Dark Delicacies Two

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Ace Books, Aug 26, 2008 - Fiction - 314 pages
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In a second distinguished collection of twenty superb, sublimely dark tales written especially for this volume, such acknowledged contemporary masters of horror fiction as Barbara Hambly, John Farris, James Sallis, Steve Niles, Tananarive Due, L. A. Banks, and Gary Brandner serve up a veritable feast of fear.
For the second time, Dark Delicacies, the world's foremost horror bookstore, lends its famous name and imprimatur to an anthology designed to please the palate of the genre's most discriminating fans. Throughout, the editors -- Del Howison (co-owner of Dark Delicacies) and leading horror anthologist Jeff Gelb -- present perfectly crafted, freshly original horror-fiction fare that is as terrifying as it is chillingly delicious.

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User Review  - dagon12 - LibraryThing

Del has done an excellent job of collecting a great set of stories. Generally when I finish a collection of stories, the book can fit into one of three categories: not so good with only a couple of ... Read full review

Review: Dark Delicacies II (Dark Delicacies #2)

User Review  - Peter Magerl - Goodreads

Great stories. Can't think of one that was bad. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Del Howison, founder of the world's most famous horror emporium and bookstore, Dark Delicacies, has used his extensive friendships in the horror field to compile this second anthology. He is an esteemed expert in the genre and has made cameo appearances in a number of horror films. Howison lives in Los Angeles.

Jeff Gelb is the leading anthologist in contemporary horror. He is the coeditor of the Hot Blood erotic horror series, which features multiple Bram Stoker Award winners. His anthologies have debuted new fiction by Stephen King, Lawrence Block, Joyce Carol Oates, Ramsey Campbell, and Brian Lumley. He lives in CA.

Richard Rickitt is the cofounder of Clockwork Digital, a company that creates animation and special effects for film and television. A leading authority on the history and technology of special effects, he is an award-winning author and a popular speaker. He lives in London. Ray Harryhausen is the greatest animator in movie history and a pioneer in stop-motion animation.

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