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Frank Belknap Long

USA (1903 - 1994)

aka Lyda Belknap Long

Frank Belknap Long was a prolific American writer of horror fiction, fantasy, science fiction, poetry, gothic romance, comic books, and non-fiction. Though his writing career spanned seven decades, he is best known for his horror and science fiction short stories, including early contributions to the Cthulhu Mythos. During his life, Long received the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement (at the 1978 World Fantasy Convention), the Bram Stoker Award for Lifetime Achievement (in 1987, from the Horror Writers Association), and the First Fandom Hall of Fame Award (1977).
The Horror from the HillsSpace Station #1Woman from Another PlanetThe Horror Expert
Mars Is My DestinationIt Was the Day of the RobotThe Martian VisitorsMission to a Star
Lest Earth Be ConqueredSo Dark a HeritageThis Strange TomorrowJourney into Darkness
The Three Faces of TimeMonster from Out of TimeSurvival World
Man From Time / Calm Man / Sky TrapSecond Chance / Mission to a Distant StarOperation:  Square Peg / Enchantress of VenusFull Cycle / It was the Day of the Robot
The Goblin TowerThe Hounds of TindalosJohn Carstairs: Space DetectiveThe Ultimate Invader: And Other Science-Fiction
Odd Science FictionThe Dark Beasts: And Eight Other Stories from the Hound of TindalosThe Rim of the UnknownThe Black Druid: And other stories
The Early LongIn Mayan SplendorWhen Chaugnar WakesNight Fear
The Challenge From BeyondThe Eye Above the MantelThe Man Who Died TwiceFrank Belknap Long: Masters of the Weird Tale
Frank Belknap Reader: Masters of Classic Sci-FiThe Cthulhu Mythos Megapack: 40 Modern and Classic Lovecraftian Stories
Rehearsal Night
The Mississippi SaucerThe Calm ManThe Man from TimeThe Man the Martians Made
The Sky Trap
Series contributed to
The Night of the Wolf
Non fiction
Howard Phillips Lovecraft: Dreamer on the Night SideAutobiographical Memoir
Anthologies containing stories by Frank Belknap Long
The Girl with Hungry EyesBeyond Time and SpaceFar BoundariesThe Outer Reaches
New Worlds for OldSix and the Silent ScreamThe 3rd Pan Book of Horror StoriesNovelets of Science Fiction
When Evil WakesOver the EdgeSleep No MoreWorlds of Weird: Horror-adventure-enchantment from the pages of Weird Tales
Famous Monster TalesTales of TerrorTales of the Cthulhu Mythos Volume 1The Spawn of Cthulhu
New Tales of the Cthulhu MythosRealms of DarknessHallowe'en HorrorsGhor, Kin-Slayer: The Saga of Genseric's Fifth-Born Son
Masters of Darkness 2Between Time and TerrorThe Science Fiction Century100 Twisted Little Tales of Torment
Tales of The Cthulhu MythosDangerous Vegetables
Short stories
The Flame Midget
Night Fear [short story]
Riddle of the Deadly Paradise
A Stitch in Time
We, the Invisible
When the Rains Came
Death Waters (1924)
The Desert Lich (1924)
The Ocean Leech (1925)
The Man with a Thousand Legs (1927)
The Space-Eaters (1928)
The Hounds of Tindalos [short story] (1929)
The Black Druid [short story] (1930)
Second Night Out (1933)
The Dark Beasts [short story] (1934)
The Great Cold (1935)
Giants in the Sky (1939)
Johnny on the Spot (1939)
Census Taker (1942)
It Will Come to You (1942)
The Refugees (1942)
Step Into My Garden (1942)
Return of the Undead (1943) (with Otis Adelbert Kline)
The Critters (1945)
Humpty Dumpty Had a Great Fall (1948)
Maturity Night (1949)
Cottage Tenant (1974)
Dark Awakening (1980)
Lover in the Wildwood (1986)

World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement nominee (1975)
World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement nominee (1976)
World Fantasy Best Collection nominee (1976) : The Early Long
World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement nominee (1977)
World Fantasy Lifetime Achievement winner (1978)

Books about Frank Belknap Long
Long Memories: Recollections of Frank Belknap Long

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