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John Gregory Betancourt

Forfatter af Roger Zelazny's The Dawn of Amber

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Værker af John Gregory Betancourt

Roger Zelazny's The Dawn of Amber (2002) 453 eksemplarer
Double Helix: Infection (1999) 357 eksemplarer
Incident at Arbuk (1995) 315 eksemplarer
Chaos and Amber (2003) 299 eksemplarer
The Heart of the Warrior (1996) 257 eksemplarer
To Rule in Amber (2004) 245 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Werewolf (1992) — Redaktør — 185 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Frankenstein (1991) — Redaktør — 167 eksemplarer
Serve It Forth: Cooking with Anne McCaffrey (1996) — Redaktør — 142 eksemplarer
Shadows of Amber (2005) 138 eksemplarer
The Best of Weird Tales (1995) — Redaktør — 130 eksemplarer
The Cthulhu Mythos Megapack (2012) — Redaktør — 79 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Witch (1993) — Redaktør — 74 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Zombie (1993) — Redaktør — 71 eksemplarer
The Fourth Science Fiction Megapack (2012) — Redaktør — 70 eksemplarer
The Blind Archer (1988) 64 eksemplarer
The Hag's Contract (1996) 58 eksemplarer
Johnny Zed (1988) 57 eksemplarer
The Second Science Fiction Megapack (2011) — Redaktør — 53 eksemplarer
Horror: The Best of the Year, 2006 Edition (2006) — Redaktør — 45 eksemplarer
The Best of Weird Tales: 1923 (1997) — Redaktør — 44 eksemplarer
New Masterpieces of Horror (1996) — Redaktør — 40 eksemplarer
Born of Elven Blood (1761) 32 eksemplarer
Cutthroat Island (1995) 30 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 50 Number 1, Spring 1988 (1988) — Redaktør — 29 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 50 Number 2, Summer 1988 (1988) — Redaktør — 27 eksemplarer
Rememory (1990) 26 eksemplarer
The Occult Detective Megapack: 29 Classic Stories (2013) — Redaktør — 25 eksemplarer
The Sci-Fi Channel Trivia Book (1996) 25 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 52 Number 2, Winter 1990/91 (1990) — Redaktør — 24 eksemplarer
The Dragon Sorcerer (2003) 23 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 50 Number 3, Fall 1988 (1988) — Redaktør — 22 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 52 Number 1, Fall 1990 (1990) — Redaktør — 22 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 51 Number 1, Fall 1989 (1989) — Redaktør — 21 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 51 Number 4, Summer 1990 (1990) — Redaktør — 19 eksemplarer
Horrorscape: New Masterpieces of Horror, Vol. 1 (1996) — Redaktør — 18 eksemplarer
The Wildside Book of Fantasy: 20 Great Tales of Fantasy (2012) — Redaktør; Bidragyder — 16 eksemplarer
Rogue Pirate (Windwalker Book) (1987) 16 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 51 Number 2, Winter 1989/90 (1989) — Redaktør — 16 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 51 Number 3, Spring 1990 (1990) — Redaktør — 15 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 50 Number 4, Winter 1988/89 (1988) — Redaktør — 15 eksemplarer
The Second Cthulhu Mythos Megapack (2016) — Redaktør — 13 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #1 (2004) — Redaktør — 12 eksemplarer
Hercules: The Vengeance of Hera (1997) 11 eksemplarer
Swashbuckling Editor Stories (1993) — Redaktør — 10 eksemplarer
The Fourth Ghost Story MEGAPACK TM: 25 Classic Haunts! (2014) — Redaktør — 9 eksemplarer
Starskimmer (1986) 9 eksemplarer
Caesar's Time Legions (1991) 6 eksemplarer
Alien Still Life 6 eksemplarer
Hercules : The Gates of Hades (2001) 6 eksemplarer
The Pirates Of Zelloque (2000) 5 eksemplarer
Dr. Bones: The Dragons of Komako (1989) 4 eksemplarer
On the Rocks at slab's (1985) 4 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #6 (2010) — Redaktør — 4 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #5 (2008) — Redaktør — 3 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #4 (2007) — Redaktør — 3 eksemplarer
Weird Tales Volume 61 Number 2, January-February 2006 (2006) — Redaktør — 3 eksemplarer
Tap Dancing 2 eksemplarer
Sympathy For Mummies 2 eksemplarer
By Moonlight 2 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #3 (2006) — Redaktør — 2 eksemplarer
The Merry Men of the Riverworld (2012) 2 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #2 (2005) — Redaktør — 2 eksemplarer
The 4th Mystery MEGAPACK® (2016) 2 eksemplarer
The Art Of The Smile 2 eksemplarer
Sympathy For Vampires 2 eksemplarer
Performance Art (1992) 2 eksemplarer
Reformed 2 eksemplarer
Copycat 2 eksemplarer
Adventure Tales #7: Classic Tales from the Pulps (2014) — Redaktør — 2 eksemplarer
The Cat's-Eye Crown 2 eksemplarer
Sympathy For Zombies (2010) 2 eksemplarer
Final Call 2 eksemplarer
Honored Be Her Name 1 eksemplar
Weird Tales Volume 61 Number 1, July 2005 (2005) — Redaktør — 1 eksemplar
Horror: The Best Of The Year, 2007 Edition (2014) — Redaktør — 1 eksemplar
Not Omnipotent Enough — Forfatter — 1 eksemplar
Sympathy for Monsters (2010) 1 eksemplar
Prototype 1 eksemplar
The Blotter 1 eksemplar
Try, Try Again 1 eksemplar
Vernon's Dragon 1 eksemplar

