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Bemidji Pioneer
Booth tale to be in anthology
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

A story by Bemidji author Roy C. Booth will be published in "Northern Lights: 20 MinnSpec Tales," a speculative fiction anthology to be published and released in late fall by Sam's Dot Publishing of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

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The anthology will feature stories in science fiction, fantasy and horror genres, written by members of the Minnesota Speculative Fiction Writers, which comprises 264 writers.

"Sabine Baring-Gould and the Werewolf" is an imagined continuation of Sabine Baring-Gould's introduction from "The Book of Werewolves" (1865), "a book that is to hardcore werewolf fans is to what 'Dracula' (1897) is to vampire fans," Booth said.

"Gould (1834-1924) has over 500 publications attributed to him and has his own present-day you-can-pay-to-join society," he said. "His grandson, William S. Baring-Gould (1913-1967), ironically, was also one of the premiere Sherlock Holmes scholars of all time."

Booth's story was originally published as the cover story of the October 2009 issue of "Necrotic Tissue."

Online:

www.meetup.com/MNspec

www.roycbooth.com

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