Books Edited by Stephen Haffner

3-Story Detective Exclusive Chapbook

Place your $140.00 (USD) order for all three books: • THE WATCHER AT THE DOOR by Henry Kuttner • THE COMPLETE IVY FROST by Donald Wandrei • THE MICHAEL GRAY MYSTERIES by Henry Kuttner and Catherine L. Moore and receive an exclusive bonus chapbook 3-STORY DETECTIVE featuring rare texts and associated ephemera from contributors to the above [...]


Dark Worlds: Tales of Heroic Fantasy

Were it not for the untimely death of Robert E. Howard (author of blood-and-thunder sagas featuring “Conan the Barbarian,” “Kull of Atlantis,” etc. in the pulp magazine Weird Tales) and the early 20th Century popularity of fantasist A. Merritt (author of The Moon Pool, The Ship of Ishtar, etc.), many of these tales of heroic fantasy [...]


Death in the Dark: Fredric Brown Mystery Library, Volume Two

Brown is firmly entrenched in the detective & mystery pulps of the late 30s through the end of 1942.


Designs for Dreaming: The Early Kuttner, Volume Three

All preorders of DESIGNS FOR DREAMING will ship with an exclusive chapbook reprinting the long-lost 1938 terror-tale, MASTER OF THE DAMNED! Before his marriage to (and subsequent collaborations with) Catherine L. Moore, Henry Kuttner was a frequent contributor to the pulp magazines that specialized in the weird, supernatural, horror, and science fiction genre. Beginning in [...]


Halo for Hire: The Paul Pine Mysteries

4 novels & 2 short stories of Chicago private eye Paul Pine. These are among the best of the school or Raymond Chandler.


In Memory of Wonder’s Child

All proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to the Jack and Blanche Williamson Scholarship Fund UPDATE! John Clute, Joe Haldeman, and Michael Swanwick have autographed the remaining inventory of IN MEMORY OF WONDER’S CHILD. All copies on hand are now signed by Mike Resnick, Walter Jon Williams, Betty Williamson, Connie Willis, [...]


Market for Murder: Fredric Brown Mystery Library, Volume Three

“. . . enough good people put Brown on their must-read lists and then become evangelists to keep his name alive on the same high shelf as Hammett, Thompson, Ross Macdonald and other crime icons. Somewhere up in literary heaven, I hope he’s looking down, sipping a beer, playing his flute and smiling.”—Dick Adler, Chicago [...]


Murder Draws a Crowd: Fredric Brown Mystery Library, Volume One

Humorous works culled from vintage trade journals like Excavating Engineer and tapping the beginning of Brown’s detective fiction.


Reign of the Robots – Dinged copy

A small quantity of wholesale returns that are slightly “dinged” but definitely cannot be sold as NEW. Act fast if you want a copy! Following 2011′s THE UNIVERSE WRECKERS, THE COLLECTED EDMOND HAMILTON, VOLUME THREE, Haffner Press keeps pouring gasoline on the fire as we announce the next volume(s) of collected stories from one of the godfathers [...]


Seventy-Five: The Diamond Anniversary of a Science Fiction Pioneer—Jack Williamson

A literary and visual feast, this 8.5″ x 11″ 603 page hardcover celebrates the first seventy-five years of Jack Williamson’s career in Science Fiction. From “The Metal Man” in 1928 to his recent Hugo and Nebula Award-winning novella “The Ultimate Earth,” inside are some of the best of Williamson’s stories, including excerpts of such classic [...]


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