The Fairy Cake Contest (Theater Books)

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See also homosexuality; queer science fiction Les Chroniques de 1'Hudres (Cote), 54 Les Corps communicants (Guitard), 53 Les Jours de 1'ombre (Pelletier), 53 Lessing, Doris, 38, 203-4 Levesque, Louise, 54 Lindgren, Astrid, 204-5 Lindsay, Norman, 23 373 Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy Volume 2: Entries Linzner, Gordon, 284 Lions of Al-Rassan, The (Kay), 51 Lisey's Story (King), 186 Little Mermaid, The (film), 262 Liuing Blood, The (Due), 90 Lo cunto de li cunti (Basile), 109 Long Tomorrow, The (Brackett), 35 V Operation fabuleus (de Lamirande), 54 Lord of the Rings (film), 295, 302 Lord of the Rings (Tolkien), 102-4, 253, 301-2; fan fiction and, 112-13 lost-colony stories, 206-8, 269 "Lottery, The," 175 Lovecraft, H.
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The Fisherman's Dream - Illustrated Fairy Tale: Water fairy

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This might have been remedied, had his father placed him under the superintendence of a permanent tutor. How 'invisible' do cloaking fields make your ships? Fading Suns throws out any distinction between science fiction and fantasy, though the closer the narration veers toward omniscient, the more likely something is to sound like sci-fi. They crowded to see, to hear him, and to sing his praises. One sister is happy to live vicariously through his stories, while the other resents not being able to live such an exciting life herself.
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Cinderella Stories Around the World (Multicultural Fairy

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K., 264 Clingerman, Mildred, 52 Cloned Liues (Sargent), 81 cloning, 81; immortality and, 216-17; in science fiction films, 113-15 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (film), 116 Clouen Hooues (Lindholm), 67 Cobbett, William, 203 Coffee, Lenore, 102 Cole, Sir Henry, 261 Coleman, Shirley Gibson, 82 Coleridge, Mary Elizabeth, 31-32 Coleridge, Samuel, 14 Coleridge, Sara, 29 College of Magics, A, 70 colonialism: in science fiction, 74, 76; science fiction and, 197-200 Combs, Holly Marie, 144 Comerford, Sherna, 280, 281 comics, 54-60; fantasy and science fiction in, x; female heroes in, 182-84; gaming and, 168; girl heroes in, 273-75; Modern Age of, 84-87; Post-Golden Age of, 84-92; Silver Age of, 84 "Coming of Age on Karhide" (Le Guin), 220 commedia dell'arte, fantasy literature and, 69 "commodified femininity," in comics, 90-91 Communism, 39; in science fiction films, 115-18 computer games, 160-61 Conan stories, 39, 47 Conan the Barbarian comics, 85 Conan the Barbarian (film), 107 Conan the Destroyer (film), 107 Conde, Maryse, 193, 251 "Coney Island of the Mind, A" (McHugh), 80 Conjunctions, 39, 72 Conjure Wife (Leiber), 41 Connelly, Jennifer, 108 "Conquest of Gola" (Stone), 234 console gaming, 160-61 Constantine, Storm, 81 Consumed, Reduced to Beautiful Grey Ashes (Addison), 199 contes de fees (French fairy tales), 12-13 Contes di Cottman IV (Holdom), 283 "Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy," 193 Convergence Culture, xi Coogan, Jackie, 137 "Cook Cooked, The" (Taylor), 37 Cooke, Rose Terry, 30 Coolidge, Martha, 105 Cooper, Susan, 69, 265 Corflu convention, 305 Corinne poets, 24-25 Corpse Bride, The (film), 105 cosmological figures, in medieval literature, 10 Coulson, Buck, 283 Coulson, Juanita, 280, 283, 288 "Council of Dogs, The," 27 335 Women in Science Fiction and Fantasy Volume 1: Overviews Counselman, Mary Elizabeth, 47 "Countess Lamberti, The" (Howitt), 32 Courtney Crumrin (Naifeh), 273 Cox, Marion, 280 Cramer, Kathryn, 83 Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 263 Crane, Walter, 262 Cravens, Gwyneth, 75 Crawford Award, 64, 67, 70-71 "Creatures of Light," 234 Creed, Barbara, 118 "Cristabel" (Coleridge), 14 Cronenberg, David, 222, 224 Crosby, Denise, 139 Crosby, Janice C, 245 CrossGen Comics, 88 Crossing the Line (Traviss), 218 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (film), 186 Crowell, Dr.
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The Case of the Counterfeit Criminals: The Wollstonecraft

