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Analog Science Fiction and Fact – May 2013 – Vol. CXXXIII No. 5 by (Analog 26 February 2013 / ) - Analog Science Fiction and Fact – May 2013 – Vol. CXXXIII No. 5

Table of Contents:
Dark Secret, part II of IV by Edward M. Lerner
Not Close Enough by Martin L. Shoemaker
Short Stories:
Sentinel Chickens by David M. Goldman
Enjoy the Fishing by Walter F. Cuirle
Prometheus by H.G. Stratmann
Geospermia by Patty Jansen
If We Are Alone by Mary A. Turzillo
Science Fact:
The Golden Age of Science Fiction Comes to Seattle: Is Asteroid Mining Really Part of Our Near Future? by Richard A. Lovett
Reader's Departments:
Guest Editorial: Victory Lapse by Edward M. Lerner
In Times to Come
The Alternate View by John G. Cramer
The Reference Library by Don Sakers
Brass Tacks
Upcoming Events by Anthony Lewis
(see review)

Apex Magazine – Issue 45, February 2013 by (Apex Magazine 20 February 2013 / ) - Apex Magazine – Issue 45, February 2013 – Special Shakespeare edition

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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:
Blood on Vellum: Notes from the Apex Editor-in-Chief by Lynne M. Thomas
Original: The Face of Heaven So Fine by Kat Howard
Original: Zebulon Vance Sings the Alphabet Songs of Love by Merrie Haskell
Original: Mad Hamlet’s Mother by Patricia C. Wrede
Reprint: My Voice is a Sword by Kate Elliott (Originally appeared in Weird Tales from Shakespeare, edited by Katherine Kerr and Martin H. Greenberg, NY:Daw Books, 1994)
Welcome to the Reformation, Bitches by Sarah Monette
Interview with Kate Elliott by Maggie Slater
(see review)

Asimov’s Science Fiction – April/May 2013 – Vol. 37 No. 4 & 5 – (Whole Number 447 & 448) by (Asimov's Science Fiction 26 February 2013 / ) - Asimov’s Science Fiction – April/May 2013 – Vol. 37 No. 4 & 5 – (Whole Number 447 & 448)

Table of Contents:
The Other Gun by Neal Asher
Writing in the Margins by Joel Richards
Julian of Earth by Colin P. Davies
Spider God and the Periodic Table by Alan Wall
Warlord by Tom Purdom
Short Stories:
Through Your Eyes by Linda Nagata
Gray Wing by Karl Bunker
The Wall by Naomi Kritzer
Distant Like the Stars by Leah Cypress (8 pages)
The Oracle by Ken Liu
Maintenance Subroutine: Sanity by Robert Frazier
Indefensible Disclosures by William John Watkins
Sunday at the Quantum Revival by Danny Adams
On the Semileptonic Decay of Mesons by Geoffrey A. Landis
Out of my Price Range by David C. Kopaska-Merkel
Shadow by Igor Teper
The Potion by Sara Becker
Editorial: TFNG by Sheila Williams
Reflections: My Desk by Robert Silverberg
One the Net: A Field Guide to the Editors by James Patrick Kelly
Next Issue
On Books: Doors to Anywhere by Norman Spinrad
The SF Conventional Calendar by Erwin S. Strauss
(see review)

Black Static Thirty-Two – Jan/Feb 2013 by Andy Cox (TTA Press 25 February 2013 / ) - Black Static Thirty-Two – Jan/Feb 2013
TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambs CB6 2LB, UK

Table of Contents:
Coffinmaker’s Blues - column by Stephen Volk
Interference - column by Christopher Fowler
The Withering by Tim Casson (novelette) – illustrated by Richard Wagner
Love as Deep as Bones by Ilan Lerman (novelette) – illustrated by Tara Bush
The Death Drive of Rita, Nee Carina by Ray Cluley - illustrated by Ben Baldwin
The Anatomist’s Mnemonic by Priya Sharma - illustrated by David Gentry
Black Sun by Drew Rhys White
What Do We Talk About When We Talk About Z------ by Lavie Tidhar
Bedtime Story by Steve Rasnic Tem – illustrated by David Gentry
Case Notes – Book Reviews by Peter Tennant
Silver Bullets – TV Reviews by Mike O’Driscoll
Blood Spectrum - DVD/Blu-ray reviews by Tony Lee
(see review)

Clarkesworld 77 – February 2013 by (Clarkesworld 20 February 2013 / ) - Clarkesworld 77 – February 2013

Table of Contents:
Gravity by Erzebet Yellowboy
The Wanderers by Ronnie Jo Stufflebeam
Vacant Spaces by Greg Kurzawa
The Great Leap Sideways: SF and Social Media by Mark Cole
Always a New World: Conversation with Karen Lord by Jeremy L.C. Jones
Another Word: Reading and Writing and Moral Judgment by Daniel Abraham by Neil Clarke
Audio Fiction: Gravity by Erzebet Yellowboy read by Kate Baker
Audio Fiction: The Wanderers by Ronnie Jo Stufflebeam read by Kate Baker
Concrete 99 by Yang Xueguo
(see review)

Interzone - Issue #244 - Jan/Feb 2013 by (TTA Press 25 February 2013 / ) - Interzone - Issue #244 - Jan/Feb 2013

