51a. By what sobriquet is writer John F.D. Taff known?
51b. What is the title of the 2013 Taff novel based upon a 19th Century Tennessee legend?
52a. In Clive Barker’s Cabal, what does Narcisse do after he reveals the whereabout of Midian to Boone?
52b. What is the name of the leader of the Night Breed?
53a. Who has been the editor of The Best Horror of the Year anthologies since their inception in 2009?
53b. What is the title of the anthology edited by this person, inspired by Lewis Carroll?
54a. In Joe Hill’s Heart-Shaped Box, what item of clothing arrives in the heart-shaped box?
54b. Protagonist Judas Coyne owns a chessboard that once belonged to which notorious occultist?
55a. Which Laird Barron novel begins with a grim re-telling of the Rumpelstiltskin story?
55b. In Barron’s The Light is the Darkness what is the name of the gladiator protagonist?
51a. The King of Pain.
51b. The Bell Witch.
52a. He mutilates his own face with a razor.
53a. Ellen Datlow.
53b. Mad Hatters and March Hares.
54a. A dead man’s funeral suit.
54b. Aleister Crowley.
55a. The Croning.
55b. Conrad Navarro.