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Operation Arcana

(2015)
An anthology of stories edited by

 

"One of science-fiction's top Anthologists."
Robert Silverberg


High fantasy, contemporary and urban fantasy, fantasy action and adventure all set in a military vein by top authors including Jonathan Maberry, Tobias Buckell, Elizabeth Moon, Tanya Huff, Glen Cook, Simon R. Green, Seanan McGuire, and Linda Nagata.

In the realms of fantasy, the battlefield is where heroism comes alive, magic is unleashed, and legends are made and unmade. From the War of the Ring, Tolkien's epic battle of good versus evil, to The Battle of the Blackwater, George R.R. Martin's grim portrait of the horror and futility of war, these fantastical conflicts reflect our highest hopes and darkest fears, bringing us mesmerizing visions of silver spears shining in the sun and vast hordes of savage beasts who threaten to destroy all that we hold dear. Now, acclaimed editor John Joseph Adams is sounding the battle cry and sixteen of today's top authors are reporting for duty, spinning never-before-published, spellbinding tales of military fantasy, including a Black Company story from Glen Cook, a Paksenarrion story from Elizabeth Moon, and a Shadow Ops story by Myke Cole. Within these pages you'll also find World War I trenches cloaked in poison gas and sorcery, modern day elite special forces battling hosts of the damned, and steampunk soldiers fighting for their lives in a world torn apart by powers that defy imagination. Featuring both grizzled veterans and fresh young recruits alike, including Tanya Huff, Simon R. Green, Carrie Vaughn, Jonathan Maberry, and Seanan McGuire, Operation Arcana is a must for any military buff or fantasy fan. You'll never look at war the same way again.

CONTRIBUTORS:
Elizabeth Moon
Tobias Buckell & David Klecha
Myke Cole
Jonathan Maberry
Genevieve Valentine
Django Wexler
Yoon Ha Lee
Weston Ochse
Myke Cole
Ari Marmell
Tanya Huff
Carrie Vaughn
TC McCarthy
Glen Cook
Simon R. Green
Seanan McGuire
Linda Nagata

About John Joseph Adams:
"John Joseph Adams has become one of those editors who I know will put together something I will love to read and know that the book I'm about to purchase isn't going to let me down." - Wil Wheaton

"Merits a place on fantasy fans' bookshelves." - Publishers Weekly, on Epic: Legends of Fantasy

"A genuine triumph . . . [A] 'must buy' for every sci-fan you know." - Romantic Times, a "Top Pick" for February 2013, on The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination

 
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Paperback Editions

September 2016 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Operation Arcana (Baen)
Author(s): John Joseph Adams
ISBN: 1-4767-8199-0 / 978-1-4767-8199-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Baen
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2015 : USA Paperback
Title: Operation Arcana (BAEN)
Author(s): John Joseph Adams
ISBN: 1-4767-8036-6 / 978-1-4767-8036-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Baen
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

May 2015 : USA Audio CD
Title: Operation Arcana
Author(s): John Joseph Adams
ISBN: 1-5046-1896-3 / 978-1-5046-1896-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Skyboat Media
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2015 : USA Audio CD
Title: Operation Arcana
Author(s): John Joseph Adams
ISBN: 1-5046-1898-X / 978-1-5046-1898-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Skyboat Media
Availability: Amazon UK   

May 2015 : USA MP3 CD
Title: Operation Arcana
Author(s): Myke Cole
ISBN: 1-5046-1897-1 / 978-1-5046-1897-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Skyboat Media
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2015 : USA Audio edition
Title: Operation Arcana
Author(s): John Joseph Adams - editor, Jonathan Maberry - contributor, Elizabeth Moon - contributor
Publisher: Skyboat Media, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

February 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Operation Arcana
Author(s): John Joseph Adams
Publisher: Baen Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   



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