Announcing: The Mythic Dream

Joel Cunningham over on the B&N SF&F Blog announced today that a new anthology is publishing August 2019!

And it features new short fiction by Naomi Novik!

The Mythic Dream has a powerhouse line-up of amazing authors, all contributing short stories. Details here:

These are dreams of classic myths, bold reimaginings of the stories we tell about gods and kings, heroes who shaped nations, the why and how of the world.

Journey with us to the fields of Elysium and the Midwest, through labyrinths and the space between stars. Witness the birth of computerized deities and beasts that own the night. Experience eternal life through curses and biochemistry.

Bringing together stories from the world over, eighteen critically acclaimed and award-winning authors reimagine myths of the past for the world of today, and tomorrow.

Here is the line-up:

  • John Chu
  • Leah Cypess
  • Indrapramit Das
  • Amal El-Mohtar
  • Jeffrey Ford
  • Sarah Gailey
  • Carlos Hernandez
  • Kat Howard
  • Stephen Graham Jones
  • T. Kingfisher
  • Ann Leckie
  • Carmen Maria Machado
  • Arkady Martine
  • Seanan McGuire
  • Naomi Novik
  • Rebecca Roanhorse
  • JY Yang
  • Alyssa Wong

The Mythic Dream will be published August 27, 2019.


About Shawn Speakman

When he isn't lying for a living, Shawn Speakman maintains the web presences for Terry Brooks and Naomi Novik, runs The Signed Page and Grim Oak Press, and writes for Unbound Worlds. Follow him on Facebook and @shawnspeakman.