[Ebook] ↠ The Mammoth Book of the Mummy Author Paula Guran – Loanexpress.us

The Mammoth Book of the Mummy The Mammoth Book Of The Mummy Presents A Collection Of Classic And Contemporary Tales On The Legendary Monster From The Classic Egyptian Mummies To Modern Psudo Mummies And Mummies From Other Cultures, This Will Include Stories By New And Established Writers Like Kage Baker, Ramsey Campbell, Gail Carriger, AndContentsIntroduction My Mouth Has Been Given To Me That I May Speak By Paula GuranPrivate Grave By Karen Joy FowlerThe Good Shabti By Robert SharpEgyptian Revival By Angela SlatterThe Queen In Yellow The Company Short Fiction By Kage BakerOn Skua Island By John LanganRamesses On The Frontier By Paul CornellThe Shaddowwes Box By Terry DowlingEgyptian Avenue The Diogenes Club Series By Kim NewmanThe Curious Case Of The Werewolf That Wasn T, The Mummy That Was, And The Cat In The Jar The Parasol Protectorate Universe By Gail CarrigerThe Night Comes On By Steve DuffyAmerican Mummy By Stephen Graham I Bubba Ho Tep By Joe R LansdaleFruit Of The Tomb A Midnight Louie Past Life Adventure Midnight Louie Series By Carole Nelson DouglasThe Chapter Of Coming Forth By Night By Lois Tilton And Noreen DoyleThe Mummy S Heart By Norman PartridgeThe Emerald Scarab Kamose The Magician By Keith TaylorThe Embalmer By Helen MarshallTollund By Adam RobertsThree Memories Of Death By Will Hill

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  1. says:

    The Mammoth Book of The Mummy is a collection of mummy stories but not the kind you see in the movies This is not mummies that get out of coffins and chase people around moaning These are fiction archeology stories mysteries or Egyptian historical fiction stories with twists and turns All exciting and many very suspense filled, some just thought provoking All are excellent Great collection all dealing with mummies in some fashion The beginning of the book gives a brief history of mummies The Mammoth Book of The Mummy is a collection of mummy stori...


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    Editor Paula Guran s Mammoth Book of the Mummy is as good as her Year s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror series.In this anthology I especially liked Kim Newman s Diogenes Club story, Egyptian Avenue This story is set in the 1970s, and features the mod psychic investigator Richard Jeperson Kim Newman s personification of evil, Derek Leech, plays a minor offstage part in this story, but I find Leech and his similarity to an unnamed media mogul one of the most interesting characters Newman has cr Editor Paula Guran s Mammoth Book of the Mummy is as good as her Year s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror series.In this anthology I especially liked Kim Newman s Diogenes Club story, Egyptian Avenue This story is set in the 1970s, and features the mod psychic investigator Richard Jeperson Kim Newman s personification of evil, Derek Leech, plays a minor offstage part in this story, but I find Leech and his similarity to an unnamed media mogul one of the most interesting characters Newman has created In fact, I ll take this opportunity to urge readers who like these stories to find Another Fish Story in Weird Shadows over Innsmouth, which shows Leech as a hero almost But it requires putting the fictional Derek Leech next to a real life, evil force.I really liked Eg...


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    Full disclosure I was given an ARC of this book via NetGalley in return for an honest reviewAs the characters flag up in John Langan s On Skua Island one of the short stories collected here , the mummy has never been subject to the same level of interpretation as the vampire, the werewolf or even the zombie Despite its longevity, it has never managed to be muchthan a stock monster.So what a treat this was Through the small mountain of stories collected here, we get various takes on t Full disclosure I was given an ARC of this book via NetGalley in return for an honest reviewAs the characters flag up in John Langan s On Skua Island one of the short stories collected here , the mummy has never been subject to the same level of interpretation as the vampire, the werewolf or even the zombie Despite its longevity, it has never managed to be muchthan a stock monster.So what a treat this was Through the small mountain of stories collected here, we get various takes on t...


  4. says:

    This was a collection of stories about mummies from various authors I tried several stories but I wasn t able to get into any of them The book just wasn t for me I voluntarily read and reviewed this book


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    Anthologies are tricky beasts, as every editor would readily admit.If you succeed in taming all of them into their designated or lucky positions, you get a wonderful read, maybe occasionally marred by a few drab or boring works, which one may simply choose to overlook.On the other hand, if the editor was being driven by a pompous choice or his her God forbid ideology while making the selections, the hapless reader is bound to get a very very raw deal.I have had both A lot.Fortunately, Paula Anthologies are tricky beasts, as every editor would readily admit.If you succeed in taming all of them into their designated or lucky positions, you get a wonderful read, m...


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    The Mummy What does that noun, Mummy , conjure in your mind In my very strange mind, I get side by side pictures One is the mummy I saw in the Smithsonian when I was in 7th grade many, many years ago The other is of the fantastic, wonderful Boris Karloff so very expressive while wrapped in linen The new mummy movies have not changed that second image for me When the reader thinks about mummies in literature, the reader has to put effort into it There just are not a plethora of mummy st The Mummy What does that noun, Mummy , conjure in your mind In my very strange mind, I get side by side pictures One is the mummy I saw in the Smithsonian when I was in 7th grade many, many years ago The other is of the fantastic, wonderful Boris Karloff so very expressive while wrapped in linen The new mummy movies have not changed that second image for me When the reader thinks about mummies in literature, the reader has to put effort into it There just are not a plethora of mummy stories, not like vampires, werewolves or zombies That may be because not many writers tried to work with them Thank goodness Paula Guran collected nineteen short stories that expand and twist the typical mummy in such a way that while preserving the time honored concept allows a creative spin that leaves the reader hanging on for dear life.The authors and stories in the book are That I May Speak Introduction to collection , Paula Guran Guran does an excellent job of navigating the world of mumm...


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    I had a blast reading this book It has a great range of short stories that steps away from the typical archetype people come across in pop culture i.e cursed mummy comes back to life to resurrect his lost love I really appreciated how the book had stories pertaining to different kinds of mummies, not just Egyptian ones even though that s what drew me to the book in the first place The Good Shabti by Robert Sharp and On Skua Island by John Langan were the real high lights for me This I had a blast reading this book It has a great range...


  8. says:

    I m not typically a sci fi fan BUT.I love MUMMIES This book is a collection of stories about mummies past, future, romantic, plain old MUMMY MAYHEM They re all stories from this century, so don t think this is a book about mummies from olden times I thoroughly enjoyed most of the stories, there were only about 2 3 that I personally was a little underwhelmed, but majority was great mumminess my own made up mummy word If you re in love with mummies, this is the book for you I e I m not typically a sci fi fan BUT.I love MUMMIES This book is a collection of stories about mummies past, future, romantic, plain old MUMMY MAYHEM They re all stories from this century, so don t think this is a book about mummies from olden times I thoroughly enjoyed most of the stories, there were only about 2 3 that I personally was a little underwhelmed, but majority was great mumminess my own made up mummy word If you re in love with mummies, this is the book for you I enjoy mummies the way many people enjoy zombies This is a unique collection of stories with no repetitive type stories Each unique in many ways I never thought I d read a story about romance mummies, this is just one example of how different each story is told You won t become bored with this selection Plus, since this is a collection, most stories can easily be finished for a little fright night be...


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    I won a copy of this book.I took my good old time with this book reading a story or two here and there I very much enjoyed the 19 stories in this anthology of Mummy stories The Good Shabti is my personal favorite, but the...


  10. says:

    A fun collection of mummy stories If you re into things like The Curse of the Mummy, you ll love this collection.

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