Terror is Our Business with Joe R. Lansdale & Kasey Lansdale

7:00 p.m.

The Last Bookstore is pleased to present Joe R. Lansdale and his daughter Kasey Lansdale on their first-ever collaborative short story collection, Terror is Our Business: Dana Roberts’ Casebook of Horrors [Cutting Block Books, May 29, 2018]. Join us to learn more about working together as a father-daughter duo, the world of Dana Roberts and her sidekick Jana, and more.

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Award-winning author and “Champion Mojo Storyteller” Joe R. Lansdale (Hap & Leonard, Bubba Ho Tep, Paradise Sky) and his daughter, author / editor / actor / singer Kasey Lansdale (Impossible Monsters – anthology, Restless – music album) have joined forces to bring you a short story collection showcasing the dynamic duo of supernatural sleuthing, Dana Roberts and her sidekick Jana!

Terror is Our Business: Dana Roberts’ Casebook of Horrors gathers together all of Dana’s and Jana’s previous cases in a single volume, and features an all-new adventure, “The Case of the Ragman’s Anguish,” written exclusively for this collection.

Join Dana and Jana as they investigate—and fight against—angry jinns, malevolent shadows, ancient travelers, and soul-sucking shapeshifters. With these two on the case, the specters from “the other side” won’t know what hit them!


JOE R. LANSDALE, with more than forty books to his credit, is the Champion Mojo Storyteller. He’s been called “an immense talent” by Booklist; “a born storyteller” by Robert Bloch; and The New York Times Book Review declared he has “a folklorist’s eye for telling detail and a front-porch raconteur’s sense of pace.” Lansdale has won numerous awards, including sixteen Bram Stoker Awards, the Grand Master Award from the World Horror Convention, a British Fantasy Award, the American Mystery Award, the Horror Critics Award, the Grinzane Cavour Prize for Literature, the “Shot in the Dark” International Crime Writer’s Award, the Golden Lion Award, the Booklist Editor’s Award, the Critic’s Choice Award, and a New York Times Notable Book Award. His series of novels Hap and Leonard was adapted into the hit SundanceTV series in 2016 and is currently in its third season. He resides in Nacogdoches, Texas, with his wife, Karen, writer and editor. For more information, visit www.joerlansdale.com.



KASEY LANSDALE, first published at the tender age of eight by Random House, is the author of several short stories and novellas, including stories from Harper Collins and Titan Books, as well as the editor of assorted anthology collections, including Subterranean Press’ Impossible Monsters. She is best known as a Singer/Songwriter. Most recently, you can hear Lansdale as the narrator of various works, including Stan Lee’s Reflections, George R.R. Martin’s Aces Abroad, and George A. Romero’s latest installment, Nights of the Living Dead, among others. Her forthcoming anthology, Night Terrors, is set to release Spring of 2019. For more information, visit www.kaseylansdale.com.