Short Stories & Novellas

Trapped (DRK SS)

Stalkers (Advance Uncorrected Proof)

Release Date: 1989
Publisher: Dark Harvest
Page Count: 285 (copyright page unnumbered)
Appears on page(s): 230-270
States: "Advance Uncorrected Proof" on cover
Comb-bound photocopied pages in plain blue wraps

Stalkers (Limited Hardcover Edition)

Release Date: December 10, 1989
Copyright: Edited by Ed Gorman and Martin H. Greenberg
STALKERS Copyright ©1989 by Ed Gorman and Martin H.Greenberg
Illustrations Copyright ©1989 by Paul Sonju
Introduction ©1989 by Ed Gorman
“Trapped” Copyright ©1989 Nkui, Inc.
Publisher: Dark Harvest
Page Count: 310
Appears on page(s): 255-296
ISBN-10: 0-913165-47-6
States: "FIRST EDITION"

Trade Hardcover

Original List Price:$19.95 (listed on cover)

Limited Hardcover

750 signed and numbered copies with slipcase, signed by all contributors.
This edition is the same as trade hardcover but with the addition of two signature pages in the front.
Original List Price:$65.00 (listed on cover)

Stalkers (Trade Paperback)

Release Date: December 1990
Copyright: Edited by Ed Gorman and Martin H. Greenberg
© 1989 by Ed Gorman and Martin H.Greenberg
Introduction © 1989 by Ed Gorman
"Trapped," copyright © 1989 Nkui, Inc.
Publisher: ROC, an Imprint of New American Library, a division of Penguin Books USA Inc.
Page Count: 386
ISBN-10: 0-451-45048-5
Cover Price: $9.95
States: "First Printing, December, 1990” and “10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1”
Dean listed on front cover

Stalkers (Book Club Edition)

Release Date: December 1990
Copyright: Edited by Ed Gorman and Martin H. Greenberg
© 1989 by Ed Gorman and Martin H.Greenberg
Introduction © 1989 by Ed Gorman
"Trapped," copyright © 1989 Nkui, Inc.
Format: Reprint of the trade paperback
Publisher: ROC
Page Count: 386
Appears on page(s): 2-58
Book Club ID: #17886

Stalkers (Audiobook, two-cassette version)

Release Date: 1990
Publisher: Dove Audio
Read By: Bess Armstrong
Length: Unabridged: Two cassettes, approximately three hours
ISBN-10: 1-55800-866-7
Cover Price: $8.99
“Trapped” on one cassette, “Stalkers” by Ed Gorman on the other.

Stalkers (Mass Market Paperback)

Release Date: April 1992
Copyright: Edited by Ed Gorman and Martin H. Greenberg
© 1989 by Ed Gorman and Martin H.Greenberg
Introduction © 1989 by Ed Gorman
"Trapped," copyright © 1989 Nkui, Inc.
Publisher: ROC, an Imprint of New American Library, a division of Penguin Books USA Inc.
Page Count: 351
ISBN-10: 0-451-45148-1
Cover Price: $4.99
States: “First Mass Market Printing, April, 1992” and “10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1”

Stalkers (Audiobook, four-cassette version)

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Release Date: September 1993
Publisher: Dove Audio
Read By: Bess Armstrong
Length: Unabridged: Four cassettes, five hours, 25 minutes
ISBN-10: 1-55800-490-4
Cover Price: $24.95
Contains same stories as the two-cassette version along with stories by Robert R. McCammon, Edward D. Hoch, Joe R. Lansdale & Dan Lowry, Charles deLint, Richard Laymon, and Trish Jane Shutz.

Science Fiction (Audio Cassette)

Release Date: 1994
Publisher: Dove Audio
Read By: Bess Armstrong
Length: Six cassettes, length not stated
ISBN-10: 0-7871-0186-9
Cover Price: Not stated
Original List Price: Unknown
Contains the contents of the four-cassette Stalkers along with abridged versions of Crystal Singer by Ann McCaffrey and The Druid of Shannara by Terry Brooks.

Great Mysteries Great Writers (Audio cassette)

Release Date: June 1994
Publisher: Dove Audio
Read By: Bess Armstrong
Length: Unabridged: six hours on four cassettes
ISBN-10: 0-7871-0047-1
Cover Price: $24.95
Also includes: Lucky Day by Mary Higgins Clark read by Betsy Palmer, Pastime by Robert B. Parker read by David Dukes, Snagged by Carol Higgins Clark read by the author and Dealer’s Choice by Sara Paretsky read by Elliot Gould.

Audiobook (CD)

Release Date: March 2008
Copyright: Copyright © 1989 by Martin H. Greenberg & Ed Gorman, Inc.
Copyright © 2007 vy Phoenix Audio, Inc.
Produced by Phoenix Books
Publisher: Phoenix Audio
Appears on page(s): Disc 1, Tracks 1-25 & Disc 2, Tracks 1-19
Length: 5 CDs Unabridged Aproximately 5.5 Hours
ISBN-10: 1-59777-164-3
Cover Price: $19.95

Notes

Short Story Index, 1989-1993 (H.W. Wilson, Greenfieldt & Yaakov eds.) lists this story as by K.R. Dwyer. (This is incorrect.)

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Other editions:

Stalkers – Mass Market Paperback 4th printing
Horror Lesebuch II – German trade paperback
Stalkers – UK Trade Hardcover

Related material:

Dark Harvest Stalkers promotional flyer

Last updated on December 8th, 2018