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Etchison, Dennis

Overview
Works: 255 works in 385 publications in 5 languages and 4,595 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Radio plays  Science fiction radio programs  Horror fiction  Short stories  Fiction  Radio adaptations  Science fiction plays  Paranormal fiction  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: PS3555.T35, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Dennis Etchison
 
Most widely held works by Dennis Etchison
Cutting edge( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Brave new horror stories by Peter Straub, Whitley Strieber, Clive Barker, and others."
Gathering the bones : original stories from the world's masters of horror( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers an anthology of thirty-four horror tales from the United States, Great Britain, and Australia
The dark country by Dennis Etchison( Book )

18 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and French and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Etchison's fiction is justly famous for its creepy ambience, and explores the terrain mapped out by Philip K. Dick, Thomas Harris and any number of black and white horror movies. This is his legendary first collection, carefully corrected by the author for this new edition. The title story won both the World Fantasy Award and the British Fantasy Award in 1982
The Twilight zone radio dramas( Recording )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from original scripts written for the television show created by Rod Serling that aired from 1959 to 1965, these radio dramas were contemporized and expanded to accommodate a radio format. Hosted by Stacy Keach, the readings feature celebrities Jason Alexander, Tim Kazurinsky, Hall Sparks, Robert Knepper, and Mike Starr
Shadowman : a novel of menace by Dennis Etchison( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A maniac holds children prisoner in his castle and kills them when he is through playing with them
The Horror Writers Association presents the museum of horrors( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects tales of madmen, monsters, and the macabre by authors including Peter Straub, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert Devereaux, Susan Fry, and Ramsey Campbell
The death artist by Dennis Etchison( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published as a limited-edition hardcover (DreamHaven Books, 2000), The Death Artist presents 12 daring, unforgettable tales that define the state of the art in modern horror. Contents: "The Dog Park"; "The Last Reel"; "When They Gave Us Memory"; "On Call"; "Deadtime Story"; "Call Home"; "No One You Know"; "A Wind From the South"; "The Scar"; "The Detailer"; "The Dead Cop"; "Inside the Cackle Factory."
The Twilight zone radio dramas( Recording )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five audio dramas based upon scripts from the Twilight Zone television program
The Twilight Zone radio dramas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Twilight zone radio dramas( Recording )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adapted from original scripts written for the television show created by Rod Serling that aired from 1959 to 1965, these radio dramas were contemporized and expanded to accommodate a radio format. Serling's widow, Carol Serling, praised the radio adaptations, calling them truly astounding. Hosted by Stacy Keach, the readings feature celebrities Jason Alexander, Jane Seymour, Blair Underwood, Ed Begley, Jr., Lou Diamond Phillips, Adam Baldwin, Bruno Kirby, Daniel J. Travanti, and many more
The blood kiss by Dennis Etchison( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following his first two acclaimed collections, The Dark Country and Red Dreams, Etchison's much-anticipated third volume of wildly original stories continues to redefine modern horror. From the freeway off-ramps of Los Angeles to the darkest passages of the human heart, these are the visions of a writer whose imagination knows no boundaries. Published exclusively as a limited-edition hardcover in 1988, this legendary collection of dark fantasy tales is now available for the first time in 25 years. CONTENTS: "Call 666" "A Nice, Shady Place" "The Woman In Black" "A Walk In the Wet" "The Night of the Eye" "The Spot" "The Soft Wall" "Somebody Like You" "Bloodgame" "Deadspace" "Home Call" "The Olympic Runner" "The Blood Kiss"
Red dreams by Dennis Etchison( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2017 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dennis Etchison's seminal collection that redefined the short story in modern horror. From desert highways to dark urban landscapes, Etchison weaves a world of unlimited imagination. This special "definitive" edition features a special introduction from Dennis' good friend, the late Karl Edward Wagner, and extensive story notes by the author, and the author's own preferred texts for all the stories
Masters of darkness( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

