Firebirds Soaring (Hardcover)

An Anthology of Original Speculative Fiction

By Sharyn November (Editor), Nancy Farmer, Carol Emshwiller, Sherwood Smith, Laurel Winter, Nina Kiriki Hoffman, Louise Marley, Nick O'Donohoe, Elizabeth Wein, Ellen Klages, Clare Bell, Marly Youmans, Chris Roberson, Christopher Barzak, Candas Jane Dorsey, Margo Lanagan, Jo Walton, Kara Dalkey, Nancy Springer, Jane Yolen

Firebird, 9780142405529, 592pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2009

List Price: 19.99*
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First "Firebirds." Then "Firebirds Rising." Now there is "Firebirds Soaring," the third anthology of original stories by some of today's finest writers of fantasy and science fiction. These authors, including Nancy Farmer ("The Sea of Trolls"), Ellen Klages ("The Green Glass Sea"), Margo Lanagan ("Black Juice"), and Jane Yolen ("The Devil's Arithmetic"), have brought new worlds and Old Magic to life in nineteen remarkable pieces of short fiction. Mike Dringenberg, co-creator of "Sandman" with Neil Gaiman, contributes decorative vignettes. "Firebirds Soaring"?like "Firebirds" and "Firebirds Rising"?sets the standard for short fiction for teenagers and adult fans of the genre.