The shimmering door / edited by Katharine Kerr.

Kerr, Katharine. (Added Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0061053422
  • ISBN: 9780061053429
  • Physical Description: xii, 434 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperPrism, c1996.

Content descriptions

General Note: "All new, all original stories of sorcerers and shamans, witches and warlocks, enchanters and spell-casters, magicians and mages"--Cover.
Formatted Contents Note: Water patterns / Jo Clayton -- Water everywhere / Nina Kiriki Hoffman -- La curandera / Margaret Ball -- The bloodstone / Lawrence Watt-Evans -- Riddle in nine syllables / Karawynn Long -- Wicked cool / Connie Hirsch -- The sorcerer's apprentice / Dennis L. McKiernan -- The string game / Barbara A. Denz -- The kin of rig / Diana L. Paxson -- Family ties / Lawrence Schimel -- The voice of God / Kate Daniel -- The drowning cell / Gregory Feeley -- A time for heroes / Richard Parks -- Dance of the python / Janet Berliner -- Mrs. Langdon's diary / Constance Ash -- One late night, with jackal / Josepha Sherman -- Dead and gone / Kevin Andrew Murphy -- The hanged man / Lisa Mason -- The silicon sword / Katherine Lawrence -- Tea / Esther M. Friesner -- Wall Street wizards / Laura Resnick -- Swallow / Simon Ings -- The most beautiful girl alive / Mike Resnick and Nicholas A. DiChario -- Birds / Charles de Lint -- Dust and Sand / Dave Smeds -- Looking into the heart of light, the silence / Mark Kreighbaum -- A simple act of kindness / Kate Elliott -- The peachwood flute / Brook and Julia West -- The tenth painting / Thomas S. Roche -- A wreath of pale flowers for Vitri / Teresa Edgerton -- Hunters / Susan Shwartz -- Seven guesses of the heart / M. John Harrison.
Summary, etc.: Thirty-two fantasy stories. In Susan Shwartz's Hunters, the Greek goddess of hunting, Artemis, falls in love with a mortal, while in Karawynn Long's Riddle in Nine Syllables, a girl using magic to terminate a friend's pregnancy finds herself pregnant instead.
Subject: Fantasy fiction, American.
Occult fiction, American.