Richard Christian Matheson

Books

Zoopraxis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the addictive new collection, critically-acclaimed, #1 bestselling author Richard Christian Matheson gathers stories of dread, menace and the surreal. The tales range from prisoners executed with a high-tech twist, to the ravages of empathy, to an uncooperative parrot, to a shapeshifter’s carnal memoirs, to a man who can’t stop talking, to a murderer devoured by ice.
The Ritual of Illusion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A sinister love letter to the movies, acclaimed author Richard Christian Matheson’s The Ritual of Illusion is a novella of modern fear about where stars truly come from. Oscar-winning film siren, Sephanie Vamore, meteors to iconic fame … but like cinema itself, nothing is as it appears. The fifty witnesses to her mythic ascent and bizarre fate are film royalty … many based on Hollywood glitterati.
Scars and Other Distinguishing Marks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Scars and Other Distinguishing Marks was Richard Christian Matheson first published collection. With a foreword by Stephen King and an introduction by Dennis Etchison, this collection of twenty-seven short stories and one screenplay offers readers a variety of genres, including horror, thriller, dark fantasy, and psychological terror.
Dystopia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,210. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
The critically acclaimed collection of Richard Christian Matheson's stories of dread and the 'irreal'. Inescapably troubling and bizarre, these sixty stories are severe and immediate. These stories are a scape of ominous excess and psychological revelation. Matheson's heralded style is, as always, both distilled and hypnotic.

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