journalstone-new-logoJournalStone Publishing (JSP) President, Christopher C. Payne is pleased to announce The Gods of H.P. Lovecraft, a brand new anthology that collects the twelve principal deities of the Lovecraftian Mythos and sets them loose within its pages. Featuring the biggest names in horror and dark fantasy, including many NY Times bestsellers, full of original fiction and artwork, and individual commentary on each of the deities by Donald Tyson, author of Grimoire of the Necronomicon and Alhazred.

About the book: Lovecraft’s bestiary of gods has had a major influence on the horror scene from the time these sacred names were first evoked. Cthulhu, Azathoth, Nyarlathotep, Yog-Sothoth—this pantheon of the horrific calls to mind the very worst of cosmic nightmares and the very darkest signs of human nature. The Gods of H.P. Lovecraft brings together twelve all-new Mythos tales from:

1. Cthulhu (Adam Nevill)
2. Yog-Sothoth (Martha Wells)
3. Azathoth (Laird Barron)
4. Nyarlathotep (Bentley Little)
5. Shub-Niggurath (David Liss)
6. Tsathoggua (Brett Talley)
7. The Mi-Go (Christopher Golden)
8. Night-gaunts (Jonathan Maberry)
9. Elder Things (Joe Lansdale)
10. Great Race (S.T. Joshi)
11. Yig (Douglas Wynne)
12. The Deep Ones (Seanan McGuire)
With commentary on each deity by Donald Tyson

About the Authors: Aaron J. French (a.k.a. A. J. French) is currently a book editor for JournalStone Publishing and the Editor-in-Chief for Dark Discoveries magazine—a professional, internationally distributed print magazine specializing in dark fiction, currently on its tenth year of continuous publication and distribution. In 2011 he edited Monk Punk, an anthology of monk-themed speculative fiction and The Shadow of the Unknown, an anthology of nü-Lovecraftian fiction. The two anthologies have recently been released together in an omnibus edition from Hazardous Press. His latest anthology Songs of the Satyrs was published in 2015 by JournalStone Publishing and features a brand new novella from New York Times best-selling author David Farland. Aaron also served as co-editor for The Lovecraft eZine for several months in 2012. His single-author collection Aberrations of Reality is out now from Crowded Quarantine Productions.

JournalStone Publishing is a dynamic publishing house, focusing in the Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror genres in both the adult and young adult markets. JSP also owns and operates the Hellnotes website,, and, offering daily news and reviews of interest to genre readers and fans, Dark Discoveries Magazine, a slick, full color, distinguished and internationally distributed quarterly magazine and Bizarro Pulp Press, (next big thing in weird) an independent publisher of genre fiction. We publish in multiple book formats and market our authors on a global level. We are also active with numerous major writer’s groups, including the Horror Writers Association (HWA), and produce a monthly newsletter with a wide circulation.