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October in the Chair

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October in the Chair

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Author: Neil Gaiman
Publisher: Bard College, 2002

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Book Type: Short Story
Genre: Fantasy / Horror
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Locus Award winning and WFA nomintated short story.

As the Months gather for their regular meeting their personalities shine as stories are exchanged and October tells his siblings the story of a little boy who ran away and befriended a ghost.

The story originally appeared in the anthology Conjunctions 39: The New Wave Fabulists (2002), edited by Peter Straub and Bradford Morrow. It has been reprinted many time and can also be found in the anthologies:

It is included in the collections Fragile Things (2006) and M is for Magic (2007).


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