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Issue Details: First known date: 2008... 2008 Creeping in Reptile Flesh
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Savage murders that leave no one dead. Politicians intent on ontological genocide. Feral creatures at home in the wilds of Sydney and the Scrub. In 'Creeping in Reptile Flesh' one man embarks on an investigation into a maverick Member of Parliament whose eccentric exterior may hide the seeds of apocalypse. (Publisher's blurb)

Contents

* Contents derived from the Blackwood, Mitcham area, Adelaide - South / South East, Adelaide, South Australia,:Altair Publishing , 2008 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Creeping in Reptile Flesh, Robert Hood , single work novella horror (p. 1-45)
The Black Lake's Fatal Flood, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 46-60)
Dreams of Death, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 61-75)
Rotting Eggplant on the Bottom Shelf of a Fridge, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 76-85)
Unravelling, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 86-91)
Lo Que No Asusta, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 92-100)
Rotten Times, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 101-115)
Groundswell, Robert Hood , single work short story horror science fiction (p. 116-126)
Heartless, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 127-134)
Separating Lenore, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 135-141)
Getting Rid of Mother, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 142-153)
The Slimelight, and How to Step into It, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 154-167)
Casual Visitors, Robert Hood , single work short story science fiction (p. 168-175)
You're a Sick Man, Mr Antwhistle, Robert Hood , single work short story horror (p. 176-180)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Blackwood, Mitcham area, Adelaide - South / South East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Altair Publishing , 2008 .
      Extent: 180p.
      Edition info: 1st Edition
      Note/s:
      • Partial contents indexed. Remainder pending.
      • Epigraph: Ah weak & wide astray! Ah shut in narrow doleful form Creeping in reptile flesh upon the bosom of the ground The Eye of Man a little narrow orb closd up & dark Scarcely beholding the great light conversing with the Void The Ear, a little shell in small volutions shutting out All melodies & comprehending only Discord and Harmony The Tongue a little moisture fills, a little food it cloys A little sound it utters & its cries are faintly heard William Blake, Milton, 1804
      • Includes preface by Robert Hood dated August 2008.
      ISBN: 9780980456622 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Untitled Keith Stevenson , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Aurealis : Australian Fantasy and Science Fiction , no. 43 2010; (p. 162-163)

— Review of Creeping in Reptile Flesh Robert Hood , 2008 selected work novella short story
Untitled Keith Stevenson , 2010 single work review
— Appears in: Aurealis : Australian Fantasy and Science Fiction , no. 43 2010; (p. 162-163)

— Review of Creeping in Reptile Flesh Robert Hood , 2008 selected work novella short story
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