Announcing the Book of the Dead
I’m delighted to share the news that I have a new story coming out in Jurassic’s next collection, The Book of the Dead, alongside another stellar line-up of genre specialists, including David Bryer, Jesse Bullington, Paul Cornell, Lou Morgan and Molly Tanzer.
Niall Alexander got the scoop at Tor.com and shares all the details here. My story, entitled "Akhenaten Goes to Paris", tells the story of a … well, you’ll just have to wait until October to find out more.
From the Tor.com article:
If you loved [The Lowest Heaven,] that inspired and inspiring anthology—as I indubitably did—you’re going to be over the bloomin’ moon about this new book! It’s another anthology of original short fiction, with an equally telling title—a lot like this column, come to think of it—and I’ve got so much more than what it’s called to talk about.
I guess I’ve already given the name of the great game away—no prizes for guessing that Jurassic London’s forthcoming short story collection is called, yes, The Book of the Dead—but we still have to work out what it’s all about.
Why, only ‘the most mysterious, versatile and under-appreciated of the undead: the mummy!’
Click here for more information on The Book of the Dead.