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Title Cursed : [a wish is a terrible thing] / edited by Marie O'Regan and Paul Kane.

Edition First edition, PB.
Publication Info. London : Titan Books, 2020.
1 hold on first copy returned of 3 copies
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 95th Street Adult Fiction  F CURSED    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Fiction-NEW  F CURSED    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F CURSED    AVAILABLE
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Description 373 pages ; 21 cm
Note An anthology of dark fairy tales.
Contents Castle cursed / Jane Yolen -- As red as blood, as white as snow / Christina Henry -- Troll bridge / Neil Gaiman -- At that age / Catriona Ward -- Listen / Jen Williams -- Henry and the snakewood box / M.R. Carey -- Skin / James Brogden -- Faith & Fred / Maura McHugh -- The black fairy's curse / Karen Joy Fowler -- Wendy, Darling / Christopher Golden -- Fairy werewolf vs. vampire zombie / Charlie Jane Anders -- Look inside / Michael Marshell Smith -- Little Red / Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple -- New wine / Angela Slatter -- Haza and Ghani / Lilith Saintcrow -- Hated / Christoher Fowler -- The merrie dancers / Alison Littlewood -- Again / Tim Lebbon -- The girl from hell / Margo Lanagan -- Castle waking / Jane Yolen.
Summary All the better to read you with... It's a prick of blood, the bite of an apple, the evil eye, a wedding ring or a pair of red shoes. Curses come in all shapes and sizes, and they can happen to anyone, not just those of us with unpopular stepparents... Here you'll find unique twists on curses, from fairy tale classics to brand-new hexes of the modern world -- expect new monsters and mythologies as well as twists on well-loved fables. Stories to shock and stories of warning, stories of monsters and stories of magic.
Subject Monsters -- Fiction.
Magic -- Fiction.
Good and evil -- Fiction.
Fantasy fiction, American.
Genre Fairy tales.
Fantasy fiction.
Short stories.
Added Author O'Regan, Marie, editor.
Kane, Paul, 1973- editor.
ISBN 9781789091502 (pbk.)
1789091500 (pbk.)
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