WorldCat Identities

Crowther, Peter 1949-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 109 publications in 1 language and 2,988 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Short stories, English  Horror tales  Juvenile works  Short stories  History  Science fiction 
Roles: Editor, Director
Classifications: PR6053.R658, 813.07660806
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Crowther
More stories from the Twilight zone ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories that were inspired by the television series Twilight Zone
Dante's disciples by Peter Crowther ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Escardy Gap by Peter Crowther ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A trainload of inhuman passengers invades a sleepy town and they embark on an orgy of killing. One passenger kills with tobacco smoke, another with electricity, a third is a man-eating woman. They are characters in a novel who have escaped a writer's control
Forbidden planets ( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction / Ray Bradbury -- Passion ploy / Matthew Hughes -- Lehr, Rex / Jay Lake -- Dust / Paul McAuley -- Tiger, burning / Alastair Reynolds -- The singularity needs women! / Paul De Filippo -- Dreamers' lake / Stephen Baxter -- Eventide / Chris Roberson -- What we still talk about / Scott Edelman -- Kyle meets the river / Ian McDonald -- Forbearing planet / Michael Moorcock -- This thing of darkness I acknowledge mine / Alex Irvine -- Me.topia / Adam Roberts -- Afterword: forbidden planet / Stephen Baxter
Tombs ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twenty-one stories and one poem ranging from the normal to the fantastic. Chris Carlson's Burial at Sea is about an accident in a submarine, Michael Bishop's Epistrophy is on interment in a jukebox, and William F. Buckley's The Temptation of Wilfred Malachey is on computers
Cities ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Darkness falling by Peter Crowther ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"First, the flash. A glare of light, just before dawn, followed by utter darkness. A vast blanketing nothingness that covers the whole Earth. Then, the disappearances begin. Friends and strangers alike, swallowed by the darkness ... A lucky few are returned, but they are altered, changed. For the people of Jesman's Bend, it feels like the end of the world. But this is only the very start."--P. [4] of cover
Futures : four novellas ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four acclaimed masters of modern science fiction share provocative, individual visions of the future in four short novellas
Halloween ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shivers and Spirits ... the mystical and macabre ... our darkest fears and sweetest fantasies ... the fun and frivolity of tricks, treats, festivities, and masquerades mixed with the deepest and most profound of frights. Halloween is a holiday filled with both delight and dread, beloved by youngsters and adults alike. Celebrate the most magical season of the year with this sensational treasury of seasonal tales--spooky, suspenseful, terrifying, telling, and teasing--harvested from a multitude of master storytellers."--P. [4] of cover
We think, therefore we are ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
15 original tales about the nature of artificial intelligence. -- Cover
The longest single note by Peter Crowther ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Touch wood ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
By Wizard Oak by Peter Crowther ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Residents of the small town of Magellan Bend find themselves victims of a strange group of witches and discover that only Jeremy DePlage, newly awake on the eve of Halloween after an eight-year-long coma, has resisted the witches' memory wipes and has the possibility of understanding the supernatural forces at work
Futures ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Peter Crowther ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the story of the doctor who is transformed into a murderous madman by taking a secret drug of his own creation
Jewels in the dust by Peter Crowther ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of short stories that focus on troubled characters who live between fantasy and reality
Narrow houses ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constellations : the best of new British SF ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All we know of heaven by Peter Crowther ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs of leaving by Peter Crowther ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Crowther, Peter
Languages
English (46)
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