Dark Moon Books
spacer spacer                                                             spacer
  Go here to Home Page Go here to Books Page Go here to Contact Page  
                                             
  Go here to About Page Go here to Resources Page Go here to Submissions Page  
                                                                 
                                                                 
  Exploring Dark Short Fiction #1: A Primer to Steve Rasnic Tem   Purchase Here  
                                                                 
 

Exploring Dark Short Fiction #1: A Primer to Steve Rasnic Tem

Click here for full cover wrap
(Click above for full cover wrap)

 

For over four decades, Steve Rasnic Tem has been an acclaimed author of horror, weird, and sentimental fiction. Hailed by Publishers Weekly as “A perfect balance between the bizarre and the straight-forward” and Library Journal as “One of the most distinctive voices in imaginative literature,” Steve Rasnic Tem has been read and cherished the world over for his affecting, genre-crossing tales.

Dark Moon Books and editor Eric J. Guignard bring you this introduction to his work, the first in a series of primers exploring modern masters of literary dark short fiction. Herein is a chance to discover—or learn more of—the rich voice of Steve Rasnic Tem, as beautifully illustrated by artist Michelle Prebich.

Included within these pages are:

  • Six short stories, one written exclusively for this book
  • Author interview
  • Complete bibliography
  • Academic commentary by Michael Arnzen, PhD (former humanities chair and professor of the year, Seton Hill University)
  • . . . and more!

Enter this doorway to the vast and fantastic: Get to know Steve Rasnic Tem.

   

Amazon.com
AMAZON.COM/PRIMER_1

or

Barnes and Noble
BARNES & NOBLE/PRIMER_1

 


 

Available in paperback
ISBN-13: 978-0-9988275-2-0

and e-book
ISBN-13: 978-0-9988275-3-7

First edition published July, 2017

 


ALL BOOKS

 

 
 
 
  “Pending.” —Reviewer  
     
 
 
  “Pending.” —Reviewer  
     
 
 
  “Pending.” —Reviewer  
     
 
 
 

Full Contents Include:

Introduction by Eric J. Guignard
Fiction Stories by Steve Rasnic Tem
   •   Hungry
   •   The Last Moments Before Bed
   •   In These Final Days of Sales
   •   The Giveaway
   •   Rat Catcher
   •   Whatever You Want

 

 

Steve Rasnic Tem: A Biography
Essay: Why Steve Rasnic Tem Matters
In Conversation with Steve Rasnic Tem
The Subject Matter of Horror: An Essay by Steve Rasnic Tem
A Bibliography of English Language Fiction for Steve Rasnic Tem
Academic Commentary by Michael Arnzen, PhD
Illustrations by Michelle Prebich

 

 
     
 
 
  And check out these other great Dark Moon Books titles!:  
                                                                 
  After Death...   Dark Tales of Lost Civilizations   The Five Senses of Horror                              
                                                                 
                                                                 
Maya Angelou