The Best of Joe R. Lansdale
Publish date: February 15th 2010
Publisher: Tachyon Publications
Pages no: 375
Edition language: English
This is one of the best and most diverse story collections I've ever read. Period. I've heard all kinds of great things about Lansdale's work and I had read a few of his short stories and enjoyed them quite a bit. But then I got caught up in this reading slump that I couldn't shake and I had this ...
Brilliant, but not for the easily, or even remotely easily, offended. This man is dangerously good. Great novella length stories: Bubba Ho-Tep, Mad Dog Summer, The Big Blow. Fantastic short stories like Not From Detroit, Fish Night, Incident On and Off a Mountain Road and The Events Concerning ...
There are a lot of Joe R. Lansdale anthologies hanging around out there. Most of these stories have been collected before and often. Yet this new collection is a good introduction to Lansdale's short fiction. They run the gamut from his earlier splatter-punk writings to straight horror to his viscer...