Engraved on the Eye: Fantastical Short Stories by Saladin Ahmed

Engraved on the Eye: Fantastical Short Stories

bySaladin Ahmed

Kobo ebook | September 13, 2012

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Stories to Captivate the Imagination: Welcome to the worlds of Saladin Ahmed
A medieval physician asked to do the impossible. A gun slinging Muslim wizard in the old West. A disgruntled super villain pining for prison reform. A cybernetic soldier who might or might not be receiving messages from God. Prepare yourself to be transported to new and fantastical worlds.

The short stories in this collection have been nominated for the Nebula and Campbell awards. They’ve been reprinted in The Year’s Best Fantasy and other anthologies, recorded for numerous podcasts, and translated into several foreign languages. Now they are collected in one place for the first time. Experience for yourself the original voice of one of fantasy’s rising stars!

“Ahmed’s characters…are a terrific blend of the realistic and the awesomely magical.” — io9

“[Ahmed is] revitalizing the fantasy genre with fresh perspectives and original stories.” — Library Journal

“Ahmed’s debut masterfully paints a world both bright and terrible." — Publishers Weekly

“An arresting, sumptuous and thoroughly satisfying debut.” — Kirkus Reviews

Throne of the Crescent Moon (DAW, 2012)

Title:Engraved on the Eye: Fantastical Short StoriesFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 13, 2012Publisher:Ridan PublishingLanguage:English

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Entertaining little book The quality if the short stories in this collection range from the good to the very good. Some are fantasy, some science fiction, one weird western. All are well written, entertaining, and different. I hugely enjoyed the book.
Date published: 2013-04-30