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'''''After the King: Stories In Honor of J.R.R. Tolkien''''', is a Festschrift anthology published to celebrate the centenary of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s birth. The book contains nineteen short stories of fantasy and science fiction, and also includes an introduction on the role of Tolkien for the genre of fantasy.
 
'''''After the King: Stories In Honor of J.R.R. Tolkien''''', is a Festschrift anthology published to celebrate the centenary of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s birth. The book contains nineteen short stories of fantasy and science fiction, and also includes an introduction on the role of Tolkien for the genre of fantasy.
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*Note: None of the short stories are set in, or directly related to, Tolkien's [[legendarium]].
 
==Contents==
 
==Contents==
 
*Introduction ([[wikipedia:Jane Yolen|Jane Yolen]])
 
*Introduction ([[wikipedia:Jane Yolen|Jane Yolen]])
 
*"Reave the Just" ([[wikipedia:Stephen R. Donaldson|Stephen R. Donaldson]])
 
*"Reave the Just" ([[wikipedia:Stephen R. Donaldson|Stephen R. Donaldson]])
*"Troll Bridge" ([[wikipedia:Terry Pratchett|Terry Pratchett]])   
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*"Troll Bridge" ([[Terry Pratchett]])   
 
*"Long Night's Vigil at the Temple" ([[wikipedia:Robert Silverberg|Robert Silverberg]])
 
*"Long Night's Vigil at the Temple" ([[wikipedia:Robert Silverberg|Robert Silverberg]])
 
*"The Dragon of Tollin" ([[wikipedia:Elizabeth Ann Scarborough|Elizabeth Ann Scarborough]])
 
*"The Dragon of Tollin" ([[wikipedia:Elizabeth Ann Scarborough|Elizabeth Ann Scarborough]])
*"Faith" ([[wikipedia:Poul Anderson|Poul]] and [[wikipedia:Karen Kruse Anderson|Karen Anderson]])
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*"Faith" ([[Poul Anderson|Poul]] and [[wikipedia:Karen Kruse Anderson|Karen Anderson]])
 
*"In the Season of the Dressing of the Wells" ([[wikipedia:John Brunner (novelist)|John Brunner]])
 
*"In the Season of the Dressing of the Wells" ([[wikipedia:John Brunner (novelist)|John Brunner]])
 
*"The Fellowship of the Dragon" ([[wikipedia:Patricia A. McKillip|Patricia A. McKillip]])
 
*"The Fellowship of the Dragon" ([[wikipedia:Patricia A. McKillip|Patricia A. McKillip]])
*"Decoy Duck" ([[wikipedia:Harry Turtledove|Harry Turtledove]])
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*"Decoy Duck" ([[Harry Turtledove]])
 
*"Nine Threads of Gold" ([[wikipedia:Andre Norton|Andre Norton]])
 
*"Nine Threads of Gold" ([[wikipedia:Andre Norton|Andre Norton]])
*"Conjure Man" ([[wikipedia:Charles de Lint|Charles de Lint]]; story starts with a quote from Tolkien)
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*"Conjure Man" ([[Charles de Lint]]; story starts with a quote from Tolkien)
 
*"Silver or Gold" ([[wikipedia:Emma Bull|Emma Bull]])
 
*"Silver or Gold" ([[wikipedia:Emma Bull|Emma Bull]])
*"Up the Side of the Air" ([[wikipedia:Karen Haber|Karen Haber]])
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*"Up the Side of the Air" ([[Karen Haber]])
*"The Naga" ([[wikipedia:Peter S. Beagle|Peter S. Beagle]])
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*"The Naga" ([[Peter S. Beagle]])
 
*"Revenge of the Sugar Plum Fairies" ([[wikipedia:Mike Resnick|Mike Resnick]])
 
*"Revenge of the Sugar Plum Fairies" ([[wikipedia:Mike Resnick|Mike Resnick]])
 
*"Winter's King" (Jane Yolen)
 
*"Winter's King" (Jane Yolen)
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*"Death and the Lady" ([[wikipedia:Judith Tarr|Judith Tarr]])
 
*"Death and the Lady" ([[wikipedia:Judith Tarr|Judith Tarr]])
 
*"Halfling House"([[wikipedia:Dennis L. McKiernan|Dennis McKiernan]])
 
*"Halfling House"([[wikipedia:Dennis L. McKiernan|Dennis McKiernan]])
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After the King: Stories In Honor of J.R.R. Tolkien
After the King.jpg
AuthorMartin H. Greenberg, Jane Yolen (eds.)
PublisherTor Books
ReleasedNovember 15, 1991 (1st ed.)
FormatHardcover
Pages448
ISBN978-0312851750

After the King: Stories In Honor of J.R.R. Tolkien, is a Festschrift anthology published to celebrate the centenary of J.R.R. Tolkien's birth. The book contains nineteen short stories of fantasy and science fiction, and also includes an introduction on the role of Tolkien for the genre of fantasy.

  • Note: None of the short stories are set in, or directly related to, Tolkien's legendarium.

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