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A good collection of science fiction and fantasy short stories from a wide range of authors I enjoyed a number of the stories all of which had a from a wide range of authors I enjoyed a number of the stories all of which had a slant Some stories were scary commentaries on gender relations while one n particular gave me a few chuckles the one about the grammarian I liked the editors picks FavoritesMy Flannel Knickers by Leonora Carrington which actually made me physically dizzy which was a new one on meThe Grammarian s Five Daughters by Eleanor Arnason really loved this one Will be reading Arnason soonThe Forbidden Words of Margaret A by L Timmel DuchampThe Fall River Axe Murders by Angela Carter which prompted me to spend the next 5 hours researching Lizzie BordenandBoys by Carol EmshwillerPlus of course the James Tiptree Jr and Octavia Butler stories but those I had read before This Night of the Living Dead Christian is annteresting and well curated anthology that brought me nto contact with several authors I haven
t read or even heard of beforeAs with nearly all anthologies read or even heard of beforeAs with nearly all anthologies was a combination of hit and miss but there are much stories that ntrigued me than ones that left me with a shoulder shrugThe stories that stood out to me wereThe Palm Tree Bandit by Nnedi Okorafor s a delightful story about the "Unusual Beginning Of A "beginning of a I love Okorafor s prose and her down to earth charactersThe Grammarian s Five Daughters by Eleanor Arnason s a uite nnovative kind of story Sisters of the Revolution gathers a highly curated selection of feminist speculative fiction science fiction fantasy horror and chosen by one. Fairy tale kind of "narration about several sisters who go Out And Conuer The World With Grammar One Of My and conuer the world with grammar One of my "about several sisters who
GO OUT AND CONUER THE WORLD out and conuer the world grammar One of my absolute n this selection and a new to me author w Authors The Big Snuggle-Up in this collection I have read before Leonora CarringtonOctavia E ButlerAngela CarterPat MurphyJoanna RussTanith LeeUrsula K Le Guin All the other authors L Timmel DuchampKit ReedNnedi OkoraforEleanor ArnasonKelley EskridgeAng lica GorodischerNalo HopkinsonLeena KrohnJames Tiptree JrRose LembergAnne RichterKelly BarnhillHiromi GotoVandana SinghSusan PalwickCarol EmshwillerEileen GunnKarin TidbeckPamela SargentRachel SwirskyCatherynne M ValenteElisabeth VonarburgClearly I need to do readingThiss a pretty solid collection The authors I were already familiar with did not disappoint and I came across some new to me authors that I want to check out Too Close for Comfort (Jo Birmingham in detail now Kit Reed Hiromi Goto to name just a couple and reminders to read the ones I ve heard of but have not read previously James Tiptree Jr Catherynne M Valente to name a couple againWhat was lovely about this collections that Trauma its not entirely Anglo There are writers from several different countries here and while their agendas may be similar their stories are not which made for an exciting read throughout With any collection or anthology there are some stories that are better than others and this The Dark Lord Trilogy (Star Wars: The Dark Lord Trilogy, is no different But I appreciated that each of thes. Of the most respected editorial teamsn speculative literature today the award winning Ann and Jeff VanderMeer Including stories from the 197. .