Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Joe Hill books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.
- 1. 20th Century Ghosts (2008)
- 2. The Fireman: A Novel (2017)
- 3. Heart-Shaped Box (2009)
- 4. NOS4A2: A Novel (2013)
- 5. Horns: A Novel (2011)
- 6. Wraith (2018)
- 7. Locke & Key Slipcase Set (2014)
- 8. Strange Weather: Four Short Novels (2018)
- 9. Full Throttle: Stories (2019)
- 10. Joe Hill: The Graphic Novel Collection (2019)
- 11. Locke & Key, Vol. 1: Welcome to Lovecraft (2009)
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1. 20th Century Ghosts (2008)
Imogene is young, beautiful . . . and dead, waiting in the Rosebud Theater one afternoon in 1945. . . . Francis was human once, but now he’s an eight-foot-tall locust, and everyone in Calliphora will tremble when they hear him sing. . . . John is locked in a basement stained with the blood of half a dozen murdered children, and an antique telephone, long since disconnected, rings at night with calls from the dead. . . . Nolan knows but can never tell what really happened in the summer of ’77, when his idiot savant younger brother built a vast cardboard fort with secret doors leading into other worlds. . ….
2. The Fireman: A Novel (2017)
From the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of NOS4A2 and Heart-Shaped Box comes a chilling novel about a worldwide pandemic of spontaneous combustion that threatens to reduce civilization to ashes and a band of improbable heroes who battle to save it, led by one powerful and enigmatic man known as the Fireman.The fireman is coming. Stay cool.No one knows exactly when it began or where it originated. A terrifying new plague is spreading like wildfire across the country, striking cities one by one: Boston, Detroit, Seattle. The doctors call it Draco Incendia Trychophyton. To everyone…
3. Heart-Shaped Box (2009)
Aging death-metal rock legend Judas Coyne is a collector of the macabre: a cookbook for cannibals. . . a used hangman’s noose. . . a snuff film. But nothing he possesses is as unique or as dreadful as his latest purchase off the Internet: a one-of-a-kind curiosity that arrives at his door in a black heart-shaped box. . . a musty dead man’s suit still inhabited by the spirit of its late owner. And now everywhere Judas Coyne goes, the old man is there—watching, waiting, dangling a razor blade on a chain from his bony hand….
4. NOS4A2: A Novel (2013)
NOS4A2 is a spine-tingling novel of supernatural suspense from master of horror Joe Hill, the New York Times bestselling author of Heart-Shaped Box and Horns.Victoria McQueen has a secret gift for finding things: a misplaced bracelet, a missing photograph, answers to unanswerable questions. On her Raleigh Tuff Burner bike, she makes her way to a rickety covered bridge that, within moments, takes her wherever she needs to go, whether it’s across Massachusetts or across the country.Charles Talent Manx has a way with children. He likes to take them for rides in his 1938 Rolls-Royce Wraith with the NOS4A2…
5. Horns: A Novel (2011)
The New York Times bestselling author of Heart-Shaped Box returns with a relentless supernatural thriller that runs like Hell on wheels . . . Merrin Williams is dead, slaughtered under inexplicable circumstances, leaving her beloved boyfriend Ignatius Perrish as the only suspect. On the first anniversary of Merrin’s murder, Ig spends the night drunk and doing awful things. When he wakes the next morning he has a thunderous hangover . . . and horns growing from his temples. Ig possesses a terrible new power to go with his terrible new looka macabre gift he…
6. Wraith (2018)
Discover the terrifying funhouse world of Christmasland and the ageless monster who rules it. Climb into the passenger seat as Hill and artist Charlie Wilson III explore Charlie Manx’s twisted beginnings, introduce a new and depraved cast of characters to Christmasland, and take us for a 100 MPH ride down an icy nightmare road in a car with no brakes……
7. Locke & Key Slipcase Set (2014)
Unlock the mysteries of Keyhouse! The extraordinary tale of the Locke family is collected in its entirety in this handsome slipcase set. Includes all six softcover volumes of the Locke & Key series.Named a “modern masterpiece” by The A.V. Club, tells a sprawling tale of magic and family, legacy and grief, good and evil. Acclaimed suspense novelist and New York Times best-selling author (The Fireman, Heart-Shaped Box) has created a gripping story of dark fantasy and wonder—with astounding artwork from —that, like the doors of Keyhouse, will transform all who…
8. Strange Weather: Four Short Novels (2018)
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!NOVEMBER 2017 INDIE NEXT PICK!Locus Award Finalist!Goodreads Choice Awards Semifinalist!A collection of four chilling novels, ingeniously wrought gems of terror from the brilliantly imaginative, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fireman, Joe Hill.”One of America’s finest horror writers” (Time magazine), Joe Hill has been hailed among legendary talents such as Peter Straub, Neil Gaiman, and Jonathan Lethem. In Strange Weather, this “compelling chronicler of human nature’s continual war between good and evil,” (Providence Journal-Bulletin)…
9. Full Throttle: Stories (2019)
In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles in thirteen relentless tales of supernatural suspense, including “In The Tall Grass,” one of two stories co-written with Stephen King and the basis for the terrifying feature film from Netflix.A little door that opens to a world of fairy tale wonders becomes the blood-drenched stomping ground for a gang of hunters in “Faun.” A grief-stricken librarian climbs behind the wheel of an antique Bookmobile to deliver fresh reads to the dead in “Late…
10. Joe Hill: The Graphic Novel Collection (2019)
New York Times Best Seller is the creative force behind this collection of graphic novels that showcase the world-building and bone-chilling talents of the famed Locke & Key co-creator. This softcover edition includes: The Cape illustrated by Zach Howard, The Cape: 1969 illustrated by Nelson Dániel, Thumbprint illustrated by Vic Malhotra, Kodiak illustrated by Nat Jones, and Wraith illustrated by Charles Paul Wilson III….
11. Locke & Key, Vol. 1: Welcome to Lovecraft (2009)
Named a “modern masterpiece” by The A.V. Club, tells a sprawling tale of magic and family, legacy and grief, good and evil. Acclaimed suspense novelist and New York Times best-selling author (The Fireman, Heart-Shaped Box) has created a gripping story of dark fantasy and wonder—with astounding artwork from —that, like the doors of Keyhouse, will transform all who open it. The epic begins here: Welcome to Lovecraft. Following their father’s gruesome murder in a violent home invasion, the Locke children return…
Best Joe Hill Books That Will Hook You
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The Hidden Psychology of Social Networks: How Brands Create Authentic Engagement by Understanding What Motivates Us
Author(s): Joe Federer
ID: 2607484, Publisher: McGraw-Hill, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Format: epub
British Fascism After the Holocaust: From the Birth of Denial to the Notting Hill Riots 1939–1958
Author(s): Joe Mulhall
ID: 2829337, Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Format: epub
Starved to Obesity: My Journey Out of Food Addiction and How You Can Escape It Too!
Author(s): Emily Boller; Joel Fuhrman
ID: 2371488, Publisher: Post Hill Press, Year: 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Format: epub
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