The Alchemy Press Book of Urban Mythic 2

The Alchemy Press Book of Urban Mythic In the footsteps of volume one here are a further twelve tales of myth and magic of legendary creatures set in the modern age with stories from Sarah Ash James Brogden Carl Barker Andrew Coulth

  • Title: The Alchemy Press Book of Urban Mythic 2
  • Author: JanEdwards JennyBarber Carl Barker Christine Morgan Lou Morgan Marion Pitman Adrian Tchaikovsky Sarah Ash
  • ISBN: 9780957348998
  • Page: 156
  • Format: Paperback
  • In the footsteps of volume one, here are a further twelve tales of myth and magic, of legendary creatures, set in the modern age, with stories from Sarah Ash, James Brogden, Carl Barker, Andrew Coulthard, KT Davies, Pauline E Dungate, Chico Kidd, Tanith Lee, Christine Morgan, Lou Morgan, Marion Pitman and Adrian Tchaikovsky.

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    1. These stories open an ephemeral portal onto the paranormal where sometimes something supernatural slithers. Some of the creations are awful and evil; others rather more whimsical and wistful. Like the first collection in this series, UM2 presents a dozen short stories by different authors. The majority bring the 21st century into fleeting contact with legends and fables from a variety of cultures and countries. Stories like ’For the Memory of Jane’ almost ache with a yearning to return to th [...]

    2. Neil Gaiman's AMERICAN GODS and Jonathan Carroll's LAND OF LAUGHS are two of my favourite urban fantasy novels. I love the way the mythic and fantastic are interwoven with the urban streets of cities and towns. I also love short stories so the Alchemy Press books look to be a perfect match. I've read URBAN MYTHIC volume 1 which I thoroughly enjoyed. URBAN MYTHIC volume 2 is even better. There are 12 stories in this book (by Sarah Ash and Adrian Tchaikovosky and Tanith Lee and Lou Morgan and more [...]

    3. Good mix, some good stories, some EXCEPTIONAL stories, but not perhaps as engaging as Alchemy Press' Pulp Heroes 3. Still worth your time though :)

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