Robert E. Howard, a prolific American author, left an indelible mark on the world of pulp fiction and fantasy literature. Born in 1906 in rural Texas, Howard’s vivid imagination and storytelling prowess set him apart as a literary trailblazer.
He is perhaps best known as the creator of the iconic character Conan the Barbarian, whose adventures in the Hyborian Age have captivated readers for generations. Howard’s talent for crafting thrilling tales of heroism, swords, and sorcery gave birth to a subgenre that still thrives today.
Beyond Conan, Howard’s literary legacy includes a wide array of stories spanning from Westerns to horror. His ability to evoke a sense of adventure and danger, whether in the deserts of Cimmeria or the Wild West, is a testament to his narrative skill.
Tragically, Howard’s life was marked by personal struggles, and he passed away at a young age in 1936. However, his impact on popular culture endures through his writings and the countless authors and creators he influenced.
Through his timeless stories, Robert E. Howard continues to transport readers to worlds of wonder and excitement, inviting them to explore the boundaries of human imagination. Dive into his captivating narratives and experience the magic of Robert E. Howard’s storytelling.
The Scarlet Citadel – Conan the Barbarian
Robert E. Howard
ISBN eBook: 9788833460376
“The Scarlet Citadel” is one of the original stories starring hero Conan the Cimmerian. In this story, Conan is captured through treachery and locked in an eldritch dungeon…