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The Fantasy Writer's Assistant: And Other Stories

The Fantasy Writer's Assistant: And Other Stories (Paperback)

By Author : Jeffrey Ford  Introduction By : Michael Swanwick 
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The Fantasy Writer's Assistant: And Other Stories Description

At times literary, at other times surreal, this collection offers a diverse range of stories that deal with real-life conflicts, human values, and coming-of-age experiences, all placed within fantastical settings. An author's search for an elusive Kafka story leads to a potentially cursed book in "Bright Morning," while in the award-winning "Exo-Skeleton Town," humans dress in protective exoskins conveying the personas of bygone Hollywood movie stars in order to barter old Earth movies for an alien aphrodisiac. A young boy comes to term with "Creation" when he molds a man out of the detritus of a nearby forest, and in the title story, a great fantasy writer loses touch with the world he has created and pleads with his young assistant to help him visualize the story's end and enable him to complete his greatest novel ever. An eclectic offering, these witty and modern fables blend mundane surroundings with eerie situations.

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Title: The Fantasy Writer's Assistant: And Other Stories
Publisher: Golden Gryphon Press
Author: Jeffrey Ford
Introduction By: Michael Swanwick
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1930846576
EAN: 9781930846579
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 247
Publish Date: 2009-04-30
Binding: Paperback
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

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