John Joseph AdamsJohn 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 LiveDead Man’s Hand, Epic: Legends Of Fantasy, FederationsHELP 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 ReimaginedRobot 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 2and 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.

John is also the editor and publisher of the magazines Lightspeed and Nightmare and is a producer for WIRED’The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy podcast.

For more information, visit his website at, and you can find him on Twitter @johnjosephadams.