• Ladies of Horror Fiction New Releases
    New Release

    October 2020 LOHF New Releases

    Each month the Ladies of Horror Fiction team posts all of the books we are aware of that will be releasing during that month. If you are involved in the process of publishing a horror book written by a female author, please reach out to us and let us know so we can help to spotlight the book’s release! Abjectification: Stories & Truths by C. Kubasta Abjectification mines our most intimate moments to flesh out the horrors of human interaction. In the isolated system of these stories, the past is animate and tangible, located in the body, fantasy & nightmare intertwined. Like matter, what we’ve loved isn’t destroyed, it merely…

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    #LOHFMovieNights: The Lie

    Every Friday night in October, we are watching horror movies directed by women. Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with The Lie (2018) Directed by Veena Sud on Amazon Prime Video Watch Party. It was an accident. A father and daughter are on their way to dance camp when they spot the girl’s best friend on the side of the road. When they stop to offer the friend a ride, their good intentions soon result in terrible consequences. Visit us on @lohfiction Twitter 15 minutes before the movie to get the link or DM @ladiesofhorrorfiction on Instagram. Please note you must have an account on Prime to join…

  • LOHF Monthly Recap
    Monthly Recap

    September 2020: Monthly Recap

    Thank you so much to the entire community for helping us celebrate our anniversary throughout the month of September! Thank you again to Steve Stred, Laurel Hightower, Andrew Cull, Cemetary Gates Media, Sonora Taylor, S.H. Cooper, Ben Walker, and anonymous donors for their incredible generosity in funding this year’s grants. And thanks also go out to Nico Bell for taking part in our interview; Jo Kaplan, Lana Popovic, Ellen Avigliano, and Jennifer Anne Gordon for allowing us to host your amazing guest posts; and Gabrielle S. Awe for showing us your shelves this month! September was such a wonderful anniversary month, and we are so grateful to you all. If…

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    #LOHFMovieNights: Blood Diner

    We are continuing the #LOHFMovieNights through October! Every Friday night in October, we are watching horror movies directed by women. Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with Blood Diner (1987) Directed by Jackie Kong on Hulu Watch Party. Two cannibalistic brothers kill various young women to make their flesh part of a new special dish at their rundown restaurant while seeking blood sacrifices to awaken a dormant Egyptian goddess. Visit us on @lohfiction Twitter 15 minutes before the movie to get the link or DM @ladiesofhorrorfiction on Instagram. Please note you must have a Hulu (No Ads) account to join in. If you have issues…

  • Young Adult and Middle Grade Horror Spotlight
    YA and MG Horror

    YA/MG Horror Spotlight September 2020

    The Ladies of Horror Fiction team is putting a spotlight on Young Adult and Middle Grade horror each month. Below we are featuring the books that were released in September as well as what our team has been reading and reviewing. Young Adult New Releases Horrid by Katrina Leno From the author of You Must Not Miss comes a haunting contemporary horror novel that explores themes of mental illness, rage, and grief, twisted with spine-chilling elements of Stephen King and Agatha Christie. Following her father’s death, Jane North-Robinson and her mom move from sunny California to the dreary, dilapidated old house in Maine where her mother grew up. All they…

  • The Invitation
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    #LOHFMovieNights: The Invitation

    Every Friday night in September, we are watching horror movies directed by women. Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with The Invitation (2015) Directed by Karyn Kusama on Netflix Party. There is nothing to be afraid of. Will and his new girlfriend Kira are invited to a dinner with old friends at the house of Will’s ex Eden and her new partner David. Although the evening appears to be relaxed, Will soon gets a creeping suspicion that their charming host David is up to something. Visit us on @lohfiction Twitter 15 minutes before the movie to get the link or DM @ladiesofhorrorfiction on Instagram. Please note…

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    #LOHFMovieNights: Always Shine

    Every Friday night in September, we are watching horror movies directed by women. Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with Always Shine (2016) Directed by Sophia Takal on Amazon Prime Video Watch Party. Please note: we were originally planning to watch The Slumber Party Massacre tonight, but it has been removed from Amazon Watch Party. On a trip to Big Sur, two friends, both actresses, try to reconnect with one another. Once alone, the women’s suppressed jealousies and deep-seated resentments begin to rise, causing them to lose their grasp on not only the true nature of their relationship, but also their identities. Visit us on…

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    LOHF Writers Grant

    2020 LOHF Writers Grant Recipients

    The Ladies of Horror Fiction team is honored to announce the recipients of the 2nd annual LOHF Writers Grant: Nico BellHolley CornettoTracy CrossMadison EstesRebecca FraserAnastasia GarciaEleanor MerryPremee MohamedChristina PersaudAugie Peterson Many thanks go out to Steve Stred, Laurel Hightower, Andrew Cull, Cemetary Gates Media, Sonora Taylor, S.H. Cooper, Ben Walker, and anonymous donors for their incredible generosity in funding this year’s grants. We are so privileged to be teamed up with each of you!

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    #LOHFMovieNights: High Life

    Every Friday night in September, we are watching horror movies directed by women. Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our second #LOHFMovieNights with High Life (2018) Directed by Claire Denis on Amazon Prime Video Watch Party. Please note: we were originally planning to watch Into the Dark: Culture Shock tonight, but we have learned that Hulu Watch Party only allows 8 people to watch at a time. In order to make sure everyone is included, we will now be watching High Life (2018) on Prime Video. Oblivion Awaits. Monte and his baby daughter are the last survivors of a damned and dangerous mission to the outer reaches of the…

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction New Releases
    New Release

    September 2020 LOHF New Releases

    Each month the Ladies of Horror Fiction team posts all of the books we are aware of that will be releasing during that month. If you are involved in the process of publishing a horror book written by a female author, please reach out to us and let us know so we can help to spotlight the book’s release! The Bass Rock by Evie Wyld The lives of three women weave together across centuries in the dazzling new book from the Granta Best of Young British Novelist and author of All the Birds, Singing Surging out of the sea, the Bass Rock has always borne witness to the lives that…