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The urban fantasy anthology

Author: Charles De LintEmma BullNeil GaimanJeffrey FordPeter S BeagleAll authors
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Tachyon Publications, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Star-studded and comprehensive, this imaginative anthology brings a myriad of modern fantasy voices under one roof. Previously difficult for readers to discover in its new modes, urban fantasy is represented here in all three of its distinct styles--playful new mythologies, sexy paranormal romances, and gritty urban noir. Whether they feature tattooed demon-hunters, angst-ridden vampires, supernatural gumshoes, or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Urban fantasy anthology.
San Francisco, CA : Tachyon Publications, 2011
(OCoLC)690087231
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles De Lint; Emma Bull; Neil Gaiman; Jeffrey Ford; Peter S Beagle; Paula Guran; Kelley Armstrong; Norman Partridge; Carrie Vaughn; Patricia Briggs; Bruce McAllister; Suzy McKee Charnas; Francesca Lia Block; Joe R Lansdale; Thomas M Disch; Susan Palwick; Holly Black; Steven R Boyett; Tim Powers; Al Sarrantonio
ISBN: 9781616960643 1616960647 9781616960636 1616960639 9781616960629 1616960620
OCLC Number: 751984062
Description: 1 online resource (431 pages)
Contents: Mythic fiction. Introduction: a personal journey into mythic fiction / Charles de Lint --
Bird that whistles / Emma Bull --
Make a joyful noise / Charles de Lint --
Goldfish pool and other stories / Neil Gaiman --
On the road to new Egypt / Jeffrey Ford --
Julie's unicorn / Peter S. Beagle. Paranormal romance. Introduction: a funny thing happened on the way to urban fantasy / Paula Guran --
Companions to the moon / Charles de Lint --
Haunted house of her own / Kelley Armstrong --
She's my witch / Norman Partridge --
Kitty's zombie New Year / Carrie Vaughn --
Seeing eye / Patricia Briggs --
Hit / Bruce McAllister --
Boobs / Suzy McKee Charnas --
Farewell, my zombie / Francesca Lia Block. Noir fantasy. Introduction: we are not a club, but we sometimes share a room / Joe R. Lansdale --
White man / Thomas M. Disch --
Gestella / Susan Palwick --
Coldest girl in Coldtown / Holly Black --
Talking back to the moon / Steven R. Boyett --
On the far side of the Cadillac desert with dead folks / Joe R. Lansdale --
Bible repairman / Tim Powers --
Father Dear / Al Sarrantonio.
Responsibility: edited by Peter S. Beagle & Joe R. Lansdale.

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