A woman returns from the dead with disastrous results for the family who lovesher.... An old-fashioned barbershop is the site of a medieval ritual of bloodyterror.... During a post-apocalyptic Christmas celebration, a messenger fromthe South brings tidings of great horror.... From a ghostly Civil Warbattlefield to a combat theme park in Vietnam, from the omnipotent brain of anautistic boy to a shocking story of psychic vampires, journey into a world offear and mystery, a chilling twilight zone of the mind.
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A woman returns from the dead with disastrous results for the family who loves her.... An old-fashioned barbershop is the site of a medieval ritual of bloody
terror.... During a post-apocalyptic Christmas celebration, a messenger from the South brings tidings of great horror.... From a ghostly Civil War battlefield to a combat theme park in Vietnam, from the omnipotent brain of an autistic boy to a shocking story of psychic vampires, journey into a world of fear and mystery, a chilling twilight zone of the mind.
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Dan Simmons is our most versatile writer today. Read everything he's done and you'll see why. He's incredible. Nuff said.Published 3 months ago by Julia E. Hubbel
I bought this collection of short stories because I'm a fan of Dan Simmons and love the Hyperion series, and read that this had a short story in it that was based in the Hyperion... Read morePublished 9 months ago by 59 lives
This is one of those books, that, if you love the author, you must have/read. There isn't anything spectacular here, however, its all goodAnd very helpful in getting a better... Read morePublished 12 months ago by timothy david hazelmyer
Don't get me wrong, I love diving into a huge 800 page novel as well, but there's something special about fiction in the short form. Read morePublished 15 months ago by AN AVID READER
Dan Simmons is one author I can't read enough of. On display in these early short stories are his storytelling abilities, command of character, and facility writing in multiple... Read morePublished on August 1, 2013 by Jodi
If you've never read a Dan Simmons book, this is a great place to start! Inside you will find stories of suspense and horror. Read morePublished on April 9, 2013 by D. Mcmillen
Today's readers know Dan Simmons as the writer of some of the most exquisitely crafted and chilling horror novels. Read morePublished on April 12, 2012 by RIJU GANGULY
As soon as I delved into this collection of Simmons' early work I felt the power that would evolve into a multitalented writer. Read morePublished on April 3, 2012 by Lucille Bellucci