Conservation of Shadows Yoon Ha Lee
Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2013
There is no such thing as conservation of shadows. When light destroys shadows, darkness does not gain in density elsewhere. When shadows steal over earth and across the sky, darkness… More
Rites of Passage Eric Brown
Rites of Passage gathers four long stories, one of which is original to the collection. “Bartholomew Burns and the Brain Invaders” features a Victorian London facing the threat of alien invasion and the… More
Disintegration Visions J.M. McDermott
“Sometimes it’s not what you say, but how you say it.”
These are the words of Crawford Award-nominated fantasy author J.M. McDermott (Last Dragon and Never Knew Another). McDermott says it with … More
Women and Monsters J. M. McDermott
The women and monsters of Greek mythology rarely get to speak for themselves.
Sing, Muse, for yourself.
Eurydice wanders an abandoned amusement park despite her husband’s love. Ariadne becomes addicted to … More
Steampunk III: Steampunk Revolution Ann VanderMeer et al.
Playfully mashing-up the romantic elegance of the Victorian era with whimsically modernized technology, the wildly-popular steampunk genre is here to stay. Now…long live the revolution! This entertaining… More
Shimmer Magazine – Issue 18 VanderMeer Ann et al.
Guest-edited by the illustrious Ann VanderMeer, these eight juicy stories are a journey beyond the ordinary. Explore futures and footnotes, fragments and history. Read about mushrooms and missing limbs, shadows… More
Shoggoths in Bloom Elizabeth Bear
With an introduction by Scott Lynch
A compilation of short science fiction and fantasy from Elizabeth Bear—tales of myth and mythic resonance, fantasies both subtle and epic in tone; hard science fiction and speculations… More
Moscow But Dreaming Ekaterina Sedia
Introduction by Jeffrey Ford The first short story collection by award-winning author Ekaterina Sedia. One of the more resonant voices to emerge in recent years, this Russian-born author explores the edge between… More
Deep Future Eric Brown
Deep Future collects ten tales of the past, present and future by the award-winning author of the best selling Helix. Whether he’s writing about aliens coming to Earth, virtual reality, alternate worlds or immortal… More
Stable Strategies and Others Eileen Gunn et al.
This collection of tightly crafted, highly imaginative short stories employs surrealist, satirical, and fantastical devices to explore politics, class, and gender. From creatively homicidal bioengineering … More
Shimmer Magazine – Annual Subscription E. Catherine Tobler
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Never miss another issue of Shimmer. Subscribe, and you’ll get a year’s worth of issues (6!) in your choice of DRM-free electronic formats. It’s only… More
The Bible Repairman Tim Powers
In his first new collection since 2005, the master of the secret history delves into the mysteries of souls, whether they are sacrificed on the pinnacle of Mount Parnassus or lodged in a television cable box. Featuring… More
Epic: Legends of Fantasy John Joseph Adams et al.
There is a sickness in the land. Prophets tell of the fall of empires, the rise of champions. Great beasts stir in vaults beneath the hills, beneath the waves. Armies mass. Gods walk. The world will be torn asunder. Epic… More
Shimmer Magazine – Issue 14 Beth Wodzinski et al.
Issue 14 of Shimmer Magazine contains 10 delights: we’ve got carnal carnivores, haunted bridges and houses, balloon girls, mud boys, werewolves, an uncanny trashman, ghosts, soldiers, tea-harvesting robots,… More
The Book of Apex: Volume 1 of Apex Magazine Jason Sizemore et al.
Visit the darker side of science fiction. From post-apocalyptic punk bands to the unearthing of ancient beings in a coal mine, from Moreau’s beast men to a dreamy theatrical wonderland, explore the fiction that… More
The Third Bear Jeff VanderMeer
Compared by critics to Borges, Nabokov, and Kafka, an inventive contemporary fantasist continues to amaze with this surreal, innovative, and absurdist gathering of award-winning short fiction. Exotic beasts and… More