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About the author:
RON EBNER was born in rural Glendon, Pennsylvania in 1948. THE WINDS OF HELL a horror novel, was his first publication. He has also published NOVA, a science fiction novel; PLAGUE WORLD, a horror novel; THE MARTIAN ODYSSEY, a science fiction novel, THE HOUSE AT THE GATEWAY TO HELL, a horror novel, and two short story collections-OTHERWORLDLY TALES and OTHERWORLDLY TALES 2: FROM THE GRIM REAPER. He also wrote the non-fiction work, HOLLYWOOD CELEBRITIES: WHERE ARE THEY NOW? And HOLLYWOOD CELEBRITIES 2: MORE OF MY FAVORITE STARS. He also published the non-fiction work, SOCIOPATHS 2: AMERICA'S PSYCHO KILLERS, Updated and Expanded, ANCIENT SECRETS: MYTHS OR MYSTERIES. For many years he was an independent writer for LOST TREASURE, a metal-detecting magazine. Mr. Ebner lives with his wife, Carol, and their obstreperous cat, Sassy, in northwestern Arizona.
The House at the Gateway to Hell
Across the vast reaches of Time and Space...
Once there existed a great house that had the power to cross the infinite chasm of Space/Time and was destined to witness the end of the world . . . and waiting with a yawning portal for any who dared to enter!
That is The House at the Gateway to Hell by Ron Ebner, his redux of The House on the Borderland by English writer William Hope Hodgson, one of the classics of fantasy and horror.
H. P. Lovecraft wrote of Borderland: "The wanderings of the narrator's spirit through limitless light years of cosmic space and kalpas of eternity, and his witnessing of the solar system's final destruction constitute something almost unique in standard literature."
Ron Ebner, author of The Winds of Hell and Plague World, has rewritten, modernized, and updated this classic tale of fantasy and horror. Sit back and join an ordinary man as he drifts through unknown dimensions, across the outer reaches of space, and returns only to find himself confronted by mysterious and deadly Creatures from Hell.
ADDENDUM TO THE DIARY: "The previous words of this diary were written by my grandfather; I am Charles Eberhart Goodyear III. Mr. Ebner has written me in London and asked that I attest to its authenticity. It is as true as I can so state, not having lived with my grandfather in Ireland nor was I there when the foregoing events transpired. But after I was contacted and remembering vague tales told me by my late father, I made a journey to Ireland to extol the local inhabitants of what they knew. They assured me that the strange house fell into the pit long ago as described by my antecedent. Whether or not the preceding events took place as related by him in his journal, I cannot attest to that but, instead-indeed-leave that to the discretion of the reader. Charles Eberhart Goodyear III, 7th of April 2017"
- Publication Date:
- 1537110063 / 9781537110066
- Page Count:
- Binding Type:
- US Trade Paper
- Trim Size:
- 6" x 9"
- Black and White
- Related Categories:
- Fiction / Horror / General