The Complete Father Brown Stories by G.K. Chesterton

Animal Money by Michael Cisco (unfinished review)

Ruination in Bloom by Charles Schneider

Collected Fiction of Leena Krohn (Doña Quixote and Other Citizens. Portrait)

Welcome to the Arms Race by Justin Isis

Slade House by David Mitchell

The Death House by Sarah Pinborough



The End of the World: A User’s Guide by Neil James Hudson

Tainaron. Mail From Another City by Leena Krohn

Playground of Lost Toys

ORTHOGONAL SF (1) – The War at Home

Falling Over – James Everington

The Gift of the kos’mos Cometh!

The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge

A Suite in Four Windows by David Rix

Meet Me In The Middle Of The Air – Eric Schaller

Gold of Ophir by Leena Krohn

Furnace by Livia Llewellyn

Split Tongues by Kristi DeMeester

Brutal Pantomimes by Rhys Hughes

Small Man Syndrome by A.J. Kirby

Leytonstone by Stephen Volk

Sing Me Your Scars by Damien Angelica Walters

Theaker’s Quarterly Fiction #54

Noctuidae by Scott Nicolay

The Exaltation of the Minotaur by Damian Murphy


Alectryomancer by Christopher Slatsky

A Saucerful of Secrets by Andrew Darlington

Interzone #263

Pereat Mundus: A Novel of Sorts by Leena Krohn

Experimental Film by Gemma Files

The Noise of Time – Julian Barnes 

The Standing One – Matt Leyshon

ALTAR by Philip Fracassi

Greener Pastures – Michael Wehunt 

Creeping Waves – Matthew M. Bartlett

The Hyde Hotel

The Lure of Devouring Light – Michael Griffin

Rain Instruments by Mark Valentine

Mr. Suicide by Nicole Cushing

Conflagration: Immoral Vignettes by DP Watt

Dissonant Intervals by Louis Marvick

Fates of the Animals by Padrika Tarrant

The Felicity of Epigones by Derek John

The Familar, Volume Two – by Mark Z. Danielewski

Autumn Cthulhu

Interzone #264

Black Static #52

September by Quentin S. Crisp

Bodies of Water by V.H. Leslie

Trying To Be So Quiet – James Everington

Stag in Flight by S.P. Miskowski

Pagan Triptych by Ron Weighell, Mark Valentine and John Howard

almost sentient, almost divine by d.p. watt

DATURA, Or A Figment Seen By Everyone by Leena Krohn

Worse Than Myself – by Adam Golaski

Elusive Plato – by Rhys Hughes

Singing With All My Skin & Bone by Sunny Moraine

Secret Language by Neil Williamson

BleakWarrior – Alistair Rennie

Lanterns of the Night by Alcebiades Diniz Miguel

Marked To Die : A Tribute To Mark Samuels

The Numbers – Jackdaws (Nightjar Press)

Flannery O’Connor: Complete Stories

COLOR PLATES by Adam Golaski

Sylvan Dread – Richard Gavin

butterfly dream  by kristine ong muslim


The Daughters of Lilith and Other Tales by Harold Billings

Seduction of the Golden Pheasant by Damian Murphy

Hidden Back Room by Jason A. Wyckoff

Cat-At-The-Window by Mark Valentine

The Big Book of Science Fiction edited by Ann and Jeff VanderMeer

The Pelican’s New Clothes – Leena Krohn

The Complete Samuel Beckett Short Prose

The Little One: A Meditation by Quentin S. Crisp

A Collapse of Horses by Brian Evenson

The Account of David Stonehouse, Exile by Daniel Mills

SLOW MOTION WARS by Allen Ashley & Andrew Hook

Black Static #53

Death and the Seaside by Alison Moore

Interzone #265

Divorce Procedures for the Hairdressers of a Metallic and Inconstant Goddess by Justin Isis

COMPLICITY by Christopher Ropes

THE MANY by Wyl Menmuir

Short Stories and Excerpts from Larger Works – Leena Krohn

A Twist in the Eye – Charles Wilkinson

You’ll Know When You Get There – Lynda E. Rucker

A Natural History of Hell: Stories by Jeffrey Ford

Shadow Moths by Cate Gardner


Written With My Left Hand – Nugent Barker

The Pain Tree and Other Stories – Charles Wilkinson


SOMETHING REMAINS – Joel Lane and Friends



The Hauntings at Tankerton Park by Reggie Oliver

Brown is the New Black by David Rix

The Warren by Brian Evenson

Year’s Best Weird Fiction – Vol. 3

Rule Dementia! by Quentin S. Crisp

Swift to Chase by Laird Barron


THE GRADUAL by Christopher Priest

Nightscript II

Nutshell by Ian McEwan

The Stones Are Singing by R.B. Russell

You Can Never Spit It All Out by Ralph Robert Moore

The Face of Twilight by Mark Samuels

Black Static #55

Interzone #267

The SeArChInG Dead by Ramsey Campbell

Ghost Stories of Edith Wharton

Out There by Quentin S. Crisp

The Madness Of Dr. Caligari

The Academy Outside of Ingolstadt by Damian Murphy

Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang

The Ceremonies by TED Klein

Poems by Charles Wilkinson

Some Will Not Sleep – Adam L.G. Nevill

Central Station by Lavie Tidhar

Deadfall Hotel by Steve Rasnic Tem

They Don’t Come Home Anymore by T.E. Grau

FURY by DB Waters & ROUNDS by Wyl Menmuir


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