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Lucy Taylor

USA flag (b.1950)

LUCY TAY­LOR was born in Rich­mond, VA, and never really got the South out of her sys­tem, as evi­denced by the fla­vor of South­ern Gothic in many of her works. Shes the author of seven nov­els, includ­ing Danc­ing with Demons, Spree, Nailed, Sav­ing Souls, Eter­nal Hearts, and the Stoker-award win­ning The Safety of Unknown Cities. Her sto­ries have appeared in over a hun­dred mag­a­zines and antholo­gies, includ­ing The Mam­moth Book of His­tor­i­cal Erot­ica, The Best of Ceme­tery Dance, Twen­ti­eth Cen­tury Gothic, The Years Best Fan­tasy and Hor­ror, and the Centurys Best Hor­ror Fiction.
Anthologies containing stories by Lucy Taylor
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Short stories
Hungry Skin
The Baku (1988)
Atrocities (1990)
Games (1992)
Heels (1992)
Bad Things Happen on Halloween (1993)
The Family Underwater (1993)
Going North (1994)
Things of Which We Do Not Speak (1994)Bram Stoker (nominee)
Windowsitting (1994)
Choke Hold (1995)
Convergence (1995)
Heat (1995)
Male-Call (1995)
Switch (1995)
Ceilings and Sky (1996)
The Five Percent People (1996)
Walled (1996)
Chattel (1997)
Visitation (1997)
The Hungry Hour (1998)
Hyena Winter (1998)
Joy Ride (1998)
Tempters (1998)

Bram Stoker Best Collection nominee (1994) : Close to the Bone
Bram Stoker Best Collection nominee (1995) : The Flesh Artist
Bram Stoker Best Short Story nominee (1995) : Things of Which We Do Not Speak
Bram Stoker Best First Novel winner (1996) : The Safety of Unknown Cities
Bram Stoker Best Collection nominee (1998) : Painted in Blood