2021 Australian Shadows Awards Winners!

Huge congratulations to the 2021 Australian Shadows Awards winners, and to all the finalists. Massive thanks to all the judges and everyone at the AHWA that makes these awards possible.

NON-FICTION

Vampire Poetry by Kyla Lee Ward (Hippocampus Press)

I’m Looking Right At You, HP Lovecraft by Jack Dann (IFWG)

The Curious Reclassification of Peter …

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New Acquisitions: Midnight Masquerade & Black Days and Bloody Nights by Greg Chapman

IFWG Publishing Australia is proud to announce two new dual publications from Bram Stoker Award and Australian Shadows Award nominated author and artist, Greg Chapman, for 2024.

MIDNIGHT MASQUERADE and BLACK DAYS AND BLOODY NIGHTS will collect brand new fiction alongside Chapman’s acclaimed novellas, ‘The Last Night of October’, ‘The Followers’, ‘Vaudeville’ and ‘Torment’.

Of …

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Publishing Opportunity for Australian Horror Writers

Award-winning author and anthology editor Deborah Sheldon wants submissions for KILLER CREATURES DOWN UNDER: HORROR STORIES WITH BITE, an open-call anthology to be released by IFWG Publishing Australia in 2023.

Killer Creatures Down Under: Horror Stories with Bite will comprise stories from Australian writers obtained entirely from open callout. The stories must feature Australian animals; in …

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The Haunting of Harry Peck is now available!

Emerging author David-Jack Fletcher has released his debut comedy-horror novella, The Haunting of Harry Peck (Rack and Rune Publishing), available now from Amazon.

The story revolves around a young man who is pressured into killing a chicken, only to be haunted by its vengeful ghost. Fletcher draws on classic horror tropes to explore a totally …

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First Antipodean writing team to co-write a story for the Alien franchise!

Alien – Inferno’s Fall by Philippa Ballantine and Clara Čarija (Titan Books) is now available for pre-order! This original novel based on the films from 20th Century Studios will be published 26th July 2022.

A gargantuan, horseshoe-shaped ship appears over the mining planet Shānmén, unleashing a black rain of death that creates Xenomorph-like monsters …

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