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The best horror of the year. Volume eight

Author: Ellen Datlow
Publisher: New York : Night Shade Books, [2016] ©2016
Series: Best Horror of the Year.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For over three decades, Ellen Datlow has been at the center of horror. Bringing you the most frightening and terrifying stories, Datlow always has her finger on the pulse of what horror readers crave. Now, with the eighth volume of the series, Datlow is back again to bring you the stories that will keep you up at night. Encompassed in the pages of The Best Horror of the Year have been such illustrious writers as:  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Horror fiction
Science fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Best horror of the year. Volume eight
(OCoLC)914219244
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Datlow
ISBN: 9781597805872 1597805874
OCLC Number: 953692693
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: We are all monsters here / Kelley Armstrong --
Universal horror / Stephen Graham Jones --
Slaughtered lamb / Tom Johnstone --
In a cavern, in a canyon / Laird Barron --
Between the pilings / Steve Rasnic Tem --
Snow / Dale Bailey --
Indian giver / Ray Cluley --
My boy builds coffins / Gary McMahon --
The woman in the hill / Tamsyn Muir --
The underground economy / Jon Langan --
The rooms are high / Reggie Oliver --
All the day you'll have good luck / Kate Jonez --
Lord of the sand / Stephen Bacon --
Wilderness / Letitia Trent --
Fabulous beasts / Priya Sharma --
Descent / Carmen Maria Machado --
Hippocampus / Adam Nevill --
Black dog / Neil Gaiman --
The 21st century shadow / Stephanie M. Wytovich --
The stagnant breath of change / Brian Hodge.
Series Title: Best Horror of the Year.
Responsibility: edited by Ellen Datlow.
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For over three decades, Ellen Datlow has been at the center of horror. Bringing you the most frightening and terrifying stories, Datlow always has her finger on the pulse of what horror readers crave. Now, with the eighth volume of the series, Datlow is back again to bring you the stories that will keep you up at night. Encompassed in the pages of The Best Horror of the Year have been such illustrious writers as: Neil Gaiman Kim Stanley Robinson Stephen King Linda Nagata Laird Barron Margo Lanagan And many others With each passing year, science, technology, and the march of time shine light in.

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by billborre (WorldCat user published 2018-04-15) Excellent Permalink

"My Boy Builds Coffins" by Gary McMahon - A mom cleaning her son's room finds a small coffin made for dad. A second one with the word mom is placed on her bed. She asks her son where he got the dirt lining the coffins and he tells her by the hole in the yard where the pet rabbit was buried....
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