The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook

The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird: free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird: epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird: A Compendium free, Weird: A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleFrom Lovecraft to Borges to Gaiman, a century A Compendium PDF/EPUB Â of intrepid literary experimentation has created a corpus of dark and strange stories that transcend all known genre boundaries Together these stories The Weird: Kindle - form The Weird, and its practitioners include some of the greatest names in twentieth and twenty first century literatureExotic and esoteric, The Weird plunges you into dark domains and brings you Weird: A Compendium PDF/EPUB ¶ face to face with surreal monstrosities You won t find any elves or wizards herebut you will find the biggest, boldest, and downright most peculiar stories from the last hundred years bound together in the biggest Weird collection ever assembled The Weird featuresstories by an all star cast, from literary legends to international bestsellers to Booker Prize winners including William Gibson, George R R Martin, Stephen King, Angela Carter, Kelly Link, Franz Kafka, China Mi ville, Clive Barker, Haruki Murakami, M R James, Neil Gaiman, Mervyn Peake, and Michael ChabonThe Weird is the winner of theWorld Fantasy Award for Best Anthology.


10 thoughts on “The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories

  1. Zach Zach says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleWatching the number of characters I can fit into this textbox dwindle away as I review each story is creating a feeling of anxiety entirely appropriate to this book Thanks, goodreads Alfred Kubin, The Other Side excerpt , 1908 translation, Austria Set somewhere on Earth in the fictional city of Pearl, this story featured an interesting juxtaposition of a straight forward, almost newsprint esque voice addressing the successive plagues of s


  2. Mark Mark says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleAn interesting collection of Weird Fiction covering over a century of work, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer I m slowly tackling this one and rating each story as I go along The Other Side excerpt 1908 Alfred Kubin 2 stars The Screaming Skull 1908 F Marion Crawford 3 stars The Willows 1907 Algernon Blackwood 3 stars Sredni Vashtar 1910 Saki 4 stars Casting the Runes 1911 M.R James 3 stars How Nuth Would Have Practised His Art Upon the Gnoles 1912 Lord Dunsany An interesting collection of Weird Fiction covering over a century of work, edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer I m slowly tackling this one and rating each story as I go along The Other Side excerpt 1908 Alfred Kubin 2 stars The Screaming Skull 1908 F Marion Crawford 3 stars The Willows 1907 Algernon Blackwood 3 stars Sredni Vashtar 1910 Saki 4 stars Casting the Runes 1911 M.R James 3


  3. Yorgos St. Yorgos St. says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleYou are right I did not read the whole thing but anything below 5 stars is a crime.Still reading it Yes, it s awesome My only complaintsNo Gene Wolfe or Arthur Machen stories and yet there is one by GRR Martin Weird indeed..


  4. Mark Mark says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleThis is the most comprehensive and eclectic story collection of the sub genre to date Many will comment on this book s size It is over a thousand pages of fairly small text, usually in two columns per page Weird Tales style , 750 000 words of weirdness from writers in over eighteen different countries There are stories that are known, stories that are much less known and some stories translated into English for the first time A huge collection of stories and a variety of authors from all ov This is the most comprehensive and eclectic story collection of the sub genre to date Many will comment on this book s size It is over a thousand pages of fairly small text, usually in two columns per page Weird Tales style , 750 000 words of weirdness from writers in over eighteen different countries There are stories that are known, stories that are mu


  5. Jim Jim says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleI would rank this at the same exalted level as Manguel s excellent BLACK WATER anthologies not just another horror anthology, but a true tribute to weird literature throughout the world By turns tender and terrifying, straight faced and satirical, graceful and grotesque, awe inspiring and devastating, the stories in this wide ranging volume are capable of producing one dizzying revelation after another, as they explore the height, depth and breadth of the unfettered human imagination.


  6. Nancy Oakes Nancy Oakes says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleMassive shrieks of delight As far as a humongous collection of weird tales, it just don t get better than this, folks Seriously Even considering the 1152 double columned pages, its heft not at all comfortable for reading in bed and the couple of months it took me to get through this weighty tome, it was all worth it While every anthology has a few stories that a reader s not going to like, overall this one is a 5 5 star collection, worth every moment it took to read and certainly worth ev


  7. Fiona Fiona says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleRTC, because this book is freaking massive and deserves for me to spend some time on it Buddy read with the good folks over at Spells, Space and Screams.


  8. Alan Alan says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleYou feel eyes on you Weird is an affect We know it when we feel it It s constrained neither by level of culture there is pulp here, and there is haute literature, by Bruno Schulz, Tagore Leonora Carrington nor by nationality, nor subject matter Certainly there are monsters but there is emotion and character and monsterless places too Supernature is strong, but by no means t


  9. Ed Erwin Ed Erwin says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleDamn it I checked this out to read one single story, but I m too tempted by the others to skip them I m gonna have to read at least the ones by James Tiptree, Joanna Russ, Michel Bernanos, Amos Tutuola,.


  10. Skylar Phelps Skylar Phelps says:

    The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories eBook weird free, compendium kindle, strange free, dark book, stories kindle, The Weird epub, A Compendium pdf, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark StoriesWeird A Compendium free, Weird A Compendium of Strange free, The Weird A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories KindleIf you are fascinated by imaginative fiction like me, especially the stranger, sometimes darker side of the imagination, then I strongly recommend this collection It is HUGE and granted, some of the stories are better than others but this book has changed my reading life forever.


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