"Plague of Zombies" coming in October!
Diana Gabaldon's upcoming Lord John story, a novella titled "Lord John and the Plague of Zombies", finally has an official publication date!
According to George R.R. Martin's blog, the DOWN THESE STRANGE STREETS anthology containing "Plague of Zombies" will be published in October, 2011. (No, I don't know the exact date. I'll post here when I find out.)
Here is the table of contents, courtesy of George R.R. Martin's blog:
- "The Bastard Stepchild" (introduction), by George R.R. Martin
- "Death by Dahlia," by Charlaine Harris
- "The Bleeding Shadow," by Joe R. Lansdale
- "Hungry Heart," by Simon R. Green
- "Styx and Stones," by Steven Saylor
- "Pain and Suffering," by S.M. Stirling
- "It's Still the Same Old Story," by Carrie Vaughn
- "The Lady Is a Screamer," by Conn Iggulden
- "Hellbender,"by Laurie R. King
- "Shadow Thieves," by Glen Cook
- "No Mystery, No Miracle," by Melinda Snodgrass
- "The Difference Between a Puzzle and a Mystery," by M.L.N. Hanover
- "The Curious Affair of the Deodand," by Lisa Tuttle
- "Lord John and the Plague of Zombies," by Diana Gabaldon
- "Beware the Snake," by John Maddox Roberts
- "In Red, With Pearls," by Patricia Briggs
- "The Adakian Eagle," by Bradley Denton
For more information about "Zombies", look here. There are excerpts on Compuserve here, if you're interested.
As soon as I see that DOWN THESE STRANGE STREETS is available for pre-order on Amazon, I'll post the link here.
It looks like this is going to be a busy fall, with "Zombies" and hopefully also LORD JOHN AND THE SCOTTISH PRISONER to look forward to!
Please spread the word to anyone else who may be interested. Thanks!