Writers of the Future Volume 35 trade paperback
Internationally acclaimed bestselling anthology of award-winning science fiction and fantasy short stories. 24 Award-Winning Sci-Fi and Fantasy Authors and Illustrators.
Winning authors: Christopher Baker, Carrie Callahan, David Cleden, Preston Dennett, Andrew Dykstal, John Haas, Kyle Kirrin, Mica Scotti Kole, Rustin Lovewell, Wulf Moon, Elise Stephens, and Kai Wolden
Winning illustrators: Aliya Chen, Alexander Gustafson, Yingying Jiang, Sam Kemp, Qianjiao Ma, Allen Morris, Jennifer Ober, Josh Pemberton, Emerson Rabbit, Christine Rhee, Vytas Vasiliauskas, Alice Wang, David Furnal, and Brian C. Hailes
Accompanied by Dean Wesley Smith, Rebecca Moesta, Mike Resnick, Rob Prior, and Echo Chernik. Edited by David Farland.
The 35th collection of winners of the Writers and Illustrators of the Future competition features expertly crafted stories and art, spanning the gamut from hardcore sci-fi to epic fantasy. Stories so fresh and new, they‘re 5-10 years ahead of the curve—the future is literally here and now.
Let your imagination run wild.
If you’re ready to travel to a universe of mystery, sacrifice, and suspense, where the laws of physics are optional, book your journey here.
On this odyssey of enchantment, enlightenment, and endless possibility, you will meet a murderer who’s out to save mankind, a cyborg who robs the dead to rescue the living, and a lost boy who holds the key to peace. Discover visions of the world, of mankind, and of the future that are sure to open your eyes.
Every illustration will touch you.
Every word will move you.
Every idea will take you by surprise.
Plus: Learn how to write or improve your craft with tips from award-winning and bestselling author and editor Mike Resnick and New York Times bestselling author L. Ron Hubbard. Internationally renown artist, Rob Prior, shares tips of the trade for aspiring illustrators.
“Writers of the Future simply is the best way to launch a career. It’s one of the forces that keep science fiction alive.” —Orson Scott Card
“This is an opportunity of a lifetime.” —Larry Elmore
“It really does help the best rise to the top.” —Brandon Sanderson
“The Writers of the Future experience played a pivotal role during a most impressionable time in my writing career.” —Nnedi Okorafor
“A terrific book, and a terrific launch to the careers of the latest batch of the very best new writers in the field.” —Robert J. Sawyer
Edited by David Farland.
24 Award-Winning Sci-Fi and Fantasy Authors and Illustrators.
Bonus stories and essays by L. Ron Hubbard, Dean Wesley Smith, Rebecca Moesta, Mike Resnick, Rob Prior and Echo Chernik.
Writers of the Future
Fantasy, Science Fiction