Product Details

  • Trade Paperback
  • Publisher: JournalStone, May 20, 2016
  • ISBN-13: 978-1942712756 (hc)
    978-1942712732 (pb)
    978-1942712749 (eb)

“Midnight Rider”

Short Story in Out of Tune, Book 2

Edited by Jonathan Maberry

“Midnight Rider” is a “weird Western” tale of love denied and trust betrayed, inspired by the classic folk song “The Suffolk Miracle.” Don’t miss this new original story, written just for this anthology!


About the Anthology

Listen! Hear that?

The music playing in the night…whispering from the shadows. Haunting melodies and old songs sung by ghostly voices.

New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Maberry presents a brand-new collection of original stories by some of today’s top authors of horror, dark fantasy, and science fiction. Each tale draws inspiration from classic folks songs and murder ballads from around the world.

Out of Tune, Book 2 includes strange and disturbing stories by Allison Pang, Cherie M. Priest, Dan Abnett, David Mack, Deborah Grabien, Delilah Dawson, Eric Guignard, J.C. Koch, Josh Malerman, Laura Anne Gilman, Nik Vincent-Abnett, Rachel Aukes, Rachael Caine, James A. Moore, David Schow, and Nancy Keim-Comley.

ISBN (hardcover): 978-1942712756

ISBN (paperback): 978-1942712732

ISBN (eBook): 978-1942712749


Table of Contents

Introduction by Jonathan Maberry

"Respawn, Reboot"
Allison Pang

"The Knoxville Girl"
Cherie M. Priest

"The Beams of the Sun"
Dan Abnett

"Midnight Rider"
David Mack

"Not Long After the Fair"
Deborah Grabien

"Just Another Black Umbrella"
Delilah S. Dawson

"House of the Rising Sun"
Eric J. Guignard

"Red River Valley"
Gini Koch

"Who is Bringing Milk to Me?"
Josh Malerman

"First Dance"
Laura Anne Gilman

"The Twa Corbies"
Nik Vincent-Abnett

"A Tale of Three Deaths"
Rachel Aukes

"I Lay Stretched Out On Your Grave"
Rachael Caine

"In the Woods Somewhere"
James A. Moore

"Long Black Veil"
David J. Schow