The us government sent in experts amid a determined effort to cover up the incident. Whitley strieber 1945 is an author best known for his book communion 1987 in which he alleged experiences with otherworldly entities. His website, unknown country, is the largest of its kind in the world, exploring the edge of science and reality. Founded in 1997, has become a leading book price comparison site. These and other of striebers books have formed the basis for many popular movies, including. If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Order of whitley strieber books whitley strieber is an american author of horror, science fiction, fantasy and thriller novels and nonfiction books largely on the paranormal topics. Majestic is a highclass and totally impressive piece of literature performed expertly. The wolfen by whitley strieber nook book ebook barnes. Two of todays maverick authors on anomalous experience present a perceptionaltering and intellectually thrilling analysis of why the paranormal is real, but radically different from what is conventionally understood. Think carefully about character, because character is everything. It is a mostly fictionfactual account of the rosewell crash in 1947. Whitley strieber primary author only author division.
If youve never so much as thought about the subject before, this book will make you think deeply, not only about the mystery of who the grays are, but who exactly we are. Today the books read fairly poorly as the technique of horror fiction written from first person has advanced dramatically, and strieber s own fiction was never outstanding. In the mideighties his novels of nuclear destruction, warday and wolf of shadows, became a new. While his conclusions are not in the least bit traditionalin fact, that is his pointhe does get things right that many traditionalists get wrong but also gets somethings wrong that many traditionalists get right.
The super naturalconsiders that the natural world is actually a super natural worldand all we have to do to see this is to change the lenses through which we are looking at it and the languages through which we are presently limiting it. My movies are the wolfen, the hunger, the day after tomorrow based on superstorm and communion. To set this templates initial visibility, the state. On july 2, 1947 something crashed in the desert outside of roswell, new mexico. Also author of the screenplays majestic, billy, and the forbidden zone. On july 2, 1947 something crashed in the desert outside of roswell, new. As to his credibility, the books contradict one another, and strieber is obviously a fantasy prone individual with limited ability to differentiate between objective reality and the intensely imagined. I wont say give away ending of the story, except to say that it is a powerful climax of action. The grays is a mindbending journey behind the curtain of secrecy that surrounds the subject of aliens, written by the fields great master, whitley strieber.
Heather lynn returns to dreamland after her epic show last year about her book evil archaeology. Whitley strieber is the author of over twenty novels and works of nonfiction among them the wolfen, the hunger, communion, and the coming global superstorm with art bell, which was the inspiration for the film the day after tomorrow. Apr 01, 2007 the grays is a mindbending journey behind the curtain of secrecy that surrounds the subject of aliens, written by the fields great master, whitley strieber. To me, this book was one of the scariest books i have ever read. Whitley strieberstatecollapsed to show the template collapsed, i. Majestic isbn 9780765362872 pdf epub whitley strieber. He has maintained a dual career of author of fiction and advocate of paranormal concepts through his bestselling nonfiction books, his unknown country web site, and his internet podcast, dreamland. And then the ranchers heard a noise they thought could only have come from the devil himself.
Also centred on ufology is his sf novel majestic 1989. Jump to navigation jump to search initial visibility. Dec 01, 1989 well i finally got to read the book majestic by whitley srtriber. Story flows from character, not themore read the best books in your area of interest.
I was glued to the book until well after 1am, the night i finished it. Some eerie and even powerful scenes, but mostly big pretense and tepid suspense, and scarcely a novel. Jan 02, 2008 whitley strieber is the bestselling author of the horror novels the wolfen and the hunger, and this memoir, communionall of which were made into feature films. Editor whitley striebers aliens, pocket books new york, ny, 1999. He is best known for his groundbreaking memoir communion, which popularized the alienabduction thesis, as well as his many bestselling novels, such as the wolfen and the hunger. Im the author of many books, including wolfen, the hunger, superstorm with art bell, warday with james kunetka, communion, the key, solving the communion enigma, the grays, the alien hunter series and afterlife revolution with anne strieber. Millions of people are confronting aliens that authorities say do not exist. His science fiction thriller, the grays, is currently in development to be made into a film. Strieber, too, has visions of the renewal of humanity, its elevation to a higher level of consciousness, mediated by the aliens who have been appearing to him regularly since 1985. Still, on the strength of the strieber name alone, this shrill, pseudohistorical retread of the authors two earlier ufo books may well coast onto the bestseller lists.
Whitley strieber is the bestselling author of the horror novels the wolfen and the hunger, and this memoir, communionall of which were made into feature films. Strieber was a successful new york timesbestselling author at the time communion was published, leading to accusations that strieber was engaged in a literary hoax. These and other of striebers books have formed the basis for many popular movies. Whitley strieber began his writing career with a pair of moderngothic horror novels, the wolfen 1981 and the hunger 1983, for. Strieber s books have helped focus attention on the apparently not uncommon phenomenon of reports of alien visitation, but his arrogant, proselytizing tone detracts from the effectiveness of his reports here. It is a truth so terrifying that whitley strieber had to call it fiction. That doesnt mean that the stories arent true, but the presentation is definitely informed by strieber s professional skills. Communion, the wolfen, the hunger and superstorm have all been made into movies, superstorm as the day after tomorrow. Well i finally got to read the book majestic by whitley srtriber. The gifted boy connor is one of the most irritating characters ever written, and his sappy, sentimental parents are simply begging for a slap on the face. The wolfen have lived and fed on humanity for thousands of years.
