By Dominik Parisien,Navah Wolfe
Once upon a time. It’s how such a lot of of our so much cherished tales start.
Fairy stories have ruled our cultural mind's eye for hundreds of years. From the Brothers Grimm to the Countess d’Aulnoy, from Charles Perrault to Hans Christian Anderson, storytellers have crafted every kind of stories that experience constantly came across a spot in our hearts.
Now a brand new iteration of storytellers have taken up the mantle that the masters created and formed their tales into anything startling and electrifying.
Packed with award-winning authors, this anthology explores an array of fairy stories in startling and cutting edge methods, in genres and settings either conventional and strange, together with technological know-how fiction, western, and post-apocalyptic in addition to conventional delusion and modern horror.
From the woods to the celebrities, The Starlit wooden: New Fairy stories takes readers on a trip instantaneously unforeseen and well-known, as a various workforce of writers discover a few of our such a lot loved stories in new methods throughout genres and styles.
Contains tales via: Charlie Jane Anders, Aliette de Bodard, Amal El-mohtar, Jeffrey Ford, Max Gladstone, Theodora Goss, Daryl Gregory, Kat Howard, Stephen Graham Jones, Margo Lanagan, Marjorie Liu, Seanan McGuire, Garth Nix, Naomi Novik, Sofia Samatar, Karin Tidbeck, Catherynne M. Valente, and Genevieve Valentine.
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