Get steeped in suspense, romance, and high Victorian intrigue as Mary goes undercover at Buckingham Palace - and learns a startling secret at the Tower of London.
Would you rather dance beneath the waves or hide your smuggled magic there? Welcome to a world of sparkling adult fantasy and science fiction stories edited by Stephanie Burgis and Tiffany Trent and featuring underwater ballrooms of one sort or another, from a 1930s ballroom to a Martian hotel to a grand rock 'n roll ball held in the heart of Faery itself.
"From the first page, I knew I was in good hands. This is my kind of fantasy — magic, adventure, and gorgeous writing. The Underwater Ballroom Society is the kind of fantasy that got me into reading fantasy."
- Patrice Sarath, Author of The Sisters Mederos
Stories in this anthology:
Ysabeau S. Wilce, "The Queen of Life"
Y.S. Lee, "Twelve Sisters"
Iona Datt Sharma, "Penhallow Amid Passing Things"
Tiffany Trent, "Mermaids, Singing"
Jenny Moss, "A Brand New Thing"
Cassandra Khaw, "Four Revelations from the Rusalka Ball"
Stephanie Burgis, "Spellswept"