John Joseph Adams is an American editor of science fiction and fantasy anthologies. In addition to that, he is also a critic and publisher. He is a USA Today bestselling editor. John edits John Joseph Adams Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He also edits the magazines Nightmare and Lightspeed and produces the podcast The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy from WIRED.

John Joseph Adams’ first anthology edited was Wastelands, published in 2007. Below is a list of John Joseph Adams’ books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Johannes Cabal Books

The Necromancer (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Johannes Cabal the Necromancer (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Detective (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Johannes Cabal the Detective (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Way of the Wizard (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fear Institute (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fear Institute (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Death of Me (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Johannes Cabal and the Blustery Day (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Exeunt Demon King (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Ouroboros Ouzo (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Brothers Cabal (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Brothers Cabal (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Long Spoon (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fall of the House of Cabal (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Fall of the House of Cabal (By:Jonathan L. Howard) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Oz Reimagined Books

Oz Reimagined: Dorothy Dreams (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined: Off to See the Emperor (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined: Beyond the Naked Eye (By:Rachel Swirsky) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined: One Flew Over the Rainbow (By:Robin Wasserman) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined: A Meeting in Oz (By:Jeffrey Ford) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined: The Great Zeppelin Heist of Oz (By:Rae Carson) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined: Dead Blue (By:David Farland) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined (By:Ken Liu) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Emeralds to Emeralds, Dust to Dust (By:Seanan McGuire) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Oz Reimagined (By:Theodora Goss) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The Dystopia Triptych Books

Ignorance is Strength (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Or Else the Light (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Burn the Ashes (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The Machineries of Empire Books

Cosmic Powers (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Apocalypse Triptych Anthology Books

The End is Nigh (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The End is Now (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The End Has Come (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Wastelands Books

(with M. Rickert)

Wastelands (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wastelands 2 (2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Wastelands: The New Apocalypse (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes(2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Living Dead(2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Epic(2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Brave New Worlds(2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Living Dead 2(2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Lightspeed: Year One(2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Under the Moons of Mars(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Other Worlds Than These(2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination(2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The End is Now(2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The End Has Come(2015)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2016(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
What the #@&% Is That?(2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2018(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Futures & Fantasies(2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A People's Future of the United States(2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2019(2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2020(2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Apocalypse Triptych series is edited with Hugh Howey. Oz Reimagined was edited with Douglas Cohen. Robot Uprisings and Press Start to Play were co-edited by Daniel H. Wilson. The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2015 was edited with Joe Hill. The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2016 was edited with Karen Joy Fowler. The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017 was edited with Charles Yu.

The Dystopia Triptych anthology series is co-edited by Hugh Howey. A People’s Future of the United States was co-edited by Victor LaValle. The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2019 was co-edited by Carmen Maria Machado.

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John Joseph Adams Synopsis: Federations is an anthology edited by John Joseph Adams. From Star Trek to Star Wars, from Dune to Foundation, science fiction has a rich history of exploring the idea of vast intergalactic societies, and the challenges facing those who are apart of or attempting to run such societies. The stories in this anthology continue that tradition, including both new and reprinted fiction, with stories by Lois McMaster Bujold, Anne McCaffrey, George R.R. Martin, Catherynne M. Valente, L.E. Modesitt, Jr., Alastair Reynolds, Robert J. Sawyer, Robert Silverberg, Harry Turtledove, and many others.

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