Thursday, February 17, 2011

Dragon's Lure anthology

Dragon's Lure
Legends of a New Age Book One
by John Grant
Keith R.A. Decandido
C.E. Murphy
Danielle Ackley-McPhail
Jeffrey Lyman
John Chambers
Jean Marie Ward
Misty Massey
CJ Henderson

Published: 2010
Publisher: Dark Quest
Genre: Fantasy, Short Stories
Paperback: 260 pages
Overall Rating: tba

Description from the amazon:
Here There Be Dragons!

What is the deal with virgins?

Why would a dragon want to swallow the moon?

Is a bed of treasure really to be desired?

At long last a collection that delves in the lore on what lures a dragon. We bring you nineteen tempting tales of draconic wonder--along with the lyrics to two classic and much-beloved songs--certain to broaden your understanding of these legendary creatures that have fascinated mankind throughout time and across cultures.

Trek across a dragon's dream space in C.E. Murphy's Perchance to Dream...Take wing in Misty Massey's Flying Away Home...and the burning question in Vonnie Winslow Crist's milk? Everything you wanted to know about dragons, but no one has survived to ask...

With stories by John Grant, Vonnie Winslow Crist, Patrick Thomas, James Chambers, Misty Massey, Danielle Ackley-McPhail, Mike Penncavage, C.E. Murphy, Hildy Silverman, Bernie Mojzes, Randy Farran, C.J. Henderson, Claire Stephens McMurray, Robert E. Waters, D.C. Wilson, Jean Marie Ward, Keith R.A. DeCandido, Anna Yardney, Jeffrey Lyman, James Daniel Ross, and David B. Coe, this is a tome you are sure to treasure!

fyi: kindle version currently available for $2.99

Baited Breath
by John Grant
Rating: 5
My two-bits:
Started off this anthology with a fun one!
I enjoyed this humorous take on what to do with an infestation of dragons - cute ones!

watch this spot: i will continue to post reviews for the rest of the short stories on this post

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