BY JOHN JOSEPH ADAMS
When Edgar Rice Burroughs published A Princess of Mars
in 1912 (originally published as a serial in the magazine All-Story
, as Under the Moons of Mars
), he gave birth to the iconic character John Carter and his wondrous vision of Mars (or as the natives call it, Barsoom). With this setting and character, Burroughs created something that has enthralled generation after generation of readers. Now, a hundred years after the series first debuted in print, new generations of readers—thanks, in part, to the new Disney/Pixar film—are still finding and discovering the...
ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS JOHN JOSEPH ADAMS
John Joseph Adams (johnjosephadams.com) is the bestselling editor of many anthologies, such as Wastelands
, The Living Dead
, The Living Dead 2
, By Blood We Live
, The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
, Brave New Worlds
, The Way of the Wizard
, and Lightspeed: Year One
. BarnesandNoble.com named him “the reigning king of the anthology world,” and his books have been named to numerous best-of-the-year lists. He is also the editor of Lightspeed
magazine and is the...