Charles Birkin





Charles Birkin


Born
in Ruddington Grange, Nottinghamshire, The United Kingdom
September 24, 1907

Died
November 08, 1985

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Sir Charles Lloyd Birkin, 5th Baronet of Ruddington Grange (24 September 1907 – 1985) was an English author of horror short stories and the editor of the Creeps Library of anthologies. Mostly working under the pseudonym Charles Lloyd, Birkin's tales tended towards the contes cruels rather than supernatural fiction.

Average rating: 3.89 · 300 ratings · 36 reviews · 25 distinct works · Similar authors
Spawn of Satan

3.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1970
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The Smell of Evil

3.45 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1965 — 4 editions
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A Haunting Beauty

3.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2000
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So Pale, So Cold, So Fair

4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1970 — 2 editions
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My Name Is Death

3.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1967 — 3 editions
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The Harlem Horror

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4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2002
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The Kiss of Death

3.50 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1964 — 2 editions
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Devils' Spawn

4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1936 — 3 editions
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Creeps

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1932
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The Witch-Baiter

2.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1967
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