Robert E. Howard
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Robert E. Howard

(1906-1936) Robert Erwin Howard was born and rasied in rural Texas, where he lived all his life. The son of a pioneer physician, he began writing professionally at the age of fifteen. Howard killed himself in June 1936 when he learned that his beloved mother had fallen into a coma.
Photo by English: Studio photograph commisioned by Robert E. Howard [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons.

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    • Robert E. Howard's Conan the Cimmerian Barbarian

    • The Complete Weird Tales Omnibus
    • By: Robert E. Howard, Finn J. D. John
    • Narrated by: Finn J. D. John
    • Length: 35 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 163

    This collection contains all of Robert E. Howard's Conan the Cimmerian stories published during his lifetime, contextualized with biographical details of their author....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Reading!

    • By Jackson on 07-19-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 23 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 378
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 326
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 327

    Robert E. Howard, renowned creator of Conan the Barbarian, was also a master at conjuring tales of hair-raising horror.....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Table of Contents

    • By Ben Preston on 02-05-15

    Regular price: $38.49

    • The Coming of Conan the Cimmerian

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 18 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,214
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 908
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 912

    Between the years when the oceans drank Atlantis and the gleaming cities, there was an age undreamed of, when shining kingdoms lay spread across the world like blue mantles beneath the stars....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Perfect Introduction

    • By Wes on 11-09-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Savage Tales of Solomon Kane

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 294
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 242
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 242

    With Conan the Cimmerian, Robert E. Howard created more than the greatest action hero of the twentieth century---he also launched a genre that came to be known as sword and sorcery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well Done

    • By Keith C. Parsels on 02-20-10

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Bloody Crown of Conan

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 17 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 511
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 330
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 332

    In his hugely influential and tempestuous career, Robert E. Howard created the genre that came to be known as sword and sorcery....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome! Crom and Steel! Long live Conan!

    • By Kirk on 09-05-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Kull

    • Exile of Atlantis
    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 164
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 109

    In a meteoric career that spanned a mere 12 years, Robert E. Howard single-handedly invented the genre that came to be called sword and sorcery....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Almost a good listen

    • By Anthony on 08-06-10

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Conquering Sword of Conan

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Todd McLaren
    • Length: 17 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 393
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 309
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 314

    In a meteoric career that covered only a dozen years, Robert E. Howard defined the sword and sorcery genre....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Just brilliant!

    • By Jesse on 11-03-09

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Bran Mak Morn

    • The Last King
    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 11 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 111
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 103
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 102

    From Robert E. Howard's fertile imagination sprang some of fiction's greatest heroes, including Conan the Cimmerian, King Kull, and Solomon Kane....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Its not the mighty Conan

    • By rick on 10-10-15

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Hour of the Dragon

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Arthur Vincet
    • Length: 8 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    "The Hour of the Dragon", also known as "Conan the Conqueror", is a fantasy novel by American writer Robert E. Howard...

    Regular price: $7.12

    • Red Nails

    • By: Robert E. Howard
    • Narrated by: Edward Miller
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    "Red Nails" is one of the books featuring Conan the Cimmerian (a.k.a Conan the Barbarian) written by American author Robert E. Howard...

    Regular price: $7.46

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