Book List in Order:4 titles

  • Sadly neglected today, Frank Baker (1908-1983) was an intriguing and highly original author of fantasy and horror fiction, best known for his post-apocalyptic novel of an avian attack, The Birds (1936), which may have been an influence on Hitchcock's...


  • IT'S HARD TO IMAGINE A FRIGHTENING WORLD WITHIN OUR OWN WORLD, WHICH CAN BE BROUGHT ON BY WORDS OF SUFFERENCE. THE VENGEANCE, TELLS OF A CURSE UTTERED BY A YOUNG GIRL AS SHE IS BRUTALLY MURDERED, WHICH BRINGS A BLACK VENGEANCE ON THE KILLERS AND ON T...


  • "The most original piece of imaginative fiction since Wells wrote "The War of the Worlds."" - "Birmingham Mail" "Against the novels written for wholesale consumption, the fantasies of Frank Baker are an unfailing delight." - "New York Times" "The s...


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    When, on the spur of a moment, Norman Huntley and his friend Henry invent an eighty-three-year-old woman called Miss Hargreaves, they are inspired to mail a letter to their new fictional friend. It is only meant to be a silly, harmless game -- until ...