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Monster, she wrote : the women who pioneered horror & speculative fiction / Lisa Kröger and Melanie R. Anderson.

Kröger, Lisa, (author.). Anderson, Melanie, (author.).
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  • 4 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria B KRO (Text) 37521530947953 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Checked out 11/15/2019
Benton Co PL - Fowler 809.3 KRO (Text) 34044000995892 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 809.9164 KROGER (Text) 34304000949028 Adult - Nonfiction Checked out 11/25/2019
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 809.9 KRO (Text) 840191002733676 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Checked out 11/18/2019
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 809.9164 KRO (Text) 36626104092101 2nd Floor New Adult In process -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello NF BIO KROGER (Text) 37743002253948 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 809.9164 KRO (Text) 78551000543750 Non-Fiction Checked out 11/21/2019
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 809.9 KROGER (Text) 39206021592033 New Materials Checked out 11/21/2019
Whiting PL - Whiting 809.9164 K914 (Text) 51735011979423 Adult department Reshelving -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 809.3 KRÖGER (Text) 33946003567182 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781683691389
  • ISBN: 1683691385
  • Physical Description: 319 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Quirk Books, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 296-310) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
The founding mothers -- Haunting tales -- Cult of the occult -- The women who wrote the pulps -- Haunting the home -- Paperback horror -- The new Goths -- The future of horror and speculative fiction.
Summary, etc.:
Horror and speculative fiction wouldn't exist without the women who created it. From forgotten visionaries like Margaret "Mad Madge" Cavendish, to literary icons such as Mary Shelley and Shirley Jackson, to modern-era marvels such as Anne Rice and Helen Oyeyemi, women authors have always been at the vanguard of frightening fiction. And their life stories are as intriguing as the novels, short stories, and novellas they crafted. Part biography, part reader's guide, Monster, She Wrote will introduce you to more than a hundred authors and over two hundred of their mysterious and spine-tingling tales. Frankenstein was just the beginning...meet even more terrifying monsters and the women who unleashed them.
Subject: Horror in literature.
Women authors.
Horror tales, English > History and criticism.
Horror tales, American > History and criticism.
Women authors > History and criticism.

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