Louis Trent is a high rolling hitman plucked from Hell only if he kills for Heaven.

An anonymous city bureaucrat, The Reclaimer, senses what evil lurks via emanations from tenement walls.

In the 1970s, Onyx Adams, a tough, kung fu'ing Afro-wearing female private eye teams with a so-called b'wana devil, the Ghost Wolf, to thwart one of history's greatest villains back from the dead.

The Silencer is a Vietnam vet who returns home but the war goes on when a bomb injures him and kills the woman he loves.

A seeming sellout Uncle Tom agent provocateur, American Black, reveals other plans.

A weed smoking, easygoing inner city teen working in an old folks' home inherits amazing powers and responsibilities from WWII-era heroine Victory Angel as Kidd Vee; and several of the heroes team up in the past and present to prevent a climate calamity by a fanatical billionaire.

Gary PhillipsIn this anthology of 10 action-packed prose stories, veteran crime and mystery fictioneer and graphic novelist Gary Phillips (author of Big Water, Warlord of Willow Ridge, and co-editor of the acclaimed Black Pulp anthology) offers his rip-roaring revisionist take on the superhero genre – The Watchman meets Manchild in the Promised Land. Visit Gray web site at gdphillips.com.

As a special to this collection, Phillips has written an original outing bringing together several of these characters in one adventure for the first time ever.


Neworld Papers

Inside you'll find tales of: American Black • The Envoy • Ghost Wolf • Kidd Vee • Onyx Adams • The Reclaimer • The Silencer • Terror Flame • Victory Angel