Fragile things : short fictions and wonders

Book
Published 2018
Item Details
Summary:

A collection of more than twenty-five short fictional works follows a theme of the intersections between life and death, perception and reality, and darkness and light.

ISBN:
9780062699541
0062699547
Edition:
First William Morrow movie tie-in edition.
Description:
xxxiii, 360 pages : illustration ; 21 cm
Notes:
"Includes the story, 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties,' now a major motion picture"--Cover.
Contents:
Introduction
A study in emerald
The fairy reel
October in the chair
The hidden chamber
Forbidden brides of the faceless slaves in the secret house of the night of dread desire
The flints of memory lane
Closing time
Going wodwo
Bitter grounds
Other people
Keepsakes and treasures
Good boys deserve favors
The facts in the case of the departure of Miss Finch
Strange little girls
Harlequin valentine
Locks
The problem of Susan
Instructions
How do you think it feels?
My life
Fifteen painted cards from a vampire tarot
Feeders and eaters
Diseasemaker's group
In the end
Goliath
Pages from a journal found in a shoebox left in a Greyhound bus somewhere between Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Louisville, Kentucky
How to talk to girls at parties
The day the saucers came
Sunbird
Inventing Aladdin
The monarch of the glen
Credits.
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