Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited, since April 2013, by Trevor Quachri
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

January/February 2014
Vol. 134 No. 1&2, $7.99, 192pp, cover art by David A. Hardy
• This double issue has part 2 of a serial by Karl Schroeder, a novella by Richard A. Lovett, novelettes by Rob Chilson and Grey Rollins, and short stories by Carl Frederick, Thoraiya Dyer, Christie Yant, Marie DesJardin, Brenta Blevins, John Frye III, Michael Turton, and Karl Bunker.
• There’s also poetry by Kate Gladstone and Mary Turzillo. The science fact article, about stimulating neurons in the brain, is by Kyle Kirkland.
• Departments include an editorial by Trevor Quachri, an “Alternate View” column by Jeffery D. Kooistra, and a “Reference Library” book review column by Don Sakers, covering titles by Ben Bova, Chris Moriarty, and others.
• Lois Tilton just reviewed the issue for Locus Online.

(Sat 2 Nov 2013)

Asimov’s Science Fiction

• Science Fiction magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

January 2014
Vol. 38 No. 1 (whole #456), $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Gromovataha/
• This issue has novelettes by Aliette de Bodard, Ron Collins, and Nancy Kress, short stories by Ian McHugh, William Jablonsky, and Steve Rasnic Tem, and poetry by John Amen, William John Watkins, and E. Kristin Anderson.
• Departments include Sheila Williams’ editorial; Robert Silverberg’s “Reflections” column, “The Plurality of Worlds: A Contrarian View”; an “On the Net” column by James Patrick Kelly, More Editing and Writing, with interview responses from Robert Silverberg, Gardner Dozois, and Jeff VanderMeer; and a book review column by Paul Di Filippo.
• Lois Tilton just reviewed the issue for Locus Online, recommending the stories by Ron Collins and Nancy Kress.

(Sat 2 Nov 2013)


• Journal of the Science Fiction Poetry Association (SFPA); edited by Marge Simon

Autumn 2013
Issue 36.4, $5, 48pp, cover art by IaAzathoth
• This issue has poetry by Robert Borski, Robert Frazier, Alvaro Zinos-Amaro, Ann K. Schwader, Wade German, Timons Esaias, and many others.
• Features include an editorial by F.J. Bergmann, a President’s Message by David C. Kopaska-Merkel, small press reviews, and a column on Stealth SF by Denise Dumars.

(Tue 29 Oct 2013)