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Meet “Spider Season” Author Billy Hanson
October 13, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Meet “Spider Season” author Billy Hanson on Sunday, Oct. 13 at Salem Historical Tours & Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour at 8 Central St. from 11 am to 1 p.m. and get an autographed copy of his book “Spider Season.”
Book Authority, the world’s leading site for non-fiction recommendations, named Spider Season as one of the best new horror books to read for 2019. Hanson’s debut collection of horror stories explores the shadowy corners of the human psyche, where delusion, rage and paranoia can thrive. Grim fantasy and nightmarish realities collide, monsters and men are one in the same and daily life can suddenly turn into bloody horror because when Spider Season comes around, fear is everywhere.
Billy Hanson is a writer and filmmaker, with projects ranging from music videos and comics to web series and films, including Lightning Dogs on Funny or Die and the acclaimed adaptation of Stephen King’s Survivor Type, lauded as “one of the most jaw-dropping adaptations of (King’s) ever made…” He has also written for the horror anthology comic, Grimm Tales of Terror and his first collection, Spider Season, was released on October 9th, 2018. Born and raised in Maine, and with a BFA from Florida State University’s prestigious Film School, Billy now lives in Los Angeles with his wife and son.