The Body Horror Book

by Brian Craddock
Drawing from horror visionaries such as Clive Barker, David Cronenberg, and Mark Powell, including introspective analysis of films such as ‘Tusk,’ ‘The Fly,’ ‘Hellraiser,’ and ‘Eat,’ The Body Horror Book is a non-fiction exploration of the monstrous aspect of the human form.
By exploring the literary trope of the carnival and the grotesque, and how the state of cultural and political affairs dictate the monsters created within fiction and film, The body Horror Book is designed to educate, terrify, intrigue, and beguile, if you dare to enter the rabbit hole….

“Insightful and downright entertaining, e Body Horror Book pierces the tenuous membrane between ction and reality, exposing the fears we all have in common … the horrors in icted on the human body.”
– Bob Pastorella, author of

“If you only have time to read one book… make sure it’s this book.”
– Brendon Meynel, President.Australasian Horror Writers Association Inc.

“Fascinating and accessible, the Body Horror Book is a strikingly diverse exploration of horror that is interested not simply in getting under your skin, but also in nding out just what you’ve got hiding under there.”
– William Tea, Ginger Nuts Of Horror

‘…a solid and thought-provoking production.’
– Tabula Rassa Mag

David M Hoenig
Kirsten Imani Kasai
Brian Craddock
Cameron Trost
Greg Chapman
Hunter Shea
Dmetri Kakmi
JJ Roye
Ciaran Bruder
Pete Sutton
Ebony Bell
Benjamin Orchard
Maree Kimberley
Natalie Satakovski
John Paul Fitch
Claire Fitzpatrick
Robb Forrester
Kaaron Warren
Steven Lindsay
Kaaron Warren
Gary Kemble
Anthony Ferguson
Tracie Fahey
Andrea Dean Van Scoyoc
Robert N Stephenson
Steven Herczeg
Aaron Sterns
CE Robertson