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One of horror's most admired short-story writers has released his first collection, and it's alternately terrifying, funny, heartbreaking, and nightmare-inducing. Highly recommended.
Hardcover, 570 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by I D I Publications
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Jul 07, 2008 Craig rated it it was amazing
Braunbeck's first collection is a big, beautifully designed and produced volume. It includes a wide range of pieces; some fragments, some stories that are less-polished than his more recent works, and many of the well-known stories upon which his reputation is based. There's an early version of "Safe" (under the title "Searching for Survivors"), "After the Elephant Ballet," and "Union Dues," all of which are of particular note. Also included is "Afterthoughts," a really wonderful, quiet story th ...more
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Gary A. Braunbeck is a prolific author who writes mysteries, thrillers, science fiction, fantasy, horror, and mainstream literature. He is the author of 19 books; his fiction has been translated into Japanese, French, Italian, Russian and German. Nearly 200 of his short stories have appeared in various publications.

His fiction has received several awards, including the Bram Stoker Award in 2003 fo
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