Monday, January 28, 2013

AT FEAR'S ALTAR reviewed by Publishers Weekly

I'm extremely humbled by the latest review for At Fear's Altar. Not only is it a glowing one, but it comes from the prestigious Publishers Weekly.

A sample:

"Literate horror fans who have yet to encounter Canadian author Gavin (Charnel Wine) are in for a treat in this collection of 13 stories that evoke familiar genre themes in creative ways. The lyrical prose is often at a higher level than usual presentations of otherworldly demons and malevolent forces..."

The entire review may be read here.

I feel very fortunate because this is the second book I've had reviewed by PW and both reviews have been extremely positive. Those who wish to read their review of my 2007 collection Omens may do so here.