The Second Annual Las Vegas KillerCon will take place at the Palace Station Hotel/Casino in Sin City August 26 – 29. 2010. The Horror, Thriller, Sci-fi and Paranormal Romance genres collide in this multi-genre writer’s convention.  This event will feature panel discussions, readings, two writing contests, parties, book signings, and author Q&As with guests of honor Brian Lumley, Tananarive Due, John Skipp and Cody Goodfellow, and Stephen Barnes as well as many other top talents in Fear Fiction who will be in attendance.

Brian Lumley is the author of the bestselling Necroscope Series, The Psychomech Series, The Dreamlands Series, The Primal Land Series, and more than a dozen other bestselling novels.

Tananarive Due is an American Book Award winner, Bram Stoker Award winner, NAACP Image Award winner, and bestselling author of The Living Blood, My Soul To Keep, Blood Colony, and six other novels ranging from horror to supernatural thrillers to a mystery to a Civil Rights memoir.

Stephen Barnes is the New York Times bestselling author of The Legacy of Heorot and The Cestus Deception and has written numerous television screenplays for such shows as The Twilight Zone, Outer Limits, Andromeda, and Stargate, as well as four episodes of the immortal Baywatch.

John Skipp is a bestselling author and screenwriter whose eleven books have sold millions of copies and are reprinted in nine languages. His early works (co-written with Craig Spector) were considered seminal to the “splatterpunk” style of horror fiction. In September 2007, Leisure Books released his novel The Long Last Call, together with his novella, Conscience. In 2008 he released Jake’s Wake co-written with author Cody Goodfellow.

Cody Goodfellow is the author of RADIANT DAWN, RAVENOUS DUSK, and co-author of Jake’s Wake (with John Skipp.) His fiction and journalism has appeared in Cemetery Dance, Third Alternative, Dark Wisdom, Dark Discoveries, Dark Recesses and Ranch & Coast, and recent anthologies A Dark & Deadly Valley, Hot Blood 13 and Vault Of Punk Horror.

Come join us for this exciting event!  Learn more about the convention at http://www.killercon.com/