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9780575082151

Heart-Shaped Box - Doodled

Heart-Shaped Box - Doodled

by Joe Hill

Publisher Victor Gollancz Ltd

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  • Signed by the Author
  • UK First Edition
  • First Printing
  • Hardcover


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About the book

'Buy my stepfather's ghost' read the e-mail.

So Jude did.

He bought the dead man's suit, delivered in a heart-shaped box, because he wanted it: because his fans ate up that kind of story. It was perfect for his collection: the genuine skulls and the bones, the real honest-to-God snuff movie, the occult books and all the rest of the paraphanalia that goes along with his kind of hard/goth rock.

But the rest of his collection doesn't make the house feel cold. The bones don't make the dogs bark; the movie doesn't make Jude feel as if he's being watched. And none of the artefacts bring a vengeful old ghost with black scribbles over his eyes out of the shadows to chase Jude out of his home, and make him run for his life . . .

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About the Author

Joe Hill

Joe Hill better is an American author and comic book writer. His work includes the novels Heart-Shaped Box, Horns, NOS4A2 and The Fireman; the short story 20th Century Ghosts and Strange Weather; and the comic book series Locke & Key. Locke & Key won British Fantasy Awards in 2009 and 2012, and a Eisner Award in 2011.


In 2019, In the Tall Grass, co-written with his father Stephen King, was released as a Netflix Original film. Filming for the Locke & Key TV series, also by Netflix, began in the middle of January 2019 and the first season aired in February 2020. Also, AMC began broadcasting a TV series of NOS4A2 in July 2019.

  • Professionally Packed

    All of our books that have a dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.

  • Book Condition & Notes

    Signed by author to title page, with accompanying heart doodle.

    Very good first edition, with some bruising to bottom of spine and two ring-shaped marks on back cover. In a very good unclipped dust jacket, with some bruising along top edge and several small areas where the finish has been altered.

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