|Arthur Herzog III|
|Born||April 6, 1927
|Died||May 25, 2010
|Genres||Science fiction, true crime|
Arthur Herzog III (April 6, 1927 – May 26, 2010) was an American novelist, non-fiction writer, and journalist, well known for his works of science fiction and true crime books. He was the son of songwriter Arthur Herzog, Jr. He was married to Leslie Mandel-Herzog III.
Herzog was also the author of non-fiction books: The Church Trap is a critique of Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish church organization and institutions particularly in the U.S; 17 Days: The Katie Beers Story, is about the kidnapping and child sexual abuse of Katie Beers.
- The Church Trap [non-fiction]. New York, Macmillan, 1968/2003. (ISBN 0-595-27611-3; ISBN 978-0-595-27611-0)
- The Swarm. 1974.
- Earthsound. Penguin, 1976. (ISBN 9780595270736; ISBN 0-595-27073-5)
- Orca. Pocket Publishers, 1977. (ISBN 0-671-81138-X)
- Heat. Signet, 1977. (ISBN 0-595-27149-9)
- IQ 83. Simon & Schuster, 1978. (ISBN 0-671-22906-0)
- Make Us Happy. Crowell, 1978. (ISBN 0-690-01460-0)
- Glad to be Here. Crowell, 1979. (ISBN 0-690-01818-5)
- Aries Rising: A Novel. Richard Marek Publishers, 1980. (ISBN 0-399-90088-8)
- The Craving. Dell Publishing, 1982. (ISBN 0-440-11014-9)
- Vesco. Doubleday, 1987. (ISBN 0-385-24176-3)
- The Woodchipper Murder. Henry Holt & Company, 1989. (ISBN 0-8050-0753-9)
- 17 Days: The Katie Beers Story, 2003 (ISBN 0-595-27146-4)
- The B.S. Factor. iUniverse, 2003 (ISBN 0-595-27610-5)
L*S*I*T*T also called Takeover (First Published 1983 then 2003) > A Murder In Our Town (Non Fiction) IUniverse Publisher (2004) > Icetopia (Fiction) IUniverse Publisher (2004) > Beyond Sci-Fi (Short stories) IUniverse Publisher (2007) > The Third State (Fiction) I Universe Publisher (2005) > The War Peace Establishment (Non Fiction) (First Published 1969 then 2003) > McCarthy For President (Non Fiction) (First Published 1965 then 2003) > How to Write Almost Anything Faster and Better (2006) > Body Parts (Short Stories) IUniverse Publisher. (2005) > Polar Swap (Fiction) IUniverse Publisher (2008) > Imortalon (Fiction) IUniverse Publisher (2004) > The Town That Moved to Mexico (Fiction) IUniverse Publisher (2004) > The Village Buyers (Fiction) IUniverse Publisher (2003)
- The Swarm, 1978. Starring: Michael Caine, Richard Chamberlain, Olivia de Havilland, Katharine Ross, Richard Widmark. Director: Irwin Allen.
"Orca", 1977. Starring Richard Harris and Charlotte Rampling. Director: Dino De Laurentiis.
- Arthur Herzog autobiographical page
- The New York Times: Filmography - Arthur Herzog
- Arthur Herzog's obituary
- Arthur Herzog at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database
- Arthur Herzog at the Encyclopedia of Science Fiction, 3rd edition (draft)
- New York Times obituary: "Arthur Herzog III, Author of ‘The Swarm,’ Dies at 83"