The Scarlet Gospels

Hellraiser: The Toll
The Scarlet Gospels is a dark fantasy horror novel by author Clive Barker which acts as a continuation to both his previous novella The Hellbound Heart and his canon of Harry D'Amour stories.wikipedia
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Pinhead (Hellraiser)

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The book concerns D'Amour's trip into Hell to rescue his friend from The Hell Priest, a character from Barker's previous works.
Nearly thirty years after The Hellbound Heart was published, the character was given the designations the Hell Priest and the Cold Man in the sequels that followed, The Scarlet Gospels and Hellraiser: The Toll.

Clive Barker

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The Scarlet Gospels is a dark fantasy horror novel by author Clive Barker which acts as a continuation to both his previous novella The Hellbound Heart and his canon of Harry D'Amour stories. Hellraiser: The Toll is a 2018 horror novella written by Mark Alan Miller and published by Subterranean Press, from a story by Clive Barker.

Harry D'Amour

The Scarlet Gospels is a dark fantasy horror novel by author Clive Barker which acts as a continuation to both his previous novella The Hellbound Heart and his canon of Harry D'Amour stories. In New Orleans, paranormal detective Harry D'Amour travels to the home of a recently deceased magician who hired him via medium Norma Paine in order to destroy evidence of his occult activities before his family can discover them.
He returns as a major character in the novel Everville, and appears alongside Pinhead in Barker's book The Scarlet Gospels.

Hellraiser

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At one point, Heaven's Reply was integrated into a screenplay for a Hellraiser reboot, which would have featured the creator of the Lament Configuration–the Frenchman Lemarchand–and would have opened in the fictional location of Devil's Island.
*Cenobites are extra-dimensional beings who appear in the novella The Hellbound Heart, the sequels The Scarlet Gospels and Hellraiser: The Toll, and the ten Hellraiser films.

Hellraiser: Judgment

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According to Barker, "That was the last anyone heard until news of a sequel surfaced."
According to Tunnicliffe, he took influence from The Scarlet Gospels, stating "I am in no way religious, but if you are writing a story that acknowledges the existence of Hell, then you have to acknowledge the existence of Heaven. I'm a big fan of things like Constantine and Prophecy, so it was fun bringing those characters into it."

Kirsty (Hellraiser)

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It focuses on the returning Kirsty Singer, as she once again comes face-to-face with the Hell Priest.
The 2018 sequel to The Hellbound Heart, Hellraiser: The Toll, identifies the character as Kirsty Singer.

The Hellbound Heart

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The Scarlet Gospels is a dark fantasy horror novel by author Clive Barker which acts as a continuation to both his previous novella The Hellbound Heart and his canon of Harry D'Amour stories. At one point, Heaven's Reply was integrated into a screenplay for a Hellraiser reboot, which would have featured the creator of the Lament Configuration–the Frenchman Lemarchand–and would have opened in the fictional location of Devil's Island.

Dark fantasy

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The Scarlet Gospels is a dark fantasy horror novel by author Clive Barker which acts as a continuation to both his previous novella The Hellbound Heart and his canon of Harry D'Amour stories.

Hell

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The book concerns D'Amour's trip into Hell to rescue his friend from The Hell Priest, a character from Barker's previous works.

Grimoire

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Ragowski informs them that the Priest is determined to obtain every source of magic known to man, and that their only hope of avoiding his fate is to give the Priest the location of all of their grimoires and talismans.

Talisman

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Ragowski informs them that the Priest is determined to obtain every source of magic known to man, and that their only hope of avoiding his fate is to give the Priest the location of all of their grimoires and talismans.

New Orleans

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In New Orleans, paranormal detective Harry D'Amour travels to the home of a recently deceased magician who hired him via medium Norma Paine in order to destroy evidence of his occult activities before his family can discover them.

Mediumship

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In New Orleans, paranormal detective Harry D'Amour travels to the home of a recently deceased magician who hired him via medium Norma Paine in order to destroy evidence of his occult activities before his family can discover them.

Precognition

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Harry is rescued by Dale, an elderly Southern man who experiences moments of precognition.

New York City

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Dale sends Harry back to New York City to attend to Norma, who tells Harry that a monumental event is about to occur in the spirit world.

Lucifer

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Harry and his group - dubbed the Harrowers - discover that Lucifer has disappeared and that Hell has developed into a thriving civilization in his absence.

Cathedral

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The Priest and Norma have already secured passage to the island, where the Priest hopes to find a rumored cathedral - Lucifer's throne room - where he can experience a spiritual revelation by holding audience with the Devil.

God

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The Harrowers and the Priest discover that the cathedral is in fact Lucifer's tomb, erected after he had committed suicide due to being forced to live away from the presence of God.

Wormhole

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The Harrowers escape Hell after discovering a wormhole that leads them to a desert road in Arizona.

Arizona

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The Harrowers escape Hell after discovering a wormhole that leads them to a desert road in Arizona.

Heaven

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Angels from Heaven come to observe the ruins of Hell.

Alcoholism

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In New York, Harry — permanently blind and sinking into alcoholism — is contacted by Norma's ghost, who tells him that she's gone on to Paradise and that she wants him to take her place as a medium who comforts the recently deceased.

Novella

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Hellraiser: The Toll is a 2018 horror novella written by Mark Alan Miller and published by Subterranean Press, from a story by Clive Barker.

Dimension Films

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The script was turned in to Dimension Films, but did not move forward.

Limited-edition book

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The novella received a limited release in February 2018, in two separate editions–a limited edition, with a quantity of 724 clothbound copies made available, and a lettered edition, with an availability of 26 leatherbound copies.