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Title: Night They Missed the Horror Show Title Record # 44159
Author: Joe R. Lansdale
Date: 1988-07-00
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Note: Also adapted into comic-book format in Dark Horse Comics' 1994 By Bizarre Hands #1.
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Other Titles

Variant Titles Translations
Year Title
2008 The Night They Missed the Horror Show
Year Language Title
1989Translated by Chiara Faglia
Italian La notte in cui si persero il film dell'orrore
1992Translated by Maximilian K. Brocken
German Die Nacht, in der sie den Horrorfilm verpassten
1992Translated by Ulla Selkälä
Finnish Ilta ilman kauhuleffaa
2016Translated by Klaus Schmitz
German Die Nacht, als sie die Horror Show verpassten
2021Translated by Сергей Карпов (Sergey Karpov)
Russian [as by ]

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Silver Scream 1988-07-00 ed. David J. Schow Dark Harvest 0-913165-28-X   369
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Kevin Davies  
Silver Scream 1988-07-00 ed. David J. Schow Dark Harvest 0-913165-27-1
$19.95?$: US dollar
369
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Kevin Davies  
Silver Scream 1988-11-00 ed. David J. Schow Tor 0-812-52555-8
$3.95?$: US dollar
500
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
The Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection 1989-06-00 ed. Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling St. Martin's Press 0-312-03007-X
$13.95?$: US dollar
lvii+
579
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Thomas Canty Checkmark
Horror Story 2 1989-06-00 ed. uncredited Garden Editoriale (Horror Story #2)  
Lit 7,000?Lit: Italian lira
286
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Jüce  
The Year's Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection 1989-06-00 ed. Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling St. Martin's Press 0-312-03006-1
$24.95?$: US dollar
lvii+
579
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Thomas Canty Checkmark
By Bizarre Hands 1989-12-00 Joe R. Lansdale Mark V. Ziesing 0-929480-12-0
$25.00?$: US dollar
xi+
246
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter Checkmark
By Bizarre Hands 1989-12-00 Joe R. Lansdale Mark V. Ziesing 0-929480-13-9
$65.00?$: US dollar
xi+
246
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter  
Demons and Dreams: The Best Fantasy and Horror 2 1990-02-00 ed. Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling Legend 0-09-972360-3
£7.99?£: UK pound
vii+
579
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Tom Canty  
Demons and Dreams: The Best Fantasy and Horror 2 1990-02-00 ed. Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling Legend 0-7126-3639-0
£13.95?£: UK pound
579
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Tom Canty  
Splatterpunks: Extreme Horror 1990-12-00 ed. Paul M. Sammon St. Martin's Press 0-312-04581-6
$14.95?$: US dollar
xvi+
346
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Splatterpunks: Extreme Horror 1990-12-00 ed. Paul M. Sammon St. Martin's Press 0-312-05201-4
$24.95?$: US dollar
346
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth  
By Bizarre Hands 1991-09-00 Joe R. Lansdale Avon Books (Avon Horror) 0-380-71205-9
$3.99?$: US dollar
242
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll J. K. Potter Checkmark
Splatterpunks: Extreme Horror 1991-11-00 ed. Paul M. Sammon Xanadu 1-85480-100-7
£9.99?£: UK pound
xvi+
346
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Kuoleman kirjat 1 1992-00-00 ed. Markku Sadelehto Werner Söderström Osakeyhtiö (FAN) 951-0-18377-6   264
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Hannu Lipponen Checkmark
Splatterpunk: "Horror extrem" 1992-00-00 ed. Paul M. Sammon Heyne (Heyne Allgemeine Reihe #8542) 3-453-05626-4
DM 9.80?DM: German (Deutsche) mark
330
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth  
By Bizarre Hands 1992-02-00 Joe R. Lansdale New English Library 0-450-55417-1
£4.99?£: UK pound
242
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Electric Gumbo: A Lansdale Reader 1994-00-00 Joe R. Lansdale Quality Paperback Book Club     406
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Jennifer Kralyevich  
New Masterpieces of Horror 1996-00-00 ed. John Gregory Betancourt Barnes & Noble Books 1-56619-790-2
$7.98?$: US dollar
xiv+
514
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Ziga Design Checkmark
Atomic Chili: The Illustrated Joe R. Lansdale 1996-10-00 Joe R. Lansdale Mojo Press 1-885418-06-X
$24.95?$: US dollar
303
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Dave Dorman  
High Cotton: Selected Stories of Joe R. Lansdale 2000-09-00 Joe R. Lansdale Golden Gryphon Press (Golden Gryphon #8) 0-9655901-2-7
$23.95?$: US dollar
xii+
267
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll J. K. Potter Checkmark
High Cotton: Selected Stories of Joe R. Lansdale 2003-07-00 Joe R. Lansdale Golden Gryphon Press (Golden Gryphon #8) 1-930846-17-7
$15.95?$: US dollar
267
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll J. K. Potter  
A Little Green Book of Monster Stories 2003-10-00 Joe R. Lansdale Borderlands Press (Little Book Series) 1-880325-41-1
$15.00?$: US dollar
112
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Tom Monteleone Checkmark
Horrorscape: New Masterpieces of Horror, Vol. 1 2005-03-00 ed. John Gregory Betancourt ibooks 0-7434-9821-6
$6.99?$: US dollar
x+
196
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
Travellers in Darkness: The Souvenir Book of World Horror Convention 2007 2007-03-01 ed. Stephen Jones World Horror Convention 2007 978-0-9782902-0-7   276
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth John Picacio  
The Night They Missed the Horror Show 2008-01-11 Joe R. Lansdale Borderlands Press  
$1.99?$: US dollar
 
