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Space Travel for SF Writers

Hot off the presses from ReAnimus Press! Space Travel - A Science Fiction Writer's Guide— An indispensible tool for all SF writers that explains the science you need to help you make your fiction plausible. (Also via Amazon)

The Sigil Trilogy

If you're looking for an amazing, WOW! science fiction story, check out THE SIGIL TRILOGY. This is — literally — one of the best science fiction novels I've ever read.


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ReAnimus Acquires Advent!

ReAnimus Press is pleased to announce the acquisition of the legendary Advent Publishers! Advent is now a subsidiary of ReAnimus Press, and we will continue to publish Advent's titles under the Advent name. Advent was founded in 1956 by Earl Kemp and others, and has published the likes of James Blish, Hal Clement, Robert Heinlein, Damon Knight, E.E. "Doc" Smith, and many others. Advent's high quality titles have won and been finalists for several Hugo Awards, such as The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy and Heinlein's Children. Watch this space for ebook and print editions of all of Advent's current titles!

Book Recommendation

THE SIGIL TRILOGY: The universe is dying from within... "Great stuff... Really enjoyed it." — SFWA Grandmaster Michael Moorcock

Announcing ReAnimus Press

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Standings for Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Stories

1. P'sall Senji, Arthur M. Doweyko, Pulp Empire, [link][comments]

2. Fae for A Day, Teel James Glenn, Weird Tales Magazine, [link]
3. Worm, Steve Foreman, Gypsy Shadow Publishing, [link][comments]
4. Canis Major, Melissa Crory, The Were-Traveler, [link][comments]
4. A Tale More True, Steven R. Southard, Gypsy Shadow Publishing, [link]
5. A Man Named Klaus, Violetta Antcliff, Gypsy shadow Publishing, [link][comments]
6. Recov, Helen Henderson, Author, [link][comments]
6. Diamonds From The Roughage, L.J. Holmes, MuseItUp Publishing, [link]
7. Crystal Quest, Joy V. Smith, WolfSinger Publications, [link]
8. Ezekiel's Wheel, Adam Byrn Tritt, Smithcraft Press, [link][comments]
8. Stranger at the Hell Gate, Ash Krafton, Wild Rose Press, [link]
9. Spellslinger, Marva Dasef, KDP, [link]
10. Forbid My Heart, Kayelle Allen, Loose Id, [link]
10. Of Christmas Present, Thomm Quackenbush, KDP, [link]

11. Brown V. The Martians, J A Campbell, Science Fiction Trails, [link]
11. Make Way for Utopia, Scott M. Sandridge, The End Was Not the End: Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy Tales, from Seventh Star Press, [link]
11. Hell Bent, Janet Morris, Perseid Press, [link]
11. Captain Quasar and the Pestiferous Pirates of Narvana 6, Milo James Fowler, Every Day Fiction, [link]
11. Jerks, John McIlveen, NECON books, [link][comments]
11. The Problem on P3, J. Richard Jacobs, Twisted Tails VII: Irreverence from Double Dragon Publishing, [link]
12. Change Partners, James Hartley, MuseItUp Publishing, [link]
12. Spark, Mickey Hunt, 365 Tomorrows, [link][comments]
12. Dorothy's Datdreams of Oz, James Hartley, Smashwords, [link]
12. Galleys Between - Recovery, Jodi Lee, self, [link]
12. The Blue Celeb, Desmond Warzel, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, [link]
12. Genesis Refraction, J. Richard Jacobs, Perihelion Science Fiction, [link]
12. Matrix Crystal Hunters, Janice Seagraves, Author, [link]

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