The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror 2006

The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror 2006

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The legendary anthology is back, with witches and warlocks, fairy rings and gothic tales. "The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror 2006" presents the best short stories and poetry published in this genre, and takes readers into the most fantastic realms imaginable. Culled from thousands of annuals, acclaimed writers and genre specialists Ellen Datlow, Kelly Link and Gavin Grant offer a broad range of fantastical and horrific fiction, including work from Jeffery Ford, China Mieville, Bruce Sterling, Mark Samuels, Barbara Rhoden and many more. In addition, this critically renowned series offers an extensive overview of the year in fantasy and horror. "The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror 2006" is the best source for fans or nascent readers of fantasy and more

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  • Paperback | 608 pages
  • 152.4 x 226.06 x 40.64mm | 884.5g
  • Griffin Publishing
  • Saint Martin's Griffin,U.S.
  • California, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0312356145
  • 9780312356149
  • 1,615,769

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"The excellent 19th volume in this distinguished anthology series offers 40 stories and poems sure to please fantasy and horror connoisseurs." --"Publishers Weekly "(Starred Review)show more

About Ellen Datlow

Ellen Datlow is the acclaimed editor of such anthologies as "Blood Is Not Enough," "Little Deaths," "Alien Sex," "Vanishing Acts" and "The Dark." She has won the Hugo Award for Best Editor once, the World Fantasy Award seven times, and the International Horror Guild Award for "The Dark." She and Terri Windling also won the Bram Stoker Award for"The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: SeventeenthAnnual Collection "and "The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Thirteenth Annual Collection." She currently edits fiction for SCIFI.COM. Kelly Link and Gavin Grant started Small Beer Press in 2000. They have published the zine "Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet" ("tiny but celebrated"---"The""Washington Post") for seven years. Kelly Link's first collection of short stories, "Stranger Things Happen," was selected as a Best Book of the Year by "Salon," "Locus," and "The Village Voice." Stories from the collection have won the Nebula, Tiptree, and World Fantasy Awards. Her most recent short stories have appeared in "The Dark" and "The Faery Reel." She recently published "Magic for Beginners, "and when she isn't writing, she edits the anthology "Trampoline." Originally from Scotland, Gavin Grant regularly reviews fantasy and science fiction. Publications where his work has appeared include "Scifiction," "Strange Horizons," "The Third Alternative," and "Singularity."show more

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