Books of Blood Omnibus 1

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Little, Brown Book Group, Dec 2, 2010 - Fiction - 512 pages
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Here are the stories written on the Book of Blood. They are a map of that dark highway that leads out of life towards unknown destinations. Few will have to take it. Most will go peacefully along lamplit streets, ushered out of living with prayers and caresses. But for a few, the horrors will come, skipping, to fetch them off to the highway of the damned ... Gathered together for the first time in one volume, here are fifteen mind-shattering stories from the awesome imagination of World Fantasy Award winning author Clive Barker. They will take you to the brink - and beyond ...

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User Review  - Irena. - LibraryThing

3.5 One of the interesting things about this selection of stories is that I found myself rooting for a homicidal clown (or a clownish character to be precise), a female serial killer and demons. Dread ... Read full review

Review: Books of Blood: Volume Six (Books of Blood #6)

User Review  - Goodreads

The series ended as strong as it began. Impossible to pick a best story in this one. Even the weakest (which is probably Twilight at the Towers) is great. I'm a little sad there aren't more volumes. Read full review

About the author (2010)

Clive Barker was born in Liverpool in 1952. He is the author of The Books of Blood (in six volumes), The Damnation Game, Weaveworld, Cabal, The Great and Secret Show, Imajica, Everville and Sacrament as well as writing, directing and producing for the screen - his films include Hellraiser and Nightbreed. He presently lives in Los Angeles.

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