Kim Newman

Kim Newman is an award-winning writer, critic, journalist and broadcaster who lives in London. He is a contributing editor to the UK film magazine Empire, and writes its popular monthly segment, ‘The Cult of Kim Newman’. He also writes for assorted publications including Sight & Sound, The Dark Side and The Guardian. He makes frequent appearances on radio and TV, and is the chief writer of the BBC TV series Mark Kermode’s Secrets of Cinema.

He has won many awards, including the Bram Stoker, International Horror Guild, Prix Ozone, British Fantasy and British Science Fiction Awards, and been nominated for the Hugo, World Fantasy, and James Herbert Awards. Kim also writes non-fiction books focused on popular culture, film, and television, including a comprehensive overview of the horror film industry, Nightmare Movies (Bloomsbury).

You can keep up to date with Kim’s events and writing via his website johnnyalucard.com. Find him on Twitter @annodracula.

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Books

  • Black is the Night

    Format:
    Paperback
    Released:
    10 Jun 2025

    An anthology of exclusive new short stories in tribute to the master of pulp era crime writing, Cornell Woolrich. Woolrich, …

  • A Christmas Ghost Story

    Format:
    Hardback
    Released:
    8 Oct 2024

    December 1st. Angie and her teenage son Rust prepare for Christmas, stringing fairy lights around their isolated home on the …

  • Bound in Blood

    Format:
    Hardback
    Released:
    10 Sep 2024

    You find it hidden in the dark corner of the bookstore; tucked away in a box in the attic, desperate …

  • Anno Dracula Signed 30th Anniversary Edition

    Format:
    Hardback
    Released:
    4 Oct 2022

    It is 1888 and Queen Victoria has remarried, taking as her new consort the Wallachian Prince infamously known as Count …

  • Black is the Night

    Format:
    Hardback
    Released:
    4 Oct 2022

    An anthology of exclusive new short stories in tribute to the master of pulp era crime writing, Cornell Woolrich. Woolrich, …

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