Today, Grim Oak Press is proud to publish Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdoms edited by John Joseph Adams. It joins our other fine anthologies, and I couldn't be prouder of that fact. John has put together a great new anthology, filled with diverse and dynamic SF&F stories by some of the best writers working today. It's not all fantasy, it's not all science fiction. It's some of each, sure to please all.
Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdom is available as a hardcover as well as an ebook. Links are here:
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“Here be dragons . . . and a lot of stories that would make a dragon blink. A fascinating kaleidoscope of people and places and Things That Might Have Been—or Might Be.” —Diana Gabaldon, New York Times bestselling author
From Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea to Journey to the Center of the Earth, from the fabled island of Avalon to the lost oasis of Zerzura, from The Land That Time Forgot to the golden city of El Dorado, storytellers have long imagined what exists beyond the edges of the map.
The need to seek and discover the unknown is embedded in who we are, no matter the culture or era. To celebrate this sense of wonder, award-winning editor John Joseph Adams has gathered together some of the best SF&F writers working today, collecting adventure and mystery in this spectacular anthology. With original contributions from Kate Elliott, Tobias S. Buckell, Dexter Palmer, E. Lily Yu, Jonathan Maberry, and a dozen more, there are short stories sure to enthrall every reader.
Explore the rich tradition begun centuries ago with this all-new compilation full of imagination and delights. What lies beyond the edge of the unknown? Only you, brave reader, can find out.
Featuring new tales by today's masters of SF&F:
- Tobias S. Buckell
- James L. Cambias
- Becky Chambers
- Kate Elliott
- C.C. Finlay
- Jeffrey Ford
- Theodora Goss
- Darcie Little Badger
- Jonathan Maberry
- Seanan McGuire
- An Owomoyela
- Dexter Palmer
- Cadwell Turnbull
- Genevieve Valentine
- Carrie Vaughn
- Charles Yu
- E. Lily Yu
Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdoms is available as a hardcover at Amazon, B&N, and other fine bookstores. This edition will only have 3000 copies produced and you will want to order it from your favorite retailer. The anthology also has an ebook. And the anthology will have a 250-copy limited edition signed by all contributors and John Joseph Adams, which won't go on sale until the signature pages are nearly complete. Right now, 6/18 contributors have signed, which means the pre-order date won't be until June 2022 if all goes well.
Go! Order now! I'm really excited about Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdoms. I grew up on these types of stories, handed down from my grandfather and father. Hope you enjoy John's new anthology as much as I did!
Publisher & Creative Director