The world's premier annual showcase of horror and dark fantasy fiction.
The year's best, and darkest, tales of terror, showcasing the most outstanding new short stories by both contemporary masters of the macabre and exciting newcomers. As ever, this acclaimed anthology also offers a comprehensive overview of the year in horror, a necrology of recently deceased luminaries, and a list of indispensable addresses horror fans and writers.
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror remains the world's leading annual anthology dedicated solely to presenting the best in contemporary horror fiction.
The best horror anthologist in the business is, of course, Stephen Jones, whose Mammoth Book of Best New Horror is one of the major bargains of this as of any other year.
An essential volume for horror readers.
Stephen Jones . . . has a better sense of the genre than almost anyone in this country. - The Times Books
It is not likely that even the most dedicated reader of horror fiction will have found all of these stories in a year of diligent reading, and the thoroughness with which Jones has tracked them down and made them available does much to support the 'best' boast in the title. - Locus