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Wild Cards

In 1946, an alien virus that rewrites human DNA was accidentally unleashed in the skies over New York City. It killed ninety percent of those it infected. Nine percent of those who survived mutated into tragically deformed creatures. And one percent gained superpowers. Wild Cards is the history of the world since then—and of the heroes among that one percent. This shared-universe science fiction series, created and edited since 1987 by New York Times #1 bestselling science fiction and fantasy author George R. R. Martin, now tells the story of a new generation of heroes, for long-time fans and new readers alike.
  • Knaves Over Queens
    • Knaves Over Queens

    • Wild Cards (Volume 19)
      George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • Perfect for current fans and new readers alike, Knaves Over Queens is an all-new adventure set in London, featuring a fresh cast of characters from the Wild Cards universe.

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  • Texas Hold'em
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    • Texas Hold'em

    • Wild Cards (Volume 19)
      Edited by George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • Texas Hold'em: A Wild Cards Novel is an adventure in the bestselling shared-universe science fiction superhero series, edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R....

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  • Low Chicago
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    • Low Chicago

    • Wild Cards (Volume 17)
      Edited by George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • In Low Chicago, a gang of criminals scattered throughout the past threaten the stability of the world in George R. R. Martin's latest Wild Cards adventure.

      The stakes were already...

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  • Mississippi Roll
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    • Mississippi Roll

    • Wild Cards (Volume 16)
      Edited by George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • Perfect for current fans and new readers alike, Mississippi Roll is an adventurous journey along Ol’ Man River, featuring beloved characters from the Wild Cards universe.

      Now...

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  • High Stakes
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    • High Stakes

    • Wild Cards (Volume 15)
      George R. R. Martin & Melinda M. Snodgrass, eds.
      Tor/Forge

    • Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with...

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  • Lowball
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    • Lowball

    • Wild Cards (Volume 14)
      Edited by George R. R. Martin and Melinda M. Snodgrass
      Tor/Forge

    • Edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin and acclaimed author Melinda M. Snodgrass, Lowball is the latest mosaic novel in the Wild Cards universe.

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  • Fort Freak
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    • Fort Freak

    • Wild Cards (Volume 13)
      George R.R. Martin; Melinda Snodgrass; Wild Cards Trust
      Tor/Forge

    • From the #1 New York Times bestseller, the latest in a new generation of Wild Cards tales

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  • Suicide Kings
    • Suicide Kings

    • Wild Cards (Volume 12)
      George R.R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • From the #1 New York Times bestseller, the third of a new generation of Wild Cards tales.

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  • Busted Flush
    • Busted Flush

    • Wild Cards (Volume 12)
      Tor/Forge

    • From the #1 New York Times bestseller, the second of a new generation of Wild Cards tales.

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  • Inside Straight
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    • Inside Straight

    • Wild Cards (Volume 10)
      George R.R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • From the #1 New York Times bestseller, the launch of a new generation of Wild Cards tales

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  • Wild Cards IX: Jokertown Shuffle
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    • Wild Cards IX: Jokertown Shuffle

    • Wild Cards (Volume 9)
      George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • George R. R. Martin's Wild Cards classic adventure, in trade paperback for the first time: a dangerous superpowered gang rises to power and threatens the citizens of New York City

      Bloat,...

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  • Wild Cards VIII: One-Eyed Jacks
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    • Wild Cards VIII: One-Eyed Jacks

    • Wild Cards (Volume 8)
      George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • Perfect for current fans and new readers alike, One Eyed Jacks is a classic Wild Cards adventure, edited by #1 New York Times bestselling author George R. R. Martin, and the first...

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  • Wild Cards VII: Dead Man's Hand
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    • Wild Cards VII: Dead Man's Hand

    • Wild Cards (Volume 7)
      George R. R. Martin and John Jos. Miller
      Tor/Forge

    • Wild Cards now in development for TV! Dead Man's Hand combines the writing talents of George R. R. Martin & John Jos. Miller

      Chrysalis, the glass-skinned queen of the...

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  • Wild Cards VI: Ace in the Hole
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    • Wild Cards VI: Ace in the Hole

    • Wild Cards (Volume 6)
      George R.R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with...

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  • Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty
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    • Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty

    • Wild Cards (Volume 5)
      Edited by George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • Book five of the original Wild Cards series, now in trade paperback

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  • Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad
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    • Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad

    • Wild Cards (Volume 4)
      George R. R. Martin and the Wild Cards Trust
      Tor/Forge

    • Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with...

