Book List in Order:7 titles

  • FREAKS AND FANTASIES is a collection of short stories by Tod Robbins, who is known for writing the story "Spurs" that inspired the film, FREAKS. In his introduction, Chris Mikul tells you all about this mysterious writer who influenced so many pulp w...


  • Clarence Tod Robbins is best known for his short tales of the bizarre. However, his talent was not confined solely to human oddities and deranged criminals. This collection attempts to give the reader a full overview of his work.This book contains th...


  • The brilliant and sinister Martin writes a novel from the perspective of a murderer—and if you read it you just might turn into one. Set in both the art world and the demimonde of New York City, Tod Robbins’ 1912 horror novella Mysterious Martin ...


  • Step right up, folks, and prepare to have your blood run cold as you meet the strangest, most bizarre trio of misfits ever spawned by a carnival of blood: TWEEDLEDEE, an adult man trapped in the body of a three-year-old toddler, whose mask of childli...


  • REELING FROM THE REELS What was the original inspiration for Alfred Hitchcock's PSYCHO? Where did David Cronenberg get the idea for THE FLY? Who dreamed up the character that Arnold Schwarzeneggar played in TOTAL RECALL? If you have ever wondered...


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    Tod Robbins' 'Spurs' centres on the macabre consequences of a circus romance between a midget performer and a bareback rider. The basis for the Tod Browning film Freaks, it is a weird classic of early 20th century horror.Many of the horror stories of...


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    This early work by Tod Robbins was originally published in 1915 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. Clarence Aaron 'Tod' Robbins was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1888. During his youth he had a somewhat conflictin...