder


Horror on the Ice / Rob Latham

Dan Simmons, The Terror


 “The Weird Old Hole” and Much More / Sherry Austin

Jonathan Thomas, Midnight Call and Other Stories


The Nightmares That Cling to Us / John Langan

Ramsey Campbell, Thieving Fear and Inconsequential Tales


Sometimes You Just Have to Gush / Matt Cardin

Stephen Mark Rainey, Other Gods; Michael Shea, The Autopsy and Other Tales


Ramsey Campbell, Probably


A Shadow Across the Heart / Jack M. Haringa

Jack Ketchum, Old Flames and Book of Souls


Faster Than You Can Read Them / Ben P. Indick

Brian Keene, Kill Whitey and Ghost Walk


Torture, Cannibalism, and Necrophilia / Tony Fonseca

Bill Breedlove, ed. Like a Chinese Tattoo; Nick Mamatas and Sean Wallace, ed. Realms: The First Year of Clarkesworld Magazine


Everyday Horrors / Javier A. Martínez

Bentley Little, The Vanishing and The Academy


Nightmares and Dreamscapes / Robert Butterfield

Patrick McGrath, Trauma; Greg F. Gifune, Dominion


Confessionals / John Langan

Christopher Conlon, Midnight on Mourn Street; Graham Joyce, How to Make Friends with Demons


Vampires Doing Good / June Pulliam

Tananarive Due, Blood Colony; Jewell Parker Rhodes, Yellow Moon


Only an Abundance of Horror / Tony Fonseca

Weston Ochse, Scarecrow Gods


Erotic Fantasies and Necromantic Mysteries / Hank Wagner

Polly Frost, Deep Inside; Sarah Monette, The Bone Key


The Departure of “Enigma” / Kevin Dole

Nicholas Royle, The Enigma of Departure


Ambitious Reading and Ambitious Feeling / Michael Marano

Steve Rasnic Tem and Melanie Tem, The Man on the Ceiling


Put-Downable, But Pick-Upable Again / Darrell Schweitzer

Alexandra Sokoloff, The Price


A Gothic Landscape / Jim Rockhill

James Doig, ed. Australian Gothic: An Anthology of Australian Supernatural Fiction, 1867–1939


Retrospective Reviews: The Line of Terror / Arthur Machen

Walter de la Mare, On the Edge


The Weird Scholar / S. T. Joshi


Capsule Reviews






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