Adult Fiction CAMPBEL
Summary: A former professor offers film critic Simon the chance of a lifetime-to write a book on one of the greatest long-lost comedians of the silent-film era, Tubby Thackeray. Simon is determined to find out the truth behind the jolly fat man's disappearance from film-and from the world. Tubby's work carries the unmistakable stamp of the macabre.nbsp; People literally laughed themselves to death during his performances.nbsp; Soon, wherever Simon goes, laughter-and a clown's wide, threatening grin-follow.nbsp; Is Simon losing his mind?nbsp; Or is Tubby Thackeray waiting for him to open the door back to the world? Ramsey Campbell has won a dozen British Fantasy and World Fantasy Awards and three Bram Stoker Awards. A new Campbell novel is an opportunity to delight in the craftsmanship of an extraordinary writer.
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Writing a book on obsure silent film star comedian Tubby Thackeray; determined to find out the truth behind Tubby's disappearance.