By Rachel Caine, Rob Thurman, Kevin Hearne, Seanan McGuire, Jennifer Estep
A star-studded city myth anthology starring bestselling authors Rachel Caine, Jennifer Estep, Kevin Hearne, Seanan McGuire, and Rob Thurman, and together with Delilah S. Dawson, Kelly homosexual, Mark Henry, Hillary Jacques, Jackie Kessler, Kelly Meding, Allison Pang, Nicole D. Peeler, and Jaye Wells, whose tales discover the creepy, mysterious, and, certain, occasionally magical international of touring carnivals.
Come one, come all! The Carniepunk halfway can provide you each thrill and kick back a touring carnival gives you. yet worry now not! city fantasy’s greatest stars are right here to lead you thru this unusual and hazardous international. . . .
RACHEL CAINE’s vampires aren’t child’s play, as a naïve teenager discovers whilst her middle leads her a ways, some distance off beam in “The chilly Girl.” With “Parlor Tricks,” JENNIFER ESTEP pits Gin Blanco, the basic murderer, opposed to the Wheel of dying and a few dangerously creepy clowns. SEANAN McGUIRE narrates a poignant, airy story of a mysterious carnival that returns to a deadly city after two decades in “Daughter of the halfway, the Mermaid, and the Open, Lonely Sea.” KEVIN HEARNE’s Iron Druid and his wisecracking Irish wolfhound notice in “The Demon Barker of Wheat highway” that the impossibly healthy sounding Kansas Wheat pageant is de facto now not a fit position to hang around. With an eerie, unpredictable twist, ROB THURMAN finds the destiny of a psychopath stalking younger carnies in “Painted Love.”