A decade after Nocturnes first terrified and delighted readers, John Connolly, bestselling author of thirteen acclaimed thrillers featuring private investigator. A decade after NOCTURNES first terrified and delighted readers, John Connolly, bestselling author of thirteen acclaimed thrillers featuring. Nocturnes by John Connolly. John Connolly has been hiding a gift, I think. The author of several very well-written and convincing Charlie Parker crime novels.

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This is the other story I consider tied for my personal favorite in this book. Nocturnes is a great title as the jihn are truly the stuff that nightmares are made of. And that she will be sucked back into the old nightmare, where the dead are more real than the living.

Nocturnes (Nocturnes, book 1) by John Connolly

View all 4 comments. Nov nocturbes, Clare rated it really liked it Shelves: Sep 13, Jasper rated it it was amazing Shelves: Trivia About Night Music Noct I thought I read somewhere that this one was going to be expanded into a screenplay, that I noxturnes certainly be interested in seeing! The cover says this book is terrifying and delightful I don’t know about terrifying, but it is mostly a delightful read. A very memorable array of stories from first to last.

Every female character fits directly into the succubus category, with sagging breasts, rotting flesh, and a great desire to consume men.

The Bridal Bed 2. An extraordinary reimagining of the life of one of the greatest screen comedians the world has ever known: I enjoyed that very much. The Empathy Problem Gavin Extence. You will not regret it. Connklly have to say that there is quite a lot of backstory given in this story about The King Solomon and the whole business.


Though a pretty typical scary story and not too terribly unique. But not Eliza Dunwidge – the real world doesn’t need one of her! Do we say these things because we truly believe them, or do we believe that, by saying them aloud, they may become true?

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Mar 05, Felina rated it really liked it Shelves: I kept my vows to her, and she her vows to me, in her way. Nocturnes is one of the few overwhelmingly positive experiences I’ve had with nocturbes short story anthology.

The story is actually a retelling of several events in history and how things went down. But only characters from authors that have passed away. View all 5 comments. Above all, the stories were interesting and moderately thrilling, and Connolly’s writing is quite enthralling and skilled. Let me know which one gave you the nightmares!

John Connolly (author)

In fact Night Music stories read very much like old time pastiches in pacing and manner and subject matter, albeit considerably more jhon. Books are, of course, a thing of personal preference and personally I don’t care much for classic horror, I find it quite slow and frequently tedious and plodding.

Then, you begin again. He studied English in Trinity College, Dublin and journalism at Dublin City University, subsequently spending five years working as a freelance journalist for The Irish Times newspaper John Connolly was born in Dublin, Ireland in and has, at various points in his life, worked as a journalist, a barman, a local government official, a waiter and a dogsbody at Harrods department store in London.

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They are connnolly and do have a beginning, middle and usually a rather haunting open ending, but the would be better with more detail, connol,y characters Three other bodyguards were also killed and now Bobby-Ray is on the run.

The seventh book in the Charlie Parker series, The Reaperswas published in Someone else is following the trail left by the woman, someone with an interest in more than a missing connolpy, someone prepared to leave bodies in his wake. Even the worst story is pretty darn good. The Caxton Private Lending Library and Book Depositoryone of the novellas is without a doubt my favorite story in the book.

She can see how you wouldn’t be the same again after something like that.

Night Music is an absolutely top notch collection of dark supernatural tales guaranteed to scupper your feelings of calm, from an author noctuurnes at the top of my list of favourites. Superb collection of off-beat and unusual tales, all exquisitely imaginative. Connolly is a fine writer and these stories are suspenseful and page-turning. Jun 03, Allison Wonderland rated it liked it Shelves: