• Ladies of Horror Fiction New Releases
    New Release

    January 2021 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! Bloodline by Jess Lourey Perfect town. Perfect homes. Perfect families. It’s enough to drive some women mad… In a tale inspired by real events, pregnant journalist Joan Harken is cautiously excited to follow her fiancé back to his Minnesota hometown. After spending a childhood on the move and chasing the screams…

  • The Year of the Witching Readalong
    Interviews

    Q & A with Alexis Henderson | The Year of the Witching

    The Ladies of Horror Fiction team is hosting a readalong of The Year of the Witching by Alexis Henderson over on our Goodreads group. The readalong is taking place throughout the month of December so you still have time to join in and discuss it along with us. We were given the opportunity to send over our burning questions to Alexis Henderson, and she gave us the inside scoop on The Year of the Witching, her process, what she’s reading, and what’s next! Here is what she had to say: If The Year of the Witching had a playlist, what would be on it? “Seven Devils” by Florence + the…

  • Lady Horror Author Book Stack
    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 Holiday Gift Giving Guide
    Gift Giving Guide

    A Spooky LOHF Gift Guide to Womxn-Owned Businesses

    ‘Tis the season! To support small womxn-owned businesses creating creepy gifts, that is. For you and your fellow friends looking for horror inspired clothing and unique darkly delicious decor, artwork, and more, take a look at some of these incredible shops. Be sure to order early and review all information about shipping times, as many small businesses (especially right now) will have deadlines for holiday orders. And, this list is by no means complete! If a shop you love is missing, please leave a comment so we can add it to the list. Happy hunting! Decor & Gifts aKNITomy Emily Stoneking creates unique art blending knitting and anatomy that you…

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction Recommendations
    Reading Recommendations

    7 Books You Should Save for After Dinner This Holiday Season

    Who else looks forward to holiday food all year long? 🙋 I’m a big fan of a huge holiday feast, and love cooking my favorite dishes each year, living off of leftovers for days afterward. Stuffing, green bean casserole, sweet potatoes with marshmallows… I guess you could eat these things year-round, but they just taste better when there’s a little bit of chill and festivity in the air! I especially love curling up after a big dinner with a spooky book, snuggled under the covers while turning the pages of the latest story to give me nightmares, my belly full of home cooked deliciousness. That said, there are a few…

  • Ladies of Horror Fiction
    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.

  • Interviews

    Author Spotlight: Nico Bell

    Bio Nico started her writing career as a Christian fiction writer under a different name. She was a semi-finalist in the American Christian Fiction Writer Genesis Contest, a finalist in the Romance Writers of America (RWA) Music City Melody of Love Contest, a finalist in the Splickety and My Book Therapy Flash Fiction contest, and a finalist in the RWA Great Beginnings Contest. Her flash fiction has been featured in Splickety, and Spark. Her love of psychological thrillers and twisted plots led Nico into the world of weird fiction where she unleashed her unsuspecting characters. Her stories have been published in several collections including The Second Corona Book of Horror…

  • LOHF Monthly Recap
    Monthly Recap

    June 2020: Monthly Recap

    June was an exciting month here at Ladies of Horror Fiction. Not only did we get to announce our 2nd annual LOHF Writers Grant, but several donors joined in on the cause allowing us to create TEN grants this year! If you missed the announcement or any of the reviews and recommendations we posted last month, you can find those below. News and Announcements June Readalong: The Luminous Dead by Caitlin StarlingThe Ladies of Horror Fiction team kicked off our June readalong of The Luminous Dead by Caitlin Starling. June 2020 LOHF New ReleasesEach month the Ladies of Horror Fiction team posts all of the books we are aware of…

  • LOHF Monthly Recap
    Monthly Recap

    May 2020: Monthly Recap

    If you missed this month’s new releases or any of the amazing books we’ve read and reviewed recently, you can find them all below! News and Announcements May 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. June Readalong PollWe hosted a poll to select our readalong book for June. We hope you will join us for our group read of The Luminous Dead by Caitlin Starling this month! Reviews What We’re Reading #48 What We’re Reading #50 What We’re Reading #51 What We’re Reading #52 Special Topics YA/MG Horror Spotlight May…

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

    YA/MG Horror Spotlight May 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 May as well as what our team has been reading and reviewing. New Releases Fractured Tide by Leslie Lutz Lost meets Stranger Things in this eerie, immersive YA thriller, thrusting seventeen-year-old Sia into a reality where the waters in front of her and the jungle behind her are as dangerous as the survivors alongside her. Sia practically grew up in the water scuba diving, and wreck dives are run of the mill. Take the tourists out. Explore the reef. Uncover the…