Entry updated 25 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1947- ) US author who began publishing work of genre interest with "The Bidderfrost Dragon" for Coven in March 1970, but as a writer has been one of the less active members of a Texas grouping which included Howard Waldrop, his collaborator on the Near Future The Texas-Israeli War: 1999 (July-August 1973 Galaxy as "A Voice and Bitter Weeping"; much exp 1974), the eponymous conflict being set in a balkanized Post-Holocaust America, where the loss of any sustaining Technology has required the use of legacy Weapons, including tanks, of World War Two vintage. Saunders has subsequently become the owner of a successful chain of shops specializing in Comics. [JC]
born Lindsay, Oklahoma: 1947
- The Texas-Israeli War: 1999 (New York: Ballantine Books, 1974) with Howard Waldrop [early version appeared July-August 1973 Galaxy as "A Voice and Bitter Weeping": pb/Dean Ellis]
- The Martian Legion: In Quest of Xonthron (West Plains, Missouri: Russ Cochran Company, 2014) [illus/various artists: hb/]
- Tarzan and the Cannibal King (no place given: Hyborean Press, 2017) [illus/Alex Nino: hb/]
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