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Analog Science Fiction and Fact – June 2012 – Vol. CXXXII No. 6 by (Analog 24 April 2012 / ) - Analog Science Fiction and Fact – June 2012 – Vol. CXXXII No. 6

Table of Contents:
Novelettes:
Crooks by Paul Carlson
Food Chained by Carl Frederick
Short Stories:
Titanium Soul by Catherine Shaffer
A Murmuration of Starlings by Joe Pitkin
An Ounce of Prevention by Jerry Oltion
The Fine Print by Michael Alexander
Darwin’s Gambit by Emily Mah
A Reasonable Expectation of Privacy by N.M. Cedeño
Science Fact:
Is the Moon a Babel Fish? by John Gribbin
Reader’s Departments:
The Editor's Page
In Times to Come
The Alternate View by Jeffrey D. Kooistra
The Reference Library by Don Sakers
Brass Tacks
Upcoming Events by Anthony Lewis
(see review)

Apex Magazine – Issue 35, April 2012 by (Apex Magazine 26 April 2012 / ) - Apex Magazine – Issue 35, April 2012
To subscribe visit http://www.apexbookcompany.com/apex-store/subscriptions/ Each new issue of Apex Magazine is released the first Tuesday of the month. Single issues are available to purchase for $2.99. Subscriptions are for twelve months and are sold for $19.95.
Apex Publications, PO Box 24323, Lexington, KY 40524

Table of Contents:
Artist Bio – Julie Dillon
Blood on Vellum: Notes from the Apex Editor-in-Chief by Lynne M. Thomas
Fiction:
Original: Love is a Parasite Meme by Lavie Tidhar (1585 words)
Original: The Second Card of the Major Arcana by Thoraiya Dyer (3372 words)
Reprint: Alternate Girl’s Expatriate Life by Rochita Loenen-Tuiz (originally appeared in Interzone, 2010) (4421 words)
Poetry:
No Poisoned Comb by Amal El-Mohtar
Nonfiction:
World SF: Our Possible Future by Charles Tan
Interview:
Interview with Lavie Tidhar by Stephanie Jacob
(see review)

Asimov’s Science Fiction – June 2012 – Vol. 36 Nos. 6 – (Whole Numbers 437) by (Asimov's Science Fiction 23 April 2012 / ) - Asimov’s Science Fiction – June 2012 – Vol. 36 Nos. 6 – (Whole Numbers 437)

Table of Contents:
Novelettes:
Missionaries by Mercurio D. Rivera
Possible Monsters by Will McIntosh
Short Stories:
Final Exam by Megan Arkenberg
Waiting at the Altar by Jack McDevitt
The Flowering Ape by Alan DeNiro
The Widdershins Clock by Kali Wallace
Free Range by Bruce McAllister
Scout by Bud Sparhawk
Poetry:
Pavane by F.J. Bergmann I am nothing, you say, to you, coming close to it by W. Gregory Stewart
Objectifying Faerie by Jane Yolen
The Novikov Self-Consistency Conjecture from 'The Official Guide to Time Travel' by Robert Frazier
Care and Feeding by Mary A. Turzillo
Departments:
Editorial: "We Have Met the Alien" by Sheila Williams
Reflections: "Rereading Philip K. Dick" by Robert Silverberg
Next Issue
On the Net: Encyclopedic by James Patrick Kelly
On Books: "Short and Sweet" by Paul Di Filippo
The SF Conventional Calendar by Erwin S. Strauss
(see review)