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Salvatore Taking place in the Forgotten Realms setting of Dungeons & Dragons fame, this trilogy first introduced readers to one of the best loved fantasy characters of all time, the dark elf Drizzt Do’Urden. The caveat, of course, is that in many cases it's entirely appropriate for your character to have a longer name. This is the most comprehensive list of epic fantasy series that you can find. (listed alphabetical by author) The North Wind is a beautiful woman, and Diamond rides in her long, flowing hair to a land where it is always May.
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The Sweet Adventures of Henry P. Twist

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In Tituba, Conde creates an autobiographical transcription of Tituba's life, including her initiation into a healing type of witchcraft. She has written on vampires in literature and numerous topics in librarianship and has published poetry in jour- nals such as Concho River Reuieu;, Borderlands, and Classical Outlook. Legal prowess FTW!) And second, I had to remind myself that it’s not fair to compare this book to Pride and Prejudice or other literary masterpieces. The wrath of our ancestors, for example, was coloured gules; it broke forth in acts of open and sanguinary violence against the objects of its fury.
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Amulet Keepers (TombQuest, Book 2)

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THE FEMALE HERO IN FILM Holly Hassel Since the 1902 science fiction film Le voyage dans la lune (A Trip to the Moon), science fiction and fantasy films have been dominated by male heroes. In the BBC's Big Read, four Discworld novels were in the top 100, with another ten in the next 100. Flora had a large and unqualified share of the good old man's sympathy. Heinlein, especially in his juve- niles, as an alternative voice, citing his female hero in Podkayne of Mars (1963) or his erstwhile female starship captain in "The Menace from Earth."
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Dead Upon a Time

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All this prepares him to face the darkness, con- front it, and usually defeat it. The webmaster has no desire to edit, fix or argue with anyone about them. Before that, it was dominated by trans- lations and original adventure tales modeled after European writers such as Jules Verne and H. Whedon developed Buffy on the premise of inverting the horror film formula in which young girls are typi- cally depicted as helpless, hysterical victims of violence.
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The Black Cauldron: The Prydain Chronicles, Book 2

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She became just another faceless, sexualized female victim. Realistic stories also use the journey motif, but only in fantasy journeys do magical things occur. While interest in Marie and her works continues to grow, biographical knowledge of this problematic twelfth- century author remains minimal. I was in college at the time, and I soon discovered the legendary Terminus run of Weird Tales magazine (famously edited by Schweitzer and the late George Scithers).
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Island Of Legends (Turtleback School & Library Binding

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The sequel, The Children of God, appeared in 1998, the year Russell was awarded the John W. These days, just seeing the word Elf or Dwarf on the back-cover can be an instant turn-off to the reader. Published by Razorbill. (YA). “Fate of Flames” by Sarah Raughley. It is unnecessary to add, that he threw aside his weapon, and greeted Waverley with a hearty embrace. Usually involves a very large cast of characters and spans a vast area of a fantastical world.
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Time of the Witch

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Legends will be a superhero team-up show, rather than focussing on one hero as its predecessors have done. His light-coloured embroidered coat, and superbly barred waistcoat, his brigadier wig, surmounted by a small gold-laced cocked-hat, completed his personal costume; but he was attended by two well-mounted servants on horseback, armed with holster-pistols. Fantasy films often have an element of magic, myth, wonder, escapism, and the extraordinary.
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