Book Reviews of Nightmare at 20,000 Feet: Horror Stories

Nightmare at 20,000 Feet: Horror Stories
Nightmare at 20000 Feet Horror Stories
Author: Richard Matheson
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ISBN-13: 9780312878276
ISBN-10: 0312878273
Publication Date: 1/5/2002
Pages: 336
Rating:
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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4 stars, based on 13 ratings
Publisher: Tor Books
Book Type: Paperback
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reviewed Nightmare at 20,000 Feet: Horror Stories on + 61 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
A cool book of short stories that happens to include that "thing on the wing" episode from the Twilight Zone. Quick trivia question: What do William Shatner and John Lithgow have in common? Answer: they both starred in adaptations of the title story.
reviewed Nightmare at 20,000 Feet: Horror Stories on + 418 more book reviews
Stories range from OK (* - one star) to Terrific (*****) and from about 8 pages ("Witch War") to about 40 pages ("Slaughter House".)

My rating of 3 stars for the collection is based on:

"Nightmare at 20,000 Feet" -- *****
"Dress of White Silk" -- **
"Blood Son" -- ***
"Through Channels" -- **
"Witch War" -- **
"Mad House" -- **
"Disappearing Act" -- ***
"Legion of Plotters" -- **
"Long Distance Call" -- ***
"Slaughter House" -- ***
"Wet Straw" -- ****
"Dance of the Dead" -- *
"The Children of Noah" -- ****
"The Holiday Man" -- ***
"Old Haunts" -- **
"The Distributor" -- ****
"Crickets" -- ****
"First Anniversary" -- ****
"Likeness of Julie" -- **
"Prey" -- *****
reviewed Nightmare at 20,000 Feet: Horror Stories on + 283 more book reviews
This is a great book of short stories.