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The Moonlit Road and Other Ghost and Horror Stories (Dover Thrift Editions) - Ambrose Bierce
The Moonlit Road and Other Ghost and Horror Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)
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ASIN: B002LISSFI
Edition language: English
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Horror, Short Stories
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The Primroses Were Over
The Primroses Were Over rated it
3.0 The Moonlit Road and Other Ghost and Horror Stories
I'm not sure how I managed to never hear of Ambrose Bierce, but I genuinely regret the omission in my earlier reading. His stories are creepy, but they are also weirdly fun. He's nailed down a proper horror atmosphere, which is often the hardest thing, and he generally has a good grasp of the twis...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
4.0 The Moonlit Road and Other Ghost and Horror Stories
bookshelves: boo-scary, autumn-2015, halloween-2015, paper-read, re-visit-2015, shortstory-shortstories-novellas, under-100-ratings Read from October 10 to 12, 2015 Description: Famed for the mordant wit and satire of his essays and newspaper columns, Ambrose Bierce (1842–1914) also possessed a...
Randolph "Dilda" Carter
Randolph "Dilda" Carter rated it
4.0 The Moonlit Road: And Other Ghost and Horror Stories
Bierce is so terse yet so erudite its hard to fault even his weaker fare. He's not as concise as Saki but close. They both share a strain of wicked humor. This entire book was good, there wasn't a single dud in the book. Best $1.00 you could invest.
MarginMan
MarginMan rated it
3.0 The Moonlit Road and Other Ghost and Horror Stories
As a whole the collection is better than average, but Bierce carries such a lofty reputation that I expected even better. A few pieces, such as "The Man and the Snake", meet expectations, but a few weaker entries just aren't worthy of a master. At his best, he handles the surprise ending well or int...
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