Prose superhero anthologies have become an increasingly common site on bookstore shelves as superhero films have taken off…but only one boasts your favorite comic writers telling new prose stories.  

Bill Willingham, Mike Carey, Gail Simone, Peter David and Paul Cornell are just some of the minds behind Masked from Gallery Books It’s a new anthology of tales that examine heroes, villains and more from a variety of perspectives, be it the confessions of a super-thief to the tragic tale of a super-thug to a villain being forced to track down the killer of a famous hero.

With plenty of unique perspectives from some high-profile comic writers and established SF and fantasy names new to superheroes (Joseph Mallozzi will probably be writing for one of the big companies within a year), Masked is already earning acclaim as one of the most unique takes on superheroes in prose.

Read an interview with MASKED’s editor here!

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