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Pelican Cay & Other Disquieting Tales

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"Let us hear more of David Case, and not only reprints! The field needs more from the author of 'The Hunter', a modern classic worthy to stand beside 'The Most Dangerous Game'."

—Ramsey Campbell

More than a decade after his previous collection appeared, here is a new volume of David Case's macabre and sardonic stories that is destined to stand alongside his earlier
Hardcover, 321 pages
Published March 2010 by PS Publishing (first published January 1st 2010)

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Feb 21, 2016 rated it liked it
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Nisam od onih koji čitaju ili gledaju hororce ili strašne priče/filmove. No prošle godine navukla sam se (još mi je nevjerojatno) na seriju "Živi mrtvaci / Walking dead". Za one koji ne znaju, serija je krcata ružnim i prerealnim zombijima. Uf! Ali navikne se čovjek na svašta. :)

Ova knjiga ima jako sličnu radnju, glavni akteri također su zombiji, no kako sam već kroz seriju bila upoznata s mogućim scenarijem, knjiga mi nije djelovala nimalo zastrašujuće. Dapače, zahvaljujući seriji mogla sam je
Fraser Burnett
Mar 08, 2017 rated it really liked it
David Case's contribution to the horror genre is seriously under recognized. Sure, he's been collected by Centipede Press, but how many of us have THAT BOOK? And sure Stephen Jones, and Pan heralded him, but exposure, acknowledgement, and respect seem strangely absent. Is there something we don't know?

Pelican Cay is one of the finest, most tense, and scariest zombie stories extant. It's that good. In an ideal world it would exist alongside Lansdale's 'On The Far Side..' on the ToC of The Best Zo
Feb 14, 2013 rated it really liked it
Just for Pelican Cay really. The other tales didn't grab as much. I would love to see a best of David Case.
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From an early age David Case spent hours mimicking the great actors and comedians of Britain's radio and theater and doing "funny voices" and skits with his brother. At 21, he requested a tape recorder for his birthday, a device his parents had never heard of.

After performing for years in many BBC Radio plays, David came to this country in 1976. Wanda McCaddon introduced him to work she was doing
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