An all-new anthology of cross-genre fairy story retellings, that includes an all-star lineup of award-winning and severely acclaimed writers.
Once upon a time. It’s how such a lot of of our such a lot liked 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 consistently stumbled on 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 whatever startling and electrifying.
Packed with award-winning authors, this anthology explores an array of fairy stories in startling and leading edge methods, in genres and settings either conventional and weird, together with technological know-how fiction, western, and post-apocalyptic in addition to conventional myth and modern horror.
From the woods to the celebrities, The Starlit wooden: New Fairy stories takes readers on a trip instantaneously unforeseen and regular, as a various crew of writers discover a few of our so much liked stories in new methods throughout genres and styles.
Contains tales by way of: 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.