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TAMSYN MUIR is the bestselling author of the Locked Tomb Trilogy, which begins with Gideon the Ninth, continues with Harrow the Ninth, and concludes with Alecto the Ninth. Her short fiction has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Shirley Jackson Award, the World Fantasy Award and the Eugie Foster Memorial Award. A Kiwi, she has spent most of her life in Howick, New Zealand, with time living in Waiuku and central Wellington. She currently lives and works in Oxford, in the United Kingdom.
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Gideon the Ninth
Tamsyn Muir - Sep 10, 2019
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The Emperor needs necromancers.The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman.Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no more time for undead bullshit.Brought up by unfriendly, ossifying nuns, ancient retainers, and countless skeletons, Gideon is ready to abandon a life of servitude and an afterlife as a reanimated corpse. She packs up her sword, ...
Harrow the Ninth
Tamsyn Muir - Aug 04, 2020
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Harrow the Ninth, the sequel to the sensational, USA Today best-selling novel Gideon the Ninth, turns a galaxy inside out as one necromancer struggles to survive the wreckage of herself aboard the Emperor's haunted space station.She answered the Emperor's call.She arrived with her arts, her wits, and her only friend.In victory, her world has turned...
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Princess Floralinda and the Forty-Flight Tower
Tamsyn Muir - Nov 30, 2020
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When the witch built the forty-flight tower, she made very sure to do the whole thing properly. Each flight contains a dreadful monster, ranging from a diamond-scaled dragon to a pack of slavering goblins. Should a prince battle his way to the top, he will be rewarded with a golden sword—and the lovely Princess Floralinda. But no prince has managed...
World of Warcraft
Folk & Fairy Tales of Azeroth
Steve Danuser, Kami Garcia, Christie Golden, Allison Irons, L.L. McKinney, Tamsyn Muir, E.C. Myers, Garth Nix, Molly Knox Ostertag, Madeleine Roux, Cathrynne M. Valente, Alyssa Wong - May 25, 2021
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Monsters, mystery, and magic abound in this stunning, illustrated collection of original fairy tales from the World of Warcraft universe, as told by an all-star cast of bestselling, award-winning storytellers.The power of stories is felt and known in every corner of Azeroth. From the windswept fields of the Eastern Kingdoms to the bustling city of ...
Heiresses of Russ 2016
The Year's Best Lesbian Speculative Fiction
A.M. Dellamonica, Rose Lemberg, Sarah Pinsker, Melissa Scott, Sonya Taaffe, Megan Arkenberg, Alyssa Wong, A.M. Dellamonica, Steve Berman - Nov 15, 2016
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The latest volume in the acclaimed Heiresses of Russ series features stories that are anything but invisible: the women in these tales are not hiding and are not easily overlooked but rather are choosing the harder path, the more dangerous route, whether that leads to love or loss or adventure. Included in these pages are stories that have won a Wo...
Far Out
Recent Queer Science Fiction and Fantasy
Paula Guran - Jul 27, 2021
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An Anthology of Recent Queer Science Fiction and Fantasy from Award-Winning Editor Paula Guran Speculative fiction imagines drastically diverse ways of being and worlds that are other than the one with which we are familiar. Queerness is a natural fit for such fiction, so one would expect it to be customarily included. That has not always been the ...
The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, July/August, 2015 (The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, #720)
Gordon Van Gelder, Rachel Pollack, Matthew Hughes, James Patrick Kelly, Naomi Kritzer, Charles de Lint, James Sallis, Paul Di Filippo, C.C. Finlay - Sep 01, 2015
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CONTENT:Novella"Johnny Rev"by Rachel PollackNovelets"The Deepwater Bride" by Tamsyn Muir"The Body Pirate" by Van Arron Hughes"The Curse of Myrmelon" by Matthew HughesShort Stories"Dixon's Road" by Richard Chwedyk"Oneness: A Triptych" by James Patrick Kelly"This Quintessence of Dust" by Oliver Buckram"Paradise and Trout" by Betsy James"The Silicon C...
Clarkesworld Magazine, Issue 111
Neil Clarke, Liu Cixin, Tamsyn Muir, Seth Dickinson, Cassandra Khaw, Sean McMullen, Walter Jon Williams - Feb 02, 2016 (first published in 2004)
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FICTION“Yuanyuan's Bubbles” by Liu Cixin, translated by Carmen Yiling Yan“Union” by Tamsyn Muir“Morrigan in Shadow” by Seth Dickinson“When We Die on Mars” by Cassandra Khaw“Technarion” by Sean McMullen“Daddy's World” by Walter Jon WilliamsNON-FICTION“A Dance with Futuristic Dragons: The Science-Fantasy Glamour of Marc Bolan and T. Rex” by Jason Hel...
