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Title:
My favorite horror story
Author:
Greenberg, Martin Harry.
Publication Information:
New York : BP Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xv, 365 pages ; 21 cm
General Note:
Originally published: New York : DAW Books, c2000.
Language:
English
Contents:
Sweets to the sweet / Robert Bloch -- Father-thing / Philip K. Dick -- Distributor / Richard Matheson -- Warning to the curious / M. R. James -- Opening the door / Arthur Machen -- Colour out of space / H. P. Lovecraft -- Inner room / Robert Aickman -- Young Goodman Brown / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- Rats in the wall / H. P. Lovecraft -- Dog Park / Dennis Etchison -- Animal Fair / Robert Bloch -- Pattern / Ramsey Campbell -- Tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge / Ambrose Bierce -- Human chair / Edogawa Rampo.
ISBN:
9780743487405
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

WHO DO TODAY'S TOP HORROR WRITERS READ-AND WHY? This was the question posed to some of the most influential authors in the field today. This book is their answer. Here are fifteen of the most memorable stories in the genre, each one personally selected by a well-known writer, and each prefaced by that writer's explanation of his or her choice. Here's your choice to enjoy familiar favorites, and perhaps to discover some wonderful treasures. In each case, you'll have the opportunity to see the story from the perspective of a master of the field.