Hotter Blood (#2)

In Hotter Blood, sex and horror are coupled to an ecstatic effect. This is the second in the provocative anthology series that defined a genre and spanned a generation. Grant Morrison’s Bram Stoker- nominated “The Braille Encyclopedia” spearheads a collection of 24 original stories, with additional contributions from horror stars like Richard Laymon and Nancy Collins, comic book talents Kurt Busiek and John Byrne, and superstar horror director Mick Garris. Explore the dark side of having your lover in “The Tub” with you, find out when “Confession” isn’t good for the soul, and feed your hunger for erotic horror with this delectable collection…


“Acutely readable — punctuated with moments of genuine stimulation.”


“An outstanding collection […] A daring combination of sex and terror […] mixed with deadly intent by the best writers the horror field has to offer! A must-read for any horror fan!”

Cemetery Dance

“A worthy successor to Hot Blood, taking an even more aggressive and daring approach to erotic horror. Aggressive and riveting, Hotter Blood’s lineup is a virtual Who’s Who of modern horror, with a mixture of talented newcomers bound to hit it big in the near future.”


“An amazing anthology of all-new stories by some of the hottest writers around […] highly recommended.”

2 AM Magazine

“A provocative journey into the gut wrenching excursions of the horrors that we all face. HOTTER BLOOD is filled with a potpourri of talent.”


“Really smokes […] Every piece of fiction in this anthology is superb […] editors Jeff Gelb and Michael Garrett have outdone themselves.”

Rave Reviews

“All of the stories are interesting and exciting […] if short fiction is your fiction of choice, this collection will be hard to beat.”

Mystery Scene

“If you like sex with your horror, these are pretty fun and about half of them lubed this reviewer’s tubes.”


Awards & Accolades


Includes “The Braille Encyclopedia” Bram Stoker Award Nominee: “Best Short Fiction”