We are celebrating the publication of In the Mountains of Madness: The Life, Death, and Extraordinary Afterlife of H.P. Lovecraft, W. Scott Poole’s new book about the iconic weird horror author. Kirkus Reviews praises it as “seamlessly weav[ing] biography and criticism . . . thoroughly enjoyable and highly readable.” The book follows Lovecraft through his life and into his significant afterlife, tracing his influence on modern horror filmmakers, writers, and readers. Scott is the author of Vampira: Dark Goddess of Horror and Monsters in America, which received the John G. Cawelti prize and was listed among the AAUP’s “Best of the Best” in 2011. He teaches at the College of Charleston.
This book is currently on backorder. Please call or email for availability.