A NOVEL by Ray Bradbury
PUBLICATION DATE December 2015
COVER, ENDPAPERS, SLIPCASE & TRAYCASE ART Glenn Chadbourne
INTRODUCTION by Peter Crowther
AFTERWORD by William F. Touponce
A limited numbered edition (just 474 copies) signed by Glenn Chadbourne, William Touponce and Peter Crowther, housed in an illustrated slipcase and including the original short story ‘The Black Ferris’, the inspiration for that most wonderful of novels, and which features fifteen specially commissioned knock-‘em-dead illustrations from Glenn Chadbourne.
In a career spanning more than seventy years, Ray Bradbury has inspired generations of readers to dream, think, and create. A prolific author of hundreds of short stories and close to fifty books, as well as numerous poems, essays, operas, plays, teleplays, and screenplays, Bradbury was one of the most celebrated writers of our time.
SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES
It's the week before Hallowe'en, and Cooger and Dark's Pandemonium Shadow Show has come to Green Town, Illinois. The siren song of the calliope entices all with promises of youth regained and dreams fulfilled . . .
And as two boys trembling on the brink of manhood set out to explore the mysteries of the dark carnival's smoke, mazes and mirrors, they will also discover the true price of innermost wishes . . .