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    The Dark Game by Jonathan Janz Review

    Ten writers are selected for a summer-long writing retreat with the most celebrated and reclusive author in the world. Their host is the legendary Roderick Wells. Handsome, enigmatic, and fiendishly talented, Wells promises to teach his pupils about writing, about magic, about the untapped potential that each of them possesses. Most of all, he plans to teach them about the darkness in their hearts.  The writers think they are signing up for a chance at riches and literary prestige. But they are really entering the twisted imagination of a deranged genius, a lethal contest pitting them against one another in a struggle for their sanity and their lives. They have…

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    {EXTRA!!} Horror Aficionados Hosts Group Read with Jonathan Janz!

    by Jonathan Janz Published by Samhain Publishing on 11.3.15 Pages: 312 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon The Horror Aficionados Group over at Goodreads is SUPER EXCITED to announce that in January,  Jonathan Janz will be joining us in our group read of Wolf Land! He will be available in the thread to answer any questions you might have about Wolf Land, his other books, or on writing in general. (Special thanks go out to Horror Aficionados member Ken McKinley for putting this together! You can find Ken’s blog here: Into the Macabre.) The author of several books such as: Exorcist Road, The Nightmare Girl, The Sorrows, and many others, Jonathan…

  • Author Interviews

    {Author Interview} Horror After Dark Chats with Jonathan Janz!

    by Jonathan Janz Genres: Crime, Dark Fantasy, Dark Fiction, Extreme Horror, Horror, Occult & Supernatural, Supernatural, Thriller   We at Horror After Dark are very excited to interview Mr. Jonathan Janz! With several novels, novellas and short stories under his belt, and his latest, Wolf Land,  just released on November 3rd, we thought this would be a good time to learn more about Jonathan and his work. So without further adieu, welcome to HAD, Jonathan! HAD: I see this listed before just about every interview and/or author bio: “Jonathan Janz grew up between a dark forest and a graveyard, and in a way, that explains everything.” Excuse me, but no it doesn’t!…

  • Book Reviews

    {Review} Wolf Land by Jonathan Janz

    by Jonathan Janz Published by Samhain Publishing on 3rd November 2015 Genres: Extreme Horror, Horror Pages: 314 Format: eARC Buy on Amazon Goodreads An unholy predator on the prowl! The small town of Lakeview offers little excitement for Duane, Savannah, and their friends. They’re about to endure their ten-year high school reunion when their lives are shattered by the arrival of an ancient, vengeful evil. The werewolf. The first attack leaves seven dead and four wounded. And though the beast remains on the loose and eager to spill more blood, the sleepy town is about to face an even greater terror. Because the four victims of the werewolf’s fury are…

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    {Review} Savage Species by Jonathan Janz

    Published by Samhain Publishing on September 3, 2013 Pages: 320 Format: eBook Buy on Amazon Goodreads This is my second or third read by Jonathan and the best so far. I liked the action, the creatures, the gore and the descriptions.The pacing was consistent and relentless, pulling you along on this “run for your life” tale of carnage and violence. It only slipped up for me toward the end where the story dragged on a little too long.The character were done better than previous reads, but there were still some “over the top’ conversations/moments that were unbelievable on all levels. Still, I over-looked that due to the fact that Jesse…