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Tales of Jack the Ripper, ed. Ross E. Lockhart

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Tales of Jack the Ripper

Edited by Ross E. Lockhart

(A Worde Horde Book, August, 2013, 245 pp.)

 

"Whitechapel Autumn, 1888" by Ann K. Schwader
"A Host of Shadows" by Alan M. Clark and Gary A. Braunbeck
"Jack's Little Friend" by Ramsey Campbell
"Abandon All Flesh" by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
"God of the Razor" by Joe R. Lansdale
"Ripping" by Walter Greatshell
"Something About Dr. Tumblety" by Patrick Tumblety
"The Truffle Pig" by T.E. Grau
"Ripperology" by Orrin Grey
"Hell Broke Loose" by Ed Kurtz
"Where Have You Been All My Life?" by Edward Morris
"Juliette’s New Toy" by Joseph S. Pulver, Sr.
"Villain, By Necessity" by Pete Rawlik
"When Means Just Defy the End" by Stanley C. Sargent
"A Pretty for Polly" by Mercedes Yardley
"Termination Dust" by Laird Barron
"Once November" by E. Catherine Tobler
"Silver Kisses" by Ann K. Schwader
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Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond

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Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond

edited by Bill Campbell and Edward Austin Hall

(Rosarium Publishing, pb October 2013, $19.95)

 
“I Left My Heart in Skaftafell” by Victor LaValle
“Too Many Yesterdays, Not Enough Tomorrows” by N.K. Jemisin
“The Runner of n-Vamana” by Indrapramit Das
“The Last of Its Kind” by Kawika Guillermo
“Bludgeon” by Thaddeus Howze
“The Farming of Gods” by Ibi Zoboi
“The Hungry Earth” by Carmen Maria Machado
“The Half-Wall” by Rabih Alameddine
“Unathi Battles the Black Hairballs” by Lauren Beukes
“Amma” by Charles R. Saunders
“The Homecoming” by Chinelo Onwualu
“Life-pod” by Vandana Singh
“Skin Dragons Talk” by Ernest Hogan
“Bio-Anger” by Kiini Ibura Salaam
“The Voyeur” by Ran Walker
“Dances with Ghosts” by Joseph Bruchac
“Four Eyes” by Tobias Buckell
“Live and Let Live” by Linda D. Addison
“In the Belly of the Crocodile” by Minister Faust
“The Pavilion of Frozen Women” by S.P. Somtow
“Waking the Gods of the Mountain” by Rochita Loenen-Ruiz
“The Aphotic Ghost” by Carlos Hernandez
Un Aperitivo Col Diavolo” by Darius James
“Othello Pop” by Andaiye Reeves
“Culling the Herd” by C. Renee Stephens
“A Brief History of Nonduality Studies” by Sofia Samatar
“Northern Lights” by Eden Robinson
“Protected Entity” by Daniel José Older
“The Parrot’s Tale” by Anil Menon
“One Hundred and Twenty Days of Sunlight” by Tade Thompson
“The Pillar” by Farnoosh Moshiri
“The Buzzing” by Katherena Vermette
“Angels and Cannibals Unite” by Greg Tate
“A Fine Specimen” by Lisa Allen-Agostini
“The Death Collector” by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Fées des Dents” by George S. Walker
“The Taken” by Tenea D. Johnson
“Monstro” by Junot Díaz
“Good Boy” by Nisi Shawl
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Fearsome Journeys, ed. by Jonathan Strahan

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Fearsome Journeys: The New Solaris Book of Fantasy

edited by Jonathan Strahan

(Solaris, pb, May 2013, $7.99)

 

“The Effigy Engine: A Tale of the Red Hats” by Scott Lynch
“Amethyst, Shadow, and Light” by Saladin Ahmed
“Camp Follower” by Trudi Canavan
“The Dragonslayer of Merebarton” by K. J. Parker
“Leaf and Branch and Grass and Vine” by Kate Elliott
“Spirits of Salt: A Tale of the Coral Heart” by Jeffrey Ford
“Forever People” by Robert V S Redick
“Sponda the Suet Girl and the Secret of the French Pearl” by Ellen Klages
“Shaggy Dog Bridge: A Black Company Story” by Glen Cook
“The Ghost Makers” by Elizabeth Bear
“One Last, Great Adventure” by Ellen Kushner & Ysabeau Wilce
“The High King Dreaming” by Daniel Abraham
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Clockwork Phoenix 4

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Clockwork Phoenix 4

edited by Mike Allen

(Mythic Delirium, July 2013)

“Our Lady of the Thylacines” by Yves Meynard
“The Canal Barge Magician’s Number Nine Daughter” by Ian McHugh
“On the Leitmotif of the Trickster Constellation in Northern Hemisphere Star Charts, Post-Apocalypse” by Nicole Kornher-Stace
“Beach Bum and the Drowned Girl” by Richard Parks
“Trap-Weed” by Gemma Files
“Icicle” by Yukimi Ogawa
“Lesser Creek: A Love Story, a Ghost Story” by A.C. Wise
“What Still Abides” by Marie Brennan
“The Wanderer King” by Alisa Alering
“A little of the Night” by Tanith Lee
“I Come from the Dark Universe” by Cat Rambo
“Happy Hour at the Tooth and Claw” by Shira Lipkin
“Lilo Is” by Corinne Duyvis
“Selected Program Notes from the Retrospective Exhibition of Theresa Rosenberg Latimer” by Kenneth Schneyer
“Three Times” by Camille Alexa
“The Bees Her Heart, The Hive Her Belly” by Benjamin Sriduangkaew
“The Old Woman with no Teeth” by Patricia Russo
“The History of Soul 2065” by Barbara Krasnoff
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The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination

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The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination

edited by John Joseph Adams

(Tor, February 2013)

 
"Professor Incognito Apologizes: An Itemized List" by Austin Grossman
"Father of the Groom" by Harry Turtledove
"Laughter at the Academy" by Seanan McGuire
"Letter to the Editor" by David D. Levine
“Instead of a Loving Heart” by Jeremiah Tolbert (reprint)
"The Executor" by Daniel H. Wilson
"The Angel of Death Has a Business Plan" by Heather Lindsley
"Homo Perfectus" by David Farland
"Ancient Equations" by L. A. Banks
"Rural Singularity" by Alan Dean Foster
"Captain Justice Saves the Day" by Genevieve Valentine
“The Mad Scientist's Daughter” by Theodora Goss (reprint)
"The Space Between" by Diana Gabaldon (reprint)
"Harry and Marlowe Meet the Founder of the Aetherian Revolution" by Carrie Vaughn
"Blood & Stardust" by Laird Barron
"A More Perfect Union" by L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
"Rocks Fall" by Naomi Novik
"We Interrupt This Broadcast" by Mary Robinette Kowal
"The Last Dignity of Man" by Marjorie M. Liu
"The Pittsburgh Technology" by Jeffrey Ford
"Mofongo Knows" by Grady Hendrix
"The Food Taster’s Boy" by Ben Winters
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Futuredaze: An Anthology of YA Science Fiction

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Futuredaze: An Anthology of YA Science Fiction

Edited by Hannah Strom-Martin & Erin Underwood

(Underwords Press, February 2013)

 

Clockwork Airlock” by Nancy Holder
Spirk Station” by Chuck Rothman
Not With You, But With You” by Miri Kim
Powerless” by Leah Thomas
The Stars Beneath Our Feet” by Stephen D. Covey and Sandra McDonald
Out of the Silent Sea” by Dale Lucas
Another Prison” by Rahul Kanakia
Driven Out” by Steve Alguire
A Voice in the Night” by Jack McDevitt
Unwritten in Green” by Alex Dally MacFarlane
The End of Callie V” by Jennifer Moore
The Myriad Dangers” by Lavie Tidhar
The Fall of Stile City” by William John Watkins
String Theory” by Danika Dinsmore
Hollywood Forever” by Llinos Cathryn Thomas
The Cleansing” by Mark Smith-Briggs
Prospect of a World I Dream” by Alex Kane
Larvae” by Gregory Frost
Over It” by A. Camille Renwick
Your Own Way Back” by Rich Larson
Me and My Army of Me” by Katrina Nicholson
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Menial: Skilled Labor in Science Fiction

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Menial: Skilled Labor in Science Fiction

edited by Kelly Jennings and Shay Darrach

(Crossed Genres Publication, January 2013)

 

