Catherynne M. Valente begins her reign as Apex Magazine fiction editor with a stellar line up.
Original Fiction: "Fair Ladies" by Theodora Goss “Four Is Me! With Squeeeeee! (And LOLer)" by Nick Mamatas
Reprinted Fiction: "Secret Life" by Jeff VanderMeer
Original Poetry: "Dogstar Men" by C.S.E. Cooney ... [click here for more]
Welcome to the 20th issue of our science fiction, fantasy, and horror publication Apex Magazine. This month we welcome back Seanan McGuire and Mary Robinette Kowal. Douglas F. Warrick mark his first Apex Magazine appearance with a chilling tale set out of South Korea. ... [click here for more]
This is our special Arab/Muslim themed issue.
Fiction: “The Green Book” by Amal El-Mohtar “50 Fatwas for the Virtuous Vampire” by Pamela K. Taylor “The Faithful Soldier, Prompted” by Saladin Ahmed “Kamer-taj, the Moon-horse” from Forty-Four Turkish Fairy Tales
Poetry: “Me and Rumi’s Ghost” by Samer Rabadi “Tur... [click here for more]
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field.
Fiction: "The Leavings of the Wolf" -- Elizabeth Bear "The Bread We Eat in Dreams" -- Catherynne M. Valente "This Creeping Thing" -- Robert Shearman
Poetry: "Lion Heart" -- Tim Pratt "Wight"... [click here for more]
Dark SF, horror, and dark fantasy from popular writers of the genre.
"L'esprit de L'escalier" By Peter M. Ball "Portage" By An Owomoyela "each thing i show you is a piece of my death" By Gemma Files and Stephen J. Barringer
POETRY -§- "The Chorus of Dead Girls" By JoSelle Vanderhooft "Ghosha" By Shweta Narayan
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These thirty-one stories encompass all fifteen issues of Apex Magazine edited by the Hugo Award-nominated editor and author Catherynne M. Valente.
You'll encounter strange, compelling magics interwoven within a haunted book made of vegetation, cities that come to life and go to war, and surreal suburban nightmares played out through the eyes of children. The Book of Apex: Volume 3 contains work by... [click here for more]