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Tangent Online 2014 Recommended Reading List

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Tangent Online 2014 Recommended Reading List

 

As with previous years, this list is not meant as comprehensive, there being several items we didn't see. As was the case with the last several years we narrowed our focus (with rare exception) to those stories published in professionally paying markets as defined by SFWA. While SFWA changed its pro-market requirements in 2014 to 6c/wd., we will continue to cover those markets paying the former rate of 5c/wd.

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The Origin of Galaxy's Edge and Stellar Guild by Mike Resnick
Saturday, 17 January 2015
Mike Resnick has won five Hugo awards (out of a record 36 nominations) and a Nebula for his short fiction, including numerous international awards,... Read more...
Cosmos -- A Triumphal Failure of Early Science Fiction
Monday, 30 March 2015
  Cosmos - A Triumphal Failure of Early Science Fiction by David Ritter (January 2015)   Introduction          ... Read more...
X Minus One - "Lulu" by Clifford D. Simak
Saturday, 23 May 2015
X Minus One aired Clifford D. Simak's novelette "Lulu" on October 31, 1957 as its 118th episode. Originally published in the June 1957 issue of... Read more...
The Biggest Pulps by Mike Ashley
Thursday, 02 April 2015
Mike Ashley is the science fiction, fantasy, and mystery genres foremost bibliographer. He is perhaps most widely and popularly known for the... Read more...
Classic Wilson "Bob" Tucker Interview
Friday, 09 January 2015
Tangent Online Presents:   An Interview with Wilson “Bob” Tucker   (November 23, 1914 – October 6, 2006) (Wilson Tucker photo by Dave... Read more...
Asimov's -- June 2015
Saturday, 18 April 2015
Asimov’s, June 2015   “The End of the War” by Django Wexler “The Ladies’ Aquatic Gardening Society” by Henry Lien “Ghosts of the... Read more...
Sci Phi Journal #5, May/June 2015
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Sci Phi Journal #5, May/June 2015   “The Keresztury TVirs” by Ivan Popov “God Eaters” by Joshua M. Young “George the Second” by... Read more...
On Spec #98, Fall 2014
Sunday, 08 February 2015
On Spec #98, Fall 2014     “Chance Encounters” by Janet K. Nicolson “A Primer on the Ins and Outs of Building Bliss” by Brent... Read more...
Albedo One #45, Fall 2014
Tuesday, 02 December 2014
Albedo One #45, Fall 2014 “The Woman Who Could Choose the Stars” by T.D. Edge “Landscapes of the Martian Heart” by Stephen Gaskell “King... Read more...
Romance on Four Worlds: A Casanova Quartet by Tom Purdom
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Romance on Four Worlds: A Casanova Quartet   by Tom Purdom   In-house editor Darrell Schweitzer   (Fantastic Books, April 2015)... Read more...
Strange Horizons, May 18, 2015
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Strange Horizons, May 18, 2015 "By Degrees and Dilatory Time" by S.L. Huang Read more...
Beneath Ceaseless Skies #173, May 14, 2015
Saturday, 16 May 2015
Beneath Ceaseless Skies #173, May 14, 2015   “Out of the Rose Hills” by Marissa Lingen “The Punctuality Machine, Or, A Steampunk... Read more...
Nightmare #32, May 2015
Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Nightmare #32, May 2015   "The Red Light is Blinking" by Kealan Patrick Burke "Rules for Ordinary Heroes" by Sandra McDonald Read more...
Galaxy's Edge #14, May/June 2015
Friday, 15 May 2015
Galaxy’s Edge #14, May/June 2015   “Field Defects: Memo From a Cyborg” by Robert A. Heinlein (Reprint, not reviewed) “Shore Leave” by... Read more...
Grimdark #3, April 2015
Thursday, 21 May 2015
Grimdark Magazine #3, April 2015 “A Recipe for Corpse Oil” by Siobhan Gallagher “The King Beneath the Waves” by Peter Fugazzotto “All the... Read more...
Tor.com -- April 2015
Wednesday, 06 May 2015
Tor.com, April 2015   "Ballroom Blitz" by Veronica Shanoes "The Ways of Walls and Words" by Sabrina Vourvoulias "The Pauper Prince and the... Read more...
Tangent Photo Gallery #6
Monday, 30 March 2015
It's been quite awhile since I've put up a new Photo Gallery, so reasoned now was a good time. Here are a few more from the bottomless box of... Read more...
Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta
Monday, 27 April 2015
Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta (Harper Voyager, tpb, June 2014, 266 pp.) 2015 Philip K. Dick Award nominee 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award nominee... Read more...