The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination:
Original Short Fiction for the Modern Evil Genius
by John Joseph Adams (Editor), foreword by Chris Claremont
Tor, 368 pages, $9 Kindle, $15 Paperback, $25 hardback
Release Date: February 19, 2013
Written usually from the POV of the mad scientist villain, and often intended as humorous, we get 22 short stories.
Authors include: Alan Dean Foster, Harry Turtledove, Daniel H. Wilson, Diana Gabaldon, Ben H. Winters, Jeffrey Ford, Mary Robinette Kowal, L.E. Modesitt Jr., Laird Barron, Carrie Vaughn, Theodora Goss, L.A.Banks, David Farland, Jeremiah Tolbert, and Seanan McGuire.
Stories which have characters like comic book superheros or supervillains are by: Heather Lindsley, Grady Hendrix, Marjorie M. Liu, Naomi Novik, Genevieve Valentine, David D. Levine and Austin Grossman. ~~ Mike Griffin