Cold Days

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After a brief interlude in the afterlife, Harry Dresden’s new job makes him wonder if death was really all that bad in this novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.

Harry Dresden is no longer Chicago’s only professional wizard. Now, he’s Winter Knight to Mab, the Queen of Air and Darkness. Her word is his command. And her first command is the seemingly impossible: kill an immortal. Worse still, there is a growing threat to an unfathomable source of magic that could mean the deaths of millions.
 
Beset by enemies new and old, Harry must gather his friends and allies, prevent an apocalypse, and find a way out of his eternal subservience before his newfound infinite powers claim the only thing he has left to call his own...
 
His soul.

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An all-new Dresden Files story headlines this urban fantasy short story collection starring the Windy City's favorite wizard.

The world of Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard, is rife with intrigue--and creatures of all supernatural stripes. And you'll make their intimate acquaintance as Harry delves into the dark side of truth, justice, and the American way in this must-have short story collection.

From the Wild West to the bleachers at Wrigley Field, humans, zombies, incubi, and even fey royalty appear, ready to blur the line between friend and foe. In the never-before-published "Zoo Day," Harry treads new ground as a dad, while fan-favorite characters Molly Carpenter, his onetime apprentice, White Council Warden Anastasia Luccio, and even Bigfoot stalk through the pages of more classic tales.

With twelve stories in all, Brief Cases offers both longtime fans and first-time readers tantalizing glimpses into Harry's funny, gritty, and unforgettable realm, whetting their appetites for more to come from the wizard with a heart of gold.

The collection includes:


  *  "Curses", from THE NAKED CITY, edited by Ellen Datlow
  *  "AAAA Wizardry", from the Dresden Files RPG
  *  "Even Hand", from DARK AND STORMY KNIGHTS, edited by P. N. Elrod
  *  "B is for Bigfoot", from UNDER MY HAT: TALES FROM THE CAULDRON, edited by Jonathan Strahan. Republished in WORKING FOR BIGFOOT
  *  "I was a Teenage Bigfoot", from BLOOD LITE 3: AFTERTASTE, edited by Kevin J. Anderson. Republished in WORKING FOR BIGFOOT.
  *  "Bigfoot on Campus", from HEX APPEAL, edited by P. N. Elrod. Republished in WORKING FOR BIGFOOT.
  *  "Bombshells", from DANGEROUS WOMEN, edited by George R. R. Martin and Gardner Dozois
  *  "Jury Duty", from UNBOUND, edited by Shawn Speakman
  *  "Cold Case", from SHADOWED SOULS, edited by Jim Butcher and Kerrie Hughes
  *  "Day One", from UNFETTERED II, edited by Shawn Speakman
  *  "A Fistful of Warlocks", from STRAIGHT OUTTA TOMBSTONE, edited by David Boop
  *  "Zoo Day" - brand-new novella, original to this collection
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Publisher
Penguin
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Published on
Nov 27, 2012
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Pages
640
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ISBN
9781101617007
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Fantasy / Paranormal
Fiction / Fantasy / Urban
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Private Investigators
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