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
chap Checkmark
Sanctified and Chicken-Fried: The Portable Lansdale 2009-03-01 Joe R. Lansdale University of Texas Press (Southwestern Writers Collection) 978-0-292-71941-5
$29.95?$: US dollar
xi+
250
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
By Bizarre Hands Rides Again 2010-00-00 Joe R. Lansdale Morning Star     360
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Alex McVey Checkmark
The Best of Joe R. Lansdale 2010-01-01 Joe R. Lansdale Tachyon Publications 978-1-892391-94-0
$15.95?$: US dollar
384
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll John Picacio  
The Best of Joe R. Lansdale 2010-02-15 Joe R. Lansdale Tachyon Publications 978-1-61696-006-3
$11.95?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
Never Again 2010-09-01 ed. Allyson Bird, Joel Lane Gray Friar Press 978-1-906331-18-4
£10.00?£: UK pound
314
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Daniele Serra  
World Horror Convention 2011, Austin, Texas, Souvenir Book 2011-00-00 ed. Boyd E. Harris, Nate Southard, Lee Thomas Cutting Block Press     252
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Vincent Chong  
Necro Files: Two Decades of Extreme Horror 2011-10-01 ed. Cheryl Mullenax Comet Press 978-1-936964-52-9
$14.95?$: US dollar
270
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
The Century's Best Horror Fiction 1951-2000 2012-01-00 ed. John Pelan Cemetery Dance Publications 978-1-58767-172-2
$75.00?$: US dollar
866
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Alan M. Clark Checkmark
The Horror Hall of Fame: The Stoker Winners 2012-02-00 ed. Joe R. Lansdale Cemetery Dance Publications 978-1-58767-026-8
$35.00?$: US dollar
336
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Alan M. Clark Checkmark
High Cotton: Selected Stories of Joe R. Lansdale 2014-08-15 Joe R. Lansdale Gere Donovan Press 978-1-62858-065-5
$6.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
The Humanity of Monsters 2015-09-25 ed. Michael Matheson ChiZine Publications 978-1-77148-359-9
$16.99?$: US dollar
295
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Erik Mohr  
Gekreuzigte Träume 2016-05-27 Joe R. Lansdale Festa (Festa Sammlerausgaben)  
€39.99?€: Euro
543
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Arndt Drechsler Checkmark
By Bizarre Hands 2016-06-22 Joe R. Lansdale Dover Publications (Dover Horror Classics) 978-0-486-81335-6
$9.95?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
By Bizarre Hands 2016-07-20 Joe R. Lansdale Dover Publications (Dover Horror Classics) 978-0-486-80561-0
$9.95?$: US dollar
x+
246
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
A Little Green Book of Monster Stories 2020-10-17 Joe R. Lansdale Macabre Ink  
$3.99?$: US dollar
 
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Tom Monteleone Checkmark
2021-11-00
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978-5-17-119802-2   640
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
omni ,  
Gothic Wounds 2022-02-00 Joe R. Lansdale SST Publications 978-1-78858-045-8
£39.95?£: UK pound
632
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Vincent Chong Checkmark
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