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Dark Tales: PMC Paperback – 27 Nov 2017

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ISBN-13: 978-0241308493 ISBN-10: 9780241308493 Edition: 1st

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  • Paperback: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin; 1 edition (27 November 2017)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780241308493
  • ISBN-13: 978-0241308493
  • ASIN: 0241308496
  • Product Dimensions: 19.8 x 1.2 x 12.9 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 18.1 g
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 269,058 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Shirley Jackson's stories are among the most terrifying ever written ... No-one can touch her (Donna Tartt)

In each story in the collection, the everyday world becomes tinted with an odd sheen of terror ... In Jackson's world, the safe house is a trap. Enter it, and you might get lost in the dark (Ottessa Moshfegh)

The world of Shirley Jackson is eerie and unforgettable (A. M. Homes)

Dark Tales reveals a superior gothic writer ... Shirley Jackson's menacing gothic tales are a joy to rediscover (The Times)

One of the great practitioners of the literature of the darker impulses (Paul Theroux)

An amazing writer (Neil Gaiman)

An excellent primer for her short fiction (The Pool)

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Step into the unsettling world of Shirley Jackson this autumn with a collection of her finest, darkest short stories.

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