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Includes the name: Gavin Grant

Image credit: By Cory Doctorow from London, UK - Gavin Grant and Kelly Link, Hayakawa reception, Tokyo, Japan.JPG, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4168381

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Obras por Gavin J. Grant

Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales (2014) — Editor — 243 exemplares
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Nineteenth Annual Collection (2006) — Editor; Editor — 234 exemplares
The Best of Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet (2007) — Editor; Contribuidor — 223 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 26 (2011) — Editor — 16 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 19 (2006) — Editor — 15 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 28 (2013) — Editor — 13 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 27 (2011) — Editor — 11 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 30 (2014) — Editor — 10 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 33 (2015) — Editor — 9 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 25 (2008) — Editor — 9 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 32 (2015) — Editor — 9 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 22 (2008) — Editor — 8 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 20 (2012) — Editor — 8 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 29 (2013) — Editor — 8 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 24 (2009) — Editor — 7 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 23 (2008) — Editor — 7 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 21 (2007) — Editor — 7 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 14 (2004) — Editor — 6 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 15 (2005) — Editor — 6 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 31 (2014) — Editor — 6 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 13 (2003) — Editor — 6 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 35 (2016) — Editor — 6 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 34 (2016) — Editor — 5 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 36 (2017) — Editor — 5 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 17 — Editor — 5 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 11 (2002) — Editor — 4 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 16 — Editor — 4 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 37 (2018) — Editor — 4 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 18 — Editor — 3 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 38 (2018) — Editor — 3 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 40 (2019) — Editor — 3 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 12 — Editor — 3 exemplares
Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet No. 42 (2020) — Editor — 2 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 41 (2020) — Editor — 2 exemplares
Janet Meet Bob 2 exemplares
Widows in the World 2 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 7 — Editor — 2 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 45 (2022) — Editor — 1 exemplar
Yours, Etc. 1 exemplar
You And Me 1 exemplar
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 8 — Editor — 1 exemplar
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 9 (1901) — Editor — 1 exemplar
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 10 — Editor — 1 exemplar
Hold Tight 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Fifteenth Annual Collection (2002) — Contribuidor — 266 exemplares
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Fourteenth Annual Collection (2001) — Contribuidor — 249 exemplares
Salon Fantastique: Fifteen Original Tales of Fantasy (2006) — Contribuidor — 130 exemplares
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2012 Edition (2013) — Contribuidor — 71 exemplares
Year's Best Fantasy 6 (2006) — Contribuidor — 69 exemplares
Year's Best Fantasy 7 (2007) — Contribuidor — 59 exemplares
Best New Fantasy (2006) — Contribuidor — 46 exemplares
Polyphony 4 (2004) — Contribuidor — 26 exemplares
The Lone Star Stories Reader (2008) — Contribuidor — 23 exemplares
Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet No. 39 (2019) — Contribuidor — 3 exemplares

Etiquetado

Conhecimento Comum

Sexo
male
Nacionalidade
Scotland (birth)
Local de nascimento
Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland, UK
Locais de residência
Northampton, Massachusetts, USA
Ocupações
editor
writer
Relações
Link, Kelly (partner)
Organizações
Small Beer Press

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In 2008 I was busy moving out of my parents’ house and going to university in another city to complete a reading-intensive English Literature and History degree, so I was understandably out of touch with the current publishing trends in my favourite genre. And yet, if this collection showcasing the “year’s best” fantasy and horror is anything to go by, I apparently wasn’t missing out on much… Reading this collection was honestly a slog, and I am hard pressed to recall any stories that stood out to me from the over 2 months it took to get from cover to cover. What I do recall is a decidedly sharp focus on stories with strong horror elements and a preponderance of tales with overtly obnoxious chauvinist tone. I’m talking stories where all the women are typified by the male gaze, the protagonists mansplain ad nauseum to the reader, and are narrated via storytelling that relies on shock value, violence, and expectedly sordid mystery to get us to the finale. Honestly, very few of the tales made it past the first few pages for me, and I regularly found myself throwing the collection down in disgust to pick up literally anything else on my TBR to remedy my reading mood. It’s really too bad that the collection was so disappointing, because I was looking forward to getting into some short stories, discovering some new authors, and revisiting a time period in publishing that I seemingly missed out on. So much for nostalgia always being a positive recollection, I guess…… (mais)
 
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JaimieRiella | 4 outras críticas | Dec 29, 2023 |
From dictionary.com:
Steampunk: a subgenre of science fiction and fantasy featuringadvanced machines and other technology based on steampower of the 19th century and taking place in a recognizablehistorical period or a fantasy world.

Each short story is a work by a noted YA author. Libba Bray, for example, writes a story about a gang of horse riding Wild West girls with a mechanism that slows/stops time long enough for them to rob a train and get out. Cory Doctrow writes about a Canadian workhouse for crippled orphans run by a horrible man. The orphans kill him, take over and build a clockwork version (like a robot) of the man so the nuns won’t realize that he is gone.

I didn’t enjoy all the stories. Hand in Glove by Ysabeau S. Wilce 2008 winner of the Andre Norton award for Young Adult Science Fiction and fantasy was too something for me. I can’t put my finger on it (no pun intended). I found myself bogged down by the language of it all. On the other hand, Some Fortunate Future Day by Cassandra Clare was an enjoyable (if creepy) read about a girl whose dolls tell her what to do. I have always been creeped out by talking dolls and this was no exception, but the story was excellent.

There are 2 graphic stories, stories which would appeal to girls, stories which would appeal to boys and stories which would appeal to all. It gives the reader a glimpse into the Steampunk genre and allows a taste of many different varieties.
… (mais)
 
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Dawn.Zimmerer | 25 outras críticas | Jan 9, 2023 |
This one, I was not expecting to like. I thought I'd enjoy it, because I like Kelly Link, and a couple of her stories would be in there. But it's an anthology, so it's a crapshoot and what are the odds of most of the stories being phenomenal? I guess when your editors are Kelly Link and Gavin J. Grant, your odds are pretty damn high. It's an amazing book. Some of the best writing I've come across in years, certainly the best collection of short stories I've ever encountered.

The writing! Great writing! By many people all in one place in short stories! Wow! ahem, sorry, it still blows my mind. I took about two weeks to read this because I didn't want to rush the sheer pleasure of the activity. This is the book I would recommend as an ambassador to people who like literary fiction but hate sci-fi, people who refuse to read zines, people who read nothing but sci-fi/fantasy and are afraid of literary fiction. Well, ok, I'd recommend it for practically everybody. It's not good, it's brilliant.… (mais)
 
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jennybeast | 10 outras críticas | Apr 14, 2022 |
I don't know when I'll learn that short story collections by multiple authors just aren't my jam. :-/
 
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AliceaP | 12 outras críticas | Oct 12, 2021 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
55
Also by
11
Membros
2,451
Popularidade
#10,464
Avaliação
½ 3.8
Críticas
83
ISBN
69
Línguas
3

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