Bull Spec #7 – Spring 2012 by (Bull Spec 26 April 2012 / ) - Bull Spec #7 – Spring 2012
Published quarterly by BULL SPEC/PO Box 13146, Durham, NC 27709
Price per print issue $8, $15 for four print issues plus shipping,
$9.95 for four electronic issues NC residents add sales tax (you can also add up to $5 per subscription or $3 per issue as a gift to the contributors) Table of Contents:
Fiction:
The Gearaffe Who Didn't Tick by D.K. Thompson - Illustrated by Angi Shearstone
Complications of the Flesh by Jason Erik Lundberg - Illustrated by Jason Strutz
Inseperables' War by Stephanie Ricker - Illustrated by Jason Strutz
Fish Eyes by Natania Barron - Illustrated by Brigid Ashwood
Friday Nite at the A&W by J. P. Trostle - Illustrated by Gabriel Dunston
When Dreams Wake by Jason K. Chapman- Illustrated by Indrapramit Das
Poetry:
The Fall Queen by Alexandra Seidel
One Hundred Years in the Wood by Daniel A. Rabuzzi
Increments by Lemuel Harik
A Fembot’s Quantum Love by Deborah Walker
Night Patrol by Athena Andreadis
Laurels by Mari Ness
Letting Go by Damon Shaw
The Year of Disasters by Sofia Samatar
Graphic Short:
The Long Lives of Heroes (part 3 of 4) by Jeremy Whitley and Jason Strutz
Interviews and Features:
Into the Hinterlands by David Drake and Johh Lambshead - Interview by Jeremy L. C. Jones - Essays by Toni Weisskopf, Mark L. Van Name, and John Lambshead
In Deep by Vernor Vinge - Review and Interview by Paul Kincaid The Magister Trilogy<.i> by C.S. Friedman - Review and Interview by Dan Campbell
Circle Tide by Rebecca K. Rowe - Review and Interview by C. D. Covington
Panverse Three by Dario Ciriello - Review and Interview by Rich Horton
The Urban Uncanny by Lauren Beukes - Interview by Preston Grassmann
Experience is the Only Kind of Story by J.M. McDermott - Essay by John H. Stevens
X-Minus One - Article by Peter Wood - Illustrated by Gabriel Dunston
Reviews of: The Clockwork Rocket by Greg Egan (Reviewed by Paul Kincaid), The Goblin Corps by Ari Marmell (Reviewed by Joseph Giddings), The Postmortal by Drew Magary (Reviewed by J. P. Wickwire), The Rift Walker by Clay and Susan Griffith (Reviewed by Natania Barron), Briarpatch by Tim Pratt (Reviewed by Dustin Monk), Mr. Fox by Helen Oyeyemi (Reviewed by Larry Nolen), Osama by Lavie Tidhar (Reviewed by Paul Kincaid), The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow and Context by Cory Doctorow (Reviewed by Nick Mamatas)
Editorial: Are you listening? by Samuel Montgomery-Blinn
(see review)

Fandom Forever 1, 2012 by (Fandom Forever 27 April 2012 / ) - Fandom Forever 1, 2012
Publisher/Editor – Knud Larn
FANDOM FOREVER No. 1 /2012, - a Danish science fiction fanzine.
A printed edition is available through the following Amateur Press Associations: Fantasy Amateur Press Association (FAPA), Australian & New Zealand Amateur Press Association (ANZAPA), Speculative Amateur Press Society (SAPS), and Sveriges Fanzine Förening (SFF).
The pdf edition is freely available to all interested fans. See how on the webpage below.
All content © Copyright the individual authors 2012. Please respect the individual author's copyright, and do not redistribute the pdf (or copy pages from the printed edition) without prior written consent. All contact, feedback, letters of comment, contributions, etc. regarding this fanzine to the editor: Knud Larn, Reerslevvej 34, 2640 Hedehusene, Denmark, email: knudlarn@hotmail.com, Table of Contents:
Introductions
Article: A Worried People - Danish Science Fiction Novels from the Naughts 5 Poems by Mike Allen
Story: Thunderegg by Manfred Christiansen
Story: Io, Robot - by Tobias S. Buckell
5 Poems by Bruce Boston
Story: Zero Game by Lavie Tidhar
5 Poems by Peter Payack
FanNewsDenmark
(see review)

Flash Fiction Online - 04/2012 by (Flash Fiction Online 27 April 2012 / ) - Flash Fiction Online - 04/2012
Editor - Suzanne W. Vincent
Publisher - Jake Freivald

Table of Contents:
In This Issue: Jake Freivald Flash 04/2012, #1: Beth Cato - 213 Myrtle Street
Flash 04/2012, #2: Bruce Holland Rogers - How We Met
Classic Flash #56: Charles Dickens - Familiar Epistle from a Parent to a Child Aged Two Years and Two Months
(see review)

Flurb 13 – Spring 2012 by (Flurb 23 April 2012 / ) - Flurb 13 – Spring 2012
Publisher/Editor – Rudy Rucker
Table of Contents:
Editorial
Stories:
Jane and the Roadspider by Rudy Rucker
Eye-High by James Worrad
The Gaon of Chozzerai by Seth Kallan Deitch
Counter by Leslie What
Journey to the Center of the Flat Earth by William Highsmith
The Invention of Beloved Money by Ian Watson and Roberto Quaglia
Give Granny a Kiss by Madeleine Ashby
A Bigger Piece of Nothing by Martin Hayes
Lohengrin & Tannhauser by A.S. Salinas
Procrastination by Wongoon Cha
Sea Change by Andy Albrecht
Last Call for Ice Cream by Rudy Ch. Garcia
Five Poems by Brian Garrison
(see review)

