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William Schoell

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WILLIAM SCHOELL was born in Manhattan where he resides. He is the author of over thirty-five books in various genres, including celebrity biographies (some written with co-author Lawrence J. Quirk); horror-suspense novels; biographies of such people as Edgar Allan Poe and Giuseppe Verdi for young people; and books on the performing arts and pop culture. He has been a radio producer and talk show host, worked for Columbia pictures, and is a blogger, playwright, and activist.

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William Schoell I read a good book, put on a good movie, get some sleep, relax, see friends, go out to dinner, forget about it until the muse strikes me again.
William Schoell You get to tell stories that may never occur in real life -- and probably shouldn't -- but sometimes you wish they would.
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Saurian

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Martini Man: The Life of De...

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Spawn of Hell

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Late at Night

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Bride Of Satan

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Shivers

3.62 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1985 — 3 editions
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The Dragon

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Dirk Bogarde in VictimSEVERAL GAY-THEMED MOVIES FOR GAY PRIDE WEEK.

New York City celebrates Gay/LGBT pride this coming weekend, and in honor of that, Great Old Movies looks at several gay-themed movies and documentaries from different time periods and countries. First we have Victim, the classic 1961 drama about a British lawyer victimized by a blackmail ring (back when it was a crime just to... Read more of this blog post »
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Nice to have Charles Paris back, but I found the ending to be absurd. Others have noted that if Paris really drunk as much as he does in this book, he would have died of cirrhosis long ago. The book is fun and engaging, but that ending is ridiculous. ...more
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Excellent, lavishly illustrated and highly informative coffee table book on the famous theatrical duo.
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The Perry Mason TV Show Book by Brian Kelleher
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Slammed In The Butt By My Hugo Award Nomination by Chuck Tingle
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