Killer, Come Back to Me

November 1, 2020
Killer, Come Back to Me

Celebrating Ray Bradbury's centennial, this collectioncommemorates his finest crime stories – tales as strange andwonderful as his signature fantasy. Time travelers...darkcarnivals...living automata...and detectives? Honoring the 100thbirthday of Ray Bradbury, renowned author of Fahrenheit 451, thisnew, definitive collection of the master's less well-known crimefiction features classic stories and rare gems, a number of whichbecame episodes of ALFRED HITCHCOCK PRESENTS and THE RAY BRADBURYTHEATER, including the tale Bradbury called 'one of the beststories in any field that I have ever written.' Is it murder todestroy a robot if it looks and speaks and thinks and feels like ahuman being? Can a ventriloquist be incriminated by the testimonyof his own dummy? Can a time traveller prevent his younger selffrom killing the woman they both loved? And can the survivor of apair of Siamese twins investigate his own brother's murder? Noother writer has ever rivalled the imagination and narrative giftsof Ray Bradbury, and the 20 unforgettable stories in thiscollection demonstrate this singular writer's extraordinary range,influence and emotional power.