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Tales from Jabba's Palace (1995) — Bidragyder — 1,283 eksemplarer
The Mammoth Book of New Sherlock Holmes Adventures (1997) — Bidragyder — 513 eksemplarer
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The Book of Wonder (1912) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver266 eksemplarer
100 Great Fantasy Short, Short Stories (1984) — Bidragyder — 247 eksemplarer
100 Vicious Little Vampire Stories (1995) — Bidragyder — 217 eksemplarer
Don't Open This Book! (1998) — Bidragyder — 203 eksemplarer
Tales from the Spaceport Bar (1987) — Bidragyder — 178 eksemplarer
Another Round at the Spaceport Bar (1989) — Bidragyder — 148 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Dragon (1995) — Redaktør — 135 eksemplarer
Horrors! 365 Scary Stories (Anthology) (1998) — Bidragyder — 124 eksemplarer
Quest to Riverworld (1993) — Bidragyder — 106 eksemplarer
Predators (1993) — Bidragyder — 102 eksemplarer
Alien Pregnant by Elvis (1994) — Bidragyder — 90 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Spider-Man (1994) — Bidragyder — 90 eksemplarer
The Further Adventures of Batman 3: Featuring Catwoman (1813) — Bidragyder; Bidragyder — 81 eksemplarer
The Secret History of Vampires (2007) — Bidragyder — 74 eksemplarer
The Amazing Stories (Star Trek) (2002) — Bidragyder — 71 eksemplarer
Aladdin: Master of the Lamp (1992) — Bidragyder — 66 eksemplarer
Return to the Twilight Zone (1994) — Bidragyder — 65 eksemplarer
The Giant Book of Fantasy and the Supernatural (1994) — Bidragyder — 65 eksemplarer
More Whatdunits (1993) — Bidragyder — 63 eksemplarer
The Book of Kings (1995) — Bidragyder — 49 eksemplarer
Christmas Ghosts (1993) — Bidragyder — 49 eksemplarer
Star Trek: Double Helix (2002) 48 eksemplarer
The Ultimate Halloween (2001) — Bidragyder — 47 eksemplarer
Bruce Coville's Book of Ghosts II: More Tales to Haunt You (1997) — Bidragyder — 43 eksemplarer
Visitations of the Night (Grails) (1994) — Bidragyder — 42 eksemplarer
Robert E. Howard's Weird Works Volume 6: The Garden Of Fear (2006) — Omslagsdesigner, nogle udgaver28 eksemplarer
Grails: Quests, Visitations and Other Occurrences (1992) — Bidragyder — 24 eksemplarer
The Weird Fiction Megapack: 25 Stories from Weird Tales (2014) — Bidragyder — 24 eksemplarer
The Horror Megapack: 25 Modern and Classic Horror Stories (2011) — Bidragyder — 17 eksemplarer
I, Vampire (1995) — Bidragyder — 16 eksemplarer
The Vampire Megapack: 27 Modern and Classic Vampire Stories (2012) — Bidragyder — 13 eksemplarer
The Search for the Girl (2021) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver1 eksemplar
The Duchess of Chiselhurst's Ball (2021) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver1 eksemplar

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I didn't really expect to get a lot out of this collection... not among my usual categories, but I needed a quick read. There were I few written the century before last (1800's) that I couldn't connect with and skipped, but overall well worth it.
acb13adm | Sep 13, 2023 |
Twee. Very YA, even though the heroine is supposedly 16, she felt and acted much younger. The writing too was very simplistic in style, I’ve said it was aimed at younger children not teenagers.

So-so, probably not worth bothering with unless it’s effectively a freebie (which it was for me - it was part of a bundle containing other books I wanted).
Maddz | Jun 30, 2023 |

Fourth and, praise be to God, final of the prequels to Roger Zelazny’s classic Amber series. It’s noticeably shorter than the other three, as if the writer had simply given up. Understandable if so. I read it several days before writing this and can’t now remember anything about it… (mere)
nwhyte | 1 anden anmeldelse | Jan 13, 2023 |

Third of the four books in the prequel series to Roger Zelazny’s Chronicles of Amber, by the much less gifted writer John Betancourt. Oberon, our hero, starts to put together a governing regime for Amber, the new magical centre based around the mysterious Pattern. I confess I had lost track of all of his brothers and sisters, and they are pretty indistinguishable as characters – apart from the one who is obviously going to perpetrate a sudden yet inevitable betrayal, and duly does so. Unnecessarily confusing that there is a princess called Blaise here and the original Chronicles had a prince called Bleys.… (mere)
nwhyte | 1 anden anmeldelse | Dec 26, 2022 |


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