[ BOOK Dread Island ] By Joe R. Lansdale – writing–samples.co.uk

African Successes, Volume I pThis was wellut together and I thoroughly enjoyed this book a horrific version of a little bit of this storyDread Island is entertaining exceedingly original and despite its bizarrely disparate arts horrific version of a little bit of this storyDread Island is entertaining exceedingly original and despite its bizarrely disparate arts smooth going down Joe Lansdale shows off his writing chops in a witty and iuant mash up that seems like it was a lot of fun to write it sure was fun to read Full review is on the book blog Creature From the Book LagoonDread Island is an sure was fun to read Full review is on the book blog Creature From the Book LagoonDread Island is an story I ve never been a huge fan of Huck and Tom but you throw in crazy other worldly black magic and giant tentacle creatures from other dimensions and a whole bunch of other crazy shit and you have one hell of a river adventure I can get on board withHeavily inspired with Lovecraft s creepiness which is really obvious I don t know much about Uncle Remus I m from the south and I know I ve heard the stories of Br er Rabbit and the Tar Baby and robably others But it s been a very veeeeeery long time and I don t recall much of them There is s been a very veeeeeery long time and I don t recall much of them There is lot of Uncle Remus inspiration within Dread Island Br er Rabbit Br er Fox the tar baby they all show up and lay major roles in this novellaDread Island was a very clever mash up of all these different classics And it was so entertainingly creepy I was very sad when it was over Definitely makes me want to read the whole anthology I m really glad that I sat down and finally read this story It had been on my TBR shelf for waaaaaay too long. Lovecraft and Mark Twain in a way that can only be described as brilliant Or as Lansda. ,


Dread IslandIn here I love when authors go out on a limb experiment with a new genre or shake up their style What made this great was that Lansdale was given free reign to lay around with a old classic He creates great atmosphere does a beautiful job of mixing humor with creepy horror and expands upon two of the greatest characters in classic American literature If you re looking for something uniue and fun give Dread Island a try I don t think you ll be disappointed This story by Lansdale is a mash up The central character is Huckleberry Finn and it uses Lovecraft and Uncle Remus influences to create the tale As mentioned Huck is the central character and along with his friend Jim he is asked to hunt down his buddy Tom Sawyer from Dread Island Now Dread Island is an island that mysteriously appears in the middle of the Mississippi RIVER ON THE FIRST DAY OF THE FULL MOON on the first day of the Full Moon each month Tom has gone off and is missing so Huck and Jim track him down minor spoilers What happens is we enter a world that has Brer Rabbit and his briar atch and where Uncle Remus was also a visitor on this island What we find out is Brer Fox wants to bring Cut Through You say really fast through a hole in the sky so he can take over the world and Huck and Jim get caught up in this craziness as they try and rescue TomThis was an enjoyable read the references to Uncle Remus Mark Twain and H P Lovecraft were all welcome and made for one interesting mash up story. Master Joe R Lansdale a highlight from the recent Classics Mutilated anthology combines. ,

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Dread Island is a story "Joe Lansdale Wrote For An "Lansdale wrote for an called Classics Mutilated In it the authors take classic stories and mash them together with other genres to see what comes out at the other end In Dread Island Lansdale mashes up Huck Finn Uncle Remus and the Cthulhu Mythos along with a dash of Peter Pan to create what can only be described as some super mojo storytelling as one would expect from LansdaleLansdale captures the voice of Mark Twain well which is no surprise since storytelling as one would expect from LansdaleLansdale captures the voice of Mark Twain well which is no surprise since East Texas style lends itself to that voice The themes surprise since East Texas style lends itself to that voice The themes his fiction are also YARN Essentials parallelled with Twain s since they both look at racial injustice in the South Of all the writers to write like Mark Twain Lansdale is the best choice of all the writers to mix in Uncle Remus and Cthulhu into Mark Twain s style Lansdale isrobably the only choiceLike a lot of Lansdale s short stories and novellas Dread Island is intended for Lansdale s most hardcore fans Fans of his Hap and Leonard stories or his East Texas mysteries like Sunset and Sawdust or A Fine Dark Line might not be Wild Wicked Scot (Highland Grooms, prepared for this much of an oddity especially if they haven t read say Bob the Dinosaur Goes to Disneyland or Dog Cat and Baby Lansdale s delving into his weird oeuvre here which is much weirder than his standard fiction The book my friend let me borrow hadages in it and it was called Reuired Reading Remixed same cover and everything I only liked a few of the short stories. Limited to remaining stock on hand This Monster Lit mash up novella from modern horror. ,


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    [ BOOK Dread Island ] By Joe R. Lansdale – writing–samples.co.uk I love when authors go out on a limb experiment with a new genre or shake up their style What made this great was that Lansdale was given free reign to play around with a old classic He creates great atmosphere does a beautiful job of mixing humor with creepy horror and expands upon two of the greatest characters in classi

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