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JW Ocker and Sam Weller: Cursed Objects and Dark Black

Tue, October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Free

Join us for the perfect October treat! JW Ocker and Sam Weller join forces for a special virtual event. Hear all about JW's latest book, Cursed Objects, and Sam's short story collection, Dark Black. This is a virtual event.

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J.W. OCKER is the Lowell Thomas- and Edgar Award-winning author of macabre travelogues, spooky kid’s books, and horror novels. His books include A Season with the Witch: The Magic and Mayhem of Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts, Death and DouglasTwelve Nights at Rotter House, and his latest, Cursed Objects: Strange but True Stories of the World's Most Infamous Items. Ocker lives in New Hampshire. Visit him at oddthingsiveseen.com.

SAM WELLER'S book, The Bradbury Chronicles: The Life of Ray Bradbury (William Morrow) was a national bestseller and winner of the 2005 Society of Midland Authors Award for Best Biography. The companion book, Listen to the Echoes: The Ray Bradbury Interviews, was published by Melville House/Stop Smiling Books in 2010.

With Mort Castle, Weller co-edited the short fiction anthology Shadow Show: All-New Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury (William Morrow Paperbacks, 2012). In 2014, Weller and Castle's graphic novel adaptation of Shadow Show was published by IDW. In 2015, Weller edited Ray Bradbury: The Last Interview as part of Melville House Publishing's critically lauded "Last Interview" series.

 

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Frankenstein's Monster: It's Alive

The Headless Horsemen: Literary Origins

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Monsters in Literature

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Date:
Tue, October 20
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
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