• HP

    OUT NOW: Horror Pickers

    ‘Marvellous and entertaining.  Jackson is well read and thoughtful.  He picks at the films until he finds surprises that will make viewers and readers think again.  His review of ‘Amour’ makes ‘Horror Pickers’ an essential read.’

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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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  • Hate Until Warm

    OUT NOW: Hate Until Warm

    Hate Until Warm is a violent thriller set in Liverpool and it follows the praised and successful Mortal Shuffle, the debut crime novel of Lawler.

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  • Undead Underneath

    OUT NOW: Undead Underneath

    Undead Underneath is the first zombie novel from Red Rattle Books and it follows the Zombie Bites collection of short stories that was released last year.   Undead Underneath is the debut novel by Jack Swift.  He lives and writes in Liverpool.

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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.

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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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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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OUT NOW: Choke Bay

‘KILLING WOMEN IS MAD EVEN IF IT IS FAMILY’   Spencer Calbeck returns to Choke Bay, the Yorkshire coastal village where his father killed two women and committed suicide. He arrives for the engagement party of Lauren to Ron who …

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OUT NOW: Undead Underneath and Hate Until Warm

      Camden Passage in Islington has the cobbled street that horror writers cannot resist.  The Elk In The Woods restaurant is on that cobbled street.  Red Rattle Books was at the Elk In The Woods to celebrate the …

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Nightmares Ahead

No-one Can Drive Safely When There Are Nightmares Ahead

Welcome to the latest horror ride from Red Rattle Books, publishers of horror feasts, Dracula’s Midnight Snacks, Zombie Bites and How To Defend Yourself Against Scorpions.  Nightmares Ahead contains 30 horror stories intended to ‘harrow the mind’ and a final …

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Latest Releases

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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Hate Until Warm

Hate Until Warm is a cracking hard-case thriller.'

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Undead Underneath

‘The best British zombie novel ever, Undead Underneath manages to satisfy zombie fans and be very different.’

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Nightmares Ahead

Nightmares Ahead will chill, shock, surprise and delight.

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