edited by Rosalind M. & Martin H. Greenberg
Paperback (299 pages)
Original anthology of 16 stories about dragons, with an introduction by Tad Williams.
* 7 Introduction Tad Williams
* 15 Lethal Perspective Alan Dean Foster
* 25 The Champion of Dragons Mickey Zucker Reichert
* 41 Phobiac Lawrence Schimel
* 45 Home Security Karen Haber
* 70 The Stolen Dragon Kimberly Gunderson
* 82 Cold Stone Barrow Elizabeth Forrest
* 112 Fluff the Tragic Dragon Laura Resnick
* 135 The Hidden Dragon Barbara Delaplace
* 156 Take Me Out to the Ball Game Esther M. Friesner
* 187 The Dragons Skin Ruth Berman
* 205 Shing Li-ung Tanya Huff
* 243 Concerto Accademico Barry N. Malzberg
* 253 Dragons Destiny Josepha Sherman
* 275 Between Tomatoes and Snapdragons Jane M. Lindskold
* 285 The Trials and Tribulations of Myron Blumberg, Dragon Mike Resnick
* 295 Straw into Gold: Part II Mark A. Kreighbaum & Dennis L. McKiernan
This is the original paperback for which the painting was commissioned. The picture has since appeared on many sites labelled Smaug over Torreon, and no amount of rectifying on my part seems to help.
So, once and for all folks, it ain't Smaug, and that's not Torreon. It does have the distinction of being my very first job for an American paperback, though...