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The Year's best horror stories : XIV

Author: Karl Edward Wagner
Publisher: New York : DAW Books, ©1986.
Series: DAW horror; DAW book collectors, no. 688
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karl Edward Wagner
ISBN: 0886771560 9780886771560
OCLC Number: 14914786
Notes: 19 stories.
Description: 291 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction : nurturing nightmares / by Karl Edward Wagner --
Penny Daye / by Charles L. Grant --
Dwindling / by David B. Silva --
Dead men's fingers / by Phillip C. Heath --
Dead week / by Leonard Carpenter --
The sneering / by Ramsey Campbell --
Bunny didn't tell us / by David J. Schow --
Pinewood / by Tanith Lee --
The night people / by Michael Reaves --
Ceremony / by William F. Nolan --
The woman in black / Dennis Etchison --
...Beside the seaside, beside the sea... / Simon Clark --
Mother's day / Stephen F. Wilcox --
Lava tears / Vincent McHardy --
Rapid transit / Wayne Allen Sallee --
The weight of zero / John Alfred Taylor --
John's return to Liverpool / Christopher Burns --
In late December, before the storm / Paul M. Sammon --
Red Christmas / David S. Garnett --
Too far behind Gradina / Steve Sneyd.
Series Title: DAW horror; DAW book collectors, no. 688
Other Titles: The year's best horror stories :
Karl Edward Wagner presents the year's best horror stories :
Responsibility: edited by Karl Edward Wagner.

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by billborre (WorldCat user published 2018-07-25) Excellent Permalink

"Red Christmas" by David S. Garnett - This story is about a group of murderous children who stab to death several people before Christmas and the detective who figures out too late to save himself and his wife that they gain entrance to the victim's homes by appearing outside the door as carolers. 

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