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Quarantine single work   short story   horror  
Issue Details: First known date: 2011... 2011 Quarantine
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Notes

  • Patty Jansen said of the story that:

    'Most of you will know that I wouldn't touch a vampire over-my-dead-body, and am not particularly fond of the trope in fiction either. [...]

    Anyway, Quarantine is a story I purpose-wrote when Russ invited me to contribute to this anthology. I set myself a challenge to see if I could write something about vampires. I was surprised at myself, and pleased, that I succeeded to write a story I was happy with, although I took a SF-nal approach to the theme.'

    Source: Author's website (http://pattyjansen.wordpress.com/2011/04/28/stories-purpose-written-for-themed-anthologies/). Sighted 27/5/11

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Dead Red Heart : Australian Vampire Tales Russell B. Farr (editor), Greenwood : Ticonderoga Publications , 2011 Z1770379 2011 anthology short story horror Greenwood : Ticonderoga Publications , 2011 pg. 127-138
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon New Horizons Patty Jansen , Australia : Patty Jansen , 2015 9682626 2015 selected work short story

    Collection of previously published short fiction.

    Australia : Patty Jansen , 2015
    pg. 151-164
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