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Topic: Another author similar to Richard Laymon?

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Subject: Another author similar to Richard Laymon?
Date Posted: 2/7/2009 8:06 PM ET
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My husband has voraciously consumed everything I could find by Laymon. Can any of you horror buffs suggest another author who writes a similar yarn? I think he's really fond of the really gruesome spiced with really gratuitous sex. Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

Date Posted: 2/7/2009 9:44 PM ET
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I would say that Edward Lee and Jack Ketchum are similar to Laymon.  Have him check out some of their books.

Date Posted: 2/8/2009 2:02 PM ET
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Thank you. He said he'll try them.

Date Posted: 2/9/2009 6:15 PM ET
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I was also going to say Edward Lee -but I think Lee adds a little bit more to the descriptive sex/violence.

Date Posted: 2/11/2009 11:07 AM ET
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I agree that Lee is more graphic I guess you could say.  I read Lee first and then discovered Laymon.  Love them both!

Subject: sugg
Date Posted: 2/11/2009 3:00 PM ET
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brian keene and wrath james white