sfrevu Logo with link to Main Page  
Zines, Magazines, and Short Fiction Review- 12/2009  Next Month / Last Month
Send your zines to: Sam Tomaino c/o SFRevu P.O. Box 7615, Newark, DE 19714

Analog Science Fiction and Fact - January/February 2010 - Vol. CXXX Nos.1 & 2 by (Analog 24 November 2009 / ) - Analog Science Fiction and Fact – January/February 2010 – Vol. CXXX Nos.1 & 2

Table of Contents:

    Neptune's Treasure by Richard A. Lovett
    Thus Spake the Aliens by H.G. Stratmann
    The Possession of Paavho Deshin by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
    Simple Gifts by Maya Kathryn Bohnoff
Short Stories:
    Shame by Mike Resnick & Lezli Robyn
    On Rickety Thistlewaite by Michael F. Flynn
    Rejiggering the Thingamajig by Eric James Stone
    A War of Stars by David L. Clements
Science Fact:
    Twins: Never Identical by Victor Raggio, MD
    Take Off Your Hat: You’re in the Presence of Culture by Stephen R. Balzac
Special Features:
    Making Unreality Ring True: Writer's Tricks for Bringing Stories to Life by Richard A. Lovett
    Across My Life… by Ben Bova
    Undocumented Alien by Robert T. Lundy
Reader's Departments:
    The Editor's Page
    Biolog: Kristine Kathryn Rusch by Richard A. Lovett
    The Alternate View by Jeffrey D. Kooistra
    The Reference Library by Don Sakers
    The 2009 Index
    Analytical Laboratory Ballot
    Brass Tacks
    In Times to Come
    Upcoming Events by Anthony Lewis
(see review)

Apex Magazine - November 2009 - Vol. III, Issue IV by (Apex 24 November 2009 / ) - Apex Magazine - November 2009 - Vol. III, Issue IV
Accepts Paypal donations

Table of Contents:

    Editorial: "A Celebration of World SF" by Lavie Tidhar
    "After the Fire" by Aliette de Bodard
    "Benjamin Schneider's Little Greys" by Nir Yaniv
    "An Evening in the City Coffeehouse, With Lydia on My Mind" by Alexsandar Žiljak
    Interview with Tunku Halim, conducted by Charles Tan
(see review)

Asimov's Science Fiction - January 2010 - Vol. 34 Nos. 01 - (Whole Numbers 408) by (Asimov's Science Fiction 23 November 2009 / ) - Asimov's Science Fiction- January 2010 - Vol. 34 Nos. 01 - (Whole Numbers 408)

Table of Contents:

    Marya and the Pirate by Geoffrey A. Landis
    The Good Hand by Robert Reed
    The Jekyll Island Horror by Allen M. Steele
Short Stories:
    Conditional Love by Felicity Shoulders
    A Letter from the Emperor by Steve Rasnic Tem
    Wonder House by Chris Roberson
    Wilds by Carol Emshwiller
    DoT Acolytes by Ruth Berman
    Louisa Drifting by Mark Rich
    Editorial: A Magazine by Any Name by Sheila Williams
    Reflections: The Antikythera Computer by Robert Silverberg
    On the Net: Dude, Where’s My Hovercar by James Patrick Kelly
    Next Issue
    On Books by Paul Di Filippo
    Twenty-Fourth Annual Reader's Award
    2009 Index
    The SF Conventional Calendar by Erwin S. Strauss
(see review)

Black Static Thirteen - October/November 2009 by (TTA Press 21 November 2009 / ) - Black Static Thirteen – October/November 2009 TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambs CB6 2LB, UK

Table of Contents:

    Cuckoos by Tim Lees
    The Shadow-Keeper by Kim Lakin-Smith
    Dead Loss by Carole Johnstone
    Some of Them Fall by Joel Lane
    My Secret Children by James Cooper
    White Noise by Peter Tennant
    Interference by Christopher Fowler
    Electric Darkness by Stephen Volk
    Case Notes by Peter Tennant
    Blood Spectrum by Tony Lee
    Night's Plutonium Shore by Mike O’Driscoll
(see review)

