A Readers Guide To Fantasy
by Michael Franklin
A Reader's Guide to Fantasy: A comprehensive source of writers and works from the magical to mystical to supernatural for every lover of fantasy
Contents include: Foreword by Poul Anderson.
Chapter 1. Robert E.Howard, Howard Philips Lovecraft, J.R. R. Tolkien & Co.: Profiles of hundreds of authors whose words both established classics & exciting new arrivals, are currently available.
Chapter 2. Ayesha to Zimiamvia: Sequels, trilogies, tetralogies, and series - woven around characters, worlds, or universes.
Chapter 3. Beyond the Fields We Know, There And Back Again, That Old Black Magic: The major categories of fantasy - from adventures in magical realms, to stories of magic in our everyday lives, to tales of the supernatural.
Chapter 4. The 7 League Shelf: The best of the old and new from the finest writers.
Chapter 5. Half My Daughter & the Hand of My Kingdom: A complete list of prize-winning fantasy fiction.
Chapter 6. Who Goes to the Wood Beyond the World: An authoritative history of fantasy - the literary beginnings, today's golden age and things to come.