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About bmoviemonster

Mark McLaughlin is the author of the novels, HUMAN DOLL, THE HELL NEXT DOOR, and INJECTABLES. His fiction, nonfiction, and poetry have appeared in more than one-thousand magazines, newspapers, websites, and anthologies, including Cemetery Dance, Black Gate, Galaxy, Fangoria, Writer’s Digest, Midnight Premiere, Dark Arts, and two volumes each of The Best of the Rest, The Best of HorrorFind, and The Year’s Best Horror Stories (DAW Books). Mark also enjoys writing horror stories about cats, since he grew among more than 40 cats (and assorted human relatives). Many of his cat horror stories can be found in his Kindle collection, MIDNIGHT PET SHOW And Other Twisted Cat Tales. He is the author of many books of horror, so be sure to visit his Amazon Author's Page at http://www.amazon.com/Mark-McLaughlin/e/B008QCY4TC/

Four Books Of LOVECRAFTIAN HORROR STORIES

Four Books Of LOVECRAFTIAN HORROR STORIESby Mark McLaughlin & Michael Sheehan, Jr. All available in trade paperback and hardcover formats, and on Kindle Unlimited. HORRORS & ABOMINATIONS: 24 Tales Of The Cthulhu MythosEnter a midnight world of grotesque creatures and … Continue reading

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MIDNIGHT PET SHOW And Other Twisted Cat Tales

Midnight Pet Show And Other Twisted Cat Tales by Mark McLaughlin On Kindle Unlimited. $0.99 to buy.https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09Q2B7FNP Midnight Pet Show And Other Twisted Cat Tales is a short Kindle collection of eerie and surreal cat tales, including “Midnight Pet Show,” … Continue reading

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EMPRESS OF THE LIVING DEAD: 25 Tales of Horror and the Bizarre

EMPRESS OF THE LIVING DEAD: 25 Tales Of Horror & The Bizarre by Mark McLaughlin. Available on Kindle Unlimited and as a paperback or hardcover:Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09NW4B2WQ/ EMPRESS OF THE LIVING DEAD collects 25 stories of horror and dark fantasy by Bram … Continue reading

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“The Prisoner of Carcosa” Available in New Formats

The Kindle version of the story collection, THE PRISONER OF CARCOSA & More Tales of the Bizarre, is now available:https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09NP4FQ6B/The paperback is also available, and the hardcover will be available within a couple days. The collection, co-written with my best … Continue reading

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“Nightmares & Tentacles” Now In Paperback and Hardcover Formats

NIGHTMARES & TENTACLES: 13 Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos by Mark McLaughlin & Michael Sheehan, Jr. Available on Kindle Unlimited.US: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09LRH6S4T/UK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B09LRH6S4T/ Also available as a trade paperback and hardcover:Trade Paperback: https://www.amazon.com/Nightmares…/dp/B09MYWTP7D/ Hardcover: https://www.amazon.com/Nightmares…/dp/B09MYRFSGW/ NIGHTMARES & TENTACLES presents 13 tales … Continue reading

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“Shoggoth Apocalypse” from NIGHTMARES & TENTACLES

The story “Shoggoth Apocalypse” appears in the new fiction collection, NIGHTMARES & TENTACLES: 13 TALES OF THE CTHULHU MYTHOS, ©2021 Mark McLaughlin & Michael Sheehan, Jr. NIGHTMARES & TENTACLES: 13 Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos. Available on Kindle Unlimited:US: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09LRH6S4T/Continue reading

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The Top Ten Stories of H.P. Lovecraft

by Mark McLaughlin I’ve always loved the works of H.P. Lovecraft – even when I was a child. My mother used to drop me off at the library when she went shopping, and I’d spend the afternoon reading horror stories. … Continue reading

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Book Review: “ORBGASM: An Erotic Pulp Sci-Fi Satyricon” by Sam Irvin

“ORBGASM: An Erotic Pulp Sci-Fi Satyricon” by Sam IrvinReviewed by Mark McLaughlin Available as a paperback or on Kindle: https://www.amazon.com/ORBGASM-Erotic-Pulp…/dp/B08MSVJCSR/ Really, the sizzling subtitle of this hefty paperback novel says it all. Right there, you are being told that the … Continue reading

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CTHULHU 101: The Basics Of Lovecraft’s Fiction

by Mark McLaughlin Because I’ve written so many Cthulhu Mythos stories over the years, people ask me questions about the creator of the Mythos, Howard Phillips Lovecraft. They may already know that he was an author from an earlier time … Continue reading

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Top 13 Lovecraftian Movies *Not* Based on the Cthulhu Mythos

by Mark McLaughlin Part 1: What Gives a Movie a Lovecraftian Flair? There are plenty of great movies based on the fiction of H.P. Lovecraft, creator of the Cthulhu Mythos. And, there are many, equally entertaining movies of a Lovecraftian … Continue reading

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