Guns for the Dead: A Graveminder Story [NOOK Book]

Overview

The worst part isn’t being dead, but finding a job. Francis Lee Lemons wakes up in the land of the dead, unemployed and bored. As a criminal in his life in modern America, he figured that the best plan in his afterlife is to stick to what he knows. But getting in with the local crime syndicate—run by an 1800s gunslinger, Alicia—isn’t that easy.

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Guns for the Dead: A Graveminder Story

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Overview

The worst part isn’t being dead, but finding a job. Francis Lee Lemons wakes up in the land of the dead, unemployed and bored. As a criminal in his life in modern America, he figured that the best plan in his afterlife is to stick to what he knows. But getting in with the local crime syndicate—run by an 1800s gunslinger, Alicia—isn’t that easy.

Explore the land of the dead with enigmatic characters from GRAVEMINDER in this short story originally published in the NAKED CITY anthology.

ADDED BONUS: Includes a substantial excerpt of The Arrivals (HarperCollins, July 2013).
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Editorial Reviews

. - Library Journal
“Plan ahead to read this one, because you won’t be able to put it down! Haunting, captivating, brilliant!” —Library Journal, starred review (on Graveminder)
. - Del Howison
“Welcome to the return of the great American gothic.” —Del Howison, Bram Stoker Award-winning editor of Dark Delicacies (on Graveminder)
. - USA Today
“A creatively creepy gothic tale for grown-ups.” —USA Today (on Graveminder)
. - Charlaine Harris
“No one builds worlds like Melissa Marr.” —Charlaine Harris, New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse series (on Graveminder)
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940016765952
  • Publisher: Melissa Marr
  • Publication date: 6/6/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 106,320
  • File size: 182 KB

Meet the Author

Melissa Marr is the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of Wicked Lovely series, Graveminder, and The Arrivals. With Kelley Armstrong, she has edited two anthologies (Enthralled and Shards & Ashes) and has co-authored the upcoming children’s series, The Blackwell Pages. Prior to writing, she taught university literature and worked at various fun places including a biker bar, an archaeological dig, and a day care. You can find her online at www.melissa-marr.com.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 31, 2013

    Cute short story

    It was different and enjoyed it. i look forward to reading graveminder.

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  • Posted August 26, 2013

    I am not sure this story makes sense if you haven't read Gravemi

    I am not sure this story makes sense if you haven't read Graveminder. As an addition to Graveminder, it is a unique story that I really enjoyed. I hope she writes more!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 4, 2013

    Less than 20 pages

    I won't argue she can write but what a waste of money for a tiny story and a sneak peak I wont read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 19, 2013

    Great

    Great short story! Read after Graveminder which was excellent!

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    Posted July 11, 2013

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