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Devil in the Dollhouse: A Sandman Slim Story [Kindle Edition]

Richard Kadrey
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (86 customer reviews)

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Book Description

James Stark, a.k.a. Sandman Slim, has a new job, but being the new Lucifer in town gives fresh meaning to the word "Hell." Especially when he hears of hideous massacres near a haunted fortress out on Hell's frontier.

As far as Stark's concerned, the more dead Hellions, the better, but he still has to prove that no one screws with Sandman Slim. And facing creatures so terrible even Hell does not want them is no cakewalk, even for Lucifer.



Product Details

  • File Size: 672 KB
  • Print Length: 100 pages
  • Publisher: Harper Voyager (July 31, 2012)
  • Sold by: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00851M4SC
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Lending: Not Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #73,600 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A little snack before the next Sandman Slim? July 31, 2012
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On a subtle tip from @GreatDismal I found the Sandman Slim novels, and it's quite a meaty universe Mr. Kadrey has created for himself. Putting the novels and plotlines and spoilers aside, this short story explores a section of Hell older than the Pandemonium of Lucifer. It's a nice twist, full of the treachery and violence you'd expect in Hell, with some apt humor and the decidedly antiheroic take on it all by James Stark his own self. It's priced about right, and if Mr. Kadrey were industrious he could build a nice steady stream of these shorts for his loyal following. I think the fact that his source material is so fertile has as much to do with this as his skill in making really solid B movies in my head. This is a worthy buy, a good diversion until the new novel hits in the fall of 2012.

-C
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7 of 9 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Okay short story August 2, 2012
Format:Kindle Edition
This was quite good though not up to the standards of his full length books.
It can be read as a standalone story but having read his other novels in the series will probably make it more enjoyable.

It ends at location 621 (69%) and then has an extract from the forth book in the series. so despite the cheap price it isn't particularly good value for money
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars It's actually three short stories January 15, 2013
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Or at least part of three short stories. The stories by them selves were funny, but don't buy this book if you are looking for a story with an ending.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars A Little Something to Whet Your Appetite for More November 14, 2013
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This brief short story takes place just after the events in Aloha from Hell: A Sandman Slim Novel. Stark is the new Lucifer and is immediately thrown into an adventure in one of Hell's spooky corners to deal with a disturbance in a haunted manor. Something about the style feels a bit... off. Stark's narration does not flow as smoothly as in the novels, and it's hard to say how significant these events will be in the grand scheme of the series. I am not certain if this will be important in the next novel in the series, Devil Said Bang: A Sandman Slim Novel. It's a fun little story, but certainly not my favorite - but I am looking forward to seeing more of how Stark will handle his new job as the ruler of Hell.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Just about what I expected September 6, 2012
By Stormy
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Book was good. Some how it got messed up in the story telling because I thought it was the end of the book and for some reason it repeated the third half of the book again. Otherwise it was good.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars I couldn't find the dollhouse September 6, 2012
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This was a great read. Kadrey is always so good with the bloodshed & the remorse. It's what I want in a hero, someone prepared to do the dirty work and then feel regret without the remorse eating him up.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Dollhouse said BANG! September 6, 2012
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This was a great little teaser in advance of the new Sandman Slim novel Devil Said Bang and a must for any fan or collector of the Richard Kadrey universe. Vote Lucifer 2012!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Kadrey keeps on getting better September 6, 2012
By Kurt
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Another good chapter in the Sandman Slim series! This series takes the horrific and rubs your face in it while acting like its just another day at the neighbor's next door.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars If you like these kind of raw story...
I really enjoy these books.... I don't know where else the series can go, but really a great read...
Published 1 month ago by A. Bonilla
5.0 out of 5 stars Sandman Slim is the Man
A great addition to an already awesome series. I can't stop once I start reading.
Published 2 months ago by P. Schuster
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Great book
Published 4 months ago by Chuck Webb
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
love my sandman.
Published 6 months ago by Amazon Customer
3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars
not a bad short read. Not t on par with his books, but a good quick read nonetheless
Published 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars I Like It
Nice quick read that added some depth to the canon and showed the vulnerability if the main character.
Published 8 months ago by Richard R. Beasimer
2.0 out of 5 stars ehh
This I think should have been slipped into the other books somehow. But still slim style. So worth the read.
Published 8 months ago by Mark Redding
3.0 out of 5 stars Full of surprises
Definitely a tension-filled story. The author uses a style much like Neil Gaiman's recent work here. Kadrey's piece is edgy and fantastical, and a great read.
Published 10 months ago by Arianna Workman
5.0 out of 5 stars Just as good as the novels
Read everything that has anything to do with Sandman Slim. These stories are like going on a literary bender. Read more
Published 12 months ago by pluto
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent!
I absolutely love reading this series. Hopefully he will release another one of these soon. Can't get enough of Sandman Slim.
Published 12 months ago by Conquistador
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More About the Author

Richard Kadrey is a writer living in San Francisco. He is the author of dozens of stories, plus five novels, including Metrophage and Butcher Bird. His Wired magazine cover story, "Carbon Copy," was made into one of the worst movies of 2001. It starred Bridget Fonda. Sorry, Bridget.

Kadrey created and wrote the Vertigo comics miniseries Accelerate, which was illustrated by the Pander Brothers. He plans to do more comic work in the near future.

He is written and spoken about art, culture, and technology for Wired, The San Francisco Chronicle, Discovery Online, The Site, SXSW, and Wired for Sex on the G4 cable network.

He is also a fetish photographer.

He has no qualifications for anything he does.

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