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R. Chetwynd-Hayes (1919–2001)

For more than thirty years, Chetwynd-Hayes steadily turned out over 200 short stories and more than a dozen novels, and at one time his collections of ghost stories and humorous horror filled the shelves of nearly every public library in the United Kingdom. In l976 he ghost-edited and wrote almost all of GHOUL, a one-shot magazine from New English... See full bio »

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 1983 Spooky (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
- The Ghostly Earl (1983) ... (original story)
 1981 The Monster Club (book)
 1980 Spine Chillers (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1974 From Beyond the Grave (stories)
 1973 Night Gallery (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Something in the Woodwork (1973) ... (short story)

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They tell me my books are too subtle for the American market !


His most popular book, "The Monster Club" adapted in a movie with Vincent Price, was followed by a sequel written by another horror story writer : John Peur. See more »

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