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The Privilege of the Sword audiobook

Narrated by Ellen Kushner and Barbara Rosenblat, this lush "illuminated production" features the voice talents of Felicia Day, Joe Hurley, Katherine Kellgren, Nick Sullivan . . . and Neil Gaiman! Original music by Nathanael Tronerud.

From SueMedia Productions for Neil Gaiman Presents/ACX.

Audie Award Finalist, Multi-voiced Performance

Swordspoint audiobook

Narrated by Ellen Kushner, this exciting new "illuminated production" features Simon Jones, Katherine Kellgren, Nick Sullivan, Dion Graham and more.

From SueMedia Productions for Neil Gaiman Presents/ACX.

Audie Award Winner, Audio Drama

The World of Riverside

The Fall of the Kings

The Fall of the Kings



The Privilege of the Sword

Welcome to Bordertown

all-new stories of the Borderlands
edited by Holly Black & Ellen Kushner
with a new introduction
by series creator Terri Windling

"The origin node for smart urban fantasy." -- Cory Doctorow

13 all-new interconnected stories,
1 graphic story & 8 poems
Catherynne M. Valente and more

Now available as an Audiobook

Audie Award Finalist, Short Stories

The Witches of Lublin

A new musical audio drama
by Ellen Kushner, Yale Strom & Elizabeth Schwartz
original music by Yale Strom

featuring Tovah Feldshuh, Simon Jones & Neil Gaiman

Now available on

The Man with the Knives

A chapbook from Temporary Culture, this short story concludes the events begun in Swordspoint.

This limited-edition volume features artwork by Thomas Canty.
Read it online at

Thomas the Rhymer

Ellen Kushner's award-winning novel
of myth, music and magic

“Elegant and beautiful...a magical tour de force
shot through with strange melodies.” —Neil Gaiman

“A modern classic of storytelling prose.”

Thomas the Rhymer, Bantam edition, 2004

A new way of supporting work that falls in the interstices of traditional genre boundaries!

The Endicott Studio

An interdisciplinary organization dedicated to the creation and support of mythic art.

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