Experts in the genres of mythic and speculative fiction, Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling have edited numerous anthologies for readers of all ages. Together and individually they have won abundant honors, including multiple World Fantasy, Hugo, and Bram Stoker Awards.
Ellen Datlow has also received the British Fantasy Society's Karl Edward Wagner Award for "outstanding contribution to the genre." She lives in New York City.
Terri Windling is the recipient of the Science Fiction Writers Association's Solstice Award for outstanding contributions to the speculative fiction field. She lives in Devon, England.
The variety of stories in this book is interesting, to say the least. Some are closer to horror than I would like but the few that are squarely pegged in fantasy still lean in a... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Margaret Moore
Most of the stories were good and I enjoyed them, but as a whole I wasn't enraptured. I did love how the tales brought back the old stereotypes of vampires, the counting and... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Growing_hair
Really well curated collection, while geared toward YA I think the overall tone and writing quality is much more adult (in a good way). Read morePublished 16 months ago by V. Dalpe
Sorry for the pun... couldn't resist! A great collection of vampire stories ranging from creepy to funny. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Kimberly Alexis Buckley
I ended up randomly choosing to check this book out at the library last week, not expecting much from it as I haven't been very into vampires lately. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Kayla
The moment I opened the book I was pleasantly surprised by the spectacular introduction. I usually skip over anthology intros because, well, they're boring. Read morePublished on November 26, 2011 by Amanda Jade
Some vampires always have sharp, pointy teeth, so it's easy to recognize them. Then there are others that have teeth that don't get sharp or pointy until they are ready to strike,... Read morePublished on June 8, 2011 by Teen Reads