Table of Contents:
Ansible Link by David Langford - News, Obituaries
Reader's Poll
The Book Seller by Lavie Tidhar (novelette) (illustrated by Warwick Fraser-Coombe)
Build Guide by Helen Jackson (illustrated by Richard Wagner)
The Genoa Passage by George Zebrowski (illustrated by Martin Hanford)
iRobot by Guy Haley (illustrated by Jim Burns)
Skyleaf - Earth Flame by Jim Hawkins (novelette) (illustrated by Richard Wagner)
A Flag Still Flies Over Sabor City by Tracie Welser
Book Zone - Book Reviews
Laser Fodder by Jason Lee - DVD/BlueRay Reviews
Mutant Popcorn by Nick Lowe - Film Reviews
(see review)

Jupiter XXXIX: Hegemone – January 2013 by (Jupiter 22 February 2013 / ) - Jupiter XXXIX: Hegemone – January 2013

Subscriptions are £10 for 4 issues. Individual issues are £ 2.75 for UK. £16 for 4 issues. Individual issues are £ 4.25 for EU, £120 for 4 issues.
Individual issues are £ 5.25 for ROW (Rest of World)
Jupiter, 4 Stoneleigh Mews, Yeovil, Somerset, BA2I 3UT, UK

Table of Contents:
Blocked by Simon Fay
Without Doubt by J. Rohr
Gap Years by Robert Thayer
Alien Encounter by Graham Keeler
Signals and Sentiments by Tyler Winstead
The Ghost Writer by Steve McGarrity
Rendevous by Alessio Zanelli
Climbers by Alessio Zanelli
The Kiss of Farewell by Alessio Zanelli
Daniel Bristow-Bailey – Cover
(see review)

Lightspeed #33 - February 2013 by (Lightspeed 27 February 2013 / ) - Lightspeed #33 - February 2013

Table of Contents:
Science Fiction Stories:
The Infill Trait by C.C. Finlay (Original)
Eight Episodes by Robert Reed (Reprint)
Harry and Marlowe Escape the Mechanical Siege of Paris by Carrie Vaughn (Original)
Pause Time by Mary Soon Lee (Reprint)
Fantasy Stories:
Prologomenon the Adventures of Chile Phoenix by Maureen McHugh (Reprint)
Abyssus Abyssum Invocat by Genevieve Valentine (Original)
Exogamy by John Crowley (Reprint)
The Herons of Mer de L’Ouest by M. Bennardo (Original)
Author Spotlights:
C.C. Finlay
Robert Reed
Carrie Vaughn
Mary Soon Lee
Maureen McHugh
Genevieve Valentine
John Crowley
M. Bennardo
Artist Showcase:
Yannick De Smet (a/k/a Norke)
Feature Interview of Steven Erikson by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Feature Interview of Lois McMaster Bujold by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Exclusive eBook Content:
The Happiest Dead Boy in the World by Tad Williams
Author Spotlight: Tad Williams by Moshe Siegel
The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord (novel excerpt—ebook exclusive)
(see review)

Nightmare #5 - February 2013 by (Nightmare 27 February 2013 / ) - Nightmare #5 - February 2013

Table of Contents:
Cry Room by Ted Kosmatka (Original)
The Goosle by Margo Lanagan (Reprint)
Sacred Cows by Sarah Lanagan (Original)
Blackbirds by Norman Partridge (Reprint)
Author Spotlights:
Ted Kosmatka
Margo Lanagan
Sarah Lanagan
Norman Partridge
Artist Showcase:
Sergio Diaz
Feature Interview of Caitlίn R. Kiernan by Jude Griffin and Paul Descombaz
The H Word: The Failure of Fear by Dale Bailey
(see review)

Shimmer – Number 16 by (Shimmer 20 February 2013 / ) - Shimmer – Number 16
PO Box 58591, Salt Lake City, UT 84158-0591
$6/Single Issue - $22/4 issues - $16/4 electronic issues

Table of Contents:
Ordinary Souls by K.M. Szpara
Goodbye Mildred by Charlie Bookout
Opposable Thumbs by Greg Leunig
Word and Flesh by Dennis Y. Ginosa
The Revelation of Morgan Stern by Christie Yant
The Binding of Memories by Cate Gardner
The Death and Life of Bob by William Jablonsky
The Sky Whale by Rebecca Emanuelsen
Tasting of the Sea by A.C. Wise
Lighting the Candles by Laura Hinkle
Gemini in the House of Mars by Nicole M. Taylor
The Haunted Jalopy Races by M. Bennardo
In Light of Recent Events I Have Reconsidered the Wisdom of Your Space Elevator by Helena Bell
Artists and Illustrations
Shimmery Staff
(see review)

The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction Mar/Apr 2013 – Volume 124, Nos. 3&4, Whole No. 706 by (Fantasy & Science Fiction 27 February 2013 / ) - The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction Mar/Apr 2013 – Volume 124, Nos. 3&4, Whole No. 706

Table of Contents:
Among Friends by Deborah J. Ross
Solidarity by Naomi Kritzer
The Assassin by Albert E. Cowdrey
The Lost Faces by Sean McMullen
Short Stories:
The Cave by Sean F. Lynch
Code 666 by Michael Reeves
What the Red Oaks Knew by Elizabeth Bourne and Mark Bourne
The Boy Who Drank from Lovely Women by Steven Utley
The Long View by Van Aaron Hughes (8 pages)
The Trouble with Heaven by Chet Arthur
Dislocated Heart/A Star-Pilot’s Post-Operation Note by Robert Frazier
Books to Look For by Charles de Lint
Books by James Sallis
Plumage from Pegasus: Kozmic Kickstarter by Paul Di Filippo
FILMS: All Man-Eaters Great and Small by Kathi Maio
Coming Attractions
Curiosities by Richard A. Lupoff
Cartoons: Bill Long, J.P. Rini
Cover by Maurizio Manzieri for "What the Red Oaks Knew"
(see review)

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