Keywords: Anthologies

Wandering Stars

Wandering Stars

Robert Silverberg
Bernard Malamud
Robert Sheckley
Isaac Asimov
Harlan Ellison
William Tenn
Pamela Sargent
Jack Dann
Avram Davidson
Horace L Gold
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Carol Carr
Geo Alec Effinger

ISBN: 9781580230056
Year of publication: 2013

WANDERING STARS AN ANTHOLOGY OF JEWISH FANTASY SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Jack Dann To my mother Edith N. Dann, who still makes the best chicken soup. Acknowledgments The editor would like to thank the following people for their help and ideas: Rabbi David S. Boros George Zebrowski Gardner Dozois Joe W. Haldeman Harry Altshuler and, of course, Victoria Schochet. INTRODUCTION Why Me Isaac Asimov When I was asked to do the introduction to this collection, that was the question I asked. Why me One ...

Keywords: Anthology Jewish anthologies Jewish fantasy Jewish fiction Jewish literature Jewish science fiction Jewish short stories
More Wandering Stars

More Wandering Stars

Isaac Asimov
Harlan Ellison
Barry N Malzberg
Jack Dann
Joe W Haldeman
Phyllis Gotlieb
Horace L Gold
Mel Gilden
Harvey Jacobs
Hugh Nissenson
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Howard Schwartz

ISBN: 1580230636
Year of publication: 2013

MORE WANDERING STARS AN ANTHOLOGY OF OUTSTANDING STORIES OF JEWISH FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION Edited by Jack Dann With an Introduction by Isaac Asimov In memory of Edith N. Dann, who taught me everything important. INTRODUCTION The Hebrew Source Isaac Asimov Back in 1974, Jack Yankele Dann edited a book called Wandering Stars, which was a collection of stories of science fiction and fantasy with Jewish themes. When I heard that Yankele had this in his head, I marveled. Where, I asked myself, ...

Keywords: Anthology Jewish anthologies Jewish fantasy Jewish fiction Jewish literature Jewish science fiction Jewish short stories
Stories: All-New Tales

Stories: All-New Tales

Neil Gaiman; Al Sarrantonio

ISBN: 9780061230929
Year of publication: 2010

Stories All-New Tales Edited by Neil Gaiman and Al Sarrantonio For all the storytellers and tale spinners who entertained the public and kept themselves alive, for Alexandre Dumas and Charles Dickens, for Mark Twain and Baroness Orczy and the rest, and most of all, for Scheherazade, who was the storyteller and the story told. ContentsIntroduction: Just Four Words Neil Gaiman Blood: Roddy Doyle Fossil-Figures: Joyce Carol Oates Wildfire in Manhattan: Joanne Harris The Truth Is a Cave in the Black ...

Keywords: 21st century American American fiction Anthologies Anthologies (multiple authors) English Fantasy fiction Fiction Fiction - General General Short stories Short Story
The Best American Mystery Stories 2018

The Best American Mystery Stories 2018

Lee Child
Charlaine Harris
Michael Connelly
James Lee Burke
Joyce Carol Oates
Otto Penzler
Andrew Klavan
Louise Penny
T C Boyle
David Edgerley Gates
William Dylan Powell
John M Floyd
Louis Bayard
Andrew Bourelle
Michael Bracken
Rob Hart
David H Hendrickson
Martin ón
Paul D Marks
Alan Orloff
Scott Loring Sanders
Brian Silverman

ISBN: 9780544949096
Year of publication: 2018

THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2018 Edited by Louise Penny Foreword It is enormously gratifying and comforting to be reminded that readers continue to have affection for mystery fiction, a field in which I have found profound pleasure in both my personal and professional lives. One recent bestseller list in the New York Times generally regarded as the most important one, however flawed and suspect its methodology may be placed eleven mysterycrimesuspensethriller fiction titles in the top ...

Keywords: Anthologies (Multiple Authors) Collections and Anthologies
The Best of Lucius Shepard

The Best of Lucius Shepard

Lucius Shepard

ISBN: 9781596061330
Year of publication: 2008

THE BEST OF LUCIUS SHEPARD by Lucius Shepard The Man Who Painted the Dragon Griaule Other than the Sichi Collection, Cattanays only surviving works are to be found in the Municipal Gallery at Regensburg, a group of eight oils-on-canvas, most notable among them being Woman With Oranges. These paintings constitute his portion of a student exhibition hung some weeks after he had left the city of his birth and travelled south to Teocinte, there to present his proposal to the city fathers it is ...

Keywords: Collections and Anthologies
SNAFU: Wolves at the Door

SNAFU: Wolves at the Door

James A Moore
David Benton
Geoff Brown
Amanda J Spedding
R P L Johnson
Kirsten Cross
Steve Coate
John W Dennehy
David W Amendola
Brian W Taylor
W D Gagliani
Jennifer R Povey

Year of publication: 2015

SNAFU: Wolves at the Door An Anthology of Lycanthrope Military Horror Edited byGeoff Brown, G.N. Braun, Amanda J. Spedding Taking down the Top Cat R.P.L. Johnson Night fell in the jungle: greens sinking into blacks, shadows growing up from the valley floor like a dark liquid pooling in the deep places of the world. Sergeant Jared Naylor scanned the compound through his binoculars as he waited for the rest of the team to make their way up the narrow game trail. From above it looked like a holiday ...

Keywords: Action and Adventure Anthologies Fantasy Genre Fiction Horror Literature & Fiction Mystery; Thriller & Suspense Science Fiction Short Stories SNAFU Thriller Thriller & Suspense War & Military Werewolves
The Butcher of Anderson Station

The Butcher of Anderson Station


ISBN: 9780316204071
Year of publication: 2011

The Butcher of Anderson Station A Story of The Expanse James S. A. Corey Begin Reading Meet the Author Bonus Material About Orbit Short FictionThe Butcher of Anderson Station When Fred was a kid back on Earth, maybe five or six years old, hed seen a weed growing in the darkness of his uncles cellar. The plant had been pale and thin but twice as tall as the ones out in the side yard, deformed by reaching for the sunlight. The man behind the bar looked ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Collections & Anthologies Fiction Science Fiction Space Opera
The Thrill of Falling: Stories

The Thrill of Falling: Stories

Witi Ihimaera

ISBN: 9781869799212
Year of publication: 2012

The Thrill of Falling by Witi Ihimaera FOR JESSICA, OLIVIA, JANE AND JAMIE Maggie Dawn A GOOD DAY It was Saturday, 8 a.m. Maggie Dawn was awake before the alarm went off on her cellphone. She lay quietly in bed for a little while, looking at the patterns on the ceiling caused by the curtains drifting in the morning sun. Then she leant over and reached under the bed for her diary and pen. Brushing her hair back from her eyes, she wrote: LISTEN UP, WORLD, TODAY IS GOING TO BE A GOOD DAY You got ...

Keywords: Contemporary Fiction Literature & Fiction Short Stories Short Stories & Anthologies Single Authors
Honor Guards

Honor Guards


ISBN: 9781933110011
Year of publication: 2004

Honor Guards by RADCLY f FE INTRODUCTION I wrote Above All, Honor as an actionromance novel, and as the series has evolved, it has developed into the story of relationships in a world that is dangerous and often deadly. Because much of the story is set in Manhattan and one of the main characters is the daughter of the president of the United States, it seemed integral to the continuing saga to deal with the events of September 11, 2001. I agonized over the appropriate time to write about this ...

Keywords: Anthologies (Multiple Authors) Children of Presidents Espionage Fiction General Lesbian Lesbians Romance Secret Service Suspense Fiction