Simon Clark

Simon Clark


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in Doncaster, The United Kingdom
April 20, 1958

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Born, 20th April, 1958, Simon Clark is the author of such highly regarded horror novels as Nailed By The Heart, Blood Crazy, Darker, Vampyrrhic and The Fall, while his short stories have been collected in Blood & Grit and Salt Snake & Other Bloody Cuts. He has also written prose material for the internationally famous rock band U2.

Raised in a family of storytellers – family legend told of a stolen human skull buried beneath the Clark garage – he sold his first ghost story to a radio station in his teens. Before becoming a full-time writer he held a variety of day jobs, that have involved strawberry picking, supermarket shelf stacking, office work, and scripting video promos.

He lives with his wife and two children in mystical terri
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Hello! I’ve been writing novels and short stories for decades now, and it came as much a surprise to me as anyone else when I was asked to edit my first anthology.

So, I donned my editor’s cap, and as the anthology is a book of Sherlock Holmes stories that should be a deerstalker, and produced a book that I’m enormously proud of.

The Mammoth Book of Sherlock Holmes Abroad contains fifteen new st...

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Average rating: 3.95 · 23,422 ratings · 1,575 reviews · 147 distinct worksSimilar authors
Blood Crazy

4.01 avg rating — 2,012 ratings — published 1995 — 11 editions
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The Night of the Triffids

3.71 avg rating — 1,512 ratings — published 2001 — 21 editions
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Vampyrrhic

3.64 avg rating — 1,364 ratings — published 1999 — 12 editions
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Stranger

3.78 avg rating — 405 ratings — published 2003 — 8 editions
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The Tower

3.32 avg rating — 393 ratings — published 2005 — 6 editions
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Nailed by the Heart

3.57 avg rating — 237 ratings — published 1995 — 4 editions
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Death's Dominion

3.53 avg rating — 220 ratings — published 2006 — 7 editions
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Darkness Demands

3.62 avg rating — 244 ratings — published 2001 — 6 editions
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King Blood

3.97 avg rating — 290 ratings — published 1997 — 5 editions
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In This Skin

3.37 avg rating — 136 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
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“My grandmother always said if you add sugar to booze then it’s medicine not liquor.”
Simon Clark, Vengeance Child

“DARKNESS”
Simon Clark, Vampyrrhic

“Children of the night?’ ‘Believe me, they’re down”
Simon Clark, Vampyrrhic

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