Electric Spec - Volume 4, Issue 3, October 31, 2009 by (Electric Spec 25 November 2009 / ) - Electric Spec – Volume 4, Issue 3, October 31, 2009

Table of Contents:

    Message from the Editors
    Larger Than Life by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
    In the Land of the Deaf by Ferrett Steinmetz
    Bright Wings in the Ebony Hall by Dale Carothers
    Copies by Erica L. Satifka
    A Girl and Her Tentacle Monster by Naomi Libicki
    Civil Complaint by Peter Andrews
    Editors Corner: The New Writing Age by Betsy Dornbusch
    Special Feature: Author Interview
    Column: Spec Fic in Flix by Marty Mapes
(see review)

Flash Fiction Online – 11/2009 by Jake Freivald (Flash Fiction Online 24 November 2009 / ) - Flash Fiction Online – 11/2009

Table of Contents:

    In This Issue by Jake Freivald
    Flash 11/2009, #1: My Superpower by Leslie A. Dow
    Flash 11/2009, #2: A Delivery of Cheesesteaks by Alan Grayce
    Flash 11/2009, #3: Irma Splinkbottom’s Recipe for Cold Fusion by Janene Murphy
    Flash 11/2009, #4: President of Baseball Operations by Bruce Holland Rogers
    For Writers, 11/2009: George Washington’s Life in Baseball: Using Characters Your Reader Already Knows
    Classic Flash # 24: Master Tçng-t'u by Sung Yü
(see review)

Interzone – Issue #225 - Nov/Dec 2009 by (TTA Press 26 November 2009 / ) - Interzone – Issue #225 – Nov/Dec 2009

Table of Contents:

    Here We Are, Falling Through Shadows by Jason Sanford – illustrated by Mark Pexton
    By Starlight by Rebecca J. Payne
    The Killing Streets by Colin Harvey – illustrated by Mark Pexton
    Funny Pages by Lavie Tidhar – illustrated by Warwick Fraser-Combe
    Bone Island by Shannon Page & Jay Lake – illustrated by Mark Peton
    Ansible Link by David Langford – News – Obituaries
    Book Zone – Book Reviews
    Laser Fodder by Jason Lee – DVD/BlueRay Reviews
    Mutant Popcorn by Nick Lowe – Film Reviews
(see review)

Jupiter XXVI: Isonoe – October 2009 by (Jupiter 23 November 2009 / ) - Jupiter XXVI: Isonoe – October 2009
Subscriptions are £ 10 for 4 issues. Individual issues are £ 2.75 Jupiter, 19 Bedford Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA2I 5UG, UK

Table of Contents:

    The Space Sphinx by Edward Rodosek
    The Octagon by David Conyers
    Cold Pressure by Rosie Oliver
    In the Shadow of Hemera by Will Styler
    The New Frontier by G.O. Clark
(see review)

Murky Depths #10 by (Murky Depths 21 November 2009 / ) - Murky Depths #10
Subscription Rates & Special Offers Available at their website (see links above) Table of Contents:

    An interview with Lars Rasmussen
    Over To You – Mike Carey Writing Competition
    r@t repository – Comic Creators' Bios
    r@t redress - Blunder
    Stirred Not Shaken – Robert Rankin & Toby Frost
    Matt Wallace's Depth Charge – Pussy Control
    What You Didn’t Do On The School Trip by Chris Morgan
Short Stories:
    Now? and Then? By Mike Carey – art by Neil Roberts
    The Other Side of Life by Ian R Faulkner – art by Dylan Williams
    Soul Music by Richard Rippon – art by Nancy Farmer
    Radio Man, Frequency Woman by Alex Curnow – art by Neil Struthers
    Christmas Miracle by Jeff Cook – art by Martin Deep
    The Long Haul by Mark Ball – art by Smuzz
Graphic Stories:
    Dead Girls (Episode 2) by Richard Calder – art by Leonardo M. Giron
    The Last Precinct – Part 1 by Luke Cooper
    The Claimant by Toby Anderson
    Finger by Lavie Tidhar - art by Neil Roberts
    The Naked Soul of Man by James Johnson – art by Lars Rasmussen
(see review)

