Bob Booth

Publisher info

Founding committee and board of directors for the World Fantasy Convention from 1975-1990.

Founder of Necon and chairman/chairman emeritus 1980-present.

Founded Necon Ebooks 2010.

Author of numerous short stories & articles published professionally since 1980. Full HWA member.

Where to find Bob Booth online


Publisher of

Sort by:


The School That Screamed
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
From the Author's Note — "As a fan of exploitation cinema, I loved films centered within a private school and the bad girls who lived in these institutions ... beautiful bad girls who smoked and slept around who had to use every ounce of cunning they possessed to survive whatever lurked in the hallways. Often, they didn’t survive. THE SCHOOL THAT SCREAMED is my homage to these movies."
The Complete Short Fiction of Charles L. Grant Volume 1: Nightmare Seasons
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The first book in our Complete Short Fiction of Charles L. Grant, originally published in 1982, is truly "historic," as it was the first time Grant published four novellas with linking material around a common theme. It is, in effect, a tone poem — almost a symphony. It was so successful that he repeated the format three times.
The Universe of Horror Volume 2: The Dark Cry of the Moon
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Charles L. Grant's town of Oxrun Station became real to horror fans (much like Lovecraft's Arkham and King's Castle Rock). While most of Grant’s stories were contemporary, he did write a trilogy of “historical” novels placed in an earlier Oxrun.
The Complete Short Fiction of Charles L. Grant Volume 2: The Orchard
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
"Of everything Charlie wrote, my favorite books of his are those that combine quartets of stories linked by a central motif like this one. It has long been argued that, for horror writers particularly, the novella is the ideal length for a story. It allows character development and plenty of darkness, while negating the need for rambling or filler.
The Hour of the Oxrun Dead
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Hour of the Oxrun Dead was a breakthrough for Charles Grant. It was the first novel dealing with Oxrun Station, an invented, cursed locale that is unsurpassed in the minds of horror fans. Appearing in 1977, it helped usher in the golden age of horror fiction. Character-driven and emotionally wrenching it stands in sharp contrast to the "gore galore" style that dominates the genre today.
The Universe of Horror Volume 1: The Soft Whisper of the Dead
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,710. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Charles L. Grant's town of Oxrun Station became real to horror fans (much like Lovecraft's Arkham and King's Castle Rock). While most of Grant’s stories were contemporary, he did write a trilogy of “historical” novels placed in an earlier Oxrun.

Books

Buddha Hill
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
From Weston Oche's introduction — "There’s a secret formula to writing supernatural fiction and Booth knows it — place believable characters in believable situations and have supernatural events occur. Not everyone knows this. Not everyone can do it. In this work Booth does it perfectly. Enjoy Buddha Hill. It’s a rare treasure from a rare man."

Bob Booth’s tag cloud