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The best horror of the year. #5

Author: Ellen Datlow
Publisher: San Francisco : Night Shade Books, ©2013.
Series: Best horror of the year, 5
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Horror fiction
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Datlow
ISBN: 9781597804745 1597804746
OCLC Number: 972364212
Description: 406 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Nikishi / Lucy Taylor --
Little America / Dan Chaon --
A natural history of autumn / Jeffrey Ford --
Mantis wives / Kij Johnson --
Tender as teeth / Stephanie Crawford and Duane Swierczynski --
The callers / Ramsey Campbell --
Two poems for hill house / Kevin McCann --
Mariners' round / Terry Dowling --
Nanny Grey / Gemma Files --
The magician's apprentice / Tamsyn Muir --
Kill all the monsters / Gary McMahon --
The house on Ashley Avenue / Ian Rogers --
Dead song / Jay Wilburn --
Sleeping, I was Beauty / Sandy Leibowitz --
Bajazzle / Margo Lanagan --
The pike / Conrad Williams --
The crying child / Bruce McAllister --
This circus the world / Amber Sparks --
Some pictures in an album / Nathan Ballingrud --
Final exam / Megan Arkenberg --
None so blind / Stephen Bacon --
The ballad of boomtown / Priya Sharma --
Pig thing / Adam L.G. Nevill --
The world-made flesh / Richard Gavin --
Into the penny arcade / Claire Massey --
Magdala Amygdala / Lucy A. Snyder --
Frontier death song / Laird Barron.
Series Title: Best horror of the year, 5
Other Titles: Best horror of the year Volume 5
Responsibility: edited by Ellen Datlow.

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by billborre (WorldCat user published 2018-04-15) Excellent Permalink

"The Callers" by Ramsey Campbell - A thirteen year old boy attempting to avoid hooligans ducks into his grandma's creepy bingo game. The male caller on the stage is attempting to warn the boy to flee but the women have already marked him. His grandma leads him back home but that night the...
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