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the genre's premiere review magazine for short SF & Fantasy since 1993
Single author collections

The Best of Gregory Benford, ed. by David G. Hartwell

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The Best of Gregory Benford

Edited by David G. Hartwell

(Subterranean Press, July 2015)


Romance on Four Worlds: A Casanova Quartet by Tom Purdom

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Romance on Four Worlds: A Casanova Quartet


by Tom Purdom


In-house editor Darrell Schweitzer


(Fantastic Books, April 2015)


Romance in Lunar G”
Romance in Extended Time”
Romance with Phobic Variations”
Romance for Augmented Trio”

Tales of Time and Space: Stories by Allen Steele

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Tales of Time and Space: Stories

by Allen Steele

edited by Darrell Schweitzer

(Fantastic Books, April 2015, 240 pp.)

"Martian Blood" (Old Mars, Bantam, 2013)
"Ticking" (Solaris Rising 2, Solaris, 2013)
"The Other Side of Jordan" (Federations, Prime, 2009)
"Cathedrals" (Starship Century, Lucky Bat Books, 2009)
"The Jekyll Island Horror" (Asimov's, January 2010)
"Locomotive Joe and the Wreck of Space Train No. 4" (Impossible Futures, Pink Narcissus, 2013)
"Sixteen Million Leagues from Versailles" (Analog, October 2013)
"Alive and Well, A Long Way from Anywhere" (Asimov's, July 2012)
"The Heiress of Air" (Raygun Chronicles, Every Day, 2013)
"Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun" (Twelve Tomorrows, MIT, 2013)
"The Big Whale" (Rip-Off!, Audiobook.com, 2012)
"The Observation Post" (Asimov's, September 2011)

Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories, by Alex Shvartsman

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Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma

and Other Stories

by Alex Shvartsman

(UFO Publishing, February 2015)

Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma”
The Rumination on What Isn't”
Things We Leave Behind”
The Epistolary History”
A Shard Grows in Brooklyn”
Requiem For a Druid”
Nuclear Family”
Bedtime Story on Christmas Eve, 1,000,000 AD”
Seven Conversations in Locked Rooms”
High-Tech Fairies and the Pandora Perplexity”
The Keepsake Box”
The Field Trip”
Superior Firepower”
Life at the Lake's Shore”
The Take”
The Dragon Ships of Tycho”
A Brief Respite From Eternity”
A Thousand Cuts”
Ravages of Time”
Price of Allegiance”
The Tell-Tale Ear”
The Miracle on Tau Prime”
The Tinker Bell Problem”
True Love”
You Bet”
The Far Side of the Wilderness”
In the Wake of the Storm”
Putting it all Together”
Dominoes Falling”
Notes on the Game in Progress, Played Almost to a Draw”
Small Magics”
Icarus Falls”
Coffee in End Times”
The Hourglass Brigade”
A One-Sided Argument”
How Earth Narrowly Escaped an Invasion from Space”
Fate and Other Variables”

Through Dark Angles: Works Inspired by H. P. Lovecraft by Don Webb

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Through Dark Angles:

Works Inspired by H.P. Lovecraft

by Don Webb

(Hippocampus Press, August 2014)


"The Mythos and I"
"The Man Who Scared Lovecraft"
"The Megalith Plague"
"Lavinia's Lament"
"The Gold of the Vulgar"
"The Doom That Came to Devil's Reef"
"Wilbur's Song"
"Pages from a Diary"
"Wilbur Whatley's Twin"
"Platinum Hearts"
"Plush Cthulu"
"Emily's Rose Window"
"A Ship Afar"
"Looking Glass"
"To Mars and Providence"
"After Alhazred"
"Lovecraft's Pillow"
"The Codex"
"Doc Corman's Haunted Palace One Fourth of July"
"A Game of Nine Pins"
"Powers of Air and Darkness"
"Casting Call"

Ghouljaw and Other Stories by Clint Smith

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Ghouljaw and Other Stories

By Clint Smith

(Hippocampus Press, May 2014, 255 pp.)

“The Jellyfish”
“Double Back”
“Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite”
“Like Father, Like …”
“What Happens in Hell, Stays in Hell”
“The Tell-Tale Offal”
“Dirt on Vicky”*
“What About the Little One?”*
“The Day of the Earwig”*
“The Hatchet”*
“Corbin’s Gore”*

*Original to this collection


Racers of the Night: Science Fiction Stories by Brad Torgersen

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Racers of the Night: Science Fiction Stories

by Brad R. Torgersen

(WordFire Press, August 2014)

The Curse of Sally Tincakes”
The Bricks of Eta Cassiopeiae”
Guard Dog”
Recapturing the Dream”
The Flamingo Girl”
Reardon’s Law”
Blood and Mirrors”
The Shadows of Titan”
The Nechronomator”
The Hideki Line”
Life Flight”

The End in All Beginnings by John F. D. Taff

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The End in All Beginnings by John F. D. Taff

Edited by R.J. Cavender

(Grey Matter Press, September 2014)

"What Becomes God" by John F.D. Taff
Object Permanence” by John F.D. Taff
Love in the Time of Zombies” by John F.D. Taff
The Long, Long Breakdown” by John F.D. Taff
"Visitation" by John F.D. Taff

The Very Best of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Vol. 2, ed. Gordon Van Gelder

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The Very Best of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Volume 2

Edited by Gordon Van Gelder

Tachyon Publications (432 pp., June 2014)


The Third Level” by Jack Finney
"A Kind of Artistry" by Brian Aldiss
The Cosmic Expense Account” by C. M. Kornbluth
The Anything Box” by Zenna Henderson
The Prize of Peril” by Robert Sheckley
“——All You Zombies——“ by Robert A. Heinlein
Green Magic” by Jack Vance
"The Country of the Kind" by Damon Knight
Narrow Valley” by R. A. Lafferty
Sundance” by Robert Silverberg
Attack of the Giant Baby” by Kit Reed
The Hundredth Dove” by Jane Yolen
Jeffty Is Five” by Harlan Ellison
"Salvador" by Lucius Shepard
The Aliens Who Knew, I Mean, Everything” by George Alec Effinger
Rat” by James Patrick Kelly
The Friendship Light” by Gene Wolfe
The Bone Woman” by Charles de Lint
The Lincoln Train” by Maureen F. McHugh
Maneki Neko” by Bruce Sterling
Winemaster” Robert Reed
Suicide Coast” by M. John Harrison
Have Not Have” by Geoff Ryman
The People of Sand and Slag” by Paolo Bacigalupi
Echo” by Elizabeth Hand
"The New York Times at Special Bargain Rates" by Stephen King
The Paper Menagerie” by Ken Liu

Tales from Rugosa Coven by Sarah Avery

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Tales from Rugosa Coven

by Sarah Avery

(Dark Quest, Dec. 2013, 360 pp.)

"Closing Arguments"
"And Ria's from Virgo"
"Atlantis Cranks Need Not Apply"

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