[In a Lonely Place] EBOOK


In a Lonely Place

Download à In a Lonely Place Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner Summary In a Lonely Place ContentsIn the PinesWhere the Summer End. This is a really really good collection of dark horror tales from Karl Edward Wagner one of the masters of the genre who passed tragically early Some of the stories are beginning to show their age but that happens to all stories and no one knocks Poe for not talking about smart phones The River of Night s Dreaming is a Robert Chambers inspired story that s always been a favorite of mine and serves as an example of Wagner s appreciation and knowledge of the history of the field I ve read pieces from many famous genre writers naming Sticks as their favorite all time horror short story I ll echo Peter Straub s introduction and say there s not a story in the book that isn t superior This is one of the best

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Download à In a Lonely Place Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner Summary In a Lonely Place SSticksThe Fourth Seal220 SwiftThe River. i d been looking for this book for about ten years could never find it for less than 50 finally stumbled on it by accident at the LA paperback book festival 20 couldn t afford not to buy it went home and read it straight through filled with glee now was it worth it well i would say no although Sticks is of course a great story scary as hell and often anthologized and 220 Swift is pretty good and Where the Summer Ends and The River of Night s Dreaming are both excellent okay so i guess it s worth it already but then THEN the last story Beyond Any Measure which frankly isn t really all that good lots of goofy 80s leather SM cocaine party nonsense and chicks makin out in the shower for our enjoyment suddenly on the last two pages pulls out this amazing premise holy shit such a great idea couldn t believe it just really brilliant wish the story itself was better but hey it s a once in a century type story idea and if wagner never did anything else in his life that idea alone would last him forever much respect

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Download à In a Lonely Place Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner Summary In a Lonely Place Of Night’s Dreaming Beyond Any Measur. I first came across Karl Edward Wagner as the editor of a series of Year s Best Horror Fiction It was from that series that I encountered some fantastic stories such as Tiger in the Snow by Daniel Wynn Barber Egnaro by M John Harrison and Black Man in a Horn by TED Kline Karl Edward Wagner studied medicine and psychiatry but became disillusioned and left it writing Conan the Barbarian novels and short horror fiction I got this book from the public libraryIn some ways Karl Edward Wagner is an old school horror writer in other ways he has a contemporary approachIn The Pines A well crafted and well written story about a seductive female ghost But as ghost stories go kind of routineWhere The Summer Ends The story takes place in KEW s homestate of Tennessee Strange dangerous creates hide in the kudzu Kudzu is a vine that will grow a foot a day during the summer and simply overwhelm anything in its path Sticks This story won the British Fantasy Award and was a runner up in the World Fantasy Award for best short fiction Lovecraftian fiction but written in a contemporary style Earlier on goodreads I had described paint by numbers Lovercraftian fiction and this story exhibits it1 Reference to an imaginary and dangerous book2 God like space aliens3 One of the characters goes mad The Fourth Seal Not so much horror but like 1970s style conspiracy fiction and like some episodes of the X Files A young brilliant doctor encounters a secret organization which 1 has the cure for various diseases but withholds it from the public and 2 occasionally unleashes new diseases Why does this organization do this In order to keep the prestige of the medical profession highMore Sinned Against The main character worked in Hollywood performing in sleazyporntorture movies and with supernatural help gets revenge on her erstwhile lover who went on greater success in tv and movies220 Swift Investigation of caves go awry but one of the characters discovers his kinship with an underground raceThe River of Night s Dreaming Hey a story inspired by The King In Yellow KEW says of this story The protagonist is actually male but perceiving himself as female in his psychotic state and the reality of the story is from hisher point of view The story is deliberately set upon two levels supernatural and psychotic and the levels merge and interchangeThe story concludes with remarkable lines from the fictional dangerous play The King in Yellow I resist the temptation to reprint them here Beyond Any Measure A supernatural suspense story with reincarnation vampires lesbianism wild parties

  • Mass Market Paperback
  • 265
  • In a Lonely Place
  • Karl Edward Wagner
  • English
  • 10 May 2018
  • 9780446305341

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK I finally was able to run down a copy of Wagner’s In a Lonely Place via Interlibrary Loan It’s ridiculous given the uality of the stories within this collection that it’s out of print and prohibitively expensive if you decide

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Karl Edward Wagner õ 2 Characters This is a really really good collection of dark horror tales from Karl Edward Wagner one of the masters of the genre who passed tragically early Some of the stories are beginning to show their age but that happens to all stories and

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner 'Sticks' was phenomenal and so tightly streamlined it made most of the other stories feel overwritten It is no wonder this story has been anthologized so much 'The River of Night's Dreaming' a King in Yellow story was also s

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK i'd been looking for this book for about ten years could never find it for less than 50 finally stumbled on it by accident at the LA paperback b

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    Summary In a Lonely Place Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner Karl Edward Wagner õ 2 Characters While I am proud of the fact that I was even able to obtain a copy of this book for merely being a 1984 mass market paperback this book can cost upwards of 40 in online shops keep an eye out in your local used bookstores and even so that I finally read the thing I have to say I was a little underwhelmed by my first exposure to Karl Edward WagnerThe first three of the seven stories herein are nearly brilliant

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner Summary In a Lonely Place Introduction Peter Straub pretty much raves about KEW high praise from one of his peers It's really interesting reading this in comparison to the introduction he did to Walk on the Wild Side The Best Horror Stories of Karl Edward Wagner Volume 2Prologue to In the Pines “Lonely Places” is a mood setting page that paints a bleak pictureIn the Pines is wonderfully macabre The descent of the main character is perfectly done horri

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    Free read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT, eBook or Kindle ePUB free õ Karl Edward Wagner [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Karl Edward Wagner õ 2 Characters This is a collection of Wagner's short horror stories and it's one of my favorite horror collections of all time Incredible stories that really stay with you long after you read them It's too bad Wagner died so young

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Karl Edward Wagner õ 2 Characters Summary In a Lonely Place I first came across Karl Edward Wagner as the editor of a series of Year's Best Horror Fiction It was from that series that I encountered some fantastic stories such as Tiger in the Snow by Daniel Wynn Barber Egna

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Sticks and The Fourth Seal are two of the most terrifying stories I've read

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    [In a Lonely Place] EBOOK Karl Edward Wagner õ 2 Characters Summary In a Lonely Place I was lucky enough to obtain a copy when first published and it has pride of place in my libraryIt can still be found but the price is ridiculousAlthough Karl is over fond of the word lich these stories stand the test of time and are truly unforgettable Especially “Sticks” and “The Fourth Seal” I highly recommend

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