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!

New Book Release! ARC readers say “I couldn’t put this book down.”

  It begins with a deceptive cry for help. Before it ends, a quiet Detroit suburb's illusion of safety will be shattered forever. From the award-winning, multi-genre author behind the highly lauded The Haunting of Cabin Green and the Alexa Bentley Paranormal Mysteries comes a terrifying psychological thriller that will make you double-check your locks and fear your neighbors. This book … Continue reading New Book Release! ARC readers say “I couldn’t put this book down.”

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

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!

Latest Release – Frightened in France: A Paranormal Mystery

Frightened in France, the second book in the Alexa Bentley Paranormal Mysteries Series, is available now! If  you haven't read the first one (Missing in Michigan) yet, be sure to start there. Both books are available for Kindle and Kindle Unlimited. If you prefer print, they can also be ordered in paperback! She's a Witty, … Continue reading Latest Release – Frightened in France: A Paranormal Mystery