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The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Eleventh Annual Collection (The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror #11 - year 1998)

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Collects fantasy, horror, fairy tales, and gothic stories chosen from the past year, including works by Ursula K. LeGuin, Neil Gaiman, and Bill Lewis.
Paperback, 640 pages
Published July 15th 1998 by Saint Martin's Press (first published July 1998)
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Sarah
This book in the long-running series of best of the year anthologies showcases the authors favorite stories from 1997. There are some really good stories in here.

My favorite by far was Safe by Gary A Braunbeck. This story was about a shooting and its ramifications and it actually made me cry – a rare thing with her story. This is horrible remember for a long time.

Another good story was Mbo by Nicholas Royale, which was about an African vampire type creature that preys off tourists.

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Marie
This book was made for my attention span. The short stories were lovely, and the poetry scattered about was fitting. I didn't read the massive foreword at the front, it was almost 1/5 of the book, but I'm sure it had glowing reviews of the works included.

My favourite stories were:
"I am Infinite, I Contain Multitudes", by Douglas Clegg; "The Fall of the Kings" by Ellen Kushner and Delia Sherman (these happened to be the two of the gay-themed ones); "The Sin of Elijah" by Steve Stern and "Spanky'
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The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror (11th Annual Collection) (Paper) by Ellen Datlow (1998)
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Ellen Datlow has been an award-winning editor of short science fiction, fantasy, and horror for over twentyfive years.

She is editor of the Best Horror of the Year and has edited or co-edited a large number of award-winning original anthologies. Her most recent are Supernatural Noir, Naked City, Blood and Other Cravings, The Beastly Bride, Teeth, Trolls Eye View, and After (the last three with Ter
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