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

POW!erful Tales

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POW!erful Tales, edited by Michael C. Lea

The Lingering Grief of Twilight” by Geoffrey Thorne

What Are the Odds?” by David Taub

The Man Comes Around” by Christina Lea

Day of Wrath” by Jon S. Crews

Bad Man’s Gift” by John E. Rogers, Jr.

A Very Small Hero” by Lawrence Barker

Confidante” by Tim McDaniel

Legacy” by Mark Onspaugh

Steaming Mad” by John Michael Martin

The Silver Shadow” by Eric Ian Steele

Mister Blue Sky” by Christina Lea

The Ironic Man” by Gareth D. Jones

A Dog, A Rat, A Mouse, A Cat” by A. H. Jennings

Yet Another Bad Hair Day” by Gustavo Bondoni

Uncreation Myth” by Michael C. Lea


The New Space Opera 2

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The New Space Opera 2

(ed. by Gardner Dozois and Jonathan Strahan)

Utriusque Cosmi” by Robert Charles Wilson

The Island” by Peter Watts

Events Preceding the Helvetican Renaissance” by John Kessel

To Go Boldly” by Cory Doctorow

The Lost Princess Man” by John Barnes

Defect” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

To Raise a Mutiny Betwixt Yourselves” by Jay Lake

Shell Game” by Neal Asher

Punctuality” by Garth Nix

Inevitable” by Sean Williams

Join the Navy and See the Worlds” by Bruce Sterling

Fearless Space Pirates of the Outer Rings” by Bill Willingham

From the Heart” by John Meaney

Chameleons” by Elizabeth Moon

The Tenth Muse” by Tad Williams

Cracklegrackle” by Justina Robson

The Tale of the Wicked” by John Scalzi

Catastrophe Baker and the Canticle for Leibowitz” by Mike Resnick

The Far End of History” by John C. Wright


Sideways in Crime, ed. Lou Anders

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“Running the Snake” by Kage Baker

“Via Vortex” by John Meaney

“Fate and the Fire-Lance” by Stephen Baxter

“The Blood of Peter Francisco” by Paul Park

“The Adventure of the Southsea Trunk” by Jack McDevitt

“G-Men” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

“Sacrifice” by Mary Rosenblum

“Murder in Geektopia” by Paul Di Filippo

“Chicago” by Jon Courtenay Grimwood

“The Sultan’s Emissary” Theodore Judson

“Worlds of Possibilities” by Pat Cadigan

“A Murder in Eddsford” by S.M. Stirling

“Conspiracies: A Very Condensed 937-Page Novel” by Mike Resnick and Eric Flint

“The People’s Machine” by Tobias S. Buckell

“Death on the Crosstime Express” by Chris Roberson


Bad-Ass Faeries, edited by Danielle Ackley-McPhail et al.

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"Bad-Ass Faeries" by Monica Richards
Image"Futuristic Cybernetic Faerie Assassin Hassballah" by Adam P. Knave
"Make Love, Not War" by Lee C. Hillman
"Heart of Vengeance" by Den C. Wilson
"Ballad of the Seven Up Sprite" by Brian Koscienski & Chris Pisano
"Snow in July" by Jeff Lyman
"House Arrest" by Keith R.A. DeCandido
"A Pressing Problem" by Donald W. Schank
"Hidden in the Folds" by Jesse Harris
"Pennidreadful" by Lorne Dixon
"On Oberon’s Throne" by L. Jagi Lamplighter
"Sally Smiles" by James Chambers
"The Faerie Queen of Lo Mein" by Vincent Collins
"Hollow Dreams" by Elaine Corvidae
"Wings of Soul" by R. Allen Leider
"At the Crossroads" by Danielle Ackley-McPhail
"Down These Mean Streets a Faerie Must Go" by John Sunseri
"ENDGAME" by Patrick Thomas
"The Last Night of the Lazarus Brothers" by CJ Henderson

Alien Crimes, edited by Mike Resnick

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“Nothing Personal” by Pat Cadigan
“A Locked-Planet Mystery” by Mike Resnick
“Hoxbomb” by Harry Turtledove
“The End of the World” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
“Dark Heaven” by Gregory Benford
“Womb of Every World” by Walter Jon Williams

The Best of Jim Baen’s Universe, 2006, edited by Eric Flint

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Science Fiction Stories:
“Dog Soldier” by Garth Nix
Image“The Girl with the Killer Eyes” by B. B. Kristopher
“Bow Shock” by Gregory Benford
“Decaf and Spaceship, To Go” by Katherine Sanger
“All the Things You Are” by Mike Resnick
“A Time to Kill” by S. Andrew Swann
“Local Boy Makes Good” by Ray Tabler
“The Old Woman in the Young Woman” by Gene Wolfe
“Candy-Blossom” by Dave Freer
“What Would Sam Spade Do?” by Jo Walton
“Giving it Fourteen Percent” by A. S. Fox
“Every Hole is Outlined” by John Barnes
“Fishing” by Thea Hutcheson
“Bob’s Yeti Problem” by Lawrence Person
“Brieanna’s Constant” by Eric Witchey
“The Darkness” by David Drake

