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The Djinn falls in love & other stories

Author: Mahvesh MuradJared ShurinHermèsKamila ShamsieKuzhali ManickavelAll authors
Publisher: Oxford, UK : Solaris, an imprint of Rebellion Publishing Ltd., 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fascinating collection of new and classic tales of the fearsome Djinn, from bestselling, award-winning and breakthrough international writers. Imagine a world filled with fierce, fiery beings, hiding in our shadows, in our dreams, under our skins. Eavesdropping and exploring; savaging our bodies, saving our souls. They are monsters, saviours, victims, childhood friends. Some have called them genies: these are the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: short stories
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Short stories
Nouvelles
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mahvesh Murad; Jared Shurin; Hermès; Kamila Shamsie; Kuzhali Manickavel; Claire North; Neon Yang; Monica Byrne; Helene Wecker; Maria Dahvana Headley; Amal El-Mohtar; J P Smythe; Sami Shah; Catherine Faris King; E J Swift; K J Parker; Saad Z Hossain; Neil Gaiman; Jamal Mahjoub; Sophia Al-Maria; Kirsty Logan; Usman T Malik; Nnedi Okorafor
ISBN: 9781781084168 1781084165 9781781084175 1781084173
OCLC Number: 974769684
Description: 278 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The Djinn falls in love / Hermes --
The congregation / Kamila Shamsie --
How we remember you / Kuzhali Manickavel --
Hurrem and the Djinn / Claire North --
Glass lights / J.Y. Yang --
Authenticity / Monica Byrne --
Majnun / Helene Wecker --
Black powder / Maria Dahvana Headley --
A tale of ash in seven birds / Amal El-Mohtar --
The sand in the glass is right / James Smythe --
Reap / Sami Shah --
Queen of Sheba / Catherine Faris King --
The Jinn hunter's apprentice / E.J. Swift --
Message in a bottle / K.J. Parker --
Bring your own spoon / Saad Z. Hossain --
Somewhere in America / Neil Gaiman --
Duende 2077 / Jamal Mahjoub --
The righteous guide of Arabsat / Sophia Al-Maria --
The spite house / Kirsty Logan --
Emperors of Jinn / Usman T. Malik --
History / Nnedi Okorafor.
Other Titles: Djinn falls in love and other stories
Djinn falls in love
Responsibility: edited by Mahvesh Murad & Jared Shurin.

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Imagine a world filled with fierce, fiery beings, hiding in our shadows, in our dreams, under our skins. Eavesdropping and exploring; savaging our bodies, saving our souls. They are monsters,  Read more...

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