"Diamond in the Rough" by A. J. Fitzwater
"Thirty-Four Dollars" by M. Bennardo
"A Tale of a Fast Horse" by Sean Jones
"The Didibug Pin" by Barbara Krasnoff
"Sarah 87" by Camille Alexa
"Carnivores" by A. D. Spencer
"Urban Renewal" by Andrew C. Releford
"Storage" by Matthew Cherry
"Snowball the Rabbit Was Dead" by Angeli Primlani
"Leviathan" by Jasmine M. Templet
"All in a Day's Work" by Margaret M. Gilma
"The Belt" by Kevin Bennett
"Far, Far from Land" by Jude-Marie Green
"Big Steel in the Sky" by Clifford Royal Johns
"Air Supply" by Sophie Constable
"The Heart of the Union" by Dany G. Zuwen
"Ember" by Sabrina Vourvoulias
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Edge of Infinity, ed. Jonathan Strahan

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Edge of Infinity

ed. by Jonathan Strahan

(Solaris, November 2012)

 

“The Girl-Thing Who Went Out for Sushi” by Pat Cadigan
“The Deeps of the Sky” by Elizabeth Bear
“Drive” by James S.A. Corey
“The Road to NPS” by Sandra McDonald and Stephen D. Covey
“Swift as a Dream and Fleeting as a Sigh” by John Barnes
“Macy Minot’s Last Christmas on Dione, Ring Racing, Fiddler’s Green, the Potter’s Garden” by Paul McAuley
“Safety Tests” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
“Bricks, Sticks, Straw” by Gwyneth Jones
“Tyche and the Ants” by Hannu Rajaniemi
“Obelisk” by Stephen Baxter
“Vainglory” by Alastair Reynolds
“Water Rights” by An Owomoyela
“The Peak of Eternal Light” by Bruce Sterling
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Unidentified Funny Objects

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Unidentified Funny Objects

Edited by Alex Shvartsman

UFO Publishing, November 2012

(www.ufopub.com)


Timber!” by Scott Almes

The Alien Invasion As Seen in the Twitter Stream of @dweebless” by Jake Kerr
Dreaming Harry” by Stephanie Burgis
Fight Finale From the Near Future!” by James Beamon
Temporal Shimmies” by Jennifer Pelland
The Day They Repossessed My Zombies” by K.G. Jewell
Moon Landing” by Lavie Tidhar
The Last Dragon Slayer” by Chuck Rothman
The Venus of Willendorf” by Deborah Walker
Love Thy Neighbors” by Ken Liu
The Alchemist’s Children” by Nathaniel Lee
The Fifty-One Suitors of Princess Jamatpie” by Leah Cypess
If You Act Now” by Sergey Lukyanenko
No Silver Lining” by Zach Shepard
Go Karts of the Gods” by Michael Kurland
My Kingdom for a Horse” by Stephen D. Rogers
Cake from Mars” by Marko Kloos
An Unchanted Sword” by Jeff Stehman
The Real Thing” by Don Sakers
2001 Revisited Via 1969” by Bruce Golden
First Date” by Jamie Lackey
One-hand Tantra” by Ferrett Steinmetz
Of Mat and Math” by Anatoly Belilovsky
All I Want for Christmas” by Siobhan Gallagher
The Velveteen Golem” by David Sklar
The Working Stiff” by Matt Mikalatos
Worm’s Eye View” by Jody Lynn Nye
The Secret Life of Sleeping Beauty” by Charity Tahmaseb
El and Al vs. Himmler’s Horrendous Horde from Hell” by Mike Resnick

 

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Specter Spectacular: 13 Ghostly Tales

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Specter Spectacular: 13 Ghostly Tales

Edited by

Eileen Wiedbrauk

World Weaver Press

(September 25, 2012, 155 pp.)

 

My Rest a Stone” by Amanda C. Davis
Alabaster” by Jamie Rand
Cinder” by Kristina Wojtaszek
The Haunts of Albert Einstein” by Larry Hodges
Safe Upon the Shore” by Kou K. Nelson
Wendigo” by Shannon Robinson
The Little House at Bull Run Creek” by Robbie MacNiven
Death and Taxes” by A. E. Decker
'What if it could speak!'” by Terence Kuch
Pushed Out” by Jay Wilburn
A Fitting Tribute” by Andrea Janes
The Secret of Echo Cottage” by Sue Houghton
Cooter, Ass-munch, and Me” by Calie Voorhis
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