Editor John Joseph Adams has launched the website for his vampire anthology, By Blood We Live, which sports nice cover art by David Palumbo. (Kinda a Lost Boys feel, yes?) Check out the site for lots of cool info about the anthology, like links to online versions for some of the stories and non-fiction pieces, in multiple formats. Here’s the table of contents:

  1. “Snow, Glass, Apples” by Neil Gaiman
  2. “The Master of Rampling Gate” by Anne Rice
  3. Under St. Peter’s” by Harry Turtledove
  4. “Child of an Ancient City” by Tad Williams
  5. Lifeblood” by Michael A. Burstein
  6. “Endless Night” by Barbara Roden
  7. “Infestation” by Garth Nix
  8. “Life is the Teacher” by Carrie Vaughn
  9. “The Vechi Barbat” by Nancy Kilpatrick
  10. “The Beautiful, The Damned” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
  11. “Pinecones” by David Wellington
  12. Do Not Hasten to Bid Me Adieu” by Norman Partridge
  13. “Foxtrot at High Noon” by Sergei Lukyanenko
  14. This is Now” by Michael Marshall Smith
  15. “Blood Gothic” by Nancy Holder
  16. “Mama Gone” by Jane Yolen
  17. “Abraham’s Boys” by Joe Hill
  18. “Nunc Dimittis” by Tanith Lee
  19. “Hunger” by Gabriela Lee
  20. “Ode to Edvard Munch” by Caitlín R. Kiernan
  21. “Finders Keepers” by L. A. Banks
  22. After the Stone Age” by Brian Stableford
  23. “Much at Stake” by Kevin J. Anderson
  24. House of the Rising Sun” by Elizabeth Bear
  25. “A Standup Dame” by Lilith Saintcrow
  26. “Twilight” by Kelley Armstrong
  27. “In Darkness, Angels” by Eric Van Lustbader
  28. “Sunrise on Running Water” by Barbara Hambly
  29. “Hit” by Bruce McAllister
  30. “Undead Again” by Ken MacLeod
  31. Peking Man” by Robert J. Sawyer
  32. “Necros” by Brian Lumley
  33. Exsanguinations” by Catherynne M. Valente
  34. “Lucy in Her Splendor” by Charles Coleman Finlay
  35. “The Wide, Carnivorous Sky” by John Langan
  36. “One for the Road” by Stephen King

There is also Ross Lockhart’s list of Essential Vampire Fiction and John Joseph Adams’s Introduction and Acknowledgements.

All anthologies should have such fantastic website support.

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