Older than the written word and more popular than ever today, the hero story crosses cultures as an eternal constant. The New Hero gathers an unexpected team of writers, celebrated and emerging, to deliver fourteen thrilling and distinctive variations on this classic theme. Their new heroes span the spectrum from post-apocalyptic seer to post-traumatic arm-twister, from outcast vampire to steam-age... [click here for more]
In Boston, Massachusetts, an old ham radio, tuned to a dead channel, broadcasts messages from beyond the grave.
In a remote rainforest near the headwaters of the Amazon, a shaman makes contact with an alien reality.
In a library in Seven Dogs, Alaska, a mysterious codex holds the secrets of creation.
Over the last few centuries, mankind’s understanding of the universe has grown dramatically.... [click here for more]