John Joseph Adams is the editor of John Joseph Adams Books, an SF/Fantasy imprint from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and the series editor of Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy. He is also the bestselling editor of many anthologies, such as Armored, Brave New Worlds, By Blood We Live, Dead Man’s Hand, Epic: Legends Of Fantasy, Federations, HELP FUND MY ROBOT ARMY!!! & Other Improbable Crowdfunding Projects, The Improbable Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes, The Living Dead, The Living Dead 2, The Mad Scientist’s Guide To World Domination, Other Worlds Than These, Oz Reimagined, Robot Uprisings, Seeds Of Change, Under The Moons Of Mars, Wastelands, and The Way Of The Wizard.
Recent work includes Loosed Upon the World, Press Start to Play, Operation Arcana, Wastelands 2, and The Apocalypse Triptych—a three-volume anthology series consisting of The End is Nigh, The End is Now, and The End Has Come.
John is a two-time winner of the Hugo Award (and nine-time finalist) and a seven-time nominee for the World Fantasy Award. He has been called “the reigning king of the anthology world” by Barnes & Noble, and his books have been lauded as some of the best anthologies of all time.