HP Lovecraft

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Top 10 books about museums | David Barnett
Whether it is Orhan Pamuk’s love-struck Museum of Innocence, Donna Tartt’s bombing in a New York gallery, or the case of a curator who turned to crime, museums are home to fascinating stories

David Barnett

28, Apr, 2021 @12:29 PM

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Lovecraft Country recap: season one, episode seven – a trippy, afro-futurist time-travelling delight
HBO’s 1950s fantasy sci-fi takes another unexpected turn as Hippolyta and George reunite and Montrose’s flimsily divided worlds collide

Ellen E Jones

28, Sep, 2020 @2:31 PM

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Lovecraft Country recap: season one, episode six – war, Judy Garland and a foxy lady
A Judy-loving nine-tailed fox spirit switches up the mood as we jump back in time three years for a standalone episode that featured some murderous romance

Ellen E Jones

21, Sep, 2020 @2:00 PM

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Lovecraft Country recap: season one, episode five – the goriest, sauciest episode yet
As HBO’s fantasy epic continues, we saw Tic beat his father to a pulp – though it was ‘the Stiletto Scene’ that proved unbeatably shocking

Ellen E Jones

14, Sep, 2020 @2:30 PM

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Lovecraft Country review – are people scarier than monsters?
Thrilling action-adventure is the first priority of this new HP Lovecraft-inspired drama, but its prescient message about racism is never far from the surface

Ellen E Jones

17, Aug, 2020 @9:10 PM

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The City We Became by NK Jemisin review – a fizzing New York fantasy
Hideous apparitions attack NYC, as Jemisin has ‘a little monstrous fun’ after the Broken Earth saga

Adam Roberts

14, May, 2020 @6:30 AM

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NK Jemisin: 'It’s easier to get a book set in black Africa published if you're white'
The three-time Hugo award winner is one of the biggest names in modern scifi. She talks about overcoming racism to rewrite the future

Alison Flood

02, May, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Re-Animator director Stuart Gordon dies aged 72
Director made his name with shock theatre in Chicago before turning to gory screen horror – and creating Disney classic Honey I Shrunk the Kids

Andrew Pulver

25, Mar, 2020 @12:50 PM

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Color Out of Space review – Nicolas Cage goes cosmic in freaky sci-fi horror
A repulsive alien organism is unleashed on Earth in Richard Stanley’s scary, hokey – and often funny – extravaganza

Cath Clarke

27, Feb, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Top 10 books about strange towns
From JG Ballard’s corporate towns of the near future to Richard Scarry’s animal society in Busytown … Shaun Prescott picks his favourite civilisations in miniature

Shaun Prescott

22, Aug, 2018 @9:19 AM

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Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff review – smartly subversive pulp horror
Secret societies, ghosts and Ku Klux Klan killers … racists are the monsters in this Lovecraft homage with a conscience

Stuart Kelly

14, Mar, 2018 @3:00 PM

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Buy a cat, stay up late, don't drink: top 10 writers’ tips on writing
Made a New Year resolution to start writing that novel? Take some writing tips from Leo Tolstoy, Muriel Spark, John Steinbeck and other famous authors

Travis Elborough

03, Jan, 2018 @11:27 AM

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