MetaHorror( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Twilight Zone radio dramas( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience one of television's greatest Sci-Fi & Fantasy series: The Twilight Zone. This collection of episodes is fully dramatized for audio and features a full cast, music, sound effects, and narration by some of today's biggest celebrities. The After Hours (starring Kim Fields) A young woman goes gift shopping at a department store and buys a thimble. When the store closes, she is trapped on the ninth floor-even though no such floor exists. Mr. Dingle, the Strong (starring Tim Kazurinsky) A timid vacuum cleaner salesman is given super strength in a Martian experiment. He eventually returns to normal-at least for a brief time. The Lonely (starring Mike Starr) A man convicted of murder is sentenced to spend forty years on a distant asteroid in complete solitude-that is, until a sympathetic ship captain brings him a female robot companion. Mr. Garrity and the Graves (starring Chris McDonald) Jared Garrity makes a living resurrecting the dead in the Old West. He doesn't make money
The Twilight Zone radio dramas by Rod Serling( Recording )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Back there: A man travels back in time to President Lincoln's assassination hoping to stop the tragedy and alter the course of history. Midnight sun: A woman and her landlady face death along with the total population when the earth's orbit changes, drawing it closer to the sun. Mirror image: A woman stranded at a train station is convinced that her double from another planet is trying to take her place. The brain center at Whipple's: A compassionless factory president automates his plant, putting thousands of men out of work. He has no regrets ... at first. Sounds and silences: A model ship company owner loves offensively loud noises. When his wife leaves him, the volume in his life goes haywire. Last night of a jockey: A former jockey banned from horse racing and down on his luck, has his wish to become a "big man" fulfilled. A passage for trumpet: A futile trumpet player commits suicide. To get a second chance at life, he must first learn what it means to be dead. Hocus-pocus and Frisby: A loud-mouthed braggart attracts visiting aliens but soon realizes he should have read the story about the boy who cried wolf
California gothic by Dennis Etchison( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and French and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A modern master of the horror story takes a shocking turn in this study of California suburbia, where things are not as they seem and earthquake forces lie just below the surface. This new edition presents the author's preferred text
The complete masters of darkness by Dennis Etchison( Book )

6 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double edge by Dennis Etchison( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenny and Lee Marlow are Hollywood writers. After years of research, they have finally solved the infamous Lizzie Borden case. But now Jenny's sanity--and her survival--are at stake, as the killings begin again. Is someone copying the bloody crimes of a century ago...or is the axe-murderess alive in modern-day Los Angeles? This terrifying novel offers a brilliant solution to America's most famous unsolved murders, leading to a blood-drenched climax of horror and suspense
Talking in the dark : selected stories by Dennis Etchison( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fully dramatized radio drama from Fangoria's Dreadtime Stories to thrill you and chill you!In Talking in the Dark, Victor Rippon is a lonely man from a small town. Ever since his wife left him, he's lived a quiet, bleak existence, with no friends to speak of. His only real interest is his favorite writer, Rex Christian. Victor is obsessed with Rex's horror stories, which somehow seem more real to him than his own boring life. Why do Rex's stories have such hypnotic power over his readers? As Christmas draws near, Victor has a chance encounter with Rex and learns the answer to this and to the age-old question, where does a writer really get his ideas?
 
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Gathering the bones : original stories from the world's masters of horror
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The dark countryThe Twilight zone radio dramasShadowman : a novel of menaceThe Horror Writers Association presents the museum of horrorsThe death artistThe Twilight zone radio dramasThe Twilight zone radio dramasMetaHorror
Alternative Names
Dennis Etchinson Nouvelliste américain

Dennis Etchison Amerikaans romanschrijver

Dennis Etchison escritor estadounidense

Dennis Etchison US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Etchison, Dennis William 1943-

Деннис Этчисон американский писатель

دنیس اتچیسون

丹尼斯·埃奇森

Languages
English (95)

French (11)

Spanish (6)

Italian (3)

Dutch (1)