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Kin
Kin
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Start date
September 1, 2020
Finish date
September 30, 2020
Discussion
Group Reads
Why we're reading this
In memory of Jon Recluse 08/2020
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Clown in a Cornfield
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Start date
September 1, 2020
Finish date
September 30, 2020
Discussion
Group Reads
Why we're reading this
Group Read Winner September 2020
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Slaves to Gravity
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Start date
September 1, 2020
Finish date
September 30, 2020
Discussion
Group Reads: Guest Author Invite
Why we're reading this
September 2020, guest author invite
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The Malan Witch
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Start date
September 1, 2020
Finish date
September 30, 2020
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* Introduce Yourself!
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Important Group Announcement
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* Suggestions for Improving Horror Aficionados
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+ Group Reads
* September 2020 Group Read #2: Clown in a Cornfield
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* September 2020 Group Read : In Honor of Jon Recluse: KIN
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last updated 23 hours, 37 min ago
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Group Read Nomination Rules
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last updated Dec 10, 2019 06:31AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Previous Group Read and Group Listen Books
By WendyB · 1 post · 811 views
last updated Aug 17, 2017 12:28PM
October 2020 Group Read #1: CARRION COMFORT, Dan Simmons
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last updated Sep 27, 2020 08:18AM
* September 2020 Group Read #2 with Guest Authors, Wesley Southard & Somer Canon
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last updated Sep 15, 2020 04:45PM
* September 2020 Group Read with Guest Author, Catherine Cavendish
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last updated Sep 17, 2020 10:42AM
* Disclaimer
By Char · 9 posts · 111 views
last updated Jul 23, 2020 06:37AM
* New and Improved Group Reads with Guest Author Invite
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last updated Aug 16, 2018 07:41AM
August 2020 Group Read with Guest Author, Gemma Amor
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last updated Aug 26, 2020 04:04PM
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+ Buddy Reads
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What Is a Buddy Read?
By Tressa · 1 post · 1899 views
last updated Jan 22, 2013 05:03AM
* Buddy Read Suggestions
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last updated 12 minutes ago
The Outsider - Stephen King - August 24th
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last updated 15 minutes ago
Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
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last updated 33 minutes ago
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+ Horror Sub-Genres
Occult/Demons/Possession/Satanism
By Kenneth · 16 posts · 131 views
last updated 12 hours, 23 min ago
Zombie Horror
By Kenneth · 22 posts · 87 views
last updated 12 hours, 27 min ago
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last updated 19 hours, 20 min ago
Werewolves/Shapeshifters
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last updated Sep 27, 2020 07:30AM
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+ Authors
* Who Is Your Favorite Horror Author of All Time?
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last updated Sep 24, 2020 09:43AM
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By Ken B · 593 posts · 1900 views
last updated Aug 08, 2020 04:08AM
Michael McDowell
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last updated Sep 27, 2020 07:37AM
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last updated Sep 13, 2020 08:51AM
Chris Priestley
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last updated Jun 17, 2020 12:21AM
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+ Novels
* What Are You Currently Reading - 2020
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last updated 7 hours, 55 min ago
* What Have You Read - 2020
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last updated 52 minutes ago
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last updated 10 hours, 27 min ago
How often do you buy books?
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last updated 16 hours, 43 min ago
Latest book buys
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+ Short Stories
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What the Short Stories Folder is For
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last updated Jun 07, 2013 10:18AM
The Skeleton Melodies by Clint Smith
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last updated Sep 10, 2020 10:04AM
Who else enjoys reading/listening to Creepypastas?
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last updated Sep 09, 2020 03:49PM
Lost horror short story from circa 1980-1985
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last updated Sep 02, 2020 01:03PM
Horror short stories, mysteries, ghost stories by famous authors
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last updated Aug 23, 2020 05:02AM
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+ Graphic Novels
Anyone read any horror comics?
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last updated Sep 01, 2020 07:54AM
F. Paul Wilson bringing Repairman Jack graphic novel to Dynamite in 2020
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last updated Jan 12, 2020 06:56AM
Horror Manga?
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last updated Jul 12, 2019 08:14AM
Graphic novel Recommendations
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last updated Apr 07, 2018 08:53AM
IDW Horror
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last updated Feb 24, 2018 09:39AM
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+ The Audio Zone
* What is "The Audio Zone"?
By Jon Recluse · 90 posts · 594 views
last updated Dec 16, 2019 09:55AM
AUDIOBOOK on you tube
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last updated Sep 03, 2020 07:04AM
Audiobook Reviewers Wanted!
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last updated Sep 02, 2020 03:53PM
Class 5 is now out as an audiobook!
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last updated Sep 01, 2020 04:12PM
Free Lovecraftian collection for potential reviewers
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last updated Aug 05, 2020 06:31AM
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+ Buddy Listens
* Buddy Listens
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last updated Apr 25, 2020 05:45PM
Final Girls - Buddy Listen
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last updated Aug 20, 2017 08:30AM
Dracula-Full Cast Performance
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last updated Nov 21, 2016 07:02AM
* Bizarro and Splatterpunk In General
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last updated 7 hours, 53 min ago
The most goriest splatterpunk book...ever??
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last updated Sep 21, 2020 07:53AM
Any Edward Lee fans out there?
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Looking for a specific book
