FREE READS & EXCERPTS

The following content from Wastelands 2 is available online in its entirety:

  • Introduction by John Joseph Adams
  • The Tamarisk Hunter by Paolo Bacigalupi
    • Text (via the author’s website)
  • Deep Blood Kettle by Hugh Howey
  • “…and for a single yesterday” by George R.R. Martin
    • Text (via Lightspeed)
  • Foundation by Ann Aguirre
    • Text (via Tor.com)
  • Wondrous Days by Genevieve Valentine
    • Text (via Apex Magazine)
  • Dreams of Dust by D. Thomas Minton
  • Jimmy’s Roadside Cafe by Ramsey Shehadeh
    • Text (via Strange Horizons)
  • The Elephants of Poznan by Orson Scott Card
  • The Revelation of Morgan Stern by Christie Yant
  • Patient Zero by Tananarive Due
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  • Soulless in His Sight by Milo James Fowler
    • Text (via Shimmer)
  • Outer Rims by Toiya Kristen Finley
    • Text (via Daily Science Fiction)
  • Advertising at the End of the World by Keffy R.M. Kehrli
    • Text (via Apex Magazine)
  • How the World Became Quiet: A Post-Human Creation Myth by Rachel Swirsky
    • Text (via Tor.com)
  • Tight Little Stitches in a Dead Man’s Back by Joe R. Lansdale
  • The Traditional by Maria Dahvana Headley
  • Monstro by Junot Díaz
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  • Biographical Fragments of the Life of Julian Prince by Jake Kerr
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