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Abyss & Apex Issue 50: 2nd Quarter 2014 by (Abyss & Apex 25 April 2014 / ) - Abyss & Apex Issue 50: 2nd Quarter 2014

Table of Contents:

Editorial – "Our 50th Issue" by Wendy Delmater

Fiction:
"Structural Elements" by Debi Carroll
"Remember" by Leah Rhyne
"With a Paper Heart" by Thomas K. Carpenter
"Child of Moon and Sea" by Sherri Cook Woolsey

Flash Fiction:
"To See Sarah" by Jennifer Campbell-Hicks
"Daft Old Man" by Pam L. Wallace

Poetry:
"Introduction to April 2014 Poetry of Abyss & Apex" by John C. Mannone
"The Slow Gods" by David Barber
"These fences" by Simon Perchik
"Origins" by Sylvia Ashby
"A Brief Suspension of All History #32 and #33" by Darren C. Demaree
"Life As a Starship Nav System" by Noel Sloboda

Small Press Book Reviews:
"Sorcerers in Space" by Larry Hodges
"Beyond the Tempest Gate" by Jeff Suwak
"Fires of Man: Book 1 of the Psionic Earth Series" by Dan Levionson

Banner Art by Mondolithic Studios
(see review)

Analog Science Fiction and Fact - July/August 2014 - Vol. CXXXIV No. 7 & 8 by (Analog 27 April 2014 / ) - Analog Science Fiction and Fact - July/August 2014 - Vol. CXXXIV No. 7 & 8

Table of Contents:

Novella:
The Journeyman: Against the Green by Michael F. Flynn

Novelette:
Mind Locker by Juliette Wade
Who Killed Bonnie's Brain? by Daniel Hatch
The Triple Sun: A Golden Age Tale by Rajnar Vajra
Code Blue Love by Bill Johnson
Voorh by Paula S. Jordan

Short Stories:
Journeyer by R. Garrett Wilson
Valued Employee by James K. Isaac
Sadness by Timons Esias
Crimson Sky by Eric Choi
The Half-Toe Bar by Andrew Reid
Hot and Cold by Avaro Zinos-Amaro

Science Fact:
Spanking Bad Data Won't Make Them Behave by Michael F. Flynn

Special Feature:
Foreshadowing and the Ides of March: How to (Sort of) Hint at Things to Come by Richard A. Lovett

Poetry:
Digital Ghosts by John F. Keene
Star Song by Kendall Evans

Reader's Departments
Guest Editorial: Sixty Astounding Years by Arlan Andrews, Sr.
Analytical Laboratory Award Results
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 59, April 2014 by (Apex Magazine 28 April 2014 / ) - Apex Magazine – Issue 59, April 2014

Table of Contents:

Editorial
Resolute: Notes from the Apex Editor-in-Chief by Sigrid Ellis

Fiction:
Original: Perfect by Haddayr Copley-Woods
Original: Steel Snowflakes in My Skull by Tom Piccirilli Original: The Cultist's Son by Ferrett Steinmetz
Original: Repairing the World by John Chu
Reprint: Juniper, Gentian and Rosemary by Pamela Dean (originally published in Things That Go Bump in the Night, September 1989, eds. Jane Yolen, Martin Greenberg, publ. Harper & Row)

Nonfiction:
Interview with Mehrdad Isvandi by Loraine Sammy
Interview with Ferrett Steinmetz by Maggie Slater
After Our Bodies Fail by Abra Staffin-Weibe

Poetry:
Cogs by Beth Cato
Unlabelled Core c. Zanclean (5.33 Ma)
Tell Me the World is a Forest by Chris Lynch
Aristeia by Sonya Taaffe

Excerpt:
The Violent Century by Lavie Tidhar
(see review)

Asimov’s Science Fiction – July 2014 – Vol. 38 No. 7 – (Whole Number 462) by (Asimov's Science Fiction 26 April 2014 / ) - Asimov’s Science Fiction – July 2014 – Vol. 38 No. 7 – (Whole Number 462)

Table of Contents:

Novella:
The Legion of Tomorrow by Allen Steele

Novelettes:
Blood Wedding by Robert Reed

Short Stories:
The Instructive Tale of the Archeologist and His Wife by Alexander Jablokov
Five Six Seven by Evan Fuller
Story of Our Lives by Sandra McDonald
The Woman From the Ocean by Karl Bunker
How Do I Get to Last Summer from Here? by M. Bennardo

Poetry:
Devonisn or Bust by David C. Kopaska-Merkel
Both Suns at High Noon by Geoffrey A. Landis
Carry That Weight by Robert Frazier

Departments:
Editorial: Eat or Be Eaten by Sheila Williams
Reflections: Was Jules Verne a Science Fiction Writer by Robert Silverberg
Next Issue
On Books: Retro Versus Visionary by Norman Spinrad
The SF Conventional Calendar by Erwin S. Strauss
(see review)

Clarkesworld 91 – April 2014 by (Clarkesworld 29 April 2014 / ) - Clarkesworld 91 – April 2014

Table of Contents:

Fiction:
Passage of Earth by Michael Swanwick
Autodidact by Benjanun Sriduangkaew
Water in Springtime by Kali Wallace
The Cuckoo by Sean Williams
Going After Bobo by Susan Walwick (Reprint)
Shining Armor by Dominic Green (Reprint)

