Fire Logic Laurie Marks
The martial Sainnites have occupied Shaftal for fifteen years. Every year the cost of resistance rises. Emil, an officer and scholar; Zanja, a diplomat and last survivor of her people; and Karis, a metalsmith, half-blood… More
A Stranger in Olondria Sofia Samatar
“It’s the rare first novel with no unnecessary parts – and, in terms of its elegant language, its sharp insights into believable characters, and its almost revelatory focus on the value and meaning of language… More
Spider in a Tree Preorder Susan Stinson
October 2013: Spider in a Tree will be available in epub, mobi, and pdf format.
Jonathan Edwards is considered America’s most brilliant theologian. He was also a slave owner. This is the story of the years he … More
The Seventh Raven Dickinson Peter
Too old to take part in the annual children’s opera, seventeen-year-old Doll Jacobs makes a place for herself as a junior member of the “opera mafia” who run the show. There are always exactly one … More
Questionable Practices Preorder Eileen Gunn
Stories from Eileen Gunn are always a cause for celebration. Where will she lead us? “Up the Fire Road” to a slightly alternate world. Into steampunk’s heart. Never where we might expect.
Tyrannia and Other Renditions Alan DeNiro
In these 11 stories—and the weird spaces in between—people of all kinds struggle to free themselves from conventions and constraints both personal and political. Places ranging from the farthest reaches of outer… More
Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 29 Kelly Link et al.
The new issue of LCRW (#29!) is best read while at work. There is a cooking column (“How to Seduce a Vegetarian”) by Nicole Kimberling as well as fiction and poetry from Jennifer Linnaea, Neile Graham, Sarah… More
Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 30 Kelly Link et al.
With the thirtieth issue, LCRW—(maybe? probably? perhaps, for now?) the only zine named after Winston Churchill’s mother—changes everything. We turn blue into tree. We make electricity solid. We publish… More
Cry Murder! in a Small Voice Greer Gilman
Ben Jonson, playwright, poet, satirist . . . detective?
Someone is murdering boy players and Jonson, in the way that only Greer Gilman could write him—”Fie, poetastery.”—is compelled… More
Horse of a Different Color Preorder Howard Waldrop
September 2013 · 9781618730732 · trade cloth and ebook
Howard Waldrop’s stories are keys to the secret world of the stories behind the stories . . . or perhaps stories between the known stories. From “The Wolfman… More
Was: a novel Geoff Ryman
“A mythic meditation on the enduring power of fantasy and art and on the loss of innocence, both the innocence of childhood lost to the cruel realities of the grown-up world and the innocence of a nation lost to the cruelties of history.”
—Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times
Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet No. 28 Kelly Link et al.
Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet (a self-titled Occasional Outburst) returns either incredibly late for 2012 or incredibly early for 2014.
The latest issue of LCRW features magic, killing curses, broken lands… More
“She is the reigning queen of…but immediately we come to a difficulty, for what is the fitting name of her kingdom? Or, in view of her abiding concern with the ambiguities of gender, her queendom, or perhaps—considering… More
The Unreal and the Real: Where on Earth Ursula K. Le Guin
A century from now people will still be reading the fantasy stories of Ursula K Le Guin with joy and wonder. Five centuries from now they might ask if their author ever really existed, or if Le Guin was an identity… More
The Poison Oracle Preorder Dickinson Peter
“I think Peter Dickinson is hands down the best stylist as a writer and the most interesting storyteller in my genre.”
—Sara Paretsky, author of Breakdown
“Dickinson’s crime novels are simply like no other;… More
Emma Tupper’s Diary Preorder Dickinson Peter
Emma is spending the summer with her Scottish cousins—who are wonderful material for her attempt to win the School Prize for most interesting holiday diary. The cousins, lofty Andy, reserved Fiona, and fierce Roddy,… More