Synopses & Reviews
The Whisperer and Other Stories
contains a complete short novel, The Return of the Deep Ones
, as well as eight more weighty slices from the dark imagination of Brian Lumley. Here are several of Lumley's best H. P. Lovecraft-inspired tales, including "The Statement of Henry Worthy." Also included are "The Luststone" and "The Disapproval of Jeremy Cleave," proving that Lumley can make one laugh even while the hairs on the back of their neck are slowly coming to attention. . . .
"Lumley is obviously very bright, articulate, and in possession of an incredibly wild imagination."--Rapport
About the Author
is the author of the bestselling Necroscope series of vampire novels. The first Necroscope
, Harry Keogh, also appears in a collection of Lumley's short fiction, Harry Keogh and Other Weird Heroes
, along Titus Crow and Henri Laurent de Marigny, from Titus Crow, Volumes One, Two, and Three
, and David Hero and Eldin the Wanderer
, from the Dreamlands
An acknowledged master of Lovecraft-style horror, Brian Lumley has won the British Fantasy Award and been named a Grand Master of Horror. His works have been published in more than a dozen countries and have inspired comic books, role-playing games, and sculpture, and been adapted for television.
When not writing, Lumley can often be found spear-fishing in the Greek islands, gambling in Las Vegas, or attending a convention somewhere in the US. Lumley and his wife live in England.
Table of Contents
No Sharks in the Med
The Statement of Henry Worthy
The Disapproval of Jeremy Cleave
The Return of the Deep Ones