Ruby slippers, golden tears / edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling

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Subjects: Fantasy fiction, American
Fairy tales--Adaptations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : William Morrow and Co., 1995
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: ix, 416 p. ; 22 cm
Additional Authors: Datlow, Ellen
Windling, Terri
Notes: LCCN: 95020023
ISBN: 0688143636 (hard)
ISBN: 9780688143633 (hard)
"An AvoNova book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-416)
Contents: Rubby slippers / Susan Wade -- The beast / Tanith Lee -- Masterpiece / Garry Kilworth -- Summer wind / Nancy Kress -- This century of sleep or, Briar Rose beneath the sea / Farida S.T. Shapiro -- The crossing / Joyce Carol Oates -- Roach in loafers / Roberta Lannes -- Naked little men / Michael Cadnum -- Brother bear / Lisa Goldstein -- The emperor who had never see a dragon / John Brunner -- Billy fearless / Nancy A. Collins -- The death of Koshchei the Deathless (a tale of old Russia) / Gene Wolfe -- The real princess / Susan Palwick -- The huntsman's story / Milbre Burch -- After push comes to shove / Milbre Burch -- Hansel and Grettel / Gahan Wilson -- Match girl / Anne Bishop -- Waking the prince / Kathe Koja -- The fox wife / Ellen Steiber -- The white road / Neil Gaiman -- The traveler and the tale / Jane Yolen -- The printer's daughter / Delia Sherman
Summary: A retelling of childhood fairy tales for an adult audience. The 22 stories include Gahan Wilson's rewrite of Hansel and Gretel and three versions of Sleeping Beauty, by Farida Shapiro, by Joyce Carol Oates and by Nancy Kress
King copy given by Larry Moore, MA, Theatre MU 1970
Donation Info: Donor : Moore, Larry
OCLC Number: 32590487
ISBN/ISSN: 0688143636
9780688143633