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2009 Magazines Directory


This page lists new SFFH magazine issues seen by Locus Online.

Date in parentheses at paragraph end is date seen or received.


New SF/F/H Magazine Issues seen : mid April 2009
posted 24 April 2009

Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Vol. 129 No. 6, June 2009, $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Michael Carroll
• Near-monthly (10 times/year) magazine of science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited by Stanley Schmidt
• Website:
• Message Board:

• The cover art is by Michael Carroll for his nonfiction article "Futuropolis: How NASA Plans to Create a Permanent Presence on te Moon".
• Fiction in this issue consists of novelettes by Harry Turtledove, Stephen L. Burns, Howard V. Hendrix, and Donald Moffitt, and short stories by James Van Pelt, Craig DeLancey, and Richard A. Lovett.
• Departments include Stanley Schmidt's editorial, "Signs of Respect"; a "Biolog" by Richard A. Lovett about Craig DeLancey; "The Alternate View" column by Jeffery D. Kooistra, Odds and Ends #4; and a Reference Library book review column by Don Sakers, covering titles by Paul Melko, Greg Bear, Nancy Kress, and others; plus "Brass Tacks" letters from readers, and Anthony Lewis' "Upcoming Events".

(Fri 17 Apr 2009)


Asimov's Science Fiction

• Vol. 33 No. 6 (whole #401), June 2009, $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Catmando/
• Near-monthly (10 times/year) SF magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Website:
• Message Board:

• This June issue features the 25th annual story by James Patrick Kelly, "Going Deep" (excerpted online), and other novelettes by Tom Purdom and Chris Willrich, plus short stories by John Alfred Taylor, Eric Brown, and Sandra McDonald, and poetry by Robert Frazier, Mark Rich, and Kendall Evans & David C. Kopaska-Merkel.
• Departments include Sheila Williams' editorial on James Patrick Kelly, Robert Silverberg's "Reflections" column, In the Bush of Ghosts, James Patrick Kelly's "On the Net" column, Mind the Gap, and a salute to Kelly in a Thought Experiments feature by "divers hands" including Connie Willis, Karen Joy Fowler, Bruce Sterling, and others; and book reviews by Peter Heck, covering titles by Greg Bear and others.
• The latest movie reviews by John E. Rogers, Jr., special to the website, cover Watchmen and Coraline.

(Fri 17 Apr 2009)



• Issue XXIV, April 2009, £2.75, 55pp, cover art by S Cerulean
• Quarterly UK SF magazine, edited by Ian Redman
• Website:

• This issue, named Iocaste after the 24th moon of Jupiter, has fiction by David Conyers, Gustavo Bondoni, Andrew Knighton, A.J. Kirby, James McCormick, and Gareth D Jones.
• The issue can be ordered individually from the magazine's back issues page.

(Sat 18 Apr 2009)


Mythic Delirium

• Issue 20, Winter/Spring 2009, $6.50, 40pp, cover art by Tim Mullins
• Bi-annual poetry magazine since 1998; published and edited by Mike Allen
• Website:

• This special 10th anniversary issue features a poem by Neil Gaiman, plus contributions from regulars Sonya Taaffe, Darrell Schweitzer, G.O. Clark, Deborah P Kolodji, and from many others.
• The Mythic Delirium site highlights this anniversary issue, with links to the complete table of contents and an image of the wraparound cover art.

(Fri 17 Apr 2009)


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