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  About Dark Moon Books       Back to Top    

Dark Moon Books is owned and operated by Eric J. Guignard, as of January, 2017.

The company was purchased and rebranded from its previous owner, friend and mentor, Stan Swanson, who originally founded Dark Moon Books in 2011 as a horror imprint of his publishing house, Stony Meadow Publishing.

The current reincarnation of Dark Moon Books promotes dark fiction primarily through multi-author anthologies and single author collections along with an occasional nod to the novel.

Those who wish to reminisce on the old Dark Moon Books website can do so through WayBack Machine here: OLD-darkmoonbooks.com


  Mission and Vision       Back to Top

The mission of Dark Moon Books is to publish unusual and invigorating dark fiction for readers around the world.

Dark Moon Books envisions being a leading voice in publishing dark fiction that is of compelling creativity and impeccable quality. DMB promotes the work of indie and professional authors alike that is

   Experimental, innovative, or progressive;
   Enjoyable to read;
   A diverse representation of the culturally-rich world we live in.


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“Eric J. Guignard’s editorial prowess is evident throughout his works.”   Publishers Weekly


<These are> books that are as interesting and thoughtprovoking as they are entertaining.   Black Static Magazine


"Eric J. Guignard is a visionary."   Kaaron Warren, Multiple award-winning and best-selling author of The Grief Hole and Slights


“These are beautiful books, they look amazing and the quality of the production is some of the best by a independent publisher... Editor Eric J. Guignard is doing exciting stuff with Dark Moon Books. He is one of the hardest working folks in the indie horror scene and it is paying off. His name on a book is a mark of quality.   Postcards From a Dying World


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Editor-in-Chief: Eric J. Guignard

Eric J. Guignard is a writer and editor of dark and speculative fiction, operating from the shadowy outskirts of Los Angeles. He’s twice won the Bram Stoker Award, been a finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award, and a multi-nominee of the Pushcart Prize. Outside the glamorous and jet-setting world of indie fiction, he’s a technical writer and college professor.

His latest books are his short story collection, THAT WHICH GROWS WILD (Cemetery Dance Publications) and novel, DOORWAYS TO THE DEADEYE (JournalStone). He also edits the (upcoming) series, The Horror Writers Association’s HAUNTED LIBRARY OF HORROR CLASSICS with co-editor Leslie S. Klinger (SourceBooks).

For more about Eric J. Guignard, visit his author page: www.ericjguignard.com


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