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Personal demons

Author: Christopher Fowler
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of horror stories by a British writer. In Spanky's Back in Town, a fallen angel attempts to return to heaven, in Dracula's Library, literature turns to pornography at the touch of a hand, and in Wage Slaves, a computerized building takes over the lives of its inhabitants.
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fowler, Christopher.
Personal demons.
London : Serpent's Tail, 1998
(OCoLC)607096254
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Fowler
ISBN: 1852425970 9781852425975
OCLC Number: 39559481
Notes: Short stories.
Description: ix, 308 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Spanky's back in town --
Dracula's library --
Phoenix --
Unforgotten --
The man who wound a thousand clocks --
Inner fire --
Wage slaves --
Armies of the heart --
Five star --
Scratch --
Still life --
The cages --
The Grand Finale Hotel --
Midas touch --
Permanent fixture --
Looking for Bolivar --
Learning to let go.
Responsibility: Christopher Fowler.

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A hotel offers a taboo service for its trouble clients, a young man must wind a thousand clocks before sunset, and a vampire library attacks its reader. These linked tales explore the world of the  Read more...

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A reassuring wallow among wolves, ghost trains and the whole Judeo-Christian brat pack of predestination and sin * Guardian * A writer of extraordinary imagination * Sunday Express * Ghoulishly Read more...

 
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