• LOHF Monthly Recap
    Monthly Recap

    September 2019: Monthly Recap

    During the month of September, the Ladies of Horror Fiction celebrated witches, women in translation (Mexico), Hispanic Heritage Month, and Banned Books Week! Thank you so much to Stephanie M. Wytovich, Kathleen Kaufman, and V. Castro for contributing some amazing guest posts this month! And thank you Jess for showing off your beautiful shelves. Be sure to check them out as well as all of our LOHF reviews. Reviews What We’re Reading #18 What We’re Reading #19 What We’re Reading #20 What We’re Reading #21 News and Announcements September 2019 LOHF New ReleasesEach month the Ladies of Horror Fiction team posts all of the books we are aware of that…

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction celebrates Witches
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    LOHF Recommends: Witches

    It is that time of the year again. When the leaves starting changing colors and the wind holds the promise of the Autumn that is coming. (Who I am kidding I live in the desert. It is still hot). Children are getting ready to pick out their Halloween costumes. As a little girl I was always a witch, which is probably why I associate Autumn with witches. This month we are paying homage to the wonderful Autumny witch. Hag by Kathleen Kaufman Bunny by Mona Awad Catfish Lullaby by A.C. Wise The Good House by Tanarive Due Grimly Jane by Elle Alexander A Hawk in The Woods by Carrie Laben…

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    Monthly Recap

    August 2019: Monthly Recap

    During the month of August, the Ladies of Horror Fiction celebrated body horror and Women in Translation month! Thank you so much to Gwendolyn Kiste, Christa Carmen, and Amy Vaughn for contributing some amazing body horror guest posts this month! And thank you Tracy Fahey and Gabriela Houston for submitting your body horror stories to the Ladies of Horror Fiction podcast! Be sure to check out our body horror and women in translation recommendations as well as all of our LOHF reviews. Reviews What We’ve Been Reading #14 What We’ve Been Reading #15 What We’ve Been Reading #16 What We’ve Been Reading #17 Podcast Episodes Ladies of Horror Fiction Present…

  • LOHF Monthly Recap
    Monthly Recap

    July 2019: Monthly Recap

    July was a really busy month for the Ladies of Horror Fiction team! We moved servers this month so we had to work extra hard to meet our goals and celebrate our theme of Creatures! Thank you so much to our awesome guest post contributors Lee Murray, Betty Rocksteady, and Renee Miller, and to Audra and Ouija for showing us their shelves. We also received stories submissions from Sonora Taylor, Hailey Piper, Alyson Faye, and Chris Chesler. You ladies are amazing! This month announced our partnership with Steve Stred and the first annual LOHF Writers Grant! Be sure to check out all of our posts from this month including how…

  • LOHF Giveaway
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    Giveaway: House of Furies Series by Madeleine Roux

    We are excited to partner with Wunderkind PR and HarperTeen to offer one lucky LOHF reader the entire House of Furies trilogy by Madeleine Roux! Be sure to check out each of these books (including the final book in the series Tomb of Ancients!) as well as the details on how to enter the giveaway. House of Furies (House of Furies #1) After escaping a harsh school where punishment was the lesson of the day, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton is thrilled to find employment as a maid at a boarding house. But soon after her arrival at Coldthistle House, Louisa begins to realize that the house’s mysterious owner, Mr. Morningside, is…

  • The LOHF Readalong of The Winter People
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    The Winter People Readalong: Week 4

    This is our final week of reading and discussing Jennifer McMahon’s The Winter People. Thank you so much to everyone who read The Winter People with us this month, and a huge thanks to Audra for guest hosting the readalong with us! If you missed out on our previous discussions, be sure to check out week 1, week 2, and week 3 of our readalong. The Ladies of Horror Fiction team has come up with some discussion questions, and we’d love to hear your thoughts as well! Discussion 1. What are your overall thoughts of The Winter People? Tracy: The book started out great! The first section we read was…

  • LOHF Monthly Recap
    Monthly Recap

    May 2019: Monthly Recap

    The Ladies of Horror Fiction team celebrated the theme of motherhood as well as Latino Book Month throughout the month of May. Authors Violet Castro, Kristi DeMeester, R.J. Joseph, Ann Dávila Cardinal, and Gemma Amor shared amazing guest posts. Gloria McNeely shared her LOHF shelves with us as well! If you missed any of these posts during the month, be sure to check them out (and the rest of our daily posts from May) below! Reviews What We’ve Been Reading #2 What We’ve Been Reading #3 What We’ve Been Reading #4 What We’ve Been Reading #5 What We’ve Been Reading #6 Podcast Episodes Stories of Horror: Charlotte Perkins Gilman and…

  • The LOHF Readalong of The Winter People
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    The Winter People Readalong: Week 3

    We are now 75% through The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon. Be sure to check out week 1, week 2, and the full readalong schedule. Spoiler discussion ahead! The Ladies of Horror Fiction team has come up with some discussion questions for this section, and we’d love to hear your thoughts as well! Discussion 1. After reading this section, have your opinions changed on whether or not Gertie was murdered? Who do you think is responsible for her death? Lilyn: I think she was murdered but not sure on the whodunnit. Tracy: I still think Gertie was murdered. Signs point to dear old Dad but I’m willing to be there’s…

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    The Winter People Readalong: Week 2

    Today we are wrapping up week 2 of The Winter People readalong. If you are just now joining us, be sure to check out our week 1 discussion and the full readalong schedule. The Ladies of Horror Fiction team has come up with some discussion questions for this section, and we’d love to hear your thoughts as well! Discussion 1. Do you think Gertie was murdered? If so, who might have done it? Lilyn: I don’t know if I think she was murdered or not. Is it murder if the murderer wasn’t in his right mind? She didn’t just fall down the well, no. Jen: I’m not sure what to…

  • The LOHF Readalong of The Winter People
    LOHFReadalong

    The Winter People Readalong: Week 1

    We have reached the end of week 1 in our community wide readalong of Jennifer McMahon’s The Winter People. We will be reading The Winter People through June 2 so you still have time to jump in and join us. (Check the full readalong schedule for all of the details.) We are very excited to welcome Audra as our guest host for the readalong. Be sure to check out and follow her Instagram at Ouija & Audra. Please be aware this week’s discussion post will contain spoilers for our first section of the readalong. The Ladies of Horror Fiction team has come up with some discussion questions, and we’d love…