Fantasy Stories:
“The Cold Blacksmith” by Elizabeth Bear
“The Nature of Things” by Maya Kaathryn Bohnoff
“Sisters of Sarronnym; Sisters of Westwind” by L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
“The Opposite of Pomegranates” by Marissa Lingen
“As Black as Hell” by John Lambshead
“Benny Comes Home” by Esther Friesner
“Femme Fatale” by Jason Wittman
“A Hire Power” by J. Simon
“Poga” by John Barnes

Nemonymous 7: Zencore! Scriptus Innominatus, edited by D.F. Lewis

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“Torsion” by ?
“MMM - Delicious” by ?
“Undergrowth” by ?
“Fugly” by ?
“The Nightmare Reader” by ?
“The Secret Life of the Panda” by ?
“Upset Stomach” by ?
“The Awful Truth About The Circus” by ?
“Red Velvet Dust” by ?
“The Coughing Coffin” by ?
“Terminus” by ?
“Mary’s Gift, the Stars and Frank’s Pisser” by ?
“Blue Raspberries” by ?
“Berian Winslow & The Stream Of Consciousness Storyteller” by ?
“The Plunge” by ?
“England and Nowhere” by ?
“Word Doctor” by ?

The currently unallocated list of authors of the above stories in alphabetical (not story) order: Anonymous, Daniel Ausema, Charles Black, Dominy Clements, Scott Edelman, Nick Jackson, M.P. Johnson, Kek-W, Tim Nickels, Reggie Oliver, Ursula Pflug, Steven Pirie, Brian Rappatta, Patricia Russo, E. Sedia, S.D. Tullis, & Mark Valentine

Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine 30th Anniversary Anthology, edited by Sheila Williams

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"Air Raid" by John Varley (writing as Herb Boehm)
"The Time of the Burning" by Robert Silverberg
"Speech Sounds" by Octavia Butler
"Dinner in Audoghast" by Bruce Sterling
"Robot Dreams" by Isaac Asimov
"Glacier" by Kim Stanley Robinson
"Cibola" by Connie Willis
"The Happy Man" by Jonathan Lethem
"Over There" by Mike Resnick
"Ether, OR" by Ursula K. Le Guin
"Flying Lessons" by Kelly Link
"Itsy Bitsy Spider" by James Patrick Kelly
"Ancient Engines" by Michael Swanwick
"Lobsters" by Charles Stross
"Only Partly Here" by Lucius Shepard
"The Children of Time" by Stephen Baxter
"Eight Episodes" by Robert Reed

Prime Codex, edited by Lawrence M. Schoen & Michael Livingston

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"To The East, A Bright Star" by James Maxey
Image"Ticktock Girl" by Cat Rambo
"The Man With Great Despair Behind His Eyes" by Ken Scholes
"Wizards’ Encore" by Geoffrey Girard
"The Disenchantment of Kivron Ox-master" by Elaine Isaak
"Sister of the Hedge" by Jim C. Hines
"Rampion" by Mary Robinette Kowel
"Salt of Judus" by Eric James Stone
"Button by Button" by E. Catherine Tobler
"Black Boxes" by Matthew Rotunda
"Tides" by Tobias Buckell
"Urban Renewal" by Tom Pendergrass
"As the Stars of the Sky" by Mike Shultz
"Rainmakers" by Ruth Nestvold
"Radical Acceptance" by David W. Goldman

Bash Down the Door and Slice Open the Badguy, edited by W.H. Horner

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“Beerwolf” by Lawrence C. Connolly
“A Different Shade of Knight” by Jason S. Ridler
“Assassin’s Playground” by A. G. Devitt
Image“Mistress Fortune Favors the Unlucky” by Eugie Foster
“A Lesson in Heroics” by Jeremy Yoder
“The Ice Maiden Speaketh” by Paul Crilley
“Keep Coming Back for More” by Margaret Ronald
“The Great Thrakkian Rebellion” by Megan Crewe
“Always Read the Fine Print” by L. L. Donahue
“Heard It” by Dale Mettam
“Crossing Swords” by Murray J. D. Leeder
“Hallah Iron-Thighs and the Hounds of Hell” by K. D. Wentworth
“There’s Only One Dakon the Mighty” by Elizabeth H. Hopkinson
“Goblin Hero” by Jim C. Hines
“No Shit, There We Were” by Michael Brendan
“But Before I Kill You...” by Lindsey Duncan
“An Incident at Black Tongue Tavern” by Michael Turner
“Delilah’s Dames in Nomadsland” by Melissa Lee Shaw
“The Atrocious Head-Bashing Troubadour” by C. M. Huard
“The Voice of Reason” by Ken Brady
“In the Shit” by Barbara Davies
“The Wrestler’s Apprentice” by Stephen Castillet
“The Order of the Crimson Tunic” by Kevin N. Haw
“Just Temping” by Susan Sielinski

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