Wild Cards VII: Dead Man's Hand (Paperback)
Other Books in Series
This is book number 7 in the Wild Cards series.
- #1: Wild Cards I: Expanded Edition (Paperback): $31.99
- #2: Wild Cards II: Aces High: Aces High (Paperback): $27.99
- #3: Wild Cards III: Jokers Wild (Paperback): $21.99
- #4: Wild Cards IV: Aces Abroad (Paperback): Email or call for price.
- #5: Wild Cards V: Down and Dirty (Paperback): $32.99
- #6: Wild Cards VI: Ace in the Hole (Paperback): Email or call for price.
- #8: Wild Cards VIII: One-Eyed Jacks: (Book One of the Rox Triad) (Paperback): $31.99
- #9: Wild Cards IX: Jokertown Shuffle: (Book Two of the Rox Triad) (Paperback): $18.99
- #11: Wild Cards XI: Dealer's Choice: Book Three of the Rox Triad (Paperback): $19.99
- #12: Deuces Down: A Wild Cards Novel (Hardcover): $28.99
- #13: Inside Straight: A Wild Cards Novel (Book One of the Committee Triad) (Mass Market): Email or call for price.
- #14: Busted Flush: A Wild Cards Novel (Paperback): $27.99
- #15: Suicide Kings: A Wild Cards Novel (Paperback): $29.99
- #16: Fort Freak: A Wild Cards Novel (Paperback): $29.99
- #17: Lowball: A Wild Cards Mosaic Novel (Mass Market): Email or call for price.
- #18: High Stakes: A Wild Cards Novel (Hardcover): Email or call for price.
- #19: Mississippi Roll: A Wild Cards Novel (Paperback): $25.99
- #20: Low Chicago: A Wild Cards Novel (Hardcover): $27.99
- #22: Knaves Over Queens: A Wild Cards novel (Hardcover): Email or call for price.
- #23: Joker Moon (Wild Cards #23) (Hardcover): $29.99
- #24: Death Draws Five (Wild Cards #24) (Hardcover): $29.99
- #29: Three Kings: A Wild Cards Novel (Hardcover): $27.99
Soon to be a show on Hulu!
Dead Man's Hand combines the writing talents of George R. R. Martin & John Jos. Miller
Chrysalis, the glass-skinned queen of the Joker underworld, has been found brutally murdered in her popular restaurant, the Crystal Palace. New two men are out to find her killer: Jay Ackroyd, the Ace private investigator who discovered her ruined body, and the vigilante archer known as the Yeoman, who has been framed for the crime.
Their quest leads them on a nightmare odyssey of madness, violence, passion, and political intrigue that will forever alter the fates of Aces and Jokers everywhere.
Experience this gripping tale of mystery and suspense, brought to you from the incredible imaginations of George R. R. Martin and John Jos. Miller in their first collaborative novel.
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 the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass as executive producer.
EXPLORE THE WILD CARDS UNIVERSE
An alien virus has changed the course of history, and the surviving population of Manhattan struggles to understand the new world left in its wake. Natural humans share the rough city with those given extraordinary—and sometimes terrifying—traits. While most manage to coexist in an uneasy peace, not everyone is willing to adapt.
The Wild Cards Universe
The Original Triad
#1 Wild Cards
#2 Aces High
#3 Jokers Wild
The Puppetman Quartet
#4: Aces Abroad
#5: Down and Dirty
#6: Ace in the Hole
#7: Dead Man’s Hand
The Rox Triad
#8: One-Eyed Jacks
#9: Jokertown Shuffle
#10: Dealer’s Choice
#11: Double Solitaire
#12: Turn of the Cards
The Card Sharks Triad
#13: Card Sharks
#14: Marked Cards
#15: Black Trump
#16: Deuces Down
#17: Death Draws Five
The Committee Triad
#18: Inside Straight
#19: Busted Flush
#20: Suicide Kings
The Fort Freak Triad
#21: Fort Freak
#23: High Stakes
The American Triad
#24: Mississippi Roll
#25: Low Chicago
#26: Texas Hold 'Em
About the Author
George R.R. Martin has been a full-time writer for over 25 years. He is the author of the acclaimed, internationally bestselling fantasy series A Song of Ice and Fire, which is the basis of HBO's popular Game of Thrones television series. Martin has won multiple science fiction awards, including 4 Hugos, 2 Nebulas, the Bram Stoker, the Locus Award, the World Fantasy Award, the Daedelus, the Balrog, and the Daikon (Japanese Hugo).
JOHN JOS. MILLER is best known for his involvement as a contributor to the Wild Cards universe. He also wrote GURPS Wild Cards, a supplement for the GURPS role-playing system.
The Wild Cards Trust is the creator of the Wild Cards series.
Praise for Wild Cards:
“Perhaps the most original and provocative of the shared worlds books.” —Peter S. Beagle, author of The Last Unicorn
"Delicious...Everything I hoped for in a new Wild Cards book. The character interactions and plot twists have exactly the complexity, surprise, and unsentimental realism I'd expect out of a George R. R. Martin project." —Austin Grossman, author of Soon I Will be Invincible on Inside Straight
“This is a wild ride of good, blood-pumping fun that packs a surprisingly emotional punch for a book that looks on the surface like just another superhero adventure.” —Publishers Weekly on High Stakes
"Martin has assembled an impressive array of writers. . . . Progressing through the decades, Wild Cards keeps its momentum to the end." —Locus
"The shared-world series known as Wild Cards has had a long and illustrious history of contributors and achievements." —SciFi.com
"New readers and fans of the long-running series will both love the fast-paced plotting and the ever-expanding history of the Wild Card virus on this alternate Earth, where even the superheroes are human." —Shelf Awareness on Lowball
"Highly recommended." —SFRevu on Lowball
“Emotionally powerful. Wild Cards deals up the variety of short fiction without losing the continuity of a novel.”—The Seattle Times
“A delightfully imaginative speculation.”—The Toronto Star