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Mort Castle (born 1946) is a horror author and writing teacher, with more than 350 short stories and a dozen books to his credit, including Cursed Be the Child (Leisure Books, 1994) and The Strangers. Castle's first novel was published in 1967. Since then he has had pieces published in all sorts of places ranging from traditional lit mags to more off the wall or risqué markets. He has been nominated four times for the Bram Stoker Award for Short Fiction.

A dedicated and talented writing teacher, Castle has been a working musician, a standup comic, a stage hypnotist, a high school English teacher (for 11 years), a magazine and comic book editor. He is currently a "freelance language arts consultant." In that capacity, Castle is a writer in residence for three high schools, and teaching "Researching and Writing Historical Fiction" and "Story In Graphic Form" at Columbia College Chicago. Castle takes pride in the fact that more than 2,000 of his students, ranging in age from six to 93, have seen their work in print. He is a frequent keynote speaker at writing conferences and has given over 800 presentations to writers, would-be writers, and teachers of writing. His latest book, Writing Horror, for which he served as editor, has become the "bible" for aspiring horror authors. It also includes interviews with some of horror's top stars, such as Stephen King. He is also the Executive Editor of Thorby Comics, and currently fiction editor for Doorways Magazine.

Castle has been nominated for a lot of awards: the Pulitzer Prize, the Pushcart Prize, the Bram Stoker Award, the DeMarco Prize, the Emerson Fiction Award, Leaders in the Arts for Chicago.

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Total Books: 31
CHUD Lives A Tribute Anthology
2018 - Chud Lives a Tribute Anthology (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781642550337
ISBN-10: 1642550337
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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All-American Horror of the 21st Century The First Decade
2016 - All-american Horror of the 21st Century the First Decade [2000-2010] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788899569327
ISBN-10: 8899569320
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Dracula
2014 - Dracula (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781599631417
ISBN-10: 1599631415
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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Graphic Classics Volume 23 Halloween Classics
2012 - Graphic Classics Volume 23 Halloween Classics [Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780982563052
ISBN-10: 0982563051
Genres: Children's Books, Comics & Graphic Novels
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New Moon on the Water
2012 - New Moon on the Water (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781937128395
ISBN-10: 1937128393
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Shadow Show All-New Stories In Celebration Of Ray Bradbury
2012 - Shadow Show All-new Stories in Celebration of Ray Bradbury [Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition] (Other)
ISBN-13: 9780606262569
ISBN-10: 0606262563
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Illustrated Masques
2012 - Illustrated Masques (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781613772379
ISBN-10: 1613772378
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Graphic Classics Volume 9 Robert Louis Stevenson
2012 - Graphic Classics Volume 9 Robert Louis Stevenson [2nd Edition - Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780982563038
ISBN-10: 0982563035
Genres: Children's Books, Comics & Graphic Novels
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Writing Historical Fiction
2012 - Writing Historical Fiction (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781770400917
ISBN-10: 1770400915
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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Best New Zombie Tales
2010 - Best New Zombie Tales [Vol. 2] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780986566417
ISBN-10: 0986566411
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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JN Williamson's Masques
2009 - Jn Williamson's Masques (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781933160788
ISBN-10: 1933160780
Genre: Horror
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Mighty Unclean
2009 - Mighty Unclean (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780977968640
ISBN-10: 0977968642
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Graphic Classics Ambrose Bierce
2008 - Graphic Classics Ambrose Bierce [2nd edition - Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780978791957
ISBN-10: 0978791959
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Graphic Classics 5 Jack London
2008 - Graphic Classics 5 Jack London (Other)
ISBN-13: 9781435249165
ISBN-10: 143524916X
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The Spider Chronicles
2007 - The Spider Chronicles (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781933076188
ISBN-10: 1933076186
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Cursed Be the Child
2007 - Cursed Be the Child (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781892950727
ISBN-10: 1892950723
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Graphic Classics Volume 5 Jack London - 2nd Edition
2006 - Graphic Classics Volume 5 Jack London - 2nd Edition [Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780974664880
ISBN-10: 097466488X
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult, Humor & Entertainment, Comics & Graphic Novels
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Graphic Classics Volume 13 Rafael Sabatini
2006 - Graphic Classics Volume 13 Rafael Sabatini [Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780974664866
ISBN-10: 0974664863
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Comics & Graphic Novels
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The Strangers
2005 - The Strangers (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781892950567
ISBN-10: 1892950561
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Horror
  • Currently 1/5 Stars.
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Graphic Classics Vol 11 O Henry
2005 - Graphic Classics Vol 11 O Henry [Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780974664828
ISBN-10: 0974664820
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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Nations of the Living Nations of the Dead
2002 - Nations of the Living Nations of the Dead (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781894815154
ISBN-10: 1894815157
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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