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Peter Straub (1)

This page covers the author of The Talisman.

For other authors named Peter Straub, see the disambiguation page.

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The Talisman 8,173 copies, 97 reviews
Everything's Eventual 7,808 copies, 94 reviews
Black House 6,164 copies, 60 reviews
From a Buick 8 5,611 copies, 59 reviews
Ghost Story 2,973 copies, 96 reviews
Shadowland 1,367 copies, 17 reviews
KoKo 1,204 copies, 12 reviews
Floating Dragon 1,076 copies, 8 reviews
Lost Boy, Lost Girl 973 copies, 23 reviews
Mystery (Blue Rose Trilogy #2) 959 copies, 11 reviews
The Throat 870 copies, 4 reviews
The Hellfire Club 848 copies, 11 reviews
Mr. X 707 copies, 11 reviews
A Dark Matter 651 copies, 36 reviews
In the Night Room 642 copies, 12 reviews
Houses Without Doors 538 copies, 7 reviews
Julia 425 copies, 7 reviews
Poe's Children: The New Horror: An Anthology (Editor; Contributor) 375 copies, 13 reviews
If You Could See Me Now 331 copies, 4 reviews
Magic Terror 317 copies, 5 reviews
Conjunctions: 39, The New Wave Fabulists (Contributor) 193 copies, 2 reviews
Blue Rose 163 copies, 1 review
Mrs. God 123 copies, 11 reviews
Pork Pie Hat 111 copies, 7 reviews
The Talisman [and] Black House (Author) 87 copies, 1 review
American Fantastic Tales (Editor) 84 copies, 2 reviews
The Green Woman 69 copies, 7 reviews
Under Venus 49 copies
5 Stories 39 copies, 1 review
Sides 38 copies, 3 reviews
The Buffalo Hunter 31 copies, 1 review
The Skylark 21 copies
The WaveDancer Benefit 18 copies, 1 review
Marriages 15 copies
Perdido 11 copies
4 Killers (Anthology 4-in-1) (Contributor) 7 copies
Superhorror 4 copies
Open Air 2 copies
Ghosts 1 copy
Fee 1 copy
Dracula (Introduction, some editions) 26,593 copies, 517 reviews
The Sandman Vol. 7: Brief Lives (Afterword) 4,817 copies, 54 reviews
The Stepford Wives (Introduction, some editions) 2,446 copies, 70 reviews
Stories: All-New Tales (Contributor) 1,134 copies, 59 reviews
Black Thorn, White Rose (Contributor) 1,006 copies, 9 reviews
Too Many Cooks (Introduction, some editions) 812 copies, 16 reviews
McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories (Contributor) 614 copies, 10 reviews
American Gothic Tales (Contributor) 363 copies, 5 reviews
The Wine-Dark Sea (Introduction, some editions) 325 copies, 9 reviews
Happily Ever After (Contributor) 248 copies, 2 reviews
Last Days (Introduction, some editions) 220 copies, 15 reviews
October Dreams: A Celebration of Halloween (Contributor) 217 copies, 4 reviews
xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths (Contributor) 195 copies, 4 reviews
Beyond the Woods: Fairy Tales Retold (Contributor) 154 copies
Fear Itself: The Horror Fiction of Stephen King (Introduction) 135 copies, 1 review
The Museum of Horrors (Contributor) 128 copies, 5 reviews
My Favorite Horror Story (Introduction) 126 copies, 3 reviews
Cutting Edge (Contributor) 112 copies
Darkness: Two Decades of Modern Horror (Contributor) 102 copies, 1 review
The Best Horror of the Year Volume Four (Contributor) 93 copies, 8 reviews
Hauntings (Contributor) 87 copies, 4 reviews
Rage Against the Night (Contributor) 83 copies, 2 reviews
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2010 Edition (Contributor) 82 copies, 4 reviews
Foundations of Fear (Contributor) 82 copies, 1 review
Borderlands 4 (Contributor) 78 copies
Metahorror (Contributor) 76 copies
Horror: Another 100 Best Books (Foreword, some editions) 73 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 11 (Contributor) 68 copies, 1 review
The Monstrous (Contributor) 65 copies, 6 reviews
Best New Horror 2 (Contributor) 63 copies
Circus: Fantasy Under the Big Top (Contributor) 59 copies, 1 review
Halloween (Contributor) 56 copies
Murder for Halloween: Tales of Suspense (Contributor) 47 copies, 2 reviews
The Mists from Beyond (Contributor) 44 copies
Ghosts: Recent Hauntings (Contributor) 43 copies, 1 review
Best New Horror 4 (Contributor) 40 copies
The Best American Mystery Stories 2017 (Contributor) 38 copies, 2 reviews
Taverns of the Dead (Contributor) 38 copies, 2 reviews
The Best Horror of the Year Volume Nine (Contributor) 33 copies, 1 review
Turn Down the Lights (Anthology) (Contributor) 28 copies, 3 reviews
Murder Among Friends (Anthology 11-in-1) (Contributor) 26 copies, 1 review
Dark Screams: Volume Three (Contributor) 25 copies, 14 reviews
Dark Terrors 2 (Contributor) 22 copies
Nightmare Magazine, October 2012 (Contributor) 19 copies, 3 reviews
Dark Screams: Volume Nine 18 copies, 4 reviews
Bad Seeds: Evil Progeny (Contributor) 18 copies
Murder in the Family (Anthology 12-in-1) (Contributor) 17 copies, 1 review
Detours (Author) 14 copies
Ghost Story [1981 film] (Original book) 11 copies
Conjunctions: 67, Other Aliens (Contributor) 10 copies
Halloween Carnival Volume 5 (Author) 8 copies, 2 reviews
Legacies (Contributor) 8 copies
Night Shapes (Limited) (Signed) (Introduction) 6 copies
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