One of the finest practitioners in fantasy fiction working today, Rosemary Edghill has been enthralling audiences around the world with her artful blend of rich mythological and historical lore deftly blended with characters that leap off the page and demand to be heard. Five Star is pleased to present this new collection of her finest short fantasy works, including: The Piper at The Gate -- Mary Frances Baynes longs all her life for Real Magic and finally achieves it ... at a price; The Intersection Of Anastasia Yeoman and Light -- A midlist SF-writer-turned-successful-editor gets a glimpse of the way her life could have gone; The Long Divorce of Steel -- In the Edge, men live by the blade, and only the best become professional duelists. For Nain Cinchon -- a man without either swordskill or magic -- to destroy one of them, it will take everything he has; Prince of Exiles -- The story of Ator, Jannifer, Ancel, and the Grail, set in Ancient Britain and told by the son that Ator tried to kill as an infant. These stories, and many more, show the extraordinary voice and talent of Rosemary Edghill in this exciting new collection of her work. Book jacket.