Non-fiction:
Realms of Dark, Deep and Cold by Julia Novakova
The Blue Collar Craftsman & The Salesmen on Mars: A Conversation with Ben Tanzer by Jeremy L.C. Jones
Another Word: Killing Rage by Daniel Abraham
Editor's Desk: Supporting Our Favorites by Neil Clarke

Podcasts:
Audio Fiction: The Cuckoo by Sean Williams read by Kate Baker
Audio Fiction: Passage of Earth by Michael Swanwick read by Kate Baker
Audio Fiction: Autodidact by Benjanun Sriduangkaew read by Kate Baker
Audio Fiction: Water in Springtime by Kali Wallace read by Kate Baker
Audio Fiction: Going After Bobo by Susan Walwick read by Kate Baker
(see review)

Flash Fiction Online – April 2014 by (Flash Fiction Online 29 April 2014 / ) - Flash Fiction Online – April 2014

Table of Contents:
Editorial - Extraordinary Possibilities by Suzanne Vincent
Science Fiction - Oubliette by Stewart C. Baker
Fantasy - I Imagine Myself as Rath Ducha by Brynn MacNab
Fantasy - One Night at the Carnival Before the Stars Go Out by Caroline M. Yoachim
(see review)

Kaleidotrope – Spring 2014 by (Kaleidotrope 24 April 2014 / ) - Kaleidotrope – SPRING 2014

Table of Contents:
Fiction:
Shadowboxing by Andrew Miller
Sun-Touched by LaShawn M. Wanak
Tree, Fire, World by Desrina Boskovich
On the Appetite of a God by Andy Dudak
Braeberry Street by Erin Stocks Rubin
Rhyme in Seven Parts by Berrien C. Henderson

Poetry:
Moonstone, Please Touch by Mary Alexander Agner
Fuseli in Paris by Mark McCutcheon
(see review)

Lightspeed #47 - April 2014 by (Lightspeed 29 April 2014 / ) - Lightspeed #47 - April 2014

Table of Contents:
Editorial

Science Fiction Stories:
Complex God by Scott Sigler (2014 Reprint)
Codename: Delphi by Linda Nagata (Original)
Francisca Montoya's Almanac of Things That Can Kill You by Shaenon K. Garrity (Original)
Exhalation by Ted Chiang (Reprint)

Fantasy Stories:
Observations About Eggs from the Man Sitting Next to Me on a Flight from Chicago, Illinois to Cedar Rapids, Iowa by Carmen Maria Machado (Original)
Alisso by K.J. Bishop (Reprint)
The Only Death in the City by C.J. Cherryh (Reprint)
The Day the World Turned Upside Down by Thomas Olde Heuvelt (Original)

Author Spotlights:
Scott Sigler
Linda Nagata
Shaenon K. Garrity
Ted Chiang
Carmen Maria Machado
K.J. Bishop
C.J. Cherryh
Thomas Olde Heuvelt

Artist Showcase:
Rémi Le Capon

Nonfiction:
Feature Interview of Scott Sigler by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy
Feature Interview of Darren Aronovsky by Genevieve Valentine
The Myth of Everyman by Sofia Samatar

Exclusive eBook Content
Novella: The Autopsy by Michael Shea
A Tribute to Michael Shea by Laird Barron
Novel Excerpt: Afterparty by Daryl Gregory
Novel Excerpt: Steles of the Sky by Elizabeth Bear
(see review)

Nightmare #19 - April 2014 by (Nightmare 29 April 2014 / ) - Nightmare #19 - April 2014

Table of Contents:

Editorial

Stories:
Sleep Paralysis by Dale Bailey (Original)
Nimitseahpah by Nancy Etchemendy (Reprint)
It Was Never the Fire by Martin Cahill (Original)
Magdala Amygdala by Lucy A. Snyder (Reprint)

Author Spotlights:
Dale Bailey
Nancy Etchemendy
Martin Cahill
Lucy A. Snyder

Artist Showcase:
Federico Bebber

Nonfiction:
The H Word: Hardboiled Horror by Nicholas Kaufmann
Interview of Darren Shan by Lisa Morton
(see review)

The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction May/June 2014 - Volume 126, Nos.5&6, Whole No.713 by (Fantasy & Science Fiction 28 April 2014 / ) - The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction May/June 2014– Volume 126, Nos.5&6, Whole No.713

Table of Contents:

Novella:
Bartleby the Scavenger by Katie Boyer

Novelets:
The End of the Silk Road by David D. Levine
Rooksnight by Marc Laidlaw
Containment Zone: A Seastead Story by Naomi Kritzer

Short Stories:
The Fisher Queen by Alyssa Wong
White Curtain by Pavel Amnuel
Presidential Cryptotrivia by Oliver Buckram
The Memory Cage by Tim Sullivan
The Shadow in the Corner by Jonathan Andrew Sheen

Departments:
Books to Look For by Charles de Lint
Books by James Sallis
Plumage from Pegasus: Nudge Not Lest Ye Be Nudged by Paul Di Filippo
FILMS: Imitations of Life by David J. Skal
Coming Attractions
Competition #87: Fan Mail
Curiosities byBud Webster

Cartoons:Arthur Masear, Mark Heath
(see review)

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