New Horror Book!

My latest release, Sinhole: A Horror Story, came out on October 8, 2019. It's available in paperback and for Kindle & Kindle Unlimited. "Not for the faint of heart...Shift[s] the perspective of what a horror novel really has the potential to be. Sinkhole is an intelligent and terrifying triumph in the world of horror fiction." - … Continue reading New Horror Book!

Coming Soon: Audiobook for The Haunting of Cabin Green!

I'm thrilled to announce that Tantor Audio and the talented Matt Godfrey joined up to create an audiobook of my award-winning, #1 Amazon bestselling modern Gothic horror book, The Haunting of Cabin Green! You can hear a sample of the audio over on Tantor's website. More information will be available as the official release date … Continue reading Coming Soon: Audiobook for The Haunting of Cabin Green!

WIHM, Interviews, and ‘Best of’ Lists

Happy Women in Horror Month! Whether you're a female working in any aspect of the horror industry or a fan who enjoys the work of horror's creative females, February is always a great month for horror! This year is the 10th Annual celebration of women in horror, and it's been bigger than ever. If you're … Continue reading WIHM, Interviews, and ‘Best of’ Lists

Gothic Horror Kindle Sale: 99 Cents!

Kindle copies of The Haunting of Cabin Green are on sale in the US and UK for only 99 cents today! Be sure to grab your copy of the Gothic horror novel that PopSugar, Inquisitr, Ranker, and BoredPanda called one of the 'Best Horror Books of 2018.' Are you ready to meet The Darkness at … Continue reading Gothic Horror Kindle Sale: 99 Cents!

Indie Gothic Horror Book on Two ‘Best of 2018’ Lists, Plus a Reader’s Choice Nod

The Haunting of Cabin Green: A Modern Gothic Horror Novel has been featured on Best Horror Books of 2018 lists by PopSugar and The Inquisitr.

Gothic Horror Explained: How it’s Different from Standard Horror

Gothic horror shares many elements in common with traditional horror and old-fashioned ghost stories, but it's definitely it's own specific sub-genre. Instead of utilizing lots of gore and a more modern, straight-forward writing approach, Gothic horror concerns itself more with emotions, symbolism, and setting a creepy ambiance. Examples of classic Gothic horror range from Frankenstein and Dracula to The Haunting … Continue reading Gothic Horror Explained: How it’s Different from Standard Horror

Reader’s Choice Award Nominee: Please Vote!

The Haunting of Cabin Green is a Reader's Choice Award Nominee for Best Horror/Suspense Book of 2018. Please vote by clicking here! Comments count as votes, so please leave a comment that says "The Haunting of Cabin Green by April A. Taylor." The site is also giving away a free Kindle and Amazon gift card, if … Continue reading Reader’s Choice Award Nominee: Please Vote!