Legends of Australian Fantasy

Legends of Australian Fantasy


From two of the best editors working today, these are the legends of Australian fantasy - eleven of Australia's best-loved and most widely read writers. Gathered together by equally legendary editors Jack Dann and Jonathan Strahan to produce an entirely original compilation.

Celebrate the legends of Australian fantasy. Extraordinary voices… extraordinary worlds.

Come to Erith, to a faerie tale with a sting, or to Obernewtyn, long before the Seeker was born.
Revisit a dark pocket of history for the Magician's Guild or get caught up in the confusion of an endlessly repeating day in the Citadel.
Cross the wall, where Charter magic is all that lies between you and death.
A trip with a graverobber can be gruesome, and it's hard to share the fear of a woman who must kill her husband if her child is to rule…
A mysterious tale plays out in Sevenwaters.
Catch up with Ros and Adi as they prepare for the greatest change of all.
Other twists in these fabulous tales bring us to demonic destiny and an alternate WWII. these eleven short novels will take you on amazing new journeys with favourite characters from the worlds you know and love…

Contents:
Introduction: Homegrown Legends by Jonathan Strahan and Jack Dann
To Hold the Bridge: An Old Kingdom Story by Garth Nix
The Mad Apprentice: A Black Magician Story by Trudi Canavan
’Twixt Firelight and Water: A Tale of Sevenwaters by Juliet Marillier
The Dark Road: An Obernewtyn Story by Isobelle Carmody
Crown of Rowan: A Tale of Thyrsland by Kim Wilkins
The Spark (A Romance in Four Acts): A Tale of the Change by Sean Williams
The Corsers’ Hinge: A Lamplighter Tale by D. M. Cornish
Tribute to Hell: A Tale of the Tainted Realm by Ian Irvine
A Captain of the Gate by John Birmingham
The Magic Word by Jennifer Fallon
The Enchanted: A Tale of Erith by Cecilia Dart-Thornton

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