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Schow, David J.

Overview
Works: 83 works in 212 publications in 3 languages and 5,070 library holdings
Genres: Horror films  Drama  Slasher films  Fiction  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Horror fiction  Short stories  Musical fiction  Essays  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of screenplay, Scenarist, Compiler, Conceptor, Contributor
Classifications: PS3569.C5284, 791.4372
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Publications about David J Schow
Publications by David J Schow
Most widely held works by David J Schow
The Texas chainsaw massacre by Tobe Hooper( visu )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
The only thing more shocking than how it ended is how it all began! Born under unspeakable circumstances, a young orphan is taken in by the sick and demented Hewitt family and soon the seeds of a deranged murderer are planted
Internecine by David J Schow( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
In the tradition of the Hitchcock-style "wrong man" spy thriller, Schow shakes up the crime genre with a dash of post-cold war espionage conspiracy, a sprinkle of Hollywood secret history, and a whole lot of big guns
The art of Drew Struzan by Drew Struzan( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 291 libraries worldwide
A behind-the-scenes peek into the artist's studio, as well as a history of the rise and fall of movie poster illustration in Hollywood
The kill riff by David J Schow( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Lucas dreams it every night: the rockshow, flashy, ear-pounding, chaotic. The frothed-up mob that storms the stage. The death of his daughter Kristen, trampled in a sudden surge of tribal frenzy. In Lucas Ellington's eyes, the audience is blameless. His child was murdered by the main event--Whip Hand, the ultimate party band
Upgunned by David J Schow( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 201 libraries worldwide
"Elias McCabe is having one hell of a night: He gets kidnapped at gunpoint by a professional hit man and is forced to shoot blackmail photos of a prominent politician. Things go wrong with the shoot ... very wrong. When the night is over, Elias is scared to death ... and ten thousand dollars richer. If he keeps his mouth shut. But he doesn't -- and now the hit man has targeted him for payback. As a desperate amateur in the games of death, Elias is up against a seasoned pro. As his entire life slides into the abyss, he has to stay alive by inventing new ways, moment-by-moment, to avoid, misdirect, and finally confront his ever-more-determined murderer as corpses and collateral damage stack up coast-to-coast in their wake"--
Silver scream ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
A collection of modern horror stories all loosely dealing with the bizarre lives and often brutal deaths of the men and women working in television and the movies
Bullets of rain by David J Schow( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Widowed architect Arthur Latimer has become a recluse in his own home: a storm-proof fortress that doubles as a shrine to his dead wife. But the outside world beckons in the form of a bizarre party downbeach. Now, just as the biggest hurricane ever to hit the Pacific Northwest rolls in with a deadly force, Art is subjected to intrusions from his past and invasions from the present. And soon he begins to doubt everything he sees or thinks he already knows. And soon you may too
Gun work by David J Schow( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
"Life isn't always cheap south of the border--some lives are worth a million dollars. That's what the Mexican kidnapping cartel was demanding for Carl Ledbetter's wife. So Carl reached out to the one person he knew with a chance in hell of saving her, a deadly man whose own life he'd saved in the sands of Iraq"--Cover [p. 4]
Havoc swims jaded by David J Schow( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 145 libraries worldwide
DJSturbia by David J Schow( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 142 libraries worldwide
"DJSturbia is home to monsters. All kinds of monsters, from skyscraper-sized Godzilla (twice!) to the microscopic space germ known as the Andromeda Strain. Monsters human and inhuman, from fictional psycho killers to the real-life terrorists of 9/11. Lovecraftian horrors. Extraterrestrial insects. Giant serpents. Gargoyles and ghosts. Gunfighters and assassins. The battlefield monstrosities known as Warbirds, the alien invaders called Black Widowers, and--oh, yes--a little critter named Bob. Classic monsters lurk here, too: That Creature from That Lagoon. That Thing from Another World. Monsters living, monsters dead...and in-between. David J. Schow's newest collection features his usual lucky thirteen short stories--shoot 'em ups, horror noir, and surprises aplenty--plus, for the first time, a poison-candy sampler of thirteen additional essays covering everything from The Crow to live snake-handling" -- dust jacket flap
The year's best dark fantasy & horror by Paula Guran( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
A collection of dark fantasy and horror stories written in 2010, with selections by Holly Black, Neil Gaiman, Peter Watts, Tanith Lee, Margo Lansdale, and others
Hunt among killers of men by David J Schow( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
This one, credited as usual to its hero (but really written by horror novelist and screenwriter David J. Schow), finds Hunt heading off to China on a mission of mercy. Seems that a close friend of Hunts sister is up on a charge of murder, but the real villain appears to be a Chinese financier whos up to some serious no good. Aside from helping out his sister, Hunt is also very interested in the possibility that a fabled treasure (some incredibly valuable nineteenth-century terra-cotta warriors created by the Vlad the impaler of Chinese history) might actually exist
The outer limits : the official companion by David J Schow( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Leatherface : Texas chainsaw massacre III ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The infamous Leatherface is back, in pursuit of a pair of college students who intended to drive across the country
Black leather required : stories by David J Schow( Book )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
This collection includes thirteen of Schow's short stories and includes an intro by John Farris
The lost Bloch by Robert Bloch( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The third volume in a series of uncollected work by the renowned horror writer features four pulp stories, two nonfiction pieces, an introduction by Gahan Wilson, an interview conducted by Douglas E. Winter, and a tribute from Bloch's wife Eleanor
Hell on earth. The lost Bloch by Robert Bloch( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Hunt among the killers of men by David J Schow( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
From the towers of Manhattan to the exotic Far East, one man finds adventure everywhere he goes: Gabriel Hunt. Backed by the resources of the $100 million Hunt Foundation and armed with his trusty Colt revolver, Gabriel Hunt has always been ready for anything--but is he prepared for the killers of men? The warlord's men came to New York to preserve a terrible secret--and left a dead body in their wake. Now Gabriel Hunt is on their trail, a path that will take him to Shanghai and a showdown with a madman out to resurrect a deadly figure from China's past ... --Cover
 
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Alternative Names
David J. Schow
David Schow American author
David Schow Amerikaans romanschrijver
David Schow amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Drehbuchautor
Lowenbruck, Olivier d' 1955-
Schow, David
Schow David 1955-....
スカウ, デイヴィッド・J.
スコウ, デヴィッド・J.
Languages
English (55)
Japanese (3)
French (1)
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