Under the Moons of Mars: New Adventures on Barsoom

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John Joseph Adams
Simon and Schuster, Feb 7, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 352 pages
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Celebrate 100 years of John Carter of Mars with this all-new collection of original stories and art!

Readers of all ages have read and loved Edgar Rice Burroughs’ Barsoom series since the first book, A Princess of Mars, was published in 1912. Now, in time for the 100th anniversary of that seminal work, comes an anthology of original stories featuring John Carter of Mars in brand-new adventures. Collected by veteran anthology editor John Joseph Adams, this anthology features stories from titans of literature such as Peter S. Beagle and Garth Nix and original art from Mark Zug, Charles Vess, and many more—plus an introduction by Tamora Pierce and a glossary of Mars by Richard A. Lupoff.

Illustrations are by prominent artists Meinert Hansen, Charles Vess, John Picacio, and more.

Don’t miss Mars Trilogy, the companion bind-up of three classic John Carter of Mars stories!

This book has not been prepared, approved, licensed, or authorized by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. or any other entity associated with the Edgar Rice Burroughs estate.

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Review: Under the Moons of Mars: New Adventures on Barsoom

User Review  - Craig - Goodreads

This is a nice but uneven collection of fourteen stories set on Barsoom, Edgar Rice Burroughs' Mars, celebrating the centennial of the publication of the first book, A PRINCESS OF MARS. (And probably ... Read full review

Review: Under the Moons of Mars: New Adventures on Barsoom

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

I'll begin by saying that I went into this anthology with an awareness that it was generally not well received. I knew it was, in essence, a collection of various homages to ERB's Barsoom stories ... Read full review

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John Joseph Adams is the bestselling editor of many anthologies, including Wastelands, The Living Dead (a World Fantasy Award finalist), By Blood We Live, Federations, and The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. He is also the fiction editor of the forthcoming science fiction magazine Lightspeed, and is the co-host of The Geek's Guide to the Galaxy podcast. John lives in California.

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