Detours Limited Edition Will Be Sold Out This Weekend!

The 1000 copy signed Limited Edition of Detours, which was just announced by Cemetery Dance Publications on Thursday, is already 95% sold out and will sell out this weekend! (The deluxe 52 copy Lettered Edition has already sold out.) Thank you to everyone for all of your support! If you haven’t ordered yet, there’s still time if you hurry: Preorder the Signed Limited Edition Hardcover: Cemetery Dance Publications Continue reading Detours Limited Edition Will Be Sold Out This Weekend!

Detours edited by Brian James Freeman has been announced!

My new anthology, which features contributions from Stephen King, William Peter Blatty, Dean Koontz, Clive Barker, Peter Straub, Kelley Armstrong, Michael Koryta, David Morrell, Michael Marshall and Michael Marshall Smith, Chet Williamson, Poppy Z. Brite, Stewart O’Nan, and Owen King, has just been announced by Cemetery Dance Publications. Detours is a project I’ve been working on for a couple of years, and it grew from my fascination with the parts of the creative process that you don’t see in the finished book: the lost chapters, scrapped scenes, and even the stories and fragments authors write when they need to get away from … Continue reading Detours edited by Brian James Freeman has been announced!

Fate and The Exorcist: An In-depth Interview with William Peter Blatty

Many readers asked if my 10,000 word interview with William Peter Blatty from the Cemetery Dance Publications special edition of The Exorcist/Legion would ever be available again, so I’m pleased to report it’s been republished as an eBook for just 99 cents: Fate and The Exorcist: An In-depth Interview with William Peter Blatty by Brian James Freeman When Cemetery Dance Publications managing editor Brian James Freeman sat down with William Peter Blatty for a quick interview, he already knew the New York Times bestselling author of The Exorcist, Legion, The Ninth Configuration, Elsewhere, and many other acclaimed novels was a … Continue reading Fate and The Exorcist: An In-depth Interview with William Peter Blatty

Photos of The Exorcist 40th Anniversary Special Limited Edition from Lonely Road Books

Here are a few photos of the The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition from Lonely Road Books, along with a few scans of the 13 or so color plates Caniglia created for the book, which sold out in just about 30 hours after it was announced: Continue reading Photos of The Exorcist 40th Anniversary Special Limited Edition from Lonely Road Books

Update on The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition by William Peter Blatty

Here is the latest update on The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition by William Peter Blatty that Lonely Road Books will be publishing later this year: The book is now designed and being proofread, and we’re still right on track for a summer publication date. As I mentioned last time, I originally planned on printing 6 color artwork plates in this special edition, but Caniglia went overboard and turned in 13 (!) color pieces, so I’m breaking the budget and adding all of them to the book. You can never have too much Caniglia artwork in a beautiful special edition like … Continue reading Update on The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition by William Peter Blatty

The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition Cover Artwork by Caniglia

As I mentioned a while back, Lonely Road Books will be publishing a special Limited Edition of The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Edition by William Peter Blatty.  The book sold out just 30 hours after it was announced, which is excellent for the collectors who managed to snag a copy, and production is moving along smoothly.  In fact, today I’m extremely pleased to unveil Caniglia’s incredible cover painting for the book, which I absolutely love: Caniglia is now working on the interior artwork and I’ll try to post a few more samples between now and publication.  Feel free to post your … Continue reading The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition Cover Artwork by Caniglia

The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition Announcement

UPDATE: The book sold out less than 30 hours after being officially announced!  Thanks to all of the collectors who ordered a copy! Here is the latest news from Lonely Road Books, which I thought might be of interest: The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition by William Peter Blatty featuring original artwork by Caniglia Earlier this year, William Peter Blatty announced that he had revised his original manuscript for THE EXORCIST to be published as a special 40th Anniversary edition. Lonely Road Books will be publishing a deluxe, oversized, slipcased and signed Limited Edition of this version of … Continue reading The Exorcist: The 40th Anniversary Revised Limited Edition Announcement