Dreams from the Witch House
Joyce Carol Oates, Tamsyn Muir, Cat Hellisen, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Lucy Brady, Marly Youmans, Joyce Carol Oates, Lynne Jamneck - Sep 25, 2018 (first published in 2016)
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Featuring authors Joyce Carol Oates, Caitlín R. Kiernan, Lois Gresh, Gemma Files, Nancy Kilpatrick, Elizabeth Bear, Storm Constantine and others accompanied by the lavish color artwork of Daniele Serra, Dreams from the Witch House: Female Voices of Lovecraftian Horror is a representation of some of the finest cosmic horror and weird fiction from fe...
Some of the Best from Tor.com, 2020 edition
2020 Edition
Charlie Jane Anders, G. V. Anderson, Gregory Norman Bossert, Jeremy Packert Burke, Katharine Duckett, Brian Evenson, Carolyn Ives Gilman, Maria Dahvana Headley, Stephen Graham Jones, Justin C. Key, Naomi Kritzer, Rich Larson, Yoon Ha Lee, S. Qiouyi Lu, Usman T. Malik, Melissa Marr, Maureen F. McHugh, Tamsyn Muir, Sarah Pinsker, C. L. Polk, Matthew Pridham, Zin E. Rocklyn, Rachel Swirsky, K.M. Szpara, Lavie Tidhar, Carrie Vaughn, Fran Wilde, Claire Wrenwood, M. Rickert - Jan 05, 2021
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A collection of some of the best original science fiction and fantasy short fiction published on Tor.com in 2020.Includes stories by:Charlie Jane AndersG. V. AndersonGregory Norman BossertJeremy Packert BurkeKatharine DuckettBrian EvensonCarolyn Ives GilmanMaria Dahvana HeadleyStephen Graham JonesJustin C. KeyNaomi KritzerRich LarsonYoon Ha LeeS. Q...
Lightspeed Magazine, September 2017
Lightspeed Magazine, John Joseph Adams, Jaymee Goh, Annalee Newitz, Elizabeth Hand, Tobias S. Buckell, Genevieve Valentine, Tony Ballantyne, Tamsyn Muir, Marissa Lingen - Aug 31, 2017
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LIGHTSPEED is an online science fiction and fantasy magazine. In its pages, you will find science fiction: from near-future, sociological soft SF, to far-future, star-spanning hard SF--and fantasy: from epic fantasy, sword-and-sorcery, and contemporary urban tales, to magical realism, science-fantasy, and folktales. This month, we have original sc...
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, Volume Ten by Jonathan Strahan, Ann Leckie, Neil Gaiman, Kim Stanley Robinson, Kai Ashante Wilson
The Best Horror of the Year by Lucy Taylor, Ramsey Campbell, Margo Lanagan, Laird Barron, Dan Chaon, Ellen Datlow
Magic & Mayhem Sampler by Seanan McGuire, Cate Glass, Sarah Gailey, Duncan M. Hamilton, Saad Z. Hossain, Brian Naslund, Neon Yang, Tamsyn Muir
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2013 by Rich Horton
The Best Horror of the Year by Ellen Datlow
Zombies by Paula Guran, Jay Wilburn, Mike Carey, Stephen Graham Jones, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Neil Gaiman
Clarkesworld Year Ten by Neil Clarke, Sean Wallace
Nightmare Magazine 63 by Nightmare Magazine, John Joseph Adams, Nino Cipri, Tamsyn Muir, Matthew Kressel, Lisa Morton, Paul Jessup, Adam-Troy Castro
Tor.com Publishing 2019 Debut Sampler by C. S. E. Cooney, Katharine Duckett, Jennifer Giesbrecht, Kerstin Hall, Vylar Kaftan, Scotto Moore, Tamsyn Muir, Lina Rather, Priya Sharma, Emily Tesh
Fantasy Magazine, February 2011 by Fantasy Magazine, Cat Rambo, Jeff VanderMeer, Megan Arkenberg, An Owomoyela, Tamsyn Muir, Gio Clairval