I’m back from three nights at a fantastic festival in Southwold. I read a chapter from The Unblemished at midnight, Saturday, in front of around 250 people, easily my biggest ever audience, despite it being either inherited, or lying in wait for the circus performers at the end of the evening. I took along a […]

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International Horror Guild Awards

Conrad’s novella The Scalding Rooms has been shortlisted for an IHG Award in the Long Fiction category alongside Susan Hill, Laird Barron and Lucius Shepard. Good luck to all the finalists. The winner will be announced on Friday 31st October at an online presentation here.

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Some nice words said about Rain and The Scalding Rooms in Dead Reckonings 3. Choice quotes have been added to the relevant sections.

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British Fantasy Awards 2008

Three of Conrad’s works have been longlisted for British Fantasy Awards. PDF files of the stories are available if you want to read them before casting your final votes… The three titles are: NovellaThe Scalding Rooms (PS Publishing)Rain (Gray Friar) Short StoryTight Wrappers (from Phobic, Comma Press) Enjoy!

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