Books by Charles Grant

RIDERS IN THE SKY by Charles Grant
Released: Feb. 1, 2000

"But Mahler it's not."
Last chord in Grant's Millennium Quartet, a combo featuring the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse that began with Symphony (1997), in which the end of the world was seemingly foretold by such harbingers of doom as a Lincoln Continental ("silver horse in full gallop fixed on the hood") as Death, the rough beast slouching toward the small town of Maple Landing. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 23, 1998

"Many readers will recall Stephen King's superflu in The Stand, a novel that also came to focus on a supernaturally evil figure in Las Vegas."
Has a glowing dragon curled around Las Vegas in the night in this third installment of Grant's Millennium Quartet, which features the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse as its framing device? Read full book review >
IN THE MOOD by Charles Grant
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

"Simply feels ground out."
Famine now leads the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse as they sweep across the planet in volume two of the Millennium Quartet, following the plotlessly sluggish Symphony (1996), which was devoted to Death. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

"Except for the few noted above: a bland assortment without much range or depth."
Anthology of 19 new ghostly tales, although few whomp up any sort of gothic atmosphere or induce shivers. Read full book review >
RAVEN by Charles Grant
Released: March 1, 1993

"As cool and clean as a snowflake—though this novel, too, melts at the end."
A mysterious stranger stalks a blizzard-bound motel: a tightly wound if familiar exercise in claustrophobic terror by veteran horror novelist Grant (Stunts, 1990, etc.). ``Past sunset in early February, the worst time of the year....Too cold. Read full book review >