The Poison Eaters and Other Stories - Holly Black (Paperback)

And Other Stories

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Product Details

Barcode
9781442412323
Department
Books
Released
22 Mar 2011
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Holly Black
Theo Black (Illustrator)
Subtitle
And Other Stories
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Edition
Reprint
Language
English
Number of Pages
212
Dimensions
210 x 140 x 19mm (191g)

Annotation

A collection of short stories includes two dark tales set in the world of Tithe, a tour of a fairy market, and the story of a girl who challenges the devil to a competitive eating match.

Summary

Poisonous girls whose kisses will kill. A fateful eating contest with the devil. Faeries who return to Ironside, searching for love. A junior prom turned bacchanalia. In twelve short stories, eerie and brimming with suspense and unexpected humor, Holly Black twists the fantastical creatures you thought you knew in ways you&;ll never expect.

Juvenile Fiction

General Subject
Juvenile Grades 10-12 Ages 15+
BISAC Subject 1
Juvenile Fiction / Short Stories
BISAC Subject 2
Juvenile Fiction / Fantasy & Magic
BISAC Subject 3
Juvenile Fiction / Fairy Tales & Folklore / General
Library Subject 1
Fantasy fiction, American.
Library Subject 2
Fantasy.
Library Subject 3
Short stories.
Academic Subject 1
Teen's Fiction / Fantasy
Academic Subject 2
Teen's Short Story Collections
Dewey Classification
[Fic]

Author Bio

Black, Holly: - Holly Black is the author of bestselling contemporary fantasy books for kids and teens. Some of her titles include The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), the Modern Faerie Tales series, the Curse Workers series, Doll Bones, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, The Darkest Part of the Forest, the Magisterium series (with Cassandra Clare), and the Folk of the Air series. She has been a finalist for the Mythopoeic Award, a finalist for an Eisner Award, and the recipient of both an Andre Norton Award and a Newbery Honor. She lives in New England with her husband and son in a house with a secret door. Visit her at BlackHolly.com.