Booksellers, librarians, bloggers, and reviewers get THE SCARLET CIRCUS, the fourth volume in the legendary Jane Yolen’s award-winning short fiction series with an introduction by Brandon Sanderson
Review copies of THE SCARLET CIRCUS by Grandmaster Jane Yolen are now available via EDELWEISS and NETGALLEY.
by Jane Yolen
Introduction by Brandon Sanderson
ISBN: Print: 978-1-61696-386-6 Digital: 978-1-61696-387-3
Published: February 2023
Available Format(s): Trade Paperback and Digital Books
Jane Yolen is, simply, a legend.—Catherynne M. Valente, author of The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own
The Scarlet Circus, the fourth volume in Yolen’s award-winning short fiction series brings you passionate treasures and unexpected transformations. This bewitching assemblage, with an original introduction from Brandon Sanderson, is an ideal read for anyone who appreciates witty, compelling, and classic romantic fantasy.
The Hans Christian Andersen of America—Newsweek
A rakish fairy meets the real Juliet behind Shakespeare’s famous tragedy. A jewelry artist travels to the past to meet a successful silver-smith. The addled crew of a ship at sea discovers a mysterious merman. More than one ignored princess finds her match in the most unlikely men.
From ecstasy to tragedy, with love blossoming shyly, love at first sight, and even love borne of practical necessity—beloved fantasist Jane Yolen’s newest collection celebrates romance in all its glory.
The Aesop of the twentieth century—The New York Times
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Sans Soleil
- Dusty Loves
- Unicorn Tapestry
- A Ghost of an Affair
- Dark Seed, Dark Stone
- The Sword and the Stone
- The Sea Man
- Memoirs of a Bottle Djinn
- Peter in Wonderland
- The Erotic in Faerie: The Footnotes