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The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror

Volume 23
(Book - 2012)
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror
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This new anthology represents the most outstanding new short stories and novellas by both contemporary masters of horror and exciting newcomers. The award-winning series offers a chilling overview of this year in horror.
Title: The mammoth book of best new horror
Volume 23
Publisher: Philadelphia : Running Press, 2012
Characteristics: xii, 589 p. ;,20 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Stephen Jones
Contents: Introduction: horror in 2011
Holding the light / Ramsey Campbell
Lantern Jack / Christopher Fowler
Rag and bone / Paul Kane
Some kind of light shines from your face / Gemma Files
Midnight flight / Joel Lane
Trick of the light / Tim Lebbon
But none shall sing for me / Gregory Nicoll
About the dark / Alison Littlewood
The photographer's tale / Daniel Mills
The tower / Mark Samuels
Dancing like we're dumb / Peter Atkins
An indelible stain upon the sky / Simon Strantzas
Hair / Joan Aiken
Miri / Steve Rasnic Tem
Corbeaux Bay / Geeta Roopnarine
Sad, dark thing / Michael Marshall Smith
Smithers and the ghosts of the Thar / Robert Silverberg
Quieta non movere / Reggie Oliver
The crawling sky / Joe R. Lansdale
Wait / Conrad Williams
The ocean grand, north west cost / Simon Kurt Unsworth
They that have wings / Evangeline Walton
White roses, bloody silk / Thana Niveau
The music of Bengt Karlsson, murderer / John Ajvide Lindqvist
Passing through Peacehaven / Ramsey Campbell
Holiday home / David Buchan
Necrology: 2011 / Stephen Jones & Kim Newman
Additional Contributors: Jones, Stephen 1953-
Alternate Title: Best new horror. Volume 23
ISBN: 0762445971
Branch Call Number: FICTION MAMMOTH v.23
Subject Headings: Horror tales, English Horror tales, American
Genre/Form: Short stories
Horror fiction
Topical Term: Horror tales, English
Horror tales, American
LCCN: 2011939126
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For fans of horror and dark fiction, Stephen Jones is a liberator extraordinaire. He has edited so many anthologies and collections, I would need an entire wing devoted to his work just to get started...The Mammoth Book series has helped countless writers emerge and this man knows how to pick 'em... Read More »

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