Fierce, fiery, fascinating…ten tales of fantasy’s most powerful creatures.

A collection of dragon stories from some of the masters of the fantasy genre includes contributions from James P. Blaylock, Avram Davidson, Tanith Lee, Lucius Shepard, and L. Sprague De Camp.

“Draco, Draco” by Tanith Lee
“Two Yards of Dragon” by L. Sprague de Camp
“Mrs. Byres and the Dragon” by Keith Roberts
“A Handful of Hatchlings” by Mark Sumner
“Covenant With a Dragon” by Susan Casper
“Paper Dragons” by James P. Blaylock
“Up the Wall” by Esther M. Friesner
“Lan Lung” by M. Lucie Chin
“Climacteric” by Avram Davidson
“The Man Who Painted the Dragon Griaule” by Lucius Shepard

Cover Art by Ron Miller

This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incidents is purely coincidental.

First printing, August 1993

Printed in the United States of America

eISBN: 978-1-62579-143-6

Copyright 2013 by Gardner Dozois and Jack Dann

All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form.

Electronic version by Baen Books