This title features twenty-three original weird west tales by some of the best contemporary fantasy and SF writers. It includes a brand-new adventure by Cowboys & Aliens writer Fred Van Lente. Other contributors include Orson Scott Card, Tobias Buckell, David Farland, Alan Dean Foster, Jeffrey Ford, Laura Anne Gilman, Rajan Khanna, Mike Resnick, Beth Revis, Ben H. Winters, Christie Yant, and Charles Yu.
John Joseph Adams is a bestselling editor, named "the reigning king of the anthology world" by Barnes & Noble. Orson Scott Card is the New York Times bestselling author of Ender's Game. Hugh Howey is the New York Times bestselling author of Wool.