James Herbert

About James

James Herbert was not just Britain’s number one bestselling writer of chiller fiction, a position he held ever since publication of his first novel, but was also one of our greatest popular novelists. Widely imitated and hugely influential, his twenty-three novels have sold more than fifty-four million copies worldwide, and have been translated into over thirty languages, including Russian and Chinese. In 2010, he was made the Grand Master of Horror by the World Horror Convention and was also awarded an OBE by the Queen for services to literature. His final novel was Ash. James Herbert died in March 2013.

James Herbert

Books by James Herbert

The Ghosts of Sleath
The Ghosts of Sleath
The Rats
The Rats
Ash
Ash
Nobody True
Nobody True
The Dark
The Dark
Creed
Creed
The Spear
The Spear
The Survivor
The Survivor
Shrine
Shrine
Moon
Moon
Others
Others
Domain
Domain
Lair
Lair
Fluke
Fluke
Sepulchre
Sepulchre
The Jonah
The Jonah
The Fog
The Fog
The Magic Cottage
The Magic Cottage
Haunted
Haunted
Once
Once
Portent
Portent
The Secret of Crickley Hall
The Secret of Crickley Hall
Fog
Fog

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Talking Terror: The James Herbert Interview

Talking Terror: The James Herbert Interview

To take you back to the beginning with your first book, The Rats – it’s one of the rare horror novels that seem to have transcended the genre and is a book that everyone knows about, no matter the walk of life they come from.

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James Herbert OBE

James Herbert OBE

It is with great regret that Pan Macmillan announces the death of bestselling novelist, James Herbert OBE. James, aged 69, died peacefully in his bed this morning at his home in Sussex.

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