Wild Cards: Down and Dirty Paperback
The return of the famous shared-world superhero books created and edited by George R.
R. Martin, author of A GAME OF THRONESWhen an alien virus struck the Earth decades ago, it spawned a new breed of superhuman men and women.
Those with useful mutations were known as Aces, those with deformities as Jokers.
Now, in New York's Jokertown, a savage street war has broken out between the Mafia and a gang known as the Shadow Fists.
A courageous band of Aces must go underground to wage a war against the powers of the criminal netherworld.
Edited by George R.R. Martin and including a story by him, this volume also features stories from Roger Zelazny, Pat Cadigan, Melinda M.
Snodgrass and many more.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 576 pages
- Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
- Publication Date: 12/06/2014
- Category: Science fiction
- ISBN: 9781473205154