Black Wings of Cthulhu: Tales of Lovecraftian Horror by Michael Shea, Adam Niswander, Joseph S. Pulver Sr., S.T. Joshi, David J. Schow, Ramsey Campbell, Donald R. Burleson, W.H. Pugmire, Mollie L. Burleson, Caitlín R. Kiernan, Laird Barron, Jason Von Hollander, Sam Gafford, Darrell Schweitzer, Michael Cisco, Norman Partridge, Jonathan Thomas, William Browning Spencer, Michael Marshall Smith, Philip Haldeman, Nicholas Royle

480 pages first pub 2010 (editions)

fiction horror short stories adventurous dark mysterious slow-paced


From the depths of R'lyeh come twenty-one brand-new, utterly terrifying, and thoroughly entertaining short stories of horror and the macabre! Taking their inspiration from works by Lovecraft himself, prominent writers such as Caitlin R. Kiernan, B...

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