Synopses & Reviews
A chill inducing and masterful collection of vampire tales, culled from the dark recesses of the nefarious and world renowned Vampires Archives
Coffins, the third volume in the mass market series, contains some of the best of the best of vampire fiction. Including Harlan Ellison, Robert Bloch, Edgar Allan Poe, and F. Paul Wilson, it takes its readers deep inside the crypts of the living dead, in all their supernatural splendor.
· Heart Pounding Shrieks
· Blood Soaked Moonlit Hunts
· High Stakes Adventure
· Evil Assignations
This collection includes tales of the vampire by such notable authors as Robert Bloch, Harlan Ellison, Edgar Allan Poe, and Arthur Conan Doyle. Original.
About the Author
Otto Penzler is the proprietor of The Mysterious Bookshop in New York City. He was publisher of The Armchair Detective
, the founder of the Mysterious Press and the Armchair Detective Library, and created the publishing firm Otto Penzler Books. He is a recipient of an Edgar Award for The Encyclopedia of Mystery and Detection
and the Ellery Queen Award by the Mystery Writers of America for his many contributions to the field. He is the editor of The Vampire Archives
and The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps
, which was a New York Times
bestseller. He is also the series editor of The Best American Mystery Stories of the Year
. His other anthologies include Murder for Love
, Murder for Revenge
, Murder and Obsession
, The 50 Greatest Mysteries of All Time
, and The Best American Mystery Stories of the Century.
He wrote 101 Greatest Movies of Mystery & Suspense
. He lives in New York City.