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Gathering the bones : original stories from the world's masters of horror

Format: Print Book 2003
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
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Moon Township Public Library Fiction F GATHERING
Location  Moon Township Public Library
 
Collection  Fiction
 
Call Number  F GATHERING
 
 
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Non-Fiction 808.83873 G37
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  808.83873 G37
 
 
Shaler North Hills Library Non-Fiction 808.83873 G
Location  Shaler North Hills Library
 
Collection  Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  808.83873 G
 
 
Summary

A Chilling new anthology of all-original tales of horror

Includes New Stories by:
Ray Bradbury
Graham Joyce
Peter Crowther
Kim Newman
Sara Douglass
Thomas Tessier
M. John Harrison
Gahan Wilson

The anthology market these days is awash with small, themed works focused on very specific markets, like vampire erotica and tales of werewolves, or it features best of the year reprints. It has been years since anyone has dared to bring out a broad-reaching anthology that seeks to define the current state of the genre with all original tales from both masters and hot new writers.

The three editors of this immense collection of horror fiction--thirty-three stories in all--set out to collect the best stories from their respective continents: America, England, and Australia. Pulling stories from the traditional to the avant-garde, these editors have succeeded in gathering an incredible vision of horror fiction today.

Many of the writers will be familiar to readers: Ray Bradbury, Graham Joyce, Kim Newman, Lisa Tuttle, Peter Crowther, and Sara Douglass to name just a few. At the same time, this anthology features startling and chilling stories from newer writers such as Adam L. G. Nevil, Andrew J. Wilson, and Steve Nagy.

With a stellar lineup that offers a wide array of tales, Gathering the Bones has much to offer for both the experienced fan and the newcomer.
Horror may never be the same.

Contents
The hanged man of Oz / Steve Nagy
The bone ship / Terry Dowling
Li'l Miss Ultrasound / Robert Devereaux
The intervention / Kim Newman
Blake's angel / Janeen Webb
The obedient child / George Clayton Johnson
Sounds like / Mike O'Driscoll
The wind sall blow for ever mair / Stephen Dedman
"The mezzotint" / Lisa Tuttle
The lords of zero / Tony Richards
Smoke city / Russell Blackford
Moments of change / Thomas Tessier
The big green grin / Gahan Wilson
Both and / Gary Fry
Love is a stone / Simon Brown
Memento mori / Ray Bradbury
The mistress of Marwood Hagg / Sara Douglass
The right men / Michael Marshall Smith
The raptures of the deep / Rosaleen Love
Out late in the park / Steve Rasnic Tem
Bedfordshire / Peter Crowther
Mr. Sly stops for a cup of joe / Scott Emerson Bull
Finishing school / Cherry Wilder
Jennifer's turn / Fruma Klass
Mother's milk / Adam L.G.Nevill
No man's land / Chris Lawson and Simon Brown
The watcher at the window / Donald R. Burleson
Coming of age / Joel Lane
Picking up Courtney / Tim Waggoner
Watchmen / Aaron Sterns
Gardens / Melanie Tem
Under the bright and hollow sky / Andrew J. Wilson
The dove game / Isobelle Carmody
Tiger Moth / Graham Joyce.

Additional Information
Subjects Horror tales, English.
Horror tales, American.
Publisher New York :Tor,2003
Edition 1st ed.
Contributors Etchison, Dennis.
Campbell, Ramsey, 1946-
Dann, Jack.
Language English
Notes "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description 447 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN 0765301784 (alk. paper)
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