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Critters is 25!

This November, Critters is 25 years old! Wow! Thanks so much to all of you, who've made it such a resounding success!

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New Book from a Critter Member

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The Sigil Trilogy

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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!

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Standings for category: shortstory

1. Dude Looks Llike a Lady, Jack Greene, Phaze, [link]
2. Fly, Rissa Watkins, Twin Trinity Media, [link]
3. The Right to Remain Silent, Debbi Mack, The Back Alley, [link]
4. Kissy Face, Cindy Rosmus, Beat to a Pulp, [link]
5. A Song for Andre, David J. Rank, Apollo's Lyre, [link]
6. My Lord Baltimore, MC Scout, Whiskey Creek Press Torrid, [link]
7. To Delight in Mahler, Jay Faulkner, Long Story Short, [link]
7. Pieces of a Rainbow, Maria Savva, Rose And Freedom Books, [link]
8. Scrooge Screwed, Jon Dalton, Captiva Press, Placida Publishing, [link]
9. Jasper, Lucinda Gunnin, Twin Trinity Media, [link]




10. Liberation via Pen, Cate Masters, Wild Child Publishing, [link]
11. Bells, Vonnie Winslow Crist, Echelon Press, [link]
11. Third Rail, Giselle Renarde, lyd Alterotica, [link]
11. Christmas Magic, Adelle Laudan, Red Rose Publishing, [link]
11. Aiyana's Affair With Mother Nature, TreSart L. Sioux, Logical-Lust, [link]
12. Brotherly Love, J.E. Seymour, Beat to a Pulp, [link]
12. The Sour Aftertaste of Olive Lemon, Catherine Gardner, Bucket O Guts, [link]
12. Seven and Four, Lucien E. G. Spelman, The Boston Literary Magazine, [link]
13. At the Fork in the Road, Mark Chorna, Apollo's Lyre, [link]
13. Crucified, Adelle Laudan, The WIld Rose Press, [link]
14. Tell Me a Lie, Ronna Gage, Freya's Bower, [link]
14. In Sleeping Beauty's Bed: Erotic Fairy Tales, Mitzi Szereto, Cleis Press, [link]
14. Pink: Dolorosa, Syd McGinley, Torquere
14. Holiday Hell House, Christle Gray, Sapphire Blue Publishing, [link]
14. Mated to a Wolf, Marisa Chenery, Liquid Silver Books, [link]
14. Candy Kisses, Kissa Starling, Renaissance Publishing, [link]
14. A Man in a Kilt, Helen E. H. Madden, Logical-Lust, [link]
14. The London Eye, Gay Degani, Every Day Fiction, [link]
14. The Snow Queen, Erastes, MLR Press, [link]
15. Boiling Point, Alessia Brio, Purple Prosaic, [link]
15. Sighted Brother, Deborah J Ledford, Gulf Coast Writers Association, [link]
16. Christmas In Mexico, Jennifer Shumate, Word Riot, [link]
16. Sublimity in Turquiose Blue, Rae Bryant, Farrago's Wainscot, [link]
16. Sunset on Ramree, Robert Appleton, Eternal Press, [link]
16. Collecting Dreams, Heather S. Ingemar, Drollerie Press, [link]
16. A Pint Light, Devon Rhodes, Total E Bound, [link]
16. The Red Jacket, Rita Hestand, Smashwords, [link]
16. With Love, Casanova, Jesse Fox, Dark Roast Press, [link]
16. Her Last, Valerie J. Patterson, Eternal Press, [link]
17. The Portrait, Judith B. Glad, Uncial Press, [link]
17. Elvis and the Ajax Lady, Jennifer Shumate, Pindeldyboz, [link]
17. Water's Edge, Sarah Hilary, Every Day Fiction, [link]
17. Sister Golden Hair Surprise and the Cruiser, Linda Palmer, Wild Horse Press, [link]
17. Noella's Gift , Donica Covey, Champagne Books , [link]
17. Angels in the Landfill, Carlynn, iUniverse, [link]
17. The Good Boy, Jay Faulkner, Apollo's Lyre, [link]
17. Crocodile Elvis, Quentin R. Bufogle, The Las Vegas Weekly , [link]
17. St. Fools Day, Billy Burgess, Stories for Children Magazine, [link]
17. Porcelain, Jess C Scott, Word Riot, [link]
17. Discharged, Stephen D. Rogers, Thrilling Detective, [link]
17. Syzygy, Billy O'Callaghan, Cezanne's Carrot, [link]
17. Suddenly Speaking, Ray Vukcevich, Flash Fiction Online, [link]
17. Bunduki's Lament, Kerry-lyn Witherspoon, InkSpotter Publishing - The Communal Desk, [link]
17. Scavenger, Ajay Vishwanathan, Bartleby Snopes, [link]
17. The Beautiful Move In Curves, Elizabeth Black, Xcite Books, [link]
17. Special Gifts, Lois Carroll, Echelon Press LLC, [link]
17. Neighbors, Elizabeth Black, Torquere Press, [link]

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