We’ve added a new section to JackKetchum.net…
Our first offering is a website exclusive, “It’s The Dog Scene That Gets Me” – On John Carpenter’s THE THING.
Visit our FREE STUFF page, where you will find it available in a variety of e-book formats.
Watch this space, and the FREE STUFF page for future releases, as well.
Eyes Left, by Jack ketchum and Edward Lee is now available for FREE at The Original Van Gogh’s Ear Anthology!
You’ll never spend a typical afternoon at the bar ever again.
Before Sunrise has a new interview with Jack -
What’s his favorite Italian dish?
What’s the last great book he’s read?
What does he really think of the film adaptations of his works?
Read the interview, to find out!
New from Crossroad Press…
Turning Japanese: Articles, 1997-2007 for Asian Cult Cinema, an e-collection of Jack’s thoughts and insights regarding Japanese cinema that “pushed the edge of the envelope.”
Several films by Katsuya Matsumura, Yahuharu Hasebe, Ran Masaki, and Takashi Miike are covered in Turning Japanese. Among the titles reviewed are: the All Night Long series, Assault! Jack the Ripper, Snake and Whip, Audition, Visitor Q, and the Flower and Snake films.
Looking for something different to watch tonight? This might give you a few ideas…
Overlook Connection Press is offering a signed (FREE!) bookplate, featuring an original, specially commissioned portrait by Cortney Skinner!
How do you get one?
Purchase ANY Jack Ketchum Book from Overlook Connection Press, and it can be yours!
Logeion Books has published a new Greek translation of The Girl Next Door, by Nick Roussos.
This beautiful trade paperback edition can be purchased directly from the publisher, here.
TO MY FRIENDS ABROAD: Lately I’ve received so many photo requests, particularly from Russia, that I’ve decided to go paperless. Sorry. Can those of you in Russia tell me where you find my books and who publishes them? I haven’t sold a book there since the 1980s.
Please contact my webmaster if you can answer these questions.
Jack’s story Lighten Up appears, with an Afterword, in the new issue (#6) of Shock Totem Magazine.
04/17/13 UPDATE: You still haven’t purchased this?! Maybe Fangoria’s review can help you decide!
Now available on Amazon…
The Collector’s Edition of the screenplay for The Girl Next Door,
Adapted from the controversial novel The Girl Next Door by Jack Ketchum, Dan Farrands and Philip Nutman’s screenplay is published in it’s original form. Every copy is signed on the cover by Jack Ketchum and includes production stills and essays from the actors, filmmakers and an in depth interview with Jack Ketchum, Dan Farrands and Philip Nutman.
If you happen to read Greek, check out the new interview with Jack at Vakxicon!
Also, Jack will be appearing on Jackalope Radio, Saturday night at 10pm ET.