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The best horror of the year. Volume seven

Author: Ellen Datlow
Publisher: New York : Night Shade Books, [2015] ©2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A sin-eater plies the tools of her dangerous trade; a jealous husband takes his rival on a hunting trip; a student torments one of his teachers; a cheap grafter is selling artifacts form hell; something is haunting the departure lounge of an airport. The Best Horror of the Year showcases the previous year's best offerings in short fiction horror. This edition includes award-winning and critically acclaimed authors  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Datlow
ISBN: 1597808296 9781597808293
OCLC Number: 893710044
Description: xlii, 369 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Summation 2014 / Ellen Datlow --
The atlas of hell / Nathan Ballingrud --
Winter children / Angela Slatter --
A dweller in amenty / Genevieve Valentine --
Outside heavenly / Rio Youers --
Shay Corsham worsted / Garth Nix --
Allochton / Livia Llewellyn --
Chapter six / Stephen Graham Jones --
This is not for you / Gemma Files --
Interstate love song (murder ballad no. 8) / Caitlín R. Kiernan --
The culvert / Dale Bailey --
Past Reno / Brian Evenson --
The coat off his back / Keris McDonald --
the worms crawl in / Laird Barron --
The dog's home / Alison Littlewood --
Tread upon the brittle shell / Rhoads Brazos --
Persistence of vision / Orrin Grey --
It flows from the mouth / Robert Shearman --
Wingless beasts / Lucy Taylor --
Departures / Carole Johnstone --
Ymir / John Langan --
Plink / Kurt Dinan --
Nigredo / Cody Goodfellow --
Honorable mentions.
Other Titles: Best horror of the year.
Responsibility: edited by Ellen Datlow.

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"Chapter Six" by Stephen Graham Jones - An anthropology professor and his student tag along behind a zombie horde and cannibalize its leavings while discussing theories of human evolution. The professor believes zombies locate their victims from the vibrations through hard surfaces like...
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