A Little Blue Book of Civil War Horrors

A Little Blue Book of Civil War Horrors

  • Author: Ambrose Bierce
  • Pub. Date: November 2021
  • Status: Out of Print


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A new book in the Borderlands Press "Little Books" Series!

A Little Blue Book of Civil War Horrors by Ambrose Bierce
edited by Lawrence Connolly

Publisher: Borderlands Press
Publication Date: 2021
Signed Limited Edition: SIGNED by Lawrence Connolly
Retail Price: $30

About the Series:
Introducing the first volume of the 4th Series of Little Books  — Past Masters of Horror and Dark Fantasy.

Series IV will feature the seminal works of many of the progenitors of the horror and dark fantasy genres.

Each volume will be edited and signed by a contemporary writer or editor in the field.

The first title will honor the work of Ambrose Bierce, who wrote some of the most memorable stories of the American Civil War.

Editor Lawrence Connolly is a veteran writer whose  books include the Veins Cycle novels Veins (2008), Vipers (2010), and Vortex (2014). His collections include Visions (2009), This Way to Egress (2010), and Voices (2011), which feature his stories from Amazing StoriesCemetery DanceThe Magazine of Fantasy & Science FictionTwilight ZoneYear’s Best Horror, and other top magazines and anthologies of fantasy, horror, and science fiction.

Voices was nominated for the Bram Stoker Award.

His screenplay “This Way to Egress,” co-authored with director David Slade (executive producer of Hannibal and American Gods) and based on Connolly’s original story “Traumatic Descent” (first published in Borderlands 3, reprinted in Voices and This Way to Egress) is featured in the anthology film Nightmare Cinema (2019).

He is also the writer of Mystery Theatre, a podcast produced by Prime Stage, which is currently in its second season.

Current projects include a new adaptation of Frankenstein, tentatively scheduled to debut in late 2021; and The MinuteMen, a superhero franchise that he’s developing with brother Christopher Connolly and producers Jonathan Sanger and M. Jones.

Also a musician, his music can be heard on Bandcamp and Spotify.

PLEASE NOTE: We are able to get matching numbers for this series if you have been collecting the entire series from us (not other retailers!), so please be sure to REPLY to your order confirmation email and let Mindy know what your number is for the series.