The Stealer of SoulsMichael Moorcock
fantasy > dark fantasy + sword and sorcery, short stories
A collection of linked novellas.
- The Dreaming City (1961)
- While the Gods Laugh (1961)
- The Stealer of Souls (1962)
- The Kings in Darkness (1962)
- The Flame Bringers (1962)
DANGER, SINISTER MAGIC... AND THE MIGHTIEST SWORD OF ALL
Meet Elric, the most unusual hero in the great tradition of swashbuckling fantasy. Elric, the albino sorcerer and battle-thirsty prince. Elric, doomed beyond hope to wander a world of barbarism and treachery. Elric, seeker of impossible goals, fighter of savage battles, and embitter... more »ed poet. Elric... and his wonderful sword, Stormbringer, which holds its owner in a powerful, magical grip...
FIVE MAGNIFICENT, HAUNTING STORIES
Michael Moorcock (born 1939) is a prolific English writer primarily of science fiction and fantasy. Moorcock's most popular works have been the Elric novels, starring the character Elric of Melniboné. In 2008 the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America named him as a Grandmaster of SF.
Elric :: Series
A series of stories and novels written by Michael Moorcock and featuring or pertaining to Elric of Melniboné beginning in 1961 and continuing on and off for over forty years to the present. During this period Moorcock has filled in gaps within the chronology of the original series as published in Science Fantasy magazine, as well as periodically revising and occasionally retitling both individual stories and books.