Nth Zine Nov/Dec 2009 Issue 3 by (Nth Zine 25 November 2009 / ) - Nth Zine Nov/Dec 2009 Issue 3
Free, Bimonthly, Web-distributed fanzine

Table of Contents:

    The Editor’s Rant
    View From Nowhere by Peter Huston
    Fanbreeding by Kara Dennison
    The Gallery: J. Andrew World
    Dear Cthulhu by Patrick Thomas
    Music: The Akashic Mysteries
    Movies: Surrogates
    Books: Hydrogen Steel
    Books: The Kept Secret
    The Ghost in the Library by Charis Himeda
    Champagne and Balducci’s by Laurel Anne Hill
    Old Boyfriends by Sue Lange
    Here They Come by Rob Balder
    Lives on Planets of Our Solar System by William Boons
    The Ghost in the Library by Alan Beck
    Champagne and Balducci’s by Shane Watson
    Old Boyfriends by J. Andrew World
    Here They Come by NASA
(see review)

Space and Time #109 – Winter 2009 by (Space and Time 25 November 2009 / ) - Space and Time #109 – Winter 2009
Space and Time, 1308 Centennial Avenue, Ste. 101, Piscataway, NJ 08854
Single issue - $5.00 + $1.50 shipping, Subscriptions 4/$20 (outside US 4/$22)

Table of Contents:

    Small Motel by Dennis Danvers
    To Remember Riobarre by Alma Alexander
    Love and War by Patrick Lundigan
    End of Our World as We Know It by Robert Swartwood
    Saving Hitler by Chuck Rothman
    Saint Michael’s Sword by Andrew Alford
    The Mambo King of the Inter-Dimensional Dance Floor by C.J. Henderson
    A Mystic by Candlelight by Tannen Dell
    Al Azif by T. Frazer-Eliot
    Nom De Tube by Carolyn Hawkins
    Pixies by Kristine Ong Muslim
    Hunter’s Moon – Wyoming by John Hayes
    From Tindalos by Wade German
    Dancing in the Room by Kiel Stuart
    When We Come For Us by Ann K. Schwader
    Editor’s Geeble by Hildy Silverman
    Word Ninja by Linda D. Addison
    Review by Sam Tomaino
(see review)

Talebones #39 - Winter 2009 by (Talebones 26 November 2009 / ) - Talebones #39 – Winter 2009
21528 104th St. Ct. East, Bonney Lake, WA 98391
Sample copy and all back issues, $7 - Canada – add $1.50 per issue, all other foreign add $5 per issue, U.S. Funds only

Table of Contents:

    The Book of Daniel by Carrie Vaughn
    Legends of the Gone by Cat Rambo
    The Snow-White Heart by Marie Brennan
    Three Chords & the Truth by John A. Pitts
    Safe, Child, Safe by Aliette de Bodard
    Fiddler by Jason D. Whitman
    Somebody Else by Patricia Russo
    Funeral Party by Don D’Ammassa
    Bone Dice by Keffy R.M. Kehrli
Poetry & Verse:
    Untitled by Joshua Gage
    Tick-Tock by Ed Gavin
    The Ghosts of Troy by Darrell Schweitzer
    Eye Contact by G.O. Clark
    Bared Bones – Editorial
    Told Tales – Alumni Appreciation
    Tattle Tales – Contributor Bios
    Orion's Onion – Next Issue
(see review)

Return to Index

Don't make Sam hang out at the newstand - Send him stuff to read at: Sam Tomaino c/o SFRevu 30 Deer Run Lane, Brick, NJ 08724

© 2002-SFRevu

advertising index / info
Our advertisers make Gumshoe possible, and your consideration is appreciated.

Our Other Pubs:

Do You SFRevu? Thousands of Intelligent Beings Do Every Month

Gumshoe Review - a literary investigation.

© 2002-SFRevu