From Lovecraft to Borges to Gaiman, a century of intrepid literary experimentation has created a corpus of darkish and weird tales that go beyond all identified style barriers. jointly those tales shape The Weird, and its practitioners contain a number of the maximum names in 20th and twenty-first century literature.
Exotic and esoteric, The bizarre plunges you into darkish domain names and brings you eyeball to eyeball with surreal monstrosities. you will not locate any elves or wizards here...but you will discover the most important, boldest, and downright so much unusual tales from the final hundred years sure jointly within the greatest bizarre assortment ever assembled.
The bizarre features a hundred and ten tales through an all-star solid, from literary legends to foreign bestsellers to Booker Prize winners: together with William Gibson, George R. R. Martin, Stephen King, Angela Carter, Kelly hyperlink, Franz Kafka, China Miéville, Clive Barker, Haruki Murakami, M. R. James, Neil Gaiman, Mervyn Peake, and Michael Chabon.
The Weird is the winner of the 2012 international myth Award for most sensible Anthology