Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Strickland, Brad

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Working name of US writer William Bradley Strickland (1947-    ). His Jeremy Moon sequence – Moon Dreams (1988), Nul's Quest (1989) and Wizard's Mole (1991) – conveys its copywriter hero into a wittily constructed Dream world, where he takes his stand. The juvenile Dragon's Plunder (1992) involves cut-throat Pirates and a boy who can whistle up the wind. In addition to a number of sf novels, BS has completed several YA fantasy adventures begun by the late John Bellairs, including The Ghost in the Mirror (1993), The Vengeance of the Witch-Finder (1993) and The Drum, the Doll, and the Zombie (1994). [JC/DP]

other works: ShadowShow (1988) and Children of the Knife (1990), both horror.

William Bradley Strickland


This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.