• Led to the Wrong

    OUT NOW: Led to the Wrong

    ‘Cracking thrillers with plenty of two-fisted punch.’

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  • Mean and Dark

    OUT NOW: Mean and Dark

    ‘A wondrous collection of horror film criticism, delivers exquisite insight into our favourite fright flicks.’

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  • Cool Blood Walk

    OUT NOW: Cool Blood Walk

    The hot weather has broken.  Now it is time to find shade that has British cool and settle down to the latest horror from Red Rattle Books…

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  • DSB

    OUT NOW: Done Something Bad

    ‘Done Something Bad is like a long fascinating poker game that has deadly stakes.’

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    OUT NOW: Choke Bay

    The latest horror from Red Rattle. ‘Stunning, a marvellous mixture of supernatural horror and unrequited love.’

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Welcome to Red Rattle Books, an independent publishing company based in London and Liverpool.

Here you can find information on who we are, our latest titles, how to contact us and guidelines for manuscript submissions, press enquiries and book orders.

Red Rattle Books specialises in quality crime, horror, and the odd surprise. Providing a platform for new and talented authors, we produce contemporary fiction as well as non-fiction books which push the boundaries of traditional genres.

Red Rattle Blog

Led to the Wrong

OUT NOW: Led to the Wrong

Sly smiles and thrills from Red Rattle Books.  Led To The Wrong is a tough but satisfying thriller from Red Rattle Books regular Jim Lawler.   ‘I’M NOT A BAD FELLA.’ ‘NO, YOU’RE NOT.  YOU’RE A NICE FELLA.’ Joe walks …

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Mean and Dark

OUT NOW: Mean and Dark

Warmth and chills from Red Rattle Books.  Want to settle down to the rest of the winter with something cosy and relaxing?  Mean And Dark does that but it will also prod those dark memories and thoughts.   ‘Horror and …

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Cool Blood Walk

OUT NOW: Cool Blood Walk

The hot weather has broken.  Now it is time to find shade that has British cool and settle down to the latest horror from Red Rattle Books. Just when we thought versatility had gone out of fashion Jack Swift produces …

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Coming Soon – 2017

Red Rattle Books has at least three books lined up for 2017.    Cool Blood Walk is a vampire novel and the second book by Jack Swift to be published by Red Rattle Books.  It is very different from Undead …

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DSB

OUT NOW: ‘Done Something Bad’ and ‘Horror Pickers’

Better late than never.  After a last gasp the winter double from Red Rattle Books has just made the end of the year.  So treat yourself to a couple of books and settle down to the next year with a …

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Latest Releases

Led to the Wrong

'Thrillers with plenty of two-fisted punch'

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Mean and Dark

‘A wondrous collection of horror film criticism'

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Cool Blood Walk

‘A marvellous slow burn’

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DSB

A fascinating cross and double cross thriller

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HP

An in-depth look at forty horror films from around the world

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‘A marvellous mixture of supernatural horror and unrequited love.’

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