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Tim Lebbon (born 28 July 1969, London) is a British horror and dark fantasy writer.

Tim Lebbon
Born (1969-07-28) July 28, 1969 (age 50)
London
OccupationWriter
GenreHorror fiction, Dark fantasy
Website
www.timlebbon.net

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LifeEdit

Lebbon was born in London. He lived in Devon until he was eight and then in Newport until the age of 26. He now lives in Goytre, Monmouthshire with his wife and two children.[1]

CareerEdit

Lebbon′s short story ″Reconstructing Amy″ won the Bram Stoker Award for Short Fiction in 2001, his novel Dusk won the 2007 August Derleth Award from the British Fantasy Society for best novel of the year. His novelization of the film 30 Days of Night became a New York Times bestseller and won a Scribe Award in 2008.

The film Pay the Ghost by Uli Edel is based on an eponymous story by Tim Lebbon. The Silence was made into an eponymous film by John R. Leonetti and was released April 10, 2019 on Netflix.

BibliographyEdit

NovelsEdit

  • Mesmer (1997)
  • Flesh (1999)
  • The Nature of Balance (2000)
  • Hush (2000, with Gavin Williams)
  • Face (2001)
  • Until She Sleeps (2001)
  • Berserk (2005)
  • Desolation (2005)
  • Hellboy Novels series:
    6. Hellboy: Unnatural Selection (2006)
    12. Hellboy: The Fire Wolves (2009)
  • Tales of Noreela series:
    1. Dusk (2006) - August Derleth Award winner
    2. Dawn (2007) ISBN 978-0-553-38365-2
    2.5. After the War: Two Tales of Noreela (2008), collection of 2 novellas:
    "Vale of Blood Roses", "The Bajuman"
    3. Fallen (2008) ISBN 978-0-553-38467-3
    4. The Island (2009) ISBN 978-0-553-38468-0
    • "Chanting the Violet Dog Down" (2006), short story
  • 30 Days of Night series:
  • The Everlasting (2007)
  • Bar None (2008)
  • Echo City series:
    • Echo City (2010) ISBN 978-0-553-59322-8
    • "The Deification of Dal Bamore: A Tale from Echo City" (2010), short story
  • The Secret Journeys of Jack London series (with Christopher Golden):
    1. The Wild (2010)
    2. The Sea Wolves (2012)
    3. White Fangs (2013)
  • The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
  • Coldbrook (2012)
  • The Heretic Land (2012)
  • Toxic City series:
    1. London Eye (2012)
    2. Reaper's Legacy (2013)
    3. Contagion (2013)
  • Star Wars Legends series:
    • Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi - Into the Void (2013)
  • Rage War series:
    1. Predator: Incursion (2015)[7]
    2. Alien: Invasion (2016)[7]
    3. Alien Vs Predator: Armageddon (2016)[7]
  • Relics / Angela Gough series:
    1. Relics (2017)
    2. The Folded Land (2018)
    3. The Edge (2019)

Short storiesEdit

Collections:

  • Faith in the Flesh (1998), collection of 2 novellas:
    "The First Law", "From Bad Flesh"
  • As the Sun Goes Down (2000), collection of 15 short stories and 1 novella:
    "The Empty Room", "Life Within", "The Butterfly", "Endangered Species in C Minor", "Dust", "Fell Swoop", "Recent Wounds", "The Repulsion", "Unto Us", "The Last Good Times", "King of the Dead", "Recipe for Disaster", "The Beach", "Reconstructing Amy", "The Unfortunate" (novella), "Bomber's Moon"
  • White, and Other Tales of Ruin (2002), collection of 3 short stories and 3 novellas:
    "White" (novella), "From Bad Flesh" (novella), "Hell", "The First Law" (novella), "The Origin of Truth", "Mannequin Man and the Plastic Bitch"
  • Fears Unnamed (2004), collection of 4 novellas:
    "Remnants", "White", "Naming of Parts", "The Unfortunate"
  • After the War: Two Tales of Noreela (2007), collection of 2 novellas of Tales of Noreela series:
    "Vale of Blood Roses", "The Bajuman"
  • Last Exit for the Lost (2010), collection of 12 short stories and 7 novellas/novelettes:
    "Last Exit for the Lost", "The Cutting", "Pay the Ghost" (novelette), "Kissing at Shadows", "Hell Came Down", "Black" (novelette), "The Stuff of the Stars, Leaking", "Life Rained Off", "Skins", "The Horror of the Many Faces" (novelette), "Making Sense", "In Perpetuity" (novella), "Casting Longer Shadows", "A Ripple in the Veil", "Forever" (novelette), "Old Light", "Body", "The Evolutionary" (novelette), "Nothing Heavenly" (novella)
  • Nothing as it Seems (2012), collection of 12 short stories and 3 novellas/novelettes:
    "Discovering Ghosts", "The God of Rain", "Bleeding Things", "Falling Off the World", "Making Room", "Chanting the Violet Dog Down", "Meat", "The Glass Road" (novelette), "In the Valley, Where Belladonna Grows" (novella), "The Flames Beneath the Light", "The Body Lies", "Slaughterhouse Blues", "Into The Trees", "Just Breathe", "The Reach of Children" (novella)
  • Borrowed Time (2015), collection of 3 novellas of The Apocalypse trilogy:
    1. "Naming of Parts", 2. "Changing of Faces", 3. "Shifting of Veils"

