WorldCat Identities

Crowther, Peter 1949-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 2,946 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Short stories, English  Short stories  Horror tales  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Director
Classifications: PS3565.N316, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Crowther
More stories from the Twilight zone by Rod Serling( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 392 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 )

4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escardy Gap by Peter Crowther( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 176 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
Tombs( Book )

5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 139 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
Forbidden planets by Ray Bradbury( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 131 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
Cities( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Darkness falling by Peter Crowther( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 119 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 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four acclaimed masters of modern science fiction share provocative, individual visions of the future in four short novellas
Mars probes( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventeen intriguing science fiction tales journey to the "Red Planet" to explore the mysteries and wonders of Mars, in all original short fiction by Ray Bradbury, Gene Wolfe, Allen Steele, Alastair Reynolds, Michael Moorcock, Brian Aldiss, Stephen Baxter, and other distinguished authors
We think, therefore we are( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

15 original tales about the nature of artificial intelligence. -- Cover
Narrow houses( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jewels in the dust by Peter Crowther( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of short stories that focus on troubled characters who live between fantasy and reality
The longest single note by Peter Crowther( Book )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Touch wood( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Futures( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By Wizard Oak by Peter Crowther( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 68 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
Songs of leaving by Peter Crowther( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constellations : the best of new British SF( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spaces between the lines by Peter Crowther( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very special jukebox in the abandoned saloon of a dusty deserted town plays much more than mere tunes for two weary wanderers ... A travelling carnival in a post-apocalyptic world comes across the Earth's very last vampire ... A chair fashioned out of the wood from the original cross provides a comfort of sorts down the ages ... A lonely girl dreams of freedom, whatever the cost
The night country by Stewart O'Nan( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 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."--Page 4 of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Crowther, Peter

Peter Crowther British writer

Languages
English (55)

Covers
Dante's disciplesEscardy GapForbidden planetsCitiesDarkness fallingFutures : four novellasMars probesWe think, therefore we are