A long December

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Houseman, Carl (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Sheriffs -- Fiction, Alien labor -- Iowa -- Fiction, Police -- Iowa -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Iowa -- Fi
StatementDonald Harstad.
GenreFiction
The Physical Object
Pagination307 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23271273M
ISBN 101590710134

A Long December is a massive page book consisting of 34 short stories, and one novella. I was aware of the name Richard Chizmar through his work with Cemetary Dance, but was not familiar with his writing at all.

After a friends recommendation and seeing that Chizmar was about to release a book co-authored with Stephen King I took the plunge/5(). A Long December: American crime fiction’s best-kept secret–as if Michael Connelly had spent twenty-six years as a small-town cop in Iowa–has written his breakout book.

Brief Description: The people of Nation County, Iowa–a heartland town straight out of a Coen Brothers movie or a John Cougar Mellencamp song–practice a/5(37). A Long December, a short story collection by Richard Chizmar, published by Subterranean Press, is a superb assortment of snapshots into the psychologically and emotionally-intense lives of various characters who teach us about loss and suffering, about the unthinkable and the grotesque/5.

Eerie, suspenseful, poignant, the stories in A Long December range from horror to suspense, crime to dark fantasy, mainstream to mystery. As New York Times bestselling author Scott Smith (A Simple Plan, The Ruins) notes: “It’s an idyllic little world Richard Chizmar has created.

Boys fish in the shallows of a winding creek/5(4). A LONG DECEMBER ranks up there with some of the best books I've ever read. There are 35 short stories and novellas in it, written over the course of Chizmar's 30 year writing career and only one did I feel was a little weak/5().

"A Long December: American crime fiction's best-kept secret-as if Michael Connelly had spent twenty-six years as a small-town cop in Iowa-has written his breakout book. Brief Description: The people of Nation County, Iowa-a heartland town straight out of a Coen Brothers movie or a John Cougar Mellencamp song-practice a/5(37).

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A Long December book. Read 22 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The people of Nation County, Iowa-a heartland town straight out of 4/5. A Long December collects sinister stories from throughout his career, including the heartrendingly-effective title story.

This is a terrific gateway collection not only for Chizmar’s works, but for the horror genre in general, which so often gets typecast by gore and shock value content instead of the proper chill-you-to-your-bones unsettling.

A Long December: American crime fiction's best-kept secret-as if Michael Connelly had spent twenty-six years as a small-town cop in Iowa-has written.

A Long December (eBook)- InRichard Chizmar's debut short story collection, Midnight Promises, was a finalist for the World Fantasy Award. Publishers Weekly called it a sterling collection while singling out The Silence of Sorrow as an und.

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A Long December A Book Review by Mike Limon 1 May. I fell in love with reading in the third grade. I found myself reading mostly short stories. As a teenager growing up in the ’s, I really enjoyed watching TV shows like The Twilight Zone, and The Outer Limits.

I started reading plenty of horror short stories. Eerie, suspenseful, poignant, the stories in A Long December range from horror to suspense, crime to dark fantasy, mainstream to mystery.

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As New York Times bestselling author Scott Smith (A Simple Plan, The Ruins) notes: "It's an idyllic little world Richard Chizmar has created. Boys fish in the shallows of a. A Long December is a massive page book consisting of 34 short stories, and one novella.

I was aware of the name Richard Chizmar through his work with Cemetary Dance, but was not familiar with his writing at all. After a friends recommendation and seeing that Chizmar was about to release a book co-authored with Stephen King I took the plunge/5().

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One Day in December is an exploration of love that reads like a thriller, filled with secrets and heart-aching betrayals. The perfect book to get lost in this holiday season.” —Jill Santopolo, author of The Light We Lost/5(K). We’re very pleased to report that we’ll be getting copies of A Long December by Richard Chizmar, his new Limited Edition from Subterranean Press and his first collection in more than two decades, and so far the feedback for the book and Chizmar’s writing has been outstanding.

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