Apex Magazine

• Quarterly magazine of SF and horror, since 2005; current editor Lynne M. Thomas
• Format: Online; Ebook formats
• Frequency: Quarterly

August 2012
Issue 39, cover art by Ekaterina Zagustina
• Stories in this issue are by Genevieve Valentine, Kat Howard, Marie Brennan, and Nir Yaniv.
• Nonfiction includes an interview with Genevieve Valentine, and an essay on dwarves in fantasy by Jim C. Hines.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)

Beneath Ceaseless Skies

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

August 2012
Issue 101
• Issue 101 has stories by Mark Teppo and Jack Nicholls, with an audio fiction podcast by Christie Yant.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)


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

August 2012
Issue 71, cover art by Martin Faragasso
• Stories in this issue are by Kij Johnson, Sofia Samatar, and Catherynne M. Valente.
• Nonfiction includes an editorial by Neil Clarke about his Readercon heart attack, a conversation with China Miéville, and essays by Jeff Seymour and Daniel Abraham.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)

Expanded Horizons

• Speculative fiction emphasizing diversity, since 2008; edited by Dash
• Format: Online
• Frequency: Irregular

August 2012
Issue 36
• Stories in this issue are by Sofia Samatar, Alexandra Fresch, Benjanun Sriduangkaew, and Andrea Tang.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)


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

August 2012
• This month’s story is Deus Absconditus by J.M. Sidorova.
• Lois Tilton reviews it here.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)

Intergalactic Medicine Show

• Fiction and interviews, since 2005; publisher and executive editor Orson Scott Card, editor Edmund R. Schubert
• Format: Online, subscription access
• Frequency: Bimonthly

July 2012
Issue 29, cover art by Dean Spencer
• Stories in this issue are by J. Deery Wray, Gary Kloster, Jared Oliver Adams, Kenneth Kao, Holli Mintzer, and Michael Haynes.
• There’s also an interview with Jack McDevitt, and an audio reading of Jared Oliver Adams’ story by Tom Barker.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)

James Gunn’s Ad Astra

• SF and scholarly articles, since 2012; editors include Isaac Bell and Douglas McKinney
• Format: online
• Frequency: annual

Issue 1, 2012
• The premiere issue of this new annual zine has the theme “Communication and Information”. Stories are by Peter Charron, Eric Cline, Shaenon K. Garrity, Adria Laycraft, Nikki J. North, and Adrian Simmons.
• There are also seven work of poetry, by Geoffrey A. Landis and others, and scholarly articles Jean Asselin, Sheila Finch, and Victor Grech, et al.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)


• Science fiction and fantasy stories, original and reprint, plus features; edited by John Joseph Adams; debuted June 2010; combined with former Fantasy Magazine since Jan 2012
• Format: Online; ebook
• Frequency: Monthly issues in ebook formats for purchase; weekly online updates free

August 2012
Issue 27, cover art by Hrvoje Beslic
• SF stories in this issue (some not yet posted) are by Tina Connolly & Caroline M. Yoachim, Ken Liu, Charlie Jane Anders, and Michael Swanwick. Fantasy stories are by Linda Nagata, Wil McCarthy, Delia Sherman, and Kat Howard.
• Nonfiction includes author and artist profiles, and interviews with Kim Stanley Robinson and Seanan McGuire/Mira Grant.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)

Redstone Science Fiction

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

August 2012
Issue 27
• Stories in this issue are by Simon Petrie and Danielle D.M. Gembala.
• Michael Ray’s editorial announces a hiatus following the September issue.
• Lois Tilton reviews the issue here.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)

SF Site

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

mid-August 2012
• The lead reviews in this issue are Christopher DeFilippis on China Miéville’s Railsea and Nathan Brazil on Al Ewing’s Pax Omega.
• Other reviews cover titles by Eric James Stone, Brent Weeks, Rudy Rucker, and Neal Stephenson et al.
• There’s also an interview with Edward M. Lerner, and columns by Rick Klaw & Mark London Williams, and Neil Walsh.

(Sat 18 Aug 2012)