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Nickle, David 1964-

Overview
Works: 28 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 1,274 library holdings
Genres: Short stories  Horror tales  Fiction  Psychological fiction  Spy stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PR9199.4.N55, 813.0873808
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Publications about David Nickle
Publications by David Nickle
Most widely held works by David Nickle
The best horror of the year ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 207 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
Knife fight and other struggles by David Nickle( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
A young man at loose ends finds he cannot look away from his new lover's alien gaze. A young woman out of time seeks her old lover in the cold spaces between the stars. The fleeing worshippers of an ancient and jealous deity seek solace in an unsuspecting New World congregation. In a suburban nursery, a demon with a grudge and a lonely exorcist face off for what could be the last time. And when a big city mayor who delineates his mandate by the slash of a blade faces an unexpected challenger, it turns into a struggle that threatens to consume everything. In Knife Fight and Other Struggles, David Nickle follows his award-winning debut collection Monstrous Affections with a new set of dark tales that span space, time, and genre
The 'Geisters by David Nickle( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
When Ann LeSage was a little girl, she had an invisible friend- a poltergeist that spoke to her with flying knives and howling winds. She called it the Insect, and with a little professional help, she contained it. But the nightmares never truly ended and as Ann grew from a girl to a young woman, the Insect grew with her. It became more than terrifying. It became a thing of murder. Now, as she embarks on a new life, Ann believes she has the Insect under control but there are others attempting to take it away from her. They are the 'Geisters and in perusing their own perverse dream, they risk spawning the most terrible nightmare of all
Volk : a novel of radiant abomination by David Nickle( Book )
2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
The Claus effect by David Nickle( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
It's the 1990s. The Cold War is over, the Soviet Union is down for the count⁰́₄and the Free World is getting ready for its first nuclear-free Christmas in decades. Only one thing in the world can ruin it. Santa Claus. Who can forget the horrifying events of "The Toy Mill" (Nickle & Schroeder's 1993 Aurora-Award-winning story), in which a malevolent, post-industrial-revolution Santa Claus granted Emily, a little girl, a Christmas wish⁰́₄and her desire to be a Christmas Elf nearly destroyed the world? It's eight years later, and Christmas should be a joyful time⁰́₄shouldn't it? Not with Santa on the loose! Events propel the now-teenaged Emily and West Point Cadet Neil Nyman on a breakneck journey through suburban shopping malls, Ontario cottage country, and the frigid northern wastes of the former Soviet Union⁰́₄battling displaced Cossacks, blue-blooded cottagers and homicidal, downsized elves along the way. Finally, they must face down the terrifying truth: about Christmas, the New World Order⁰́₄and The Claus Effect. Never before available as an ebook, and now with a previously unpublished epilogue added!
The Exile book of new Canadian noir ( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Old vines and older grudges tangle in the Okanagan Valley. An elderly widow, eking out a living collecting detritus, seeks to avenge the murder of her friend. A love-weary security guard clashes with bounty hunters. An ursine meth-cooker faces even stranger creatures on the frozen tundra of Nunavut. As the dead walk and the living despair, a private detective unravels a bizarre mystery. In The Exile Book of New Canadian Noir, the whole spectrum of the noir esthetic is explored: from its hardboiled home in crime fiction to its grim forays into horror, fantasy, and surrealism; from the dystopian shadows it casts in science fiction to the mixture of desire and corruption it brings to erotica; from the blood-spattered romance of the frontier to the stark nihilism of literary realism
Licence expired : the unauthorized James Bond by David Nickle( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The pit-heads by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Four landscape painters learn that the true cost of inspiration is blood, in the abandoned mines of a Northern Ontario ghost town
New Canadian Noir : the Exile Book of Anthology Series, Number Ten by Claude Lalumière( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Old vines and older grudges tangle in the Okanagan Valley. An elderly widow, eking out a living collecting detritus, seeks to avenge the murder of her friend. A love-weary security guard clashes with bounty hunters. An ursine meth-cooker faces even stranger creatures on the frozen tundra of Nunavut. As the dead walk and the living despair, a private detective unravels a bizarre mystery. In The Exile Book of New Canadian Noir, the whole spectrum of the noir esthetic is explored: from its hardboiled home in crime fiction to its grim forays into horror, fantasy, and surrealism; from the dystopian
Janie and the wind by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Janie has a taste for pulp fiction and a eye for the unseen. On a retreat at a horror writer's island lodge, a wind comes on the lake that offers her a taste for something at once more familiar and forbidden. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
The Webley by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Two boys contend with a terrible hound, a lingering feud, and the ghosts of a great war in Depression-era Ontario. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
Slide trombone by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Drugs, booze, the music of Led Zeppelin and a fish who prefers Rush turn a weekend jam session into a moment of transcendence and depravity for four old high school friends trying to recapture their glory days. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
Fly in your eye by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A warning, to those who go to that place down south and don't take the warnings about the in the Fodor's Guide about the local fauna seriously enough. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
The sloan men by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A young bride and her future mother-in-law have a quiet conversation about the true nature of the men they love--and together, learn that the true nature of love may in fact be nothing more a terrible trap
The mayor will make a brief statement and then take questions by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
The mayor holds a news conference, as his city's grief for a child killed in a tragic auto accident grows into something terrible. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
The inevitability of earth by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
When Michael was a kid, he saw his grandfather fly, unaided, over the family's vegetable garden. As a young man, he is obsessed with learning the old man's secret. But grandfather's nowhere to be found, and his grandmother has secrets of her own. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
Polyphemus' cave by David Nickle( file )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
A 1930s B movie actor returns to his mother's side in rural Idaho for the funeral of his father, killed helping clear up after the derailment of a circus train. The official word is death by elephant--but word around town is that something older escaped when the train left its tracks. From Monstrous Affections, this tale is part of Stoker Award-winner David Nickle' s collection of short fiction about love in all its horrific proportions
 
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