Welcome to the wide world of paranormal pastimes, where striking out might strike you dead. Editors Charlaine Harris and Toni L. P. Kelner are your announcers for this collection of the most peculiar plays ever made--including a story featuring Sookie Stackhouse and Manfred Bernardo... Sports fans live and die by their teams' successes and failures--though not literally. But these fifteen authors have written spirited--in more ways than one--tales of killer competitions that would make even the most die-hard players ask to be benched. This anthology includes tales of unusual athletics by: JAN BURKE - DANA CAMERON - ADAM-TROY CASTRO - BRENDAN DuBOIS - CHARLAINE HARRIS - TONI L. P. KELNER - CAITLIN KITTREDGE - WILLIAM KENT KRUEGER - ELLEN KUSHNER - MERCEDES LACKEY - JOE R. LANSDALE - LAURA LIPPMAN - SEANAN McGUIRE - BRANDON SANDERSON - SCOTT SIGLER.
About the Author
Charlaine Harris is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse and Midnight, Texas, fantasy/mystery series and the Aurora Teagarden, Harper Connelly, and Lily Bard mystery series. Her books have inspired HBO's True Blood, NBC's Midnight, Texas, and the Aurora Teagarden movies for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. She has lived in the South her entire life. Toni L. P. Kelner writes the Family Skeleton Mysteries as Leigh Perry and, under her own name, is the author of the -Where Are They Now?- Mysteries and the Laura Fleming mystery series. She has won an Agatha Award and a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award, and has been nominated multiple times for the Anthony, the Macavity, and the Derringer awards.