Author Archives: jackbantry

About jackbantry

Jack Bantry is the editor of Splatterpunk Zine. He works as a postman and resides in a small town at the edge of the North York Moors.

PARADISE, MAINE by Jackson R Thomas (Book Review)

PARADISE, MAINE by Jackson R Thomas (Alien Agenda) Darren and Vanis’ marriage has hit a rocky patch when they find out Vanis can’t have a baby. Vanis’ following depression results in a breakdown with their sex life and then Vanis … Continue reading

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Dan Henk interview

Here’s an interview I did recently with writer, artist and tattooist, Mr Dan Henk. First, how did you become interested in the world of horror? I’ve always been drawn to the dark side. My absolute favourite is sci-fi horror. I … Continue reading

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Glenn Rolfe interview 

He’s an interview I did recently with Maine horror writer Glenn Rolfe, who also runs the small press publisher, Alien Agenda. Can you remember your first introduction to the world of Horror? Sure, it was HBO when I was, like, … Continue reading

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THE VENUS COMPLEX by Barbie Wilde (Audiobook Review)

THE VENUS COMPLEX by Barbie Wilde narrated by Doug Bradley (Comet Press) “A man rises out of an abyss of frustration and rage and creates works of art out of destruction, goddesses out of mere dental hygienists and beauty out … Continue reading

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BULLY by JF Gonzalez (Midnight Library)

After the nostalgia and sheer brilliance of ANIMALS & MONSTERS I tucked into BULLY, a lesser known novel by Gonzalez. Danny Hernandez was a young kid. He was frequently out skateboarding with his best-friend Bobby Whitsett, when they are targeted … Continue reading

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CUTTIN’ HEADS by D. A. Watson (Book Review)

“Aldo Evans is a desperate man. Fired from his job and deeply in debt, he struggles to balance a broken family life with his passion for music. Luce Figura is a troubled woman. A rhythmic perfectionist, she is haunted by … Continue reading

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Hans & Greta by Alessandro Manzetti & Paolo Di Orazio

HANS AND GRETA by Alessandro Manzetti and Paolo Di Orazio (Translated from Italian by Daniele Bonfanti. English editing by Michael Bailey) *** Six hours to midnight, October 31st, Night of the Dead, a man’s scream sent all the crows on the … Continue reading

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