Two Year Subscription plus issue with H.G. Wells
In addition to receiving a two year subscription (8 issues) of the Strand Magazine you’ll receive our current issue which will include a short story by H.G. Wells that has never been published before, titled “The Haunted Ceiling,” this hidden gem is part supernatural, part psychological and is rich in atmosphere. Our 50th issue will also feature a exclusive interview with the talented and prolific Walter Mosley, where the celebrated author of the Easy Rawlins series spoke about noir legends, the craft of writing, and what inspires him to write, as well as fiction by Craig Johnson, John Floyd, Jeffrey Pearce, and Larry Millet.
We are proud to release an unpublished H.G. Wells story which headlines our 50th issue, the story has been hidden in the archives of the University of Illinois for decades and is published for the first time ever. Titled “The Haunted Ceiling,” the short story is rich in atmosphere and is part detective, and part ghost story. We are very proud to publish a short story by Craig Johnson who has Sheriff Longmire confronting a madman in “Land of the Blind.”Edgar nominated author John M. Floyd has a story about which serves as a warning on accepting stolen goods with “Jackpot Mode.” While our pastiche by Larry Millet has Sherlock Holmes and Watson take a journey across the pond to tackle a peculiar hound in “The Adventure of the American Drifter.” And Jeffrey Pearce in his first short story in The Strand tells a tale of greed, ghosts, and the macabre with “All Quiet Along the Potomac Tonight.”
In our exclusive interview with Walter Mosley, the bestselling author of scores of books spoke in depth about how he created one of the most iconic sleuths of this generation, his writing routine, and the authors who inspired him become a novelist.
Our book review section reviews mysteries by Noah Hawley, Rena Olsen, Gaku Yakumaru, Marcia Clark, Carl Hiaasen, Alex Berenson, Megan Abbott and much more! And for the first time we have our Young Adult Reading guide which ranks the top 15 books for young adults and kids, chosen by our editorial staff.
The fall issue also marks a great milestone: our 50th issue, we have had such fun bringing the Strand to thousands of our readers every quarter and we look forward to providing more entertainment and reading pleasure to our loyal readers.
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