|Dart-Thornton's novella 'The Enchanted' appears in
'Legends of Australian Fantasy', edited by Jack Dann.
In the misty forests of winter, strange creatures lurk behind snow-laden trees and beneath every frozen pool...
Don’t you go down by the river, my darling,
Authors include Sean Williams, Kim Wilkins, Isabelle Carmody, Garth Nix, John Birmingham, Jennifer Fallon, D.M. Cornish, Ian Irvine and Juliet Marillier.
Nor through bluebell woods to the old ruined mill.
Those are the haunts of the strangers, my darling,
As ancient as starlight, they linger there still...
Edited by Jack Dann.
||So many voices; so many worlds ... Australia's internationally bestselling fantasy writers take you on a few side roads with favourite characters from the worlds you already know and love ...
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