Stories by Edward Willett, Robert Runte, Robert Dawson, and Noah JD Chinn in the Summer of Sci-Fi & Fantasy anthology!

With stories from SF Canada members Edward Willett, Robert Runte, Robert Dawson, and Noah JD Chinn, the Summer of Sci-Fi & Fantasy: Volume One is “a treasure trove of speculative fiction that is sure to excite and captivate even the fussiest of goblins”.

Blast into this black hole of literature, and experience an exciting, lengthy escape with some of the best short stories on the market today. In this volume, we have included 23 stories from 23 very different authors. Whether you love summoned demons on New York subways, a dystopian civilization’s transformation into living, breathing plants, or the discovery of new worlds complete with lost-in-translation space battles with aliens, we have something for everyone.

Published by Saskatoon-based The Author’s Hand. Get a copy today!

News from Jean-Louis Trudel!

SF Canada member Jean-Louis Trudel has been busy lately!

Along with some story acceptances (watch for their release in the coming months!), his poem, “Summer Encroaching, Winter Yielding”, published in Little Blue Marble, was nominated for a Rhysling Award and will be reprinted in this year’s anthology:

And his academic paper on SF dramaturgy in Québec was the runner-up for this year’s Jamie Bishop Award for non-English-language SF scholarship!

Find out more about Jean-Louis at culturedesfuturs.blogspot.com

Congratulations, Jean-Louis!

New publications by Alexander Zelenyj!

SF member Alexander Zelenyj is pleased to announce that an expanded German language edition of his 2019 mini-collection Animals of the Exodus (originally published by Eibonvale Press) has been released by Germany’s WhiteTrain Press under the title Tiere des Exodus.

As well, a compendium of Alexander’s short fiction, These Long Teeth of the Night: The Best Short Stories 1999 – 2019, is about to be published by Fourth Horseman Press.

Find more of Alexander’s fiction at his website: alexanderzelenyj.com

New book in Krista Wallace’s Gatekeeper fantasy series!

The second book in SF Canada member Krista Wallace’s Gatekeeper fantasy series, Gatekeeper’s Deception I – Deceiver, is being published this week!

An uncanny escape, a gift from a dead warrior, a shocking message for Kyer’s ears only, all sow suspicions …

Gatekeeper’s Deception I – Deceiver is available at books2read.com/kristawallace — and be sure to watch for the 3rd book to be released in June!

Find out more about Krista at her website and her podcast.

Nina Munteanu and Solarpunk!

SF Canada member Nina Munteanu’s article “Why Eco-Fiction Will Save the World–from Cli-Fi to Solarpunk” appeared this month in the inaugural issue of Solarpunk Magazine.
Solarpunk’s podcast “Solarpunk Futures” recently did an interview with Nina entitled “Imagining A New World” in which they talked about water, blurring the lines between fiction and nonfiction and the idea of an author’s responsibility to their community of readers.
Congratulations, Nina!