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    LOHFMovieNights

    #LOHFMovieNights: All the Creatures Were Stirring

    On the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, we will be hosting watch parties of horror movies starring and/or directed by women! Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with All the Creatures Were Stirring on Shudder via Scener. HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS! When an awkward date on Christmas Eve leads a couple into a strange theater, they’re treated to a bizarre and frightening collection of Christmas stories, featuring a wide ensemble of characters doing their best to avoid the horrors of the holidays. From boring office parties and last-minute shopping, to vengeful stalkers and immortal demons, there’s plenty out there to fear this holiday…

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    Ladies First Challenge

    #LadiesFirst21 Challenge

    The Ladies of Horror Fiction team is hosting the Ladies First challenge again for the New Year! To participate in the challenge, simply choose a Ladies of Horror Fiction book as your first book of the year and share it with us on social media under #LadiesFirst21! It’s so much fun each year trying to decide which book will be our first book of the year. Any LOHF book counts, but I’ll post some of our recent Instagram photos for inspiration! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Bark’s Books (@barksbooks) View this post on Instagram A post shared by Jen (@bookdenjen) View this post on Instagram A…

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction New Releases
    New Release

    December 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 woman author, please reach out to us and let us know so we can help to spotlight the book’s release! The Cousins by Karen M. McManus Milly, Aubrey, and Jonah Story are cousins, but they barely know each another, and they’ve never even met their grandmother. Rich and reclusive, she disinherited their parents before they were born. So when they each receive a letter inviting them to work at her island…

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    #LOHFMovieNights: Black Christmas (1974)

    On the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, we will be hosting watch parties of horror movies starring and/or directed by women! Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with Black Christmas (1974) on Shudder via Scener. If this movie doesn’t make your skin crawl, it’s on too tight! A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break. 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 Shudder to join in. For more information on…

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    Monthly Recap

    November 2020: Monthly Recap

    The Ladies of Horror Fiction team celebrated the theme of “Feast on the Family” throughout the month of November. A big thank you to Nico Bell for sharing a guest post on dysfunctional families! You can find her post below along with our Thanksgiving holiday book recommendation posts, review round ups, MG/YA spotlight, new releases list, and our December readalong selection! News and Announcements November 2020 LOHF New ReleasesEach month the Ladies of Horror Fiction team posts all of the books we are aware of that will be releasing during that month. #LOHFMovieNightsThe Ladies of Horror Fiction hosted the following movie watch parties of horror movies starring and/or directed by…

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    YA and MG Horror

    YA/MG Horror Spotlight November 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 November as well as what our team has been reading and reviewing. Young Adult New Releases This Is Not a Ghost Story by Andrea Portes I am not welcome. Somehow I know that. Something doesn’t want me here. Whatever this is, it is saying to me in a voice that cannot be heard but only felt: Get out. Daffodil Franklin has plans for a quiet summer before her freshman year at college, and luckily, she’s found the job that can give…

  • The Year of the Witching Readalong
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    December 2020 Readalong Selection

    Our Goodreads group has spoken! Each month the members of the Ladies of Horror Fiction Goodreads group vote on our next readalong book. The readalong selection for December is: The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson A young woman living in a rigid, puritanical society discovers dark powers within herself in this stunning, feminist fantasy debut. In the lands of Bethel, where the Prophet’s word is law, Immanuelle Moore’s very existence is blasphemy. Her mother’s union with an outsider of a different race cast her once-proud family into disgrace, so Immanuelle does her best to worship the Father, follow Holy Protocol, and lead a life of submission, devotion, and…

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    #LOHFMovieNights: We Have Always Lived in the Castle

    On the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, we will be hosting watch parties of horror movies starring and/or directed by women! Tonight at 8 PM EST we are hosting our next #LOHFMovieNights with We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2018) Directed by Stacie Passon on Teleparty (formerly Netflix Party). In Shirleyville, Vermont, during the sixties, sisters Merricat and Constance, along with their ailing uncle Julian, confined to a wheelchair, live isolated in a big mansion located on the hill overlooking the town, tormented by the memories of a family tragedy occurred six years ago. The arrival of cousin Charles will threaten the fragile equilibrium of their minds,…

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    LOHFReadalong

    Help us Choose Our December Readalong

    Each month we post a poll for our Goodreads group members to select the next month’s readalong book. The December poll ends Nov 18, 2020 11:59PM PST. If you haven’t joined our Goodreads group yet, be sure to join up and vote! Poll Help us choose our December Readalong! Paola Santiago and the River of Tears The Lights The Stain Sebastian: The In-Between We Hear Voices Plain Bad Heroines Burn the Dark The Christmas Bell: A Horror Novel White Fox The Year of the Witching 3 comments · show results · invite friends The December readalong will take place over in our Goodreads group throughout the month of December.

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction New Releases
    New Release

    November 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! Boneset & Feathers by Gwendolyn Kiste You don’t know their fire is coming until it’s too late. That’s exactly the way the witchfinders like it. As an isolated enchantress, Odette knows this too well–she lost nearly her whole family to the last round of executions, barely escaping with her own life.…