Speculative fiction is a broad umbrella category of narrative fiction referring to any fiction story that includes elements, settings and characters whose features are created out of imagination and speculation rather than based on attested reality and everyday life. That encompasses the genres of science fiction, fantasy, science fantasy, horror, alternative history, and magic realism.
All the regulars from Callahan's are at Mary's Place – Jake, Doc, and
Fast Eddie – along with new faces like "Lucky Duck," who has an
astounding gift for defying the law, and a mysterious stranger with a