Beneath Ceaseless Skies

• Literary adventure fantasy, since 2008; publisher and editor-in-chief Scott H. Andrews
• Format: Online; PDF and ebook formats
• Frequency: biweekly

December 2011
Issue 83
• Issue 83 has two stories, by Megan Arkenberg and Nadia Bulkin.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)


• SF and fantasy fiction, nonfiction, and podcasts, since 2006; publisher/editor Neil Clarke, non-fiction editor Cheryl Morgan
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Monthly

December 2011
Issue 63, cover art by Folko Streese
• Stories in this issue are by Ben Peek and Chris Stabback, plus the conclusion of “Silently and Very Fast” by Catherynne M. Valente.
• Nonfiction is by Brenta Blevins, with an interview with Aliette de Bodard, and an editorial by Neil Clarke.
• The podcast, by Kate Baker, is of Ben Peek’s story “Sirius”.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)

Fantasy Magazine

• Fantasy fiction, articles, and reviews, posted several times per week, since November 2005; edited by John Joseph Adams
• Format: Online
• Frequency: near-daily

December 2011
Issue 57, cover art by J.P. Targete
• Fiction this month is by Nike Sulway, Joe R. Lansdale, Seanan Maguire, and Naomi Novik.
• Nonfiction includes an interview Chris Miller, and articles by Veronica Schanoes, Alasdair Stuart, and Genevieve Valentine.
• Contents will be posted at weekly intervals throughout December, or is available immediately for purchase.
• John Joseph Adams’ editorial announces the merging of Fantasy Magazine with Lightspeed.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)


• SF/fantasy long fiction, one story per month, edited by Ann Leckie, beginning November 2010
• Format: Online
• Frequency: monthly

December 2011
• This month’s story is The House of Aunts by Zen Cho.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)


• Speculative fiction, poetry, and reviews, since 2002; publisher and editor Leah Bobet
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Quarterly

December 2011
Vol. 10 No. 4
• Stories in this issue are by Michael John Grist, Kenneth Schneyer, and Erica Satifka.
• Poetry is by Mary Turzillo, Brit Mandelo, C.G. Olsen, and David Kopaska-Merkel.
• Book reviews are by Leah Bobet and Liz Bourke.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)


• SF magazine, currently bimonthly, published since 1982, co-founded by David Pringle; edited since 2004 by Andy Cox

Nov-Dec 2011
Issue 237, £3.95, 64pp, cover art by Richard Wagner
• Fiction in this issue is by Lavie Tidhar, Douglas Lain, Caspian Gray, and Jim Hawkins.
• Features include David Langford’s “Ansible Link” column of news and obituaries; a section of “Book Zone” book reviews by Paul Graham Raven, Paul Kincaid, and others; Nick Lowe’s “Mutant Popcorn” film reviews, covering 9 films; and Tony Lee’s “Laser Fodder” DVD and Blue-ray reviews.

(Wed 30 Nov 2011)


• Science fiction stories, original and reprint, plus features; edited by John Joseph Adams; debuted June 2010
• Format: Online; ebook
• Frequency: Monthly issues in ebook formats for purchase; weekly online updates free

December 2011
Issue 19, cover art by Angel Alonso
• Fiction this month is by Vylar Kaftan, Pat Cadigan, Andrew Penn Romine, and Arthur C. Clarke.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Richard Dawkins, and articles by Jeff Lester, Nigel Wilson, and Alan Smale.
• Contents will be posted at weekly intervals throughout December, or is available immediately for purchase.
• John Josephs Adams’ editorial announces that, as the new owner of both Lightspeed and Fantasy Magazine, he will be merging the two magazines.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)

The New York Review of Science Fiction

• Essays and reviews, published since 1988; edited by David G. Hartwell, Kathryn Cramer, et al.
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Monthly

November 2011
Issue 279, Vol. 24 No. 3, $5, 24pp
• This special “Dramatic” issue features an excerpt from Jeanne Beckwith’s play “Opportunity of a Lifetime”, and a review of the play by Jen Gunnels.
• An essay by Mike Barrett examines the future worlds in the novels of John Morressy; an essay by Geoff Sutton looks at Joe Haldeman’s The Forever War.
• Other reviews include Peter Rawlik on Todd Riemer, Michael Levy on M.M. Buckner, and Jen Gunnels on the play “Frankenstein with Mary Shelley”.

(Fri 2 Dec 2011)

Redstone Science Fiction

• SF e-zine, since mid-2010; editors and publishers Michael Ray and Paul Clemmons
• Format: Online, ebook formats
• Frequency: Monthly

December 2011
Issue 19
• This issue has fiction by Siobhan Shier and Eric Del Carlo
• Coming later in the month is an editorial, and story podcasts read by Amanda Fitzwater and Michael Ray.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)

SF Site

• Reviews, interviews, feature, links; published by Rodger Turner since 1997
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Semi-monthly

December 2011
• The lead reviews are by Nathan Brazil, of Ann VanderMeer & Jeff VanderMeer’s The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities, and Rich Horton, of Tim Akers’ Dead of Veridon.
• Other reviews include Trent Walters on Douglas Lain (plus an interview of Lain), Mario Guslandi on an anthology edited by Russell B. Farr, and Greg L. Johnson on Rebecca K. Rowe.
• There are also several magazine issue review by Sandra Scholes, and columns by Rick Klaw & Mark London Williams, Derek Johnson, and Neil Walsh.

(Sat 3 Dec 2011)

Strange Horizons

• Fiction, art, articles, poetry, and reviews; founded September 2000; editor-in-chief Susan Marie Groppi through 2010, Niall Harrison beginning 2011
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Weekly; reviews posted three times a week

November 2011
• November 28th posts include an interview with Sergei Lukyanenko, poetry by Greg Leunig, and three new reviews.
• November posts by the 26th include stories by George R. Galuschak, Counting Cracks; Corinne Duyvis, Eight; and Holli Mintzer, Tomorrow Is Waiting. Poetry is by Polenth Blake, Gwynne Garfinkle, and Jenny Rossi.
• Columns are by Robyn Fleming, on gaming; Mark Plummer, on three-quarter century anniversaries in SF fandom; and John Clute, whose latest Scores column covers Robert Charles Wilson and Daryl Gregory.
• Other recent reviews cover works by Lisa Goldstein, Philip Palmer, Mira Grant, and others.

(Sat 26 Nov 2011)