The Metropolis Case

Four rich story lines involving disparate characters—scattered from 1864 to 2001, yet all enamored of Wagner's transporting opera Tristan und Isolde—converge to deliver a tale of mystery, romance, and redemption through music, craft, and passion. The result is a novel of uncommon narrative richness.

April 24: "[The HST] lifted a curtain from our view of the universe, changing it so profoundly that no human can look at the stars in the same way..."

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysley Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.