Cliffourd the Big Red God

A Mini Mythos storybook

Cliffourd the Big Red God at a Glance

  • A Lovecraft-inspired parody of classic children's literature. Perfect for Lovecraft fans and new parents!
  • A silly, squamous story written by Cthulhu-mythos aficionado Kenneth Hite.
  • Features playful full-color art by Andy Hopp.

About Cliffourd the Big Red God

Little Wilbur Whateley has the biggest, reddest god in town in this humorous retelling of a familiar children's story. Cliffourd the Big Red God was inspired by H.P. Lovecraft's classic story, "The Dunwich Horror."

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This is the third volume of the Mini Mythos series: books that blend familiar children's classics with stories of the Cthulhu Mythos. Written by Kenneth Hite and illustrated by Andy Hopp, this picture book is sure to be a hit with a new generation of Lovecraft fans.

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"I'm Wilbur Whateley and I have a god.
My god is a big red god.
Other folks I know have gods, too. Some are big gods. And some are red gods. 
But I have the biggest, reddest god in Dunwich."


  • 2012 Origins Award Nominee – Best Game-Related Publication.

Vital Stats

Author: Kenneth Hite
Illustrator: Andy Hopp
MSRP: $19.95
Atlas Stock #: AG2705
Barcode: 978-1-58978-125-2
Format: 32-page hardcover with gloss finish, full-color, 10 x 8 1/2 inches (landscape)
Release Date: July 2011