Monsters are coming! Margret Helgadottir is back with another fantastic line up as she returns monsters to the dark. African Monsters is presently on the short list for the British Fantasy Society award for best Anthology.
Asian monsters is the third volume in a world tour exploring horror continent by continent, beginning in Europe. Release of the books is accompanied by a series of blog posts explaining more about the origins of some of the monsters. See more about the series and the monsters here.
Cover coming soon!
We are pleased to announce that Asian Monsters is due out this November. Asian Monsters will be the third in the Fox Spirit Books of Monsters series that started with European Monsters and continued with British Fantasy Awards shortlisted African Monsters.
In this collection we explore the old myths and monsters of the continent of Asia in short stories and art.
Edited by Margret Helgadottir and with cover art by Daniele Serra we are pleased to reveal the table of contents for Asian Monsters:Xia Jia: ‘A Hundred Ghosts Parade Tonight’ (translated by Ken Liu)Ken Liu: ‘Good Hunting’Eve Shi: ‘Blood Like Water’Usman T. Malik: ‘Blood Women’Aliette le Bodard: ‘Golden Lilies’Isabel Yap: ‘Grass Cradle, Glass Lullaby’Benjamin Chee: ‘Unrestful’Eliza Chan: ‘Datsue-Ba’Eeleen Lee: ‘Let Her In’CY Yan: ‘The Poacher of Qingqiu’Fran Terminello: ‘Aswang’Sunil Patel: ‘The Vetalas’ Query’Yukimi Ogawa: ‘Kokuri’s Palace’Vajra Chandrasekera and Dave Johnson (art): ‘Vikurthimagga’The book will have illustrations by Cindy Mochizuki, Vincent Holland-Keen, Kieran Walsh and Imran Siddiq.