Short Stories. Known for such acclaimed anthologies as the zombie-themed The Living Dead
and the multiverse-focused Other Worlds Than These
, editor John Joseph Adams turns his attention to the end of the world. This wide-ranging collection of apocalyptic science fiction short stories features the work of authors including Stephen King, Orson Scott Card, Octavia Butler, Elizabeth Bear, and Paolo Bacigalupi. Fans of high-quality science fiction, fantasy, horror, or any combination of these genres will want to pick up Wastelands
-- while libraries still exist.