Details for Songs of Love and Death
Songs of Love and Death: All Original Tales of Star Crossed Love
Gallery (November 16, 2010)
In this star-studded cross-genre anthology, seventeen of the greatest modern authors of fantasy, science fiction, and romance explore the borderlands of their genres with brand-new tales of ill-fated love.
Look also for stories by New York Times bestselling romance authors Jo Beverley and Mary Jo Putney, and by such legends of the fantasy genre as Peter S. Beagle and Tanith Lee, as well as many other popular and beloved writers, including Jim Butcher, Neil Gaiman, Diana Gabaldon, Marjorie M. Liu, Jacqueline Carey, Carrie Vaughn, and Robin Hobb. This exquisite anthology, crafted by the peerless editing team of George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, is sure to leave you under its spell.
“The Demon Dancer by Mary Jo Putney features the by far sweetest couple in the whole collection.”
Rike Horstmann, allaboutromance.com
“Part Harold and Maud, “The Demon Dancer” follows a young Guardian and the elderly Guardian woman he has come to care for in an impossible way as they hunt down a demonic Succubus. The relationship between the two leads was touching in a regretful hopeless way. They cared deeply for the other and mourned a love that could never be. One of my favorites in the bunch.. “
Bridget Hopper, Amazon.com