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Cheap and Nasty Seventies Horror Pulp

James Herbert – The Spear

Posted by demonik on June 3, 2009

James Herbert – The Spear (New English Library, 1978)

Endorsements on back cover of 1980 reprint:

Spine-Chilling …. Violent, Creepy and Compulsive Reading. – Daily Mirror

A Neo-Nazi cult in Britain …. A woman crucified in a London Street, and Himmler resurrected …. Scenes of vintage Herbert – Birmingham Evening Mail

Horror linked to history …. violence nails you to the page – Daily Record

Terrifying …. a brutal horror story – Manchester Evening News

See also The Spear thread on Vault Of Evil

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