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Single White Vampire Seeks Same (Henry Fitzroy #5.2)

3.46  ·  Rating details ·  109 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
This collection of original short stories by 13 of today's top fantasy writers offer their take on the "personals", of supernatural creatures hooking up through personal ads for love, romance -- and blood-letting.
Paperback, 317 pages
Published January 1st 2001 by DAW
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I got this for the Newford story by Charles de Lint “Trading Hearts at the Half Kaffee Café.” Lyle and Mona meet each other through Lyle’s personal ad. Their friends tell them not to be honest with each other on the first date, but when Mona tells Lyle that she draws a cartoon, Lyle tells Mona that he is a shapechanger, a werewolf. Mona gets freaked out, Lyle saves her from others of his kind and things are better. Tanya Huff’s Henry Fitzroy places an ad and a succubus answers it, in “Someone to ...more
Rebecca McNutt
Not original by any stretch of the imagination, but this book has a few good moments here and there. For the most part it was just choppy writing and dull characters, nothing special to get excited about.
As with any anthology of short stories, most people will have some stories that they favor, and some that they regret wasting time on, this anthology is no different. My personal favorites were "Fireflies" and "Wereotica," my least favorites were "Deja Vu" and "Secret Identities." But I won't waste time critiquing such a varying array of stories, authors, and methods of tale-telling. No, instead I intend to critique the editors. The editors did an absolutely horrible job of doing their job. The ...more
May 26, 2015 marked it as borrowed-not-kept
Shelves: 2001
♦ "Someone to Share the Night" (Henry Fitzroy) by Tanya Huff collected in Relative Magic and Blood Bank - read 4/5/2001 reread 2/28/2015
♦ Secret Identities by Nina Kiriki Hoffman collected in e-book Wild Talents- read 4/6/2001
♦ Trading Hearts at the Half Kaffe Café (Newford) by Charles de Lint collected in Tapping the Dream Tree and available FREE at - read 5/7/2001

Personals Wishes • shortstory by Mickey Zucker Reichert
Folk Lure • novelette by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
A Kiss at Midnight • n
Jan 17, 2016 rated it liked it
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På en måte gått litt ut på dato på grunn av personal ads. Men ellers var historiene litt tidløse.
Apr 30, 2013 marked it as mt-tbr
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This is a fun collection of paranormal romance short stories with the personal ads as a unifying theme.
Jul 05, 2013 rated it liked it
The stories were fun but not exactly what I was looking for from this anthology.
Feb 15, 2013 rated it liked it
Shelves: vampire, anthology
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Martin Harry Greenberg was an American academic and speculative fiction anthologist. In all, he compiled 1,298 anthologies and commissioned over 8,200 original short stories. He founded Tekno Books, a packager of more than 2000 published books. In addition, he was a co-founder of the Sci-Fi Channel.

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