Steve Duffy




Mark Mc...
114 books | 3,241 friends

Robert ...
785 books | 3,480 friends

Valerie...
14 books | 274 friends

Ralph R...
66 books | 1,169 friends

Geoff
0 books | 32 friends

Bill Ba...
650 books | 53 friends

Michael...
44 books | 400 friends

J. Fenn
68 books | 2,410 friends

More friends…

Steve is following 0 people

Steve Duffy

Goodreads Author


born
in The United Kingdom
gender
male

member since
April 2009


About this author

Steve has written/coauthored four collections of weird short stories. TRAGIC LIFE STORIES, THE FIVE QUARTERS and THE NIGHT COMES ON are available from Ash-Tree Press. His latest collection, THE MOMENT OF PANIC, is out now from PS Publishing - buy it here: http://www.pspublishing.co.uk/the-mom... .

Steve's work also appears in a number of anthologies published in the UK and the US. He won the International Horror Guild's award for Best Short Story of the year 2000, and was shortlisted for a World Fantasy Award in 2009, and again in 2012.

Visit Steve's Amazon Page: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Steve-Duffy/e...


Steve Duffy hasn't written any blog posts yet.

Average rating: 3.85 · 3,330 ratings · 349 reviews · 29 distinct works · Similar authors
The Night Comes On
by
4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 1998 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tragic Life Stories
4.53 of 5 stars 4.53 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Five Quarters
by
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2001
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Moment Of Panic
4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
TRAGIC LIFE STORIES
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2011
Rate this book
Clear rating
THE NIGHT COMES ON
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2011
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Moment of Panic [hc]
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Clay Party
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2011
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Book of Cthulhu
by
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 861 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
New Cthulhu: The Recent Weird
by
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 742 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Steve Duffy…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

The Great Mortality
Steve Duffy is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Gulag
Steve Duffy is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Steve's Recent Updates

Steve Duffy rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Disgusting Bliss by Lucian Randall
Rate this book
Clear rating
There's an off-putting whiff of the sixth-form common room about this biography. Unfortunately for Randall, hero-worshipping someone who isn't at all interested in your adoration tends to come across as gauche and awkward, especially if you aren't br...more
Steve Duffy is currently reading
The Great Mortality by John   Kelly
Rate this book
Clear rating
Steve Duffy rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Soccernomics by Simon Kuper
Rate this book
Clear rating
Interesting (if not wholly convincing) statistical analysis of the beautiful game™, perhaps overly reliant on selective use of data from some fairly shallow sets.
Steve Duffy rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Unthinkable by Amanda Ripley
Rate this book
Clear rating
There's a strong whiff of post-9/11 homeland security drifting over The Unthinkable: the jacket copy suggests that "we all have a 'disaster personality' that reveals itself in moments of crisis. In The Unthinkable, you can become acquainted with your...more
Steve Duffy entered a giveaway
UnAmerica by Momus
Rate this book
Clear rating
Steve Duffy rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Good, the Bad and the Multiplex by Mark Kermode
Rate this book
Clear rating
Divertingly grumpy ramble through the pet peeves of the UK's most trusted film critic™, which could possibly have benefited from a slightly more rigorous process of editing and a blanket ban on ellipses... but which I will cut all necessary slack, si...more
Steve Duffy is now a fan of Roger Clarke
A Natural History of Ghosts by Roger Clarke
" Excellent, impeccably researched account of ghost-hunting through the ages; scholarly without being turgid; entertaining without ever insulting the reader's intelligence. Describes Britain's most famous hauntings in a clear-headed way that neverth... " Read more of this review »
A Natural History of Ghosts by Roger Clarke
" I finished this book with a real feeling of regret as I was enjoying it so much. The author, the youngest person ever to be invited to join the Ghost Society. He grew up in 2 hauinted hosues but never experienced anything untoward despite wanting... " Read more of this review »
A Natural History of Ghosts by Roger Clarke
"
Roger Clarke knows his ghosts and he takes an interesting approach to them. Why do we have ghosts? What do they mean (besides the obvious – if there is an obvious?)
He examines various famous hauntings including Cock Lane, the Demon Drummer, vario... " Read more of this review »
More of Steve's books…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Classic Horror Lo...: M.R. James Buddy read 178 47 Dec 25, 2013 03:20PM  
110262 Strange Stories — 13 members — last activity Dec 06, 2013 06:48AM
The genre "Strange Stories' has been said to encompass the ghost story to the macabre, tales disquieting, ambiguous, and cerebral.
25x33 Q&A Peter Straub — 23 members — last activity May 30, 2012 12:09PM
From Monday through Wdednesday, March 8-10, the bestselling novelist Peter Straub will answers your questions about his new novel A Dark Matter.
13824 Literary Darkness — 2363 members — last activity 2 hours, 7 min ago
This group is dedicated to an appreciation of important works of literature, both classic and contemporary ... that happen to fall into the category o...more



No comments have been added yet.