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JOHN JOSEPH ADAMS is the bestselling editor of Wastelands, Under the Moons of Mars,Seeds of Change, The Living Dead, The Way of the Wizard, By Blood We Live,and The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. He's a two-time finalist for the Hugo and a three-time finalist for the World Fantasy Award. He is also the publisher and editor ofLightspeed Magazine, and the co-host of Wired.coms The Geeks Guide to the Galaxy podcast. He lives in Coastal Central California.
From Victor Frankenstein to Lex Luthor, from Dr. Moreau to Dr. Doom, readers have long been fascinated by insane plans for world domination and the madmen who devise them. Typically, we see these villains through the eyes of good guys. This anthology, however, explores the world of mad scientists and evil geniusesfrom their own wonderfully twisted point of view.
An all-star roster of bestselling authorsincluding Diana Gabaldon, Daniel Wilson, Austin Grossman, Naomi Novik, and Seanan McGuire twenty-two great storytellers all toldhave produced a fabulous assortment of stories guaranteed to provide readers with hour after hour of high-octane entertainment born of the most megalomaniacal mayhem imaginable.
Everybody loves villains. Theyre bad; they always stir the pot; theyre much more fun than the good guys, even if we want to see the good guys win. Their fiendish schemes, maniacal laughter, and limitless ambition are legendary, but what lies behind those crazy eyes and wicked grins? Howand whydo they commit these nefarious deeds? And why are they so set on taking over the world?
If youve ever asked yourself any of these questions, youre in luck: Its finally time for the madmens side of the story.
|Genre||FICTION / Science Fiction / Short Stories|
|Publisher Date||2013-02-19 00:00:00.0|
|Unit weight||0.9 lb|
|Subtitle||Original Short Fiction for the Modern Evil Genius|
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