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Of modern dragons and other essays on genre fiction.

Author: John Lennard
Publisher: Troubador.co.uk, 2008.
Series: Humanities-Ebooks genre fiction monographs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A volume of essays exploring some of the best genre fiction of the last 40 years.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Lennard
ISBN: 9781847600691 1847600697 9781847600387 1847600387
OCLC Number: 333573588
Notes: Originally published: Tirril : Humanities-Ebooks, 2007.
Contents: 1. Of Serial Readers: Living with Genre Fiction. 2. Of Purgatory and Yorkshire: Dorothy L. Sayers and Reginald Hill's Divine Comedy. 3. Of Pseudonyms and Sentiment: Nora Roberts, J. D. Robb, and the Imperative Mood. 4. Of Modern Dragons: Antiquity, Modernity, and the Descendants of Smaug. 6. Of Organelles: Octavia E. Butler's Strange Determination. 7. Of Stormwings and Valiant Women: The Tortallan World of Tamora Pierce
Series Title: Humanities-Ebooks genre fiction monographs.

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Wonderful stuffA" - Ian McDonald. It is - a tremendous thrill for a writer when someone really 'gets it' about what she's trying to doA" - Tamora Pierce. On nearly every page is a provocatively Read more...

 
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