• Title : Paperbacks from Hell

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  • ISBN: 1594749817

  • Format Type: Paperback

  • Number of Pages: 256 pages


Paperbacks from Hell Description

Take a tour through the horror paperback novels of the 1970s and 80s if you dare Page through dozens and dozens of amazing book covers featuring well dressed skeletons, evil dolls, and knife wielding killer crabs Read shocking plot summaries that invoke devil worship, satanic children, and haunted real estate Horror author and vintage paperback book collector Grady Hendrix offers killer commentary and witty insight on these trashy thrillers that tried so hard to be the next Exorcist or Rosemary s Baby It s an affectionate, nostalgic, and unflinchingly funny celebration of the horror fiction boom of two iconic decades, complete with story summaries and artist and author profiles You ll find familiar authors, like V C Andrews and R L Stine, and many who ve faded into obscurity Plus recommendations for which of these forgotten treasures are well worth your reading time and which should stay buried..



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thumbnail Title: Paperbacks from Hell
Author:Grady Hendrix
ISBN :1594749817
ranting: 4.5
Reviewer: 685 Reviews
Description: Take a tour through the horror paperback novels of the 1970s and 80s if you dare Page through dozens and dozens of amazing book covers featuring well dressed skeletons, evil dolls, and knife wielding

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