Generated at Thu, 12 Dec 2019 21:41:00 GMT exp-ck: undefined; xpa: ;
Electrode, Comp-701261229, DC-prod-cdc02, ENV-prod-a, PROF-PROD, VER-19.1.31, SHA-771c9ce79737366b1d5f53d21cad4086bf722e21, CID-7020dd00-af2-16efc0ed2bdaf5, Generated: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 21:41:00 GMT

Mythic Orbits: Mythic Orbits Volume 2: Best Speculative Fiction by Christian Authors (Paperback)

Walmart # 571923937
Free delivery on $35+ orders

Arrives by Thu, Dec 19

Faster delivery options available at checkout

Free pickup Thu, Dec 19

Ships to San Leandro, 1919 Davis St

Sold & shipped byWalmart

About This Item

We aim to show you accurate product information. Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it.

This anthology aims to collect the best available speculative fiction short stories written by Christian authors. That's whether the stories have openly Christian themes or characters or not, without requiring the stories to have any specific theme. (The anthology also limits itself to clean fiction--that is, no profanity, graphic sexuality or extreme violence.)

Over the past year, an online acquaintance questioned the purpose for the Mythic Orbits anthologies, stating that an anthology requires a unifying theme in order to succeed. To make sense and be marketable.

But there have been previous yearly anthologies based on the best science fiction and even fantasy from a given year (World's Best Science Fiction, edited by Donald A. Wollheim, Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction of the Year and Terry Carr's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year). So simply seeking the best available can be the goal of an anthology.

And anthologies can be organized around the writers as well, especially when there's something unusual about the category. For example, Ciencia Ficción Argentina: Antología de Cuentos (Argentine Science Fiction: Anthology of Stories) was an anthology known by its authors--the nationality of the writers important because Argentinians are not widely-known to write science fiction.

So, is it widely-known all over the world that Christians write speculative fiction?

Well, clearly Christians who themselves are speculative fiction writers know what they write. But does everybody else?

Especially when we're talking about theologically conservative Christians, Evangelicals of some sort, professed Bible-believing Christians, do people know about their works? Is it legitimate for people to wonder if writers with personal convictions along these lines produce speculative fiction, that is, science fiction and fantasy and related genres like LitRPG, paranormal, and horror?

This book provides an answer: Not only do Christian writers produce speculative fiction stories, they write some great ones.

Enjoy these examples!


Series Title
Mythic Orbits
Bear Publications
Book Format
Number of Pages
Travis Perry; Kat Heckenback; Steve Rzasa
Publication Date
July, 2018
Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H)
4.25 x 0.68 x 7.00 Inches

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this item!

Customer Q&A

Get specific details about this product from customers who own it.

Policies & Plans

Pricing policy

About our prices
We're committed to providing low prices every day, on everything. So if you find a current lower price from an online retailer on an identical, in-stock product, tell us and we'll match it. See more details atOnline Price Match.
webapp branch
Electrode, Comp-456283624, DC-prod-cdc01, ENV-prod-a, PROF-PROD, VER-30.0.3-ebf-2, SHA-8c8e8dc1c07e462c80c1b82096c2da2858100078, CID-a6df02c8-82d-16efc19fe16750, Generated: Thu, 12 Dec 2019 21:53:12 GMT