Black Heart, Ivory Bones by Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling

Black Heart, Ivory Bones

Ellen Datlow, Terri Windling

fiction fantasy short stories adventurous dark mysterious medium-paced

368 pages | first published 2000

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Hair bright as gold...Lips red as blood...Heart black as sin...Truth sharp as bone... As in their previous critically acclaimed volumes of reconsidered fairy tales, award-winning editors Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling have gathered together rema...
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