Author Archives: Ray Cluley

The zombies are here!

My writing resource for English students is now available. Here’s the blurb: Zombie Apocalypse! (for Year 9) Escape from a zombie invasion while learning about different writing forms with 12 creative writing activities. Your students will love the action-packed, imaginative … Continue reading

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An A to Z of books

Okay, I was tagged in this a while ago (thanks Jess) but I’ve just found my scribbled notes and thought I’d post them (at last). Any excuse to go on about books… Author you’ve read the most books by That’d … Continue reading

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A few things have happened in the last couple of weeks so here’s a bit of a catch up… First of all, I’m delighted to announce that Probably Monsters has been nominated for a British Fantasy Award for Best Collection. … Continue reading

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A great review and an(other) interview, too

Ted Grau has posted a wonderful review of Probably Monsters over at The Cosmicomicon, and was kind enough to interview me as well. You can check it out by clicking here, if you like. You can order Probably Monsters here and … Continue reading

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Me and the sea (and a few other things)

John Linwood Grant interviews me at Grey Dog Tales as part of the Stranger Seas series, and I do love a good nautical horror story. How about you? Got any favourite horrors at sea?

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Best News

So I can spill the beans, now that the table of contents has been posted: my story ‘Indian Giver’ will be republished in volume 8 of Ellen Datlow’s The Best Horror of the Year series. The story first appeared as … Continue reading

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Probably Monsters short-listed for Best Collection

This is Horror has published the short-list for their This is Horror Awards and – great news! – Probably Monsters is up for consideration as Short Story Collection of the Year. I’m honoured to get in among this load of … Continue reading

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