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Sadie Hartmann, Mother Horror Chats with Sarah Read
A Night Worms Book Party with SLASH by Hunter Shea
What is a Night Worms Book Party? Basically, the Night Worms Review Team is made up of some very creative individuals so every Book Party will probably look different but for Hunter Shea's book SLASH, here's what it looked like:
- The whole team got a physical ARC
- We all posted on social media when we got it (exposure)
- We organized a weekend to post it in our feed (exposure)
- Mother Horror interviewed Hunter Shea (read it here)
- A postcard of the cover/synopsis was included in our package
- Today is our "One Line Review" post!
Sadie & John's Side By Side Review of CAMP SLAUGHTER by Sergio Gomez
“Slasher” is a recognizable and popular genre of horror films but it is also a hotbed of activity this year in horror fiction. I read three slasher books so far in 2019 and while I used to think all slashers were created equal, CAMP SLAUGHTER convinced me that some slashers rise above the stereotypes.
Typically, Slasher books have a large cast of underdeveloped characters in order for the “psycho killer” to have plenty of people to hunt, maim and kill. I’ve also found that slasher fiction isn’t too concerned with plot,...
Author Interview: Hunter Shea- SLASH
Typically, I try to have a live-chat with an author so that our conversation can organically go where it wants to and I can feed off their responses in order to formulate the next question but in the case of Hunter Shea and myself, our schedules were just not lining up. I did suggest we pray to the Horror Gods to see if the stars and planets would align just so but Hunter thwarted my efforts by showing me a far simpler solution: Emailing my questions. So that's what I did and Hunter emailed back his answers.
- Can you...
Night Worms Interview with Daniel Kraus
Early September, Sadie Hartmann sat down with Daniel Kraus and they had the following conversation...
Night Worms: Hi Daniel, I'm here in Google Hangouts whenever you're ready
Daniel Kraus: I'm here!
NW: Hey there! Thanks so much for joining me today
DK: No problem.
NW: Just out of curiosity, what do your Mondays generally consist of?
DK: All my days are the same. Get up as early as possible, start writing, and go until I run out of gas. I basically run a...