Turn the Other Chick

Turn the Other Chick

by Esther Friesner

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One good turn deserves another and those unpredictable amazons are in action again, swords sharpened, chainmail polished, and makeup in place, ready to fight the good fight on the field of battle. And if you think they're just male wish-fulfillment fantasies, you'd better say it under your breath and out of their earshot, because these barbarian babes were born to battle.

All new adventures of fearless women warriors by Eric Flint, author of 1632; Nebula-winning author Harry Turtledove; Jody Lynn Nye, co-author of the national best seller The Ship Who Won; Campbell Award-winner Wen Spencer, and many more, including the inimitable Esther Friesner herself, as fantasy adventure takes a turn for the lighter side.

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940148572800
Publisher: Baen
Publication date: 11/01/2004
Series: Chicks in Chainmail Series , #5
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 611,199
File size: 719 KB

About the Author

Esther Friesner is a winner twice over of the coveted Nebula Award (for the Years Best Short Story, 1995 and 1996), and is the author of twenty-nine novels (including the USA Today best seller Warchild) and more than one hundred short stories. She has also having edited six anthologies, including the four previous volumes in the very popular Chicks in Chainmail series for Baen: Chicks in Chainmail, Did You Say Chicks!?, Chicks n Chained Males, and The Chick is in the Mail. Her works have been published in the UK, Japan, Germany, Russia, France, and Italy. She lives in Connecticut with her husband, two children, and two rambunctious cats.

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Turn the Other Chick 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
eclecticlibrarian on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
This is the fifth book in the Chicks in Chainmail series edited by Esther Friesner. The book is a collection of 22 short stories by fantasy authors (including one by the editor) that almost all involve at least three elements: a chick (er, woman), chainmail (or other body armor), and adventure with the chick wearing said chainmail. Most of the stories are told tongue-in-cheek, with some more entertaining and coherent than others. My favorites are as follows: The Girl's Guide to Defeating the Dark Lord by Cassandra Claire - Being kidnapped by a Dark Lord can have a happy ending.The Gypsy Queen by Catherine H. Shaffer - Transgendered barbarian swordspersons find true love.Over the Hill by Jim C. Hines - Grandma Guardswoman isn't ready to retire just yet.Defender of the Small by Jody Lynn Nye - Be kind to your small fury friends.
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