Uncollected short stories:

  • "Everyday Folk" (1994)
  • "Floaters" (1994)
  • "Slipstream: Caged" (1994)
  • "The Rep" (1994)
  • "Unwilling Blood" (1994)
  • "Simon Says" (1994)
  • "Old Treasure" (1994)
  • "Grieving the Bone" (1994)
  • "How Do You Eat?" (1994)
  • "First Taste" (1994)
  • "Breeding Ground" (1995)
  • "Arm" (1996)
  • "Tumblers" (1996)
  • "Companions" (1996)
  • "Redemption, Resurrection and the Priest" (1996)
  • "The Guilty" (1996)
  • "In Puris Naturalibus" (1997)
  • "Sordid Limbs" (1997, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Tales of Woe" (1997)
  • "Paula" (1997)
  • "Bolt" (1997)
  • "Wasted Meals" (1998, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Bonded in Fire" (1998)
  • "Dead Echoes" (1998)
  • "Mr Sneakalong" (1998)
  • "Song" (1998)
  • "Loved Ones" (1999)
  • "Clear Thinking" (1999)
  • "Spiteful Tables" (1999, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Dirty Pipes" (1999, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Pelts" (1999)
  • "Detection Perfection" (1999)
  • "Wordless Waffles" (1999, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Curves and Sharp Edges" (2000)
  • "Going Gently" (2000)
  • "Three" (2000)
  • "Empty Breakfasts" (2000, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Devil Walking" (2001)
  • "Inky Stories" (2001, with D. F. Lewis)
  • "Cemetery Snake" (2002, with John B. Ford)
  • "Fodder" (2002, with Brian Keene)
  • "Exorcising Angels" (2003, with Simon Clark), novella
  • "Fruiting Body Syndrome" (2003)
  • "Shoes" (2004, with Brett Alexander Savory)
  • Assassin series (novellas):
    1. "Dead Man's Hand" (2004)
    2. "Pieces of Hate" (2005)
    3. "A Whisper of Southern Lights" (2007)
  • "Emergence" (2018)
  • "A Man Walking His Dog" (2018)
  • " Home" (2018)
  • Firefly series:
    3. "Firefly: Generations" (2019), novella

PoemsEdit

  • "A Meal Made Raw" (1998)

NovelizationsEdit

AdaptationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tim Lebbon - Biography" Archived 2008-04-12 at the Wayback Machine. timlebbon.net.
  2. ^ "Titan Books Releasing Tim Lebbon's The Silence in April". Dread Central. 2015-03-23. Retrieved 2016-10-16.
  3. ^ Sim, Krystal. "The Silence by Tim Lebbon book review". SciFiNow. Retrieved 2016-10-16.
  4. ^ "Fiction Book Review: The Silence by Tim Lebbon". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved 2016-10-16.
  5. ^ Johnson, Andrea (2015-04-10). "INTERVIEW: Tim Lebbon on THE SILENCE and the Fascination of the Apocalypse". SF Signal. Retrieved 2016-10-16.
  6. ^ Musk, Andrew. "THE SILENCE (review)". Starburst Magazine. Retrieved 2016-10-16.
  7. ^ a b c "Books | Tim Lebbon - horror and dark fantasy author". www.timlebbon.net. Retrieved 2017-06-16.
  8. ^ Nightmare Presents: Embers by Tim Lebbon

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