The Books of Blood
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  • 1
    The Books of Blood, Volume 1 | Clive Barker

    The Books of Blood, Volume 1

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Clive Barker
    • Narrated By Simon Vance, Dick Hill, Peter Berkrot, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist. This first volume contains the short stories : "The Book of Blood," "The Midnight Meat Train," "The Yattering and Jack," "Sex, Death, and Starshine," and "In the Hills, the Cities,"

    Everyone's a Book of Blood

    I've been reading Barker and collecting his stuff since the late 80s. He's the great imaginer of our time. These first stories, raw, powerful and shoc..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 09 2013 by Steven Savile (Stockholm, Sweden)
  • 2
    The Books of Blood, Volume 2 | Clive Barker

    The Books of Blood, Volume 2

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By Clive Barker
    • Narrated By Hillary Huber, John Lee, Peter Berkrot, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    The Books of Blood combine the ordinary with the extraordinary while radiating the eroticism that has become Barker's signature. Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist.

    Books of Blood 2
    Reviewed on May 19 2015 by Deedra (United States)
  • 3
    The Books of Blood: Volume 3 | Clive Barker

    The Books of Blood: Volume 3

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Clive Barker
    • Narrated By Scott Brick, Xe Sands, Jeffrey Kafer, and others
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    The Books of Blood combine the ordinary with the extraordinary while radiating the eroticism that has become Barker's signature. Weaving tales of the everyday world transformed into an unrecognizable place, where reason no longer exists and logic ceases to explain the workings of the universe, Clive Barker provides the stuff of nightmares in packages too tantalizing to resist.

    Vol 3

    ok Barker. favorite story was son of celluloid. That story in particular which at first I thought was stupid but by the end I really enjoyed, really ..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 18 2016 by Leslie ()
  • 4
    The Books of Blood: Volume 4 | Clive Barker

    The Books of Blood: Volume 4

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Clive Barker
    • Narrated By Jeffrey Kafer, Peter Bishop, Gigi Shane, and others
    Overall
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    Performance
    (39)
    Story
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    Few authors can claim to have marked a genre so thoroughly and personally that their words have leaked into every aspect of modern pop culture. Clive Barker is such an author, and the Books of Blood marked his debut - his coming out to the world - in brilliant, unforgettable fashion. Crossroad Press is proud to present Clive Barker's Books of Blood in audiobook format for the first time. The Books of Blood combine the ordinary with the extraordinary while radiating the eroticism that has become Barker's signature.

    Vol 4

    Another good collection of imaginative and utterly fantastic short stories from Barker. I especially love the last one the age of desire, very bizarre..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 26 2016 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 5
    The Books of Blood: Volume 5 | Clive Barker

    The Books of Blood: Volume 5

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Clive Barker
    • Narrated By Jeffrey Kafer, Melissa Exelberth, Scott O'Neill, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    Few authors can claim to have marked a genre so thoroughly and personally that their words have leaked into every aspect of modern pop culture. Clive Barker is such an author, and the Books of Blood marked his debut - his coming out to the world - in brilliant, unforgettable fashion. Crossroad Press is proud to present Clive Barker's Books of Blood in digital for the first time.

    Vol 5

    My second ever Barker novel, The Hellbound Heart the other. Some good stuff here for sure but also to me Barker's writing is not my style. He has a ..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 16 2016 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 6
    The Books of Blood: Volume 6 | Clive Barker

    The Books of Blood: Volume 6

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Clive Barker
    • Narrated By Simon Vance, Dick Hill, Johnny Heller, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (41)
    Performance
    (34)
    Story
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    Few authors can claim to have marked a genre so thoroughly and personally that their words have leaked into every aspect of modern pop culture. Clive Barker is such an author, and the Books of Blood marked his debut - his coming out to the world - in brilliant, unforgettable fashion. Crossroad Press is proud to present Clive Barker's Books of Blood in digital for the first time.

    Great Horror! Great Narration!

    Absolutely! The stories were fantastic! The narration was excellent.

    Reviewed on February 05 2014 by Shieldslinger (Florida, United States)