Songs of Love and Death: All-Original Tales of Star-Crossed Love - Diana Gabaldon, Carrie Vaughn, Jacqueline Carey, Jo Beverley, Gardner R. Dozois, Mary Jo Putney, Marjorie M. Liu, Melinda M. Snodgrass, Cecelia Holland, Peter S. Beagle, Yasmine Galenorn, Linnea Sinclair, M.L.N. Hanover, Tanith Lee, Neil Gaiman, Robin Hobb, George R.R. M I enjoyed the stories however I was disappointed that the stories were so short. I know, I know, silly of me to say considering it’s a collection of short stories. All of which I must say were well written. I’m a sucker for any type of romance. I just want to be drawn into the story. Its hard when they are so short.