Magic City: Recent Spells
Publish date: 2014-04-28
Publisher: Prime Books
Pages no: 509
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Urban Fantasy
, Short Stories
Magic City: Recent Spells Anthology, edited by Paula Guran I suspect that I wasn't the only reader who was attracted to Magic City by the popular authors displayed prominently on the cover. In retrospect, I think the collection provides precisely what it advertises: pleasant short stories from som...
This anthology took me a long time to read, because I kept putting it off. None of the stories captured my attention. They were so BORING. There are much better anthologies out there!
Visit my blog The Acciental ReaderBefore I start, I have to admit I really don't like this book. REALLY. Which is why I'm going to border on bitchy (assuming, I'll be able to control myself). You see that line I markered? ( Some of the best stories of urban enchantment from the last few years gather...
Short stories are perfect for those moments when I know I don’t have much time, and don’t have patience for interruptions (really, is there anything more exasperating than having to stop reading during a denouement? Or during a chase?) I was pleasantly surprised by how much I enjoyed this collection...
(I got a copy from NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review.) As usual when anthologies are concerned, there are stories one will like, and stories that won’t cut it at all. What I can say about this one, before I ge to the stories individually: 1) Those are reprints. If you’re relatively new...