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Langan, John (John Paul)

Works: 8 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 1,090 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Horror tales  Short stories  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Ghost stories 
Classifications: PS648.S3, 813.087620806
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Publications about John Langan
Publications by John Langan
Most widely held works by John Langan
Mr. Gaunt and other uneasy encounters by John Langan( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
From award-nominated writer John Langan comes a collection of uneasy meetings. A frustrated professor and his graduate student assistant accompany a group of soldiers to a remote Scottish island to learn what is buried there. A man plays an audiotape left for him by his late father and is initiated into a family story of monstrous deeds. A student learns frightening lessons in a surreal tutoring center. A young couple struggles to make their stand against a group of inhuman pursuers in a ravaged landscape. And, in a new story, an artist discovers a mysterious statue whose completion becomes his obsession
House of windows : a novel by John Langan( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
When a young writer finds himself cornered by a beautiful widow in the waning hours of a late-night cocktail party, he seeks at first to escape, to return to his wife and infant son, but the tale she weaves, of her missing husband, a renowned English professor, and her lost stepson, a soldier killed on a battlefield on the other side of the world, of phantasmal visions, a family curse, and a house ... the Belvedere House, a striking mansion whose features suggest a face, hidden just out of view, draws him in, capturing him. What follows is a deeply psychological ghost story of memory and malediction, loss and remorse
The best horror of the year ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of twenty-one horror stories published in 2011, along with an essay that summarizes the achievements in the horror genre for novels, anthologies, magazines, and webzines
New Cthulhu : the recent weird by Elizabeth/ Gaiman, Neil/ Kiernan, Caitlin R./ Laidlaw, Marc/ Langan, John Bear( file )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
"In the early twenty-first century the best supernatural writers no longer imitate Lovecraft, but they are profoundly influenced by the genre and the mythos he created. New Cthulhu: The Recent Weird presents some of the best of this new Lovecraftian fiction--bizarre, subtle, atmospheric, metaphysical, psychological, filled with strange creatures and stranger characters--eldritch, unsettling, evocative, and darkly appealing."--P. [4] of cover
The year's best science fiction & fantasy by Rich Horton( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of short fiction for the year 2010 featuring the work of such authors as Elizabeth Bear, Peter Watts, Rachel Swirsky, Steve Gould, and Jay Lake
Creatures : thirty years of monsters ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
After death : [an anthology of dark and speculative fiction stories examining what may occur after we die] ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
The wide, carnivorous sky and other monstrous geographies by John Langan( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Alternative Names
Langan, J. P. (John Paul)
English (14)
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