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Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – celebrating International Women’s Day

8pm Thursday 11th March 2021 Marking International Women's Day the science fictional way. And launching the pilot issue of Shoreline of Infinity Monthly. Host: Laura Lam Music: Kirsty Heggie Words:...

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Shoreline of Infinity Event Horizon – Jane Yolen and The Last Robot

8pm Thursday 11th February 2021 Join Jane Yolen and the Shoreline team as we proudly publish and launch her short collection, The Last Robot. Poems, will be read, chat will...

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Shoreline of Infinity 19

New stories from: Tony Ballantyne and Chris Beckett, Anya Ow, Davide Mana, Gregory A. Austin, Hûw Steer, Mariah Montoya, Sherry Shahan, Teika Marija Smits, Raman Mundair, C.S. Simpson and Ian Watson

SF poetry from: F. J. Bergmann, Karen Dennison, Finola Scott

The winning stories from our Flash Fiction Competition

SF Caledonia: Laura Lam

Ruth EJ Booth

Book Reviews

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The Last Robot, and Other Science Fiction Poems

Birthed in the body shop,
polished by the nurse,
it rests in your arm
without movement or thought,
until you speak.

— from ‘Robot Baby’

Jane Yolen has won the Science Fiction Writers of America Grand Master award, plus two Nebulas. She is also a GrandMaster of the World Fantasy Association and a Grandmaster of the Science Fiction Poetry Association. 

From her vast collection of poetry she has written over many years, Jane has chosen some of her favourite science fiction poems for us to publish in this wee collection.

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Tobi Ogundiran on the BSFA Awards Shortlist

We're very pleased to announce that Tobi Ogundiran was voted onto the BSFA (British Science Fiction Association) shortlist for his story in Shoreline of Infinity 18.

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Shoreliners on the BSFA Awards Longlists

We're very pleased to announce that seven Shoreline of Infinity contributors have made it to the BSFA (British Science Fiction Association) Longlists.

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After the Plague – Short Story Competition for Scottish Writers

Cymera, Scotland’s Festival of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Writing and Shoreline of Infinity, Scotland’s award-winning science fiction magazine are teaming up again to host our short story competition in...

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The Winners! Flash Fiction Competition for Shoreline of Infinity Readers 2020

Announcing the winners of the annual flash fiction competition for 2020!

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Just One Day To Publish MILK

At 10pm GMT tomorrow night our campaign comes to an end and we’ll know whether MILK will see the light of day. There are a few pledges still trickling in...

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7 Days To Publish MILK

There are only seven days left for you to support the publication of our latest project, the graphic novel MILK by comkic artist Stref. We've added three more rewards for...

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Previous issues

Shoreline of Infinity 18

Spotlight on BAME science fiction New stories from: Feng Gooi, Tobi Ogundiran, Prashanth Srivatsa, K.M. McKenzie, Asith Pallemulla, D.A. Xiaolin Spires, Zen Cho SF poetry from: Jeda...

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Shoreline of Infinity 17

New stories from: Bo Balder, S.A.M. Rundell, Brian M. Milton, dave ring, Jeremy Nelson, Peyman Saremian, Raymond W Gallacher Winners...

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Shoreline of Infinity 16

Nominated again (after winning last year!) for the British Fantasy Society Best Magazine/Journal of the year New Science fiction stories...

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Books and Publications

Umbrellas of Edinburgh

Edited by Russell Jones & Claire Askew.  This landmark anthology showcases Edinburgh in the modern day, with poems and short stories inspired by its renowned and lesser-known locations. It contains...

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A Practical Guide to the Resurrected

Medicine is advancing at a breakneck pace. Genome editing, lab-grown organs and advanced bionics are all on the horizon - our lives are going to change dramatically. We'll live longer,...

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Scotland in Space

Creative Visions and Critical Reflections on Scotland’s Space Futures Edited by Deborah Scott and Simon Malpas With a foreword by Ken MacLeod Take a bunch of science fiction writers, scientists,...

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Latest Reviews

It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? by Adam Roberts

It’s the End of the World: But What Are We Really Afraid Of? Adam Roberts 288 pages Elliott & Thompson Review by Ken MacLeod No one would have believed in...

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To Sleep in a Sea of Stars, by Christopher Paolini

To Sleep in a Sea of Stars Christopher Paolini 878 pages Tor Review by Andrew Chidwick Ever since the days of Tolkien, maps have been a beloved staple of the...

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One Love Chigusa by Soji Shimada

One Love ChigusaSoji Shimada (Author), David Warren (Translator)Red Circle, 115 pagesReview by Noel Chidwick You’ve had a major motorbike accident, and your body is ripped to pieces. You’re salvaged, and most of your body...

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