Essential Bordertown by Terri Windling

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Once a normal American city, now transformed by magical catastrophe, Bordertown is where Faerie and the human world meet, where young human runaways mix with errant High Elves, to fight, trade, make music, and build a new and strange world. The hardcover debut of "the finest of all shared worlds" (LOCUS): AN ORIGINAL ANTHOLOGY BY SOME OF FANTASY'S STRONGEST VOICES.

About Terri Windling

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Fairy and folklore scholar Terri Windling, five-time winner of the World Fantasy Award, has edited and written numerous fantasy works for both adults and children. She divides her time between Devon, England, and Tucson, Arizona. Delia Sherman was born in Tokyo, Japan and brought up in New York City. She earned a Ph.D. in Renaissance Studies at Brown University and taught at Boston University and Northeastern. She is the author of the novels Through a Brazen Mirror, The Porcelain Dove (Mythopoeic Award winner), Changeling, and The Magic Mirror of the Mermaid Queen.
Published August 1, 1998 by Tor Books. 383 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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McKillip, Midori Snyder, editor Sherman, Elisabeth Kushner, Charles de Lint, Caroline Stevermer, and Steven Brust, while editor Windling (she dreamed up the whole shebang) provides most of the “guide pieces” that should help newcomers orient themselves.

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The Essential Bordertown is the seventh book in the Borderland Series, and the third or fourth collection of short stories in the group.

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