Bad Movie Logo
"A website to the detriment of good film"
Custom Search
HOMEB-MOVIE REVIEWSREADER REVIEWSFORUMINTERVIEWSUPDATESABOUT
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
September 01, 2014, 01:53:58 PM
532397 Posts in 40267 Topics by 5039 Members
Latest Member: SEuler
Badmovies.org Forum  |  Other Topics  |  Entertainment  |  Book memories . . . « previous next »
Pages: [1]
Author Topic: Book memories . . .  (Read 300 times)
The Burgomaster
Aggravating People Worldwide Since 1964
Frightening Fanatic of Horrible Cinema
****

Karma: 588
Posts: 7838



« on: May 10, 2011, 01:20:24 PM »

When I was probably 10 or 11 years old I was in a store with my best friend.  We both loved science fiction and they had a bin full of paperback science fiction books.  They were selling them really cheap . . . probably something like 3 for $1.00 (I seem to remember buying 3 of them).  Anyway, the one that stands out in my mind was called DEATH ON A WARM WIND.  I read it at least 3 times.  Of course, it was pulp sci-fi schlock and I suspect if I read it now I would think it was terrible.  But back then I thought it was great.  Here's the cover:



Anyone else have great reading memories from days gone by?

Logged

"Do not walk behind me, for I may not lead. Do not walk ahead of me, for I may not follow. Do not walk beside me either. Just pretty much leave me the hell alone."
claws
Frightening Fanatic of Horrible Cinema
****

Karma: 0
Posts: 3850


« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2011, 01:47:10 PM »

My mother loved anything horror, especially books. One boring rainy day while on vacation in Spain I started reading one of her books called Cold Moon Over Babylon while recovering from a sunburn. I was about 11 at that time, and the book gave me the creeps



Another one I read shortly after was Joggers Moon, about a serial killer chopping off legs and feet of female joggers  Buggedout

I always thought both books would make for great movies.
Logged
Pages: [1]
Badmovies.org Forum  |  Other Topics  |  Entertainment  |  Book memories . . . « previous next »
    Jump to:  


    RSS Feed Subscribe Subscribe by RSS
    Email Subscribe Subscribe by Email


    Popular Articles
    How To Find A Bad Movie

    The Champions of Justice

    Plan 9 from Outer Space

    Manos, The Hands of Fate

    Podcast: Todd the Convenience Store Clerk

    Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

    Dragonball: The Magic Begins

    Cool As Ice

    The Educational Archives: Driver's Ed

    Godzilla vs. Monster Zero

    Do you have a zombie plan?

    FROM THE BADMOVIES.ORG ARCHIVES
    ImageThe Giant Claw - Slime drop

    Earth is visited by a GIANT ANTIMATTER SPACE BUZZARD! Gawk at the amazingly bad bird puppet, or chuckle over the silly dialog. This is one of the greatest b-movies ever made.

    Lesson Learned:
    • Osmosis: os·mo·sis (oz-mo'sis, os-) n., 1. When a bird eats something.

    Subscribe to Badmovies.org and get updates by email:

    HOME B-Movie Reviews Reader Reviews Forum Interviews TV Shows Advertising Information Sideshows Links Contact

    Badmovies.org is owned and operated by Andrew Borntreger. All original content is © 1998 - 2014 by its respective author(s). Image, video, and audio files are used in accordance with the Fair Use Law, and are property of the film copyright holders. You may freely link to any page (.html or .php) on this website, but reproduction in any other form must be authorized by the copyright holder.