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John Joseph Adams
John Joseph Adams is the series editor of BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY. He is also the bestselling editor of many other anthologies, such as ROBOT UPRISINGS, DEAD MAN'S HAND, OZ REIMAGINED, THE MAD SCIENTIST'S GUIDE TO WORLD DOMINATION, EPIC: LEGENDS OF FANTASY, OTHER WORLDS THAN... show more



John Joseph Adams is the series editor of BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY. He is also the bestselling editor of many other anthologies, such as ROBOT UPRISINGS, DEAD MAN'S HAND, OZ REIMAGINED, THE MAD SCIENTIST'S GUIDE TO WORLD DOMINATION, EPIC: LEGENDS OF FANTASY, OTHER WORLDS THAN THESE, ARMORED, UNDER THE MOONS OF MARS, BRAVE NEW WORLDS, WASTELANDS, THE LIVING DEAD, THE LIVING DEAD 2, BY BLOOD WE LIVE, FEDERATIONS, THE IMPROBABLE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES, and THE WAY OF THE WIZARD. He has been called "the reigning king of the anthology world" by Barnes & Noble, and he is a two-time winner of the Hugo Award (and has been nominated ten times) and a seven-time finalist for the World Fantasy Award. He is also the editor and publisher of LIGHTSPEED and NIGHTMARE, and is a producer for WIRED's THE GEEK'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY podcast. Recent anthologies include THE END IS NIGH (March 2014), THE END IS NOW (September 2014), THE END HAS COME (March 2015), LOOSED UPON THE WORLD (Saga, 2015), OPERATION ARCANA (Baen, 2015), PRESS START TO PLAY (Vintage, 2015), WASTELANDS 2 (Titan Books, 2015), and WHAT THE #@&% IS THAT? (Saga, 2016). In addition to his work in short fiction, he is now also the editor of John Joseph Adams Books, a new science fiction and fantasy imprint from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.Find him online at johnjosephadams.com and on Twitter @JohnJosephAdams.

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Wanda's Book Reviews rated it 3 months ago
Ranging from irreverent humor to straight out horror, What the @#&% Is That? grew from a meme on Twitter when iconic comic book artist Mike Mignola painted a monster. Nobody knew what the F it was, but they loved it.Renowned editors John Joseph Adams and Doug Cohen then asked some of the best writer...
JL's Bibliomania
JL's Bibliomania rated it 1 year ago
I heard about the short story anthologies collectively called The Apocalypse Triptich, a few months ago when I listened to the short story Enjoy the Moment by Jack McDevitt on EscapePod. From the description on the anthology website "Edited by acclaimed anthologist John Joseph Adams and bestselli...
Gene
Gene rated it 2 years ago
Please note: this review will be updated as I read more stories from the anthology.So as I mentioned this is an anthology of short fantasy stories. The collection consists of the following:Bone Eaters by Glen Cook.The tale takes part between the second and the third books of the main series. A whole...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it 2 years ago
I really like the way Adams compiled this: making a long list and then submitting those stories blind to Joe Hill to choose from. Lots of good stuff, and several new-to-me authors.Library copy
The Surly Dragon
The Surly Dragon rated it 3 years ago
If you are a gamer and a reader, you will want to delve into this anthology. I will admit that I went right to Weir's story, Twarrior, when I downloaded my NetGalley file and while I did enjoy the quick read, one of my absolute favorites turned out to be Rat Catcher's Yellows by Charlie Jane Anders...
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