Majestic by whitley strieber book cover, description, publication history. Out of whitley strieber s amazing work in such books as communion he understands his subject extremely well. The war for souls are both being made into films, and his web site, is the largest of its kind in the world. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. In 1947 an unusual aircraft crashed in new mexico, near an army air base, scattering strange debris and 3 alien corpses. The super natural whitley strieber hardcover books. Whitley strieber is the author of the communion series of books and many novels ranging from the wolfen and the hunger to the grays and his exciting new alien hunter series. Whether or not this is true, i definatly have to read this book. They are hideously ugly and utterly savage but relentless and smart. Ultimately, the grays, themselves, turn out to be good guys and we root for them in the end. Whitley strieber read the best books in your area of interest. Strieber s third, rambunctious novel in the vampire series he began with the hunger in 1980 and continued in last years last vampire introduces a new female bloodsucker to replace miriam blaylock. Two cops, a man and a woman, who are bound together in a strange love and hate relationship have experienced the full awful horror of the wolfen. He has maintained a dual career of author of fiction and advocate of paranormal concepts through his bestselling nonfiction books, his unknown country.
The grays is a gripping novel with clearly defined good guys and bad guys. Whitley strieber books list of books by author whitley. An explosion of light and sound made the sheep wail, the chickens squawk, and the children scream. Out of whitley striebers amazing work in such books as communion he understands his subject extremely well. Whitley strieber is one of todays most influential and bestselling authors of both science fiction and extraordinary fact. Striebers website is the largest of its kind in the world, exploring the edge of science and reality.
William cooper who incidentally was murdered by police in 2001 claims in his book behold a pale horse that the actual diarys of forrestal were given to cia agent whitley strieber to publish as fiction majestic. Whitley strieber wellknown ufo abductee and author whitley strieber is of course known throughout the world as a famous novelist but recently, with the advent of his own ufo abduction by the visitors, he has written a series of best selling books about his experiences. Purchase the super natural by whitley strieber on hardcover online and enjoy having your favourite new age books delivered to you in south africa. Read majestic by whitley strieber available from rakuten kobo.
For forty years, majestic agency director wilfred stone helped the cia. Majestic by whitley strieber and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Whitley strieber is currently considered a single author. Whitley strieber began his writing career with a pair of moderngothic horror novels, the wolfen 1981 and the hunger 1983, for which he earned renown as one of the best of the new wave of horror writers. Join facebook to connect with whitley strieber and others you may know. Whitley strieber communion transformation majestic pack. Be that as it may, it was really well written and easy to follow. This acclaimed book by whitley strieber is available at in several formats for your ereader. Whitley strieber is the bestselling author of more than 25 books, including the legendary communion. Other visitorthemed books of striebers include majestic 1989, a novel about the roswell ufo incident. Whitley strieber is the bestselling author of more than twentyfive books, including the legendary warday, natures end, and the coming global superstorm, the basis of the movie the day after tomorrow.
He writes the communion series, which is based on his own experiences as an abductee by visitors which he doesnt conclude are necessarily aliens from. I dont know, but i do know there is a mountain of disinfo on both the believer and skeptic sides of the issue. Majestic isbn 9780765362872 pdf epub whitley strieber ebook. Critical mass by whitley strieber and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Does that mean i think strieber was abducted by aliens. This time, she offers a whole new take on the anunnaki, exploring this mysterious legend from the perspective of a professional historian and, as she describes herself a renegade archaeologist. Whitley striebers 1989 novel majestic was published a couple of years after his worldwide bestseller communion detailing his personal history of abduction experiences, and its more obscure followup transformation. Whitley strieber books list of books by author whitley strieber. Strieber was born and raised in san antonio, texas. Majestic recreates what might have happened as humans came up against vastly more sophisticated aliens. Buy a cheap copy of majestic book by whitley strieber. His website, unknown country, is the largest of its kind in the world, exploring the edge of. Striebers third, rambunctious novel in the vampire series he began with the hunger in 1980 and continued in last years last vampire introduces a new female bloodsucker to replace miriam blaylock.
Online shopping from a great selection at books store. Twelveyearold billy neary is abducted from an iowa mall and driven toward l. For forty years, majestic agency director wilfred stone helped the cia pretend the landing never happened. In short the extraordinary exists if we know how to look at and think about it. May 29, 2007 strieber is an excellent writer majestic is a masterful novel but this book is a disaster. It scared me into horrible nightmares a couple of times.818 656 805 305 1289 1584 349 590 1516 232 77 577 511 1630 1590 1494 1362 906 1342 608 568 1451 811 404 1604 142 1443 1498 749 541 1036 23 731 607 1180 1200 466 1108 959 1201