Rick Hautala


Born
February 03, 1949

Died
March 21, 2013

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AKA A.J. Matthews

Rick Hautala has more than thirty published books to his credit, including the million copy, international best-seller Nightstone, as well as Twilight Time, Little Brothers, Cold Whisper, Impulse, and The Wildman. He has also published four novels—The White Room, Looking Glass, Unbroken, and Follow—using the pseudonym A. J. Matthews. His more than sixty published short stories have appeared in national and international anthologies and magazines. His short story collection Bedbugs was selected as one of the best horror books of the year in 2003.

A novella titled Reunion was published by PS Publications in December, 2009; and Occasional Demons, a short story collection, is due in 2010 from CD Publications. He wrote the
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Little Brothers

3.73 avg rating — 186 ratings — published 1988 — 4 editions
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Night Stone

3.77 avg rating — 205 ratings — published 1986 — 6 editions
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The Mountain King

3.65 avg rating — 199 ratings — published 1996 — 4 editions
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Glimpses: The Best Short St...

3.89 avg rating — 188 ratings — published 2012 — 7 editions
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Winter Wake

3.69 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 1989 — 2 editions
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The Wildman

3.62 avg rating — 124 ratings — published 2008 — 7 editions
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Moondeath

3.93 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 1981 — 5 editions
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Bedbugs

3.62 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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Cold Whisper

3.73 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 1991 — 4 editions
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Dead Voices

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3.89 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1990 — 5 editions
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“She and Yoshiko crisscrossed in the water, grinning crazily at each other, spray whipping their feces.”
Rick Hautala, Brain Trust

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