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Best Clive Barker Books You Must Read

Until you’ve consumed all of the best Clive Barker books, can you even claim to be a true fan?

1. Books of Blood, Vols. 1-3 (1998)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadEverybody is a book of blood; wherever we’re opened, we’re red…With the publication of Books of Blood, Clive Barker became an overnight literary sensation. His tour de force collection of brilliantly disturbing tales demonstrated a genius for dark invention that rivaled Poe and Sade. He was hailed by Stephen King as “the future of horror,” and won both the British and World Fantasy Awards. Now, with his numerous bestsellers, graphic novels, and hit movies like the Hellraiser films, Clive Barker has become an industry unto himself. It is his powerful writing style and arresting imagery that have made Books of Blood a…
Author(s): Clive Barker

2. The Hellbound Heart: A Novel (2007)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadFrank Cotton’s insatiable appetite for the dark pleasures of pain led him to the puzzle of Lemarchand’s box, and from there, to a death only a sick-minded soul could invent. But his brother’s love-crazed wife, Julia, has discovered a way to bring Frank back—though the price will be bloody and terrible . . . and there will certainly be hell to pay. #36,261 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #488 in Occult Fiction #1132 in Psychological Fiction (Books) #273 in Ghost Fiction Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Clive Barker

3. The Thief of Always (2008)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadMr. Hood’s Holiday House has stood for a thousand years, welcoming countless children into its embrace. It is a place of miracles, a blissful round of treats and seasons, where every childhood whim may be satisfied. There is a price to be paid, of course, but young Harvey Swick, bored with his life and beguiled by Mr. Hood’s wonders, does not stop to consider the consequences. It is only when the House shows its darker face—when Harvey discovers the pitiful creatures that dwell in its shadows—that he comes to doubt Mr. Hood’s philanthropy.The House and its mysterious…
Author(s): Clive Barker

4. Imajica: Featuring New Illustrations and an Appendix (2002)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must Read“Rich in plot twists, byzantine intrigues and hidden secrets, Imajica is a Chinese puzzle box constructed on a universal scale…Barker has an unparalleled talent for envisioning other worlds.”  — Washington Post Book WorldFrom master storyteller Clive Barker comes an epic tale of myth, magic, and forbidden passionImajica is an epic beyond compare: vast in conception, obsessively detailed in execution, and apocalyptic in its resolution. At its heart lies the sensualist and master art forger, Gentle, whose life unravels when he encounters Judith Odell, whose power to influence the destinies of men…
Author(s): Clive Barker

5. Abarat (2011)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadClive Barker, author of The Thief of Always, delivers an epic battle filled with fantasy and adventure that readers won’t want to put down!A journey beyond imagination is about to unfold…It begins in Chickentown, USA. There lives Candy Quackenbush, her heart bursting for some clue as to what her future might hold.When the answer comes, it’s not one she expects.Welcome to the Abarat, a vast archipelago where every island is a different hour of the day. Candy has a place in this extraordinary land: She is here to help save the Abarat from the…
Author(s): Clive Barker

6. The Thief of Always by Barker, Clive(November 4, 1993) Mass Market Paperback (1700)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadWill be shipped from US. Used books may not include companion materials, may have some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include CDs or access codes. 100% money back guarantee. #1,122,593 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Clive Barker

7. The Great and Secret Show (1999)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadIn the little town of Palomo Grove, two great armies are amassing; forces shaped from the hearts and souls of America. In this New York Times bestseller, Barker unveils one of the most ambitious imaginative landscapes in modern fiction, creating a new vocabulary for the age-old battle between good and evil. Carrying its readers from the first stirring of consciousness to a vision of the end of the world, The Great and Secret Show is a breathtaking journey in the company of a master storyteller. #338,251 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #23346 in Literary Fiction (Books) #14334…
Author(s): Clive Barker

8. Everville (1999)

 Best Clive Barker Books You Must ReadOn the borderland between this world and the world of Quiddity, the sea of our dreams, sits Everville.For years it has lived in ignorance of the gleaming shore on which it lies.But its ignorance is not bliss. Opening the door between worlds, Clive Barker delivers his characters into the heart of the human mystery; into a place of revelation, where the forces which have shaped our past—and are ready to destroy our future—are at work….
Author(s): Clive Barker

Best Clive Barker Books You Must Read

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The Scarlet Gospels

Author(s): Clive Barker
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin, Year: 2016, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1707950

Mister B. Gone

Author(s): Clive Barker
Publisher: , Year: 2007, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 402630

The Hellbound Heart

Author(s): Clive Barker
Publisher: HarperCollins, Year: 2007, Size: 527 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 500121

Coldheart Canyon

Author(s): Clive Barker
Publisher: HarperVoyager, Year: 2002, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 385685


Author(s): Clive Barker
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks, Year: 2002, Size: 1 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 480918

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