The brilliant new post-apocalyptic collection by master anthologist John Joseph Adams, for the first time including new stories by the edgiest modern writers.
Rediscover the golden age of the Western with this collection of four unforgettable novels of honor, adventure, and violence set against the magnificent landscapes of the American frontier
This celebration of America's literary legacy, a companion volume to Dover's 100 Great Short Stories, offers students and other readers a superb selection of short fiction by master storytellers. Contributors include Mark Twain, F. Scott Fitzgerald, O. Henry, Willa Cather, Washington Irving, Henry James, Edgar Allan Poe, Louisa May Alcott, and many others.
This collection of classic mysteries will have you turning each page with anticipation.
Classic Tales of Mystery contains eight famous stories from well-known authors, including Agatha Christie, Arthur Conan Doyle, and G. K. Chesterton. Each story presents the reader with a puzzle that can be solved only through logic and deduction, a hallmark of classic detective tales.
Strangling vines and meat-hungry flora fill this unruly garden of strange stories, selected for their significance as the seeds of the "killer plant" trope in fiction, film, and video games.$15.95ISBN: 9781617757976Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Akashic Books - May 5th, 2020
"My mom went to Berkeley in the 60s (my main tangential claim to hippiedom), so I'm psyched to see her favorite town get the Akashic noir treatment.$15.95ISBN: 9781617758089Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Akashic Books - April 7th, 2020
"The 16 tales in this entertaining Akashic noir anthology cover the entire state of Alabama...The flaws are few and far between, and as is so often the case for the series, each contributor consistently embraces the setting."
--Publishers Weekly$26.00ISBN: 9781947993877Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Agora Books - April 7th, 2020
A collection of original and riveting stories that tackle one of the most important and controversial issues of time: The Border. La frontera is full of stories. Real stories, not the ones you see in the news. The border is a powerful place where countries collide. It's a weird space of dreams, struggles, promises, lies, fear, and redemption.$15.95ISBN: 9780712352840Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: British Library Publishing - March 1st, 2020From the imaginations of Gothic short-story writers such as Edgar Allen Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Mary Shelley, and later weirdists such as H.P. Lovecraft came one of the most complex of villains—the mad scientist. Promethean Horrors presents some of the greatest mad scientists ever created, as each cautionary tale explores the consequences of pushing nature too far.$15.99ISBN: 9781848665989Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quercus Publishing - March 10th, 2020
In Carlotto's The Campagna Trail, Inspector Campagna uses an old friendship with notorious drug dealer Roby Pizzo in a Machiavellian attempt to keep the peace. But when an interfering new police chief demands Campagna bring down the Mafioso who heads Pizzoâ??s gang, Campagna must use every weapon he has to save his job â?? and his life.$11.99ISBN: 9781781087800Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Abaddon - January 21st, 2020
A contemporary and hugely relevant anthology of culturally diverse writers responding to and engaging with Kipling’s Just So Stories.
Not the tales you were told
Once upon a time, Rudyard Kipling’s Just So Stories—fantastical yarns of wondrous creatures in faraway places—bewitched children across the world. But times change.$16.00ISBN: 9781789990737Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Games Workshop - April 14th, 2020
Volume 5 of Inferno. Packed full of tales by authors old and new, an essential short fiction collection for fans of great Sci-Fi and Fantasy.