Dreams Underfoot The Newford Collection Author:Charles de Lint [MP3-CD audiobook format in Vinyl case. NOTE: The MP3-CD format requires a compatible audio CD player.] — Myth, music, and magic -- and dreams underfoot -- *A collection of nineteen stories — Welcome to Newford -- to the music clubs, the waterfront, and the alleyways where ancient myths and magic spill into the modern world. Gemmins live in abando... more »ned cars and skells traverse the tunnels below, while mermaids swim in the grey harbor waters and fill the cold night with their song. Come meet Jilly, painting wonders in the rough city streets; and Geordie, playing fiddle while he dreams of a ghost; and the Angel of Grasso Street, gathering the fey and the wild and the poor and the lost.
Like Mark Helprin's A Winter's Tale and John Crowley's Little, Big, Dreams Underfoot, a collection of nineteen stories, is a must-read book, not only for fans of urban fantasy but for all who seek magic in everyday life.« less
I don't often read fiction, but this author is one of my favourites, due to the vivid imagery that's used in everyone of his stories. If you like fantasy with an occult, dark and relatable theme, try it out.