USA Today bestselling writer, Dean Wesley Smith presents thirty-three different short stories ranging across most of his different series.
Sixty-seven more stories follow in the next two volumes.
Hours of reading from one of the greatest short story writers working today. Make sure you get all three volumes.
Considered one of the most prolific writers working in modern fiction, USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith published almost two hundred novels in forty years, and hundreds and hundreds of short stories across many genres.
At the moment he produces novels in several major series, including the time travel Thunder Mountain novels set in the Old West, the galaxy-spanning Seeders Universe series, the urban fantasy Ghost of a Chance series, a superhero series starring Poker Boy, and a mystery series featuring the retired detectives of the Cold Poker Gang.
His monthly magazine, Smith's Monthly, which consists of only his own fiction, premiered in October 2013 and offers readers more than 70,000 words per issue, including a new and original novel every month.
During his career, Dean also wrote a couple dozen Star Trek novels, the only two original Men in Black novels, Spider-Man and X-Men novels, plus novels set in gaming and television worlds. Writing with his wife Kristine Kathryn Rusch under the name Kathryn Wesley, he wrote the novel for the NBC miniseries The Tenth Kingdom and other books for Hallmark Hall of Fame movies.
He wrote novels under dozens of pen names in the worlds of comic books and movies, including novelizations of almost a dozen films, from The Final Fantasy to Steel to Rundown.
Dean also worked as a fiction editor off and on, starting at Pulphouse Publishing, then at VB Tech Journal, then Pocket Books, and now at WMG Publishing, where he and Kristine Kathryn Rusch serve as series editors for the acclaimed Fiction River anthology series, which launched in 2013. In 2018, WMG Publishing Inc. launched the first issue of the reincarnated Pulphouse Fiction Magazine, with Dean reprising his role as editor.
For more information about Dean's books and ongoing projects, please visit his website at www.deanwesleysmith.com and sign up for his newsletter.
The Big Tick of Time 1
The Case of the Dog-Bit Arm 13
The Road Back 22
The Secrets of Yesterday 39
A Night with a Forgotten God 49
A Pity About the Delusion 60
Long Shadow 68
Matchbox Agenda 77
A Storm From the Relic 83
I Killed Adam Chaser 95
Out of Coffee Experience 105
The Case of the Pleasant Hills Murder 114
I Killed Jessie Took 129
Sleeping with the Goddess 140
The Match 146
The Lady and the Seeders 156
If Sex is All a Dream, Then Who Cleans Up the Mess 180
Love with the Proper Napkin 193
Stand For Home 198
That Lost Riddle 213
Remember Me to Your Children 273
You Forgive the Night's Scream 282
A Bubble for a Minute 292
A Desert Shot 303
Gods Aren't Funny 312
Waiting for the Coin to Drop 323
A Pinch of How Rosie Lived 334
In Case of Emergency 345
The 13th Floor Problem 354
The Mouth that Walked 370
A Pathetic Fallacy 382
Newsletter sign-up 393
Also by Dean Wesley Smith 395
About the Author 405