Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales

Category: Book
Edited By: Grant, Gavin J.
Edited By: Link, Kelly
Subject:  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy / Dark Fantasy
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / General
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Monsters
  YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Short Stories
Audience: young adult
Publisher: Candlewick
Published: August 2019
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 480
Size: 9.00in x 6.50in
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$ 18.99
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From The Publisher*"Some of these tales are moving, others terrifying. . . . Long after the last page is turned, these tales will linger in readers' brains, in their closets, under their beds, and in the shadows." - School Library Journal (starred review)

Predatory kraken that sing; band members and betrayed friends who happen to be demonic; harpies as likely to attract as repel. Welcome to a world where humans live side by side with monsters. Here you'll find an architect of hell on earth, spectral boy toys, a Maori force of nature, and a landform that claims lives. Fifteen top voices in speculative fiction explore the intersection of fear and love in a haunting, at times hilarious, darkly imaginative volume.

With monstrous stories by:

M. T. Anderson
Paolo Bacigalupi
Nathan Ballingrud
Holly Black
Sarah Rees Brennan
Cassandra Clare
Nalo Hopkinson
Dylan Horrocks
Nik Houser
Alice Sola Kim
Kathleen Jennings
Joshua Lewis
Kelly Link
Patrick Ness
G. Carl Purcell