The big book of ghost stories Author:Otto Penzler Publisher:New York : Vintage Books, 2012. Series:Vintage crime/Black Lizard original. Edition/Format: Book : Fiction : English Summary:A collection of ghost stories by American and English authors. These spectral stories span more than a hundred years, from modern-day creations by Joyce Carol Oates and Chet Williamson, to pulp yarns from August Derleth and M.L. Humphreys, to the atmospheric Victorian tales of Kipling and Lovecraft, not…
Dragonsong by Anne McCaffrey. "The first volume in the Harper Hall Trilogy, is the enchanting tale of how Menolly of Half Circle Hold became Pern's first female Harper, and rediscovered the legendary fire lizards who helped to save her world."
Review summary of The Black Lizard Big Book of Locked-Room Mysteries by Otto Penzler, editor. Sixty-eight superbly crafted stories are included in this collection, subtitled "the most complete collection of impossible crime stories ever assembled". Indeed it is! Though large and somewhat unwieldy to hold and read, this is a must have collection for all fans of mystery and crime fiction. Our rating: 5 of 5 stars.
Cover by John Romita Sr. Second appearance of the Lizard in "Where Crawls the Lizard," script by Stan Lee, art by John Romita Sr.; Dr. Connors reacts from The Rhino antidote he was previously working on and turns into The Lizard; Realizing this, he runs away but is spotted by his son Billy; The Lizard plots his human conquest and plans to defeat Spider-Man. Reprinted in Marvel Tales # 184. 36 pgs., full color.