Sam Weller





Sam Weller

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Sam Weller is the author of The Bradbury Chronicles: The Life of Ray Bradbury (William Morrow, 2005) winner of the Society of Midland Author's Award for Best Biography of 2005. The book was also a finalist for the prestigious Bram Stoker Award. Sam is the former Midwest Correspondent for Publishers Weekly. He is a contributing writer for the Chicago Public Radio program, 848 and his work has appeared on the National Public Radio program, All Things Considered. Sam is a regular contributor to the Chicago Tribune Magazine, a frequent literary critic for the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, as well as Punk Planet magazine. During his tenure as managing editor of Columbia College's Gravity, the publication was given Newsweek magazine's Rober ...more


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When Shadow Show came out in June of 2012, Chris Ryall, the President of IDW Comics, immediately expressed interest in turning it into a comic book series with a trade paperback to follow. Of course, Ray Bradbury always had a deep-rooted connection to comics. My Shadow Show co-editor Mort Castle and I felt that the stories in our anthology lent themselves to comics and so we agreed to sign on w...

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Average rating: 3.87 · 1,375 ratings · 287 reviews · 11 distinct works · Similar authors
Shadow Show: All-New Storie...
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 728 ratings — published 2012 — 10 editions
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The Bradbury Chronicles: Th...
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 221 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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Listen to the Echoes: The R...
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 136 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Secret Chicago: The Unique ...
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2000 — 4 editions
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Roadside Cross
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2014
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Roadside Cross
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2014
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OLD Barstards I have met
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 1979
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Let's Collect British Gemst...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 1976
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Who Can Save Us Now?: Brand...
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3.28 of 5 stars 3.28 avg rating — 272 ratings — published 2008 — 5 editions
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Ray Bradbury: The Last Inte...
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