Ellen Datlow

Ellen Datlow
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Ellen Datlow is a winner of multiple World Fantasy Awards, two Hugo Awards for Best Editor, two Bram Stoker Awards, the International Horror Guild Award, and the Shirley Jackson Award. She was named recipient of the 2007 Karl Edward Wagner Award, given at the British Fantasy Convention for "outstanding contribution to the genre." In 2014, she was named Lifetime Achievement Winner of the World Fantasy Award.  
 
In a career spanning more than twenty-five years, she has been the long-time fiction editor of Omni and more recently the fiction editor of SCIFI.COM. She has edited many successful anthologies, including Blood Is Not Enough, A Whisper of Blood, Alien Sex, Blood and Other Cravings, and, with Terri Windling, SirensQueen Victoria's Book of Spells, Snow White, Blood Red and five other titles in their adult Fairy Tales anthology series; The Green Man, The Faery Reel, and The Coyote Road for young adults; and, for younger readers, A Wolf at the Door, Swan Sister, and Troll's Eye View. She also co-edits the Year's Best Fantasy and Horror series. Ellen Datlow lives in Manhattan.


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Haunted Legends Book Trailer (long)

Darkly thrilling, these twenty new ghost stories have all the chills and power of traditional ghost stories, but each tale is a unique retelling of an urban legend from the world over.

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A book trailer for Haunted Legends, a collection of ghost stories brought together by Ellen Datlow and Nick Mamatas.

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Naked City edited by Ellen Datlow--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from the urban fantasy anthology Naked City and hear a selection from Jim Butcher's story "Curses." In this thrilling collection of original stories, some of today's hottest paranormal authors delight, thrill and captivate readers with otherworldly tales of magic and mischief. In Patricia Briggs' "Fairy Gifts," a vampire is called home by magic to save the Fae who freed him from a dark curse.

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Queen Victoria's Book of Spells

Edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling
Tor Books

An anthology featuring all-original tales of gaslamp fantasy from bestselling and award-winning authors


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Blood and Other Cravings

Edited by Ellen Datlow
Tor Books

“These seventeen mesmerizing tales, each one creepier than the next, will delight vampire and other horror fans.”  —Library Journal For those who enjoy...


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Naked City

edited by Ellen Datlow
St. Martin's Griffin

In this thrilling collection of original stories some of today’s hottest paranormal authors delight, thrill and captivate readers with otherworldly tales of...


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Haunted Legends

Ellen Datlow and Nick Mamatas
Tor Books

An anthology of all-new, fresh, original ghost stories by such award-winning, popular authors as Ramsey Campbell, Joe R. Lansdale, Richard Bowes, Jeffrey Ford,...


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Inferno

Ellen Datlow
Tor Books

Multiple World Fantasy and Bram Stoker Award-winning editor Ellen Datlow presents twenty original tales of terror


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The Dark

Edited by Ellen Datlow
Tor Books

Modern audiences have long inured themselves to fear, trained themselves to shut off their childish nighttime terrors and scoff in the face of deliberate...


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Vanishing Acts

Edited by Ellen Datlow
Tor Books

Stories by Suzy McKee Charnas, Ted Chiang, Avram Davidson, Karen Joy Fowler, Paul McAuley, Brian Stableford, and others. The theme of this anthology is...


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