18 March 2013 1:37 PM, PDT | DreadCentral.com | See recent Dread Central news »

Fans can now pick up a brand-new edition of the critically acclaimed novel Jago from Titan Books and other major retailers. We recently chatted with author Kim Newman about his horror novel and what awaits readers around that next dark corner.

Amanda Dyar: For those who haven't checked out the book yet--can you tell us briefly about the story and what horror fans have to look forward to?

Kim Newman: It’s about weird things happening in an English village, focused on a cult led by a charismatic, would-be messiah character with enormous psychic powers.

Amanda Dyar: What were your inspirations for your new novel Jago?

Kim: It’s not actually new, but a reissue – it was my third published novel under my own name, appearing in 1991. It was the first novel I began writing, though it changed from its beginnings, and a sub-plot spun off to »

- Amanda Dyar

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