Tony Richards

Biography

Recent books of mine include the crime novel THE TRIBE from Cemetery Dance Publications and the collection MOON ON DARK WATER: THE BIRCHIAM CHRONICLES from Midnight Street Press. Other novels of mine have appeared from HarperCollins, Schusters and Samhain in the States and Pan Books, Headline and Endeavour in the UK. 4 collections of my short fiction have additionally appeared from Midnight Street Press. My stories have been featured in Alfred Hitchcocks Mystery Magazine, Asimovs SF, Cemetery Dance, Black Static, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Weird Tales and numerous anthologies. And because I have traveled widely, I frequently use the places I have been to in my work. My debut novel THE HARVEST BRIDE was a finalist for the Bram Stoker Award for Best First Novel, and in 2008 my collection GOING BACK was shortlisted for the British Fantasy Award.

Books

Three Dozen Terrifying Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 149,380. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
There’s some gore, murder, and mayhem to be found here, but an awful lot more atmosphere and psychological horror in these stories. And all of them first saw publication in professional magazines, anthologies, and e-zines. Tony Richards has been shortlisted for both the Bram Stoker and British Fantasy awards, and the Horror World website has called him: "One of today's masters of dark fiction."
Classic Pan and Fontana Horror
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Anthologies like the Pan Book of Horror and the Fontana Book of Great Ghost Stories gave a lot of writers their first break. Here’s a handful of tales from that period, chosen by editors like Herbert van Thal, Ronald-Chetwynd-Hayes and Mary Danby. Every story comes with notes on its origin and how it made it into print – a fascinating glimpse into the horror fiction scene back in the early 80s.

Tony Richards' tag cloud

crime    dark fantasy    demons    devil    ghost    ghosts    jack the ripper    monsters    murder    occult    science fiction    supernatural    undead    urban fantasy    vampires    zombies