Skullcrusher: Selected Weird Fiction, Volume One (Skullcrusher, #1)
(fantasy > dark fantasy + sword and sorcery, horror, short stories)
SKULLCRUSHER is a two-volume collection of classic weird fiction comprising the very best stories by legendary pulp author Robert E Howard. These stories feature all of Howard's most famous creations - Conan, King Kull, Solomon Kane, Bran Mak Morn - alongside others such as Cormac Mac Art, James Allison, Red Sonya, and Cormac McGeoffrey - in a definitive anthology of sword and sorcery, weird adventure, and occult horror in the vein of H P Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos.
SKULLCRUSHER Volume One contains: RED SHADOWS * MOON OF SKULLS * WINGS IN THE NIGHT * THE SHADOW KINGDOM * THE MIRRORS OF TUZUN THUNE * KINGS OF THE NIGHT * WORMS OF THE EARTH * SKULLFACE * THE BLACK STONE * BLACK CANAAN * VALLEY OF THE WORM
Featuring King Kull, Solomon Kane, Bran Mak Morn, James Allison and others in 11 pulsating tales of horror, black magic, obscene rites, bloody carnage, dismemberment and death.
Robert Ervin Howard (1906–1936) was an American author. He who wrote pulp fiction in a diverse range of genres. His most famous character is Conan the Barbarian. With Conan and his other heroes Howard created the genre now known as "sword and sorcery" in the late 1920s and early 1930s.