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Author Hendrix, Grady, author.

Title Paperbacks from Hell : the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction / Grady Hendrix with Will Errickson.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Quirk Books, [2017]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  809.38738 HEN    AVAILABLE
 Geneseo PL Stacks - GPLG-7  809.3 HE    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL Adult Non-Fiction - IPLY-11  809.3 HEN    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  809.3 HEN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  809.3 HEN    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  809.3 HEN    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  809.3873 HEN    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  809.3873 HEN    AVAILABLE
Description 254 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
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still image rdacontent
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Note Includes index.
Summary A nostalgic and unflinchingly funny celebration of the horror fiction boom of the 1970's and 1980's, complete with story summaries and artist and author profiles.
Contents Hail, Satan -- Creepy kids -- When animals attack -- Real estate nightmares -- Weird science -- Gothic and romantic -- Inhumanoids -- Splatterpunks, serial killers, and super creeps.
Subject Horror tales -- History and criticism.
Ghost stories -- History and criticism.
Book cover art.
DESIGN / Book.
HUMOR / Essays.
LITERARY CRITICISM / Horror & Supernatural.
Added Author Errickson, Will, 1970- author.
ISBN 9781594749810 (softcover)
1594749817 (softcover)

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