20th Century Ghosts - Joe Hill (US ARC)
New York City, New York: William Morrow - An Imprint of Harper Collins Publishers (2007). 20th Century Ghosts by Joe Hill. Advance Reader's Copy. Octavo. First U.S. Edition. First U.S. Printing.
U.S. Advance Reader's Copy of Joe Hill's Debut Collection. Not Originally For Sale.
Book Condition: Fine in wrappers.
This collection of short stories has won several awards including the Bram Stoker Award for Best Fiction Collection, the British Fantasy Award for Best Collection and Best Short Story for "Best New Horror.", as well as the International Horror Guild Awards. A compilation of imaginative, surreal, and macabre short fiction by the author of Heart-Shaped Box includes the tales of Imogene, the legendary ghost of the Rosebud theater, and Francis, an unhappy, hopeless human turned giant locust seeking revenge on his Nevada hometown.
20th Century Ghosts is the first publication made by American author Joe Hill, son of writer Stephen King. It was originally published in the UK by PS Publishing in October 2005. In 2007, US Publishers Harper Collins decided to release the US edition with a new short story, "Bobby Conroy Comes Back from the Dead, which was not previously published in the UK edition.
Collector's Grade Copy.