Nightmares and Geezenstacks

by Frederic Brown

One of the great pulp writers, Fredric Brown combined a flair for the horrific, a quirky sense of humor, and a wild imagination, and published many classic novels in the mystery and science fiction genres. But he was also a master of the "short-short story," tales only a page or two in length, but hard-hitting and with a wicked twist at the end.

Nightmares and Geezenstacks collects 47 short gems by Brown, ranging from science fiction to noir crime to horror, including the chilling and unforgettable "The Geezenstacks". Long unobtainable, Brown's classic collection returns to print for the first time in almost 40 years and is sure to please both longtime fans and those who are discovering this brilliant writer for the first time.

"Might have been written by O. Henry in a black mood; alternately comic, horrifying [and] clever." - Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Review

"My favorite author of all time." - Mickey Spillane

First Published:1961
Short Story/Novella Collection

Genres, Series & More

My Library

Want It???
Got It???
On Deck???
In Progress???
Read It???

 

Purchase New


Format: Paperback

Available from:
     Bookshop.org

 

 

Purchase Used & Rare*


Nightmares and Geezenstacks
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781941147795
Publisher:

Min: $17.47
Max: $33.67
Median: $19.89
# Books: 11

Nightmares and Geezenstacks
Format: Softcover
ISBN:
Publisher: Bantam Books  1961

Min: $12.99
Max: $12.99
Median: $12.99
# Books: 1

Nightmares and Geezenstacks
Format: Softcover
ISBN: 9780553124569      ISBN 10: 0553124560
Publisher: Bantam Books  1979

Min: $8.95
Max: $122.01
Median: $18.57
# Books: 11

 


Also by Frederic Brown



Also from 1961


* The Vintage Library receives a small affiliate fee for all qualified sales from our product providers.
We appreciate your support!

 


 

Vintage Library at Bookshop.org

Bookshop.org is an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local, independent bookstores.