Kaleidotrope – Spring 2012 by (Kaleidotrope 23 April 2012 / ) - Kaleidotrope – Spring 2012
P.O. Box 25, Carle Place, NY 11514

Table if Contents:
Fiction:
Those Who Came Before by Nicholas J. Carter
Commuter Train by Brady Golden
In Exchange for Sorrow by Damien Walters Grintalis
Voices by Lindsey Duncan
Dead on the Doorstep by Peter Cooper
Weekend at Byron’s by Justin Teerlinck
Traveler by Colin Heintze
Poetry:
Circumscribed with Wires by Frank Ard
In the Library of Rock by Geoffrey A. Landis
Virgins by Richard Lung
Other:
Chuck the Penguin by G.W. Thomas
Horoscopes
Contributors
Cover art by Eleanor Leonne Bennett
(see review)

Lightspeed #23 - April 2012 by (Lightspeed 26 April 2012 / ) - Lightspeed #23 - April 2012
Publisher/Editor-in-Chief – John Joseph Adams
Assistant Publisher – Robert Barton Bland
Audio Editor – Stefan Rudnicki
Art Editor – Karen Jones
Assistant Editor – Erin Stocks
Assistant Editor – Robyn Lupo
Editorial Assistant – Andrew Liptak
Editorial Assistant – Theodore Quester
Editorial Assistant – Jennifer Konieczny
Copy Editor – Gina Guadagnino, Dana Watson
Proofreader – Moshe Siegel, Kevin McNeil
Our Slush Team –Britt Baker, Jenny Barber, David Carani, Paolo Chikiamco, Bob Cooper, Michael Curry, Katie Lavers, Andrew Liptak, Nick Matthews, Kevin McNeil, Shannon Rampe, Lisa Rodgers, Caleb Jordan Schulz, Moshe Siegel, Patrick Stephens, Andy Stewart, LaShawn Wanak, Dana Watson, Sandra Wickham.
Advertising Manager – Becky Sasala
Webmaster – Jeremiah Tolbert

Table of Contents:
Editorial
Science Fiction Stories:
Ruminations in an Alien Tongue by Vandana Singh (Original)
Nomad by Karin Lowachee (Reprint from new anthology)
Mother Ship by Caroline M. Yoacham (Original)
Our Town by Kim Stanley Robinson (Reprint)
Fantasy Stories:
Forget You by Marc Laidlaw (Original)
The Steam Dancer (1986) by Caitlin R. Kiernan (Reprint)
The Sympathy by Eric Gregory (Original)
Domoviy by M.K. Hobson (Reprint)
Author Spotlights:
Vandana Singh
Karin Lowachee
Caroline M. Yoacham
Kim Stanley Robinson
Marc Laidlaw
Caitlin R. Kiernan
Eric Gregory
M.K. Hobson
Artist Showcase:
Dylan Pierpoint
Nonfiction:
Feature Interview of Robin Hobb by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Feature Interview of William Gibson by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Exclusive eBook Content:: The Political Officer by C.C. Finlay
Author Spotlight: C.C. Finlay by Gina Guadagnino
Black Heart (novel excerpt) by Holly Black
After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall (novel excerpt) by Nancy Kress
(see review)

The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction May/Jun 2012 – Volume 122, Nos. 5&6, Whole No. 701 by (Fantasy & Science Fiction 25 April 2012 / ) - The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction May/Jun 2012 – Volume 122, Nos. 5&6, Whole No. 701

Table of Contents:
Novella:
Maze of Shadows by Fred Chappell
Novelets:
Liberty’s Daughters by Naomi Kritzer
Asylum by Albert E. Cowdrey
Taking the Low Road by Pat McEwan
The Children’s Crusade by Michael Alexander
Short Stories:
Necrosis by Dale Bailey
Typhoid Jack by Andy Stewart
City League by Matthew Corradi
Grand Tour by Chris Willrich
Departments:
Books to Look For by Charles de Lint
Books by James Sallis
Plumage from Pegasus: What Immortal Hand ... by Paul Di Filippo
Coming Attractions
FILMS: Transitioning Through Guilt, Ghosts, and Superpowers by Kathi Maio
Competition #83
Curiosities by Jack Womack
Cartoons: Joseph Farris, Bill Long, Tom Cheney
(see review)

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