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  • Wild Cards III: Jokers Wild
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    • Wild Cards III: Jokers Wild

    • Wild Cards (Volume 3)
      George R. R. Martin and Wild Cards Trust
      Tor/Forge

    • Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with...

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  • Wild Cards II: Aces High
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    • Wild Cards II: Aces High

    • Wild Cards (Volume 2)
      George R.R. Martin and the Wild Cards Trust
      Tor/Forge

    • Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with...

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  • Wild Cards I
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    • Wild Cards I

    • Wild Cards (Volume 1)
      Tor/Forge

    • Back in print after a decade, expanded with new original material, this is the first volume of George R. R. Martin's Wild Cards shared-world series

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  • A Wild Cards Collection: The Fort Freak Triad
    • A Wild Cards Collection: The Fort Freak Triad

    • Wild Cards
      Edited by George R. R. Martin
      Tor/Forge

    • This discounted ebundle includes: Fort Freak, Lowball, High Stakes

      Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that...

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  • The Flight of Morpho Girl
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    • The Flight of Morpho Girl

    • Wild Cards
      Caroline Spector and Bradley Denton
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years, and "The Flight of Morpho Girl" conjures up an adventurous new tale from the imaginations of acclaimed sci-fi writers Caroline...

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  • Evernight
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    • Evernight

    • Wild Cards
      Victor Milán
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. From the darkly brilliant imagination of Victor Milán, the novelette "Evernight" takes readers down to the depths of the Parisian...

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  • When the Devil Drives
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    • When the Devil Drives

    • Wild Cards
      Melinda Snodgrass
      Tor/Forge

    • For over 25 years, the Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers the world over.

      Once an assassin and spy, superpowered ace Noel Matthews confronts unexpected enemies after discovering...

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  • The Atonement Tango
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    • The Atonement Tango

    • Wild Cards
      Stephen Leigh
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years.

      One act of terrorism changes the life of Michael "Drummer Boy" Vogali forever in Stephen Leigh's "The Atonement Tango."...

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  • A Wild Cards Collection
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    • A Wild Cards Collection

    • Wild Cards
      Tor/Forge

    • This discounted ebundle includes: Wild Cards I, Wilds Cards II: Aces High, Wild Cards III: Jokers Wild, Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad, Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty

      From the...

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  • The Thing about Growing Up in Jokertown
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    • The Thing about Growing Up in Jokertown

    • Wild Cards
      Carrie Vaughn
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. In Carrie Vaughn’s “The Thing about Growing Up in Jokertown,” a group of teenage jokers yearn to explore outside the...

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  • Discards
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    • Discards

    • Wild Cards
      David D. Levine
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. David D. Levine's "Discards" introduces Tiago Gonçalves, a teenager who scrapes collecting recyclables from the landfills of...

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  • Prompt. Professional. Pop!
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    • Prompt. Professional. Pop!

    • Wild Cards
      Walter Jon Williams
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. In Walter Jon Williams's "Prompt. Professional. Pop!" shows that to make it in Hollywood, it's not enough to be beautiful and...

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  • Nuestra Señora de la Esperanza
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    • Nuestra Señora de la Esperanza

    • Wild Cards
      Carrie Vaughn
      Tor/Forge

    • The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. In Carrie Vaughn's "Nuestra Señora de la Esperanza," ace Ana Cortez discovers that sometimes to be truly healed, you must return...

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  • The Elephant in the Room
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    • The Elephant in the Room

    • Wild Cards
      Paul Cornell
      Tor/Forge

    • George R. R. Martin's Wild Cards multi-author shared-world universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. Now, in addition to overseeing the ongoing publication of new Wild Cards books...

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  • The Button Man and the Murder Tree
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    • The Button Man and the Murder Tree

    • Wild Cards
      Cherie Priest
      Tor/Forge

    • George R. R. Martin's Wild Cards multi-author shared-world universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. Now, in addition to overseeing the ongoing publication of new Wild Cards books...

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  • When We Were Heroes
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    • When We Were Heroes

    • Wild Cards
      Daniel Abraham
      Tor/Forge

    • George R. R. Martin's Wild Cards multi-author shared-world universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. Now, in addition to overseeing the ongoing publication of new Wild Cards books...

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George R.R. Martin, Melinda Snodgrass and team on the Wild Cards Series

This shared-universe science fiction series, created and edited since 1987 by New York Times #1 bestselling science fiction and fantasy author George R. R. Martin, now tells the story of a new generation of heroes, for long-time fans and new readers alike.