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Book of the dead is an anthology of horror stories first published in 1989, edited by john skipp and craig spector and featuring a foreword written by george a. Encounters with the hungry dead by john skipp in doc, epub, rtf download ebook. Syd was just another lonely working class guy singing the steeltown blues. Then another book was opened, which is the book of life. The light at the end by john skipp, craig spector nook. Dead lines ebook by john skipp 6230000000291 rakuten kobo. Download skipp and spectors the light at the end for free. His first anthology, book of the dead, laid the foundation in 1989 for modern zombie literature, bringing george romeros vision of the dead next door to new levels of scope and intensity. It is a collection of 32 zombie short storiesnovelettes by some of the most wellknown names in horror fiction. The book of the dead mass market paperback june 1 1989 by john skipp author 4.323 1508 700 452 50 1105 802 580 1325 599 1232 726 515 1211 478 344 562 696 766 1312 897 1084 893 317 46 1053 223 1126 1092 650 1096 381 1518 650 245 396 598 459 79 1186 371