Games Creatures Play
By Charlaine Harris
Charlaine Harris and award-winning mystery writer Toni Kelner have collected stories that feature ghostly players, bloodthirsty interruptions, and competitions with deadly outcomes, from some of the top writers in the fantasy, horror, crime and mystery genres.
Everyone plays something - whether it's solitaire or squash or stockcar racing, World of Warcraft or World Wrestling Entertainment tournaments, darts or dodgeball. Games bring out the best in us, the worst in us, the thing-we-never-expected in us. Human beings just naturally like to test their limits, both mental and physical - and why should the supernaturals be any different?
In their latest anthology international superstar Charlaine Harris and award-winning mystery writer Toni Kelner have collected stories that feature ghostly players, bloodthirsty interruptions, and competitions with deadly outcomes, from some of the top writers in the fantasy, horror, crime and mystery genres. Game on!
Charlaine Harris writes the No. 1 Sunday Times and internationally bestselling paranormal fantasy series featuring Sookie Stackhouse (the basis for the HBO series True Blood), among others. She lives in Texas.
Toni L.P. Kelner is the Agatha Award-winning author of the 'Where are they now?' and 'Laura Fleming' mystery series. She was awarded a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award and has coedited four very successful fantasy/mystery anthologies with Charlaine Harris. She lives in Massachusetts, USA.
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06 Nov 2014
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Jo Fletcher Books
'A solid collection filled with enjoyable, quirky and fun-packed stories. As always, Harris and Kelner have commissioned the best the genre has to offer' Andromeda's Offspring. — Andromeda's Offspring
'As usual the talent within is top notch and when edited by two top notch names in the genre, all round gives it a seal of quality that you can't ignore. Great stuff' Falcata Times. — Falcata Times
'Harris and Kelner consistently manage to pull together a quality collection of short stories. 4**** of 5' Vampire Book Club. — Vampire Book Club
'I really enjoyed this anthology. Get ready, get set and go ... pick up a copy today' BookdOut. — BookdOut