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last updated Jul 28, 2019 06:51AM
Starting with extreme horror
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last updated May 29, 2019 08:38AM
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+ eReaders/eBooks
* How to Lend Kindle Books
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* Kindle Lending
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* Amazon FAQ Link About Loaning Kindle Titles
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last updated Aug 03, 2014 12:55PM
Free Kindle books in the Horror category on Amazon
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last updated 19 hours, 17 min ago
Kindle Unlimited Pros and Cons
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+ New Releases
INJECTABLES: A Novel Of Lovecraftian Horror
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last updated Sep 26, 2020 11:54AM
2020 Book Releases
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last updated Sep 01, 2020 06:48PM
New Release - BELLE VUE - paranormal horror
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last updated Aug 26, 2020 05:40AM
The Invisible Choker
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last updated Aug 18, 2020 11:03AM
Slasher Anthology ft. my NJ-based short story $5 on Kindle
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last updated Aug 14, 2020 09:53AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * What the Book Recommendations Folder is For
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last updated Jul 02, 2013 01:06PM
Any good horror novels about spiders?
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Body Horror Recommendations
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last updated Aug 29, 2020 10:04AM
Actually scary, like for real!
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last updated Aug 26, 2020 06:49AM
haunted attractions
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last updated Aug 12, 2020 04:24PM
Flogging Your Blog
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last updated Sep 26, 2020 10:07AM
Guest Blog: Edgar Allan Poe, Author and ...Specter?
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last updated Jul 14, 2020 01:32PM
Active Horror Reviewer List on my blog
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last updated Mar 27, 2020 08:21AM
Lovecraft horror on the Xbox One
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last updated Feb 24, 2020 08:45AM
Guest Blog: Witch and Spirit Bottles-Women in Horror Month
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last updated Feb 23, 2020 05:52PM
* 2020 Halloween Season Reading Challenge
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last updated 10 minutes ago
* The World Terror Tour Challenge 2020
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last updated Aug 24, 2020 03:36AM
* 2020 A to Z Challenge
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* Track the Short Fiction You've Read: 2020
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last updated May 26, 2020 06:14PM
* Track the Books You've Read: 2020
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last updated Jul 07, 2020 06:58AM
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+ Writing Groups
* Writing Groups
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last updated Jan 04, 2020 06:01PM
Giving a book that Classic Gothic Feel
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last updated Sep 10, 2020 08:00AM
Too Cheesy?
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last updated Aug 22, 2020 07:30PM
Betas for Horror Fiction WIP
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last updated May 14, 2020 04:01PM
Thoughts on Book Descriptions
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last updated Aug 13, 2019 01:56PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. * Buyer and/or Reader Beware!
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last updated May 09, 2016 12:01PM
* What the Author Promotion Folder Is For
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last updated Jun 28, 2020 05:14AM
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last updated Sep 27, 2020 01:30AM
Beta Readers of first three chapters - or more - needed
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last updated Sep 25, 2020 11:51AM
London Sex Vampires
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last updated Sep 24, 2020 03:40AM
* The Indie reader Challenge 2013
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last updated Jun 19, 2014 12:35PM
* Writers Speak!
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last updated Aug 14, 2020 08:11AM
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This topic has been closed to new comments. * Pirate Sites-Illegal Book Downloads
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+ Movies & Television
* Movie Reviews
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IT: Chapter 2
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last updated Aug 22, 2020 04:31AM
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+ Getting to Know You
what are you currently listening to?
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What scares YOU?
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last updated Sep 19, 2020 10:45PM
Where are you all from?
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New to Goodreads. Looking for friends?
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Horror Readers of Plague Time
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last updated May 26, 2020 11:56PM
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+ Off Topic
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Anyone interested in haunted real-estate?
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+ Games
* Word Association Game-II
By Char · 3636 posts · 432 views
last updated Sep 22, 2020 02:49PM
The 3-Word Story
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last updated Sep 21, 2020 05:46PM
Horror Tag!
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last updated Sep 21, 2020 04:56PM
Two sentence horror stories
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last updated Aug 25, 2020 05:35AM
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+ Audio Group Listens
* March 2019 Group Listen
By Bill · 32 posts · 147 views
last updated Mar 26, 2019 10:09AM
January 2019-SWAN SONG by Robert McCammon
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last updated Jul 11, 2019 07:30AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. April 2019 Group Listen Nomination Thread
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last updated Mar 20, 2019 04:05PM
This topic has been closed to new comments. March 2019 Group Listen Nominations
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last updated Feb 20, 2019 05:58PM
February 2019 Group Listen- Red Dragon
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Curse of the Pigman
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White is for Witching
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The Ballad of Black Tom
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Kill Creek
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September 2015 Group Read

 
  61 votes, 25.8%

 
  44 votes, 18.6%

 
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Jon Recluse
Jon Recluse

Char
Char

Kimberly
Kimberly

Latasha
Latasha

WendyB
WendyB

Kenneth McKinley
Kenneth

Alan
Alan

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Kasia

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