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Something Wicked This Way Comes

Something Wicked This Way Comes

  

by Ray Bradbury

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Ray Bradbury was inspired to become a writer after a childhood encounter with a travelling carnival magician named Mr. Electrico. You can read all about it here.

Horror writer Stephen King credits Bradbury as having largely influenced his writing. (Source: The Dead Zone by Stephen King)

South Park spoofed Bradbury's novel in an episode called "Something Wall-Mart This Way Comes."

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