June 2011: Review and Recap

June marked the release of our seventh fiction issue, with stories by W.H. Pugmire, Stephen Woodworth, Don Webb, and more. If you haven’t read it yet, do check it out and let us know what you think.

We also launched a July promotion, offering discounted print copies of Historical Lovecraft and bundled copies of Historical Lovecraft and Fraterfamilias. If you’re interested in the e-book version, we’ve got a sale at Smashwords with 25% off Historical Lovecraft and …

IFPJune 2011: Review and Recap

Super Summer Book Sale

It doesn’t get any cheaper than this for your summer reading. Innsmouth Free Press is discounting the paperback version of Historical Lovecraft from $14.99 US/$16.99 CAD/£9.99 down to $12.99 US/$14.99 CAD/£8.99 starting now and during the month of July. Just click on the PayPal link below to order. If you are located outside the US, Canada or the UK we’ll still ship and discount $2 off your order (contact us to calculate the total with shipping).

Or, enjoy two …

Silvia Moreno-GarciaSuper Summer Book Sale

Table of Contents: Candle in the Attic Window

We are very happy to announce that we have a table of contents for Candle in the Attic Window, our anthology of Gothic fiction. The book is set to be released this September, so you have plenty of time to be frightened before Halloween.

The final table of contents includes 27 poems and short stories that take old Gothic tropes – such as haunted mansions, ghosts, curses, and death – and spin them anew for a modern audience.

Without …

IFPTable of Contents: Candle in the Attic Window

Victoria Day Promotion: $2 for Historical Lovecraft

It’s a long weekend here in Canada, thanks to Victoria Day, and we’re extending the love for the Queen all through the world by selling the e-book version of Historical Lovecraft for only $2 at Smashwords.com. Eldtrich evil does not get any cheaper!

Smashwords offers e-books in all formats, from ePub to Kindle. Just enter code JB69Y during checkout to receive your discount. Offer valid from May 19 until May 24.

Historical Lovecraft contains 26 tales of horror through time, …

IFPVictoria Day Promotion: $2 for Historical Lovecraft

Blogging Buddies: Week 3

Welcome to the third week of Blogging Buddies! Every week, until May 20, several Historical Lovecraft contributors will be blogging about the anthology. Your mission? To answer a few questions (answers found in blog posts scattered through the Internetz). Your reward? This week, it’s an Innsmouth Free Press tote bag.

Rules: The authors’ blog posts will go up, starting tomorrow, until Friday. Keep your eyes peeled for them. Answer the questions by Sunday midnight PST. You must e-mail your answers …

IFPBlogging Buddies: Week 3

Blogging Buddies: Week 2

Welcome to the second week of Bloggig Buddies! Every week until May 20, several Historical Lovecraft contributors will be blogging about the anthology. Your mission? To answer a few questions (answers found in blog posts scattered through the Internetz). Your reward? This week, it’s an Innsmouth Free Press mug.

Rules: The authors’ blog posts will go up, starting tomorrow (one by one), until Friday. Keep your eyes peeled for them. Answer the questions by Sunday midnight PST. You must e-mail …

IFPBlogging Buddies: Week 2

Coming soon: Issue 7

Our seventh fiction issue won’t be hitting the Internet until next month, but we thought we should give you a teaser of things to come by way of a cover image and a bit of information on what abominations will await you.

This time around, the artwork on the cover is by freelance illustrator Scott Purdy. We’ve nicknamed the image “Treetulhu”.

The issue contains six stories and is headlined by W.H. Pugmire. It will also include fiction by Don …

IFPComing soon: Issue 7

April Giveaway Winners

Wow. April was jam-packed with giveaways to celebrate the launch of Historical Lovecraft. Oh, and we’re not done yet. The Blogging Buddies and Supernatural-Meets-Lovecraft contests are still going on.

Nevertheless, we’ve got the names of last month’s winners.

The winners of the three crocheted Cthulhus are: Elizabeth McClellan, Frances Rowat, Callisto D’Io.

The pre-sale customer who gets three additional Innsmouth titles is David Freireich. Thanks, David! We’ll ship Fraterfamilias, to you, as well as Candle

IFPApril Giveaway Winners

Blogging Buddies

Welcome to the first week of Bloggig Buddies! Every week until May 20, several Historical Lovecraft contributors will be blogging about the anthology. Your mission? To answer a few questions (answers found in blog posts scattered through the Internetz). Your reward? This week, it’s an autographed DVD copy of Last Lovecraft: Relic of Cthulhu and a bonus eldritch surprise!

Rules: The authors’ blog posts will go up, one by one, starting tomorrow, until Friday. Keep your eyes peeled for them. …

IFPBlogging Buddies

Historical Lovecraft: Launches Today, Win Cthulhu in Purple Suit


It’s here! April 20 marks the official launch date of Historical Lovecraft, an anthology containing 26 tales of horror through time. This is the last day to purchase the book with a 20% discount (see here for details) and we need your help to get the word out. Why should you help? ‘Cause you may win a Cthulhu in a purple suit  with a top hat.

We are giving away one print of Myke Amend’s “Reign in

IFPHistorical Lovecraft: Launches Today, Win Cthulhu in Purple Suit

“Supernatural”-meets-Lovecraft Contest

We’ve heard a rumour or two (three, four and five) that CW show Supernatural is going Lovecraft this year. Since we’re a Lovecraft zine and we review Supernatural, we just couldn’t let that one go. So, we’re having ourselves a contest here at Innsmouth Free Press to commemorate that happy conjunction.

What you could win

Grand Prize: Two tickets to the Lovecraft Film Festival in San Pedro, California (no travel, just the tickets) this September. …

IFP“Supernatural”-meets-Lovecraft Contest

Historical Lovecraft: Second Sample Story


They say the proof is in the pudding. In our efforts to prove Historical Lovecraft (on pre-sale now) is a tasty anthology, we’ve got another free sample story for you.

“Ahuizotl”, by Nelly Geraldine Garcia-Rosas, is set in Colonial Mexico. It mixes Prehispanic legends with Cthulhu Mythos and utilizes the creature known as the “ahuizotl” as a pivotal element of dread. Garcia-Rosas hails from Mexico. “Ahuizotl”, written originally in Spanish, is one of two stories translated for the anthology …

IFPHistorical Lovecraft: Second Sample Story