The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity

The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity

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The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity by Joshua Palmatier

What if the fae were still here, living among us? Perhaps living in secret, doing their best to pass for human? Or perhaps their existence is acknowledged, but they're still struggling to fit in. How have they survived? Are they outcasts clinging to the edges of society, or do their powers ensure success in the mortal realm? Here are fourteen fabulous tales—ranging from humor to dark fantasy—that explore how the creatures of fae are fitting into the modern world.

From a mortal who offers to do internet marketing for Oberon...to a woman bent on reclaiming her baby from the Queen of the fae...to a dryad grove menaced by urban expansion...to a Selkie in need of a new home and career...these are original looks at how the world of the imagination can survive and perhaps even thrive in the everyday mortal lands.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780756407193
Publisher: DAW
Publication date: 03/06/2012
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 4.00(w) x 6.35(h) x 0.35(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Joshua Palmatier was born in PA, but now resides in NY. Palmatier started writing SF and Fantasy novels and short stories in eighth grade, and hasn't stopped writing since, mainly focusing on novels. He can be found at sff.net/people/jpalmatier/.

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The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
bookelf42 More than 1 year ago
Another solid anthology by Joshua Palmatier and Patricia Bray!  The stories in this collection run from the light-hearted to the downright creepy!  This anthology had me enthralled from beginning to end, with stories from Seannan McGuire, Anton Strout, Elizabeth Bear and Jean-Marie Ward.  Do yourself a favor and read this anthology.  Perfect for a summer time read.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Definitely worth the read