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Abyss & Apex Issue 44: 4th Quarter 2012 by (Abyss & Apex 29 October 2012 / ) - Abyss & Apex Issue 44: 4th Quarter 2012
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Table of Contents:
Editorial – Writing About the Next Industrial Revolution by Wendy S. Delmater
Short Fiction:
Viewed by N.E. Chenier
Dancing Day by Lindsey Duncan
Hoarding by John Glass
Rose Petals, Lavender and Glitter by Sheila Crosby
Lace Downstairs by Arkady Martine
They Shall Falter Against the Stone I Become by Berrien Henderson
Flash Fiction:
Every Body is More Than Human by Andrew S. Taylor Poetry:
Hearts of old gods by Peycho Kanev
tiny atrocities by Tina Connolly
Letting Go by Lyn C.A. Gardner
They Wait by Marge Simon
lakelights by Anton Frost
Divine Invasion by Wade German
Evolutionary Biology by Alicia Cole
Resurrection Man by Christa A. Bergerson
And now unto my calling … by Brendan Constantine
Small Press Book Reviews:
4Q 2012 Book Reviews (see review)

Apex Magazine – Issue 41, October 2012 by (Apex Magazine 28 October 2012 / ) - Apex Magazine – Issue 41, October 2012
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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:
Cover Art: "(Inle) Explaining Death to a Rabbit" by Carrie Ann Bade
Blood on Vellum: Notes from the Apex Editor-in-Chief by Lynne M. Thomas
Original: Always the Same. Till it is Not by Cecil Castelucci (1800 words)
Original: Weaving Dreams by Mary Robinette Kowal (6062 words)
Reprint: Simon's Replica by Dean Francis Alfar (Originally appeared in Philippines Free Press, Philippines Free Press) (2797 words)
Cassanova Clay by Liz Argall
Thirteen by Rachel Swirsky
The Crows and the Witches and the Window by Rachel Swirsky
Apex Magazine Goes to the Hugos by Lynne M. Thomas
Interview with Mary Robinette Kowal by Maggie Slater
(see review)

Black Static Thirty – Sep/Oct 2012 by (TTA Press 28 October 2012 / ) - Black Static Thirty – Sep/Oct 2012
TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambs CB6 2LB, UK

Table of Contents:
Cover – The Ornithologist by Ben Baldwin
Coffinmaker's Blues - column by Stephen Volk
Interference - column by Christopher Fowler
The Pig Farm by James Cooper (novelette) - illustrated by Rich Sampson
All Change by Ray Cluley – illustrated by Vincent Sammy
The Wayside Voices by Daniel Mills - illustrated by Ben Baldwin
Recurrence by Susan Kim – illustrated by Dave Senecal
Sometimes I Get a Good Feeling by Carole Johnstone (novelette)
The Orphan and the Bad, Bad Monkey by David Kotok – illustrated by Rik Rawling
Blood Spectrum - DVD/Blu-ray reviews by Tony Lee
Silver Bullets – Television reviews by Mike O'Driscoll
Case Notes – book Reviews by Peter Tennant
(see review)

Interzone – Issue #242 – Sep/Oct 2012 by (TTA Press 28 October 2012 / ) - Interzone – Issue #242 – Sep/Oct 2012

Table of Contents:
Cover – The Priestess by Ben Baldwin
Ansible Link by David Langford – News, Obituaries
Wonder by Debbie Urbanski (illustrated by Richard Wagner)
The Message by Ken Liu (novelette) (illustrated by Mark Pexton)
Needlepoint by Priya Sharma (illustrated by Martin Hanford)
Beyond the Light Cone by C.W. Johnstone (illustrated by Richard Wagner)
The Remembered by Karl Bunker (illustrated by Richard Wagner)
Strigoi by Lavie Tidhar (novelette) (illustrated by Warwick Fraser-Coombe)
Book Zone – Book Reviews
Laser Fodder by Jason Lee – DVD/BlueRay Reviews
Mutant Popcorn by Nick Lowe – Film Reviews
(see review)

Kaleidotrope – Autumn 2012 by (Kaleidotrope 28 October 2012 / ) - Kaleidotrope – Autumn 2012
P.O. Box 25, Carle Place, NY 11514

Table of Contents:
I Am a Being Under Enchantment by Patricia Russo
Someone is Eating America's Chessmasters by Mary A Turzillo
A Time Before by Vincent Pendergast
Rule 88 by Andrew Kaye
The Unwinding House by Jared Millet
No Woman, No Plaything by Lisa Shapter
Hostile Universe by K. Eason
Fall from Grace by David Tallerman
Dead Merchandise by Ferrett Steinmetz
In Time, the Seawater Swells in His Gut by Lisa Grove
Noctis Equi by Megan Arkenberg
Live Feed by K.M. Praschak
To serve man by Megan Boatright
Chuck the Penguin by G.W. Thomas
Cover art via PhotoFunia and Remi Treuer
(see review)

Lightspeed #29 - October 2012 by (Lightspeed 29 October 2012 / ) - Lightspeed #29 - October 2012

Table of Contents:
Science Fiction Stories:
Flowering Unimpeded to the Enlightenment by Robert Reed (Original)
Nearly Departed by Pat Cadigan (Reprint)
Art of War by Nancy Kress (Reprint)
Bear and Shifty by Benjamin Parzybok (Original)
Fantasy Stories:
Spindles by L.B. Gale (Original)
The Black Bird by David Barr Kirtley (Reprint)
Beyond the Reach of His Gods by Brian Ruckley (Reprint)
The Suicide’s Guide to the Absinthe of Perdition by Megan Arkenberg (Original)
Author Spotlights:
Robert Reed
Nancy Kress
Benjamin Parzybok
L.B. Gale
David Barr Kirtley
Brian Ruckley
Megan Arkenberg
Artist Showcase:
R.J. Palmer
Feature Interview of David Brin by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Feature Interview of Ursula K. Le Guin by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Exclusive eBook Content:
Dragonfly by Ursula K. Le Guin
Blackwood by Gwenda Bond (novel excerpt—ebook exclusive)
(see review)

The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction Nov/Dec 2012 – Volume 123, Nos. 5&6, Whole No. 704 by (Fantasy & Science Fiction 28 October 2012 / ) - The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction Nov/Dec 2012 – Volume 123, Nos. 5&6, Whole No. 704 Table of Contents:
Katabasis by Robert Reed
High Stakes by Naomi Kritzer
The Problem of the Elusive Cracksman by Ron Goulart
Heaventide by KJ Kabza
Short Stories:
Claim Blame by Alan Dean Foster
Application by Lewis Shiner
Breathe by Steven Popkes
The Ladies in Waiting by Albert E. Cowdrey
If the Stars Reverse Their Courses, If the River Runs Back from the Sea by Alter S. Reiss
Waiting for a Me Like You by Chris Willrich
Editorial by Gordon Van Gelder
Books to Look For by Charles de Lint
Books by Elizabeth Hand
FILMS: Apocalypse, Mon Amour by Kathi Maio
Coming Attractions
Competition #84
Curiosities by David Langford
Cover – Cory and Catska Ench for "Katabasis"
Cartoons: Arthur Masear, Tom Cheney, Bill Long, Danny Shanahan, J.P. Rini
(see review)

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