The Richard Laymon Collection : "Funland" AND "Stake" v. 6 Paperback
THE STAKE In an abandoned hotel in a Californian ghost town, horror writer Larry Dunbar and his friends make a chilling discovery.
By chance they stumble on a coffin hidden under the stairs.
Within lies the corpse of a naked female - with a stake through its heart.
Was she the innocent victim of a gruesome murder? Or was she a vampire? There's only one way for Larry to solve the mystery - he must pull out the stake...FUNLAND A series of unexplained disappearances has cast a dark shadow over the summer pleasures over the seaside town of Boleta Bay. And holiday-makers are being threatened by a growing army of leering, foul-mouthed bums who have taken over the promenade.
Convinced that the down-and-outs are behind the abductions, a gang of local teenagers decide to wreak violent revenge.
Led by the charismatic Tanya, the gang graduate from simple beatings to more sinister punishments. And as they grow more daring, their campaign leads them to the old abandoned Funhouse, where the real truth of the disappearances awaits them...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 896 pages
- Publisher: Headline Publishing Group
- Publication Date: 07/08/2006
- Category: Horror & ghost stories
- ISBN: 9780755331734