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Flight or fright : 17 turbulent tales / edited by Stephen King and Bev Vincent.

King, Stephen, 1947- editor, narrator, curator. (Added Author). Vincent, Bev, author, narrator, curator. (Added Author). Jones, Simon, 1950- narrator. (Added Author). Malcolm, Graeme, narrator. (Added Author). Marvel, Elizabeth, narrator. (Added Author). Butz, Norbert Leo, narrator. (Added Author). Coulson, Christian, 1978- narrator. (Added Author). Morse, David, 1953- narrator. (Added Author). Fontana, Santino, narrator. (Added Author). Stoll, Corey, 1976- narrator. (Added Author). Hill, Joe, author. (Added Author). Matheson, Richard, 1926-2013 author. (Added Author). Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012 author. (Added Author). Dahl, Roald, author. (Added Author). Simmons, Dan, 1948- author. (Added Author). Lewis, E. Michael. Cargo. (Added Author). Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930 Horror of the heights. (Added Author). Matheson, Richard, 1926-2013 Nightmare at 20,000 feet. (Added Author). Bierce, Ambrose, 1842-1914 Flying machine. (Added Author). Tubb, E. C. Lucifer! (Added Author). Bissell, Tom, 1974- Fifth category. (Added Author). Simmons, Dan, 1948- Two minutes forty-five seconds. (Added Author). Goodfellow, Cody. Diablitos. (Added Author). Varley, John, 1947- Air raid. (Added Author). Hill, Joe. You are released. (Added Author). Schow, David J. Warbirds. (Added Author). Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012 Flying machine. (Added Author). Vincent, Bev. Zombies on a plane. (Added Author). Dahl, Roald. They shall not grow old. (Added Author). Tremayne, Peter. Murder in the air. (Added Author). King, Stephen, 1947- Turbulence expert. (Added Author). Dickey, James. Falling. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Bagley Public Library CD TALKING BOOK FLI (Text) 33500012779781 Main Available -
McIntosh Public Library CD TALKING BOOK FLI (Text) 33500012779799 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508265429
  • ISBN: 1508265429
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (approximately 10 hr., 30 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact discs.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction / Stephen King -- Cargo / E. Michael Lewis -- Horror of the heights / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Nightmare at 20,000 feet / Richard Matheson -- Flying machine / Ambrose Bierce -- Lucifer! / E. C. Tubb -- Fifth category / Tom Bissell -- Two minutes forty-five seconds / Dan Simmons -- Diablitos / Cody Goodfellow, Cody -- Air raid / John Varley -- You are released / Joe Hill -- Warbirds / David J. Schow -- The flying machine / Ray Bradbury -- Zombies on a plane / Bev Vincent -- They shall not grow old / Roald Dahl -- Murder in the air / Peter Tremayne -- The turbulance expert / Stephen King -- Falling / James Dickey -- Afterword: an important message from the flight deck / Bev Vincent.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Stephen King, Bev Vincent, Norbert Leo Butz, Christian Coulson, Santino Fontana, Simon Jones, Graeme Malcolm, Elizabeth Marvel, David Morse, Corey Stoll.
Summary, etc.: An anthology about all the things that can go horribly wrong when suspended six miles in the air, hurtling through space at more than 500 mph and sealed up in a metal tube with hundreds of strangers. All the ways a trip into the friendly skies can turn into a nightmare, including some never thought of before. Featuring brand new stories by Joe Hill and Stephen King, as well as fourteen classic tales and one poem from the likes of Richard Matheson, Ray Bradbury, Roald Dahl, and Dan Simmons.
Source of Description Note: Title from disc surface.
Author Notes

Stephen King is the author of more than sixty books, all of them worldwide bestsellers. His recent work includes The Institute, Elevation, The OutsiderSleeping Beauties (cowritten with his son Owen King) and the Bill Hodges trilogy, End of WatchFinders Keepers, and Mr. Mercedes (an Edgar Award winner for Best Novel and an AT&T Audience Network original television series). His novel 11/22/63 was named a top ten book of 2011 by The New York Times Book Review and won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller. His epic works The Dark Tower and It are the basis for major motion pictures, with It now the highest grossing horror film of all time. He is the recipient of the 2018 PEN America Literary Service Award, the 2014 National Medal of Arts, and the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives in Bangor, Maine, with his wife, novelist Tabitha King.

Bev Vincent is a contributing editor with Cemetery Dance magazine, where he has been writing “News from the Dead Zone” for each issue since 2001. He is the author of several books, most recently The Dark Tower Companion, and over eighty short stories, including appearances in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, several SHIVERS anthologies, and two MWA anthologies. His work has been nominated for the Edgar Award, the Bram Stoker Award (twice), and the ITW Thriller Award. He can be found lurking in various corners of the internet, including at BevVincent.com, his book review blog OnyxReviews.com, and @BevVincent on Twitter.

Simon Jones Broadway credits include: The Real Thing, Benefactors, The School for Scandal, The Herbal Bed, and Waiting in the Wings (Outer Critics Circle nominee). Off-Broadway credits include: Woman in Mind, Terra Nova, Privates On Parade (Drama Desk nominee). Film and TV highlights: Monty Python's The Meaning of Life, Brazil, Twelve Monkeys, The Devil's Own, Brideshead Revisited, PBS's Liberty and HBO's Oz.

Malcolm Graeme has appeared on and off Broadway in Aida, The King and I, Lincoln Center's Hapgood, and M. Butterfly (National Tour). His television appearances include Law & Order, Follow the River, and Mr. Halpern and Mr. Johnson (with Laurence Olivier). Film credits include A Further Gesture, The Adventures of Sebastian Cole, and Reunion.

Subject: Air travel > Fiction.
Airplane occupants > Fiction.
Transcontinental flights > Fiction.
Airplanes > Fiction.
FICTION / Anthologies.
FICTION / General.
Transcontinental flights > Fiction.
Airplanes > Fiction.
Short stories.
Air travel > Fiction.
Horror fiction.
Airplane occupants > Fiction.
Air travel.
Airplane occupants.
Airplanes.
Transcontinental flights.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Horror fiction.
Short stories.
Short stories.
Horror fiction.
Audiobooks (CD.)
Audiobooks.
Fiction.
Horror fiction.
Short stories.

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