John Pelan Novelist

John pelan

John C. Pelan (born 1957) is an American author, editor and publisher in the small press science-fiction, weird and horror fiction genres. He first founded Axolotl Press in 1986 and published several volumes by authors such as Tim Powers, Charles de Lint, Michael Shea and James P. Blaylock. Following this, he founded Darkside Press, Silver Salamander Press and co-founded Midnight House. Darkside Press printed classics of Science Fiction, Midnight House published classic horror fiction (including Charles Birkin, Jane Rice and R. R. Ryan) and Silver Salamander Press was devoted to new works of modern horror, but all three have been inactive since 2006. Pelan has edited over two dozen single-author collections and novels by such authors as Russell Kirk, Violet Hunt and Fritz Leiber for various publishers including Ash-Tree Press. He is currently working on assembling collections by, Uel Key, Daniel F. Galouye and Richard B. Gamon.

Personal details

Date of birth
1957
Nationality
United States of America

Written work

1.Goon

Speculative fiction
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1996. by Necro Publications (132 pages)
Edward Lee

2.Shifters

Speculative fiction
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1998. by Obsidian Press
Edward Lee

3.Sideshow Double #1: Sub Human/The Colour out of Darkness

Speculative fiction
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1998. by Sideshow
Lucy Taylor

4.Splatterspunk: The Micah Hayes Stories

Speculative fiction
Editions Subjects Co-authors
1998. by Sideshow Press (211 pages)
Edward Lee

5.Darker Side, The:

Editions Subjects Co-authors
2002. by Roc (400 pages)

6.Alone on the Darkside

Speculative fiction
Editions Subjects Co-authors
2006. by Roc (353 pages)

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