THE 2ND COMING

Vol. 2 

 Edited by Edward J. McFadden 

1-890096-13-X, $14 US

 

 

SF & fantasy collected from Pirate Writings magazine. The stories are not about Pirates, nor are they “pirated”. Pirate is more indicative of the attitude  & ambition that set the magazine apart from the rest & made it one of the best small press speculative fiction magazines of its day. Featuring the talents of:

 

Linda D. Addison

    Bram Stoker award winner!

    Author of:

  • Consumed, Reduced to Beautiful Grey Ashes

  • Animated Objects  

Paul DiFilippo 

    Author of:

  • The Steampunk Trilogy

  • Ribofunk

  • Lost Pages 

  • Fractal Paisleys 

  • Little Doors 

Tom Piccirilli

    Multiple Bram Stoker award winner! 

    Author of:

  • A Choir of Ill Children

  • The Night Class

  • Grave Men

  • The Dead Past

  • The Deceased

  • Sorrow’s Crown

Mike Resnick

    Hugo Award Winner!

    Author of:

  • The Return of Santiago

  • The Widowmaker 

  • The Outpost 

  • A Chronicle of a Distant World Series

  • Kirinyaga: A Fable of Utopia & For I Have Touched the Sky (Tales of Kirinyaga , No 2)

  • A Chronicle of A Distant World

  • Editor of many anthologies

 

Josepha Sherman

       Best Selling Author!

    Author of:

  • Star Trek: Vulan’s Forge & Star Trek: Vulcan’s Heart.

  • Many books in the Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Highlander, and Xena series.

Allen Steele

    2 time Hugo Award Winner!

    Author of:

  • Lunar Descent

  • Coyote:  A Novel of Interstellar Exploration

  • Labyrinth of Night

  • The Jericho Iteratium

Patrick Thomas

    Author of:

  • Murphy’s Lore : Tales From Bulfinche’s Pub, Fool’s Day, Throught the Drinking Glass, & Shadow of the Wolf.

  • The Wildsidhe Chronicles: Welcome to the Wildsidhe and Double Cross:

  • Exile and Entrance

 

Also featuring the talents of

 Brendon Adams • Kathryn J. Brown • G. William Cromer  • Steve Hamilton  • J.L. Hanna  • Anthony J. Howard • Brett Hudgins  • Mary Soon Lee • Lyn Lifshin  • Edward J. McFadden • Brian Plante   • Arthur J. Scott •  Christopher Stires  • Jeffrey Valka

 

Cover art by Brian Durfee

 

Praise for Pirate Writings

“EXCELLENT.” 

-SCIENCE FICTION CHRONICLE        

    

“FABULOUS...QUITE AN ACHIEVEMENT.”

-DEAN R. KOONTZ

 

“SIGN ON UNDER THE FLAG OF McFADDEN’S JOLLY ROGER NOW!”  

-ASIMOV’S

 

Check out the rest of the Best of Pirate Writings Series and Decontructing Tolkien:

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