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The year's best horror stories : series XI

Author: Karl Edward Wagner
Publisher: New York : DAW Books, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Edward Wagner
ISBN: 0879978783 : 9780879978785 0879978783
OCLC Number: 10257292
Description: 237 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Introduction: one from the vault / Karl Edward Wagner --
The grab / Richard Laymon --
The show goes on / Ramsey Campbell --
The house at evening / Frances Garfield --
I hae dream'd a dreary dream / John Alfred Taylor --
Deathtracks / Dennis Etchison --
Come, follow! / Sheila Hodgson --
The smell of cherries / Jeffrey Goddin --
A posthumous bequest / David Campton --
Slippage / Michael Kube-McDowell --
The executor / David G. Rowlands --
Mrs. Halfbooger's basement / Lawrence C. Connolly --
Rouse him not / Manly Wade Wellman --
Spare the child / Thomas F. Monteleone --
The new rays / M. John Harrison --
Cruising / Donald Tyson --
The depths / Ramsey Campbell --
Pumpkin head / Al Sarrantonio.
Other Titles: The year's best horror stories :
Karl Edward Wagner presents the year's best horror stories :
Responsibility: edited by Karl Edward Wagner.

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"The Grab" by Richard Laymon - A barkeep keeps the zombie head of a cannibal in a fish tank and places a 1000 dollar diamond ring in its mouth so that patrons can have the chance to extract it for ten bucks. The sting in the tail occurs when the protagonist realizes the head isn't dead and the bar's...
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