Clarkesworld Stories on the 2012 Locus Recommended Reading List

I am very proud to announce the that following Clarkesworld stories and novelettes have been selected for the 2012 Locus Recommended Reading list:

Congratulations to everyone on this year’s list!

Year’s Best Picks from Clarkesworld

After a distressing trip to the electro-cardiologist (stats can be frightening), I decided that I needed to focus on some good news, so here is a list of the 2012 Clarkesworld stories that have been selected for year’s best anthologies:

The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Thirtieth Annual Collection, Gardner Dozois ed.

The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Seven, Jonathan Strahan ed.

The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2013 Edition, Rich Horton ed.

Clarkesworld Stories on the Locus Recommended Reading List

The Locus Magazine 2010 Recommended Reading List is in their current issue. Several stories from Clarkesworld Magazine made the cut:

NOVELETTES

SHORT STORY

Congratulations to all!  I think this may have been our best showing ever.

For those that care… I’m currently working on my annual analysis of the short fiction category and should have that data and more for you today or tomorrow. First impression: this may be the first year that online magazines dominated the category.

September Issue of Clarkesworld Magazine

The September issue of Clarkesworld Magazine is now online. If you like what we do, please consider participating in our citizenship drive by making a a donation, purchasing a book or an ebook.

FICTION
The Cull by Robert Reed
The Cull (AUDIO VERSION) by Robert Reed, read by Kate Baker
Paper Cradle by Stephen Gaskell

NONFICTION
Steel is not Enough: The Lives and Times of Magnus, Robot Fighter by Bill Spangler
To See Beyond the Points of View: A Conversation with Karin Lowachee by Jeremy L. C. Jones
Each Facet Intensely: A Conversation with Angela Slatter by Jeremy L. C. Jones

COVER ART
Honeycomb by Julie Dillon

On the 15th of September, our podcast will feature Paper Cradle by Stephen Gaskell

 
The Kindle edition of this issue will be available from Amazon later this week, but EPUB (Sony/Apple/Nook/etc.) and MOBI (Kindle/Mobipocket) are available now from the Wyrm Publishing ebookstore.