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Paperbacks from Hell

(2017)
A non fiction book by

 
 
SEE the amazing vintage book covers featuring well-dressed skeletons, evil dolls, knife-wielding killer crabs! READ the shocking plots involving devil worship, satanic children, and haunted real estate! LEARN the stories of long-forgotten creators as well as familiar names like V.C. Andrews and Anne Rice. 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 Rosemarys Baby.,

It s an affectionate, nostalgic, and unflinching tour through the horror fiction boom of the seventies and eighties, complete with story summaries and artist and author profiles. Plus recommendations for which of these forgotten treasures are well worth your reading time and which should stay buried.



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Paperback Editions

September 2017 : USA Paperback
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction
Author(s): Grady Hendrix
ISBN: 1-59474-981-7 / 978-1-59474-981-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Quirk Books
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Audio Editions

January 2018 : Audio CD
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction
Author(s): Grady Hendrix
ISBN: 1-5385-1830-9 / 978-1-5385-1830-4
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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January 2018 : Audio CD
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction; Library Edition
Author(s): Grady Hendrix
ISBN: 1-5385-1829-5 / 978-1-5385-1829-8
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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January 2018 : MP3 CD
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction
Author(s): Grady Hendrix
ISBN: 1-5385-1831-7 / 978-1-5385-1831-1
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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January 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction
Author(s): Grady Hendrix, Will Errickson - contributor
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon CA   


January 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction
Author(s): Grady Hendrix, Will Errickson - contributor
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

September 2017 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Paperbacks from Hell: The Twisted History of '70s and '80s Horror Fiction
Author(s): Grady Hendrix
Publisher: Quirk Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU