November 4, 2011
The latest Escape Pod podcast is Marc-Anthony Taylor’s Boxed In which was first published in the British Fantasy Journal Winter 2010/2011. The podcast is free.
You can find out more about the British Fantasy Society here.
June 28, 2011
artwork by Tomislav Tikulin
The Summer 2011 edition of the British Fantasy Society Journal
is here, which seems to have caused the weather to finally remember what season it is. Inside it you will find my reviews of Jesse Bullington’s The Enterprise of Death
, John Twelve Hawks’ The Golden City
, Priscilla Masters’ Grave Stones
, Aliette de Bodard’s Harbinger of the Storm
and Alan Campbell’s Sea of Ghosts
It also has fiction and poetry from Allen Ashley, Jan Edwards, Douglas J. Ogurek, Eric Boman, Adrian Stumpp, Gavin B. Nash, Adam Walter, Rick Kleffel, J. R. Salling, Clint Smith, Michael Kelly, Annie Neugebaur and James Brogden.
There is plenty of non-fiction from, amongst others, Ramsey Campbell, John Llewllyn Probert, Mark Morris, Mary Danby and Mike Barrett. Scores of reviews: books; films; graphic novels; audiobooks.
Available in paperback and Kindle edition.
May 20, 2011
Artwork by Tomislav Tikulin
I’ll have a few reviews in this unless I’m very much mistaken. Available mid-to-late June — join the BFS and get your copy. Or not. It’s a free world, at least when it comes to things like this.
It already has a thread on the BFS forum.
April 11, 2011
The British Fantasy Awards longlist can be found here. Patrick Samphire’s Camelot (Interzone 230) and Nina Allan’s Flying in the Face of God (Interzone 227) are both nominated for best short fiction, Andy Cox and TTA Press are nominated for best small press, and Daniele Serra (responsible for the cover of the Spring 2011 BFS Journal) is nominated for best artist. Well done to them and to everyone else.
April 5, 2011
- Artwork by Daniele Serra
Out now from the BFS and edited by Peter Coleborn, Andrew Hook, Ian Hunter, David A. Riley, Chrisopher Teague, Craig Lockley, Mathew F. Riley and Jay Eales. Fiction and poetry from Darren J. Guest, Sam Verrall, Terry Grimwood, William H. Wandless, C.E. Hyun, Allen Ashley, Mike Chinn, Rebbecca Anne Renner, Sarah Doyle, Stephen Bacon, Scott E. Green, Sam Stone, Stuart Hughes, Murray Ewing and me (Doctor Dark); non-fiction from Mike Barret, Ramsey Campbell, John Llewellyn Probert, Mark Morris, Rod Rees, Lou Morgan and others; artwork from Daniele Serra and David Bezzina.
It includes another favourable review of Music for another World, this time from Mario Guslandi. He says the standouts are from Jill Zeller (“delightful”) and Susan Lanigan (“masterful”) and also singles out the stories by Cyril Simsa (“delightful”), Vincent Lauzon (“a nice fantasy”), Andrew Hook and Gavin Inglis.
March 24, 2011
Artwork by Daniele Serra
Scheduled to be published in the first week of April by the BFS in hardback with an electronic edition to follow.