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After the King

After the King

Stories In Honor of J.R.R. Tolkien

Martin H. Greenberg; Introduction by Jane Yolen

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After the King presents an outstanding collection of new fantasy stories by an extraordinary assemblage of some of the very best writers to ever continue the tradition Tolkien began with The Lord of the Rings.

Stephen R. Donaldson, Peter S. Beagle, Andrew Nortong, Terry Pratchett, Robert Silverberg, Judith Tarr, Gregory Benford, Jane Yolen, Poul and Karen Anderson, Mike Resnick, Emma Bull, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, John Brunner, Harrr Turtledove, Dennis L. McKiernan, Karen Haber, Barry M. Malzberg, and Charles de Lint contribute to a dazzling anthology that captures the spirit and originality of Tolkien's great work.

The millions whose lives have been touched by J.R.R. Tolkien will find the same primal storytelling magic here, undiluted and running ever on.

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After the King

Reave the Just
Stephen R. Donaldson














Of all the strange, unrelenting stories which surrounded Reave the Just, none expressed his particular...

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“Excellent fantasy stories by some of the finest writers in the field, written in honor of the man whose work created the audience for today's commerical genre of fantasy.” —Orson Scott Card

“A good volume with which to introduce some to modern fantasy...diverse and entertaining..from many of the notable names in the field.” —Washington Post Book World

“There's something here for nearly everyone--even J.R.R. Tolkien.” —Locus

“A worthy homage to the man who popularized the fantasy field.” —The New York Review of Science Fiction

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About the author

Martin H. Greenberg; Introduction by Jane Yolen

Martin H. Greenberg received the Ellery Queen Award for editing in the mystery field. He published more than nine hundred anthologies and collections in the fields of mystery, science fiction, fantasy and horror. He lived in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Greenberg died in 2011.

Stephen R. Donaldson, Peter S. Beagle, Andrew Nortong, Terry Pratchett, Robert Silverberg, Judith Tarr, Gregory Benford, Jane Yolen, Poul and Karen Anderson, Mike Resnick, Emma Bull, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, John Brunner, Harry Turtledove, Dennis L. McKiernan, Karen Haber, Barry M. Malzberg, and Charles de Lint contribute to this dazzling anthology.

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