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Er created by a child out of his fevered imagination gobbles up anything or anyone that makes a sound The Coveti residents of an alien world pois. I first read this book many years ago the edition pictured in fact and now I discover that old paperback edition has some value in the used book trade The book is worth than dollars to me I value Henderson as a woman writer of fantasy and as a writer who chose often to write stories with children Not everyone is interested in reading about children but like stories without pets or people who seem to have no job I often find myself reading novels and stories about people who do not live on my street As if only children should read stories with children in them or that having a dog in a story meant it had to be about dogs; as if everyone has a living not dependent on paychecks This last is awkward since I live in an area with a surprising population of entitled white people who do not actually need to workThese are charming principled startling sweet scary amazing stories I have shared the title story with high school students for years and it is a treasure—worth the price just for that one I have read that Orson Scott Card credits Henderson as one of the literary mentors leading to Ender's Game I am not surprised

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The Anything BoxOned by the intrusion of the stranger from Earth The Beast Hill an ordinary mound of earth except that its grass resembles fur and doesn't it mov. I was inspired to re read for the umpteenth time my battered tattered faded and falling apart copy of this book and it is just as much of a jewel as I remember it beingHer stories are firmly set in the real world even when that real world contains as it so often does the marvellous the extraordinary and the miraculous

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The Anything Box Read & download È PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ´ Don't open The Anything Box unless you're prepared for the unexpected The Grunder a thing of horror which if defeated restores love The Noise Eater created by a child out of his fevered imagination gobbles up anything or anyone that makes a sound The Coveti residenDon't open The Anything Box unless you're prepared for the unexpected The Grunder a thing of horror which if defeated restores love The Noise Eat. 32013 I read Walking Aunt Daid through tears oh who am I kidding through sobs the other night to a teenaged boy If I never do another thing in my life it's okay Henderson's that good I've dipped and supped throughout the book in the days since I read that story and as always I marvel that Henderson isn't revered isn't celebrated with parades and sparklers on her birthday There are so many brilliant stories in this collection alone Seriously READ ZENNA HENDERSON Read her right now2008 Henderson was brilliant I was looking in the mirror the other day and the plethora of wrinkles got me thinking of her short story Walking Aunt Daid which had a profound effect on my teenaged self I wondered what it would be like to read from middle age I like to play with fire you seeAnd I read it I did and it tore great heaving sobs from me The bitterness at the heart of it is so hurtful so bruised and ultimately so universal And one feels for the boys generation upon generation of themI can't read this very often Then again I don't need to because I carry it with me every step of the way