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Kiernan, Caitlín R.

Overview
Works: 88 works in 172 publications in 6 languages and 6,900 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Short stories  Bildungsromans  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Occult fiction  Fantasy fiction, American 
Roles: Author, Author of afterword, colophon, etc.
Classifications: PS3561.I358, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Caitlín R Kiernan
 
Most widely held works by Caitlín R Kiernan
The drowning girl : a memoir by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Imp, a struggling schizophrenic, fights to determine whether or not the strange mythological creatures she meets are due to her condition or are from something else entirely in this new novel from the award-winning author of The Red Tree
The red tree by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sarah Crowe left Atlanta to live alone in an old house in rural Rhode Island. Within its walls she discovers an unfinished manuscript written by the house's former tenant, a parapsychologist obsessed with the ancient oak growing on the property. Tied to local legends of supernatural magic, accidents, and murders, the gnarled tree takes root in Sarah's imagination, prompting her to write her own account of its unsavory history. As the oak begins to possess her every waking thought, Sarah risks her health and her sanity to unearth a revelation
Threshold : a novel of deep time by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chance Matthews is still mourning her grandfather when a strange girl with alabaster skin comes to her with a wild story about angels, monsters, and needing Chance's help
Daughter of hounds by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
They are the Children of the Cuckoo. Stolen from their cribs and concealed in shadows to be raised by ghouls, they are now changelings in service to the creatures who rule the world Below and despise the world Above. Any human contact is strictly forbidden and punishment is swift and severe for those who disobey
Beowulf by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a motion picture adapted from the Anglo-Saxon epic, retells the heroic efforts of Beowulf, son of Edgetheow, to save the people of Heorot hall from the terrible monster, Grendel
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The science fiction and fantasy fields continue to evolve, setting new marks with each passing year. For the sixth year in a row, master anthologist Jonathan Strahan has collected stories to captivate, entertain, and showcase the very best the genre has to offer. Critically acclaimed, and with a reputation for including award-winning speculative fiction, The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year is the only major "best of" anthology to collect both fantasy and science fiction under one cover. Jonathan Strahan has edited more than thirty anthologies and collections, including The leaf
Murder of angels by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten years after witnessing something unspeakable in an old Alabama house, successful musician Daria Parker and schizophrenic Niki Ky are drawn back together to stop the opening of a portal between worlds
Low red moon by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Several years after the events of Threshold, Chance and Deacon have married. They're looking ahead to the future, trying to put the horrors of the past behind them, but new nightmares await them as a woman with a thirst for violence enters their lives. And something even worse has followed her
A is for alien by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riding the white bull -- Faces in revolving souls -- Zero summer -- The pearl diver -- In view of nothing -- Ode to Katan Amano -- A season of broken dolls -- Bradbury weather
Silk by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spyder Baxter is the patron saint of the alienated and lost. She invites them into her mesmerizing world of ritual and ceremony, blood and fire . . a realm of vengeful gods, of exiled secrets of Heaven
To Charles Fort, with love by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To Charles Fort, With Love is a haunting parade of the terrible things which may lie beyond the boundaries of science, the minds which may exist beyond psychology, and the forbidden places which will never be located in any orthodox globe
Alabaster by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An albino girl wanders the sun-scorched backroads of a south Georgia summer, following the bidding of an angel or perhaps only voices in her head, searching out and slaying ancient monsters who have hidden themselves away in the lonely places of the world
The dry salvages by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales of pain and wonder by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Included in this collection are 21 short stories by the award willing author of Silk. Caitlin R. Kiernan has added a new voice to the world of horror and supernatural writing. Her stories consistently make it into The Years Best Fantasy and Horror and The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror. Her writing is unique, thought provoking, and leads you to places that you fear, yet find fascinating
Eclipse four : new science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by such authors as Emma Bull, Jeffrey Ford, Michael Stanwick, and Jo Walton
New Cthulhu : the recent weird by Elizabeth/ Gaiman, Neil/ Kiernan, Caitlin R./ Laidlaw, Marc/ Langan, John Bear( )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In the early twenty-first century the best supernatural writers no longer imitate Lovecraft, but they are profoundly influenced by the genre and the mythos he created. New Cthulhu: The Recent Weird presents some of the best of this new Lovecraftian fiction--bizarre, subtle, atmospheric, metaphysical, psychological, filled with strange creatures and stranger characters--eldritch, unsettling, evocative, and darkly appealing."--Page 4 of cover
The mammoth book of vampire romance 2 by Trisha Telep( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This bloodthirsty collection of vampire romance includes thrilling new stories from bestselling and award-winning authors such as Jordan Summers, Jaye Wells, Larissa Ione, and others
Searchers after horror : new tales of the weird and fantastic ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Weird fiction" is a term used for the works of authors such as Lovecraft, Bierce, Poe, and many others. This collection of short stories by authors writing today has been built around the common theme of "the Weird Place". While honoring the works of the classics, the styles represented are as varied as the authors chosen by Joshi
Lightspeed : year one ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects short stories from Lightspeed, the online science fiction magazine
The ammonite violin & others by Caitlín R Kiernan( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From The Ammonite Violin, in which a collector achieves the pinnacle of his obsession, and a musician discovers the true power of her craft, to the story of a girl who loves the rat king and holds in her care the whistle the rats used to create the world, Kiernan's stories give us a side of timeless scenarios that have usually been left unspoken
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Tierney, Kathleen, 1964-

Kiernan, Caitlín Rebekah.
Kiernan, Caitlín Rebekah 1964-
Tierney Kathleen 1964-....
Languages
English (82)
Polish (2)
Spanish (2)
French (1)
Turkish (1)
Korean (1)
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