A Martian mining colony. A sailing ship plying the Void between planets. A mad alchemist unleashing an ancient evil. What more do you want?
Bryony Adams is destined to be murdered, but fortunately Fate has terrible marksmanship. Mercedes M. Yardley’s Pretty Little Dead Girls: A Novel of Murder and Whimsy is a dark, lovely fairy tale with lyrical language and a high body count.
Daniel Marcus has published stories in many genre venues. He is the author of the collection, Binding Energy, and the novels Burn Rate and A Crack in Everything. Daniel was a Campbell finalist and is on the SFF faculty at Gotham Writers’ Workshop.