Edited by Steve Berman.
In the 2013 volume of
Wilde Stories - a critically-acclaimed series reprinting the best of
the prior year's gay fantasy, horror and science-fiction tales - editor
Steve Berman has collected stories of adolescents suffering growing
pains in the midst of lake monsters, boyfriends seeking a safe pest-free
shelter in an infested dystopian world, the most unique story of a boy
and his dog ever written, a forbidden encounter between prison guard and
inmate, and pirates encountering a fabled living island.
A dozen tales written by award-winning authors, including Laird Barron, Richard Bowes, Hal Duncan - and new talent including L. Lark and Rahul Kanakia.
Steve Berman has been writing stories both queer and strange for many years. He has had more than 80 articles and short stories sold and his work has appeared in the fantasy anthologies The Faery Reel and The Coyote Road. Mr. Berman has also edited the book So Fey: Queer Faery Fiction. He once worked as a professional bookbuyer to expand his personal library and he now lives in southern New Jersey surrounded by many old and odd books.