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Adams, John Joseph 1976-

Overview
Works: 49 works in 142 publications in 3 languages and 9,857 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Science fiction  Short stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction, English  Short stories, English  Steampunk fiction 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor
Classifications: PS648.Z64, 813.0876208
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Joseph Adams
Wastelands : stories of the Apocalypse by John Joseph Adams( Book )

9 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of short stories from such authors as Stephen King, Orson Scott Card, John Langan, and Octavia E. Butler that focus on the end of the world
The living dead( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories about zombies includes contributions by Clive Barker, Laurell K. Hamilton, Stephen King, and Neil Gaiman
The mad scientist's guide to world domination : original short fiction for the modern evil genius by John Joseph Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of original horror tales featuring "evil genius" archetype characters intent on ruling the world features contributions by Diana Gabaldon, Daniel Wilson, and Austin Grossman
By blood we live by Glen Duncan( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gathers together the best vampire literature of the last three decades from many of today's most renowned authors of fantasy, science fiction, and horror, including Stephen King, Garth Nix, and Neil Gaiman
Robot uprisings by Daniel H Wilson( Book )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As real robots creep into our lives, so does a sense of fear--we have all wondered what horrifying scenarious might unfold if our technology were to go awry. This anthology brings to life the half-formed questions and fears we all have about the machines we live with. With contributions by Alan Dean Foster, Charles Yu, Hugh Howey, Daniel H. Wilson, Corey Doctorow, Ian McDonald, Ernie Cline, Jeff Abbott, Robin Wasserman, and Anna North, Robot Uprisings contains meticulously described, exhilarating trips to futures in which humans can only survive by being more clever and tenacious than the rebellious machines they have unwittingly created"--
The living dead 2 by Patricia Nunes( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories about zombies includes contributions by Clive Barker, Laurell K. Hamilton, Stephen King, and Neil Gaiman
Press start to play by Daniel H Wilson( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A groundbreaking anthology of short stories from award-winning writers and game-industry titans who have embarked on a quest to explore what happens when video games and science fiction collide. From text-based adventures to first-person shooters, dungeon crawlers to horror games, these twenty-six stories play with our notion of what video games can be-and what they can become-in smart and singular ways
The improbable adventures of Sherlock Holmes by John Adams( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features short stories about Sherlock Holmes and Watson solving mysteries where a particular piece has been changed, which alters the course of the story and conclusion
Federations : vast, epic, interstellar( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of short stories that focus on the idea of vast intergalactic societies, from such authors as Orson Scott Card, John C. Wright, Robert Silverberg, Anne McCaffrey, and Lois McMaster Bujold
Brave new worlds( Book )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects short stories on civilization invading and dictating citizens lives, from authors including Shirley Jackson, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., and Geoff Rymann
Lightspeed : year one( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects short stories from Lightspeed, the online science fiction magazine
The best American science fiction and fantasy 2015 by Joe Hill( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Science fiction and fantasy enjoy a long literary tradition, stretching from Mary Shelley, H. G. Wells, and Jules Verne to Ray Bradbury, Ursula K. Le Guin, and William Gibson. In The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy award-winning editor John Joseph Adams delivers a diverse and vibrant collection of stories published in the previous year. Featuring writers with deep science fiction and fantasy backgrounds, along with those who are infusing traditional fiction with speculative elements, these stories uphold a longstanding tradition in both genres - looking at the world and asking, What if . . . ?"--provided by publisher
Under the moons of Mars : new adventures on Barsoom by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of original stories featuring the Edgar Rice Burroughs character John Carter, an Earthman who suddenly finds himself on a strange new world, Mars
The way of the wizard by John Joseph Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Witches, warlocks, sorcerers, necromancers-- enter a world where anything is possible. Experience the trill of power, the way of the wizard, in these thirty-two spellbinding tales, written by some of today's most magical talents
Dead man's hand : an anthology of the weird west by Orson Scott Card( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The weird, wild west--an American frontier populated by gunslingers, rattlesnakes, outlaws, zombies, aliens, time travelers, and steampunk! Twenty-three of science fiction and fantasy's hottest and most popular authors create all-new tales, written exclusively for this anthology. Aliens and monsters, magic and science are introduced to the old west, with explosive results
Other worlds than these : stories of parallel worlds by John Joseph Adams( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of science fiction parallel world stories features works by such prominent authors as Stephen King, Orson Scott Card, George R.R. Martin, and Joyce Carol Oates
Epic : legends of fantasy( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fall of empires, the rise of champions; great beasts stirring beneath the hills, gods walking, the world torn asunder. Epic fantasy is storytelling at its biggest. From creation myths and quest sagas to the fantasy novels of today, these are the stories that express our greatest hopes and fears, and inspire us with their timeless values of courage and friendship in the face of ultimate evil
The improbable adventures of Sherlock Holmes by John Adams( Recording )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of mystery and the imagination detailing the adventures of the world's most famous detective, Mr.Sherlock Holmes."
Loosed upon the world : the Saga anthology of climate fiction by John Joseph Adams( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of twenty-six short stories exploring the future of climate change and its effects on life on Earth includes contributions from Margaret Atwood, Paolo Bacigalupi, and Kim Stanley Robinson
A guide to the practice of the Court of Chancery under the Chancery (Ireland) Act, 1867 : general orders and regulations : together with approved precedent of costs and index by John Joseph Adams( Book )

6 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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John Joseph Adams American science fiction critic

John Joseph Adams Amerikaans criticus

John Joseph Adams Science fiction critic

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The living deadBy blood we liveThe living dead 2The improbable adventures of Sherlock HolmesFederations : vast, epic, interstellarBrave new worldsLightspeed : year oneThe way of the wizardThe improbable adventures of Sherlock Holmes