I am very excited to announce that my short story “The Empty Grave” will be part of the amazing lineup of a new noir/crime/horror anthology, Hardboiled Horror, edited by my good pal Jonathan Maberry. In addition to a story by Maberry himself, this anthology of original tales of mystery and the supernatural, features an all-star lineup, including:
- Alethea Kontis, New York Times bestselling author of The Dark-Hunter Companion (with Sherrilyn Kenyon) and multi-award winning author of the Books of Arilland
- Chris Ryall is the creative director of IDW Publishing and the author of the classic Zombies Vs Robots and Rom Space Knight comics.
- Dana Fredsti, author of Spawn of Lilith and the Ashley Parker post-apocalyptic thrillers.
- Heather Graham Pozzessere, NY Times bestselling author of paranormal romance, horror and mystery.
- Jim Beard writer of adventure fiction and choice licensed tie-in works such as Spider-Man, Planet of the Apes, and X-Files.
- Jacopo della Quercia, is the author of The Great Abraham Lincoln Pocket Watch Conspiracy and License to Quill, and a scholar with the New York Council for the Humanities.
- JT Gilstrap, New York Times bestselling and ITW Thriller Award-winning author of the Jonathan Grave thriller series.
- Jon McGoran, is the author of the Doyle Carrick thrillers Drift, Deadout, and Dust Up, as well as Spliced, a YA science fiction thriller coming out in 2017, and the forensic thrillers Body Trace, Blood Poison, and Freezer Burn, written under the pen name D. H. Dublin.
- Josh Malerman, celebrated author of critically acclaimed novel, The Bird Box, as well Goblins, Black Mad Wheel and others.
- Kevin J. Anderson, #1 International best-selling author of the Dune Series, X-Files, Star Wars and Hellhole.
- Lois Gresh, New York Times Bestselling Author and USA Today Bestselling Author (thrillers) of Sherlock Holmes vs. Cthulhu: The Adventure of the Deadly Dimensions
- Nancy Holder, New York Times bestseller and five-time Bram Stoker Award winning author of Buffy, Saving Grace and many more.
- Rachel Caine, international best-selling author of the Morganville Vampires novels as well as a host of other popular works in multiple genre.
- Scott Sigler, NY Times bestselling author of Infection and the Generations Trilogy.
- Seanan McGuire, New York Times bestselling author and winner of the John W. Campbell Award, as well as the Hugo and Nebula awars. She is the author of the October Daye and InCryptid series and, writing as Mira Grant, the celebrated Newsflesh serie.
- Max Allan Collins Jr., Grand Master from the Mystery Writers of America; multi-award winning novelist and short story writer, and the official posthumous collaborator of Mickey Spillane.
- Matthew Clemens is the USA Today bestselling co-author of twenty-three novels with Max Allan Collins, including the CSI: Crime Scene Investigation series and the TV novelizations of Criminal Minds, Bones, Dark Angel, and CSI: Miami.
The publication date is November 24, 2017, but you can preorder it now!